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Sept. 25, 1996 - Wednesday

PALO, Viola B. d. 24 Sep 1996

CRAB ORCHARD - Viola Brooks Palo, 87, Crab Orchard, died Tuesday at Charleston Healthcare Center, Danville.

Born July 18, 1909, in Rockcastle County, she was a daughter of the late Richard Emmitt and Mattie Turner Brooks. She was a retired employee of Chrysler Automotive Corp. and a member of Watts Chapel Baptist Church. She was the widow of Jacob E. Palo.

Survivors include a son, Richard L. Garner, Crab Orchard, and a sister, Mae King, Lexington. She was preceded in death by a son, Arnold A. Garner.

Services will be 2 p.m. Thursday at McKnight-Martin Funeral Home by Dan Gutenson. Burial will be in Crab Orchard Cemetery.