Kenneth was a native of Ardmore, Ala., and son of the late Houston Sr. and Irona Shelton Watkins. He served his country in the U.S. Army in the First 68th Armor Division in Germany during the Vietnam era. He was retired from International Comfort Products and was a member of Lewisburg First Assembly of God.
He is survived by his wife, Kyle Drake Watkins of Lewisburg; two sons, Greg Watkins of Lynnville and Brad Watkins of Lewisburg; brother, Houston Watkins Jr. (Betty) of Lewisburg; sister, Shirley White (Mike) of Byhalia, Miss.; sister-in-law, Mary Johnson (Bobby) of Cornersville; and two grandchildren.
Funeral services were conducted Sunday, Sept. 2, from the chapel of London Funeral Home, followed by burial in Lone Oak Cemetery with military honors.
London Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements.