Billy R. LambFebruary 28, 1938 ~ July 28, 2017 (age 79)
Billy R. Lamb, 79, of Catlettsburg, peacefully passed away Friday, July 28, 2017 at Kings Daughters Medical Center with his loving family by his side. Mr. Lamb was born February 13, 1938 in Stirrat, WV, a son of the late Luther and Delilah Jarrells Lamb. In addition to his parents he was also preceded in death by a brother Jess Lamb and sister Joyce Johnson. Mr. Lamb was a Vietnam Veteran and retired from the US Navy with more than 20 years of service. He worked for Stone & Webster Engineering and then began a long career as a Boyd County Deputy Sheriff having served under sheriff’s Troy Dixon and Phillip Sturgill. He also served as Court Bailiff for Judge Marc Rosen. Billy was a 32nd degree Mason of the Grand Lodge of KY F&AM, Green Hill Lodge #521, Valley of Covington, Orient of Kentucky and Scottish Rite of Freemasonry and a member of the El Hasa Shrine. Survivors include his loving wife Lois Spurlock Lamb of Catlettsburg, son Shawn Lamb of Catlettsburg and Jennifer (Mickey) Barber of Grayson, brother Raymond (Patty) Lamb of Reynoldsburg, OH and a host of extended family and friends.
Funeral services are pending at this time.