Ronald (Jake) Lambert, 75, formerly of 100 W. Pine Street, Johnson City, passed away Wednesday, February 8, 2012, in the Four Oaks Health Care Center in Jonesborough.
He was a native of Bluefield, Virginia, and a son of the late Peery and Eunice Irene Craig Lambert.
Mr. Lambert was retired from Roselawn Memory Gardens, where he had been employed for many years. Jake was a very likeable person and was a friend to many.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by a daughter, Yvonne D’Andrea; two brothers, Buddy and James Lambert; a sister, Naomi Asbury; and a brother-in-law, Garney Lusk.
Survivors include his wife, Dorothy Mascaro, of Charleston, WV; three sons, Jamey Mascaro and his wife, Myra, of Johnson City, Teddy Mascaro and his wife, Peggy, of Charleston, WV, and Butch Woodyard and his wife, Terri, Alabama; a daughter, Cindy Warren and her husband, John, of Pennsylvania; a sister, Jean Louise Lusk, of Bluefield, VA; eleven grandchildren and eighteen great-grandchildren; also several nieces and nephews.
Funeral services for Mr. Lambert will be conducted at 2:00 PM Friday, February 10, 2012, in the Woodall-Anderson and Dugger Funeral Home with the Rev. Darrell Slagle and Pastor Larry Lusk officiating.
Burial will follow in the Roselawn Memory Gardens, Johnson City. Pallbearers will be selected from family and friends.
The family will receive friends at the funeral home Friday from 12:30 PM until the service time.
The family would like to give special thanks to the Caris Hospice Group and the entire staff of Four Oaks Health Care Center.
Woodall-Anderson and Dugger Funeral Home and Cremation Services, 108 W. Watauga Avenue, Johnson City, is serving the Lambert family. 423-928-2245