The Southern Illinoisan will accept obituaries from 9 a.m. to 10 a.m. Wednesday, Nov. 22, publication in the Thursday paper. This includes all obituaries. Late obituaries will not be published the following day.
Also, The Southern will accept obituaries from 1 to 4 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 23, for publication in Friday's paper. This also includes all obituaries. Late obituaries will not be published the following day.
Obituaries may emailed to firstname.lastname@example.org any time. Please call 618-529-5454, ext. 5175 Thursday and use newsroom option 3 on Friday during obituary hours until you reach editorial staff or communicate by emailing the address above to confirm emailed obituaries.