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Stanley Larkin Kennedy (05-25-2017)
Photo of Stanley Larkin KennedyFuneral services for Mr.
Stanley Larkin Kennedy
will be held at 10 a.m. on
Wednesday, May 24, 2017,
at Liberty Baptist Church
in Linville with Bro. Paul
King, Bro. Randy Ray, Bro.
Donald Reeves and Bro.
Bubba Hoggatt officiating.
Interment will follow at
Liberty Cemetery.
Visitation was held from
5-8 p.m. on Tuesday, May
23, 2017, at Farrar Funeral
Home in Farmerville.
Stan was born October
21, 1955, in Marion, and
passed away on May 20,
2017, after a lengthy illness.
He is survived by: His
high school sweetheart and wife of 43 year, Linda Kennedy
of Haile; two daughters – Katie Miers and husband
Glenn of Sterlington, Joni Johnson and husband Brooks
of Haile; mother Yvonne Kennedy; father S.D. Kennedy
of Marion; sister Susan Reppond and husband Dale of
Farmerville; four grandchildren – Matthew and Annakae
Miers, and John Larkin and Jude Turner; two step
grandchildren – Caden and Brooklyn Johnson; sister in
law Vicki Green and husband Mike of Monroe; sister in
law Glenda Reynolds and husband Pete of Linville; as well
as numerous nieces and nephews.
Stan served as member and deacon at Liberty Baptist
Church. As a pillar of his community, he surrendered to
the ministry, loving the Lord and spreading God’s word
as his humble servant.
Stan worked for over 38 years before retiring from
Angus Chemical Company. He was known as an honest,
dependable and strong man having served as past president
of the Ouachita Christian School Booster Club, board
member for Rolling Hills Ministry, board president of
Linville Hunting Club, board president for Liberty Cemetery,
Inc., a member of Kingdom Builders for The Lord
Organization, and Blue Hat volunteer with Louisiana
Baptist Convention Disaster Relief. Stan was also a longtime
member of the Union Masonic Lodge #53. In addition
to his love of God and family, he loved the outdoors as an
avid hunter and fisherman. He also enjoyed many outdoor
activities including camping, traveling and gardening.
He was laid to rest by pallbearers Mike Green, Dale
Reppond, Mitch Reppond, Pete Reynolds, Jerry Mac Allen
and Jimmy Anderson.
In lieu of flowers, please extend offerings or donations
to Liberty Baptist Church Building Fund, or Liberty
Cemetery Inc.
The Kennedy family would like to graciously thank
all of the prayer warriors and caregivers that selflessly
offered their love and effort to heal Stan during his fight.
Stan was deeply loved and admired by many.
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