Obituary: Elvert Lee Kilgo


Funeral services for Elvert Lee Kilgo, 94, of Hanceville, Alabama will be at 2 p.m. Sunday, Feb. 9, 2020 at Hanceville Funeral Home chapel. Burial will follow at Bethlehem East Cemetery in Hanceville. The family will welcome guests for a visitation beginning at 6 p.m. Saturday evening, Feb. 8, 2020 and from noon-2 p.m. prior to the service Sunday, Feb. 9, 2020.

Mr. Kilgo is the son of the late Frank and Minnie Kilgo.

Mr. Kilgo is survived by his children Wanda (Phillip) Marion, Dale (Diann) Kilgo, Sandra (Eric) Smith and Patti (Kenny) Campbell; 12 grandchildren; 33 great-grandchildren; one great-great-grandchild; brothers Delwin Kilgo, Loyal Kilgo, and Brady Kilgo; sister Leonia Johnson; and a host of nieces, nephews and extended family.

In addition to his parents Mr. Kilgo is preceded in death by his wife Viola (Stewart) Kilgo; sons Randy and Jimmy Kilgo; brothers Elmos, Ervin, Lawerence, and Earl Kilgo; and a sister Lessie Watson.