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Obituary for James A. Pingleton

James Pingleton age 81, husband of Dollie Turner Pingleton, passed away peacefully Thursday August 20, 2020 at the Compassionate Care Center in Richmond, KY. James was born in Garrard County to the late Oliver Lee and Grace Damrell Pingleton, he was retired from the US Army as a Military Policeman. James was preceded in death by his parents, the mother of his children Barbara Lee Pingleton and their son Charles Oliver Pingleton, as well as several brothers and sisters.
James is survived by his with Dollie Pingleton, his children: James A. Pingleton Jr. and his companion (Linda McGregor), Gracie Mae Hendrickson, and Verla (Lucian Jr.) Gower, a step son, Robert Stewart, and his sisters Pauline Malicote and Geraldine Hymer, and his grandchildren: Jonalynn Swackhammer, Jessica Lea Moden, Alexis Vernia Lindsey, Zachary Mark Hendrickson, Michael James Pingleton, Mackenzie Taylor Pingleton, Alexandria Damrielle Epperson, and step grandchildren Casey and Scott Lamb, and 14 great grandchildren.
Funeral services will be 2 pm Tuesday August 25, 2020 at Lakes Funeral Home with Bro. Chris Isaacs officiating. Burial will be in the Pilot Knob Cemetery. Pallbearers will be Michael Pingleton, Scott Lamb, Zach Hendrickson, Jonathon Taylor, Raney Eden, Sam Hamilton, and James Pingleton Jr. Visitation will be Tuesday Aug. 25, 2020 from 11 – 2 pm at Lakes Funeral Home. Online condolences at