Knollwood Baptist Church
330 Knollwood Street, Winston-Salem, NC 27104
Sunday, Jan 14, 2018
Feb 20, 1948 - Jan 10, 2018
Robert Kenner Amos Jr. passed away on Wednesday, January 10, 2018 in Winston-Salem. He was known as Kenner to his family and friends. Kenner was born on February 20, 1948 to Robert Kenner Amos Sr. and Frances Reynolds in Winston-Salem. He grew up in Winston-Salem and graduated from R.J. Reynolds High School. He worked his entire life in waste industries. Kenner was a loving father, a beloved husband, and supporter of his family. He was also an avid UNC Tarheel fan and did not miss a game. His quick wit and humor will be missed by all who knew him. He was preceded in death by his parents and sister Patricia Mauney. He is survived by his wife Marcia of the home; son Dylan O. Amos of Las Vegas, NV; daughter Amanda G. Amos of Charlotte, NC; sister Mary Jane Amado of Winston-Salem; cousins BJ Larmore (Bill) and family of Winston-Salem and Jane Hofferbert (Harv) of Virginia Beach, VA.
The Memorial Service will be at 2:00 p.m. Sunday, January 14 at Knollwood Baptist Church.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the Kate B. Reynolds Hospice Home, 101 Hospice Lane, Winston-Salem, NC 27103 or the Forsyth Humane Society, 4881 Country Club Road, Winston-Salem, NC 27104.
Online condolences may be made through www.salemfh.com.
Kenner loved you dearly and deeply and he was so lucky to have you care for him. We are so thankful for the time we had with him and will so miss his quick wit and contagious laugh. He was so sweet to Ella and she loved him so much. We know your heart is hurting but know we will always be here for you. May God give you strength, peace, and comfort today and always.
Cathy, Noah and Ella
Mandy Girl - I am so sorry to hear about the loss of your dad. Hold on to the happy memories you have to get you through this difficult time. My thoughts and prayers are with you and your family. Love you.
Katie and John
My dearest friend Mandy,
Our thoughts and prayers are with you and all of your family. Wishing I could be there with you.
John and Katie
Tony and Linda Idol
Dear Marcia ... Words cannot express how saddened we are to hear of your loss! May the love of those around you give you strength and comfort. You are in our hearts and prayers.
Tony and Linda
Rita Lyons Disher
Haven gone to school at Dalton Jr High and Reynolds with Kenner, I have fond memories of those years. I send you heartfelt sympathy. Rita. Gladys, VA
Marcia, We, at Waste Management in Selma, are so sorry to hear about Kenner's passing.
We speak of him often. He was a good manager and an even better friend. We will keep you, Mandy and Dylan in our thoughts and prayers.
Warren & Genie
Marcia - Genie & I are so sorry to hear of Kenner's passing. May memories of the happy times you shared together sustain you and ease your grief now and in the future. Kenner was the perfect person for Waste Management to send to manage the Selma location. Genie & I enjoyed our friendship with you both.