Juanita Kerr

Saturday, April 29, 2006

ULLIN, Ill. -- Juanita Grace Kerr, 91, of Ullin died Friday, April 28, 2006, in Ullin.

She was born June 5, 1914, in Olive Branch, Ill., daughter of Ben and Nellie Williams McRavern. She married Marvin Kerr, who died April 19, 2001.

Kerr was formerly of Elco, Ill. She was a member of Elco Baptist Church, was pianist 39 years, and a former Sunday school teacher.

Survivors include three daughters, Shirley Cauble and Sheila Swinburne of Marion, Ill., Shelby Sims of Tamms, Ill.; two sons, Joe Kerr of Elco, Tim Kerr of Jacksonville, Fla.; a sister, Loretta Beggs of New Athens, Ill.; nine grandchildren; nine great-grandchildren; and four great-great-grandchildren.

Friends may call at Jones Funeral Home in Tamms from 9 a.m. to service time Sunday.

The funeral will be at 1:30 p.m. Sunday at the funeral home, with the Rev. Lacie Betts officiating. Burial will be in St. John's Cemetery near Dongola, Ill.