Evelyn Ann Borum

Dec 27th, 1949 - Sep 9th, 2020


Mitchell-Hughes Funeral Home

Thu, Sep. 17th, 2020 5:00 PM ~ 8:00 PM


Mitchell-Hughes Funeral Home

Fri, Sep. 18th, 2020 10:00 AM


Oddfellows Cemetery

Fri, Sep. 18th, 2020 11:00 AM

Evelyn Ann Borum

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.

Survivors include:

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

     Tawney Kinsell

     Christopher Horn

     Candace and Josh Stout

     Kane Price

     Tyler Borum

     Zoey Price

     Makayla Horn

     Skylar Counts

     Brent Vogt

     Mia Counts

     Logan Borum

     Joshua Faulkner

     Breanna Faulkner

     Zachary Vineyard

Josh Coburn

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.

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5 Guestbook Messages

  • Guest: Crystal Vineyard

    From: Marion, Illinois

    Date: September 11, 2020

    You will be forever missed I. Love u she was such a great mom to all her kids hers or not

  • Guest: Sandy Wright Burford

    From: Cedar Falls, Iowa

    Date: September 11, 2020

    Not goodbye but see you later. We were best friends in junior high and did manage to connect once in our adult life. Run with the Angels dear friend. We will meet up again someday.

  • Guest: Randy & Tammy Stewart

    From: Pittsburg , Illinois

    Date: September 13, 2020

    Lance, we are very sorry for your loss. Mom’s are special people and we know you will all miss her greatly. Praying for you and the family.

  • Guest: Jimmie and Anita Taft

    From: Cordova , Alabama

    Date: September 13, 2020

    We only knew Sister Borum a short time but we grew to love and respect her. We send our sympathy to the family especially Ann Almaroad and Katie Almaroad.

  • Guest: Donna Suits

    From: Eldorado, Illinois

    Date: September 17, 2020

    I am so sorry for your loss. She was a special person. May God surround her family, give them comfort and peace.