JEFFERSON COUNTY IL 
OBITUARIES
Geneva Quarterman

 
Geneva Quarterman, 78, of Dix died 9 am Nov. 7, 1995 in 
her home in Dix. 
 
She was a homemaker.
 
Mrs. Quarterman was born June 7, 1917, a daughter of William 
and Ruth (Hayes) McCrary. May 22, 1937, in Jacksonville, she 
married William "Bill" Quarterman, who preceded her in death 
Jan. 23, 1977.
 
Services will be 2 pm Friday at Osborn Funeral Home in Dix, 
with Verniel Garren and Grant Hawkins officiating. Burial will 
be in the Zion Grove County Line Cemetery.
 
Friends may call from 6 to 9 pm Thursday at Osborn Funeral 
Home in Dix.
 
Mrs. Quarterman is survived by three sons, Benny Quarterman 
and wife Penny of Kell, Eddie Quarterman of Dix and Gene Quarterman 
of Dix; seven daughters, Barbara Benjamin and husband Gerald of Iuka, 
Irene Southerland and husband Ron of Iuka, Kathy Stuber and husband 
Wayne of Iuka; Lorene Sloat and husband Ronnie of Centralia, Mildred 
Linder and husband Ivan of Salem, Susie Smith of Dix and Leta Quarterman 
of Dix, 21 grandchildren; 33 great grandchildren; and a brother A.T. 
McCrary of Centralia.
 
She was a member of Dix Christian Church. She attended Woods School 
and Dix High School.
 
Mrs. Quarterman was preceded in death by her husband; one grandson, 
Curtis Lee Sloat; and two brothers, William Ivan McCrary and Bob McCrary.



Source: Mount Vernon Register News
Date: Wednesday, November 8, 1995 
Submitted by Kiowana Hayes Ferguson
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