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Joseph Kennish
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Joseph Kennish, 81, Petal, died September 19, 2017, at his home. Visitation will be Saturday, September 23, 2017, at Moore Funeral Home in Petal, from 9:30 a.m. until the service at 11:30 a.m. Burial will be at 2 p.m. in Darbun Mormon Church Cemetery in Darbun, MS.
Mr. Kennish was a member of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. He served in the U.S. Marines and retired from Scott Paper Company.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Charles and Catherine Kennish; two brothers, Jack Kennish and Danny Kennish; and one sister, Kathleen Fultz.
He is survived by his wife of 23 years, Elaine Kennish of Petal; three sons, Mike Kennish of Boothwyn, PA, Mark Kennish of Ft. Pierce, FL and Steve Kennish (Debbie) of Boothwyn, PA; one daughter, Linda Horton of Vero Beach, FL; two stepsons, Kevin Roberts of Salt Lake City, UT and Brad Roberts (Gina) of Lafayette, OR; one stepdaughter, Brenna Holder (Josh) of Petal; two brothers, Jimmy Kennish of Upland, PA and Tom Kennish (Kathleen)of Petersburg, DE; two sisters, Sally Mieuthe of Mosinee, WI and Terry Paul of Marcus Hook, PA; 11 grandchildren, 13 great-grandchildren and one great-great-grandchild.

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9:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Moore Funeral Service - Petal

789 East Central Ave.
Petal, MS 39465





11:30 AM
Moore Funeral Service - Petal

789 East Central Ave.
Petal, MS 39465


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