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Obituary for Sue Ellen Hock

Herrin – Sue Ellen Hock, 76, died Wednesday, June 7, 2017 at Memorial Hospital in Carbondale.

Sue owned and operated Egypt Flowers in Herrin for thirty years.

Sue was born July 21, 1940 in Carterville to Paul W. and Mary E. (Manning) Yates.

Sue was married to Donald Hock. He preceded her in death on May 17, 2000.

Surviving are a daughter and son-in-law, Christy and Doug Gribble of Marion; two grandsons, Jackson and Alex Gribble of Marion; sister, Ruby Holmes of Evansville, IN; brother, Anthony Morgan of Hurst; and several nieces and nephews.

She was preceded in death by her husband; son, John P. Hock; parents, father-in- law and mother-in-law, Claude and Virginia Hock; sister, Mary Ann Yates; and brother-in-law, Ted Holmes.

Celebration of Life memorial visitation will be held 1:00 p.m. through 3:00 p.m. Sunday, June 11, 2017 at Meredith-Waddell Funeral Home in Herrin. A graveside service will be held at 3:00 p.m. Sunday June 11, 2017 at Egyptian Memorial Gardens in Energy with Father Ken Schaefer officiating.

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Meredith-Waddell Funeral Home

2704 South Park Avenue
Herrin, IL 62948





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Egyptian Memorial Gardens

Route 148
Herrin, IL 62948

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Egyptian Memorial Gardens

Route 148
Herrin, IL 62948


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