ZeLottis "Z.L" Lucas, Jr.

ZeLottis "Z.L." Lucas, Jr., 95, of Vertrees, died Wednesday, November 29, 2017 at his home. He was a native of Breckinridge County, a Deacon at Vertrees Baptist Church, and a member of the Stephensburg Masonic Lodge F&AM. He was a former owner of Lucas Paving Company, part owner of Lucas-Hussey Tobacco Warehouse and retired from the Board of Directors at The Cecilian Bank. He was preceded in death by his wife, Vivian Wilmoth Lucas; parents ZeLottis Lucas, Sr. and Vinnie Lucas; one daughter, Avon Evans; one son, Dwight Lucas; one brother, George Lucas; two sisters, Leona Morrow and Lida Lucas; and step mother, Kathern Lucas. He is survived by three sons, Eric (Beverly) Lucas of Elizabethtown, Kevin (Betty) Lucas and Bruce (Crystal) Lucas all of Vertrees; one daughter, Shelia (Gary) Drane of Vertrees; one brother, Joe (Janet) Lucas of Scottsburg, IN; four sisters, Lois Jean Higdon of Louisville, Bobbi Faye Snider of Clarksville, IN, Margie Ann (Hub) Hoagland of Muncie, IN, and Wanda (Glen) Irish of Dayton, OH; 10 grandchildren, John, Erica, Adam, Kyle, Amber, Missy, Chastity, Jeff, Casey, and Zach; 18 great grandchildren and 4 great great grandchildren. The funeral will be Sunday at 3 p.m. at Brown Funeral Home with Bro. John Boone officiating. Burial will follow in Elizabethtown Memorial Gardens. Visitation is from 12-8 p.m. Saturday and continues after 10 a.m. Sunday at the funeral home. Expressions of sympathy may take the form of donations to Hosparus or American Heart Association. Condolences may be expressed online at www.brownfuneral.com.


Saturday, December 2, 2017 from 12:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Brown Funeral Home

Sunday, December 3, 2017 from 10:00 AM to 3:00 PM
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Sunday, December 3, 2017 starting at 3:00 PM
Brown Funeral Home

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