Fred W. Hargis, age 82 of Somerset, Ky., departed this life on Thursday, April 18, 2013 at the Hospice of Lake Cumberland Jean Waddle Care Center.
He was born on April 20, 1930 in Pulaski County, Ky. to the late John W. and Mary Jane Baker Hargis. Mr. Hargis was of the Baptist faith. He was a retired mechanic for Uptown Shell.
He is survived by his wife, Ola Hargis; a son, Fred Michael (and Dora Bernice) Hargis of Somerset, Ky.; a sister, Dorotha Johnson of Somerset, Ky.; and many nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death by his parents and a daughter, Doris Jean Hargis, who died in infancy.
Visitation will be on Friday, April 19, 2013 after 6 p.m. at Lake Cumberland Funeral Home, 1046 West Highway 80, Somerset, Ky.
His funeral service will be held on Saturday, April 20, 2013 at 1 p.m. at the chapel of Lake Cumberland Funeral Home with Brother Mike Day officiating.
Burial will be in the Malvin Hill Cemetery in Somerset, Ky.
The family request expressions of sympathy be made to Hospice of Lake Cumberland, 100 Parkway Drive, Somerset, Ky., 42503.
Lake Cumberland Funeral Home is entrusted with the arrangements for Fred W. Hargis.
You are welcome to view obituary and send condolences to the family at our website: www.lakecumberlandfuneralhome.com.