Kenneth Conrad


Kenneth Conrad, 76, of Richmond, passed away on Friday, June 25, 2021 at his home, surrounded by his family.

Kenneth was born on March 25, 1945 in Jeffersonville, Indiana, and was the son of Nelson and Georgia Young Conrad, both of whom preceded him in death. Kenneth was retired from Hitachi as Operations Manager and was a member of Madison Hills Christian Church.  He was a 1963 graduate of Adair County High School.

Survivors include: his wife, Janice Bledsoe Conrad; six children: Brandon Conrad (Tiffany), of Lexington, Nathan Conrad (Allison), of Georgetown, Alison Fraley (Ricky), of Richmond, Tyler Short (Erin), of Lexington, Erin Leach (William), of Irvine, and Ashley Sawyer (Patrick), of Richmond; one sister, Joyce Wilson (Gary); and 12 grandchildren, with one on the way.

A funeral service will be held at 11 a.m. on Wednesday, June 30, 2021 at Madison Hills Christian Church, with Ben Stroup and Marty Frazer officiating. Burial will follow at Madison County Memorial Gardens.

Visitation will be from 5-9:00 p.m. on Tuesday, June 29, 2021 at the church.

Pallbearers will be: Ed Wilson, Ron Chapman, Wendell Daniel, Shannon Durett, James Burks, and Kelly Chapman. Honorary bearers will be: Steve Combs, Bill Ashley, Brian Elam, Randy Ash, Curt Eiden, Craig Halstead, Shane VanWinkle, Dave Lehman, David Compton, Mike Ashley, David Underwood, Shane Broadous, Al Taylor, Kevin Dalton, Nehri Quazimi, Gary Wilson, Angie Tillery, Caroline Eades, Jackie Anglin, Jackie Roberts, Gavin Durett, Mason Durett, and Mike Cooper.

Oldham, Roberts & Powell Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements.

This obituary is a courtesy to the family by Stotts-Phelps-McQueary Funeral Home.

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