Gary A. Timmons, age 73, of Paducah, passed away on Thursday, June 23, 2022 at his residence.
Gary was born in Mayfield on April 25, 1949 to William and Dora Allen Timmons. Gary loved all things astronomy. He enjoyed looking at the moon and planets through his telescope. He also enjoyed cooking and sharing what he had made with others. Known as Mr. Trivia, Gary had a knack at answering trivia questions and had competed in several trivia competitions. Gary was a devoted husband and father. He enjoyed watching and playing baseball but he loved coaching his sons team. Gary was a member at Spring Bayou Baptist Church.
Gary is survived by his wife of 51 years, Martha Timmons; one son, Christopher Timmons (Leslie) of Adairville, Kentucky; one brother, Rodney Timmons of Gilbertsville; two grandchildren, Morgan Clark Timmons, Caroline Elizabeth Timmons and one nephew, Chad Timmons.
He was preceded in death by his parents.
Funeral services will be held on Monday, June 27, 2022 at 1:00 p.m. at Spring Bayou Baptist Church with Rev. Wes Morehead officiating. Entombment will follow the service at Woodlawn Memorial Gardens.
Visitation will be held on Monday, June 27, 2022 at Spring Bayou Baptist Church from 11:00 a.m. until 1:00 p.m.
Expressions of sympathy may take the form of donations to: American Heart Association 7272 Greenville Ave. Dallas, Texas 75231.