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 Martha Ethelene “Ethel” <I>Drum</I> Cougill

Martha Ethelene “Ethel” Drum Cougill

Cumberland County, Illinois, USA
Death 31 Jul 1991 (aged 89)
Mattoon, Coles County, Illinois, USA
Burial Maple Point, Cumberland County, Illinois, USA
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Ethel Cougill

GREENUP – Martha Ethelene "Ethel" Cougill, 89, of rural Greenup died at 11 a.m. Wednesday (July 31, 1991) at Sarah Bush Lincoln Health Center.

The funeral will be at 2 p. m. Saturday at the Jack Oak Church of God, rural Greenup, with the Rev. Keith Brown officiating.  Burial will be in the Jack Oak Cemetery.  Visitation will be from 5 to 8 p.m. today at Barkley Funeral Home, and also at the church one hour prior to the funeral on Saturday.

She was born Oct. 13, 1901, in Cumberland County, the daughter of John and Gertrude Bensley Drum.  She married Lester Cougill in 1923; he survives.

Also surviving are a son, Gene Cougill of Greenup; and a granddaughter.

She was preceded in death by a brother and two sisters.

Mrs. Cougill was a member of the Jack Oak Church of God.

- Journal Gazette (Mattoon, IL), Fri, 2 Aug 1991, pg. B4

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  • Find A Grave Memorial 153869608
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Martha Ethelene “Ethel” Drum Cougill (13 Oct 1901–31 Jul 1991), Find A Grave Memorial no. 153869608, citing Jack Oak Cemetery, Maple Point, Cumberland County, Illinois, USA ; Maintained by Michael L. Hébert (contributor 46922028) .