Obituaries » Kenneth E. Colley, Jr.
July 6, 1926 - July 14, 2014
Kenneth Earl Colley, Jr., 88, of Bethel Rd., Brookneal passed away Monday, July 14, 2014 at home. He was the husband of Betty Colbert Colley for 62 years.
Mr. Colley was born in Akron, OH, July 6, 1926 son of the late Kenneth Earl Colley, Sr. and Arlene Cheatham Colley. He was a member of Bethel Baptist Church and a retired farmer.
In addition to his wife, he is survived by three sons, Kenny Colley III, William Lynn Colley both of Brookneal, J. Carroll Colley (Olga) of Arlington; six grandchildren, Nicholas Colley (Sarah) of Haymarket, Erin Colley of Lynchburg, Gloria Colley of Red House, Meredith Colley of Lynchburg, Maxim Colley, Alex Colley both of Arlington; three great-grandchildren, Aiden, Jack and Cameron; one sister, Mary Katherine Clowdis of Phenix; one brother, Edward Colley (Christine) of Newport News; and a number of nieces and nephews.
The family would like to thank Dr. Kathleen Paul, Kim Hill and Carolyn Chilton for their loving care of Kenneth.
A funeral service will be conducted at 2:00 pm Thursday, July 17, 2014 at Bethel Baptist Church with interment to follow in the church cemetery.
The family will receive friends from 6:30-7:30 pm Wednesday, July 16, 2014 at Henderson Funeral Home and Cremation Service, Brookneal and at the residence other times.
Memorial contributions may be made to Bethel Baptist Church or your favorite charity.