Former Hodgenville Mayor and LaRue County Schools Superintendent Roger L. Truitt died Friday, April 13, while on vacation in North Carolina.
Truitt, 72, had spent the day fishing and playing on the beach with his family. He suffered a massive heart attack that evening at their motel, according to his wife, Ann.
His family called 911 and paramedics revived him. However, he later died at Avon Medical Center.