September 5, 1930 ~ April 6, 2012
Catherine Briggs Hearne, age 81 of Carthage died Thursday (April 5, 2012) at FirstHealth Moore Regional Hospital in Pinehurst.
Graveside services will be 11:00 AM Monday at Pleasant Hill Baptist Church Cemetery conducted by the Rev. Bebe Briggs.
A native of Moore County she was the last living of 13 children born to William F. and Mary Catherine Bowling Briggs. She worked in food service for many years with Moore County Schools and retired in 1993. She was preceded in death by her husband Henry Lee Hearne.
She is survived by: daughter Edna White of Carthage; sons Robert 'Butch' Hearne of Candor, Duke Hearne of Vass, Reece 'Dick' Hearne and Herbert Hearne both of Aberdeen; seven grandchildren and 11 great-grandchildren.
The family will receive friends at Fry and Prickett Funeral Home on Saturday from 6:00 - 8:00 PM.
Memorials may be made to: Pleasant Hill Baptist Church, P.O. Box 386, Southern Pines, NC 28388.