Mary Catherine Chason, 89, of Marianna went home to be with the Lord on Friday March 18, 2022 at her home surrounded by family. She was born on October 3, 1932 in Walton County, Florida, the daughter of Jeffie and Maebelle Floyd. Catherine was a loving wife, mother, grandmother, sister and dearly loved her entire family. She found joy in being a homemaker, gardening and was an amazing Southern cook.
Catherine was beloved by her friends and family and will be deeply missed. Catherine is preceded in death by her loving husband, Ernest; her parents; brothers J.C. Floyd, Lloyd Floyd, and Homer Floyd and sisters Malinda Melvin and Ann Campbell Hunt.
She has survived by her daughters Sherry Baber and Carol Chason of Marianna and son Garry Chason (wife Glenda) of Sneads Florida , two brothers Jimmy Floyd and Edward Floyd , and three sisters Sarah Barton, Billy Manning and Lucy Truett Granddaughter Lori Baber Conrad (husband Brett) of Dothan Alabama, grandsons Michael Baber (wife Michelle) of Graceville, Florida and Brandon Chason (wife Abbi) of Sneads Florida, great grandchildren David and Dean Baber, Marcus Whittington, Lili and Rowan Chason, and numerous nieces, nephews, sister-in-laws and brother-in-laws.
A graveside service and burial will be at 10 AM, Tuesday, March 22, 2022 at Hasty Pond Baptist Church Cemetery4895 Hasty Pond Road, in Marianna. Rev. Charles Barton will officiate and James and Sikes Funeral Home Maddox Chapel will be directing. The family would especially like to thank all of the caregivers at Emerald Coast Hospice for the amazing care and love shown to our family.