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Mildred Stapleton

May 8, 1928 — April 11, 2019

Marion-Mildred Stapleton, 90, passed away on Thursday, April 11, 2019 at Parkway Manor in Marion.

Mildred was born on May 8, 1928 in Creal Springs to Ezra and Lora (Allen) Lambert.  She married Robert Stapleton and he preceded her in death on May 26, 1993.

Mildred was a homemaker and loved quilting.  She was a member of Walnut Hill Church and enjoyed spending time with family and friends.

Survivors include:

Daughter-Linda and Larry Turner of Marion

Son-Gordon and Gayla Stapleton of Goreville


Gary and Jennifer Turner

Crystal and Andy Richardson

Rachel Stapleton

Cindy and Eric Davis

Angie Swan

Allen Stapleton

Megan Stapleton

Shannen Stapleton

Great grandchildren-Kalee, Tiffany, Austin, Jordan, Connor and Emma

Great great grandson-Kaiden

Great great granddaughter-Evelyn

Sister-Myrtle Martin

She was preceded in death by her parents; husband; daughter, Joan Swan; son, Paul Stapleton; brothers, Eugene Lambert and Raymond Lambert and sister, Dorothy Leiber.

Funeral services will be on Monday, April 15, 2019 at 1pm at Mitchell-Hughes Funeral Home with Rev. Keith Owens officiating.  Burial will follow at Zion Cemetery in Ozark.  Visitation will be on Monday from 11am until the time of service at the funeral home.

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Service Schedule

Past Services


Monday, April 15, 2019

Starts at 1:00 pm (Central time)

Mitchell-Hughes Funeral Home

N Market St, Marion, IL 62959

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