Lois Underwood (Chilton)
Lois Adeline Underwood, 90, of Battle Creek, passed away Sunday, May 20, 2018 at Brookdale Assisted Living in Portage. She was born March 22, 1928 in Clay County, TN the daughter of Elba Edis and Nannie Mae (Glidwell) Chilton. Lois was employed in the packing department at the Kellogg Company for 44 years before her retirement in 1990. She married the late James Underwood on November 25, 1948 in Battle Creek. Lois was a member of Christ United Methodist Church and the Kellogg 25 Year Club. She enjoyed walking, traveling and spending time with her family. Lois had a love for flowers and was an avid gardener.
She is survived by her children, Michael (Irma) Underwood and Cathy (Chris) Burrows; sisters, Laura Janet Buford, Marcia (James) Martin, and Evelyn Young; 3 grandchildren; 2 great grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by her parents; husband, Jim; and siblings, James Chilton, Louis Chilton, Norman Chilton, Annie Uldriks, and Ella Garrett.
Visitation will be held Thursday, May 24th from 4:00-6:00 PM at Bachman Hebble Funeral Service. Funeral services will be held Friday at 11:30 AM at Bachman Hebble Funeral Service with Pastor James Chilton and Brian Steele officiating. Burial will be at the Fort Custer National Cemetery in Augusta, MI. Memorial tributes may be made to the American Cancer Society.