Mittie "Katherine" Pickard, a longtime resident of Hobbs, NM passed away in Kindred Hospital, El Paso, TX on March 11, 2016. Her husband, Jesse R. Pickard, preceded her in death, January 1997. They moved to Hobbs from Arkansas in 1946. Mrs. Pickard relocated to El Paso, TX in 2014 due to illness and in order to be near her family. She is survived by one brother and his wife of El Paso and three nieces and two nephews from various locations in the United States.
Graveside services will be held at 2:00 PM, Wednesday, March 16, 2016 in Prairie Haven Memorial Park with Pastor Brad Reimers, officiating. Services are under the direction of Griffin Funeral Home.