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Public Visitation

Appalachian Funeral Services Chapel
Friday August 21st, 2020
5:00pm - 9:00pm

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Funeral Service

Fall Cliff Baptist Church
Saturday August 22nd, 2020
2:00pm - 2:30pm

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Graveside Service

Fall Cliff Cemetery
Saturday August 22nd, 2020
2:30pm - 3:00pm

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Kathy Cross

Kathy Cross, 69 of Sylva, passed away on Monday, August 17, 2020. She is the daughter of the late Dee and Jessielee Coggins. Preceding her in death were one brother, Lester, and two sisters: Jean and Carolyn Coggins.

She is survived by her husband, Chuck of twenty-five years; brother, Harold (Jan) Coggins; several nieces, nephews, and cousins; and loving her dogs, Midas, golden retriever, and Little Joe, border collie.  Kathy retired from Southwestern Community College after thirty-one years. She had been the Executive Director at United Christian Ministries for eighteen years. 

Kathy was an avid reader who loved to sew and travel.  Her and Chuck enjoyed taking Sunday drives and attending bluegrass festivals. She also loved gardening, plants, flowers, and was known for her green thumb.

Pallbearers: Harold, Jr., Justin, Steve, & Brian Coggins, Homer Fisceaux, Brad Stillwell, Jackie Green. 

Honorary Pallbearers: Members of the Savannah Fire Department and the Volunteers of United Christian Ministries.

The family will receive friends from 5:00PM - 9:00PM, Friday, August 21, 2020 at Appalachian Funeral Services. Funeral Services for Kathy will be held at 2:00PM, Saturday, August 22, 2020 at Fall Cliff Baptist Church.  Reverends Tommy Ashe and Eddie Stillwell, and Shirley Kool, officiating.  A Graveside Service will follow at Fall Cliff Cemetery.


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Bea Buchanan Jan 27 2021 12:00 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Kathy Cross

Bea Buchanan Jan 27 2021 12:00 AM

so very sorry for your loss. Kathy was always so helpful and a very caring person. She will be missed by many. May she RIP.

Margie Stephans Aug 22 2020 12:00 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Kathy Cross

Margie Stephans Aug 22 2020 12:00 AM

Chuck, I'm so sorry for your loss. Please know you are in My, Corey and Aunt Ruby's Thoughts and Prayers.

Deb Queen Aug 21 2020 12:00 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Kathy Cross

Deb Queen Aug 21 2020 12:00 AM

Kathy, will be missed ,But she will be welcomed home as a good and faithful servant.

David Preston Aug 20 2020 12:00 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Kathy Cross

David Preston Aug 20 2020 12:00 AM

I am heart broken for your loss. Kathy was a wonderful friend for many many years. Prayers for all of you for comfort.

Linda Sellers Aug 19 2020 12:00 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Kathy Cross

Linda Sellers Aug 19 2020 12:00 AM

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