Mabel Marie Burchfield

Godfrey | Tuesday, January 15 2013

Mabel Marie Burchfield, 94, died at 5:56 p.m. Tuesday, January 15, 2013 at Rosewood Care Center in Alton. Born May 19, 1918 in Mannington, KY, she was the daughter of Homer and Mynerva (Boggus) Sweeney. She was a homemaker and a cook for Granite City Depo. In 1937 she married Mack Daniel Burchfield in Kentucky. He preceded her in death. Surviving is a son, two nieces, Eldora “Dody” Miller (Howard) of Godfrey and Fay Norby (Harley) of Godfrey, and one brother, J.W. Latham of Union, MO. She was preceded in death by two sons, Norman Ray and Kenneth Burchfield, a brother, Olton Sweeney, and a sister, Helen Seres. Visitation will be from 10:00 a.m. until time of funeral service at 12:00 noon Friday, January 18, 2013 at Gent Funeral Home in Alton. Reverend Andre’ Dobson will officiate. Burial will be at Lakeview Cemetery in Johnston City, IL. Online guestbook and information may be found at

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