Funeral Time: Wednesday, October 3rd at 12:00PM
Mary Katherine Couch, 70, died Sunday, Sept. 30, 2007 at the Hospice Care Center. Born in Lexington, she was a daughter of the late Marvin and Virginia Simmons. She retired from Dixie Cup after 30 years of service. Survivors include two sons, Edward L. (Marilyn) Ayers, Jr., Richmond, and Leighton D. Riddle, St. Petersburg, FL; a daughter, Katherine E. Riddle, Lexington; three granddaughters, Jennifer (Michael) Sexton, Georgetown, Natasha Riddle and Nikita Riddle, both of St. Petersburg, FL; three grandsons, Joseph S. Newkirk, Georgetown, Tyler Riddle, St. Petersburg, FL, and Staff Sgt. Michael Rice, El Paso, TX; and three great grandchildren. Funeral services will be 12 p.m. Wednesday at Kerr Brothers Funeral Home-Main St. by the Rev. Gary Toney and Pastor Garrol Finch. Burial will be in Hillcrest Memorial Park. Pallbearers will be Joe Pullium, Gerald Hunter, Rodney Petty, Billie Brinegar, Mark Edwards, and Matthew Wright. Visitation will be from 5 to 9 p.m. Tuesday. Memorials are suggested to Hospice of the Bluegrass, 2312 Alexandria Drive, Lexington, 40504.