SIKESTON - Katie L. Aldrich, 84, formerly of Charleston, died at 6:55 p.m. Aug. 4, 2006, at her home.
Born Nov. 11, 1921, in Colt, Ark., to the late John Obie Hall and Lula Bell Mann Hall Scott, she lived most of her life in Mississippi County.
She was married to T.L. Smith. She later married Eugene Otto Lutz. Her husband, Hugh Aldrich, preceded her in death on Dec. 23, 1993.
One son, one sister and three brothers also preceded her in death.
Survivors include: two sons, George J. Smith and Johnny E. Lutz of Sikeston; two daughters, Kathleen Stevens and Belinda Kay Garrett of Sikeston; one stepson, Jeffery Aldrich of Sikeston; three stepdaughters, Patty Silman of Portageville and Carol Jean Gordon and Nancy Wells; one sister, Hester Pehm of Charleston; 27 grandchildren, six great-grandchildren and four great-
A memorial service will be held at a later date with Shelby Funeral Home of East Prairie in charge of arrangements.