Jimmie Kennard, of Monroe Ohio, 77, passed away on the 4th day of June, 2018 in Middletown, Ohio after an eight year battle with Alzheimer's disease. Jimmie, born July 12, 1940, in Foraker, Kentucky, was the son of Vertrice and Wardie Kennard. He married his wife of 53 years, Gay Potter Kennard on March 27, 1965. He was preceded in death by his mother and father, and sister, Shirley Kennard Hollbroak, and infant sister. Jimmie is survived by his wife, daughter, Beverly and Joe Warren, sister Karen and Ricky Meade, brother, Kenneth and Kari Kennard, three beloved grandchildren, Courtney and Ben Jacobs, Casey Warren, and Nolan Warren, and one great-granddaughter, Samantha Jacobs, niece Ashley Kennard, nephews Brad Kennard and Justin Meade, and a host of other loved nieces and nephews. Throughout his life, Jimmie was a hard worker who was beloved by his family and friends.
An open visitation will be held at the Magoffin County Funeral Home on Wednesday, June 6, 2018 from 5 pm to 10 pm, and funeral services will be held Thursday, June 7, 2018 at 11 am.
In lieu of flowers, please donate to your local hospice.
Arrangements are under the direction of the Magoffin County Funeral Home.