of Harrison, AR
October 29, 1936 - August 21, 2020
Mary Katheryne Honeycutt, age 83, of Harrison, Arkansas, passed away on Friday, August 21, 2020. She was born on October 29, 1936, in Aromas, California to the late Bill and Gretchen (Shipman) Barnes. She graduated from Marshall High School and went on to graduate from Arkansas State Teachers College with a degree in business. She married Robert Keith Honeycutt on June 1, 1958. Katheryne was preceded in death by her parents; her husband of 61 years, Keith, in March 2020; and her sister, Billie Lee Waters.For many years Mary Katheryne traveled throughout the United States while Keith worked on numerous dams and radio station projects. When her boys both became of school age she returned to raise them in Harrison while Keith continued to work across the country. She worked numerous jobs such as picking strawberries, ironing clothes, waitressing, and as a switchboard operator. However, her most well-known job was that of Boone County Deputy Circuit Clerk for 39 years. Mary Katheryne was a member of Eagle Heights Baptist Church and a member of the Eastern Star. She enjoyed shopping, eating out, reading, traveling, but her most cherished times were those spent with her family and friends. She loved being an adoring Kee Kee to her grandchildren.She is survived by her sons, Kent Honeycutt and his wife Tracy and Kyle Honeycutt and his wife Cindy, all of Harrison; her grandchildren, Tyler Zurga and his wife Janelle of Fayetteville, Trevor Honeycutt of Fayetteville, Grant Honeycutt of Bella Vista, and Megan Honeycutt of Harrison; and her great-granddaughters, Pearl and Finley Zurga, of Fayetteville; as well as a new great-grandchild arriving in January. Her constant companion Katie, her Dachshund, also survives her.Visitation was Wednesday, August 26, 2020, at Roller-Christenson Funeral Home. Funeral service was Thursday, August 27, 2020, at Roller Christenson Funeral Home, with Mike Moore officiating. Interment was at Maplewood Cemetery in Harrison.Serving as pallbearers were grandsons, Tyler Zurga, Trevor Honeycutt, and Grant Honeycutt, and nephews, Jay Honeycutt, Kevin Waters, and Kirk Waters. Honorary pallbearers were granddaughter, Megan Honeycutt, and niece, Kim (Waters) Covan.Memorials may be made to Arkansas Children's Hospital, # 1 Children's Way, Little Rock, AR 72202. Roller-Christeson Funeral Home is complying with the Arkansas Department of Health guidelines for COVID-19 and limiting indoor funeral and visitation attendance. All attendees must provide and wear their own masks before entering.
I am so sorry for your loss. You will be in my thoughts and prayers.
We are sorry for your loss. Mary Katheryne was a delight to work with and be around. She was a wonderful friend and co-worker. She always brightened your day with her bubbly personality. She will be greatly missed.
Kent, Kyle & familiesSo sorry for the loss of your wonderful loved one. May the Lord comfort and keep you at this difficult time.
So sorry to hear of Mary Katherine's passing. I grew up around her and her sister. We were good friends. She was a wonderful person. Look to God for strength at this sad time. Your in my prayers.
My condolences to the family and friends of Katheryne> So sorry to hear of her passing.
Sorry for your loss. Condolences to the family.
Our thoughts and prayers are with your family during this difficult time. I worked with Mary Katheryne for several years at the courthouse. She was a very classy lady with the biggest heart. She left a legacy and she will truly be missed by all.
So sorry for your family’s loss. It’s hard for us to let a loved one go. But she reunited with her husband now!
I will miss my dear friend so much. We have laughed and cried together for 30 years. Heaven received a precious angel. Love and prayers to Kent, Kyle, Kim and their families.