Kenneth Carl Kimbro
Kenneth Carl Kimbro

February 9, 1936 - May 5, 2019
Born in Bowling Green, KY
Resided in Bowling Green, Kentucky

Obituary

Kenneth Carl Kimbro of Bowling Green, Kentucky, passed away May 5, 2019. He was born in Bowling Green, Kentucky, to the late Tommy and Pauline Kimbro. Ken grew up in Bowling Green and later moved to Indianapolis, Indiana, in 1955. He was a dedicated employee of Amtrack until he made the decision to retire. He received many accolades throughout his time, including the “Man of the Year” Award. His easy-going nature and infectious smile endeared him to friends and strangers alike.

Ken was the loving husband of Carmen Beals-Kimbro. He was preceded in death by Doris Kimbro, the loving mother of his 4 children. He was also preceded in death by a brother, Wayne (June), a brother-in-law Roger Jenkins, and two nephews. Survivors include a brother, Neil (Peggy), a sister Pat Jenkins, a son Steven (Lisa), 3 daughters—Dona, Judith (Donald), and Cynthia. Ken had two stepsons Jeff Beals (Rhonda) and Leslie Beals (Cindy). He had one nephew Tommy Kimbro (Melita). Ken had 8 grandchildren, 4 step grandchildren, 11 great-grandchildren and 1 step great-grandchild.

Visitation will be at J.C. Kirby & Son Lovers Lane Chapel in Bowling Green, KY, on Tuesday, May 7 from 4:00 pm - 8:00 pm and from 10:00 am to 2:00 pm on Wednesday, May 8, with a service to follow at 2:00 pm.

A second visitation and funeral will be at Forest Lawn Memorial Gardens & Funeral Home, 1977 S. State Road, Greenwood, IN 46143.

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Visitation
J. C. Kirby and Son Lovers Lane Chapel
820 Lovers Lane
Bowling Green, KY 42103
Tuesday, May 7, 2019
4:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Wednesday, May 8, 2019
10:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Service
J. C. Kirby and Son Lovers Lane Chapel
820 Lovers Lane
Bowling Green, KY 42103
Wednesday, May 8, 2019
2:00 PM