Kenneth Thacker, age 90, of Shelbiana, KY passed away Monday, May 27, 2019 at his residence.
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He was born July 15, 1928 to the late Harrison and Bertha (Coleman) Thacker.
In addition to his parents, Kenneth was preceded in death by his loving wife: Myra Adkins Thacker; two sons: Jimmy Ray Thacker, Ronnie Dean Thacker; one son in-law: Alfred Dale Kendrick; one daughter in-law: Tammy Slone Thacker; one grandson: Derek Shane Thacker; one sister: Sylvia Prater; two brothers: Paul Arnold Thacker, and Danny Thacker.
Kenneth is survived by one daughter: Louetta Kendrick; two sons: Terry Wayne (April) Thacker; Kenneth Howard (Jayna) Thacker; one sister: Betty Lou Meade; two brothers: Donald Thacker, Jimmy Thacker; fourteen grandchildren, and fourteen great grandchildren.
Kenneth served in the Korean War, and wore the title of Veteran proudly. He will be deeply missed by all who knew and loved him.
The family will accept friends at 6:00 PM at the Thacker Memorial Funeral Home Chapel Wednesday, May 29, 2019 and Thursday, May 30, 2019 all day visitation with services both nights starting at 7:00 PM with Regular Baptist ministers officiating. Funeral services for Kenneth will be Friday, May 31, 2019 at the Thacker Memorial Chapel beginning at 1:00 PM. Burial will follow at the Thacker-Robinson Cemetery, Pikeville, KY.
Arrangements are entrusted to the Thacker Memorial Funeral Home of Pikeville, KY.