Connie Sue (Gordon) Hysell 53 of Effingham, IL, formerly of Shelbyville, IL, passed away at 11:25 AM Sunday July 8, 2012 in the Shelbyville Manor in Shelbyville.

Connie was born March 30, 1959 in Shelbyville, IL the daughter of James Noble and Wanda Imogene Moore Gordon.

Connie was a graduate of the Licensed Practical Nursing program at Lakeland College in Mattoon, IL.She was, formerly, employed at Shelby Memorial Hospital and the Shelbyville Manor both in Shelbyville.She loved nursing, spending her time with her grandchildren, and also playing bingo and crocheting.

Surviving are her son Jarrod Gordon and wife Jamie of Shelbyville; grandchildren: Skylar James Gordon, Sebastian Xavier Smith, Seth Michael Smith, Dylan Ross Smith, Taylor Elaine McDonald, Braydin Lyn Tope and Seth Edward Tope; brothers and sisters: Steve Gordon and wife Barb of Niles, MI, Peggy Richards and husband Roscoe of Cowden, Morris Gordon and wife Judy of Shelbyville, and Becky Gordon and companion Mary Gordon of Carbondale; and a neighborhood child and friend, Chase Campbell.

She was preceded in death by her parents and a brother Raymond Gordon.

A memorial service will be held at Lockart –Green Funeral Home in Shelbyville at a later date.