Funeral services for Kenneth Otis Barksdale, 71, of Montgomery will be held on Thursday, November 4, 2004 at 1 p.m. in Dacus Baptist Church with Rev. Chuck Bryce officiating. Interment will follow in Bethel Cemetery. Visitation is scheduled for Wednesday, November 3, 2004 from 5 to 9 p.m. in Cashner Funeral Home.
Mr. Barksdale was born on October 1, 1933 in Houston, Texas and passed away on November 2, 2004 in Conroe, Texas. He served his country during the Korean Conflict in the U. S. Air Force. He is survived by his wife, Ruthalee Barksdale of Dacus; daughters, Dorothy and husband, Allan Pawalowski of Willis, and Linda and husband, Jim Barnes of Collinsville; sisters, Anna Mae OConnor and husband Murray of LaPorte and Laverne Taylor and husband Rufus of Houston; brother-in-law, Eugene Bordovsky of Victoria; grandchildren, Jesse and Michael Pawalowski of Willis, and Danyelle and Kenneth-James (K-J) Barnes of Collinsville; mother-in-law, Ruth Anderson of Dacus; special friend, Lela Mae White of Dacus. Numerous other relatives and friends also survive.