Crystal Eloise Hart
Crystal Eloise Hart, 79, of Mt. Vernon, died Friday, Oct. 8, 2004, at
Crossroads Community Hospital in Mt. Vernon. She was a homemaker. Mrs.
Hart was born Nov. 17, 1924, in Parrish to Ransom and Glenna (Launus)
Price, and married Thomas Perry Hart Jr. Nov. 21, 1942 in Cape Girardeau,
Mo. Her husband died Feb. 1, 1992.
Graveside services will be at 2 p.m. Sunday at Masonic and Odd Fellows
Cemetery in Benton. The Rev. Dennis Preston will officiate, and those
attending the service are asked to go directly to the cemetery. There
will be no public visitation.
Mrs. Hart is survived by her sons Mark Hart and wife Becky of Kokomi, Ind.,
and Keith Hart and wife June of Mt. Vernon; grandchildren Darren Hart and
wife Laura of Ft. Wayne, Ind., David Hart and wife Ivory of Ft. Wayne,
Ind., Michelle Asay and husband Kevin of Lafayette, Ind., Olivia Hart
of Houston, Texas, Timothy Hart of Murray, Ky., and Paul Hart of Mt.
Vernon; great-grandchildren Haven Hart, Havannah Hart and Ethan Asay; and
several nieces and nephews.
Her parents, husband, infant sister, Wanda Ruth, and brother, Ransom
Price, preceded her in death.
Mrs. Hart was a member of First Christian Church in Christopher, and she
enjoyed her grandchildren, cooking, gardening and visiting with friends.
Memorials may be made to the American Lung Association and will be accepted
at the funeral home or may be mailed to Hughey Funeral Home, P.O. Box 721,
Mt. Vernon, IL 62864. For more obituary information, call Hughey Funeral Home
at any time at 242-3348.
Source: Mount Vernon Register News
Date: 0ct. 10, 2004
Submitted by Robert W. Loman