Kathryn D. Finnicum, 89

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Kathryn “Kate” Doris Finnicum, 89, of Carrollton passed away Monday July 11, 2022.

Born March 31, 1933, she was a daughter to the late Charles and Elizabeth Ratliff. Kate married the love of her life, Earl Dean Finnicum, Dec. 2, 1950. He passed away May 15, 2009. 

She was a home maker and loved being a baby sitter taking care of children in the community for over 30 years. Kate volunteered at Carrollton Elementary and at the library. 

Survivors are her son, Mark (Lisa) Finnicum and her daughter, Ellen Finnicum; her grandchildren, Keirsten Finnicum and fiancé, Drew Griffith; Tyler Jellison, Ryan Finnicum and Keegan Finnicum.

Kate was preceded in death by her parents; two brothers, Charles W. Ratliff and Delbert Ratliff; and her sister, Clara Lee Sanford.                                           

Calling hours will be Friday July 15, from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. at Allmon Dugger Cotton Funeral Home with the service to follow at 1 p.m. with Pastor Kimberly Arbaugh officiating. Burial will be in Westview Cemetery in Carrollton. 

The family would like to thank the staff at Carroll Healthcare and Carroll Golden Age Retreat for the wonderful care of their mother. 

Allmon Dugger Cotton F.H. 330-627-2121 

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