Sandra Dale Watson Kennedy and Louis Junior “LJ” Kennedy

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Sandra Dale Watson Kennedy and Louis Junior “LJ” Kennedy

Sandra Dale Watson Kennedy, 78, passed away on Tuesday August 11, 2020 and her husband Louis Junior “LJ” Kennedy, 83, passed away on Friday, August 21, 2020.  Sandra was born on July 26, 1942 in Burlington, NC to Ada Maude Ashley Watson and Robert Emmett Watson.  LJ was born on October 9, 1937, in Vienna, Georgia to Mary Vera Sego Kennedy and Charlie Lewis Kennedy.  They were married on April 13, 1983. LJ and Sandra moved to Rutledge in August of 2008 from Crescent City, Florida. They enjoyed their life together and were inseparable.  Days were filled with planning meals, keeping up with political news and playing with their cats.  Love for their family was evident in the pictures proudly displayed throughout their home. They both loved their country, their right to vote, and their right to bear arms.  

Sandra is survived by her daughter, Sandra Michelle Goff (Michael Edge).  LJ is survived by sons, Eddie Kennedy (Chris) of Rutledge and John Kennedy of Rex, daughter, Barbara Jean Todd of Independence, Mo., and sister, Dorothy “Misty” McDaniel of Monroe.  Together they have 11 grandchildren and 33 great-grandchildren as well as numerous nieces and nephews. 

In celebration of their lives a graveside service was held at Banks County Memorial Cemetery in Homer, GA on Monday, August 24 at 11 a.m.  To honor their faithful dedication to the ministry of Redeemer Church of Madison donations in their memory can be sent to Redeemer Church 1890 Bethany Road Madison, GA 30650.

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