Talladega, Ala., farrier James Lee Pilkington Sr. passed away Monday, April 24, 2018. He was 75.

Pilkington was a farrier by trade and loved horses and riding them. He is survived by his wife, three siblings, a grandson, and two great grandchildren.

The funeral services will be held Friday, April 27 at the Talladega Funeral Home in Talladega, Ala.