James Rembert, 92, of Bradshaw Street, died Saturday, Sept. 7, 2019, at his residence of natural causes.

Services will be at 11:30 a.m. at Gamble Funeral Home with the Rev. Dorance Powell officiating.

Burial will be at Kentucky Veterans Cemetery West.

Visitation will be from 9:30 to 11:30 a.m. Friday at the funeral home.

A native of Sumtner, South Carolina, he was born April 20, 1927, the son of the late Willie Rembert and Gardenia Willis.

He was a U.S. Army veteran and had worked as a truck driver at Dalton Brick Yard.

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his first wife, Essie S. Rembert; his second wife, Ophelia R. Rembert; his sisters, Mary Rembert and Arbella Boyd; his sons, Bennie Forrest, Robert Forrest Sr. and Jimmy Rembert; and his daughters, Martha Forrest, Rosa Lewis and Dortha Forrest.

Survivors include his sons, Jesse Rembert Sr., Radcliff, and James Forrest, Lexington; his sister, Willie M. Dinkins; his brother, Ernest Rembert, both of Wedgefield, South Carolina; and two grandchildren.

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