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James Kevin Snelling

James Kevin Snelling, 44, 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 and 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 and Tom Curry, Wilma Mason and Walter and Minnie Snelling.
Private family services were held Saturday, May 9, 2020 at Mathers-Gaunce Funeral Home with cremation  following.
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