Alfred Otis Lambert, Sr., 91 of the Gratton community in Tazewell, VA died Thursday, November 16, 2017 at his home. Born August 24, 1926 at Shawver's Mill, VA, he was a son of the late Frazier and Stella Repass Lambert. He was a US Army WWII Veteran. Mr. Lambert was owner and operator of Mineral Transport in Tazewell, VA.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by a sister, Virginia Yost and brother, Fred Lambert.
Survivors include his wife of 70 ½ years, Alberta Morrison Lambert; sons, Alfred "Appie" Lambert, Jr. and Alderson Lambert and wife, Linda all of Tazewell, VA; daughter, Victoria Lynne Ricks and husband, Clifton of Lakeland, FL; brother, Frazier Lambert, Jr. of Tazewell, VA; grandchildren, TonYa Tester, Alfred "Trey" Lambert, III, Leanne Lambert, Joshua Lambert, Gary D. Lambert, Alderson Lambert, Jr., Stella Watkins, and Sarah Frances Callahan; great grandchildren, Thomas Watkins, Charlotte Lambert, and Sadie Lambert; step grandchildren, Tina Fitzgerald and Tracee Eddins; longtime faithful friend of the family, Christina Sparks; several nieces and nephews.
The family will receive friends from 6-8 PM Monday, November 20, 2017 at Peery & St.Clair Funeral Home in Tazewell, VA where funeral services will be conducted at 2 PM Tuesday with Pastors Kenny Gillespie and John Blessing officiating. Burial will follow at Grandview Memory Gardens in Bluefield, VA. Grandsons will serve as pallbearers.
In lieu of flowers, the family requests memorial donations be directed to Legacy Hospice, 1963 Second St., Richlands, VA 24641.
Online condolences may be sent to the family at www.peerystclairfuneralhome.com
Published on November 17, 2017