Lila J. Bone, 87, of Vandalia, Illinois, passed away Sunday, April 24, 2022, at her home in Vandalia, IL.
Services will be held at 11:00 AM, Thursday, April 28, 2022, at Miller Funeral Home, Vandalia, IL, with Pastor Joe Lawson officiating. Burial will follow at McInturff Cemetery, Rural Vandalia, IL. Visitation will be held from 10:00 AM to 11:00 AM, Thursday, April 28, 2022, 1 hour prior to the service at Miller Funeral Home, Vandalia, IL. Memorials: Fayette County Cancer Fund, Vandalia, IL. Miller Funeral Home, Vandalia, IL, is in charge of arrangements. Online memories and condolences may be shared with the family at www.millerfh.net.
She was born June 23, 1934, in Beecher City, IL, the daughter of Roy & Ethel Irene (Beck) Holman. Married Donald Carroll Bone January 19, 1955, in Vandalia, IL, he passed away December 7, 2002. She worked as a bookkeeper at Nevinger's Decorating and Bone Brothers Milk Hauling, both of Vandalia; former Sunday School Teacher for 40 years; and Homemaker. Lila loved antiques, jigsaw puzzles and watching Fox News. She was a member of Unity Baptist Church, Vandalia, IL.
She is survived by: Daughters - Melissa Baucum & Mike, Vandalia, IL, Melinda Kern & Jim, Mulberry Grove, IL and Rebecca Davis & Joe, Ft. Worth, TX; Grandchildren - Jenny & John Lay, Cody, Brandon and Scott; Great Grandchildren - Natalie June, Devin & Savanah, Bradin and Tyler; Brother - Mike Holman, Vandalia, IL; Sisters - Bessie Hagy, Vandalia, IL, Patti Koonce & Jim, Decatur, IL, Linda Rickman and Carol Metzger & Tom, all of Vandalia, IL; and Several Nephews & Nieces.
Preceded in death by: Her Parents; Husband; 2 Daughters- Melanie and Kathy; Brothers- Billy and Franklin Holman; Sisters- Mary Tompkins, Norma Willis and Helen Nevinger.
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