Carl Nelson Kingery

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Carl Nelson Kingery

June 28, 1933 - September 20, 2018

Carl Nelson Kingery Carl Nelson Kingery, 85, of Martinsville, Ill., passed away at 7:30 a.m. Thursday, Sept. 20, 2018, at Heartland Nursing Center, Casey, Ill. He was born June 28, 1933, in Montrose, Ill., the son of Alvis Gaston Kingery and Mary Frances Runyun Kingery.
On Aug. 18, 1956, he married Sheilda Verniece Graham in Mississippi. She passed away on Sept. 15, 1998.
Survivors include son, Mark Kingery (Fern) of Martinsville; daughter, Mary Lou Steenbergh (Gunner) of Martinsville; seven grandchildren; and 15 great-grandchildren and one on the way.
He was preceded in death by his parents; wife; son, Tony Ray Kingery; three brothers; five sisters; and one great-grandson.
Carl worked for Midwest Body Corporation in Paris, Ill., as an assembler of truck beds. He was an avid Chicago Cubs and Bears fan.
Funeral services will be conducted at 2 p.m. CDT Saturday, Sept. 22, 2018, at Martinsville Christian Church, 324 N. York St., Martinsville, with the Rev. Randy Murphy officiating. Burial will follow in Ridgelawn Cemetery, Martinsville. Visitation will be from 12 noon until 2 p.m. prior to the service Saturday at the church.
Memorial donations may be made to Martinsville Christian Church Projector Fund, 324 N. York St., Martinsville, IL 62442. Greenwell Funeral Home, Martinsville, is in charge of the arrangements.
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Saturday September 22, 2018

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324 N York St, Martinsville, IL, USA


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