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Week of Nov. 12, 2012
Leonard Waller Jr.
Pastor Leonard E. Waller Jr., 48, Oblong, died at 5:25 a.m. Thursday, Nov. 15, 2012, at his residence following a courageous battle against cancer.
The funeral will be at 2 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 18, 2012, at Oblong First Christian Church, Oblong, with Pastor Phil Kessen officiating. Burial will be in the Oblong Cemetery, Oblong. Visitation is from 2 to 5 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 17, 2012, at the First Christian Church, Oblong.
Wilma Dell Xanders, 78, of Robinson, Ill, died at 10:17 p.m. EST at her daughter's residence in Martinsville, Ind.
Graveside services will be held at 1:00 p.m. on Monday, November 19, at the Palestine Cemetery, Palestine, with Pastor Mike Irvin officiating. There will be a private family visitation from 10:00 a.m. until 12:30 p.m. at the Goodwine Funeral Home, in Robinson.
Betty McCleave, 83, of Flat Rock, Ill. passed away at 6:30 p.m. on Wednesday, November 14, 2012 at St. Mary's Hospital in Evansville, Indiana.
Funeral Services will be held Saturday, November 17 at the First Missionary Baptist Church in Flat Rock, at 11:00 a.m. with Pastor John Mulvaney officiating. Burial will follow at the Jones Cemetery. Visitation will be held on Friday, November 16 from 4:00-7:00 p.m. at the church, and preceding the service from 9:00-11:00 a.m. on Saturday.
Avis May McCord, 89, of Robinson, formerly of Palestine, died at 5:55 a.m. Friday, Nov. 16, 2012 at the Crawford Memorial Hospital, Robinson.
Arrangements are pending at the Goodwine Funeral Home, Palestine.
Marilyn Sue Davis, 71, rural Dieterich, died about 4:30 p.m. Monday, Nov. 12, 2012, at Lutheran Care Center, Altamont.
Funeral is 2 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 17, at the Cornerstone Christian Church, 3600 South Banker Street, Effingham, with Carroll Ross officiating. Burial is in Mt. Zion Cemetery, south of Elliottstown. Visitation is from 5-8 p.m. Friday at Blake-Wright Funeral Home, Dieterich, and 30 minutes before the service at the church.
Virginia R. Wheat, 89, Newton, died about 7:40 a.m. Wednesday, Nov. 14, 2012, at San Jacinto Methodist Hospital, Baytown, Texas.
Arrangements are under the care of the Blake-Buchanan Funeral Home, Newton.
Mary Elizabeth Kessler Logan, 95, Newton, died about 7:05 a.m. Sunday, Nov. 11, 2012, at St. Anthony's Memorial Hospital, Effingham.
Mass of Christian Burial is 11 a.m. Saturday, Nov. 17, at St. Mary of the Assumption Catholic Church, Ste. Marie, with Fr. Al Kemme celebrating mass. Burial is in St. Mary's Cemetery, Ste. Marie. Visitation will be held one hour before the mass.
Margaret E. Newbold, 93, Oblong, Ill., passed away at 5:45 a.m. Monday, Nov. 12, 2012, at the Long Term Care Unit of Crawford Memorial Hospital, Robinson, Ill.
The funeral will be 10:30 a.m. Friday, Nov. 16, 2012, at the First Christian Church, Oblong, with Chaplain Sally Legg and Bro. Dee Wolfe officiating. Burial will be in the Oblong Cemetery. Visitation is from 5-8 p.m. Thursday at the First Christian Church, Oblong and Friday from 9 a.m. until service time.
James C. "Jimmy Joe" Price, 70, Newton, died about 5:16 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 11, 2012, at St. Anthony's Memorial Hospital, Effingham.
Funeral is 10 a.m. Thursday, Nov. 15, at Scott Avenue Christian Church, rural Newton, with Mark Wilkinson officiating. Burial is in Mound Cemetery, Willow Hill. Visitation is from 4-8 p.m. Wednesday at Blake-Buchanan Funeral Home, Newton, and 30 minutes prior to the service at the church.
Dean Pelley M.D.
Dean J. Pelley, M.D., of Fripp Island, S.C., formerly of Robinson, Ill., died Thursday, Nov. 8, 2012, at 5 a.m. in Evansville, Ind.
A memorial service will be held in Robinson at the First United Methodist Church on Saturday, Nov. 17, at 3 p.m. followed by a reception. Internment at the Fripp Island Columbarium will be held at a later date.
Mrs. E. Virginia Anderson, age 93, of Hutsonville, Ill., died Saturday, Nov. 10, 2012, at Cotillion Ridge Nursing Center, Robinson, Ill., following a long period of declining health.
Funeral services will be Wednesday, Nov. 14, 2012, at 11 a.m. at Pulliam Funeral Home, Hutsonville, with Rev. Lynette Barnett and Rev. Bessie Adams officiating. Visitation will be Tuesday, Nov. 13, 2012, from 5-8 p.m. at Pulliam Funeral Home, Hutsonville. Burial will be in the Hutsonville Cemetery.
Charles Glosser Jr.
Charles Glosser Jr., 85, rural Greenup, died about 5:30 a.m. Friday, Nov. 9, 2012, in rural Cumberland County.
Graveside service was 11 a.m. today, Nov. 12, at Block Cemetery, rural Greenup. Arrangements are under the care of the Bishop Funeral Home, Greenup.
Norman Jackson Sr.
Norman Keith Jackson Sr., 68, Berea, Ky., formally of West Union, died Thursday, Nov. 8, 2012, at his residence of congestive heart failure.
Funeral is 1 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 15, at Bowling Funeral Home Chapel, London, Ky., with Dennis Proffitt officiating. Burial is in Rough Creek Cemetery, London, Ky. Visitation is after 6 p.m. Wednesday. Military honors will be conducted by the local DAV.
Jerry S. Craig, age 67, of Greenville, Ill., passed away Nov. 10, 2012, after a long battle with cancer.
A memorial service to celebrate his life will be held Thursday, Nov. 15, 2012, at 7 p.m. at The Greenville First Christian Church. Visitation will be Thursday from 5-7 p.m. prior to the service.
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