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Forney Edward Kennedy

Kennedy Forney

Forney Edward Kennedy, age 93 of Goodyear, AZ died December 20, 2018, in Goodyear, AZ.  He was born December 24, 1924, in Quinton, OK to Simeon and Ollie Miller Kennedy.    Forney served in the US Navy in the South Pacific during WWII, achieving the rank of Seaman, First Class.  He worked as a barber for 70 years.  He is survived by his wife of 73 years, Carlene Kennedy; daughter, Debra Bach; son, Kenneth Kennedy and his wife Sandra; six grandchildren; and 12 great-grandchildren.  He was preceded in death by seven siblings, his parents, and his grandparents.

A visitation will be held at 10:00 am, with a funeral at 11:00 am, Thursday, December 27, 2018, at Thompson Funeral Chapel, 926 S. Litchfield Road, Goodyear, AZ,  85338.  Burial will follow at Greenwood Memory Lawn Cemetery, 719 N 27th Ave, Phoenix, AZ 85009.

3 Comments on “Forney Edward Kennedy

  1. Carlene: My Condolences to you and the family.
    Mary Solano, retired AFUHS Business Office Clerk in July 1992.

  2. I am so sorry for your loss. Mr. Kennedy used to cut my son’s hair at the barber shop starting when he was 5 years old. He is now 22! Mr. Kennedy was always so kind and warm to my son had a great way at making him at ease and putting a smile on his face. When i saw the post in the paper I said to myself. I know that man and the last sentence proved it as his long time love of cutting hair.
    May you RIP

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