Lillie Earle October 09, 1918 - February 04, 2019
Born October 9, 1918 in Pacolet, South Carolina to Walter David and Carrie (Fletcher) Mitchell. Lillie married the love of her life Henry James Earle on November 8, 1937. Together they brought five children into the world: Jerry, Steve, David, Eddie and Susan. Lillie was a godly woman who put God in the center of her life. Her family was her world and the best friend you could ask for. Her life and love will live on in the hearts and lives of those fortunate to know her. The Lord received Lillie home on February 4, 2019 after granting her 100+ years with her family.
Lillie is survived by two sons David Earle and wife Suzette (CA); Eddie Earle (CA), one daughter Susan Earle (AL); and daughter-in-law Charlene Earle (SD). Five grandchildren: Tonya (Earle) Vilhauer and Alton (SD), Ruth Earle (SD); Adam Earle and Melissa (FL), David Earle Jr and Elivia (TX), Glenn (Earle) Mitchell (AL) and Jeremy LeDeay (MO). Great-grandchildren and great-great-grandchildren. Other surviving family include Debbie Johnson Roe (AR) Elaine Broudy (CA). Nieces: Nancy (Earle) Baker (NC), Pat (Earle) Henry (NC), Brenda (Earle) Parker (NC), Maxine (Mitchell) Gibbie (NC), Phyllis (Mitchell) Klavano (NV); and one nephew, David Mitchell (NC)
Proceeding Lillie in death were her parents W. David & Carrie Mitchell; husband Henry James Earle; two sons Jerry Earle & Steve Earle; three brothers Ernest Millwood, Vernon Millwood and Walter Woodrow Mitchell; great grandson Christopher Andrew Tisdel (SD) and daughter-in-law Stephanie Earle (CA)
Funeral service will be 11:00 am, Saturday, April 6, 2019 at the Hutton & McElwain Funeral Home in Macon, MO. Burial will be in the Oakwood Cemetery in Macon, MO. Visitation will be 10:00 am, Saturday morning, until the time of service, at the funeral home.
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