"Kathy Ashmore departed this world on September 18, 2021 for a better
place. She was born in Modesto California on March 3, 1952 before
moving to Oklahoma where she grew up and lived for the rest of her
She was preceded in death by her parents, Sammie & Thomas Upton, her
brother Daniel, her son Bryan, and one grandson. She is survived by
her husband Phillip Ashmore, her three sons Michael, Jeff, & Jimmy,
her two daughters Angela & Ralana, her two sisters Laura & Beverly,
her two brothers Tommy & Michael, her good friend Tom, 8 grandkids and
11 great grandkids, & her three fur baby dogs Sadie, Zoey, & Chi Chi.
She loved all kinds of music, her favorite being Herman’s Hermits. She
enjoyed going to concerts and watching them on her television. She
loved to travel, go fishing, play Bingo, go to OKC Thunder games,
watch OU sports, & watch the New York Yankees. She loved animals of
all kinds, chocolate, and spending time with her family. She was a
selfless person who loved to give back. She would do anything to help
her family, her friends, or even a stranger. Her last bank payment was
to Feed the Children. Therefore, in lieu of flowers, the family asks
that you please send donations to Feed the Children.
Service will be held at Jones I.O.O.F. Cemetery on East Wilshire Blvd
& N Hiwassee Rd in Jones, Oklahoma on Tuesday the 28th of September at
11:00am. It will be officiated by
Pastor Donald Homaday of New Life Christian Church. Visitation will be
from 5:00pm to 8:00pm on Monday the 27th of September at Rice Funeral
Home 202 East Oak St. in Catoosa, Oklahoma."
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