Funeral services for Jesse Harvey Kinney, age 84, of Clarkesville will be held on Wednesday, November 25, 2015 at 2:00 PM from the Hillside Memorial Chapel. Rev. Tim Holcomb and Mr. Melvin Stephens will officiate with interment to follow the service in Hills Crossing Baptist Church Cemetery. The family will receive friends prior to the service Wednesday from 12:00 PM until 2:00 PM.
Mr. Kinney passed away Monday, November 23, 2015.
Born in Habersham County on October 16, 1931 Mr. Kinney was the son of the late Marvin C. and Evelyn Smith Kinney. A United States Army veteran, Mr. Kinney was a member of the VFW Post 7720 and he was a member of Mt. Airy Masonic Lodge #141 F&AM. He was a self employed brick mason and he was a member of Hills Crossing Baptist Church. In addition to his parents, Mr. Kinney was preceded in death by his wife Gertrude Worley Kinney, brothers Hugh and Raymond, sisters Pauline, Merle, Irene, and Mildred and stepdaughter Teresa Lona Ridley.
Survivors include stepdaughter Patricia Gail Ivester of Clarkesville, brother Frank Kinney of Clarkesville, brother and sister in law Ernest and Eula Kinney of Clarkesville, two grandchildren, nine great grandchildren, and a number of nieces and nephews.
Condolences may be sent to the family by visiting www.hillsidememorialchapel.com.
Arrangements by Hillside Memorial Chapel, Clarkesville. 706-754-6256