Marshall Edward Gregory
Funeral services for Marshall Edward Gregory, 17, of 117 N. 6th St.,
will be held at 1:30 pm Saturday at the Hughey-Pulley Funeral Home.
Burial will be in Hopewell Cemetery. Mr. Gregory drowned around 10:30
am Monday in the Kaskaskia River. Friends may call at the funeral home
after 5 pm today.
He was born Nov. 27, 1956, in Mt. Vernon, the son of Ruhlin and
Lena Fay (Russell) Gregory. They survive.
He attended Mt. Vernon Township High School, was a member of the
Old Union Missionary Baptist Church and had worked as a bus boy at
the Top of the First Restaurant.
Besides his parents, survivors include a half-brother, Tom Gregory,
Chula Vista, Calif.; two half-sisters, Sharon June Crowley, Mt. Vernon,
and Vicky Jo Ownes, Chicago; and several aunts and uncles.
Submitted by: Ken Richardson