Obituaries

James Alan “AI” Brandt

James Alan “AI” Brandt James Alan “AI” Brandt passed from this life to be with God on February 6, at Decatur Memorial Hospital. Alan was born September 26, 1932 in St. Genevieve, Mo., to Truman and Luella Brandt. The family relocated and AI was raised in Nashville. He was a member of the Nashville 1948-49

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Mr. Arthur “Archie” R. Fuqua

Mr. Arthur “Archie” R. Fuqua Mr. Arthur “Archie” R. Fuqua of Oakdale, departed this life at Barnes Jewish Hospital in St. Louis, Mo., on Tuesday, February 6, 2018 at 5:53 A.M. He had attained the age of 70 years, 5 months and 28 days. Mr. Fuqua was born on August 8, 1947 in Belleville, the

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Rita Jean Cooper

Rita Jean Cooper Rita Jean Shreeman Cooper, of Olathe, Kan., departed this life on Ferbuary 3, 2018, at the age of 71, after a long battle with cancer. Rita was the daughter of Ralph and Mary Shreeman of Oakdale. She graduated from the Illinois School for the Deaf and retired from the United States Postal

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Robert “Rob” L. Metcalf

Robert “Rob” L. Metcalf Mr. Robert “Rob” L. Metcalf of Woodlawn, departed this life at SSM Health St. Mary’s Hospital in Centralia, on Wednesday, January 31, 2018 at 8:59 AM. He had attained the age of 53 years and 11 days. Mr. Metcalf was born on January 20, 1965 at Sparta, the son of Ronald

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Elberta Davis

Elberta Davis Elberta Davis, 77, of Hoyleton, died at St. Mary’s Hospital in Centralia at 4:01 p.m., on Saturday, January 27. Elberta was born on December 4, 1940 in Pemiscot, Mo., to Raymond Lowe and Lucille (James) Lowe. She married Coram J. Davis of Hoyleton on October, 6, 1967, in East St. Louis. Elberta worked

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Joann H. Ferguson

Joann H. Ferguson Mrs. Joann H. Ferguson of Radom, departed this life at the Friendship Manor Healthcare Center in Nashville, on Saturday, January 27, 2018 at 3:20 PM. She had attained the age of 79 years and 23 days. Mrs. Ferguson was born on January 4, 1939 in St. Louis, Mo., the daughter of John

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Hazel P. Thompson

Hazel P. Thompson Mrs. Hazel Thompson of Ashley, departed this life at Carlyle Care Center in Carlyle, on Friday, January 26, 2018 at 9:15 AM. She had attained the age of 86 years and 3 days. Mrs. Thompson was born on January 23, 1932 in Perry County, the daughter of Walter and Wilma (nee Davis)

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Raymond Piasecki

Raymond Piasecki Raymond Piasecki, 67, of Nashville, passed away at 11:24 A.M., Thursday, January 25, 2018 at the Washington County Hospital in Nashville. Raymond was a retired farmer. He was a member of St. Anns Catholic Church in Nashville. Raymond was a United States Army veteran of Vietnam. He was a member of the American

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Helen A. Weihe

Helen A. Weihe Helen A. Weihe, 89, of Nashville, formerly of Hoyleton, passed away at 5:10 p.m. on Thursday, January 25, 2018 at SSM Good Samaritan Regional Health Center in Mt. Vernon. She was born on February 20, 1928 in Venedy, the daughter of Elmer and Lillie Eigenrauch. She married Erwin Weihe on May 23,

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Roland Jacobs

Roland Jacobs Mr. Roland Jacobs of Okawville, departed this life in the Memorial Hospital East in Shiloh, on Thursday, January 25, 2018 at 12:43 A.M. He had attained the age of 72 years, 8 months and 4 days. Roland was born in Washington County, on May 21, 1945 the son of Adolph Jr. and Hildegard

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