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Kenneth Sinclair, 84, Columbia, KY (1936-2021)

Kenneth Sinclair of Columbia passed away on Sunday, August 15, 2021, at T. J. Samson Community Hospital in Glasgow, KY. He was 84 years old.

Funeral services will be held at 1pmCT on Wednesday, August 18, 2021, at Stotts-Phelps-McQueary Funeral Home, 210 Greensburg St., Columbia, KY, with Bro. Dustin McGowan officiating. Burial will follow in the Free Union Cemetery.

Visitation will be on Tuesday from 4pmCT until 8pmCT, and will continue on Wednesday morning until time for the services.

He was born in Adair County on October 8, 1936 to the late Ray and Vertie Bryant Sinclair. He was also preceded in death by an infant brother Marvin Sinclair.

Mr. Sinclair was the former owner and operator of Sinclair's Garage and enjoyed old cars and spending time with family and friends.

Survivors include his wife Clarene Rooks Sinclair of Columbia, KY; four children Margie Rooks (Danny) of Columbia, KY, Barbara Bryant (Jackie) of Trafalgar, IN, Holly Kerns (Paul) of Russell Springs, KY and Bobby Sinclair (Tina) of Columbia, KY; ten grandchildren Mark Rooks, Thomas Bryant, Jessica Bryant, Samantha Sinclair, Brittany Wheeler, Gracie Bell, Caitlin Bell, Ellie Bell, Jaxson Bell and Payton Bell and eight great grandchildren.

Pallbearers will be Troy Green, Jason Abrell, Paul Milligan, Mark Hadley, Joe Kimbler and Robert Knight.

Stotts-Phelps-McQueary Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements. Online condolences at

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Kenneth Sinclair, 84, Columbia, KY (1936-2021)

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