George Bloodworth

Thursday, April 21, 2005

ANNA, Ill. -- George Bloodworth, 91, of Anna died Wednesday, April 20, 2005, at City Care Center in Cobden, Ill.

He was born Dec. 27, 1913, in West Frankfort, Ill., son of Alfred and Myrtle Bloodworth. He and Lenore Thomas were married Feb. 15, 1938, in Anna.

Survivors include his wife; two daughters, Wilma Limpert of Arnold, Mo., Janet Kazee of Memphis, Tenn.; a son, Willard Bloodworth of Granite City, Ill.; three brothers, Bonnie Bloodworth of Mohammed, Ill., James Bloodworth of Livingston, Ill., Dean Bloodworth of Ste. Genevieve, Mo.; two sisters, Mildred Sheppard and Rosie Smith of Anna; six grandchildren; and 11 great-grandchildren.

He was preceded in death by a son.

Friends may call at Lutz and Rendleman Funeral Home in Anna from 6 to 8 p.m. today.

The funeral will be at 11 a.m. Friday at the funeral home, with the Rev. William Nale officiating. Burial will be in McGinnis Cemetery near Anna.