James Bradley Eagle

James Bradley Eagle

James Bradley “Jim” Eagle, 71, of Petrolia, Illinois, died on Monday, Sept. 9, 2019.

He had worked as a pumper in the oil field and was a U.S. Army veteran

Survivors include his wife, Carolyn (Cooper) Eagle; and two children, Bradley Eagle and Julie (Eagle) Graham.

Graveside services with military honors will be 11 a.m. CDT today at Lawrenceville City Cemetery. Memorial contributions may be made to Disabled American Veterans. Cunningham Funeral Home of Bridgeport is handling the arrangements.

Online condolences may be sent to the family at www.cunninghamfuneralhomes.com.

PENDINGS

Larry Hadley, 73, of Lawrenceville, Illinois, passed away on Wednesday, Sept. 11, 2019. Arrangements are pending at the Emmons-Macey & Steffey Funeral Home.

John R. Thompson IV, 67, of Oaktown, passed away on Tuesday, Sept. 10, 2019, at Methodist Hospital in Indianapolis. Arrangements are pending at Duesterberg-Fredrick Wampler Shaw Chapel in Bicknell. 

FUNERALS

Bellinger, Patty M., died Sept. 6. Services: 11 a.m. CDT on Friday at the Emmons-Macey & Steffey Funeral Home, Lawrenceville, Illinois. Burial: Lawrenceville City Cemetery. Visitation: 5-7 p.m. CDT today at the funeral home. Condolences: www.emmonsmaceysteffey.com.

Bonds, Myrtle V., died Sept. 7. Services: 2 p.m. on Friday at Gardner-Brockman Funeral Home, 505 Main St. Burial: Memorial Park Cemetery. Visitation: noon until the hour of services on Friday at the funeral home. Condolences: www.gardnerbrockman.com.

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