Charlotte Jean Hull, January 18, 1942-August 17, 2014

    Charlotte Jean Hull, 72, of Arenzville, died Sunday, August 17,  at Memorial Medical Center in Springfield.
    She was born January 18, 1942 in Beardstown, the daughter of Cecil Vernon and Cora Louise Osar Avery. She married William Norman Hull on July 17, 1960 in Beardstown and he preceded her in death on January 5, 2004.
    Surviving are her children, William Lee Hull of Arenzville and Penny Collins of Astoria; one grandson, Brandon Brown of Astoria; and one sister, Zella Mae Smith of Beardstown.
    She was preceded in death by her parents, her husband, three sisters Betty Allan, Judy Woods, and Zelma Pippenger, and a granddaughter, Crystal Nikki Pruitt.
    Charlotte attended Beardstown High School. She was a caretaker. She worked at Myers Nursing Home in Beardstown and was a cook at local restaurants in Beardstown. She was a member of Arenzville Methodist Church. Charlotte enjoyed playing Bingo, crocheting, boating and fishing, and never missed and episode of Days of our Lives. She loved being with her family.
    Funeral services will be held at 10 a.m., Friday, August 22, at Sager Funeral Home in Beardstown. Burial will be in Arenzville North Cemetery. The family will meet with friends from 5-7 p.m., Thursday at the funeral home.
    Memorials have been suggested to Cass/Schuyler Area Hospice.
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