A worship service is planned Thursday, Jan. 19, at Kornthal Church near Jonesboro. The service is set for 7 p.m.
Illinoisans donated millions of dollars to charity in 2016, while also contributing millions of hours of service with a value of more than $7 billion.
Light snow was falling when this picture was taken on Thursday, Jan. 5, at the Lincoln Memorial Picnic Grounds in Jonesboro. Snowfall amounted to about half an inch.
Bobbie J. Tucker Jr., 52, of Marion, died at 2 p.m. Thursday, Jan. 12, at his home in Marion.
Phyllis Elaine Miller Amrhein, 69, died on Jan. 7, 2017.
Wanda R. Pang, of Indianapolis, Ind., and formerly of Tamms, died Sunday, Jan. 15, at St. Vincent Hospice Facility in Indianapolis, Ind.
Floy Sullivan, 77, of Anna, died at 7:53 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 14, 2017, at St. Francis Medical Center in Cape Girardeau.
Karen E. Webb Smithey, 73, of Jefferson City, Tenn., and formerly of Tamms, died Thursday evening, Jan. 12, 2017, at home.
Mildred Wright, 97, of Jonesboro, died at 1:55 p.m. Friday, Jan. 13, 2017, with her granddaughter by her side.