Mary Bible (92) of Louisville


Published on December 31 2012 12:23 pm

Mary Bible, 92, of Louisville, Illinois died at 3:30 p.m. Saturday, December 29, 2012 at Lakeland Rehab and Health Care in Effingham.

Funeral services will be held Thursday, January 3 at 11 a.m. at Neal Funeral Home, Louisville with Rev. Howard  Bell officiating. Visitation will be from 9 a.m. until service time Thursday. Burial will be in Floral Garden of Memories, rural Flora. Memorials may be made to the American Heart Association or Louisville United Methodist Church. Online condolences may be left at

Mary was born June 6, 1920 in Louisville, Ky., the daughter of John and Ella Mae Young. She married Herbert W. Bible July 6, 1938 in St. Louis, Mo. He preceded her in death June 27, 2004. Mary worked 27 years for Burkes Food Market in Louisville. She was a member of the Louisville United Methodist Church.

Survivors include son, Jerry (wife Carolyn) Bible of Louisville; daughters, Jean (husband Bill) Walker of Strasburg, Sharon (husband Larry) Nelson of Olney and Vicki (husband Robert) McGee of Effingham; nine grandchildren; 12 great-grandchildren, seven step-great-grandchildren, three great-great-grandchildren and five step great-great-grandchildren.