Originally created 11/17/00

Mr. John Kennedy Sr.



NORTH AUGUSTA - Mr. John A. Kennedy Sr., 69, of Briggs Road, died Thursday, Nov. 16, 2000, at Department of Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Augusta.

Graveside services will be at 11 a.m. Saturday at Sweetwater Baptist Church Cemetery with the Revs. Don Childers and Jackie Ray officiating.

Mr. Kennedy, a native of Greenwood County, was an Army veteran of the Korean War and had retired as a logger.

Survivors include two sons, John Kennedy Jr. and Stephen Kennedy, both of North Augusta; a daughter, Katherine Johnston, North Augusta; and four grandchildren.

Pallbearers will be Bob McFarland, Joel Hudson, Tillman Miller, Greg Wannamaker, C.E. Morris and Rufus Roper.

The family will receive friends from 7 to 9 p.m. today at Rowland Funeral Home.

The Augusta Chronicle Nov. 17, 2000