Dorine L. Brantley

Dorine Louise Brantley, 82, of Opdyke, Illinois passed away at 6:30 A.M. Saturday, November 30, 2019 at her residence in Opdyke, Illinois. On December 25, 1936 an angel was born to the reunion of Mattie Lee Smith and John Smith. She was born in Fayette, Mississippi. Dorine left Fayette at an early age. She made her home in Chicago, Illinois where she met the love of her life, Claude Brantley, Jr. They were married fifty five years ago on July 3rd, 1964.

A Visitation will be held 10:00 A.M. to 11:00 A.M. Saturday, December 7, 2019 at Pilgrim Rest Missionary Baptist Church in Mount Vernon, Illinois. The Funeral Service will follow with Reverend Tim Goodwin officiating. Interment will follow at Oakwood Cemetery in Mount Vernon, Illinois. Memorials may be made to One Church One Child through the Children and Family Services Department.

Call Hughey Funeral Home at 618-242-3348 or visit hugheyfh.com for further information.

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20th Anniversary Christmas Concert at Cedarhurst

20th Anniversary Christmas Concert at Cedarhurst

Cedarhurst Choral Project 20th Anniversary Christmas Concert Come and enjoy a delightful selection of some of the best Christmas songs this dedicated group has performed over the last 20 years! 3:00 PM | Sunday, December 22 Mitchell Museum Performance Hall Enjoy refreshments after the concert Tickets: Purchase at the door or in advance at cedarhurst.org $8.00…

Trans-Siberian Orchestra Christmas Eve and Other Stories @ Enterprise Center

Trans-Siberian Orchestra Christmas Eve and Other Stories @ Enterprise Center

Thursday, December 26, 2019 ON SALE •   TIME • 3:00 pm & 7:00 pm 12 Days of TSO Verified Fan Registration is where all fans can sign up at tso.tmverifiedfan.com for exclusive access to the best tickets for the best price before tickets go on sale to the general public. A portion of the proceeds benefitting The Salvation Army Tree…

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