Originally created 09/14/99

Mrs. Katherine Tapley



Mrs. Katherine TapleyNORRISTOWN, Ga. -- Mrs. Katherine Hall Tapley, 73, died Monday, Sept. 13, 1999, at Memorial Medical Center, Savannah.

The funeral will be at 2 p.m. Wednesday at Peebles-Curry-Durden Mortuary with the Revs. J.L. Adams and Earl Robinson officiating. Burial will be in the Mount Zion Primitive Baptist Church Cemetery.

Mrs. Tapley, a native of Emanuel County, had retired from J.P. Stevens Manufacturing Co., Dublin, and was a member of Norristown Baptist Church.

Survivors include her husband, Reginald Tapley; two daughters, Fredette Drake, Milledgeville, and Diane Quick, Glennville; two sisters, Reba McLendon, Soperton, and Nathalene Austin, Augusta; and five grandchildren and five great-grandchildren.

The family will receive friends from 6 to 8 p.m. today at the funeral home.

The Augusta Chronicle Sept. 14, 1999