Benny Lee Elliston, 56, of Mount Vernon, passed away at 9:15 A.M., Thursday, February 26 at his home in Mount Vernon. FUNERAL SERVICE will be held at 1:00 P.M. Monday, March 2 at the Chapel at Mount Vernon Memorial Gardens in Woodlawn, with Mr. Tracy Thomas officiating. Burial will follow at Mount Vernon Memorial Gardens in Woodlawn. Friends of the Benny Lee Elliston Family may call from 12:00 P.M. to Service Time 1:00 P.M. Monday, March 2 at Mount Vernon Memorial Gardens in Woodlawn. Arrangements are entrusted to the care of Hughey Funeral Home where you may call (618) 242-3348 or visit www.hugheyfh.com for further information or to send online condolences.