William E. "Ernie" Vest Sr.

VEST, WILLIAM E. "ERNIE" SR., 88, beloved husband of Mary E. Vest passed away Sunday, March 9, 2014.

He was born April 3,1925 in Louisville, KY. Ernie was a proud Navy Veteran of World War II, a member of the Navy boxing team and Navy deep sea drivers. He was co-owner of Brown and Vest Construction Company.

He was preceded in death by his sons, William E. Vest Jr., Hollie A. Vest and Terry B. Hardin.

He will be greatly missed by his children, Clara M. Hamze and Mary Rita Owings; stepchildren, W. Doland Wright and E. Carol Wright; grandchildren; and great-grandchildren.

His visitation will be at Arch L. Heady and Son Funeral home, at Westport Village, 7410 Westport Road , Wednesday, March 12, 2014 from 4-8 p.m. Funeral service will be on Thursday, March 13, 2014 at noon at Arch L. Heady & Son at Westport Village with burial at Louisville Memorial Gardens East.

Family and friends may sign his guestbook and leave memories at: www.archlheadywestport.com



Funeral Home

Arch L. Heady & Son Funeral Directors
7410 Westport Road Louisville, KY 402224100
(502) 426-9351

Published in The Courier-Journal on Mar. 11, 2014