June 13, 1948 - Jan. 15, 2017
Cassandra Irene Pound Kennedy of Woodway, Texas, died Jan. 15, 2017. She was 68.
Cassie was born June 13, 1948, in Cushing, to L. H. “Bud” and Betty Mae Pound. Her family members were business owners in the Cushing-Drumright area.
She attended Oak Grove Public School and high schools in Drumright and Cushing. She graduated in 1966 from Cushing High School in 1966.
On Dec. 21, 1968, she married Jack George Kennedy.
Cassie was a cosmetologist, seamstress and a very ambitious Weight Watchers leader. Cassie’s love for her family was undeniable.
If you met Cassie, she was going to share the love she had for her daughters and grandchildren with you. She was a very proud Mom and GiGi.
Cassie “adopted” people either because they needed a mother or just a meal, then they were part of her family forever. She and Jack generously touched so many in lovely, kind ways while living in Florida, Oklahoma and Texas. They met many as he served in the U.S. Navy and worked 37 years for Southwestern Bell Telephone.
Cassie was preceded in death by her parents and her brother, Terry Pound; her in-laws, Floyd Harmon and Bertha Lee Kennedy; her brother-in-law, Floyd “Bud” Kennedy Jr.
Cassie is survived by her husband of 48 years, Jack Kennedy; her daughters: Denae Kennedy, Jacklyn Kennedy and husband Lonnie Rostocky, Allison Kennedy Louis and husband Donald, Sarah Kennedy Davidson and husband Brad; five grandchildren and seven great-grandchildren, with another on the way; plus cousins, aunts, uncles.