Catherine Hinnant Lassiter, 79, passed away peacefully Thurs. night at her home surrounded by her family. She was born in Johnston County, a daughter of the late Carlton and Lucille Pearce Hinnant and was the widow of James Kenneth Lassiter. Mrs. Lassiter worked with the NC Utilities Commission and retired from NC Court of Appeals. She loved her family and treasured her many friends who were so dedicated and enjoyed being a part of the Archer Lodge Community.
Funeral service will be held 4 pm Saturday, April 18th, at White Oak Baptist Church. A private family burial will follow in the church cemetery.
She is survived by her daughters and sons-in-law, Kim Lassiter Stokes and Chuck of Ayden and Kelly Lassiter Callahan and Brian of Archer Lodge; grandchildren, Patrick Huff, Joseph Huff, Mary Catherine Stokes, Evans Stokes Caudle and husband, Taylor.; sister and brother-in-law, Barbara Hinnant Arnold and Willard of Wendell; nieces, Aurora Arnold Poole and Michele Arnold Crane and several other special nieces and nephews.
In lieu of flowers contributions may be made to White Oak Baptist Church Caregivers, 13943 Buffalo Rd., Archer Lodge, NC 27527.
The family will receive friends Saturday, 2:45 – 3:45 pm prior to the service at the church and other times at the home.
Arrangements by Strickland Funeral Home & Crematory, Louisburg, NC.