LaVerne Arnold Junkins, 94, of Mount Vernon, Illinois, passed away at 10:37 am April 24, 2020 at SSM St. Mary Hospital in Centralia. She was born April 21, 1926 in Jefferson County, Illinois to the late Clarence and Lee Opal (Thomason) Allen. LaVerne first married Homer Ray Arnold on September 1, 1943 and he preceded her in death in February of 1972. She later married Norman Junkins in July of 1977 and he also preceded her in death.
A Private Service will be held and interment will take place at Mount Vernon Memorial Gardens in Woodlawn, Illinois. Memorials may be made in LaVerne’s honor to Logan Street Baptist Church.
Call Hughey Funeral Home at 618-242-3348 or visit hugheyfh.com for further information.