LEBANON Ethel B. Menard, age 86, passed away Sunday, February 17, 2013 at Kindred Care Center in Lebanon. She was born April 25, 1926 in Sweetwater, TN, the daughter of Jake and Charity Franks.
She was preceded in death by her parents; her husband, Joseph Clayton Menard; daughters: Connie Jones, Nikki Reed, Vickie and Mary Menard; sister: Beulah; and brothers: Archie and Jesse.
She is survived by children: Teresa Holley; Melinda Carter; Barbara Gordan; Marie Brown; Rose (Roger) Shaw, all of Xenia; and Bobby Menard of Massillon, OH; sister: Frances; 21 grandchildren; numerous great-grandchildren; as well as numerous nieces and nephews.
She attended Xenia Christ Temple. Ethel enjoyed sewing, cross stitching, cooking and gardening. She was a good mother and grandmother.
Funeral services will be held 11:30 AM Thursday, February 21, 2013 at McColaugh Funeral Home, 826 N. Detroit St., Xenia. The family will receive friends from 10:30 AM Thursday until the time of service at the funeral home. Online condolences may be expressed to the family at www.mccolaughfuneralhome.com.