LCPL Thomas Michael Bishop, Jr.
LCPL Thomas Michael Bishop, Jr., died July 9th 2008 at a young age of 21 in N.C. He served one tour in Iraq.
He leaves behind a 16 month old daughter, Karley C. Bishop; his wife, Eden Cranford Bishop; his parents, Cindy Riley Bishop and Thomas Bishop; two sisters, one brother, Tanyann M. Bishop, Stacy L. Bishop and Michael Thomas Bishop; his grandfather, William H. Riley; two uncles, one aunt, William H., II and Karen Riley, Robert Riley and Geraldine and Dwayne Swan; many cousins; nieces and nephews, Tanya Knapp Watt, Jessica Bahney, Nichole Riley, Victoria Riley, Roger Riley, William H. Riley III, Christopher Riley, Chelsea Riley, and Cody Riley; along with so many other family members.
Thomas was an athlete. He played baseball and football for Maine-Endwell. He graduated at Tates Creek High School in Lexington, Kentucky.
Funeral services will be held at Kerr Brothers Funeral Home, 3421 Harrodsburg Rd., Lexington, Kentucky, July 16th at 1:30 p.m.
Thomas you will be greatly missed. You are our hero.