Connie Lee Ezell

Dec 14th, 1962 - Mar 29th, 2019


Johnson-Hughes Funeral Home

Wed, Apr. 3rd, 2019 9:00 AM ~ 10:30 AM


Hillcrest Cemetery

Wed, Apr. 3rd, 2019 11:00 AM


Hillcrest Cemetery

Wed, Apr. 3rd, 2019 11:00 AM

Connie Lee Ezell

Herrin- Connie Lee Ezell, age 56, of Herrin, passed away at 9:57am on Friday, March 29, 2019 at Herrin Hospital.

Connie was born in Herrin on December 14, 1962, the daughter of Leland Ray and Shirley A. (Atterberry) Spiller. 

Survivors include her two sons- Jason Spiller of Herrin

     Christopher Roy Ezell of Herrin

Two Grandchildren- Raeleah and Arrianna Spiller of Herrin

Two Sisters and Brothers-in-law- Karen and Kenny Shands of Johnston City

     Tracy and Joe Hunter of Colorado Springs, CO

Numerous friends and extended family

She was preceded in death by her parents and one brother- Allen Spiller.

To celebrate Connie’s life, a time of visitation will be held from 9:00am until 10:30am at Johnson-Hughes Funeral Home in Herrin.  Graveside memorial services will follow at 11:00 AM, Wednesday, April 3, 2019 at Hillcrest Cemetery in Carterville with Rev. Don Colson officiating.  Johnson-Hughes Funeral Home in Herrin is assisting the family with final arrangements.

Memorial donations are suggested to the Family to be used for her services and will be accepted at Johnson-Hughes Funeral Home / 201 S. 13th St/ Herrin, IL  62948.  For more information or to sign the memorial guest register, please visit

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6 Guestbook Messages

  • Guest: Joy Rutherford

    From: Fort Worth, Texas

    Date: March 30, 2019

    We were blessed with many childhood memories with Connie. She had a kind heart and a smile every time I saw her. She will be missed. Rest In Peace cousin!

  • Guest: Sue Ruggeri

    From: Herrin, Illinois

    Date: March 30, 2019

    I’m so sorry for the family loss, Connie was a very good person and well loved she will be greatly missed by all. Sending my condolences and prayers.

  • Guest: Emanuel Family

    From: , Illinois

    Date: March 31, 2019

    My condolences to the family. May your cherished memories and prayers to the God of all comfort (Ps. 83:18) sustain you during this difficult time.

  • Guest: Toni Ruggeri

    From: Herrin, Illinois

    Date: March 31, 2019

    I am so deeply sadden by the loss of Connie. My thoughts and prayers go out to the family.

  • Guest: Brad Friend

    From: West Frankfort, Illinois

    Date: April 1, 2019

    So very sorry for your loss

  • Guest: Ryan stilley

    From: WEST FRANKFORT, Illinois

    Date: April 2, 2019

    Sorry for your lose.