John M. Lynch
Of Bonnie Died
At Age 77
John M. Lynch, 77, Route 1, Bonnie, died at 4:40 a.m. today in Mt. Vernon Hospital.
He was an employee of Vernois Inc.
Mr. Lynch was born in Jefferson County Nov. 3, 1906, the son of Lyeurgus and
Nevada (Darnell) Lynch. On Dec. 2, 1937, in Mt. Vernon, he married Ethel Allen,
Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday at the Johnston Funeral Home in
Ina. Burial will follow in Kirk Cemetery at Ina.
Friends may call from 6 to 9 p.m. Friday at the funeral home.
In addition to his wife, survivors include one son, Douglas Allen Lynch of Mt. Vernon;
two daughters, Mrs. Charles (Carol) Dees of Bonnie and Mrs. Phillip (Karen) Newell of
Harlingen Texas; eight grandchildren; one great-grandson; two sisters, Opal Osborn of
Mt. Vernon and Hallie Woelfel of Centralia; three nieces, and six nephews.
Mr. Lynch was a member of the Elk Prairie Christian Church. He was preceded in death
by his parents, one granddaughter, one sister, one half brother and three nephews.
Source: Probably the Mount Vernon Register News
Date: Handwritten date in the margin - August 9, 1984
Submitted by: Cindy Ford
Transcribed By: Ann Evans