Kevin Ray Lampin, 53 of Tyler, arrived in his heavenly home February 11, 2017.
Kevin was born in 1963 in Tyler to Willie (Bill) and Patricia Lampin. He attended John Tyler High School. Kevin and his wife Amy married in 1986. They were happily married for 30 years. Kevin began working for Tyler Junior College in 1988 on the yard crew and worked his way into the maintenance department becoming the Facilities Maintenance Superintendent at Facilities & Construction where he worked for 28 years before retiring December of 2016. The staff and employees of TJC were an extended family to Kevin and he respected everyone with whom he worked.
Kevin and his wife, Amy, were faithful members of Landmark Baptist Church in Tyler. Kevin loved fishing, hunting and spending time with family and friends. He always loved a good joke as well as laughing and smiling.
Kevin was preceded in death by his grandfather, Willie Lampin, Sr. Merryville, Louisiana, grandmother, Geneva Doyle, Deridder, Louisiana.
Kevin is survived by his wife Amy; his son, Wesley Ray and wife, Sequoia of Tyler. He is also survived by his father, Willie (Bill) Lampin and mother Patricia Lampin, Tyler; brother, Billy Lampin, Tyler; grandparents, Lela Jean Lampin, Longview, Carl Doyle, (wife Etah) De Ridder, Louisiana, and several uncles, aunts, cousins, nephews and nieces.
Visitation will be held at Landmark Baptist Church, 11125 TX-248 Spur, Tyler, 75707, Saturday, February 18, 2017. Family visitation will be held at 2 p.m. and the Memorial Service will follow at 3 p.m.
In lieu of flowers, the family requests memorial donations be made to The Hospice of East Texas, 4111 University Blvd., Tyler, 75701.
Published in Tyler Morning Telegraph on Feb. 17, 2017