Fulton Obituaries

Robert R. Sheets

Robert R. Sheets, 64, of Lewistown passed away at 4:43 p.m. on Friday, March 27, at his residence. He was born on May 2, 1955, in St. Augustine, a son of Roy Duane “Dewey” and Linda (Dennis) Sheets. Surviving are his mother, Linda Sheets of Lewistown; four children, Michelle (Jason) Miller of Bath, Robbie (Lauren)…

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David C. Shaw

David C. Shaw, age 78, of Marion,formerly of Astoria, passed away peacefully at 5:21 p.m. on Tuesday, March 31, 2020 in Herrin Hospital of Herrin. He was born on Monday, June 9, 1941, in Canton, the son of James and Marjorie Lucille (Campbell) Shaw. Dave attended school in Lewistown, and was a graduate of Lewistown…

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Clara Ellen Clanin

Clara Ellen Clanin 96 of Pekin, passed away at 1:00 p.m. Wednesday, March 25. She was born April 13, 1923 in Pekin to Arthur and Blanche(Hocker)Mann. They preceded her in death. She married Phillip Edward Clanin on April 13, 1946 in Pekin. He also preceded her in death on May 1984. She was also preceded…

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Harold G. Lynch

Harold G. Lynch, 87, of Cuba, passed away at 3:25 p.m. Thursday March 26 at Clayberg Nursing Home in Cuba. He was born January 11, 1933 at Canton, the son of Harry and Edith (Mills) Lynch. He married Virginia “Ginger” Power. She preceded him in death along with his parents, one son, Harold Gene Lynch,…

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Emma J. Mallicoat

Emma J. Mallicoat, 86, of Cuba passed away peacefully Thursday, March 26 at 11 a.m. at her home. Born an only child on August 24, 1933 in Tallula to the late Steve & Mary (Holtzclaw) Jones, she married Pert Mallicoat on March 4, 1971, he preceded her in death in 1988. Her daughter Rita also…

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Raymond E. Dilts

Raymond E. Dilts, 92, of Smithfield passed away at 3:55 a.m. Monday March 23 at his residence. He was born March 25, 1927 in Fiatt to Wesley and Ollivine (Rock) Dilts. He married Betty June Buffum on May 15, 1948 in Smithfield. She survives. Also surviving are three children and one son-in-law, Herb (Mary) Dilts…

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Robert Gene Miller

Robert Gene Miller, 84, of Ipava, passed away at 5:29 p.m. on Sunday, March 22 at Mason District Hospital in Havana. He was born on February 2, 1936 in Smithfield the son of Robert K. and Zelma (Fierce) Miller. Gene married Carol Jean Sosey on May 12, 1957 in Cuba. She survives. Also surviving is…

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Raymon Meyer

Raymon Meyer, 88 of Avon, IL passed away, Thursday, March 12, 4:40 p.m. at the OSF Richard L. Owens Hospice Home. He was born Monday, September 14, 1931 in Maquan, the son of Edde and Florence (Tasker) Meyer. He married Delores Hiton on October 11, 1950 and she preceded him in death on June 15,…

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John Maurice Ridle

John Maurice Ridle, 92, passed away Wednesday, March 11 at his home in Canton surrounded by close family and friends. John was born July 3, 1927 to Glen and Garnet (Douglas) Ridle on a farm in Marietta, Illinois. He met his beautiful bride and wife of 70 years, Donita Faye Burnham, after the war and…

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Thelma I. Clark

Thelma I. Clark, 89, passed away on Monday, March 9 at Red Oak Estates in Canton. She was born on February 6, 1931 in Canton to Joseph and Annie (Hardy) Shaw. They raised Thelma in St. David. They preceded her in death. She married Robert H. Clark on September 5, 1951 in Canton. He preceded…

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