Originally created 11/05/99

Mr. Johnny Kennedy



THOMSON -- Mr. Johnny A. Kennedy, 86, of Star Hinson Road, died Thursday, Nov. 4, 1999, at his residence.

The funeral will be at 2 p.m. Saturday at Curtis Funeral Home with the Rev. Steve Lamb officiating. Burial will be in Westview Cemetery.

Mr. Kennedy, a native of Wilkes County, had retired as a painter. He was a member of Washington Heights Baptist Church.

Survivors include his wife, Emma Kennedy; a son, Walter "Butch" Kennedy, Thomson; four daughters, Mable Woods and Margaret Quick, both of Thomson, Dorothy Johnson, Charleston, S.C., and Sheila Thompson, North Augusta; and 23 grandchildren, 43 great-grandchildren, and nine great-great-grandchildren.

Pallbearers will be his grandsons.

Friends may call at the residence.

The family will receive friends from 7 to 9 p.m. today at the funeral home.

The Augusta Chronicle Nov. 5, 1999