Floyd Herbert Brickles, 86 of Olive Hill, passed away Saturday Morning, June 20, 2020 at the Ridgeway Nursing and Rehabilitation Center in Owingsville after an extended illness.
He was born at Emerson, Kentucky December 23, 1933 to the late Joseph Brickles and Ida Sammons Brickles Scott.
Floyd was a retired farmer and sawmill worker and enjoyed fishing, hunting, playing cards and raising a garden. He was of the Baptist faith.
Besides his parents he was preceded in death by his brothers, Donald Brickles, Charles Brickles, and Arthur Lee Brickles. His half-brothers; Wilbur Brickles, Franzo Brickles and Virgil Brickles. Sisters; Roberta Stevens, Lydia Littleton, Jewell Lowe and Ruth Brickles. Half-sisters; Eunice Mullins, Carmie Price Borders, Audrey Clemons, Maxine Brickles and Lydia Walters Douglas.
He is survived by his sister, Betty Smith of Salt Lick, Kentucky and a special friend and caregiver, Danyale Ball. Also, several nieces, nephews and other relatives and friends.
Funeral services will be conducted 1:00 P.M. Tuesday, June 23, 2020 in the chapel of the Michael R. Gray Funeral Home in Morehead with Rev. Eddie Dennison officiating.
Burial will follow in the Stamper Cemetery at Emerson in Carter County.
Visitation at the Michael R. Gray Funeral Home in Morehead is 6 to 8 p.m. Monday.
Pall bearers will be Bobby Littleton, Kenneth Littleton, Ralph Littleton, Jessie Nolan, Jeff Wells and Donnie Gilliam. Honorary pall bearers will be David Smith, Avery Littleton, Richard Littleton and Jeff Parzell.
The Michael R. Gray Funeral Home in Morehead is caring for all arrangements for Floyd Herbert Brickles.
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