James Lambert, 95, died March 21, 2017, after living a wonderfully full life. From local salesman, to World War II veteran of the U.S. Navy, to ministering in many churches in Northern and Central Alabama, to business owner and operator of Warehouse Boots and Shoes in Huntsville, up until the ripe old age of 93, James lived his life to the fullest.
This avid Auburn fan enjoyed collecting coins and knives, hunting quail and traveling all over the United States in his motor home with his beloved wife. James married the love of his life, Dec. 24, 1940, at age 19.
Today he is survived by his wife of 76 years, Alice Vann Lambert; daughters, Delores (Bogie) Kell, Shelia (Bill) Sandlin, Sherry (Jack) Collins; sons, Jimmy Lambert, Phillip Lambert and Eddie Lambert; brother, Richard Driskell; 20 grandchildren; 32 great-grandchildren; and seven great-great-grandchildren.
Funeral services will be at 2 p.m. Sunday, March 26, 2017, at Moss Service Funeral Home in Cullman, Rev. Dudley Brock officiating, with interment in Oak Hill Cemetery in Attalla.
Visitation will be from 1 to 2 p.m. Sunday at the funeral home.
Published on March 24, 2017