Kathleen Barbara Leffew, age 85 of Carthage died Sunday (May 22, 2016) at her home.


A memorial service will be held Thursday, May 26, 2016 1:00 pm at Fry & Prickett Funeral Home. The family will receive friends following the service.


Born in Derby, England to the late Fred Ewart and Emma Burrows Goshawk she worked in various jobs with Civil Service.


She is survived by: her daughter Karen Brown of Carthage; sons Phillip Leffew of Waxhaw and Dirk Leffew of Metamora, IN; her companion Al Brumitt; eight grandchildren and eight great-grandchildren.

Online condolences: PinesFunerals.com

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  1. Dear Karen, Dirk, & Phil:

    Please know you and your families are all in my thoughts and prayers during this difficult time.

    I was so pleased that she was able to spend time with my family years ago. We enjoyed our trip to Long Beach and her

  2. Please accept our deepest sympathy. May those precious memories be foremost in your hearts and minds during this difficult time.

    Isaiah 25:8

  3. To Kathy’s Family: Please accept my deepest sympathy! Kathy was a dear friend whose friendship I shall always cherish. We met when I was a young enlisted airman working as a procurement specialist and she was the secretary in the Base Procurement Office a

  4. I am very sorry for your loss. Kate was a special lady and I had the privilege of working with her many years ago for about a year. She was a fantastic medical transcriptionist. I also had the privilege of helping her move into an apartment that same year

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