Drucilla “Sillar” <I>Craft</I> Sergent


Drucilla “Sillar” Craft Sergent

Millstone, Letcher County, Kentucky, USA
Death 20 Dec 1959 (aged 85)
Millstone, Letcher County, Kentucky, USA
Burial Democrat, Letcher County, Kentucky, USA
Plot Possible burial in Sergent Cemetery located in Democrat, Letcher County, Kentucky where husband Isom Sergent is buried.
Memorial ID 125441637 View Source
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Enoch Andrew Sergent 1894 – 1967
Sarah Elizabeth Sergent 1896 – 1984
Samuel Calvin Sergent 1900 – 1979
Bennie Benjamin E Sergent 1904 – 1938
Archie Columbus Sergent 1905 – 1987
William Hiram Sergent 1908 – 1988
Joseph Sergent 1911 – 1987
Isom P Sergent 1920 – 1996

Mountain Eagle (Whitesburg, KY): September 24, 1959, page 1

Aunt Sillar Sergent dies at Millstone
Mrs Drucilla Sergent, 84, of Millstone, died at her residence on Sept 20.
Widely known as "Aunt Sillat", Mrs Sergent was the widow of Isom Sergent. She is survived by seven children.
Sarah E. (Harrison) Profitt, Camp Branch; William H Sergent , Millstone; Archie C. Sergent, Indiana; Samuel C. Sergent, Democrat; Enoch A Sergent, Camp Branch; Joseph Sergent, Maryland; and Isom Sergent, Jr of Millstone. Other survivors include a sister, Mrs. Sarah Franklin of Millstone.
Funeral Services were held at the Elizabeth Regular Baptist Church, conducted by Lewis Craft and Elbert Bentley. Burial was in the Sergent Cemetery on Rockhouse. Craft Funeral Home was in charge.

Mountain Eagle (Whitesburg, KY): October 1, 1959


On December 4, 1874, God sent a flower to decorate the home of Enoch (Chuck) and Polly Ann Craft, a little daughter. She was so pretty and so humble that they chose one of the Biblical names for her, Drucilla. Here on Millstone Creek, she grew to a fair and beautiful young lady and always gladdened the hearts of Uncle Chuck and Aunt Polly Ann, and the rest of the family.
August 19, 1893, she placed her hand in the hand of Ison Sergent and cowed to God that she would be to him a true, devoted, and obedient wife until death do us part. This vow she kept to the letter. Isom departed this life in May of 1920, leaving Aunt Sillar with eight (8) children whom she raised and educated as well as she could. She remained true to her vow to Uncle Isom, living a widow for almost 40 years.
The children are Enoch and Sarah Elizabeth of Camp Branch, Sam of Democrat, Ben who lost his life serving his country, Archie of Charlestown, Ind., Joe of Essex Maryland, Bill and Isom Jr of Millstone.

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  • Added: 21 Feb 2014
  • Find a Grave Memorial 125441637
  • Find a Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Drucilla “Sillar” Craft Sergent (4 Dec 1874–20 Dec 1959), Find a Grave Memorial ID 125441637, citing Sergent Cemetery, Democrat, Letcher County, Kentucky, USA ; Maintained by caf (contributor 47380160) .