Obituaries

campbell76-year-old McLeansboro resident, Jackie Carlton Campbell died at 7:45 a.m. Wednesday, Oct. 22 at Hamilton Memorial Hospital in McLeansboro. A member of the Hopewell Baptist Church in McLeansboro, he graduated from McLeansboro Township High School, Rend Lake Junior College and

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95-year-old Belle Rive resident, Leonard Vernon Scrivner, died at 12:30 p.m. Tuesday, October 21 at his home.  He was a lifelong farmer, a Pioneer Seed salesman for many years, and a member of the Long Prairie Missionary Baptist Church.

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88-year-old Barnhill resident, Nieta V. Hunley died Saturday, Oct. 18 at her home. A member of the Apostolic Faith Church in Fairfield, she was a homemaker.

Survivors include two sons, Jerry (Gayla) Hunley of Barnhill and Danny Hunley of Barnhill;

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BayleyFrankLongtime Carmi businessman and active philanthropist, co-founder of Martin and Bayley, Inc., Frank Mount Bayley, 86, died Saturday, October 18, 2014.   He was a U.S. Army veteran of the Korean War. After the war, he focused on the

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Jeanine Main, 81, of Fairfield, Illinois, died Saturday, October 18, 2014, at Fairfield Memorial Hospital. She started teaching 6th grade at North School in Mt. Carmel, Illinois, from there she taught in Lawrenceville and Crossville, Illinois. Jeanine started the

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David Armstrong70-year-old McLeansboro resident, Rev. David E. Armstrong died at 4:15 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 18 at his home.  A veteran of the U.S. Navy, he was a minister and member of the Grace Baptist Church in Raleigh, IL.

Survivors include

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Irene Maurer, 95, of Carmi, died Saturday, October 18th at Wabash Christian Retirement Center.  She had worked at Ainsbrooke Sewing Factory in Carmi until it closed.  She loved to quilt and crochet, had been a volunteer at Jefferson

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Brown, Lawrence Thomas000180-year-old Cisne resident, Lawrence “Tom” Brown died at 12:35 a.m. Friday, Oct. 17 at his home.  He was a former diesel mechanic at Robertson Repair Shop and a retiree from Dowell Services.

Surviving are his wife Stella; sons, Rex

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Harold ReevesHarold E Reeves, 93, of Fairfield, died Wednesday, October 15.  He retired after 33 years with Oilwell Supply, a division of US Steel. Mr Reeves served in the Army Air Corps during World War II. He was a member

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86-year-old Bluford resident, Mary Lou Austin died at 11:20 a.m. Tuesday, Oct. 14 at Countryside Manor in Mt. Vernon.

Survivors include her husband, Orville Austin of Bluford; sons, Ronald and wife Phyllis Austin of Bluford and Terry and wife Susan

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