Funeral Director & Embalmer
originally from Telfair County but was raised in Dexter, Georgia. He began his
career in funeral service in December of 1989. Following graduation from West
Laurens High School, he enrolled in Gupton-Jones College of Funeral Service. He
knew at a young age what calling he had on his life by spending time with his
uncle, who is also a Licensed Funeral Director and Embalmer. Now in
his 30th year, Kenny’s career began with H.M. Patterson & Son
Funeral Director’s in Atlanta but it eventually led him back to the central/South
Georgia area. Since 2000, he has served as Funeral Director and Embalmer in
Dublin and Wrightsville. He also previously worked in Helena in the same
capacity. He is a member of the Hazlehurst Rotary Club, the Georgia Funeral
Director’s Association, where he formerly served as a District Chairman and the
National Funeral Director’s Association. He is the former Coroner of Johnson
County and Past-President of the Georgia Funeral Director’s Association. He and
his wife, Tamanie, have two children, Alex and his wife, Caroline and Alyssa.
Kenny enjoys getting out, meeting new people and being active in the community.
In his spare time, he enjoys coaching Alyssa’s softball team and spending time
with his family.