Obituary: Richard Calvin Lambert


Richard Calvin Lambert, 65, of Calera, Alabama, passed away on April 6, 2019. He was born Feb. 27, 1954, in Birmingham, Alabama. Mr. Lambert was the son of Calvin Coolidge and Clara Mae Baker Lambert.

Survivors include sons, Jeromy (Natasha) Lambert, Andrew Lambert; daughters, Danielle (Bryan) Hill, Jennifer (Ryan) Weldon, Michaela Lambert; sister, Deborah Lambert (Stephen) Talley; brother and best friend, David (Velinda) Bailey; grandchildren, Harrison, Carson, Mylidia, Jack, Tristan, McKenzie, Collin, Brayden and Elijiah.

Richard was a beloved father, pawpaw and brother. He worked for Bell South more than 40 years. He loved the Lord and his family. Richard also enjoyed oldies music, Alabama sports, traveling, military history, Mountain Dew and Reese’s.

Funeral services for Mr. Lambert are 1 p.m., Wednesday, April 10, 2019 in the Holly Pond Funeral Home Chapel, Rev. Edwin Talley officiating. Burial will follow in Holly Pond Cemetery. Friends may visit with the family an hour prior to services, from noon until services begin.

Holly Pond Funeral Home is honored to serve the Lambert family.