Charles T. Lamont

Charles T. Lamont

1928 - 2021

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Obituary of Charles T. Lamont

Charles T. Lamont, 92, of Whitesburg and Louisville, Kentucky, passed away on Monday September 13, 2021 in Merritt Island, Florida where he had been residing. He was born on October 22, 1928 in Omar, West Virginia and moved to Louisville with his family in 1931. 

Charles is preceded in death by is wife Nanye, son Duane Lamont, parents William and Lillian (Hobbic) Lamont, brother William and Thomas Lamont, sister Mary Ellen Greer and two sons-in-law, Robert Martini and Joseph Wyngowski and first wife Betty Lamont (Edwards). 

He was a former parishioner of St. Rita where he attended school and later served as a Boy Scout leader. He graduated from Okolona High School in 1947 and worked for South Central Bell for 40 years. Charles served in the Naval Reserves between 1948-1957. He was an avid ourdoorsman and spent his retirement by camping, boating and  and gardening. He was a devoted family man and a superb carpenter. He will be deeply missed by all who loved him.

He is survived by his daughters, Deborah (Martini), Deanna Wyngowski (Joseph), Denise Lamont, son William Lamont (Lisa), stepchildren Rick Salyer, Debbie Reinert (John), Mike Salyer and sisters Shirley Miller and Barbara Bailey (Ken) and 12 grandchildren and 11 great-grandchildren.

A future funeral wil be held at Neon First Church in Whitesburg, Kentucky with burial at Green Acres Memorial Park.

Expressions of sympathy should be made to St. Jude Children's Hospital under Charles Lamont Memorial Fund.