Kathleen Blount

Posted 7/7/22

Kathleen “Kathy” Blount, 88, of Paris, passed away at 9 p.m. Tuesday, July 5, 2022, at her home.

A funeral service is noon Saturday, July 9, at Stewart and Carroll Funeral Home. Burial …

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Kathleen Blount

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Kathleen “Kathy” Blount, 88, of Paris, passed away at 9 p.m. Tuesday, July 5, 2022, at her home.

A funeral service is noon Saturday, July 9, at Stewart and Carroll Funeral Home. Burial follows in Edgar Cemetery. Visitation is from 10 a.m. until the service time Saturday at the funeral home.

Mrs. Blount was born Dec. 24, 1933, the daughter of the late Roy O. and Annis E. Cushman Mullins. She married Donald L. Blount in Paris in 1967. He preceded her in death.

She is survived by her daughter, Lisa Blount of Effingham; her granddaughters, Chrystal (Brandon) Love of Charlotte, N.C., Amanda Mullis of Charlotte, N.C.; her great-grandchildren, Tristan Love, Dade Love, Jude Love, Waylon Love and Dixie Mullis; her sister, Deanna (Bill) Taylor of Brownsburg, Ind.; several nieces and nephews; several cousins; and her caretakers, Donny and Carol Keltz.

She was preceded in death by her son, Stephen R. Blount; and her siblings, Thomas Mullins, Betty Stevens and Ruby Keltz.

Mrs. Blount worked for U.O. Colson’s, State of Illinois (Department of Public Aid) and State of Georgia (Department of Army). She was a longtime and active member at New Beginnings Church, formerly Trinity United Methodist Church, where she enjoyed singing in the choir. She was also a member of the American Legion Auxiliary and enjoyed writing poetry.

Memorial donation may be made to New Beginnings Church, or a charity of the donor’s choice.

Online condolences at www.stewartandcarrollfuneralhome.com.