wildaadcoxISLAND, Ky. (9/25/17) — Wilda Adcox, 98, of Island, went home to be with the Lord on Sunday, Sept. 24 in Owensboro.

Wilda Ghee Penrod was born Aug. 8, 1919 in Island to the late Edwin Marion and Etha Hanna Eaton Penrod. Wilda was married to Robert Eastwood, later married to Shirley Calvert until his death Nov. 2, 1976, and was later married to Bert Adcox until his death April 12, 1993. Wilda was a homemaker and member of Island Baptist Church. She enjoyed cooking, caring for her flowers, and sewing. In addition to her parents and husbands, Wilda was preceded in death by a daughter, Marion Elaine Calvert; by a sister, Medorah Everly; and by a brother, Edwin “Ned” Penrod.

Survivors include two sons, Robert Eastwood, Jr. and wife, Reba and Tommy Calvert and wife, Janet both of Island; two daughters, Shirley Moore and Vickie Parham and husband, Jim both of Island; 13 grandchildren; 14 great grandchildren; and 6 great great grandchildren.

Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. Wednesday at Muster Funeral Homes, Livermore Chapel with the Rev. Chad Rafferty officiating. Burial will be in the Island Baptist Cemetery in McLean County. Friends may visit with Wilda’s family from 4 – 8 p.m. Tuesday and from 9:30 – 11 a.m. Wednesday at Musters in Livermore.

The Wilda Adcox family requests that expressions of sympathy take the form of donations to Island Baptist Cemetery Fund; C/O Joe Howell; 835 Doug Hill Road; Island, Kentucky 42350. Memorial contribution envelopes will be available at Musters in Livermore.

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