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Deloris J. Wilson

Deloris J. Wilson, nee English, 91, of New Athens, IL, born January 19, 1930 in Herrin, IL, passed away Sunday July 18, 2021 at Memorial Hospital in Belleville, IL. Deloris retired from St. Elizabeth Hospital in Belleville, IL. Mrs. Wilson was preceded in death by her...

Ruth M. Becker

Ruth Marie Becker, nee Walters, 100, of New Athens, IL, born October 5, 1920 in Lenzburg, IL passed away on Friday July 16, 2021 at the New Athens Home for the Aged in New Athens, IL. She received her Lenzburg High School diploma in 1936. She married Earl W. Becker on...

Clifford E. Owens

Clifford Eugene Owens, 94, of Mascoutah, IL, born May 18, 1927 in Coulterville, IL, passed away Saturday July 10, 21 at Brightly Senior Living Center in Mascoutah, IL. Mr. Owens had been a lab and x-ray technician for 18 years in area hospitals, was a lab analyst for...

Archie Dean Dierks

DIERKS Archie Dean Dierks, 94, of Marissa, IL; born on March 13, 1927 in Sparta, IL; passed away on Saturday, July 10, 2021 at his home. Archie owned and operated Colorama TV in Sparta for over forty-five years.  He was a people person that enjoyed going to other...

Rita Kay Walker

WALKER Rita Kay Walker, 79, of Sparta, IL; born on October 20, 1941 in Sparta, IL; passed away on Monday, July 5, 2021 in Sparta, IL. Rita worked at Walmart in Sparta for over 20 years before retiring.  She loved her Walmart crew.  Rita had a sweet tooth and enjoyed a...

James B. Derwort

James B. Derwort, 73, of Marissa, IL, born April 15, 1948 in St. Louis, MO, passed away on Saturday July 3, 2021 at Cotton Point Living Center in Matthews, MO.  Mr. Derwort was a school teacher. He was preceded in death by his parents; Bernard and Jessie (Powell)...