June 12, 1931 - - April 19, 2018
Bill L. Cripps, 86, of Murphysboro, passed away at 9 p.m. Thursday, April 19, 2018, at Memorial Hospital of Carbondale.
Bill was born on June 12, 1931, in Jackson County, Illinois, to Marvin and Helen Cripps.
He worked as an automobile mechanic and working on cars was his life.
Bill married Evelyn White on December 12, 1957, in Perryville, Missouri, and she preceded hi ...
June 07, 1951 - - March 31, 2018
Billy L. Craig, 66, of Murphysboro, passed away at 3:45 a.m. Saturday, March 31, 2018, at his residence in Murphysboro, Illinois.
Billy was born on June 7, 1951, in Herrin, Illinois, to Orville Kenneth Craig and Ruby (Cain) Craig.
He had worked as a maintenance electrician at BICC Cable in DuQuoin, Illinois. He liked to hunt and watch Cardinal Baseball games.
Billy married ...
April 16, 1954 - - October 22, 2017
Ruth Ann Cook, 63, of Murphysboro, passed away at 8:40 p.m. on Sunday, October 22, 2017, at Memorial Hospital in Carbondale.
Ruth was born on April 16, 1954, in Murphysboro, to Harry Murphy, Sr. and Vivian Ruth (Adkins) Murphy.
She had worked for thirty years at SIU-Carbondale and retired as an office manager.
Mrs. Cook was a member of St. Andrew Catholic Church in Murphysbo ...
Charles "Charlie" Crowell
August 18, 1922 - - July 26, 2017
Charles "Charlie" F. Crowell, 94, of Murphysboro, passed away at his home in Murphysboro on Wednesday, July 26, 2017.
Charles was born on August 18, 1922, in Murphysboro, and was the fourth son of James Edward Crowell and Cora Alice (Reynolds) Crowell. He was preceded in death by his parents, and three brothers Edward, Louie, and Howard and his sister Helen.
He began work at ...
September 10, 1956 - - July 23, 2017
Sandra Kay Cantrell, 60, of Murphysboro, passed away at 6:45 a.m. Sunday, July 23, 2017, at St. Joseph Memorial Hospital in Murphysboro.
Sandra was born on September 10, 1956, in Carbondale, to Paul Clover and Beulah Mae (Ozburn) Clover.
She was a housewife, but she was also "jack of all trades". She could crochet, upholster, garden, and anything else that she set her mind t ...
Marilyn "Sue" Cochran
November 04, 1935 - - June 15, 2017
Marilyn "Sue" Cochran, 81, of Murphysboro, went to be with the Lord at 2:55 p.m. Thursday, June 15, 2017, at Manor Court of Carbondale.
Marilyn was born on November 4, 1935, in Anna, Illinois, to Lonnie Norman and Reba (Teal) Norman.
Mrs. Cochran loved the Lord. She was a member of Victory Christian Fellowship in Murphysboro.
Sue married Jackie E. Cochran on June 8, 19 ...
March 03, 1928 - - March 08, 2017
Pearledith Counce, 89, of Murphysboro, passed away at 9:30 a.m. Wednesday, March 8, 2017, at her residence in Murphysboro.
Pearledith was born on March 3, 1928, in Murphysboro, Illinois, to Rosser A. Powell and Kathleen (Reeder) Powell.
She had worked for twenty-eight years as an operator and repair clerk for the General Telephone Company.
Mrs. Counce was a member of t ...
December 11, 1935 - - March 04, 2017
Billie Eugene Carter, 81, of Murphysboro, passed away at 6:50 a.m. Saturday, March 4, 2017, at Memorial Hospital of Carbondale.
Billie was born on December 11, 1935, in Murphysboro, Illinois, to Fred Carter and Lila (Law) Carter.
He had work many years at Com-Pac in Carbondale.
Mr. Carter was a good hard working man and a loving husband, father and grandfather.
He had att ...
March 21, 1935 - - February 14, 2017
Fred Cripps, 81, of Murphysboro, passed away at 2:25 a.m. Tuesday, February 14, 2017, at the DuQuoin Nursing and Rehabilitation at DuQuoin, Illinois.
Fred was born on March 21, 1935, in Murphysboro, to Joe Cripps, and Nora (Moutria) Cripps.
He had been the Sand Ridge Road Commissioner for twenty years.
Fred was a heavy equipment salesman and had worked for E. T. Simm ...
June 01, 1926 - - January 07, 2017
Wanda Coffel, 90, of Murphysboro, passed away at 11:35 a.m. Saturday, January 7, 2017, at Memorial Hospital of Carbondale.
Wanda was born on June to 12, 1926, in Herrin, Illinois, to Bill and Mae (Bradley) Mulkin.
She had worked for over 30 years as a licensed nurse beginning at Marshall Browning Hospital in DuQuoin, then at the Carbondale Clinic, and finally retiring from t ...