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Ivoleen McCree

January 5, 1921 — April 11, 2019

Marion-Ivoleen McCree, 98, passed away on Thursday, April 11, 2019 at her home surrounded by her family.

Ivoleen was born on January 5, 1921 to Henry and Idella (Gilliam) Brayfield.  She married Elbert McCree on June 23, 1949.  He preceded her in death on November 21, 2005.

Ivoleen was a homemaker.  She was a woman of faith and a prayer warrior with her many friends.  Ivoleen enjoyed spending time with her family and friends.

Survivors include:


Scott and Judy McCree of Marion

Gregory and Lori McCree of Carterville

Douglas and Cindy McCree of Marion

Paul and Cathy McCree of Marion


Shelly and Kevin Dunaway

Lisa Skeate

Aaron McCree and fiancé Leslie Sexton

Jonathan and Amber McCree

Quentin and Courtney McCree

Aaron McCree

Austin McCree

Evan and Katy McCree

Whitney McCree

Josh and Charity McCree

Alex and Lauren McCree

Several great grandchildren

Several nieces and nephews including, Traci McMinn and Trevor Willhite

She was preceded in death by her parents; husband; sister, Eileen Willhite and brothers, Glenn Brayfield and Carl Brayfield

Funeral services will be held on Monday, April 15, 2019 at noon at Blue Funeral Home in Marion with Pastor Jonathan McCree officiating.  Burial will follow at Maplewood Cemetery.  Visitation will be on Monday from 10am until the time of service at the funeral home.

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Service Schedule

Past Services


Monday, April 15, 2019

Starts at 12:00pm (Central time)

Blue Funeral Home (Marion)

1704 N Court St, Marion, IL 62959

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