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Mark A Toney

Mark A Toney, 58, of Mount Vernon, Illinois, passed away at 9:20 am November 22, 2020 at his residence in Mount Vernon, Illinois. He was born May 26, 1962 in Mount Vernon, Illinois to Sammy  and Loy Sue (Bradford) Toney.   A Private Service will be held. Memorials may be made in Mark’s honor to…read more

Josefina “Josie” Navarra

Josefina “Josie” Navarra

Josefina “Josie” Navarra, 87, a resident of McLeansboro, Illinois passed away Sunday, November 22, 2020 at Mt. Vernon Countryside Manor in Mt. Vernon, IL. She was born June 19, 1933 in Tacloban City, Philippines to Pedro Oquino and Genoveva (Redona) Navarra.  Josie worked as a medical clerk for the former Ildefonso A. Tomaneng M.D. Ltd…read more

Bonnie Sue (Link) Harrison

Bonnie Sue (Link) Harrison

Bonnie Sue (Link) Harrison, born on October 19, 1926, passed away on October 7, 2020, and will be deeply missed. She was raised in Twigg Township in Hamilton County, IL, by Elton and Delta (Brownlee) Link, and attended Little Springs Primitive Baptist Church.Bonnie Sue graduated from McLeansboro Illinois High School. After graduation, her continued education included a BS in education from…read more

Charles P. Phillips

Charles P. Phillips, 82, of Centralia, passed away on Monday, November 23, 2020, at SSM Health St. Mary’s Hospital, in Centralia. He was born in Vernon, Texas, on May 3, 1938, to Clarence and Mildred (Baker) Phillips. He married Janet Cook and they divorced. He then married Patsy (Wilson) Karcher, and they were blessed with…read more

Adam Ben Blackward

Adam Ben Blackward, 37, of Boynton Beach, Florida, died suddenly on Thursday, November 19, 2020 near his home. He was born January 17, 1983 in Centralia, Illinois to Jerry and Rebecca “Becky” (Lowery) Blackward. On April 1, 2020, Adam married Marc Endelson in Florida. A Visitation will be held on Sunday, November 22, 2020 from 12:00 pm…read more

Kenneth  Brumfield

Kenneth  Brumfield, 64, of Bonnie, Illinois, passed away at 8:19 pm November 23, 2020 at SSM Health Good Samaritan Hospital in Mount Vernon, Illinois. He was born March 8, 1956 in Vandalia, Illinois to the late Bill Brumfield and Janice (Hathaway) Pierce. Kenneth married Marsha (Dudley) Brumfield on April 19, 1997 in Nason, Illinois. They were blessed with…read more

Ruth Wilson-Schnake

Ruth Wilson-Schnake

Ruth Wilson-Schnake, 99, of Centralia, passed away at 9:45 p.m., Sunday, November 22, 2020, at Mt. Vernon Countryside Manor in Mt. Vernon. She was born in Jefferson County, on January 15, 1921, the daughter of Ben and Mary (French) Byars. On February 29, 1940, in Charleston, Missouri, she married Glen Wilson, and he preceded her…read more

Virgil L. Morris

Virgil L. Morris, 90, of Mount Vernon, Illinois, went to be with the Lord at 4:32 pm November 6, 2020 at his residence. He was born January 27, 1930 in Jefferson County to the late Leslie S. and Maude (Scott) Morris. Virgil first married Lucy Green and she preceded him in death in 1974.  He married Mary…read more

Morris H. Bechtel

Morris H. Bechtel, 84, of Woodlawn, Illinois, passed away at 9:41 am November 20, 2020 at SSM Health Good Samaritan Hospital in Mount Vernon, Illinois. He was born in Jefferson County, Illinois to the late Earl and Irma (Snodsmith) Bechtel. Morris married Dorothy (Weisbecker) Bechtel on July 2, 1955 in Woodlawn. They had just celebrated 56 years of…read more

Lillie M. Marlow

Lillie M. Marlow

Lillie M. Marlow, 87, of Dix, passed away Thursday, November 19, 2020, at SSM Health Good Samaritan Hospital, in Mt. Vernon. She was born June 18, 1933, in Kell, the daughter of Oscar E. and Jessie M. (Spangler) Riley.  On December 23, 1950, in Mt. Vernon, she married Leslie W. Marlow, and he preceded her…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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