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Lamar Puckett

Funeral for Lamar Puckett, of Santa Rosa Beach, Fla., formerly of Hartselle, will be Friday, July 8, at 1 p.m. at Peck Funeral Home Chapel.

Burial will be in Hartselle City Cemetery.

Mr. Puckett died Tuesday, July 5, 2011, at his residence. He was born May 3, 1935, in Franklin County to Ira Puckett and Arvilla Engle Puckett. He loved the outdoors, hunting, fishing, and gardening. He was preceded in death by his parents and two sisters, Doris Meadows and Martha Gail Lee.

He is survived by his son, Randy Palmer of Hartselle; a daughter, Michelle Puckett of Santa Rosa Beach, Fla.; three brothers, Ray Puckett and wife Jan of Omaha, Neb., Joe Allen Puckett and wife Brenda of Falkville and Freddie Dale Puckett and wife Imogene of Hartselle; a sister, Hilda Fay Turney and husband Allen of Lakeland, Fla.; three grandchildren, Marcus Summerford, Dillan Palmer and Brianna Palmer; and two great-grandchildren.

Pallbearers will be Tommy Newman, J.W. Atkins, Gordon Atkins, Gene Parker, Paul Sapp and Fred Hembree.