Katherine “Kathy” L. Oldham, age 60, longtime Shawneetown resident, passed on this life December 18, 2018 surrounded by her family after an extended illness. She put up great fight to the end. Kathy as most knew her was born in Old Shawneetown on October 2, 1958 to Eugene and Alma Jean (Gordon) Oldham. She had worked as a CNA at Nursing homes.
Kathy loved the water, especially the Ohio river where she spent a lot of time swimming and fishing. She was always happy, loved to garden but mostly loved being with her family and friends. She will be missed.
Kathy is survived by 2 sons, James and Michael Davis of Gilbertsville, Ky, 2 daughters, Kristy Davis and Amy Long both of Gilbertsville, KY, a sister, Linda Hansbrough of Shawneetown, IL, 8 grandchildren and her companion Lenny Davis. She was preceded in death by her father, Gene Oldham and 2 brothers, Fauncie and John Oldham.
Funeral services for Kathy will be on Thursday, December 20, 2018 at 2:00 PM at the Cox & Son Funeral Home in Shawneetown. The family will receive friends, Thursday at the funeral home from 11:00 AM until funeral time at 2:00 PM. Rev. Jack Hall will officiate and she will be laid to rest in the Westwood Cemetery near Shawneetown with her family.
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