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Orland E. Thrailkill

Orland E. Thrailkill

Mr. Orland Eugene Thrailkill of Nashville, IL, departed this life at his residence in Nashville on Friday, January 31, 2020 at 8:28 PM.  He had attained the age of 78 years, 9 months and 23 days.

Mr. Thrailkill was born on April 8, 1941 in Murphysboro, IL, the son of Paul E. and Grace (Moen) Thrailkill.  He was united in marriage to Mary Jane Elkins on December 15, 1973 in Murphysboro, IL and she survives his passing.

Orland served with the United States Army.  He was the Assistant Facility Director at the Warren G. Murray Center in Centralia, IL and he was a member of the St. Paul United Church of Christ in Nashville, IL.

Left to mourn his passing is his wife Mary Jane Thrailkill of Nashville, IL; daughter, Stephanie McCleary of Nashville; son, Scott Thrailkill and wife Jaime of Myrtle Beach, SC; three grandchildren, Bryson and Dane McCleary and Peyton Thrailkill; sister, Margo Lyn Strothmann of Gravois Mills, MO; brother, Ed Thrailkill and wife Patty of Murphysboro, IL; nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.

He was preceded in death by his prarents.

Per the wishes of Mr. Thrailkill and his family, cremation was performed and there will be no public services.

Should friends desire, memorials can be made to the Nashville High School Music Boosters and will be accepted by the Campagna Funeral Home, who is assisting the family with arrangements.

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