VERGENNES — Nadine M. Phoenix, 96, passed away at 12:30 a.m. Thursday, Jan. 11, 2018, in Manor Court in Carbondale.

Nadine was born Oct. 14, 1921, in Vergennes, the daughter of Edward H. and Elizabeth Rath Sherman.

Nadine is survived by a special longtime friend of 23 years, Jesse W. Crow; son, Kevin Phoenix; and good neighbors, Bob and Cynthia Chambers and Mark Linze.

Nadine was preceded in death by her parents; one sister, Norma Lipe; one daughter, Candis Lynn Phoenix; and one infant son, Bruce Phoenix.

Services will be at 11 a.m. Tuesday, Jan. 16, in Wilson’s Funeral Home, Ava, with the Rev. Bill Stoklosa officiating. Burial will follow in Pleasant Grove Memorial Park, Murphysboro. Visitation will be from 9 to 11 a.m. Tuesday at the funeral home.

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