Herrin-Beulah Kennedy, 85, died 12:10 P.M., Sunday, November 18, 2001 at the Friendship Care Center in Herrin.
She was born August 19, 1916 in Goreville, Illinois to Frank & Louisa (Greer) Kirby.
She married Alvin Kennedy on April 21, 1931 in Jonesboro, Illinois. He preceded her in death on February 8, 1979.
She was a member of the former Radio Tabernacle. She was the former owner of Egypt Flowers in Herrin.
Dtr and son in law – Brenda and Bruce Bratcher of Herrin
Two Granddaughters-Valerie Holland of Carterville
Vanessa Kennedy of St. Louis
Three Great Grandchildren-Samantha Jo Holland of Carterville
Tyler Holland of Carterville
Jared Kennedy of St. Louis
Parents, husband, one son Larry Kennedy, one grandson, Larry Lee
Kennedy, four brothers and two sisters.
Funeral services will be at 11:00 a.m. on Wednesday, November 21, 2001 at Johnson Hughes Funeral Home in Herrin. Rev. Ralph Brandon will officiate. Visitation will be Tuesday from 6:00 to 9:00 p.m. at the funeral home. Burial will follow at Herrin City Cemetery