Mildred Marie "Millie" Staley
Mildred Marie "Millie" Staley, 75, of Mt. Vernon,
died 3 p.m. Jan. 18, 2007, at St. Mary’s Good Samaritan Hospital
in Mt. Vernon.
She was born on May 6, 1931, in Mendota, to Mason Meador &
Opal (Fields) Meador. She married Harry E. “Dick” Staley
on Oct. 22, 1949, in Jefferson County.
Millie worked in the Bakery Department at Country Fair
Grocery in Mt. Vernon.
Funeral services will be held 10 a.m. Monday, at Hughey
Funeral Home in Mt. Vernon. Rev. Richard McCormick will
officiate. Burial will be at East Salem Cemetery in Jefferson County.
Visitation will be from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. Sunday, at Hughey
Funeral Home in Mt. Vernon.
Millie is survived by her husband Harry E. “Dick” Staley of
Mt. Vernon; son Michael D. Staley and special friend Carolyn
Herriman of Mt. Vernon; daughters Cynthia Dawn Hall and husband
Boyd of Mt. Vernon, Edith S. Buchanan of Mt. Vernon, Shelia D.
Bowdler of Belle Rive, and Michelle L. Baumgarte and husband
Clint of Benton; grandchildren Shawn Staley, Dustin Buchanan,
Ashli Gay, Candice Bowdler, Drew Bowdler, Emma Karrick and Reid
Baumgarte; great grandchildren: Dacoda “Cody” Staley and Katlyn
Staley; brothers Robert Meador of Mesa, Ariz., and Ronald Meador
of Seymore; several nieces and nephews also survive.
Her parents, brother Joe Meador and sister Dorothy Rodgers preceded
her in death.
Millie was a member of East Salem Baptist Church and a member of
the Friendship Club at the church for over 50 years.
Arrangements have been entrusted to the care of Hughey Funeral Home
where you may call 618-242-3348 or visit www.hugheyfuneralhome1969.com
for further information.
Source: Mt. Vernon Register News
Date: January 20, 2007
Submitted by Kiowana Hayes Ferguson