Geraldine D. Magee Llewellyn
Geraldine D. Magee Llewellyn, 76, of Anna, died at 3:21 p.m. Tuesday, Jan. 3, 2023, at her home. She was born on April 10, 1946, in Sikeston, Mo., the daughter of Elisha Alexander Magee and Bunav Williams Magee. Survivors include her daughters, Kimberly (Jeff) Hickam of Jonesboro, Michelle (Glenn)...
Alice Faye Bridewell
Alice Faye Bridewell, of Grand Chain, died Wednesday, Jan. 4, 2023, at Southgate Nursing and Rehabilitation Center in Metropolis. She was born on Aug. 30, 1935, the daughter of James Benjamin McCabe and Goldie Gertrude Oller, and grew up in Tamms.  She was married to Edmond George Bridewell until...
Jeremy Daniel Bigham
Our beloved Jeremy began the New Year with the Lord, passing peacefully at his home. Jeremy Daniel Bigham, 33, of Olive Branch, was born on July 6, 1989, in Cape Girardeau, the son of William and Pamela Kirby Bigham. Jeremy attended Egyptian High School and was a graduate of the class of 2007. He...
Dixie Lee Ross Anderson
Dixie Lee Ross Anderson, 55, of Dix, died after a 3 1/2-year battle with cancer on Wednesday, Dec. 28, 2022, at Nature Trail Nursing Home in Mount Vernon. She was born on Aug. 1, 1967, in West Frankfort, the daughter of Bill and Elizabeth Smith Ross. She had accepted Jesus Christ as her Lord and...
Yvonne Wagner
Yvonne Wagner, 86, of Cape Girardeau, died at 6:06 p.m. Tuesday, Dec. 27, 2022, at Poplar Bluff Regional Medical Center. She was born on July 9, 1936, in Alto Pass, the daughter of Vero Roy and Elva Hale Guthrie. She worked in childcare for most of her life, most notably at Kindercare in Cape...
Beverley Choate
Beverley Choate, 86, of Metropolis, died Thursday, Dec. 29, 2022, at Southgate Health Care Center.  Entombment services were at 11 a.m. Tuesday, Jan. 3, at Metropolis Memorial Gardens, with Jeff Bremer officiating.  She was a dental assistant for Dr. J.F. Scott for many years before opening and...
Juanita P. Foster
Juanita P. Foster, 91, of Olive Branch, went home to be with the Lord on Monday, Jan. 2, 2023.  She was born on Feb. 17, 1931, in Alexander County, the daughter of Howard and Orpha Warren.  She married Allen Ray Foster on Dec. 23, 1946. He preceded her in death. She was a long-time member of...
Janice Mae Austin
Janice Mae Austin, 65, of Anna, died Wednesday, Dec. 21, 2022, at her residence. She was born on May 4, 1957, in Frankfurt, Germany, the daughter of Henry and Eula E. Jackson Austin Jr.  She worked as a Union Laborer for the Local 703. In her spare time she liked gardening and carpenter work and...
Edward R. Molter Sr.
Edward R. Molter Sr., 69, of Anna, died Sunday, Dec. 25, 2022, at the Union County Hospital in Anna.  He was born on Feb. 3, 1953, in Chicago, the son of Norman William and Shirley Ann Hassler Molter. Mr. Molter is survived by his son, Zeb Molter of Anna; daughter Jessica (Steven) Isom of McAllen,...
Debra Dean ‘Debbie’ Shipley
Debra Dean “Debbie” Shipley, 73, of rural Villa Ridge, and a former resident of Johnson County, died Thursday afternoon, Dec. 22, at 1:28 p.m. at her residence. She was born on July 24, 1949, in Peoria. She was the daughter of Delbert Dean and Lillie E. Burke Askew. On April 6, 1968, Debbie was...


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