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Catheron Upson

June 18, 2012

Catheron Upson, 84, of Borger, died Thursday, June 14, 2012 in Borger.
Services will be 2 p.m. Tuesday, June 19, 2012, at the Minton Memorial Chapel with Pastor Shawn Dunigan of Fellowship Baptist Church officiating. Interment will follow in the “Garden of Love” at Westlawn Memorial Park under the direction of Minton Chatwell Funeral Directors of Borger.
Catheron was born Oct. 19, 1927, in Blackhawk, La., and was a Borger resident since 1944, coming from Port Arthur. She married Ross M. Upson Oct. 27, 1943, in Koontz. Catheron was former manager of several 7-11 convenient stores in the Borger area, and then became owner operator of Ross’ Roost at Lake Meredith, and four way. She was a Presbyterian, and member of the Borger, Dumas, and Fort Clark Springs Art Club. Catheron loved to do genealogy and being with her family.
Survivors include her daughter Trudy Nash and husband Jim of Borger, a brother Dr. Fritz Lancaster and wife JoAnn of Ferriday, La., five grandchildren, Andrew Thompson of Borger, Ross Thompson of Lubbock, Ami Parrish of Washington D.C., Jimmy Nash of Amarillo, Jennifer Mull of Knoxville, Tennessee, and 13 great-grandchildren.
Catheron was preceded in death by her husband on Dec. 24, 1996; parents, Fred Lancaster, Mathilde Lancaster, Nancy Lancaster, one brother, and one sister.
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