Lucille Shouse

Lucille ShouseLucille Shouse, 83, of Rushville died at 7:02 a.m. Oct. 23, 2014, at her residence.

She was born July 30, 1931, in Ashley, a daughter of Rollo and Grace Wilson Johnson. She married Eugene Shouse on June 27, 1953, in Centralia. He preceded her in death on March 21, 2006.

She also was preceded in death by three sisters, Mae Ackerson, Fern Winter and Lois Payne; and two brothers, Bill Johnson and Robert Johnson.

Surviving are one son, Michael Eugene (and Kristy) Shouse of Rushville; one daughter, Debra Lee (and Dan) Shinn of Arenzville; one sister, Mary Fortag of Normal; four brothers, Louis Johnson of Hickman Ky., Maynard Johnson of Alton, Marion “Shorty” Johnson of Miner and Frank Johnson of Thompealeau, Wis.; six grandchildren; and 14 great-grandchildren.

She worked at the Glove Factory in Beardstown for many years.

Services were held Monday at Worthington Funeral Home in Rushville with Mr. David Haney officiating. Burial was in Christian Neck Cemetery.

Memorials may be made to Rushville HELP Center.

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Published in the Astoria South Fulton Argus on 10/29/2014

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