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Jacksonville Journal Courier (Newspaper) - January 10, 1998, Jacksonville, Illinois Regional record Paul Roberts 19 11 19 9 8 19 19 19 9 8 Mexico to. A Joe p Mccallister sr., 78, of Mexico mo., died thursday evening Jan. 8,1998, at . Memorial veterans Hospital in Columbia to. He was born aug. 3, 1919, in Logan ., the son of William Russell and May Lassie Dillon Mccallister. He married Eddythe Carrie Harris feb. 3, 1943, in Ardmore okla. And she survives. He also survived by one son. Joe p or. Of Mexico to. One daughter Jeanie Teaney of Mexico. To. Five grandchildren six great grandchildren one brother. Ray of Welch And one sister. Mrs. Charles Brookie Holder of Roodhouse. He was preceded in death by five Brothers and six Sisters. Or. Mccallister had worked a variety of jobs throughout his life. He was a Veteran of world War ii serving in the army air corps in the South Pacific from 1942-1945. He moved to Mexico to. From Illinois in 1967. He spent several years Here before moving to Hope Ark. He returned to Mexico to. Six years ago. He of the Baptist Faith and a member of the vow american legion and the Lions club. Funeral services will be held at 1 30 . Monday at the Arnold funeral Home in Mexico to. Visitation will be from 2-5 . Memorials Are suggested to the a hospice. I r e g 0 r y services graveside services for Ronald c. Gregory were held at 2 . Friday Jan. 9. 1998, at the Winchester City cemetery with the Rev. Peter r. Breckbuhl officiating. The Mackey Daws funeral Home in Winchester was in charge of the arrangements. Police beat mount Sterling a Paul n. Roberts 86, of mount Sterling died thursday morning Jan. 8, 1998, at memorial medical Center in Springfield. He was born March 24, 1911, in Schuyler county the son of Emery l. And Gertrude Hedrick Roberts. He married Grace Brierton on april 6, 1939, in Edina mo., and she survives. He also survived by several nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by one sister Geneva Kunkel and four Brothers Henry Leslie Ralph and . Or. Or. Roberts was a Farmer and also worked for Many years a Carpenter. He attended Schuyler and Brown county schools and was of the protestant Faith. Or. Roberts was a member of the Brown county farm Bureau and served Elkhorn township representative for Blue Cross and Blue shield for Many years. He always enjoyed gardening. Graveside services will be held at la . Today at the Zion lutheran cemetery in Brown county. Friends May Call from 10 30 . Until the time of services at the Hendricker funeral Home in mount Sterling. Memorials Are suggested to the Brown county heart association. Joe p. Mccallister or. William r. A buds Mckean 19 13 19 9 8 recent Accident Coz get checked Call of or. Richard Charpentier . Call today 243-3377 for free exam "7, in Nill my c Iii. I ii Imu it to ii ire i no i tilt Chi ii ii residents a it i Vircil in in i it i i my v for More information please Contact. Carol Leinberger social sen Iles Dir heritage Mainor South sharing a heritage of care since jv63 Beardstown in 217 323-4055 Clarence Russel Evans 19 17 19 9 8 William r. A a buds Mckean 84, of South Jacksonville died tuesday evening Jan. 6, 1998, at passavant area Hospital in Jacksonville. He was born aug. 13, 1913, near Woodson the son of George And Besse Beatrice Reed Mckean. He married Mildred Iola Byers on sept. I 1937, in Vandalia mo., and she survives. He also survived by one daughter Pamela husband Dick Beck of Springfield two sons Gerald William wife Sandy of Normal Glenn wife Jane of Jacksonville five granddaughters and several nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by one brother George James. Or. Mckean retired from Caldwell engineering in 1982. During 1942-1945, he served in England with the eighth air Force during world War ii. He was a longtime member of Centenary United methodist Church where he served on various committees and boards. He formerly served on the South Jacksonville Village Board and was Active in boy scout troop no. 113 for Many years. Funeral services will be held at 10 30 . Saturday at the Gillham Buchanan funeral Home in Jacksonville with burial at Diamond Grove cemetery. Friends May Call after 3 . Friday at the funeral Home where the family will receive friends from 5-7 . Memorials Are suggested to the Centenary United methodist Church building fund. Editors note the preceding obituary being rerun due to inaccurate information. The obituary orig malty ran thursday. Jones services funeral services for Birdie Jones were held at 2 . Friday Jan. 9, 1998, at the Shields memorial Home in Greenfield with the Rev. Gary Motta officiating. Carole Griswold was organist and special numbers included a what a Friend we have in Jesus a a a there a just something about that name a the Garden a a no tears in heaven Quot a the old rugged Cross Quot a How Ireat thou Art a and a amazing grandson Elliott Turpin gave the Eulogy grandson Elon Turpin read the scripture and grandson Bill Buckley gave the concluding prayer. Pallbearers were Elon Turpin Elliott Turpin Bill Buckley Jim Buckley Ray Satterfield Kent Black Jeff Jones and Mark Jones. Burial was at Hickory Grove cemetery near Wrights. 19 12 19 9 8 Mabel l. Deweese 85, of Jacksonville died thursday evening Jan. 8, 1998, at her residence. She was born nov. I 1912, in Odell the daughter of Charles e. And Elsie Mcalister Deweese. She survived by several nephews grand nieces and cousins. Miss Deweese had been a Telephone operator for Western Union and a supporter of the Strawn Art gallery. She was a member of Central Christian Church and Jacksonville genealogical society. Graveside services will bt1 held at i . Tuesday at Diamond Grove cemetery. There will be no visitation. Memorials Are suggested to the Central Christian Church. The Williamson funeral Home in charge of the arrangements. Mildred Elizabeth Snyder Woods 19 0 7 19 9 8 Springfield a Clarence Evans 80, of Springfield and Haines City Fla., died tuesday Jan. 6,1998, in Winter Haven Fla. He was born july 30, 1917, in Waverly the son of Edward g. And Louetta Luttrell Evans. He married Velma l. Meador in 1940 in Palmyra mo., and she survives in Haines City Fla. He also survived by one son i Arry l. Of College station Texas one daughter Gaye of Sherman seven grandchildren seven great grandchildren one Niece three great nephews and two great nieces. Or. Evans graduated from Waverly High school and Illinois College. He had a talk show in Jacksonville for webs radio. He served a Captain in the United states army a Force a b-17 Pilot during world War ii. Following the War he started Evans advertising which later became Evans work and Costa advertising and then Evans and associates advertising before becoming a special agent for new York life insurance in 1972. He retired in 1992. He was a past president of the Springfield Junior chamber of Commerce noon Lions club and Springfield life underwriters association. He served a member of the Board of greater Springfield area association of Commerce and Industry later the chamber of Commerce. Or. Evans was a member of american legion Post 32, Ansar shrine St. Pauls Lodge 500 of amp am the scottish rite and the York rite and Royal order of jesters court no. 20. He served round up chairman of the Myca. He was a member of Springfield a Illinois College sunni association. He served Deacon elder and elder emeritus at f first Christian Church Well president of the Church Board and superintendent of instruction. He was a member of the Church since 1944. He was an associate member of Haines City Fla. First Christian Church. He moved to Haines City fat. In 1990. F funeral services will be held at la . Monday at Boardman Smith f funeral Chapel in Springfield with burial at Oak Ridge cemetery in Springfield where the Sangamon county inter veterans will conduct military rites. Visitation will be from 3-5 . Sunday and from to . Until time of services monday. Mabel l. Deweese Rushville a Mildred Elizabeth Snyder Woods 90, of Rushville died Friday morning Jan. 9, 1998, at the Snyder Vaughn Haven nursing Home in Rushville. She was born nov. 4, 1907, in mount Sterling the daughter of Charles Henry and Anne Dunbar Snyder. She married Richard Woods on sept. 26, 1926, in Brown county and he preceded her in death on june 12,1989. She survived by one son Galen wife Rita of Decatur one daughter mrs. Jack Carol Lemon of Rushville five grandchildren and la great grandchildren. She was preceded in death by one son Richard Leon one grandson one sister Mabel Barclift and one brother Wayne Snyder. Mrs. Woods was a homemaker and worked with her husband on the family farm. She was a member of the Cooperstown Christian Church where she was the organist and pianist for Many years. She was also a sunday school teacher and a member of the churches i will club. Funeral services will be held at to . Monday at the Wood Roby funeral Chapel in Rushville with burial at Cooperstown cemetery. Visitation will be from 3-6 . Sunday at the funeral Chapel. Memorials Are suggested to the Schuyler county youth Center Culbertson memorial Hospital or the Cooperstown Christian Church. Two teens charged with obstructing Justice Oakwood apr two teenagers have been charged with obstructing Justice in the investigation of a bombing that killed a Man last week he prepared his Church bulletin. Shane Wernigk and Justin Voorhees both 17, Are accused of hindering the investigation by lying about seeing the victim outside the Church just before the . 30 explosion said Gary Miller chief investigator for Vermilion county sheriffs department the teens had told police and the Media they saw Brian Plawer adjusting a Light bulb outside the Oakwood United methodist Church but later admitted they were not in the area at the time of the explosion Miller said thursday. Miller said the teens Are not connected to the bombing that killed Plawer 46. A the thing that motivates people not to Tell the truth usually their involvement in something a he said. A they just made the statement to get their name in the paper and their picture on the teens were arrested wednesday. No arrests have been made in connection with the bombing but Miller said the investigation a much More focused now to a specific area than we were investigators have used a search warrant and a Federal subpoena granted thursday to obtain evidence Miller said. He would not elaborate. The explosion Only minor damage to the Church in the town of 1,500 about 25 Miles East of Champaign. A ooh Why of Why cant i get these people to go Home amp feed me work work work sell sell sell insure a House insure a car get real a dont they know in hungry Tom 0,.s Steve. Lina. Partly. A i Robert Turner insurance Agency Corner Lafayette and Prairie 243-2118 insurance for you. Tabernacle of Praise Hannibal Missouri revival with evangelist Robby Mitchell a sun., Jan. 11 at to . Amp 6 30 . A .-wed., Jan. 12-14 at 7 . U. S. Hwy. 36 to Hannibal to for directions and More information can 573-221-1112 arrests citations a Brian m. Moore 18, of Beardstown was arrested about 9 40 . Thursday by Beardstown police on a charge of operating an uninsured motor vehicle a Beardstown police spokeswoman said. A Robert j. Bryant 31, of Godfrey was arrested about i . Friday by Beardstown police on a charge of operating an uninsured motor vehicle a Beardstown police spokeswoman said. A Apollin Anis Vasquez 39, of Beardstown was arrested Friday morning by Beardstown police on a charge of failure to appear on a Cass county warrant charging him with driving under the influence a Beardstown police spokeswoman said. A Mark c. Bowers 23, of 209 College ave., Apt. 3, was arrested about 3 20 . Friday by Morgan county deputies on a Greene county warrant charging him with operating an uninsured motor vehicle a Morgan county jail report said. A Steve b. Morris 35, of 241 Morton ave., lot 2, was arrested about 9 . Friday by Morgan county sheriffs deputies on charges of driving under the influence of alcohol and assault Accord ing to a Morgan county jail report. A a 16-Yeaf-old male was arrested at about 1 40 . Friday by Jacksonville police on charges of unlawful use of a weapon and no valid firearm owner identification card according to a Jacksonville police report. Burglaries thefts a a cd Antenna was taken from a car parked in the 1200 Block of West Walnut Street according to a Jacksonville police report at about 9 10 . Thursday. Accidents a a two vehicle Accident occurred at about 1 10 . Friday at the intersection of College Avenue and Mauva Sterre Street according to a Jacksonville police report. Rebecca a. Mason 25, of 614 n. West St., was driving a 1988 Chevrolet Cavalier whim she struck a 1984 Pontiac 6000 be being driven by Barcella Remis 23, of 800 Illinois ave., Apt. 27, at the intersection. Both Drivers were taken to passavant Hospital where they were treated for minor injuries and released according to a Hospital spokeswoman. . Mason was ticketed for disobeying a traffic control device. Learning briefs Calendar a the department of natural resources offering summer internships to College students studying Park interpretation recreation and administration and forestry. The internships which pay $1,000 per month allow students to obtain practical experience and meet the hands on training requirements necessary to earn their degree. No paid internships also Are available. Tile department seeking College students at the Junior or senior level in natural resources related programs including Parks and recreation ecology natural resources management forestry and Grant administration. Preference will by Given to applicants who need to Complete an internship for their degree. Interested students should write to the Illinois department of natural resources Jeri l. Knaus 524. Second St., room 500, Springfield in 62701-1787, phone 217-782-4963. The application deadline feb. 15. Briefs a a thirteen High school seniors from the Jacksonville area were among the 90 students from across the Midwest who participated . 6 in Illinois colleges annual Honor scholarship Competition. Seniors from Jacksonville High school included Shaun m. Anders son of Vickie Anders of Jacksonville Lindsay a. Cors daughter of or. And mrs. Bedward Cors of Jacksonville Nicolette l Doerfler daughter of Debbie Cox of Murrayville Jamae m. Lindsay daughter of Janace Lindsay of Jacksonville and Jennifer l Mansholt daughter of or. And mrs. Arthur Mansholt of Jacksonville. Routt High school seniors included Erin e. Boto. Daughter of or. And mrs. Kevin Boto of Jacksonville and Jill l Schafer daughter of or. And mrs. Wayne Schafer of Jacksonville. Beardstown High school seniors included Dara k. Fair daughter of or. And mrs. Daryle f air of Beardstown and Brianne e. Soer. Daughter of or. And mrs. Robert Soer of Beardstown. Area High school seniors included Anthony c. Boston of new Berlin High school son of or. And mrs. Allen Boston of Loami Courtney j. Dowland of Greenfield High school daughter of or. And mrs. Robert Howland of Greenfield Dustin d. Hardwick of Meredosia Chambersburg High school son of or. And mrs. Larry Hardwick of Arenzville and Jura a. Stock of Tropia High school daughter of or. And mrs. Bill Stock of Arenzville. A a James Caban son of Donna Caban of Woodson graduated . 19 from Southwest Baptist University Bolivar mo., with a degree in religious education. He a 1990 graduate of Jacksonville High chix l. A a Joy Hughes daughter of Evan and Sherry Hughes of Arenzville recently joined Alpha Sigma Tau sorority at Southern Illinois University at Edwardsville. Upcoming services Borden Kurcher Ralph a., 2 . Today at the holy family Catholic Church. Mount Sterling Catholic cemetery. Visitation will be from 8 30 . Until 1 30 . Today at the Hufnagel f funeral Home in mount Sterling. Cancun Barnard to . Today at the f Ranklin United methodist Church. Memorial Lawn cemetery in Jacksonville. Harney Merle h., 2 . Today at the Cody and son memorial Home. Diamond Grove cemetery. Mckean William r. A a buds 10 30 . Today at the Gillham Buchanan f funeral Home in Jacksonville. Diamond Grove cemetery. Moeller Wanda Iola memorial services will be held at 10 30 . Today at the Christ lutheran Church in Waverly. Roberts Paul graveside services la . Today at the Zion lutheran cemetery in Brown county. Friends May Call from 10 30 jx7xtjjx7x7xt.t.txt.t.t.7.7.1 done to get caught with a Furnace breakdown this Winter fall Furnace Start up Call to set an appointment and for prices. Universal heating amp air conditioning 1256. Main a Jacksonville 245-5616 �?�24-hr emergency service 25c/mile charge outside Jacksonville Fri 8 -4 30 i am. Until the time of services at the Hendricker funeral Home in mount Sterling. Sanson c. Leroy 10 30 . Today at the Shields memorial Home in Greenfield. Oak Wood cemetery. Sousley Wilma 2 . Today at the Shields memorial Home in Greenfield. Oak Wood cemetery. Hie family will meet friends from i . Until time of services today. Engebrecht Donald w., memorial services will be held at 2 . Sunday at the Salem lutheran Church in Jacksonville with private family burial services to be held at a later Date. Visitation will by held from 5-7 . Today at the Gillham Buchanan funeral Home in Jacksonville. Evans Clarencell . Monday at Boardman Smith f funeral Chapt in Springfield. Oak Ridge cemetery in Springfield where the Sangamon county inter veterans will conduct military rites. Visitation from 3-5 . Sunday and from to . Until time of services monday. Mccallister Joe p. Sr., 1 30 . Monday at the Arnold funeral Home in Mexico to. Visitation will be from 2-5 . Sunday. Woods Mildred Elizabeth Snyder to . Monday at the Wood Roby funeral Chapel in Rushville. Cooperstown cemetery. Visitation will by from 3-6 . Sunday at the funeral Chapel. Deweese Mabel graveside services will be held at i . Tuesday at Diamond Grove cemetery. There will be no visitation. Hie Williamson f funeral Home in charge of the arrangements

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