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William J. Kinkead – Obituary

William J. Kinkead, age 92 years, a resident of Vienna, IL, passed away Tuesday morning December 3, 2013 at 7:30 a.m. at the Hillview Health Care Center in Vienna. Bill was born on April 19, 1921 in Chicago, IL. He was the son of James W. Kinkead and Emma V. …

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Herman Dean Chapman – Death notice

Herman Dean Chapman, age 66 years, a resident of rural Vienna, passed away Saturday evening, November 30, 2013, at 11:34 p.m. at the Heartland Regional Medical Center in Marion, Illinois. Funeral arrangements are incomplete at this time at Bailey Funeral Home in Vienna.

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Linda (Marshall) Riepshoff – Obituary

Linda (Marshall) Riepshoff, age 58 years, a resident of Goreville, Illinois, passed away Friday evening, November 29, 2013, at 11:41 p.m. at Memorial Hospital in Carbondale. Linda was born November 14, 1955 in East Prairie, Missouri. She was the daughter of Eddie & Bernice (Newberry) Marshall. Linda is survived by: …

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Virginia L. Colson – Death notice

Virginia L. Colson, age 78 years, a resident of Vienna and a former resident of Marion, Illinois, passed away Thursday afternoon, November 28, 2013, at 4:23 p.m. at the Heartland Regional Medical Center in Marion. Funeral arrangements are incomplete at this time at Bailey Funeral Home in Vienna.

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Sharon Alsip – Obituary

Sharon Alsip, age 65 years, a resident of Hanson, Kentucky and a former resident of Vienna, Illinois, passed away Tuesday morning, November 26, 2013, at 7:50 AM at her home. Sharon was born November 6, 1948 in Corning, Arkansas. She was the fourth of five children born to William Theodore …

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Virginia Ann Merrilees – Obituary

Merrilees, Virginia Ann (nee Reynolds) died after a long illness, Tuesday, November 26, 2013; beloved wife of the late David Sykes Merrilees, dearest mother of Jenny Merrilees Burt (Bradley Brent) and Robert David Merrilees (Joan Criswell-Merrilees); beloved grandmother of Rebecca Anne and Heather Jean Burt; Henry Abner, Kristin Margaret, and …

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Virginia Ann (Reynolds) Merrilees – Death notice

Virginia Ann (Reynolds) Merrilees, a resident of Creve Coeur, Missouri, passed away Tuesday morning, November 26, 2013, at her home. Funeral arrangements are incomplete at this time at Bailey Funeral Home in Vienna, Illinois.

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Sharon Alsip – Death notice

Sharon Alsip, 65, a resident of Hanson, Kentucky, passed away Tuesday morning, November 26, 2013, at 7:50 a.m. at her home. Funeral arrangements are incomplete at Bailey Funeral Home in Vienna.

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Illinois State Police District 22 to Be Out in Force during Thanksgiving Holiday

Ullin, IL – The Illinois State Police-District 22 are reminding residents to fasten their seat belts and drive sober over the Thanksgiving holiday or run the risk of receiving a ticket. District 22 is joining the Illinois Department of Transportation (IDOT) and local law enforcement agencies across the state to …

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Forby and Phelps urge Southern Illinois communities to unite again after devastating tornado

HARRISBURG, IL – After torrential thunderstorms and a tornado tore through Brookport and other parts of Illinois, state Rep. Brandon Phelps (D-Harrisburg) and state Sen. Gary Forby (D-Benton) are encouraged by the governor’s state of disaster proclamation following a tour of the damaged areas on Monday, and are urging local …

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