Category Archives: Funerals

Larry Gill

Larry Gill, 75, of Mount Vernon, Illinois, passed away at 9:04 pm July 1, 2020 at Nature Trail Health Care in Mount Vernon. He was born June 15, 1945 in Mount Vernon to the late Roy Eugene and Mabel Irene (Sanders) Gill. Larry married Juanita Lucille (Lewis) Gill on June 13, 1980 and she survives…read more

Donald R. Miller

Donald Ray Miller, 82, of Mount Vernon, Illinois, passed away peacefully at 4:35 pm July 1, 2020 at his residence with his entire family by his side. He was born January 10, 1938 in Walnut Hill, Illinois to the late E.L. and Nora (Beadle) Miller. Donald married Dorothy “Dottie” (Barbour) Miller on September 26, 1964 in Centralia, Illinois.…read more

Virginia L. Bain

Virginia L. Bain, 95, of Mount Vernon, Illinois, passed away at 2:07 am June 29, 2020 at Nature Trail Health Care in Mount Vernon, Illinois. She was born June 7, 1925 in Mount Vernon, Illinois to the late Clyde and Eva Mae (Little) Sammons. Virginia married Odell Bain on March 30, 1944. They were blessed with nearly thirty-one…read more

Joyce Jones

Joyce  Jones, 59, of Pinckneyville, Illinois, passed away at 2:28 pm June 28, 2020 at her residence in Pinckneyville, Illinois. She was born July 14, 1960 in Mount Vernon, Illinois to the late Glenn and Betty (Robertson) Richardson. Joyce married Jim Jones on June 1, 1991. A Private Funeral Service will be held. Full Military…read more

Stephen J. Woods

Stephen J. Woods

Stephen J. Woods, 71, formerly of McLeansboro, passed away Thursday, June 25, 2020 at his home in Jacksonville, Arkansas. He was born November 12, 1948 in Flora, IL to James W. and Mary Louise (Houk) Woods.  Stephen was a United States Army Veteran having served during the Vietnam War.  After serving his country he worked for the…read more

Clyde “Jake” R. Howell

Clyde “Jake” R. Howell, 82, of Mount Vernon, IL, passed away at 11:42 pm June 25, 2020 at his residence in Mount Vernon, IL. He was born August 2, 1937 in Jefferson County, Illinois to the late Clyde “Pop” V. Howell and Doris M. (Whisenhunt) Howell . Clyde married Jean Ann (Browning) Howell on December 1, 1956 in…read more

Norma Jean Lane

Norma Jean Lane died June 24, 2020, born March 5, 1930 in Mount Vernon, Illinois the daughter of William A. Dennis and Lola Lucille (Greer) Dennis. She married Harlan E. Lane on January 27, 1952 at the home of the brides parents in Mount Vernon. A Funeral Service will be held Friday, June 26, 2020 at 1:00 PM at…read more

Billy Ray Bradford

Billy Ray Bradford

Billy Ray Bradford, age 80, passed away peacefully on June 22nd, 2020, at Heartland Regional Medical Center in Marion, Illinois. He was born on December 16th, 1939, in Mount Vernon, Illinois to Lester “Leck” and Norma Ruth Bradford. He was a beloved son, brother, father, grandfather, great-grandfather, and friend. He is survived by his brothers Jim Bradford…read more

Terry Eugene Dedrick

Terry Eugene Dedrick

Terry Eugene Dedrick, 61, passed away Wednesday, June 24, 2020 at his home in McLeansboro, Illinois. He was born in Quincy, IL on July 9, 1958 to Jay C. and Ruby Dedrick.  He was a mechanic by trade and a member of the Sons of the American Legion. Terry is survived by his wife, Donna Dedrick of…read more

Betty Fay Bell

Betty Fay Bell

Betty Fay Bell, 92, passed away Tuesday, June 23, 2020 at her home in Belle Rive, Illinois. She was born April 22, 1928 in Dahlgren, IL, the daughter of Raymond and Leathel (Irwin) Lowry.  Betty was a retired payroll clerk having worked for the Gunite Foundry in Rockford, IL. Betty is survived by her daughter, Neta Grant…read more

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POSTPONED – The Black Crowes @ Hollywood Casino Amphitheatre

POSTPONED – The Black Crowes @ Hollywood Casino Amphitheatre

POSTPONED Sunday, August 23, 2020 Reunited and playing $hake Your Money Maker in ITS ENTIRETY + ALL THE HITS ON SALE • $29.00, $55.00, $79.00, $99.00, $129.00, $149.00 + Tickets available at Ticketmaster Retail Outlets or at ticketmaster.com | 800‐745‐3000 All dates, acts, and ticket prices are subject to change without notice. Tickets may be subject to fees

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