Lillian Bernice Timmons
Lillian Bernice Timmons, 87, of Bluford, Illinois died at 10:20 a.m.
Sunday, Nov. 6, 2005 at her residence in Bluford. She was a retired soap
wrapper for Proctor & Gambel of St. Louis, Mo.
Mrs. Timmons was born Sept. 22, 1918 in Mt. Vernon, Ill. to Walter A. Scott
and Nora L. (Atkinson) Scott. She married Dallas Timmons on Jan. 5, 1957 in
Mt. Vernon and he preceded her in death on May 5, 1983.
Funeral Services will be held at 1 p.m. Tuesday, Nov. 8, 2005 at Williams
Cemetery in Jefferson County, Ill. Those wishing to attend the service are
asked to gather at the cemetery. Burial will be in Williams Cemetery in
Jefferson County, Ill. The Rev. John Stanford will officiate. There will be
no public visitation.
Mrs. Timmons is survived by two sisters-in-law, Anice Scott of Bagdad, Fla.,
and Betty Scott of Bluford, Ill.; stepson Kerry Timmons and wife Debbie of
St. Louis, Mo.; step grandson, Shaun Timmons of St. Louis, Mo.; two nieces,
Carol Cash and husband Paul of Mechanicsville, Va., and Mary Ann Scott of
Bagdad, Fla.; great niece, Sandra Sullivan and husband Jim of Gainesville,
Fla.; great nephew, Scott Cash and wife Christina of Raleigh, N.C.; great-
great niece, Grace Sullivan; great-great nephews, Michael and Matthew Cash.
She was preceded in death by her parents; first husband, Ray Fry; one infant
son, Ray Fry, Jr.; three brothers, Howard, Elmo and Harold Scott.
Mrs. Timmons was a member of the First Baptist Church of Bluford.
Arrangements have been entrusted to the care of Hughey Funeral Home where you
may call 618-242-3348 for further information.
Date: 8 Nov 2005
Submitted by: Robert W. Loman