Judith E. Kilian, 76

Judith E. Kilian, 76

CROCKETT, Texas (May 22, 2018) – Judith Elaine “Judy” (Giberson) Kilian, 76, of Crockett, Texas, passed away on May 10, 2018, at The Hospice of East Texas in Tyler, Texas.

She was born Aug. 14, 1941, in Litchfield, a daughter of Lloyd and Grace Giberson. She married J. “Dene” Kilian; he preceded her in death on July 21, 2015.

She worked as a nurse for many years. She put her trust in Jesus Christ as Lord and Savior.

Surviving are a daughter, April Kilian; sons, John (Sharla) Kilian and Brian Kilian; grandchildren, Jason (Brandy)Frazier, Amanda (Larry) Frazier Beard,Amber Eernisse, Kristen (Brice) Kilian Due, Ashley (Wayne) Kilian Graham, Kerri Kilian, Kelsey Kilian, and Austin Kilian; nine and a half great-grandchildren, Dawson, Evan, Bindi, Zoey, Kerrie Lou, Colby, Kaylie, Major Dene, Lindsay, and another on the way; sister, Mary (Joe) Baugher; sister-in-law, Marty Giberson; lifelong friend, Shirley Hughes; and numerous nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.

In addition to her parents and husband, she was preceded in death by her brothers, Gene Gladson, Lloyd Giberson; sister, Laura King; and brother-in-law, Varrol King.

Visitation was held from 6-8 p.m., Friday, May 18, at Callaway-Allee Funeral Home in Crockett, Texas. Graveside funeral services were held at 10 a.m., Saturday, May 19, at New Energy Cemetery near Crockett, Texas, with Pastor David Medina and Jacky Lewis officiating. Callaway-Allee Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements.

Online condolences may be left at callawayallee.com.