Mary Katherine Norman, 51 of Matewan, died March 19, 2012, at Williamson Memorial Hospital following a hard-fought battle with cancer.
Born January 22, 1961, Kathy was the daughter of Jerry and Pat Looney of Goody, Ky.
In addition to her parents, she is survived by one son, Billy Shawn Simon of Matewan; a brother, Keith (Jeanie) Looney and son Ryan of Turkey Creek, Ky.; one sister, Angela Ward and daughter Crystal of Wellington, Fla.; special aunts, Ethel Burgett of Little Venice, Fla., Joan Bland of Clarksville, Ind., Sue Crawford of New Salisbury, Ind., Diana Crawford of Stone, Ky., and Donna (Jack) Deskins of Pinsonfork, Ky.; uncles, Frank Crawford of Turkey Creek, Jim (Libby) Crawford of Buckner, Ky.; and a host of nieces, nephews, cousins and friends.
Kathy was preceded in death by her maternal grandparents, Harry and Hazel (Rowe) Crawford; uncles, Joe, L.D., Bruce and Cary Crawford; and aunt and uncle Ray and Onita Dugard.
Kathy attended Runyon Runyon Elementary and graduated from Belfry High School. She worked at One Hour Dry Cleaning, McCarr Mini-Mall and Magic Mart.
As per her final wishes, she will be cremated. A memorial service will be held at a later date.
R. E. Rogers Funeral Home, Belfry, Ky., is in charge of arrangements. Online condolences at www.rerogersfuneralhome.com.