David Lee Baugh, age 73, of Somerset, KY, passed away on Monday, April 19, 2021 at Hospice of Lake Cumberland Jean Waddle Care Center.
David was born on November 22, 1947 in Somerset, KY, to the late Charles Baugh and Leah Rusch Baugh. He graduated from Lafayette High School in Lexington and attended UK from 1966 to 1967 before joining the United States Air Force in 1967. He then became a Vocational Welding Instructor for Pine Knot Job Corp from 1971 to 1990 and was a Business Partner with the family owned business, The Villager Resort, from 1971 until 1999. David was a current bus driver with the Pulaski County Board of Education and also worked part time at Kroger. He was a member of United Methodist Church in Burnside and a Mason Member of both the Burnside Masonic Lodge # 634 and the Oleika Shriners of Lexington, KY. He enjoyed boating, fishing, hunting, and riding his “Harley” bike.
He is survived by three sisters, Phyllis (Jim) Rasnick of Somerset, KY; Patricia Lynn (David) Maupin of Bowling Green, KY and Katherine Jean (Russ) Pear of Lexington, KY; seven nieces and nephews, Laura Glover, Cynthia Portugal, Marsha Quinlan, Jennifer McWhorter, Heather Poston, Leah Kerkhoff, and Clay Pear, and several grand-nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Charles and Leah Baugh.
Visitation will be held on Friday, April 23, 2021 from 11:00am until 1:00pm at Lake Cumberland Funeral Home. A Masonic service will be held at 12:30pm by the Burnside Masonic Lodge #634.
His funeral service will follow on Friday at 1:00pm at the Chapel of Lake Cumberland Funeral Home with Rev. Richard Held and Bro. David Muse officiating. Burial will be at Lakeside Memorial Gardens. Military Honors will be conducted by the American Legion Post #38 Honor Guard. Pallbearers will be Chuck Fourman, Larry Glover, Sonny Miller, Clay Pear, Russ Pear and Jim Rasnick.
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