Allen Lee Kennedy, 87, of Greenville, went home to be with the Lord in the comfort of his own home surrounded by his loving wife and daughters. Funeral services will be held 2 p.m., Wednesday, Oct. 3, 2018 at Coker-Mathews Funeral Home with Chaplain Chris Pope officiating. Burial will be in Shady Grove Cemetery. Visitation will be 6 – 8 p.m. Tuesday, Oct. 2, 2018 at the funeral home.
Mr. Kennedy was born August 19, 1931 in Staton, Texas to Harvie Kennedy and Emma Mae Palmer Kennedy. He married Sue McFarlin Kennedy on August 25, 1951 in Greenville, Texas. He worked as a machinist for Texas Aluminum and Gardner Denver Ind. and a truck driver for TX-DOT. He was of the Baptist faith; was a loving husband, a wonderful Dad and Grandad. He enjoyed the family get together because all his family was together. He was a rock for all of us and will be missed dearly by all that knew him.
He is survived by his wife, Sue Kennedy; daughters, Carolyn Miller and Sheryl Johnson; brother, Jerry Kennedy; sister, Mary McCorkle; grandchildren, Ken Miller, Kimberly Miller, Joshua Johnson and Breanna Johnson; five great-grandchildren; one great-great grandchild.
He is preceded in death by his parents; one sister, Leta Fleming; one brother, Louis Kennedy.Pallbearers will be Kenneth Miller, Kody Miller, Colton Miller, T.J. Miller, Joshua Johnson, Ken Miller and Angel Barcenas.