Pamela Sue Bean

Apr 8th, 1950 - Apr 16th, 2017


Blue Funeral Home (Goreville)

Thu, Apr. 20th, 2017 10:00 AM ~ 11:00 AM


Blue Funeral Home (Goreville)

Thu, Apr. 20th, 2017 11:00 AM

Pamela Sue Bean


Goreville- Pamela Sue Bean, 67, of Goreville, formerly of Royalton, IL and Springfield, MO, passed away at 7:37 AM, Easter Sunday, April 16, 2017 at her home.

Pamela was born on April 8, 1950 in Herrin to Carl “Tick” and Pauline (Fries) Jennings.

She worked several years at Allen Industries in Herrin prior to her retirement and was of protestant faith.

In her spare time, she enjoyed taking photographs of outdoor settings and her grandchildren, drawing still life and family portraits, gardening many varieties of flowers and reading science fiction novels. She will be dearly missed by her friends and family.

Survivors include-

Mother- Pauline Jennings of Centerview, Missouri
Daughter- Tara Ferguson and husband Charley of Goreville
Daughter- April Bloodworth and husband Tim of Freeman Spur
7 grandchildren:
Morgan Lewis of Carterville
Kyleigh Lewis or Goreville
Christian Ferguson of Marion
Jacob Ferguson of Marion
Dylan Bloodworth of Eldorado
Hannah Bloodworth of Freeman Spur
Alex Bloodworth of Freeman Spur
Beloved great granddaughter- Penelope Hamilton of Carterville
Sister- Shelby Jennings of Johnston City
Sister- Sandra Johnson and husband Ralph of Woodbridge, VA
Brother- Brad Jennings of Golconda
Sister- Wendy Worden of Molalla, OR
Brother- Kevin Jennings of Golconda
Sister- Dee Dee Jones and husband Will of Centerview, MO
Several nieces and nephews and cousins

She was preceded in death by her father.

A memorial service celebrating the Life of Pamela Sue Bean will be held at 11:00 AM, Thursday, April 20, 2017 at Blue Funeral Home in Goreville. Visitation will be from 10:00 AM until time of service, Thursday, April 20, 2017 at Blue Funeral Home in Goreville.

Memorial donations are suggested to Hospice of Southern Illinois and will be accepted at Blue Funeral Home/ 812 S. Broadway, Goreville, IL 62939. For more information or to sign the memorial guest register, please visit

4 Guestbook Messages

  • Guest: Peggy Fitch

    From: West Frankfort, Illinois

    Date: April 18, 2017

    So sorry for your lose. My thoughts and prayers are with you all. I still picture Pam and Linda dancing in the front yard. It was Lind’s 16 birthday party. I still have a picture of it. Again so sorry to here of her passing away. My prayers are with you all.

  • Guest: Scotty McClure

    From: Freeman spur, Illinois

    Date: April 19, 2017

    I’m so sorry to hear about Pam she watched me grow up she will be dearly missed

  • Guest: Michelle Neal

    From: MARION, Illinois

    Date: April 20, 2017

    I will be out of tow and not able to pay my respect to your family, but will be thinking of all of you tomorrow and the days ahead. I’m so sorry for your loss.

  • Guest: Sherri M. Annable

    From: Goreville, IL , Illinois

    Date: April 22, 2017

    Tara and family, so sorry for your loss. Pam and I went to school together for many years. Prayers are with you all