Kathryn Smith, 80, of Butler, Missouri passed away December 2, 2015 at Bates County Memorial Hospital. Funeral services will be held 11:00 am Saturday, December 26, 2015 at Mullinax Funeral Home, Butler, Missouri with Rev. Ron Dunlap officiating. A visitation will be held prior to services from 10:00 to 11:00 am, also at the funeral home. Burial will be in Oak Hill Cemetery, Butler. Contributions are suggested to the Alzheimer’s Association. Messages of condolence may be left for the family at http://www.mullinaxfuneralhome.com
Kathryn was born January 24, 1935 in Bates County, Missouri to Harold Smith and Harriett (Potts) Smith Willard. She grew up and attended school in Butler. Kathryn worked for many years as a housekeeper in the Butler area. She was preceded in death by her parents and son Denny Smith. Kathryn is survived by her brother, John Willard of Butler, MO, two granddaughters, Gabrielle & Maya Smith, daughter-in-law Susan Smith all of Lee’s Summit, MO, and a host of nieces, nephews, and cousins.