New Kent Charles City Chronicle

News for New Kent County and Charles City County, Virginia | July 2, 2020

Karen Ann Lambert


Karen Ann Lambert, 63, of New Kent, died peacefully surrounded by family on Monday, June 3, 2019.

She was born on August 26, 1955, in Marrero, Louisiana to Otis and Dorothy Lege’. She moved to New Kent, Virginia, in 1987 where she spent the remainder of her life loving trips to the mountains, gardening, cooking, and spending time with family, especially her beloved grandchildren.

Karen was preceded in death by her father, Otis Lege’; brother, Nelson “Rickey” Lege’; and sister, Lisa Lege’.

She is survived by her husband of 39 years, Tommy Lambert; two daughters, Courtney Lambert and Casey Stowe; mother, Dorothy Lege’; siblings, Chrissy Miller, Melanie Gaede, and Randy Lege’; three grandchildren, Desirae Stowe, Dylan Stowe, and Macy Marshburn; and many nieces and nephews.

A private memorial service will be held with family only on June 23, 2019. Contributions and flowers may be sent by contacting Brandy Borja at Condolences may be made online at