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Barbara Nell Stover
1930 - 2016
NORMAL - Barbara Nell Stover, 86, formerly of Marion, passed
away Saturday (Sept. 24, 2016) at Sugar Creek Alzheimer's Special Care Center
in Normal after an eight year battle with Alzheimer's disease.
MARY JANE TUTTLE (LYONS)
1938 – 2016
Dorothy L. Wilborn
1914 – 2016
Dorothy L. Wilborn, 102, passed away at Harrisburg Medical Center on Sunday, September 18, 2016.
Dorothy was born on September 17, 1914 in Waterloo, Iowa to Florence and Claude Hartong. Dorothy lived in Iowa and moved to Springfield, IL where she attended middle and high schools, graduating from Springfield High School in 1931. On September 21, 1931 she married her sweetheart Bill Wilborn and settled down to start a family in Springfield. Dorothy was a homemaker and very proud of her family. She was a member and Sunday school teacher at the First Church of the Brethren. She and her family moved to Chatham, IL in 1960 where she was involved in the PTA for the Chatham Schools. After Bill’s retirement, they spent many winters in North Port, FL before moving there permanently in 1995. Dorothy and Bill moved back to Illinois to Brookstone Estates in Harrisburg in June of 2005 to live out their lives in Southern Illinois.
Mrs. Wilborn was a member of the First United Methodist Church in Harrisburg. She is preceded in death by her spouse William C. Wilborn, her eldest daughter, Sharon E. Wilborn, and her brother, Jack Hartong.
She is survived by her three children. Linda (Ray) Balcauski of Punta Gorda, FL, Diane (Steve) Kelly of Melissa, TX and Richard (Margaret) Wilborn of Harrisburg. She will be sadly missed by her family including seven grandchildren and eleven great-grandchildren.
Funeral services were held at 2 PM, Saturday, September 24, 2016 at Reed Funeral Chapel. Rev. Scott Pilkington officiated. Burial followed in Sunset Lawn Cemetery. Visitation was from 1 to 2 PM, Saturday, September 24, 2016 at Reed Funeral Chapel in Harrisburg. Donations may be made to the First United Methodist Church.
Jewell "Judy" DeVeau McNail-Pool
1935 - 2016
Judy was born on December 17, 1935 in Eldorado, IL to the late Robert "Bob" and Edith Elizabeth (Marler) Pool. Judy was a school bus driver and a member of Coal Bank Springs Church.
Surviving family members include her daughter: Lisa Crisp of Carrier Mills, IL; daughter: Angela Dawn McNail of Harrisburg; son: Robert "Robbie" McNail of Harrisburg;
2 grandchildren: Jada Lynn (Justin) Gibbons and Macie Nicole McNail; brother: John W. "Buddy" Pool and wife Betty; nieces: Janie Jackson and Becky Spurlock, and the father of her children: Donald Hugh McNail of Marion, IL
Judy was preceded in death by her parents and sister: Mildred Benefield.
services were held at 5 PM, Thursday, September 15, 2016 at Reed Funeral
Chapel. Rev. Allen Porter officated and burial followed in Sunset Lawn
Cemetery. Visitation was from 3 to 5
PM, Thursday, September 15, 2016 at Reed Funeral Chapel in Harrisburg. Donations may be made to Hospice of Southern
1920 – 2016
Bonnie Penrod, age 96, of Harrisburg, passed away at 2:20 AM, Saturday, September 10, 2016 at Harrisburg Medical Center. She was born on November 15, 1920 in New Burnside, IL, to the late Arthur and Noma (Watkins) Cavitt. She married Lewis M. "Penny" Penrod on May 4, 1940 and he preceded her in death on September 22, 2013.
Bonnie was a homemaker and a member of McKinley Avenue Baptist Church in Harrisburg. She and Lewis were honored with the Lifetime Achievement Award from McKinley Ave.
Bonnie is survived by her daughter: Myra and husband Barry Bascom of Harrisburg; daughter: Roslyn Hasty of Cincinnati, OH; son: Wendell and wife Vicki Penrod of Benton, IL.; and daughter: Pam and husband Joel Bond of Harrisburg; 3 grandchildren: Dawn Brown of Galatia; Chris and wife Marci Hasty of Columbus, OH and Jason Penrod of Indianapolis, IN.; 4 great-grandchildren: Kelsey, Kylee and Keaton Brown of Galatia and Maren Penny Hasty of Columbus, OH; bros: John Cavitt of Vienna; and Jesse Cavitt of Manteno, IL.
She was preceded in death by her parents, 1 sister and 4 brothers and her son-in-law: Jay Hasty.
Funeral services were held at 2PM, Sunday, September 11, 2016 at Reed Funeral Chapel in Harrisburg. Rev. Billy Dye, Jr. officiated. Burial followed in Sunset Lawn Cemetery. Visitation was from 12:00 Noon to service time at 2 PM, Sunday, September 11, 2016 at the funeral home. Memorial contributions may be made to McKinley Ave. Baptist Church.
Norman "Butch" Duncan
1955 - 2016
Norman "Butch" Duncan, 60, years of age, passed away at home September 4, 2016. He leaves behind his wife of 35 years, Edna Duncan, whom he married on February 14, 1981.
Butch and Edna were blessed with a son: Johnny Gwaltney of Goreville, IL; daughters: Kati Stilley and husband Shane of McEwen, TN; Kristie Garrison and family of McEwen, TN; and Lisa Beddingfield and husband Chase of Gadsden, AL. Butch was "Papaw" to 9 grandchildren and 1 great grandson.
Butch leaves behind Brothers: Dennis Duncan and wife Lisa of Jasper, AK; Paul "Skip" Duncan and wife Dena of Paducah, KY and his sister: Cindy Butler and husband Rick of Eddyville, IL
Butch was born to Everett C. Duncan and the late Kay Tarlton Duncan on November 6, 1955. Butch served in the US Army during the Viet Nam era. After moving to Pope County in 1994, he began to take an interest in the Emergency Services of the county. He served as Captain and Training Office for the Pope County Rural Fire Protection. Butch was also an EMT and was lead dispatcher for Pope County 911. He served over 20 years in Emergency Service for Pope County.
Funeral services for Butch were held at 1PM, Thursday, September 8, 2016 at the Spring Valley Social Brethren Church. Visitation was from 5 to 8 PM, Wednesday, September 7, 2016 at Reed Funeral Chapel, and from 11AM to 1PM, Thursday at the church. Rev. Chuck Depriest officiated. Burial followed in Spring Valley Cemetery with Veterans Rites by the Harrisburg & Carrier Mills American Legion and the VFW and Honor Guard from the Army National Guard in Marion.Click Here To Email Condolences To Family Members
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