|Ernestine Nelson, age 88, of Galesburg, Illinois died at 10:05 P.M. on Wednesday, December 12, 2012 at Rosewood Care Center in Galesburg, Illinois.
She was born on June 7, 1924 in Gross, Kansas the daughter of Joseph and Margaret Evans Pouche.
Surviving is are three sons: Gary Barnhill of Galesburg, Illinois; Duane (Marilyn) Thompson of Galesburg, Illinois; and David (Donna) Thompson of Goodyear, Arizona. Three grandchildren: Joseph (Corei) Thompson of Galesburg, Illinois; Allan (Keri) Thompson of Agency, Iowa; and Angela (Jeff) Kleasey of Goodyear, Arizona. Eight Great Grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her parents, two brothers, two grandchildren and one great grandchildren.
Private Graveside Services will be held on Friday, December 21, 2012 at the Knoxville Cemetery, Knoxville, Illinois. Memorials may be sent to St. Jude’s Children Hospital or OSF Hospice in Galesburg, Illinois and may be sent to the Hurd-Hendricks Funeral Home in Knoxville, Illinois. Hurd-Hendricks Funeral Homes & Crematory in Knoxville, Illinois in charge of arrangements. On-line condolences or sympathy cards may be sent through www.hurdhendricksfuneralhomes.com