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Lavon Lile

Lavon Lile, age 85, passed away Thursday, September 9, 2021. Lavon was born March 10, 1936 to the late Jim and Geneva Young Lile

Lavon was a lifelong farmer in the Center-Three Springs community of Metcalfe County and was a member of Allen Grove Baptist Church. He was well known throughout the years for performing and writing country western music.

He is preceded in death by an infant sister, Clara May and special uncle, Damon.

He is survived by his wife of 65 years, Glyna Maye Fancher Lile; Sons Marty (Andrea) and Benny (Chris) ; four grandchildren, Tailor, Madison, Cameron, and Casey; one great Grandson Clayton.

In lieu of flowers, Lavon requested memorials be made to Wounded Warriors Project and/or North Metcalfe Volunteer Fire Department.

Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. on Sunday, September 12, 2021 at Winn Funeral Home with burial to follow in the Houk Cemetery. Visitation will be held from 4-8 p.m. on Saturday, September 11, 2021 and from 11 a.m. until time of service Sunday.

Condolences may be expressed online at www.winnfuneralhome.com

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Bennie, I am so sorry to hear about your father's passing. I pray that you will have only good thoughts in the days ahead about your father.

Dempsey Copass Sep 12 2021 2:52 PM

So sorry for your loss. I watched the video and you certainly could see the love he had for his family in every picture. Peace and comfort in the days ahead.

J.T./Martha Parnell Sep 12 2021 11:37 AM

So sorry for your loss. Praying comfort for the family.

Rose Meadows Sep 12 2021 7:34 AM


LINDA S HEYMIG Sep 11 2021 1:04 PM

A candle was lit in memory of Lavon Lile

Greg & Diane White Sep 10 2021 5:08 PM

To a gem of a man, I wish I had known longer, your music will always live in my heart and I will remember sitting at your feet singing the first time I met you a little over a yr and a half ago.
Prayers to the family 🙏🏻🙏🏻

Tammy Jones Sep 10 2021 4:42 PM

A good and loving man. We will miss him.

Rick and Charlotte Sep 10 2021 4:34 PM

Glyna, Marty, Benny, & Family, We are so sorry to hear of Lavon's passing. You are in our thoughts and prayers during this difficult time.

Don & Betty Robertson, Tom & Kim Tyler & Family Sep 10 2021 2:41 PM

I am so sorry for your loss. Prayers for comfort.

Trena Rogers Sep 10 2021 2:18 PM