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Mary Alice Lankford

November 15, 1926 ~ October 30, 2017 (age 90)

Mary Alice Lankford, 90, of Mount Vernon, Illinois, formerly of Belle Rive, Illinois, passed away at 7:18 A.M. October 30, 2017 at Mount Vernon Countryside Manor in Mount Vernon, Illinois. She was born November 15, 1926 in Belle Rive, Illinois to Norval & Lucy (Drew) Page. She married Harry E. Lankford on December 29, 1946 and he preceded her in death on October 12, 1971.

Mary is survived by her brother, Jonathan AC Page and wife, Ada of Belle Rive, Illinois; niece, Kathy Norton and husband, William of Bonnie, Illinois; nephew, Charles N. Page and wife, Linda S. of Belle Rive, Illinois; 3 great nieces, Kristy Garrison of Mount Vernon, Illinois, Tawana Whittington, and Tara Smith and husband, Bernie; 3 great-great nephews, Ray Garrison, Jonathan Garrison, and Stepfon Smith; and several other nieces and nephews.

She was preceded in death by her parents; husband; and son, Kent Lankford.

Mary was a member of Lebanon Baptist Church and the Belle Rive Eastern Star #631. She served as commissioner for Jefferson County Housing Board and will be missed by all who knew and loved her.

A visitation will be held from 12:00 P.M until funeral service time: 1:00 P.M. Friday, November 3, 2017 at the Chapel at Mount Vernon Memorial Gardens in Woodlawn, Illinois. Interment will follow at Mount Vernon Memorial Gardens in Woodlawn, Illinois.

Memorials: American Heart Association


 Service Information

Visitation
Friday
November 3, 2017

12:00 PM to 1:00 PM
The Chapel at Mount Vernon Memorial Gardens
6449 Illinois Highway 15
Woodlawn, IL 62898

Funeral Service
Friday
November 3, 2017

1:00 PM
The Chapel at Mount Vernon Memorial Gardens
6449 Illinois Highway 15
Woodlawn, IL 62898


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