Kathryn Maxine (Pitts) Barnes
Kathryn Maxine (Pitts) Barnes was born Feb. 18, 1927, to John Henry and Cecile William (Graham) Pitts. On Feb. 23, 1948, she was united in marriage to Donald E. Barnes of Bentonville, AR, and to this union three children were born.
Kathryn lived most of her adult life on the family farm near Mandeville. She graduated from Braymer High School in the class of 1945. She was a member of the Mandeville United Methodist Church.
Kathryn is survived by two daughters, Donna Kay (Barnes) Yow of Athan, AZ and Karen Rae (Barnes) Kaithoff of Deepwater; two grandsons; brother, J.W. Pitts of Braymer; sister, Dora Jane Barron of Braymer; nieces, nephews and a multitude of friends.
She was preceded in death by her parents and son, Jay Patterson Barnes.
A graveside memorial service will be held at Evergreen Cemetery in Braymer on Saturday, July 14, 2018, at 1:30 p.m. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the Mandeville United Methodist Church, and can be mailed to Lindley Funeral Home, P.O. Box 47, Chillicothe, MO 64601. Online condolences may be left at www.lindleyfuneralhomes.com.
Arrangements are under the direction of Lindley Pitts Funeral Home in Braymer.