June 19, 1922 - - April 03, 2018
Bill E. Daum, 95, of Murphysboro, passed away at 11:16 a.m. Tuesday, April 3, 2018, at Manor Court of Carbondale.
Bill was born on June 19, 1922, in Murphysboro, to Carl and Ella (Emling) Daum. He and his wife and family lived in the house that his father built and Bill lived there up until four years ago.
He had started working for Preston Jones carrying newspapers and then ...
June 01, 1934 - - April 01, 2018
Jane House, 83, passed away at her residence in Murphysboro on Sunday, April 1, 2018.
Jane was born on June 1, 1934, in DeSoto, Illinois, to Lester Crane and Lorene (Hawkins) Crane.
She had worked at the former Brown Shoe Company in Murphysboro and she was an elderly caregiver and had worked at the former Jackson County Nursing Home in Murphysboro. She used to crochet and qu ...
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 ...
Michael "Skip" Gale
July 04, 1948 - - March 31, 2018
Michael L. "Skip" Gale, 69, of Gorham, passed away at 10:10 p.m. Saturday, March 31, 2018, at the V.A. Medical Center at Marion, Illinois.
Michael was born on July 4, 1948, in Gorham, Illinois, to Norman Leroy Gale and Norma Lea (Gulley) Gale.
He had worked as an automobile mechanic.
Mr. Gale served in the U.S. Army during the Vietnam Conflict. He was a member of the Americ ...
March 07, 1941 - - March 23, 2018
Julia A. (Poe) Endres, 77, of Murphysboro, passed away at 1:40 p.m. Friday, March 23, 2018, at her residence in Murphysboro.
Julia was born on March 7, 1941, in Murphysboro, to Dick Poe and Sarah (Dameron) Poe.
She had worked as a meat wrapper at several area grocery stores including Kroger, IGA in Marion, and National Foods for a total of twenty six years.
Julia loved her ...
William (Bill) White
October 08, 1939 - - March 22, 2018
William (Bill) H. White, 78, of Murphysboro, died at 7:57 a.m. Thursday, March 22, 2018, at his residence in Murphysboro.
He was born on October 8, 1939, to Teresa (Brown) and C..Edgar White. He married Judy Maes on February 19, 1977.
Survivors include his wife, one son Ryan of Murphysboro;
grandchildren Holden and Morgan,
one sister Judith Ann Tweedy and one brothe ...
November 11, 1928 - - March 22, 2018
Bonnie June Brouillette, 89, of Murphysboro, passed away at 5:25 a.m. Thursday, March 22, 2018, at St. Francis Medical Center in Peoria, Illinois.
Bonnie was born on November 11, 1928, in Jackson County, Illinois, to Ed Hughes and Ella (Fricke) Hughes Evans.
Bonnie had worked at the Brown Shoe Factory and then later at St. Joseph Memorial Hospital. Then she worked as a servi ...
June 08, 1963 - - March 12, 2018
Louanne Mary Tackitt, 54, of Makanda, passed away at 3:20 pm Monday, March 12, 2018, at Memorial Hospital in Carbondale.
Louanne was born on June 8, 1963, in Manchester, TN, to William Shockley and Velma Iona (Allison) Shockley.
She was a homemaker. She used to do embroidery work. She enjoyed collecting Barbies and Avon keepsakes. She also enjoyed going to yard sales and go ...
February 09, 1971 - - March 09, 2018
Eric Scott Elllis, 47, of Murphysboro, passed away at 1:18 p.m. Friday, March 9, 2018, at his residence in Murphysboro.
Eric was born on February 9, 1971, in Murphysboro, to Eldon Dwayne Ellis, Sr. and Norma (Crow) Ellis.
Eric loved the outdoors, and fishing was his favorite way to spend time when he would be with his family. He was a fan of the St. Louis Cardinals and St. L ...
July 16, 1954 - - March 09, 2018
Richard Allen Gill, 63, of Carbondale, passed away at 5:13 a.m. Friday, March 9, 2018, at his residence in Carbondale, Illinois.
Richard was born on July 16, 1954, in Murphysboro, Illinois, to Harold Lafe Gill and Susie (Stanton) Gill.
He had been a musician.
Richard is survived by four daughters Sarah Gill of Broken Arrow, OK, Shannon, Gill, Rachel Gill and Jennifer Gill al ...