Grace Evelyn Mize
Grace Evelyn Mize, 92, of Ogden, Ill., was called home to be with the Lord at 3:40 a.m. Thursday, March 26, 2015 at Champaign County Nursing Home.
Visitation will be at 10:00 a.m., immediately followed by the funeral services at 11:00 a.m., Monday, March 30, 2015, at Heath and Vaughn Funeral Home, 201 N. Elm St., Champaign, Ill. 61820, with the Reverend Steve Brady officiating. Burial will be in Woodlawn Cemetery.
Grace was born on July 24, 1922, in Galesburg, Ill., daughter of Otis and Grace Brown. She married Everett W. Mize on December 21, 1940. They have five children, Gary (Vicki) Mize of Port Charlotte, Fla., Sharon (Jerry) Chezem of Danville, Ill., Becky Sweeney of Ogden, Ill., Mark (Sylvia) Mize of Champaign, Ill., and Lori (Benny) Dow of Mahomet, Ill.
Grace leaves 12 grandchildren, 14 great-grandchildren, and 1 great great-grandchild.
Grace enjoyed singing with her husband and doing work for the Lord.
Memorials may be made in Grace’s name to Champaign County Nursing Home, Harbor Light Hospice, or Circle of Friends.
Condolences may be offered online at www.HeathandVaughn.com.
We are sorry for your loss. She was a great lady.
Ernest and Jeanette Porter
She was a great sister, and always there when I needed her. Go Evelyn, and sing with Everett now. God bless you both. We will miss you.
Myrl and Hugh
May you rest in peace, celebrate with Uncle Everett, God bless you all.