Betty Jane Casada

Betty Jane Casada, 79, of Mount Vernon, Illinois, passed away at 5:17 pm October 5, 2020 at SSM Health Good Samaritan Hospital in Mount Vernon, Illinois. She was born January 15, 1941 in Jefferson County, Illinois to the late Fred and Lora Belle (Owens) Fuller. Betty married Wilbert Douglas  Casada on December 4, 1965 in Carmi, Illinois. They were blessed with forty-three years of marriage before he preceded her in death on May 22, 2009.

A Visitation will be held Friday, October 9, 2020 from 1:00 pm to 2:00 pm at Hughey Funeral Home in Mount Vernon, Illinois. A Funeral Service will begin at 2:00 PM with Reverend Calvin Trotter officiating. Interment will follow at South Hickory Hill Cemetery in Mt. Vernon, Illinois. Memorials may be made in Betty’s honor to Southside Missionary Baptist ChurchPlease remember to observe social distancing at this time. We are limited to 50 people in our building at a time. Following the CDC and NFDA regulations, we encourage everyone to wear a mask in the facility. They will be made available, upon request. Call Hughey Funeral Home at 618-242-3348 or visit for further information.


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