Kenneth George McNutt
Oct 28, 2013
Kenneth George McNutt
Oct. 28, 2013
Kenneth George McNutt, 86, of Farragut, and formerly of Athens, passed away Monday evening, Oct. 28, 2013.
Gone to be with the Lord who shed His blood for a sinner like me. Thank you, Lord.
A former resident of Athens, he moved to Knoxville in 1964 when Mayfield Dairy built a branch in Knoxville. Kenneth retired as a branch manager from Mayfield Dairy in 1992 after 38 years of service. He was a member of Grassy Valley Baptist Church and had served as choir director, deacon and Sunday school teacher in three churches: North Athens Baptist Church, First Baptist Concord and Grassy Valley Baptist Church.
Kenneth was preceded in death by his wife of 58 years, Helen Daugherty McNutt; daughters, Kimberly McNutt Barnes and Karen Elizabeth McNutt Hannah; father, James R. McNutt; mother, Dessie Matthews McNutt; brothers, Grover McNutt and wife, Edna, Ivan McNutt, Staff Sgt. William F. McNutt, who was killed in action in France on Nov. 16, 1944, and James L. McNutt; sister, Alice McNutt Owens and her husband, J.W. Owens; father-in-law and mother-in-law, Dewey and Edna Clayton; and brother-in-law, Paul Lackey.
Survivors include his wife, Joann Webb McNutt; stepson, Chris Webb; step-grandson, Eric Webb; step-granddaughter, Dara Webb; sister, Shelby Jean Davis and husband, Bill, of Athens; sisters-in-law, Edwina McNutt, and Joyce McNutt; and eight nieces and nephews.
Pallbearers will be Roy Mowery, Joe Qualls, Shelby Mills, Ted Murray, Carl Brewer and David Hayes. Honorary pallbearers will be members of the Victory Sunday School of Grassy Valley Baptist Church.
The family will receive friends from 10 to 11 a.m. on Thursday at the Click Funeral Home Farragut Chapel followed by funeral services at 11 a.m. with the Rev. Bruce Robinson officiating.
Family and friends will gather at 2 p.m. on Thursday at McMinn Memory Gardens for graveside services.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Grassy Valley Baptist Church, 10637 Kingston Pike, Knoxville, TN 37922.
Click Funeral Home Farragut Chapel, located at 11915 Kingston Pike, is serving the family of Kenneth McNutt. www.clickfh.com