William “Bill” Carl Kennedy, age 74, was born August 8, 1946 in Brookfield, Missouri the son of Carl and Helen (Smith) Kennedy and passed away November 10, 2020 peacefully at his home.

“Bill” and Carolyn Sue Johnson were united in marriage February 5, 1977 at Brookfield, Missouri.  Bill was an over the road truck driver and was an owner/operator for many years.  He didn’t know a stranger and enjoyed spending time with friends and family.

He is preceded in death by his parents.  Survivors include his wife of 43 years, Carolyn Sue Kennedy; three children, Sheila Ray Barton, Gregory Kennedy, and James W.  (Leia) Kennedy; sister Jean Patrick; and four grandchildren, Joe (Emily) and Jeremy (Hallie) Barton, & Gavin & Graham Kennedy.

Graveside Funeral Services will be 2:00 p.m. Friday, November 13, 2020 at Freeman Chapel Cemetery, Stewartsville, Missouri with full Military Honors. A reception will follow the Graveside Funeral at Stewartsville Fire Department.   Visitation: 6:00 to 8:00 p.m Thursday at Turner Family Funeral Home of Stewartsville.  Memorial Contributions:  VFW Post #6769 or AL Post 359.  Online condolences:  www.turnerfamilyfuneral.com