Nellie Canady Eroh

Jul 31st, 2017 - Sep 4th, 2017


Blue Funeral Home (Marion)

Fri, Sep. 8th, 2017 5pm


Blue Funeral Home (Marion)

Fri, Sep. 8th, 2017 6pm

Nellie Canady Eroh

Thompsonville-Nellie Canady Eroh, infant daughter of Lonny Bailey Jr. and Alicia Eroh, passed away on Monday, September 4, 2017 at Heartland Regional Medical Center.

Nellie was born on July 31, 2017 in Carbondale.

Survivors include:

Mother-Alicia Eroh of Thompsonville

Father-Lonny Bailey Jr. of Mt. Vernon

Brother-Scott Lindsey Eroh of Thompsonville

Maternal grandparents-Donald and DeEtta Eroh Jr of Thompsonville

Maternal great grandparents-Donald and Rita Eroh Sr. and Sondra Sileven of Pittsburg

Paternal grandparents-Lonny Bailey Sr. of Carterville and Pamela Bailey of Pennsylvania

Aunts-Lacy Eroh of Thompsonville and Shanna and Austin Dawkins

Uncle-Joe Abe Eroh of Thompsonville

Paternal uncles-Jeff Bailey of Carterville and Rodney and Martha Bailey of Sesser

Great uncle-Mike Hall

Cousin-Shane Dawkins

She was preceded in death by her Great Grandfather, John Sileven and Great Granny, Nellie Blankenship

A memorial service will be held on Friday, September 8, 2017 at 6pm at Blue Funeral Home in Marion with Bro. Joe Dunn officiating. Visitation will be on Friday from 5pm until the time of service at the funeral home.

For those who prefer, memorial donations may be made to the family c/o Alicia Eroh. Envelopes will be available and accepted at Blue Funeral Home; PO Box 411; Marion, IL 62959.  For more information, or to sign the memorial guest register, please visit

5 Guestbook Messages

  • Guest: Diana Loucks

    From: Johnston City, Illinois

    Date: September 7, 2017

    2I Alicia and family: I am so sorry to hear about the loss of your little Nellie! Losing a child is one of the worst losses we can go through! I hope you can find some comfort in each others arms and love of one another. My thoughts and prayers are with you all and may God bless you all!!

  • Guest: Aunt Jo and Uncle Bobby Loudermilk

    From: Muskogee, Oklahoma

    Date: September 7, 2017

    I know your heart is breaking and I’m so sorry for your loss. Your arms were the very best place for your little one but she is now in the arms of angels. With time and God’s presence you can get through this. Love you all.

  • Guest: Sandy Davids

    From: Corry, Pennsylvania

    Date: September 7, 2017

    I’m sorry she will always be with u all as ur angel were ever u all go an be watching over u all.

  • Guest: Joanie Myers

    From: Jonesboro, Illinois

    Date: September 7, 2017

    So sorry for your loss. She is a beautiful child. Prayers for you & your family

  • Guest: c.h

    From: , Ohio

    Date: September 11, 2017

    Please be encouraged:

    “And I have hope toward God,..that there is going to be a resurrection”

    (Acts 24:15)