Kendall “Kenny” Embry, age 76 of Leitchfield passed away Saturday, February 22nd 2020 at his residence. He was born September 17th 1943 in Caneyville, Kentucky the son of Clarence and Ruby Embry. He is survived by his wife, Ella McCrady Embry, his son, Kevin Embry, his daughter, Ronda Embry, five grandchildren, Nick Schmierer, Samantha Schmierer, Michael, Sean and Jacob Embry, three great-granchildren, one sister, Lillie Rose Sermon, and three brothers, Clarence Embry, Jr., Jody Embry, and Gregory Embry. Other than his parents, he was preceded in death by one great-grandson, Griffin Embry, one sister, Sylvia Litsy, and one brother, Wendell Embry. Masonic Rites will be held at 6:00 p.m., Tuesday, February 25th 2020 at Caneyville Memorial Chapel in Caneyville. Visitation will be held from 2:00 p.m. until time of services Tuesday at the funeral home. A private burial will be held in Wilson Cemetery. Caneyville Memorial Chapel is both honored and privileged to be entrusted with the care of Mr. Embry. Share your messages of condolence with the family of Kendall 'Kenny' Embry at

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  1. No man ever loved his family more than Kenny Embry. He made many precious memories for his children and grandchildren to cherish. He was a perfect example to his family of a faithful and devoted husband to the love of his life, Ella. Grief is temporary

  2. We love you Uncle Kenny. Our families were always close and I have so many good memories. My favorite is when we rode to Destin, Fl together, that was a fun trip! I think you drive straight through! You will be missed by many. We will never forget yo

  3. Kenny and I were brother inlaws and friends for over 55 years. I thought very high thoughts of him. He was a great husband and father and grandfather. He is a man that will be missed and I pray God watches over him and his family. Hardy

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