Mrs. Kathryn “Ramona” Kemper, age 84 of Manchester, Tennessee passed from this life on Saturday, June 29, 2013 at her home.
Funeral Services for Mrs. Ramona Kemper will be held, Tuesday, July 2, 2013 at 1:00 PM at Coffee County Funeral Chapel with Brother Bob Nettles officiating.
Burial will follow at Rose Hill Memorial Gardens in Tullahoma, Tennessee.
Mrs. Kemper, was born November 10, 1928, the daughter of the late Johnnie Rueben and Ruby L. Jordan Kemper.
She was a military wife, loving mother and grandmother. She enjoyed gardening and antiquing. Ramona liked to travel with her family. In her earlier years she was an avid bowler and loved bowling in leagues and was of the Baptist faith.
In addition to her parents, Mrs. Kemper was preceded in death by her husband Frank Charles Kemper, Jr., one sister, Helen Thomas of Pamplico, South Carolina, four brothers, Jamie Nettles of Charleston, South Carolina, Alex Nettles of Manchester, Tennessee, Carol Eugene Nettles of Lake City, South Carolina, Clifford Nettles of Dora, Alabama, and one grandson, Francis Reese Buchanan.
Mrs. Kemper is survived by one daughter, Kathy and husband Bob Buchanan of Tazewell, Virginia, one son Steve Kemper of Manchester, Tennessee, four grandchildren, Brian and wife Tiffany Buchanan, Becky and husband Chad Cochran, Natalie and husband T.J. Arsenault, and Stefanie Kemper, one great grandchild, Sierra Buchanan, daughter-n-law, Glenda Kemper, and faithful companion Sabrina, her loving cat.
Coffee County Funeral Chapel is honored to serve the family of Mrs. Kathryn “Ramona” Kemper.