Kenneth C. Kendrick, age 95, of Heber Springs, Arkansas, passed away May 27, 2019. Born on November 30, 1923 in Mountain View, Arkansas, he was the son of the late Hubert and Gracie Williams Kendrick.
Kendrick was a loving son, husband, father and grandfather. He was the owner of Kendrick's JEwelry in Heber Springs and was widely known for his jewelry and ability to repair watches. He was a veteran of the United States Army, a member of the First United Methodist Church where he sang in the choir for many years. He was a past member of the Heber Springs School Board. He enjoyed playing the fiddle and played in many events around Mountain View, Arkansas, he was an accomplished painter and enjoyed restoring antique automobiles. Mr. Kendrick enjoyed spending time with his family and friends.
He was preceded in death by his parents, his first wife Pat Kendrick and his daughter Leann Arnhart.
He is survived by his wife Mary Harp Kendrick, his children Layne Wallace and his wife Susan, Kenneth Roger Kendrick and Betsy Glavin and her husband Reid, his son-in-law Hank Arnhart, 6 grandchildren, 4 great-grandchildren and 1 great-great-grandchild. Mr. Kendrick is also survived by his other relatives and many friends.
A Celebration of Mr. Kendrick's life will be announced at a later date.
Arrangements are by Olmstead Funeral Home. www.olmstead.cc