Kathrine Lindiwe (Edrington) Lambright

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Kathrine Lindiwe (Edrington) Lambright, age 39, of Bluffton, SC transitioned into heaven on Sunday, February 4, 2018 at Hospice House in Savannah, GA.

Kathrine was born on September 19, 1978 in Ipswich, England. She graduated from Hanahan High School and began her formal education at Winthrop University. She then went on to College of Charleston before joining the United States Navy. She then continued her education at the Medical University of South Carolina where she earned her Bachelor’s Degree in Nursing. She ultimately earned her Graduate Degree in Public Health from Grand Canyon University. She served with the United States Navy for 19 years beginning her military tenure at Jacksonville, FL, later Charleston, SC, New Bern, NC, and Chesapeake, VA and finally Beaufort, SC as her final duty station.

She was currently serving as a Lieutenant with the United States Navy Nurse Corps. She was a member of Lowcountry Community Church where she was an active volunteer. She was also a member of the Zeta Phi Beta Sorority, Incorporated. Outside of work and civic involvement she enjoyed cooking, reading, shopping, and socializing with friends and family.

She is preceded in death by her grandparents, Esther and Nathaniel Masunda. Kathrine is survived by her daughters, Tamia Edrington, Ashley Lambright, and Maegan Lambright; her loving parents, Jean Nondyebo Edrington and Ernest Charles Edrington; brothers, Sidingani Masunda, Gbabiyor Alphoso Lenga-Kroma (Masunda), Aaron Charles Edrington, and Jordan Reece Edrington; sisters, Kerry Edrington and Kimberly Carter (Kevin); her loving partner, John Jackson and his son, Jaden; aunt, Nonzwakazi Masunda; and uncle, Bongani Masunda and a host of family and friends.

The family will be receiving friends from 6:00 – 8:00 p.m., Friday, February 9, 2018 at Sauls Funeral Home, 90 Simmonsville Road, Bluffton, SC 29910.

A funeral service will be held at 2:00 p.m., Saturday, February 10, 2018 Lowcountry Community Church, 801 Buckwalter Parkway, Bluffton, SC 29910.

Burial with military honors will take place at 11:00 a.m., Monday, February 12, 2018 at Beaufort National Cemetery, Beaufort, SC.

In lieu of flowers, remembrances may be made to Women in Strides, Susan G. Komen Foundation.