James Edward (Herby) Faught age 78 of Marion, KY passed away May 27, 2021 at the Ray and Kay Eckstein Hospice Center in Paducah, KY.
He was a dedicated follower of Jesus Christ and was a member of Sugar Grove Cumberland Presbyterian Church. He was an avid hunter and enjoyed MLB baseball and UK basketball.
He was retired from Gibb’s Die Casting and Moore’s Business Forms. He had owned Herby’s Pit BBQ in Princeton, KY and also owned and operated an ice cream truck business in Marion, KY.
He dearly loved his family. He and his brothers Norman (Pedro) and Howard (Shank) shared an unusually close bond that helped draw together the extended families.
Herby is survived by his children, Kendall Lee (Paula) Faught, Frankfort, KY; Paula Ann (Patrick) Cheshire, Seminole, FL; James Adrian (Iris) Faught, Henderson, KY; eight grandchildren and eight great grandchildren; brother, Norman Lee Faught, St. Louis, MO.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Nannie Ann and Adrian Lee Faught and brothers, Howard Franklin Faught and Billy Joe Faught.
Funeral services will be held Sunday, May 30, 2021 at 2 PM at Myers Funeral Home, Marion, KY with Bro. Dennis Weaver officiating. Burial will follow in Mapleview Cemetery. Visitation will begin at 11 AM Sunday and continue up until the time of the service at 2PM.
Myers Funeral Home is honored to serve the family of Mr. Faught.
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