John Cash

Saturday, January 12, 2002

PERRYVILLE, Mo. -- John Leslie Cash, 39, of Albuquerque, N.M., died Tuesday, Jan. 8, 2002.

He was born July 2, 1962, in Blytheville, Ark., son of George L. and Judith A. Cash. He married Babette Cash.

Cash served 20 years in the U.S. Air Force as a master sergeant/first sergeant, retiring in August 2000. He served in the Desert Storm conflict and was in charge of maintenance of two squadrons of FB-111's.

Survivors include two sons, Brandon and Sam Cash of Wichita, Kan.; his mother, Judy Cash of Mount Vernon, Ill.; his father and stepmother, George L. and Vickie Cash of Perryville; a brother, Carl Cash of Hemer, Germany; three sisters, Teresa Sobolewski of Portland, Ore., Rea Marciniak of St. Louis and Linda Wilhite of St. Peters, Mo.

Friends may call at Hughey Funeral Home in Mt. Vernon from 1-3 p.m. Monday.

Funeral will be at 3 p.m. Monday at the funeral home. The Revs. Melvin "Buck" Larson and Jim Matthews will officiate. Burial will be in Oakwood Cemetery at Mount Vernon, with full military honors.