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Ethel Ione Killion

Wednesday, February 9, 2011

Ethel Ione Killion, 97, Brazil, died Tuesday, Feb. 8, 2011, at Cloverleaf Healthcare, Knightsville.

She was born May 8, 1913, in Parke County, as the daughter of John and Hannah Bulmahn Crooks.

Following graduation from Bridgeton High School, she attended Indiana Business College in Terre Haute.

She married Herman C. Killion in 1936, and they had one daughter, Ann L. Rogers.

They were divorced after nine years of marriage.

She worked for many years as a typist/accountant at Benson and McClean in Bridgeton.

She attended the New Discovery Baptist Church.

She was a sweet and loving mother and grandmother. She will be sadly missed by her entire family.

She was preceded in death by her parents, son-in-law Everett W. Rogers, and great-granddaughter Tori Lynn Allee.

She is survived by her daughter Ann L. Rogers, grandchildren Ramona Rogers, Everett Rogers Jr. and wife Janine, Alan Rogers, and Lee Ann Rogers, all of Brazil, great-grandson Everett Rogers III, and three great-great-grandchildren.

Private services will be conducted at Moore Funeral Home.

Following cremation, her ashes will be buried at Pleasant Valley Cemetery in Parke County.

Memorial contributions may be made to the Clay County Humane Society, 8280 N. CR 125 W., Brazil, Ind., 47834.

Visit www.moorefuneralhomes.com to send condolences to the family.