Lillian Mae (Nelson) Wall

August 25, 1946 ~ July 15, 2021 (age 74)


Dillman-Scott Funeral Home


Lillian Mae Wall, 74, of Paoli, Indiana, passed away on Thursday, July 15, 2021, at IU Health, Bloomington. She was born in Paoli, Indiana on August 25, 1946, to Arthur and Golda Scott Nelson. Lillian married James N. Wall Jr. on August 29, 1964, and he survives.


Lillian was preceded in death by her parents, brother, David Nelson.


She was a member of the Wesley Chapel United Methodist Church. Lillian was Cofounder of As Good as it Gets catering, and a dining room manager of Cannon’s Restaurant.



Survivors include:



                James Wall Jr.                                                                                                                    Paoli, Indiana



                Jerry Wall                                                                                                                             Paoli, Indiana



                Rheda Wall (Melissa)                                                                                                      Orleans, Indiana

                Tanna Wall Burst                                                                                                              Princeton, Indiana



                James Nelson                                                                                                                     French Lick, Indiana



                Shirley Chaplin                                                                                                                   French Lick, Indiana



                Debbie Nelson                                                                                                                   Mitchell, Indiana


4-Grandchildren, Whitley Burst, Sean Burst, Kacey Burst, and Makayla Wall, and 3-Great-Grandchildren, Liam Gomez, Samuel Bullington, and Ziara Lizcano also survive Lillian Mae Wall.




Funeral Services will be Monday, July 19, 2021, at 1:00 PM, at Dillman-Scott Funeral Home located at 226 W. Campbell St. Paoli IN 47454.  Visitation will be from 4:00 PM-7:00 PM, Sunday, July 18, 2021, and from 9:00 AM until time of service on Monday. Interment will be in the Old Union Cemetery located at Wesley Chapel Road and North County Road, 100 W. Orleans, Indiana.


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July 18, 2021

4:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Dillman-Scott Funeral Home
226 W Campbell ST.
Paoli, Indiana 47454

Funeral Service
July 19, 2021

1:00 PM
Dillman-Scott Funeral Home
226 W Campbell ST.
Paoli, Indiana 47454

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