Kennith Stidham


VINA, AL- Kennith Wayne Stidham, 66, died Sunday, December 18, 2016 at ECM Hospital.  He was born in Franklin County, AL to Grady and Opal Elrod Stidham. He was a farmer.  He was a member of Freewill Baptist Church and the Pleasant Site Fire Department.

Services will be Wednesday, December 21, at 3:30 p.m. at Ten Acre Field Church, Red Bay, AL with Bro. Steve Ledbetter, Bro. Marshall Green and David Elrod officiating.  Burial will be in Halltown Cemetery.  Deaton Funeral Home, Red Bay, AL will be in charge of arrangements.

Survivors include his wife of 43 years-Barbara McGough Stidham; three daughters-Sarah Ann Horton (Joel), Tesa Lee Stidham and Amy Jo Stidham (Shannon); his pride and joy grandchildren-Autumn Isabella Stidham, Billy Wayne Horton and J.D. Stidham; three brothers-Donald Stidham Foster (Donnie), Billy Stidham (Nancy) and Ricky Stidham (Alisa); three sisters-Carolyn Mason (Alben), Joyce Senter (Ray) and Sandra Armstrong (Tony); host of brothers and sisters-in-law, nieces, nephews and special friends.

He was preceded in death by his parents; a brother-Jimmy Strawbridge; his grandparents; his father and mother-in-law-R.L. and Ruth McGough and a brother-in-law-David Earl “Buck” McGough.

Pallbearers will be Dexter Winchester, Tommy Johnson, Scott Shewart, Neal Quinn, Mac Sparks and Jerry Davis. Honorary pallbearers will be grandchildren and great-nephews.Visitation will begin Tuesday, December 20, at 6 p.m. and continue until service time at Ten Acre Field.