Clay County

Obituary - Inez Cruse

Vicki's note
Date of Death: July 2, 1988

Inez Cruse, 96, of Kankakee formerly of Effingham, passed away at 9:15 a.m. on July 2 in Royale Nursing Home, Kankakee.

She was born on March 10, 1892, in Louisville the daughter of David and American (RINEHART) Fitzgerald. She married Jesse Cecil CRUSE on September 15, 1912. He preceded her in death in 1973.

Survivors include five sons, Herman Cruse of Terre Haute, Indiana, Cecil Avon Cruse of Russell Springs, Kentucky, Carl Edwin Cruse of Phoenix, Arizona, Gerald Dwayne Cruse of Buena Park, California, and Marvin Eugene Cruse of Mansfield, Illinois; four daughters, Evelyn LONG of Lakeland, Florida; Alice WHITE of Kankakee, Illinois, Arlene ISBELL of Norwalk, California; and Gladys JONES of Glasford, Illinois; 38 grandchildren; 80 great grandchildren; and 27 great great grandchildren. She was preceded in death by one sone, one brother and one sister.

Funeral services were held Tuesday at Neal Funeral Home, Louisville, with burial in Christian Home Cemetery.

Contributed 11 Mar 2003 by Vicki Martin

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