Springfield, IL) - October 18, 2006
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Deceased Name: Bernice Ring
BEARDSTOWN - Bernice Stocker Ring, 84, of Beardstown died Monday, Oct. 16, 2006, at Culbertson Memorial Hospital in Rushville.
She was born Feb. 17, 1922, in Winchester, the daughter of Lee and Meada Tankersley McCarty. She married Ted Stocker in 1944; he died in 1974. She then married Gary Ring Sr.
Mrs. Ring was a telephone operator and later owned and operated Zepher Tavern in Beardstown for many years.
Survivors: daughter, Beverly Welbourne of Beardstown; son, Aaron (wife, Donna) Stocker of Beardstown; five grandchildren; and three great-grandchildren.
Graveside services: 11 a.m. today, Beardstown City Cemetery.
Sager Funeral Home in Beards-town is in charge of arrangements.