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Katherine McDonnell

October 3, 1949 — March 3, 2023

Biloxi, MS

Katherine Innette Lowery McDonnell, age 73, of Biloxi, MS, passed away peacefully surrounded by family on Friday, March 3, 2023.

Katherine was born on October 3, 1949 and is a lifelong resident of the Gulf Coast. She was a devoted Mother, Grandmother, and Sister. She loved her family with all her heart and devoted her life to caring for them all. She was of the Baptist Faith and loved serving the Lord. She was formerly employed with Baricev's Restaurant, Mary’s Drive Inn and the Palace Casino. 

She is preceded in death by her parents, Doyle Lowery and Jessie Kelly Lowery; sister, Linda Owen; and two step-sons, Mike McDonnell Jr. and Alvin McDonnell.

Survivors include her daughters, Selina (Curtis) Fryou, Jessica (Jimmy) McMurphy and Tabitha (Darrell) Wescovich; four grandchildren, Amy, Kelly, Thomas and Ivan; two great grand-children, Letteigh and Matthew; sisters, Joan (Ronnie) Good and Wanda (Tommy) Reyer; and brother, Doyle Jr. (Norma) Lowery.

Kathy will be greatly missed, and her memories will be cherished and kept alive in our hearts forever.

Joshua 1:9 Have not I commanded thee? Be strong and of good courage; be not afraid, neither be thou dismayed: for the Lord thy God is with thee whither-soever thou goest.

A graveside service will be held on Wednesday, March 8, 2023 at 1:00 p.m. at D’Iberville Memorial Park.

Bradford-O’Keefe Funeral Home is honored to serve the family of Katherine Innette Lowery McDonnell.

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