SIKESTON -- Mary Vinson Baugher, 88, died at 1:20 a.m. Aug. 8, 2012, at the Sikeston Convalescent Center.
Born Sept. 5, 1923, in Sikeston, to the late John Thaddus and Mary Alla Campbell Vinson, she was a lifelong resident of Sikeston where she was a member of the First United Methodist Church.
On April 13, 1946, at Benton, she married Loy M. Baugher who preceded her in death Dec. 4, 1974.
She was also preceded in death by two sons, Loy Mac Baugher and John Frederick Baugher, four brothers, Edwin Vinson, Samuel Vinson, Don Vinson and Harold Vinson, one sister, Myra Vinson Tindal, and one son-in-law, Jeff Kobiske.
She is survived by: two daughters, Myra Baugher Gilliland of Sikeston and Dawn Baugher Kobiske of Parsons, Tenn.; and eight grandchildren and seven great-grandchildren
Visitation is scheduled from 10 a.m. until time of memorial services at 11 a.m. Monday in the Dempster Chapel at First United Methodist Church. The Rev. Geoff Posegate, pastor, will officiate.
The Blanchard Funeral Chapel is in charge of arrangements.
Online condolences may be sent at blanchardfuneral.com.