He attended North High School and joined the U.S Army in 1976. He was a member of the Gospel Temple Baptist Church in Campbell, OH where he enjoyed playing the bongo drums.
He loved spending time with his family and making jokes, listening to music & playing the drums. He also had a passion for building and fixing things, dancing, and going fishing, but what he enjoyed the most was sitting on the couch and playing his scratch off tickets.
Mr. Venable leaves to cherish his beloved memory his lovely wife of 25 years, Tiffany R Venable, three daughters, Meranda Venable of Dallas, Georgia; Kenyetta (Kenneth) Stewart of Powder Springs, Georgia; and Jasmine Venable of Youngstown; and Justin Fitzgerald of Youngstown, he considered his son; a sister Patricia Suttles of Youngstown; and a brother Joseph (Dianne) Harris Jr, of Katy, Texas; six grandchildren, Shaqwanna and Marchawn Venable of Georgia; Kaden and Kayla Stewart of Georgia; and Jayce and Jaylee Fitzgerald of Youngstown; and a host of nephews, nieces, cousins, other relatives, and friends that he loved.
He was proceeded in death by his parents Clarence Wilbur Venable and Pearl Mary Harris (Venable) and his oldest brother Carl P. Venable Sr. The family of Mr. Kenneth Venable would like to thank everyone for all of their love, support, and prayers during this time, weather with a smile, phone call, hug, or visit, you definitely have made a difference.
Visitation will be held 9 a.m. Saturday May 1, 2021, at Gospel Temple Baptist Church, 279 Whipple Ave, Campbell, OH 44505. Funeral services will follow immediately at 10 a.m. Pastor Melvin D. Brown will be officiating.
Due to the pandemic, all guests are asked to please wear masks and observe social distancing. For the health and safety of everyone, please do not linger at the church after viewing.
The family has entrusted F.D. Mason Memorial Funeral Home in Youngstown with the arrangements for their loved one.