Lucille Sexton 1921-2019

Lucille Sexton, 97, of Cottage Grove, OR, died January 30, 2019. She was born October 30, 1921 in Murphy, North Carolina, to parents William and Caroline (Marcus) Hass. Lucille married Clarence Sexton in November 1939. They were married for 40 years.  She was a life-long homemaker who proudly earned her GED later in life. Lucille was a faithful Baptist. She loved gardening, sewing, crocheting, and was an avid reader.   She is survived by daughter, Sandra Dulley of Pleasant Hill, OR; son, Charles “Bud” Sexton (Sheryl) of Cottage Grove, OR; son-in-law, Harold Miller of Pleasant Hill, OR; 7 grandchildren, 9 great-grandchildren and 1 great-great grandchild.  Lucille was preceded in death by her husband, Clarence Sexton (1980) and daughter, Charlotte Miller (2015).  A graveside service will be held at 2:00 PM on Wednesday, February 6, 2019 at Walker Cemetery, on England Rd., in Walker, OR.   Arrangements in the care of Smith-Lund-Mills Funeral Chapel, Cottage Grove, OR.