Julia Stewart Gannon, age 51, of rural Mulberry Grove passed away at 11:21 PM on April 27, 2016 at her home. Funeral services will be conducted Monday, May 2, 2016 at 10 AM at The Greenville First Christian Church. Burial will be in Maxey Cemetery. Friends may call Sunday, May 1, 2016 from 4-7 PM at The Greenville First Christian Church. Memorial contributions are suggested to the family.
Julia was born on October 25, 1964 in Greenville to Earl Allen and Cheryl Ann (Bandy) Stewart. She married Mark Allen Gannon on September 20, 1996 at her parents home in rural Mulberry Grove. She is survived by her husband Mark Gannon, her parents Earl and Cheryl Stewart of Mulberry Grove, her son Keith Scoggins and his wife Jessica of Mulberry Grove, IL, her daughter Lacey Koontz and her husband Bobby of Mulberry Grove, IL, her daughter Skylee Taylor of Mulberry Grove, IL, and her son Devin Gannon of Mulberry Grove, IL. She is also survived by her sister Jennifer Lappe and her husband Rex of Greenville, her father-in-law Harold Gannon of Mulberry Grove, IL, Her maternal grandmother June Stowe of Greenville, her paternal grandmother Ethel Stewart of Mulberry Grove, and five grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her brother-in-law- Andy Hill and her mother-in-law Nancy Gannon
Her family moved to Carbondale after her birth and returned to Mulberry Grove in 1973. She graduated Mulberry Grove High School. She attended radiology school at Kaskaskia College. She had worked at Brockway and Fair Oaks Nursing Home.