Ruby Lee Violet Jenkins Kennedy

Birth
Madison County, Kentucky, USA
Death 6 Jun 1992 (aged 76)
Jessamine County, Kentucky, USA
Burial Richmond, Madison County, Kentucky, USA
Memorial ID 148757145 · View Source
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On Monday, June 6, 1992; the life that we knew, on this earth, of Mrs. Ruby Lee Violet Kennedy, expired.
She was born to Amanda Bush, May 7, 1916 in Madison County. She was raised by her late father and loving step-mother: Mr. Lawrence Jenkins and Mrs. Dicey Jenkins. She confessed hope in Christ and joined the Flatwoods Baptist Church, Garrard County, under the pastorage of the late P.O. Baughman.
She was united in marriage to the late Mr. Sim Kennedy. Of that union three children were born. She was preceded in death by her daughter, Mrs. Betty Jean Russell.
She leaves to mourn her passing: one son, Elder Isaiah Kennedy; pastor of the Gethsemane Baptist Church, Lexington, Ky; one daughter, Mrs. Mildred Hunt, Lexington, Ky; one daughter in law, Mrs. Barbara Kennedy, Lexington, KY; two sons in law, Rev. Hosea Hunt, pastor of the Flatwoods Baptist Church in Garrard County, and Mr. Robert Russell of Nicholasville, Ky; one sister, Mrs. Lawrencetta Kavanaugh, Richmond, Ky; one brother, Mr. Edward Jenkins, Georgetown, Ky; five sisters in law: Mrs. Annie Bell Spaulding, Lexington, Ky, Mrs. Katherine Greene, Louisville, Ky, Mrs. Bernice Kennedy, Danville, KY, Mrs. Jeanette Jenkins, Georgetown, Ky, Mrs. Sarah Kennedy, Winchester, Ky; one brother in law, Mr. G.B. Kavanaugh, Richmond, Ky; 20 grandchildren; 32 great grandchildren; four great great grandchildren; seven granddaughters in law; and a host of nieces, nephews, cousins, friends and other relatives.
Funeral held on Friday, June 10, 1992 at Gethsemane Baptist Church located at 548 Georgetown Place in Lexington, Ky.
Eulogy delivered by Elder Isaiah Kennedy and Rev. Hosea Hunt.
Arrangements entrusted to Smith & Smith funeral Home
Interment: Maple Grove Cemetery, Richmond, Ky


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  • Created by: jackie branham-wilkinson
  • Added: 6 Jul 2015
  • Find a Grave Memorial 148757145
  • Find a Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Ruby Lee Violet Jenkins Kennedy (7 May 1916–6 Jun 1992), Find a Grave Memorial no. 148757145, citing Maple Grove Cemetery, Richmond, Madison County, Kentucky, USA ; Maintained by jackie branham-wilkinson (contributor 47435666) .