James Villard, age 54, Dawson Springs Road, Hopkinsville, died Saturday, Jan. 2, 2021 at his home of natural causes.
A graveside service will be held at 2 p.m. Friday, Jan. 8, 2021 at Shy Flat Cemetery with Mary Calhoun officiating. Lamb Funeral Home is assisting with arrangements.
Visitation will be from noon until 1:30 p.m. Friday, Jan. 8, 2021 at the funeral home.
A native of Hopkinsville, he was born Sept. 22, 1966, the son of the late Merton Rufus Villard and the late Lula Mae (Hensley) Villard. He was a self-checkout clerk at Walmart.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his sisters, Carla Villard Boyd and VaRonda Calhoun.
Survivors include his brothers, Tony (Charlotte) Villard, and Vance Villard, both of Hopkinsville; sister, Barbara (Nonnie) McCord, Hopkinsville; his special friend, Kim Mitchell, Hopkinsville; and several nieces and nephews .
Expressions of sympathy may take the form of memorials to Christian County Humane Society, 1229 Skyline Drive, Hopkinsville, KY 42240.