August 20, 1937 - December 17, 2018
Robert Eugene Kennedy age 81, of Arab passed away Monday Dec. 17, 2018, at Marshall Medical Center North. Mr. Kennedy was born on August 20, 1937, in Marshall County the Son of Eugene Doyle and Elouise Gertrude Evans Kennedy. Robert served in the US Army and then had a long career at Rohm & Haas as Safety Superintendent. After retiring he pursued several different interests, among others law enforcement and selling cars. His true passion was politics. He never met a stranger and enjoyed the campaign trail immensely. He married Eunice Valadez Kennedy on April 5, 1999. He is survived by his Wife: Eunice V. Kennedy of Arab; Daughter: Pamela Smith of Arab; Sons: Anthony (Sherri) Kennedy of Cameron, Louisiana, Brian (Ann) Kennedy of Arab and Robert (Nelly) Kennedy, Jr. of Houston, TX; Grandchildren: Jamie (T.J.) Blackmon, Steven (Alicia) Smith, Ashley (Derek) Chambers, Michael Kennedy, Megan (Tylor) Porter, Christian Kennedy, Samantha Kennedy, Vivian Kennedy and Gracie Kennedy; Great Grandchildren: Emma, Caryston, Briana, Balie, Brookelen, Jayden, Samuel and Maddox. He was preceded in death by his Parents: Eugene Doyle and Elouise Gertrude Evans Kennedy; Sisters: Peggy Sue Bennefield, Mary Lou Kennedy; Brother: John D. Kennedy and Grandson: Matthew Kennedy. A Memorial Service will be held on Wed. Dec. 19, 2018, at 5 PM at Gober Funeral Chapel with Junior Berry and Jamey Pruett officiating. The family will receive friends from 4-5 PM. A Reception will follow the service from 6-8 PM at Chocolate Indulgence, 1938 N. Brindlee Mtn. Pkwy Arab, AL 35016.
Robert Eugene Kennedy age 81, of Arab passed away Monday Dec. 17, 2018, at Marshall Medical Center North. Mr. Kennedy was born on August 20, 1937, in Marshall County the Son of Eugene Doyle and Elouise Gertrude Evans Kennedy. Robert served... View Obituary & Service Information
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