Charles Bradford Lilly

Owenton, Ky ñ Charles Bradford Lilly, 82, of Owenton, passed away Tuesday, Feb. 26, 2013, at his home. Born July 19, 1930, he was the son of the late Jesse and Betty Ann Duvall Lilly. Charles was also preceded in death by his wife, Joyce Glenn Kingkade Lilly and his foster parents, Porter and Bessie Duvall Keith. Charles served his country in the United States Army during the Korean conflict. He was a retired employee of the Kentucky Highway Department and also worked as a carpenter and farmer. He was a member of the Beechgrove Baptist Church. Charles is survived by three sons, Marty Lilly (Tina), Jeff Lilly (Bobbie Jean) and David Lilly; one daughter, Deborah Glenn Lilly; 11 grandchildren, Jarrod, Shannon, Kara, Gabe, Brad, Danielle, Amanda, Jennifer, Daniel, Erik and Ben; and three great-grandchildren, Blaine, Alexander and Daniel Wayne. The funeral services were held Saturday, March 2, 2013, with the Rev. David Wotier and Bro. Johnny Thomas officiating. Burial was in the Owenton Cemetery. Memorial contributions may be made to the Owenton & Owen County Volunteer Fire Department or the Hospice of the Bluegrass.
Published in The Owenton News-Herald from Mar. 6 to Mar. 13, 2013