Kenneth G. Smith, 63, of Virginia Beach passed away October 27, 2020. “Kenny” was born in Gatesville, NC to the late Cecil G. Smith and Virginia L. Smith.
An automotive enthusiast, Kenny enjoyed rebuilding classic cars, and riding motorcycles. His love for camping and the outdoors opened his automotive interest into rebuilding campers and golf carts.
Kenny had a long career in the shipyard trades most of which was spent with Colonna’s Shipyard Inc, in Norfolk, VA.
Kenny is preceded in death by his grandson Jase McNulty and daughter Catherine Perry.
He is survived by his loving wife of 17 years Janis Smith, daughter Keri McNulty (Connor), and son in-law Daniel Perry. Brothers Roger Smith and Jimmy Smith. Sisters Patricia Smith and Carolyn Bunting. Grandsons Kaiden Perry, Maddox Perry, Edgar Perry, Porter McNulty, and Cameron McNulty. Numerous extended family and friends.
A graveside service will be held, Thursday, November 12th at 2:00 p.m. at Rosewood Memorial Park, 631 N. Witchduck Road, Virginia Beach, VA 23462.
In lieu of flowers; donations can be made to the Jase Connor McNulty Memorial Fund through Wells Fargo Bank or The American Cancer Society in Kenny’s honor. Condolences may be left for Kenny’s family below.