The Obit For Ray Kennett

Raymond "Ray" Kennett

The Morning Sun, May 01, 2010

PITTSBURG — Raymond “Ray” Kennett, 59, of Carthage, Mo., passed away April 25, 2010, at his residence.

He was born Sept. 7, 1950, at Pittsburg, the son of Ralph and Betty (Cooke) Kennett. He attended local schools and graduated from College High School in 1968. He then attended Neosho County Community College and the University of Tulsa on baseball scholarships. Mr. Kennett was drafted by Philadelphia and played for two years in their farm system. He later went on to graduate from Pittsburg State University with a degree in Social Services.

He is survived by numerous cousins.

Mr. Kennett is preceded in death by his parents and one brother, Ed Kennett.

Mr. Kennett has been cremated and services will be at a later date. Online condolences may be left at www.brennermortuary.com. Arrangements are under the direction of the Brenner Mortuary, Pittsburg.