JASPER - Ivan Lee Lambert, age 84, died on Wednesday, June 15, 2022.

Ivan was born in Jasper, Tennessee on May 23, 1938. He graduated high school from Marion County High School and went on to obtain an Associate Degree in Computer Programming from Chattanooga State Technical College. Ivan was a loving and devoted husband to Mildred Annette Lambert for 58 years.  He was a loving and compassionate father and grandfather and adored by his entire family. He was employed with U.S. Pipe and Foundry for the 35 years. Ivan was a member of Baptist Hill Baptist Church in Jasper, Tennessee.  Ivan had a great sense of humor and a likable personality.

Survivors include his wife, Annette Brown Lambert; daughter, Kimberly Plummer Connaughton (Jeff), granddaughter, Emilee Plummer; sisters-in-law, along with several nieces and nephews, extended family, and friends.

He was preceded in death by his parents Rufus M. Lambert and Maude A. Lambert as well as brothers; Donald, John, James, Joe, and Rufus Lambert.

Visitation will be held in Jasper, at Rogers Funeral Home on Saturday, June 18, 2022 from 11:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. prior to the funeral service in the chapel.

Funeral services will be held on Saturday, June 18, 2022 at 1:00 p.m. in the chapel at Rogers Funeral Home in Jasper, TN,  with Pastor Roger Webb officiating.

Mr. Lambert will be laid to rest at Sequatchie Valley Memorial Gardens in Jasper, TN.

Nephews will serve as pallbearers.

The family wishes to thank all the wonderful staff at The Arbor at Bridge Mill and Agape Hospice for their loving and compassionate care they provided to Ivan during his stay. The family also wishes to thank Ollie Mae Campbell and Glenda Barton for helping look after Ivan (Dad) the past few years.

Arrangements are entrusted to Rogers Funeral Home of Jasper, TN, 21 East Fifth Street, Jasper, Tennessee 37343 (423) 942-2682.