Katie Margaret Hampton, 95, of Apison,Tennessee, formerly of Hazard, Kentucky, died on May 13, 2012 at a local hospital.
She was a member of Apison Baptist Church and a member of the L.L.L. Sunday School Class.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Blaine Hampton in 1998.
Surviving relatives are her sons, Bill (Royce) Hampton of Apison, Mike (Cay) Hampton of Fort Oglethorpe, daughter, Barbara (Kenneth) Simpson of Middlesboro, Ky., grandchildren, James Richard Hampton, Robin Bramblett, Shannon Maria Hampton, Jessica Mills, Lt. Col. Ret. Todd S.Taylor, Matthew Hampton, Sarah Lane, Martha Ward, Anna Evans, Bethany Allison, 16 great-grandchildren, one great-grandchild, two step-grandsons, one step-granddaughter, two step-great-great-grandsons, several nieces and nephews.
Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. on Thursday, May 17, at Apison Baptist Church, with Pastor Bob Dasal officiating. The interment will follow in Plowman Cemetery.
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The family will receive friends on Wednesday, May 16, from 5-8 p.m. at the funeral home, and from 10-11 a.m. on Thursday at the church.
Arrangements are by Heritage Funeral Home, 7454 E. Brainerd Road.