|Birth: ||Jul. 25, 1911|
|Death: ||Nov. 20, 1978|
William 67 of Petersburg, passed away at his home at 11:58 p.m., on Monday, November 20.
Bill was born in Peru, Illinois on July 25, 1911,son of Ernest Raymond and Beatrice Cecelia King Babb. He married Zelma Ann Pendry in Oquawka,Illinois, on January 22, 1934.
Together they had two daughters, Joyce and Rhoda. Roda was born to early and passed the same day, she was born. Bill and Zelma were later divorced.
On May 17, 1939, he married Alice Green in Napoleo, Ohio. They had one daughter, Betty Lou and three sons,William, Robert and Frederick, together.
He was a member of St. Peter Catholic Church and Menard County Sportsman's Club. Bill was a 30 year employee of Fiat-Allis as a assistant fireman.
Surviving are his wife, Alice, two daughters, Mrs. Joyce Cornwell of Kingsport, Tennessee; Mrs. Betty Bale of Carlyle;three sons, William E. Babb of Athens; Robert A. Babbof Petersburg and Fred C. Babb of Louisville, Kentucky; one sister, Mrs. Doris King of Tallula;one brother, Raymond G. Babb of Tallula; twelve grandchildren and four great-grandchildren; several, nieces and nephews
Ernest R Babb (1884 - 1968)
Beatrice Cecelia King Babb (1883 - 1959)
Zelma Ann Pendry Babb (1912 - 1996)
Alice Babb (1922 - 1997)
Joyce Elane Babb Cornwell (1934 - 2012)*
Rhoda Babb (1938 - 1938)*
William Harold Babb (1911 - 1978)
Raymond G Babb (1913 - 1982)*
Maintained by: BooFam
Originally Created by: Charles W Brown
Record added: Jul 24, 2008
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