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Obituary for Kathy Rathbone

Katherine “Kathy” Marshall Rathbone, 65, of Marshall passed away Friday, May 15, 2020. She was the daughter of the late Cecil Franklin and Juanita Jackson Marshall and a native of Buncombe County. In addition to her parents, she is preceded in death by a brother, Cecil Marshall.
Kathy is survived by her husband of 47 years, US Army veteran, Tom Rathbone; son, Johnny Rathbone; daughter, Wendy Rathbone; sister, Linda Gail Marshall; brothers, Tommy and Phillip Marshall; grandchildren, Megan Shelton, Regan, Johnny, and Bentlee Rathbone, Seth Deweese, Ellijah Tipton, and Ethan Rathbone; a great granddaughter, Kaylee Murray; and several nieces and nephews.
Kathy was loved by many people. She was a fighter to the end who loved her family deeply.
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