Mabel Hack

Sunday, August 18, 2002

CAIRO, Ill. -- Mabel C. Hack, 90, of Cairo died Saturday, Aug. 17, 2002, at Daystar Care Center in Cairo.

She was born July 9, 1912, in Eden, Ky., daughter of Lawrence and Essie Beck Taylor. She was married to Clifton C. Simpson, who preceded her death, and then to Ezra Hack, who also preceded her in death.

She was a member of the First Southern Baptist Church of Cairo.

Survivors include: three sons, Eugene R. Simpson and Earl Dean Simpson of Cairo and Glendon T. Simpson of Boulder City, Colo.; a brother, Hubert Wade Taylor of LeRoy, Ill.; a sister, Pauline Vance of LeRoy; 24 grandchildren; 23 great-grandchildren; and several great-great-grandchildren.

Friends may call from 5 to 8 p.m. Monday at the First Southern Baptist Church.

Funeral will be at 11 a.m. Tuesday at the church with the Rev. Ronald E. Simpson officiating. Burial will be in Green Lawn Memorial Gardens in Villa Ridge, Ill.

Barkett Funeral Home of Cairo is in charge of arrangements.