Edward Dillow

Wednesday, April 5, 2006

JONESBORO, Ill. -- Edward L. "Bud" Dillow, 76, of Jonesboro died Monday, April 3, 2006, in Mound City, Ill.

He was born Aug. 18, 1929, in Anna, son of Siscal Edward and Opal Iva Treece Dillow. He and Marian Tuckey were married July 19, 1946, in Makanda, Ill. She died May 6, 1985.

Dillow had been a farmer and truck driver.

Survivors include two sons, Marion Dillow of Jonesboro, Leroy Dillow of Anna; three daughters, Patricia Powell of Vienna, Ill., Joyce Baschoar of Princeville, Ill., Merry Wehrle of Chillicothe, Mo.; a brother, Robert Dillow of Anna; four granddaughters; and a great-grandson.

He was preceded in death by a daughter and two sisters.

Friends may call at Hileman Funeral Home in Jonesboro from 5 to 8 p.m. Friday.

The funeral will be at 10 a.m. Saturday at the funeral home, with the Rev. Joe Aldridge officiating. Burial will be in Casper Cemetery.