top banner

Obituary Listings

Irene "Tunnie" Nimmo

February 28, 1933 December 8, 2018
Irene "Tunnie" Nimmo
There are condolences waiting approval on Irene's Tribute wall
Obituary for Irene "Tunnie" Nimmo

GRAND TOWER – Irene “Tunnie” Nimmo, 85, of Grand Tower, passed away at home surrounded by her family on Saturday, December 8, 2018.

Tunnie was born on February 28, 1933 to Ray and Ruth (Worthen) Hartline in Bernie, MO. She married Frankie Nimmo on September 30, 1950. He preceded her in death on June 12, 1993.

Tunnie is survived by her daughters, Patti Nimmo and Peggy Camp both of Grand Tower; sons, Mike (Sharon) Nimmo of Grand Tower, Scott (Kim) Nimmo of Clinton and Kenny (Stacey) Nimmo of Grand Tower; grandchildren, LaCretia (Robert) Evans, Michaelann (Pete) Tuft, Tom Nimmo, Joel Camp, Philip Camp, Alisha (Adam) Crowell, Breanna Nimmo, Amanda (Darnell) Mathews, Bridget Nimmo, and Joe Nigro; great-grandchildren, Dustin, Cody, Jonathan, Brandon, Phaolyn, Bryluen, Keegan, Giavonna, Emmerson, Jessie, Nikki, Gage, Cheyenne, Ivan, Liberty, Austin, Ridge, and Keeton; great great-grandchildren, Riley and Alivia.

She is preceded in death by her husband, Frankie Nimmo; parents; sister, Ruth Fuller; and granddaughters, Kellie (Camp) Hokkanen and Jamie (Curle) Sord.

Tunnie was a member of the Lighthouse Christian Assembly Church in Grand Tower. She was a remarkable woman and will be missed by all.

Services for Tunnie will be held at 1:00 p.m. on Thursday, December 13, 2018 at the Lighthouse Christian Assembly Church in Grand Tower with Jerry Fuller officiating. Burial will follow in Walker Hill Cemetery, Grand Tower. A time of visitation will be held from 11-1:00 p.m. on Thursday at the church.

Meredith Funeral Home in Carbondale is assisting the family with arrangements.

In lieu of flowers the family requests that memorials be made to the funeral home to further assist with funeral expenses.

To share a story, memory about Tunnie, or contribute to the funeral expenses, please visit www.meredithfh.com


To send flowers or a remembrance gift to the family of Irene "Tunnie" Nimmo, please visit our Tribute Store.

Previous Events

Visitation

Thursday

13

Dec

11:00 AM 12/13/2018 11:00:00 AM - 1:00 PM 12/13/2018 1:00:00 PM
Lighthouse Christian Assembly

409 Railroad Road
Grand Tower, IL 62942

Lighthouse Christian Assembly
409 Railroad Road Grand Tower 62942 IL
United States

Service

Thursday

13

Dec

1:00 PM 12/13/2018 1:00:00 PM
Lighthouse Christian Assembly

409 Railroad Road
Grand Tower, IL 62942

Lighthouse Christian Assembly
409 Railroad Road Grand Tower 62942 IL
United States

Cemetery Details

Location

Walker Hill Cemetery Final Resting Place

PO Box 12
Grand Tower, IL 62942

PO Box 12 Grand Tower 62942 IL
United States

Memorial Contribution

Meredith Funeral Home for Expenses

300 S. University Ave.
Carbondale, IL 62901
Albums

Create new album
 
Subscribe To Obituaries



We appreciate your support
In accordance with the wishes of the family, this
message has been declined.
Irene "Tunnie" Nimmo

Thank you for sharing your
memory of Irene

Provide comfort by sending fresh
flowers from our local florist.

Send Flowers
No thanks, please don't show me this again.
Loading...