Artie Huffman, 90, of Kelby Court died at 8:15 p.m. Thursday, June 7, 2012 at Covingtons Convalescent Center following a long illness.
Services will be 1:00 p.m. Wednesday, June 13, 2012 at Hughart & Beard Funeral Home in Hopkinsville with Rev. Nathan Brown officiating. Burial will follow in Kentucky Veterans Cemetery West. Visitation will be Wednesday from 11:00 a.m. until the funeral hour at Hughart & Beard Funeral Home in Hopkinsville.
A native of North River, Virginia he was born March 5, 1922 the son of the late Evertte Lee Huffman and Sallie Douglas Meyerhoffer Huffman. He was retired after 23 years of service in the United States Army where he served as a Chief Warrant Officer. After his retirement he worked 17 years at Thomas Industries. He was a member of First Christian Church in Hopkinsville.
Survivors include his wife: Bobbie Huffman; two sons: Jerry Lynn Huffman of Richmond, VA and Carl Lee Huffman of Clarksville, TN; and one step grandson.
Memorial contributions may be made to the Christian County Humane Society or the American Heart Association.