Kathy Gay Houston, 61, of rural Altamont, passed away on Saturday, February 27, 2021, in Coffeyville.
She was born on November 14, 1959, to Verl Leon and Betty Jewel (Thompson) Houston in Parsons, Kansas. As a young girl, she grew up in the Altamont area, attending Altamont Grade School and graduating from Labette County High School in 1978.
Over the years, Kathy helped her dad and brother on the family farm. She also was a caregiver to her mother. In her younger years, she had attended the Altamont First United Methodist Church.
Her mother – Betty Houston of Altamont, Kansas
One brother – Kent Houston and his wife, Janie, of Coffeyville, Kansas
One sister – Dara Keith and her husband, Jerry, of Adair, Oklahoma
She was preceded in death by her father.
A graveside service at Springhill Cemetery is being planned for a later date. Services are under the direction of the Bath-Forbes-Hoffman Funeral Home of Altamont.