|Birth: ||Jun. 23, 1922|
|Death: ||Jan. 8, 2013|
Thelma L. Zimmerman, age 90, of Edwardsville, Illinois, died at 5:00 a.m. on Tuesday, January 08, 2013, at Anderson Hospital in Maryville, Illinois. She was born June 23, 1922, the daughter of the late Luther, Sr. & Edna (Cook) Biggs.
Thelma is survived by three sons, Lindel Zimmerman & wife Rose of Marine, Illinois, John Zimmerman & wife Cheryl of Vallejo, California, Roy Zimmerman, Jr. & wife Cindy of Jamestown, California; one daughter, Sharon Prott & husband Jerry of Edwardsville; ten grandchildren, Amber & Laura Zimmerman, Jerry "J.J." Prott and wife Kari, Lori Korte, Scott Zimmerman & wife Melissa, Michael Zimmerman & wife Jessica, David Zimmerman, Bobbi Jo Frey & husband Bruce, Melinda Usher & husband John, and Jennifer Davis; sixteen great grandchildren, Logan Shank, Brooke & Brianne Prott, Brayden Prott, Dustin Korte & wife Amanda, Dale Korte, Kayla, Clinton, Mariah, Jason, Jaia, & David Zimmerman, Jr., David & Katie Frey, John & Daniel Usher; one great great grandchild Carson Korte; one brother, Luther Biggs, Jr. and wife Mary Jane of Glen Carbon, Illinois; and many nieces & nephews.
She was preceded in death by six brothers, Robert, William, Charles, Donald, Richard and Larry Biggs; one sister, Virginia Montemago; and one grandson, John Zimmerman.
Thelma was a loving person who enjoyed dancing, playing bingo, but most of all loved to spend time with her grandchildren.
Visitation will be held from 9:30 a.m. to 10:30 a.m. on Saturday, January 12, 2013, at the Immanuel United Methodist Church in Edwardsville. A memorial service will be held at 10:30 a.m. Saturday at the church with Pastor Jackie Havis-Shear officiating. Thelma will be cremated according to her wishes and will be interred at St. James Cemetery in Fort Russell Township, Illinois.
Memorials may be made to the Immanuel Methodist Church or Metro East Humane Society. Weber & Rodney Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements. Condolences may be expressed online at weberfuneralhome.com. Published in Edwardsville Intelligencer from January 8 to January 12, 2013
Luther Biggs (1897 - 1969)
Edna E Biggs (1899 - 1964)
Saint James Cemetery
Created by: linda fate
Record added: Jan 13, 2013
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