Sunday, March 9, 2008

Minnie E. Hilton, Jan. 28, 1913 -- Jan. 24, 2008

  Minnie E. Hilton, 94, of Oakridge, Ore., died Jan. 24, in Oakridge. She was born Jan. 28, 1913 in Beaver to Claude and Jessie Pyatt Hague.

  She married Jess Hilton on Aug. 8, 1931 in Beaver. He died April 15, 1964.

  Survivors include her children, Bobby Hilton of Eugene, Ore., Jack Hilton and Randi Hilton, both of Lebanon, Ore., Herb Hilton, Faye Garris and Barbara Hill of Oakridge, Ore.; 17 grandchildren; 22 great-grandchildren; and six great-great-grandchildren.

  A daughter, Jessie Claudine, died in 1992.

  Funeral services were held on Jan. 28 at the Church of the Nazarene in Oakridge, Ore. Burial was at the Forestvale Memorial Park in Oakridge.