Mary Shores

Mary ShoresMary June Shores, 84, of Red Bud, formerly of Rushville, died at noon April 19, 2012, in St. Clare's Health Center in Fenton, Mo.

She was born Oct. 24, 1927, in Panther Creek Township, Cass County, the daughter of Lester and Cynthia Myra Williams Farrar. She married John C. Shores on March 21, 1947, in Rushville. He preceded her in death on Dec. 10, 1981.

She also was preceded in death by one son, Steven.

Surviving are one son, John L. (and Kim) Shores of Cahokia; two daughters, Linda (and Joe) Robert of Evansville and Mary Young of Red Bud; three brothers, Glenn Farrar, Jerry Farrar and Lee Farrar; eight grandchildren; and nine great-grandchildren.

She was a member of First Christian Church of Belleville.

Services were held Tuesday at Worthington Funeral Home in Rushville with Rev. John Sowers officiating. Burial was in Rushville City Cemetery.

Memorials may be made to Rushville First Christian Church "Disciples Of Christ".

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Published in the Astoria South Fulton Argus on 4/25/2012

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