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Cathay Deaver

November 9, 1957 — November 18, 2022

N. Chesterfield

Cathay A. Deaver, 65, of North Chesterfield passed away November 18, 2022. She was born in Little Falls, New York on November 9, 1957 and was a manager at Citi Financial for 26 years before her most recent position at Bank of America. Animal rescue was Cathay’s passion. Her first dog, Pandy, was her inspiration to save so many cats and dogs throughout her life. Cathay was preceded in death by her grandmother, Maggie L. King and father, Carl L. Joyner. She is survived by her mother, Louise Leitch; sister, Gloria L. Bishop; nephews, Jerry D. Bishop Jr. and Aaron D. Bishop and great-nephews, Jerry D. Bishop III and Waylon Bishop. A memorial visitation will be held from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. on Tuesday, November 29, 2022 at the Colonial Heights Chapel of E. Alvin Small Funeral Homes and Crematory, 2033 Boulevard, Colonial Heights, Virginia 23834. Flowers are welcome, or in lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the animal charity of your choice.

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Tuesday, November 29, 2022

6:00 - 8:00 pm (Eastern time)

E. Alvin Small Funeral Home, Colonial Heights Chapel

2033 Boulevard, Colonial Heights, VA 23834

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