September 17th, 2014
Mary Frances Mullane, 72, of Benton, passed away Sep. 14, 2014.
She was born Nov. 22, 1941, in East St. Louis, Ill.
She was preceded in death by her parents, Paul and Marie Couch Mullane; a brother, Paul Mullane; and sisters, Jeanne and Catherine Mullane.
Survivors include a sister, Patricia Swengross and husband George of Fairview Heights, Ill.
Cremation was through Ashby Funeral Home.
A memorial service may be held at a later date.
Online guest book: www.ashbyfuneralhome.com.
Patsy Ann Babbitt, 73 of Benton passed away Tuesday, Sept. 16, 2014.
Born Oct. 3, 1940 she was the daughter of the late William and Thelma Hester.
She attended Benton High School and was a longtime employee of Union Bank of Benton.
She loved to cook andÂ garden but most of all she loved taking care of her family.
She is survived by her husband of 55 years, Paul Thomas Babbitt; a daughter, Paula Babbitt-Nagy (Keith); a son, Paul A. (Tony) Babbitt (Rasha); and grandchildren, Paul Thomas Babbitt, Tate Nagy, Ryan Nagy and Alexa Smith.