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1933 Kenneth 2020

Kenneth Wilton Argo

June 22, 1933 — November 25, 2020

Kenneth Wilton Argo, 87 of Jonesboro, Arkansas, passed from this life on Wednesday November 25th 2020 at St. Bernard’s Medical Center. Graveside services for Mr. Argo will be conducted on Saturday, November 28, 2020 at 2 p.m. at Oakwood Cemetery in Dyer, Tennessee.

He was born on June 22nd, 1933 to the late Azell Argo and Ethel Drewry in Greenfield Tennessee.

On October 2nd, 1954 Kenneth married the love of his life Ernestine (Tina) Davidson.

Kenneth spent his career working with the Brown Shoe Company. He was a supervisor when he retired for his new position as a fisherman on Kentucky Lake in Paris Tennessee and enjoying his retirement with his wife.

Kenneth is survived by his wife Ernestine. His daughter Debbie McEwen (Robert) of Anchorage Alaska, Grandson’s Grant Lafe Cate (Megan) of Alaska and David Wilton Argo, Jr. (Julie) of Jonesboro Arkansas. Granddaughter’s Samantha Mc Ewen of Anchorage Alaska, Callie Mc Ewen of Seattle Washington and Sara Argo-Price of South Carolina. Great Granddaughter’s Lexi Sides, Baleigh Argo, Caleigh Argo & Amelia Thompson of Jonesboro Arkansas. Great Grandson’s Ethan David Wilton Argo, III of Jonesboro, Arkansas and Joshua Hobbs-McEwen of Anchorage Alaska and a special Great Grandson in law Devin Sides of Jonesboro Arkansas who helped care for him and talk fishing with at the Villa.

Kenneth was preceded in death by a son, David Wilton Argo, Sr. and his parents.

Karnes & Son Funeral Home is honored to serve the family of Mr. Kenneth Wilton Argo.

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