---- — Melva Hickey, 72, of Mt. Vernon, died 4:55 a.m. Tuesday, May 13, 2014, at White Oak Rehabilitation and Health Care Center in Mt. Vernon.
Memorial funeral mass will be held at 8:30 a.m. Tuesday at St. Mary Immaculate Conception Catholic Church in Mt. Vernon with the Very Reverend Father John Iffert officiating. Inurnment will be held at Mt. Vernon Memorial Gardens in Woodlawn.
Melva will be cremated and there will be no visitation.
For those who wish, memorials may be given to St. Mary School and will be accepted at the funeral home or mailed to Hughey Funeral Home, P.O. Box 721, Mt. Vernon, IL 62864.
Arrangements have been entrusted to the care of Hughey Funeral Home where you may call 242-3348 or visit www.hugheyfh.com for further information and to send condolences.