Jesse Marrs, a 91-year-old resident of Momence, IL, died on Monday, March 11, 2013 at his home after an extended illness. He is a native of Grundy County.
Mr. Marrs was born on Aug. 6, 1921, the son of Clarence and Bessie Dawson Marrs. He was married in Kansas City, KS on Feb. 14, 1945 to Eleanor Hershman, who preceded him in death on April 21, 2012.
He was a World War II veteran,