Thelma L Ernst

image_526Thelma “Becky” Lucille Ernst, age 96 of Georgetown, Ohio died Thursday, December 8, 2016 at the Villa Georgetown in Georgetown, Ohio. Mrs. Ernst was a homemaker, a member of the Georgetown Church of Christ and the F.O.E. Lodge #2293 auxiliary. Mrs. Ernst was born August 25, 1920 in Russellville, Ohio the daughter of the late Eugene Warren and Chloe Ellen (Fryer) Clifton. She was also preceded in death by her husband – Joseph F. Ernst in 1973, one great great grandchild – Harper Jade Bowman, two brothers – Bill and Bob Clifton and one sister – Mary Andrews.

Mrs. Ernst is survived by one daughter – Ruth Robinson of Georgetown, Ohio; one son – Ronnie Ernst of Georgetown, Ohio; four grandchildren – Carrie Riggenbach of Amelia, Ohio, Candy Gardiner and husband Rob of Independence, Kentucky, Cindy Dawson-Lovett of Portsmouth, Ohio and Joe Ray Ernst and wife Tracy of Georgetown, Ohio; nine great grandchildren – David Dawson, Jr., Casey Dawson, Ben Bowman and wife Faith; Tad, Kai and Willa Riggenbach, Garrett and Wesley Ernst and Rae Gardiner; one great great grandchild – Colt Bowman, and several nieces and nephews.

F.O.E. #2293 auxiliary services and funeral services will be held at 1:00 P.M. Tuesday, December 13, 2016 at the Cahall Funeral Home in Georgetown, Ohio. Steve Penrose will officiate. Visitation will be from 11:00 A.M. – 1:00 P.M. Tuesday. Interment will be in the Linwood Cemetery in Russellville, Ohio.

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