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 Jessie J <I>Dicken</I> Beckum

Jessie J Dicken Beckum

Indian Creek, Lake County, Illinois, USA
Death 24 Jun 1989 (aged 74)
Springfield, Sangamon County, Illinois, USA
Burial Chatham, Sangamon County, Illinois, USA
Memorial ID 27763468 · View Source
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Mrs. Jessie J. Beckum, 74, of Chatham died at 11:05 p.m. Saturday at St. John's Hospital, Springfield, IL.

She was born in Indian Creek on Sept. 9, 1914, the daughter of William and Sadie F. Austin Dicken. She married Roscoe G. Beckum in 1940, and he died in 1982. She was preceded in death by two brothers, Charles and Donald Dicken.

A resident of Chatham for 37 years, Mrs. Beckum was last employed by the Secretary of State in the Title Division.

Mrs. Beckum was a member of Chatham Presbyterian Church and Rebekah Lodge 63. Surviving are six daughters, Mrs. Robert (Helen) Jourdon of Santa Barbara, Calif., Mrs. Carl (Juanita) Rutherford, Mrs. Herbert (Gloria) Karrick, Mrs.
John (Seri) Rutherford, and Mary Beckum, all of Springfield, Mrs. Bobbie (Donna) Parlsey of Springdale, Ark.; four sons, Bill Livingston of Chatham, John Livingston of Springfield, Donald Beckum of Chatham and Virgil Beckum of Pawnee; 30 grandchildren; several great-grandchildren, nieces, nephews and cousins.

Services will be at Staab Funeral Home with the Rev. Martin B. Olsen officiating. Burial will be in Chatham Memorial Cemetery.

State Journal-Register(Springfield, IL) - June 26, 1989




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