Obituaries

LucheckMarjory Jean Manion Lucheck, 77, of Port Arthur, Texas died at her home on Wednesday, October 8, 2014. A native of Barnhill, she was a hairdresser for 48 years.

Marjory is survived by  two brothers, Leonard Manion and wife

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koonsAnna Ruth Koons, 78 of Grayville, died Tuesday, Oct. 14 at her residence in Grayville. Anna was a cook at Meadowood Nursing Home in Grayville for over 22 years.

She is survived by children; David E. Miller of Grayville, IL,

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Helen ErkmannHelen R. Erkmann, 90, of Carmi, Illinois, died Monday, October 13, 2014, at Wabash Christian Retirement Center in Carmi.  Helen was a homemaker and a member of the Webb’s Chapel Church in McLeansboro, Illinois.

Survivors include daughter Wanda Fern

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mcdonald81-year-old McLeansboro resident, Dale E. McDonald died at 11 a.m. Saturday, Oct. 11 at his home.   He earned the rank of Lieutenant Colonel in the U.S. Air Force, retiring in 1977 with 22 years of service. He was

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bennett83-year-old McLeansboro resident, Robert Lee “Bob” Bennett died at 10:57 p.m. Sunday, Oct. 12 at Hamilton Memorial Hospital in McLeansboro.  He was a retired mail carrier.

Survivors include his wife, Donna Bennett of McLeansboro; a daughter, Dawn Marie Frick

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Frederick “Rick” Earl Book, age 60, of Fairfield, IL, died on Monday, October 13, 2014.   Rick retired from the Fairfield Community High School after 34 years as a Physical Education Teacher. He coached Football, Wrestling, Cross Country and

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Ernest HollandErnest Holland Jr., 46 of Fairfield died at 7:05 PM, on Wednesday, October 8, 2014 at Fairfield Memorial Hospital.

Ernest is survived by a brother Gary Holland of Fairfield, a son Ernest Holland III of Albion, IL and a daughter

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91-year-old Fairfield resident, Fern Upton died at 11:30 a.m. Sunday, October 12 at Deaconess Hospital in Evansville.  She was a homemaker and had attended Jasper Baptist Church.

Survivors include two daughters, Deanna and husband Jim Clayton of Franklin, KY

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johnson picRuby J. Johnson, 91 of Enfield, died Sunday morning October 12, 2014 at the Enfield Nursing and Rehabilitation Center. Ruby had worked in many area nursing homes and had also worked in the area school cafeterias. She was of the

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Obit Pic - Wayne County PressLinda K. Weaver, 69 of rural Sandoval, died Sunday morning, October 12, 2014, at 8:30 a.m.   A native of Johnsonville, she worked as a teacher aide at Sandoval Grade School for 11½ years. She most recently worked for

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