John Throgmorton

Thursday, December 16, 2010

CAIRO, Ill. -- John C. "Froggy" Throgmorton, 79, of Cairo, formerly of Tamms, Ill., died Tuesday, Dec. 14, 2010, at Southeast Hospital in Cape Girardeau.

He was a veteran of the Korean conflict, serving in the 101st Airborne Division.

Visitation will be from 8 a.m. to service time Friday at Barkett Funeral Home in Cairo.

The funeral will be at 10 a.m. Friday at the funeral home, with Dr. Larry L. Potts officiating. Interment will be in Mound City National Cemetery, with military honors provided by area veterans organizations and the U.S. Army.