Betty June Lingle

Betty June Lingle

Betty June Lingle, 89, of Anna, died Tuesday, Aug. 4, 2020, at her home. 

She was born on Oct. 22, 1930, in Johnson County, the daughter of Claude and Vincie Mae Bullock Howell. 

She married Wayne Eugene Lingle Sr. on Oct. 23, 1948. He preceded her in death on Nov. 10, 2014.

Mrs. Lingle retired from the Choate Mental Health and Developmental Center in Anna. She was a member of Anna Heights Baptist Church. She enjoyed traveling, sewing and reading.

She is survived by her sons, Lloyd (Brenda) Lingle of Lick Creek, and Wayne (Debrah) Lingle Jr. of Anna; grandchildren Chris Lingle, Stephanie Schicker and Briana Childers; six great-grandchildren; many great-great-grandchildren; other relatives and many friends.

She was preceded in death by her parents and her husband.

Visitation will be from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Friday, Aug. 7, at Crain Funeral Home in Anna.

Funeral services for Betty June Lingle will be at 1 p.m. at the funeral home, with the Rev. Darryl Williams officiating.  

Due to Illinois Department of Public Health guidelines, groups of no more than 50 people at a time will be allowed in to pay their respects.

Interment will follow in the Anna City Cemetery.

Memorials can be made to Anna Heights Baptist Church in Anna. Envelopes will be available at the funeral home.

Crain Funeral Home in Anna-Jonesboro is in charge of arrangements.

To view the full obituary or to leave an online condolence for the family, visit

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