Jackie  Carden

Obituary of Jackie Carden

Jackie Faye Cates Carden, age 89, wife of the late Billy Carden, passed away peacefully on Friday, January 26, 2018. She was born to the late George W. and Shirley “Addie” Wyrick Cates and lived in Hillsborough all her life.  Jackie married Billy Carden in 1946 and raised seven children.  


Mrs. Carden is survived by sons, Billy David Carden, Jerry Cates Carden, and daughters, Barbara Carden Lloyd, Mollie Carden Sykes and Janice Lee Carden. In addition to her husband, Mrs. Carden was preceded in death by two sons, George Michael Carden and Steven Wayne Carden.  Jackie had a large and extended family, including 14 grandchildren, 10 great grandchildren and 1 great great grandchild.  She has one brother Billy Cates and wife Delores Cates.


The family will received friends at 1:00 pm Sunday, January 28th at Walker’s Funeral Home at 204 N. Churton Street, Hillsborough, North Carolinawhich was followed by a graveside service at 2:30 pm at the Hillsborough Town Cemetery, 115 E Corbin St, Hillsborough.


Flowers are acceptable or the grandchildren have requested that memorial donations be made to the Duke University Neonatal Intensive Care Nursery. Donations can be made online: dukekids@duke.edu or calling 919-385-3138.