Services for Mary Ann Kennedy, 65, of Hollister, will be held at a later time. Arrangements and cremations were under the direction of Cremations of the Ozarks.

She died June 5, 2019.

Mary Ann was born Jan. 2, 1954, in San Antonio, Texas, daughter of Robert and Etoile Short Dunn. She was joined in marriage Sept. 4, 1976, to Phillip Kennedy. She worked as a police dispatcher during her working years. She attended Grace Family Church and is said to have had a heart for others. She enjoyed her retirement spending time fishing and watching the Dallas Cowboys.

She was preceded in death by her parents; son, Christopher Sanford and grandson, Blake Sanford.

Survivors include her husband, of 42 years; daughter, Angela (Mandi) Combs, of Cape Girardeau, Mo.; brother, Robert (Susan) Dunn, of Queen City, Texas; sister, Sue (Wayne) Griffin, of Petal, Miss.; three grandchildren; one great-grandchild and special friend, LaQuita Travillion, of Simms, Texas.

Memorials, in lieu of flowers, may be made to Grace Family Church, Branson.

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