Striffler-Hamby Mortuary - Columbus

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Katherine Block

Passed away on May 17, 2020

Katherine H. Block, 59, of Columbus, GA passed away May 17, 2020. A graveside service will be held on Thursday, May 21, 2020 at 2PM in Parkhill Cemetery.

She was born in Columbus, GA to Henry and Vera Hutcherson. Kathy graduated from Columbus High where she was a member of the 4-H club for twelve years, earning numerous awards, including the Prestige Award as well as earning the rare “I Dare You” student award. She got married to the love of her life, David A. Block, on April 4, 1997. Mrs. Block worked in marketing for Hughston Clinic, IHL and Aflac. Kathy had a special love for her cats and dogs.

She is survived by her parents, Vera and Henry Wayne Hutcherson; husband, David Block; and sister, Deborah Jacobs.

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  • David Block, Husband
  • Vera Hutcherson, Mother
  • Henry Wayne Hutcherson, Father
  • Deborah Jacobs, Sister

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  • Graveside Services

    Thursday, May 21, 2020

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