Kenneth J. Souza, 55, of Dallas, GA, formerly of Fall River, MA, entered into rest on Saturday, August 1, 2020. He was born on June 5, 1965 in Fall River, MA to the late Manuel and Elvira “Eva” Souza. He worked for more then 12 years as an editor with The Anchor-Diocese of Fall River and was Catholic by Faith. He will be missed by many including a large extended family with nieces, nephews, and godchildren.
He was a 1983 graduate of Bishop Connolly High School in Fall River, MA and a 1991 graduate of The University of Massachusetts-Dartmouth(“SMU”). He worked many years at The Wanderer Newspaper in Mattapoisett, MA as a reporter, and as a Film and Video Production teacher at Bristol Community College in Fall River, MA. He was also the owner of his own DJ business, KJTunes.
Mr. Souza is survived by his loving wife, Margie Souza of Dallas GA, and his brother, Robert Souza of Fall River, MA.
Ken was an avid fan of music and movies. He will always be remembered for his infectious laugh and the everlasting love he had for his family, many friends and dog, Spenser.
He was preceded in death by his sisters, Linda Mathieu, Geraldine Mathieu, and Rosemary Souza.
A Funeral Mass will be held Tuesday, August 4, 2020 at 12:00 pm at St. Vincent De Paul Catholic Church in Dallas GA. Interment will immediately follow at Peaceful Meadows Memorial Cemetery in Dallas, GA. The family will receive friends at the funeral home on Monday, August 3, 2020 from 5:00 pm to 8:00 pm.
In lieu of flowers, the family request donations be made to the Homeless Pet Foundation in Ken's name.
The family would like to extend their love and appreciation to everyone who will not be able to attend the service in person due to Covid-19 restrictions. A celebration of Ken’s life will be held at a later date for friends and family in Massachusetts. To leave online condolences for the family, please feel free to visit our website at www.samclarkfuneralhome.com.
Clark Funeral Home, Hiram, GA, is in charge of arrangements.