Veachel Lile age 87 of Hardyville passed away Friday December 20, 2013 at his home. He was a native of Metcalfe County a retired Farmer, a United States Navy Veteran of World War II and was a member of VFW Post 6281 and the American Legion Post 65 . He was also a Kentucky Colonel and a member of the Center Church of Christ. He was preceded in death by his parents, Robert Lile and Bertie Walton Lile, his wife, Othella Lile on April 18, 2013 after 66 years of marriage, He was also preceded in death by two sisters, Eugenia Rice and Maedell Jewell and a Great-Grandson.
Veachel is survived by two daughters, Gardenia Riordan & her husband Keith of Hardyville, Trewresa Gilbert of Hardyville and two sons, Denzil Lile & his wife Connie of Elizabethtown and Deward Lile & his wife Sandy of Hardyville, 7 Grandchildren, 17 Great- Grandchildren and 2 Great-Great Grandchildren. His Sister, Kay London of Horse Cave, and several nieces and nephews.
In Lieu of flowers, donations may be given to the Atwell-Rock Cemetery c/o Gary Scott.
Funeral Services will be held at 2:00 p.m. Sunday December 22, 2013 in the Chapel of Winn Funeral Home with burial with Military Honors in the Atwell-Rock Cemetery near Shady Grove.
Visitation at Winn Funeral Home from 4 until 8 p.m. on Saturday and from 9 a.m. until funeral time on Sunday.