Katie Mae Bostian Lingle, 101, of Salisbury, passed away on Monday, May 9, 2016 at the Lutheran Home at Trinity Oaks in Salisbury.
She was born on November 28, 1914 to Columbus and Maude Bowles Bostian in Franklin Township, NC. Katie worked as a Seamstress for Carolina Maid until her retirement. In between her times at Carolina Maid, Katie ran Lingle & McCombs Manufacturing in Granite Quarry.
She was a life long member of Christiana Lutheran Church. Katie enjoyed crocheting, working in her yard, gardening, mowing her grass, and when she was a able fishing at the coast. Katie loved spending time with her family, especially her grandchildren and great grandchildren.
In addition to her parents, Katie was preceded in death by Husband, Roy Maxwell Lingle, Brothers, Clarence Bostian and Ray "Bud" Bostian, Sisters, Margaret Brown and Mary Frances "Teetle" Trexler.
Katie is survived by her Son, Hilton Lingle and wife Mary Ann of Salisbury, NC; Two Granddaughters, Crystal Lingle Limerick and husband Shane of Salisbury, Jana Lingle Yates and husband Chad of Rockwell; Grandson, Jonathan M. Lingle and wife Mandy of Salisbury; Four Great-granddaughters, Brooke Limerick, Bayleigh Limerick, Callie Yates, and Kate Lingle; Great-grandson, Alex Limerick; and Brother, Bill Bostian; special niece, Camille Abernathy.
Visitation will be held Wednesday, May 11, 2016, 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm at Christiana Lutheran Church.
Funeral services will be held on Wednesday, May 11, 2016, 2:00 pm at the Christiana Lutheran Church, with Rev. Carl Haynes, officiating. Burial will follow at the Christiana Lutheran Church Cemetery.
In lieu of flowers memorials may be made to Christian Lutheran Church "Brighten the Beacon Campaign" 6190 US HWY 52 Salisbury NC 28146.
The family would like to offer a special thank you to Barbara Bostian, Rita Biggerstaff, Sylvia Freeman and Cathy Tolbert for their loving care and support over the last 7 years.
Powles Staton Funeral Home of Rockwell, honored provider of Veterans Funeral Care, is assisting the family of Lingle . Online condolences may be made at www.powlesfuneralhome.com.