Jimmy retired from the Pennwalt Corporation and was a veteran of the United States Air Force. He was a member of the First Missionary Baptist Church.
He is survived by his daughter, Angela Locke and husband Mark of Benton, his son, Randy Lilly and wife Betty of Newburgh, Indiana; four grandchildren, Jacob Lilly of Lexington, Kristin Lilly of Newburgh, Indiana; John Locke and Sarah Locke both of Benton; an aunt, Jacqueline Foust Sheppard of Michigan and two cousins.
He was preceded in death by his wife, Bernice Sullivan Lilly. His parents were George Moore Lilly and Mary Rebecca Foust Lilly.
Funeral services were held at 1:00 p.m. on Friday, May 2 at Filbeck-Cann & King Funeral Home. Bro. Steve Smith and Rev. K. Alan Miller officiated. Burial followed in the Benton Cemetery.
Memorial contributions may be made to the Marshall County Ramp Ministry, c/o Wayne Workman, 820 Big Bear Highway, Benton, Kentucky 42025.
Condolences may be sent online at www.filbeckcannking.com.