Kathy Vaughn Kemp,65,of Charlotte passed away on Tuesday, March 4, 2014, at Carolinas Medical Center in Pineville surrounded by her family and closest friends. She was the daughter of the late Jesse Burnett Vaughn and Evelyn Walker Vaughn of Spartanburg, S.C. Kathy was a graduate of Belmont Abbey College and the University of South Carolina. She was a teacher in Mecklenburg and Union Counties and avid animal lover. Those left to cherish her memory is her daughter, Debra Dean Motts and husband, Billy Motts and her only granddaughter, Jacquelyn Olyvia Motts of Spartanburg, S.C., and her great friends and good neighbors. A service to celebrate her life will be held 12:00 pm Saturday, March 15, 2014, at Kathy's home. Memorials may be made to Humane Society of Charlotte, 2700 Toomey Ave., Charlotte, N.C. 28203 or to Spartanburg Humane Society, 150 Dexter Rd., Spartanburg, S.C. 29303. Online condolences may be placed at http://www.mcewenpinevillechapel.com.