JEFFERSON COUNTY IL 
OBITUARIES
Wilma Book
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
Date: 
Submitted by: Cindy Ford
Transcribed By: Ann Evans


 

 

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