Katha Nan Black was born July 13, 1934 in Athens, TX and her suffering ended at 8:20 am on Valentine’s day.
Katha Nan Black was a wonderful caring and compassionate lady. She received her nursing degree from Lilly Jolly School of Nursing in 1955. She worked for Pasadena ISD up until retirement. Katha made lifelong friends when she was in nursing school and everywhere she went.
Katha met her beloved husband Clifton Black while attending Milby High School in Houston, TX. They got married March 4, 1955. They were married for over 62 joyous years.
She gave her unconditional love to all of her friends and family and to all of the many pets that she cherished. Katha loved to spend time at the old house located at Cedar Creek Lake. She celebrated many holidays and weekends there with her family and friends. She was a fantastic cook and loved to serve her family and friends her great recipes.
She loved her 3 sons and 3 grandchildren with all of her heart. She treated all of her children’s friends as if they were family. She loved the Lord and gave us spiritual guidance throughout our lives.
Her smile was so beautiful and contagious. She will be dearly missed. Special thanks to all of her care givers and to the friends that came to see her.
Katha was preceded in death by her parents Roy and Mae Pearl Stroud; brothers: Rocky Stroud and Bill Stroud; sister, Faye Walker.
She leaves behind her husband of 62 years, Clifton Black; sons: Michael Black, Patrick Black and Timothy Black; grandchildren: Zack Black, Leah Black and Haley Black and daughter in law, Holly Gardner and many other loving family members and friends.
Memorial service will begin Friday, February 17, 2017 at 11am in the chapel of Crowder Funeral Home in Pearland, TX 77581.