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Wendell Kennedy, 87

Services

Frederick-Dean Funeral Home Chapel Friday, December 07
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Visitations

Frederick-Dean Funeral Home Parlor Thursday, December 06
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM

February 26, 1931 - December 5, 2018

Wendell Sims "Buck" Kennedy

1931-2018

Wendell Sims "Buck" Kennedy was born in Griffin, Georgia to the late Margie and Ozie Kennedy on February 26, 1931 and passed away at Arbor Springs on December 5, 2018. He was 87 years old.

Mr. Kennedy proudly served in the United States Navy during the Korean Conflict. He taught printing in Montgomery at John Patterson Technical College for over 25 years, and was one of the original founders of Craftmasters Printing. He was a longtime member of Masonic Lodge - Air Force One of Montgomery, Alabama.

He was preceded in death  by his wife, Barbara P. Kennedy; son, Steven Kennedy; sister, Faye Easterling.

He is survived by his daughter, Dianne (Bill) Jay; son, Wade (Susie) Kennedy; grandchildren, Gavin (Amanda) Yates, Patrick Yates, Daniel Kennedy, and Tyler Kennedy; great grandchildren, Slade Yates, Lane Yates; sisters, Jeanelle Roddy, Charlotte Wells.

Visitation will be held on Thursday, December 6, 2018 in the Parlor at Frederick-Dean Funeral Home from 5:00 until 7:00 p.m.

Funeral service will be held in the Chapel at Frederick-Dean Funeral Home on Friday, December 7, 2018 at 11:00 a.m. with Dr. Rusty Sowell officiating. Interment will follow at Garden Hills Cemetery.

In lieu of flowers the family request donations to be made to any of the following: Providence Baptist Church Building Fund, St. Jude Children's Research Hospital, or Shriners Hospitals for Children.

Frederick-Dean Funeral Home is directing.

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Visitation Information

Visitation will be held on Thursday, December 6, 2018 in the Parlor at Frederick-Dean Funeral Home from 5:00 until 7:00 p.m.

Service Information

Funeral service will be held in the Chapel at Frederick-Dean Funeral Home on Friday, December 7, 2018 at 11:00 a.m. with Dr. Rusty Sowell officiating. Interment will follow at Garden Hills Cemetery.