Katherine Doyal Pumphrey the daughter of James Doyal and Pauline Flowers Doyal was born in Bee Branch, Arkansas on October 9, 1930 and passed away in Conway, Arkansas on October 25, 2013 at the age of 83 years.
Katherine was a registered nurse and she was a member of the Trinity Lutheran Church of Heber Springs. She had been a resident of Heber springs since 2004 having lived prior in North Little Rock. She enjoyed painting and was a volunteer at the Christian Health Center in Heber springs. She was also a member of National Association of Retired Federal Employees. (NARFE).
She was preceded in death by her parents James and Pauline Doyal, her husband Robert Otto Pumphrey, a brother Horace Doyal II and a sister Helen Crow. She is survived by her daughter Carla Pumphrey of Little Rock, 2 nieces Heather Slaughter and husband Marty and Sherry Doyal, 2 nephews Horace Doyal III and Derek Doyal and a great niece Fiona Slaughter, a special friend Grey Turney, her two cats Queenie and Kitty Kat, besides other relatives and many friends.
A visitation will be held on Wednesday, October 30, 2013 at Family Funeral Service in Heber Springs from 9:00 until 10:00 AM and Funeral Services will be in Family Funeral Service Chapel at 10:00 AM that day by Rev. Ted Grove with interment in the National Cemetery in Little Rock, Arkansas at 12:00 Noon. The family request memorials to the Humane Society of Heber Springs, 49 Shelter Lane in Heber Springs, AR 72543.
Arrangements by Family Funeral Service, 100 West Searcy Street, Heber Springs, Arkansas. 501 362-2088. www.dwightfamilyfuneral.com