Mr. Anthony D. “Tony” Gilpin, age 57, of Paint Lick, KY, passed away Tuesday, July 7, 2020 at the University of Kentucky Hospital in Lexington, KY.
Tony was born May 17, 1963 to Shelby and Dorothy Gilpin. He was a diesel mechanic for Allen Co. Construction, was of the Baptist faith, enjoyed: family, spoiling grandkids, fishing, cooking out, and camping.
Those left to celebrate his life are his wife of 28 years: Jane Marie (Kaiser) Gilpin; six children: Ricky Taylor of Livingston, KY, Toni Johnson of Paint Lick, KY, Tim (Kathy) Taylor of Richmond, IN, Sharon Durham of Paint Lick, KY, Shannon (Becky) Taylor of Mt. Vernon, KY, George Taylor of Stanford, KY; thirteen grandchildren: Justin Taylor, Jordan Taylor, Kirsten Taylor, Brenda Johnson, Amanda Johnson, Joshua Taylor, Jeremy Taylor, Cassie (Adam) Fortner, Billy Taylor, Alexandria Hasty, Samantha Taylor, Jacob Taylor, Curtisa Taylor; sixteen great-grandchildren: Adain, Aria, Jazzy, Kyleigh, Issiah, Jaden, Hanah, Lukas, Lane, Tristan, Devin, Gunner, Charleigh, Caly, Luna, Emberlynn; great-great-grandchild: Emry; five brothers: Sam (Teresa) Gilpin of Stanford, KY, William Gilpin of Florida, Paul (Tonya) Gilpin of Stanford, KY, Larry Gilpin of McKinney, KY, Jerry Gilpin of Crab Orchard, KY; sisters: Shirley (JD) Absher of Stanford, KY, Nyoka (Freddy) Humphry of Stanford, KY, Linda (Royce) Hawkins of Stanford, KY, Mary (James) Adams of Stanford, KY, and Anita Gilford of Stanford, KY.
Tony was preceded in death by one grandchild: Darrion Taylor; sisters: Shelby Thorton, Lou Ferguson; brothers: Bud Gilpin, Billy Gilpin, and Joseph Gilpin.
Visitation for Tony will be Friday, July 10, 2020 from 6-9pm at the Marvin E. Owens Home for Funerals. Funeral services will be held Saturday, July 11, 2020 at 1:00pm at the Marvin E. Owens Home for Funerals with Bro. Jim Miller officiating. Burial will follow in the Paint Lick Cemetery. Casket bearers will be grandsons: Jeremy, Joshua, Devin, Gunner, Issiah, and Jordan.
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