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Roma Lee Cato

Monday, October 7, 2002

Roma Lee Cato, the daughter of the late Presley and Anna Warren Delay, was born on April 23, 1923, at Swinton and died Oct. 3, 2002, at Southeast Missouri Hospital in Cape Girardeau. Mrs. Cato was a 1940 graduate of Advance High School, and she attended Southeast Missouri State Teachers College. She was a schoolteacher with the Zalma School District for over 20 years, and she was a member of Bethel General Baptist Church near Advance. On March 1, 1946, she was united in marriage to Truman Cato at Cape Girardeau, and he survives of the home. Other survivors include a son, Eddie Cato of Dexter; a daughter, Debbie Dove of Highlandville; and four grandchildren. Two brothers and three sisters preceded her in death. Visitation was held from 5:00 - 8:00 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 5, 2002, at Morgan Funeral Chapel in Advance. Funeral services will be held at 1:30 p.m. today, Sunday, Oct. 6, 2002, at Morgan Funeral Chapel in Advance with Rev. Ray Placher officiating. Interment will follow in Bollinger County Memorial Park in Marble Hill.