Catherine Dubson, 73, of Buncombe, died at her home, with her family by her side, on Friday, March 19, 2021.
She was born on April 26, 1947, in Champaign, the daughter of Patrick and Barbara Jean Grant Tatman.
She married Roger Wayne Dubson on March 2, 1968, in Urbana. Together they shared 53 years of marriage.
Mrs. Dubson is survived by her husband, Roger Dubson of Buncombe; children Jeff (Barb) Holt and Pat (Dena) Dubson, all of Tolono, Rick (Loretta) Dubson of Riverview, Fla., Dan (Linda) Dubson of Mahomet, Crystal Dubson of Buncombe, Kimberly Dubson of Goreville and Kris Dubson of Carbondale; 13 grandchildren; 10 great-grandchildren; several nieces and nephews; brothers and sisters; many other relatives and friends.
She was preceded in death by her parents; a son, Roger W. Dubson Jr.; and several brothers and sisters.
She was a member of United Missionary Baptist Church in Lick Creek. She drove a school bus for 20 eight years in Sadorus, until her retirement.
She loved and fostered children for 18 years. She loved to cook and most importantly to spend time with her family and friends.
Private services for Mrs. Dubson will be held at a later date.
To view the obituary and to leave online condolences for the family, visit www.rendlemanhilemanfh.com.
Rendleman & Hileman Funeral Home in Jonesboro is in charge of arrangements.