Ettie A. Killian PDF Print E-mail

Ettie Adams Killian, 89, of Prosperity, widow of Junis Boyd “J.B.” Killian, entered into the eternal kingdom Sunday, March 8, 2020 at her residence.

Born on November 25, 1930 in Newberry County, she was a daughter of the late Allen and Gladys Stockman Adams. She was a member of Zion United Methodist Church where she was a past president of the United Methodist Women and a member of the Koinonia Circle. Mrs. Killian retired from the Whitten Center in Clinton and was a den mother with the Boy Scouts of America.

She loved her family, her church, her community, and the Lord Jesus Christ. She will be remembered for her outgoing spirit, her sweet smile, and her distinctive laugh.

Mrs. Killian is survived by a son, Larry Boyd Killian of Prosperity; sisters, Betty A. Seibert of Prosperity, Shirby A. Chapman of Little Mountain, and Reba A. (Douglas) Warren of Prosperity; sisters-in-law, Dovie Adams and Peggy Killian both of Prosperity and Barbara Killian of Lexington; granddaughter, Cara (Brent) Earnest of Moody, Alabama and great grandchildren, Addison and Ava Earnest. Mrs. Killian was predeceased by a brother, Troy Adams.

Funeral services will be held at 2:30 pm Wednesday, March 11, 2020 at Zion United Methodist Church by the Rev. Jimmy Counts and the Rev. R.T. Bowling, III. Burial will follow in Newberry Memorial Gardens. Visitation will be Wednesday from 1:00 – 2:00 pm at the Zion United Methodist Church Family Life Center. Memorials may be made to Zion United Methodist Church, 80 Zion Circle, Prosperity, SC 29127.

Active pallbearers will be nephews, Gary Seibert, James Seibert, Daniel Seibert, Louie Chapman, Allen Chapman, Kelvin Chapman and Doug Warren, Jr.

Honorary pallbearers will be the women of the Koinonia Circle.

The family would like to extend special thanks to everyone for their love and support.



#10 Brice & Alice Boozer 2020-03-12 18:47
Brice and I are so sorry for the passing of Ms. Etta. She was such a lovely lady. She always had a beautiful smile. She will be missed by all who knew her. May God bless each of you and give you peace in the days ahead.
#9 Von and Jean Hendrix 2020-03-11 10:23
Ms Reba and Mr. Doug, Know that our prayers are with you in these trying times in the loss of your sister. May God hold you close and give you that peace that passes all understanding. We love you. From our hearts to yours, Von and Jean Hendrix
#8 Kathey Koon Eargle 2020-03-11 08:16
Uplifting prayers for peace and comfort in the days ahead. Miss Ettie always had a smile when I saw her and I loved hearing her laugh!! She will be missed.
#7 Edith Hite 2020-03-10 11:40
Reba, I am so sorry yo hear about your sister, whom you look just like. Will send a card later. I fell and broke my right shoulder so I am unable to write for awhile. My prayer is that God's peace be with you.
#6 Jeff Paschal 2020-03-10 07:55
Mrs. Reba and family, We are sending our love and keeping you in our prayers during this sad time. Jeff and Jana
#5 Susan Smith 2020-03-09 21:50
To the family, I'm so sorry for your loss! Prayers for peace and comfort! Susan Bowers Smith
#4 Pat Mccullough 2020-03-09 20:42
I’m so sorry to read about Ms Killian , she was a special lady.
She was a pt. Of ours for years at Dr Bobby Livingston’s office.
Prayers for her family she loved y’all so much
Her grand daughter was her heart... Thinking about you all.
Pat Mccullough
#3 Lynn Riber 2020-03-09 19:05
Dear Mrs. Reba and Family,
Please accept my sincere condolences. Ms. Ettie was such a sweet person.
#2 KAREN LINDLER SMITH 2020-03-09 10:20
Larry and Family, We are very sorry to hear about the loss of your Mother. May God be with You and Your Family during this time! Love Joey and Karen Linder Smith
#1 Sheriff Lee Foster 2020-03-09 10:04
We offer our condolences on the passing of Mrs. Killian. She was a cheerful soul and was kind to my family and me. May the love of our Lord and the fond memories shared offer you comfort during this time of grief. Lee, Carol, Joseph, Amelia