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the metallic CURRENCY that forms part of a country's MONEY SUPPLY.Various metals have been used for coinage purposes. Formerly, gold and silver were commonly used but these have now been replaced in most countries by copper, brass and nickel. Coins in the main constitute the ‘low value’ part of the money supply See MINT, LEGAL TENDER.
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She is also survived by one daughter-Suzanne McCrary, and husband, Steve, of Du Quoin; one granddaughter-Meagan Feger, and husband, James, of Castle Rock, Colorado; two great-granddaughters-Abigail Feger and Hannah Feger, both of Castle Rock; and one brother-Edward Walker of Sparta.
DU QUOIN Norman Lee Tilley, 75, of Du Quoin, passed away at 4:35 a.m., Thursday, July 11, 2019, at Carbondale Memorial Hospital.