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Wilma I. McCollum

July 26, 1923July 16, 2020

Wilma I. McCollum age 96 of Sycamore passed away Thursday, July 16, 2020 in Rolling Meadows Nursing Home.

She was born July 26, 1923 in Bristoria, a daughter of the late Melvin and Margaret Morris Headley. Wilma was a graduate of Nineveh High School. She had worked as nurse’s aide and as a licensed practical nurse at Greene County Memorial Hospital and the Curry Memorial Home.

She enjoyed reading and gardening.

On November 9, 1942, she married Hallie McCollum Jr., who passed away on February 12, 2010. Surviving are three sons, Larry McCollum (Ashlee) of Waynesburg, Russell L. McCollum (Linda) of Sycamore, John C. McCollum (Mary) of Sycamore; and one daughter, Peggy Roberts (Henry) of Holbrook. Also surviving are several grandchildren and great-grandchildren.

A sister, Madolyn Kerns, predeceased her.

Wilma’s family is grateful to Grace Whitlatch for the loving care and support she provided to Wilma.


  • Hallie McCollum Jr., Husband (deceased)
  • Melvin Headley, Father (deceased)
  • Margaret Morris Headley, Mother (deceased)
  • Larry McCollum (Ashlee), Son
  • Russell L. McCollum (Linda), Son
  • John C. McCollum (Mary), Son
  • Peggy Roberts (Henry), Daughter
  • Madolyn Kerns, Sister (deceased)
  • Also Surviving are several grandchildren and great-grandchildren.

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  • Visitation

    Monday, July 20, 2020

  • Private Services

    Monday, July 20, 2020


Wilma I. McCollum

have a memory or condolence to add?

James Watson

July 20, 2020

The McCollum Family,

You have our deepest sympathy. Your mom was a really special person.

Jim & Linda Watson

William Orndoff

July 19, 2020

Sorry to hear of the passing of Mrs. McCollum.
Our prayers are with you in this time of soorow.

Shorty Bissett

July 19, 2020

Sending sincere condolences & keeping you all in prayer!
Shorty Bissett & Family

Carl Hoge

July 19, 2020

We share your loss and mourn the news of her passing. Please accept our condolences and prayers for the whole family.
Love and prayers from the Carl Hoge family.

Penny Hughes

July 18, 2020

McCollum Family
Deepest sympathy on the loss of your
dear Mother.
Penny&Mike Hughes

Linda Dolgae

July 18, 2020

Sympathy to the family. My dad and Mom was very good friends with Wilma. I can remember visiting the farm. Went to one room school house with John and Peg. Another member of Hoge family is gone.
Sympathy and Prayers
Linda Hughes Dolgae

Bob and Nancy Hennen

July 18, 2020

Sending our deepest sympathy. Remembering you in thought and prayer.


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