Margaret S. Kenney, age 100, passed away Thursday, March 3, 2022, at Cedar Ridge Health Campus. She was born in Nicholas County on April 24, 1921, to the late Sam and Minnie W. Smith. Besides her parents she is preceded in death by her husband, Woodson Kenney; one brother, Robert F. Smith; and one sister, Edith L. Florence.
She had retired from Jockey International Sewing Factory after twenty-six years of service, as well as an active member of Irvingsville Baptist Church.
She is survived by one son, James D. (Barbara) Kenney; one daughter, Linda (Mike) Barnes; four grandchildren, Crystal Freeman, Chris (Christy) Barnes, Angie (Les) Noble, Brent (Scott) Barnes); six great-grandchildren; five great-great-grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews.
A funeral service will be held on Saturday, March 5th at 1:00 PM at Ware Funeral Home, with visitation beginning at 11:00 AM. Burial will be in Battle Grove Cemetery. In lieu of flowers memorial contributions may be made to Cedar Ridge Health Campus, 1217 US-62 E, Cynthiana, KY 41031; or to Bluegrass Care Navigators, 1317 US Hwy 36 E, Cynthiana, KY 41031.
Active pallbearers will be Crystal Freeman, Chris Barnes, Christy Barnes, Angie Noble, Les Noble, Brent Barnes, and Scott Barnes. Honorary pallbearers will be J.T. Grimes, Cody Grimes, Landon Palmer, Brack Noble, Kyle Barnes, Avery Barnes, Jerry Smith, Larry Smith, Jamie Smith, Keith Smith, and David Palmer. View and sign the guest book wwww.warefuneralhome.com.