Margaret Louise Fearington (87) of Greenup


Published on August 11 2013 10:33 pm

Margaret Louise Fearington, 87, of Greenup, IL passed away at 12:51 pm on Saturday August 10, 2013 at her residence.

 Funeral services will be at 10:00 on Wednesday August 14th 2013 at the Barkley Funeral Chapel in Greenup, IL. Visitation will be from 5:00 to 7:00 pm on Tuesday evening at the funeral chapel. Burial will be in the Island Creek Cemetery.

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She was born on March 20, 1926 in Woodson, IL to Thomas & Maude (Gray) Hawks. She married Ray Fearington on July 3, 1951 and he preceded her in 1989. Surviving are her daughters Brenda Bland of Maquon, IL, Gail (Kenny) Brummer of Jewett, IL, Lora (Mike) Bress of Fairview Heights, IL and Lisa Kim (Brian) Smith of Greenup, IL; Brothers Dave Kimble and Joe Kimble both of Greenup, IL; Sister Irene DeVore of Missouri; Grandchildren Ryan Beals, Victoria Brummer, Kendra Brummer, Jakeb Smith, Quinn Bress and Izaya Smith; Great-Grandchildren Zane, Ashlynn & Morgan Wellbaum, Piper Abbott and Josie Beals. She was preceded in death by her parents, 6 brothers, 7 sisters, one son Jeff Fearington and her step father that raised her Carl Kimble.

Margaret was a homemaker and had worked at the Ettelbrick Shoe Company. She was member of the New Hope Church and the Liberty Hill Women’s quilting club.

Memorials in her name should be made to the New Hope Church.