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Myra Marie Warner

March 23, 1935 ~ July 15, 2019 (age 84)


Myra Marie Warner, 84 passed away at 7:50 P.M. on July 15, 2019 at SSM Good Samaritan Hospital in Mount Vernon, Illinois. Myra was born March 23, 1935 to Archie and Mary Cameron in Jefferson County IL. She married Andrew J. Warner “Junior” on August 16, 1952. He preceded her in death on March 14, 2008.

She is survived by a sister Audrey Wood of Bloomington, one niece, several nephews; one sister-in-law; and a special friend Carol Hill. She was preceded in death by her parents, Archie and Mary Cameron; husband, Andrew J. Warner “Junior”; and brother, Darrell Cameron.

Myra was a lifelong resident of Bluford and graduated from Bluford High School. She worked at the Osborn General Store in Bluford and also worked as a receptionist in the dental office of Dr. Bill Osborn in Mt. Vernon before retiring after several years.

Myra enjoyed cooking, especially trying new recipes, working in her vegetable garden and quilting. She was also an active member of the Bluford Ruritan Club for many years. Myra was known for her knowledge of the history and people in the Bluford area. When someone had a question, Myra usually had the answer.

Visitation will be on Friday, July 19, 2019 from 5:00 P.M. to 7:00 P.M. at Hughey Funeral Home in Mount Vernon, Illinois. A graveside service will be at 10:00 A.M. on Saturday, July 20, 2019 at Oakwood Cemetery in Mount Vernon, Illinois. Memorials may be made to the Bluford Ruritan Club or to the Webber Township Fire Protection Department.

Call Hughey Funeral Home at 618-242-3348 or visit for further information.

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July 19, 2019

5:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Hughey Funeral Home
1314 Main Street / P.O. Box 721
Mount Vernon, IL 62864

Graveside Service
July 20, 2019

10:00 AM
Oakwood Cemetery
2400 Broadway Street
Mount Vernon, IL 62864

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