Name: Kenneth J. Waters
From: The Wayne County Outlook,
Date: Thursday, August 18, 2011
Kenneth J. Waters, age 81, of Monticello, Ky., passed away Friday, August 5,
2011 at Lake Cumberland Regional Hospital in Somerset, Ky. He was born on
April 9, 1930 in Monticello, Ky., the son of the late Willie and Mossie (Hughes)
He is also survived by his wife-Carole (Bahun) Waters; children-Kathryn Davis Reynolds and Cheryl Davis Minton (fiance, Jerry Gilles), all of Portage, Ind. and Mark Davis, of Lake Station, Ind.; 13 grandchildren and eight great-grandchildren; along with a host of family and friends who mourn his passing.
In addition to his parents, Willie and Mossie Waters, he was preceded in death by his son-Joseph Waters; and granddaughter-Miranda Jean Waters.
He was a member of Masonic Lodge #421 of Monticello and a member of Chapter #526 of the Order of Eastern Star. He lived his adult life in Lake County, Ind. and was a retiree of Budd Company. He was an Army Veteran, who served his country faithfully during the Korean War.
The family received friends on Monday, August 8, 2011 from 5 – 9 pm in the chapel of the funeral home. Masonic services were held on Monday at 6 pm. All Master Masons met at the Lodge at 5 pm. Eastern Star services were held Monday at 7 pm. All members met at the funeral home at 6 pm.
Funeral services were held Tuesday, August 9, 2011 at 11 a.m. in the funeral home chapel with Bro. Keith McKim and Bro. Stan Stevenson officiating. Burial was in the Elk Spring Cemetery. Full military honors were performed by DAV Chapter 105.
Marvin S. Hicks Funeral Home in charge of arrangements.