ROCK HILL -- Mr. James Ellie Kendall, 82, passed away Saturday, Jan. 19, 2008, at Eden Gardens.
The graveside service will be 1:30 p.m., Monday, Jan. 21, 2008, at Grandview Memorial Park, Cherry Road with Dr. Robert Shrum officiating. A memorial service will follow at 2 p.m. at Oakland Baptist Church.
A native of Rock Hill, Mr. Kendall was a son of the late James Earl Kendall and Willie Swett Kendall. He was a graduate of Rock Hill High School, served in the Pacific Theater during World War II and was co-owner of Sawyer Cleaners. He was a member of the Rock Hill Jaycees, Rock Hill Rotary Club, Elks Club and the SC Laundry and Cleaners Association.
Surviving are his wife, Gail Hipp Kendall of the home; his daughter, Amy Kendall Robichaud and her husband, Martial of Woodruff; his son, James E. Kendall Jr. of Huntsville, Ala.; sisters, Abbie K. Jackson of Rock Hill and Leonia K. Feussner of Ocala, Fla.; his brother, Everett Kendall of Rock Hill; and his grandchildren, Natalie and Will Robichaud.
The family will receive friends following the service at the church.
Memorials may be made to Oakland Baptist Church, 1067 Oakland Avenue, Rock Hill, SC 29732.