top banner

Obituary Listings

Thelma Buttrum

June 9, 1925 January 2, 2012
Thelma Buttrum
There are condolences waiting approval on Thelma's Tribute wall

Plant a tree in memory of Thelma

An environmentally friendly option
Obituary for Thelma Buttrum

Thelma A. Buttrum, 86, of Pekin passed away at 12:25 a.m. Monday January 2, 2012 at Timbercreek Rehab and Health Care Center in Pekin. She was born June 9, 1925 in Marion, KY to John and Lula Dickerson Smith. She married Claude “Wayne” Buttrum on February 9, 1946 in Cairo, IL. He preceded her in death June 11, 2000. She was also preceded in death by her son, Darryl Buttrum, three brothers and four sisters. She is survived by her daughter, Cheryl (Ron) Armstrong of Green Valley, seven grandchildren and several great-grandchildren and great-great-grandchildren. She was a member of the First Church of the Nazarene in Marion, IL. Cremation has been accorded and a private burial at Cana Cemetery in Goreville, IL will be held at a later date. Memorials may be made to Hospice Compassus in her name.

To plant a tree in memory of Thelma Buttrum, visit the Tribute Store.


Create new album
Subscribe To Obituaries


We appreciate your support
In accordance with the wishes of the family, this
message has been declined.