Catherine Faulkner Napier

Published 8:59 am Friday, October 9, 2020

Catherine Faulkner Napier


Catherine Faulkner Napier passed on October 3. 2020. She was born to Richard and Mattie Harris Faulkner in Danville, KY on March 13, 1928. She was the widow of Monroe Napier, Sr. She was a member of 1st Baptist Church, 2nd & Walnut Streets. 

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Catherine was a 1946 graduate of Bate High School and West Kentucky Vocational School in Paducah, KY with a cosmetology degree. She owned and operated Catherine’s Beauty Shop for 50 years. Catherine was a member of The Danville Beauticians Club, Order of Eastern Star Celestine #9, and the Bate High School Alumni Association. 

She was preceded in death by her husband, parents and sisters Ophelia Jones and Henrietta Faulkner. She leaves to cherish her memory her children Kevin and Cecile, stepson Monroe Napier, Jr., step grandchildren, nieces, nephews and cousins. 

Visitation and services were held Thursday Oct. 8, 2020 at Smith-Jackson Funeral Home.