Lucille (Daugherty) Adkins(1923 - 2014)


Lucille Daugherty Adkins, 90, of Cecilia, died Thursday, April 10, 2014, at Baptist East Hospital in Lousiville.

She was born Sept. 8, 1923, in Hardin County, the daughter of the late Haynes and Daisy Flowers Daugherty. Lucille was a homemaker who enjoyed quilting, handwork and crafts. She attended Rough Creek Baptist Church.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Ellis Adkins; three brothers, William, Raymond and Huie Daugherty; and two sisters, Louise Alexander and Mayetta John.

Lucille is survived by a brother, Willard Daugherty of Custer; a sister, Oetta Carter of Louisville; and many nieces and nephews.

The funeral is at 2 p.m. Sunday at Trent-Dowell Funeral Home in Hardinsburg with the Rev. John R. Clark officiating. Burial follows in Howe Valley Cemetery. Those honored to be pallbearers for Lucille are Jason Willis, Kenneth Wayne Daugherty, Ova Alexander Jr., Marcus Tyler Miller, Sam Burden and Dennis VanMeter.

Visitation is from 4:30 to 9 p.m. Saturday and after 11 a.m. Sunday at the funeral home.

Memorial contributions are suggested to Rough Creek Baptist Church.

Funeral Home

Trent-Dowell Funeral Home
308 South Hardin Street Hardinsburg, KY 40143
(270) 756-2172
Published in The News-Enterprise on Apr. 12, 2014