Richard Earl Kerns, Sr.
March 29, 1950 - March 3, 2018
Mr. Richard Earl Kerns, Sr. passed away Saturday, March 3, 2018. He was 67 years old.
Mr. Kerns was born in New Mexico and had been a resident of Vicksburg, MS for the past forty years. He is preceded in death by his wife Mary Ruth Kerns; his parents Evelyn Mary Kerns, and Harry Richard Kerns; brothers Jerry Cox, and Stephen Wayne Kerns. Richard loved to work on old cars and play his guitar. He was a member of the Apostolic Church of Vicksburg.
Visitation will be Wednesday, March 7, 2018, from 5:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. at The Apostolic Church of Vicksburg. Services will be 11:00 a.m. Thursday, March 8, 2018, at the church with Rev. John Parks officiating. Burial will follow at Cedar Hill Cemetery. Glenwood Funeral Home is in charge of arrangments.
he is survived by his sons Richard Kerns, Jr.(Valor) and Michael Kerns(Jenifer); a daughter Rhonda Arnold(Roger); brothers Kenneth Kerns, Alan Kerns, and Dennis Kerns; a sister Carol Ward; grandchildren Zack Kerns, Dallas Arnold, Bailey Arnold, and Tristan Stephens,and Nicholas Linehan; and great-grandchildren Lilly Grace Linehan and Jaxson Linehan; numerous nieces and nephews. Pallbearers will be Richard Kerns, Jr., Michael Kerns, Zack Kerns, Roger Arnold, Tristan Stephens, and Raymond Edwards. Honorary pallbearers are Dallas Arnold, Alan Kerns, Dennis Kerns, and Kenneth Kerns.