Whitesburg KY

Lelar R. Baldwin dies at 88

Lelar R. Baldwin, 88, of Burdine, died May 28 at Parkview Manor Nursing Home in Pikeville.

Born in Dungannon, Va., she was a daughter of the late H.P. and Myrtle V. Castle-Baldwin. She was preceded in death by a daughter, Dianaha Christianson; three sisters, Ina Mae Baldwin, Nancy Baldwin and Linda Baldwin; and four brothers, Carson Baldwin, Bill Baldwin Jr., Coy Baldwin and Rolie Baldwin.

Ms. Baldwin was a dietician at Jenkins Community Hospital for more than 40 years.

She is survived by a son, Kyle Baldwin and wife Jo Ann of Jenkins; five grandchildren, Lori, Scott, Mark, Christopher and William “Bucky”; eight great-grandchildren; a sister, Carol Beutler of Ottowa, Ohio; four brothers, Alfo Baldwin of Montague, Calif., Glenn Baldwin of Pound, Va., Shade Baldwin of Burdine, and Avis Baldwin of Virgie; and several nieces and nephews.

Funeral services were held May 31. Burial was in Green Acres Cemetery in Ermine.

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