Melinda Catherine Deal, 61, of Greensboro, North Carolina, passed away on March 21, 2018. She was born July 1, 1956, in Greensboro, North Carolina, and was the daughter of Fred Vestal Johnson Jr. and Effie Barbara McIver Johnson. She is survived by her daughter, Catherine Taylor Deal, her brother, Freddy Johnson, and her sisters, Vicki Johnson Hand, Eva ("Bitsy") Spencer, Libby Huss, and numerous nieces and nephews whom she loved dearly. In lieu of flowers, please make donations in Cathy's memory to Hospice and Palliative Care of Greensboro, St John's UMC, or Happy Tails Rescue, Inc. A service will be held Saturday, March 24th, 2018 at 1:00pm at St. John's United Methodist Church. Following the service, the family will be gathering in the fellowship hall of St. John’s UMC.