Eva Gay Adams Nicely, 93, of Raceland, died Thursday, Jan. 25, 2018, in Community Hospice Care Center in Ashland.
She was born Oct. 21, 1924, in Bloomington, to the late Archie and Nola Whitt Adams.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Rev. Frances Willard Nicely in 1998; and a son, Jon Eric Nicely in 2017.
Gay was a homemaker, member of Wurtland Freewill Baptist Church for 57 years, a member of the Ladies Auxiliary and a Sunday School teacher.
She is survived by her children, Joseph Craig Nicely of Wurtland and a daughter, Rebecca Joan Nicely of Ashland; a brother, Scott Adams (Martha) of Flatwoods; her sisters, Charlotte Holt of Wurtland and Betty Gayhart of Winchester; her grandchildren, Eric Riffe, Tiffany (Jason) Emerson and Adam Nicely; and her great-grandchildren, Rosey and Eric Ware, Titus Barker, Elijah Emerson, Andrew Nicely and Mykayla Nicely.
There will be a private graveside service for the family.
Music Family Funeral Home in Greenup is in charge of arrangements.
Published on January 30, 2018