Obituary for Victor Lykins
Victor Lykins of Cannel City, KY, passed away Tuesday, February 13, 2018, at his residence, at the age of 81 years, 4 months, and 29 days. He was born Tuesday, September 15, 1936, son of the late Harvey & Hazel Gullett Lykins.
Victor was united in marriage to Maureen Dalton. This union was blessed with five children. He was a retired Coal Miner. He was also a Christian and attended different churches. He was a loving father, grandfather, and great grandfather and will be sadly missed by all who knew him.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his wife, Maureen Dalton Lykins; one son, Billy Dalton; one grandchild, Jodi Dalton; two brothers, Ray Lykins & Virgil Lykins; and three sisters, Pauline Lashua, Emma Adkins, and Marie Adkins.
Victor is survived by four children, Kenny Lykins & Ginger of Mize, KY, Tommy Lykins & Tamatha of Cannel City, KY, Mike Dalton & Brenda of Cannel City, KY, and Robin Dalton of West Liberty, KY; eleven grandchildren; nine great grandchildren; one sister, Elizabeth O’Neil of Owensboro, KY; and his special friend, Marie Lykins.
Funeral service 11 a.m., Friday, February 16, 2018 at the Potter Funeral Home, with Bro. Tim Clark, Bro. Jeff Adkins, and Bro. Bill Frank Lacy officiating. Burial to follow at the Oney Cemetery, Brushy Fork Road, Caney, KY. Visitation after 6 p.m., Thursday, February 15, 2018 at the funeral home.
Pallbearers: Mike Dalton, Ben Lykins, Adam Lykins, Denver Williams, Chris Dalton, Travis Haney, Bryan Lindon, and Chris Elam.
Honorary Pallbearers: Gene Cravens, Paul Reed, Frankie Kemplin, Cory Flannery, and All His Many Friends.