Betty J. Wingo, 67, of Taylorville, passed away Tuesday, February 19, 2013 at 12:42 a.m. at Memorial Medical Center, Springfield, IL.
She was born December 27, 1945 in Taylorville, the daughter of Raymond Koonce and Josephine (Shanks) Koonce. She married James Wingo on March 11, 1965; he preceded her in death on August 3, 1974. Betty was a homemaker, a member of the First Pentecostal Church of Pana and a member of the Illinois Archery Association. She enjoyed doll collecting, creating photo albums, and cookbooks.
She is survived by sons, Ritch (Efe) Wingo of Tallahassee, FL and Jeff Wingo of Atlanta, GA; daughter, Sherri (Jeff) Wingo Durbin of Taylorville; grandchildren, Dani Wingo of Charleston, IL, Anthany Wingo of Charleston, IL, Grant Wingo of Mahomet, IL, Jack Wingo of Mahomet, IL, Devin Durbin of Taylorville, Kyle Nation of Taylorville, Alexis Nation of Taylorville and Chance Damery of Taylorville; and several nieces, nephews and cousins. She was preceded by her father, mother, husband and two brothers.
Visitation will be held Saturday, February 23, 2013 from 9:00 - 11:00 a.m. at Sutton Memorial Home, Taylorville, IL. Funeral services will be Saturday, February 23, 2013 at 11:00 a.m. at Sutton Memorial Home, Taylorville, with burial at Oak Hill Cemetery in Taylorville. Rev. Robert Russell will officiate.
Please visit www.suttonmemorialhome.com to sign the online guestbook.
Arrangements by Sutton Memorial Home in Taylorville.