Elizabeth Geesey (White) Hiles

Elizabeth Geesey (White) Hiles, 79, of Oberlin, Ohio, passed away Monday, Jan. 7, 2013.

She was born in Bellwood, daughter of the late Ralph G. and Sarah A. (Dodson) White.

Surviving are five children: Marvin Davis Jr., Theresa Mendenhall, Michella Hasbrook, Michael Hiles and Alan Hiles; five grandchildren; three great-grandchildren; two sisters: Margaret McCreary and Shirley White; two brothers: Butch and Lewis White; and a host of nieces and nephews.

She was preceded in death by her husbands: Marvin Davis Sr. and Joseph Hiles Sr.; a daughter, Mary Elizabeth Davis; a son, Joseph Hiles Jr.; two brothers: Sonny and Jimmy White; and three sisters: Maxine Forrester, Patricia George and Carroll Mekins.

A funeral service will be held Friday, Jan. 11, 2013, at Cowling Funeral Home in Oberlin, Ohio.