Kenneth W. Majors

Kenneth W. Majors, 89, of Kingman, passed away Tuesday, May 12, 2020, at Signature Health Care of Lafayette, where he resided for the past six days.

He was born May 9, 1931, at Quaker, Indiana, to the late Bertie C and Alice (Walthall) Majors. On Dec. 23, 1951, he married Betty Sackmire, who preceded him in death July 28, 2008.

He was a graduate of Kingman High School and served in the Naval Reserves. He worked for Sowers Dri-Gas and Fellgas for several years and served as the minister of the Kingman United Methodist Church until his retirement in 2016.

He was a member of the Hopewell Friends Church, the NRA and the Gideons International.

He is survived by his daughter, Kenna Jean (David) Foxworthy; grandchildren, Joshua (Rachel) Foxworthy and Jenele (Scott) Ashwill; great-grandchildren, Gracie, Luke, Eli and Drew Foxworthy and Aubrey, Tucker and Ty Ashwill; brothers, John Donald Majors of Hemphill, Texas and Fred Majors of Ridge Farm, Illinois.

He was preceded in death by his parents; his wife Betty; brother Charles Wayne Majors; and great-grandson Isaac Foxworthy.

There will be a visitation at Sanders Funeral Care, 203 S. First St., Kingman, on Saturday, May 16 from 1 p.m. until the time of the funeral service at 3 p.m., with Pastor Steve Crum officiating. Social distancing is expected and limited numbers will be allowed to enter at a time. The service will be live-streamed and recorded, which can be viewed on Kenny’s obituary page at Burial will follow at Kingman Fraternal Cemetery.

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