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Faye Killough

Thursday, February 20, 2003

BEAVER CITY -- Faye Killough, 75, formerly of Red Cloud, died Tuesday (Feb. 18, 2003) at Christian Homes in Holdrege.

She was born Nov. 26, 1927, to Floyd and Zola (Ingram) Corbett in Red Cloud. She spent her early years in Webster County. She graduated from Jewel County High School in Kansas in 1945. She attended Kansas Wesleyan College in Kansas. She taught school for several years.

On Aug. 20, 1948, she married Daryl "Shad" Killough in Red Cloud. The couple made their home in Red Cloud. In 1965, the family moved to Broken Bow and then to Beaver City, where the couple purchased the Beaver City Times Tribune, which they operated until 1988. She spent her retirement years in Yuma, Ariz., and Beaver City.

She was a member of the First United Methodist Church of Beaver City, United Methodist Women of Beaver City, the Nebraska Press Association, past member of the Beaver City Chamber of Commerce, "Four Square" square dancing group of Arapahoe and the VFW Auxiliary of Red Cloud.

She was preceded in death by her parents; one brother, Maurice; and sister-in-law, Mary Corbett.

Survivors include her husband, Daryl "Shad" Killough of Beaver City; one son, Brad and wife, Dana Killough of Holdrege; two daughters, Meg and husband, Allen Hunt of Holdrege and Kaye and husband, Roger Frederick of Richmond, Mo.; two brothers, Dwight Corbett of Salina, Kan., and Edwin and wife, LuNette Corbett of Fremont; nine grandchildren and one great-grandchild.

Services will be Friday, 10 a.m., at First United Methodist Church in Beaver City with Rev. Theda Dame officiating. Interment will be at Red Cloud Cemetery in Red Cloud.

Visitation will be today, until 8 p.m., at Wenburg Funeral Home in Beaver City and prior to services on Friday at the church.

Wenburg Funeral Home of Beaver City is in charge of the arrangements.