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Walter Lee Killebrew, Sr

Elkton, Todd County, Kentucky, USA
Death 11 Mar 1991 (aged 56)
Hopkinsville, Christian County, Kentucky, USA
Burial Hopkinsville, Christian County, Kentucky, USA
Memorial ID 104900867 · View Source
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Kentucky New Era, Saturday, March 16, 1991

Walter Lee Killebrew, 56, of 48A Pennyrile Apartments, died at 8:25 a.m. Monday at Jennie Stuart Medical Center after a long illness.

Services will be at 1 p.m. Monday at Durrett Avenue Baptist Church, with the Rev. Dr. H.H. Belle officiating and burial in Cave Spring Cemetery.

Visitation will begin at noon Sunday at Babbage Funeral Home.

A native of Elkton, he was born March 3, 1935, son of the late Christopher and Mary Frances Burse Killebrew. He was a retired farmer and a member of Durrett Avenue Baptist Church.

Survivors include his wife, Johnnie Bailey Killebrew; two sons, Thomas Bailey and Walter Killebrew Jr., both of Hopkinsville; three daughters, Jenita Dyess, Patricia Everett and LaShunda Bailey, all of Hopkinsviile; three brothers, Otis Killebrew and Christopher Killebrew Jr., both of Hopkinsville, and Charles Smith, Chicago, Ill.; two sisters, Emma Gene Wallace and Iona Rouse, both of Hopkinsville; and 11 grandchildren.

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