by Glenn Scherer
Kenneth Andy Kennedy, 69, of Delbarton, passed away January 1, 2013, at the Williamson Memorial Hospital.
He was born December 23, 1944, at Welch, the son of the late Hawk and Minnie Curry Kennedy.
Kenneth Andy was a Veteran of the U.S. Army having served in the Vietnam War with the 9th Infantry. He was also a member of the Obrien Masonic Lodge No. 101, Beni Kedem Shrine, VFW Post 8001, NRA, Moose Club, and a 32nd degree Scottish Rite Mason.
Those left behind to cherish his memories include his wife, Patricia Crews Kennedy; children, Marion Hawk Kennedy and Kennetha Amanda Kennedy all of Delbarton. He also leaves behind a host of cousins he was very close to.
Funeral services will be held at the Chafin Funeral Home Saturday January 5. at 1 p.m. with the Rev. Peggy Ryder officiating. Burial will follow in the Kennedy Cemetery at Ben Creek Road, Varney. Visitation will be at the funeral home chapel Friday evening from 6 p.m. until 9 p.m. Pallbearers will be Lannie Ooten Jr., Mike Wilson Jr., Chris Endicott, Byron Marcum, Josh Sharp and George Preece. Honorary pallbearers will be Bunt Taylor Jr., Morris Adkins, Ted Melton, Luke Jones, Marty Melton, Lynn Huskins, Phil Harris, Don Stackwell, Matt Scoggins and John Gallagher.
Online condolences can be made at ChafinFuneralHome.Com.
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