Kenneth Milby, 88, of Magnolia, passed away Friday, Nov. 9, 2012, at his residence.
He was a lifetime farmer, a member of Magnolia Baptist Church, a U.S. Army
veteran of World War II
and a longtime member of the LaRue County Pork Producers.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Walter and Mamie Stearman Milby; two brothers, James Crawford "J.C." Milby and Herman Stearman Milby; and an infant sister.
He is survived by his wife, Ruth Shipp Milby; a sister, Aletha Milby of Magnolia; a special niece and caregiver, Brittany (Charles) Whitmer; three nieces, Sharon (James) Carroll, Beverly (Bob) Smith and Chrisanna (Jerry) England; two great-nieces, Amanda (Nathan) Hall and Heather England; a great-nephew, Jonathan Jones; and two great-great-nieces, Katie Whitmer and Evelyn Hall.
The funeral is at 1 p.m. Monday at the Dixon-Rogers Funeral Home in Magnolia with the Rev. Dwayne Southwood officiating. Burial will follow in the Magnolia Cemetery.
Visitation will be from 3 until 8 p.m. today and after 9 a.m. Monday at the funeral home.