Gattman-Kathryn Denese Red, 52, died Sunday, Jan. 7, 2018 at Sanctuary Hospice House in Tupelo after a long battle with cancer. Denese was born on Sept. 6, 1965 in Bruce to Edmon Bacon and Betty Hatley Bacon. Her parents are now deceased. She grew up as the child of a career Air Force Dad and lived all over the country. She had recently lived in Gattman with her daughter and her family. She lived many years at King’s Home in Chelsea, Ala. where she learned the art of pottery making and excelled in it. She enjoyed crafting, coloring, making pottery and reading her Bible.

A graveside service will be held at 2 PM Wednesday, Jan. 10, 2018 at the Union United Methodist Church Cemetery south of Plantersville with Bro. Bradley Long officiating. She will be buried beside her father. Holland Funeral Directors are assisting their friends.

Denese leaves her daughters, Ashley McKay and her husband, Justin of Gattman and Laura Red of Okolona. 2 grandchildren Rylan and Ava and her siblings, Eddie Bacon, lee Bacon (Brenda), Phillip Bacon (Amy), Ann Bacon and Pam Vinson.