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Ethel Estelline "Sassy" Queen

Lewis & Gillum Funeral Homes, Inc.

28 Harding Avenue

Jackson, Ohio 45640

Phone: (740)286-2010

Fax: (740)286-5640


Ethel Estelline “Sassy” Queen of Jackson, Ohio passed away Sunday, May 26th, 2019 at Grant Medical Center in Columbus at the age of 92. She was born July 31st, 1926 in Coalton, Ohio to the late William Birch Boyd and Margaret (Moore) Boyd.

She volunteered for the Retired Senior Volunteer Program and the soup kitchen at the Christian Church. She was a member of Jackson County Homemakers, Keystone Women’s Club, and attended Central Avenue Methodist Church.

She loved traveling, family gatherings, and talking to her best friend, Frances Burt on the phone.

She is survived by her children: Ronald (Stacey) Queen, Margaret Queen, Steve (Bev) Queen, Larry (Debbie) Queen, Cindy (Mike) Zwayer, Sandra (Gary) Landrum, Jennifer (Gary) Moore, and Rick (Cathy) Boyd; sister, Ruth Colegrove; and many precious and loving grandchildren, great-grandchildren, great-great grandchildren; as well as several nieces and nephews.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Willard Queen; several brothers and sisters, and a great-grandson.

Calling hours will be held on Saturday, June 1st, 2019 from 11-1PM with funeral services beginning at 1PM at the Lewis & Gillum Funeral Home of Jackson with Rev. Janie Karl and Pastor Jorge Anido officiating. Burial will follow at Fairmount Cemetery. Online condolences may be sent to A celebration of life fellowship meal will be held at the homeplace, 123 Central Ave., Jackson, Ohio 45640.

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