Irwin Jennings Meece was 85 years old. Born on April 25, 1937 and passed away on January 20, 2023 at Lake Cumberland Regional Hospital.
He was a member of Masonic Lodge 111, member of the Scottish Rite Body 32. He was a member of the Oleka Shrine Temple and a member of the Legion of Honor. He was a retired captain of the Division of Highway Enforcement - Department of Transportation, Commonwealth of Kentucky. He was a member of Southern Heights Christian Church. He was an avid gardener and enjoyed fishing.
He was the son of Ida Woodall Meece and Albert Meece who preceded him in death; other than his parents he was preceded in death by two brothers, Norman Meece and Lowell Meece; and a sister, Sharon Helton; a grandchild, Matthew Hale; and a great-grandchild, Kaston Beck.
He is survived by his wife of 38 years, Helen Meece; daughters, Belinda Meece of Lawrenceburg, and Clarkie Hale & (Gerald) of Columbia; sons, Jeffrey Meece & (Penny) and Jerry Meece & (Patty) both of Frankfort; one brother, Sherwin Meece & (Connie) of Somerset; twelve grandchildren, Josh Meece, Alyssa Beck, Waylon Bradshaw, Clint Bradshaw, Shane Meece, Crystal Meece, Nicole Meece, Rebecca Meece, Jerry Michael Meece, Jessica Rocker, Tiffany Perkins, and Brittany Perkins; he is also survived by several great-grandchildren;
A funeral service will be held at 1 PM Wednesday, January 25, 2023 at the chapel of Pulaski Funeral Home with Rev. David Paddick officiating; Masonic rites will be observed at 12:45 PM Wednesday, January 25, 2023 prior to services by Masonic Lodge 111
F & AM.
Burial will be in Lakeside Memorial Gardens.