SMITHLAND — John Odle Driskill, 83, of Smithland, Ky., passed away at 8:00 p.m. Saturday, September 14, 2013, at his residence.
He was born in Smithland, Ky. John was retired from the Livingston County School System as the Transportation Supervisor. He was a member of the Smithland Baptist Church.
John is survived by his wife of 63 years, Jean Anglin Driskill; his sons, John M. Driskill and wife Cindy of Smithland, Ky., and Rickie L. Driskill and wife Diana of Smithland, Ky.; his grandchildren, Miranda Driskill Cooper, Lauren Driskill, Ryan Driskill, and Kaitlyn Driskill; his stepgrandchildren, Amber Sullivan, Ashley Sullivan and Rylee Rogers; his great-grandchildren, Lilly Driskill and Lydia Driskill; his stepgreat-grandchildren, Tianna Hall, Tristen Hall, Trevor Hall, Isaac Rushing, Tre Hester, Michael Hester and Kevin Sullivan.
He was preceded in death by his brother, Joe Driskill. His parents were Rollie H. Driskill and Murtie Jones Driskill.
Funeral services will be at 1:00 p.m. Wednesday, September 18, 2013, at the Milner & Orr Funeral Home of Paducah with the Rev. Randall Blackburn and the Rev. Nick Forsythe officiating. Burial will follow in the Miller Cemetery in Livingston County, Ky.
Visitation will be from 5:00 p.m. until 8:00 p.m. Tuesday, September 17, 2013, at the Milner & Orr Funeral Home of Paducah.
You may leave a message of sympathy and light a candle at www.milnerandorr.com.