Saturday, February 4, 2023

Obituaries

Larry Russell King

Larry Russell King, of Belknap, IL, formerly of Grand Chain, IL, left this world on Monday, February 21st, surrounded by his wife of almost 45 years, Diana Sue “Susie” (Lewis) King, son Brandon King (wife Erin) and daughter Amanda King. He was 69. His life was spent in full dedication …

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John L. “Smiley” Burnett

John L. “Smiley” Burnett, age 78 of Paducah, Kentucky formerly of Bardwell, Kentucky passed away at 4:52 am on Sunday, February 20, 2022 at his daughter’s residence. Graveside services will be held at 11:00 am on Wednesday, February 23, 2022 at Metropolis Memorial Gardens with Bro. Jason Burnett officiating.  John …

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Barbara Tapley

Barbara Tapley, age 78 years, a resident of Vienna, passed away Sunday morning, February 20, 2022, at 11:13 a.m. at St. Francis Medical Center in Cape Girardeau, Missouri. Barbara was born August 23, 1943 in Cape Girardeau County Missouri.  She was the daughter of Ernest A. and Mable L. (Sutton) …

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Robert “Bob” Eastwood

Robert “Bob” Eastwood entered very peacefully into his Heavenly rest on Wednesday, February 16, 2022 at 7:30 AM at the Metropolis Nursing and Rehabilitation Center. Bob dearly loved his family and for as long as he was able, spent most of his retirement years spending time with his wife and …

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James W. Chandler

James W. Chandler, age 66 years, a resident of New Burnside, Illinois, passed away Thursday evening, February 10, 2022, at 8:51 PM at Harrisburg Medical Center. Jim was born March 15, 1955 in Aurora, Illinois. He was the son of Lawrence “Larry” Chandler and Kathryn (Mohan) Chandler. Jim was first …

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Delores Taylor

Delores Taylor, of Austin, Texas passed away on February 10th, 2022 in Austin. Delores was born May 8th, 1933 to Homer and Velma Anderson in Vienna, Illinois. After attending Vienna High School, she was married at the age of 17 to Herbert (Gene) Taylor in 1950. They both began careers …

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Francis Littlepage

Francis Littlepage, age 91 years, a resident of Antioch, California and a native of Johnson County Illinois, passed away January 8, 2022. He was born April 19, 1930.   He is survived by a son – Jim Littlepage; as well as a son – Donnie, daughter – Chantelle, son – …

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Barbara Nell Robertson

Barbara Nell Robertson, age 82 years, a resident of Pontiac, Illinois and a former resident of Metropolis and Johnson County Illinois, passed away Wednesday, February 2, 2022, at Accolade Health Care Center in Pontiac. Barbara was born January 6, 1940 in Buncombe (Elvira Township) Illinois.  She was the daughter of …

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Claude E. Pease

Claude E. Pease, age 88 years, a resident of rural Grand Chain, passed away Wednesday, February 2, 2022, at 10:57 AM at Mercy Health – Lourdes Hospital in Paducah, Kentucky. Claude was born November 21, 1933 in Vienna, Illinois.  He was the son of Sylvester and Anna (Truitt) Pease. Claude …

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Brenda Kay Lingle

Brenda Kay Lingle, age 69 years, a resident of rural Lick Creek community, passed away Monday, February 7, 2022 at 7:47 a.m. at her residence. Brenda was born September 11, 1952 in New Burnside, Illinois.  She was the daughter of Charlie and Thelma (Boren) Atherton. On May 21, 1977, she …

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