Obituaries

Paul Dunkin, 77, of rural Makanda, died at 8:23 a.m. Monday, April 3, 2017, at his daughter’s home. He was born on Feb. 16, 1940, in Shirley, Ark., the son of Malachi and Mary M. Tremel Dunkin. He married Kathleen Pearl Vines on June 23, 1963, in Anna. She preceded him in death on April 5, 2016. He...
Wilda Boner
Wilda Boner, 84, of Anna, died at 10:41 a.m. Sunday, April 9, 2017, at Memorial Hospital in Carbondale. She was born on March 29, 1933, in Reynoldsville, the daughter of Sherman and Mary Virginia Reynolds Rogers. She married William “Bill” Boner in September 1951. She is survived by her daughter,...
Gayle Page
Gayle Page, 81, of Savoy, and formerly of Tuscola, died Friday morning, April 7, 2017, at Willowbrook Memory Care of Savoy. Funeral services were at 11 a.m. Wednesday, April 12, at Hilligoss Shrader Funeral Home in Tuscola. Burial followed in the Tuscola Township Cemetery. She was born on July 5,...
Florence Mae ‘Fanny’ Winston
Florence Mae “Fanny” Winston, 60, of Jonesboro, died at 5:36 p.m. Monday, April 3, 2017, at Herrin Hospital. She was born on April 16, 1956, in Stoddard County, Mo., the daughter of Clarence and Little G. Wells Winston. She is survived by all her loving family and friends at Chamness Care....
Shelba Reed
Shelba Reed, 58, of Cobden, died at 11:30 p.m. Thursday, April 6, 2017, at her home. She was born on March 5, 1959, in Alto Pass, the daughter of Walter and Irene Ann Smith Tellor. She is survived by her two daughters, Brandy Yancey of Cobden and Christina Esparasa of Tennessee; two sons, Bill (...
Gordon Johnson
Gordon Johnson, 55, of Hickory, Ky., and formerly of Dongola, died Tuesday, April 4, 2017, at Terre Haute Regional Hospital in Terre Haute, Ind. He was born on Oct. 11, 1961, in Anna, the son of Walter Clayton and Betty Fields Johnson-Lingle. He married Sheri Edwards on Feb. 9, 2008. He was a truck...
Ivis W. Wright
Ivis W. Wright, 79, of Anna, died at 11:35 p.m. Monday, April 3, 2017, at his home. He was born on June 4, 1937, in Johnson County, the son of Douglas and Edith Blades Wright. He married Mary Lou Craft on May 6, 1995, in Anna. He is survived by his wife, Mary Lou Wright of Anna; four stepdaughters...
Paul Dunkin, 77, of rural Makanda, died at 8:23 a.m. Monday, April 3, at his daughter’s home. Arrangements were pending at Rendleman & Hileman Funeral Home in Anna. To leave online condolences for the family, visit www.rendlemanhilemanfh.com. Rendleman & Hileman Funeral Home in Anna is in...
Cynthia Jane Benson, 59, of Anna, died at 8:36 a.m. Sunday, April 2, at Herrin Hospital. Arrangements were pending at Rendleman & Hileman Funeral Home in Anna. To leave online condolences for the family, visit www.rendlemanhilemanfh.com. Rendleman & Hileman Funeral Home in Anna is in charge...
Ruth Reynolds, 73, of Cobden, died at 11 a.m. Saturday, April 1, 2017, at Integrity Healthcare of Anna. She was born on Jan. 26, 1944, in Cobden, the daughter of Clifford W. and Evelyn Virginia Linton Nance. She married Donald Gene “Poncho” Reynolds on March 31, 1964, in Anna. He preceded her in...

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