|Birth: ||Sep. 1, 1921|
|Death: ||Mar. 21, 1982|
Samuel Edward Carruthers is a native of Kincaid Township, Jackson County, Illinois, and a graduate of Gorham Community High School with the Class of 1939.
He received a bachelor's degree in education from Southern Illinois University at Carbondale and a bachelor's degree in engineering from the University of Illinois. He also is a World War II veteran, having served in the U.S. Navy from 1943 through May 1946.
Mr. Carruthers joined CIPS (Central Illinois Public Service Co.) in 1948 and was electric operations superintendent for the division in Marion since 1967. In 1973, he was named to the newly-created position of senior transmission engineer of the CIPS's electric transmission and distribution department in Springfield. In 1975, he was promoted to transmission engineering supervisor in the Springfield office.
Samuel E. Carruthers is survived by his wife, Geraldine (Nave), and four sons.
Sources: Southern Illinoisan, Nov. 25, 1973, and April 6, 1975.
Samuel Ernest Carruthers (1891 - 1953)
Augusta Kessel Carruthers (1895 - 1979)
Geraldine Nave Carruthers (1922 - 2001)*
Samuel E Carruthers (1921 - 1982)
Robert Ralph Carruthers (1923 - 1983)*
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