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Shirley Jean Mocaby

December 4, 1935 — October 14, 2019

Shirley Jean Mocaby, 83, of Pittsburg, passed away on Monday, October 14, 2019 at 7:48 pm at Heartland Regional Medical Center.

Shirley was born December 4, 1935 in Poordo the daughter of George and Pearl (Wilburn) Jones.  She married Donald Mocaby on September 5, 1959 in White Ash and together they have shared 60 years of marriage.

She was a homemaker.

Survivors include her Husband – Don Mocaby of Pittsburg, Brother – Bill Jones of Pittsburg and several nieces and nephews.  Preceded by her Parents, Sisters – Violet Richey, Betty June Mocaby, Brothers – George Eugene Jones, Floyd P. Jones.

Graveside services will be Thursday, October 17, 2019 at 2 pm at Mt. Pleasant-Poordo Cemetery with Jack Mocaby officiating.  Family and friends are asked to meet directly at the cemetery.  Mitchell-Hughes Funeral Home in Marion is assisting the family with arrangements.

Memorials may be made to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital.  Envelopes will be available and accepted at Mitchell-Hughes Funeral Home, 800 North Market Street, Marion, Illinois  62959.

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Service Schedule

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Thursday, October 17, 2019

Starts at 2:00 pm

Mt. Pleasant-Poordo Cemetery

12177 Poordo Rd, Pittsburg, IL 62974

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