of Batesville, AR
January 3, 1933 - November 20, 2021
Mary Elisabeth (McIlroy) Blue, 88, of Batesville, passed away Saturday, November 20, 2021.She was born January 3, 1933 in Mountain View, Arkansas to James Edward McIlroy and Susan Katherine (Misenheimer) McIlroy. Mary was of the Christian faith and loved her family very much. In her earlier years Mary worked for White Rodgers; she was part owner of Blue's Body Shop with her husband; she was also a wonderful home maker. Survivors include her son, Vaughn Ramon Blue, Jr. (Shirley) of Spokane, Washington; a granddaughter, Beth Guest (Brad) of Spokane, Washington; two great-grandchildren, Nia Guest and Noah Guest also of Spokane; three brothers, Jarrel McIlroy, Leman McIlroy, and Autrey McIlroy all of Flint, Michigan. She was preceded in death by her parents; her husband, Vaughn Ramon Blue, Sr.; one sister, Jewell; five brothers, Kirby McIlroy, Curtis McIlroy, Carlis McIlroy, Calvin McIlroy, and Carnie McIlroy; as well as two infant brothers, Coleman and Lawrence. A private burial will be held for the family at Oaklawn Cemetery.
Vaughn, Shirley) Gina Beth, Brad) of Spokane, Washington; Nia Guest and Noah, Jarrell, Leman, and Autrey Lee and families, I was saddened by the news of cousin Mary's death. My heart goes out to each of you as you deal with your loss. Please know you and your family are in my thoughts and prayers. May God wrap His Loving arms around you all and and allow the memories you have Mary comfort you during you time of grief.
Sorry about Mary , her mom & my grandma were sister's.
Praying for the Blue family. Sorry for your loss.
I am so sorry for the loss of your mother. Thinking of you during this sad time.
We know it’s hard to lose a mom, and our thoughts and prayers are with you all for comfort and strength.
Bro. Blue, we are so sorry to hear about your mom. You and your family are in our thoughts and prayers.
May you be comforted by good memories.
I am sure she glorified in her preacher son. Thank God for the time you were able to spend together. Mary & I miss you both. We will see you again on the other side.
So sorry to hear of your Mother's passing. Our thoughts and prayers are with you and your family at this time.
So sorry to hear this, Brother Blue.Prayers for all. Love you guys!
So sorry for your loss, Praying for peace and comfort for all the family..
In our thoughts and prayers,Phyllis, Alan, Paige, & Andrew Vickery
I was saddened to read of Mary's passing. She was a very nice lady.When I was young, she babysat for me and my 2 brothers. Mary is remembered fondly by all that knew her and will be missed until we meet again over the River Jordan.It's my prayer that Vaughn and the extended family peace in our Lord during this time of sorrow.