DEATH / OBITUARIES :Family and friends are mourning the death of Dr. James R. Rich who recently passed away.
We learned of the deceased through the following tribute posted on social media.
We are saddened to announce the passing of Dr. James R. Rich last night. “Doc Rich,” a retired family practitioner, represented the 5th District in Northern Kentucky for 36 years. Gov. Steve Beshear named him Commissioner Emeritus in 2012. Arrangements pending. @kyfishwildlife pic.twitter.com/8XFpDAq0Lm