October 10, 1935 - - September 13, 2018
Billy G. Leonard, 82, formerly of Murphysboro and he more recently resided in the Cobden Nursing Home, passed away at 9:55 p.m. Thursday, September 13, 2018, at the Union County Hospital, Anna, Illinois.
Billy was born October 10, 1935, in Carbondale. He was raised by his mother Connie (Davis) Woods and his step father James Everett "Woodsie" Woods.
He was a Kitchen Labo ...
Robert "Bobby" Lee
July 31, 1964 - - August 26, 2018
Robert "Bobby" A. Lee, 54, passed away at 8:45 a.m. Sunday, August 26, 2018, at his residence in Eureka, Illinois.
Gravesite services will be held at 12:30 p.m. Saturday, September 1, 2018, at Mt. Carbon Cemetery. Family and friends are asked to meet at the cemetery. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the family.
Robert was born on July 31, 1964, in Murphysboro, Il ...
March 07, 1927 - - August 10, 2018
Doris Ann Lyerla, 91, of Murphysboro, passed away at 12:29 p.m. Friday, August 10, 2018, at Herrin Hospital in Herrin, Illinois.
Doris was born on March 7, 1927, in Murphysboro, Illinois, to Ernest Clinton and Anna (Bauer) Clinton.
She was a homemaker and she loved her grandchildren and great granddaughter. She enjoyed watching TV, working word search puzzles, and was a St. ...
December 04, 1921 - - July 09, 2018
Esther Lee Lipe, 96, of Murphysboro, passed away at 9:34 a.m. Monday, July 9, 2018, at Memorial Hospital of Carbondale.
Esther was born on December 4, 1921, in Jackson County, Illinois, to Charles Grafton Jarrett and Myrtle (Wagner) Jarrett.
She had worked at an ammunition plant in St. Louis during World War II. She was a homemaker and had also worked as a cook at the Washin ...
December 29, 1944 - - June 21, 2018
Robert W. Lipe, 73, of Carbondale, passed away at 3:51 a.m. Thursday, June 21, 2018, at his residence in Carbondale, Illinois.
Robert was born on December 29, 1944, in Jackson County, Illinois, to Willard Robert Lipe and Mary Elizabeth (Hooker) Lipe.
He had worked as an electronics technician. He also raised goats.
Robert married Dotty Lou Goodman on February 11, 1967, in ...
March 16, 1942 - - June 19, 2018
Jack Dean Lipe, 76, of Murphysboro, passed away at 2:15 p.m. Tuesday, June 19, 2018, at his residence in Murphysboro.
Jack was born on March 16, 1942, in Murphysboro, Illinois, to Willard “Bo” and Mary Elizabeth (Hooker) Lipe.
He was a truck driver and he enjoyed truck driving and tractors.
Mr. Lipe was a member of Christ Community Church in Murphysboro.
Jack married ...
Diana "Kim" Lively
September 14, 1959 - - February 12, 2018
Diane Kimberly "Kim" Lively, 58, of DeSoto, passed away at 6:15 p.m. Monday, February 12, 2018, at Memorial Hospital in Carbondale.
Kim was born on September 14, 1959, in Carbondale, to Daniel Young and Dianna (Hethmon) Young.
She started working at the Bank of Carbondale her senior year of high school. She had worked at several banks until they moved to West Virginia in 19 ...
October 19, 1960 - - December 09, 2017
Charles W. Leggans, 57, of Murphysboro, passed away at 10:35 a.m. Saturday, December 9, 2017, in Murphysboro.
Charles was born on October 19, 1960, in McLeansboro, Illinois, to Curtis Leggans and Patsy (Webb). She married Donald Clutts and Charles was raised by them.
He enjoyed spending time with his family, especially his granddaughter Adeline. He liked wood crafting and fo ...
February 13, 1954 - - November 27, 2017
Orysia Lillia Lamport, 63, of Murphysboro, passed away at 9:40 p.m. Monday, November 27, 2017, at her residence in Makanda.
Orysia was born on February 13, 1954, in Chicago, Illinois, to Mykola Iwachiw and Myra (Tanchak) Iwachiw.
She had worked as a reading aide for several years at Carruthers School and after her husband passed away, she went back to school to be able to tea ...
October 26, 1948 - - November 08, 2017
Carol Ann (Dycus) Lang, 69, of Murphysboro, passed away at 10:00 a.m. Wednesday, November 8, 2017, at Carbondale Memorial Hospital.
Carol was born on October 26, 1948, in Herrin, Illinois, to William "Bill" Dycus and Helena "Alice" (Armes) Dycus.
She was retired as a caseworker with the Franklin-Williamson County Department of Human Services.
Mrs. Lang was an artist. She wa ...