Mary Ellen Carroll, 86, of rural Atwood died of pancreatic cancer at 9:50 a.m. Wednesday (Dec. 8, 2010) at Carle Foundation Hospital in Urbana.
She was born on Nov. 13, 1924 in rural Moultrie County to Fred J. and Florence Beebe Warner. She married Marion A. "Cobb" Carroll on Feb. 10, 1942. He preceded her in death on Dec. 26, 1996. She was also preceded in death by her parents and two brothers, Wilford and Donald Warner.
Survivors include two sons, Norman "Nub" (Diana) Carroll of Tuscola and Ed Carroll of Atwood; one daughter, Donna Joann (Ken) Wagner of Deltona, Fl.; three brothers, Kenneth and Dicky Warner, both of Atwood, and Larry Warner of Bourbon; a sister, June Tuggle of Sullivan; a sister-in-law, Maxine Creamer of Assumption; five grandchildren, Pattie (Jeff) Wilson, Lori (Greg) Miller, Matt Carroll, Ken "Sonny" (Kim) Wagner and Mark Wagner; six great-grandchildren and many nephews, nieces and other family members.