HEADLAND, AL… Kenneth Earl “Kenny” Walding, a resident of Headland, Alabama, passed away early Friday morning, November 4, 2022, at his home. He was 74.
Funeral services will be held 2:00 P.M. Monday, November 7, 2022, at Bethlehem Baptist Church with Reverend Evan Kohen officiating. A eulogy will be given by Scott Chatem. Burial will follow in the church cemetery with Brother David Glover officiating. The family will receive friends Sunday afternoon from 4:oo until 6:00 P.M. at Wright Funeral Home & Crematory. Wright Funeral Home & Crematory is in charge of the arrangements.
In lieu of flowers the family the family has requested contributions be made to the Bethlehem Baptist Church Cemetery Fund, 2506 SR-134, Headland, AL 36345, or to the Fostering Hope in Headland, AL, 17965 US-431 North, Headland, AL 36345
Kenny was born in Dale County to the late Huey and Louise Cook Walding. He graduated from Dale County High School in 1966 and attended Troy University. He worked for many years with his late brother, Mikie Walding as a home builder. He later began K&W Construction and Realty Company, in Daleville and Ozark, Alabama. The last several years he has owned and operated Walding Landscaping. He was involved with the Midland City Pee Wee Football Association and served as president of the organization. He served as President of the Dale County Board of Realtors for several years and was named Realtor of the year in 1986. He also served on the Midland City Council.
Also preceding him in death are his brothers, Joe Walding and Mikie Walding; and his sister, Linda Faye Parker.
Leaving to cherish his memories are his wife, Judy Walding; his two daughters and two sons, Ken Walding of Tuscaloosa, AL, Amanda Banner (Dan) of Headland, AL, Keisha Brazell (Landon) of Dothan, AL, and Dr. Jeff and Dr. Anna Walding of Newton, AL; his grandchildren, Brayden Banner, Roman Banner, Rylan Banner, River Walding, Waverly Walding, Ezra Walding, Abel Josiah (AJ) Brazell, and Justin Walding; his sister-in-law, Dot Walding; her several nieces and nephews.
Serving as active pallbearers will be Mikie Walding, Jr., Mark Walding, Kevin Walding, Willie Hammonds, Jeff Hammonds, Bert Singleton, and David Lingo.
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