Inez Arnold Kennemore, 83 of BallGround, passed away on June 20, 2019.She was predeceased by her parents George and Delia Arnold.
Inez earned a B.S. in nursing at Ohio State University and an M.S.N. at the University of South Carolina. She began her nursing career as a nursing professor, transitioned to the hospital and grew from floor nurse to Director of Nursing at two hospitals. Later, wanting to impact nursing care on a larger scale, Inez joined Joint Commission- traveling the world as a hospital surveyor.
Inez is survived by her son Mitchell Richards and daughters, Ina Richards, Vivian Gettys, and Nancy Gochicoa. She is also survived by 7 grandchildren and 10 great grandchildren.
Private family visitation will be held on June 24, 2019 at the Canton Funeral Home. A family memorial service will be held at the Shinall Cemetery in Bartow County, Georgia on June 26, 2019.
In lieu of flowers, “Honor a Nurse” donations in memory of Inez Arnold Kennemore can be made to the American Nurses Foundation of the American Nurses Association using the link:
Canton Funeral Home is honored to serve the family of Inez Kennemore.