Davison-Fulton/Bartonville Chapel

1203 West Garfield Ave, Bartonville, IL


Pearl Joann Hilliard

May 18, 1934September 28, 2019

Pearl J. Hilliard, age 85, of Bartonville, passed away Saturday, Sep. 28, 2019 at 8:24 p.m. at her residence. She was born May 18, 1934 in Peoria to John and Ruth (Stage) Heuermann. She first married Ronald L. Williams, Sr. in Bartonville in 1950. She later married John Hilliard in Peoria in 1977. He passed away Dec. 2009 in Peoria. She was also preceded in death by her parents, one son, Larry Williams, one daughter, Deborah Lovell, and one sister, Mary Taylor. Survivors include five children: Ronald L. (Roberta) Williams, Jr. of Manito, Alice Williams of Mapleton, Michael Williams of Bartonville, Terry Hilliard of Mapleton, and Sherry (Matt) Larson of Canton. She was also survived by 19 grandchildren, 13 great-grandchildren, and one sister, Suellyn (Rick) Alstrom of Peoria. Cremation rites have been accorded. A visitation will be Monday, Oct. 7, 2019 from 4 to 6 p.m. with services at 6 p.m. at the Davison-Fulton Bartonville Chapel. Memorials may be made to the family to help cover funeral expenses. You may view Pearl’s obituary online at www.davison-fultonbartonvillechapel.com


  • John and Ruth (Stage) Heuermann, Parents
  • Ronald L. Williams Sr., Husband
  • John Hilliard, Husband
  • Ronald L. (Roberta) Williams Jr., Son
  • Alice Williams, Daughter
  • Michael Williams, Son
  • Terry Hilliard, Son
  • Sherry (Matt) Larson, Daughter
  • Nineteen Grandchildren
  • Thirteen Great- Grandchildren
  • Suellyn (Rick) Alstrom, Sister
  • Pearl was preceded in death by her parents; her first husband, Ronald L. Williams, Sr; her second husband, John Hilliard; one son, Larry Williams; one daughter, Deborah Lovell and one sister, Mary Taylor

  • Family


  • Visitation Monday, October 7, 2019
  • Memorial Service Monday, October 7, 2019


Pearl Joann Hilliard

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