Lavinia Eyer, 103
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Lavinia Pearl Sinclair “Benji” Eyer, 103, of Metropolis, died Tuesday, Aug. 21, 2012 at the Metropolis Nursing and Rehabilitation Center.

Survivors include one son, Charles Sinclair Eyer of Lexington, Ky.; two daughters, Beth Carol Dempsey of Lexington and Lois Eleanor Eyer of Brookport; 10 grandchildren; 26 great-grandchildren; 20 great-great-grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Charles Minor Eyer; her parents, Alonzo and Frances Elizabeth Morris Sinclair; one great-grandchild; two great-great-grandchildren; and two brothers, James Earl Sinclair and Jewell Sinclair.

Graveside service was held Saturday at Maplelawn Cemetery in Paducah with Rev. Larry Call officiating.

Memorials may be made to Brookport First Christian Church, 302 Crockett St., Brookport, IL 62910; or to the Illinois Audubon Society, P.O. Box 2547, Springfield, IL 62708.

Aikins-Farmer Funeral Home of Metropolis was in charge of the arrangements.
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