Mildred Louise Bachman (91)
Birth: March 12, 1921
Death: December 9, 2012
Mildred Louise Bachman, 91, of Carmi, Illinois, died Sunday at Good Samaritan Hospital in Mt. Vernon, Illinois. She was born March 12, 1921, in Carmi, the daughter of Orlando B. and Bertha (Smith) Renshaw. She was married to Arthur Bachman and he preceded her in death on December 27, 1986.
Mildred was an active member of the First Christian Church in Carmi. In addition to being a homemaker, she was a cook at Brownsville School and also worked a short time at Ainesbrooke Corporation in Carmi.
Survivors include sons Albert (Shirley) Bachman of Liberty, MO, Louis Bachman of Tremont, IL, David (Rhonda) Bachman of Carmi; daughter Lyndall (David) Flanagan of Texico, IL; nine grandchildren, Jody, Crissy, Eric, Matt, Brian, Jeremy, Ashley, Shelby, Emma; and 17 great-grandchildren.
She is preceded in death by her parents; husband; daughter-in-law Ida Mae Bachman; granddaughter Misty Michelle Bachman; brother Elvis Renshaw and his wife Vonda; sisters Ruth Elder and her husband Dee, Florence Renshaw, and Irene Terrell and her husband Chalen.
Visitation is 5-8 pm, Tuesday, December 11, at Cook Funeral Chapel in Carmi. Funeral is at 11 am, Wednesday, December 12, at First Christian Church in Carmi with burial in Bruce Chapel Cemetery.
Memorials may be made to First Christian Church.