JEFFERSON COUNTY IL 
OBITUARIES

 
Carrie Irvin Chase 

Mrs Carrie Chase, of Wayne City, widow of Perry T. Chase died yesterday 
at Good Samaritan Hospital in Mt. Vernon.  

A former resident of Mt. Vernon, she was 76 years of age at the time of death. 

She was born in Jefferson County February 23, 1881, the daughter of 
Wilford and Julia {Hughes} Irvin.  On November 26, 1902, she was married 
to Mr. Chase, who died in 1947. Mrs. Chase was a member of the First 
Methodist Church of Mt. Vernon. 

Funeral services are to be Wednesday at 2 p.m. at the Richardson Chapel 
in Wayne City, conducted by the Rev. Everett LeMay and Dr. C. L. Peterson.  
Burial will be in Oakwood Cemetery, Mt. Vernon. 
The body will lie in state at the Richardson Chapel after 2 p.m. today. 

She is survived by two sons, Walter and Kermit K. Chase of Wayne City; 
one daughter, Mrs. Carrie Bonham of Fountainbleau, France; five grandchildren; 
three sisters, Mrs. Lou Browning and Mrs. Mattie Browning of Mt. Vernon and 
Mrs. Harriet Irvin of Lawrenceville. One son, Howard, and two brothers are dead. 

Mt. Vernon Register News Oct 8, 1957 
Submitted by: Patti Breaux  
Relationship : 2nd cousin 3 times removed 

 

 
 
 

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