JEFFERSON COUNTY IL 
OBITUARIES

Howard E. PEPPLE, 74, Rte 2, Bluford, died Nov 13,1965 in a St. Louis hospital. 
He was a former Jefferson county supervisor and a veteran  Republican precinct committeeman. 
Mr. Pepple , a retired farmer, served 2 terms as county supervisor...He was a precinct 
committeeman in Webber township for 15 yrs. 

Mr. Pepple was born Sept 8, 1891 in Jefferson county, the son of Joseph E. and Laura Pepple. 
He married Ruby Green on March 19, 1913....she survives. He was a member of the 
First Baptist Church of Bluford. Survivors in addition to his wife are...2 sons Harold Pepple 
and Witon Pepple of Bluford; 2 daughters Gertrude Hirons of Waltonville and Earline Clemins 
of Urbana, 2 sisters Edith Wiggle of Centralia and Geneva Bohn of Yorkville; 3 brothers.... 
Mark Pepple of Bluford, Raymond Pepple of Somonauk, and Harry Pepple of Rialto,Ca. 
and 4 grandchildren....he was preceded in death by his parents and one brother. 
  

submitted by MS CYNTHIA K WRIGHT 
Howard Pepple was my Uncle. 
Oct 19, 1997
 
 
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