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Lois Woolverton

December 15, 1927 — January 27, 2020

Lois Woolverton

Lois J. Woolverton, 92, of Arcola, IL passed away at 7:06 A.M. on Monday, January 27, 2020 at Carriage Crossing in Arcola, IL.

Funeral services will be held at 10:30 A.M. on Thursday, January 30, 2020 at the Edwards Funeral Home, 221 East Main St., Arcola, IL.  Rev. Matt Stump will officiate.  Burial will follow in the Tuscola Cemetery.  Visitation will be held from 5:00 P.M. to 7:00 P.M. on Wednesday, January 29, 2020 at the funeral home.

Lois was born on December 15, 1927 in Chrisman, IL.  She was a daughter of Charles Lilburn and Iva Marie (Dayhuff) Stoops.  She married Frances D. Warters on April 24, 1948 in Tuscola, IL.  He passed away on June 24, 2003.

She is survived by two daughters, Kathy Sueann Biggs of Arcola, IL and Patricia Lynn Holaday and her husband Steve of Arcola, IL, 7 grandchildren, Carrie King (Clay) of Arcola, IL, Candice Snyder (Jeremiah) of Charleston, IL, David Biggs (Cristina) of Ft. Worth, TX, Dr. Robert Biggs (Allison) of Arcola, IL, Dr. Clinton Holaday (Bea) of St. Roberts, MO, Tara Holaday of Austin, TX, and Matthew Holaday of Rockford, IL, 13 great-grandchildren, Lexi Edwards, Jordyn Mosier, Braedyn Edwards, Jolena King, Graci Snyder, Emma Snyder, Hudson Snyder, Cali Biggs, Camila Biggs, William Biggs, Ella Biggs, Luke Biggs, and Noah Biggs, and 1 great-great-granddaughter, Genevieve Salinas.

She was preceded in death by her parents and her brother, Earl V. Stoops.

Lois was a member of the Arcola United Methodist Church and a member of the Order of Eastern Star in Tuscola, IL.

Her family was very important to her and she enjoyed following her grandchildren’s sporting events and was very proud of the men and women they have become.

Memorials may be made to the Arcola United Methodist Church.

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Wednesday, January 29, 2020

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Thursday, January 30, 2020

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