Obituaries

James Harold “Jim” Edlen

67, of Clyde, North Carolina and formerly of Virginia, Illinois died Saturday, May 18th in Asheville, North Carolina. Per his wishes, in lieu of a memorial service, a chili supper will be held in June in Virginia.

Wilton Wayne Thompson Jr.

88, of Jacksonville and formerly of Galesburg died at 3:07 p.m. Friday, April 19, 2019. A memorial graveside service is planned for 10 a.m. Saturday, at East Linwood Cemetery.  Hinchliff-Pearson-West Funeral Directors and Cremation Services in Galesburg are assisting the family with arrangements.

 

Leona J. “Twink” Allen

90, of White Hall died Sunday, May 19, 2019. A funeral will be at 11 a.m. Thursday at White Hall Presbyterian Church. Visitation will be from 4 to 7 p.m. Wednesday at the church. Airsman-Hires Funeral Home in White Hall is in charge of arrangements.

Timothy Greer Moulton

68, died Friday, May 17, 2019. Visitation will be from 3 to 7 p.m. Friday at All Saints Church in White Hall. A prayer service will be at 2:45 p.m. Friday at the church. Mass will be celebrated at 10 a.m. Saturday at the church. Airsman-Hires Funeral Home in White Hall is in charge of arrangements.

Donna B. Brackett

80, of Winchester, died Saturday, May 18, 2019, in Jacksonville. A funeral service will be held at 11 a.m. Wednesday at Coonrod Funeral Home in Winchester. Visitation will be on Wednesday from 10 a.m. until the time of the service.

William G Kindred

81, of Jacksonville died Thursday, May 16th. A funeral mass will be celebrated at 10AM on Tuesday, May 21st, 2019 at Church of Our Saviour, with burial at Sacred Heart Cemetery near Franklin. The family will meet friends from 4PM to 7PM Monday at the Williamson Funeral Home. A prayer service will be conducted at 3:45PM on Monday at the funeral home. Williamson Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.

James W. Delaney

89, of Jacksonville died Thursday, May 16, 2019. A memorial mass will be celebrated at 11 a.m. on Saturday, May 25, 2019, at Church of Our Saviour, with entombment in the Calvary Cemetery Columbarium. The family will meet friends one hour prior to the service at the church. The Williamson Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements. 

Robert N. “Bobby” Simmonds

56, passed away Saturday, May 4th, 2019 at his home in Alexander. A celebration of life will be held at Bahan’s Beer Garden in Jacksonville on Saturday, June 1st. Friends and family are invited to join. A private burial service will occur at a later date. Williamson Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.

Joseph “Vernon” Vedder

70, of Murrayville, died Wednesday, April 10, 2019. Funeral services will be held 11:00 a.m. Saturday, June 22, 2019, at Daws Family Funeral Home in Murrayville with interment in Youngblood Cemetery in Nortonville. Visitation will be held 5:00 p.m. until 7:00 p.m. Friday, June 21, 2019, at the funeral home.