Wilma J. Larson, 96, of Mount Vernon, Illinois, passed away on March 17, 2020 at her residence. She was born January 15, 1924 in Mount Vernon to the late Joe and Minnie (Whitsell) Rector. Wilma married Reverend Melvin “Buck” Larson on September 20, 1945 in Mount Vernon. They were blessed with seventy-two years of marriage before he preceded her in death on July 14, 2018.
A Private Funeral Service will be held.
Memorials may be made in Wilma’s honor to Lottie Moon Missionaries or to Old Union Baptist Church.
Call Hughey Funeral Home at 618-242-3348 or visit hugheyfh.com for further information.