Cecil T. Kingrey, 83, of Danville died at 4:50 p.m. Wednesday, December 13, 2017, at his residence.
Cecil was born December 7, 1934, in Summershade, Ky., the son of John W. and Vera C. (Gooden) Kingrey.
He married Nell Finch on June 23, 1956, in Danville.
He was a truck driver for many years, retiring from Holland Trucking. He was retired for 21 years.
Cecil was preceded in death by his parents; his two brothers, Veachel and Clyde; and nephew, Mike Kingrey.
He is survived by his wife along with his children, Sabrina (Bob) Donnelly and John Kingrey; grandson, Jason Donnelly; granddaughter, Amber Wells; great-granddaughter, Bailey Wells; nephews Mark Kingrey, Randy (Stacey) Kingrey; and niece, Tina (John) Fraczek.
Cecil was a member of the Local 26 Retiree Club. He enjoyed visiting with his truck driving friends. He was a member of Anchor Lodge 980, Valley of Danville Scottish Rite, Gao Grotto, Ansar Shrine and E.I. Shrine.
The family would like to give a special thanks to Carle Hospice caregivers.
Per Cecil's wishes cremation rights will be accorded and there will be no services. Sunset Funeral Home and Cremation Center, 3940 N. Vermilion St. in Danville, has been entrusted with arrangements.
Memorial donations may be made to the Shriners Children's Hospital.
Please join Cecil's family in sharing memories, photos, and videos on his Tribute Wall at www.sunsetfuneralhome.com
Published on December 19, 2017