Owens Memorial Chapel Funeral Home: Obituaries

Owens Memorial Chapel Funeral Home

Glynn Raymond Kennimer
(Died December 23, 2013)

Glynn Raymond Kennimer, age 76, of Houston, Texas, passed away on December 23, 2013. He was a native of Choudrant, Louisiana; the son of Eck Columbus Kennimer and Elva Irene Brewster Kennimer. Mr. Kennimer was a graduate of Simsboro High School and served in the United States Air Force. He married Barbara Lee of Simsboro, Louisiana on January 18, 1958. He retired from AT&T.

Funeral services for Mr. Kennimer will be held at 2:00 P.M. Sunday, December 29, 2013, at Owens Memorial Chapel in Ruston; officiated by Rev. Jerry Whitman. Interment will follow in Simsboro Cemetery under the direction of Owens Memorial Chapel Funeral Home of Ruston.

Mr. Kennimer is survived by his wife, Barbara Lee Kennimer; his children: Robin Kennimer Chrislip of Houston, TX; Glynn R. Kennimer, Jr., of Houston, TX; and Juddson L. Kennimer and wife, Christie of Pearland, TX; a grandson, Jayce Kennimer of Atlanta, GA.; siblings: Shirley K. Whitehead, Eugene Kennimer, Roland Kennimer, Pauline K. Hebert, Claudine K. Greer, and Curtis Don Kennimer; sisters-in-law Edna L. Franklin and Margaret L. Simpson; a host of nieces and nephews.

He was preceded in death by his parents; his beloved daughter, Amy Ann Kennimer McWilliams; and, siblings: Hut Kennimer, Lois K. Shell, Christine K. McGahee, Leland Kennimer, Hazel K. Everett, Eugenia K. Welch, and Ronnie Kennimer.

Visitation will be from 5:00 P.M. until 7:00 P.M. on Saturday, December 28, 2013, at Owens Memorial Chapel, Ruston