Emmaleen Catoe Lucas

Emmaleen Catoe Lucas
Jul/20/1929 – Feb/20/2022


Emmaleen Catoe was born on 20 Jul 1929 in Kershaw, South Carolina, USA as the first child of Hollis Lewis Catoe and Ola Fannie Hicks Catoe.


Emmaline Cato was counted in the census on 25 Apr 1930 in Pleasant Hill, Lancaster, South Carolina, USA, as a 1-year-old, female, single, white, daughter. Also in the home was her father, Hollis Cato; her mother, Ola Cato; and her siblings; Ola Cato, Helen Cato, James Cato, Hollis Cato, Jr, Harvey Cato, and Jack Cato.


Emmaline Catoe was counted in the census in 22 Apr 1940 in Spring Hill, Lee, South Carolina, USA, as a 10-year-old, female, single, white, daughter. Also in the home was her father, Hollis Catoe; her mother, Ola Catoe; and her siblings; Helen Catoe, James Catoe, Hollis Catoe, Harvey Catoe, Jack Cato and Janet Catoe, Stanley Catoe, and Olin Catoe.


When she was 20, she married John Lee Lucas on 21 Dec 1949 in Kershaw, South Carolina, USA.


She died on 20 Feb 2022. She was buried on 26 Feb 2022 in Camden, Kershaw, South Carolina, USA at Malvern Hill Baptist Church Cemetery.

Obituary of Emmaleen Catoe Lucas

A graveside service honoring the life of Emmaleen Catoe Lucas, 92, will be held Saturday, February 26, 2022 at 1:00 p.m. in Malvern Hill Baptist Church Cemetery. In lieu of flowers memorials may be made to Hermitage Baptist Church or Malvern Hill Baptist Church.

            Mrs. Lucas was born in Kershaw, SC, to the late Hollis Catoe and Ola Fannie Catoe, on July 20, 1929. She spent the majority of her life as a homemaker. She enjoyed knitting, crocheting and puzzles books. She was an organizer and started the Antioch School Reunion years ago. Mrs. Lucas was member of Hermitage Baptist Church, and enjoyed reading her bible.

            She was survived by her foster son, Jean Dunlap; daughters, Cathy Faulkenberry of Camden and Carolyn Lucas of Columbia; 10 grandchildren; 14 great-grandchildren; and 2 great-great-grandchildren.

            She was predeceased by her beloved husband, John Lee Lucas; son, Danny Lucas; parents, Hollis Catoe and Ola Catoe; brothers, Halet Catoe, James Catoe, Harvey Catoe, Buster Catoe, Jack Catoe,  Stanley Catoe, and Olin Cecil Catoe; and sisters, Janet Rogers and Helen Baker.


1:00 pm
Saturday, February 26, 2022
Malvern Hill Baptist Church Cemetery
1514 Malvern Hill Drive
Camden, South Carolina, United States

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