James (JL)

May 6, 1965 ~ September 29, 2021

Born in: Edmonton, KY
Resided in: Glasgow, KY

James Lee (JL) Walbert, age 56, of Glasgow, was born on May 6, 1965. He went home to be with the Lord Jesus Christ on September 29, 2021 at Greenview Hospital. He was the son of the late James W and Inis Walbert. He was a member of New Liberty Baptist Church.

Left to cherish his memory, a son, Tyler (Hannah) Walbert; a daughter, Brittany Walbert (Noah); special friend, Betty Simpson; grandson, Owen Russell; three beautiful granddaughters, Laken, Catherine, and Olivia; three sisters, Mary Jane Jessie (Earl), Sharon Hiser, and Kathy Henderson (Walter), all of Edmonton; one sister-in-law, Christina Walbert of Radcliff.

He was preceded in death by one brother, Timothy Walbert.

He was a kind and loving man and would help anyone who needed it. A former employee of Dana Corporation until it closed, he was currently employed at Eastern Elementary School.

The funeral service will be held at 1:00 PM, Tuesday, October 5th at A.F. Crow & Son Funeral Home with burial in the Peers Cemetery. Visitation will be 12:00 PM until 8:00 PM Monday and Tuesday morning until time for the service at the funeral home.

In lieu of flowers, the family will be establishing the James Walbert Memorial Scholarship. For information on donating, contact Tyler Walbert.

A.F. Crow & Son is both honored and privileged to be entrusted with the care of Mr. Walbert

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  1. JL was always a very nice man . He was always ready to help people anyway he could . We have lots of great memories of him . He always enjoyed coming to our house for bonfires and talking .

    Prayers for you all !

    Deepest Condolences Jerry & Stephanie McClellan

  2. Prayers and love for all who knew Jay , he was a great guy and friend. He always talked about his grandkids with pride. He loved making pies and cakes and they were delicious. We had many laughs and great times. Fly high my friend.
    Deepest sympathies to your family and friends, Debbie Fulcher

  3. So sorry for your loss. Prayers for all the family. JL was always so nice and would always help anyone he could. He was a great and hard working guy , enjoyed working with him.

  4. I will never forget JL’s kindness. May he rest in the arms of the Lord! I pray for peace and comfort for all the loved ones during this difficult time and the days ahead.
    My most sincere condolences,
    Celesta Decker

  5. So sorry for the families loss!! I grew up with JL and he was always nice as they come and smart as a tack! RIP my childhood friend.

  6. Tyler(Hannah), Brittany and family, so sorry for your loss. Thoughts and prayers for each of you.

  7. Tyler and Brittany, I am so very sorry to hear about your dad. My condolences to you and the family.
    Sharon & family

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