Monday, July 4, 2022

Obituaries

Bonnie “Rosalie” Hand

Bonnie “Rosalie” Hand, age 87 years, a resident of Vienna, passed away Friday morning, April 22, 2022, at 8:58 AM at the Southgate Nursing and Rehabilitation Center in Metropolis, Illinois. “Rosie” as she was known to family and friends, was born March 4, 1935 in Belknap, Illinois. She was the …

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Betty Sieber

Betty Sieber, age 90 years, a resident of rural Buncombe, Illinois and a former resident of the Dixon Springs community in Pope County Illinois, passed away peacefully Friday morning, April 22, 2022, at 4:57 AM at her home. Betty was born November 15, 1931 in Julesburg, Colorado. She was the …

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Lora L. Brown

Lora L. Brown, age 79 years, a resident of Vienna, passed away Wednesday evening, April 20, 2022, at 7:22 PM at the home of her grandson near Grand Chain, Illinois. Lora was born November 28, 1942 in the Ganntown community in Johnson County Illinois. She was the daughter of John …

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Raymond N. Smithson

Neil Smithson, age 83 years, a resident of rural Buncombe, Illinois and a former resident of Turrell, Arkansas, passed away Monday morning, April 18, 2022, at his home. Neil was born May 10, 1938 in Turrell, Arkansas.  He was the son of Tom Abe and Evelyn (Qualls) Smithson. Neil was …

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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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Johnathan “John” Cain Skamser

John C. Skamser, 43, of Vienna, Illinois passed awayApril 11, 2022 at his home. John was born on December 9, 1987 in Marion, Illinois to Evelyn Marie (Thompson) Skamser and Danny Duane Skamser, Sr. John is survived by his children; Heaven Garza and Austin Garza both of Vienna, IL. His …

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James (Jim) Lipe

James (Jim) Lipe, 80, of Karnak passed away at 2:52 a.m. Saturday, April 16, 2022 at Baptist Health in Paducah, Kentucky. Jim was born September 13, 1941 in Karnak. He was a graduate of the Karnak High School. Jim had retired as a forklift operator for Caterpillar in Joliet in …

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Robert W. Bailey

Robert W. Bailey, age 60 years, a resident of Vienna, passed away Sunday morning, April 17, 2022, at 11:28 a.m. at his home. Robert was born May 5, 1961 in Marion, Illinois.  He was the son of Lowell Laverne Bailey and Wanda L. (Wright) Bailey. Robert is survived by: his …

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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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