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 June Eileen <I>Conklin</I> Emmons

June Eileen Conklin Emmons

Kilbourne, Mason County, Illinois, USA
Death 20 Nov 2005 (aged 79)
Alton, Madison County, Illinois, USA
Burial Bethalto, Madison County, Illinois, USA
Plot Lot 8 Part B
Memorial ID 12453423 · View Source
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June Emmons, 79, died Sunday evening, Nov. 20, 2005, at Alton Memorial Hospital.

The daughter of Leslie Ray and Flossie Charlotte (Ade) Conklin, she was born on March 19, 1926, in Kilbourne, Ill. On April 12, 1946, she married Howard Samuel Emmons and he preceded her in death on Dec. 29, 2000.

A homemaker all her life, she was an active member of the First Southern Baptist Church of Forest Homes in Cottage Hills.

Surviving are a daughter, Ruth Beck of Cottage Hills; two sons, Dennis Emmons and wife, Brenda, of Alton and Randy Emmons and wife, Paula, of Dupo, Ill.; four grandchildren, Carl Beck III, Nancy Terpening, Chrissy England and Andrea Schaaf; five great-grandchildren, Kayla and Abigail Beck, D.J. Middleton, Eric Williams and Shelby England; five sisters, Evelyn Williamson of Wisconsin, Nina Patrick of Bath, Ill., Flo Hughes of Havana, Ill., Daisy Emmons of Alton and Patsy Kramer of Bloomington, Ill.; and two brothers, Lloyd Conklin and wife, Lora, of Havana, Ill., and Jimmy Conklin and wife, Donna, of Petersburg, Ill.

Besides her husband, she was preceded in death by her parents; two sisters, Blanche Wahlfeld and Winnie Conklin; and four brothers, Homer, Donald, Harold and Raymond Conklin.

Visitation will be from 4 to 8 p.m. today at Elias-Smith Funeral Home and Crematory in Bethalto. Funeral services will be conducted at 11 a.m. Wednesday at the First Southern Baptist Church of Forest Homes in Cottage Hills with Pastor Shaun Kennedy officiating. Interment will be at Rose Lawn Memory Gardens in Bethalto.

Memorials may be given to the church. For more information visit the Everlasting Memorial Internet Web site at

Obituary, The Telegraph, November 22, 2005.





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