Mary Alice Coberly
Mary Alice Coberly, 77, of Mt. Vernon, died at 5:17 a.m.
Friday, March 6, 2009, at Heartland Regional Medical Center in Marion.
She was born Sunday, March 29, 1931, in Mt. Vernon, the daughter of
Harry E. and Anna Belle (Uselton) Coberly.
Graveside service will be held at 10 a.m. Monday, March 9 at West Salem
Cemetery in Mt. Vernon with the Rev. Mike Ilbery officiating. Interment
will follow. Visitation will be from 5 to 8 p.m. Sunday, March 8 at
Hughey Funeral Home in Mt. Vernon.
Mary is survived by her brother, Harry Coberly Jr. and wife Meg of Farina;
a sister, Geraldine “Betty” Burwell of Mt. Vernon; and a sister-in-law,
Helen Coberly of Mt. Vernon. Several nieces and nephews also survive.
Her parents; six brothers, Harold, Horold, Herman, Frank, Floyd and
Junior Coberly; and two sisters, Dorothy Calvert and Shirley Higginson
preceded her in death.
Mary was a certified nurses aide at St. Mary’s Good Samaritan Hospital
in Mt. Vernon before retiring. She was a member of the VFW Auxiliary and
was of the Christian faith. For those who wish, memorials may be given
to the donor’s choice and will be accepted at the funeral home, or from
the online obituary at www.hugheyfuneralhome1969.com or 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 or visit www.hugheyfuneralhome-1969.com for further
information and to send condolences.
Source: Mt. Vernon Register-News
Date: 06 Mar. 2009
Submitted by: Allen Lee Moore
Relationship = Nephew