Catherine Attaway Wicker, 87, 2786 Vistawood Road, died Monday, February 16, 2015 at Kershaw Health Hospital in Camden, SC.
Catherine Attaway Wicker passed away peacefully on Monday, February 16, 2015 surrounded by loved ones. Born in Newberry County and later a resident of Camden, SC, Catherine moved in Rock Hill in 1992. Here, she was an active member of Oakdale Baptist Church where she enjoyed volunteering within the church at the Food Bank and serving the Lord. She participated in multiple mission trips to Costa Rica, helping to spread God’s word and build churches across several communities. She also had a love for crocheting, cooking, and gardening. Her faith and her family remained the two most important parts of her life, as she spread love and happiness everywhere that she went. She will be remembered for her passionate love for Christ, warm smile, and gentle soul.
She is survived by one son, Dean Wicker (Debra); three daughters, Debra Belk Haynes (Leon), Wendy Nobles (Ronnie Smith), and Sandra Wicker; one brother, John Wayne Attaway (Luther Mae); two sisters, Jeanette Streetman and Rachael Meetze; 4 grandchildren, Miranda Tillman (Jody), Crystal Rabon (James), Brandi Amerson, and Lorin Wicker (Chris Driver); and 7 great grandchildren, Ashley Tillman, Luke Tillman, James Rabon Jr., Tristen Rabon, Jacob Rabon, Joshua Catoe Jr., and Savanna Catoe.
Mrs. Wicker was preceded in death by her parents, James Attaway and Carrie Barnes Attaway; one brother, James T. Attaway; and two sisters, Janice Garrison and Dot Longshore.
Funeral services will be held at 2:00PM on Friday, February 20th at Oakdale Baptist Church, officiated by Pastor Joey Deese, with a graveside service to follow at Grandview Memorial Park. The family will receive visitors from 6:00-7:30PM on Thursday, February 19th at Greene Funeral Home (Northwest).
Memorials may be made to Oakdale Baptist Church, www.oakdalebaptist.org, 1249 Oakdale Road, Rock Hill, SC 29730, (803) 327-7972
Condolences may be made to www.greenefuneralhome.net.