Alice Abney

Feb 28th, 1924 - Dec 29th, 2018


Blue Funeral Home (Marion)

Thu, Jan. 3rd, 2019 10am


Blue Funeral Home (Marion)

Thu, Jan. 3rd, 2019 12pm

Alice Abney

Carterville-Alice Abney, 94, formerly of Marion, passed away on Saturday, December 29, 2018 at the Villas of Holly Brook in Carterville.

Alice was born on February 28, 1924 in Williamson County to Volney and Betty (McRoy) Moore. She married Charles Abney and he preceded her in death in 2002.

Alice was a homemaker and a longtime member of Third Baptist Church. Her life was her children and grandchildren.

Survivors include:


Annette and Raymond Harris of Marion

Connie and Bob Hilliard of Marion


Randy Harris

Julie and David Revelle

Shanna Fleming

Chad and Lisa Hilliard

Lance and Cherra Hilliard

Great grandchildren:

Beth and Caleb Snider

Mitchell Fleming

Chance Hilliard

Caden Hilliard

Chase Hilliard

Colden Hilliard

She was preceded in death by her parents; husband; three brothers and one sister.

Funeral services will be held on Thursday, January 3, 2019 at noon at Blue Funeral Home in Marion with David Revelle officiating. Burial will follow at Rose Hill Cemetery.  Visitation will be on Thursday from 10am until the time of service at the funeral home.


3 Guestbook Messages

  • Guest: Sharon Phillips

    From: , Illinois

    Date: January 1, 2019

    My condolences, Annette and all of her family. May the LORD’S peace that passes understanding be with you all.

  • Guest: Cindy McClellan Jones

    From: Golconda, Illinois

    Date: January 1, 2019

    Our families were friends in the 50’s-60’s. . I think I could still find my way to their house!. We have clips from home movies where I’m getting to ride “Beauty”. . . her foal was named for me (Cindy). I didn’t know that Annette and Connie were still in the area. Fond memories. . .

  • Guest: Mike & Bonnie Darter

    From: Marion, Illinois

    Date: January 3, 2019

    Annette and Family, Our thoughts and prayers are with you.