Rosemary Louise (Fischer) Cauthron, age 97 of Paris, Arkansas passed from this life to be with the Lord on April 1, 2017, in Paris surrounded by her family.
Rosemary was born July 7, 1919, in Paris to Charles G. and Josephine (Zimmer) Fischer. She was married Feb. 12, 1941 in Pulaski County to Truman E. Cauthron.
Rosemary was foremost a devoted wife, mother and homemaker. She was a lifelong member of St. Joseph Catholic Church and a current member and past president of the St. Joseph Mothers’ Society. She was a member, past president and treasurer of the Catholic War Veterans Society. She also served as secretary to the Logan County Treasurer for 10 years. Rosemary was also co-owner/ bookkeeper for Quality Cleaners in Paris.
She is preceded in death by her parents Charles G. Fischer and Josephine (Zimmer) Fischer; her husband of 50 years Truman E. Cauthron; three brothers, William, Gehard and Joe Fischer; five sisters, Cecelia Hensen, Catherine Floren, Marie Erman, Jean Wahl and Josephine A. Fischer.
Rosemary is survived by her five children: Mary Jiles of Sallisaw, Oklahoma, Carolyn Johnson and husband Fred of Rogers, Arkansas, Jim Cauthron and wife Wanda of Paris, Arkansas, Sharon Gattis of Morrison Bluff, Arkansas and T.J. Cauthron and wife Rene’ of Paris, Arkansas; eleven grandchildren and many great-grandchildren, nieces and nephews.
Visitation will be held on Wednesday, April 5, 2017 from 6 p.m. until 7:30 p.m. followed by a Rosary starting at 7:30 at Roller Funeral Home Chapel in Paris
Funeral Mass will be held on Thursday, April 6, 2017 at 10 a.m. at St. Joseph Catholic Church in Paris with burial in the St. Joseph Catholic Cemetery under the direction of Roller Funeral Home in Paris. Online guestbook www.rollerfuneralhomes.com/paris
Pallbearers will be Jason Cauthron, Jon Jiles, Mark Johnson, Jonathan McKnight, Jody Fischer and Steven Shedrick.
Honorary pallbearers are her loving caregivers: Sharon K. Lee, Ada Dalton, Carolyn Phillips, Sue Walker, Dianne Needham and Area Agency Hospice.
In lieu of flowers please make a memorial donation to the St. Joseph’s Mother Society or St. Joseph Catholic School.