Obituaries from Southern Illinois Newspapers
Transcribed and annotated by Darrel Dexter
Darrel Dexter, local historian and long-time editor of The Saga of Southern Illinois, has transcribed obituaries and death notices from thousands of Southern Illinois newspapers and made them available for posting on this website. His notes provide additional information for many of the entries. The pages below describe the newspapers indexed and provide links to the full-text transcriptions. You must be logged in as a GSSI member to view the following pages and access the transcriptions.
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