Thursday, January 20, 2022

Obituaries

Melvin L. Jeffords, Jr.

Melvin L. Jeffords, Jr., age 61 years, a resident of rural Golconda (the Dixon Springs community), passed away unexpectedly Saturday evening, January 8, 2022, at 9:22 PM at Massac Memorial Hospital in Metropolis, Illinois. Melvin was born May 14, 1960 in Paducah, Kentucky.  He was the eldest of three children …

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Mike Bagby

Mike Bagby, age 73 years, a resident of Seymour, Indiana and a former resident of Cypress, passed away November 21, 2021. Mike was born November 4, 1948 in Cairo, Illinois. He was the son of Albert and Effie (Harvell) Bagby. Mike was united in marriage to Sue (nee Gore) Morris. …

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William “Bill” Sullivan

William “Bill” Sullivan, age 73 years, a resident of rural Tunnel Hill, Illinois, passed away Monday afternoon, December 27, 2021, at 5 PM at his home.  At the time of his passing, Bill was surrounded by members of his loving family. Bill was born December 24, 1948 in rural Marion, …

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Clara Faye Perry

Clara Faye Perry, age 90 years, a resident of rural Goreville, Illinois, passed away Monday evening, December 27, 2021, at 6:10 PM at her home.  At the time of her passing, Clara Faye was surrounded by members of her loving family. Clara Faye was born March 31, 1931 in Johnson …

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Dennis Sherman Newbold

Dennis Sherman Newbold, Jr., age 74, a resident of Inverness, Florida, and a former resident of Highland, Indiana, passed away of a heart attack, November 25, 2021, at 11:55 a.m., at  his home. Denny was born in East Chicago, Lake County, Indiana, August 25, 1947, to Dennis Sherman Newbold, Sr. …

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Johnny Warren

Bro. Johnny Warren, age 58, of Marion, passed away on Friday, December 17, 2021 at 2:38 p.m. at Barnes Jewish Hospital. He was born on January 2, 1963 to Elige and Lois (Robertson) Warren in Cairo.  Johnny attended school in Dongola. He then went in to business with his family …

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Joyce Little Collins

Joyce Little Collins, 89, of Karnak, passed away at 9:45 p.m. Sunday, December 19, 2021 at the Southgate Nursing and Rehabilitation Center in Metropolis. Joyce was born March 8, 1932 in Karnak. She was a graduate of the Karnak High School. Joyce was a member of the First United Methodist …

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Iva L. McHugh

Iva L. McHugh, age 94 years, a resident of Carrier Mills and a former resident of Vienna, Illinois passed away Wednesday evening, December 15, 2021, at 8:50 PM at the Carrier Mills Nursing and Rehabilitation Center. Iva was born August 9, 1927 at Belknap, Illinois. She was the youngest of …

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Ruth Spraggs

Ruth Spraggs, age 88 years, a resident of Vienna and a former resident of Cypress, Illinois, passed away Tuesday afternoon, December 14, 2021, at 5:15 PM at the Metropolis Nursing and Rehabilitation Center. Ruth was born March 26, 1933 on the family farm in Union County Illinois.  She was the …

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James Edward “Jim” King

James Edward “Jim” King, age 91 of Joppa, Illinois was called home on December 14, 2021 at approximately 7:20 a.m.  He was surrounded by his loving family in the comfort of his own home. He was born December 16, 1929 in Metropolis, Illinois. He was a 1947 graduate of Joppa …

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