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Douglas Jon Hayes

Douglas Jon Hayes, 54, of Mount Vernon, Illinois, passed away at 4:15 am September 22, 2020 at his residence. He was born July 1, 1966 in Decatur, Illinois to Edward Grover and Wilma J. (Rapp) Hayes. Douglas married Leslie Ann (Rutherford) Hayes on December 30, 1989 in Marlow, Illinois and she survives in Mount Vernon. A Funeral Service will…read more

Buster Bradford

Buster Bradford, 86, of Mount Vernon, Illinois, passed away at 8:30 am September 21, 2020 at his residence. He was born October 7, 1933 in Mount Vernon to the late Earl and Mildred (Lanthrum) Bradford. Buster married Jean (Brumley) Bradford on January 25, 1954 in Shawneetown, Illinois and she survives in Mount Vernon. A Visitation will be held Thursday,…read more

Lavern Jay Mishler

Infant Lavern Jay Mishler, son of Frederick and Leona (Miller) Mishler of McLeansboro, Illinois, passed away Friday, September 18, 2020 at Cardinal Glennon Hospital in St. Louis, Missouri.  Survivors include his parents and two siblings: James Andrew Mishler and Jolena Elaine Mishler. Graveside funeral services will be held at 9:30 a.m. Sunday, September 20, 2020 at Oak…read more

Donald G. Brooks

Donald G. Brooks, 72, of Opdyke, Illinois, passed away at 3:25 am September 16, 2020 at Nature Trail Health Care in Mount Vernon, Illinois. He was born October 31, 1947 in Paris, Illinois to the late Ira Gilmore and Esther Herina (Finkbiner) Brooks. Donald married Linda  (Peyton) Brooks on October 24, 1969. A Visitation will be held Monday, September…read more

Patricia Ann Sanders

Patricia Ann Sanders

Patricia Ann Sanders, 83, of Mt. Vernon, passed away Tuesday, September 15, 2020, at Barnes Jewish Hospital in St. Louis. She was born in Monticello, Kentucky, on February 21, 1937, the daughter of Dallas and Helen (Castle) Davidson.  On May 11, 1956, in Mt. Vernon, she married Jerry D. Sanders, and he preceded her in…read more

Paula Stewart Sinks

Paula Stewart Sinks, a long-time resident of the Mount Vernon, Illinois area, died peacefully Sunday, September 6, 2020, at her San Leon, Texas residence surrounded by her loving family. She was born on October 22, 1948, to Ray and Pauline Sinks Stewart and dedicated all her adult life to her children and grandchildren. A Visitation will be…read more

Bradley Gene Warren

Bradley Gene Warren, 63, of Mount Vernon, Illinois, passed away at 6:45 pm September 11, 2020 at his residence. He was born October 29, 1956 in Los Angeles, California to Nona Jane (Tucker) Hill and the late Leroy Warren. Bradley spent 17 years with the love of his life, Michelle (Kimpel) Warren before he married her on May…read more

William (Bill) H. Carnahan

William (Bill) H. Carnahan, born July 29, 1936 in Mt. Vernon, IL passed away September 7, 2020 at Trinity Medical Center in Trinity, FL at the age of 84.  Originally from Mt Vernon, IL William was the owner of Suncoast Road Boring of Odessa, FL for nearly 20 years and most recently of New Port…read more

Marvin J. “Butch” Bailey

Marvin J. “Butch” Bailey passed away on September 8, 2020, at Jasper Memorial Hospital. He was married to Norma (Finley) Bailey on June 20, 1964. He began trying to win her over in elementary school. She never stood a chance against that big smile and sharp wit. They shared 56 years of marriage. Born in Wayne City,…read more

Martha Ann Hall

Martha Ann Hall

Martha Ann Hall, 77, of Mt. Vernon, passed away at 1:00 p.m. Wednesday, September 9, 2020, at Memorial Hospital in Carbondale. She was born April 21, 1943, in Geneva, Kentucky, the daughter of Richard and Lorene (LaRue) Blanford.  In 1960, in St. Louis, Missouri, she married Pat Hall, and he survives. She was a loving…read more

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RESCHEDULED- The Guess Who @ River City Casino & Hotel

RESCHEDULED- The Guess Who @ River City Casino & Hotel

RESCHEDULED – March 6, 2021 @ 8:00 pm @ River City Casino & Hotel ON SALE •  PRICES • $77.50, $57.50, $52, 50, $47.50, $42.50, $29.50 TIME • Show 8:00 pm If you have purchased tickets to this show, please keep them as they will be valid for the rescheduled concert. Tickets available at River City Casino or at Ticketmaster.com. Guests must…

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