Jack S. Kennedy, age 91, of Robbins passed away peacefully at his home, surrounded by his family on Friday, July 22, 2022. 

Jack was a native of Moore County and a son of the late Charles”Buck” and Maude Davis Kennedy. He spent his working years as a service technician for Townsend Poultry Company until his retirement. Jack was a volunteer for Robbins Rescue Squad and High Falls Fire Department. He enjoyed playing golf with the “Ball Boys” at Riverside, and working in his woodshop, creating many useful things. Jack was a member of the Highfalls United Methodist Church. 

He was preceded in death by his daughter: Gail Amato; sister: Lois Bulter; brothers: Vincent Kennedy and Frank Kennedy.

Jack is survived by his wife of 70 years, Edith Morgan Kennedy; daughter Janice Troxler and husband Billy; son David Kennedy and wife Kim; grandchildren; Nicole Burley(James), Christopher Amato(Alysa), Jessica Foil (Jake), Joseph Troxler (Nouchi), Amber Shelton (Jordan), Kaelyn Kennedy (Mason Coble);great grandchildren: Rachel, Donevon, Katie, Kiptyn, Keegan, Jackson, Jenna, Hunter, Josie, Logan, and one to come in February, and many nieces and nephews.

A funeral service will be on Monday, July 25, 2022 at 2:00 PM at Highfalls United Methodist Church. A visitation will start at 12:45 PM. The body will also lie in state on Sunday, July 24, 2022 from 1-5 PM at Kennedy Funeral Home in Robbins. 

Memorials can be made to High Falls United Methodist Church Cemetery Fund,547 River Rd. Robbins NC, 27325.

Online condolences may be offered at www.PinesFunerals.com. 

Kennedy Funeral Home is honored to serve the Kennedy family. 

Services

Funeral Service: July 25, 2022 2:00 pm

High Falls United Methodist Church
324 Frieson Road
Robbins, NC 27325

464-3217

View current weather.

Memories Timeline

Guestbook

    • Our sincere sympathy to Mrs Edith and family. We will be remembering you in prayer.
      In CHRIST,
      janet h oldham

  1. Prayers for the family, I had some fun times working with Jack at Townsend. I will cherish the memories!!

  2. Janice may God give you comfort during the passing of your Father. Prayers for you and your family 🙏🙏🙏

  3. Janice and family, so sorry for your loss. May God give you comfort during this time. Love and prayers. Paula Lineberry

  4. We will always remember Jack for his kindness, friendly nature and the love he had for the High Falls Community. May his wonderful family always be comforted by the many sweet memories he leaves with them.

  5. So sorry for your loss. Jack was a wonderful man and will be missed by his family and friends. Prayers for the family. Love Mel

  6. Sorry to hear of Jack passing have spent many wonderful times with him playing golf.I enjoyed all my times with him great Friend, will be remembering the family in my prayers.

  7. Janice and family, my heart breaks for you as I know exactly how you feel. A Daddy’s love and presence is hard to live without when you have had them for so many years. Rely on your memories for comfort and peace. Praying for God’s Comforting arms to surround you all in the days and weeks ahead! Especially for your sweet mom, Edith!!

  8. Sorry to hear about Mr. Jack. Our Sincere Condolences to Mrs. Kennedy and the family. Our thoughts and prayers are with you.

  9. Thinking of you all during this difficult time. Such fond memories of he and Daddy along with the others playing golf together at Riverside.

  10. What wonderful memories I have of Jack at High Falls Methodist Church. He led the Sunday morning singing and would have to slow my tempo down on the piano. Such a good, good soul. I loved to hear him laugh. All my warmest condolences to the Kennedy Family.

  11. Janice and family,
    I’m so sorry to hear of your Dads passing. May God be with all of you and give you that peace that only He can🙏💕

  12. Jack was and always will be a wonderful uncle to Tony and I. We will cherish the visits we had with him. Love and prayers to Aunt Edith and all the family.

Sign the Guestbook, Light a Candle

Sign the Guestbook