Freda M. Staley

Freda M. Staley

Freda M. Staley, 100, of Mt. Vernon and formerly of Dix, passed away Monday, October 28, at Mt. Vernon Countryside Manor.

She was born in Mt. Vernon on April 24, 1919, the daughter of Roy and Clara Keele Staley. Freda was a member of Pleasant Hill Baptist Church.

She is survived by a nephew, Roger Sanders and wife Bobbie of Mt. Vernon, a niece Brenda White and husband Darrell of Huntingburg, Indiana and great nieces and nephews Krystal Thurman and husband Brad of Salem, Derek Sanders and wife Angel of Mt. Vernon, Lesley King and husband Daniel of Evansville, Indiana, Jeffery White of Phoenix, Arizona, and Linda Sanders of Effingham. She was preceded in death by her parents, a sister Eva Sanders, and a nephew, Gale Sanders.

Funeral services for Freda will be Wednesday, October 30, 2019 at 1 p.m. at Osborn Funeral Home in Dix with Rev. Jason Webb officiating. Burial will follow at the Pleasant Hill Cemetery.

Visitation will be from noon to 1 p.m. at the funeral home. Memorial may be made to the Pleasant Hill Cemetery and will be received at the funeral home.

Online condolences may be made at, or the funeral home’s Facebook page.

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