Dr. Joe M. Lambert, age 86, of Shelbyville, died Friday, June 22, 2012, at Williamson Medical Center in Franklin.
Graveside services, with full military honors, will be 11 AM Saturday, June 23, 2012, at Old Orchard Cemetery in Petersburg. Reverend Bobby McGee will officiate.
Memorial services will be 1 PM Saturday at Edgemont Baptist Church.
He was born March 15, 1926, in Petersburg, Tennessee, to the late William C. and Ruth Casteel Lambert. He was a retired dentist and gentleman farmer.
He is survived by his wife, Nina Nichols Lambert, of Shelbyville; a son, Jody Lambert, and his wife Sara Jo, of Franklin; two grandchildren, Sara Beth Lambert Scott and Joseph Mack Lambert.
Feldhaus Memorial Chapel is assisting the family with the arrangements.
Memorial donations may be made to the Adult Learning Center or Edgemont Baptist Church.