May Louise Ebling, 89, of Granite City, passed away on Tuesday, February 4, 2014 at the Rosewood Care Center in Edwardsville, surrounded by her family.
She was born on January 26, 1925 in Kuttawa, KY, the daughter to the late Roscoe and Anna Faye nee Behen Boyd.
May married Carl E. Ebling on September 21, 1947 in Piggot, Arkansas. He survives.
May was a hairdresser and had her own business out of her home for 45 years.
Besides her husband of 66 years, May is survived by a daughter and son-in-law, Jean and Dick Wulf of Colorado Springs, CO; five grandchildren, Gary Swift, Jr, Cheryl Swift, Valerie Wulf, Becky Wulf and Laura Bachlet; seven grand-children.
She was preceded in death by one daughter, Diane Louise Swift; one son, Danny Eugene Ebling; three brothers, Billy Boyd, Marion Boyd and Kenneth Boyd and one sister, Nelda Sipes.