Lloyd S. Girdler, age 78, of
Somerset, passed away on Tuesday, February 21, 2017 at the Jean
Waddle Hospice Unit of Lake Cumberland Regional Hospital.
Lloyd was born on August 26,
1938 in the city of Somerset, KY, to the late Sanford Perkins
and Violet Elizabeth Lowe Girdler.
Lloyd was a member of Saline
Church of God, where also served as an usher. He enjoyed
camping, being outdoors and being on the lake. He also enjoyed
going to Florida and spending time on the beach. Lloyd was
fondly known as “Smiley” to his friends.
survived by his wife, Betty Haste Girdler, whom he married 57
years ago on January 3, 1959 in Pensacola, FL;
(and Peter) Dubuisson, of Humboldt, TN; brother, Edward (and
Mary) Akin, of Somerset; sisters, Glenda (and Darrel) Wilson, of
Somerset, Wanda Leatherberry, of Pensacola, FL, and Gayla (and
Tom) Reyer, of Somerset; grandchildren, Chad Wesley (and
Juliette) Dubuisson, and Laura Danielle (and Lee) Davis;
great-grandchildren, Gabriel Alexander Davis, Sarah Elizabeth
Davis, and Jax Snyder.
Lloyd was preceded in death by
his parents; his brothers, Thomas Girdler, Amos Akin and Junior
Girdler; his sisters, Francis Dugger and his twin sister, Lois
Visitation will be held on
Friday, February 24, 2017 after 11:00 A.M. in the Chapel of
Southern Oaks Funeral Home with funeral services to begin at
1:00 P.M. at the funeral home with Bro. Harold Robinson
Burial will follow in the Beech
Pallbearers will be Chad
Dubuisson, Lee Davis, Teddy Wilson, Kenney Eaton, Peter
Dubuisson and Greg Humphrey.
Oaks Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements.