Carl H. Hampleman, 95, of Du Quoin, passed away at 7:32 A.M., Thursday, June 24, 2010 at
the Fair Acres Nursing Home in Du Quoin.
Carl had been a diesel mechanic for Fidelity Coal Company for forty-three and a half
years. He had also been a farmer. He was a member of the First Baptist Church in Du Quoin
and had served as a deacon. Carl had been a Sunday School Teacher for several years for
the adult men in the Anglers Sunday School Class.
He was born October 30, 1914 at Tamaroa, IL, the son of Arthur and Idra (Hitt) Hampleman.
He married Vinedia Summers on April 12, 1936 at Du Quoin and she preceded him in death on
January 21, 1998. He then married Jennie (Provenzano) Moore on May 12, 2000 at the First
Baptist Church in Du Quoin and she survives.
He is survived by his wife of Du Quoin, one son - Leroy H. Hampleman and wife Judy of
Georgetown, TX, three grandchildren - Vance Hampleman and wife Beth of Overland Park, KS,
Jana Whitaker and husband Mark of Temple, TX and Jonelle Tucker and husband Britt of
Ankra, Turkey, seven great grandchildren - Nathan Hampleman, Jane Hampleman, Emma
Whitaker, Grace Whitaker, Ellie Whitaker, Daniel Tucker, and Audrey Tucker, one brother -
Claude Hampleman of Sesser, nieces, nephews, and cousins.
He was preceded in death by his parents, first wife, two brothers - Glenn Hampleman and
Russell Hampleman, and one sister - Irene Hampleman.
Funeral services will be at 2:30 P.M., Sunday, June 27, 2010 at the First Baptist Church
in Du Quoin with Rev. Steve Bareis officiating.
Friends may call from 5 to 7 P.M., Saturday at the Searby Funeral Home in Du Quoin and
from 1:30 P.M. until the time of service at the church on Sunday.
Burial will be in the Paradise Cemetery at Tamaroa.
Friends may make memorials to the First Baptist Church Building Fund and will be accepted
at the funeral home.