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“My condolences to family of Eloise Watkins Terry! Proud to be a small part of the tribute to this amazing ladies life. Victoria Young ”
1 of 3 | Posted by: Victoria Young - Louisville, KY

Always ready to have fun! “I will always remember Aunt Eloise as quick to smile and ready to have fun! ”
2 of 3 | Posted by: Ruth Hortman - Atlanta

“Eloise and my mother Rose Benas Lustig were young girls together. I grew up with memories shared by my mother of their childhood in Louisville in the...Read More »
3 of 3 | Posted by: Merrily Lustig Monte Carlo Monaco

Eloise was born on October 8, 1915 and passed away on Sunday, September 1, 2019.

Eloise was a resident of Louisville, Kentucky at the time of passing.

She had become an accomplished adagio and ballroom dancer when she graduated from Louisville Girls High School in 1933.

The shows, called "Kentucky Colonelettes" featured teenage dancers and singers, and performed 850 shows for Army, Navy, and Air Force personnel in Kentuckiana.

In 1971, she was awarded a United Nations Medal for contributions to the Kentucky Chapter as secretary for three years.