Category Archives: Funerals

Norma L. Barker

Norma L. Barker, 89, of Mount Vernon, Illinois passed away at 4:49 P.M. November 14, 2019 at Mount Vernon Health Care Center in Mount Vernon, Illinois. She was born August 6, 1930 in Mount Vernon, Illinois to the late George A. and Mary Elizabeth (Hill) Haynes. She married Billy R. Barker on May 26, 1950…read more

Phylis C. Bernard

Phylis C. Bernard, 75, of Bonnie, Illinois passed away at 5:40 P.M. November 13, 2019 at Saint Louis University Hospital. She was born January 25, 1944 in Mount Vernon, Illinois to the late Philip and Mary Belle (Briesacher) Bean. Phylis married Jerry Bernard on August 28, 1965 in Mount Vernon. They were blessed with 54…read more

Floyd W. Brookman

Floyd Wayne Brookman, 66, of Mount Vernon, Illinois passed away at 6:30 P.M. November 13, 2019 at Nature Trail Health Care Center in Mount Vernon.He was born June 5, 1953 in Mount Vernon to the late Charles Marshall Brookman and Mildred Louise (Harlow) Cullins. Floyd first married Janet Kay Williams and she survives. He later…read more

Eva G. Allen

Eva G. Allen

84-year-old Eva Geraldine Allen went to be with the Lord at 11:38 am on November 12, 2019 at Good Samaritan Hospital.  Geraldine was born in Bonnie on June 7, 1935 to the late Roy and Neveda (Glasco) Ramsey.  She married Paul “Sonny” Allen, on July 2, 1954.  Paul preceded her in death on December 4,…read more

Jackie Ervin Prinnell

Jackie Ervin Prinnell, 69, of Mount Vernon, Illinois passed away on November 10, 2019 at Mount Vernon Health Care Center in Mount Vernon, Illinois. He was born September 9, 1950 in Mount Vernon, Illinois to the late Roy Ervin and Laura Elizabeth (Rogers) Prinnell. He married Vicky Mays on October 13, 1975 in Mount Vernon,…read more

Judy Warren

Judy Warren, 73, of Denham Springs, Louisiana, formerly of Mount Vernon, Illinois passed away on November 5, 2019. She was born October 18, 1946 in Mount Vernon to the late Glenn and Maxine (Anderson) Jordan. Judy married Gary D. Warren, Sr. on September 16, 1967 in Mount Vernon, Illinois. They were blessed with 32 years…read more

Shirley Louise Draege

Shirley Louise Draege, 83, of Woodlawn, Illinois passed away on November 10, 2019 at Saint Louis University Hospital in Saint Louis, Missouri. She was born December 22, 1935 in Ashley, Illinois to the late Jacob and Alice (McMillen) Bower. She married Eugene Draege on June 5, 1954 at Union Christian Church in Ashley, Illinois. They…read more

Alice C. Westman

Alice Clair Westman, 82, of Mount Vernon, Illinois passed away at 8:30 A.M. November 5, 2019 at her residence. She was born March 11, 1937 in Xenia, Illinois to the late Merle Eugene and Thelma Marie (Harshbarger) Stoutenburg. She married Charles Arthur Westman on June 15, 1956 in Flora, Illinois. They were blessed with nearly…read more

Donald R. England

Donald Ray England, 76, of Mount Vernon, Illinois passed away at 2:20 P.M. November 4, 2019 at Crossroads Community Hospital. He was born May 29, 1943 in Jefferson County, Illinois, the son of the late William Burton and Mary Margaret (Chamness) England. Donald married Phyllis B.  (Withrow) England on February 18, 1968. They were blessed…read more

McArthur Thomas, Jr.

McArthur Thomas, Jr., 59, of Mount Vernon, Illinois passed away at 12:40 A.M. November 4, 2019 at his residence in Mount Vernon, Illinois. He was born August 24, 1960 in Tunica, Mississippi to McArthur Thomas, Sr. and Dorothy Spearman. A Visitation will be held from 11:00 A.M. until Funeral Service time at 12:00 P.M. Saturday,…read more

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The Marshall Tucker Band @ River City Casino & Hotel

The Marshall Tucker Band @ River City Casino & Hotel

Friday, November 22, 2019 ON SALE • $19.00, $29.00, $39.00, $49.00 TIME • Show 8:00pm Tickets available at River City Casino or at Ticketmaster.com. Guests must be 21 years of age and present a valid photo ID

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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