Lucille Ida Purkes
TAYLORVILLE - Lucille Ida Purkes, 93, of Taylorville died Monday, Oct. 30, 2006, at Golden Manor Nursing Home in Nokomis.
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She was born Sept. 18, 1913, in Nokomis, the daughter of Louis Henry and Matilda Charlotte Wieneke Allen. She married Edward E. Purkes in 1975; he preceded her in death.
Mrs. Purkes retired as a machine operator from Sangamon Card Co. She was a member of Moose Lodge, Eagles Club and Calvary Baptist Church in Taylorville.
Survivors: brother, Leland (wife, Doris) Allen of Taylorville, and several nieces and nephews.
Services: 10 a.m. Friday, Sutton Memorial Home, Taylorville, Dr. Richard Tribble officiating. Burial: Oak Hill Cemetery, Taylorville.