Leola M. Kilgore

Leola Mae Kilgore

94, Indianapolis, passed Sunday, Nov. 11, 2012. It was then she was reunited with her loving husband of 70+ years, Thomas Kilgore. Born July 24, 1918 in LaRue County, KY to the late Arthur & Emma Dixon, she was a member of Southport Baptist Church and was food manager at the Riveria Country Club. Leola was very crafty- she enjoyed crocheting and shared this art with her daughters. She liked playing games, from cards and bingo, to video games.

Survivors include: two daughters, Janice (Harold) Shaeffer, Judy (Tim) Smith; three grandchildren, Brad (Beth) Shaeffer, Stacy (Mike) Roycraft, Alisa (Rob) Daniels, eight great grandchildren and two sisters Edna Priddy and Christina Hawk. She was preceded in death by siblings, Thomas, Leon and Cecil Dixon and Ruth Priddy.

Visitation: Wednesday, Nov. 14, 11-1 PM at G.H. Herrmann Greenwood Funeral Home at the Gardens at Olive Branch, followed by the Funeral Service at 1 PM. She will be laid to rest at Forest Lawn Memory Gardens. Memorial contributions may be made to Southport Baptist Church. Online condolences: http://www.ghherrmann.com.

Published in the The Indianapolis Star on Nov. 13, 2012