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QCALiiA Deaths The Southern Illinoisan Sunday, July u, 2002 Otto Clay Stocks CARTERVILLE Otto Clay Stocks, age 82, of Carterville, died Friday, July 12, 2002, at his home in Carterville. Funeral services will be 11 a.m. Monday, July 15, 2002, at Funeral Home in Carterville, with the Rev. Stocks Joe Hamon and Rev. Max Johnson officiating. Burial will be in Hillcrest Cemetery in Carterville. Friends may call after 6 p.m. today, Sunday, July 14, 2002 at the funeral home with Masonic services being conducting at 7 p.m. Clay was born Dec. 11, 1919 in Cambria, 111. to Otto Clark and Edna Kate (McCabe) Stocks. He married Hope Hadileld in Piggott, Ark. in August of 1950; she preceded him in death on Dec. 10, 1995. Clay is survived by two sons and daughter in-laws, Jim and Lynn Stocks of Carterville and Tim and Melissa Stocks of Taylorville, 111.; one brother and sister in-law, Gene and Lamoria Stocks of De Soto; two sisters and brother in-law, Sue and Harold Smith of Salina, Kansas and Catherine Scarpanito of Lodi, NJ; Five grandchildren, Matthew, Emily, and Paige Stocks all of Carterville, Alexis and Vincent Stocks both of Taylorville, 111.; special nephew, Tom and Mary Armstrong of Carterville. Clay was preceded in death by his parents; wife; two brothers Jack and James, and one sister Ruth. Clay retired in 1982 from Illinois Department of Transportation, in the Highway Maintenance Department. He was a member of the Carterville First Christian Church. He was a member of the Local No. 318 Operating Engineers and the Williamson Lodge No. 802 Masonic Lodge in Carterville. Clay honorably served his country in the U.S. Army during World War II, serving in the Pacific Theater and the Philippines. Memorial contributions may be made to Hospice of Southern Illinois or to the Carterville First Christian Church. Nicholas Pilles MURPHYSBORO Nicholas Pilles, 96, died at 7:07 a.m. Saturday, July 13, 2001 in the Rahab and Care Center of Jackson County in Murphysboro. Services will be at 11 a.m. Monday, July 15, 2002 in Pettett Funeral Home with Father Gary Gummersheimer officiating. Visitation will be from 9-11 a.m. Monday at the funeral home. Burial will be in the Tower Grove Cemetery in Murphysboro. He was born Oct. 27, 1905 in Austria-Hungary and was the son of John and Elizabeth Pilles. -; He had worked in Chicago ." for 25 years in the printing " business, then he worked 15 years at Menard at Chester and then 10 years at the state garage. He married Vivian Sides June 20, 1933 in Chicago and she preceded him in death July 18, 1999. Survivors include very close friends, Mr. and Mrs. Evert Evans of Murphysboro; several great-nieces and nephews including Tom Holich of Round Lake, 111. He was preceded in death by his wife; a sister; a nephew, John Holich and his parents. Cemetery Lots, Pre-planning- But nhat if I more??? Credit Through our membership in the Credit Exchange Plan with International Cemetery & Funeral Association, cemetery lots, mausoleums, and funeral plans are transferable nationwide to or from any of our 2200 members. Old Rt. 13 between Cj Carbondale & Muphysboro 687-2500 www.crainsonline.com Please contact me with information on I Name I Address, Phone I Please mail to Crain Funeral Homes & k ..-.-. Jerry Dean Casey JOHNSTON CITY Jerry Dean Casey, 45, of Johnston City, died Friday, July 12, 2002, at 5:25 p.m. at the Harrisburg Medical Center. Services will be at 11 a.m. Tuesday at Murman & Wilson Funeral Home in Johnston City with Rev. Jimmy Keller officiating, with the Casey eulogy given by Tom Wheeler. Burial will be in Lakeview Cemetery. Visitation will be after 5 p.m. Monday July 15, 2002 at the funeral home. Memorials may be made to the Johnston City Youth Football Program; envelopes will be available at the funeral home. Jerry was born March 23, 1957, in Marion, 111., the son of Elden and Marlene (Galyean) Casey of Johnston City, who survive. He was united in marriage to Cindy (Houghlan) on May 5, 1980. On Aug. 21, 1989, the light of his life was born, Johnny Lee Casey. He was a member of the First Christian Church of Johnston City, he was a member of the Buccaneer's Club of Johnston City, and he coach and participated in the Johnston City Flag Football Program. He is survived by his wife; his son; a sister, Terri Head and husband Mark; a brother Gary Casey; a sister, Sherrie Vanek and husband Bill; a brother, Perry Casey, all from Johnston City; a grandmother, Lucille Casey of Johnston City; three brothers-in-law and two sisters-in-law, Tom and Lynda Wheeler of Buckner, Bobby and Sandy Houghlan of Herrin, and Gary Potocki of Marion; an aunt and uncle, Liz and Bob Stewart, and a great-aunt and uncle, Georgia and Richard Felts. He was loved by many nieces, nephews, great nieces, great nephews, and friends. He was preceded in death by an uncle, Ronnie Casey; a cousin, Bobby Stewart; a nephew, Cody Ray Casey; a niece, Destiny Brook Shaylene Casey; a sister-in-law, Terra Potocki, and a brother-in-law Johnny Houghlan. Gale Pasley MOUNT VERNON Gale Robert "Bob" Pasley, 73, died at 5:15 a.m. Saturday, July 13, 2002, at home. Services will be at 1 p.m. Monday in Hughey Funeral Home, with the Rev. Gary Davenport, Dr. Arnold Peterson and Howard Creed officiating. Visitation will be from 5 to 8 p.m. today at the funeral home. A Jefferson County Shrine Club walkthrough will be at 7 p.m. Burial will be in Opdyke Cemetery. Memorials may be made to Lebanon Missionary Baptist Church or Good Samaritan Hospice. Marian Deadmond CENTRALIA Marian L. Deadmond, 84, died at 3:37 a.m. Thursday, July 11, 2002 in St. Mary's Hospital. Services will be at 1 p.m. Tuesday in Styninger-Pacey Funeral Home, with the Rev. Gerald Goodman officiating. Burial will be in Hillcrest Memorial Park. Visitation will be from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Tuesday at the funeral home. Room & Board Care-free Living for Seniors 1002 Pentecost Rd., Marion 618-993-1109 0 Exchfcnga Plan Rt 148i E, Rt 148, Energy IL 942-6051 the Credit Exchange Plan Cemeteries, P.O. Box 257, Anna, IL 62906 I J Aileene Casper CARBONDALE Aileene Casper, 87, of Carbondale, passed away at 9:25 a.m., Thursday, July 11, 2002 at Carbondale Nursing and Rehab Center. Funeral services will be held at 1:30 p.m., Monday, July 15, 2002 at Meredith Funeral Home, Carbondale with Rev. Wes Henson officiating. Casper Interment will be held at Ebenezer Hall Cemetery, Buncombe, 111. Friends may call from 5-8 p.m. today, Sunday, July 14, 2002 at the funeral home. Aileene was born June 14, 1915 in Cobden to Samuel Frank and Mae (Highland) Yates. She married Van Kermit Casper on March 28, 1942 at Cape Girardeau, Mo. He preceded her in death on April 4;vi986. She is also preceded in death by her parents, three brothers and one sister. Survivors include three brothers, Gene Yates of Elkville, Frank Yates of Carbondale and Jesse Lee Yates of Buncombe; one sister, Martha Dale of Pacific, Mo.; many nieces and nephews and great nieces and nephews. Aileene was a member of the Lantana Baptist Church, Carbondale. She worked at the Good Luck Glove Factory for many years. She was an avid flower and vegetable gardener and she raised canaries. Isaac H. Eggemeyer WALSH Isaac H. Eggemeyer, 92, passed away at 12:05 p.m. Saturday, July 13, 2002 at Memorial Hospital in Chester. Isaac was a member of the Peace Lutheran Church in Steeleville. He belonged to the Randolph County Farm Bureau. He was a retired prison guard and farmer. He was born April 27, 1910 in Schuline, 111., the son of John and Doris (Wagner) Eggemeyer. Survivors include three sons, Rodney Eggemeyer of Ellis Grove, 111. and Herb Eggemeyer and Sam Eggemeyer of Walsh, 111.; three daughters, Rose Marie Sellers of Columbia, 111, Doris Jean Rahn of Ellis Grove, 111. and Cara Nell Wright of Sparta, 111; 36 grandchildren; 69 greatgrandchildren and six great-great grandchildren. He was preceded in death by his parents; two wives, Mary Roche Eggemeyer and Marie Wolter Eggemeyer; one son, Roger Eggemeyer; one granddaughter, Terry Ruebke and one great-granddaughter, Jamie Eggemeyer. Services will be at 2 p.m. Monday, July 15, 2002 in the Schroeder-McClure Funeral Chapel in Chester with the Rev. Walter LaBatt officiating. Visitation will be from 5-8 p.m. today, Sunday, July 14, 2002 and from 7:30 a.m. until the time of services Monday, July 15, 2002. Burial will be in the Paradise Cemetery in Steeleville. Memorial donations may be made to an organization of the donor's choice. tmm'-v " ' .urn Century 2002 Special Offer $3000 -OR- 11 urn 0 APR GMAC Financing v t s r r PntTTPTTnir Terra Lynn Potocki ROYALTON Terra Lynn Potocki, 58, of Illinois 148, Marion, 111., formerly of Royalton, died at 11:50 a.m. Friday, July 12, 2002 at Herrin Hospital. Terra was born Jan. 1, 1944 in Little Rock, Ark. to John and Rose (Milani) Houghlan. She married Gary Potocki April 9, 1967 in Johnston Potocki City. He survives in Marion. Other survivors include two sisters and brothers-in-law, Lynda and Tom Wheeler of Buckner, Cindy and Jerry Casey of Johnston City; a brother and sister-in-law, Bobby and Sandy Houghlan of Herrin; her dear mother-in-law, Velma Potocki of Royalton; three nephews, Thomas Jon Wheeler of Champaign and Johnny Lee Casey of Johnston City, Jon Nelson of Makanda; four nieces, Dhana Dee Wheeler of Christopher, Johna Lyn Schullian and Robyn Lyn Houghlan both of Herrin and Julie Nelson of Fort Wayne, Indiana; two great-nephews, Hunter Thomas and John Thomas Wheeler; three great nieces, Hunter Jordan and Tori Lyn Schullian and Morgan Heiser and dear friends, Mike and Carolyn Griffin of Royalton and Johnny and Chris Watkins of Chester. Her parents, and a brother, Johnny E. Houghlan preceded her in death. Terra Lynn was of the Protestant faith. She was the former owneradministrator of the Zeigler Colonial Manor Nursing Home. Funeral services for Mrs. Potocki will be held at 11 a.m., Monday, July 15, 2002 at Vantrease Funeral Home in Royalton with the Rev. Jimmy Keller of Anna, 111. officiating. Burial will be at Miners Cemetery east of Royalton. Visiting hours are after 6 p.m., today, Sunday, July 14, 2002 at the funeral home. Stanley Herbert Hudgens MARION - Stanley Herbert Hudgens, 103, of Marion passed away at 11:30 p.m., Thursday, July 11, 2002 at Fountains Nursing Home, Marion. Funeral services will be held at 10 a.m., Wednesday, July 17, 2002 at Meredith Funeral Chapel, Goreville with Larry Marrs officiating. Interment will be held at Mt. Hebron Cemetery, Goreville. Friends may call after 5 p.m., Tuesday, July 16, 2002 at the funeral chapel. Masonic services will be held at 7:30 p.m., Tuesday, July 16, 2002 at the funeral chapel. ?Jn loriiuj memorij oj p Jiott l Ulcii IVekmeiier, who (eft us one ijear cujo k totldij (JlltiJ littl). ' 'iftliomjfi tfie tears stiff pitt. ami our hearts are stif frozen, ire find some eomfort knowina ijoii re in a mm ti fetter j(ae. IVords siihi'Iii can net ill , ress lien' nun 11 ijoii re missetl vij so nimiij. Unit re ifieaiis in our 'a its in our hi jraijers. 1( 'f tore ijoii, JJfie 7'anii(ies Cash Back I3UICK p? ,rmvm 1 '--..nf : i t , m ex J tfion.j i IN . Rebecca Gail Sanders DU QUOIN Rebecca Gail Sanders, 31, of Du Quoin, passed away at 9:55 p.m. Friday, July 12, 2002 at her residence. Services will be at 11 a.m. Tuesday, July 16, 2002 in Searby funeral Home, Du Quoin with the Rev. Bob Dickerson officiating. Visitation will be from 9-11 a.m. Tuesday at the funeral home. Burial will be in the Holts Prairie Cemetery in Pinckneyville. John W. Griffin, Sr. WEST CITY John William Griffin, Sr., 57, of 1006 Blakely St., died Friday, July 12, 2002 at 11:50 a.m. in the Good Samaritan Regional Health Center, Mt. Vernon. Graveside services will be at 11 a.m. Tuesday, July 16, 2002 at the Phillips Cemetery, Ewing with Rev. Russell Wycoff officiating. Visitation will be from 10:30 to 11 a.m. Tuesday at the cemetery. Hobbs-Johnson Funeral Home, Benton, in charge of arrangements. Mr. Griffin was born April 15, 1945 in Jefferson County, the son of John L.A. Griffin and Lucy Lucille (Morgan) Griffin. He married the former Deborah Lipe on Dec. 16, 1967 and she survives. He was a former custodian at the Mark Twain boat factory in West Frankfort. He was a past Noble Grand of the IOOF Lodge 007 in West Frankfort. In addition to his wife, he is survived by two sons, John W. Griffin, Jr., West Frankfort and Kenneth and wife Karen Griffin, Lanoka Harbor, NJ, a daughter, Kimberly Diane Stroud and husband Brent, Marion, 111., nine grandchildren, Dakota, Katie, Shelby and Kenneth Austin Griffin, Amanda and Alexis Burke, and Brittney, Bradley, and Brandi Stroud. Mr. Griffin was predeceased by his parents and a half sister, Flora Bell Hall. Memorial contributions may be made to the family and will be accepted at the cemetery or the funeral home. Jeannie Earline Easterly GORHAM Jeannie Earline Easterly, 48, died at 1:02 p.m. Saturday, July 13, 2002 in St. Joseph Memorial Hospital in Murphysboro after an extended illness. Funeral arrangements are pending at the Crawshaw Funeral Home in Murphysboro. iwiriiii mimmij r riB ynfUiiyi mmm If your driver's license has been revoked due to multipleDUI's... Winston C. Throgmorton, former prosecuting attorney for Illinois Secretary of State, is now accepting clients for representation at Illinois Secretary of State Administration Healings. Because of past experience this attorney can represent you best at these hearings. ATTORNEY AT LAW 304 N. MONROE MARION, ILLINOIS 62959 618-993-5379 X "Remember You Don't Hare the Right Price, Until You Have the IKE PRICE!" See You At IKE's In Carbondale! 2 Miles East of Carbondale on Rt. 13 Web site: www.ikeaiitop3tk.ctin 1-800-455-2277 Jackson Co. 529-3600 Williamson Co. S97-40S0 Nadine I. (Greenwood) Tennison BENTON Nadine I. (Greenwood) Tennison, 74, died at 6:13 p.m. Thursday, July 11, 2002, at the Memorial Hospital of Carbondale. Funeral services will be at 10 a.m. Monday at the Hobbs-Johnson Funeral Home in Benton, with the Rev. Brent Fitzgerald officiating. Burial will be at the Maple Hill Cemetery in Scsser. Visitation will be from 6 to 9 p.m. today, Sunday, July 14, 2002 at the funeral home. Mrs. Tennison was born June 21, 1928, in Mulkeytown, the daughter of Marion Francis and Velma (Hannis) Greenwood. She married Clyde Nelson Tennison on Jan. 1, 1947, and he preceded her in death on Oct. 5, 1999. She was a former fraternity house cook at SIU Carbondale; and a retired sales clerk from the F.W. Woolworth store in Carbondale, and Maggie's Dress Shop in Christopher. She was a faithful member of the Christian Life Center in Herrin. She was a loving wife, mother, grandma, sister, aunt, and friend to many. Nadine's favorite saying was "I love you, but, God loves you more." Survivors include a son, David Tennison of Benton; a daughter, Ruth and husband, Mel Eslinger, of Fenton, Mo.; three grandchildren, Teri Tennison of Miami, Fla., Stacy and husband, Rob Ladousier, of Phoenix, Ariz., and Randy Eslinger of St. Louis, Mo.; six great-grandchildren; three sisters, Charlotte and husband, George Evilsizer, of Christopher, Mildred and husband, Ottie Darnell, of Bradley, Darlene and husband, Gil Sherbit, of Cadiz, Ky.; and several nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by her parents; husband; a son, Bill Tennison; two brothers and two sisters. Memorial contributions may be made to the Christian Life Center in Herrin or the charity of the donor's choice and will be accepted at the funeral home. Robbi Monroe MOUNT VERNON Robbi Waine "R.W." Monroe, 43, died at 7:15 p.m. Friday, July 12, 2002, in Salem. Arrangements are incomplete at Newell Funeral Home. wmmmarmm

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