Kenneth Gresham, Conway, was born June 21, 1946 in Fremont, MO to Jim and Wanda (Bell) Rector. He departed this life on Wednesday, April 10, 2019 in his home at the age of 72.
Kenneth was a union construction laborer, and a member of Twilight Church. He loved music, playing the steel guitar and singing with his band. He enjoyed spending time on his farm, tending his cows and spending time on the tractor.
He was preceded in death by his father, Jim Rector; his wife, Mary Ann; and his in-laws, Norman Quick, Judy Ellison, and Joann Ice.
He is survived by his mother, Wanda Yates (Bill), Wichita, KS; his siblings, Jewell Danner (Charles), Francis Isenbletter, Medeline Gresham, Judy, Julie Williams, Mitchell Gresham, Mike Gresham, Charles Gresham, Sherry Daugherty, and Larry Yates; his in-laws, Myrtle Martin (Dale), Marion Quick (Carol), Maxine Box (Charles), Margaret Friend, Merline Brake (Allen), and Alphie Brake; Karen Adkins (Michael), Rusty Quick (Julie), and many other beloved nieces and nephews that he loved like his own children; several close friends and neighbors, including Terry Wood, Chester Wood, Ken Henry, and Curtis Trent; and his loyal companion, his dog Luna.
Funeral services will be at 10:00 a.m. Tuesday, April 16, 2019 in Fraker Funeral Home, Inc, with interment following in Hillcrest Cemetery, Mountain Grove. Visitation will be from 6-7 p.m. Monday, April 15 in the funeral home.