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1936 Clara 2020

Clara Kennedy

January 20, 1936 — June 22, 2020


Clara Mae Maness Kennedy, 84, of Robbins passed away on Monday, June 22, 2020 at First Health Hospice House. Due to the current COVID-19 mandate, a private family graveside service will be held at 2:00 pm on Wednesday, June 24, 2020 at Kennedy Family Cemetery with Rev. Robert Kidd presiding. Friends may sign the register at Joyce-Brady Chapel on Tuesday, June 23, 2020 from 10:00 amd-5:00 pm.

Clara was born in Moore County, N.C. on January 20, 1936 to Dewey W. and Lalah Kidd Maness. She attended Putnam Friends Church and installed drywall along with her husband. She loved the outdoors, working in her flowers, remodeling and decorating. She especially enjoyed playing with her grandchildren.

Along with her parents, her husband, James “Danny” Kennedy, Sr., daughter, Deborah L. Maness, sister, Velma Garner and brothers, Jim Maness and Bill Maness preceded Clara in death.

Survivors include her daughter, Patricia Morgan (Clark) of Eagle Springs; sons, James Danny Kennedy, Jr. of the home and Billy Ray Kennedy (Melisha) of Robbins; grandchildren, Danny Morgan, Jacob Morgan and Emma Marie Kennedy and a host of family and friends.

Condolences may be offered online at

Joyce-Brady Chapel is honored to serve the Kennedy Family.

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Service Schedule

Past Services

Private Graveside Service

Wednesday, June 24, 2020

Starts at 2:00 pm (Eastern time)

Kennedy Family Cemetery

468 Borden Rd, Robbins, NC 27325

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