95-year-old McLeansboro resident, Anne Mary Swartz died at 8:02 a.m. Sunday, Oct. 26 at McLeansboro Health Care and Rehab Center. She was a homemaker and also worked as a secretary employed by Parke Davis Drug Company. She was
90-year-old former Fairfield resident, Fred Harrison Puckett of Olney died at 12:30 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 25 at Deaconess Hospital in Evansville. A veteran of WW II, he was a retired teacher and antique dealer.
Survivors include sons, Tom (Karla) Puckett
Angie Mason of Fairfield and Joplin Tedford of Norris City have been awarded the Clemence Elizabeth Cox Scholarship for the 2014 fall semester. The $500 scholarships are awarded semi-annually to second-level nursing students at Frontier Community College. Both
Patricia (Winter) Draper, 67, of Carmi, died Friday, October 24, 2014 at 7:05 a.m. at her home. She retired from the US Department of Agriculture with 30 years of service at the White County Farm Service Agency in
A White County Sheriff’s Deputy was stuck with a needle Thursday night while arresting a Carmi man on charges he was in possession of a stolen ATV and methamphetamine. 30-year-old Jeffery D. Parker (pictured left) faces charges of
Geneva Louise (Bynum) Greenwood, 89, of Flora, Illinois, died at 2:07 a.m. on Thursday, October 23, 2014, at Clay County Hospital in Flora, Illinois. She was a member of Bethlehem Christian Church.
Survivors include a son, James Greenwood of
Martha K. Aydt, age 66, a resident of Dahlgren, IL passed away at 9:30 A.M. Thursday, October 23rd at her home. She was a homemaker, and a member of the St. John Nepomucene Catholic Church of Dahlgren, IL.
Minnie O. Mosbarger, 88, of Grayville, Illinois, died Wednesday, October 22, 2014, at Wabash Christian Retirement Center in Carmi, Illinois. Minnie was a member of the First Christian Church in Grayville. She was owner of Super M Discount Store
77-year-old Grayville resident, Aubrey Howard died at 4:10 a.m. Wednesday, Oct. 22 at his home. A veteran, he was a retired coal miner.
Survivors include his wife, Brenda of Grayville; a daughter, Amy L. Howard and husband Dereck of
Fire heavily damaged a mobile home on North First Street in Fairfield Wednesday afternoon. Firefighters were called to 1007 North First Street shortly before 1 p.m. Police said the last known occupant of the home was Billy Smith.