Velva C. Vermillion, age 85 of Lima, died at 3:00 a.m., Friday, February 8, 2013 at Shawnee Manor. She was born January 19, 1928 in Memphis, TN; the daughter of the late Clarence A. and Maude A. Kent Potter. On May 3, 1948 she married Harold E. Vermillion, who survives in Lima.
Mrs. Vermillion was a homemaker, who loved flowers and created her own flower room for enjoyment.
Also surviving are 5 sons – Robert K. (Thanh) Vermillion of Middleburg, FL; Harold R. (Mary) Vermillion of Wapakoneta; John A. (Linda) Vermillion of Kenton; Douglas D. Vermillion of Lima; Kevin S. (Patti) Vermillion of Lima; 5 granddaughters, 3 grandsons; 10 great grandchildren; with a great granddaughter due later this month.
She was preceded in death by a granddaughter.
The family will receive friends from noon – 2:00 p.m., Monday at the funeral home.
Funeral services will begin 2:00 p.m., Monday, February 11, 2013 at Bayliff & Son Funeral Home, Cridersville. Burial will follow in Memorial Park Cemetery, Lima.
Memorial contributions may be made to St. Rita’s Hospice.
Condolences may be shared at www.BayliffAndSon.com
Date: Monday, February 11, 2013
Time: 12:00 pm - 2:00 pm