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Lois Evelyn Nelson-Vaughn

Friday, August 28, 2009

Lois Evelyn Nelson-Vaughn, 85, of Switz City, passed away on Friday, Aug. 21, 2009, at her residence in Switz City.

She was born Nov. 6, 1923, in Greene County, the daughter of Leo David and Daisy (Mills) Conklin.

She was retired from General Electric in Linton. She was an avid quilt maker and loved to sew and crochet.

Survivors include three sons, Kenneth Paul Nelson of Dana, Gary Wayne Nelson of Switz City and Neil Allen Nelson of Panama City, Fla.; a sister, Pansy Splaney of Flint, Mich.; several grandchildren, great-grandchildren as well as several nieces and nephews.

She was preceded in death by her parents; her husbands, Alden Paul Nelson, Aug. 6, 1953 and Lloyd Vaughn, Oct. 31, 1990; a grandson, Kenneth Paul Nelson II; a brother, Leo "Bud" Conklin; a sister, Barb Lawrence.

There will be a committal service at 10 a.m. Thursday, Sept. 3, at Switz City Cemetery.

Friends may call from 4-8 p.m. Wednesday at Welch & Cornett Funeral Home in Linton.

Online condolences can be made at www.welchcornett.com.