Catherine Livas 1926-2020

YOUNGSTOWN — Catherine Livas, 93, departed this life Friday, July 3, 2020, at her residence.

Mrs. Livas was born Dec. 8, 1926, in Meigs, Ga., a daughter of Thomas Ross Sr. and Jennie Lewis.

She was a homemaker and a member of Antioch Baptist Church and was a deaconess, on the Mothers Board, Fellowship Committee and Pastors Aide.

She served with Helping Hands and with Classy Ladies. In her spare time ,she enjoyed cooking, decorating and shopping.

She leaves to cherish her memory, her children, Julius ( Sheila) Livas Jr., Gwendolyn ( Bruce) McLaurin, Paulette McCall and John (Avia) Livas; eight grandchildren; five great-grandchildren; two great-great-grandchildren; and a host of other family and friends.

She was preceded in death by her parents, and her husband, the late Julius Livas Sr.

The family will receive friends 10 to 11 a.m. Tuesday, July 14, 2020, at Antioch Baptist Church, where the funeral will begin promptly at 11 a.m.

Social distancing will be upheld. Please wear a mask before entering the building.

The F.D. Mason Memorial Funeral Home, Inc. has been granted the honor to serve the family.

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