Kaye Barbe, 65 of Kinston, North Carolina, passed away on Friday, December 19, 2014 at her home. She was born February 24, 1949 in Buckhannon to Pete and Cora Holcomb Barbe and was a housekeeper the majority of her life.
Kaye is survived by her son Larry Matthews of NC; daughters Cassandra Matthews, Tan Matthews, and Janie Matthews, all of Kinston, NC; brother Charles (wife Terry) Barbe of Upperglade; sisters Betty (husband Robert) Werner of Hendon, VA, Carol Ray of Cowen, and Montie Cogar of Summersville; five grandchildren; three step-grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by her parents; brother Waitman Barbe; and sister Ruth Utt.
Friends may join the family for visitation on Sunday, January 4, 2015 from 1:00 to 2:00 PM at Adams Reed Funeral Home. Funeral Services to celebrate Kaye's life will be held at 2:00 PM with Rev. Doug Martin officiating. Interment will follow in Johns Cemetery, Upperglade.