Rev. E. A. Brown, Sr., officiated at the services. Burial followed in Trigg Memory Acres in Trigg County.
Mr. Humphries died on Wednesday, October 31, 2007, at 2:30 p.m., at Lourdes Hospital in Paducah of natural causes.
Mr. Humphries was born on November 26, 1932, in Trigg County. He was the son of the late John Henry, Sr., and Virginia Bingham Humphries.
Mr. Humphries was a former Mechanic at Lake Barkley State Resort Park and was a member of Bloomfield Baptist Church.
Survivors include his wife, Lena Mae Acree Humphries of Cadiz; three sons, Timothy Humphries and Joel Humphries, both of Cadiz, and John Earl Humphries of Paducah; three daughters, Hattie Cheatham and Annetta Boyd, both of Cadiz, and Lenetta Graves of Lacey, Wash.; 12 grandchildren; and four great-grandchildren.