Carol Jean Hampton Kennard, 69, Johnson City, passed away on Tuesday, December 20, 2011, and will be spending Christmas with Jesus.
She was a native of Cleveland, TN, and the daughter of the late Clarence and Esther Hampton.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Charles Kennard; and sister, Irene Stuman.
She was a member of Unaka Avenue Baptist, and was a LPN for 42 years at various places, the most recent being Indian Path Medical Center.
She is survived by her sons: Patrick Kennard and wife, Cindy, Corey Kennard and wife, Tonya; grandchildren: Brianne, Melodie, Jillian; sisters: Grace Mayo, Ruth Cooper and husband, Harold; brother: Wayne Hampton and wife, Alma; several nieces and nephews; and special friends, Chloe and Gertie.
Services will be held at Unaka Avenue Baptist, Johnson City, on Friday, Dec. 23. The family will be receiving friends from 4:00 to 6:00 and the service to follow.
In lieu of flowers the family requests donations to be sent to: Corey Kennard, 411 Dogwood Trail, Piney Flats, TN 37686 to assist with final expenses.
The family is in the care of the Cremation Society of Northeast Tennessee, Elizabethton, TN.