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Barbara Kennedy
1953 - 2020

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Barbara Ann KennedyBarbara Ann Kennedy

Wheelersburg-Barbara Ann Kennedy, 66, of Wheelersburg passed away Thursday, February 27, 2020 at her home. Barbara was born June 1, 1953 in Matewan, WV to the late Raymond Charles and Sarah Catherine Whaley Perkins. She was the retired owner of a commercial cleaning business and a member of Rubyville Community Church. In addition to her parents, Barbara was preceded in death by seven brothers, Charles, Curtis, Doug, James, Randall, Ronnie and Bill Perkins and three sisters, Brenda, Mable and Betty. She is survived by her husband of 28 years, Donald Kennedy. Also surviving is a son, Michael Ramey; a daughter, Zheva (Stacey) Bond; two brothers, Danny (Judy) Perkins and Keith (Anette) Perkins; three sisters, Linda Smith, Sue (Richard) Sierz, and Sheila (John) McDonald; grandchildren, Michael Ray, Jordan, Sierra, Jada, Trey, Trenten, Lane and Lacey; a great granddaughter, Laken Taylor and many special nieces and nephews. Barbara was a praying wife and mother and a woman of faith, devoted and loving to her family especially her grandchildren. The family wishes to make a special thanks to National Church Residence Hospice for the loving care they gave to Barbara.

Services will be 1:00 pm Tuesday, March 3, 2020 at Rubyville Community Church with Pastor Calvin Ray Evans officiating. Interment will follow in the church cemetery. The family will receive friends 6:00 – 8:00 pm Monday, March 2, 2020 at Harrison-Pyles Funeral Home in Wheelersburg and at the church Tuesday 11:00 am until the 1:00 pm service hour. Condolences may be made to the family at www.harrison-pyles.com.



Tuesday March 3, 2020

Brenda Mollett

We are so sorry for your loss. Barb was a wonderful, caring sole and a great mother who raised an amazing daughter. She will be missed. Love you!

Tuesday March 3, 2020

Brenda and Glen Mollett

So very sorry for your loss! She was an amazing woman and wonderful mother who raised an amazing daughter. She will be missed. Hugs and prayers to you and your family at this most difficult time.

Sunday March 1, 2020

Bill & Diana Pauley

Prayers being lifted for your family during this season of sorrow. Barbara was genuinely a good person and she loved her family with her whole heart. We we blessed to have known her and blessed that we became family. I’m sure she is safe in the arms of Jesus. We love you prayers that our Lord will wrap you in his arms of love and comfort.

Saturday February 29, 2020

Stephanie Waller

You can never imagine the impact you had on so many people. We will grieve the loss of you forever. Can’t wait until the day we can see you again. Love you Barbara

Friday February 28, 2020

Norma Craig

Barb will surely be missed by many and especially her grandkids, prayers and hugs for the family.

Friday February 28, 2020

Scooter and Joanna

So sorry for your loss. I didn't know her personally but she was a very, sweet,kind and loving person. Everytime I seen her she always had a smile on her face. I know she will be deeply missed. Love and prayers to everyone.


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