Flora Helen Tibbs, 87, passed away at 8:03 a.m. on December 20, 2017, at St. Clara’s Manor in Lincoln, IL.
Flora was born on October 3, 1930, in Cicero, IL; daughter of William and Helen (Rogers) Anderson. She married Wilburn Tibbs on June 23, 1951, in Lincoln, IL. He preceded her in death on October 14, 1991.
Surviving Flora are her children: Jennie (Dan) Dean of New Holland, IL, Billy Joe (Susan S.) Tibbs of Middletown, IL, Jeff (Andy) Tibbs of Greenview, IL, John (Susan R.) Tibbs of Middletown, IL, and Jerry Tibbs of New Holland, IL; her siblings: Mary Etta Rogers, Abraham Anderson, and Elsie Tibbs; nine grandchildren: Brittany, Julie, Jessica, Jodee, Rachael, Jill, Jay, Jason, and Jade; nine great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her parents and her siblings: Benny, Lem, William, and Robert.
A graveside service for Flora will be held at 10:00 a.m. Saturday, December 30, 2017, at Richmond Grove Cemetery in New Holland, IL with Rick Deters officiating. Memorials may be made in Flora’s name to New Holland Fireman’s Fund or St. Clara’s Manor. Services are entrusted to Fricke-Calvert-Schrader Funeral Home in Lincoln.