David Ray Board, age 65, of Irvington, KY, passed away Tuesday, March 2, 2021 at U of L Hospital in Louisville, KY.
David was born September 16, 1955 in Bewleyville, KY to Nelson Board and the late Carolyn Bell Stith Board. His brother, Ricky Board also preceded him in death.
David was in the Breckinridge County High School class of 1973 and was a member of the Bewleyville United Methodist Church. David was a proud volunteer firefighter for the Irvington, Webster, and Custer Fire Departments and worked as a member of the R.E.A.C.T team. He worked at the golf course on Fort Knox, did transport for the Breckinridge County Jail, and was a first responder driving an ambulance.
He is survived by his father, Nelson Board of Irvington; three brothers: Ronald (Donna) Nelson Board, Jerry Eugene (Sharon Nix) Board, and Gary Wayne (Sharon Ledford) Board; nieces and nephews: Lauren (Chris) Willis, Rebecca (Jeremy) Craig, Brandon (Jennifer) Board, Eric Board, Neil (September) Board, Meredith (Rob) Harrington, Travis (Carrie) Board, Carrie (Eric) Ledford; and several great-nieces and nephews.
The family would also like to give a special thanks to the staff on 8 West at U of L Hospital for their phenomenal care for David.
Funeral Services will be held Friday, March 5, 2021 at 2:00 PM EST from the Chapel of Alexander Funeral Home in Irvington with burial to follow in Bethel Cemetery.
Visitation will be Friday, March 5, 2021 from 11:00AM – 2:00 PM at the funeral home.
Expressions of sympathy may be made to the Christopher & Dana Reeve Foundation, 636 Morris Turnpike, Suite 3A, Short Hills, NJ 07078.
Online condolences may be made at www.irvingtonfh.com.