MR. KENNETH D. (KEN) DODD, age 60, of Gadsden, Alabama, formerly of Chattooga County, Georgia passed away Friday, January 5, 2018, at his residence, following illness.
Born on September 29, 1957 in Summerville, Georgia, Ken attended Chattooga County High School, afterward began his career in gospel music. He was a talented musician, singer, and song writer in gospel music; traveling with several well known gospel music groups. Ken enjoyed singing and preaching the Gospel of Jesus Christ; He also played other types if music, however he returned to his first love, gospel music. Ken was also in management in the insurance business and enjoyed working in radio as a gospel D. J. for several radio stations. He attended The Church at Wills Creek in Gadsden, Alabama. and is preceded in death by wife, Diane Dodd and father, Frankie M. Dodd.
Surviving are wife, Cindy Dodd; mother, Lucille Fuller; sons, Kenneth D. Dodd, Jr., Kevin Dodd, Kerry Dodd, and Kyle Dodd; sister, Brenda Williams; brother, Malcolm Dodd; 10 Grandchildren, 2 Great Grandchildren; several Nieces, and Nephews.
Memorial service will be held Tuesday, January 9, 2018, at 3:00 P.M. EST, from the J. D. Hill Memorial Chapel of Earle Rainwater Funeral Home with Rev. Joel Smith officiating. The Family will receive friends also on Tuesday from 2 until 3 P.M. EST, prior to the service. The Family request no flowers, suggest contributions to the Shrine Hospital.
Earle Rainwater Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements for Mr. Kenneth D. (Ken) Dodd who passed away Friday.
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