Published: February 22, 2013
Kenny Brackett, 56, of Concord died early Wednesday morning at White River Medical Center in Batesville.
He was born June 29, 1956 in Batesville, Ark. to Lyndle and Faith Brackett of Concord. He worked many jobs throughout his life, but settled into poultry farming for the last 20 years. He was a faithful member of the Ben Church of Christ and truly cherished all his brothers and sisters there. He loved his family with all he had and they him. He showed his love for everyone daily by his actions. He was the friend you call in a crunch because you knew he would drop anything and everything and be there no matter how big or small. He will be most remembered for his kind heart and his love of life. He was a true example and will be dearly missed.
He is survived by his wife of 38 years, Sandy Brackett; two children: Mandi Roark and her husband Dale and Justin Brackett and his wife, Sara; four treasured grandchildren: Jacob, Gracie, Laney and Gus; two brothers: Seth Brackett and Rodney Brackett and wife Melissa all of Concord; many nieces, nephews; and many many other family and friends.
Funeral services will be at 10 a.m. Friday at the Concord High School Gym with Carl McCann and Randy Cavender officiating and Gary York will be the song leader. Burial will follow the services at Mount Zion Cemetery in Banner under the direction of Roller-Crouch Funeral Home of Batesville.
Pallbearers will be Hulan Spinks, Clark Welch, Larry Wells, Artie Cousins, Russell Martin and Mel West. Honorary pallbearers will be Caleb Brackett, Jake Kennedy, Tyler Sandlin, Tim Sandlin, David Box and Jared Welch.
Visitation will be from 5 to 8 p.m. Thursday at Roller-Crouch Funeral Home. Online guestbook: www.rollerfuneralhomes.com.