|Birth: ||Jul. 7, 1925|
|Death: ||Oct. 4, 2011|
86, husband of Louise R. Snapp for over 65 years, died on Tuesday, Oct. 4, 2011. He was born in Nicholas County on July 7, 1925 the son of Ray H. And Eva Mattox Snapp. He was a veteran of WWII serving with the 101th Airborne Division. He was employed by the U.S. Postal Service for 32 years retiring as Postmaster. He was a member of the First Baptist Church since 1947, serving as Deacon since 1956, Church Training Director for 25 years, Sunday School Director, Bldg. Committee chairman, chairman of deacons, director of Farm Bureau, chairman of Sycamore Hills Apartments, farmer and also had a Real Estate Business.
He is survived by two sons: Bobby Gene (Connie) Snapp and Richard Gayle (Sherry) Snapp; five grandchildren: Robert (Kim) Snapp, John (Jackie) Snapp, Sarah (Jeff) McFarland, Richard Snapp, and Cristi Denise Brady; seven great-grandchildren: Allison Snapp, William Snapp, Abby Snapp, Nathan Brady, Miranda Brady and Wesley McFarland; and a brother, Ray Henry (Nancy) Snapp, Jr.
He was preceded in death by a son, David L. Snapp and a brother, William E. Snapp.
Services were held in the First Baptist Church at 1:00 p.m. On Friday, Oct. 7, 2011 conducted by Carlisle-Clark Funeral Home. Burial followed in the Carlisle Cemetery. Pallbearers were Robert Snapp, John Snapp, Charles Pope, Bob Markham, Vince Wells, Franklin Jolly, Gene Kelly, and Bobby Smooth. Honorary bearers were Calvin Wills, John Anderson, Cliff Vice, Danny Howard, Doug Hamilton, Chuck Ring, Charles Watkins and the Deacons of the First Baptist Church.
CARLISLE - Eugene Reynolds Snapp
86, died Oct 4, 2011. Funeral 1pm Fri, First Baptist. Visit today 5-8pm, church. Carlisle-Clark Funeral Home.
Published in Lexington Herald-Leader on October 6, 2011
Created by: cherokee
Record added: Oct 06, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 77723749
He was a veteran of WWII serving with the 101th Airborne Division.|
Added: Jan. 8, 2012
He was employed by the U.S. Postal Service for 32 years retiring as Postmaster.|
Added: Jan. 8, 2012