July 27, 1939 - October 18, 2016
Carol Ann Flint, 77, of Hoopeston, IL, passed away at 3:19 P.M. Tuesday October 18, 2016, at Carle Foundation Hospital in Urbana, IL. She was born July 27, 1939, in Industry, IL, the daughter of Howard Dave and Dorothy Allyne (Ayers) Kellum. She married Chalmers Flint on May 12, 1957, in Macomb, IL. He survives in Hoopeston. She is survived by three daughters, Tam (Jeff) Soland of Troy, IL, Tonna (Randall) Hofer of Hoopeston, IL and Tina (Kurt) Skender of Canton, IL; three sons, Tim (Cheryl) Flint of Troy, IL, Troy (Sue) Flint of Hoopeston, IL and Terry (Laura) Flint of Hoopeston, IL; two sisters, Connie (Kevin) Teel of Pekin, IL and Bonnie (Kelly) Stillings of Glenwood Springs, CO and four brothers, Howard “Bud” (Kim) Kellum of Smithfield, IL, John Kellum of Pekin, IL, Terry Kellum of McKinney, TX and Joe Kellum of Fort Morgan, WV. She is also survived by sixteen grandchildren, Shannon (Nicole) Soland, Emma (Chad) Crone, Justin (Kelly) Flint, Ashley (Jerry) Fields, Mitchell Delozier, Brandon Delozier, Tori (Ryan) Quintana, Jordan (Destini) Flint, Chelsea Flint (Kyle Hufford), Cameron Flint, Alex Berg, Aidan Berg, Elijah Venecia, Sadie Hofer, Lucas Hofer and Nick Hofer; ten great-grandchildren, Avery and Brooks Soland, Brayden and Reese Crone, Hazel Gillespie, Mikinley and Zach Fields, Lola and Lennox Flint and Trentyn Hufford and many nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by her parents; three sisters, Iva Michaels, Shirley Kassl, and Dorothy Kells; three brothers, Dick, Don and Albert Kellum and one great-grandson, Jacob Delozier. Carol worked at Citizen’s Federal Savings and Loan, which later became Kankakee Federal Savings Bank. She later applied for the position of Grant Township Supervisor and was officially appointed in August 1982, where she served four consecutive terms. She was a member of the First Presbyterian Church in Hoopeston, where she served as an elder, a deacon and was on the last pastoral search committee. Carol was instrumental in starting the Hoopeston Miracle Tree. She enjoyed cooking Sunday dinner for her family, decorating her Christmas village and attending her grandchildren’s sporting events. Carol loved spending time with her family and laughing and sharing memories with her sisters. A visitation will be held 4:00 – 7:00 P.M. Friday October 21, 2016 at Anderson Funeral Home 427 E. Main St. Hoopeston, IL. The funeral service will be held at 11:00 A.M. Saturday, October 22, 2016, at the funeral home, with Rev. Wade Meranda and Rev. Ann Schwartz officiating. Burial will follow in Floral Hill Cemetery in Hoopeston, IL. Memorials may be made to the Hoopeston Miracle Tree or the Grant Township Food Cupboard.
Carol Ann Flint, 77, of Hoopeston, IL, passed away at 3:19 P.M. Tuesday October 18, 2016, at Carle Foundation Hospital in Urbana, IL. She was born July 27, 1939, in Industry, IL, the daughter of Howard Dave and Dorothy Allyne (Ayers) Kellum.... View Obituary & Service Information
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