Funeral services for James T. Broyles, 85, Frankfort, will be held 11 a.m. Monday at Calvary Baptist Church. Rev. William Hartung will officiate. Burial will follow in Sunset Memorial Gardens. Visitation will be held Sunday 1-4 p.m. at LeCompte Johnson Taylor Funeral Home and Monday at the church from 10 -11 a.m.
Mr. Broyles passed away Thursday at Frankfort Regional Medical Center. Born in Athens, Ohio on June 26, 1928, he was the son of the late Thomas F. and Una M. Broyles.
He lived his adult life in Franklin County and retired from state government in 1988 after forty-two years of service. He served in the Army National Guard from November 1947 to November 1951 and was a member of Calvary Baptist Church.
He was preceded in death by son, Thomas S. Broyles and sister, Donna Hendricks. Survivors include his wife, Beatrice Rogers Broyles, Frankfort; children Teresa (Jack) Ellis, Frankfort, Kimberly Kain, Versailles, William Broyles (June Lemen) Nashua, New Hampshire; five grandchildren, Michael Sorg, Scott Broyles, Alex Kain, Lucas Williams, Lucy Broyles and two great-grandsons, Nicklas and Tyler Broyles.
Pallbearers will be Michael Sorg, Scott Broyles, Alex Kain, Lucas Williams, Steve Hendricks and David Hearn. Honorary pallbearers will be Jimmie Rogers, David Rogers, Larry Rogers, George Catlett and Bill Feldman.
Expressions of sympathy may be made to Calvary Baptist Church, 36 Schoolhouse Road, Frankfort, KY 40601 or Hospice of the Bluegrass, 663 Teton Trail, Frankfort, Ky 40601. Guestbook online @ ljtfuneralhome.com.