Avinell Claywell Vaughn Hamilton, 99, Noblesville, died Dec. 17 at Harbour Manor Care Center in Noblesville. She was born Dec. 1, 1916 to William and Ona (Mitchell) Claywell in Jasonville, Ind.
Avinell was a homemaker, an avid reader and loved her family with all her heart.
She is survived by her daughter, Elizabeth (Ralph) Nicely; son, Kevin Vaughn; daughter, Barbara (Ed) Turk; grandsons, Dewayne (Barbara) Turk and Carl (Barbara) Turk; granddaughter, Jennifer (Dave) Bigley; nine great-grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews.
In addition to her parents, Avinell was preceded in death by her first husband, Dale Vaughn; second husband, Eugene Hamilton; and son, John Vaughn.