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|Timmons, Mary Caroline
|Mary Caroline Sperry Timmons, 96, died at 9:50 am Wednesday, April 4, 2012 in Seminary Manor.
She was born near Bushnell, Ill. on Nov 4, 1915, the daughter of Clark W. and Maude Mowrey Sperry. She married Paul Timmons on Aug 4, 1945 in Bushnell. Paul preceded her in death on Sept 22, 1998.
She is survived by several Nieces and Nephews, Great Nieces and Nephews, Step Grandchildren, and Step Great Grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her Parents and her three brothers: Lyell, Warren, and Marshall Sperry, all of Bushnell.
She graduated from Bushnell High School and Gem City Business College in Quincy, IL.
She worked at Moorman Mfg Company in Quincy and the Recorder's Office of the McDonough County Court. She later was employed as a seamstress for Gorham Carpet and Drapery in Galesburg for 20 years.
She travelled extensively in Europe, Africa, Southeast Asia, Australia and the Holy Land.
A Memorial Service will be held 11:00 AM Saturday, July 28, 2012 at the Bushnell Presbyterian Church, 170 W. Hurst St., Bushnell. Cremation has been accorded. A Private Family Interment will be held in the Bushnell Mausoleum following the luncheon at the church. Memorials may be made to the Galesburg Presbyterian Church. Hinchliff-Pearson-West Galesburg Chapel is assisting the family with arrangements. Online condolences may be made at www.h-p-w.com.
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