|Birth: ||Aug. 29, 1931|
|Death: ||Aug. 5, 2013|
ROYALTON - Lois P. Barnhill, 81, passed away at 6:10 a.m. Monday, Aug. 5, 2013, at her home with her loving family at her side.
Lois was born Aug. 29, 1931, in Royalton to Hans and Wilma (Perrin) Loeh.
She married Bob Barnhill in 1952 in Piggott, Ark., and he preceded her in death Dec. 29, 2010.
Survivors include one daughter and son-in-law, Darla and Fred Brewer of Royalton; one granddaughter and her husband, Joli and Joe Riley of Herrin; a grandson, Shawn English and his wife, Terry, of Royalton; two great-grandchildren, Dailee Riley of Herrin and Chaz English of Royalton; a brother, Darrell Loeh of Las Vegas; and several nieces and nephews.
She also was preceded in death by her parents; a daughter and son-in-law, Deborah and Bill Hinch; and two brothers, Bobby and Kenneth Loeh.
Mrs. Barnhill attended First Baptist Church in Royalton and was a retired home health caregiver. She was a loving mother and grandmother.
Services will be at 11 a.m. Wednesday, Aug. 7, in First Baptist Church in Royalton with Brother Ron Knox officiating. Burial will be in Miner Cemetery, east of Royalton. Visitation will be from 9 to 11 a.m. Wednesday at the church.
Memorial contributions in memory of Mrs. Barnhill are suggested to Marion School for the Hearing Impaired. 801 E. Reeves St., Marion, IL 62959; or Hospice of Southern Illinois, Inc., 204 Halfway Road, Marion, IL 62959.
Vantrease Funeral Homes, Inc. of Zeigler and Royalton is in charge of arrangements.
Visit www.vantreasefuneralhome.com for more information and to sign the online register book.
Published in The Southern Illinoisan on August 6, 2013
Bobby J. Barnhill (1926 - 2010)
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Record added: Aug 06, 2013
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