Lillian Dugger

Monday, November 18, 2019

SIKESTON Lillian Dugger, 99, died Nov. 17, 2019, at Missouri Delta Medical Center in Sikeston.

Born Sept. 29, 1920, in Tarkio, she was the daughter of the late Ira and Anna Fox Smith.

On April 12, 1942, she married B.F. King who preceded her in death. On Sept. 30, 1994, she married Phillip Dugger, who preceded her in death on Sept. 1, 2016.

She is survived by one son and daughter-in-law, Don and Brenda King of Sikeston; one daughter, Darlene Light of Columbia; and numerous grandchildren and great-grandchildren.

In addition to her parents and husbands, she was preceded in death by one son Larry King; and five brothers and four sisters.

Visitation will be from noon until service time at 1 p.m. Wednesday at Trinity Gospel Church in Sikeston with the Rev. Larry Lacey officiating.

Nunnelee Funeral Chapel is in charge of arrangements.

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Memorial donations may be sent to: New Dawn State School, 710 Glenn Drive, Sikeston, MO 63801.