Obituaries

Local obituaries.

Joanna Riggs Smith

Joanna Riggs Smith age 81 of Greenville, Illinois, passed away at 1:46 a.m. Tuesday, June 5, 2018 at Barnes-Jewish Hospital in St. Louis with her family by her side. Memorial funeral services will be held...

Gene File

Gene File aged 92 of Pocahontas, passed away at 8:05 a.m. Saturday, June 2, 2018 at home surrounded by his family. Funeral services will be held at 10 a.m. Friday, June 8, 2018 at the...

Shirley J. Hardy

Shirley J. Hardy, age 86 of Greenville, formerly of Cahokia, IL. passed away at 2:00 p.m. Saturday, June 2, 2018 in the Oliver C. Anderson Hospital with her family at her side. A Celebration of...

Larry A. Davis

Larry A. Davis, age 72 of Carlyle, passed away at St. Mary’s Hospital in Centralia on Friday, June 1, 2018. Mr. Davis was born on July 31, 1945, in Alton, Illinois, a...

Margaret E. Melcher

Margaret E. Melcher, age 98 of Highland, IL, died Thursday, May 31, 2018, at Hitz Memorial Home in Alhambra, IL. She was born April 12, 1920, in Parkersburg, WV, the daughter of Earl and Evalena...

William Arthur Hubbard

William Arthur Hubbard, age 72 of Church Rock, New Mexico, passed away at his home after a long illness on May 26, 2018. Funeral services will be held 3:30 p.m. Tuesday, June 5, 2018 in...

Shelby R. Miller

Shelby R. Miller, age 57, of Mulberry Grove, passed away Thursday, May 31 at her home. A memorial service for 57 year old Shelby R. Miller will be at a later date. ...

William T. “Tom” Funderburk

William T. “Tom” Funderburk, 83, of Pocahontas, IL died Wednesday, May 30, 2018, at home, surrounded by his family. Tom was born, March 13, 1935, in New Berlin, IL, to Lester Ray and Helen Melinda...

Hannelore “Lore” Fulbright

Hannelore “Lore” Fulbright, 88, of Highland, IL died Tuesday, May 29, 2018, at her residence. Lore was born August 24, 1929, in Bavaria, Germany. Lore grew up in Germany during a very tumultuous time. She lost...

Lucille Koontz Gum

Lucille Gum, age 87 of Tamalco, passed away at 4:27 a.m. Tuesday, May 29, 2018 at St. Elizabeth's Hospital in O'Fallon where she had been a patient for 36 hours. Funeral services will be held...