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“Kay was a Great Man. He not only was my cousin, but he was also a close friend and we loved him Dearly. He was a great man who cared for...Read More »
1 of 2 | Posted by: MICHAEL HARRISON - CONWAY, AR

“He was such a sweet man. Thinking of you at this sad time. Love from cousin Ida May King Shinn. ”
2 of 2 | Posted by: Ida King Shinn - Glenwood, AR

Kenesaw was born on September 22, 1922 and passed away on Sunday, May 14, 2017.

Kenesaw was a resident of Arkansas at the time of passing.

Kay was a graduate of Calico Rock High School, a veteran of the U.S. Navy who survived the attack on Pearl Harbor, and the National Guard, and a graduate of the University of Arkansas School of Law.

Kenesaw "Kay" Mountain Landis Matthews, (United States Army National Guard, Ret.), 94, passed away May 14, 2017.

Visitation will precede the service, beginning at 1:00 p.m. Interment with Military Honors will take place on Monday, May 22 at 1:00 p.m. at the Arkansas State Veterans Cemetery in North Little Rock. Kay's online guestbook may be signed at www.littlerockfuneralhome.com MAY 18. 01:00 PM First United Methodist Church 723 Center Street Little Rock, AR, US, 72201 MAY 18. 02:00 PM First United Methodist Church 723 Center Street Little Rock, AR, US, 72201 MAY 22. 01:00 PM Arkansas State Veterans Cemetery 1501 W. Maryland Avenue North Little Rock, AR, US, 72120 Burial begins.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to First United Methodist Church, 723 Center St., Little Rock, AR 72201.