Mt. Vernon Register-News

March 29, 2013

Verla Bodine

The Register-News

---- — Verla Mae Bodine, 74, of Mt. Vernon, died 1 p.m. Wednesday, March 27, 2013, at Good Samaritan Regional Health Center in Mt. Vernon.

She was born Friday, April 8, 1938, in Jefferson County, the daughter of John William and Julia (Boles) Miller. She married Bobbie A. Bodine on Jan. 2, 1957, in Jefferson County.

Verla Mae was a housekeeper for East Side Lumber Company in Mt. Vernon for 20 years. She was a member of Harlan Road Church of God in Mt. Vernon.

She is survived by her husband, Bobbie A. Bodine of Mt. Vernon; daughter, Janice Lynn Vance and husband Chad of Mt. Vernon; adopted daughter, Michelle Venturi of Mt. Vernon; three grandchildren, Jaime Lynn Logan of Arkansas, Roger Wayne Bodine and wife Heather of Mt. Vernon and Jonathan Ross Green and wife Megan of Carlyle; three great-grandchildren, Shaylynn Michelle Bodine of Arkansas, Calieb Bodine of Dieterich and Jasmine Hughey of Mt. Vernon; stepgrandson, David Hughey of Mt. Vernon; three sisters, Pauline Wilson of Mt. Vernon, Norma Tate of Dix and Marian Wilson and husband Donald of Deltona, Fla.; brother, John Kenneth Miller and wife Sharon of Bridgeton, Mo.; brother-in-law, Victor Palmerton of Oklahoma; and several nieces and nephews.

She was preceded in death by her parents; two sons, Roger Allen Bodine and Charles Robert Bodine; one sister, Betty Palmerton; and one brother-in-law, Lloyd Tate.

Funeral service will be held at 1:30 p.m. Monday at Hughey Funeral Home in Mt. Vernon with Pastor Jon Green and the Rev. Ted Anderson officiating. Interment will be at South Hickory Hill Cemetery in McClellan Township in Jefferson County.

Visitation will be held from 5 to 8 p.m. Sunday at Hughey Funeral Home in Mt. Vernon.

Arrangements have been entrusted to the care of Hughey Funeral Home where you may call 242-3348 or visit for further information and to send condolences.