Funeral service for Kendall Clayton Sivley, age 83, of Decatur, will be Friday, August 2, 2019, 1:00 p.m. at The Church at Stone River with Pastors Ted Amey and Jeff Sellers officiating and Shelton Funeral Home directing. The family will receive friends on Thursday, August 1, 2019, from 6:00 p.m. until 8:00 p.m. at the church. Interment will be in Roselawn Cemetery.
Mr. Sivley, who died Tuesday, July 30, 2019, at Decatur Morgan Hospital, was born June 18, 1936, in Lawrence County to Oliver and Inez Sivley. He was preceded in death by his parents, one brother, Hudson Sivley, one sister, Hope Smith, and one grandson, Clayton Sivley.
He is survived by his loving wife, Martha Faye Chenault Sivley of Decatur; one son, Keith Sivley (Susanna) of Huntsville; two daughters, Teresa Owens and Donna Underwood, both of Decatur; seven grandchildren, Jessica Borden (Jason), Amanda Richards (Andrew), Santana Cottingham (Anthoney), Gabrielle Davis (Taylor), Trenton Underwood, Kinsey Sivley, and Kelton Sivley; three great-grandchildren, Marlee Borden, Kaleen Richards, and Emma Reign Davis; two nephews; and four nieces.
Pallbearers will be family and friends.
In lieu of flowers, the family respectfully requests memorial donations be made to Clearview Cancer Institute at https://russelhill.org/donate.