Kathy Lucille Banks, born to Hud and Muffy Banks Aug. 8, 1954 in Santa Maria. Kathy passed on May 8, 2018 at the age of 63 in Paso Robles.
She graduated from Paso Robles High School in 1972. She was involved 4H and FFA raising and showing livestock. She then attended Cal Poly SLO as an Ag major.
Kathy was an animal lover. She had horses and dogs all of her life. She loved to ride horseback, helping neighbors work cattle and for pleasure. She was very creative and artistic. She made beautiful rope art.
In her high school and college years she worked for a veterinarian and then worked in retail, owning her own clothing store for a few years. The last five years she had been a caregiver for both of her parents.
Kathy was a loving daughter, sister and aunt.
She is preceded in death by her parents, Hud and Muffy Banks; grandparents, Choppo and Hazel Munoz and Fred and Marie Banks. She is survived by her sister Karen; brother-in-law, Scott and nephew, Matt Williams and her little dog, Cowgirl.
The family would appreciate, in lieu of flowers, donations to be made in her honor to Woods Animal Shelter or North County Humane Society.
Arrangements were entrusted to Eddington Funeral Services, 429 Bassett St., King City, (831) 385-5400, www.EFS-Cares.com.