Catherine “Cathy” Cagle, 68, of Athens, went to be with the Lord on Friday, Feb. 7, 2020, at her residence. A native of Wisconsin and a resident of McMinn County most of her life, she was the daughter of the late Roy and Catherine Turner Fischer. She was member of Eastanallee Baptist Church and retired from Collins & Aikman. She liked camping and boating and enjoyed many friends. She was preceded in death by one brother, Paul “Tiny” Fischer. Survivors include her husband of 46 years, Kenneth E. Cagle of Athens; two stepsons, Kenny Cagle and Chris Cagle, both of Athens; granddaughters and spouses, Elisha and Dion Miller of Athens, Brittany Cagle of Athens, and Lindsey Cagle of Chattanooga; grandsons and spouses, Blaine and Sierra Cagle of Niota, and Harrell Cagle of Etowah; great-grandsons, Joc Williams, Nolan Cagle, Landon Cagle, and Jayden Cagle; great-granddaughters, Elexus Williams, Calliope Cagle, and Layna Cagle; special nephew, James and Ashley Fischer of Madisonville; brother and sister-in-law, Rick and Barbara Paletta of Albuquerque, N.M.; sister-in-law, Norma Vincent of Athens; stepsisters, Sue and Peter Nielsen of King, N.C., and Lynn and Ken Olsen of King N.C.; and Lee Gidcumb of Salem, Mo. Funeral services will be 7 p.m. Tuesday, Feb. 11, in the chapel of Laycock-Hobbs Funeral Home with Dan Early and the Rev. Van Elkins officiating The graveside will be at 11 a.m. on Wednesday, Feb. 12, at McMinn Memory Gardens. The pallbearers will be James Fischer, David Womack, Tim Hutton, Harrell Cagle, Blain Cagle and Jerry McKinney. The family will receive friends from 5 to 7 p.m. Tuesday at the funeral home before the service. Those unable to attend may send condolences at Laycock-Hobbs Funeral Home of Athens is in charge of arrangements.

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