Catherine Gardner
Funeral Date: 9/29/2015

Catherine Gardner age 85 of Hampton, AR died Sunday, September 27th at the Medical Center of South Arkansas. She was born December 21st , 1929 in Bastrop, LA a daughter of the late Clyde McDougald and Ressi Hollingsworth McDougald. She was a housewife and homemaker, a member of the Landmark Missionary Baptist Church and the widow of Elzy Druell Gardner whom she married in 1954 and he died in 1979. Also preceding her in death was her infant child, 2 brothers Hoppy McDougald, Charles McDougald and sister Betty Smith. Survivors include a son Jackie Lynn Gardner and spouse Nancy, Bearden, AR and a special step son Allen Reddin, Eldorado, AR. 3 daughters Janet Rose Dopson and spouse James, Hampton, AR; Clara Dopson and spouse Tommy, Hampton, AR and La Donna Waterfield and spouse David, Hampton, AR. A brother Harry McDougald and spouse Carolyn, Many, LA, a sister in law Sharon McDougald, Hermitage, AR. 11 grandchildren and several great-grandchildren and 1 great-great grandchild. Funeral service was 2:00pm Tuesday, September 29th at Frazerís Chapel with Rev. Gene Boyette and Rev. David Inzer officiating. Linda Barrett was organist. Burial in Gravelridge Cemetery by Frazerís Funeral Home. Active pallbearers were David Waterfield, Tommy Dopson, Jason Dopson, J.D. Gardner, Andy Greenlee, J.J. Brian. Honorary pallbearers were Tyler Thomason, Lane Gilbert, T.J. Bell, Toby Spradley and James Bell.



Name: Barbara & Thomas Rice
Message: Children, you have our deepest sympathy. Catherine was a fun, loving and gentle lady! You girls and Jackie did so Much for your mama! She would do anything she could to help her fellow man, woman or child. She was a good person! It was a pleasure and honor to call her my cousin!

Name: Tammy Hensley

Name: Joseph Messina
Message: My condolences and prays are with your family. Dr Messina

Name: Jacqualin McDougald and Jerry Johnson

Name: Toni Carr Miller
Message: My prayers are with you at this time.

Name: Jim Bob McDougald
Message: Janet,Clara,Ladonna,and Jackie: So sorry to hear about Catherine. Wish I could be there.

Name: Donna Sinks Ozment
Message: I am so sorry to hear about Catherine. Praying for God to comfort you.

Name: Donna Usry
Message: Harry, I am so sorry for the loss of your sister. I will keep you and your family in my prayers.

Name: Bob & Laverne Laster

Name: Terri Brian
Message: I was blessed to be the grand daughter of this sweet lady and honored to be holding her hand as she went home to be with our Lord. We all loved her very much.