Terry Lee Stiles

Terry Lee Stiles, was born in Fort Knox, KY on June 10, 1950 and died at his home in Leitchfield, KY on Monday, May 21, 2018 after a short illness. Terry was the owner of Drydock Marine, located on Nolin Lake for many years and before that, he owned and operated Taylor County Boat Dock. He was a master boat technician, and specialized in Mercury boat motors. He developed a love for boat racing, and competed several times and placing in the Madison Regatta. Terry was a master craftsman, he studied Forestry and Industrial Woodworking at UK's campus in Quicksand. Later, he opened a shop in Rineyville where he refinished antiques and built custom furniture. He was an avid outdoorsman, who loved to hunt and fish. He was a conservationist and member of Ducks Unlimited. Terry adored his wife, Theresa, and together they built a beautiful home near their business. He enjoyed spending time with family, most especially holiday gatherings. He was preceded in death by his father, Robert Stiles; and his mother and step father, Mary Anderson Lewis and Paul Lewis. He is survived by his beloved wife, Theresa Stiles of Leitchfield; one daughter, Sunday Stiles Clauson of Elizabethtown; two sisters, Paula Lewis and Starla Lewis both of Lexington and three grandchildren, Hadley, Jackson and Riley Ford. The funeral mass will be Friday at 1 p.m. at St. John the Baptist Catholic Church with Rev. Dan Lincoln officiating. Burial will follow in Elizabethtown Memorial Gardens. A short visitation will be held from 11:30 to 12:30 Friday at Brown Funeral Home. In lieu of flowers, Donations may be made to the donors favorite charity. Condolences may be expressed online at www.brownfuneral.com.


Friday, May 25, 2018 from 11:30 AM to 12:30 AM
Brown Funeral Home


Friday, May 25, 2018 starting at 1:00 PM
St. John Catholic Church

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