Lucille Thompson Troxtle, age 77, of Science Hill, Ky. passed away on Wednesday, January 24, 2018 at Lake Cumberland Regional Hospital.
She was born on October 29, 1940 in the Delta community, the
daughter of the late Ephriam and Linda Jones Thompson.
She was a member of the Denham Street Baptist Church and a retired employee of G.E. Glass Plant.
She was a devoted mother and grandmother, always caring about the well-being of others.
She would always talk about Jesus and emphasize the importance of going to church and living for the Lord.
Her greatest desire was to know that her children were saved and had hope of eternal life spent in Heaven with Jesus and her loved ones.
She will be missed by all who knew and loved her. Our loss is truly Heaven's gain.
She married John Elmer Troxtle on March 23, 1957, who preceded her in death.
She is also preceded in death by her parents; a granddaughterTasha Dobbs, a brotherEdward Thompson, and sistersHazel Thompson Hall, Iva Thompson and Rosetta Thompson.
She is survived by two sonsDuane Troxtle of Science Hill and James Dale (Mary) Troxtle of Bronston; two daughtersTrulayne (Tony) Mink of Science Hill and Donna (Mark) Casada of Bronston; brothersRobert (Joyce) Thompson of Clay Hill in Wayne Co., Vernon (Marilyn) Thompson of Ohio and James (Lynn) Thompson of Ala.; one sisterLilly Bolen of Somerset; 10 grandchildren and nine great-grandchildren.
Funeral services were held at 1 p.m. on Saturday, January 27, 2018 in the funeral home chapel. Burial was in the Liberty Cemetery in Kidder, Ky.
In lieu of flowers the family requests that contributions be made to the Gideon Memorial Bible Plan.
Southern Oaks Funeral Home in charge of arrangements.
Published on January 30, 2018