Daniel R. Kennedy, 63, of Mayflower, went to be with the Lord on Friday, March 12, 2010, under the care of Arkansas Hospice. 

Dan was born on October 6, 1946, in Russellville. 

He is preceded in death by his mother, Vivian Kennedy. 

He is survived by his father, Allen Kennedy of Russellville; beloved brother, Richard and Phyllis Kennedy of Conway and their children, Teri, Jon, Josh and Allie; sister, Connie and Dwight Bailey of Fayetteville and their children Allen and Crystal; and his extended family, Debra and Carter Lowe of Mayflower and thier son Shawn. 

Dan leaves behind his children and their families, daughter and son-in-law Sheri and Rev. Michael Luce of Houston, Texas, and their children Bethny, Bekah and Mikah; son and daughter-in-law, Richard and Glennie Kennedy of Houston, Texas; daughter and son-in-law Susan and Clay Goff of Beebe and their children Noah and Avery; daughter and son-in-law, Shannon and Randy Howard of Beebe and their daughters McKayla and Cydney; and previous wife and her husband, Kay and Mark Sylvis of Beebe. 

Dan will also be remembered by the friendships he developed and the impact he had on their lives. He was known for his kindness, generosity and unselfish giving. 

His memorial service will be celebrated today at First Baptist Church in Beebe at 2 p.m. with Rev. Michael Luce officiating. 

Cremation arrangements by Bishop-Griffin Funeral Home of Greenbrier, 679-4400.