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Saundra Mingus

March 8, 1943 December 10, 2018
Saundra Mingus
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Saundra Mingus, 75, of Mattoon passed away Monday, December 10, 2018 at Carle Foundation Hospital in Urbana, IL.
Graveside Services honoring her life will begin at 2:00 p.m. on Saturday, December 15, 2018 at Resthaven Memorial Gardens with Pastor Steve Massengill officiating. Schilling Funeral Home is assisting the family.
She was born March 8, 1943, the daughter of Robert Prather and Alice Redman. She married the love of her life, Larry Mingus on August 12, 1960. He preceded her in death, March 29, 2005.
Surviving are two children, Eugene Mingus of Mattoon and Angie (Gary) Barnes of Blue Mountain, MS. Eight grandchildren, Jeff Mingus, of Mattoon, Jade (Cassie) Mapes of Madison, IN, Cord (Cheyenne) Mapes of Monroe City, IN., Brian (Tiffany) Barnes, Parsons, TN, Jessica Barnes, Blue Mountain, MS, Amanda (Jeff) Harp, Tipplersville, MS, Haley Barnes, Blue Mountain, MS, and Gary Barnes Jr., Nashville, TN. Ten great-grandchildren, Emma, Laney and Amelia Mingus of Mattoon, Jasmine and Eli Mapes, Willo Cloud of Madison, IN, Mya Mapes of Chatham, IL, and Landon and Layton Mapes of Monroe City, IN. One sister, Debbie (Terry) Denton of Vera, IL, two brothers Robert (Marsha) Prather of Shelbyville, Larry (Beth) Redman of Vandalia; half-sister Cathy Ashe of Mattoon, half-brother David Prather of Mattoon. She also had many loved nieces and nephews; a very special friend who was more like a sister, Ruth Hatton of Neoga, IL. She was preceded in death by her mother, father, and sister, Brenda McQueen.
Kay was a member of the Free Methodist Church in Neoga, IL for many years and had many close friends that she loved dearly. She enjoyed traveling, going shopping and out to eat with her best friend, Ruth, working crossword puzzles, watching Hallmark, and spending time with her family. She will be deeply missed by all who knew her.
In lieu of flowers, memorial donations in her honor may be given to her family.

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2:00 PM 12/15/2018 2:00:00 PM
Resthaven Memorial Gardens

1701 Dewitt Avenue
Mattoon, IL 61938

Resthaven Memorial Gardens
1701 Dewitt Avenue Mattoon 61938 IL
United States

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1701 Dewitt Avenue
Mattoon, IL 61938

1701 Dewitt Avenue Mattoon 61938 IL
United States

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