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Janice C. Simmons

SIMMONS Janice Carol (King) Simmons, 76, of Sparta, IL, born November 19, 1944 in Brownsville, TX, passed away on Wednesday, March 3, 2021 at Kindred Hospital in St. Louis, MO. She retired from her job as a secretary for Russell J. Smith, Inc. in St. Louis, MO.  Mrs....

Norma Jean “Jeannie” Robison

ROBISON Norma Jean “Jeannie” Robison, 77, of Sparta, IL; born on November 26, 1943 in Perryville, MO; went home to be with the Lord on Sunday, February 28, 2021 at Memorial Hospital in Belleville, IL. Jeannie loved taking care of her family and did it well.  Her...

Vicki Rae Dierks

DIERKS Vicki Rae Dierks, 66, of Sparta, IL; born on September 25, 1954 in Red Bud, IL; passed away on Friday, February 26, 2021 at her home surrounded by her loving family. Vicki worked as a cook at Sparta Lincoln Primary School.  She enjoyed dancing and playing...

Margaret “Peggy” Coulter

Margaret A. “Peggy” Coulter, nee Grist, 84, of Marissa, IL, born August 6, 1936 in Shawnee, OK, passed away on Monday February 22, 2021 at Memorial Hospital in Belleville, IL. She was a retired secretary at University of Missouri – St. Louis.  Mrs....

Debra “Debbie” Hook

HOOK Debra “Debbie” Diane Hook, 65, of Sparta, IL; born on March 14, 1955 in St. Louis, MO; passed away on Friday, February 19, 2021 at her home. Debbie rescued animals of all kinds and was a collector of many treasures.  She loved her grandchildren and her pets. ...