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Dawson & Wikoff Funeral Home was founded in 1890 on the belief of, "serving others as we ourselves would want to be served."

Since it's inception, Dawson & Wikoff has been a full service funeral home serving all churches, religions, and cemeteries. Our funeral directors and staff have over 100 years of experience providing a service to meet the needs of all the families that come into one of our five locations.

Our first responsibility is meeting the needs of the families we serve. We pledge to provide the highest quality of care and service, with the finest facilities and products, all at a fair price. We believe that the families' satisfaction determines our future.

Dawson & Wikoff

James Gunnels

James W Gunnels

10/28/47 - 05/18/15

James W. “Bill” Gunnels 67, of Decatur, IL passed away at 8:51 a.m., Monday, May 18, 2015, in his residence. ... View full obituary

Simone Robbins

Simone B Robbins

08/14/25 - 05/16/15

Simone Bassett Robbins Decatur—When she was told three years ago that she had six weeks to live, Simone’s determination to ... View full obituary

Debra Davidson

Debra A Davidson

11/20/52 - 05/14/15

Debra Ann Davidson, 62, of Dalton City, IL passed away at 7:35 a.m. on Thursday, May 14, 2015 in her ... View full obituary

Marion Judge

Marion E Judge

07/21/36 - 05/14/15

Marion Edward “Ed” Judge, 78, of Macon, IL passed away at 9:00 a.m. on Thursday, May 14, 2015 at McKinley ... View full obituary

Betty Pauls

Betty J Pauls

09/24/24 - 05/14/15

Betty J. “Dixie” Pauls, 90, of Mattoon, IL formerly of Decatur, IL passed away at 12:30 p.m. on Thursday, May ... View full obituary

Holly Helton

Holly M Helton

09/01/78 - 05/13/15

Holly M. Helton, 36, of Argenta, IL passed away on Wednesday (May 13, 2015) in her home. A service to ... View full obituary

Judy Stewardson

Judy Stewardson

03/02/40 - 05/12/15

Judy Stewardson, 75, of Decatur passed away on Tuesday (May 12, 2015) at her home. A service to honor and ... View full obituary

Howard Aufrecht

Howard L Aufrecht

02/08/18 - 05/11/15

Howard Leo Aufrecht, 97, of Murphysboro, formerly of Blue Mound, went to be with his Lord and Savior at 12:05 ... View full obituary

Leon Creek

Leon B Creek

09/20/38 - 05/09/15

Leon B. “Sonny” Creek 76, of Mt. Zion, passed away at 4:00 a.m., Saturday, May 9, 2015, in St. Mary’s ... View full obituary

Danny Manning

Danny D Manning

07/09/49 - 05/08/15

Danny Dale Manning, 65, of Decatur passed away on Friday (May 8, 2015) at Decatur Memorial Hospital. A graveside service ... View full obituary

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