Irene B. “Nicky” Milligan
September 26, 1936 ‒ February 02, 2018
Mount Vernon, Ohio
Irene B. “Nicky” Milligan, age 81, of Mount Vernon, Ohio, passed away on Friday, February 2, 2018 at the Knox Community Hospital. She was born on September 26, 1936 in Butler, Ohio the daughter of Russell and Lucille (Selby) Shoman.
Nicky was an active member of the First Christian Church (Disciples of Christ) where she enjoyed the Knit-Wits church knitting group. Nicky also enjoyed doing word find puzzles, but the greatest joy of her life was the time she spent with her family and most importantly her grandchildren.
She is survived by her husband of 58 years Harold Milligan; three daughters, Brenda (Edward) Bettross of Lincolnton, Georgia, Jacqueline Cline of Mount Vernon, Rebecca (Tate) Morgan of Marion; six grandchildren; fifteen great grandchildren, her sisters Devota Beck of West Jefferson and Betty Swihart of Mount Vernon and her brother William (Sandra) Shoman of Fredericktown.
In addition to her parents, Nicky was preceded in death by her sister Sandra Welker; two brothers, Gary and Wynol Shoman and her son-in-law, Earl M. Cline.
A Celebration of Life service will be held on Saturday, February 10, 2018 beginning at 11 a.m. at the Flowers-Snyder Funeral Home where friends may call one hour prior. Pastor Brad Ham will be officiating.
In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to the First Christian Church (Disciples of Christ), 5 Harrison Ave., Mount Vernon, Ohio 43050.
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