Judith “Judy” Elaine Giberson Kilian, of Crockett passed away Thursday May 10, 2018 in The Hospice of East Texas, Tyler. Judy was born August 14, 1941 in Litchfield, Illinois to Lloyd Giberson and Grace Gladson Giberson. She was a dedicated nurse for many years and put her trust in Jesus Christ as Lord and Savior.
Judy is survived by her daughter, April Kilian of Gilmer, Texas; sons, John Kilian and wife, Sharla of Crockett, Texas, Brian Kilian of Crockett, Texas; eight grandchildren, Jason Frazier and wife Brandy, Amanda Frazier Beard and husband, Larry, Amber Eernisse, Kristen Kilian Due and husband, Brice, Ashley Kilian Graham and husband, Wayne, Kerri Kilian, Kelsey Kilian, Austin Kilian; nine and 1/2 great-grandchildren, Dawson, Evan, Bindi, Zoey, Kerrie Lou, Colby, Kaylie, Major Dene, Lindsey and one on the way; sister, Mary Baugher and husband, Joe of Hillsboro, Illinois; sister-in-law, Marty Giberson of Shelbyville, Illinois; lifelong friend, Shirley Hughes; numerous nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends. She was preceded in death by her husband, J “Dene” Kilian; parents, Lloyd Giberson and Grace Gladson Giberson; brothers, Gene Gladson, Lloyd Giberson; sister and brother-in-law, Laura and Verrol King.
Graveside funeral services for Judith “Judy” Elaine Giberson Kilian were held Saturday, May 19, 2018 at 10 a.m. in the New Energy Cemetery near Crockett with Pastor David Medina and Jacky Lewis officiating. Visitation was held Friday, May 18 from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. at Callaway-Allee Funeral Home in Crockett. Online condolences may be made at www.callawayallee.com