Mr. Oliver died following a long illness at 3:03 p.m. Wednesday, December 29, 2010 at Western Baptist Hospital in Paducah.
He was born January 17, 1935 in Lyon County to the late Shelby Oliver and Ileen Johnston Oliver.
He was a member of the Friendship United Methodist Church. He was a retired supervisor from B F Goodrich and Westlake in Calvert City.
He was preceded in death by two sons, Drew and Darryl Oliver.
Survivors include his wife Elizabeth “Sug” Gray Oliver of Lyon County; one sister Freda Sexton of Cadiz; one step- brother, Bobby Burchett of Lyon County; one step- sister, Jewell Jewell of Caldwell County; one son, Brent Oliver of Lyon County; two daughters, Darla Spurlock of Clarksville, Tenn., and Saundra Ramey of Little Rock, Ark.; 10 grandchildren, Greg Spurlock, Jamie Oliver, Tuesday Oliver Smith, Shannon Oliver, Shane Spurlock, Amanda Oliver, Jennifer Ramey, Clint Ramey, Levi Oliver and Landon Sagnell; 11 great grandchildren, Zac Smith, Clayton Oliver, Audrey Smith, Sarah Spurlock, Callie Merrick, Dalton Smith, Chandra Sterling, Makanda Rolfe, Le’A’Jayne Cain, K’Veon Cain and Taylor Spurlock.
Memorial contributions may be made to Multiple Sclerosis Association, Inc. c/o Debbie Hebbeler, Executive Director 971 C, Kenmore Drive, Evansville, IN. 47714