John Kevin Bethea

February 18, 2019

John Kevin Bethea of Molino, Florida passed away on Friday, February 15, 2019. Kevin was born in Pensacola, Florida on May 16, 1973. He was a graduate of Ernest Ward High School in Walnut Hill, Florida, and went on to become a skilled mechanic and married the love of his life, Cristy.

Kevin was a passionate lover of country music, a tinkerer who could repair anything, and a best friend to countless among us. Kevin never met a stranger and enjoyed life to its fullest while caring most for his family and friends.

Our beloved son, brother, husband, father, grandfather, nephew, cousin, and uncle Kevin is survived by his wife Cristy; sons, Brandon Jernigan and Dylan Bethea of Molino; grandson, Brayden; parents, John and Evelyn Bethea of Bay Springs; grandmother, Juanita O’Connor of Molino; brother, Bryan Bethea of Chicago; and sister, Summer Stuckey of Byrneville. Kevin is also survived by loving in-laws, nieces, cousins, family members, and a host of long-time friends.

He was preceded in death by his grandparents, John C. Bethea, Dorothy (Walker) Bethea, Evelyn (Parker) Kovach, and Alfred O’Connor.

A memorial service and celebration of life will be held for Kevin on Tuesday, February 19, 2019, at the Bay Springs Full Gospel Church. The memorial will begin at 4 p.m.


One Response to “John Kevin Bethea”

  1. Linda Parslow on March 6th, 2019 6:10 pm

    Condolences from a former classmate, Linda Davis Parslow. So sorry for your loss.

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