Carbondale-Linda Sue Wilson (Hawk), formerly of Grand Tower, 68, passed away on Sunday, February 5, 2017 at Memorial Hospital of Carbondale.
Linda was born on December 9, 1948 in Marion to Robert and Beatrice (Vaughn) Sullins.
She enjoyed gambling, shopping and traveling. Linda loved spending time with her family.
Daughter-Susan O’Neal and fiancé Cory Harrison of Carterville
Granddaughter-Gracelynn O’Neal of Carterville
Sisters-Mary Ann Planinc and Patricia Aikman, both of Marion
Brother-Robert “Woody” Ashby of AR
Nephews-John Planinc and Robby Ashby both of Marion
Niece-Regina Kay Bloodworth (Clifton) of Marion
Great niece-Cierra and Johnny Watson of Marion
Great nephew- Derek Bloodworth (Jennifer) of Marion
Special Friend-Walter (Wally) Bauer
Her beloved dogs, Bandit and BJ (Blackjack)
Many other special friends
She was preceded in death by her parents; husband, Russell Stillwell; niece, Ginger Shawn Hill; daughter, Kim Ashby; brother, Jimmy Riddle; sister, Lucille Jones and her beloved Pomeranians Midnite and Princess.
A memorial service will be held on Thursday, February 9, 2017 at 7pm at Blue Funeral Home in Marion with Rev. Brad Harlow officiating. Visitation will also be on Thursday from 5pm until the time of service at the funeral home.
Memorial donations are suggested to the family c/o Susan O’Neal and will be accepted at Blue Funeral Home/ PO Box 411/ Marion, IL 62959. For more information or to sign the memorial guest register, please visit www.bluefuneralhome.com