Lillian Margaret Gilbert Creason of Sparta, Tennessee, formerly of Pikeville, was promoted to heaven on Thursday, September 27, 2018 in Life Care of Sparta.
Lillian was of the Church of God faith and a member of the family of God. She was a housewife and enjoyed working in her flower gardens.
She was preceded in death by her loving husband of 57 years Mathew Creason; daughter, Louise Keedy; parents, Richard Edward and Lydia Mae Beach Gilbert; sons-in-law, John Keedy, Hubert Hale, Bobby Thurman, Ralph Morgan; several brothers and one sister.
She leaves to treasure her memory her daughters, Margaret Hale of Spencer, Joyce Morgan of Pikeville; brother, Hobert (Birdie) Gilbert of Spencer; eight grandchildren, Rev. Jerry VanWinkle, Terry VanWinkle, Ginger Keedy, Marlene Grisson, Michelle Hitchcock, David Britt, Mike Britt, and Teresa Key; 14 great-grandchildren; nine great-great grandchildren; several nieces, nephews, cousins, and a host of friends.
A celebration of life was held at 1:00 p.m. Sunday, September 30, with Rev. Jerry VanWinkle and Bro. Danny Rogers officiating. Burial was in Blackburn Cemetery.
Condolences can be made at www.pikevillefuneralhome.com.
Pikeville Funeral Home was entrusted with arrangements.