Sarah "Kitty" Gwaltney

Thursday, August 10, 2006

Born 1-12-1925 -- Died 7-26-2006

Sarah Catherine "Kitty" Gwaltney, age 81, of Alton, was born Jan. 12, 1925 in Arlington, Texas and died July 26, 2006, at her daughter's home near Alton.

Survivors include her daughter, Debbie Cotton and husband Johnny; and one grandson, Ajay Cotton; four sisters, Joann Davidson, Patsy Wilson and husband Lewis, Ginger Green and husband Sammy and Carol Brendle all of Arlington, Texas; one brother, Grover Brendle Jr., of Arlington, Texas; two sisters-in-law, Madge Holmes and husband Dorlas of Alton, and Sue Rowan of Windsor, Mo.; and numerous other relatives and friends.

She was preceded in death by her parents, Grover and Dovie Brendle; her husband, Martin Bailey "Buck" Gwltney; and two sisters, Doris and Barbara.

Gwaltney was a member of Wyandotte Methodist Church and for the last several years attended the Macedonia Baptist Church. She enjoyed gardening, yard work and spending time with her grandson, Ajay.

The funeral ervices were held July 29 in the Clary Chapel with Bro. Bob Wiggs officiating.

Interment followed in the Macedonia Cemetery with arrangements under the direction of the Clary Funeral Home of Alton.