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Elizabeth Ruth Killion
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Obituary for Elizabeth Ruth Killion

Elizabeth Ruth “Betty Ruth” Wolfe Killion passed away in Waco, Texas, on November 28, 2017.
A graveside service will be held 2:00 p.m., Thursday, November 30, at Oakwood Cemetery in Waco. The Reverend Sharron Cox and The Reverend Ray Waldon will officiate.

Betty Ruth was born in Waco on September 24, 1932, to George Edward Wolfe and Ruth Lewis Wolfe. She attended and received diplomas from Waco High School, Christian College and Baylor University.

Preceding her in death were her parents, George Edward Wolfe and Ruth Lewis Wolfe; brother, George Edward Wolfe, Jr.; her son, James Reese Killion, Jr.; and her daughter, Reesa Elizabeth Killion and her son, James Reese Killion, Jr.

She is survived by family, including her husband of 64 years, James Reese Killion; daughter, Ruth Killion Miller and husband, Jeff; grandson, Jeffrey Reese Miller and his wife, Amy; grandson, Tyler Davis Miller and his wife, Jennifer; and great grandchildren, Jackson Robert Miller, James Tate Miller and Coralie Elizabeth Miller.

The family is thankful for Jacque Harris, Becky Lupu, Uni Murphy and the staff of Lake Ridge Healthy Living, for the love and excellent care that she received from them during her lengthy illness. The family invites you to leave a message or memory on our “Tribute Wall” at

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2:00 PM
Oakwood Cemetery

2124 S. 5th St.
Waco, TX 76706

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Oakwood Cemetery

2124 S. 5th St.
Waco, TX 76706


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