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Katherine Williams Booth
  • The family requests that those sending memorial contributions, please consider
  • First Baptist Church
    609 Wolf Street
    Narrows, VA 24124

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“Phillip, so sorry to read about your mother's passing. I receive the VA Leader but usually 7-14 days late and I don't always go on line. Anyway, I...Read More »
1 of 10 | Posted by: Nancy Clark Crittenden

“Hello Linda and Family, I'm sorry to hear that Katherine passed away. She was a classy woman and a joy to take care of while she was here in Giles...Read More »
2 of 10 | Posted by: Ken Walker - Pearisburg, VA

“So sorry for your loss may you be comforted be the bibles promises ”
3 of 10 | Posted by: Melissa

“Katherine and I worked together for years at the Rich Creek Office. I am sorry for your loss and sending prayers of comfort to all. ”
4 of 10 | Posted by: Gary Nelson - Narrows, VA

“I am with all of my family in spirit. Aunt Katherine was a wonderful woman and another role model for me as I grew up and now as I grow older. ”
5 of 10 | Posted by: Sharon deFur - Henrico, VA

6 of 10 | Posted by: PATRICIA WILSON STEWART (patty) - VA

“Linda and Keith we have you and your family in our hearts and our prayers. We love you. ”
7 of 10 | Posted by: Dave And Debbie DuBosar - FL

“With All my love you'll missed by all rest in peace john williams ”
8 of 10 | Posted by: John Williams - Pearisburg, VA

“Katherine will always be in my Heart. She was my Friend and Rehab Partner. Our Prayers to the Family. Linda and Keith, I will always cherish...Read More »
9 of 10 | Posted by: Ron and Marna Shuppert - FL

“Our thoughts and prayers are with you and Linda and the family. ”
10 of 10 | Posted by: Phyllis Bonser - Orange Park, FL

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Katherine Williams Booth, 91 of Narrows went home to be with the Lord on Saturday, August 1st, 2015.

She was born Anna Katherine Williams to the late George Kemper and Ercel Sykes Williams on November 1st, 1923. In addition to her mother and father, she was preceded in death by her husband, Landon B. "Red" Booth; a son, Joel W. Booth; one brother, Ralph Williams; and three sisters, Helen Cuffell, Laura Alice Williams, and Madeline Hall.

Left to cherish her memory are her loving dear children, Linda Eppes and husband Keith of Orange Park, Florida, Phillip Booth and wife Pamela of Southaven, Mississippi, and Wayne Booth and wife Vassi of Midlothian, Virginia; a daughter-in-law, Connie Booth of Glen Allen, Virginia; eight grandchildren, Michael Walker of Jacksonville, Florida, Ryan Booth and wife Tina of Wheaton, Illinois, Melissa Bitsky and husband Joe of Plainfield, Illinois, Lori Mayer and husband Nathan of Frisco, Texas, Jennifer Buchanan and husband David of Glen Allen, Kimberly Booth of Glen Allen, Landon J. Booth of Virginia Beach, Landon B. Booth of Midlothian; 13 great-grandchildren; and three brothers, Sherman Williams and wife Jeanette, Thurman Williams and wife Dorothy, George Williams and wife Kathy; several nieces and nephews.

Katherine, a longtime active member of First Baptist Church of Narrows, taught Sunday School, served as WMU Director, Assistant Drama Leader, Clerk, and Trustee of the Highlands Baptist Association. She was very active in PINN (Pride in Narrows Now), the Narrows Art Gallery, and the Red Hat Society. Katherine retired from First Virginia Bank-Southwest as Vice-President and Branch Manager of the Pembroke office.

Funeral services will be held Thursday, August 6th, 2015 at 2 PM at First Baptist Church in Narrows with Rev. Jerry Sawyers officiating. Burial will follow in Birchlawn Burial Park in Pearisburg. The family will receive friends at First Baptist Church Thursday from 12 noon until just prior to the service. The family requests that those sending memorial contributions, please consider First Baptist Church; 609 Wolf Street; Narrows, VA 24124.

The family is being served by Riffe's Funeral Service in Narrows, (540) 726-2442, and online at

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