Marion-Adra Kennedy, 68, passed away on Tuesday, January 29, 2019 at Herrin Hospital.
Adra was born on April 17, 1950 in Carbondale to Bill and Patricia (Baker) Corder. She married Conard Kennedy and they shared 42 years of marriage.
Adra retired from the Federal Prison in Marion after working there for 27 years. She was a member of First Baptist Church in Marion. Adra enjoyed playing all kinds of games, especially Scrabble, and spending time with family and friends.
Husband-Conard Kennedy of Marion
Son-Matt Kennedy of Marion
Sister-Rhoda and Steve Bond
Niece-Erin and Zach Hutchinson
Great niece-Sloan Hutchinson
She was preceded in death by her parents and sister, Valli Corder.
A memorial service will be held on Thursday, February 7, 2019 at 11am at Blue Funeral Home in Marion with Dr. Bob Dickerson officiating. Visitation will be on Thursday from 10am until the time of service at the funeral home.
Memorials may be made to the Multiple Sclerosis Foundation and will be accepted at the funeral home.