Mrs. Mary C. “Nonnie” Pinnell, 90, formerly of Kincaid, IL, passed away at 8:00 p.m. Sunday, March 23, 2014 in Gowin Parc, Taylorville, IL.
Mary was born in Hoking, Iowa December 15, 1923; the daughter of Joseph and Giovanna (Dezorzi) Corso. She married Charles R. Pinnell May 19, 1945. They celebrated 67 wonderful years before he passed away August 1, 2012. Mrs. Pinnell was a devoted member of over 65 years of the Kincaid Church of God where she also belonged to the Ladies Auxiliary. Mary had worked at the Ammo Depot in Illiopolis, IL, Primo’s Grocery Store in Kincaid, and also as a nurse’s aid at St. Vincent Memorial Hospital, Taylorville. She unconditionally loved her family and friends and loved spending time with them. Mrs. Pinnell had been a resident at Gowin Parc since June where she received the best of care.
Surviving are three daughters: Andrea (Paul) Swiney of Taylorville, IL, Cheryl (Rex) Jesse of Moweaqua, IL and Patty (James) Tolly of Assumption, IL; two sons: Roy John Pinnell of Taylorville, IL and Joseph (Esther) Pinnell of Phoenix, AZ; sister, Leona Sisk of Pawnee, IL; ten grandchildren; 21 great-grandchildren; eight great-great-grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by her parents, husband, Charles, a son, David Pinnell, a sister, Rena Marcogliese, and two grandsons, Grant Tolly and Rudy Pinnell.
Funeral services will be held at 2:00 pm Saturday, March 29, 2014 in the Kincaid Church of God. Pastor Jacob Skelton will officiate. Burial will follow in Bethany Cemetery, rural Edinburg, IL. Visitation for Mrs. Pinnell will be held for one hour before the service at the Kincaid Church of God. Masterson Funeral Home in Kincaid is handling arrangements. Please visit her on-line obituary at www.mastersonfh.com
Funeral services for Mrs. Mary C. “Nonnie” Pinnell were held at 2:00 pm Saturday, March 29, in the Kincaid Church of God. Pastor Jacob Skelton officiated. Charlotte Mann served as vocalist.
Pallbearers were her grandchildren Cindy Sams, Tim Rodden, Vikki Rodden, Trene Pinnell Anderson, Trent Pinnell, Damon Romano, Carlos Pinnell, Shane Eggerman, Aaron Tolly and Jordan Tolly.
Mrs. Pinnell, 90, formerly of Kincaid passed away at 8:00 pm Sunday, March 23 at Gowin Parc in Taylorville.