Louise Headlee (81) of Louisville


Published on March 2 2013 8:40 am

Louise Headlee, 81, of Louisville died at 7:30am Friday, March 1, 2013 at Lakeland Rehab and Healthcare in Effingham.

Funeral services will be Monday at 2pm at Neal Funeral Home in Louisville with burial in Orchard Hill Cemetery, Louisville.  Visitation will be from 1-2pm Monday.  Memorials to the American Cancer Center.

She was born September 19, 1931 in Marion County, the daughter of Paul and Zettie (Fulfer) Courson.  She married Homer Lee Headlee on February 25, 1950 in Nashville, Tennessee.  She was a homemaker and a loving wife and mother who will be missed by many.  She was a member of Louisville Baptist Church.

Survivors include her husband of 63 years Homer Lee Headlee of Louisville...one son, Jay Dee Headlee and wife Cheryl of Effingham...two daughters, Sandy Irwin and husband Larry of Louisville and Lee Ann Perry and husband Greg of Effingham...one brother, Paul Courson and wife Jennie of Dieterich...several grandchildren and several great-grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by her parents and one son, Robert Wayne "Bobby" Headlee.