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Mary E. Courson Bain
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Birth: Aug. 15, 1918
Putnam County
Missouri, USA
Death: Jul. 19, 2011
Fulton County
Illinois, USA

CANTON, IL - Mary E. Bain, 92, formerly of Canton, IL passed away Tuesday, July 19, 2011 at 12:30 am at The Clayberg Nursing Home, Cuba, IL.

She was born August 15, 1918 in Unionville, MO. Her parents were Albert and Jessie (Stockman) Courson. Mary married Bernard Bain in 1937 and he died in May 1979.

Surviving are a daughter, Jowanna (Larry) Yocum of Canton, two grandchildren, Ryan Yocum and Chantel (Trent) Goforth, both of Canton, and three great grandchildren.

Also preceding her in death were her parents, one brother, Ben Guffey, and four sisters, Flossie Harris, Nellie Zink, Eva Clark, and June Redding.

Mary had worked at Denney's Dry Cleaners, Newberry's Dime Store, and International Harvester. She was a member of Mooseheart for 50 years and the VFW Ladies Auxiliary of Canton. She was an avid Bingo player and enjoyed dancing.

Cremation rites have been accorded. Burial of ashes will be in White Chapel Memory Gardens, Canton.

Murphy-Sedgwick Memorial Home is in charge of arrangements.
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  Bernard F. Bain (1915 - 1979)
White Chapel Memory Gardens
Fulton County
Illinois, USA
Created by: Jeanette
Record added: Jul 28, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 74072942
Mary E. <i>Courson</i> Bain
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Mary was the daughter of Pearl Washington and Jessie (Stockton) GUFFEY. Albert COURSON was her step-father.
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