CAVE-IN-ROCK, Ill. — Jesse Adolphus Milligan, 87, of Cave-in-Rock died Monday, March 25, 1013, at Rosiclare Healthcare Center.
He served in the Navy during World War II.
He is survived by his wife, Beatrice Milligan; his daughters, Linda Smith and Betty Flowers; his son, Buddy Ledbetter; two sisters; 10 grandchildren; 15 great-grandchildren; 15 great-great-grandchildren; and one great-great-great-grandchild.
He was preceded in death by six brothers; two sisters; and two grandchildren. His parents were Al Milligan and Essie (Pinkleton) Milligan.
Services will be at 1 p.m. Thursday, March 28, 2013, at Rose-Gilbert Funeral Home with Rev. Larry Lewis officiating. Burial will be at Mt. Zion Cemetery.
Friends may call from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Thursday at the funeral home.