Services for Mr. McCathern are Saturday, Nov. 30 at 1 p.m. at New Shiloh Baptist Church. Visitation will be one hour prior to service. Family will receive family and friends at the funeral home Friday from 4-8 p.m.
Robert Jay McCathern, 59, was born Oct. 22, 1954 in Lebanon. He departed this life on Friday, Nov. 22 at Quality Healthcare.
He was preceded in death by his mother, Eliza Mai McCathern; father, Bennie Frank McCathern Sr.; three brothers, Anthony Ward, Jerry Wayne and Jimmy Lee McCathern.
Survivors include Claudine Gaines McCathern ; one aunt, Lucile Johnson; one uncle, Herman (Kim) McCathern ; seven sisters, Vera Branch, Pearl, Robbie and Freddie McCathern, Billie A. (Gene) Stewart, Jennifer D. (Hollis) Bradley and Linda A. (the Rev. Eric ) Brown; two brothers, Bennie F. (Pauline) McCathern, Harold (Regina) McCathern; one sister-in-law, Peggy Ward; one devoted friend, Fannie Ward, and a host of nieces, nephews, cousins and friends.
Neuble Monument Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.