James Clifton Kennedy

March 23, 1931 ~ May 20, 2021 (age 90)


Mr. James Clifton Kennedy, 90, of McLemoresville, Tennessee passed away Thursday May 20, 2021 at Baptist Memorial Hospital.

The family will receive friends on Tuesday May 25, 2021 at Dilday-Carter Funeral Home from 10:00AM until 12:00PM.

There will be a private family service with interment at Obion Chapel Cemetery.

Mr. Kennedy was born was born March 23, 1931 to the late Glenn Kennedy and Alice West Kennedy. He served in the National Guard for nearly 10 years. He retired from Micron Specialties in Chicago, Illinois and moved back to McLemoresville, Tennessee where he was a member of McLemoresville Baptist Church where he served as a deacon for many years. Preceded in death by two brothers Gene Kennedy and Thomas Kennedy; two sisters Evelyn Jamison and Dorothy White.

Mr. Kennedy is survived by his wife June Kennedy of McLemoresville, Tennessee; three daughters Gena (Michael) Lavery Northlake, Illinois, Karen (Steven) Schultz of Krugerville, Texas and Pam (John Reynolds) Soto of Buda, Texas; one sister Helen Blankenship of Cedar Grove, Tennessee; five grandchildren Frank Soto, Matthew Schultz, Amanda Soto, Jennifer Galuszka and Anna Lavery.

Dilday-Carter Funeral Home 650 High Street Huntingdon, Tennessee 38344 in charge of arrangements 731-986-8281.

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