Ada Banks Sturgill, 83, died February 16 at Hazard Appalachian Regional Healthcare Hospital.
The daughter of the late Curtis and Gertrude Everidge Banks, she was born at Colson. She was the widow of Roy Sturgill.
Mrs. Sturgill enjoyed spending time with her family, especially her grandchildren and great-grandchildren. She also enjoyed cooking and quilting.
Surviving are her daughter, Theresa “Dan” Cook of Summerville, S.C.; two brothers, Bennie Banks and Wilgus Banks, both of Oxford, Ohio; three grandchildren, Rickey Wade Day, Michael Douglas Rayburn and Matthew Joseph Cook; and seven great-grandchildren, Allison Day, Connor Day, Ethan Day, Michlyn Rayburn, Dylan Rayburn, Ryan Cook and Emma Cook.
Funeral services will take place at 2 p.m. today (Wednesday) in Whitesburg. Burial will be in Green Acres Cemetery at Ermine.