Long Time Taft resident Kenneth L Sumner passed away in Bakersfield, California on February 1, 2018.  Kenneth was born in Keota Oklahoma on April 5, 1932 to Theodore & Ella Sumner.  He was survived by his son Kenneth Gerald Sumner and daughter in law Lori and granddaughter Brynn.  He is preceded in death by his parents, wife of 68 years Wilma, and 3 siblings.  Kenneth helped build the Trinity Southern Baptist Church on Finley Dr in Taft.  Funeral Services will be held Friday, February 9, 2018 at Trinity Southern Baptist Church at 10:00 am followed by interment at West Side District Cemetery.