Kathy was born November 18, 1942 at Mound City, Illinois, daughter of the late Rev. John and Bertha (Walls) Hinman.
Kathy was a waitress for many years in the area, and was a customer service personal with Galaxy Cable Company.
Kathy was preceded in death by her parents, husbands, Bill J. Polley, Sr. in January 1985 and Barry J. Wilburn in December 2003, and brothers, Carl, Clyde, and Troy Hinman.
Survivors include 3 sons, Bill J. (Monica) Polley, Jr. of Kevil, Kentucky. Russell Polley (Paula Britton) of Olmsted, Illinois, and Richard (Megan) Polley of Fredericksburg, Virginia; 2 daughters, Barbara Ann (Greg) Cherry of Ridgeway, Illinois and Patricia “Trisha” Norberg of Mountain Home, Arkansas; 3 brothers, John (Pam) Hinman of Walls, Mississippi, Roy (Nancy) Hinman of Dyersburg, Tennessee, and Tommy Hinman of Grand Chain, Illinois; 1 sister, Barbara Jo (Don) Stone of Lowell, Indiana; 10 grandchildren and 9 great grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews.
Funeral services for Kathy Polley Wilburn will be 1:30 p.m. Sunday, January 13, 2013 at the Jones Funeral Home Villa Ridge with Rev. Tim Polley officiating. Interment will follow in the Masonic Cemetery in Olmsted, Illinois.
Friends may Saturday between 2-6 p.m. at the Jones Funeral Home Villa Ridge, Illinois.
Expressions of sympathy may take the form of memorials to the American Cancer Society 4503 West DeYoung Street 200 C. Marion, Illinois 62959 or to the American Heart Association Greater Midwest Affiliate Memorials/Tributes Lockbox 3816 Paysphere Circle Chicago Illinois 60674 in memory of Kathy Polley Wilburn.
Jones Funeral Home Villa Ridge is in charge of the arrangements.