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Thelma P. Cearlock

Thelma P. Cearlock, 102, Arthur, IL, formerly of Peoria, IL, passed away Saturday, December, 19, 2020 in the Arthur House, Arthur IL.

Services will be held at 11:00 AM on Tuesday, December 29, 2020, at Liberty Church, Bingham, IL with Pastor Harry Kirk officiating. Burial will follow in Liberty Cemetery. Memorials: Liberty Church and/or Cemetery, Bingham, IL. Miller Funeral Home, Vandalia, IL, is in charge of arrangements. Online memories and condolences may be shared with the family at

She was born January 31, 1918, in Bullard, TX, the daughter of Jessie William & Annie Pearl (Pugh) Lee. Married Marvin T. Cearlock on October 14, 1939, in St. Charles, MO, he passed away January 29, 2011. She was a Head House Mother at Methodist Hospital School of Nursing, Peoria, IL; Member of Caterpillar Retiree Club Local 974; and affiliated with the Baptist Faith.

She is survived by: Nephews and several cousins.

Preceded in death by: Parents; Husband; Brothers – Elmer, Lester & Harold Lee; and Sisters – Dorothy Barnette and Inez McClaran.

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