Robert H. Kennon
May 21, 1921 – March 30, 2019
Robert H. (Bob) Kennon passed away March 30, 2019. He was born May 21, 1921 in Memphis, TN to Tom and Delcie Kennon. The family moved west and settled in Shawnee OK. Bob was a proud Shawnee Wolf graduating in the Class of 1939. Prior to his enlistment in WW II he married the girl next door, Josephine Ashworth. This union lasted 58 years. He was an instructor in the Army Air Corp during the war and sold crackers and cookies for Nabisco for 30 years until his retirement in 1982. Fishing and hunting occupied his time in his earlier years and he was a well-known Square Dance caller throughout the Oklahoma Circuit. Bob was preceded in death by his parents, his wife Josephine and brother Frank. He is survived by a daughter, Kathy Kennon and a son Philip Kennon and wife Cindy, grandsons Robert Shane Kennon (Hayley) and Samuel Hart Kennon (Flavie), and 5 great grandchildren, Everett, Maggie, Victoria, Ethan and Adrienne.