Carl H. Richard
Carl H. Richard, 74, of Mt. Vernon died 5:15 p.m. March 29, 2006, 
at his residence. He was a coal miner for 20 years at Consolidated 
Coal Co. and also worked at the Stove Foundry for 26 years. 

Mr. Richard was born Sept. 23, 1931, in Williamson County to Edwin 
and Kathryn (Davis) Richard. He married Mildred (Williams) Richard 
April 25, 1949, in Kentucky; she survives. 

Funeral services will be held 1 p.m. Sunday at Hughey Funeral Home 
in Mt. Vernon. The Revs. Buss Hart and Bill Miller will officiate. 
Burial will follow at Oakwood Cemetery in Mt. Vernon. Military 
flag presentation will be conducted by the chaplain of Mt. Vernon 
American Legion Post 141. Friends may call from 5 to 8 p.m. Saturday 
at Hughey Funeral Home in Mt. Vernon. 

Mr. Richard is survived by his wife, Mildred Richard of Mt. Vernon; a 
son, Gerald Richard and wife Paula of Dix; a daughter, Carla Moyer and 
husband Donnie of Mt. Vernon; seven grandchildren, Juli Richard of 
Carbondale, Tiffany Richard of Dix, Quinn Perigo of Atlanta, Ga., Ryan 
Perigo of Mt. Vernon, Tammy McGhee and husband John of Mt. Vernon, Rachel 
Etheridge and husband Scott of Mt. Vernon and Josh Moyer of Mt. Vernon; 
six great-grandchildren, Bailey Perigo of Mt. Vernon, Ian McGhee of Mt. 
Vernon, Caleigh McGhee of Mt. Vernon, Spencer McGhee of Mt. Vernon, Kyle 
Etheridge of Mt. Vernon and Ryan Etheridge of Mt. Vernon; three brothers, 
Henry Richard and wife Winiford of West Frankfort, Clarence Richard and 
wife Diane of Pittsburg, Ohio, and Wayne Richard and wife June of Mt. Vernon; 
five sisters, Eva Roberts of West Frankfort, Roberta Jennings and husband 
Ralph of Johnston City, Alice Richard of Johnston City, Mary Ellen Grant of 
Marion and Yvonne Kirk and husband Dennis of Johnston City; and several 
nieces and nephews. 

He was preceded in death by his parents; two brothers, Jack and Harry Richard; 
and a sister, Brenda Richard. 

Mr. Richard was a member of Casey Avenue Baptist Church and American Legion 
Post 141 in Mt. Vernon. 

For those who wish, memorials may be given to St. Mary's Good Samaritan Hospice 
and will be accepted at the funeral home or may be mailed to Hughey Funeral 
Home, P.O. Box 721, Mt. Vernon, IL 62864. Arrangements have been 
entrusted to the care of Hughey Funeral Home, where you may call 242-3348 or 
visit the Web site at for further 

Date: 2 Apr 2006
Source: Register-News
Submitted by: Robert W. Loman 

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