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Clayton "Tom" Ingham, age 80, of Burnside, KY, formerly of Hampton,
VA, passed away on Tuesday, May 2, 2017, at Lake Cumberland Regional Hospital, in Somerset, KY.
Tom was born on December 6, 1936, in Hymera, IN, son of the late
William and Bernice Tennis Ingham. He married JoAnne Berry on January 12, 1958. Tom was retired from the U.S. Air Force, and was a Vietnam War veteran. He loved to play golf and go fishing and hunting. Tom loved his family and grandchildren dearly.
He is survived by his wife of 59 years, JoAnne Ingham; his daughter, Tamela Smith (Steven), of Windsor, VA; his brothers, Billy Ingham, of MI, and Barry Ingham, of IN; his sister, Sandra Colbert, of FL; grandchildren, Jeremy Smith and Rachel and Erin Ingham; and four great-grandchildren.
Tom is preceded in death by his parents; his son, Jeff Ingham; his
sisters, Jenny Blevins, Charlotte Blevins and Sonjia Cholewa; and his grandson, Joshua Smith.
Visitation will be Thursday, May 4, 2017, after 12:00 noon, at the New Life Church of God, in Ferguson, KY.
A Celebration honoring the life of Clayton "Tom" Ingham will be held on Thursday, May 4, 2017, at 2:00 p.m., at the New Life Church of God, with Rev. Jamie Couch officiating.
Interment will be on Monday, May 8, 2017, in Hampton Memorial Gardens, in Hampton, VA. Military Honors will be conducted by the Langley Air Force Base Honor Guard.
In lieu of flowers, the family requests donations made to the New Life Church of God, 222 Murphy Avenue, Ferguson, KY 42533.
You are welcome to sign the on-line register book and send condolences to the family at www.somersetundertaking.com
Somerset Undertaking Company and Crematory is in charge of arrangements.
Published on May 3, 2017
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