Beverly A. Blackerby, 79, of Herrick, Illinois, passed away Wednesday, June 28, 2017, at Springfield, IL.
Services will be held at 11:00 AM, Monday, July 3, 2017, at Mt. Carmel Baptist Church, Rural Ramsey, with Pastor Gregg Shannon, officiating. Burial will follow at Pleasant Union Cemetery, Rural Herrick, IL. Visitation will be held from 3:00 PM to 6:00 PM, Sunday, July 2, 2017, at Miller Funeral Home, Ramsey, IL and 1 hour prior to the service at Mt. Carmel Baptist Church on Monday, July 3, 2017. Memorials: Mt. Carmel Baptist Church, Rural Ramsey, IL. Miller Funeral Home, Ramsey, IL, is in charge of arrangements. Online memories and condolences may be shared with the family at www. millerfh.net.
Born April 21, 1938, in Ramsey, IL, the daughter of Joseph Henry & Sarah Matilda “Tillie” (Craig) Fish. Married Earl Dean Blackerby November 24, 1963, he passed away July 1, 2004. She was a retired Postal Clerk working in Herrick and Effingham, IL; Homemaker; Member of Mt. Carmel Baptist Church, Eastern Star, Ben Hur Literary Club and Home Extension.
Survived by: Brother – William “Bill” Otto Fish & Joyce, Bloomington, IL; and many Nephews & Nieces.
Preceded in death by: Parents; Husband; 4 Brothers; 8 Sisters.