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 Roy Kennedy

Roy Kennedy

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Death 2 Nov 2012 (aged 84)
Gulfport, Harrison County, Mississippi, USA
Burial Biloxi, Harrison County, Mississippi, USA
Memorial ID 100121528 · View Source
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Military Service:
US Army ~ Korean War

Obituary of Roy Kennedy
(1928 ~ November 2, 2012)

Gulfport, MS ~ Roy Kennedy, age 84, passed away Friday, November 2, 2012 at his residence.

Mr. Kennedy was a veteran of the U.S. Army, serving in the Korean War. He was a member of the VFW and DAV. He was a loving husband and father and will be greatly missed by his family and friends.

He was preceded in death by his parents, Vera and Louis Kennedy; sisters, Doris Cook, Donna Owens, Evelyn Taylor, Betty Jean Richards and Norma Walker; brothers, Wilford Kennedy, Burnell Kennedy and Louis Kennedy Jr.; and his grandson, Christopher Kennedy.

Survivors include his wife of 52 years, Elaine Kennedy; daughters, Susan Wildin, Rachel Kennedy and Beth Rushing; son, Tony "Buddy" Kennedy; eight grandchildren, Gina, Adam, Corey, Abby, Nick, Ian, Matt and Emily; four great-grandchildren, Madelyn, Kyle, Alyssa and Cameron; and brother, Curtis Kennedy.

Friends are invited to join the family for a time of gathering from 6:00 until 8:00 p.m., Wednesday, November 7 at Riemann Family Funeral Home, 11280 Three Rivers Road in Gulfport.

There will be a graveside service scheduled at a later date at the National Cemetery in Biloxi.
Published in The Sun Herald on November 4, 2012


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  • Created by: Bobbie Mabry Graue
  • Added: 4 Nov 2012
  • Find A Grave Memorial 100121528
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Roy Kennedy (17 Sep 1928–2 Nov 2012), Find A Grave Memorial no. 100121528, citing Biloxi National Cemetery, Biloxi, Harrison County, Mississippi, USA ; Maintained by Bobbie Mabry Graue (contributor 46971027) .