Catherine Fraser, age 63 of Brownwood, Texas, died Sunday, Nov. 11, 2007, at Brownwood Regional Medical Center.

Graveside services will be held 11 a.m. Thursday, Nov. 15, 2007, at Greenleaf Cemetery with the Rev. Benny M. Allcorn officiating. The family will receive friends 6 to 7 p.m. Wednesday, Nov. 14, 2007, at Heartland Funeral Home.

Catherine Thornhill was born Feb. 16, 1944, in Houston, Texas the daughter of Alfred Eugene and Lorene Reynolds Thornhill. Cathy married James Paul Fraser in Brownwood, Texas on March 18, 1972. She stayed home and was a great cook, loved gardening and collecting antiques. She and her husband planted 49 rose bushes around their yard and tended to them daily in the spring. Cathy attended Milton Avenue Baptist Church and had lived in Brownwood since her marriage to Jim.

Survivors include her husband, James Paul Fraser of Brownwood; son, James Paul Cecil Fraser of Brownwood; daughter, Tammy Lynn Daughtrey and husband Tommy of Brownwood; sister, Gwen Wakefield of Granbury; grandson, Michael Hayden Daughtrey; and many children who consider her “Mom.”

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Heartland Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.