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Lorna K. Blount, 63 of Morrisonville passed away at 5:00 AM on Wednesday, March 16, 2016 at her home with her family by her side.

 

She was born on July 29, 1952 at Decatur the daughter of Loren and Beulah (Stockdale) Chapman. She married Charles Alan Blount on March 5, 1977 at the Cowden Christian Church. She was preceded in death by her parents; Son, Doug Blount; Grandson, Evan Blount; Sister, Cheryl Lynn Chapman and a brother, Dan Chapman.

 

Lorna was a homemaker. She also worked as a tax preparer and a quilt instructor at Main Street Quilt Shop in Shelbyville and while her and Alan wintered in Texas. She was a member of Taylorville Christian Church, DAR, American Quilters Society, Land of Lincoln Quilters Association, Christian County Quilters Guild, Decatur Quilt Guild and Shoal Creek Ladies Golf League where she served as treasurer. Lorna had a passion for quilting. She recently had an entry excepted to the American Quilters Society Quiltweek show and contest to be held at Paducah, KY in April 2016. She was also served as an election judge for many years.

 

Survivors: Husband, Charles Alan Blount of Morrisonville, IL; Son, Loren (wife, Vicki) Blount of Morrisonville, IL; Daughter, Dyanne (husband, Lee) Skinner of Taylorville, IL; 5 grandchildren, Hannah, Trey, Kole, Abigail and Aaron; Brothers, Rex (wife, Peggy) Chapman of Pana, IL and Paul (wife, Debbie) Chapman of Greenbrier, AR; Mother in law, Wanda Blount of Taylorville, IL; Sister in law, Peggy Blount of Sarasota, FL and several nieces and nephews.

 

Funeral services will be held at 10:00 AM on Saturday, March 19, 2016 at Taylorville Christian Church with Revs. James Jones and Dick Wamsley officiating. Burial will follow at Morrisonville Cemetery. Visitation will be held on Friday from 4:00-7:00 PM at Taylorville Christian Church.

 

Memories are suggested to VisionWay Christian School, 1124 North Webster Street, Taylorville, IL 62568.

 

Condolences to her family may be left at www.perfettifuneralhome.com

 

Perfetti Funeral Home in Morrisonville is in charge of arrangements.

 
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