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Jackie "Fat Jack" Rich

Born: Tue., Dec. 3, 1963
Died: Thu., Nov. 30, 2017


2:00 PM to 8:00 PM, Sat., Dec. 02, 2017
6:00 AM to 2:00 PM, Sun., Dec. 03, 2017
Location: Yokley-Trible Funeral Home

Funeral Service

2:00 PM Sun., Dec. 03, 2017
Location: Yokley-Trible Funeral Home

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Jackie Ray "Fat Jack" Rich, age 53, of Tompkinsville, KY passed away Thursday, November 30th, at his home after a brief illness.

Jack was born in Tompkinsville, KY on December 3, 1963, a son of the late Imogene (England) Walker.

Throughout Jack's life he worked as a Bus Driver for Monroe County Schools, at Lyon Lumber, and lately, worked as a Ferry Boat Deck Hand. He served in 623rd National Guard for 7 years.

On September 30, 2014, he married Krista Botts Rich, who survives of Tompkinsville, KY.

Jack is also survived by two daughters, Jennifer Rich, of Tompkinsville, KY; Jena Jo Blankenship, of Scottsville, KY; a son, Jarred Rich, of Bowling Green, KY; and a step son, Matt Garvey, of Tompkinsville, KY, one grandson, Spence Ray Blankenship, Two brothers, Joel England and David Strode, both of Tompkinsville; three sisters, Betty Walker of Glasgow, KY, Bonnie Rich of Tompkinsville and Tamy Walker of Texas.

Funeral Services will be held at Yokley Trible Funeral Home at 2:00 P.M. on Sunday, December 3rd, 2017.

Visitation is Saturday 2:00-8:00 P.M. and Sunday 6:00 A.M.-2:00 P.M. at Yokley Trible Funeral Home.

Burial is at Bethlehem Cemetery.

In lieu of flowers donations are suggested to Hosparus of Bowling Green.


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Marsha Conkin Miles
   Posted Fri December 01, 2017
Prayers for the family

Eddie & Sharon Proffitt
   Posted Fri December 01, 2017
So Sorry for your loss.

Joe Plunk
   Posted Fri December 01, 2017
My deepest condolences to the family. Jackie was a valued co-worker and friend to the Dept. of Highways crew in Monroe County, especially the ferryboat crew, on which so many citizens rely. He will be missed!

Jason, Lori, and Jacob Sloan
   Posted Fri December 01, 2017
Jarred, Jena Jo, Jeff, and Spence- We are so sorry to hear this news and are sending thoughts and prayers your way.

Sally Mcley
   Posted Fri December 01, 2017
Tamy I am very sorry for your and your families loss. May your brother rest in peace love you and God Bless.

Pat & Gary Wilson
   Posted Sat December 02, 2017
So so sorry 😐 Krista to hear of the loss of your husband thoughts and Prayers πŸ™πŸ»πŸ™πŸ»πŸ™πŸ»πŸ™πŸ»For you as these next few months go by. Prayers for the rest of his family.

John Waykald
   Posted Thu September 13, 2018
Me and Jackie went to high school together, he was a very kind man. We lost contact after awhile I missed him. We used to go get sonic together after school. I am very sorry for your loss

Doug Walters
   Posted Mon October 08, 2018
Me and Jackie were best friends in middle school we had science together i mish him and his radical jokes

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