Obituary of Eunice Catterton Funderburk
Eunice Catterton Funderburk, 100, resident of Columbia, passed away peacefully on February 25, 2020.
Born December 27, 1919 in Ridgeland, SC, she was a daughter of the late William Henry and Rosella Cook Catterton. Eunice was a long-time employee with the Mechanical Contractors Association and was the Associate Editor of the Palmetto Piper, a monthly association magazine. She enjoyed gardening, working in her yard and anything outdoors. Her greatest passion was her family. She and LG were very proud of every accomplishment of her children, grandchildren and great grandchildren and loved them unselfishly.
Eunice is survived by a son, Michael Funderburk (Jan) of Spartanburg; a daughter, Janet Derrick (Paul) of Isle of Palms; a granddaughter, Jessica Ervin (Chip) of Columbia; two grandsons, Brent Funderburk (Elizabeth) of New York and Grant Funderburk of Jersey City, NJ; four great grandchildren, Olivia, Graham, Thomas and Tyler; a sister Jeanette Morse of Orlando, FL and many nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by three sisters and two brothers.
Funeral services will be held at 11 AM, Saturday, February 29th at the Thompson Funeral Home Greenlawn Chapel. The family will receive friends at the funeral home from 10 to 11 AM prior to the service. Burial will in Greenlawn Memorial Park.
In lieu of flowers, the family requests that memorials be made to The Shriners Hospital of Greenville, 950 W. Faris Rd, Greenville, SC 29605.
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