Gerald G. “Hammer” Sills, 59, of Paducah died at 1:53 a.m. Tuesday, August 20, 2013, at Lourdes hospital.
He was a self-employed concrete finisher and a member of American Legion Post 31 of Paducah, Southside Eagles 3135 of Paducah and Southland Baptist Temple of Paducah.
He is survived by his mother, Thelma Sills of Paducah; and one sister, Sandra (Sills) Ocheltree of Paducah.
He was preceded in death by his father, William Glenn Sills.
Services will be at 11 a.m. Friday, August 23, 2013, at Hughes Funeral Home of Paducah with the Rev. Topper Council officiating. Burial will follow at Woodlawn Memorial Gardens in Paducah.
Visitation will be from 5 p.m.-7 p.m. Thursday, August 22, 2013, at the funeral home.
Expressions of sympathy may take the form of donations to the American Lung Association, P.O. Box 9067, Louisville, KY 40209.