Kimie T. Gautney

Wednesday, February 8, 2017

Kimie T. Gautney, 92, of Jenkins, passed away Wednesday, Feb. 1, 2017, at the home of her son, Dean Gautney of Aurora.

She was born Nov. 9, 1924, in Kofu, Japan. On Jan. 9, 1953, she was united in marriage to Bill Gautney who preceded her in death on May 16, 1987. Also preceding her in death were her parents; one brother; one sister and a granddaughter.

Survivors include: two sons, Dean Gautney and his wife Jeannie of Aurora, and Donnie Gautney and his wife Connie of Exeter; one daughter, Ann Boles and her husband Randy of Marionville; two brothers; six grandchildren; and eight great-grandchildren.

She grew up in Japan where she was a second- grade teacher. From 1955 until 1975, she worked with her husband Bill at Gautney’s Store in Jenkins. Then she began working at Fasco Industries, retiring from there in 2010 at the age of 86. She was a member of Shiloah Baptist Church.

Graveside services were held Monday at Clio Cemetery in Jenkins under direction of Fohn Funeral Home in Cassville. Pastor Greg Forester conducted the services.

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