Whitesburg KY

Funeral services set for Lucille Adams Gilkeson



Lucille Adams Gilkeson, 95, of Dayton, Ohio, died May 28 at Ohio’s Hospice of Dayton.

Born in Jeremiah to the late Stephen R. Adams and Lucinda Back Arnold Spencer Adams, she was the widow of Orion Arlou Gilkeson.

Mrs. Gilkeson attended the First Baptist Church of West Carrollton.

She is survived by two children Patricia Gilkeson and Orion Ronald Gilkeson; three grandchildren, Jessica Graves and David Lee Howard, Holly Cates and Neal Cates and wife Jade; and a great-granddaughter, Ayla Howard.

Mrs. Gilkeson was preceded in death by four brothers, Ray Arnold, Melvin Adams, Eugene Adams and Ellis Adams, and five sisters, Arminta Adams Blair, Rosanna Adams, Martha Adams Caudill, Chris- tina Arnold Adams and Prescova Spencer Adams.

Visitation will take place at 11 a.m. today, June 2, at the Blair Branch Old Regular Baptist Church.

Graveside services will be held at noon today, June 2, at the Adams family cemetery in Jeremiah.

Letcher Funeral Home of Whitesburg has charge of local arrangements.

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