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Ewing Napier

Ewing Franklin Napier, 91, of Greenwood passed away Saturday, April 26, 2014.

He was born Sept. 22, 1922, in Scottsville, Ky., a son of Walter and Beulah Napier.

He was preceded in death by his wife, Lois Dean Napier; a son, Jeffrey Napier; a grandson, Gary Franklin Wilson; a great-grandson, Bryce Wilson; and six brothers and sisters.

Survivors include his daughters, Sharon Riggles and Linda Wilson (Danny); a brother, Larry Dean

Napier (Clara Dean); two grandchildren, Greg Wilson and Matthew Riggles; and seven great-grandchildren, Brayton, Brannon and Brynn Wilson, Tyler and Kaitlynn Place, and Isabelle and Noah Riggles.

Ewing served our country in the U.S. Army during World War II. He retired as a machine operator from Allison Transmission Division of General Motors Corp. He enjoyed golfing, gardening, listening to music and singing.

A funeral service will be conducted at 1 p.m. Wednesday at Wilson St. Pierre Funeral Service and Crematory, Greenwood Chapel, 481 W. Main St. Visitation will be from 4 to 8 p.m. today at the funeral home. Burial will be at Greenwood Cemetery.

Memorial contributions are suggested to Gracepoint Church, 330 Whiteland Road, New Whiteland, IN 46184.

You are invited to read the obituary online at www.wilsonstpierre.com, where you may sign the guestbook, share a memory or order flowers for the family.

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