Kenneth Leon Applegate, age 84 of Chadwick, Missouri passed away in his home, Tuesday, December 1, 2020. He was born May 1, 1936 the son of Don and Lula (Roberts) Applegate.
Kenny was a longtime resident of the Chadwick community. He was also a dedicated employee at Fasco Industries for 36 years. Kenny was a community leader and represented his local community in several organizations including Chadwick School Board, Chadwick Cemetery Board and held a deacon position with the Chadwick Baptist Temple Church. After he proudly served his country during the Korean Conflict, he was united in marriage to Joyce Case. Later Kenny was united in marriage to Kathleen Campbell on December 28, 1996. In his spare time Kenny enjoyed fishing, hunting and family time. Kenny will be sadly missed but will live on forever in the hearts of his many friends and loved ones.
Kenny is survived by his wife Kay; one daughter Camele Steward; numerous grandchildren and several great-grandchildren. Kenny was preceded in death by his parents, his first wife Joyce; three children Marvin Applegate, Sabrina DeVore and an infant daughter Karen; a brother Gene Applegate and a sister Bonnie Payne.
Funeral services will be 11:00 A.M. Friday, December 4, 2020 in Chadwick Baptist Temple Church, 1920 State Hwy 125, Chadwick, Missouri with Pastor Clint Johnson officiating. Visitation will be held one hour prior to the funeral and begin at 10:00 A.M. Burial will follow in Chadwick Memorial Cemetery with services under the direction and care of Barnes Family Funeral Home, Ozark. In lieu of flowers the family request donations be made to Chadwick Memorial Cemetery. Online condolences may be shared at www.barnesfamilyfunerals.com