James A. Newbury, 92, of Bluford, Illinois passed away at March 4, 2019 at Mount Vernon Healthcare Center in Mount Vernon, Illinois. He was born October 14, 1926 in Waltonville, Illinois to the late James Harrison Newbury and Flossie Della (French) Newbury. He married Doris Eileen (Dennis) Houle on August 6, 1954 in Mount Vernon, Illinois. They were blessed with 64 years of marriage until he preceded her in death.
A visitation will be held from 12:00 P.M. to 1:00 P.M. Wednesday, March 6, 2019 at Hughey Funeral Home. The funeral service will be at 1:00 P.M. Wednesday, March 6, 2019 at Hughey Funeral Home with Mr. Randy Sells and Mr. J. Howard Krapps officiating. Interment will follow at Mount Vernon Memorial Gardens in Woodlawn, Illinois. Full Military rites will be conducted at graveside by members of American Legion Post 141 of Mt. Vernon.
Call Hughey Funeral Home at 618-242-3348 or visit hugheyfh.com for further information.