Obituary

Mary Evelyn Compton

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HUBER HEIGHTS -Mary Evelyn Compton, age 86 of Huber Heights, passed away Sunday,  September 23, 2012 at Hospice of Dayton after a lengthy illness.  She was born April 6, 1926 in Kentucky, daughter of the late George W. & Addie S. (Martin) Grant.  Mrs. Compton was a member of the Vandalia Baptist Temple where she sang in the church choir and was active in the Ladies Fellowship.  She was a loving wife to her husband Eugene who died July 4, 2012.  Mary died on what would have been their 62nd wedding anniversary.  She was preceded in death by 2 brothers and one sister.  She is survived by one daughter Linda (Gary) Robertson of Huber Heights; one son Steve (Renay) Compton of Nashville, TN; one sister Edna Clark of Sugarcreek Twp.; 5 grandchildren and 7 great-grandchildren and a host of nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.  Funeral services will be held Thursday Sept. 27 at 11 a.m. at the Vandalia Baptist Temple 724 Helke Rd. with Pastor Rick Washburn officiating.  Burial will follow at Polk Grove Cemetery.  The family will receive friends at the Morton & Whetstone Funeral Home 139 S. Dixie Dr. Vandalia on Wednesday evening from 5-8 p.m.  If so desired, contributions may be made to the Vandalia Baptist Temple in Mrs. Compton's memory.