Dwayne Scott "Gekie" Marshall

Dwayne Scott "Gekie" Marshall, 34, Simpsonville and formerly of Shelbyville, died suddenly on Sunday, October 13, 2013 at U of L Medical Center, Louisville. He is the son of Brian Keith Kennedy of Shelbyville and Debbie Kay Haliburton of Simpsonville. Dwayne was self- employed as a landscaper and a member of the Greater Shiloh Temple Church of God. He was a kind and gentle man that loved his family and friends. In his leisure time, he enjoyed fishing, socializing, swimming and was a devoted Kentucky wildcat fan. Dwayne was preceded in death by a brother, Keith O'Bryan "Ponch" Marshall, his paternal grandparents Charles Kennedy and Emily A. Wilson of Shelbyville, and one uncle Dale A. Kennedy. He leaves to cherish his memory his parents, Brian Keith "Keithy" Kennedy and Debbie Kay Haliburton of Shelby County; one son, Dwayne Scott Marshall Jr. of Shelbyville; six daughters, De'Ashalique Marshall, Armanee Marshall, D'Azijanee Marshall, Nevaeh Talley, Tiesha Foree ad Ayanna Taylor all of Shelbyville; two nieces, Kamrii Marshall of Shelbyville and Shawnacee Dixon of Lee County; two nephews, Keith Manica and Kajaun Marshall of Shelbyville; two stepsisters, Susan Haliburton of Louisville and Inman Jackson of Frankfort; one brother, Dion Kennedy of Louisville; his maternal grandparents , Frances Pauline Jackson and Jerry Marshall Sr. of Louisville; seven aunts, Charlene, Mordena, Denise, Canidy, Shauna, Kim and Gwen; nine uncles, Charles M. Mike, George, Chris, James, Bill, Charles S. and Zane; and his stepfather, Randolph Haliburton of Simpsonville; special cousins, Sherrica Brown, Na'Por Dale and Troy Dale of Shebyville; several great aunts and uncles and a host of other relatives and friends. Visitation will be Thursday, Oct. 17, 2013 from 11 a.m. until 1 p.m. and funeral services at 1 p.m. at Clay Street Baptist Church, 1940 Midland Trail, Shelbyville. Burial will follow at the Calvary Cemetery. Arrangements entrusted to Southern Oaks Funeral Home, Somerset. Online condolences may be expressed at www.southernoaksfh.com.

Funeral Home

Southern Oaks Funeral Home
2110 West Highway 914 Somerset, KY 42503
(606) 679-6257
Published in The Sentinel-News on Oct. 16, 2013