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Obituaries

  1. Annie Ruth Broadnax

    June 11, 2018

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                 Annie Ruth Broadnax was born October 11, 1931 in Russell County, Alabama.  She was the first of seven children born to Rev. King David, Sr. and Mrs. Lorise (Thornton) Broadnax.  She peacefully traded time for eternity on the evening of June 7, 2018.

                Sis. Broadnax accepted Jesus as her personal Savior at an early age and joined Liberty Hill Baptist Church of Phenix City, Alabama where her father was an associate minister. She served in the Sunday School, Baptist Training Union (BTU) ...
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  2. Jeremy L. Penticoff

    May 7, 2018

    Photo-Penticoff, JeremyJeremy L. Penticoff died on Thursday, May 3 at the age of 45 years old. He was born in Savanna, IL on June 21, 1972 to Karen Penticoff and Ralph Carvajal.

    Jeremy was well like by everyone. He loved to take walks around the neighborhood and meet new people. He enjoyed talking on his CB radio and playing video games on the computer and a gaming console. He worked at the grand Victoria casino when it first opened up but more recently, helped out at home caring for his mother. He ...
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  3. Orlando Ramirez, Jr.

    May 1, 2018

    Orlando Ramirez, Jr., 26 years of age, died Monday, April 30, 2018 after a brave battle with cancer. Orlando was born in Mexico on August 3, 1991 to Gloria (nee Villanueva) and Orlando Ramirez, Sr.

    Orlando enjoyed spending time with his brothers and friends. They often went to the movies, played paintball and went to amusement parks together. Orlando LOVED the "super heroes" especially Superman.

    Orlando is preceded in death by his brother, Jose Ramirez Villanueva, who died in infancy, his paternal grandfather, Pablo Rodriquez Ezquirel and his maternal grandmother, Margarita Cruz Rodriguez.

    Orlando will be greatly missed by his loving parents and brothers; ...
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  4. Ruby Terrina (Fina) Williams

    April 12, 2018

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    Ruby Terrina Williams (Fina) made her journey to Heaven on April 9, 2018.  She passed away from heart failure with her family by her side, after a long battle with lupus.  Ruby was born October 20, 1964 in Elgin, IL.  She was the daughter of the late Grace Alvarez (Bae Mae) and the late Willie Williams.   She was 53 years old.

    She grew up and attended school in Elgin,IL. where she was raised in a Christian household and attended church regularly as a child.  Ruby started her family ...
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  5. Jovita Carr

    April 9, 2018

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    Jovita Carr peacefully went home to our Lord on April 9, 2018.  She was born February 15, 1945, in Robstown, Texas to Simona (nee Perales) and Felisiano  Gonzalez.

    Jovita  moved to Elgin in the early 1960s from Kingsville, Texas where she met her beloved husband, Nicolas.  After a six-month courtship, they were married in Kingsville, Texas. He called her “my honey.” She called him “hon.” They were rarely apart and celebrated their 50th anniversary in December. He was at her bedside for months during her illness. She was as devoted to him ...
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