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FOUNTAIN RUN – Kenneth (Kenny) Edwin Strode, age 70, passed away May 3, 2021, at his home. He was born September 18, 1950, in Tompkinsville, KY to the late James Edwin and Della Frances Hurt Strode. He was the owner/operator of his own trucking company.

Kenny is survived by his wife, Sylvia Fuller Strode: one daughter, Angie (Chris) Tucker Sulphur Well; one son, Mark (Beth) Strode Glasgow; and a stepson, Cord Thurman; seven grandchildren, Brilee, Gracie, Mason, and Ty Tucker, Kayla, Preston, and Rylan Strode, and one step-grandchild, Hannah Thurman. He is also survived by two sisters, Joyce (Terry) Blythe Brandenberg, and Barbara (Mickey) White Marrowbone, one brother, Jodie Strode Tompkinsville, and one aunt, Minnie Pearl Gore.

Other than his parents, he was preceded in death by one sister, Betty Blankenship, and one brother, Jackie Strode.

Funeral services will be Thursday, May 6, 2021, at 1:00 P.M. at McMurtrey Funeral Home with limited seating. A walk-through visitation will be on Wednesday, May 5, 2021, from 2:00 – 8:00 P.M. at the McMurtrey Funeral Home and again on Thursday, May 6 from 8:00 A.M. until funeral time. Burial will follow in the Pleasant Home Cemetery in Fountain Run, KY.

Face masks are required, no food or drinks are allowed, and social distancing is required.

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