Monday, September 24, 2018

Evelyn Smiley Altenberger – Obituary

Evelyn Smiley Altenberger, age 94, of Karnak, IL, passed away at 6:50 a.m., Saturday, December 20, 2014 at Baptist Health in Paducah, KY.

Evelyn was retired as a cook for the Century School System; she was a member of the First United Methodist Church in Karnak.

Evelyn is survived by one son, Mike and wife, Trina Little of Karnak; two grandsons, Robert and wife, Christy Little of Vienna; Johnny Little of Belknap; one granddaughter, Deanna and husband, Terry Penrod of Belknap; two great granddaughters, Shianna and husband, Justin Russell of Cypress; Isabella Little of Belknap; two great grandsons, Mason and Maron Penrod of Belknap; one great great grandson, Brantley Russell of Cypress.

Evelyn was preceded in death by her son, Gary Clifton Little; parents, Robert and Kansas Basham Smiley; first husband, Johnny Clifford Little; second husband, Bill Altenberger.

Funeral services for Mrs. Evelyn Altenberger will be at 1:00 p.m. Tuesday, December 23, 2014 at Wilson Funeral Home in Karnak.  Rev. Alan Milligan will be officiating.  Interment will follow in the Masonic Cemetery in Cypress. Visitation will be Tuesday morning at 11:00 a.m. until the funeral hour of 1:00 p.m. at the funeral home.

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