Ethell Milton

Sunday, December 7, 2003

WILSON CITY - Ethel Lee Milton, 88, died Dec. 2, 2003, at the Charleston Manor.

Born March 15, 1915, in Blame, Miss., daughter of the late Rivers and Maggie Milton, she lived in Missouri for 30 years. She was a member of Holly Grove Missionary Baptist Church in Wyatt, where she sang in the choir.

Survivors include: two daughters, Elsie Rodgers of Wilson City and Marcella Smith of East St. Louis, Ill.; and 11 grandchildren, 30 great-grandchildren and 19 great-great-grandchildren.

Visitation is from 11 a.m. Sunday until service time at noon at Holly Grove Missionary Baptist Church. The Rev. Richard Dowell will officiate.

Burial will follow in Oak Grove Cemetery near Charleston.

Sparks Funeral Home of Charleston is in charge of arrangements.