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Kathleen Gaither ‘Kayo’ Bevil

In Obituaries by OC Monitor Staff

Kathleen Gaither “Kayo” Bevil, 91, of Beaver Dam died Monday February 20, 2012 at Ohio County Hospital.  She was born in Leitchfield to the late Cliva Ray and Minnie Williams Gaither.

She worked at Thomas Industries and Taylor Department Store in Beaver Dam and was a member of Beaver Dam Baptist Church.  She was preceded in death by her husband Earl M. Bevil and a Grandson Earl Ray Bevil.

Survivors include three sons; Jerry M.(Judy) Bevil of Hartford, Larry M.(Kathy) Bevil of Cromwell, and David R.(Jackie) Bevil of Auburn, one daughter; Diana Kay(Donald) Sandefur of Beaver Dam, one sister; Betty Taylor of Rockford, Ill., 11 grandchildren; Paul Sandefur, Terri Minton, Lane Sandefur, Kara Bullock, Whitney Geary, Andrea Hepner, Marty Bevil, Kelly Bevil, Loren Adkins, Gatlin Bevil and Hunter Bevil and 24 great-grandchildren.

Services will be 11 a.m. Thursday at Bevil Bros. Funeral Home in Beaver Dam with Rev. Roger Taylor and Rev. Joel Wayne officiating.

Burial will be in Sunnyside Cemetery in Beaver Dam.  Visitation will be from 4-8 p.m. Wednesday and 9 a.m. until funeral time on Thursday at the funeral home.

The family requests expressions of sympathy take the form of contributions to Oneida Baptist Institute. Envelopes will be available at the funeral home.

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