Merta Marie Tadlock, 96, of Rosiclare, IL died Sunday, April 24, 2016, 12:45 p.m., at Rosiclare Rehabilitation and Health Care Center. She was born on October 30, 1919 in Mississippi to Marvin Thornton and Mina (Carter) Thornton.
She is survived by a daughter-in-law, Donna Tadlock; sister-in-law Rosemary Thornton; niece, Pam Wilder; grandsons, Michael and (Tammy) Tadlock and Jason (Kathy) Tadlock; and several other nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Thomas Tadlock; her parents; sons, Thomas Tadlock and Michael Tadlock; brothers, Jack Thornton and Marvin Thornton; and sister, Robbie Laird.
Hardin County Funeral Services, Cox Funeral Home, was in charge of arrangements. Services were held on Wednesday, April 27, 1:00 p.m. at Cox Funeral Home. Burial followed at Peters Creek Cemetery. Rev. Fred Birch officiated the services.