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Carolyn Mayville, age 75 of Mt. Vernon, passed away Wednesday afternoon April 10, 2013 at Deaconess Hospital.


She was born January 1, 1938 at Jasper, IN the daughter of Jack and Gertrude (Oskins) King.


She married James Mayville on April 5, 1961 in Mt. Vernon

Carolyn had a deep love for her husband, family, church and enjoyed going to McDonalds. She was a longtime member of the
Church of God Mission

She is survived by her husband James; 3 sons, Dale and Richard of Mt. Vernon and Billy of Crossville; 3 daughters, Brenda (Jeff Davis) Niehaus of Crossville, Donna (Jim) Davis of Carmi and Julie (Kenneth) Poettker of Mt. Carmel, IL; an adopted son, John (Melanie) Henderson of Mt. Vernon; 16 grandchildren, E.J. Stickles, James Scott Mayville, Cody Adam Mayville, Harvey, Robert and Lester Niehaus, Crystal Mayes, Jimmy and Adam Hoover, Ashley, Angie and Austin Davis and Cassandra Abrahamson; 9 great-grandchildren; 1 brother, Walter King of Jasper; 1 sister, Lucy Reiglehoff of Jasper. 

She was preceded in death by 2 brothers, Ernie and Daniel Elmer King and 5 sisters, Pearl Seifrig, Betty Hannabut, Helen Rose, Ardella King and Mabel Ross. 

Funeral services will be held at
10 a.m. on Saturday April 13, 2013 at the Stendeback Family Funeral Home at 1330 E. 4th St., Mt. Vernon with Rev. Rick Brock officiating. Burial will be in Black Cemetery.


Visitation will be from 5-8 p.m. on Friday at the funeral home. 


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