Katherine Fannie Lennon Edmund, age 93of Laurinburg passed away Thursday, April 30, 2020.
Born February 27, 1927 in Bladen County, NC near Lennon Crossroads, she was a daughter to the late Blanche Evans Lennon and Henry Lennon. She was a member of The Eastern Star and Laurinburg Presbyterian Church. Katherine and her late husband, William were owners of The Laurinburg Bakery for 48 years and also The Raeford Bakery. In her younger years, she enjoyed restoring antique furniture, gardening, crossword puzzles and reading the newspaper. Katherine will be remembered for her devotion to family and the many ways she cared for them.
She is preceded in death by her husband, William O. Edmund, Jr.; son, William O. Edmund, III, and many brothers and sisters
She is survived by her daughter, Patsy Gaebel of Laurinburg; grandson, Joel Lucas (Casey), two great-grandchildren, Lana Lucas and Brody Lucas; special friends, Crawford Fitch and Gail Russell, along with many nieces, nephews and friends.
Due to the COVID-19 mandate, a private Graveside Memorial service for family will be 2:00 p.m. Friday, May 8, 2020 in Hillside Memorial Park, officiated by Rev. Rob Martin.
AT THIS TIME, FEDERAL AND STATE OFFICIALS HAVE MANDATED LIMITING ALL GATHERINGS TO NO MORE THAN 50 PEOPLE. THIS MANDATE IS SUBJECT TO CHANGE WITHOUT NOTICE BASED ON FORCOMING CHANGES BY OFFICIALS. IN ORDER TO KEEP ALL OF OUR FAMILIES SAFE DURING THIS TIME, RICHARD BOLES FUNERAL SERVICE WILL ABIDE BY ALL MANDATES.
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