Kenneth M. Flowers (1919 - 2013)


Kenneth M. Flowers, 94, Mt. Vernon
Kenneth M. Flowers, 94, of Mt. Vernon, died at 1:45 p.m. on Wednesday, Nov. 13, 2013, at his home.
Graveside services were held at 2:30 p.m. on Sunday at Griffith Cemetery in rural Brownstown, with the Rev. Andrew Clark officiating and a military flag presentation by American Legion Post 141 of Mt. Vernon. There was no public visitation. Newell Funeral Home in Mt. Vernon was in charge of arrangements. Memorials: First Presbyterian Church in Mt. Vernon. Online condolences may be shared at
Mr. Flowers was born on June 15, 1919, in Brownstown, the son of William W. and Lou Alma Smith Flowers. He married Elaine Koppen of Centralia on Sept. 29, 1946, in Morganfield, Ky.; she preceded him in death.
Survivors include a son, Roger Michaels and his wife Chawasri "Cherri" of Denver, Colo.
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Newell Funeral Home Inc
601 S 42Nd St
Mount Vernon, IL 62864
(618) 246-0100
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Published in The Leader-Union from Nov. 19 to Nov. 27, 2013