August 11, 1952- January 2, 2013
Perry Edward Whitley, Jr., 60, of Phillipstown, Illinois, died Wednesday, January 2, 2013, at Deaconess Gateway Hospital in Newburgh, Indiana. He was born August 11, 1952, in Evansville, Indiana, the son of Perry E. and Marjorie (Rose) Whitley. He was married to his on-again and off-again childhood sweetheart, Donna Scamahorn, who proudly wore his Cub Scout ring when they were in grade school
December 11, 1947- December 23, 2012
Nancy Jane Elliott, 65, of Indianapolis, Indiana, died Sunday, December 23, 2012, at her home. She was born December 11, 1947, in Fairfield, Illinois, the daughter of Kenneth and Vera (Spencer) Wiseman. She worked in retail for Wal-Mart Corporation.
October 10, 1927- December 16, 2012
Oscar James “Coonie” Slaughter, 85, formerly of Crossville, Illinois, died Sunday, December 16, 2012, at Parkview Nursing Home in Evansville, Indiana. He was born October 10, 1927, in Provencal, Louisiana. On December 31, 1952, he married Wanda Lee (Clark) Slaughter and she preceded him death on October 2, 2006.
March 12, 1921- December 9, 2012
Mildred Louise Bachman, 91, of Carmi, Illinois, died Sunday at Good Samaritan Hospital in Mt. Vernon, Illinois. She was born March 12, 1921, in Carmi, the daughter of Orlando B. and Bertha (Smith) Renshaw. She was married to Arthur Bachman and he preceded her in death on December 27, 1986.
May 7, 1924- December 5, 2012
Ray M. “Len” Hanks, 88, of Carmi Illinois, died Wednesday, December 5, 2012, at Phoenix Rehab and Nursing in Carmi. He was born May 7, 1924, in Centerville, Illinois, the son of Ellison “Rube” and Susan (Hargrave) Perkins. He married his first wife, Mary Lou (Rudolph) Hanks on December 31, 1947, and she preceded him in death on March 21, 2000. He later married Carolyn (Campbell) Cleveland and she survives.
April 10, 1920- November 29, 2012
Woodrow “Woody” Ford, 92, of Grayville, Illinois, died Thursday, November 29, at Meadowood Nursing Home in Grayville. He was born Aril 10, 1920, in Benton, Kentucky, the son of George and Ethel (Barker) Ford. He married Loretta (Henson) Ford on April 6, 1940, and she preceded him in death on October 22, 2005.
May 16, 1956- November 28, 2012
Donald Allen Gosnell, 56, of Crossville, Illinois, died at his home Wednesday, November 28, 2012. He was born May 16, 1956, in Oblong, Illinois, the son of Donald and Patricia (Hodges) Gosnell. He was married to Susan (Harrington) Gosnell and she survives.
July 19, 1923- November 25, 2012
Walter Allen Woodham, 89, of Grayville, Illinois, died Sunday, November 25, 2012, at Wabash Christian Retirement Center in Carmi, Illinois. He was born July 19, 1923, in Grayville, Illinois, the son of John Compton Woodham and Anna (Dauner) Woodham. He was married to Frances (Aker) Woodham on May 18, 1944 and she survives.
September 28, 1930- November 21, 2012
Ronald W. Burgin, 82, of Carmi, IL, died Wednesday, November 21, 2012, at Deaconess Hospital in Evansville, IN. He was born September 28, 1930, in Detroit, MI, the son of Werner S. and Geraldine (Dufour) Burgin. He was married to Ellen (Stokes) Burgin and she survives.
June 14, 1940- November 21, 2012
Barbara Ann Downs, 72, of Grayville, Illinois, died Wednesday, November 21, 2012, at Hamilton Memorial Hospital in McLeansboro, Illinois. She was born June 14, 1940, in Grayville, the daughter of John Riley and Reto (Keeling) Cowles. She was married to Melvin Downs and he preceded her in death in 2009. Barbara was a retired cook.