Of Chelsea, Michigan, age 98, died Wednesday, March 10, 2021 at Chelsea Retirement Community. She was born July 1, 1922 in Georgetown, KY, the daughter of Paul Moorman & Alma Florence (Robinson) Batsel. Katherine had lived in Kentucky, New Mexico, Arizona, California, and Colorado. They moved to Michigan in 2012. Katherine taught Sunday School at various Baptist churches. She was an avid reader.

On Feb 12, 1943 she married Whitley “Scriv” C. Scrivner, at the 1st Baptist Church in Albuquerque, New Mexico, and he preceded her in death on March 9, 2017. Survivors include two daughters, Karen Rhea of Ann Arbor, and Jenny Scrivner of Scottsdale, AZ; 4 grandchildren; and a brother, Charles Bridges Batsel. In addition to her husband, Katherine was preceded in death by her parents, a brother, William Moorman Batsel, and a son, Michael.

No services will be held. Memorial contributions may be made to Samaritan's Purse. Arrangements were entrusted to Cole Funeral Chapel in Chelsea. 

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