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Shirley M. (Biddix) Pilkington, Adair County, KY/NC native (1937-2017)

She was a member of the Gradyville Baptist Church and a homemaker. Her husband, Jim Pilkington, survives. She leaves 22 direct living descendants.
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Shirley M. Pilkington, 79, of Adair County, KY, died Friday, June 16, 2017, at 12:50am,CT at T.J. Samson Community Hospital in Glasgow, KY.

Graveside service will be Sunday, June 18, 2017 at 2pmCT, at the Moss Cemetery, 735 Moss Cemetery Road, Columbia, KY, with Bro. Keith Fields officiating. Burial will follow. There will be no visitation at the funeral home.

Shirley M. (Biddix) Pilkington, Adair Co, KY/NC native (1937-2017)

She was born July 26, 1937, in Sylva, Jackson County, NC. She was the daughter of the late William Walter & Bertha Cook Biddix. She died Friday, June 16, 2017, in Glasgow, Barren County, KY, at the age of 79 years, 10 months, and 21 days. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her daughter, Sheila Pilkington.

She was a member of Gradyville Baptist Church and a homemaker.

Survivors include:
  • Her husband: Jim Pilkington of Adair County, KY

  • Two sons: Will (Rachael) Pilkington and James Hardy ( Loleeta) Pilkington all of Adair County, KY

  • One sister: Clovie Putnam of Bethel, NC

  • Twelve grandchildren

  • Eight great-grandchildren
Send condolences to the family of Shirley M. (Biddis) Pilkington

Grissom-Martin Funeral Home, 200 Campbellsville Street, Columbia, KY, is in charge of arrangements.

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Shirley M. (Biddix) Pilkington, Adair County, KY/NC native (1937-2017)

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Shirley M. (Biddix) Pilkington, Adair County, KY/NC native (1937-2017)

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