Katherine Ruth Carroll, 81, passed away Oct. 19, 2018. She was retired from Sears. Katherine was a member of Holy Spirit Catholic Church for many years where she loved teaching children’s religious education classes. She is survived by her daughters, Kathy Beach (Gary) of Hernando, Mary Willey (Mike) of Hernando; sons, Kenneth Carroll (Laura) of Bradenton, Fla., David Carroll (Evie) of Nashville, Tenn.; grandchildren, Kelly McGregor of Memphis, Aaron Beach (Angie) of Olive Branch, Jared Fulton (Jessica) of Hernando; great-grandchildren, Brynn Bertrand of Olive Branch, Julie Beach of Olive Branch,  Katherine Beach of Olive Branch, Parker Fulton of Hernando and sisters, Mary Ann Kincaid of Hot Springs and Bertha Duvall of Murfreesboro. Katherine was preceded in death by her husband, James Parker Carroll and sisters, Carol Marie James and Dorothy Askew. Mass will be 11 a.m. Wednesday, Oct. 24, 2018 at Holy Spirit Catholic Church, Hernando with the family receiving friends beginning at 10 a.m. Interment will follow at Hernando Memorial Park Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Holy Spirit Catholic Church, Hernando. Hernando Funeral Home has charge.