Mt. Vernon Register-News

December 15, 2012

Margaret Stout


MT. VERNON — — Margaret Rayburn Stout, 92, of Mt. Vernon, passed away at 12:56 p.m. at the Mt. Vernon Countryside Manor.

Mrs. Stout was born in Chenoa on March 5, 1920, the daughter of Henry and Pearl (Shrewsbury) Rayburn.

Mrs. Stout was a member of the Woodlawn Christian Church.

Mrs. Stout is survived by children, Byron Young and wife Judy of Lexington, Ky., Patricia Ellis and friend Chuck Atkins of Mt. Vernon, Steven Stout of Mt. Vernon and David Stout and wife Sarah of Woodlawn; grandchildren, John Young, Alex Young, Matt Stout and wife Jessica, Josh Stout, Luke Stout and Katie Stout; granddaughter-in-law, Lisa Ellis; and seven great-grandchildren.

Mrs. Stout was preceded in death by her parents; brothers, Emette and H.D. Rayburn; son-in-law, Gary Ellis; and grandson, Robbie Ellis.

Graveside funeral services for Mrs. Stout will be held at 2 p.m. Monday at the Chapel at Mt. Vernon Memorial Gardens Cemetery in Woodlawn with Preacher Tracy Thomas officiating. Burial will follow.

Visitation will be after 1 p.m. at the chapel in the cemetery.

Johnston Funeral Home in Mt. Vernon is in charge of arrangements.