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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 
a sister. 

Mrs. Cameron was a member of Central Christian Church, 
Lois Morse Guild, AARP and a former member of Homemakers Extension 
Unit. 

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 * rwlmn@aol.com
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