Robert Eugene Kuykendall, 51, formerly of Hendersonville, passed away suddenly on Tuesday, June 2, 2015 at LeConte Medical Center. He was a son of the late Harold Eugene Kuykendall, and Priscilla Jean Jump of Sevierville, TN and her husband the late Charles Jump. He was also predeceased by his brother, Daryl Scott Kuykendall.
Robert was a graduate of Hendersonville High school where he played football all four years. He remained a lifelong Bearcat fan. He loved horses, enjoyed all sports and was an avid Tarheel fan.
In addition to his mother, he is survived by his sister, Barbara Ann Kuykendall Grindstaff and husband David; and his beloved nieces and nephews; and great-nieces and nephews.
Graveside services will be held at 2:30pm on Monday, June 8 2015 at Forest Lawn Memorial Park. A visitation will be held prior in the funeral home from 1-2pm. At other times the family will be at his sisterís residence.