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  • Gloria M. Wilguess

  • April 4, 2011

MOUNT VERNON — Gloria M. Wilguess, 88, of Mount Vernon died Friday morning, April 1, 2011, at Country Club Retirement Campus in Mount Vernon.

She was born March 19, 1923, in West Terre Haute, Ind., daughter of the late William and Mary Alvia (Jordan) Lister. Gloria retired from Cooper-Bessmer in Mount Vernon.

Gloria is survived by her daughter, Penny Wolford of Mount Vernon; her son, Rockie (Fran) Wilguess of Jacksonville, Fla.; granddaughter, Kim Cunningham; great-grandchildren, Greg, Josh and Christina; and great-great-granddaughter, Jaden; a sister, Joann Chapell of Bella Vista, Ark.; and a sister-in-law, Mary Ann Lister of Terra Haute, Ind.

In addition to her parents, Gloria was preceded in death by her husband, William Wilguess, in 1975; a grandson, Jeffery L. Cunningham; brothers, John, Richard, Billy Joe and Chuck Lister; and a sister, Frances Lister.

The family will have a graveside service for Gloria today at 1 p.m. in Mount Vernon Memorial Gardens.

Private condolences may be expressed to the family at

The Flowers-Snyder Funeral Home in Mount Vernon is honored to serve the family of Gloria M. Wilguess.


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