Julie A. Bishop, 62, of Swansea and formerly of McLeansboro, died 8:34 a.m. Thursday, Nov. 5, 2015, at Memorial Hospital in Belleville. She was born Oct. 10, 1953, in Gary, Ind., the daughter of Ralph Bishop and Dorothy R. (Sullivan) Bishop. She is survived by one sister-in-law, Cheryl Bishop of Macedonia; two nephews, Johnathan Bishop of Macedonia and Patrick Bishop of Shawneetown; one niece, Brittany Cunningham of Eldorado; two great-nieces; and one great-nephew. She was preceded in death by her parents and one brother. She was a homemaker. Funeral services were held 1 p.m. Monday, Nov. 9, at Gholson Funeral Home in McLeansboro with the Reverend Robert Sefried officiating. The visitation was held 11 a.m. Monday, Nov. 9, until service time at 1 p.m. at Gholson Funeral Home. Burial was at Pleasant Grove Cemetery near McLeansboro. Memorials may be made to the family to help with funeral expenses and will be accepted at Gholson Funeral Home in McLeansboro. Gholson Funeral Home in McLeansboro is in charge of all of the arrangements.
Published on  November 12, 2015