James Thomas Ireland, 58, of Fairdale, died on Thursday, Jan. 16, 2014.
He was retired from the Kentucky Cabinet for Health and Family Services in Bullitt County.
He was preceded in death by his father and mother, William H. and Alice M. Ireland; a son, Sean P. Ireland; brother, William H. Ireland; and sister, Ruth Ann Lyon.
He is survived by a son, Rick Harrison; two brothers, Charles L. and Steven P. Ireland; three sisters, P. Diane Owen, Sharon E. Ireland and Janice M. Duke; and a granddaughter, Ilana Harrison.
Schmid Funeral Home in Mount Washington was in charge of arrangements. Online condolences to www.schmidfh.com