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Wilma Kathy (Wagner) Cabe

April 21, 1944 — March 3, 2023

Waldron, Arkansas

Wilma Kathleen Cabe of Waldron, Arkansas went to be with her Lord and Savior, Friday, March 3, 2023 in Fort Smith, Arkansas. Kathy was born April 21, 1944 in Uniontown, PA to George Jackson and Wilma Georgetta (Stone) Wagner.

Kathy loved her family with all of her heart. She went out of her way to help others. She was a retired public school employee, a member of the Temple Baptist Church, and taught Sunday school there for many years. After retirement she was active in EH.

Kathy leaves behind to cherish her memory, her son Jeff Cabe and wife Angel of Waldron, her daughter Jennifer Shaddon and husband Gary of Y City, granddaughter Vanessa Lamproe and husband Jimmie of Rudy, grandson James Shaddon and wife Kristan of Van Buren, granddaughter Katie Medlin and husband Taylor of Waldron, grandson Kyler Cabe of Fort Smith, great grandchildren: Brylynn Lamproe, Eli Lamproe, Taylynn Medlin, Jaxton Medlin, Jaxton Shaddon, and Evie Shaddon, sister in law Syble (Cabe) Taff and husband Calvin (Chappie) Taff, three nieces: Donna Larid, Vicki Cabe, and Alisha (Cabe) Sanders and husband David, one nephew Tommy Cabe, and one aunt, Mary Ellizabeth (Betty) Stefan as well as a host of friends and extended family.

Kathy was preceded in death by her husband, Bill Cabe, parents, George Jackson Wagner and Wilma Georgetta Wagner, and her brother, Richard (Dick) Wagner.

Kathy's graveside life celebration will be 10:00 a.m., Monday, March 6, 2023 at Birdsview Cemetery in Waldron, Arkansas with Rev. George Barham and Rev. Jack Smith officiating. Interment will follow. Arrangements are being entrusted to the Heritage Memorial Funeral Home in Waldron, Arkansas.

Kathy's pallbearers will be: Gary Shaddon, James Shaddon, Jimmie Lamproe, Taylor Medlin, Eli Lamproe, and Tim Maxell. Honorary pallbearers will be: Jaxton Medlin, Jaxton Shaddon, the Men of Temple Baptist Church, and the Class of 1962.

Kathy's visitation will be Sunday March 5, 2023 from 3:00 to 5:00 p.m. at the Heritage Memorial Funeral Home..

In lieu of flowers the family requests that donations be made to Gideon's International- Waldron Camp @ P.O. Box 823 Waldron, Arkansas 72958.

To order memorial trees or send flowers to the family in memory of Wilma Kathy (Wagner) Cabe, please visit our flower store.

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Sunday, March 5, 2023

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