ULYSSES - Arcine Lamberson, 72, died Wednesday, March 12, 2014 at Bob Wilson Memorial Hospital in Ulysses.
He was born May 11, 1941 to Wilber Lee and Tempie (Overton) Lamberson in Dumont, Texas.
Arcine married Linda Thompson on June 26, 1960 in Ulysses.
He graduated from Grant County Rural High School in 1959.
He was a butcher for Hi-Low Foods and IGA during his high school years and his early 20’s.
He then moved to a lifelong career with John Deere and working many years in Ulysses and also managing SteveCo Implement in Hugoton, where he worked until his retirement.
After a year of retirement, he worked in the maintenance department of Pioneer Electric in Ulysses.
He loved old cars and playing with his grandkids.
He enjoyed yard work, working on the house, and tinkering.
He enjoyed antiquing and collected lemon juicers and John Deere items.
He is survived by his wife; daughter, Holly Mathes and husband Allen, Ulysses; brothers: Kenneth, North Carolina, Glynn, Washington, Gail, Ulysses, Garry, Washington, and Wayne, Ulysses; sister, Ginger Kilburn, Independence, Mo.; three grandchildren: Adam, Emily and Jake; and six great-grandchildren: Leah, Addison, Chayden, Chaunee, Cash, and Claude.
He was preceded in death by his parents; and brothers, James, Gene, Earl, Rod, and David.
• Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. on Saturday at the Shelton Memorial Christian Church in Ulysses with the Reverend Kelly Gindlesberger and the Reverend Sam Bynum presiding.
Memorials are suggested to the Ulysses Animal Shelter or the Shelton Memorial Christian Church in care of Garnand Funeral Home, 405 W. Grant Ave, Ulysses, KS 67880.