James W. Case, 66, of Elizabethtown, passed away Tuesday, Jan. 15, 2013, at Hardin Memorial Hospital.
He was a native of Louisville and a Vietnam veteran, having served as a military police officer
in the U.S. Army
. He retired from Cook Airtomic. He spent many years as a football coach for St. Stephen Martyr and as a baseball coach in the Germantown Baseball League. He was a lead guitar player for the Rock-Ola-Revue Band for 18 years and a proud father and grandfather who loved UK Basketball.
He was preceded in death by his parents, William Kenneth and Catherine Irene Lafollette Case.
He is survived by his wife of 43 years, Lucille Case; three sons, Andy Case, Joe (Kim) Case, all of Elizabethtown, and Jason Case of Louisville; four brothers, Roger Case, Kenny Case, Tom Case and Rick Case, all of Louisville; three grandchildren, Morgan Dalton, Adam Case and Emma Case; and many beloved brothers-in-law and sisters-in-law, nieces, nephews and friends.
A graveside service is at noon Friday in the Kentucky Veterans Cemetery-Central in Radcliff with the Rev. Kaye Nunn officiating.
Visitation is from 4 to 8 p.m. Thursday and continues at 9 a.m. Friday at Brown Funeral Home in Elizabethtown.