Funeral services will be today, Dec. 17, 2013, at 11 a.m. in the Collins-Burke Funeral Home Chapel. Burial will be in the Tuscaloosa Memorial Park in Tuscaloosa. Scott Argent and B.J. Lemmons will officiate.
Visitation was held Monday, Dec. 16, 2013, at 6 p.m. at Collins-Burke Funeral Home.
Kilgore was a retired business owner of a community store. He was also a miner, carpenter and constable, and worked with the railroad.
He was preceded in death by his father, Ross Kilgore Sr.; and mother, Mable Stewart Kilgore.
He is survived by his wife, Mildred Posey Kilgore of Parrish; four daughters, Rita Hall (Elvis), Teresa “Cissy” Mize, Shelia Clark and Jo Ann Todd (David); three sons, Stewart Mitchell Kilgore Jr. (Barbara), Jerry Lemmons (Phyllis) and Jimmy Lemmons (Lori); one brother, Ross M. Kilgore Jr.; 21 grandchildren; 26 great-grandchildren; and two great-great-grandchildren.
Pallbearers will be Shane Lemmons, B.J. Lemmons, J.J. Lemmons, Timothy Lemmons, Brad Duncan and Miky Lawrence.
Collins Burke Funeral Home, Jasper; 205-384-5571