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Alice June Hiller

October 5, 1935 — August 13, 2020

Herrin- Alice June (Jelley) Hiller, age 84, of Herrin, passed away at 6:00am on Thursday, August 13, 2020 at her home in Herrin.

Alice was born in Royalton on October 5, 1935, the daughter of George Walter and Beulah (Burks) Jelley. She married Bobby Gene Hiller, Sr. in Corinth, Mississippi on June 1, 1957. They shared thirty-three years of marriage, until his passing on August 16, 1990.

Mrs. Hiller was a member of West Monroe Apostolic Church.

Survivors include-

Daughter- Allegra Hiller of Herrin

Son- Bobby Gene Hiller, Jr. of Johnston City

Daughter- Mel and Bill Winnett of Herrin

Daughter- Star Hiller of Herrin

Son- Nathan Hiller of Herrin

Four Grandchildren- John Greathouse of New York

     Mick Hiller of Florida

     Natasha Hiller of Johnston City

     Christy Hiller of Johnston City

Two Great Grandchildren- Megan and Carley

One Great Great Granddaughter- Kenna

Special Caregiver and friend- Sandy Thorp

Beloved Furbaby- Petey

She was preceded in death by her parents, husband, daughter- Twila Hiller, and three brothers- George, Donald, and Loren Jelley.

Funeral services will be held at 7:00pm on Tuesday, August 18, 2020 at Johnson-Hughes Funeral Home in Herrin with Rev. Terry Griffith officiating. A time of visitation will be held from 4-7pm on Tuesday, August 18, 2020 at Johnson-Hughes Funeral Home.

Graveside services will be held at 10am on Wednesday, August 19, 2020 at Miners Cemetery in Royalton with Rev. Terry Griffith officiating.  Family and friends are asked to gather directly at the cemetery.

For those who prefer, memorials may be made to the West Monroe Apostolic Church Building Fund.  Envelopes will be available and accepted at Johnson-Hughes Funeral Home, 201 S. 13th St., Herrin, Illinois 62948.

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Tuesday, August 18, 2020

Starts at 7:00 pm

Johnson-Hughes Funeral Home

201 S 13th St, Herrin, IL 62948

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