Kathleen Ann "Kaki" Quarles-Kimball


Kathleen Ann “Kaki” Quarles-Kimball went to join her Lord and Savior on April 11, 2019.

A resident of Kilgore, TX she spent most of her life in Pasadena, TX where she raised her

children and owned Burleson Florist.

She was born on July 6th, 1941 to Nedra and Charles Gordy. She had 4 siblings, Charles, Paul,

John Larry, and Ruth.

She lived a life of selfless service and was generous and loved everyone she met.

She is survived by husband Richard Kimball, daughters Kathryn (Randy) Gartz and Tiara (John)

McClay. Six grandchildren Taylor (Jenn) Gartz, Faryn Carr, Nicole (Jay) Thompson, Evan

(Kevin) King, Olivia McClay and Caroline McClay. And her “bonus” daughters Laura

Kimball-Ravari and Amanda Eckert, their husbands and children.

She is also survived by 8 great-grandchildren, Jackson, Jax, Noah, Anniston, Blakey, James,

CC, and Oliver.

She is preceded in death by her late husband Jerry Quarles, parents Nedra and Charles Gordy,

brothers Paul and Charles Gordy.

A Memorial service is planned at St. Luke’s Methodist Church Saturday, 401 Main St, Kilgore,

TX on April 20th at 1pm.

In lieu of flowers the family asked you to send donations in memory of Kathy to St. Luke's

United Methodist Church.

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