Paralee Ayers, age 70, died on September 21, 2006 in Madisonville, KY. She was born on November 5, 1935 in Nortonville, KY, and raised in Vancouver, WA.
A graduate of Vancouver High School 1954, she married Jerome Ayers. They moved to New Jersey, where she worked as a Dental Technician. After living in New Jersey for many years, they moved to Long Beach, WA in 2001. She was a member of First Methodist Church, and the Eagles Club of Ocean Park. She moved to Sturgis, KY in October of 2005.
Paralee was preceded in death by Jerome, her husband of 52 years, on June 4, 2006, as well as an infant son, Alan, in 1955. Survivors include son, Stephen of Kentucky; daughter, Deanna of Germany; four grandchildren; two sisters, Jewell Eaton of Battle Ground, WA, and Mary Eby of Kenmore, WA.
Viewing will take place Wednesday, September 27, 2006, from 9:00am-12:00pm at Hamilton-Mylan Funeral Home in Vancouver, WA, followed by a graveside service at 1:00pm at Park Hill Cemetery.
Published in The Columbian on Sept. 26, 2006