Obituaries

James D ElderJames D. Elder, 89, of Carmi, IL, died Sunday, July 13, 2014, at Deaconess Hospital in Evansville, IN.  A U.S. Navy veteran of WW II, he was a member of the VFW and American Legion. Other memberships include Kiwanis

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Connie Kittinger 2Connie Lou Kittinger, 75, of Carmi, IL, died Saturday, July 12, 2014, at St. Mary’s Medical Center in Evansville, IN. Connie began her career as a reservation agent for United Airlines, and later Ozark Airlines.  She was a member

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albrightRuby Ruth (Mick) Allbright, 80, of Carmi, died Saturday July 12, 2014 at Wabash Christian Retirement Center in Carmi.  Ruby worked as a CNA at Canterbury Manor in Waterloo, IL and as a home health care assistant through WADI,

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Donald BlackwellDonald E. Blackwell, 81, of Cisne, IL died at  2:35AM Saturday, July 12, 2014 at his home. Donald is a thirty year retiree from Caterpillar Tractor at Aurora, IL where he was an inspector and graphic artist.  He

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whiteDallas Eugene White, 68, of Grayville, died Friday, July 11, 2014, at his home.  His career was in the Unites States Armed Forces.  He began his military service in the Army during the Vietnam War.  Later, he

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tolliverAnthony Lee “Tink” Tolliver, age 41, of Clay City, Illinois died Thursday, July 10, 2014 in Franklin County, Illinois.

Surviving is his wife: Jamey Tolliver of Clay City; father: Ronnie Tolliver of Rinard; mother: Jeanetta (Rex) Daubs of Fairfield; 2

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Noel81-year-old McLeansboro, IL resident, Robert W. Noel died  at 12 noon Wednesday, July 9 at the VA Medical Center in Marion. A U.S. Marine Corps veteran of the Korean War, he had been a maintenance engineer.

Survivors include a

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63-year-old Fairfield resident, Victoria Gene Lynn died at 8:55 Thursday evening at the Fairfield Memorial Hospital Skilled Care Unit. She was a Special Education Teacher and held a Principal’s Certificate.

Survivors include her husband, Robert Lynn of Fairfield; her mother,

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Nada Upchurch90-year-old Dahlgren resident, Nada Juliet Upchurch died at 8:32 a.m. Thursday, July 10 at Good Samaritan Hospital in Mt. Vernon.

Survivors include a son, Marrill and wife Linda Upchurch of Dahlgren; three daughters, Judith Cermak of Mt. Vernon, Linda Snider

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Lily Bernice Turner Phelps, 80, died on Monday July 7, 2014 at her home.   She was a registered nurse.

Survivors include 3 sons, Keith L Phelps (Denise) of Ohio,  Martin W Phelps (Becky) of Belleville, IL, 

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