Obituary of Robert Wayne Kiernan Jr.

Robert Wayne Kiernan Jr, 54, of Ocean Springs, passed away Wednesday, November 7, 2018.

He was preceded in death by his father, Robert Wayne Kiernan,  Sr; his brother, Michael Wayne Kiernan; and his niece, Shae Kiernan.

He leaves behind his mother, Betty J. Hollar McKinney; daughter, Brittany Kiernan Walker (Robert); his four grandsons, Jaxon, Tyson, Bryson and Ace Walker; his sister, Terri Kiernan Cannette  (Mike); nephew ,Austin Cannette; niece, Chelby Cannette- Jacquet (Eric); and two great nephews, Landyn and Layne; his sister, Linda Sawyer (Terry); nieces, Tabitha Sawyer; nephew, Nick Sawyer; niece, Angelina Pratt and Ashley Kiernan; and nephew, Joseph “Bubba” Kiernan.

Born on July 28, 1964 in Avon, NY, he grew up in Ocean Springs and lived most of his adult life in Vancleave   Rob was a volunteer coach for the Vancleave Youth Football Association for many years. He enjoyed watching Nascar and was an avid Saints fan.

A Memorial Service will be held on Saturday, November 24, 2018 at McClellan Road Baptist Church from 10-11am with Pastor Javan Jenkins. Weather permitting there will be a burial service held at Antioch cemetery in Vancleave.

RIEMANN FAMILY FUNERAL HOME, 13872 Lemoyne Blvd at Washington Ave, West Jackson County is serving the family. Share memories, photos and condolences at

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