August 13, 2012
Catherine Elizabeth “Kitty” Rutherford, 82, of Front Royal, VA died on Monday, August 13, 2012 at Winchester Medical Center.
A memorial service will be held on Saturday, August 18, 2012 at 2:00 p.m. at Mt. Vernon Baptist Church conducted by Rev. Alfred Woods.
Kitty was born on January 20, 1930 in Hume, VA, daughter of the late Raymond S. Jenkins, Sr. and Landora Thompson Jenkins. She was a homemaker and was a member of Mt. Vernon Baptist Church. Kitty was married to the late Absalom W. Rutherford.
Surviving are one brother Raymond S. Jenkins, Jr. and wife Reta of Front Royal; seven nieces Loretta Lilly, Sandra Snapp, Helen Marks, Gloria Guenthner, Jo Ann Webb, Wanda Edwards, and Doris Fletcher; nine nephews Randy Bumgardner, Eddie Jenkins, Freddie Jenkins, Ray Jenkins, Bobby Jenkins, Jimmy Jenkins, Dougie Jenkins, Mark Jenkins, and Bill Jenkins. Along with her parents and husband, Kitty was preceded in death by three brothers Edward C. Jenkins, Elmer S. Jenkins, and Wilmer S. Jenkins; and one sister Christabell J. Bumgardner.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Mt. Vernon Baptist Church, 240 Church St., Front Royal, VA 22630.
Arrangements are by Maddox Funeral Home, Inc. in Front Royal, VA.
Memorial Service - Mt. Vernon Baptist Church, Front Royal - 2:00 p.m