Ada Caton



Ada Caton, 93, passed away peacefully on Sunday May 27, 2018 at Embrace Hospice House of the Grand Strand in Myrtle Beach. She was born on April 10, 1925 in Georgetown, South Carolina to the late Phillip & Annie Gorman Thomas.

Along with her parents, Ada is reunited with her beloved husband, Donald Caton; and her brothers, Phillip, Joe & Buddy Thomas and her sister, Dorothy Brown.

Ada was a very active member of Georgetown and Myrtle Beach Presbyterian Churches. She was a faithful woman who loved with her whole heart.

Left to cherish Ada’s memory is her son, John Thomas Walker, Sr., and his wife, Lee, of Myrtle Beach; her adoring grandchildren, Major John Thomas Walker, Jr, and his wife, Pamela, of St. Petersburg, Florida & Lt. Col. Bradley Caton Walker and his wife, Laurie, of Los Angeles, California; her great-grandchildren, Blake, Matthew, Grace & Jack; her sisters, Ethelyn Blake, Frances Hilton & Peggy White; her brothers, Harvey Thomas, Johnny Thomas & Charles Thomas; as well as many nieces, nephews, large loving extended family, and supportive friends, neighbors and church family.

A Celebration of Ada’s Life will be held at Georgetown Presbyterian Church, 558 Black River Rd, Georgetown, SC 29440, on Friday June 1, 2018 at 11:00 AM. Inurnment will take place in the church columbarium at 10:30 AM.

At the request of the family, in lieu of flowers, memorial contributions in Ada’s name may be made to Embrace Hospice House of the Grand Strand, 175 Village Center Blvd. Myrtle Beach, SC 29579.

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Burroughs Funeral Home & Cremation Services of Murrells Inlet (843.651.1440) is assisting the family.