M. Lucy Lightle, 81, of Bryant, passed away at 10:00 PM on Thursday, August 8, 2019 at CentraCare Hospital in St. Cloud, Minnesota. She was born on June 22, 1938 in Winkle, IL to William and Ruth (Henry) Hamilton. She married Edward Lightle on July 4, 1955, In Bryant. He preceded her in death on February 27, 2017.
She was also preceded in death by her parents; step-father, Yewell “Tuk” Wilkins; two brothers, Bill and John Hamilton.
Surviving are two children, Sheree (Tom) Schmitz of Cold Spring, Minnesota and Gary (Paula) Lightle of St. David, IL; four grandchildren, Rod Lightle, Julie (Josh) Russell, Wendy (Lonnie) Drontle, and Joey Seward; four great-grandchildren, Austin (Alicia), Autumn, Ethan, and Eli; two great-great-grandchildren, Lily and Kairi; one brother, Richard (Edie) Hamilton; one sister, Deloris (Gary) Southwood.
Lucy was a retired hairdresser and seamstress. She enjoyed her grandchildren, sewing, and crafting. She also collected angel figurines. Lucy was a member of Shields Chapel United Methodist Church.
Graveside service will be held at 11:00 AM on Friday, August 23, 2019 at Maryville Cemetery in Bryant, IL. Rev. David Meader will officiate. A dinner will follow the service at American Grille in Canton. Cremation rites will be accorded. Memorials can be made to Shields Chapel United Methodist Church. To make online condolences you may go to www.sedgwickfuneralhomes.com