Lester Allen Robinette, 45, of Sidney, Ky., passed away Friday April 27, 2012, at his residence.
He was born January 7, 1967, at Sidney, son of Augustine Francisco Robinette of Sidney, and the late Elmer Robinette.
He was also preceded in death by his grandparents, David and Nancy Keesee Francisco and Tobie and Stella Thompson Robinette; and his nephew, Shawn Thacker.
He was an EMT with Quest Care for 10 years and the Johnson County Fire and Rescue Department for 20 years and of the Freewill Baptist faith.
Besides his mother, he is survived by his wife, Penny Cecil Robinette; son, David Robinette of West Van Lear, Ky.; daughter, Natoshia (Austin) Robinette Hall of Tomahawk, Ky.; sister, Phyllis (Danny) Thacker of Sidney; special nephews, Scott Thacker of Nicholasville, Ky., Bobby Thacker of Hardy, Ky., and Jacob Thacker of Sidney; grandson, Daniel Hall; and special friend and caregiver, Cathy Preece of Sidney.
Funeral services will be held Monday, April 30, at 11 a.m. in the R. E. Rogers Funeral Home Chapel with Buddy Kendrick officiating. Burial will follow in the Smith Cemetery, Sidney, with the EMS and Johnson County Fire Department conducting graveside services. Pallbearers will be Brent Little, Chris Bartley, Marc Tarver, Brian Pennington, Christian Preece and Jacob Thacker. Honorary pallbearers will be Rocky Estep, Dwayne Francisco and Keithan McKenzie. Visitation will be held after 6 p.m. Saturday and Sunday at the Funeral Home Chapel with special services Saturday at 7 p.m. with Don Varney officiating and 7 p.m. Sunday with Buddy Kendrick.
R. E. Rogers Funeral Home of Belfry is in charge of arrangements. Online condolences at www.rerogersfuneralhome.com.