Tuesday, July 16, 2019

Virgil Kenneth McAdory

Virgil Kenneth McAdory, 92, passed away on Monday, July 15, 2019, at The Select Specialty Hospital in Jackson, Mississippi. Funeral services will be 2:00 p.m. Thursday, July 18, 2019, at Oak Grove Baptist Church in Noxapater, Mississippi with Rev. Gary Caudill officiating. Visitation will be the day of the service from 1:00 p.m. until service time at the church. Interment will follow in Oak Grove Baptist Church Cemetery.

Kenneth was born June 5, 1927, to Bernard and Ethel Fulton McAdory. He attended Oak Grove Baptist Church and retired from Georgia Pacific and the Furniture Plant in Jackson. On February 26, 1946 he answered the call to serve our country in the United States Navy.

Kenneth is survived by his sister, Dorothy Hendrix of Columbus, Mississippi and his brother, Bruce McAdory and wife Rebecca of Noxapater, Mississippi. He is also survived by three grandchildren: Christy Harvey, Shea Gentry, and Brandon Patrick; and six great-grandchildren: Lacey, Jade, and John Harvey; and Laney, Logan, and Noah Patrick. He was preceded in death by his parents; his wife, Viola Miles McAdory; his two daughters Cindy Jo Snow and Carol Ann McAdory; his sister, Carol Ann Cumberland; and his two brothers Charles McAdory and James Burlon McAdory.

Serving as pallbearers are Danny Coward, Doug Thomas, Randy Thomas, Phil Wells, Stanley Wells, and Tyler Wells.

Services are under the direction of Nowell Massey Funeral Home, 724 North Columbus Avenue, Louisville, MS. Memories and condolences may be shared with the family by signing the guest register at www.nowellmasseyfuneralhome.com.