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Katherine Bouldin, 82
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McMinnville resident and Van Buren County native Katherine Bouldin, 82, was born June 3, 1939 and died Jan. 12 at The Webb House in McMinnville following a sudden illness.            

A retired school bus driver with Warren County School System, retired boarding home operator, and member of Harmony Church of Christ, she was the daughter of the late Thurman and Ella Mae Gibbs Farless. She was married to Robert “Tom” Barnes, Harold Womack, and Thomas Bouldin, all who preceded her in death. In addition to her parents and husbands, she was preceded in death by brother Bobby Farless and sister and brother-in-law Carolyn and Paul Butcher. 

Mrs. Bouldin is survived by daughter and son-in-law Jo Ann and Joe McCormick of Rock Island, son and daughter-in-law Garry “Bubba” and Leticia Barnes of Rock Island, grandson and spouse, Robert and Becky McCormick, granddaughters and spouses, Katherine and Michael Westbrook, Jessica and Trey Sneed, and Abbey and Josh Hathcock, great-granddaughters Kaleigh Capps, Caroline McCormick, Claire McCormick, Emma Sneed, Ansley Sneed, Lily Sneed, and Lyla Belle Hathcock, great-grandsons Christian Westbrook, Leland Allen, and Silas Hathcock, brother and sister-in-law J.P. and Tina Farless of Rock Island, sister Wanda Brown of Beersheba Springs, special niece Lisa Weismore, and several other nieces and nephews also survive.

Graveside service and interment will be held at 2 p.m. Friday, Jan. 14, at Crain Hill Cemetery in Van Buren County with Ray Weddington officiating. There will be no visitation or service at High’s. Family and friends will meet at the cemetery. Online condolences may be made at

High Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.

Southern Standard

(McMinnville, Tenn.) Jan. 14, 2022