Mary Kathlene was born in Tompkinsville, KY on February 2, 1947, a daughter of the late Winnie (Basil) and William Lawrence Kingery.
She was married to Dennis Cross, who precedes her in death.
She was of Church of Christ Faith. She worked at the deli at Houchens.
Mary Kathlene is survived by two daughters, Kristie Kilmon and husband, Teddy, of Tompkinsville, KY;
Kimberly Norris, and husband, David of Tompkinsville, KY; two sons Kelvin Cross, of Tompkinsville, KY; Keith Cross and wife, Kelly, of Scottsville, KY. Ten grandchildren, Kala Bacon, Cory and Cody Cross, Jessica Clay, Devin and Cole Billingsley, Kelsey and Kyle Norris, Autumn and Alexander Kilmon; six great grandchildren, Kyler, Dylan, Jayden, Jerrica, and Kynsley Bacon and Holder Huskey.
Mary Kathlene is also survived by three sisters, Thelma Cunningham, of Tompkinsville, KY; Margie Estes, of Indianapolis, IN; and Carol Walden, of Tompkinsville, KY; and a brother, Rollie Kingery, of Glasgow, KY.
She is also preceded in death by her daughter-in-law, Carla Cross; sister, Emogene Kingery and two brothers Ralph and Mitchell Kingery.
Funeral service will be held at Yokley Trible Funeral Home at 2:00 P.M. on Monday, February 1st, 2016.
Visitation is Sunday after 6:00 P.M. and Monday 6:00 A.M.- 2:00 P.M. at Yokley Trible Funeral Home.
Burial is in White Cemetery.