Name:    Carmen Evelyn (Whitson) Longmire

From:  The Register-News, Mt. Vernon, Illinois
Date:  Wednesday, April 5, 2006

Carman Longmire, 73, of Marshfield, Mo., and formerly of Mt. Vernon was a Christian woman and
went home to be with the Lord on April 2, 2006, from Webco Manor Nursing Home in Marshfield, 
Mo. She was a registered nurse. 
Mrs. Longmire was born July 27, 1932, in Mt. Vernon to John Marvin and C. Evelyn Whitson. She
married Mack Longmire May 4, 1953, in California; he survives. 
Funeral services will be held 11 a.m. Thursday at Osborn Funeral Home in Dix. Burial will follow in 
Jordan Chapel Cemetery. Friends may call from 6 to 8 p.m. Wednesday at Osborn Funeral Home 
in Dix. 
Mrs. Longmire is survived by her husband, Mack Longmire of Anna; sons Jim Longmire and wife 
Peggy of Bailey, Colo., and John Longmire and wife Jamie of Anna; daughters Linda Leahy and 
husband Rick of Marshfield, Mo., Laura Decker of Mt. Vernon and Debby Ballard and husband 
Gary of Estes Park, Colo.; grandchildren Rhonda, Erin, Ryan, Stacy, Vicki, Sean, Nick, Tony, 
Joshua, Justin, Rae, Trevor, Rita, Alec, Jonathan, Zachary, Adam and Scott; five great-grandchildren; 
a brother, Jack Whitson and wife Pat of Mt. Juliette, Tenn.; and sisters June Teevin and Marvine 
Curl, both of Mt. Vernon. 
She was preceded in death by her parents and a son, Mark Longmire. 
Mrs. Longmire attended Park Avenue Baptist Church.