James Kevin Snelling

Born: Tue., Jul. 1, 1975
Died: Thu., May 7, 2020

Private Services

Location: Mathers-Gaunce Funeral Home

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James Kevin Snelling, 44, of Carlisle, passed away Thursday, May 7, 2020.

Born July 1, 1975 in Lexington, Kentucky, he was a self-employed carpenter. Jimmy loved hunting, fishing and watching football, especially the New England Patriots.

Surviving are his mother and step-father, Margie & Roger Willoughby, of Carlisle; his father, James Calvin Snelling, of Lexington; his son, Zachary Snelling, of Paris; a sister, Tracy (Steven) Willoughby; a brother, Rodney Willoughby (Christie Martin); a niece, Whitney (Toby) Howard; a nephew, Austin Willoughby; a great-nephew, Luke Howard; and a large extended family.

Preceding him in death were his grandparents: Sarah & Tom Curry, Wilma Mason and Walter & Minnie Snelling.

Private services will be held Saturday, May 9, 2020 at Mathers-Gaunce Funeral Home with cremation following.

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Carla Bach
   Posted Fri May 08, 2020
Im so sorry for your loss... James will be dearly missed

Debbie Cord Wilson
   Posted Fri May 08, 2020
My deepest condolences. My thoughts and prayers will be with you.

Robin Gum
   Posted Fri May 08, 2020
So sorry for your loss. Your family is in our thoughts and prayers

Jamey payton
   Posted Fri May 08, 2020
Sorry for your loss James will be missed. Love you James

Tamela Garrett Smith "Tammy"
   Posted Fri May 08, 2020
So sorry for your loss. I've known James since we were kids, he never had a bad word to say about anyone and always has a smile on his face. He will be sorely missed. Many thoughts and prayers.

Terry Feeback Jr.
   Posted Fri May 08, 2020
I am at a loss for words. He was just one of those good ol boys, always smilling, wanting to make you laugh. Untill we meet again , RIP.

Deborah Taylor
   Posted Fri May 08, 2020
I can't believe that he is gone. He left us way too soon. But hopefully he is at peace now. Jimmy, you are gonna be missed by so many people who loved you, including me. Fly high and say hi to your grandparents for me. RIP Jimmy. I love you and I will miss you greatly.

Perry Feeback
   Posted Sat May 09, 2020
So sorry to hear about James! Prayers for his family and friends. Rest easy bruh!

Donna and allen warner
   Posted Sat May 09, 2020
Praying for the family today. You will be missed Jimmy. We love you

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