Kevin Wayne Waldrop, 49

Published 9:36 am Monday, January 16, 2023

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Kevin Wayne Waldrop, 49, husband of Jinx Allison Waldrop died Friday, January 13, 2023 in Lexington. Born June 26, 1973 in Lexington, he was the son of Jacky Wayne and Diane Lynn Horton Waldrop of Nicholasville. He was a musician, producer, and drummer for several nationally known entertainers, and had attended Belmont University in Nashville. He was a Christian, enjoyed fishing, music, UK sports, and loved spending time with his family. Survivors besides his wife and parents include his two daughters; Alyssa Payton Waldrop of Nashville and Brooke Allison Heinz of California; one brother Christopher Waldrop of Nicholasville; three grandchildren: Kylan “Kicker” Heinz, Maddox Garrett Heinz, and Hayden Joy Heinz; mother-in-law Joy Tilley of Florida, several aunts, uncles, and cousins also survive. Funeral services will be held 2:00 p.m. Thursday, January 19, 2023 at Christ Community Church, 114 Johnson Avenue, Nicholasville with Bro. Bill Bales officiating. Burial will be in Shawnee Run Baptist Church Cemetery with Barry Waldrop, Justin Waldrop, Marty Clough, Billy Oaks, Charlie Peel, and Jimmy Baker serving as active pallbearers. Jonathan Waldrop and Josh Waldrop will serve as honorary pallbearers. Visitation will be held from 11:00 a.m. until 2:00 p.m. Thursday at Christ Community Church in Nicholasville. Alexander & Royalty Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements. To share your memories or to send a message to the family, please visit

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