Kenneth David Cathey ,69, passed away peacefully at home Thursday, May 25, 2023. He was born August 8, 1953 in Crossett , Arkansas to Claude and Sovola Cathey.
Kenneth served in the United States Air Force from 1972-1976 and retired from GP Paper Operators in 2014. He enjoyed hunting, fishing, and riding motorcycles.
Preceding him are his parents, his brother Claude “Sonny’ Cathey and his sisters Dorothy Jones and Margie Kruk.
Surviving him are; his wife of 51 years Carolyn Cathey of Crossett, Arkansas, his daughters Margie Cathey and her partner Tasha Jones of Prairieville ,Louisiana , Magan Cathey of Conway, Arkansas. Also surviving him are his sister in law Brenda Adcock, and nieces and nephews; Jesse Adcock, April Forrester, Mickey Joe Jones, and Patty Cathey.
The family would like to give special thanks to Hospice Home Care of Monticello and Martha Ervy for the wonderful care given to Kenneth. Serving as pallbearers are; Mickey Joe Jones, Jessie Adcock, Ronald Donaldson, Ovid Switzer, Sammy Bolin and Jeff Kelly . Honorary pallbearers are; Lane Meeks, Scottie McCoy and Mike Vorhease.
Visitation will be held Monday, May 29, 2023 at Jones Funeral Home in Crossett, Arkansas. Services will follow immediately at 12:00 PM . Burial will be at Pinewood Cemetery under the direction of Jones Funeral Home.
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