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Oct 26 1956

Mrs Leila Quinn Chastain, 34, wife of Ray Chastain and former Mt. Vernon resident, died Wednesday (24 Oct 1956) at her home in Kansas City, Kansas.


During her residence in Mt. Vernon, she lived with her brother, Lloyd Quinn, owner-operator of DeFur Paint Store, and his family.  Another brother, Glenn Quinn, resides on R. R. 4, Mt. Vernon.


Defur Pain Store will be closed all day tomorrow.  The funeral service for Mr. Chastain will be at 1 p.m. Saturday at Myers Funeral Home i n Mt. Vernon, Ill.  Burial will be in a Mt. Vernon, Ill. cemetery.


Surviving in addition to the husband and the two local brothers, are two small children; the mother, Mrs. Elisabeth Quinn, Mt. Vernon, Ill., and brother, Lee Quinn, Mt. Vernon, Ill.



Originally submitted by Betty Sellers