Kenny Wayne Tidwell
October 26, 1942 – May 28, 2021
Kenny Wayne Tidwell, born October 26, 1942, passed away peacefully on May 28, 2021 with his loving wife by his side.
He was preceded in death by his parents Henry and Mavis (Bea). He is survived by his wife Judie, his children Clay (Marijean), Kristin, Amy (Jarrod) Bathgate, his sister Lydia (Robert) Brunet, his granddaughter Aubra, and nieces and nephews.
Kenny attended North Caddo High School where he was an all-state football player and four-time class president. He earned his degree in Accounting from Louisiana Tech where he was tri-captain of the football team his senior year and a member of the Letterman’s Club. After college, he spent 40 years as a petroleum landman, making good friends at every job along the way.
Kenny was a sportsman who enjoyed fishing and hunting, but was happiest puttering in his garden trying to keep the birds from eating his tomatoes. He had many friends who he loved and who loved him and he will always be remembered for his great sense of humor. He also volunteered with his church, helping out where he could, and at Martha’s Kitchen for 13 years.
Friends are cordially invited to a visitation with the family from 5:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. on Wednesday, June 2 at Kingwood Funeral Home, 22800 US-59 North, Kingwood, TX. A funeral mass will take place Thursday, June 3 at 11:00 a.m. at St. Martha Catholic Church, 4301 Woodridge Pkwy in Porter, TX.
The family would like to thank the caregivers of The Auberge at Kingwood, Nurturing Home Health and Devotion Hospice for their service to Kenny in his final days
In lieu of flowers, please donate to Martha’s Kitchen, ℅ St. Martha Catholic Church or the Alzheimer’s Association, www.alz.com.
We are comforted knowing that Kenny’s memories have been returned to him and he can remember the love and laughter of his family and friends.
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