William Mappin

Jun 21st, 1955 - Oct 17th, 2020
William Mappin

William Homer Mappin, 65, passed away on Saturday, October 17, 2020 at Heartland Regional Medical Center.

William was born on June 21, 1955 in Jacksonville, IL to Gerald Jack and Joy June (Brush) Mappin. 

William was a U.S. Navy Veteran.  He enjoyed playing his guitar, walking his dogs at the high school and spending time with his family and friends.

Survivors include:

Son-Rusty Mappin

Sisters-Sally and Steve Ward and Cindy and Phil Royster

Brothers-Tim and Sheila Loyd and Jeff and Peggy Mappin

Many animals that he loved

He was preceded in death by his parents and his wife, Cindy.

William’s wishes were to be cremated.  A memorial service will be held at a later date.  Blue Funeral Home in Marion is assisting the family with arrangements.

7 Guestbook Messages

  • Guest: Robin Kennedy

    From: Marion, Illinois

    Date: October 19, 2020

    RIP Bill.

  • Guest: Renee Pressley

    From: Marion, Illinois

    Date: October 20, 2020

    So sorry to hear this. Glad that I got to talk with him not to long ago. Rusty praying for you at this difficult time. If you need something let me know.

  • Guest: Theresa Lee

    From: Whitmore Lake, Michigan

    Date: October 21, 2020

    Sending our condolences. Theresa Lee and Dan Tribble.

  • Guest: Patti Dungey Parker

    From: Marion, Illinois

    Date: October 22, 2020

    Was so shocked to hear this. I just talked with him the day before he passed and he looked so good. I am so sorry.

  • Guest: Diana Etheridge

    From: MARION, Illinois

    Date: October 23, 2020

    My sympathy to Bill’s family. I always enjoyed chatting with him.

  • Guest: John Brush

    From: Sarasota, Florida

    Date: November 1, 2020

    So very sorry Rusty. Loved your Dad. Wished we lived closer to y’all. Please let us know when his service will b
    Love, Uncle John & Aunt Aunt Carol

  • Guest: Doug Mappin

    From: South Bend, Indiana

    Date: November 11, 2020

    My sincere condolences to the Mappin family.

    We’re certainly related, albeit distantly.