Mount Vernon News

Mount Vernon News
December 21, 2013 8:45 am EST


MOUNT VERNON — Thelma D. Mawer, 76, of Mount Vernon, passed away Dec. 19, 2013, at Knox Community Hospital.

She was born Sept. 20, 1937, in Mount Vernon, to the late Roy and Pauline Clements. Thelma was a member of the First Church of God in Fredericktown.

She is survived by her husband of 54 years, Robert Mawer; a son and daughter-in-law, John and Christine Mawer of Mount Vernon; a brother, Don Clements of Mount Vernon; two grandchildren; and five great-grandchildren. Thelma was preceded in death by two brothers, Milford and Gordon Clements.

Funeral services will be held Monday at 2 p.m. at Dilley-Lasater Funeral Home in Mount Vernon. Friends may call Monday at the funeral home from noon until time of services. Burial will be in Mound View Cemetery.

In lieu of flowers memorial contributions may be made to The Salvation Army.

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