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Charlene Mayfield Williams dies at 78

Posted on November 19, 2014 at 9:41 am

Charlene Mayfield Williams, 78, of Hannibal, passed away Sunday, Nov. 9, 2014, at the Rosewood Care Center in Creve Coeur. She was born Jan. 14, 1936, in Monroe City, the daughter of James Edward and Nellie Lou Summers Mayfield. She attended Washington School in Monroe City. Charlene was a member of the Church of God and Christ in Monroe City, Cathedral Worship of Quincy, Illinois, and Embassy Christian Center of

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  • Charles Horace Hawn dies at 81

    Posted on November 19, 2014 at 9:40 am

    Charles Horace Hawn, 81, of Monroe City, passed away Tuesday, Nov. 11, 2014, at the Sunrise Assisted Living Center in Leawood, Kansas. He was born March 9, 1933, in Monroe City, the son of Lee R. and Eva Lena Scobee Hawn. He was a member of the Our Savior Lutheran Church of Monroe City. He was a graduate of Monroe City High School where he was a standout basketball player.

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  • Carl Wayne Redmon dies at 86

    Posted on November 19, 2014 at 9:36 am

    Carl Wayne Redmon, 86, of West Ely, died at 11:15 p.m. Wednesday at Monroe City Manor Care Center. He was born February 16, 1928, in Bethel, to Carl Joseph and Bessie Irene Brower Redmon. He married Loretta Mae Lehenbauer, daughter of the late Elmer and Lorene Norris Lehenbauer, May 28, 1950, and she survives. Two sons were born to this union, Roger Eugene Redmon (deceased in 2009) and Roy Edward

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  • Ilean Warren, of Monroe City, dies

    Posted on November 19, 2014 at 9:30 am

    Ilean Warren went to rest with the Lord on Saturday, Nov. 15, 2014, surrounded by her loved ones and her wonderful friends at the Monroe City Manor. She was born March 17, 1918, to Harley W. Livers and Viola Pruitt. She married Thomas Warren on Jan. 30, 1937. To this union, there were two daughters born, Viola and Virgie. Virgie was born after the untimely death of Ilean’s husband in

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  • Marjorie Cullifer dies at 97

    Posted on November 12, 2014 at 8:55 am

    Marjorie M. Cullifer, 97, of Palmyra, (formerly of Knox County), passed away Tuesday, Nov. 4, 2014, at the Sunset Home, Quincy, Illinois. She was born April 17, 1917, in Trenton, the daughter of Herbert and Pearl Hart Troxell. Marjorie and her husband Lloyd worked on the family farm in Knox County where they raised their family. She was baptized into the Christian Church and attended church regularly when she could.

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  • Former Dugout owner, Gene Smith, of Monroe City dies

    Posted on November 12, 2014 at 8:53 am

    Gene H. Smith, 69, of Monroe City, passed away Thursday, Nov. 6, 2014, at the Hannibal Regional Hospital, Hannibal. He was born Oct. 31, 1945, in Hannibal, the son of Wilburn Henry and Isabelle LeFever Smith. Gene was a 1963 graduate of Holy Rosary High School. He was a member of the Holy Rosary Catholic Church. He served his country in the U.S. Air Force during the Vietnam War. He

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  • John Wesley Carson dies at 89

    Posted on November 12, 2014 at 8:50 am

    John Wesley Carson, 89, of Monroe City, passed away Sunday, Nov. 9, 2014, at his home. Funeral services will be held at 10 a.m. on Friday, Nov. 14, 2014, at the First Baptist Church in Monroe City. Burial will follow at St. Jude Cemetery. Visitation will be held Thursday, Nov. 13, from 5 to 8 p.m. at the First Baptist Church. The Garner Funeral Home and Chapel is in charge

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