1935 - 2021
Mason S. Miser, 85, of Grayville, Illinois, died Saturday, January 2, 2021, at Kingsbrook Lifecare Center in Ashland, Kentucky. He was born November 11, 1935, in Poseyville, Indiana, the son of William Isaac Miser and Lela Mae (Spicer) Miser. He was married to Marjorie A. (Frankland) Miser and she preceded him in death on March 26, 2017.
Mason was a member of the First Christian Church in Grayville. He worked many years as a truck driver in the Illinois Oil Basin.
Survivors include daughter Marcia (John) Meritt of Flatwoods, Kentucky; grandchildren Shane Willett, Misty Taylor, Christina Watkins; great grandchildren Lexus Willett, Kiaya Willett, Amiyah Willett, Taylor Waller, Shelbie Watkins, Austin Watkins, Bailey Waller; great-great-grandchildren Kinsley, Koby, Kannon, Addisyn, and Adeline.
He is preceded in death by daughter Marlena Sue Walkenbach; brother Harold Norman Miser; sisters Jewell Hodgson and Maxine Bailey.
Due to the Covid-19 pandemic, a celebration of Mason’s life will be at a later date.
His remains were buried alongside his wife, “Margie”, in Oak Grove Cemetery in Grayville.
Cook Funeral Chapel in Grayville is in charge of arrangements.