Edward Eugene Mayberry, 86, of McLeansboro, passed away 8 p.m. Tuesday, Jan. 17, 2017, at Zionsville Meadows in Zionsville, Ind.
Visitation was held 6 to 8 p.m. Sunday, Jan. 22, 2017, at Harre Funeral Home in McLeansboro with prayer service at 7 p.m.
Funeral service was 10 a.m. Monday, Jan. 23, at St. Clement's Catholic Church in McLeansboro with Father Slawomir Ptak officiating. Burial was at St. Clements Catholic Cemetery in McLeansboro.
He was born Aug. 7, 1930, in East St. Louis, the son of Alvin M. Mayberry and Helen Josephine (Sanicki) Mayberry. He married Janice Halley and she passed away on Oct. 7, 2005.
He was a carpenter and worked in construction. He was a member of St. Clements Catholic Church in McLeansboro. He had a passion for working on cars and served in the U.S. Army during Korean Conflict.
He is survived by sons, Aaron Evrard and wife Trena of Effingham, Myron Evrard and wife Patty of Marion and Gerald Mayberry and wife Suzanne of Zionsville, Ind.; daughter, Kayla Ham and husband Rodney of Mt. Vernon; grandchildren, Daniel and Lacy Evrard, Hannah Knox and husband Tyler, Logan and Shayna Ham, Brandon Evrard and wife Jordan, April Buchanan and husband Paul and Rachel and Renee Evrard; great-grandchildren, Faye and Finn Evrard and Paul, Casandra, Evan, Rebecca and Leah Buchanan; brother, Joe Mayberry of McLeansboro; sister-in-law, Phyllis Mayberry of Mt. Vernon; brother-in-law, Bill Lee of Mt. Vernon; and numerous nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death by his parents; wife, Janice; two sisters, Dorothy Dill and Delores Lee; and brother, Frank Mayberry.
Memorials may be made to Clement's Catholic Church Cemetery Fund and will be accepted at Harre Funeral Home in McLeansboro.
Harre Funeral Home in McLeansboro is in charge of all arrangements.
Published on January 25, 2017