The staff of Pyatt Funeral Home would like to assure the families we serve that we are constantly monitoring all updates from the Illinois Dept. of Public Health and the CDC regarding the Coronavirus.  We are also adhering to funeral industry recommendations from both the Illinois Funeral Director Association and the National Funeral Directors Association.

Our goal is to be able to provide our families with a dignified and respectful funeral service that celebrates the life of their loved ones while keeping our families safe.  Our funeral home staff will continue to meet with our families, in person or over the phone, and plan funeral services based on the family’s wishes while  considering the latest recommendations and mandates from health care agencies.

If you have questions, please call the funeral home and we will discuss any and all concerns you may have.  Under all circumstances, we are here to serve you.

Because the families we serve are strong, hardworking, sensible and resilient, we all will get through this together with the help of one another.

The families and staff of Pyatt Funeral Homes proudly serve the communities of Pinckneyville, DuQuoin, Coulterville, Oakdale, Illinois and surrounding areas with caring and dignified funeral and cremation services for over 80 years. We are sensitive to your needs from the first contact until long after the funeral is over.

We welcome you to our website and encourage you to browse the many offerings and information available here. Please feel free to contact us with any questions that you have.

To our veterans and veterans' families:
For information on burial benefits that you may be eligible for please visit the National Cemetery Association at http://www.cem.va.gov/ or feel free to call our office.

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Billy J.

Billy J. "Bill" Ozburn

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Billy J. “Bill” Ozburn, age 79, of Pinckneyville, IL, passed away on, Thursday, October 15, 2020 at 11:01 p.m. in ... View full obituary

Marilyn Jane

Marilyn Jane "Janie" Pickett

06/27/48 - 10/15/20

Marilyn Jane “Janie” Pickett, age 72, of Cutler, IL, passed away on Thursday, October 15, 2020 in her home surrounded ... View full obituary


Elizabeth "Beth" Hutchinson

08/26/56 - 10/14/20

Elizabeth “Beth” Hutchinson, age 64, of Pinckneyville, IL, passed away on Wednesday, October 14, 2020 at 7:11 p.m. in Pinckneyville ... View full obituary

Paul Hill

Paul D Hill

05/19/37 - 10/13/20

Paul Dean Hill, age 83, of Pinckneyville, IL, passed away on Tuesday, October 13, 2020 at 5:51 p.m. in Pinckneyville ... View full obituary

Louise Elizabeth McKinstry

Louise Elizabeth McKinstry

12/21/29 - 10/10/20

Louise Elizabeth McKinstry, age 90 of Pinckneyville, IL, passed away on Saturday, October 10, 2020 in Pinckneyville Nursing and Rehabilitation, ... View full obituary

Wanda Lynn Camp

Wanda Lynn Camp

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Wanda Lynn Camp was born on April 5, 1959 to Rev. William and Nan Hancock in Biloxi, MS. She married ... View full obituary


Patricia "Pat" Obertini

02/11/46 - 10/08/20

Patricia “Pat” Obertini, age 74, formerly of DuQuoin, IL, passed away on Thursday, October 8, 2020 at 6:25 p.m. in ... View full obituary


Rebecca "Becky" Barnes

01/31/88 - 10/06/20

Rebecca “Becky” Lynn Barnes, age 32, of Elkville, IL, passed away on Tuesday, October 6, 2020 at 7:43 p.m. in ... View full obituary

Patsy Bruns

Patsy S Bruns

11/18/42 - 10/05/20

Patsy Sue Bruns, age 77, of Pinckneyville, IL, passed away on October 5, 2020 at 11:46 a.m. in her residence. ... View full obituary

Irma Dorothea Bigham

Irma Dorothea Bigham

07/27/33 - 10/02/20

Irma Dorothea Bigham, age 87, of Vergennes, IL, passed away on Friday, October 2, 2020 at 2:40 p.m. at Pinckneyville ... View full obituary


James "Jim" Stone

06/05/29 - 09/26/20

James “Jim” L. Stone, age 91, of Highland, IL and formerly of Pinckneyville, IL, passed away on Saturday, September 26, ... View full obituary

Yvonne Little

Yvonne Little

09/29/36 - 09/25/20

Yvonne C. Little, age 83, of Coulterville, IL, passed away on Friday, September 25, 2020 at 10:48 p.m. in her ... View full obituary

Tracy Lynn Freeman

Tracy Lynn Freeman

02/29/72 - 09/24/20

Tracy Lynn Freeman, age 48, of Evansville, IN, passed away on Thursday, September 24, 2020 at 1:36 a.m. in St. ... View full obituary

John P. Bouchard, Jr.

John P. Bouchard, Jr.

04/24/01 - 09/18/20

John P. “Johnny” Bouchard Jr., age 19, of Pinckneyville, IL, passed away on Friday, September 18, 2020 at 9:12 p.m. ... View full obituary


Myrtle "Myrt" Shrum

03/18/44 - 09/14/20

Myrtle “Myrt” Shrum, age 76, of Pinckneyville, IL, passed away on Monday, September 14, 2020, at 2:05 p.m. at Memorial ... View full obituary

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