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Othella Lile

Othella Lile age 82 of Hardyville passed away Wednesday April 17, 2013 at T. J. Samson Community Hospital. She was a native of Metcalfe County , a devoted wife and loving mother, grandmother, great-grandmother and great-great-grandmother.She was a member of Shady Grove Baptist Church. She was prededed in death by her parents, Amos and Hettie Crain Rock, Five sisters, Mary Kate Rock, Geneva Jones, Vera Wilcoxson, Dorothy South and Jessie Tillman. Three brothers, Willie , Clifford and Bro. Lemmond Rock and a great-grandson Jarred Patterson.

Survived by

She is survived by her loving husband of 66 years, Veachel Lile of Hardyville, 2 daughters, Gardenia Riordan & her husband Keith of Hardyville & Trewresa Gilbert of Nashville TN. 2 sons, Denzil Lile & his wife Connie of Elizabethtown & Deward Lile & his wife Sandy of Hardyville.

7 grandchildren, 17 great-grandchildren & 1 great-great-grandchild. She is also survived by several nieces , nephews & a host of friends.


Visitation at Winn Funeral Home from 4 until 8 p.m. on Saturday and after 9 a.m. Sunday until funeral time.

Funeral Service

Funeral Services will be held at 2:00 p.m. Sunday April 21, 2013 in the Chapel of Winn Funeral Home in Horse Cave with burial to follow in the Atwell-Rock Cemetery near Shady Grove.

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Just wanted to leave a message of hope from the bible with you and your family from Revelation 21:3,4.

God promises here that soon death and sorrow will be done away with forever.

Jeff Apr 29 2013 12:00 AM


I have been thinking about you and your family the last few days. I feel certain your mother's passing was a Celebration of a Life Well Lived.

Blessings and Prayers,

Senator David Givens

Senator David Givens Apr 24 2013 12:00 AM

TO: OTHELLA LILE FAMILY, There are two words that come to mind I'M SORRY there are no other words to describe how we feel about the loss of your loved one but they will always be in your heart. May GOD BLESS EACH AND EVERY ONE OF YOU. We will be sending a donation to the cemetery. Take care of each other you will be in our prayers. Love Judy and Dwayne.

Judy Lile and Dwayne Lile Apr 22 2013 12:00 AM

Our sincere condolences in this time of loss of your mother. In my visit with her and your dad, I found her to be a very pleasant, friendly and delightful person who was quite interested in each one of her family. May God grant you peace and soon lighten your burden of loss.

We are sending a donation to the Rock-Atwell Cemetery in memory of your mother.

Clayton & Charolette Rock Apr 21 2013 12:00 AM

I am so sorry for your loss. The world has lost a wonderful woman. I will keep you both in my prayers. No words can express the sadness of this loss but I know you have many wonderful memories to keep in your heart.

Toni Cory Apr 21 2013 12:00 AM

We are so sorry for you loss. A mother is a very special person in your life. We are thinking and praying for you and your family.

Fred and Sandra White Apr 21 2013 12:00 AM

So sorry for your loss. You are in my prayers.
God Bless you...

Rick Crouch Apr 21 2013 12:00 AM

Veachel, our prayers are with you. Denzil, we're so sorry to learn of your Mother's passing. Our thoughts and prayers are with both of you in these difficult times.

Bill and Myra Lytle Apr 20 2013 12:00 AM

I am very sorry to hear about your Mom, I know there is nothing I can say that will make it any easier, so I will just say God Bless and I will pray for a brighter day. Your friend and army buddy Denny!!!

Denny Reagan Apr 20 2013 12:00 AM

Deepest condolenses to you Brother and family.
Thinking of you all.
Rusty / Barb Morley TASMANIA

Rusty & Barbara Morley Apr 20 2013 12:00 AM

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