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Kathryn Ann Cain

July 30, 1937 — November 8, 2021

Kathryn Ann Cain, age 84, of Wharton, Texas went to be with her Heavenly Father on November 8, 2021.  She was born in Newgulf, Texas on July 30, 1937 to the late Ira Thomas Page and Vergie Springer Page.

Kathy was raised in Newgulf and graduated from Boling High School with the Class of 1955.  She was a Drum Major with the Bulldog Marching Band.  After high school, Kathy attended Wharton County Junior College. She then met Hurshel, the love of her life, on a blind date over Labor Day weekend.  After a whirlwind courtship of three months, they were married on December 30, 1955.

Kathy was a lifelong resident of the area.  She worked for Texasgulf Sulfur Company as a Secretary in the Administration Department.  She retired after 25 years of service. 

She loved going on cruises, playing the slots, spending time with her children and grandchildren and going to watch her grandchildren’s sporting events.

Kathy was preceded in death by her parents, sister, Billye Sue Anderson, sister-in-law, Berta Johns, and brothers-in-law, Sonny Anderson and Chuck Johns.

She is survived by her husband of 65 years, Hurshel Cain of Wharton; daughters, Lana Davis and husband, Bill of Tucker, Georgia, and Leslie Coerver and husband, Chris of Houston, all who loved her dearly.

Kathy is also survived by her four grandchildren, Stephen and Sara Davis, and Lauren and Ford Coerver.

Visitation will begin at 1:30 p.m. on Friday, November 12, 2021 at the Wharton Funeral Home.  Funeral Services will follow at 2:30 p.m. with Rev. Dan Fritch officiating.  A private family graveside service will follow.  Serving as pallbearers are Chris Coerver, Mark Coerver, Doug Johns, Dustin King, Manuel Compian and Butch Dannhaus.  Honorary pallbearers are Stephen Davis, Bill Davis, Thom Anderson, Tommy Page and Gabby Araguz.

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

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