Kenneth Ray Runyon
January 9, 1961- August 10, 2016
CLAYTON – Kenneth Ray Runyon, 55, went home to be with the Lord on Wednesday with his family surrounding him. Kenneth was a retired U. S. Airforce Captain. He worked with Honeywell for over 15 years following his military retirement. Kenneth was an intelligent kind man whose family were his life. He was preceded in death by his father, William Franklin Runyon.
He is survived by his wife and best friend of over 36 years, Lisa Adkins Runyon of Clayton, children, Kyle Runyon of the home, Anna Diercksen (Kyle) of Carrboro, Sarah Runyon (Wade Weber) of Clayton, mother, Anna Marsh (Richard), siblings, Bill Runyon (Rena) of Scotts Depot, WV, Gary Runyon (Joyce) of Charlotte, Mike Runyon (Kandi) of Clayton, Lisa Dickerson (Mike) of Clayton, Angie Bailey of Man, WV, grandchildren, Kellen Diercksen, Karter Diercksen, & Brooklynn Weber.
Funeral service 4 pm, Saturday, Tippett’s Chapel Free Will Baptist Church with visitation from 2:30 – 4 pm, prior to the service and other times at the home. Burial in the church cemetery.
Arrangements are with Strickland Funeral Home, 211 W. Third St., Wendell. www.stricklandfuneralhomes.net