Mrs. Jennie Standerfer, 77, of 617 south 12th street, Herrin, a former
resident of Mt. Vernon died at 12:25 p.m. Tuesday at the home of her
daughter, Mrs. Emory Locey of Herrin.
Funeral services will be held at 1:30 p.m. Friday at Myers Chapel with
the Rev. F. L. Trotter officiating. Burial will be in the Bethel Memorial cemetary.
The body will lie in state at Myers Chapel, where friends may call after 4:00 p.m. Thursday.
Mrs. Standerfer was born August 28, 1891, in Mt. Vernon, the daughter of James and
Martha (England) Bearden.
In 1911, she was married to Homer "Les" Standerfer, who died in June, 1962.
Survivors include one daughter, Mrs. Viola Locey Of Herrin; two grandchildren and
Mrs. Standerfer was a member of the Logan Street Baptist church.
Source: Mt. Vernon Register News
Date: Jan. 14, 1969
Submitted by: Tom Standerfer