Cathey Cowles Bost ’83

Cathey Cowles Bost April 7, 1961 – May 3, 2013 Cathey Cowles Bost, 52, of Winston-Salem died peacefully at her home on May 3 following a period of declining health. She was born on April 7, 1961, the only child of Sidney Stuart and Lucille Cathey Bost. Cathey graduated from R.J. Reynolds High School in 1979 and was a Phi Beta Kappa graduate of Davidson College. A talented writer, she followed both of her parents into the journalism field and was a former writer for the Winston-Salem Journal, where she contributed to special fashion sections and the Scene and Heard column. She also was a frequent freelance writer for the fashion and design industry. Cathey was a member of St. Paul’s Episcopal Church. More than anything, Cathey loved flowers, all things bright and beautiful, and especially her beloved cat, Winston. She was predeceased by her parents. She is survived by her uncle and aunt, Frank and Stella Cathey of Hendersonville, N.C.; cousins, Janet Cathey of Greer, S.C., and Tom Cathey of Ada, Michigan; Marilyn and Fraley Bost; and other special, life-long friends. A memorial service will be held Monday, June 3, 2013 at 3:00 p.m. at St. Paul’s Episcopal Church. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to St. Jude’s Children’s Research Hospital, 262 Danny Thomas Place, Memphis, TN 38105.

– See more at: