Born: Sat., Oct. 12, 1929
Died: Sat., Jan. 6, 2018


2:00 PM to 8:00 PM, Tue., Jan. 09, 2018
Location: Whitwell Memorial Funeral Home, Inc.

Funeral Service

1:00 PM Wed., Jan. 10, 2018
Location: Whitwell Memorial Funeral Home, Inc.

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Kathern Eggert Castle age 88 of Whitwell, passed away Saturday, January 06, 2018.  She was preceded in death by her parents, George & Ethel Eggert; brothers, H.B., George Jr., James, Howard, Jimmy, & Luther Eggert; sisters, Annie Bone, Eller Mears, Maude Rollins; daughter-in-law, Shirley Castle.  Mrs. Castle was a member of Whitwell Church of God. Mrs. Castle filled many roles during her lifetime as a devoted wife, mother & grandmother.  She and her husband owned and operated Castles Midget Grocery.  In her later years enjoyed working at Whitwell Memorial Funeral Home assisting on funeral services.

Those left to cherish her memories are her husband of 71 years, Joe J. Castle; children, Mike (Patricia) Castle, Danny Castle, & David (Audrey) Castle; sister, Reva Kilgore; brother, Billy Eggert all of Whitwell; grandchildren, Mike Castle II, Chonne Castle Stoker, Jody Castle, Jason Castle, Jonathan Castle, Angie Castle; great grandchildren, Lauren Blevins, Garrett Castle, Bella Castle, Ethan Castle, Gavin Castle; great great granddaughter, Willow Blevins; several nieces, nephews and a host of friends.

Family will receive friends 2-8PM, Tuesday, January 9, 2018.

Funeral services will be 1PM, Wednesday, January 10, 2018 in the funeral home chapel with Rev. Michael Shrum and Rev. Allen Griffith officiating.  Interment at Whitwell Memorial Cemetery.

Family would like to thank Amedysis Hospice with special thanks to Wilma Billingsley for all your loving support and care during Mrs. Castle’s illness.

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Donald Downum
   Posted Sun January 07, 2018
So sorry that we are out of town, and unable to to express our sorrow to each of you personally. She was always so kind to our family. She is not only a loss to you, but the community as well. May God comfort you during this difficult time. Donnie and Joy Downum

Kathryn Dunn
   Posted Mon January 08, 2018

TRADITIONAL FUNERAL BASKET was sent by The Tennessee Tree Toppers.

To the Castle family, We are sorry for your loss. Our thoughts and prayers are with you and your family. The Tennessee Tree Toppers

Elaine Terry Roberts
   Posted Tue January 09, 2018
I am so very sorry to hear about the going home of Katherine. She was one of the most loving and kindest people anyone could every have met.She always had time to stop and Chat for awhile no matter what she was doing. My Condolences to Joe and all the family.May God let His Light and Love Shine Upon you and Comfort you now and in the days to come. R.I.P. SWEET Katherine.

amber shadrick
   Posted Wed January 10, 2018
i am so sorry, i loved kathern so much, she will forever be in my thoughts. my prayers to the whole family, love to all

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