Funeral services for David Lambert, age 72, of Brownwood, will be held at 10 a.m. Thursday, June 2, 2011, at the Davis-Morris Funeral Home Chapel, with Pastor Curtis Schneider officiating. Interment to follow in Greenleaf Cemetery, under the direction of Davis-Morris Funeral Home. Visitation will be held from 6 to 8 p.m. today at the funeral home.

    Mr. Lambert passed away Sunday, May 29, 2011, in Brownwood.

    David was born on May 11, 1939, in Needham, Mass., to Rufus Alfred Lambert and Elsie (Briggs) Lambert. He served in the U. S. Air Force before going to work for the U.S. Department of Agriculture for 34 years. David was married to Esther Teco on May 29, 1985, in N. Andover, Mass. He was a member of the American Legion, Brownwood Amateur Radio Club and the Grace Lutheran Church in Brownwood.

    He is survived by his wife, Esther Lambert of Brownwood; sons, James Lambert of , Dennis Fernando Lambert of Brownwood, Andrew Jason Lambert of Brownwood; daughter, Griselda Diaz of Brownwood; brothers, Kenneth A. Lambert and wife Margaret of N. Andover, Mass., and Wayne Lambert and wife Carol of Jupiter, Fla.; daughter-in-law, Sandra Lambert of Brownwood; and grandchildren, Chris Diaz Jr., Kim Diaz, and Allison Lambert all of Brownwood; and numerous nieces and nephews.

    He was preceded in death by his parents.

    Condolences may be left for the family at www.davismorrisfuneralhome.com.