JAMES R. KENNEDY
James R. Kennedy, age 72, of Normantown, departed this life on Saturday, October 5, 2019 at the Genesis Health Care, Glenville Center, following an extended illness.
He was born December 28, 1946 in Weston, son of the late Junior R. and Garnett C. Curry Kennedy.
James is a graduate of Normantown High School, class of 1964 and attended Salem College. He is a member of the Oak Grove Baptist Church and spent his entire life devoted to farming.
Surviving are four brothers, Roger Kennedy and wife, Jeannie, Kevin Kennedy and wife, Donna, and Scott Kennedy all, of Normantown, and Kent Kennedy and wife, Jane, of Ripley.
Also surviving are a host of nieces, nephews, cousins, and other wonderful family and friends.
A funeral service was conducted at the Oak Grove Baptist Church near Normantown at 11:00 a.m., Tuesday, October 8, 2019. Elder Larry Fisher officiated. Burial followed in the Oak Grove Cemetery. Friends were received from 9:00 Ð 11:00 a.m., Tuesday morning at the church.
Ellyson Mortuary, Inc. was honored to assist the family of James R. Kennedy with arrangements.