Obituaries from Southern Illinois Newspapers
Transcribed and Annotate by Darrel Dexter (GSSI member)
Darrel Dexter, local historian, GSSI member and previous editor of The Saga of Southern Illinois, transcribed obituaries and death notices from thousands of Southern Illinois newspapers and made them available for posting on our website. His notes provide additional information for many of the entries. The links listed below describe the newspaper and includes a chart by year with links to the transcriptions we have available (in PDF format).