Mitzi Jean Hamlett, 78, passed away on Sunday, October 26, 2008 at 10:19 A.M. at Heartland Regional Medical Center.
Jean was born January 25, 1930 in Williamson County the daughter of Rosco & Fern (McInturff) Cox. She married Robert Wayne Hamlett on January 14, 1950 and together they shared over 47 years of marriage until his death on December 30, 1997.
Jean was a member of Second Baptist Church, formerly teaching Sunday School. She retired from Marion Memorial Hospital working as an LPN in the ICU.
She is survived by her Two Daughters;
Karen Williams of Marion
Sharon Rumsey and husband Robert of Zeigler
Christopher Bundren and wife Brytney of Herrin
Zachary Rumsey of Zeigler
Amanda Williams of Marion
Great Grandchild Torryn Bundren of Herrin
Brother Charles Edward Cox of Pittsburg
Debbie & Dennis Fritz
Valerie & Mark Schafka
Cheryl & Michael Nardozzi
Preceded by her Parents and Husband, Robert
Funeral services will be Wednesday, October 29, 2008 at 1:00 P.M. at Mitchell-Hughes Funeral Home in Marion with Dr. Bob Wagner officiating. Burial will follow in Rose Hill Cemetery. Visitation will be Wednesday from 11:00 A.M. until the time of service at the funeral home.
For those who prefer memorials may be made to the American Heart Association. Envelopes will be available and accepted at Mitchell-Hughes Funeral Home, 800 North Market Street, Marion, IL 62959.