Jackie Edward Kennedy, 57, died Saturday, April 27, 2013, at the N.C. Baptist Hospital, Winston Salem, N.C.
He was born April 27, 1956, in Charlotte, N.C., to Jack Vilas and Emma Jean Davis Kennedy.
Survivors include his wife, Kelly Kennedy of Galax; daughter, Natasha Kennedy of Newnan, Ga.; sisters, Diane Sturgell of Wytheville, Juanita Robinson of Huntsville, N.C., Heidi Edmonds of Galax and Lisa Campbell of Hillsville; brothers, Douglas Robinson of Lexington, N.C., and Kenneth Kennedy of Galax; and several nieces and nephews.
The funeral service will be held today, Wednesday, May 1, 2013, at 1 p.m. in the Vaughan-Guynn Funeral Home Chapel, Galax. Burial will follow in the McKenzie Cemetery.
Friends may call at the home of Kenneth Kennedy at 1111 Hebron Road, Carroll County, at any time. Officiating minister will be the Rev. Sam Blevins.
A guestbook is available online at www.vaughanguynn.com.
Vaughan-Guynn Funeral Home is serving the Akers family.
Vaughan-Guynn Funeral Home - Galax
201 West Center Street
Galax, VA 24333
Published in Galax Gazette from May 1 to May 2, 2013