Linda Faye Ilbery, 82, of Mount Vernon, Illinois passed away at 3:44 P.M. April 5, 2019 at Crossroads Community Hospital in Mount Vernon, Illinois. She was born January 15, 1937 in Mount Vernon, Illinois to the late Everett and Gladys (Echols) Huff. She married Harry Ilbery in March of 1961 in Mount Vernon, Illinois and he survives in Mount Vernon.
In addition to her husband Linda is survived by her children, Cindy Hails of Mount Vernon, Mark Ilbery and wife, Debbie of Mount Vernon, Gina Lewis and husband, Steve of Mount Vernon, Kim Dent and husband, Barry of Mount Vernon, Melody Bayer of Mount Vernon, Lisa Ross and husband, Scott of Woodlawn, and Chasity Utlaut and husband Shawn of Mount Vernon; several grandchildren and great-grandchildren; one brother, Frank Huff of Bluford; one sister, Willadean Paige and husband, Warren of Aurora, Illinois; and several nieces and nephews.
In addition to her parents, Linda was preceded in death by her son, Jimmy Dale Ilbery; grandson, Harley Joe Hails; two sisters, Vesta Stout and Betty Anderson; and one brother, Bill Huff.
Linda was a devoted homemaker and was a member of Camp Ground Baptist Church in Jefferson County, Illinois. She was dearly loved and will be missed by all who knew her.
In honor of Mrs. Ilbery's wishes, private services will be held. Interment will take place at Oakwood Cemetery in Mount Vernon, Illinois.