Kitty was born in Bristol, TN to the late William Steven and Edith Calhoun Tanksley.
In addition to her parents, Kitty was preceded in death by: her husband of 62 years, James R. Cass; two brothers, Robert L. Tanksley and Edward Tanksley; and one sister, Helen Moore.
Survivors include: one daughter, Lisa Kuhnert; one son, David Cass; four grandchildren, Robin C. Cass, Lauren C. Hickey, Jonathan Kuhnert and Sarah Copeland; and three great grandchildren, Averie Cass, Evan Hickey and Teagan Copeland.
Arrangements are currently pending. Please visit www.morrisbaker.com for up-to-date arrangement information.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions can be made in Kitty’s memory to Alzheimer’s Tennessee, Inc., an East Tennessee-based non-profit organization which provides informational resources and raises funds for research in the battle against Alzheimer’s. You can do so at: www.alztennessee.org/give/donate-now
Memories and condolences may be shared with the Cass family via www.morrisbaker.com.
Morris-Baker Funeral Home and Cremation Services, 2001 E. Oakland Ave., Johnson City, is serving the Cass family. (423) 282-1521