MRS. EVA NELL MILTON

Jan. 10, 1937 – March 8, 2021

Funeral services for Mrs. Eva Nell Milton, 84, of Meadville, were held at 10 a.m., Friday, March 12, 2021, at Franklin Funeral Home in Meadville with the Rev. Tony Mullins and the Rev. Pat Sullivan officiating.

Burial was in the Midway Cemetery in Meadville.

Visitation was held from 5 to 8 p.m., Thursday, March 11, 2021, and from 9 a.m., until the time of service on Friday, March 12 at Franklin Funeral Home.

Mrs. Milton passed from this life on Monday, March, 8, 2021, at her residence with her loving family by her side.

She was born to Mr. Frank Oglesby and Mrs. Myrtis Bedford Oglesby in Meadville on Jan. 10, 1937.

Mrs. Milton enjoyed being the true Southern hostess and was an avid gardener.

If you could not find her tending her flower beds, she would always be found at church, in the garden, in the kitchen, at a ballfield, in a concession stand, at a livestock show or at the Farm Bureau office where she worked for 53 years.

Preceding her in death were her parents and her husband of 66 years, Charles Milton, along with one brother, Leon Oglesby.

Survivors include two daughters, Cindy Milton of Clinton, and Tricia Hutto and her husband, Randy, of Summit; her sister, Hilda Rae McCoy Priest; her brother, Bob Oglesby; and her grandchildren, Noah Alexander Hutto and Kenna Lea Hutto.

Pallbearers were Trey Hill, Bart Jones, Less Hill, Bill Halford, Trey Fleming and Ken Stroud.

The family requests memorials be made in honor of Mrs. Eva Nell Milton to the Baptist Children’s Village.

To share condolences online, visit www.franklinfh.com.

Franklin Funeral Home of Meadville was in charge of arrangements.

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