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Moody Funeral Home - Mount Airy Location
Sunday November 28th, 2021
1:00pm - 2:00pm

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Moody Funeral Home Chapel - Mount Airy Location
Sunday November 28th, 2021
2:00pm - 3:00pm

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Oakdale Cemetery
Sunday November 28th, 2021
3:00pm - 4:00pm

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Kate Leonard Badgett

Mrs. Kate Leonard Badgett, age 93, of Mount Airy, passed away Tuesday, November 23, 2021, at her home. Mrs. Badgett was born in Carroll County, Virginia on March 31, 1928, to the late Frank and Ola Edwards Leonard. Mrs. Badgett retired from Northern Regional Hospital and was a member of Rockford Street United Methodist Church. Kate was a loving wife, mother, sister, and friend. She will be deeply missed by all who knew her. She is survived by a daughter, Amy Katherine Badgett; along with numerous nieces and nephews. In addition to her parents, Mrs. Badgett was preceded in death by her husband, Rufus Stentz Badgett; two sisters; and six brothers. A funeral service will be held at 2:00 PM, Sunday, November 28, 2021, at Moody Funeral Home Chapel with the Rev. Richard Loman and Rev. Phillip Adam officiating. Burial will follow in Oakdale Cemetery. Special music selection by Emily Adams. The family will receive friends on Sunday, November 28, 2021, from 1:00 PM until 2:00 PM at Moody Funeral Home in Mount Airy. Donation may be made to Flower Gap Primitive Baptist Church Cemetery Fund, c/o Randy Leonard, 460 Fish Lake Road, Cana Virginia 24317 or to Mountain Valley Hospice and Palliative Care, 401 Technology Lane, Suite, 200, Mount Airy, North Carolina 27030. Moody Funeral Services is serving the family.

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Amy, you are in my thoughts and prayers.

Paula Boyles Nov 29 2021 4:03 PM

A candle was lit in memory of Kate Badgett

Phyllis Nov 29 2021 10:17 AM

Amy, I am so sorry for your loss. May the Lord comfort you in the coming days and bring you peace.

Ginger Collins Nov 29 2021 4:35 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Kate Badgett

Laura Gibson Brintle Nov 26 2021 9:02 PM

Amy, your mom was a special person who loved life. We were blessed to know her. She has now added her own extra joy to friends, family and your day "across the river."

Tommy and Donna Nov 26 2021 5:51 PM

A candle was lit in memory of Kate Badgett

June Hooker Grogan Nov 26 2021 5:48 PM

A candle was lit in memory of Kate Badgett

Barbara Bambino Nov 26 2021 3:26 PM

A candle was lit in memory of Kate Badgett

Mary Snow Nov 26 2021 1:20 PM

We are so sorry about your mom. Please know you are in our thoughts and prayers during this difficult time.

Jane B Loftis Nov 26 2021 12:50 PM

A candle was lit in memory of Kate Badgett

Debbe Nov 26 2021 9:51 AM

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