A private service for William Everett Lantrip Jr., 82, Madisonville, was Thursday at Harris Funeral Home, Madisonville.

His family gave the eulogy. Burial followed at Forest Lawn Memorial Gardens.

He died Monday, Nov. 4, 2019, at Ridgewood Terrace Health and Rehabilitation in Madisonville.

He was born on March 22, 1937, in St. Charles to the late Ethel Elizabeth Messamore Lantrip and Joseph Everett Lantrip.

He retired as a coal miner with Charolais Coal Company and attended Pleasant View Baptist Church in Madisonville.

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his brother and three sisters.

Survivors include his wife of 63 years, Anna Lou Potts Lantrip; his daughter, Leigh Ann Guzman of Newburgh, Ind.; sisters, Mary Agnes Keys of Georgia, Dorothy Orten of Madisonville and Shirley Vaughn of Dawson Springs; brother, Jimmy Wayne Lantrip of Owensboro; and two grandsons, William Dean Guzman and Matthew Lee Guzman.

Memorial contributions may be made to the Hopkins County Humane Society.