Morton FRED, 61, of Route 1, Mt. Vernon, died at Good
Samaritan Hospital Saturday night.
Mr. FRED was born on June 25, 1916, in Jefferson County,
the son of Samuel and Etta (BECKMAN) FRED. He was married
to Kathleen COCKRUM, who survives.
Funeral services will be held at 1 p.m. Tuesday at the
Brayfield Funeral Home in Sesser, with the Rev. Louie HANNA
officiating. Burial will be in Maple Hill Cemetery. Friends
may call at the funeral home from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. today.
Mr. FRED is survived by his wife Kathleen; two daughters,
Marlene ILBERY, Mt. Vernon, and Betty Linheart, Belleville; one
son, Marvin, Los Angeles; a brother, William S. FRED, West
Frankfort; two sisters, Beulah HICKS, Scheller, and Alma LOVETT,
Urbana; and several grandchildren.
Two brothers preceded Mr. FRED in death.
Source: Mt. Vernon Register News
Date: Monday, January 23, 1978
Submitted by: Mary Zinzilieta