Frank Leland Wilcox 71, of Grayson kept the faith and finished his course on Saturday, August 1, 2020 due to an auto accident. Leland was born September 14, 1948 in Grayson, KY , a son of the late Frank Leslie and Mary F. McDavid Wilcox. Leland was a member of Grayson Nazarene Church where he served as Sunday School Superintendent, teacher and song leader. He retired from the Carter County School System as personnel director, and served his country proudly in the Army during Vietnam.
He was preceded in death by the love of his life, Verla Shaffer Wilcox January 18 of this year. He is survived by two daughters; Beth (Kevin) Sanders of Maysville, KY and Leslie (Raymond) Nichols of Rockwood, Michigan; sister-in-law, Donna (Kenny) Jessie of Richmond, KY; five grandchildren, Zane, Brady and Anna Grace Sanders, Gabe and Nate Nichols; one brother, Dwight (Christine) Wilcox of Grand Rapids, MI; two sisters, Joy (Dan) Kunselman of Parkersburg WV and Virginia (Gene) Wiseman of Manchester GA.
Funeral services will be conducted Thursday, 11:00 a.m. at Malone Funeral Home with Bro. Charles Bayless, Bro. Jim Harris and Rev. Geoff Kunsman, officiating. Burial will be in the East Carter County Memory Gardens.
Friends may call Wednesday 5:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m. at Malone Funeral Home. Mask will be required and social distancing will be observed. To send a condolence or share a memory please visit www.malonefuneralhome.com