Douglas B. Shelton, 37, formerly of Grayville, Illinois, died Monday, February 1, 2021, at Core Nursing and Rehabilitation in Dale, Indiana.  He was born March 23, 1983, in Evansville, Indiana, the son of Gary W. and Cheri D. (Goldman) Shelton.

74-year-old Fairfield resident Gary Ellis passed away at 4:55 a.m. on Friday Jan. 29 at Deaconess Midtown in Evansville Ind. He was a retired school teacher. He taught and coached at Bone Gap Grade School from 1968 until the school was closed. He finished his teaching/coaching career at Edwa…

Justin Lee Gawthorp, age 43 of Albion passed from this life to the next life on Jan. 14 at Good Samaritan Hospital, Vincennes, Ind. following a courageous battle with COVID-19.

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Randall L. “Weed” Garwood, 61, of Grayville, Ill., passed away on Wednesday, Jan. 13 at Deaconess Hospital in Evansville, Ind. with his loving family by his side. He was born on Oct. 10, 1959 in Geneseo, Ill., the son of Sherman and Rita (Pearson) Garwood. Randy graduated from Crossville Hig…

Marilyn A. Hawkins, 85, of Grayville, Ill., died Monday, Jan. 11 at Meadowood Nursing and Rehabilitation in Grayville.  She was born Oct. 19, 1935, in White County, Ill., the daughter of Theodore and Ada (Stuart) Duvall. She was married to Clarence Edward Hawkins and he preceded her in death…

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Sheila Rose Bailey, age 55, of Albion passed away unexpectedly at St. Vincent Hospital in Evansville, Ind. on Saturday, Jan 9.

Mason S. Miser, 85, of Grayville, died Saturday, Jan. 2 at Kingsbrook Lifecare Center in Ashland, Ky. He was born Nov. 11, 1935, in Poseyville, Ind., the son of William Isaac Miser and Lela Mae (Spicer) Miser. He was married to Marjorie A. (Frankland) Miser and she preceded him in death on M…

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Gary Wayne Meritt, 58, of Clay City, Ill., formerly of Grayville, Illinois, died Wednesday, Dec. 16, 2020, at his home. He was born July 5, 1962, in Carmi, Illinois, the son of Harold Glen (Floetta) Meritt.

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Wayne Rudisill, 79, of Grayville, Ill., died Thursday, Dec. 10 at his home. He was born July 26, 1941, in Rockport, Ind., the son of Jesse and Lillian (Weller) Rudisill. He was married to Lora Mae (Hatcher) Rudisill, and she survives.

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Mary Ann Downs, 70, of Grayville, Ill., died Wednesday, Dec. 9 at Deaconess Midtown Hospital in Evansville, Ind. She was born Dec. 3, 1950, in Carmi, Ill., the daughter of Wilford Carl Trout and Nola May (Trafford) Trout.

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Charles Higgs, age 72, of Grayville, Ill., passed away Saturday, Nov. 21 at his home surrounded by the love of his family.

Elizabeth Ann “Liz” Wood, 84, of Grayville, Ill., died Monday, Nov. 16 at her home. She was born Nov. 8, 1936, in Crawford County, Ill., (Robinson), the daughter of Clyde and Vera (Downy) Lingafelter.

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90 year old Albion resident, Frances A. Roosevelt passed away in to the arms of her loving Savior on Friday morning, Nov. 13 at Deaconess Gateway Hospital in Newburgh, Ind.

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After a hard fought battle with the coronavirus, Ronald Dean Mann of rural Albion passed away on Nov. 9 at Deaconess Midtown Hospital in Evansville, Ind. surrounded by his wife and children. Ron was born on June 27, 1940 in Olney, Ill., the son of Virgil Elmer and Mary Ann (Shepherd) Mann. H…

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John E. Ibbotson, age 87, of Albion, passed from this life to the next on Friday, Oct. 23 at Fairfield Memorial Hospital, Skilled Care Unit. In true gentlemanly fashion, he went ahead so he could open Heaven’s gates for his bride of over 69 years. Laura Ibbotson joined him on Monday, Oct. 26…

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Suzanne Waite Watters, a native of Albion, Illinois died on Oct. 10 at her home in Daytona Beach, Fla.. She lived there with her fiance, Jack Lindquist.

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The Reverend Donald “Don” W. Frantz, 97, of Middletown, Ky. formerly of Shelbyville, passed away on Thursday, Oct. 8 at Legacy at English Station in Middletown, Ky.  Born on June 26, 1923, in Arcola, Ill., he was the son of the late George Andrew Frantz and Edna Wehrli Frantz, and the widowe…

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Leonard E. Stoecker, age 90 of Albion joined God in Heaven on Friday Oct. 9. He was born Oct. 2,1930, to the late Louis and Elsie Stoecker.

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Steven M. Houchin, 69, of West Salem, died on Sept. 26 in Wayne County. Steve was born on Dec. 7, 1950 in Searcy, Ark., the son of Darrell Houchin and Kathleen (Runyon). 

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Visitation and funeral service celebrating the life of Betty M. (Knight) Michels, 92, life-long resident of Grayville, was held Saturday, Sept. 19, at Ridge Baptist Church, located four miles west of Grayville. 

Kenneth Wayne Bunting, 86, passed away at his home in Murfreesboro, Tenn. on June 12. Kenneth was born to Kenneth and Grace Bunting on Aug. 30, 1933. Although he grew up on his family’s farm in Albion, Ill., he spent most of his life in Nashville, Tenn. as a Biologist with the State of Tenne…

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A funeral service celebrating the life of Betty M. (Knight) Michels, 92, life-long resident of Grayville, will be held at 2 p.m. on Saturday, Sept. 19, at Ridge Baptist Church, located four miles west of Grayville. Visitation will be at the Church prior to the funeral service from 1 p.m. unt…

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Melba Maxine Levingston, 94, of Grayville, died Friday, Sept. 4 at her home. She was born June 4, 1926 in Gibson County, Ind., the daughter of Alvin Buttery and Hallie (Poole) Buttery. She was married to Floyd McClain “Mac” Levingston and he preceded her in death on Nov. 23, 1997.

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Thomas Edward Johnson, 72, of Grayville, died Wednesday, Sept. 2, at his home. He was born April 25, 1948, in Evansville, Ind., the son of Paul Thomas Johnson and Annabelle (Hurd) Johnson. He was married to Beverly (Wood) Johnson, and she survives.

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Edward L. Bassett, 84, of Greeley, Colo. passed away Aug. 28. He was born July 13,1936 to Lyman and Caroline (Stefl) Bassett. He is survived by his wife Sandra; sons, Lonnie (Teresha) and Jay (Gaynette; 

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Ruby Mae (Stull) Mitchell, 105, of Crossville, died Saturday, Aug. 29 at Wabash Christian Village in Carmi. She was born April 14, 1915, in Dahlgren, Ill., the daughter of Cloyd C. and Inez (Linvelle) Stull. She married James Russell Mitchell on Dec. 27, 1941 and he preceded her in death on …

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Melvin Merle Herrington was born on Dec. 13, 1940 in Robinson, and went to be with Jesus on Aug. 11. He was the son of Carl and Doris (Eaton) Herrington. He went to a small country elementary school and graduated from Albion High School in May 1959. When he went to a basketball game in Grayv…

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Benny Leigh, age 85, of Parkersburg, passed from this life to the next on Aug. 25 at Lavender Ridge in Olney.

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Michael Clodfelter, age 57, of Fairfield passed from this life to the next on Aug.19 at Deaconess Midtown Hospital in Evansville.

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Melvin Merle Herrington was born on Dec. 13, 1940, in Robinson, and went to be with Jesus on Aug. 11. He was the son of Carl and Doris (Eaton) Herrington. He went to a small country elementary school and graduated from Albion High School in May 1959. When he went to a basketball game in Gray…

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Larry Ray Schoenheit, 72, of Grayville, died Friday, Aug. 14 at his home. He was born Oct. 7, 1947, in Princeton, Ind., the son of Lloyd and Geneva Lorene (Nolen) Schoenheit. He was married to Wilma Jean (Hanna) Schoenheit, and she survives.

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Ronald Eugene Lynn, Jr., 54, of Grayville, known as “Daddy” to six boys and “PaPa” to four grandchildren, passed away on Friday, Aug. 14 at Deaconess Gateway Hospital in Newburgh, Ind., with family by his side.

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Larry R. Michels, 84, passed away Saturday Aug. 8 at his home in Ellery with his family at his side. He was born March 3, 1936 to Bert and Matilda (Pettigrew) Michels. He married Mary Katherine (Kate) Anniss on Sept. 15, 1956. The two enjoyed nearly 64 years together. Larry was a long time m…

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S. L. (Sharon Lee) Thompson passed into God’s care at 3:37 p.m. on July 3, one day after his 72ndbirthday. He was born July 2, 1948 in St. Francisville, Ill. to Herschel B. and Juliett (Pierson) Thompson. The Thompsons moved to Lincoln, Ill. in 1964. Sharon graduated from Lincoln Community H…

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Darrell Sawyer age 93 of Albion, passed from this life to the next on July 10 at Rest Haven Manor in Albion. 

Funeral homes often submit obituaries as a service to the families they are assisting. However, we will be happy to accept obituaries from family members pending proper verification of the death.