Ellis C. Kerns, 70, of Columbus, died Jan. 18, 2017, at Columbus Regional Hospital.
He is survived by his wife, Verna Swope Kerns; a daughter, Marie Deweerdt of Nineveh; a sister, Cora Smalley of Kensington, Ohio; and four grandchildren.
Graveside service will be conducted at 10 a.m. Monday at Rest Haven Cemetery in Edinburgh by the Rev. Jeff Johnson.
Memorials may be made to Gideons International.
Arrangements were made by Eskew-Eaton Funeral Home in Edinburgh.