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Jaki Hosmon
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Jacqueline J. Hosmon, 65, of Herrin, passed away July 10, 2018 at TriStar Centennial Medical Center in Nashville, TN.
Jaki was a homemaker and a mom.
Jaki was born November 21, 1952 to Jack Prather and Wilma (Horn) Prather-Ridgway in Laurium-Calumet, Michigan.
She is survived by her children, DeAnn Hosmon of Herrin, Jason & Bobbie Hosmon of Clayton, OH, Sarah Hosmon of Herrin, Amanda & Shane Bennett of Marion; mother, Wilma Ridgway of Herrin; grandchildren, Kaitlin, Mikaela, Dylan, Carly, T.J., Ethan, Abbey, and Dakota; great grandson to be born, August; brother and sister-in-law, Bobby & Kathy Prather of Carbondale, IL; step mother, Bernice Prather of Herrin; father of her children, Stacy J. Hosmon; and several aunts, uncles, nieces, nephews and cousins.
She is preceded in death by her grandparents, father, step father, Wallace Ridgway, brother, Michael Prather, and several aunts, uncles, and cousins.
Services will be 1:00 p.m. Monday, July 16, 2018 at Meredith-Waddell Funeral Home with Rev. Don Colson and Rev. Ralph Brandon officiating. Visitation will be 11:00 a.m. until 1:00 p.m. Monday, July 16, 2018 at the funeral home. Interment will be at Hillcrest Cemetery in Carterville. In lieu of flowers the family prefers memorials be made to the American Heart Association, 3816 Payshere Circle, Chicago, IL 60674 or Centerstone Marion, 1307 West Main Street, Marion, IL 62959; envelopes will be available at the funeral home.

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11:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Meredith-Waddell Funeral Home

2704 South Park Avenue
Herrin, IL 62948





1:00 PM
Meredith-Waddell Funeral Home

2704 South Park Avenue
Herrin, IL 62948

Cemetery Details


Hillcrest Cemetery

Willow Street
Carterville, IL 62918

Memorial Contribution


1307 West Main Street
Marion, IL 62959

American Heart Association

3816 Payshere Circle
Chicago, IL 60674

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