Funeral service will be held at 1 p.m. Thursday at the Brookport Funeral Home with Rev. Justin Reynolds officiating. Burial will follow at Pell Cemetery.
Mrs. Kennedy was a member of Seven Mile Baptist Church in Metropolis and was a past member of the Eastern Star.
Survivors include her daughter, Evelyn F. Crowe and husband Mickey of Unionville; three grandchildren Jana and Cabron Crowe of Unionville and Cory Kindred of Paducah; one son-in-law, Terry Kindred of Paducah.
She is preceded in death by her parents, Zed and Helen Rixie Swenney; her husband, Roy W. Kennedy Jr.; one daughter, Rhonda Phillips Kindred; and two sisters, Millie Cox and Hattie Vowell.
Visitation will be held from 11 a.m. until the funeral hour Thursday at the funeral home.