Esther E. Washburn, 85, of Effingham, Illinois, formerly of Ramsey, IL passed away Friday, January 3, 2020 at Lakeland Rehab & Nursing Care, Effingham, IL.
Graveside Services and Burial will be held at 11:00 AM, Wednesday, January 8, 2020, at Mt. Carmel Cemetery, RFD Ramsey, IL, with Pastor Harry Kirk officiating. Family and Friends will gather at 10:30 AM before the service at the Cemetery. Memorials: Liberty Church, Bingham, IL and/or Mt. Carmel Cemetery, Rural Ramsey, IL. Miller Funeral Home, Ramsey, IL, is in charge of arrangements. Online memories and condolences may be shared with the family at www.millerfh.net.
Born November 11, 1934, in Ramsey, IL, the daughter of Asberry & Vina Belle (Rhodes) Brown. Married Gerald "Spud" Washburn, he passed away in 1993. She was formerly employed with the housekeeping staff at a Nursing Home in MO., and affiliated with Liberty Church, Rural Bingham, IL.
Survived by:Daughter - Gail Womack & Dave, Williamsburg, MO; Grandchildren - Sheila Lidster, Nokomis, IL, Sandy Meyers, Toledo, IL, Kevin Eddy, Bingham, IL, John Womack, ME, and Roger Womack, MO.; Several Great Grandchildren; and Several Great Great Grandchildren.
Preceded in death by: Parents; Husband; Son - Gerald "Jerry" Washburn, Jr.; Daughter - Brenda Lawyer; Brothers - Gerald, Victor, Asberry Jr., Eugene, Noah, Wilton & Esty Brown; Sisters - Izola Green, Ruth Roos, and Polly Washburn; and Granddaughter, Kim Brown Eddy.
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