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Flora (Maddox) Sailing

July 5, 1921 ~ April 11, 2017 (age 95)

Flora Maddox Sailing, 95, of Beaver Dam, Kentucky went to be with the Lord Tuesday, April 11, 2017, surrounded by her family. She was born July 5, 1921 in Ohio County, Kentucky to the late Estil Thomas Maddox and Leona Howard Maddox Graves. Mrs. Sailing was a member of Independence Baptist Church in McHenry, Kentucky.  

Mrs. Sailing was preceded in death by her husband of 71 years, Gilbert Sailing; three children, Peggy Letizia, Donnie Sailing and Ronnie Sailing, two grandchildren, Greg Clark and Tommy Sailing and nine siblings.  

Survivors include 8 children, Alma Jean Lewis of McHenry, Carol (Roger) Schroader of Horse Branch, Lois (Larry) Minton of McHenry, Mary Evelyn Shepherd of Beaver Dam, Calvin Ray (Debbie) Sailing of Hartford, Bonnie (Jack) Kasee of Rockport, Sheila Robin Black of Beaver Dam, and Jack (Carla) Sailing of Beaver Dam; two daughter-in-laws, Mary Sailing and Bonnie Sailing; 44 grandchildren; 105 great-grandchildren; 23 great-great-grandchildren.

Funeral services will be held at 2:00 P.M. Friday, April 14, 2017 at William L. Danks Funeral Home in Beaver Dam, Kentucky with Rev. Chris Lewis and Rev. Tim Smith officiating. Burial will follow in Echols Cemetery. Friends may visit with Mrs. Sailing’s family from 5:00 P.M. until 8:00 P.M. Thursday and 9:00 A.M. until the time of the service Friday at the funeral home.

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 Service Information

April 13, 2017

5:00 PM to 8:00 PM
William L. Danks Funeral Home
222 N. Lafayette Street - P.O. Box 407
Beaver Dam, KY 42320

Funeral Service
April 14, 2017

2:00 PM
William L. Danks Funeral Home
222 N. Lafayette Street - P.O. Box 407
Beaver Dam, KY 42320

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