WOODRUFF- William Donald “Don” Kennedy, 81, of 520 Briarcliff Drive passed away Monday, July 30, 2018 at his residence.
A native of Spartanburg County, he was the son of the late William Alexander and Lillie Mae Morrow Kennedy. He was a member of Northside Baptist Church since 1942, where he was former Associate Sunday School Director. He was a 1957 graduate of Woodruff High School and Cecil’s Business College and was a member of Woodman of the World. He had worked in textiles and a machinist and was Owner of Kennedy Enterprises General Merchandise until 2013.
Surviving are his wife, Patricia “Pat” Williamson Kennedy of the home; two sons, Tony Lenier (Cassandra Pennington) Kennedy of Woodruff and Brian Kevin (Malinda Harkins) Kennedy of Woodruff; one daughter, Donna Kennedy (Shannon) Littlefield of Woodruff; one sister, Linda Kennedy Taylor of Woodruff; 7 grandchildren and 6 great-grandchildren. He was predeceased by a sister, Brenda Jane Kennedy.
At the request of Mr. Kennedy his body was donated to the MUSC Anatomical Gift Program.
A Service of Celebration will be held Thursday, August 2, 2018 at 3:00 p.m. at Northside Baptist Church by Rev. Robert King and Mr. Marty Phillips.
Visitation will be held from 1:00-2:45 p.m. prior to the service in the church sanctuary.
In lieu of flowers memorial contributions may be made to Spartanburg Regional Hospice, 1530 Drayton Road, Spartanburg, S.C. 29303.
The family is at the residence.