Mrs. Kennedy was a member of First Baptist Church in Metropolis.
Survivors include her two daughters, Caroline Barnett and husband Gregory of Paducah and Linda Beyer and husband Robert of Keensburg, Colo.; one brother, Ralph Ramer and wife Novella of Tampa, Fla.; and one granddaughter, Autumn Nicole Smith of Brookport.
She was preceded in death by her parents, W.B. and Helen Ramer; her brother, Bill Ramer Jr.; her husband, Robert G. Kennedy; and one grandson, Joshua Brooke Barnett.
Funeral service was held Monday at First Baptist Church with Dr. Joe Buchanan officiating. Burial followed at the Masonic Cemetery.
Memorials may be made to Love Packages, 220 Union Ave., Butler, IL 62015. Aikins-Farmer Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements.