Mr. Virgil Lee Kilgore, age 70, of Old Trace Creek Road, Lewis County, passed away Monday evening, Nov. 14, 2016, at his residence.
He was born Feb. 1, 1946, in Lewis County, a son of the late Robert Watson and Parthena Logan Kilgore.
Virgil attended the Grahn Hill Freewill Baptist church and worked in Construction as a Concrete Supervisor. He enjoyed fishing and doing yard work.
He was preceded in death by his wife of 45 years, Sharon Kay Elza Kilgore; two brothers, Otha George Kilgore and Kermit Wayne Kilgore; and one sister, Wilma May Mabry.
Virgil is survived by two sons, Robert Lee Kilgore of Plainfield, Indiana, and Aaron Duwayne Kilgore of Morehead; one daughter, Paula Sue Kilgore of Vanceburg; four grandchildren, Courtney LeeAnna Kilgore, Chase Michael Wilson, Shane Aaron Kilgore, and Mia Grace Kilgore; three brothers, Joe Loyd Kilgore and Troy Ray Kilgore, both of Vanceburg, and Vernon Allen Kilgore of Olive Hill; and three sisters, Wanda Sue Wagoner of Olive Hill, Mary Elizabeth Kelsey and Debra Loraine Enix, both of Vanceburg. He also leaves many other family members and friends who will sadly miss him.
Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. Friday, Nov. 18, 2016, at Globe Funeral Chapel in Olive Hill, with Brother Terry Glover and Brother Jimmy Barker officiating. Burial will follow in the Smith-Gilliam Cemetery on Laurel Road in Lewis County.
Friends may visit from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 17, 2016, and until the service hour on Friday at Globe Funeral Chapel, 17277 West Highway US 60, Olive Hill, Kentucky 41164.
Family and friends will serve as pallbearers.
Condolences may be sent to the family at www.globefc.com.
Published on November 15, 2016