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Sue Dungey

August 3, 1930 — May 27, 2021

Linna Sue Dungey, 90, of Marion, passed away on Thursday, May 27, 2021 at 2:53 pm lovingly surrounded by her family.

Sue was an only child, born August 3, 1930 in Dykersburg at her grandparents home, the daughter of Wiley C. and Manda E. (Tanner) Turner.  She married William C. “Bill” Dungey in Piggot, Arkansas on December 27, 1947 and together they shared over 69 years of marriage.  Bill preceded her in death on April 22, 2017.

She was a member of the 1st Baptist Church of Marion.  Sue worked in the office at the Marion Junior High School for 30 years.  She enjoyed reading and golfing.

Sue is survived by her: Daughter – Pam and Jack Smothers


Clint and Susan Smothers

Shara Peyton

Great grandchildren;

Savana Smothers

Boston Peyton

Sister-in-law – Marilyn and Keith Chapman

Brother-in-law – Earl Ray and Delores Dungey

Several cousins, nieces and nephews

Preceded by her Parents, Husband – William C. “Bill” Dungey, granddaughter – Shelly Bonney and great granddaughter – KayLynn Bonney

Funeral services will be Sunday, May 30, 2021 at 1 pm at Mitchell-Hughes Funeral Home with Dr. Bob Dickerson officiating.  Burial will follow in Rose Hill Cemetery.  Visitation will be Sunday from 12 pm until the time of service at the funeral home.

For those who prefer memorials may be made to Hospice of Southern Illinois, The Parkinson’s Foundation or Hearts Helping Hearts.  Envelopes will be available and accepted at Mitchell-Hughes Funeral Home, 800 North Market Street, Marion, Illinois  62959.

The family would like to acknowledge and thank Sue’s caregivers for their wonderful care while at home and at Integrity.  You all were fabulous.

To order memorial trees or send flowers to the family in memory of Sue Dungey, please visit our flower store.

Service Schedule

Past Services


Sunday, May 30, 2021

Starts at 1:00 pm

Mitchell-Hughes Funeral Home

800 North Market Street, Marion, IL 62959

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