Mary Elizabeth Stansell Brinson, nee Robinson, 72, of Freeburg, Ill., born Sept. 24, 1941, in New Orleans, La., died Wednesday, Oct. 30, 2013, at her home.
Mrs. Brinson earned a bachelor's degree from Tulane University in New Orleans, La. She was a member of St. Paul's United Church of Christ, Freeburg, Ill., and Calvary Assembly of God in Belleville, Ill.
Mary was preceded in death by her parents, Henry Moreland Robinson and Mary Hall, nee Tupper, Robinson.
Surviving are her husband, John Stephen Brinson; her daughter, Ashley Stansell; her son, David Stansell; two grandchildren, Elizabeth Katherine Neal and Henry Christopher Meyer; her brother, Tupper Robinson; and two nieces, Paige Jones and Sara Robinson.
Memorials may be made to the National Pancreatic Cancer Foundation. Condolences may be expressed to the family online at www.rennerfh.com.
Visitation: Friends may call from 4 to 7 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 3, 2013, at George Renner & Sons Funeral Home, Belleville, Ill.
Funeral: Funeral services will be held at 7 p.m. Sunday at the funeral home with Pastor Carl Bowlin and Rev. Earl Crecelius officiating. Graveside services will be held Wednesday, Nov. 6, 2013, at Lake Lawn Metairie Cemetery, New Orleans, La.
GEORGE RENNER & SONS FUNERAL HOME, Belleville, Ill.
George Renner & Sons Funeral Home
120 North Illinois Street Belleville, IL 62220
Published in Belleville News-Democrat on Nov. 2, 2013