Menard County Review, Friday, April 20, 1979
Mary Ferguson dies at Sunny Acres
Mrs. Mary A. Ferguson, formerly of Athens, died at 9:30 p.m. Sunday, April 15, at Sunny Acres Nursing Home, Petersburg, at the age of 87 years.
She was born December 24, 1891, the daughter of Robert and Victoria Levitt Yoakum.
Surviving are one son, Earl of Athens; four daughters, Mrs. Lucille Drury of Schilla Park, Mrs. Gladys Glenn, Mrs. Maurine Denton and Mrs. LeEtta Fawns, all of Athens; 16 grandchildren, 29 great-grandchildren and several nieces and nephews.
Services were held at 10 a.m. Wednesday, April 18 at Mott and Henning Funeral Home in Athens with Rev. William Pullin officiating. Burial was in Hall Cemetery, Athens.
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