Joshua Robert Story

February 28, 1991 ~ January 8, 2022 (age 30)

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Joshua Robert Story, age 30 of Metropolis, Illinois passed away at 8:58 pm on Saturday, January 8, 2022 at Massac Memorial Hospital.

Funeral services will be held at 1 pm on Wednesday, January 12, 2022 at Aikins-Farmer-Loftus-McManus Funeral Home. Burial will follow at Round Springs Cemetery.

Joshua attended The Loft Church in Herrin, Illinois.

Joshua is survived by his parents, Norris and Kathy (Brenningmeyer) Story Jr.; brother, Jimmy Story and wife Joli; nephew, Logan Story; grandparents, Norris Story Sr. and Alice Isoline; several aunts, uncles, and cousins; his faithful canine companion, Princess.

Joshua was preceded in death by his grandparents, Barbara Story, Robert Brenningmeyer, James Benard, and Bill Isoline.

Visitation will be held on Wednesday, January 12, 2022 from 11 am to 1 pm at Aikins-Farmer-Loftus-McManus Funeral Home.

Memorials may be made in Joshua’s name to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital, 501 St. Jude Place, Memphis, Tennessee 38105.

Pallbearers will be Norris Story, Jr., Jimmy Story, Logan Story, Bobby Brenningmeyer, Jim Benard, John Story, and Gene Snow.

Arrangements have been entrusted to Aikins-Farmer-Loftus-McManus Funeral Home. Online condolences may be made at

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January 12, 2022

11:00 AM to 1:00 PM
Aikins-Farmer-Loftus-McManus Funeral Home
70 Jon Street
Metropolis, IL 62960

Funeral Service
January 12, 2022

1:00 PM
Aikins-Farmer-Loftus-McManus Funeral Home
70 Jon Street
Metropolis, IL 62960


St. Jude Children's Research Hospital
501 St. Jude Place, Memphis TN 38105
Tel: 1-800-805-5856

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