Sandra Kay Fitch Tilton,
69, departed this life on Saturday, May 20, 2017 at Tidelands Georgetown
Mrs. Tilton was born the
daughter of James Fitch, Jr. and Norma Elizabeth Williamson Fitch on October
11, 1947 in Ashland, KY. She was a graduate of Ashland Community
College in 1968. Mrs. Tilton began her banking career in the late 1960ís
with Third National Bank and in 1976 transferred to the Trust Department
and became the head of trust operations. In 1989, she was hired by
Kentucky Bank and Trust where she served as Vice President and Head of
Bank Operations. She later became Senior Vice President and Secretary
of the Board. March 4, 2003 she became the recipient of the Honorary Kentucky
Colonel award. In 2004, Mrs. Tilton joined Palmetto Heritage Bank and Trust
during its formation where she served as Senior Vice President and Chief
Operations Officer. In 2016 she became a member of the holding company
for Palmetto Heritage Bancshares.
She leaves behind: two children,
David B. Tilton and Chellisa D. Grimes; two grandchildren, Chris and Darian;
and two brothers, James (Karen) Fitch III and Larry (Mary Beth) Fitch.
She was predeceased by her parents.
The Tilton family will receive
family and friends 5-7PM, Tuesday, May 23, 2017 at the Georgetown Chapel.
Mrs. Tilton will be taken to her homestead in Ashland, KY on Wednesday
for her final service.
Funeral Services in Kentucky
will be 11AM, Friday, May 26, 2017 at Steen Funeral Home, Central Ave Chapel,
1501 Central Ave, Ashland, KY 411101.
Visitation will be 6-8PM,
Thursday, May 25, 2017 at Steen funeral Home, Central Ave Chapel.