Steven J. Carlock, 80, of Herrick and formerly of Assumption and Ramsey, died at 9:55 p.m. on Tuesday, March 25, 2008, at Prairie Rose Health Care Center in Pana.
Graveside services were to be held at 11 a.m. on Friday at Mt. Carmel Cemetery in rural Ramsey, with the Rev. Glenn Sparks officiating. Visitation was to be held from 9:30-10:30 a.m. on Friday at Miller Funeral Home in Ramsey. Memorials: Mt. Carmel Cemetery, rural Ramsey.
Mr. Carlock was born on Feb. 4, 1928, in rural Ramsey, the son of Otha and Bessie Jane Brown Carlock. He married Frances June Rhodes on May 24, 1946, in Bingham; she died on March 29, 2005.
He was a retired truck driver.
Mr. Carlock is survived by sons, Larry Carlock and his wife Neladene of Herrick, Randy Carlock and his wife Jerry of Waterman, and Steven Carlock and his wife Nancy of Lee; daughters, Sandra and her husband Jon Anderson of Waterloo, Iowa, and Karen and her husband Wes McRoberts of Shabbona; sister, Polly and her husband Carl Carpentar of Nokomis; 16 grandchildren; and several great-grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by his parents; wife; son, Gary, in 1995, and a brother.