She was born on April 18, 1937 in Kidder Community of Wayne County, Ky., to the late Everett and Myrtie Keith Hammond.
Kathleen accepted Christ as her Savior on December, 30, 2013 and was of the Baptist faith. She was a retired housekeeper for Holiday Inn and enjoyed puzzles, visiting Goodwill and the Peddlars Mall, shopping and spending time with her family.
She is preceded in death by her parents and one sister, Maxcine Weaver. Also preceded by a grandson, Brandon Hammond.
She is survived by three sons, Donny (and Star) Hammond of Somerset, Ky., Forrest (and Judith) Hammond of St. Cloud, Fla., and Keith (and Kim) Hammond of Nancy, Ky.;. three brothers, Bobby Hammond of Somerset, Ky., Gale (and Judy) Hammond of St. Cloud, Fla., and Mike (and Sue) Hammond of Nancy, Ky.; two sisters, Dora Riggs of Somerset, Ky., and Barbara Emerson of Somerset, Ky.; five grandchildren, April (and Kevin) Staats, Whitley Hammond, Jordan Hammond, Mariah Hammond and Gracie Hammond; and two great-grandchildren, Kara Staats and Logan Staats. She is also survived
by of a host of nieces, nephews and cousins.
Visitation will be held on Tuesday, April 1, 2014 after 6pm in the Memory Chapel of Southern Oaks Funeral Home.
Funeral Services will be held on Wednesday April 2, 2014 at 2 p.m. in the Memory Chapel of Southern Oaks Funeral Home with Bro. Jeff Griffith and Bro. David Muse officiating.
Burial will follow in the Baker Cemetery in Nancy, KY.
In lieu of flowers the family requests that donations be made to Hospice of Lake Cumberland.
Southern Oaks Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.
Ivan Eugene Harness, 77, went to be with his Heavenly Father, Sunday, March 30, 2014 at his home in Carter Ridge, Ky., in the presence of his family. He had accepted Jesus Christ as his personal Savior with family by his side.