Shelbyville Daily Union

Obituaries

June 19, 2013

Jean E. Shull

SHELBYVILLE, IL. — Jean E. Shull

Shelbyville

Jean E. Shull, 88, of Shelbyville, IL, died at 9:39 a.m. Tuesday, June 18, 2013 in her residence at the Villas of Holly Brook, Shelbyville, IL.

Funeral services will be held at 10:30 a.m. Friday, June 21, 2013 in the First United Methodist Church, Shelbyville, IL with Rev. Dan Seibert officiating. Visitation will be from 5:00-7:00 p.m. Thursday and from 9:30–10:15 a.m. Friday in Howe and Yockey Funeral Home, Shelbyville, IL. Burial will be in Glenwood Cemetery, Shelbyville, IL. Memorials may be given to the First United Methodist Church of Shelbyville or Main Street School Library.

Mrs. Shull was born on October 1, 1924 in Coles County, Illinois, the daughter of James Harrison and Gertrude Phipps Dallas. She graduated from Charleston High School in the Class of 1942. Jean earned her teaching certificate from Eastern Illinois State Teacher’s College in Charleston, IL and began teaching in Villa Grove, IL. She continued her education and graduated from Eastern in 1948. She married William A. “Bill” Shull on August 8, 1948 in Farmington, IL. They moved to Shelbyville, IL in 1949, where Jean taught at Main Street School for three years. After taking time off to raise her family, Jean returned to teaching in 1959 and taught mainly second and third grade in Shelbyville until her retirement in 1985. She was a member of the First United Methodist Church, Shelbyville, IL, where she was active in United Methodist Women of the church.

She is survived by her sons, William Stanley Shull and wife Grace of Minier, IL, Robert Brent Shull and wife Jane of Shelbyville, IL and John Allen Shull and wife Jill of Mattoon, IL; daughters, Alice Jean McDonald and husband David of Tower Hill, IL and Joyce Ann Hendricks and husband Larry of Broomfield, CO; grandchildren, Lei Ann Dedic and husband David, Megan Catlin and husband Vance, Ben McDonald, Melanie Rhoades and husband Shawn, Stuart Dill, Jessica Shull, Jennifer Shull, Jeanna Shull, Sarah Shull, Erin Shull and Amanda Nicodemus; and great grandchildren, Blake Reid, Aiden Nicodemus, Callie Nicodemus, Logan Rhoades, Broderick “Brody” Rhoades, Drew Dedic, Lilly Dedic, Laina Dedic, Caliana Catlin and Cameron Catlin.

She was preceded in death by her parents; husband, Bill on November 6, 2008; and brother, Ralph Dallas.

Send condolences at www.howeandyockey.com

1
Text Only
Obituaries
  • Kenneth Dean Childress.jpg Dean Childress

    Kenneth Dean Childress, 92, of Trilla, Illinois, passed away at 1:30 a.m. Tuesday, April 22, 2014 in Sarah Bush Lincoln Hospital in Coles County, Illinois.

    April 22, 2014 1 Photo

  • Marva Jean Perry

    Marva Jean Perry, 75, of Effingham, IL, passed away at 7:34 PM Saturday April 19, 2014 at St. Anthony Memorial Hospital in Effingham, IL.

    April 21, 2014

  • Marva Jean Perry

    Marva Jean Perry 75 of Effingham, IL, passed away at 7:34 PM Saturday April 19, 2014 in her home.

    April 20, 2014

  • Linda Nees.jpg Linda D. Nees

    Linda Darlene Nees, 59, of Shelbyville, IL, died at 2:10 a.m. Thursday, April 17, 2014 in Taylorville Memorial Hospital, Taylorville, IL.

    April 20, 2014 1 Photo

  • Betty Glasscock.jpg Elizabeth Lois "Betty" Glasscock

    Elizabeth Lois “Betty” Glasscock, 87, of Gays IL, passed away at 8:45 PM Friday April 18, 2014 in Carle Foundation Hospital in Urbana, IL

    April 20, 2014 1 Photo

  • Doris Niehls.jpg Doris Jean Niehls

    Doris Jean Niehls, age 80, of Barto, PA passed on from this life Wednesday, March 26 2014. She died on the family farm at the home of her son Jonathan and his wife Mary (Colden), with loving family.

    April 18, 2014 1 Photo

  • Linda D. Nees

    Linda D. Nees, 59, of Shelbyville, IL, died at 2:10 a.m. Thursday, April 17, 2014 in Taylorville Memorial Hospital, Taylorville, IL.

    April 17, 2014

  • Wanda King.jpg Wanda June King

    Wanda June (Schwenker) King, 76 of Forsyth, IL (formerly of Shelbyville, IL) was called to her eternal home on Tuesday, April 15, 2014 at 9:06 PM at home in Forsyth, IL with her loving family by her side.

    April 17, 2014 1 Photo

  • Wanda J. King

    Wanda J. King ,76, of Forsyth, IL, passed away at 9:06 PM Tuesday April 15, 2014 in her home.

    April 16, 2014

  • Merritt Sanders.jpg Merret Sanders

    Merret B. Sanders, 90, of Catlin passed away on April 13, 2014 at Presence Covenant in Urbana.

    April 16, 2014 1 Photo

Featured Ads
AP Video
Bon Jovi Helps Open Low-income Housing in Philly Pipeline Opponents Protest on National Mall Hagel Gets Preview of New High-tech Projects S.C. Man Apologizes for Naked Walk in Wal-Mart New Country Music Hall of Fame Inductees Named 'Piles' of Bodies in South Sudan Slaughter New Yorkers Celebrate Cherry Blossom Blooms SCOTUS Hears Tv-over-Internet Case Justice Dept. Broadening Criteria for Clemency Chief Mate: Crew Told to Escape After Passengers 'Miss Meadows' Takes Holmes Back to Her Roots Biden: Russia Must Stop Talking, Start Acting David Moyes Out As Manchester United Manager Raw: Leopard Bites Man in India Iowa College Finds Beauty in Bulldogs High Court to Hear Dispute of TV Over Internet Stowaway Teen Forces Review of Airport Security
Poll

Do you think the United States should become more involved in the advancements of Russia into the Ukraine?

Yes, militarily
Yes, as peacemakers
No
     View Results
Hyperlocal Search
Premier Guide
Find a business

Walking Fingers
Maps, Menus, Store hours, Coupons, and more...
Premier Guide
Helium debate
Helium