Katherine Blount (HARDEEVILLE, S.C.)

HARDEEVILLE, S.C. - Katherine Beckman Blount 96, died Friday, March 02, 2007 at the Coastal Carolina Medical Center in Hardeeville, South Carolina. Mrs. Blount the daughter of, Ulric Jennings Beckham and Katie Boyd Beckham was born and raised in Hardeeville. She was a member of Sacred Heart Catholic Church in Savannah and was a resident of Savannah with her late husband, Harold Edward Blount. Surviving are, her daughter, Paula B. Johnson of Millen, GA., her daughter, Rebekah Prouty of Martinez, GA., her son Edward Blount, Jr. of Cancun, Mexico, her son Oscar Ulric Blount of Rivesville, WVA, eight grandchildren, thirteen great grandchildren and several great great grandchildren. Mass of Christian Burial will be Saturday, March 3, 2007 at 3 p.m. at St. Anthony's Catholic Church in Hardeeville, South Carolina with burial in the Purrysburg Cemetery also in Hardeeville. Fox and Weeks Funeral Directors Hodgson Chapel. Sign the guestbook at AugustaChronicle.com

The Augusta Chronicle-March 3, 2007