Katherine Edward Duckworth
August 16, 1934 - June 9, 2021
Katherine Edward Duckworth, 86, of Morganton, passed away Wednesday, June 9, 2021.
Born Aug. 16, 1934, in Yancey County, she was a daughter of the late Joe Edwards and Texie Mae Hensley Edwards. Katherine was a member of Burkemont Baptist Church. She was a loving mother and grandmother. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, James L. Duckworth; two brothers, and four sisters.
Mrs. Duckworth is survived by daughters, Tammy D. Boone and Kathy Edwards; son, Donald Edwards; grandchildren, Daniel James Boone, Brandy Nicole Boone, Chris Webb, and Jessica Webb; great-grandchildren, Elaina Nicole Troitino, Jacob Webb, and Smara Boone; and brother, Hobert Edwards (Brenda).
The graveside service was scheduled for 2 p.m., Saturday, June 12, at Hopewell Baptist Church Cemetery.
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Published by The News Herald on Jun. 13, 2021.