ORLEANS – Cathy Jo McFarland, 63, passed away Monday, April 13, 2020, at her residence.
Born May 10, 1956, in Lawrence County, she was the daughter of Cecil Melton and Janet (Jenkins) Eagan. She married Steven Dwight McFarland June 3, 1994, and he preceded her in death January 1, 2012.
Cathy was employed at Big Lots many years and was a member of Orleans Christian Church. She enjoyed being with her grandkids and watching their sports events. Cathy graduated from Bedford High School in 1974.
Michelle (Russell) Ingle of Orleans
Mary Ann (Larry) Knight of Orleans
JoAnn (Ryan) Nicholas of Orleans
Ashley (Wayne) Holt of Orleans
Cody (Jenilee) White of Garland, Texas
Cameron and Gage Holt, R. J., Dustin, Brandon, and Caleb Ingle, Autumn Grissom, Alyssa Fullen, Bryan, Brandon, and Brooklyn Knight, John Luttrell, Breanna and Hanna Shaw, Conner, Nathaniel, and Talecea Nicholas, Marleigh Richey, Mia and Belle White, Savannah McVicker, and Mason White
Jada Wilder, Haizleigh Archer, Aria, Addison, and Rose Ingle
Mike Eagan of Bedford
Timmy (Cindy) Melton of Paoli
Rosemary (Boyd) Godsey of Bedford
Donna (Jeff) Richie of North Carolina
Tina (Mike) Beedie of Bedford
Diana Starr of Bedford
Lori Gorman of Bedford
Cindy (Rod) Curren of Mitchell
Tammy (Keith) Bowling of Orleans
Her mother; husband; son, Michael White; and great granddaughter, Braelyn Hendley, preceded her in death.
Graveside service will be Thursday, April 16, at Fairview Cemetery with Pastor Mike Hester officiating. A memorial service will be at a later date with Pastor Tom Bostic officiating.