100 - Ethel May Dillon - Jones, OK
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member hamquilter
N 35° 33.134 W 097° 17.969
14S E 654132 N 3935616
Quick Description: Ethel May Dillon came within four days of being 101.
Location: Oklahoma, United States
Date Posted: 7/3/2012 3:43:36 PM
Waymark Code: WMET1Q
Published By: Groundspeak Charter Member BruceS
Views: 1

Long Description:
Ethel's headstone is located in Jones I.O.O.F. Cemetery, which is located on the northeast corner of W. Wilshire and N. Hiwassee.

Her headstone is a flat gray granite stone with a lighter gray panel on which is engraved:

Ethel May Dillon
July 20, 1893
July 16, 1994

* The year Ethel was born, Beatrix Potter introduced her character, Peter Rabbit.
* The Wizard of Oz premiered in New York City the year Ethel was ten.
* Ethel was twenty in 1913, the year Cracker Jacks first put a prize in their box.
* Native Americans were first proclaimed U.S. citizens the year Ethel turned 31.
* Ethel was 48 when Japan bombed Pearl Harbor.
* She was 63 the year the first artificial heart was transplanted into a human.

Location of Headstone: Jones I.O.O.F. Cemetery

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