Myra Kathleen High Britt, 64, formerly of Whiteville, passed away peacefully Sunday, July 31, 2022, at Lower Cape Fear LifeCare in Whiteville.
Kathleen was born Sept. 24, 1957, in Columbus County, to Darca Hooks High and the late Allen Hubert High.
She worked as a legal assistant and worked for law firms in Whiteville, Lumberton and Fayetteville over the course of her career. She was active in local civic organizations, including local legal assistant organizations. Kathy was a member of Mt. Pisgah Baptist Church in Gray’s Creek
Her funeral service will be held at 3 p.m. Thursday, Aug. 4, in the McKenzie Mortuary Chapel, 112 Jefferson St. in Whiteville with Rev. Todd Padgett officiating. The family will receive friends from 2-2:45 p.m. prior to the service. (The family requests that guests wear masks). Burial will be in Floyd Cemetery in Fairmont.
In addition to her mother, left to cherish her memory are her husband, Neil Mac Britt of Fayetteville; and a brother, Allen H. High Jr. of Whiteville.