Kenneth L. Stout, 55, died Tuesday, Nov. 26, 2019, at his home.
A lifetime resident of Spring City, Kenneth attended Rhea County High School and then served in the U. S. Army for four years. He worked at La-Z-Boy several years before joining the Rhea County Sherriff’s Department as a deputy. Kenneth retired from the sheriff’s department after 19 years of service to the community. He loved to hunt, especially squirrels. Kenneth loved to fish for catfish and also enjoyed jug fishing. Kenneth loved to work at several different jobs at a time. He was the best Daddy and was loved by everyone! Kenneth was a member of Gateway Baptist Church in Rockwood, Tenn.
He was preceded in death by father, Walter Lee Stout; and sister, Beverly Miller.
Survivors include his parents, Shirley and Junior Miller, of Spring City; daughter, Katie Scarlett Stout, of Spring City; brothers, Clint (Madeline) Miller and Lyn (Brandi) Miller, both of Spring City, and Randy (Leigha) Miller, of Dayton; sister, Kathy Miller, of Dayton; Katie’s mother, Lisa Young, of Spring City; and his number one companion, Kane, his “German Shepherd.”
Funeral services will be held Saturday, Nov. 30, 2019, at 3 p.m. in the Rhea County High School Auditorium with Rev. Jerry Leffew officiating. Interment with military honors will be at Friendship Cemetery. The family will receive friends Saturday, Nov. 30, 2019, from 1 to 3 p.m. in the Rhea County High School Auditorium, located at 885 Eagle Lane in Evensville.
Vaughn Funeral Home in Spring City is in charge of arrangements. Visit www.vaughn-funeral-home.com to share memories and condolences with the family of Kenneth Stout.