Peacefully at home with her family by her side on Saturday August 11, 2012, Mrs. Ethel Millben ” Mommie Ethel” of Chatham in her 97th year.  Loving daughter of late Julia and Norman Freeman.  Wife of the late Clifford Olbey and the late Jarvis Millben.  Loving mother of Glenna Olbey of London, Joan Olbey, and Leonard Olbey, both of Chatham.  Predeceased by her son Donald and daughter Marcia Miller, brothers Shirley Moore and Arlington Freeman, and sisters Edith Paris, Alice Flowers, Bessie Handsor, and Norma Pryor.  She will be lovingly remembered by her many grandchildren, great grandchildren and great great grandchildren.  Ethel was a member of the First Baptist Church for many years.  Family and friends are invited to the Alexander & Houle Funeral Home, 245 Wellington West, Chatham, 519-352-2710, on Monday August 13th from 2 to 4 p.m. and 7 to 9 p.m.  The funeral service for Mrs. Millben will be conducted from the chapel of the funeral home on Tuesday August 14th at 1:30 p.m. with Pastor Leona Wright of Voice of Triumph Ministries.  Cremation to follow with interment to be held at a later date.  Friends and family planning an expression of remembrance are asked to consider Voice of Triumph Ministries.  On-line condolences may be left at

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