Dorothy A. (Johnson) Faulkner, 92, of Mount Vernon, Illinois passed away at 10:34 A.M. January 22, 2019 at Mount Vernon Health Care Center. She was born March 13, 1926 in Jefferson County, Illinois to the late Dan and Grace (Fitzjerrells) Johnson. Dorothy married Frank Evans Faulkner on December 24, 1942 in Cape Girardeau, Missouri. They were blessed with nearly 63 years of marriage before he preceded her in death on November 5, 2005.
A visitation will be held Friday, January 25, 2019 from 5:00 P.M. to 8:00 P.M. at Hughey Funeral Home in Mount Vernon, Illinois. A Funeral Service will be held Saturday, January 26, 2019 at 1:00 P.M. at Hughey Funeral Home with Reverend Merle Fullerton officiating. Interment will follow at Bethel Memorial Cemetery in Mount Vernon, Illinois. Memorials may be made in Dorothy’s honor to the Park Avenue Food Pantry or the American Red Cross.
Call Hughey Funeral Home at 618-242-3348 or visit hugheyfh.com for further information.