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Obituary for Gladys M. Cutrell

Gladys M. Cutrell, 80, passed away 1:18 p.m. Tuesday, July 11, 2017 at Parkway Manor in Marion.
Gladys worked as a secretary for Amanda Byassee Gott, Attorney at Law.
Gladys was born May 11, 1937 in Herrin, IL to Amos Allen and Ethel (Thompson) Rushing.
Gladys married Donald L. Cutrell on Sept. 27, 1963 in Energy, IL.
Surviving are her husband, Don Cutrell; children, Trina (Gary) Clark, Cheryl (Tom) Buffington and Karla Johnson all of Marion; eight grandchildren, Benjie Kent, Misty Riddle, Wes (Ali) Buffington, Cody (Brandy) Buffington, Ashley (Matthew) McLaughlin, Adam Johnson, Justin (Rachael) Johnson, Kaleb (Kassie) Johnson; seventeen great-grandchildren, Nicole Kent, Abbie Kent, Gage Kent, Lanie Kent, Ethan Riddle, Hevyn Riddle, Drake Buffington, Keirsten Buffington, Kylie Buffington, Colton Lezu, Hayden Lezu, Emerson Buffington, Ryker McLaughlin, Trent Johnson, Ashlyn Johnson, Marie Johnson, Koal Johnson; sister, Lois M. Peck of Vandalia; several nieces and nephews including, April McHargue of Herrin, Angela (Jeff) Place of Kansas City, KS, Bryan Peck, Keven Peck, and Alan Peck.
She was preceded in death by her parents; son-in-law, Danny Jobe; four brothers, Norman Rushing, Lester Rushing, Carl Rushing, and Howard Rushing; two sisters, Wanda Lucille Crawley and Edna Faye Rushing; and a nephew, Kerby Rushing.
Services will be 11:00 a.m. Friday, July 14, 2017 at Meredith-Waddell Funeral Home in Herrin with Pastor Mark Goldman officiating. Visitation will be from 9:00 a.m. until 11:00 a.m. Friday at the funeral home. Interment will be in Egyptian Memorial Gardens in Herrin. Memorial donations are suggested and may be made to the First Baptist Church of Herrin; envelopes will be available at the funeral home.

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