Frances Lee Pickerill
Frances Lee Pickerill, 95 of Petersburg passed away on Sunday, February 26, 2012 at Sunny Acres Home. She was born March 2, 1916 in Short Creek, KY the daughter of Claude and Vonnie (Day) White. Frances married Willis Pickerill and he preceded her in death in October of 1989.
Frances is survived by her children Jim (Sandy) Pickerill of Tampa, FL; Robert (JoAnn) Pickerill of Petersburg and Jane (Paul) Davis of Petersburg. Grandchildren Greg (Jackie) Pickerill, Lisa (Bobby) Pickerill Lockhart, Stacy (Kyle) Pickerill Eiselstein, Alan (Elizabeth) Pickerill, Ben (Jennifer) Davis, Bob (Sue) Davis, Brent (Jenna) Davis, Bradley Davis and 16 great-grandchildren. Frances was preceded in death by her husband and one sister.
Frances was a member of the Petersburg United Methodist Church, a past member of the Petersburg Women’s Club, past member of the Menard County University Women and a graduate of Millikin University. She was a 2nd grade teacher in Pleasant Plains for 24 years before retiring in 1976 after 30+ years of teaching