In Memoriam : Norma Mocaby

Norma Mocaby Norma Jean Mocaby - age: 78
(February 26, 1939 to December 01, 2017 )
Resident of Logan, Illinois

Visitation Information:
11:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. Wednesday, December 6, 2017
Leffler Funeral Home
401 East Main Street
Benton, Illinois 62812

1:00 p.m. Wednesday, December 6, 2017
Leffler Funeral Home
401 East Main Street
Benton, Illinois 62812

Plasters Cemetery
Thompsonville, Illinois

Norma Jean Mocaby, age 78, of Logan, passed away at 11:23 p.m. Friday, December 1, 2017, at the Franklin Hospital Emergency Room of Benton.

Funeral services will be held at 1:00 p.m. Wednesday, December 6, 2017 in the Leffler Funeral Home of Benton. Burial will be in the Plasters Cemetery near Thompsonville. Visitation will be from 11:00 a.m. Wednesday until the time of the funeral at the Leffler Funeral Home of Benton.

Norma was born on February 26, 1939 in West Frankfort, the daughter of Humbert and Mary Lucinda (Nelson) Perryman. She married Claude Mocaby, and he preceded her in death in June of 1994.

Mrs. Mocaby was a fulltime homemaker. She enjoyed sitting outside on her porch swing, sitting by bonfires, and most of all she enjoyed her grandchildren.

She formerly attended the Logan Church of God.

Mrs. Mocaby is survived by her loving children: Denzil Mocaby of Logan, Helen Willett of Logan, Neal Mocaby of Logan, and Michelle Mocaby of Carbondale; nine grandchildren: Robert Willett, Terry Parkhill, Tiffany Barlow, Claudia Bolivar, Ada Mocaby, Bryan Mocaby, Lorissa Mocaby, Hailey Mocaby, Brooklyn Mocaby; twelve great-grandchildren: Bailey Willett, Payton Blankenship, Cami Roberts, Haden Jeter, Kade Jeter, Adalyn Jeter, Adonis Westerburg, Aurora Bolivar, Luciano Bolivar, Madison Parkhill, Colton Mocaby, Zaiden Mocaby; and a great-grandchild on his way Creek Neal Mocaby; three sisters: Maxine Ranson of Portland, OR, Joyce Fryman of Mattoon, IL, Linda Ray of Thompsonville; and several nieces and nephews.

She was preceded in death by her parents; her husband; and ten siblings: James Vernie Perryman, Beulah Webb, Ethel Moore, Mary Irvin, Nadine Wilson, Vonda Kerley, Novella Rich, Jerry Richard Perryman, Denzil Perryman, and Robert Nelson.

Memorial contributions may be made to the Leffler Funeral Home to assist the family with the funeral expenses.

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Deborah Claunch - December 3, 2017Contact this person Contact this person
To Norma's family: My sincere sympathies to Norma's family on having to say goodbye to a special lady. I hope your memories help fill the emptiness created by her leaving. Deborah Wilburn (Price) Claunch

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