R. Jean Dillon

R. Jean Dillon, 95, of Covington passed away at 4:40 p.m. Tuesday, May 22, 2018, at The Waters of Covington.

Mrs. Dillon was born July 6, 1922, at Veedersburg, the daughter of David and Ruby (Hite) Clark. She married her husband of 63 years Clark Dillon on Aug. 25, 1940, at Geneva. He preceded her in death Oct. 7, 2003

She is also preceded in death by two granddaughters, Cindi Duncan and Reva Richey; and two sisters, Connie Billingsley and Phyllis Branaman.

Surviving family include: son Larry (Betty) Dillon, Crawfordsville; two daughters, Sharon Dudley, Monticello, and Pam (Leon) Snyder, Hillsboro; nine grandchildren; plus several great-grandchildren and great-great grandchildren.

 Jean graduated from Veedersburg High School in 1940. She worked for many years with her husband as a bookkeeper at Dillon & Dillon Implement in Hillsboro. She was a long-time member of First Baptist Church in Covington. Jean was a very social person and had enjoyed attending the activities at the Senior Center in Covington, she also enjoyed family reunions and any other occasions where she could visit and spend time with her family.

Funeral service will be at 1 p.m. Friday May 25 at First Baptist Church, Covington, with Pastor Michael Hohenstein officiating. Visitation will begin at 11 a.m. Friday at the church and continue until the time of service. Burial will be at Waynetown Masonic Cemetery.

Online condolences at www.dickersonfuneralhome.com.