Evelyn Ann Borum, age 70, of Herrin, passed away at 4:11pm on Wednesday, September 9, 2020 at her home, surrounded by her loving family.
Evelyn was born in Harrisburg on December 27, 1949, the daughter of Lee Roy and Mary Lucille (Malone) Almaroad. Prior to her retirement, she had worked as a licensed practical nurse. She enjoyed her travels to Alabama and cherished her visits to the Cordova Church of Christ while there. Evelyn adored her family and will be missed by all those that knew and loved her.
Daughter- Stacy A. and Patrick Vogt of Carterville
Daughter- Lindsay T. Allen of Herrin
Son- Lance W. Borum of Herrin
Raised as a daughter- Debra and Tom Horn of West Frankfort
Raised as a daughter- Crystal Vineyard of Marion
Daughter-in-law – Wilma Borum of Stonefort
Seventeen Grandchildren- Jonathan and Ashley Lerch
Brittany and Alyia Williams
Candace and Josh Stout
Thirteen Great Grandchildren- Brenna, Baylee, Alexis, Karleigh,
Emersyn, Maci, Tyler, Madison, Aubrey, Zayden, Cameron, and Khloe, Caylin
Sister and best friend- Anna J. Almaroad of Alabama
Brother- Roy Lee Almaroad of Arizona
Several Nieces and Nephews
She was preceded in death by her parents, son- Lester Borum, two brothers- Henry Irvin Almaroad and Everett Eugene Almaroad, and twin great granddaughters- Kaitlyn and Payton Lerch.
Funeral services will be held at 10am on Friday, September 18, 2020 at Mitchell-Hughes Funeral Home in Marion. Rev. William Tittle, of the Church of Christ in Cordova, Alabama will be officiating. A time of visitation will be held from 5-8pm on Thursday, September 17, 2020 at Mitchell-Hughes Funeral Home in Marion.
Due to health concerns related to the COVID-19 virus, social distancing is advised and the wearing of masks is encouraged.