JEFFERSON COUNTY IL 
OBITUARIES
Leona Pearl Simpkins

6/23/1918 - 2/7/2009  
       
Leona Pearl Simpkins, 90, of Du Quoin, passed away at 4:15 P.M. Saturday, 
February 7, 2009 in the Marshall Browning Hospital in Du Quoin. 

Leona Pearl was born June 23, 1918 at Waltonville, IL, a daughter to 
Richard Alexander Harrison and Mary Pricilla (Baker) Harrison. She is 
preceded in death by her parents, her husbands, her siblings and one son. 

Pearl was a long time member of the First United Pentecostal Church of 
Du Quoin. She was also a volunteer auxiliary member at the Marshall Browning 
Hospital in Du Quoin. Her great joy in life was her family, her church where 
she served God faithfully, a host of dear friends and her poodle, JoJo. 

Pearl is survived by four children and their families 
 
            

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Date: Feb. 2009
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