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Carol Ann Gresham

November 16, 1954 — August 27, 2019

Carol Ann Kughn Gresham


Carol AnnKughnGresham, 64, of Wharton, Texas, passed away on Tuesday, August 27, 2019 at her residence.


Carol was born in Wharton, Texas on November 16, 1954, to the late Jake William and Adeline T. Klatt Kughn.  She was raised in the Wharton area and graduated from Wharton High School with the class of 1972.  She married John Mark Gresham on August 30, 1996 in Wharton TX. Carol worked at Security Bank and Trust for many years before becoming the manager of Wharton Country Club.  Carol was also employed with Gresham Royalties for many years.  She was known as fun loving, a talented artist, that loved travel and being with her family.  In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her sister, Cathy Cartwright.


Carol is survived by her husband, Mark Gresham of Wharton, daughters, Jennifer Schulz of Moulton, Lori Schulz of El Campo, and Amy Gresham of Wharton, grandchildren, Jacob William Schulz, Jessica JoAnn Hart, Julie Marie Hart, Kevin Joseph Krpec, Gavin Wayne Krpec and Shane Tyler Ryan, along with great grandchildren, Colby William Schulz, Terese Ann Krpec and Jackson Joseph Krpec.


Visitation will be held on Monday, September 2, 2019 after 5 p.m. at Wharton Funeral Home located at 515 E Boling HWY, Wharton, Texas 77488.  Funeral services will be held on Tuesday, September 3, 2019 at 10 am at First United Methodist Church of Wharton, Burial will follow in the Wharton City Cemeteryand reception at the Wharton Country Club.


Funeral services are under the direction of Wharton Funeral Home.  Condolences may be left at

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Tuesday, September 3, 2019

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