Mrs. Mazie Dalby died at 3:45 pm yesterday at her home on
RFD 6, Mt. Vernon. She was 68 years, ten months , and six
Funeral services will be held at 2 pm Sunday at the Hopewell
Methodist Church, of which she was a member, with the Rev.
Roy Beal officiating. Burial will be in the adjoining cemetery.
The body will lie in state at the Osborn Funeral Home in Dix,
where friends my call after 7 pm today.
Mrs. Dalby was born May 2, 1890, in Dareville, Ill., the daughter
of John A. and Malinda (Henderson) Leonard.
On Nov. 22, 1909, in Denver, Colo., she was married to Alvin Dalby,
Other survivors include two sons, Leonard Dalby of Macon, Ill.,
and Donald Dalby of this city; three daughters, Mrs. Thelma Beal
of Mt. Vernon, and Mrs. Rosemarie Green and Mrs. Madge Hawkins,
both of Texico; one sister, Mrs. Mattie Ellison of Hammond, Ind;
12 grandchildren and three great-grandchildren.
Mrs. Dalby was preceded in death by her parents, two brothers,
and one sister.
Submitted by: Ken Richardson