Richard Kenzel, age 66, of Rosston, passed away Wednesday, Jan. 9, 2013.
He was born in Little Rock on Jan. 15, 1946. He was a member of Bluff Springs Baptist Church.
He was preceded in death by one son, Scotty Kenzel; parents, Leta and George Rooney, and his father, Ed Kenzel; and one sister, Georgia Rooney.
Mr. Kenzel is survived by his wife, Betty Kenzel; one daughter, Stephanie Kenzel McDowell and husband, Martin of Bentonville; two sons, Christopher Kenzel and wife Lacey of Clarksville, Tenn., and Jeremy Kenzel and wife Brittany of Clarksville, Tenn.; nine grandchildren, Brooks and Macy McDowell, Bryce, Bryleigh and Bryar Kenzel, and Ashton, Brayden, J.P. and Taylor Kenzel; one sister, Brenda Plaisance and husband Eddie of Hallsville, Texas; and one brother, David Rooney and wife Charlene of Longview, Texas. He was adored by a host of nieces and nephews.
Funeral services were Sunday, Jan. 13, at the Bluff Springs Baptist Church with Bro. Donnie Dillard and Bro. Neil Ridling officiating. Interment followed at Bluff Springs Baptist Church under the direction of A.O. Smith Funeral Home of Stamps. Online registration is available at www.aosmithfuneralhome.com.