Davina Lynn Overbey, 40, of Mount Vernon, Illinois passed away at 11:04 A.M.December 10, 2019 at her residence in Mount Vernon. She was born December 5, 1979 in Kankakee, Illinois to the late David M. and Deonna (Dee) J. (Melton) Schreiber. She married Brad Overbey on August 2, 2002 at Saint Mary Immaculate Conception Catholic Church in Mount Vernon, Illinois.
In addition to her mother and loving husband of seventeen years, Davina is survived by her son, Braxton Overbey of Mount Vernon, Illinois; daughter, Rayleigh Overbey of Mount Vernon, Illinois; brother, Artie Highfill of Mount Vernon, Illinois; sisters, Tammy Melvin and husband, Johnny of DuQuoin, Illinois, LeeAnn Smith of California; mother-in-law, Elizabeth “Liz”Shewmake of Mount Vernon, Illinois; brother-in-law, Charles Overbey of Mount Vernon, Illinois; father-in-law, Albert Overbey and wife, Beverly of Bonnie, Illinois; and several nieces, nephews, great nieces and nephews, aunts, uncles, and cousins.
In addition to her father, Davina was preceded in death by her grandparents and nephew, Andrew Tobin.
Davina worked at Countryside Manor in the kitchen and then the Rec Department. She later became a waitress at Silver Streak and then the Frosty Mug. Davina was a member of the Saint Mary Immaculate Conception Catholic Church, Mount Vernon Gun and Sportsman’s Club, and Get-A-Long gang. She was dearly loved by all who knew her and will be greatly missed.
A Visitation will be held on Sunday, December 15, 2019 from 5:00 P.M. to 8:00 P.M. at Hughey Funeral Home in Mount Vernon, Illinois. A Vigil Service will begin at 8:00 P.M. A Funeral Mass will be held on Monday, December 16, 2019 at 10:00 A.M. at Saint Mary Immaculate Conception Catholic Church in Mount Vernon, Illinois with Father John Iffert officiating. Interment will follow atSaint Mary Cemetery in Mount Vernon, Illinois. Memorials may be made to the Memorial Fund for her children in care of Brad Overbey.
Call Hughey Funeral Home at 618-242-3348 or visit hugheyfh.com for further information.