Katherine Sarah Bearden, age 84, of Snellville, Georgia entered into rest on June 14, 2011, surrounded by her family at Embracing Hospice. She is survived by daughter & son-in-law, Terrisa & Don Byrd of Loganville, GA; son & daughter-in-law, Matt & Jennifer Bearden of Dallas, TX; grandson, James Matthew Bearden, III of Atlanta, GA and granddaughter, Hanna Faith Bearden and Shawn Scarcella, and their daughter, Lilikoi Scarcella of Pahoa, Hawaii; numerous nieces, nephews and a host of friends. She was preceded in death by her husband of 28 years, James Matthew Bearden, Sr., parents, and four siblings, J.W. Boss, Leon Boss, Georgia Howard, and Idella Tyson. Mrs. Bearden was born in Atlanta, GA on January 15, 1927, to Sadie Hatcher Boss and Forrest H. Boss. She attended O'Keefe High School and was a graduate of the Atlanta Girls School. She worked for the old Sears & Roebuck Co. on Ponce de Leon in Atlanta, but was best known for making the biscuits for eight years at the old Hardees at Hwy. 124 and 78 Hwy. in Snellville. Mrs. Bearden enjoyed gardening, and going dancing with husband in their early years together. She was a devoted, wife, mother, grandmother, great grandmother and loyal friend. She will be missed by her family and many friends from the Hardees days. A Service Celebrating the Life of Mrs. Bearden will be held Thursday, June 16, 2011, at 11:00 A.M. Tom M. Wages Snellville Chapel with her son, Matt Bearden officiating. Interment at Resthaven Garden of Memory, Decatur, GA. The family will receive friends on Wednesday from 5:00 P.M. to 8:00 P.M. at the funeral home. Flowers are accepted. Condolences may be sent or viewed at www.wagesfuneralhome.com . Tom M. Wages Funeral Service, LLC, "A FAMILY COMPANY," Snellville Chapel 770-979-3200 has been entrusted with the arrangements.