Mr. Frank Cato

Mr. Frank Cato, 74, of the Lone Oak Community of Meriwether County, died Monday, Oct. 7, 2013, at West Georgia Medical Center.

Born May 11, 1939, in Meriwether County, Mr. Cato was the son of the late William Frank Cato and Ruby Lucille Dollar Cato. He lived in Meriwether County most of his life, was Baptist by faith, and was a member of Sylvan Masonic Lodge #429 in Sargent. He was employed by William L. Bonnell Company and Franklin Aluminum for several years before starting Cato Contracting, which he operated for 40 years.

Survivors include his daughter and son in-law, Jan and Randall Webb of LaGrange; daughter in-law, Patricia Cato of Hogansville; grandchildren, Wil Cato of Hogansville, Courtney Webb and Maegan Webb of LaGrange; sisters, Pauline and Richard Childs of Woodbury, Miriam and Phillip DeLoach of Sharpsburg; brother, Roger Cato and Sharon Cuddington of Manchester; and a number of nieces, nephews, and cousins. He was preceded in death by his wife, Jeanette Wheelus Cato, and son, Chuck Cato.

Graveside services will be 11 a.m., Wednesday, Oct. 9, in Union Baptist Church Cemetery in the St. Marks Community, with the Rev. Searcy Jackson officiating.

Condolences may be expressed at www.mckibbenfuneralhome.com .

Claude A. McKibben and Sons Funeral Home of Hogansville is in charge of arrangements.



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