Leland Warren “Fuzz” Thomason, 83 of Fairfield passed away at 6:15 AM, Wednesday, October 29, 2014 at Way-Fair Rehab. He worked in timber and ran a mower and chainsaw shop. Leland was born on July 21, 1931 in
Troy J. Graham, 46, of Carmi died Tuesday, October 28, 2014, at Fairfield Memorial Hospital in Fairfield, Illinois. Troy was a farm worker and member of the Assembly of God Church in Carmi.
Survivors include his mother, Geneva Graham of
84-year-old Fairfield resident, Margie L. Brand died at 10:40 p.m. Monday, Oct. 27 at Way Fair in Fairfield. She had worked for Sears, in a dress factory, Wabash Production Credit Association, J.E. Fleming and the Wayne County Clerk’s office.
73-year-old Springerton resident, Merle W. (Bill) Thomas died at 7:08 a.m. Sunday, Oct. 26 at Way Fair Nursing Home in Fairfield. He was a retired construction worker.
Survivors include a sister, Kathy Auxier of Carmi, along with several nieces
23-year-old McLeansboro resident, Derrek Ross Welch died Sunday, Oct. 26 at Deaconess Gateway Hospital in Evansville. He was a welder.
Survivors include his parents, David and Connie Welch of McLeansboro; three brothers, Keith Welch and wife Savannah, Devan Welch and
Emily Joyce Artin, 89, of Carmi died Sunday night (10-26-14) at Wabash Christian Retirement Center in Carmi. She was retired from General Telephone after 35 years working as an operator. She had also worked on the LSTs at
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
Charles A. Schilling, a resident of Dahlgren, IL died at 12:45 A.M. Saturday, October 25th at the Countryside Manor in Mt. Vernon, IL. He was a retired farmer, a U.S. Navy Veteran of the Korean War, and a member of
Surviving are his wife, Mary K. Chambliss; one son, Charles Allen Chambliss of Wayne City;