Thomas ‘Tom’ Kennington

Thomas “Tom” Kennington, 75, passed away Thursday, August 23rd, 2018 peacefully at home in Granbury, TX. Service: Friday, August 31st at 2 p.m. with the Visitation before the service from 12 to 2 p.m. at Wiley Funeral Home in Granbury. Inurnment ceremony will be at Long Creek Cemetery at a later date.

Tom was born April 7, 1943 3 miles outside of Stewart, Oklahoma to Richard Earl Kennington and Esther Clemens Kennington.  He married Sandra Holland on April 11, 1975 in Fort Worth.

He served honorably in the U.S. Navy and was a Foreman at General Motors. Tom liked to do things just because he was able to; he built a hot air balloon, raced a car at Bonneville Salt Flats, and was the owner operator of Exxel Rental since 1984.

Tom was preceded in death by his parents, a brother, and two sisters.

Survivors: Wife, Sandra Kennington, children: Kristi Jean Kennington, Kelli Kennington-Fulmer and husband William, Thomas Paul Kennington, Jr and wife Miranda, David Chad Kennington and wife Valinda, and Sunny Kennington-Pedigo and husband Cade; many adored grandchildren and great-grandchildren; numerous nieces and nephews and his brother Carroll Franklin Kennington and wife Cleo.