Kenneth “KT” Summers, age 70, of Greenville, passed away Thursday, January 22 at his residence. Funeral services for 70 year old Kenneth “KT” Summers will be Wednesday, January 28 at 11:00 a.m. at the Greenville First Christian Church. Burial will be in Mt. Auburn Cemetery. Friends may call Tuesday from 4:00 to 7:00 p.m. at the church. Memorials are suggested to the Greenville First Christian Church. The Young Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.
Kenneth Summers, the son of Clarence T. Summers and Beulah M. Summers, was born on October 15, 1944 at home in Mulberry Grove, Illinois. He graduated from Mulberry Grove High School in 1963. He worked for Ed Bauer Fur Company and later joined ABF Freight until his retirement in 2011.
Kenneth and Brenda Leidner were united in marriage on September 14, 1968 at the Greenville Central Christian Church and they have enjoyed over 46 years together. Brenda survives as do their four daughters; Cindy Donaghy of Houston, Texas, Lisa Qualls of Greenville, IL, Christina White of Sorento, IL, and Abby White of Greenville, IL. Eleven grandchildren Kc Fletcher, Kenneth Donaghy, Kammie McBride, Kolby Qualls, TJ Qualls, Taylor White, Kelsey White, Carley White, Kristopher White, Addison White, and Alyssa White. Four great-grandchildren, Owen Martin, Olivia Qualls, Eva McBride, and Benn Fletcher. He is survived by five brothers: Marlin Summers, Brownstown, IL; Jimmy, Bobby, Brian and Tony Summers, all of Vandalia, IL; and 6 sisters: Sandra Springer, Jena, La.; Kathy Wollin, Ramsey, IL; Connie Hoover, Broken Arrow, OK.; Patty Jackson, Vandalia, IL; Lannie Stewart, Tolono, IL; and Dawn Goodin, Haslet, TX. Proceeded by parents, one brother and two sisters.
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