ALTON, Ill. - Daisy G. Young Mann, 96, died at 1:49 a.m. Dec. 30, 2006, at Rosewood Care Center in Alton.
Born Nov. 4, 1910, in Sikeston, Mo., to the late Charles and Nora Smith Powell, she was a member of Abundant Life Community Church in Alton and a past worthy matron and 50-year member of the Eastern Star Lodge in Parma, Mo.
On April 16, 1928, in Parma, she married John Virgil Young, who preceded her in death on Sept. 30, 1983. On June 16, 1987, in Alton, she married Carmel William "Babe" Mann, who preceded her in death on May 27, 1993.
One infant daughter, two brothers and four sisters also preceded her in death.
Survivors include: one son and daughter-in-law, John David and Donna Young of Brighton; three daughters and two sons-in-law, Betty Beaird of Poplar Bluff, Mo., Suzanne and Vernon Griggs of Rosewood Heights and Joy and Ray Corlew of Godfrey; and eight grandchildren, 16 great-grandchildren and one great-
Visitation is from 4 to 8 p.m. today at GENT Funeral Home, where services will be held at 1:30 p.m. Wednesday with Sam Henning officiating.
Burial will follow in Upper Alton Cemetery.