LOUISBURG - Cathy Gilliam Cantwell, 64, died Tuesday morning, Sept. 30, 2014. A memorial service will be held 11 a.m. Thursday, Oct. 2, in the chapel of Strickland Funeral Home. The family will receive friends immediately following the service.
She was preceded in death by her father, Hertlee O. Gilliam, and her stepson, Richard D. Cantwell.
Surviving: husband, Richard P. Cantwell; sons, Shane (Caroline) Phelps of Youngsville, Travis (Niki) Phelps; mother, Hazel S. Gilliam, all of Louisburg; stepdaughter, Tammy (Keith) Clary of Picayune, MS; sisters, Doris (Richard) Collins of Angier; Janet (Harris) Spencer, Tammy (Jimmy) Harris; brother Johnnie (Helen) Gilliam, all of Louisburg; three grandchildren; and four step-grandchildren.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Cedar Rock First Baptist Church, Cathy G. Cantwell Memorial Fund, 4879 NC Hwy. 56 E., Castalia, NC 27816.
Arrangements are by Strickland Funeral Home & Crematory, Louisburg, www.stricklandfuneralhome.net.