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Kathryn Bennett Stanley

January 9, 1929 - September 21, 2021

Kathryn Bennett Stanley, 32, was born January 9, 1989, to parents Bill Stanley and Donna Cox (Rutledge) in Lynchburg, Virginia.  She graduated from Louisa County High school in 2007.

Katie passed away in a car accident September 21, 2021.  She is survived by her 5-year-old son Colt William Anderson who was the light of her life, her little man.  Katie’s laugh was infectious and freely given.  She loved animals of all kinds, especially dogs and horses.  She is survived by her father and mother, grandmother Dorothy Kuhn (Farrar), step-father Andy Cox, sister Carman Henderson (Hunter), and brother Will Hunter.

Katie’s Memorial Service will be Saturday, September 25, 2021, from 4 to 6 p.m. at Tharp Funeral Home at 220 Breezewood Drive Lynchburg, VA.

In lieu of flowers, please consider a donation to a GoFundMe account for her son Colt @ gofundme.com/f/colt-needs-his-village.

Tharp Funeral Home & Crematory, Lynchburg, is assisting the family.

Click here to view Kathryn’s tribute video

Katie’s Memorial Service will be Saturday, September 25, 2021, from 4 to 6 p.m. at Tharp Funeral Home at 220 Breezewood Drive Lynchburg, VA.In lieu of flowers, please consider a donation to a GoFundMe account for her son Colt @ gofundme.com/f/colt-needs-his-village.

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We Love and miss you katie I LOVE YOU fly high

Posted by Kassie/Kas(\"YOUR DAUGHTER\") on January 31, 2022

We Love and miss you katie I LOVE YOU fly high

Posted by Kassie/Kas(\"YOUR DAUGHTER\") on January 31, 2022

Thank you for being a great person

Posted by Abell on September 25, 2021

I'm so sorry for your loss. Katie will be missed by everyone who knew her.

Posted by Kimberly Padgett on September 25, 2021

My sincere condolences to the Family, Death of a loved one is so painful especially when it’s so unexpected . I wanted to share some comforting news . The Bible tells us about the hope for all who die . John 5:28,29. The Resurrection ! You will be reunited with your love one again ! On Earth! I pray this Bible Truth brings you some peace and comfort during this difficult time .

Posted by Cher on September 25, 2021

Donna and family , I am so sorry to hear about Katie,.very sweet girl,.I remember when she rode my school bus she was going to take her chicken to school for show&tell. We worked together at the dog kennel.we made a good team. Lots of thoughts and prayers for you and your family. Anita Hite

Posted by Anita Hite on September 24, 2021

My best friend. Confidante. Always had my back. We sure had fun and knew how to make an entrance, especially at Bull Daddy's! I am gonna miss this girl more than words can say.

Posted by Star on September 24, 2021

Bill and Donna, We are so very sorry to hear about the loss of Katie. There are no words to comfort you, but healing prayers will come your way.

Posted by Ann Evans & Junior Maddox on September 24, 2021

Having a great time at a wedding! I always had fun with her! I loved her. Rest in peace sis in law!

Posted by Alex on September 23, 2021

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