Obituaries

Ruby Marshel87-year-old Sims resident, Ruby Marshel, died at 8:45 a.m. Wednesday, August 20 at her home.

Surviving are a son, Jonnie (Sheila) Marshel of Fairfield; three daughters, Sue Chepely and Kay Richards both of Fairfield and Becky Henry of Sims; one

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heyduckDonald D. Heyduck, 88, of Centralia, died at 7:45 pm on Saturday, August. 16, 2014 at St. Mary’s Hospital in Centralia. He was an elementary school teacher, having retired from Centralia Junior High School. He had also taught prior to

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MyersVeneta Meyers Short, 92, of Wayne City, IL died Sunday, August 17, at Countryside Nursing Home in Mt. Vernon.  She was a member of Salem Free Will Baptist Church in Bluford and was a cook at Oak Grove School

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tubbs72-year-old Fairfield resident, Harold E. Tubbs died at 10:26 a.m. Saturday, August 16 in Gibson County as the result of a traffic accident. He was part owner of Big T and K Cabinets and worked part-time at Frey Farms.

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67-year-old Fairfield resident, Connie L. Walker died at 9:35 p.m. Saturday, August 16 at Fairfield Memorial Hospital’s Skilled Care Unit. She was a bookkeeper, retired from North American Lighting.

Survivors include her husband, John Walker of Fairfield; a daughter, Liz

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VERSCHEL A. SHAW86-year-old Fairfield resident, Verschel A. Shaw died at 12:14 p.m. Saturday, August 16 at Good Samaritan Regional Health Care in Mount Vernon. He was a farmer.

Survivors include five sons, Gary (Linda) Shaw of McLeansboro, Kent Shaw of Mt. Vernon,

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Joyce A. Frymire, 81 of Enfield, passed away Friday afternoon August 15, 2014 at the Enfield Nursing and Rehabilitation Center.  Joyce had farmed her entire life. She had sang and played the music for hundreds of weddings and funerals.

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farleigh84-year-old Cisne resident, Bob Farleigh died at 2:45 a.m. Saturday, August 16 at Brookstone Estates in Fairfield.  A U.S. Army veteran of the Korean War, he was a retired barber. He was a member of the Cisne Christian Church,

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Elmer Haegele photo87-year-old Wayne City resident, Elmer E. Haegele died at 1:53 p.m. Friday, August 15 at Deaconess Hospital in Evansville. He owned and operated the City Cleaners for 18 years. Later, he worked for the State of Illinois in the Highway

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60-year-old Equality, IL resident, Brenda Jean Forshee died Friday, August 15 at her home.

Survivors include a daughter, Victoria Steffel of Equality; a brother, Junior Forshee of Bonne Terre, MO; four grandchildren and four great-grandchildren along with a number of

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