GAINEY, JAMES T., 73, entered his heavenly home on Tuesday, December 10, 2013.
He will long be remembered for his strong independent spirit of "living life his way", his sense of humor, his love of family and friends, and his bravery through illness.
He is preceded in death by his parents, Jim and Frances Gainey; and his sister, Lou Ann Stegall.
He is survived by his wife, Mary Rusch Gainey; his daughter, Melody Gaytoes; his son, Coby Gainey; granddaughter, Frances Rodriguez; two nieces and a great-nephew.
He heroically bequeathed his body to UofL medical school. There will be no funeral or memorial service at this time as per his wishes.
Published in The Courier-Journal on Dec. 11, 2013