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Kathryn Faye Provow

Funeral services for Kathryn Faye Provow, 83, West Plains, Missouri, will be held at 2:00 p.m., Monday, December 19, 2022 in the Rose Chapel at Robertson-Drago Funeral Home.


Mrs. Provow passed away at 8:54 a.m., Wednesday, December 14, 2022, at Mercy Hospital, Springfield, Missouri.


She was born March 14, 1939, in Alexander County, Illinois, to Clyde Everett Tatum, Sr. and Anna Mae Dillman Tatum.  On March 4, 1957, she was married at West Plains, to Charlie Homer Provow, who preceded her in death on October 25, 2019.  Before her retirement, Mrs. Provow was a Beautician.  She loved her family and enjoyed gardening, watching wildlife and making bird houses.  Mrs. Provow was of the Baptist faith.


She is survived by two children, Billy Provow and wife, Linda, Pottersville, Missouri and Debra Lambert and husband, Douglas, West Plains; four grandchildren, Corey Lambert and wife, Chantell, Alichia Boshears and husband, Derek, Felicia Julian and Charlie Lampley and wife, Melanie; five great-grandchildren, Kylar Lambert, Tristyn Lambert, Kallie Julian, Charles Lampley, Jr. and Kenzi Perkins; two brothers, Bill Tatum and wife, Rose Marie and Clyde Tatum, Jr. and wife, Jan; one brother-in-law, Roy Provow and wife, Mona; one sister-in-law, Karen Sue Tatum; and several nieces and nephews.


Her parents, husband, one infant son, David Provow, two brothers, Leonard and Leroy Tatum and three sisters, Carolyn Kee, Karen Kennedy and Evelyn Jost, preceded her in death.


Visitation will be held from 6:00 until 8:00 p.m., Sunday, at Robertson-Drago Funeral Home.  Burial will be in the Howell Memorial Park Cemetery.  Memorial contributions may be made to St. Jude’s Children’s Research Hospital and may be left at or mailed to Robertson-Drago Funeral Home, 211 West Main, West Plains, MO  65775. Online condolences may be expressed at