Mr. Lyday was of Baptist faith.
He was a veteran of U.S. Navy and was employed by Healthcare Services in Mayfield, Ky.
Survivors include father, Benjamin Lyday of Paducah; his mother and step-father, Shirley Allen Faulkner and Gary Faulkner of Metropolis; one sister, Kathy Walters of Metropolis; and one niece, Taylor Walters of Metropolis.
Funeral service was held Tuesday at Milner & Orr Funeral Home of Paducah with Rev. Larry Rudesill officiating.