Arvin I. Kessinger, age 88, of Louisville, formerly of Hodgenville, passed away Friday, February 8, 2019, at Brookdale Assisted Living in Louisville.
He was a member of Corinth Baptist Church and retired machinist for Brown and Williamson in Louisville after 34 ½ years of service.
Arvin was preceded in death by his parents, Henry Clay and Lizzie Nelson Kessinger; two sisters, Marie Cruse and Naomi Twitty and a brother, Bernie Lee Kessinger.
He is survived by a daughter, Lisa (Moe) Garvin of Louisville; a son, Michael C. Kessinger of Hodgenville; three grandchildren, Corinna Geary, Dustin Garvin and Cody Garvin; one great-grandchild, one great-great-grandchild; his love, Julie and her children, Linda, Rick and Deb and a host nieces and nephews.
Funeral services will be held at 11 AM, Monday, February 11, 2019, at Corinth Baptist Church with Rev. Tim Maggard officiating. Burial will follow in the church cemetery.
Visitation will be from 2 to 7 PM, Sunday at Bennett-Bertram Funeral Home in Hodgenville and after 10 AM, Monday at the church.
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