Saturday, February 4, 2023

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Elvis McGinnis

Elvis McGinnis, age 76 of Metropolis, Illinois passed away at 12:57 am on Wednesday, April 13, 2022 at Massac Memorial Hospital. Funeral services will be held at 1 pm on Tuesday, April 19, 2022 at Aikins-Farmer-Loftus-McManus Funeral Home with Rev. Frank Forthman, Jr. officiating. Burial will follow in the Metropolis …

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Joyce R. Rider Inman

Joyce R. Rider Inman, 88, of Grand Chain, passed away at 8:34 a.m. Wednesday, April 13, 2022 at the Southgate Nursing and Rehabilitation Center in Metropolis. Joyce was born October 17, 1933 in Dongola, the daughter of Ralph and Vesta Fischer Rider. She married George Inman on November 4, 1956. …

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Bonnie L. Marks

Bonnie L. Marks, age 66 years, a resident of Eldorado, Illinois, passed away Saturday, April 9, 2022, at Evelyn’s House of Hope in St. Louis, Missouri. Bonnie was born March 2, 1956 in Marion, Illinois.  She was the daughter of Floyd Ford and Betty L. (Morris) Ford. Bonnie is survived …

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Loretta Cullison

Loretta Cullison, 57, of Belknap, passed away at 6:58 p.m. Wednesday, April 6, 2022 at the Southgate Nursing and Rehabilitation Center in Metropolis. Loretta was born May 23,1964 in Metropolis, Illinois. She loved spending time with her family. She enjoyed bird watching and was of the Baptist Faith. Loretta is …

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James D. “Jim” McKeller

James D. “Jim” McKeller, age 82 years, a resident of rural Tunnel Hill, Illinois, passed away Wednesday evening, April 6, 2022, at 8:32 PM at the Heartland Regional Medical Center in Marion, Illinois. Jim was born September 10, 1939 in Ballard County, Kentucky. He was the son of Archie and …

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Genevieve Trovillion

Genevieve Trover Trovillion, passed away peacefully to heaven Thursday, March 5, 2020, at the home of her daughter and son-in-law, Sarah T. Parks and Craig Parks in Reno, Nevada. Genevieve was born on December 6, 1918 in Ilmo, a small town in Missouri, the second child of Frederick Trover and …

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What’s next for the Illinois parole board?

Johnson County resident not retained on board By Beth Hundsdorfer Capitol News Illinois In a rare move earlier this week, the state Senate rejected a gubernatorial appointee to the Illinois Prisoner Review Board that passed through its Executive Appointment Committee with a recommendation. The Senate vote may be the beginning …

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James Dillard Alsip

James Dillard Alsip, age 86 years, a resident of Vienna, passed away Saturday evening, March 19, 2022, at Barnes-Jewish Hospital in St. Louis, Missouri. Dillard was born May 11, 1935 in Simpson, Illinois.  He was the second of four children born to Gilbert and Dorothy K. (Murrie) Alsip. On May …

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Gary L. Johnson

  On March 16, 2022, Gary Lee Johnson, loving husband, father of four, Papa of 10 and great grandfather of four, passed away after a long battle with Lewy Body Dementia. Gary was born on Dec. 15, 1947, to Leo and Vivian (Betts) Johnson in Belknap, IL.  He worked for …

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