Name: Benjamin Franklin Kennedy
Given Name: Benjamin Franklin
Change Date: 20 AUG 2013
Birth: 26 OCT 1880 in Larue Co., KY
Death: of Myocarditis 26 MAR 1944 in St. Louis, St. Louis (city), MO
VALUE: Missouri Cert. #9144
_INFO: P 1
Event: St. Louis Post Dispatch, pp. 3B-4B
Obituary 27 MAR 1944 St. Louis, St. Louis (city), MO
REV. B. F. KENNEDY FUNERAL; PASTOR OF BAPTIST CHURCH
Burial: Laurel Hill Cemetery, St. Louis County, Missouri
Education: William Jewell College, Southern Theological Seminary
Funeral service for Rev. B. F. Kennedy pastor of Bethel Baptist Church, Clara and Labadie avenues, who died yesterday of heart disease at Missouri Baptist Hospital will be tomorrow afternoon at 2 o'clock at the church.
The Rev. Mr. Kennedy, 63 years old, had been inactive because of illness since last October. Educated at William Jewell College, Liberty, Mo., and Louisville Seminary, Louisville, Ky., he had held pastorates at Huntsville, Versailles, Shelbina and Tarkio, Mo., before coming to St. Louis, three years ago. He resided at 3409 Belt avenue.
He is survived by his wife, Mrs Della Kennedy, and four daughters, Mrs. Clyde Merritt, Mrs. William Arnold Jr., Mrs. Charles Murray and Miss Nannie Lou Kennedy.
KENNEDY, REV. B. F. , 3409 Belt, Sun. March 26, 1944, beloved husband of Della Kennedy (nee Turner), dear father of Mrs. Clyde Merritt, Nannie Lou Kennedy, Mrs. William Arnold Jr. and Mrs. Charles Murray.
Remains in state at Drehmann Harral Chapel, 1905 Union bl., until 11 a. m. Tues., March 28. Funeral same day at 2 p. m. at Bethel Baptist Church, Clara and Labadie Ave. Interment Laurel Hills Garden.
Father: Abraham Enlow Kennedy b: 6 JUN 1856 in Larue Co., KY
Mother: Nancy May Kendall b: 28 AUG 1861 in Meade Co., KY
Burbon Hickerson b: 18 FEB 1882 in Meade Co., KY
20 JUL 1904
in Meade Co., KY
- Lorene Kennedy b: 19 SEP 1905 in Ekron, Meade Co., KY
Ada B. Allen b: 14 AUG 1889 in Ray County, Missouri
15 JUN 1910
in Clay Co., MO
- Grace Margaret Kennedy
- Nannie Lou Kennedy b: 28 AUG 1921 in Shelbina, Shelby County, Missouri
Della Mae Turner b: 20 APR 1894 in Ouray, Ouray Co., CO
- Abbrev: Death Certificate
Title: <i>Death Certificate</i>
Page: Missouri Cert. #9144