Wilma Jean Lutes Seale, wife of Sam Dennis Seale of Beattyville, Kentucky and the daughter of the late Christopher and Dorothy Shoemaker Lutes was born in Lee County, Kentucky on November 7, 1944 and departed this life in Lexington, Kentucky on July 30, 2018 at the age of 73 years, 8 months, and 23 days. She was a loving wife, mother and granny who loved her garden, cooking and canning. She was an employee of Experience Works for 11 years, a homemaker and a devoted member of the Lynams Creek Baptist Church.
In addition to her husband, Sam, Jean is survived by two daughters, Sondra Abney and husband Ronald and Shelly Stapleton and husband James; three grandchildren, Austin Abney, JJ Stapleton, and Dylan Abney; one brother, Donald Lutes; two sisters, Linda Lucas and Mamie Cundiff all of Beattyville, Kentucky; and a host of nieces and nephews, and other family and friends.
Pallbearers include Ronald Abney, James Stapleton, Austin Abney, Dylan Abney, Larry Lucas, Jr., Jason Cundiff, and Robert Lutes.