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Katherine Marie Bayne Corn,  90

Katherine Marie Bayne Corn, 90

Katherine Marie Bayne Corn, age 90, of Zirconia went to be with the Lord on Sunday, November 16, 2014 at Park Ridge Hospital. She was born on February 14, 1924 in Henderson County to the late Rufus and Ellie Peace Bayne. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, J.E. “Elmo” Corn who died in 1990; her son, James David Corn; four sisters, Sarah Haynes, Ida Levi, Grace Maybin, Maggie Levi; and her brother, Jenkins Bayne.

A lifelong resident of Henderson County, Mrs. Corn was a longtime member of Mountain Valley Baptist Church and she worked for the Green River Mill, later known as J.P. Stevens for 42 years. She enjoyed going to church, gardening, and sewing.

She is survived by her daughter, Frieda Elaine Pace; her son, Keith Corn both of Zirconia; and many grandchildren, great-grandchildren, and great-great grandchildren.

The funeral service will be held 1:00 p.m. Wednesday, November 19, 2014 at Mountain Valley Baptist Church with the Reverend Shannon Owen officiating. Burial will follow in the Pearson Cemetery. The family will receive friends tonight, Tuesday, from 6:00 p.m. until 8:00 p.m. at Thos. Shepherd & Son Funeral Directors.

An online register book is available for family and friends by visiting Thos. Shepherd & Son Funeral Directors is in charge  of the arrangements.