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Arvil Loyd Kennedy

September 18, 1927 ~ March 28, 2020 (age 92)


Arvil Loyd Kennedy, age 92 a resident of the Frost Bottom Community of Oliver Springs, passed away on Saturday, March 28, 2020.

He worked as a coal miner for 35 years and was a member of Frost Bottom Baptist Church. In his free time, Arvil enjoyed working on watches.

Arvil was preceded in death by wife, Thelma Kennedy; parents, Mike and Laura Kennedy; son, Jeff Kennedy; brothers, Earl Kennedy and Robert Kennedy; sisters, Rosie Marlow and Ella Kennedy.

Survivors include his son, Rodney Kennedy (Sandy Farley) of Rockwood; grandchildren, Stacy Arthur (David) of Lenoir City, Scott Kennedy (Andrea) of North Carolina, Chelsea Lantz (Anthony) of Harriman, Eric Kennedy (Lindsay) of Knoxville, and Cristan Kennedy (Ashley) of Lenoir City; great grandchildren, Haley Szentmarton (Heath), Bryson Arthur, Camron Arthur, Gage Kennedy, Sam Kennedy, Emily Rowland, Ava Lantz, Leo Lantz, Hayden Lantz, Addie Kennedy, Mason Kennedy, and Trisha Kennedy.

A private graveside service will be held at Frost Bottom Cemetery.

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