Graveside service with military honors for Kenneth Gaines, age 79, of Cumby will be held at 11:00 A.M. on Monday, November 23, 2020 at Cumby Cemetery. There will be no formal visitation. Mr. Gaines passed away on Friday, November 20, 2020 at Christus Mother Frances Hospital, Sulphur Springs.
Kenneth was born on January 16, 1941 in Hopkins County to Arlie and Alice (Keenum) Gaines. He married Martha Jean Ratliff on February 23, 1963 in Ft. Worth. Kenneth served in the US. Navy. He worked in the Insurance industry for over 40 years and attended Brashear Baptist Church.
He is survived by his wife, Martha; daughters, Donna George and husband Mark, Debbie Cameron and husband Buddy, Paula Teague; grandchildren, Josh George, Rebecca McDaniel and husband Mark, Dale Cameron and wife Michelle, Douglas Cameron and wife Kristel, Todd Higginbotham, Eric Higginbotham, Bradley Teague, Crystal Pitts and husband Heath; great grandchildren, Cason George, Madelyn McDaniel, Luke Cameron, Jake Cameron, Brant Cameron, Hallie Grace Cameron, Bryson Kennedy, Gracie Teague, Charlie Teague.
Kenneth was preceded in death by his parents; brothers, Troy Gaines, Cleo Gaines, Audie Gaines, Bobby Gaines.