Katherine Yokes McFarland
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Katherine Yokes McFarland
  • April 30, 1927 - December 5, 2017
  • Salisbury, North Carolina

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Katherine Yokes McFarland, 90, of Salisbury, formerly of Greensboro, passed peacefully, Tuesday, December 5, 2017, at Kiser Hospice House.

A graveside service will be held at 1:00 p.m., Saturday, December 16, 2017, at Westminster Gardens Cemetery, 3601 Whitehurst Road, Greensboro, with the Reverend Gene Dean officiating.

Katherine was born April 30, 1927, in Grand Rapids Michigan, daughter of the late Oscar Albert and Anna Katherine Yokes. She graduated from Greensboro Senior High School, now Grimsley High School and attended Women's College now UNCG. She owned The Fish Market Antiques on South Elm Street.

In addition to her parents, Mrs. McFarland was preceded in death by her husband, Robert Lee McFarland and her sister, June Yokes Hopkins. She is survived by her sons, James Irwin Kearney and wife, Tuyen of Houston, TX, Stephan Michael Kearney and wife Teresa of Southlake, TX; five grandchildren, two nieces, one nephew, two great nephews and one great niece.

Hanes Lineberry North Elm Chapel is assisting the family with arrangements.