MAYFIELD — Ralph C. Pickard, 94, of Mayfield died at 4:45 p.m. Monday, June 3, 2013, at Jackson Purchase Medical Center in Mayfield.
He was a retired assistant commissioner for environmental health in Kentucky and Indiana and a U.S. Army veteran of World War II. He was a member of First Baptist Church in Mayfield.
He is survived by his wife, Barbara J. Pickard; one son, Ralph C. Pickard Jr. of Mayfield; one daughter, Pamela Malast of Paducah, and four grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by three brothers. His parents were Albert Coleman and Mary Carman Pickard.
Services will be at 11 a.m. Friday, June 7, 2013, at Brown Funeral Home in Mayfield with the Rev. David Whaley officiating. Burial will follow in Highland Park Cemetery. Friends may call after 5 p.m. Thursday, June 6, 2013, at the funeral home.
Memorial contributions may be made to First Baptist Church, 118 W. South St., Mayfield, KY 42066.