Farming Rural 07

Kenneth Roscoe Sexton

August 2, 1955 ~ September 16, 2019 (age 64)


Kenneth Roscoe Sexton, age 64, of Sneedville, passed away on September 16, 2019 peacefully in his sleep after a long battle with cancer.  Kenneth was born in Sneedville on August 2, 1955. He was preceded in death by his parents, Clovis Reece Sexton & Mary Ellen Sexton; brothers, Clovis Jr. & Jim Sexton; sister, Darlene Seal; son, Daniel Sexton and granddaughter, Lakin Danielle Sexton.  Kenneth spent most of his career farming and later truck driving.  He enjoyed horseback riding, hunting, fishing and spending time with loved ones.

Kenneth is survived by;

Son; Kenneth Lee (Sammy) Sexton

Grandchildren; Colt & Hanna Sexton, Stetson & Samantha Sexton and Wyatt, Kherington & Kenzington Sexton

Great-Grandchildren; Silan & Slate Sexton and Willow & Anakin Sexton

Brothers; Roger Sexton and William & Kelly Sexton

Sisters; Beatrice & June Trent, Kathy Sexton and Mary Carroll

The love of his life; Rose Lee Ramsey

Special friends and family; Keith & Angie McVey, Shawn McVey, Bree McVey, Vernon Seals, Homer Louthan & Herbert Collins


The family wishes to thank Suncrest Hospice of New Tazewell, Irene & Howard H. Baker Cancer Treatment Center, as well as Mulberry Gap Baptist Church.


A memorial service will be held at 2 P.M. on Saturday, September 21, 2019 at Mulberry Gap Baptist Church.

Rev. Charles Roberts officiating


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McNeil Funeral Home in Sneedville in charge of arrangements

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Memorial Service
September 21, 2019

2:00 PM
Mulberry Gap Baptist Church
Mulberry Gap Road
Sneedville, TN 37869

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