Kenneth Lacefield, 78, of Elkhart, passed away to be with his Lord and Savior on Tuesday, June 30, 2020, surrounded by his loving family. He was born on February 15, 1942 in Ready, KY to the late Marion and Eunice (Minton) Lacefield.
Kenneth is survived by his loving wife, Georgia Lacefield; children, Sharon (Richard) Porter, Kenny (Barb) Lacefield, and Denise (Scott) Forrester; 9 grandchildren; 9 great grandchildren; brother, Dave (Ginny) Lacefield; and sister, Janice Pritchard. He is preceded in death by his parents; brother, Douglas Lacefield; sister, Judy Wilson; and grandson, Robert Shupe.
Visitation will be held from 1-5 p.m. on Sunday, July 5, 2020 at Billings Funeral Home, 812 Baldwin St. in Elkhart. A service will be officiated by Rev. Tom Branham and Pastor David Lade on Monday, July 6, 2020 at 11:00 a.m. at the funeral home with one hour of visitation prior starting at 10:00 a.m. Please follow proper social distancing procedures and bring a face mask for both the visitation and the service. A burial will follow services where Kenneth will be laid to rest at Prairie Street Cemetery in Elkhart. Memorial Donations may be given to Heartland Hospice, 230 W. Catalpa Drive, Suite D, Mishawaka, IN 46545-8322.
Kenneth was a faithful steward of God’s word who served the Lord as a minister for 56 years with the Pentecostal Church of God. He was committed to using his gifts to share the gospel and bring many people closer to Christ. Kenneth also enjoyed fishing on the docks in his free time and was a talented carpenter who made furniture and shelves for his family. He loved his grandchildren immensely and always looked forward to spending time with them. Kenneth will be missed by his loving family and many friends, especially by those he has impacted through his ministry. By God’s grace he fought the good fight and finished his course.
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