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Irene Adams Lamb

September 16, 1932 January 18, 2019
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Crab Orchard, KY
Irene Lamb

Irene Adams Lamb, 86, of Crab Orchard, KY, passed away Friday, January 18th 2019 at her home.
She was the wife of James Lamb, Jr. They entered into Holy Matrimony on October 24, 1954 and have been blessed with 64 years of marriage. Irene was born in Garrard County, Kentucky on September 16, 1932, a daughter of the late Fannie (Helton) and Johnnie Adams. She was a member of the Lancaster Church of God. She had previously worked as a seamstress at Palm Beach for 25 Years. She truly enjoyed setting up at the Stanford Flea Market for over 10 years. She was a loving wife, mother, grandmother and sister.
She never met a stranger and was blessed with a multitude of friends and neighbors.

Survivors Include:
Husband, James Lamb, Jr.
One Daughter, Carolyn L. & Husband, Bobby Collett
One Son, Donnie Nelson Lamb & Wife, Wilma Jean
One Sister, Opal & Husband, Raymond Lamb

Two Grandchildren, Amber & Husband, Shannon Saylor
Jim Bob Collett & Wife, Dena

Two Step Grandchildren, Jeff Decker & Wife, Sharon
Terry Price

Five Great Grandchildren, Donald Jeffery & Timmy Decker, James Michael Saylor,
Bentley Robert and Easton Wade Collett

Four Great Grandchildren, Connor, Wilhelmina, Nathan & Wyatt

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by One Brother, T.J. Adams and Twin
Sisters, Alene & Pauline

Date and Time of Funeral Services: 1PM Tuesday, January 22, 2019
Place of Services: McKnight Funeral Home Chapel
Minister: Bro. Billy Bryant
Place of Burial: Lancaster Cemetery
Visitation will be held after 5 PM Monday, January 21, 2019 at McKnight Funeral Home.

Pallbearers Include: Shannon and James Michael Saylor, Dale, Guy, Erin & Mark Lamb

Honorary Pallbearers: LeeAnna Dodson, Carla Ryan, Curt & Roy Lamb

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5:00 PM 1/21/2019 5:00:00 PM - 9:00 PM 1/21/2019 9:00:00 PM
McKnight Funeral Home

229 Main Street
Crab Orchard, KY 40419

McKnight Funeral Home
229 Main Street Crab Orchard 40419 KY
United States





1:00 PM 1/22/2019 1:00:00 PM
McKnight Funeral Home

229 Main Street
Crab Orchard, KY 40419

McKnight Funeral Home
229 Main Street Crab Orchard 40419 KY
United States

Cemetery Details


Lancaster Cemetery Final Resting Place

205 Crab Orchard Street
Lancaster, KY 40444

205 Crab Orchard Street Lancaster 40444 KY
United States

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