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MAY 25, 1908 -- APRIL 26, 2005

Services for Eldora McCullough of Lockport, a retired licensed practical nurse, will be at 10 a.m. today in St. Luke African Methodist Episcopal Zion Church, 314 E. Ferry St. Burial will be in Forest Lawn.

Mrs. McCullough died Tuesday in Harbour Health Multicare Center. She was 96.

Born Eldora Hemphill in Rock Hill, S.C., she was certified as a
licensed practical nurse in 1949. After working at Millard Fillmore Hospital, she worked 25 years at Rosa Coplon Home on Symphony Circle, retiring in 1973.

Her husband of 76 years, William L., died in 2001.

Survivors include two daughters, Odiceal Potter and Dolores Williams, both of Buffalo; a son, William A. of Rowlett, Texas; a stepsister, Alberta McNeely of South Carolina; and a stepbrother, Tommy Lee Hemphill of South Carolina.