Billy Wayne KilgoreChurch Hill, TN | June 11, 2012
Billy Wayne Kilgore – Church Hill, TN
Billy Wayne Kilgore, 55, Church Hill, TN went to be with the Lord, Monday, June 11, 2012 at Wellmont Holston Valley Medical Center.
Mr. Kilgore was born in Sullivan County, TN on August 20, 1956, the son of the late Howard Edward and Lena Alice Bear Kilgore.
He was retired from the United States Postal Service. He was of the Pentecostal faith and attended Gate City United Pentecostal Church. He was a veteran of the United States Army.
Survivors include his wife, Edna Jewell Kilgore, Church Hill, TN; sons, Scottie Lee Kilgore, Church Hill, TN and Adam Wayne Kilgore and wife, Allison, Billings, MT; step sons, James Artist and wife, Cindy, Indianapolis, IN, Michael Artist and wife, Angie, Rochester, IN, and Brian Hawkins and wife, Sandy, Church Hill, TN; 9 grandchildren; 13 step grandchildren; sisters, Linda Ferguson and husband, Stewart, Kingsport, TN, Rosie McFarland and husband, Mike, MI, and Susie Snyder, Kingsport, TN; brothers, Howard Edward Kilgore, Jr., and wife, Cathy, Kingsport, TN and Gary Kilgore and wife, Pam, Kingsport, TN; his special friend, George Henry, Church Hill, TN; along with several nieces and nephews.
The family will receive friends from 5-7 p.m., Wednesday, June 13, 2012 at the Gate City United Pentecostal Church. Funeral services will be conducted at 7:00 p.m. with Rev. Danny Grizzle and Rev. Dennis Grizzle officiating.
Military Graveside Services will be conducted at 10:00 a.m., Thursday, June 14, 2012 at the V.A. Mountain Home National Cemetery, Mountain Home, TN by the American Legion Hammond Post #3, Kingsport, TN and Post # 265, Gate City, VA.
Family and friends will serve as pallbearers.
Family and friends are asked to meet at the VA Mountain Home National Cemetery at 9:45 a.m.
An online guest register is available for the Kilgore family at www.gatecityfunerals.com.
Gate City Funeral Home is honored to be serving the family of Billy Wayne Kilgore.
So sorry to hear of Bill's passing. We knew Bill from work at VMF. Will always remember his quiet spirit and smile. Praying for comfort and peace for all of Bill's family.
Ronnie and Sandy Harris
Posted by: Sandy Harris, June 14, 2012
I am so sorry to hear of Billy's passing. My thoughts and prayers are with all of his family. God bless you.
Posted by: Marsha Adinolfi Lynch, June 14, 2012
Gary & Junior, So sorry to hear about Billy. Know during this time that we lift your family up in prayer to our LORD.
Posted by: Keith & Tammy Davis, June 14, 2012
Gary and Junior: Sorry to hear about your loss We are praying that the lord give you comfort in this difficult time in your lives. Please let us know if we can do anything.
Posted by: Keith and Tammy Davis, June 13, 2012
Jewel and family, We are sorry for your loss. Billy was a wonderful guy and will be missed by all that knew him. If there us anything we can do call. We will be praying that the Lord gives you strength during this time.
Posted by: Jimmy and Bobbie Rhoton, June 12, 2012
Gary and Family:
We have gotten to know you from relying upon your service to our home and to my mother's prior to her death. So sorry to hear of the loss of your brother. Please know you are in our thoughts.
Donald and Donna Davis
Posted by: Donna Davis, June 12, 2012
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