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Mary “Lynell” Queener

Mary “Lynell” Queener, 83, passed from this life into her heavenly body on Dec. 28, 2023. She was born on Dec. 7, 1940 to Clifford and Thelma Jane (Kirkpatrick) Roberts in LeRoy, Illinois. She was preceded in death by her husband Sam (Eddy), her parents, a brother, William C “Billy” Roberts, and a sister, Ina Joan Heck. Leaving behind to cherish her memory are her daughters, Vickie Wilson, Mary Jane “Janie” Edwards (John); her faithful companion, her dog, Maddie; sister, Sandra Jones (James “Junior”); brothers-in-law, James Queener (Freddie) and David Queener (Glenda); granddaughter, Katie Simmons (Miles Mobley); nephew, Bobby Roberts (Cathy), and many groups of friends. Lynell was a member of Second Baptist Church in Clinton. Friends visited with the family at Holley-Gamble Funeral Home on Wednesday, Jan. 3, 2024, from 5-7 p.m. The burial took place at Woodhaven Memorial Gardens in Claxton on Thursday, Jan. 4, 2024, at 11 a.m. The family would like to thank Jamie Parton with Amedisys Hospice Care for her loving care of Lynell. Holley-Gamble Funeral Home is honored to serve the Queener family. holleygamble.com