Sherrill "JR" Semones, 73, went to be with his Lord on Tuesday, Feb. 19, 2013, surrounded by his loving family and friends .
He was an employee of Louisville Tin and Stove Co. and a member of Beechland Baptist Church.
He is survived by his devoted wife of 26 years, Carolyn Semones; three children, Toni Hertel (Mike), Chris Semones (Melinda) and Traci Means (Doug); four stepchildren, Steven Riney, Jeffrey Riney (Shannon), Teresa Harris (Mark) and Bryan Riney (Cindy); 15 grandchildren; and his brother, Steve Semones.
The funeral is at noon Friday, Feb. 22, at Owen Funeral Home, 5317 Dixie Highway, Louisville. A private burial follows.
Visitation is from 2 to 8 p.m. Thursday at the funeral home.
Expressions of sympathy may be made to Beechland Baptist Church Building Fund.