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Obituary for Katherine Ann Baum

Katherine Rumbaugh Baum, 54, of Andrews passed away on Tuesday, April 3, 2018 in Odessa, Texas.

Family and friends will gather to celebrate her life at 2:00 PM Monday, April 9, 2018 at a memorial service at McNett Funeral Home Chapel with Rev. Kevin Covington officiating. Please celebrate the life of Katherine by visiting

Katherine was born on February 21, 1964 in Levelland. She grew up in Sundown, Texas, and she graduated from Levelland High School in 1982. She loved being with her grandchildren, listening to music and going to the lake. Katherine married James Stewart Baum December 31, 2005 in Big Spring, Texas. She was preceded in death by her mother, Mary Lindsey and a brother Allan Roberts.

Katherine is survived by her husband, James Baum of Andrews, father Bobby and Norma Rumbaugh of Tishomingo, Oklahoma; daughters, Miranda Jett of Lubbock, Texas, Nicole Baum of Andrews, Texas, Torrey Holdman of Big Spring, Texas, sons, Joshua Thompson of Front Royal Virginia, Richard Baum of Andrews; brothers, Scott Rumbaugh of Texas, Harold Rumbaugh of Andrews, Ricky Fullen of Sundown, Texas, Bobby Turnbow, Keith Turnbow of Hereford, Texas, Mike Turnbow of Hereford, Texas, Charles Roberts of Lubbock, Texas; sisters, Betty Willhite of Odessa, Texas, Vicki Smith of Moran, Texas, Sandy Marvin of Odessa, Texas and Leslie Kitchens of Crestview, Florida, and 10 grandchildren.