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Norman "Doc" Melvin


Norman “Doc” Melvin, 88, went to be with the Lord on April 20, 2024. Norman was born on September 3, 1935, in West Frankfort, Illinois, to Roy and Ava Melvin. He is survived by his...

Frankie Howard Benton


Frankie Lou Howard, 95, of Benton passed away on April 14, 2024. Frankie Lou was born on November 24, 1928 in Whittington, IL. Her parents were Dwight and Lois Sneed. She had four sisters who...

Dorothea Sneed Benton


Dorothea Sneed, 90, of Benton, passed away on Sunday April 7th, 2024, at Franklin Hospital. She was born February 15th, 1934, and was a lifelong resident of Benton. She spent several years as a...

Karen Jennings Logan


Karen Sue "Sudie" Jennings, 78, of Logan passed away at 3:10 P.M. on Thursday afternoon, April 11, 2024 at SSM Health Good Samaritan Hospital in Mt. Vernon. Karen was born in Benton, IL...

Kenneth Doty Benton


Kenneth Hale Doty, 84, of Benton passed away on Monday, April, 8, 2024 at Deaconess Gateway Hospital in Newburgh, Indiana. Mr. Doty was born on June 17, 1939 the son of Cecil & Rosalie...

Janice Briley Sesser


Janice Lynn Briley, 72, of Sesser passed away on Monday afternoon March 18, 2024 at Barnes Hospital in St. Louis, MO. Ms. Briley was born in Christopher, IL on April 8, 1951 the daughter of Virgil...

Arlie Kraft Benton


Arlie Sam Kraft, 99, of Benton passed away Saturday evening March 30, 2024 at StoneBridge Nursing & Rehab Center in Benton. He was born in Franklin County, IL on December 31, 1924 the son of...

Lorene Jones Whittington


Lorene Rebecca Jones peacefully passed away on March 28, 2024, at the age of 100, in Whittington, IL. Lorene was born in Centralia, IL on July 8, 1923, the daughter of Claud Britton and Jessie...

Jayce Weeks DuQuoin


Jayce Cooper Weeks, 9 months of age, from DuQuoin, Illinois, sadly departed this earth on March 17th, 2024.  Jayce  was proceeded in death by a grandmother: Tonya Thornton, great...

Scott Mitchell Benton


In Loving Memory of Scott Mitchell December 10, 1959 - March 15, 2024 It is with heavy hearts that we announce the passing of our beloved Scott, a loving father, devoted papa, and an exceptional...
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