Last updated 11/7/2019 at 1:09pm
Ernestine Isadora McMillan Hilton, age 99, died on Oct. 27, 2019, at her home in Cheney surrounded by loved ones.
Ernestine was born Feb. 20, 1920, in Asotin, Wash. to Myrtle Mae (Marks) and Ernest McMillan. She was the eldest of 4 children. Ernestine married the love of her life, Earl Laverne Hilton in 1942.
Together they raised their four children: Earl Laverne Jr., Nancy Louise, Richard Lester and Jerold Lauren. Her eldest son, Earl Jr. tragically died in a plane crash in 1981. She has six grandchildren: Earl Hilton III, Lance Odell, Erin Hilton, Daniel Hilton, Shawn Odell, and Alison La...