Nina L. Beard

Nina L. Beard, 74, of Mount Vernon, Illinois, passed away March 20, 2019 at her residence. FUNERAL SERVICE will be held at 1:00 P.M. Tuesday, March 26, 2019 at Hughey Funeral Home in Mount Vernon, Illinois, with Mr. Matt Renald officiating.  Burial will follow at Farnsworth Cemetery in Keenes, Illinois. Friends of the Nina L. Beard…Read more…

Curtis McKay

Curtis McKay, 70, of Mount Vernon, Illinois, passed away at 5:10 A.M., March 17, 2019 at Saint Louis University Hospital in Saint Louis, Missouri. In honor of the family’s wishes, no service will be held following the visitation. Friends of the Curtis McKay and family may call from 5:00 to 8:00 P.M. Thursday, March 21,…Read more…

Vera A. Whiteside

Vera A. Whiteside, 88, of Shiloh, Ilinois passed away at 9:00 A.M. March 15, 2019 at her residence in Shiloh, Illinois. She was born October 14, 1930 in Aurora, Illinois to the late Bryson and Mildred (Graver) Pennington. A Visitation will be held from 4:00 P.M. to 7:30 P.M. Tuesday, March 19, 2019 at Hughey Funeral…Read more…

Gloria Mae Raney

Gloria Mae Raney, 65, of Mount Vernon, Illinois passed away at 12:35 P.M.March 13, 2019 at SSM Good Samaritan Hospital in Mount Vernon, Illinois. She was born August 18, 1953 to the late John H. Raney and Doris June Whitsell. A Visitation will be 9:00 A.M. to 10:00 A.M. Wednesday, March 20, 2019 at Hughey…Read more…

Patricia Ann “Marie” Zinke

Patricia Ann “Marie” Zinke, 77, of Mount Vernon, Illinois lost her courageous battle to cancer at 10:45 P.M.March 12, 2019 at her residence. She was born May 17, 1941 in Tonti Township in Salem, Illinois to the late Reuben Bryan and Dicie Pearl (Campbell) Rhoads. She married Frank William Zinke on May 6, 1961 at…Read more…

Ruby Marie (Hawkins) Mobley

Ruby Marie (Hawkins) Mobley, 98, of Walnut Hill, Illinois, passed away at 10:36 a.m., Wednesday, March 13, 2019, at her granddaughter’s home, in St. Peters, Missouri. She was born December 17, 1920, in Walnut Hill, the daughter of Robert Estille and Mabel (Thompson) Hawkins.  On December 12, 1936, in Shawnee, Illinois, she married Paul J.…Read more…

Patricia Ann “Marie” Zinke

Patricia Ann “Marie” Zinke, 77, of Mount Vernon, Illinois lost her courageous battle to cancer at 10:45 P.M.March 15, 2019 at her residence. She was bornMay 17, 1941 in Tonti Township in Salem, Illinois to the late Reuben Bryan and Dicie Pearl (Campbell) Rhoads. She married Frank William Zinke on May 6, 1961 at the…Read more…

Carol L. Hale

Carol L. Hale, 67, of Waltonville, Illinois, passed away at 12:19 P.M., March 9, 2019 at SSM Health Good Samaritan Hospital in Mount Vernon, Illinois. A funeral service will be held at 12:30 P.M. Thursday, March 14, 2019 at Mount Vernon Memorial Gardens Chapel in Woodlawn, Illinois. Burial will follow. Friends of the Carol L.…Read more…

Helen C. Hassakis

Helen C. Hassakis, 92, of Mount Vernon, Illinois passed away at 6:49 A.M. Sunday, March 10, 2019 at SSM Good Samaritan Hospital in Mount Vernon, Illinois. She was born on Tuesday, January 18, 1927 in St. Louis, MO to William and Ruby (Tampakis) Coukoulis. A visitation will be held from 9:00 A.M. to 11:00 A.M.…Read more…

Jeremy Smith

Jeremy Smith, 33, of Mount Vernon, Illinois, passed away March 6, 2019 at his residence in Mount Vernon, Illinois. A Celebration of Life Service will be held at 5:00 P.M. Friday, March 8, 2019at Mount Vernon Elks Lodge #819. For those who wish, memorials may be given to the Smith family, in care of Jamie…Read more…

Leona Vannatta

Leona Vannatta, 99, of Mount Vernon, Illinois passed away at 2:40 P.M. March 5, 2019 at SSM Good Samaritan Hospital in Mount Vernon, Illinois. She was born November 15, 1919 in rural Bluford, Illinois to the late William J. Bean and Maude A. Voyles. She married the late George Frederick Vannatta on July 24, 1939…Read more…

Karl M. Powers

Karl Marvin Powers, 78, of Mt. Vernon, IL, passed away at 10:30 p.m. March 5, 2019, at Mt. Vernon Residential Living Center. He was born September 11, 1940, in Mt. Vernon, IL, to the late J. Marvin Powers and Helen Lucille (Estes) Powers. He married Evelyn Joyce (Lamb) Powers on August 11, 1963, at Logan…Read more…

Thomas Edward Rightnowar

Thomas Edward Rightnowar of Bonnie passed away 8:30 P.M. Sunday, March 3, 2019 at his home surrounded by his family. Tom was born March 27, 1942 the son of Jim & Lucille (Peterson) Rightnowar. He married Carol Book on April 28, 1962 at the Bonnie Methodist Church. Funeral services will be held at 1:00 P.M.…Read more…

Marvin E. Richardson

Marvin E. Richardson, 81, of Mount Vernon, Illinois passed away at 11:05 A.M.March 4, 2019 at Crossroads Community Hospital in Mount Vernon, Illinois. He was born February 18, 1938 in Mount Vernon, Illinois to the late Kermit Richardson and Earlene Fairchild. He married Thelma Sue Tate on October 15, 1963 in Mount Vernon, Illinois. They…Read more…

James A. Newbury

James A. Newbury, 92, of Bluford, Illinois passed away at March 4, 2019 at Mount Vernon Healthcare Center in Mount Vernon, Illinois. He was born October 14, 1926 in Waltonville, Illinois to the late James Harrison Newbury and Flossie Della (French) Newbury. He married Doris Eileen (Dennis) Houle on August 6, 1954 in Mount Vernon,…Read more…