Mrs. Kathleen W. Shropshire, age 68 of Chattanooga, TN passed away Tuesday, October 30, 2018 at the Memorial Hospital.

Mrs. Shropshire was born in King’s Mountain, NC on January 12, 1950, daughter of the late Winford K. Martenn and Edna Ruth Black Martenn.  She retired from Shaw Industries and was preceded in death by a sister, Freda Crabtree Gilley.

Mrs. Shropshire is survived by her husband, Keith Shropshire; stepchildren, Kerri Shropshire, Marie Shropshire, Kevin Shropshire, Zacius Shropshire, and Joseph Shropshire; sister and brother-in-law, Kim and Simon Worrell; brothers and sister-in-law, Bud and Jeannie Martenn and Greg Mitchell; grandchildren, Kameron Dozier, Kadence Dozier, Niyalh Shropshire, Lacy Shropshire, Katireah Shropshire, Zach Shropshire, Kallum Shropshire, Shrimp Shrosphire, Taz Shropshire, Torey Shropshire and Natasha Shropshire; several great grandchildren; special friend, Betty Holbrook,  and a number of nieces and nephews.

Funeral Services for Mrs. Shropshire will be held Friday, November 2, 2018 at 2:00 P.M. in the Petitt Chapel of the Coffman Funeral Home with her brother, Bud Martenn officiating. Interment will follow in the Naomi Cemetery.

Pallbearers will be Chi Lawrence, Zack Crabtree, Joel Martenn, Brandon Martenn; Zacius Keith Shropshire, Jr. and DeWayne Crabtree.  Honorary pallbearer will be Mickey Rose.

Mrs. Shropshire will be in state at the Coffman Funeral Home where the family will receive friends Thursday evening from 6 until 8 P.M.

Coffman Funeral Home, Petitt Chapel is honored to be serving the family of Mrs. Kathleen W. Shropshire.  Please visit www.coffmanfh.net to sign our online guestbook and to post condolences.