Eugene E. "Blue Jay" Thery
Of Benton Died
At Age 52
Eugene E. "Blue Jay" Thery, 52, of Benton, died at 1:30 a.m. Sept. 22, 1993
at this home. He was a coal miner.
He was born Aug. 1, 1941 at Glen White, W. Va., a son Eugene Louis and
Marguerite (Fievet) Thery. On Nov. 4, 1967 at Christopher, he married
Ada Jean Darrough, who survives.
Services will be 1 p.m. Saturday in the Brayfield Funeral home in Sesser,
with the Rev. Michael Sanders officiating. Burial will be in the Old Baptist Cemetery,
north of Sesser. Friends may call from 5 to 9 p.m. Friday in the funeral home.
He was a member of the Greenwood United Methodist Church and the United Mine Workers
Mr. Thery is survived by his wife; two sons, Louis Eugene Thery of Coello and
David Matthew Thery of Bonnie; one brother, Louis Jules Thery of Coello; one
niece and one nephew.
He was preceded in death by his parents and two sisters.
Source: Probably the Mount Vernon Register News
Date: Sept. 22, 1993
Submitted by: Cindy Ford
Transcribed By: Ann Evans