JEFFERSON COUNTY IL 
OBITUARIES
Julia Pilson 
Of Belle Rive Dies 
At Age 93


Julia Ann Pilson, 93, a former resident of Belle Rive, died at 5 a.m. today 
in the Mt. Vernon Care Facility.

Mrs. Pilson was born in Belle Rive Oct. 13, 1890, the daughter of Richard 
Lee and Amanda J. (Puckett) Bumpus.  She married John Wesley Pilson, who 
died March 9, 1929.

Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday at the Johnston Funeral 
Home in Ina.  Burial will follow in the Masonic and Odd Fellows Cemetery 
in Benton.

Friends may call after 6 p.m. Friday at the funeral home.

Survivors include one son, Raymond Pilson of Bonnie; 10 grandchildren; 15 
great-grandchildren, and six great-great-grandchildren.

Mrs. Pilson was a member of Hams Grove Missionary Baptist Church and the 
Hopper Homemakers Club of Belle Rive.

She was preceded in death by her parents, six sons, four brothers and 
three sisters.






Source: Probably the Mount Vernon Register News
Date: Handwritten date on obituary -  May 17, 1984.
Submitted by: Cindy Ford
Transcribed By: Ann Evans


 

 

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