Katherine McLeod PDF Print E-mail

Katherine Holsonback McLeod, 87, widow of James C. McLeod, died Friday, December 14, 2018, at her residence.

Born on October 16, 1931 in Newberry, she was a daughter of the late Willie Elliott and Mary Elsie Attaway Holsonback. She was retired from Shakespeare and was a member of Hunt Memorial Baptist Church.

Mrs. McLeod is survived by her children, Deborah McLeod of Lexington, Nancy Key of Mauldin and Bryan J. McLeod of Newberry; a sister, Margaret Timmerman of Aiken; 8 grandchildren and ten great-grandchildren. She was predeceased by a brother, Willie Clifton “Bud” Holsonback.

Funeral services will be held at 3:00 pm Tuesday, December 18, 2018 at McSwain-Evans Funeral Home Chapel by the Rev. Michael Timmerman. Burial will follow in Newberry Memorial Gardens. Visitation will be Tuesday from 1:30 – 2:30 pm at the McSwain-Evans Funeral Home. Memorials may be made to the American Lung Association, 190 Knox Abbott Drive, Suite 301, Cayce, SC 29033 or the charity of one's choice.

Active pallbearers will be Larry Millstead, Jr., Daren Millstead, Allan McDaniel, Kris McLeod, Brad McDaniel and Joey McDaniel.

Honorary pallbearers will be Kayce (Brian) Shealy, Leann (Tom) Deloach, Treva Millstead, Averie Millstead, Andrea McDaniel and nieces and nephews.

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#8 the Moran Family 2018-12-19 14:06
Nancy and Family,

We never had the honor of meeting this sweet lady, but heard much of her from you, Nancy. Our hearts are with you and your family as you remember your dearly loved mother. We love you -Barbara, Mandres and Isabel
#7 David Parnell 2018-12-17 08:27
My condolences to the family. I have known them her for a long time and I know that she will be missed.
#6 Donna Summer 2018-12-16 18:25
Nancy, Deborah, and Brian I am so sorry for your loss . My thoughts and prayers are with you at this difficult time. Donna Summer
#5 Sandra Long 2018-12-16 09:00
Debra, My prayers go with you and your familey. You have my deepest sympathy.
#4 Sheriff Lee Foster 2018-12-16 08:26
Please accept our condolences on the passing of Mrs. McLeod. She was a strong and good person. Our thoughts and prayers are with you. Lee, Carol, Joseph and Amelia
#3 Shaye Miller 2018-12-15 22:58
Deborah, Nancy and Brian and families. I am so sorry for your loss. Mrs. Kitty was a very sweet lady . May God wrap his loving arms around each of you and bring comfort and peace. You are in my thoughts and prayers.

Eric and Shaye Miller
#2 Henry Franklin 2018-12-15 22:54
It was a pleasure knowing and working with Ms Kitty through the years. I know she will be greatly missed. My thoughts and prayers are with you all in the coming days.
God bless.
Henry Franklin
#1 Patsy Parks 2018-12-15 16:10
Deborah, my heart goes out to you in the loss of your mom! My thoughts and prayers are with you. Cling to your precious memories of your mom and God’s promise of spending eternity together.