Much beloved husband, father, and popaw, Daniel Keith Lambert, 83, of Clinton, TN passed away peacefully, surrounded by family, and in the faith of our Lord and Savior Jesus Christ on Saturday, March 30, 2019 at Methodist Medical Center in Oak Ridge, TN. He was born March 6, 1936 in Marine, WV to the late William and Asia Lambert. Daniel was a proud U.S. Army Veteran and served in the Korean Conflict.
In addition to his parents, Daniel was preceded in death by his grandson, Steven DuFour; brothers, Bob, Ralph, and Ronnie; and sisters, Violet, Faye, Fern, and Sue.
Daniel is survived by his wife of 59 years, JoAnn Clowser Lambert of Clinton, TN; daughters, Michell Womble and husband, Vince of Jacksonville, FL, Kelly Desjardins and husband, Jon of Cocoa, FL, Danni Lambert and husband, Bo of Maryville, TN; sons, Daniel Lambert Jr of Clinton, TN, Shane Lambert and wife, LaVonda of Heiskell, TN, and Shawn Lambert and wife, Tera of Corryton, TN; grandchildren, Amanda Lapine and husband, Jeff, Daniel Wiles and wife, Holly, Robert Schmidt and wife, Whitney, Marshall Hatfield, Joseph Schmidt, Brandon Lambert, Hunter Lambert, Haygan Lambert, and Logan Lambert; great grandchildren, Derek Wiles, Judah Schmidt, Dustin Lapine, and Lydia Schmidt.
A ceremony will be held on Friday, April 5 th at 9:30 AM at the East Tennessee State Veteran's Cemetery, 2200 East Governor John Sevier Hwy, Knoxville, TN 37920 with full military honors at the graveside. Jones Mortuary in Clinton, TN is in charge of all arrangements.