2020 07/18 – Robert Lee Strayhorn

Robert Lee Strayhorn departed this life and entered God’s eternal kingdom on July 6, 2020 after a brief illness. Robert lived in Centralia most of his life. He was well-loved and respected. Robert was baptized at an early age and lived his life dedicated to the Lord. Robert enjoyed life and was a comedian in…read more »


2020 07/15 – David Isom

David Isom, 70, of Mulkeytown, Illinois, passed away July 9, 2020 at Heartland Regional Medical Center in Marion, Illinois. David proudly served his country in the United States Marines during the Vietnam War. He was a member of the Shawnee Hounds Hunt Club. David will be greatly missed by those who knew and loved him.…read more »

Deadmond-Finley, Tina

2020 07/14 – Tina S. Deadmond

Tina S. Deadmond-Finley, age 52 of Salem, passed away on Friday, June 10, 2020, at Salem Township Hospital.  Private interment will take place in Peaceful Valley Cemetery in Odin.  Memorials can be made to the family and can be received at the Crouse Funeral Home in Salem.  Online condolences can be left at www.CrouseFH.com or on the…read more »


2020 07/14 – Philip Eugene Sefton

Philip Eugene Sefton, age 71, of Xenia, passed away at home on the afternoon of July 9, 2020, from complications of lung fibrosis, a disease often referred to as “farmer’s lung.” Just the day before, Phil had been released from the rehabilitation unit of Carle Richland Memorial Hospital in Olney, following a three-week stay. The…read more »

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2020 07/14 – Eldon L. Teel

Eldon L. Teel, 82, formerly of Salem passed away July 11, 2020, at his daughter’s home n Murphysboro, IL, surrounded by his loving family. Arrangements will be announced later by the Sutherland – Rankin Funeral Home in Salem.read more »

Mckinney, Virgil Merle

2020 07/13 – Merle McKinney

Virgil Merle McKinney, age 95 of Salem, passed away on July 10, 2020, at Salem Township Hospital.    Merle was a longtime member of Salem First Baptist Church.  He served in World War II in the United States Army.  He owned and operated McKinney Motor Sales for many years. He had previously worked as a…read more »


2020 07/13 – Lucas Barton Greenwalt

Lucas Barton Greenwalt, 28, of Milwaukee, Wisconsin, formerly of Woodlawn, Illinois, passed away at 3:40 pm July 7, 2020 at his residence. Lucas was a member of Woodlawn Christian Church. He was passionate about playing the violin and loved his family very much. Lucas will be greatly missed by those who knew and adored him.…read more »

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2020 07/13 – Donald Patrick Boothman, Sr.

Donald Patrick Boothman, Sr., 83, of Centralia, passed away Wednesday, July 8, 2020 at his home with his family by his side. Don was a laborer for Egyptian Concrete Company before retiring. He served in the US Army and was a member of the 15th Street Church of God. He loved being outdoors, whether it…read more »

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