Lacey Wade Meredith, 82, White Plains, formerly of Trigg County, passed away Tuesday, Jan. 7, 2020, at Baptist Health Madisonville.
Funeral services were at 1 p.m., Saturday, Jan. 11, 2020, at Goodwin Funeral Home with the Rev. Ron Hicks and the Rev. Mike Rambo officiating. Burial with full military honors followed in Green Hill Memorial Gardens in Hopkinsville.
He was born Sept. 5, 1937, in Herndon, Kentucky, the son of the late Alvin Meredith and the late Lora Hall Meredith. A United States Army veteran, he enlisted in July 1959, and soon after married the love of his life, Rosemary Stoever, on Jan. 9, 1960. He worked as a salesman for Cayce Mill Supply, retiring with 34 years of dedicated service, and was a member of Trigg County Family Worship Center. Lacey enjoyed woodworking, fishing and playing golf, and was a true blue UK Basketball super-fan. A devoted husband and father, he most loved being Daddy to his six children and PaPaw to his grandchildren and great-grandchildren.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by a son, Tim Meredith; two brothers, Shirley Meredith and Charles Meredith; and a brother-in-law, Chuck Gresham.
He is survived by his wife of 60 years, Rosemary Stoever Meredith of White Plains; a son, Russell (Beverly) Meredith of White Plains; four daughters, Donna (“Rock”) Wagner of Cerulean, Gladys (Johnny) Gee of Hopkinsville, Patty Higgins of Joelton, Tennessee, and Debbie (Pat) Meredith of Nashville, Tennessee; six grandchildren, Jennifer (Zach) Kirby, Chris (Meagan) Gee, Crystal (Jeremy) Pendley, Skyler (Josie) Meredith, Stephanie Higgins, and Ricci (Kari) Wagner Jr.; nine great-grandchildren, Elijah Kirby, Alexandria Kirby, Jaycee Pendley, Hailee Pendley, Avery Meredith, Summer Wagner, Jett Wagner, Grady Meredith, and Daylon Pendley; and a sister, Patricia Gresham of Hopkinsville.