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Dr. Kevin James “Niner” Renfro

• Jul 5, 2018 at 2:30 PM

Dr. Kevin James “Niner” Renfro, age 49, went to be with His Lord, Jesus Christ on Thursday, July 5, 2018.

Kevin is survived by his parents James “Ronnie” Renfro and Barbara Forry Renfro; his wife Donna Renfro; his son Micah James Renfro and wife Sierra Danielle Renfro, and daughter Miranda Audrey-Ruth Renfro Taylor and husband Brandon Edward Taylor; his granddaughter Raelynn Elizabeth Taylor; his sisters Kimberly Renfro Evans and Kasey Renfro Archer and their husbands James Evans, and Stephen Archer; his father and mother in law John and Dava Lee Russell; his sister and brother-in-law David and Ginger Christian; his nieces and nephews Julia Barlow, Joshua Christian, Logan Archer, Lyndsey Evans, and Landon Archer.

He was preceded in death by his grandparents Oscar and Audrey Renfro and Irwin “Bud” Forry and Bernice Forry.

Dr. Kevin Renfro earned multiple degrees including a bachelor degree from E.T.S.U. where he also played baseball. He furthered his education by completing a Master of Biblical Studies and Doctorate of Biblical Counseling. He worked for Superior Industries as a maintenance foreman and OSHA safety coordinator. Additionally, he faithfully served his family, church, and community. Kevin’s priorities were God, his family, and then his church. He strived for excellence in everything he did, being the best husband, father, son, brother, and grandfather. Baseball was Kevin’s passion from an early age, excelling in sports as a competitive athlete, holding the number two batting average in the state of Tennessee while in high school.

There will be a Celebration of Life service at Calvary Church located at 178 Pickens Bridge Road, Johnson City, TN, on Sunday, July 8, 2018.

Receiving of friends will be from 5:45pm to 6:30pm. The service will begin at 6:30pm.

In lieu of flowers, Kevin requested donations be given in his honor to Calvary Church for missions and outreach. You can give by mailing a check or at the link below: http://visitcalvary.com/give/

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