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Josephine Black

June 16, 1931 — November 10, 2017

Josephine Black, 86 of Fillmore passed away on Friday, November 10, 2017 at 5:20 a.m. at Vandalia Rehabilitation and health Care Center in Vandalia. She was born on June 16, 1931 in Hillsboro, IL the Daughter of Dossie and Bertha (Elam) Roe. She was the owner of Jo’s Bingham Store in Bingham and cook at several other local restaurants. She was a member of Bethel Baptist Church in Vandalia, IL and she often attended Liberty Church in Bingham.  

Surviving are her Son: Chester (Saundra) Stoneburner of Fillmore; Roy (Suzanne) Stoneburner of Godley, TX; Daughter: Janet (Vaughn) Voelker of Altamont, IL; Grandchildren: Crystal (Trent) Shellabarger, Bob Stoneburner, Jennifer Carlock, Bill Stoneburner (Special Friend Alyssa), Jessica Stoneburner (Special Friend Josh), Shae (Frankie) Jones, Jodi Stoneburner, Clayton Stoneburner, Kasi Brown, Kayla Brown and Brett Bell; Great-Grandchildren: Brody, Emma, Lily, Nora, Hannah W., Hannah H., Ransom, Gage, Hunter, Hailee; Several Nieces, Nephews, Cousins and many friends. She was preceded in death by her Parents, Daughter Kathy Stoneburner, Sister: Bonnita (Alvin) Whitten, Brother: Maurice (Betty) Roe.

Visitation will be held on Monday, November 13, 2017 from 4:00-7:00 p.m. at Allen & Sutton Funeral Home in Fillmore. Funeral service will be held on Tuesday November 14, 2017 at 11:00 a.m. at Bethel Baptist Church Rt. 185 Vandalia, IL. Burial will be held in Liberty Cemetery in Mulberry Grove, IL.

Memorials may be made to Liberty Church Bingham, IL

Allen & Sutton Funeral Home in Fillmore is assisting the family with arrangements.

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Monday, November 13, 2017

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Tuesday, November 14, 2017

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421 E North St, Fillmore, IL 62032

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