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Gage Russell Kennedy

May 2, 1996 — May 18, 2014

GAGE RUSSELL KENNEDY, 18, of Paris, left this world on Sunday May 18, 2014. Following cremation arrangements by Starrett Funeral Home, a memorial service of thanksgiving and celebration of his life will be held at 3:00 p.m. Wednesday May 21, 2014 in the Auditorium of North Lamar High School with Rev. Ron Smedley officiating.

Gage was born May 3, 1996 in Richardson, a son of Philip Kennedy and Stacy Krattiger Kennedy. A Senior at North Lamar High School, he was known for his talent and abilities in the arts, as well as a love of the theater. A gifted artist, he enjoyed many hours in developing original Anime' to share with family and friends. The river of his life ran deep; he had the soul of an artist, a heart of love, and arms of compassion to all whose paths he crossed.

He is survived by his mother, Stacy Kennedy, of Paris; his father, Philip, of Kissimee, Florida; a brother, Austin Self, of Garland; two sisters, Nichole Kennedy and Payten Kennedy, both of Paris; his maternal grandparents, Sandra Krattiger, of Sulphur Springs, and Bradley Krattiger, of Dallas; his loving feline companion Spooky; and numerous aunts, uncles, cousins, and countless friends whom he loved.

He was preceded in death by his paternal grandparents.

If desired, contributions may be made to the Gage Kennedy Memorial Fund at First Federal Community Bank, 630 Clarksville Street, Paris, Texas 75460.

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Wednesday, May 21, 2014

Starts at 3:00pm (Eastern time)

North Lamar High School Auditorium

3201 Lewis Ln, Paris, TX 75460

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