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Everett Lee Woll

Friday, December 23, 2011

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Everett Lee Woll, 84, lifelong resident of Brazil, passed away Dec. 22, 2011, at Union Hospital, Terre Haute, following a very brief illness.

Everett was born May 11, 1927, in Staunton, the son of Everett and Dorothy (Catterlin) Woll.

Everett graduated from Posey Township High School in Staunton, with the class of 1945.

He married Mary Treash Oct. 19, 1951, in Brazil.

Everett began grain and livestock farming at the age of 16 and continued his entire life.

Along with his wife Mary, they owned and operated Prairie Crossing Home and Garden on West United States 40 for several years.

Everett was a member of the Brazil Fraternal Order of Elks, American Legion and Indiana Farm Bureau.

Everett also spent 30 years on the board of directors of the Clay County Soil and Water Conservation District.

In 1993, Everett was the Agricultural Focus Award winner.

He was also appointed to the Indiana Agriculture Tax Commission in 1991 by Gov. Evan Bayh.

Everett enjoyed playing cards, farming and going to McDonald's and Eddie's Hamburger Shoppe. He also enjoyed watching Northview High School sports.

He was preceded in death by his parents and son-in-law Larry G. Whaley.

Survivors include his wife Mary, children Steven R. Woll and wife Sherry, Crawfordsville, Mary Whaley, Kentland, Ind., Allen L. Woll and wife Pam, Park City, Utah, and Michael W. Woll, Brazil, grandchildren Melissa C. Stonecipher (Jason), Brandton N. Woll, Brent A. Whaley (Jennifer), Ashley L. Sebens (Jeremy), Megan M. Whaley, Jamie M. Brinkman (Shawn), Julie D. Wheaton (John), Dolly Duke, and Camden P. Woll, 10 great-grandchildren, sister Lou Ann Wilson (Fred), Brazil, as well as many extended family members.

Services will be at French Funeral Home Tuesday, Dec. 27, 2011, at 2 p.m., with Pastor Bill Price officiating.

Burial will follow at Clearview Cemetery.

Visitation will be at the funeral home Monday, from 4-8 p.m.

In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Ebenezer Church or Staunton Christian Church. Envelopes will be provided at the funeral home.

Visit www.frenchfuneralhome.com to light a candle in his memory.