Julia died following a short illness at 5:15 p.m. on Saturday, June 9, 2012, at Christian Care Center in Kuttawa.
She was born on March 14, 1920. in Caldwell County to the late Shevie Merrick and Mary Elizabeth Oliver Merrick.
Julia was a homemaker and a member of Blue Spring Baptist Church.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Wylie E. Oliver; one brother, Edward Merrick; and two sisters, Margaret Ellison and Dorothy Young.
She is survived by one sister, Johnnie Jones of Princeton; three sons, Wylie E. Oliver of Princeton, Eddy Oliver of LaCenter and Wayne Oliver of Lyon County; and 12 grandchildren.
Memorial contributions may be made to Christian Care Center, 1253 Lake Barkley Dr. Kuttawa, KY 42055.