MOUNT ZION -- Mary Louise Sperry, 93, resident of Heritage Health in Mt. Zion, passed away at 9:55 p.m. on Thursday, February 7, 2019. She was born January 26, 1926. She married Russell Sperry, Sr in 1943.
Mary is survived by three daughters, Sharon (Joe) Roberts of Decatur; Leona Urquhart of Decatur; and Carol (Hilton) Cassell of Tuttle, Oklahoma; a daughter-in-law, Donna Sperry of Virginia; nine grandchildren, David and Steven Sperry; Dale (Susan) Urquhart; Jeff (Lori) Urquhart; Michelle (Chad) Treadway; Kim Endris; Robert Sperry, Jr; Stacey (Rodney) Hagan; Leslie (Mark) Dennis; Kevin (Heather) Cassell; and Amanda (Daniel) Baird; 20 great grandchildren; 2 great-great grandchildren; and a sister, Catherine Foster of Florida.
She is preceded in death by her husband, Russell, Sr; three sons, Russell, Jr; Lester, and Robert Sperry; son-in-law, Dale Urquhart, Sr; two grandsons; four brothers; and a sister.
Visitation will be held Monday February 11th from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. at Moran and Goebel Funeral Home in Decatur, followed by the funeral service at 1 p.m. Burial will follow at Mt. Gilead Cemetery in Decatur.
Memorial contributions may be made to the Activity Fund at Heritage Health in Mt. Zion.