Mounds Funeral Homes
Mounds is also known as: Pulaski County / Mounds city.
Mounds is located at 37°6′53″N 89°11′57″W / 37. 11472°N 89. 19917°W / 37. 11472; -89. 19917 (37. 114838, -89. 199030).
According to the United States Census Bureau, the city has a total area of 1. 2 square miles (3. 1 km), all land.
The town was named for the prehistoric monumental earthwork mounds in the area, likely built by the Mississippian culture about 1000 CE. Mound building had started earlier, before the Common Era, but Mississippian sites were located throughout the Lower Mississippian Valley and the tributaries of the river, as along the Ohio River.
European-Americans settled southern Illinois by traveling along the Ohio River, mostly from the states of Kentucky and Tennessee, and other of the Upper South. At one time this area of the state was called "Little Dixie" because of the preponderance of southerners. Because Illinois entered the union as a free state, African-American slaves sometimes escaped to it across the Ohio and Mississippi rivers to freedom, sometimes traveling as far as Canada to ensure they evaded slave catchers. Other blacks settled in the area in the...
There are currently 3 funeral home listings for the city of Mounds, Illinois.
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On November 1, 1949, Walter H. "Doc" Ford and Ross Young opened the doors to Ford-Young Funeral Home on Sprigg Street in Cape Girardeau, Missouri. In 1953, Walter J. Ford, Walter H.’s son, bought out the Young family interests and the name...
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Facts about Mounds, Illinois
Mounds is a city in Pulaski County, Illinois County, Illinois, United States. The population was 1,117 in the United States Census, 2000 census.
It was reported by The County Journal on July 3rd, 2014 that James William "Jim" Sheible died in Mounds, Illinois. Sheible was 75 years old. Send flowers to share your condolences and honor James William "Jim"'s life.
It was reported on January 2nd, 2014 that Wanda Jean Nicolaides (Nixon) died in Cape Girardeau, Missouri. Ms. Nicolaides was 89 years old and was born in Mounds, IL. Send flowers to share your condolences and honor Wanda Jean's life.
It was reported on April 15th, 2013 that Hortense Sullivan (Zanone) died in Mounds, Illinois. Ms. Sullivan was 89 years old. Send flowers to share your condolences and honor Hortense's life.
It was reported on April 11th, 2013 that Adeline Katherine Egner (Bridewell) died in Saint Peters, Missouri. Ms. Egner was 92 years old and was born in Mounds, IL. Send flowers to share your condolences and honor Adeline Katherine's life.
It was reported by Austin American Statesman on November 24th, 2012 that Mickey Reed (Marsh) died in Austin, Texas. Ms. Reed was 94 years old and was born in Mounds, IL. Send flowers to share your condolences and honor Mickey's life.
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Spiritual caretaker of Indonesian volcano dies
On Thursday, politicians, soap opera stars and singers were among hundreds of people who flocked to Maridjan's funeral on the fertile slopes of ... then covered it with soil and piled cut orchids on the mound. One of the world's most active volcanos ...
Indonesian volcano's spiritual caretaker dies
On Thursday, high-profile politicians, soap opera stars, singers and hundreds of family and followers flocked to his funeral on the slopes of the mountain ... body with soil and piled cut orchids on the mound. "I never thought he was going to leave us in ...
Ellen Hansen, 90, Dakota City
Interment will be in Indian Mound Cemetery, Humboldt. Visitation will be 5-7 p.m. Thursday (today) at the Mason-Lindhart Funeral Home in Humboldt ... and Mike (Deann) Hansen of Illinois City, IL; grandsons, Fanch, Jay, Aaron, and Douglas Hansen, Thomas and ...
Norman L. Knott Sr.
at the D.L. NEWCOMER FUNERAL HOME, BRODHEAD, WI, with Pastor Mary Froiland officiating. Burial will be in Big Mound Cemetery, Holcomb, IL. Visitation will be held on Monday, November 1, 2010, from 6:00 p.m. until 8:00 p.m., at the funeral home. Online ...
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