Nina Elaine Dillingham Davidson, 91, of Richmond, formerly of Mt. Vernon, died Friday, May 12, 2017.
She was born February 12, 1926, in Rockcastle County, to Thomas Barto and Lillie Bell Dillingham. Elaine graduated from Mt. Vernon High School in 1944, went to Kaufman Beauty School in Lexington, and opened a beauty shop in Mt. Vernon, which she operated for many years. Elaine was a member of the First Baptist Church in Mt. Vernon.
She is survived by: her daughter, Rebecca Diane Davidson McGuire, and son-in-law, Eldon McGuire; granddaughter, Melissa Gilbert Reddix (Timothy); grandson, Braden Gilbert, all of Richmond; and several much loved nieces and nephews.
In addition to her parents, Elaine was also preceded in death by: her brothers, Paul, Lance and Owen Dillingham, and sisters, Reva Dillingham Hiatt, Sophia Dillingham Brown, and Yvonne Dillingham Griffin.
Memorial service will be held at a later date with burial in the Hiatt Cemetery in Renfro Valley, Kentucky.
Oldham, Roberts & Powell Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.
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Published on May 12, 2017