Catherine B. Faile of Spartanburg, SC went home to be with her Lord and Savior Monday, January 29, 2018 after fighting the good fight. Catherine was born September 13, 1932 in Columbia, SC and has been a longtime resident of Spartanburg, SC. She is survived by her daughter, Catherine Neal of Liberty, SC; son and daughter in law, Randy and Trellise Faile of Cumming, GA; grandchildren Catelyn Neal, Matthew Neal, Alexandra (Charlie) Vroon, Brindley Faile; great grandchildren Evelyn and Wilkes Vroon; brother Walter (Virginia) Browning; sister Betty (Rene) Derrick; and beloved nieces and nephews. Catherine was preceded in death by her husband, Harrison Randolph Faile, Sr. and her parents Walter Beyard and Nettie Fulmer Browning, Sr.
Catherine was a 1950 Irmo High School graduate and was an avid tennis player in Spartanburg well into her 70’s. She retired from Federal Land Bank, sang in Yesterday’s Teens Mission Choir at First Baptist Spartanburg and was active in the Young at Heart Sunday School Class. Catherine was dearly loved by friends and family and will be greatly missed.
Memorial Services will be held Sunday, February 4, 2018 at First Baptist Church, Spartanburg, SC at 2:00 in Davis Chapel with a reception to follow. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Open Eyes Ministries, P.O. Box 52104 Knoxville, TN 37950-2104 or First Baptist Church (Yesterday’s Teens Ministry Choir) 250 East Main Street, Spartanburg, SC 29306
Ingram Funeral Home & Crematory, Cumming, Georgia is in charge of arrangements.