March 19, 2013

Mary Catherine (Cat) Laurain, 69, entered into eternal peace on Sunday, March 17, 2013, at her home in Rose Hill, VA. Cat was born on March 11, 1944, to the late James Sutphin and Gladys (Campbell) Sutphin.

Cat was a member of Silver Leaf Baptist Church, a loving mother, wife and grandmother. She loved life and always wore a smile, but most of all her strong faith in her Heavenly Father helped her over come all.

She is preceded in death by her husband, Clayton Laurain, son, Bob Laurain and brother, Kenneth Sutphin.

She is survived by daughters: Dottie Mills and husband John of Lincoln Park, MI., Chrissy Novack and husband Mike of Redford, MI., Kristy Campbell of Big Stone Gap, VA., Terrie Delph and Judy (Moore) Collins, both of Rose Hill, VA and Michelle Heyde of Kingsport TN; sons: Tony and Keith Laurain both of Rose Hill, VA.; special grandsons Dakota and Riley Mills, of Lincoln Park, MI., Chris Laurain of Wise, VA, Austin and Aaron Rigdon of Rose Hill, VA, and One special granddaughter, April Laurain of Rose Hill. VA.; one great-granddaughter, Aubree Jayde Laurin, Wise, VA.; brother Jim Sutphin and sister Pam Farr both of Rose Hill, VA.; special sister-in-laws: Sandy Light of Detorit, MI, and Diane Clarkston (Bob) of Taylor MI.; brother-in-laws: Ronnie (Barb) Laurain and Jerry Laurain of MI.; Host of nieces, nephews and friends and loved ones.

Special recognition to Linda Bales, Tammy Ball, Crystal McMurry and to all who were a part of her care.

Family will receive friends from 4:00p.m.-6:30 p.m. on Friday March 22, 2013 at the Arney-Mullins Funeral Home in Rose Hill, VA.

Funeral Services will follow with the Rev. Ronnie Owens officiating.

On line condolences may be made to the Laurain Family at www.arney-mullinsfurneralhome.com

In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to COPD foundation in Cat’s Memory at http://www.breathmatters.org/donation-in-memoriam.php

Arney-Mullins Funeral Home of Rose Hill, Va in charge of arrangements.