Phyllis May

CANNELTON - Phyllis Keziah Konold May, 93, of Cannelton, passed away at her home Friday, May 31, 2013.
Phyllis was born in Oriole April 19, 1920, the ninth child of the late John Henry Konold and Mary Elizabeth Esarey Konold.
She was preceded in death by her siblings, Harold Konold, Hilda Baldwin, Miriam Galey, Ada Goldman, Edith Compton, Bernice Patton, Hetty Ahrens, Susan Lamkin and Jack (Jasper) Konold.
Phyllis was also preceded in death in 2001 by her beloved husband, Forrest A. May, a former Perry County veterans service officer and clerk of Perry County Circuit Court. Phyllis, along with her husband, operated a dairy farm in the Oriole area. She was member of St. Paul Catholic Church.
With an artistic nature, Phyllis loved flower gardening and had been a pianist since the age of 4. Being the youngest daughter of a large family, she learned to cook for her family at an early age and continued that love throughout her life.
Published in Perry County News on June 6, 2013