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John Dale Pope

May 16, 1941 May 6, 2018
John Dale Pope
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Obituary for John Dale Pope

John Dale Pope, 76, passed away May 6, 2018 at his residence in Herrin.

John retired from General Telephone. He served in the U.S. Army.

John enjoyed gardening, coin collecting, driving his dog Buddy in his convertible, driving the Herrin Festa Italiana Queen in the parades, and having coffee with his friends at McDonalds every morning.

John was born May 16, 1941 to Dean S. and Mary Lucille (Jack) Pope McGovern in Herrin, IL.

Surviving are his daughter and son-in-law, Tammy and Jim Rasor of Carterville; two grandsons, Jeremy and his wife Destiny Pope, Tyler Rasor; great grandson, Jace Pope; brother, Charles Pope of FL; half-sister, Debbie Stephens of TX; half-brother, Rob Eaton of MN; and several nephews and a niece.

He was preceded in death by his parents and brother, Larry Pope.

Services will be 11:00 a.m., Wednesday, May 9, 2018 at Meredith-Waddell Funeral Home in Herrin with Rev. David Dyer officiating. Visitation will be from 5:00 p.m. until 8:00 p.m., Tuesday, May 8, 2018 at the funeral home.

Memorial donations are suggested to be made to Hospice of Southern Illinois, 204 Halfway Road, Marion, IL 62959.


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Previous Events

Visitation

Tuesday

8

May

5:00 PM 5/8/2018 5:00:00 PM - 8:00 PM 5/8/2018 8:00:00 PM
Meredith-Waddell Funeral Home

2704 South Park Avenue
Herrin, IL 62948

Meredith-Waddell Funeral Home
2704 South Park Avenue Herrin 62948 IL
United States

Service

Wednesday

9

May

11:00 AM 5/9/2018 11:00:00 AM
Meredith-Waddell Funeral Home

2704 South Park Avenue
Herrin, IL 62948

Meredith-Waddell Funeral Home
2704 South Park Avenue Herrin 62948 IL
United States

Cemetery Details

Location

Herrin City Cemetery Final Resting Place

Stotlar & Bandyville Road
Herrin, IL 62948

Stotlar & Bandyville Road Herrin 62948 IL
United States

Memorial Contribution

Hospice of Southern Illinois

204 Halfway Road
Marion, IL 62959
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