Funeral services for James Kenneth McIntosh will be held at 2:00 p.m. Friday November 17, 2017 at the Carter Baptist Church with Bro. Mat Lawrence Officiating. Interment will follow in the McIntosh Family Cemetery under the care and direction of Hart Funeral Home of Tahlequah. Online condolences may be left for the family at www.hartfuneralhome.net.
James Kenneth McIntosh was born March 28, 1933 in Hominy, Oklahoma and passed away peacefully at his home in Welling, Oklahoma on November 14, 2017. He was preceded in death by his son Jimmy McIntosh and two daughters Marsena McIntosh and Anette Nofire.
Kenny is survived by his wife and soul mate Davetta McIntosh; four daughters Cheryl McIntosh and Kena Jo McIntosh of Orange, TX, Kitty McIntosh and Denise McIntosh of Welling, OK; twelve grandchildren, twenty-six great grandchildren; two brothers Roley McIntosh and wife JoAnn and Donald (Butch) McIntosh of Tulsa, OK; and one sister Jerry Ann Ballard and husband Bill of Jenks, OK. Numerous nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends also survive him.
He served in the Korean War and was in the 187th Airborne Infantry 508th team, a Regiment of the 101st Airborne Division. He is a member of the VFW, Scottish Rite, and past master of the Masonic Lodge #10 in Tahlequah, OK. He was also active in the Oklahoma Indian Degree Team and a member of Carter Baptist Church. He loved to hunt and fish and was an avid golfer. He enjoyed traveling and spending time with his grandchildren. Kenny will be dearly missed by all who knew and loved him.
Published on November 15, 2017