Clara Louise Cameron
Clara Louise Cameron, 94, of Mt. Vernon died 11:45 a.m.
March 7, 2005, at Mt. Vernon Care Center in Mt. Vernon.
She was a homemaker.
Mrs. Cameron was born Dec. 14, 1910, in Dix to Norman and
Cora I. (Street) Copple. She married Lester Kenneth Cameron
July 12, 1930, in Centralia; he died Sept. 28, 1999.
Funeral services will be held 10 a.m. Thursday at Hughey Funeral
Home in Mt. Vernon. Randy Sells and J. Howard Kraps will
officiate. Burial will follow at Little Grove Cemetery in Jefferson
County. Friends may call from 5 to 8 p.m. Wednesday at Hughey Funeral
Home in Mt. Vernon.
Mrs. Cameron is survived by a son, Donald R. Cameron and wife Jeannie
of New Carlisle, Ohio; six grandchildren; 12 great-grandchildren; a
sister, Vera Smith of Mt. Vernon; and several nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by her parents, her husband, two brothers and
Mrs. Cameron was a member of Central Christian Church,
Lois Morse Guild, AARP and a former member of Homemakers Extension
For those who wish, memorials may be made to the Central Christian
Church Building Fund and will be accepted at the funeral home or may be
mailed to Hughey Funeral Home, P.O. Box 721, Mt. Vernon, IL 62864.
Arrangements have been entrusted to the care of Hughey Funeral Home, where
you may call 242-3348 for further information.
Date: 9 Mar 2005
Source: Register-News, Mt Vernon IL
Submitted by: Robert W. Loman