John Thomas “Tom” Lanham passed away at the age of 83, at home in Owensboro KY, on November 4, 2022. Born in Bear Creek Montana, to Roy and Eva Lanham, Tom moved to Kentucky at an early age and worked in carpentry. Tom was a lifelong member of the Carpenters Local Union #224. From dam building on the Ohio River to custom finish carpentry, Tom could do anything with a circular saw and a tape measure. He did his service to his country as a member of the Air Force.
In addition to his parents, Tom was preceded in death by his brothers, Jim Lanham and Robert “Bobby” Lanham. He is survived by his two children, John A. (Rachel) Lanham and Tamara (Joe) Alvey, twelve grandchildren, and five great grandchildren.
The funeral service will be 2pm Wednesday at Glenn Funeral Home and Crematory, with visitation beginning at 10am.
The family would like to thank the staff of Hospice of Western Kentucky for the care and compassion shown to Mr. Lanham.
Memories and messages of condolence for the family of Tom Lanham may be offered online at www.glenncares.com.