Places

  • Popular neighborhoods in Lexington include: Cross Keys, Radcliffe, Claymont, Belleau Woods, Castlegate, Zandale, Northside, Beaumont Park, Brigadoon, Chevy Chase, South Point, Andover Hills, Bryan Station, Idle Hour, Liberty Heights, Highlands, Colony, Woodland Park, Andover Forest, and Melrose Park.
  • Suburbs of Lexington: Amazon.com, Lexmark, University of Ky, University of Ky Agri Dept, University of Ky Med Ctr, University of Ky Res Halls.
  • Lexington is also known as: Lexington-Fayette, Lexington-Fayette, Kentucky, Lexington-Fayette Urban County, Fayette County / Lexington-Fayette city, Lexington, and Ky..
  • Their current mayor is Mayor Jim Gray, who took office November 10th, 2017.
  • Zip codes in the city: 40502, 40503, 40504, 40505, 40506, 40507, 40508, 40509, 40510, 40511, 40512, 40513, 40514, 40515, 40516, 40517, 40522, 40523, 40524, 40526, 40533, 40536, 40544, 40546, 40550, 40555, 40574, 40575, 40576, 40577, 40578, 40579, 40580, 40581, 40582, 40583, 40588, 40591, 40598.
  • Fayette County funeral flowers can be purchased from one of the local funeral shops we partner with.

Facts

  • Lexington has been featured in films like: Secretariat (2010).
  • Some of the notable people born here have been: Frank LeMaster (american football player), David Akers (american football player), Dermontti Dawson (american football player), Frank Minnifield (american football player), Farah Fath (actor), Mary Gaitskill (writer and novelist), and Eric Embry (wrestler).
  • Lexington is home to the following sports teams: Kentucky Thoroughblades and Kentucky Wildcats men's basketball.

Lexington, consolidated with Fayette County, is the second-largest city in Kentucky and the 61st largest in the United States. Known as the "Horse Capital of the World", it is located on the Kentucky River in the heart of the state's Bluegrass region. With a mayor-alderman form of government, it is one of two cities in Kentucky designated by the state as first-class; the other is the state's largest city of Louisville. In the 2014 U.S. Census Estimate, the city's population was 310,797, anchoring a metropolitan area of 489,435 people and a combined statistical area of 708,677 people.Lexington ranks tenth among US cities in college education rate, with 39.5% of residents having at least a bachelor's degree. It is the location of the Kentucky Horse Park, The Red Mile and Keeneland race courses, Rupp Arena, the world's largest basketball-specific arena, Transylvania University, the University of Kentucky and Bluegrass Community & Technical College.

History

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Lexington is known as the "Horse Capital of the World," as well as "Thoroughbred City," because of its' significance in thoroughbred breeding in the late 1700's. It was the perfect location, as the calcium rich soil led to stronger bones in horses. It is the location of two historic racing tracks, as well as Kentucky's oldest bluegrass festival.

The official website for the city of Lexington is http://www.lexingtonky.gov.

There are currently 22 funeral home listings for the city of Lexington, Kentucky. Looking for Lexington cemeteries?

Lexington Obituaries

It was revealed by Georgetown News-Graphic on October 24th, 2017 that Norma Tipton (Bassett) passed away in Lexington, Kentucky.  Ms. Tipton was 88 years old.  Send flowers to share your condolences and honor Norma's life.

It was written by Cincinnati Enquirer and Cincinnati Post on October 19th, 2017 that Betty Jo Gabriel (Hendricks) passed on in Cincinnati, Ohio.  Ms. Gabriel was 71 years old and was born in Lexington, KY.  Send flowers to express your sorrow and honor Betty Jo's life.

It was reported by Des Moines Register on October 15th, 2017 that James Timothy "Tim" Dawson perished in Des Moines, Iowa.  Dawson was 59 years old and was born in Lexington, KY.  Send flowers to express your sorrow and honor James Timothy "Tim"'s life.

It was noted on October 11th, 2017 that Michael D Jr Queenan perished in Lexington, Kentucky.  Queenan was 51 years old.  Send flowers to share your condolences and honor Michael D Jr's life.

It was reported by The Roanoke Times & World News on October 8th, 2017 that Palmer Cummins Jr Talbutt perished in Blacksburg, Virginia.  Talbutt was 90 years old and was born in Lexington, KY.  Send flowers to express your sympathy and honor Palmer Cummins Jr's life.

It was reported on September 26th, 2017 that Shirley Jean Noah (Ellis) passed on in Lexington, Kentucky.  Ms. Noah was 76 years old and was born in Mullens, WV.  Send flowers to express your sympathy and honor Shirley Jean's life.

It was revealed by Georgetown News-Graphic on September 21st, 2017 that Mildred Lee Gregory (Crutchfield) passed on in Lexington, Kentucky.  Ms. Gregory was 89 years old.  Send flowers to express your sorrow and honor Mildred Lee's life.

It was reported on September 21st, 2017 that Katherine "Katie" Press passed away in Lexington, Kentucky.  Press was 88 years old.  Send flowers to share your condolences and honor Katherine "Katie"'s life.

It was disclosed on September 9th, 2017 that Troy Gentry perished in Medford, New Jersey.  Gentry was 50 years old and was born in Lexington, KY.  Send flowers to express your sympathy and honor Troy's life.

It was disclosed by Georgetown News-Graphic on September 7th, 2017 that William Franklin Wilson died in Lexington, Kentucky.  Wilson was 82 years old.  Send flowers to share your condolences and honor William Franklin's life.

Funeral Homes in Lexington

Kerr Brothers Funeral Home

In 1935, the family partnership moved to an historic home on East Main Street to create the current funeral home. They improved the original location in 1954 and added a chapel in 1967, maintaining the homelike comfort for bereaved families,...

Combs, Parsons & Collins Funeral Home

Combs, Parsons & Collins Funeral Home, located in historic downtown Richmond, Kentucky, offers a caring staff of professionals that is under the direction of owners Shannon Combs, Paul Parsons and Johny Collins. We are committed to the families...

Stith Funeral Home

The Stith family has been privileged to serve the families of this area for three generations. We are proud of our legacy, and we strive to build on it by providing compassionate and dignified service to all the families we serve.We are locally...

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Boonesboro Cemetery & Memorial Gardens
11 Shelby St
Lexington, KY 40507
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Calvary Cemetery
874 W Main St
Lexington, KY 40508
Care Cremation Service
1014 Eastland Dr
Lexington, KY 40507
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Evergreen Memory Gardens
5364 Lexington Rd
Lexington, KY 40511
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Fender Funeral Directors
1593 Russell Cave Rd
Lexington, KY 40505
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Hawkins Funeral Home
632 Pine St
Lexington, KY 40508
Hillcrest Memorial Park
2089 Versailles Rd
Lexington, KY 40544
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Kentucky Mortuary Service Incorporated
104 Dennis Dr
Lexington, KY 40503
Kerr Brothers Funeral Home
3421 Harrodsburg Rd
Lexington, KY 40513
Kerr Brothers Funeral Home
463 E Main St
Lexington, KY 40507
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Lexington Cemetery
833 W Main St
Lexington, KY 40508
Lexington Mortuary Service
144 Pasadena Dr.
Lexington, KY 40503
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Martyn-Hurley Funeral Home
565 W 2nd St
Lexington, KY 40508
Milward Funeral Directors
159 N Broadway
Lexington, KY 40507
Milward Funeral Directors
391 Southland Dr
Lexington, KY 40503
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Noon Mortuary Service
141 E 3rd St
Lexington, KY 40507
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Pruitt's Funeral Home
1524 Alexandria Dr
Lexington, KY 40544
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Smith & Smith Funeral Home
340 E 3rd St
Lexington, KY 40508
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Whitehall Funeral Chapel Incorporated
312 N Limestone
Lexington, KY 40508

Lexington Funeral Home News

Obituaries published Nov. 7 - The Sun Chronicle Online - Obituaries
... Curtis Sheldon Read, 83, of Foxboro, and Norman Edward Viens Sr., 92, Lexington, Ky. ... A funeral service will be held on Wednesday at 1 p.m. at the funeral home.
http://www.thesunchronicle.com/articles/2010/11/07/obituaries/8212710.txt

South Regional Member Exchange Digest for Nov. 6-8
Matthews Cremation is touting the latest addition to green initiatives in the funeral industry ... By Beverly Fortune, Lexington Herald-Leader. BOWLING GREEN, Ky. Julie Ransdell may well be Western Kentucky University's biggest unsung hero - or heroine ...
http://www.nola.com/newsflash/index.ssf/story/south-regional-member-exchange-digest-for-nov/008e4c24f6754757b5665f7dafa38001

Marine Who Grew Up In Hoyleton Killed in Action in Afghanistan
His parents currently live in Lexington, Kentucky. Funeral services are pending at the Styninger Funeral Chapel in Hoyleton, where friends may inquire for further information.
http://www.wjbdradio.com/?f=news_single&id=24202

Counselors help students cope with Richmond boy's death
The 14-year-old grandson of Eastern Kentucky University President Doug Whitlock died of a gunshot wound Sunday at University of Kentucky Chandler Hospital in Lexington ... Angela Jett. Bobby's funeral will be at 11 a.m. Thursday at First Christian Church ...
http://www.kentucky.com/2010/10/26/1494700/counselors-help-students-cope.html

Funeral - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
A funeral is a ceremony for celebrating, sanctifying, or remembering the life of a person who has died. Funerary customs comprise the complex of beliefs and ...
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Lexington Funeral Homes and funeral services in Kentucky
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Lexington, KY Funerals Personal Services on Citysearch
Citysearch helps you find Funerals Personal Services in Lexington, KY, Kentucky. Check out our Editors' Picks, user reviews, maps and directions ...
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Funeral Notices | Lexington, Kentucky
The Lexington Public Library's Kentucky Room holds a collection of six hundred and seventy-six funeral notices printed in Lexington between 1806-1887. Read more ...
http://www.lexpublib.org/funeral-notices

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