Hollis Walden Kennedy
The funeral service for Hollis Walden Kennedy, 75, of Athens, will be 2 p.m. Wednesday, July 10, 2019, at McConnell Memorial Chapel.
Visitation will be noon until 1:45 p.m. Wednesday, July 10, 2019, at McConnell Funeral Home.
Burial will be in Roselawn Cemetery.
Mr. Kennedy passed away Monday, July 8, 2019, at Huntsville Hospital.
He was born December 31, 1943, in Limestone County, Alabama, to Harry E. Kennedy and Dora Lucille Hamley.
Mr. Kennedy is preceded in death by his parents; one daughter, Deanna Kennedy Burgreen; three brothers, Richard Kennedy, Glenn Kennedy and Kenneth Kennedy; and two sisters, Sarah Baugher and Carolyn Lovell.
He was in the house-moving and excavating business for his entire adult life. He retired in 2006. Mr. Kennedy was a member of Copeland Presbyterian Church and later attended First Baptist Church in Athens. He was a fine man of integrity.
Mr. Kennedy is survived by his wife of 58 years, Marsha Pepper Kennedy of Athens, Alabama; one son, Keith Kennedy and wife Melissa of Athens, Alabama; one daughter, Jackie Kennedy of Athens, Alabama; one brother, Donald Kennedy and wife Janice of Toney, Alabama; seven grandchildren, Sara Chandler Ogles and husband Will of Athens, Alabama, Channing Kennedy Bethke and husband Kellan of Rapid City, South Dakota, Nicholas Kennedy and wife Irene of Athens, Alabama, Lacey Kennedy of Birmingham, Alabama, and Kennedy Burgreen, Mary Burgreen and Lily Burgreen, all of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania; and five great-grandchildren, Abbie Ogles, Andy Ogles, Kegan Bethke, Kora Kennedy and Leona Bethke.
Published on July 8, 2019


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