Mary A. Miles

Mary Ann Miles, 82, of Sparta, IL, passed away on Thursday, November 16, 2017 at Three Springs Lodge in Chester, IL. She was born on November 24, 1934 in Sparta, IL, the daughter of the late William and Rachel (Boyd) Robertson. Mary and Roland Miles Sr. were united in marriage on August 20, 1955 in Sparta, IL. Roland preceded her in death on October 3, 1997. Mary was a member of the Westminster Presbyterian Church, Garden Club, Oakdale Horse and Saddle Club, various card clubs, Women’s Club, Model T Ford Club, Christian Women’s Association, widow’s group and the Red Hatter Club. She was a mentor at Sparta Schools, and an avid reader.

Mary is survived by her five children, Catherine (Fred) Wright, Kimberly (Dennis) Harms, Carol (Brian) Carlson, Roland (Kathy) Miles, Jr., Rob (Diann) Miles; her eight grandchildren, Jennifer (Pete) Kiser, Rachel (Eric) Neumann, Chris Carlson, Ashley (Brandon) Mitchell, Sarah Miles, Boyd Miles, Mabry Miles, and Briley Miles; and five great-grandchildren.

Mary is preceded in death by her parents and husband.

A Memorial Service will be held at 5 p.m. on Sunday, December 3, 2017 at Westminster Presbyterian Church in Sparta, IL

Memorials may be given to the Sparta Public Library