Douglas Lee Davis

SALEM — Douglas Lee Davis, born June 8th, 1953 to Carol Lee Davis of Salem, Illinois and the late Oliver Norman Davis, passed away peacefully this week at the age of 68 years. If you asked what Doug was most proud of in his life, the answer you would receive is, “Everything.” because Doug didn’t…Read more…

Elsie R. Rowlett

CENTRALIA — Elsie R. Rowlett, 87, of Centralia, Illinois, passed away at 9:46 p.m. Tuesday, September 28, 2021, at SSM Health St. Mary’s HospitalinCentralia, Illinois. She was born on March 16, 1934, in Robinson, Illinois, the daughter of Arch and May (McCall) Hall.  She married Wade Norman Rowlett on January 25, 1953, in Glenridge, Illinois…Read more…

Rebecca Eagan

CENTRALIA — Rebecca Eagan, 63, of Centralia passed away Saturday, September 25, 2021, surrounded by her family in her home. Rebecca was born April 9, 1958, in Centralia, the daughter of John Sligar and Lola (Brown) Sligar. She married Donald Ashby in 1975 and they later divorced. She later married Brian Eagan and he preceded…Read more…

Neil David Haake

HOYLETON — Neil David Haake, 60, of Hoyleton, passed away Thursday, September 23, 2021, in Paducah, KY. Neil was born August 30, 1961 in Centralia, IL, the son of Marvin Haake and Lorraine (Maschhoff) Haake. He married Linda (Eversgerd) in the Trinity Lutheran Church of Hoyleton on April 1, 1989, and she survives him in…Read more…

Roy Ward

CENTRALIA — Roy Ward, 62, of Centralia, passed away Saturday, September 25, 2021, at SSM Health St. Mary’s Hospital in Centralia. He was born August 31, 1959, in Corona, California, the son of Clyde E. Ward and Betty (Bell) Ward. Roy married Dana Cagle on June 23, 1979, and she survives in Centralia. In addition…Read more…

Rowena “Joyce” Heyduck

SALEM — Rowena “Joyce” Heyduck, 82 of rural Salem, Illinois passed away Thursday, September 23, 2021, at her farm home in the loving care of her daughter Rebecca and grandson Seth. Born March 20, 1939, in Leora, MO, she was the daughter of Norman W. and Annie Lucille (Williamson) Rankin. Joyce was self-employed and will…Read more…

Patricia Ann “Pattie” Badger

ST. CHARLES, Mo. — Patricia Ann “Pattie” Badger, 59, of Saint Charles, Missouri, formerly of Centralia, Illinois, was called to Heaven at 10:40 p.m. on Monday, September 20, 2021, at Lewis and Clark Gardens in Saint Charles, Missouri. She was born on February 26, 1962, in Brookfield, Missouri, the daughter of Kent DeLong and Ardella…Read more…

Stewart “Buzz” Scott III

ST. LOUIS, Mo. — Stewart “Buzz” Scott III, 86, of St. Louis County, MO passed away in his home on June 22, 2016. Buzz was born in St. Louis, MO, September 7, 1929, the son of Stewart Scott II and Marion May (McMackin) Scott. He was a graduate of St. Louis Country Day School and…Read more…

Peggy Galbreath

CENTRALIA — Peggy Galbreath, 81, of Centralia, Illinois passed away September 13, 2021, at Fireside Nursing Home, in Centralia, Born May 28, 1940, in Decatur, Arkansas, she was the daughter of Paul M. and Estelle (Langston) Swain. She was raised by her aunt and uncle, Virgie and Ray Brown. Peggy had worked at various jobs…Read more…

Doris M. Holzhauer

CENTRALIA — Doris M. Holzhauer, 87, of Centralia, passed away Monday, September 13, 2021, at HSHS St. Elizabeth’s Hospital in O’Fallon after a brief illness. Doris was born June 8, 1934, in Centralia, the daughter of Erchel L. Miller and Nora E. (Beadle) Miller. She married Darrell B. Holzhauer on March 28, 1953, and he…Read more…

Cheryl Ann Harris

CENTRALIA — Cheryl Ann Harris, 65, of Centralia, passed away Friday, September 10, 2021, at SSM Health St. Mary’s Hospital in Centralia. Cheryl was born January 11, 1956, in Centralia, the daughter of Manuel Harris II and Irene (Jones) Harris. Cheryl is survived by one brother: Willie Harris and wife Mary of Centralia; three sisters:…Read more…

Nellie Elizabeth (Noller) Norville

CENTRALIA — Nellie Elizabeth (Noller) Norville, 86, of Centralia, passed away Monday, September 13, 2021, in her home surrounded by her family. Nellie was born January 9, 1935, in Junction City, the daughter of Ralph Noller and Alice L. (Keeler) Noller. Nellie married Pat Parker in 1954 and they later divorced. She married Kenneth Norville…Read more…

Phyllis Newcomb

CENTRALIA — Phyllis Newcomb, 80, of Centralia, passed away Monday, September 13, 2021, at SSM Good Samaritan Hospital in Mt. Vernon. Phyllis was born April 16, 1941, in Hoffman, the daughter of Leroy Kleine and Gladys (Schilling) Kleine. Phyllis is survived by one son: Rick Johnson, Sr. and wife Connie of Hickman, KY; one daughter:…Read more…

Larry Dean Pritchard

CENTRALIA — Larry Dean Pritchard, 80, of Centralia, Illinois, passed away at 8:13 p.m. Friday, September 10. 2021, at SSM Health Good Samaritan Hospital in Mount Vernon, Illinois. He was born on March 4, 1941, in Robinson, Illinois, the son of Oscar Denver and Cleo M. (Dollahan) Pritchard.  He married Beverly JoAnn Tincher on August…Read more…

Robert “Bob” E. Featherling

CENTRALIA — Robert “Bob” E. Featherling, 89, of Centralia passed away Friday, September 10, 2021, at his home in Centralia surrounded by family. Bob was born January 4, 1932, in Centralia, the son of Olcy Featherling and Mary (Keith) Featherling. He married Mary Jo (Wheeler) Featherling on May 13, 1961, in Centralia and she survives…Read more…