Mary Lou Nesler Gubbins (89)

Grayville, Illinois
Birth: November 3, 1929
Death: May 23, 2019

Mary Lou Nesler Gubbins, 89, of Grayville, Illinois, died Thursday, May 23, 2019, at Wabash General Hospital in Mt. Carmel, Illinois.  She was born November 3, 1929, in Carmi, Illinois, the daughter of Tom Millar, Sr. and Bessie Webb.  She was later adopted by Frank and Pearl Millar.  She was married to James Nesler who preceded her in death on October 4, 2000.  She later married Leroy Gubbins and he preceded her in death on October 3, 2012.

Mary Lou was a retired beautician and secretary.  She attended Ridge Church and was an avid reader.

Survivors include son Ron Nesler of Grayville; step-son Michael (Sue) Gubbins of Minooka, Illinois; brother Tom (Melas) Millar of Grayville; sister Martha (Reggie) Phillips of Charleston, Illinois; grandchildren Jamie (Destiny) Nesler and Adam Nesler; great grandchildren Devin, Dafney, Dakota, Brynn, and Braden Nesler.

She is preceded in death by her parents and husbands.

Visitation and funeral are Tuesday, May 28, 2019, at Cook Funeral Chapel in Grayville.  Visitation is at 11 am and funeral is at 1 pm with burial in Oak Grove Cemetery in Grayville.

Memorials may be made to Ridge Church or St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital and will be accepted at Cook Funeral Chapel in Grayville.

Visitation: Cook Funeral Chapel - Grayville, Illinois - Tuesday, May 28, 2019 - 11 am - 1 pm
Service: Cook Funeral Chapel - Grayville, Illinois - Tuesday, May 28, 2019 - 1 pm
Burial: Oak Grove Cemetery, Grayville, Illinois
Memorials: Ridge Church c/o Cook Funeral Chapel -or- St. Jude Children's Research Hospital, 501 St. Jude Place, Memphis, TN 38105

1 thought on “Mary Lou Nesler Gubbins”

  1. Always loved Mary Lou. She was first Christian Church secretary for some time. So helpful and kind. Loved her family deeply. Glad I got see her at Meadowood. Prayers to her family.

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