Archive for Monday, April 19, 2004

Ethel A. ‘Eppie’ Jellison

April 19, 2004


Graveside services for Ethel A. "Eppie" Jellison, 96, Eudora, will be at 1 p.m. today at Memorial Park Cemetery, Lawrence.

Mrs. Jellison died Friday, April 16, 2004, at Eudora Nursing Center.

She was born Sept. 21, 1907, in Clinton, the daughter of Felix and Clara Unger Tuckel. She grew up and attended school in the Pleasant Grove area.

Mrs. Jellison was a homemaker. She was a member of Trinity Lutheran Church, Rebekah Lodge No. 754 and Social Circle Club.

She married Dallas J. Jellison on March 1, 1930, in Lawrence. He died March 21, 1994.

Survivors include a brother, Russell Tuckel Sr., Lawrence; and a sister, Leona Flory, Lawrence.

The family suggests memorials to Douglas County Visiting Nurses Assn., sent in care of the funeral home.

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