Jacob Kennedy

Jacob Elic Kennedy

1938 - 2017

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Obituary of Jacob Kennedy

Jacob E. Kennedy age 78 of Burton passed away Friday, December 15, 2017 at Ruby Memorial Hospital.  He was born December 25, 1938 in Blacksville a son of the late Wesley Lee Kennedy and Edith Eddy Kennedy.

Jacob had worked as a baker in Ohio and in his spare time enjoyed gardening and quilting.

Jacob is survived by his wife Opal L. Gorbey Kennedy, two daughters, Bonnette S. Clark and husband Edward and Ronnette L. Kennedy-Wozney and husband William both of Cleveland Ohio, two sons, William K. Kennedy and Paul D. Kennedy and wife Crystal both of Ohio, sisters, Catharine Gorbey, Nancy Rose, Mary Wojciechowski, Luella Borovica, and Brenda Kennedy, brother, John Kennedy, step-mother, Norma Sine Kennedy, seven grandchildren, three great grandchildren, two step-sons, two step-daughters, ten step-grandchildren.

Jacob was preceded in death by his first wife, Doris Loree Moyers Kennedy,  one sister, Ruth Wise and three brothers, Richard Kennedy, Junior Kennedy, and Henry Kennedy.

Friends may call at the McCulla Funeral Home, 770 Fairmont Road, Westover on Wednesday from 2:00 pm until the 4:00 pm funeral service with Evangelist Steve Edwards officiating.  Cremation services will be provided following the services and online condolences may be sent to the family at www.McCulla.com.