9/16/2020 12:08:00 PM Ida Florence Chilton, 85, Lytle Welty Funeral Home
Ida Florence Chilton, 85, of Milton, Kentucky, died Monday, September 14, 2020, at her residence.
Rev. Sam Epley conducted graveside services Wednesday, September 16, 2020, at Moffett Cemetery in Milton, Kentucky. Lytle Welty Funeral Homes & Cremation Service in Madison was entrusted with arrangements.
Mrs. Chilton worked in the paint department at Kawneer in Carrollton, Kentucky. She enjoyed babysitting for different families throughout the years. She was a member of the Fellowship Baptist Church in Bedford, Kentucky and in her spare time she enjoyed quilting, gardening, canning vegetables, and spending time with her grandchildren and great grandchildren.
Both April 29, 1935, in Henry County, Kentucky, Mrs. Chilton was the daughter of Bennie Chester and Tonnie Bailey Tungett Payton. On January 30, 1957, she was united in marriage to Bobby Eugene Chilton in Bedford, Kentucky.
Survivors include her children, Betty Lou (James) Stephan of Madison, Kenneth (Betsie) Chilton of Hanover, and Troy (Barbara) Chilton of Bedford; sisters, Martha (Bill) Cooke of Batavia, New York and Lucy Roberts of Carrollton, Kentucky; brothers, Bennie (Pam) Payton, Jr. of Milton, Kentucky, George (Mandy) Payton of Dupont, and Floyd Payton of Carrollton, Kentucky; grandchildren, Michael, Jordan (Cassy), and Devin (Cathy) Stephan, Keith (Tasia), Ethan, and Tessa Chilton, and Alesha (James) D'Onofrio; seven great-grandchildren; and a step great-great-grandchild.
Mrs. Chilton was preceded in death by her parents; sisters, Elizabeth and Linda Payton; and brothers, Charles, Chester, James, and William Payton.
Memorial contributions may be made to the Missions at Fellowship Baptist Church in Bedford, Kentucky, through the funeral home.