Obituary of Bessie Hilton
Bessie R. Hilton, age 96, life resident of Pulaski, passed away Wednesday at Samaritan Medical Center in Watertown. Bessie was born March 10, 1918 in Richland. She attended Pulaski Schools. Bessie married Merritt Hilton on January 25, 1941 and he passed away in 1997. She was employed by the Kallet Theater in Pulaski for 50 years. She was an avid card player and loved to dance. Surviving are two sons, Cliff (Nancy) Hilton of Pulaski, Ronald (Linda) Hilton of Pulaski, two daughters, Maxine Hilton of Pulaski and Leslie (George) Goodway of Richland, 11 grandchildren and 25 great grandchildren and five great-great grandchildren. She was predeceased by two sons, Wayne who passed away in 1966 and Gary who passed away in 1992, and one granddaughter, Darcy who passed away in 2006. Funeral Services will be held at 3 p.m. Sunday at the Foster-Hax Funeral Home, 52 Park Street, Pulaski, with burial in Pulaski Cemetery. Calling hours will be held from 1 to 3 p.m. prior to the funeral. The family would like to invite friends to a reception at the Pulaski VFW immediately following the burial.