Kenneth C. Herbert
Kenneth C. (Kenny) Herbert, 71, passed away Tuesday, Aug. 31, 2021, at Baptist Health Floyd.
He was born in Louisville, Ky., to the late Charles and Anna Herbert and graduated from Bishop David High School in 1968. At age 18, Kenny began working for Whittenberg Construction, retiring as a superintendent after 46 dedicated years. He was baptized as one of Jehovah’s Witnesses in 1972. He was an avid antique collector, a master carpenter and loved to garden and “piddle around” in the yard. Kenny was a hard-working father of six children and a beloved grandpa, or “Pa,” to his four grandchildren.
Kenny is survived by his devoted wife of 52 years, Debbie; children, Bryan Herbert (Rebecca), Brandon Herbert (Elizabeth), Brittany McKim (Justin), Brooke Herbert (CK Vijayakumar) and Brady Herbert (Nicci); brother, Steve Herbert (Tammy); sister, Janice Allison; brother-in-law, Steve Mees; and grandchildren, Will, Wesley, Ian and Bri Herbert.
In addition to his parents, he is preceded in death by his son, Brad Herbert; sister, Beverly Mees; and brother-in-law, Ronald Allison.
Arrangements have been entrusted to the Market Street Chapel of Naville & Seabrook Funeral Homes in New Albany, Ind., for Sunday, Sept. 5, and are private.
Donations may be made to the Diabetes Research Institute Foundation.