Kathryn Elizabeth Pershall, 87 of Paris, passed away on April 3, 2019.

A graveside service has been set for Wednesday, April 10, 2019, at 2:00 P.M. at Long Cemetery with Jimmy Stripland officiating. No formal visitation has been set.

Kathryn was born on January 2, 1932, in Clay City, Indiana to Thomas and Frankie Mathis McKee. She attended Mount Paran Primitive Baptist Church.

She is survived by her children, Jonathan Pershall, Debra Hammond and husband James, Lorraine Olsen-Bright and husband Thomas, Bryan Pershall and wife Susan, Roberta Stripland and husband Tommy; grandchildren, Jason Riggs, Joni Riggs, Joshua Olsen, Katie Olsen, KeriLyn Riggs, Victoria Pershall, Dale Morrison and Kathryn Woods; 17 great-grandchildren; sisters, Nancy Herrick, Kay Gorby, Gloria KlassĀ and Clarice Fulk.

She was preceded in death by her parents; sisters, Dorothy Steir, and Norma Dickey; and brothers, Jack McKee and Bob McKee.

Online condolences may be sent to the Pershall family atĀ www.fry-gibbs.com