Alice M. Hibbs

Bethalto | Tuesday, July 5 2011

Alice M. Hibbs, passed away at 2:34 pm on Tuesday, July 5, 2011 at St. Anthony’s Health Center in Alton. 

She was born in Success, MO, the daughter of Albert L. and Marion (Lawrence) Hazzard. 

She married William Hibbs on May 23, 1979 in the Lake of the Ozarks. He survives. 

Alice was a proof reader for the Alton Telegraph for over 36 years.  She was a charter member of the Meadowbrook 1st Assembly of God Church since the beginning, June 23, 1973, she played the piano for the all the years she attended the church, and was very faithful to her church for all the years she was there.  She also taught the primary boys class and she referred to her boys as her angels. 

In addition to her husband of 32 years, she is survived by a sister, Rev. Alta Vaughn of Bethalto; her brothers-in-law and sisters-in-law, Earl Jr, Mike and Jeffrey Hibbs all of Cottage Hills, Gary and Jane Hibbs of Cottage Hills, Jackie Hibbs of Wood River, Dorothy Lamkin of Wood River and Pam and Dennis Tucker of Meadowbrook and several nieces and nephews. 

She was preceded in death by her parents. 

Visitation will be from 4 to 8 pm Friday, July 8, 2011 at Elias, Kallal and Schaaf Funeral Home in Bethalto.  Funeral services will be held at 11 am on Saturday, July 9, 2011 at the Meadowbrook 1st Assembly of God Church at 101 Roosevelt, Meadowbrook, IL with Rev. Dee Lynn and Rev. Alta Vaughn officiating.

Burial will follow at Rose Lawn Memory Gardens in Bethalto.

Memorials may be made to the Meadowbrook 1st Assembly of God Church. 

Online condolences and guest book may be found at

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Elias, Kallal & Schaaf Funeral Home

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