CARBONDALE — Florence M. McMillan, 95, passed away at 8:08 a.m. Wednesday, Feb. 7, 2018, in Manor Court of Carbondale.
Florence was born July 31, 1922, to Nicholas H. and Minnie Alma (Lomax) Meister in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.
On Sept. 19, 1942, Florence was united in marriage with William James McMillan in Philadelphia. He preceded her in death on April 16, 1983.
Florence is survived by daughters-in-law, Bonnie McMillan and Sharon McMillan; four grandchildren, Kimberly (Eugene) Talley, Megan (Raymond Jr.) Clodi, Sarahjane McMillan, and Joshua McMillan; four great-grandchildren, Kaylan and Savannah Talley and Alistair and Anderson Clodi.
Florence is preceded in death by her husband, William; parents; two sons, Eric W. McMillan and Bruce James McMillan; and one sister.
Florence was a loving homemaker who loved to spend time with her family especially her grandchildren and great-grandchildren and always taking care of others.
Memorial services for Florence will be at 4 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 10, in Immanuel Lutheran Church, Murphysboro, with the Rev. Hoem officiating. Visitation will be from 3 to 4 p.m. Saturday at the church.
The preferred form of remembrance are memorial donations to Mount Vernon Township High School Special Olympics. Envelopes will be available at the church.
Meredith Funeral Home in Carbondale is in charge of arrangements.
If you would like to share a story or memory of Florence, visit www.meredithfh.com.