Catherine Kerby

Monday, February 16, 2004

Catherine Kerby, 91, formerly of Scott City, died Friday, Feb. 13, 2004, at Lawrenceville, Ga., in her daughter's home.

She was born June 4, 1912, at Seminole, Okla., daughter of Wesley and Ona Strosnider. She and Galen "Slim" Kerby were married March 25, 1929, at Wewokay, Okla. He died on Aug. 28, 1994.

Kerby was employed at St. Francis Hospital until she retired. She then operated Kerby's Bait Shop with her husband for 25 years. She was a member of First Baptist Church of Scott City.

Survivors include two sons, John Kerby of Benton, Mo., and Mike Kerby of Lawrenceville; one daughter, Nancy Ingemanson of Lawrenceville; 12 grandchildren; 19 great-grandchildren; and two great-great-grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by her husband, two sons, a daughter, a brother and four sisters.

A memorial service is being planned for a later date. Announcement courtesy of Amick-Burnett Funeral Chapel.