Thelma Beavers, age 82 of Golconda, IL died at home on October 21, 2016.
Thelma was born in Hopkins County, Kentucky on April 18, 1935 to Frank and Leller Edna (Johnson) Scott.
Thelma is survived by two daughters, Betty Hughes and Sandra Bates; two sons, Dewayne Vanhooser and Randy Vanhooser; five grandchildren, Mike Hughes, Jr., Kevin Hughes, Jennifer Waldrop, Katlyn Bates, Zach Vanhooser; four great-grandchildren, McKenzie Swinford, Allie Hughes, Trace Hughes, and Bryce Hohimer; and three sisters, Imogene Beavers, Gayle Winters, and Rita Owens.
She was preceded in death by, her husbands, Willis W. Vanhooser and James W. Beavers; siblings, Austin Scott, Radine Richerson, Gwen Hemminger, and Lora Helen Winters.
A funeral service was held at 11:00 a.m. on Tuesday, October 25, 2016 at Aly Funeral Home in Eddyville, Illinois. Bro. Steve Jackson conducted the service. Interment followed at Cave Hill Cemetery in Cave In Rock, IL. Visitation was held from 4 – 7 p.m. on Monday, October 24, 2016 at the funeral home.