Valdosta Daily Times

January 16, 2013

Kathleen (Cathy) H. Corbett


The Valdosta Daily Times

VALDOSTA — Kathleen (Cathy) H. Corbett, 62, passed away Monday, Jan. 14, 2013, at her home after a short illness. She was born in East St. Louis, Ill., on Feb. 6, 1950, and was the daughter of the late William D. Newberry and Mildred Elizabeth Baltus Newberry. Mrs. Corbett was a teacher for the Echols County Board of Education and loved her children at school. She was a member of Antioch Church, where she was a song leader, Sunday School teacher and church secretary; her greatest joy was serving the Lord.  

Mrs. Corbett’s survivors include her husband, Pastor Michael R. (Mickey) Corbett; and her son, Zachary Michael (Zack) Corbett, both of Lake Park; brother and sister-in-law, Don and Patsy Newberry of Murfreesboro, Tenn.; sister and brother-in-law, Beth and Russell Bland of Clyattville; brothers-in-law and sisters-in-law, Harry Corbett, Ellis and Diane Corbett and Roger and Phyllis Corbett; sister-in-law, Joyce Corbett, all of Lake Park; as well as numerous nieces and nephews.

She was preceded in death by a brother-in-law, Billy Corbett.

Funeral service will be held at 3 p.m. on Thursday, Jan. 17, 2013, at Lake Park Church of God with Pastor Mickey Corbett and Zack Corbett officiating. Burial will follow in Enoch Creek Cemetery. Visitation will be from 6-8 p.m. today at McLane Lakewood Funeral Home. Mrs. Corbett preferred donations be made to the Antioch Church Building Fund, 1564 Sardis Church Road, Lake Park, GA 31636 in honor of her Lord. Condolences may be conveyed online at www.mclanecares.com. — McLane Lakewood Funeral Home of Lake Park