Shirley Foote Obituary

Shirley M. Foote
Shirley M. Foote

April 2, 1935 - July 5, 2019
Born in Venice, Illinois
Resided in Glen Carbon, Illinois
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Shirley M. Foote, 84, of Glen Carbon, Illinois passed away at 4:29 p.m. on Friday, July 5, 2019 at her home.

She was born April 2, 1935 in Roodhouse, Illinois, a daughter of the late Frank and Hazel (May) Cockrill.

She married Joseph F. Foote Sr. on June 27, 1953 in Venice, Illinois and he passed away on August 20, 2006.

She retired from the Venice School District after many years of dedicated service as a secretary in the superintendent’s office.

She enjoyed her days of fishing and will be remembered for the love and special times shared with her family and friends.

She is survived by a son, Joseph Foote Jr. of Glen Carbon; a grandson, Christopher Foote; a granddaughter, Krista Thomas; several great grandchildren; a brother, William Cockrill of Edwardsville; a sister and brother-in-law, Ina Mae and Robert Ponce of Edwardsville; other extended family and friends.

In addition to her beloved husband and parents, she was preceded in death by a son, William Foote.

In celebration of her life, a graveside service will be held at Sunset Hill Memorial Estates in Glen Carbon on Friday, July 12, 2019 at 11:00 a.m. with Barry Jellen officiating.

Memorials may be made to VITAS Hospice or to the American Cancer Society.




Graveside Service
Sunset Hill Memorial Estates
50 Fountain Dr.
Glen Carbon, IL 62034
Friday, July 12, 2019
11:00 AM


VITAS Hospice
#8 Executive Drive #150
Fairview Heights, IL 62208
American Cancer Society
591 Glen Crossing Road | Glen Carbon, IL 62034 | Phone: 618-288-9500
3960 Maryville Road | Granite City, IL 62040 | Phone: 618-931-8000
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