Of Bonnie Died
At Age 72
Wilma Book, 72, of Bonnie died at 10:35 a.m. Saturday in
Good Samaritan Hospital. Miss Book was a former employee of
Lang Furniture and Grocery for 35 years. She was later employed
at Davis South Side Drugs.
She was born in Illinois April 11, 1908, the daughter of
Hollice E. and Myrtle (Bumpus) Book.
Miss Book was a member of the Bonnie United Methodist Church
where funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. Tuesday with the
Rev. Claude Tiland and the Rev. Ray Kelly officiating.
Burial will follow in Bethel Memorial Cemetery.
Friends may call after 5 p.m. today at the Johnston Funeral Home
in Ina and until noon on Tuesday when the body will be moved to
the church to lie in state until the funeral hour.
Miss Book was a member of the Jefferson Chapter of Eastern Star of Opdyke.
Survivors include three brothers, W. A. Book of Mt. Vernon, Harry Book
of Bonnie and John A. Book of Greenwich, Conn.; three sisters, Mrs. Eve Baltzell
of Bonnie, Mrs. Pearl Kelly of Ina and Mrs. Jewell Burchell of Dixon and
several nieces and nephews.
Source: Probably the Mount Vernon Register News
Submitted by: Cindy Ford
Transcribed By: Ann Evans