Elizabeth Ann Rutledge

February 6, 1973 ~ July 21, 2019 (age 46)


Elizabeth Ann “Sweet Liz” Rutledge, 46, of Arthur, IL passed away at 9:40 A.M. on Sunday, July 21, 2019 at Carle Foundation Hospital in Urbana, IL.

Visitation will be held from 6:00 P.M. to 8:00 P.M. on Thursday, July 25, 2019 at the Arthur Southern Baptist Church.   Funeral services will be held at 11:00 A.M. on Friday, July 26, 2019 at the Arthur Southern Baptist Church.   Rev. Doug Davis will officiate.   Burial will be in the Arthur Cemetery.   The Edwards Funeral Home is assisting with arrangements.

Elizabeth Ann was born on February 6, 1973 in Tuscola, IL.   She is a daughter of Michael Andrew and Mary Ellen (Brock) Rutledge.   

She is survived by her parents, Michael and Mary Ellen Rutledge of Arthur, IL, two sisters, Sarah Chloe Rutledge of Arthur and Susan Lynn Golden of Fredrick, OK.

Elizabeth Ann is preceded in death by her grandparents, John and Sarah Rutledge and Hiley and Chloe Brock.

Elizabeth Ann has worked at Pauly’s BBQ in Arthur for the past few years, prior to that she had worked at Sandos Pizza in Arthur and Friendship Hill Retirement Center in Lovington for several years.

She was a member of the Arthur Southern Baptist Church and she loved her church family.  

She was a Cub fan and an Illini Basketball fan.  Elizabeth Ann truly enjoyed spending time with her family and was very fond of the holidays, especially Christmas.

Memorials may be made to Fragile X Foundation or the Arthur Southern Baptist Church.


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July 25, 2019

6:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Arthur Southern Baptist Church
530 North Vine St.
Arthur, IL 61911

Funeral Service
July 26, 2019

11:00 AM
Arthur Southern Baptist Church
530 North Vine St.
Arthur, IL 61911

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