Arvil J. Sexton, 74


Arvil J. Sexton, 74, of Taylor Mill, Kentucky, passed away April 1, 2014, at the home of his daughter.

Born in Oneida, January 8, 1940, he was preceded in death by his parents, Harrison and Vertie Lloyd Sexton; wife, Mary McNeil; daughter, Teresa Doan; sisters: Helen, Rubbie, and Natomia; and brothers: Lester, Thurman, Georgie, and Chester Sexton.

He completed high school at Norma, played college basketball for two years, and planned the Sexton/Lloyd family reunion for several years.

He is survived by his son, Rodney (Sandra) Sexton; daughter, Linda (Kris) Siegert; 12 grandchildren, three great-grandchildren, brother, Eldon (Patricia) Sexton of Cincinnati, Ohio; sister, Ivona Anderson of Newport, Ky.; and several nieces and nephews, and many other relatives.

Funeral service was conducted April 4, at Allison & Rose Funeral Home with Rev. Muscial Pearson officiating. Entombment followed at Highland. Cemetery Mausoleum.

Arrangements by Allison & Rose Funeral Home, Taylor Mill, Ky.

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