Lucille (Adams) Gilkeson, age 95 of Dayton, passed away peacefully on Friday, May 28, 2021 at Ohio’s Hospice of Dayton surrounded by her family. She was born on August 5, 1925 in Jeremiah, KY, the daughter of the late Stephen R. Adams & Lucinda Back Arnold Spencer Adams. Mrs. Gilkeson attended the First Baptist Church of West Carrollton. Preceded in death by her husband Orion Arlou Gilkeson, her brothers Ray Arnold, Melvin Adams, Eugene Adams & Ellis Adams, her sisters Arminta Adams Blair, Rosanna Adams, Martha Adams Caudill, Christina Arnold Adams & Prescova Spencer Adams. She is survived by her 2 loving children Patricia Gilkeson & Orion Ronald Gilkeson, 3 grandchildren Jessica Graves (David Lee Howard), Holly Cates & Neal (Jade) Cates, great granddaughter Ayla Howard, as well as numerous nieces, nephews, other relatives and many friends. Graveside Service 12:00 O'clock noon Wednesday, June 2, 2021 at the Adams Family Cemetery in Jeremiah, Ky. Visitation 11:00 O'clock A.M. Wednesday, June 2, 2021 at the Blair Branch Old Regular Baptist Church. Out of town funeral services will be held at 12:00 p.m. on Tuesday, June 1, 2021 at the First Baptist Church of West Carrollton, 705 S. Elm St., West Carrollton, with Pastor Scott Wells officiating. The family will receive friends from 11:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. (1hour prior to service) at the church on Tuesday.
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