Mary Bone

Friday, November 25, 2011

MOUNDS, Ill. -- Mary Kathleen Bone, 86, died at 7:05 p.m. Nov. 22, 2011, at Southeast Hospital in Cape Girardeau.

Born Feb. 4, 1925, in Hickman, Ky., to the late John Argus Franklin and Eula Irene Pruitt Byrd, she lived for the past 18 years in Mounds where she was a member of the Mounds City Baptist Church.

On April 13, 1959 she married Damon Bone Sr. who preceded her in death on Sept. 12, 1979.

One grandson, Andy Patrick also preceded her in death.

Survivors include: six sons and three daughters-in-law, Timothy D. and Becky Patrick of Mounds City, Michael A. Patrick of St. Louis, Hoyt Patrick of LaGrange, Ky., Paul D. Bone and Billy and Laura Bone of Mounds and Damon L. and Kellie Bone Jr. of East Prairie; five daughters and sons-in-law, Elaine and Don Eschberger of Baytown, Texas, Marlene Patrick and Gene Odom of Sahurita, Ariz., Pamela and Ron Nixon of Chicago, DaMita and Brent Vaughan of McConnell, Tenn., and Wendye and David Pettit of Bloomfield, Mo.; two brothers, Billy Byrd of Bryant, Ark., and Earl Byrd of Troy; one sister, Wanda Nolan of Jackson, Mo.; and 38 grandchildren, 36 great-grandchildren and six great-great-grandchildren.

Visitation is scheduled after 6 p.m. today at the Shelby Funeral Home in East Prairie where services will be conducted at 1 p.m. Saturday with Larry Miller officiating.

Burial will follow in the Dogwood Cemetery.

Pallbearers will be: Jimmy Hinman, Marc Hinman, Jared Hinman, Josh Hazelwood, Phillip Hazelwood, Paul Bone Jr., David Pettit Jr. and Nicholas Pettit.

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