Mrs. Katherine Jean Hooks Gainous, age 84, of Cedartown, passed away on Tuesday, Sept. 20, 2016.
She was born on Aug. 11, 1932, the daughter of the late Fred and Annie Westmoreland Hooks.
Mrs. Gainous is survived by her daughters and son-in-law, Fredaleen Camp and Renee Mitchell and Keith; brother, Robert “Bobby” Hooks; grandchildren, Amy Christian (Buck), Ryan Smallwood (Sharon) and Derek Smallwood and great-grandchildren, Levi Christian, Colby Christian, Corbey Smallwood and Kayla Smallwood.
Mrs. Gainous is preceded in death by her parents; husband, Willis Ned Gainous and brother, Marion Hooks.
A graveside service for Mrs. Katherine Jean Hooks Gainous was conducted on Friday, Sept. 23, 2016 at 3:30 p.m. at Sunrise Memorial Gardens (3721 Bankhead Highway, Douglasville, Ga., 30135) with Pastor Neil Williams officiating.
The family of Mrs. Gainous received family and friends on the evening of Thursday, Sept. 22, 2016 at the Gammage Funeral Home.
The family of Mrs. Gainous requested that flowers are to be omitted and donations can be made to Heyman Hospice of Floyd, 255 West 5th Street, Rome, Ga., 30161.
The following gentlemen will serve as pallbearers: Ryan Smallwood, Derek Smallwood, Levi Christian, Colby Christian, Corbey Smallwood and Keith Mitchell.
Messages of condolence can be made to the family by visiting our website and signing the online guestbook at gammagefh.com.
The Olin L. Gammage and Sons Funeral Home handled the arrangements for Mrs. Katherine Jean Hooks Gainous.