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Vona M. Quinn

Vona M. Quinn, 90, of Mt. Vernon died 9:15 a.m. June 9, 2005, at 
Jeffersonian Care Center in Mt. Vernon. 

She was born Nov. 13, 1914, in Elk Prairie Township in Nason to 
Samuel and Florence (Vanatta) Reynolds. Mrs. Quinn married Robert 
Lee Quinn April 8, 1935, in Benton; he preceded her in death Feb. 19, 1985. 
She was a homemaker. She was a member of Antioch Missionary Baptist Church 
in Bonnie. 

Survivors include three sons, Billy L. Quinn of Mt. Vernon, Jerry W. Quinn 
and wife Kathy of South Elgin and Garry D. Quinn of Mt. Vernon; two daughters, 
Mary F. and husband Nolan McKowen of Mt. Vernon and Patsy E. Tucker of Sycamore; 
two sisters, Lena Clarke and Betty Martin, both of Mt. Vernon; four grandsons, 
Nolan L. McKowen and wife Lisa, Courtney L. McKowen, Christopher L. McKowen and 
wife Beth and Jim Tucker; six granddaughters, Gina D. Lisenby, Doni L. Baker, 
Sandra K. Barton, Joni Tucker, Rhonda Haurum and Pam Beach; and great-grandchildren 
Kelly, Kegan, Ashtin, Tyler, Krysta, Zachary, Jeri Lynn, Doug, Danny, Shiela and Bryan. 

She was preceded in death by her parents; her husband; two granddaughters, 
Jamie L. Tucker and Donna Quinn Grigg; two brothers, Harvey and Roy Reynolds; 
two sisters, Ferne Beard and Evelyn Balmer; and a son-in-law, Bill Tucker. 

Funeral services will be held 11 a.m. Monday at Newell Funeral Home in Mt. Vernon, 
with Ron Reynolds officiating. Burial will follow at Abner Cemetery. Friends may 
call from 5 to 8 p.m. Sunday at Newell Funeral Home in Mt. Vernon, where you may 
call 246-0100 for more information. 



Date: 11 Jun 2005
Source: Register-News
Submitted by; Robert W. Loman * rwlmn@aol.com
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