He was a four year veteran of the Air Force and served honorably during the Korean War. Kenneth was an airplane mechanic in the service and also was a airplane mechanic after he left the service and did that for many years.
Kenneth is preceded in death by his parents, Robert and Maude Lyon; brothers, Robert Taylor Lyon Jr., Jack Ernest Lyon, Aaron Clay Lyon: sisters, Florence Irene Lyon and Betty Jane Lyon.
He is survived by his wife, Betty Jean; daughter Christy Van Meter & husband David; grandchildren, Stephen and Jeffery Van Meter; sisters, Helen Lucile Barker, and Shirley Netherland; and brother, Chesley Emerson Lyon & wife Elsie; and many loving friends.
Funeral Service is 9:30 am, Wednesday, August 31 at Jaynes.
Interment will be at the Dallas – FT. Worth National Cemetery in Dallas