August 3, 2018
COLUMBUS — Katherine Claborn, 79, died July 28, 2018,in Meridian. Services will be at 11 a.m. Saturday at Oak Grove M.B. Church with the Rev. Therman Cunningham officiating. Burial will follow at the church cemetery. Visitation will be from noon-5:30 p.m. at Century Hairston Funeral Home. Century Hairston Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements. Mrs. Claborn was born Aug. 17, 1938, in Columbus, to the late Thomas Williams and Mary Ann Humphrey. She is survived by her children, Dorothy Claborn, Hassen Claborn and Tyrone Claborn, all of New York, New York and Anthony Claborn of Columbus; life-long partner, Larry Staples of Columbus; brother, Jeff Williams; and a host of grandchildren.