MAYFIELD — James Ronald Berhow, 82, of Mayfield died Monday, June 17, 2013, at Heritage Manor Healthcare Facility in Mayfield.
He was a retired self-employed carpenter, an elder at First Christian Church in Mayfield, an Army veteran, and a former scoutmaster of Troop # 31.
Mr. Berhow is survived by his wife of 57 years, Patricia Thompson Berhow; four sons, James Eric Berhow of Hazel, Brian Thompson Berhow of Franklin, Tenn., Russell Edward Berhow of Payson, Utah, Matthew Christian Berhow of Mayfield; one brother, Richard Berhow of Vancouver, Wash.; one sister, Francis Romsey of Story City, Iowa; 10 grandchildren; and one great-grandchild.
He was preceded in death by four brothers; four sisters; and his parents were Walter E. and Mable Olson Berhow.
Memorial services are scheduled for 11 a.m. Saturday, June 22, 2013, at First Christian Church in Mayfield. Rev. Randy Cook will officiate. Friends may call from 9-11 a.m. Saturday, June 22, 2013, at the church. Expressions of sympathy may take the form of donation to: the Mayfield- Graves County Animal Shelter, or First Christian Church in Mayfield. Byrn Funeral Home in Mayfield is in charge of arrangements.