OBITUARY EXTRACTS

From the Jacksonville, IL Newspapers
1 Jan 1976 thru 31 Dec 1996




Warren Haley reviewed all of the obituaries which appeared in the Jacksonville papers during the 21 year period of 1 Jan 1976 thru the end of Dec. 1996. His note: "I could have missed some or lost some over the years.... but not many. I have an alphabetical listing (contained in two 3-inch notebook binders) by year. I made the notebooks up at the end of each year before I filed the extracted information in my file cabinet." Thanks Warren for all of the work you put into collecting the information given here and again now for making the extracted information available to MAGA researchers. A big thank you also goes to Dan Tholen who has graciously offered to help Warren get all of the data typed to be put online.If you find errors which need correcting or have information to be added to one of the extracts, you may forward same to my email address.


BRACE, James E.; b: 9May1930, Oakwood, MO; d: 2Jan1996, Quincy, IL; bu: Park Lawn Cemetery, Barry, IL; m: Edith McGee on 15Jun1952 in Quincy, IL; fa: Harvey Brace; mo: Hazel Morgan. Resident of Barry. Survived by his wife; his mother: Hazel Frees of Quincy; one son: James E. Brace, Jr. of Barry; three daughters: Mrs. Jack (Linda) Blessing of Quincy, Mrs. Bob (Jane) Ralph of Barry, and Mrs. Rusty (Lori) Wharton of Barry; 10 grandchildren; three sisters: Mrs. Richard (Ida) Dochterman and Mrs. Gene (Pat) Belker, both of Quincy, and Mrs. Harlan (Lilly) Ferrell of Clayton; and several aunts, uncles, nieces and nephews. Preceded by one daughter: Lois Brace; one grandson; one brother: Vincent Brace; and six sisters: Mary Ken, Doris Dillard, Bessie Petrie, Donna Davis, Sharon Brace and Rose Brace.

BRACE, Eunice A. (Porter); b: 14Mar1905, Newburg Township, Pike Co., IL; d: 20Dec1985, Hemet, CA; m: Lee Bruce (date and place not stated); fa: John David Porter; mo: Margaret Jane Hall. A former resident of Pittsfield, IL Survived by her husband; two step-sons: William A. Brace of Santa Barbara, CA, and Robert L. Brace of the Netherlands; six grand and two g-grandchildren; and one brother: Reese Porter of Edmond, OK

BRACEWELL, Beth; b: 17Sep1901, Murrayville, IL; d: 1Feb1983, Jacksonville, IL; bu: Murrayville, IL; fa: S. A. Bracewell; mo: Lillie Wade. Resident of Murrayville. Preceded by one brother: Eugene Bracewell.

BRACEWELL, Ethel Miller (Fernandes); b: 11Nov1895, Jacksonville, IL; d: 9May1984, Jacksonville, IL; m: Frank Bracewell on 26Aug1937 in Jacksonville, IL; fa: John R. Fernandes; mo: Abbie Miller Vieira. Husband preceded in death 17Dec1963. Survived by two brothers: the Rev. E. L. Fernandes of Peoria, and John Fernandes of Chicago; and several nieces and nephews.

BRACEWELL, Eugene; b: 1Nov1909, Morgan Co., IL; d: 3Apr1979, Jacksonville, IL; bu: Murrayville, IL; m: Opal Pruitt on 28Feb1948 in Jacksonville, IL; fa: S. A. Bracewell; mo: Lillie Wade. Resident of Murrayville. Survived by his wife; and a sister: Helen Beth Bracewell of rural Murrayville.

BRACEWELL, Frances O. "Frankie" (York) Killebrew; b: (date not stated), Athensville, IL; d: 30Jan1992, near Murrayville, IL; bu: Youngblood Cemetery, Nortonville, IL; m: 1) W. Edgar Killebrew on 26Jul1911; and 2) Norris Bracewell on 3Jan1962 (places not stated); fa: John York; mo: Sarah Sharpe Dyer. 1st husband died 1Feb1953; 2nd died 20May1972. Resident of rural Murrayville; was 97 years of age at death. Survived by one son: Albert Killebrew of Jacksonville; four daughters: Mrs. Lowell (Clarice) Wells of Franklin, Mrs. Wilfred (Fern) Clayton of Murrayville, Mrs. Clifford (Lelia) Raiford of Georgetown, TX, and Mrs. Dale (Florence) Blimling of Roodhouse; one step-daughter: Mrs. Howard (Wanda) Goodrich of Jacksonville; and many grand, g-grand, step-grand and step-g-grandchildren; and several g-g-grandchildren. Preceded by one son: William Edgar Killebrew; one daughter: Nellie Ambler; one step-son: Wayne Bracewell; three g-grandchildren; and two sisters: Nita Wood and Grace Alender.

BRACEWELL, Louring (Alred); b: 1Aug1894, Greene Co., IL; d: 21Jul1983, Jacksonville, IL; bu: Manchester, IL; m: (not stated); fa: Herman Alred; mo: Gertrude Goacher. Resident of Murrayville, IL Survived by two sons: Ward Clinard of Raymond and Gilbert Clinard of Jacksonville; three daughters: Mrs. Charles (Geraldine) Long and Eva Raleigh of Jacksonville, and Mrs. Ted (Pauline) Combs of Murrayville; two sisters: Ludora Barnett of Mt. Sterling, and Bernice McPhierson of Alton; 18 grand, 44 g-grand and 16 g-g-grandchildren. Preceded in death by three daughters: Martha, Laverne and Ruth Clinard; and three brothers.

BRACEWELL, Minnie (Orne); b: 14Aug1903, Virginia, IL; d: 7Oct1976, Quincy, IL; bu: Walnut Ridge Cemetery, Virginia, IL; m: Alfred Bracewell (date and place not stated); fa: Elias Orne; mo: Maggie Davis. Husband preceded in death in 1963. A former Virginia resident. Survived by three sisters: Mrs. Christine Thornton of Davenport, Iowa, and Mrs. Ruppert (Freda) Anderson, and Mrs. Roy (Mildred) Anderson, both of Virginia; a brother: Carl Orne of Ashland; and several nieces and nephews.

BRACEWELL, Wayne; b: 23Nov1913, Murrayville, IL; d: 28May1978, Jacksonville, IL; bu: Memorial Lawn Cemetery, Jacksonville; m: Margaret Patterson on 5Sep1937 in Jacksonville, IL; fa: Norris Bracewell; mo: Bessie Ann Hough. Survived by his wife; a daughter: Miss Marian Bracewell of Springfield; a sister: Mrs. Howard (Wanda) Goodrich of Jacksonville; and a niece: Carole Goodrich Grigsby of Springfield; his step-mother: Mrs. Frances Bracewell of Murrayville.

BRACKEEN, Allene (Beemer); b: 16Dec1912, Beardstown, IL; d: 10Jan1981, San Francisco, CA; bu: Ebenezer Cemetery; m: Joe Brackeen (date and place not stated); fa: Luther Beemer; mo: Mary E. Lewis. Resident of San Francisco, CA; formerly of Jacksonville, IL Survived by four brothers: Clyde Beemer of Versailles, Verlon Beemer of Tampa, FL, Edward Beemer of Wood River and Albert Beemer of Alton; three sisters: Lillian Thompson of San Francisco, Florence Bentzen of San Bruno, CA, and Mardell Fair of Carmi.

BRACKETT, Della M. (Seeman); b: 29Sep1898, near Bluffs, IL; d: 16Feb1992, Quincy, IL; bu: Exeter, IL; m: Claude Brackett on 11Mar1915 (place not stated); fa: William Seeman; mo: Anna Nortrup. Husband preceded in death in June, 1966. Survived by two daughters: Mrs. Raymond (Mary) Cookson of Seymour, TN, and Mrs. Clement (Janie) Evans of Ewing, MO; six grand and 19 g-grandchildren; and two sisters: Mildred Eilers and Bernice Winner, both of Jacksonville. Preceded in death by one daughter: June Crumley; two sons: Robert Brackett, who was killed in WWII, and an infant, Albert; one grandson; six brothers; and one sister.

BRACKETT, Frances (Hatfield); b: 20Apr1905, Naples, IL; d: 21Aug1976, Jacksonville, IL; bu: Gillham Cemetery; m: Wendell Brackett on 25Feb1926 in Naples, IL; fa: Walter E. Hatfield; mo: Jennie Huffman. A resident of rural Naples, IL Survived by her husband; two children: Thomas of rural Naples, and Mrs. Eugene (Florence Jane) Neinhiser of rural Chapin; five grand and three g-grandchildren; two brothers: Richard Hatfield of rural Winchester, and Dewey Hatfield of Holden, MO Preceded by two brothers and an infant sister.

BRACKETT, Wendell; b: 21Nov1902, Exeter, IL; d: 21Jun1978, Jacksonville, IL; bu: Gillham Cemetery, near Winchester, IL; m: Frances Hatfield on 25Feb1926 in Naples, IL; fa: Robbie A. Brackett; mo: Florence E. Buchanan. Wife preceded in death 21Aug1976. Resident of rural Naples, IL Survived by a son: Warren Thomas of Naples; a daughter: Mrs. Florence Jane Neinhiser of Chapin; five grand and three g-grandchildren. Preceded by a brother: Merrill.

BRADBURY, Annabelle (Dalton); b: 22Oct1935, Brown Co., IL; d: 25Feb1989, Quincy, IL; bu: Greenmont Cemetery, Quincy, IL; m: Francis Bradbury on 28May1955 in Mt. Sterling, IL; fa: Byron H. Dalton; mo: Avis Woods. Survived by her husband; a daughter: Christine Kay Schleuter of Quincy; a son: Michael B. Bradbury of Lake St. Louis, MO; a brother: James Dalton of Jourdanton, TX; and two grandchildren. Preceded by her parents and infant twin brothers.

BRADBURY, Francis W.; b: 2Jun1914, Perry, IL; d: 18Oct1989, Pittsfield, IL; bu: Wilson Cemetery, Perry, IL; m: Bessie W. Bradshaw on 27Aug1938 in Chillicothe, MO; fa: Oscar Bradbury; mo: Nellie Slavens. Survived by his wife; a daughter: Barbara Suiter of Perry; three sons: Richard Bradbury and Ray Bradbury, both of Sylvania, AL, and Earl Bradbury of Gaysville, AL; 11 grandchildren, including Matt Bradbury of Griggsville who was raised by Mr. Bradbury and his wife; three g-grandchildren; two sisters: Pauline Gerald of Perry and Dorothy White of Kansas City, KS; a brother: Donald Bradbury of Assumption; several nieces, nephews and other relatives. Preceded by his parents; a son: Charles Bradbury; and a grandson: Robert Bradbury.

BRADBURY, Gwendolyn "Chop"; b: 21Nov1906, Naples, IL; d: 18Apr1994, Quincy, IL; bu: West Side Cemetery, Versailles, IL; fa: James L. Bradbury; mo: Anna Marden. Resident of Quincy; formerly of Versailles. Survived by one brother: Richard F. Bradbury of Farmington; and several cousins, nieces, and nephews. Preceded by her parents; four brothers; and one sister.

BRADBURY, Homer L.; b: 15Feb1896, Perry, IL; d: 13Apr1978, Pittsfield, IL; bu: McCord Cemetery, Perry, IL; m: Bertie Holman on 10Feb1918 in Perry, IL; fa: Charles Bradbury; mo: Lula Browning. Wife preceded in death in 1947. Resident of Perry. Survived by two children: Mrs. Matthew (Verna) Cannel of rural Liberty, and Elmer L. Bradbury of Perry; eight grand and four g-grandchildren; and two sisters: Mary White of Perry, and Ruth Hayden of Paloma, CA

BRADBURY, Leo Frank; b: 5Aug1898, Perry, IL; d: 4Jan1992, Pittsfield, IL; bu: McCord Cemetery, Perry, IL; m: Sylvia Genita Bauch on 29Apr1931 (place not stated); fa: C. M. Bradbury; mo: Lula Browning. A former resident of Perry. Survived by his wife; three daughters: Mrs. Bill (Genita) Reese of Perry, Mrs. Richard (Carolyn) Hesketh of Needles, CA, and Mary Ann Reeves of Oceanside, CA; seven grand and ten g-grandchildren; and numerous nieces and nephews. Preceded by one son: Charles Fredrick Bradbury; four sisters: Katherine Kurfman, Florence Johnson, Mary White and Ruth Haydon; and three brothers: Harris, Oscar, and Homer Bradbury.

BRADBURY, Loren; b: (date not stated), Brown Co., IL; d: 16Jan1990, Hannibal, MO; bu: Hersman Cemetery, Hersman, IL; m: Lecie Baldwin (date and place not stated); fa: James L. Bradbury; mo: (not stated). Resident of New London, MO Survived by his wife; a daughter: Lois Tutor of New London, MO; three grandsons; a brother: James Bradbury of Mt. Sterling; and two sisters: Mrs. Earl (Frances) Edlin and Mrs. Sidney (Mary Louise) Logsdon, both of Versailles.

BRADBURY, Margaret (Hoerlein); b: 20Mar1894, Perry, IL; d: 17Dec1986, Pittsfield, IL; bu: McCord Cemetery, near Perry, IL; m: Harris Bradbury on 4Feb1915 in Perry; fa: J. J. Hoerlein; mo: Louisa Wiegant. Husband preceded in death 28Mar1972. Resident of Perry. Survived by two daughters: Mrs. Clara Louise Kirkton and Mrs. Florine Brooks, both of Perry; five grand, seven g-grand and two g-g-grandchildren; and numerous nieces and nephews. Preceded by one son, one sister, and two brothers.

BRADBURY, Roy; b: 3Oct1913, Versailles, IL; d: 15Apr1982, Jacksonville, IL; bu: West Side Cemetery, Versailles, IL; m: Garnet Pritchett on 21Dec1936 in Versailles; fa: James L. Bradbury; mo: Anna Marden. Survived by his wife; a daughter: Mrs. Gerald E. (Rita) Christner of Quincy; five sons: Richard Bradbury of Morrison, William E. Bradbury of Kansas City, MO, Ronnie L. Bradbury of Rock Falls, Benny B. and Gale R. Bradbury, both of Versailles; a brother: Richard F. Bradbury of Farmington, MI; two sisters: Dottie Gaskill and Miss Gwendolyn Bradbury, both of Quincy; 16 grandchildren; and a great-grandson. Preceded by three brothers and a grandchild.

BRADD, Edythe (Carls); b: (not stated); d: 8Jul1977, Beardstown, IL; bu: St. John's Lutheran Cemetery; m: Sidney H. Bradd on 6Jul1941 in Palmyra, MO; fa: Louis W. Carls; mo: Caroline Musch. Resident of Beardstown. Survived by her husband; a son: Sidney H. Bradd, Jr. of Solon, OH; and three grandchildren. Preceded by nine brothers and a sister.

BRADEN, Goldie Arrettia (Anderson); b: 19Mar1917, Belltown, IL; d: 24Dec1988, Jacksonville, IL; bu: High Street Cemetery, west of White Hall, IL; m: Lynn Braden in 1933 (place not stated); fa: Francis Anderson; mo: Wilma Boyd. Husband preceded in death in 1963. Resident of Greenfield, IL Survived by two daughters: Lois Fay Hunnicutt of Arizona and Barbara of the state of Virginia; three sons: Neal of Jacksonville, Lynn Leroy of South Carolina and William of Rhode Island, NY; 18 grand and several g-grandchildren; three sisters: Evelyn Hardwick of Carrollton, Lucille Anderson of Medora and Minnie Hardwick of Greenfield; and a brother: Roy Anderson of Wrights. Preceded by a daughter and four brothers.

BRADEN, Jack E.; b: 18Mar1934, Watseka, IL; d: 3Nov1992, Danville, IL (Vets Hospital); bu: Sheppard Cemetery, near Jacksonville, IL; m: Sharon Wood on 14Jun1959 (place not stated); fa: Jon Braden; mo: Gertrude Sapp. Resident of Woodson, IL Korean War Navy vet. Survived by his wife; his mother of Milford; four sons: Tom of Murrayville, Tim of Woodson, and John and Jim, both of Jacksonville; one daughter: Cheryl Braden of Jacksonville; two grandchildren; and two sisters: Jody Harper and Judy Kilgore, both of Watseka. Preceded by his father.

BRADEN, Jeanette M. (Dowon); b: 12Jun1912, Quebec, Canada; d: 20Apr1993, Carlinville, IL; bu: Gilead Baptist Cemetery, Hettick, IL; m: Roy Braden (date and place not stated); fa: Joseph Dowon; mo: Laura Mercier. Husband preceded in death 5May1962. Survived by one sister-in-law: Hope Dowon of Pontiac; and several nieces and nephews.

BRADEN, Mildred E. (Martin); b: 4Oct1906, Scott Co., IL; d: 23Jul1984, Galesburg, IL; bu: Oak Grove Cemetery, Galesburg, IL; m: Boman Braden (date and place not stated); fa: Thomas Martin; mo: Margaret Clark. Husband preceded in death in August, 1971. Survived by one daughter: Mrs. Donald (Rhoda) Haist of Galesburg, IL; two sons: Harvey of Delton, MI, and Terry of Tulsa, OK; seven grandchildren; and three sisters: Rowena Peak of Winchester, Mabel Evers of Winchester, and Alice Coultas of San Antonio, Texas.

BRADFORD, Alma M. (Pfleger); b: 16Nov1896, Racine, Wisc.; d: 27Oct1982, White Hall, IL; bu: Pine Tree Cemetery, Patterson, IL; m: Thomas Bradford on 23Dec1920 in Waukegan, IL; fa: George Pfleger; mo: Marie Heirken. Husband preceded in death in August, 1945. A resident of Hillview, IL Survived by a son: Carl Bradford of Roodhouse; a daughter: Mrs. Dean (Janet) Allen of Woodson; four grand and three g-grandchildren; two brothers: Earl Pfleger of Racine, Wisc.; and Al Pfleger of CA. Preceded in death by a son: Arthur; three brothers; two sisters; and a grandchild.

BRADFORD, Violet V. (Eldridge); b: 18Oct1898, Fayette Co., IL; d: 29Oct1989, Virden, IL; bu: Girard, IL; m: George S. Bradford on 5Jul1916 in Woodson, IL; fa: William Eldridge; mo: Cynthia Gower. Husband preceded in death in 1952. Resident of Girard; formerly of Jacksonville, IL Survived by two sons: Dean Bradford of Danville, IN, and George Bradford, Jr. of Rockford; 20 grand, 28 g-grand and 2 g-g-grandchildren; and two brothers: Donald and Charles Eldridge, both of Laurie, MO Preceded by three daughters, three brothers and two sisters.

BRADISH, Luella W. (Welshimer); b: 21Jun1886, Centerville, Iowa; d: 15Sep1977, Jacksonville, IL; bu: Diamond Grove Cemetery, Jacksonville; m: Walter C. Bradish in 1944 (place not stated); fa: Harrison Welshimer; mo: Bertha Arnoldi. Husband preceded in death in 1968. Resident of Meline Nursing Home, Jacksonville; formerly of Mineral Wells, Texas. Survived by two step-sons: Philip Bradish of Jacksonville and Walter of Florida; and four step-grandchildren.

BRADLEY, Darrell; b: 5May1956, Meredosia, IL; d: 14Feb1991 (place not stated); bu: Oakland Cemetery, Meredosia, IL; fa: Norman Bradley; mo: Lois Smith. Resident of Beardstown, IL Survived by six brothers: Laverne of Lakeland, FL, Terry of Jacksonville, Steve of Galesburg, Walter of Litchfield and William and Ronnie, both of Beardstown; one sister: Brenda Chestnut of Quincy; five half-brothers: Norman of Moline, Raymond of Quincy, Lyle of Liberty, Russell of Meredosia, and Tommy of Rushville; three half-sisters: Lillian Cookson, Margie Allison and Dorothy Shank, all of Quincy; and numerous nieces and nephews. Preceded by one brother and three sisters.

BRADLEY, Don R.; b: 7Jun1918, Monmouth, IL; d: 20Jul1990, Galesburg, IL; bu: Memorial Park Cemetery, Galesburg, IL; fa: Frank Bradley; mo: Iva Anderson. WWII vet. Survived by his wife; two sons: Don R. Bradley, Jr. of Jacksonville, and Richard Bradley of Springfield, MO; one sister: Faye Leggett of Monmouth; and three grandchildren.

BRADLEY, Edith (Reynolds); b: 3Jun1916, Loami, IL; d: 27Dec1987, Lincoln, IL; bu: Big Grove Cemetery, south of Mason City, IL; m: Cecil Bradley on 14Jul1937 (place not stated); fa: Clarence Reynolds; mo: Lucina Dodge. Husband preceded in death 21Jan1977. Resident of Lincoln, IL Survived by four children: Earl of Petersburg, JoAnn Triplett and Linda Tucker, both of Lincoln, and James of Camp Campbell, KY; three step-children: Wayne of Waukegan, Everett of Sun City, AZ, and Mabel Kale of Cicero; nine grand, eight step-grand, nine g-grand and 18 step-great-grandchildren; four sisters: Elsie DeLong and Edna Henke, both of Waverly, Eva Reynolds of Jacksonville, and Esther Decker of Carlinville. Preceded by a brother: James; stepson: Myrle; two grandsons; and a great-grandchild.

BRADLEY, Irvin J. "Bunn"; b: 14Jan1912, Curran, IL; d: 21Oct1981, Springfield, IL; bu: Chatham, IL; m: Lillian Fowler (date and place not stated); fa: Irvin J. Bradley; mo: Ida Workman. Wife preceded in death 25May1967. Resident of Curran, IL Survived by a brother: Howard Bradley of Auburn; and a sister: Caroline Bradley of Springfield.

BRADLEY, Etta E. "Saucie" (Maltby) Moore; b: 14Dec1946, Beardstown, IL; d: 6Apr1993, Springfield, IL; bu: Beardstown, IL; m: 1) Donald Moore (date and place not stated); and 2 (not stated); fa: Richard B. Maltby; mo: Gladys Bowers. Resident of Springfield; formerly of Beardstown, IL 1st husband preceded in death in 1968. Survived by three sons: Donald Moore, Richard Moore and William Bradley, Jr., all of Beardstown; five daughters: Janet Moore, Stephanie Lyles and Sunday Bradley, all of Beardstown, and Donna Snyder and Billie Joe Bradley, both of Springfield; her mother of Beardstown; four brothers: Richard of Aurora, Jimmy, Bobby, and Mikie Joe Maltby, all of Beardstown; six sisters: Joann Roberts and Ogleama Davis, both of Jacksonville, Linda Hare of Murrayville and Vera Newman, Anita Gaston and Judy Maltby, all of Beardstown; and 11 grandchildren. Preceded by her father; a brother: John E. Maltby; and two sisters: Toni Maltby and Betty Frazier.

BRADLEY, James Wesley "Jay"; b: 7Feb1910, Schuyler Co., IL; d: 4Oct1992, Quincy, IL; bu: Woodland Cemetery, Quincy, IL; m: Anna Gallaher on 10Nov1931 in Pittsfield, IL; fa: Walter Bradley; mo: Clara Stephens. Survived by his wife; two daughters: Mrs. Clyde (Betty) Edgecomb of Englewood, FL, and Mrs. Jack (Doris) Cleek of Carmichael, CA; one son: James Bradley, Jr. of Quincy; eight grand and seven g-grandchildren; and one sister: Mrs. John (Alta) Martin of Jacksonville. Preceded by a sister: Bertha Langan; and a grandson: Wesley James Bradley.

BRADLEY, Karma (Ottwell); b: 9Oct1907, near Pearl, IL; d: 2Jan1988, Louisiana, MO; bu: Mt. Sterling, IL; m: 1) (not stated); and 2) Elmer R. Bradley in 1934 in Pittsfield, IL; fa & mo: (not stated). 2nd husband preceded in death in 1961. Resident of Louisiana, MO; formerly of Meredosia, IL Survived by a son: Norman L. Greer of Kissimie, FL; a stepson: Charles E. Bradley of Clarksville, MO; a sister: Charma Haydon of Wood River; seven grand and 12 g-grandchildren; and a niece: Mrs. Alta M. Martin of Jacksonville. Preceded by three brothers: Wilbert, Leonard and Daley Ottwell.

BRADLEY, Kristin Lynn; b: 4Oct1979, Pittsfield, IL; d: 31Aug1986, Pittsfield, IL; bu: West Cemetery, Pittsfield; fa: James Marc Bradley; mo: Susan Beth Ward. Survived by her parents: James Marc Bradley of Hannibal, MO and Carl and Susan Beth Lawber, Jr. of Pittsfield; a brother: Cody Lawber, at home; maternal grandparents: Charles and Evelyn Ward of Pittsfield; maternal grandparents: Jack and Jeannette Bradley of Brook field, MO; maternal great-grandmother: Mrs. Mary Baker of Pittsfield; paternal great-grandparents: Jack and Marcelene Karsch of Poplar Bluff, MO

BRADLEY, Mary Sue (Robinson); b: 24Apr1934, Jacksonville, IL; d: 27Mar1991, New York, NY; bu: (cremated) New York; m: (not stated); fa: Harold Robinson; mo: Nellie Bibe. Survived by three sons: Brian of MN, Steven and Phillip, both of CA; seven grandchildren; two brothers: Paul Robinson of Jacksonville and Richard Walker of MN; two nephews: Andre Robinson of Jacksonville and Richard Walker of MN; two uncles: Paul Bibe of Jacksonville and Arnett Bibe; three aunts: Ann Trumbo, Midge Cassler and Dola Robinson; and numerous cousins.

BRADLEY, Nelle (Meers); b: 14Nov1890, Greenview, IL; d: 24Apr1990, Jacksonville, IL; bu: Elmwood Cemetery, Greenview, IL; m: Elmer N. Bradley in 1914 in Greenview, IL; fa: James Meers; mo: Elizabeth Cleveland. Husband preceded in death in 1976. A former resident of Greenview and Springfield. Survived by a daughter: Mrs. Elmer B. (Bobbie) Lukeman of Jacksonville; a sister: Mildred A. Meers of LaGrange; seven grandchildren: Phil Bradley, Jr. of Springfield, Mrs. Gregory (Ann) Principato of Alexandria, Va., Mrs. Donald (Suzi) Armstrong of Champaign, Jim Lukeman of Jacksonville, Brian and Gary Bradley, both of Houston, TX, and Mrs. S. W. (Barbie) Page of Seabrook, TX; and nine g-grandchildren. Preceded by one son: Phillip C. Bradley in 1987; and one sister and one brother.

BRADLEY, Osa Leona (Fagin); b: 6Nov1891, Clarmont Co., OH; d: 21Jan1979, Quincy, IL; bu: Griggsville, IL; m: Sammy Bradley on 23Dec1908 in Broken Arrow, OK; fa: Harmon Fagin; mo: Laura Gardner. Husband preceded in death. A former resident of Griggsville, IL Survived by four daughters: Mrs. Jack (Leona) Blohme of Maywood, MO, Mrs. Lyndle (Beula) Williams of Pittsfield, Mrs. William (Mardelle) Gibson and Mrs. H. D. (Phyllis) Galloway, both of Quincy; three grand and four g-grandchildren. Preceded by her parents; one infant son; and one brother.

BRADLEY, Philip C., Sr.; b: (not stated); d: 10Nov1986, Austin, Texas; bu: (not stated); m: Rita (surname and date/place of marriage not stated); fa & mo: (not stated). Resident of LaGrange, TX; formerly of Springfield, IL; was 69 years of age at death. Survived by h is wife; three sons: Philip C., Jr. of Springfield, and Gary and Brian, both of Houston, TX; one daughter: Barbara of Houston, TX; one sister: Mrs. Elmer B. (Roberta) Lukeman of Jacksonville; his mother: Mrs. Elmer (Nelle) Bradley of Jacksonville; and several grandchildren, nieces and nephews. Preceded by his father.

BRADLEY, Ross H.; b: 26Jul1904, Virden, IL; d: 9Sep1994, Jacksonville, IL; bu: (cremated); m: Ruth Cleavelin on 2Jun1936 in St. Louis, MO; fa: Fred J. Bradley; mo: Nelle S. Hendrickson. Survived by his wife; one son: Dr. Robert F. (wife, Yvonne) of Jacksonville; and one daughter: Mrs. Wesley (Pat) Wright of Lake San Marcos, CA; and two grandchildren. Preceded by one granddaughter: Ashley Wright.

BRADLEY, Shirley E.; b: 20Nov1943, Meredosia, IL; d: 12Oct1988, Springfield, IL; bu: Oakland Cemetery, Meredosia, IL; fa: Norman Bradley; mo: Lois Smith. Resident of Beardstown, IL Survived by 12 brothers: Ronald, Darrel and William, all of Beardstown, Walter of Litchfield, Steve of Galesburg, Terry of Jacksonville, Lavern of Lakeland, FL, Russell of Meredosia, Norman, Jr. of Silvis Heights, Lyle of Liberty, Raymond of Quincy, and Thomas Armstrong of Rushville; four sisters: Brenda Chestnutt, Dorothy Shank, Marjorie Allison and Lillian Cooksey, all of Quincy; and numerous nieces and nephews. Preceded by his parents and three sisters.

BRADMAN, Alice Caroline; b: 19Oct1909, Beardstown, IL; d: 23Jun1993, Beardstown, IL; bu: (cremated); fa: James M. Bradman; mo: Bessie Deckard. Survived by a nephew: James E. Bradman of Omaha, Neb.; and a cousin: John Ermelling of Havana.

BRADNEY, Dona Irene; b: 5Sep1900, Brown Co., IL; d: 7Mar1987, Rushville, IL; bu: Fargo Cemetery, near Mt. Sterling, IL; fa: Humbert Bradney; mo: Cora Shaffer. Resident of Timewell, IL Survived by one nephew: John Donald Bradney of Clayton; one niece; Mrs. Alyce Edmonson of Springfield; and four great-nieces. Preceded by one brother.

BRADNEY, Dorothy M. Braner; b: 18Sep1900, Murrayville, IL; d: 15May1987, Jacksonville, IL; bu: Arcadia, IL; m: Murrell Braner on 10Nov1920; and 2) Robert L. Bradney on 14May1977 (places not stated); fa: (not stated); mo: Mary Lee Jones (step-father: Ed Bridges). 1st husband preceded in death in 1959; 2nd in 1985. Survived by one foster daughter: Mrs. Harold (Virginia) Johnson of Jacksonville; five foster grand-children; one foster g-grandchild; one half-sister: Mabel Patemode; one half-brother: Farrell Bridges. Preceded by three grandchildren and one foster g-grandchild.

BRADNEY, Ella Rose (Daniel); b: 18Jan1929, Morgan Co., IL; d: 4Jan1993, Mesa, AZ; bu: Valley of the Sun Cemetery, Chandler, AZ; m: Russell Gene Bradney on 7Jan1949 in Jacksonville, IL; fa: Roy Daniel; mo: Edith McPhearson. Resident of Queen Creek, AZ; formerly of Jacksonville, IL Survived by her husband; two sons: Christopher Bradney of Higley, AZ, and Monty Bradney of Houston, TX; four grandchildren; one brother: Robert Daniel of Chicago; and one sister: Mary Coultas of Robinson. Preceded by one brother: Warren Daniel.

BRADNEY, Gladys (Nokes); b: 15Dec1900, Brown Co., IL; d: 20Apr1994, Quincy, IL; bu: Mound Cemetery, Timewell, IL; m: Wendell Bradney on 8Apr1922 (place not stated); fa: Albert Nokes; mo: Florence Tice. Husband preceded in death 5Nov1972. Resident of Quincy; formerly of Barry and Timewell. Survived by one son: Carl Leon Bradney of Quincy; two daughters: Lucy M. Strubinger of Barry and Mary F. Keller of Quincy; 10 grand, 19 g-grand and five g-g-grandchildren. Preceded by one g-g-grandchild; and a stepson: Virgil Clifford Bradney.

BRADNEY, Hazel Alma (Sullivan); b: 11Feb1902, Woodson, IL; d: 9Apr1987, Jacksonville, IL; bu: Diamond Grove Cemetery, Jacksonville; m: R. E. Bradney on 28Jun1919, Jacksonville; fa: Lee Sullivan; mo: Myrtle Hester. Husband preceded in death 13Jan1974. Survived by one son: Gene of Jacksonville; three daughters: Mrs. John (Joyce) Cowgur of Jacksonville, Mrs. Maurice (Dolores) Funk of rural Roodhouse, and Mrs. Maurice (Dorothy) Willner of Jacksonville; 13 grand and 23 g-grandchildren. Preceded by an infant daughter: Beulah Mae; and one brother.

BRADNEY, Nancy C. (Crim); b: 28Aug1896, Lynnville, IL; d: 1Jan1983, Jacksonville, IL; bu: Diamond Grove Cemetery, Jacksonville; m: Homer G. Bradney on 15May1918 (place not stated); fa: John H. Crim; mo: Vesta Johnson. Husband preceded in death in 1981. Survived by a son: Robert E. Bradney of Jacksonville; four granddaughters: Nancy Bradney of Chicago; Lynn Bradney of St. Louis, and Ann Bradney and Gail Bradney, both of New York City; a sister: Dorothea Hutchens of Jacksonville; and numerous nieces and nephews. Preceded in death by a daughter: Virginia Bradney; a brother; and a sister.

BRADNEY, Robert L.; b: 11Feb1915, Jacksonville, IL; d: 18Oct1985, Jacksonville, IL; bu: East Cemetery, Jacksonville, IL; m: 1) Valiska "Dolly" Edwards (date and place not stated); and 2) Dorothy Braner on 14May1977 (place not stated); fa: Elmer S. Bradney; mo: Grace Neece. 1st wife preceded in death 1May1975. Survived by his wife; one daughter: Zelma See of Akron, OH; one son: Robert L. Bradney of Dayton, OH; and two grandchildren. Preceded by one brother: Russell E. Bradney.

BRADNEY, Virgil C. "Easy"; b: 21Aug1919, Timewell, IL; d: 16Mar1992, Pittsfield, IL; bu: Mound Cemetery, Timewell, IL; fa: Wendell Ellsworth Bradney; mo: Flossie Boss. Resident of Barry, IL Survived by his step-mother: Gladys Bradney; a half-brother: Carl Bradney of Quincy; two half-sisters: Mrs. Donald (Mary) Keller of Quincy, and Mrs. Clifford (Lucy) Strubinger of Barry.

BRADNEY, Violet M. (Deal); b: 15Jan1920, Vandalia, IL; d: 27Jan1994, Rushville, IL; bu: Howe Cemetery, near Timewell, IL; m: (not stated); fa: Rolla Deal; mo: Cora May Watson. A former resident of Timewell. Survived by four daughters: Mrs. Jack (Frances) Ransom of Rushville, Mrs. Don (Linda) Steinkuhler of Camp Point, Mrs. Tim (Patty) Boatwright of Mt. View, Ark., and Rosemary Larveld of Chicago; one son: Larry Rockwell of Mt. View, Ark.; 17 grand and six g-grandchildren; and two sisters: Lois Freeman of Palos Park and Mildred Julian of Chesterton, IN Preceded by one sister: Retha Smith; and one granddaughter: Victoria Lynn.

BRADEN, Ruby (Quillman); b: 19Apr1902, Ewing, IL; d: 12Jan1991, Jacksonville, IL; bu: Masonic and Odd Fellows Cemetery, Benton, IL; m: Thomas S. Braden (date and place not stated); fa: Thomas B. Quillman; mo: Liba King. Husband preceded in death. A former resident of Centralia and Benton. Survived by a sister: Alice Taylor of Jacksonville. Preceded by three brothers and one sister.

BRADSHAW, Alice Marie; b: 11Feb1906, rural White Hall, IL; d: 1Aug1994, Jacksonville, IL; bu: Jones Cemetery, east of White Hall, IL; fa: Charles Bradshaw; mo: Elva Welch. Survived by one sister: Flossie Hemingway of Hyattsville, Md.; and several nieces, nephews and cousins. Preceded by her parents; three brothers: Clay, Virgil and Vincent; and two sisters: Mrs. Ernest Bruce and Cora B. White Spears.

BRADSHAW, Alva (Sealock); b: 31Jan1901, Pike Co., IL; d: 26Jan1979, Jacksonville, IL; bu: Crescent Heights Cemetery, Pleasant Hill, IL; m: Roy Bradshaw in 1920 at Alton, IL; fa: William Sealock; mo: Fannie Rowley. Husband preceded in death in 1940. Survived by a son: Jerry Y. Bradshaw of Jacksonville.

BRADSHAW, Blanche B. (Murphy); b: 18Jun1912, Vandalia, IL; d: 28Sep1982, Griggsville, IL; bu: Griggsville, IL; m: Warren C. Bradshaw on 17Jul1943 in Bowling Green, MO; fa: John Murphy; mo: Mary Jane Blankenship. Survived by her husband; four daughters: Mrs. Robert (Connie) Rafferty of Colorado Springs, CO; Mrs. James (Marie) Webber of Decatur; Mrs. Charles (Betty Jane) Monk of Cottage Hills and Mrs. Don (Bessie) Jones of Newport, OR; four sons: Wendell D. Eveland of Griggsville, Donald Dale Eveland of Minneapolis, Jackie Sarver of Valley City and Russell Warren Bradshaw of Ashland; 24 grand and 21 g-grandchildren; a brother: Floyd Murphy of Bluffs.

BRADSHAW, Charles Russell, Sr.; b: 11Oct1938, near Atlas, IL; d: 28May1994, Lincoln, IL; bu: Griggsville, IL; m: Barbara Cawthon (date and place not stated); fa: Ray Casey; mo: Pearl Murphy. Adopted by Warren and Blanche Bradshaw, who preceded in death. Army vet. Former resident of Griggsville, Valley City and Ashland. Survived by a son: Charles R. "Chuck" Bradshaw of Perry; a granddaughter: Charlenia Olivia Bradshaw of Meredosia; one brother: Wayne Casey of San Angelo, TX; two sisters: Eva Mae Casey and Juanita Sutton, both of San Angelo, TX; a half-brother: Donald Dallas of Pittsfield; and several nieces, nephews and cousins.

BRADSHAW, Clair A. "Bob"; b: 2Aug1909, Chambersburg, IL; d: 19Apr1979, Mt. Sterling, IL; bu: Wilson Cemetery, Perry, IL; fa: Samuel Bradshaw; mo: Amanda Fahnestock. WWII Air Force vet. Survived by a brother: Warren of Griggsville.

BRADSHAW, Clara (Gunn); b: 24Mar1903, near Jacksonville, IL; d: 19Jan1977, Big Pine, CA; bu: Bishop, CA; m: (not stated); fa: :James A. Gunn; mo: Julia Walters. Resident of Bishop, CA Survived by one son: Harold Dean Bradshaw of Bishop, CA; and three grandchildren; a sister: Mrs. Elmer (Mary) Jensen of Fallon, Nev.; and three sisters-in-law in the area: Miss Alice Bradshaw and Mrs. Cora Spears, both of Jacksonville, and Mrs. Blanche Gunn of Roodhouse.

BRADSHAW, Delford W. ; b: 12Oct1909, Quincy, IL; d: 14Jan1990, Hull, IL; bu: Stewart Cemetery, Plainville, IL; m: Margaret Pauline Sturtevant on 25Jan1931 in Kinderhook, IL; fa: Jessie Beesley; mo: Katy Westenfeld. (Adopted and raised by an aunt: Bertha Bradshaw) Wife preceded in death in August, 1975. Survived by a son: Ronald L. Bradshaw of Payton; one daughter: Kathryn Walker of Peoria; nine grandchildren; and one brother: Harry Graham of Amarillo, TX Preceded by two brothers and one grandchild.

BRADSHAW, Elmer Dean; b: (not stated); d: 7Aug1984, Minier, IL.; bu: Jones Cemetery, White Hall, IL; m: Carlene Perry (date and place not stated); fa: Stanley Bradshaw; mo: Lottie Whitaker. WWII & Korean War vet. Survived by his wife; six children: William, Carl, Pattie, Judy, Sheila, and Joyce; a sister: Mrs. Robert (Pat) Neff of Jacksonville; and a brother: Bob Bradshaw of Alabama. Preceded by a brother: Dale.

BRADSHAW, Eva McCarl (Hammitt) McCarl; b: 15Mar1911, north of New Salem, IL; d: 18Aug1990, Pittsfield, IL; m: 1) Charles McCarl on 9Nov1935 in Barry, Il; and 2) Tom Bradshaw on 9Aug1973 in Barry, IL; fa: William Hammitt; mo: Harriett Rosevear. Resident of Griggsville, IL Survived by her husband; three step-sons: Fred, Harvey and Phil Bradshaw, all of Griggsville; eight step-grandchildren; three step-great-grandchildren; four nieces: Dorothy Bradshaw and Doris Birch, both of Griggsville, Harriett Trudell of Kalamazoo, MI, and Esther Dark of Louisiana, MO; and two nephews: Donald Hammitt of Pittsfield and Victor Cory of Quincy. Preceded by two sisters: Helen McLaughlin and Edith Johnson; two brothers: Everett Hammitt and Eugene Hammitt; one niece: Marjorie Johnson; and two nephews: Paul Cory and Rodney Johnson.

BRADSHAW, Everett; b: 4May1902, Griggsville, IL; d: 27Jun1987, Griggsville, IL; bu: Griggsville, IL; m: Edith Young on 27Jul1926 in Pittsfield, IL; fa: Jefferson Bradshaw; mo: Emma Smith. Survived by his wife; five sons: Wayne, Robert J., Keith, and Michael L., all of Griggsville, and Kenneth A. of Pekin; 15 grand and 13 g-grandchildren; one twin sister: Effie Martin of Springfield; and one brother: Melvin of Quincy. Preceded by one brother: Mervin.

BRADSHAW, Gladys Mae (Amment); b: 20Apr1903, Quincy, IL; d: 14Nov1995, Alton, IL; bu: Griggsville, IL; m: George S. Bradshaw on 9Sep1922 in Peoria, IL; fa: William Amment; mo: Minnie (surname not stated). Husband preceded in death 13Feb1974. Resident of Griggsville. Survived by two daughters: Mrs. Leo (Margaret) Lacey of Alton and Mrs. Elsie Clostermery of Griggsville; six grand, 29 g-grand and 59 g-g-g-grandchildren; and one half-brother: William Amment of Peoria. Preceded by one grandson: Kenneth Lacey.

BRADSHAW, James; b: 15Nov1935, Jacksonville, IL; d: 10Nov1993, Jacksonville, IL; bu: Camp Butler National Cemetery, Springfield, IL; m: Patty Hinman (date and place not stated); fa: Lorenz Bradshaw; mo: Lois Kauffman. Army vet. Survived by his wife; a son: Rick James Bradshaw of Sycamore; one grandchild; two brothers: Randall "Jr." Bradshaw of Jacksonville and Roy Bradshaw of Morancie, AZ; one sister: Mary Ann Jones of Beardstown; and several nieces and nephews. Preceded by one brother: Lawrence Bradshaw; and one sister: Loyola Bradshaw.

BRADSHAW, James Arthur; b: 13May1909, Griggsville, IL; d: 31Jul1996, Quincy, IL; bu: Griggsville, IL.; m: Joan E. Pate on 28Jun1939 in Louisiana, MO; fa: Samuel S. Bradshaw; mo: Lurena Manton. Resident of Camp Point; formerly of Griggsville. WWII Army vet. Survived by his wife; one daughter: Mrs. Rob (Pam) Stringfield of Murfreesboro, TN; one grandson; three sisters: Alice Moore and Rachel Musgrave, both of Pittsfield, and Bessie Bradbury of Perry; two brothers: Clyde and Tom Bradhsaw, both of Griggsville; and several nieces and nephews. Preceded by four sisters: Mary Friday, Ethel Raper, Loretta Buchanan, and an infant sister: Margaret; and three brothers: Roscoe, George, and Walter Bradshaw.

BRADSHAW, John F.; b: 11Nov1921, Sadora, IL; d: 14Jan1986, Ashland, IL; bu: Camp Butler National Cemetery, Springfield, IL; m: Viola Batterton on 31Dec1950 in Ashland, IL; fa: Harry Bradshaw; mo: Susan Lynch. Resident of Ashland, IL WWII vet. Survived by his wife; a daughter: Janet McNally of East Peoria; and two sisters: Nelda Turner of Jacksonville and Carmelita Foster of Adair.

BRADSHAW, Kenneth R.; b: 12Oct1946, White Hall, IL; d: 5Sep1993, Jacksonville, IL; bu: Glasgow, IL; m: Cheryl Heron on 23Nov1968 in Quincy, IL; fa: Dale Bradshaw; mo: Ruby McEvers. Resident of Winchester, IL Army vet. Survived by his wife; his mother of Winchester; two daughters: Kirsten Bradshaw and Kalli Bradshaw, both at home; one brother: James D. Bradhsaw of Paris, IL; and one sister: Mrs. Jim (Carolyn) Gordon of Abingdon. Preceded by his father.

BRADSHAW, Leona M. (Houseweart); b: 11Mar1902, Pike Co., IL; d: 4Feb1989, Pittsfield, IL; bu: Kinderhook, IL; m: Dallas Bradshaw in 1938 in Palmyra, MO; fa: Willie Houseweart; mo: Dollie Quincy. Husband preceded in death in 1948. Resident of Pittsfield, IL Survived by one daughter: Margie Browning of Peoria; two sons: Carroll Bradshaw of Peoria and Michael Bradshaw of Denver, CO; seven grand and four g-grandchildren; two sisters: Lucille Houseweart of Menlo Park, CA, and Hazel Hively of Barry; two brothers: Charles and Leland Houseweart, both of Barry; and several nieces and nephews. Preceded by one sister and three brothers.

BRADSHAW, Lottie M. (Whitaker); b: 29Jan1897, Greene Co., IL; d: 12Sep1983, Jacksonville, IL; bu: Jones Cemetery, Greene Co., IL; m: Stanley Bradshaw (date and place not stated); fa: Samuel Whitaker; mo: Belle Wilder. Husband preceded in death 6Jun1940. Survived by one daughter: Mrs. Robert (Patricia) Neff of Jacksonville; two sons: Dean Bradshaw of Mobile, AL, and Robert Bradshaw of Pensacola, FL; and one nephew raised in the home, Robert Bell of Jacksonville; 13 grand and a number of g-grandchildren; two sisters: Mrs. Grace Bowers of Roodhouse, and Mrs. Marie Heirman of St. Louis, MO Preceded by two sons, two brothers and three sisters.

BRADSHAW, Randall "JR"; b: 8Dec1931, Jacksonville, IL; d: 6Oct1994, Jacksonville, IL; bu: Calvary Cemetery, Jacksonville; m: Mona Walker on 15Oct1954 in Jacksonville; fa: Lorenz Bradshaw; mo: Lois Kauffman. Survived by his wife; three sons: Skip (wife, Peggy) of Jacksonville, Randy (wife, Mendy) of Pekin, and Roy (wife, Terry) of Jacksonville; one sister: Mary Ann Jones of Beardstown; one brother: Roy Bradshaw of Morancia, AZ; four grandchildren; and one step-granddaughter. Preceded by two brothers: Lawrence and James Bradshaw; and one sister: Loyola Bradshaw.

BRADSHAW, Rex E.; b: 21Jul1938, near Barry, IL; d: 18Dec1992, rural Barry, IL; bu: Park Lawn Cemetery, Barry, IL; m: Georgia E. Davis on 14Feb1964 in Barry, IL; fa: Phillip Elma Bradshaw; mo: Dorothy Perrine. Resident of rural Barry. Army vet. Survived by his wife; his mother: two sons: Todd Douglas Bradshaw of Barry and Troy Lee Bradshaw of Hull; and one daughter: Mrs. David (Tracey Ann) Duncan of Ft. Worth, Texas. Preceded by one brother: Larry Bradshaw; and his father.

BRADSHAW, Robert Lee; b: (not stated); d: 25May1992, Lillian Ala.; bu: Barrancas National Cemetery, Pensacola, FL; m: Delois (surname and date/place of marriage not stated); fa: Stanley Bradshaw; mo: Lottie Whitaker. A former resident of the Alsey, Illinois area; was 68 years of age at time of death. Navy vet. Survived by his wife; three children; and a sister: Mrs. Robert (Pat) Neff of Jacksonville. Preceded by two brothers.

BRADSHAW, Ruby G. (McEvers); b: 30Dec1916, Scott Co., IL; d: 26Jul1994, Winchester, IL; bu: Glasgow, IL; m: Dale Bradshaw on 12Nov1941 in Clayton, MO; fa: Willis D. McEvers; mo: Pearly Adams. Husband preceded in death 9May1975. Survived by one son: James Bradshaw of Paris, IL; one daughter: Carolyn Gordon of Abingdon; seven grand and two g-grandchildren; and one sister: Lucy Mikus of Alsey. Preceded by one son: Kenneth; five brothers: Myrl, Earl, Johnnie, Harold and Roy McEvers; and two sisters: Wilmoth Todd and Mildred McEvers.

BRADSHAW, Susann (Lynch); b: 25Jun1903 (place not stated); d: 2Nov1979, Ashland, IL; bu: Ashland, IL; m: Harry D. Bradshaw on 7Oct1920 in Havana, IL; fa: John Lynch; mo: Sarah (surname not stated). Husband preceded in death in 1965. Survived by a son: John F. of Ashland; two daughters: Mrs. Carmelita Foster of Adair and Mrs. Nelda Turner of Jacksonville; five grand and 16 g-grandchildren; one sister: Mrs. Viola Adkins of Monmouth. Preceded by one sister.

BRADSHAW, Virginia Leah (Dolbeare); b: 7Feb1922, Barry, IL; d: 8Aug1992, Barry, IL; bu: Park Lawn Cemetery, Barry, Il; m: Vanice Earl Bradshaw on 27Feb1941 in Bowling Green, MO; fa: Christopher Dolbeare; mo: Maude Lucille Hoskins. Survived by her husband; one sister: Mrs. Johnnie (Frances) Pelican of Barry; several nieces and nephews. Preceded by three brothers: James Elmo Dolbeare, Charles Leo Dolbeare, and Russell Dale Dolbeare.

BRADSHAW, Walter M.; b: 31Jul1915, Perry, IL; d: 15Sep1979, Griggsville, IL; m: Mary L. Phillips on 26Jun1938 in Troy, MO; fa: Samuel S. Bradshaw; mo: Lurena Manton. Survived by his wife; two sons: Sam and James W.; and a daughter: Mrs. Clifford (Joyce) Moore, all of Griggsville; ten grandchildren; six sisters: Mrs. Fred (Mary) Friday of Gibson City, Mrs. Royal (Ethel) Raper of Mesa, AZ, Mrs. Winifred (Alice) Moore of Griggsville, and Mrs. Wilmot (Rachel) Musgrave of Pittsfield, Mrs. Francis (Bessie) Bradbury of Perry, and Mrs. Warren (Loretta) Buchanan of Pittsfield; four brothers: Roscoe of Lakeland, FL, Clyde of Griggsville, Arthur of Camp Point and Thomas of Griggsville.

BRADSHAW, Warren C.; b: 5May1907, Chambersburg, IL; d: 3Feb1988, Pittsfield, IL; bu: Griggsville, IL; m: 1) Mildred Douglas (date and place not stated); and 2) Blanche Eveland on 17Jul1943 in Bowling Green, MO; and 3) Anna Mae McKinney on 18Jan1983 in Jacksonville, IL; fa: Samuel Warren Bradshaw; mo: Amanda Alice Fahnestock. First two wives preceded in death; 2nd one on 28Sep1982. Survived by his wife; a son: Russell Warren Bradshaw of Danville; four step-sons: Wendell Eveland of Pittsfield, Donald Dale Eveland of International Falls, Minn., Jackie Saver of Mattoon, and Rodney McKinney of Jacksonville; a daughter: Mrs. Robert (Connie) Rafferty of Colorado Springs, CO; three step-daughters: Mrs. James (Marie) Weber of Decatur, Mrs. Charles (Betty) Monk of Hamlet, NC, and Mrs. Bessie Jones of Calif.; 22 step-grand and 28 great-step-grandchildren. Preceded by two infant daughters; a great-step-grandchild; and a brother: Clair "Bob" Bradshaw.

BRADY, Bessie (Hicks); b: 11Oct1893, Roodhouse, IL; d: 30Dec1976, Jacksonville, IL; bu: Pine Tree Cemetery, near Patterson, IL; m: Ray Brady (date and place not stated); fa: Charles Hicks; mo: Mary Adeline Carter. Husband preceded in death 24Feb1952. A former resident of Hillview, IL Survived by one sister: Rose Townill of White Hall; and a nephew: Don Cox of White Hall, with whom she made her home with during the past year. Preceded by one daughter, one sister and one brother.

BRADY, Edward J.; b: 28Dec1904, Jacksonville, IL; d: 6Jul1989, Boynton Beach, FL; bu: Boynton Beach, FL; m: Aleen Koezla (date and place not stated); fa: James L. Brady; mo: Johanna O'Brien. Wife preceded in death. Survived by a sister: Helen Brady Cain of Jacksonville; a nephew: James Brady of Arlington, Va.; a sister-in-law: Dorothy Brady of Centralia; and several cousins: Margaret Clancy, Frank Clancy, Lillian Clancy Todd and Mary Norris, all of Jacksonville, and Katherine Clancy Bouhan of Mt. Prospect. Preceded by a brother: Harold J. Brady; and two sisters: Mary Brady and Margaret Brady Burke.

BRADY, Harold M.; b: 25Sep1909, Mt. Sterling, IL; d: 29Jun1979, Mt. Sterling, IL; bu: Catholic Cemetery, Mt. Sterling, IL; m: Ellen G. Englebrecht on 29Nov1940 in Mt. Sterling; fa: James Wendell Brady; mo: Elizabeth McCann. Survived by his wife; a son: Thomas Brady of Bradley; a daughter: Mary E. DuCharme of Denver, CO; four grandchildren: Mathew, Michael, Jennifer Lynn DuCharme and James Allen Brady. Preceded by a brother and a sister.

BRADY, Harry Patrick; b: 17Mar1911, Wisconsin; d: 20Feb1978, KS City, MO; bu: Manchester, Il; m; (not stated); fa: Harold Brady; mo: Helen (surname not stated). A resident of Kansan City, MO; moved from this area 12 years ago. Survived by these children: Mrs. Donald (Helen) Decker, Mrs. Harold (Gracie) Schneider, Rev. Steve Brady, John Brady and Mike Bardy, all of Jacksonville, Mrs. Neal (Shirley) Cooper of Manchester, Mrs. Richard (Linda) Flynn of Mesa, AZ, and Mrs. Mike (Mary Kay) Matijevick of Rochester, NY; 22 grand and eight g-grandchildren.

BRADY, Jarold Janes; b: (not stated); d: 10Dec1981, Centralia, IL (St. Mary's Hospital); bu: (not stated); m: Dorothy Davidson in 1933 in Vincennes, Indiana; fa & mo: (not stated). Survived by his wife; and a son: James Brady (former White House Press Secretary); two sisters; a brother; and two grandchildren.

BRADY, Paul R.; b: 27Dec1908, Mitchell, S.D.; d: 29Feb1996, Canton, IL; bu: St. Alexius Catholic Cemetery, Beardstown, IL; m; (not stated); fa: John R. Brady; mo: Katherine Mulgrew. Survived by one son: Patrick (wife, Geraldine) Brady of Santa Ana, CA; four daughters: Mrs. William (Bonnie) Ford of Canton, Janis Smith Brady of Laguna Beach, CA, Connie Marie Fry of Anaheim, CA, and Diane Callahan of Somis, CA; 10 grand and 16 g-grandchildren; two sisters: Josephine Bart of Peoria and Mary Lucille Dorland of Wisconsin. Preceded by one son: John; one sister; and one brother.

BRADY, Vicencia (Fernandes); b: 28Feb1906, northeast of Jacksonville, IL; d: 23Jun1996, Jacksonville, IL; bu: Memorial Lawn Cemetery, Jacksonville, IL; fa: Manual C. Fernandes; mo: Ella Smith. Husband preceded in death in 1970. Survived by two sisters: Lucille Fox and Mrs. Clyde (Ivadell) York, both of Jacksonville; and many nieces and nephews. Preceded by five brothers and two sisters.

BRADY, Wanda M. (Lowery); b: 22Feb1923, White Co., IL; d: 22Aug1991, Effingham, IL; bu: Watson, IL; m: William J. Brady on 22Feb1952 in Carmi, IL; fa: Rev. Guy Lowery; mo: Maggie Hendrix. Husband, a native of Beardstown, IL, preceded in death on 17Agu1991. Resident of Watson, IL Survived by five sons: Reuben W. Morgan of Sutton, Alaska, William P. Brady of New Hope, Minn., James M. Brady of Watson, John T. Brady of Lerna and Joseph A. Brady of Hoffman Estates; two daughters: Mrs. Jerry (Jeannie) Eident of Mason and Mrs. Leo (Rebecca) Deweese of Effingham; three sisters: Mrs. James (Dora Mae) Sanders and Florence Carr, both of Carmi, and Mrs. Ray (Celta) Evans of Maunie; and 13 grandchildren. Preceded by two brothers.

BRADY, William J.; b: 10Jan1921, Beardstown, IL; d: 17Aug1991, Mattoon, IL; bu: Watson, IL; m: Wanda M. Lowery on 22Feb1952 in Carmi, IL; fa: Ambrose Brady; mo: Agnes Roach. Resident of Watson, IL WWII Army vet. Survived by his wife; five sons: Reuben W. Morgan of Prudhoe Bay, Alaska, William P. Brady of New Hope, Minn., James M. Brady of Watson, John T. Brady of Lerna and Joseph A. Brady of Hoffman Estates; two daughters: Jennie Eident of Mason and Rebecca DeWeese of Effingham; 13 grandchildren; one brother: Matthew Brady of Pekin; and two sisters: Mrs. Jack (Margaret) Hatfield of Meredosia, and Mrs. Earl (Helen) Reed of Roby, MO

BRADY, William McKinley; b: 23Sep1898, Pearl, IL; d: 8Mara1979, Jerseyville, IL; bu: Kane, IL; m: Edith Guyer on 28Nov1929 in Ness City, KS; fa: William Brady; mo: Lettie (surname not stated); Survived by his wife; a son: William Brady of Hamburg; a daughter: Betty Perdun of Jerseyville; seven grand and four g-grandchildren; and a sister: Jessie Klopfenstein of Jerseyville.

BRAHAM, Nathan; b: 12Jun1906, Springfield, IL; d: 19Nov1983, Springfield, IL; bu: Calvary Cemetery, Springfield, IL; m: (not stated); fa: William Braham; mo: Minnie (surname not stated). Survived by a daughter: Barbara Jennings of Chatham; and two sons: Ronald, on military duty in Italy, and Gary of Springfield; and six grandchildren.

BRAKE, J. Bert; b: 18Feb1907, Monticello, KY; d: 29Jan1988, Geneseo, IL; bu: (not stated); m: Mary Tapscott on 16Sep1927 in Jacksonville, IL; fa: John Brake; mo: Molly Cole. Resident of Hillcrest Nursing Home in Geneseo, IL Survived by his wife; a son: John; two grandsons; and a great-granddaughter, all of Geneseo. Preceded by a son.

BRAKE, Oral Lee; b: 26Aug1907, Brown Co., IL; d: 18Apr1989, Mt. Sterling, IL; bu: Mound Cemetery, Timewell, IL; m: 1) Mary Ann Varner on 24Dec1932 (place not stated); and 2) Mary Alice Kleinlein on 24Dec1973 (place not stated); fa: Robert Brake; mo: Agnes Woods. 1st wife preceded in death 22Oct1971. Survived by his wife; three children: Oral Wayne Brake of Roscoe, Mrs. Janet Uhland of Cedar Rapids, Ia., and Mrs. John (Glenna I.) Dormire of Mt. Sterling; four step-children: Mrs. Gary (Janet) Chapman of Burlington, Ia., Rodney Kleinlein of Downs, Bruce Kleinlein of LaSalle and Mrs. Steve (Bonnie) Sorrells of Mt. Sterling; his father-in-law: Glen Hillmann of Perry; three grand and eight step-grandchildren. Preceded by his parents and two brothers.

BRAKER, Rae F. (Grogan); b: 17Sep1892, Ashland, IL; d: 21Apr1981, Jacksonville, IL; bu: Pleasant Plains, IL; m: John Braker (date and place not stated); fa: John Franklin Gorgan; mo: Sarah Jane Dorand. Husband preceded in death in 1952 Resident of Ashland, IL Survived by one brother: Richard Grogan of Ashland; one nieces: Polly Hagen of Springfield; and several other nieces and nephews. Preceded by seven brothers and three sisters.

BRAKER, Doris M. (Daniels); b: 22Feb1930, Green Castle, MO; d: 14Mar1996, rural New Berlin, IL; bu: Pleasant Plains, IL; m: Melvin Braker on 17Nov1962 at Kirksville, MO; fa: W. Floyd Daniels; mo: Laura Thompson. Survived by her husband; two daughters: Marie Braker of Springfield and Mrs. David (Miriam) Yochum of Hannibal, MO; one son: Charles Braker of Alexander; one grandson; three brothers: Jim Daniels of Novinger, MO, Ivan Daniels of Novinger, MO, and Jerry Daniels of Oneida; one sister: Mrs. Leslie (Loretta) Ellsworth of Novinger, MO; and several nieces and nephews. Preceded by one daughter: Katie Jane Braker.

BRAKER, Harold W.; b: 27Jul1919, Literberry, IL; d: 23Nov1994, Springfield, IL; m: Rita Johnson on 20Mar1948 in Springfield, IL; fa: William J. Braker; mo: Martha Bruening. Resident of rural New Berlin, IL WWII Army vet. Survived by his wife; two sons: John and Glenn, both of New Berlin; five daughters: Claire Thorsen of Terre Haute, IN, Mary Copeland, Nancy Moss and Kathy Kemp, all of New Berlin, and Coleen Dracos of Springfield; six grandchildren; one brother: Melvin of New Berlin; three sisters: Dorothy Tuxhorn, Virginia Moore and Bernice Davis, all of Springfield; and many nieces and nephews. Preceded by a son: Harold Robert; and a sister: Marion Margaret Braker.

BRALEY, Clara R.; b: 8Jan1911, Palmyra, IL; d: 28Nov1985, Jacksonville, IL; bu: Oak Hill Cemetery, Palmyra, IL; fa: Clayton I. Braley; mo: Mazie Pratt. Resident of Palmyra, IL Survived by one sister: Mary Dugger of Palmyra; six brothers: Henry of Carlinville, Edwin of Modesto, Edward of Hettick, Irving of Modesto, James of Palmyra, and Wendell of Jacksonville. Preceded by death on by one brother.

BRALEY, Edwin Clayton; b: 4May1916, rural Hettick, IL; d: 15Apr1996, Carlinville, IL; bu: Oak Hill Cemetery, Palmyra, IL; m: Laura Frances Wood on 11Aug1951 (place not stated); fa: Clayton I. Braley; mo: Mazie Pratt. Wife preceded in death in 1979. Resident of Palmyra, IL WWII vet. Survived by a daughter: Karma (husband, Irving) Hunt of Jacksonville; five brothers: Henry Braley of Carlinville, his twin, Edward Braley of Hettick, Irving Braley of Modesto, James Braley of Palmyra, and Wendell Braley of Jacksonville; one sister: Mary Dugger of Palmyra; and three grandchildren. Preceded by one son: Ralph Edwin Braley; and one daughter: Paula Jane Braley.

BRALEY, Frances (Wood); b: (not stated); d: 14May1979, Jacksonville, IL; bu: (not stated); m: Edwin Braley on 11Aug1951 (place not stated); fa & mo: (not stated). A resident of Modesto, IL; was 56 years of age at death. Survived by her husband; a son: Ralph, at home; a daughter: Karma Hunt of Jacksonville; three sisters: Mrs. Gladys Meisenheimer of Bunker Hill, and Mrs. Juanita Sides and Mrs. Shirley Edington, both of Jacksonville; five brothers: Otto Wood of Mt. Olive, Paul and Richard Wood, both of Palmyra, Archie Wood of Scottville and Robert Wood of Hettick; and her step-father: William Hubble of Jacksonville.

BRALEY, Marsha Dianne (Zenge) Ward; b: 11Jan1944, Jacksonville, IL; d: 31Oct1995, Jacksonville, IL; bu: Memorial Lawn Cemetery, Jacksonville; m: 1) Ron Ward (date and place not stated); and 2) Wendell C. Braley on 1Apr1994 in Jacksonville; fa: Malcom Zenge; mo: Marian Marshall. Survived by her husband; three daughters: Monica, Mindy and Missy; a granddaughter; her step-mother: Martha Zenge of Jacksonville; a sister: Mrs. Larry (Sue Ellen) Weed of Augusta, GA; mother and father-in-law: Phyllis J. and Wendell R. Braley of Jacksonville; and several nieces, nephews, uncles, aunts, and cousins. Preceded by her parents.

BRALEY, Ralph Edwin; b: 14Nov1959, Springfield, IL; d: 26Oct1994, San Francisco, CA; bu: (not stated); fa: Edwin C. Braley; mo: Laura Frances Wood. Resident of Oakland, CA Survived by his father of Modesto; one sister: Karma (husband, Irving) Hunt; three nieces of Jacksonville; and several aunts, uncles and cousins. Preceded by her mother; his grandparents; and an infant sister: Paula Jane.

BRAMELY, Mary Elizabeth (Emery); b: 23Mar1893, near Carlinville, IL; d: 26Jan1983, Carlinville, IL; bu: Gilead Baptist Church Cemetery, Hettick, I.; m: George Lester Bramely in 1922 (place not stated); fa: Levi Albert Emery; mo: Margaret Howard. Husband preceded in death in 1975. Survived by one daughter: Ruth Mault of West Plains, MO; one son: John E. Brighton; five grand and 12 g-grandchildren.

BRAMELY, Vera F (Miller); b: 4Jul1910, Chesterfield, IL; d: 10Mar1990, Carrollton, IL; bu: Chesterfield, IL; m: Horace J. Bramley on 25Feb1933 (place not stated); fa: Frank A. Miller; m: Flora Cope. Resident of Chesterfield, IL Survived by her husband; three daughters: Mrs. Ed (Evelyn) Hewitt of Jacksonville; Mrs. Charles (Jeannie) Arnett of Chesterfield, and Mrs. Richard (Judy) Bivin of Nilwood; three sons: William M. of Virginia Beach, Va., Wayne A. of O'Fallon and Edward C of Jacksonville; 21 grand and 16 g-grandchildren; a sister; Mildred Adams of Chesterfield; and a brother: Paul Miller of Chesterfield.

BRAMHALL, Marjorie (Young); b: 10Jul1899, St. Francisville, IL; d: 6Nov1981, Jacksonville, IL (Barton W. Stone Home); bu: (body donated to medical science); m: Arthur E. Bramhall in 1936 (place not stated); fa: Charles Young; mo: Martha Banks. Husband preceded in death in 1963. Survived by three step-children: Arthur E., and Mrs. John (Emijean) Kilborn of Decatur, and Mrs. John (Marybell) Jewett of Indianapolis, IN; one sister: Verena Young, who resided with her sister in Jacksonville.

BRAMLET, Mabel A. (Keest); b: 21Jan1906, Havana, IL; d: 6Mar1994, Mason City, IL; bu: Laurel Hill Cemetery, Havana, IL; m: Homer D. Bramlet on 24Nov1939 in Bowling Green, MO; fa: Frank Keest; mo: Cora Blakeley. Husband preceded in death 13Sep1966. Survived by several cousins.

BRAMLEY, Horace; b: 12Apr1903, Chesterfield, IL; d: 25Jan1992, Springfield, IL; bu: Chesterfield, IL; m: Vera Miller on 23Feb1933 (place not stated); fa: John Bramley; mo: Alice Willard. Wife preceded in death 10Mar1990. Resident of Chesterfield.

BRAMMEIER, George R.; b: 4Apr1951, Jacksonville, IL; d: 12Aug1984, Tazewell Co., IL; bu: St. Francis Xavier Cemetery, Jerseyville, IL; m: Cindy King (date and place not stated); fa: Robert H. Brammeier; mo: Bette L. Tuscher. Resident of Peoria, IL Survived by his ex-wife; his mother of Peoria; grandmother: Mrs. Wilena Brammeier of White Hall; two brothers: Frederick and Robert, both of Peoria; and one sister; Miss Lee Ann Brammeier. Preceded by his father.

BRANCH, Herbert; b: 3Sep1913, Holts Summit, MO; d: 3Sep1992, Rushville, IL; bu: City Cemetery, Beardstown, IL; fa: Samuel Branch; mo: Annie Rigle. Resident of Beardstown. Survived by five sisters: Mary Barnes of Yukon, MO, Nellie Stafford of Tebbetts, MO, and Ella Havrum, Nina Crump and Nada Jett, all of Fulton, MO; and one brother: Wilburne "Barney" Branch of Holts Summit, MO Preceded by four brothers and two sisters.

BRANCH, Sarah Nadine (Clark); b: 21Feb1936, Jacksonville, IL; d: 7Dec1990, Springfield, IL; bu: East Cemetery, Jacksonville, IL; m: Ulysses Branch in Feb, 1951 at Bowling Green, MO; fa: Floyd Clark; mo: Verneda Whiteside. Husband preceded in death in 1984. Resident of Jacksonville. Survived by ten children: Verneda White, Mrs. J. R. (Glenda) Walls, Pam Branch, Mrs. Mike (Brenda) Crane, Dion Branch, Brian Branch and Robert Branch, all of Jacksonville, Sarah Nadine Branch of Peoria, Montoppilis Branch of Silvis and Victor Branch of Decatur; eight grand and two g-g-grandchildren; and one brother: Barry Wayne Sheppard of San Jose, CA

BRANER, Doris E. (Moore); b: 4Apr1929, Jacksonville, IL; d: 10May1989, Moline, IL; bu: Memorial Park Cemetery, Rock Island, IL; m: Harold F. Braner on 29Jun1948 in Jacksonville; fa: Irwin Moore; mo: Opal Warcup. Husband preceded in death 22Aug1975. Resident of Rock Island. Survived by four daughter: Marcia Starr, Laurie Clark and Connie Wright, all of Rock Island, and Deanna Suess of Prior Lake, Minn.; five grandchildren; and two brothers: Ronald Moore of Rock Island and Gary Moore of South Lyons, MI

BRANER, Erma Pearl (McKevers); b: 31Mar1915, Winchester, IL; d: 27Aug1982, Springfield, IL; bu: White Hall, IL; m: (not stated); fa: Oscar McKevers; mo: Ellen Angelo. Resident of White Hall, IL Survived by a daughter: Ella Mae Carlson of Seneca; four grandchildren; several g-grandchildren; two sisters: Mrs. Russell (Madge) Pullings of Bluffs, and Mrs. Norma Carmean of Jacksonville; and a brother: Bill McKevers of Roodhouse.

BRANER, Fred C.; b: 29Jan1884, Morgan Co., IL; d: 10Apr1983, Virginia, IL; bu: Concord, IL; m: Nellie Loughary on 13Sep1905 (place not stated); fa: Elias Braner; mo: Mary Frances Paul. Resident of Arenzville, IL Wife preceded in death 26May1978. Survived by four sons: Dale of Chapin, Dean of Virginia, Robert of Las Vegas and Herbert of Tucson; seven daughters: Mrs. Henry (Mildred) Hansmeier of Belleview, FL, Mrs. Clifford (Frances) Custer of Reading, MI, Mrs. Wilbur (Aileen) Crawford of Jacksonville, Mrs. Everett (Ellen) Arnold and Mrs. Glen (Fredericka) Paul, both of Downey, CA, Mrs. Alvin (Marie) Paul of Arenzville, and Mrs. William (Catherine) Huffman of Virginia; 32 grand, 67 g-grand and 11 g-g-grandchildren; a brother: Harry of Jacksonville. Preceded by two sons: Roy and Marvin; a daughter: Dorotha Plank; three grandchildren; and a sister.

BRANER, Golden B. (Loughary); b: 25Dec1893, Arenzville, IL; d: 25Dec1977, Jacksonville, IL; bu: Arcadia, IL; m: Harry Braner on 22Jan1913 in Morgan Co., IL; fa: Charles Loughary; mo: Edna Barber. Survived by her husband; a niece: Mrs. Jeanette Hadden of Jacksonville; and a great nephew: Ronald Hadden of Meredosia. She was the last surviving member of her immediate family.

BRANER, Grace R. (Rexroat); b: 10Dec1903, Morgan Co., IL; d: 7Jul1989, rural Concord, IL; bu: Concord, IL; m: Dale E. Braner (date and place not stated); fa: Charles E. Rexroat; mo: Maggie Filson. Survived by her husband; one brother: James Rexroat of MO; and a number of nieces and nephews.

BRANER, Harry P.; b: 3Jan1889, Morgan Co., IL; d: 6Jan1986, Jacksonville, IL; bu: Arcadia, IL; m: Golden Loughary on 22Jan1913 (place not stated); fa: Elias Braner; mo: Mary Frances Paul. Wife preceded in death 25Dec1977. Survived by several nieces and nephews, four of whom live in the area: Mrs. John (Jeanette) Hadden, and Mrs. Wilbur (Aileen) Crawford, both of Jacksonville, Mrs. Alvin (Marie) Paul of Arenzville, and Mrs. William (Catherine) Huffman of Virginia. Preceded by a sister and two brothers.

BRANER, Lloyd E.; b: 24Jan1915, Morgan Co., IL; d: 13May1993, Jacksonville, IL; bu: Arcadia, IL; m: Eula Mae Boatman on 21Jan1936 (place not stated); fa: Chester Braner; mo: Florence Ater. Wife preceded in death in 1957. Survived by two daughters: Mrs. John (Shirley) Mattes of Jacksonville, and Mrs. Jerry (Linda) Sample of Chatham; five grand, two g-grand and four step-great-grandchildren; and one brother: Russell Braner of rural Jacksonville. Preceded by one sister.

BRANER, Marie H. (Mason); b: 20Jul1901, Jacksonville, IL; d: 18Apr1994, Moline, IL; bu: Memorial Park, Rock Island, IL; m: Raymond Braner on 12Oct1922 in Jacksonville, IL; fa: Wall Mason; mo: Clara Daniels. Husband preceded in death in 1977. Resident of Rock Island, IL Survived by one son: Harlan Braner of Rock Island; six grand and five great-grandchildren; three brothers: Floyd Mason, Clyde Mason and Raymond Mason, all of Jacksonville; and one sister: Letha Kinsel of Rock Island.

BRANER, Minnie (Brasel); b: 18Mar1880, Marion Co., IL; d: 24Jan1985, Mattoon, IL; bu: Diamond Grove Cemetery, Jacksonville, IL; m: Elias Braner in 1918 at Salem, IL; fa: Richard Brasel; mo: Ellen Thurman. Husband preceded in death in 1942. (No survivors listed)

BRANER, Nellie Mae (Loughary); b: 31Aug1887, Morgan Co., IL; d: 26May1978, Jacksonville, Il; bu: Concord, IL; m: Fred C. Braner on 13Sep1905 (place not stated); fa: Jesse Loughary; mo: Martha Lyles. A former resident of the Arcadia community. Survived by her husband and 12 children: Dale of Chapin, Dortha Plank of Scottsdale, AZ, Dean and Catherine Huffman of Virginia, Mildred Hansmeier of Belleview, FL, Frances Custer of Reading, MI, Aileen Crawford of Jacksonville Ellen Arnold and Fredericka Paul of Downey, CA, Marie Paul of Arenzville, Robert of Las Vegas, Herbert of Tucson, AZ; 33 grand, 51 g-grand and six g-g-grandchildren. The last surviving member of her immediate family, she was preceded by two sons and two grandchildren.

BRANER, Paulina H. (Nickel); b: 24Sep1903, Jacksonville, Il; d: 13Jul1977, Springfield, IL; bu: (not stated); m: Charles O. Braner on 4Feb1940 in Jacksonville, IL; fa: Edward L. Nickel; mo: Iva Hogan. Husband preceded in death 28Apr1965. Resident of Jacksonville. Survived by a daughter: Mrs. John L. (Jeanette) Hadden; a grandson; Ronald Hadden; and a g-grandson: Matthew Hadden, all of Jacksonville.

BRANER, Roland K.; b: (not stated); d: 10Jul1991, Hot Springs Village, Ark.; bu: (cremated); m: Phyllis Carter (date and place not stated); fa & mo: (not stated). Resident of Hot Springs Village, Ark.; formerly of Jacksonville; was 62 years of age at death. Survived by his wife; a daughter: Debra Clements of Houston, TX; a son: Jeff Braner of Tulsa, OK; three grandson; and two nephews: Allen Braner and Gary Braner, both of Jacksonville. Preceded by a brother: Porter Lee Braner.

BRANER, Roy A.; b: 16Jan1909, Arcadia, IL; d: 5Feb1976, Louisville, KY; bu: Louisville Memorial Gardens Mausoleum; m: Adelaide Wheeler (date and place not stated); fa: Fred Braner; mo: Nellie (surname not stated). Survived by his wife; a daughter: Mrs. Sherri Flets of Louisville; his parents of Jacksonville; the following brothers and sisters: Mrs. Dorothia Plank of Scottsdale, AZ, Mrs. Mildred Hansmeier of Arenzville, Mrs. Ellen Arnold of Downey, CA, Mrs. Fran Custer of Toledo, OH, Mrs. Aileen Crawford of Jacksonville, Mrs. Marie Paul of Arenzville, Mrs. Chaterine Huffman of Virginia, Mrs. Freddie Paul of Downey, CA, Dale of Chatham, IL, Dean, Virginia, Robert of Las Vegas, Nev., and Herbert of Tucson, AZ

BRANER, Russell L.; b: 8Apr1916, west of Arcadia, IL; d: 24Oct1995, Springfield, IL; bu: Arcadia, IL; m: Audrey Long on 15Mar1941 in Bowling Green, MO; fa: Chester A. Braner; mo: Florence Ater. Resident of Brander Road, Jacksonville. Survived by his wife; three sons: Edward (wife, Linda) and James (wife, Jewel), both of Jacksonville, and Dennis (wife, Sharon) of Little Rock, Ark.; six grand and five g-grandchildren. Preceded by one brother: Lloyd Braner; and one sister: Helen Irene Newbern.

BRANHAM, Fred; b: 28Apr1907, Curran, IL; d: 15Mar1978, Springfield, IL; bu: Sulphur Springs Cemetery, Loami, IL; m: Velma Black in 1926 (place not stated); fa: Frank Branham; mo: Cynthia Mae Harbour. Wife preceded in death in 1970. Resident of Springfield, IL Survived by two sons: Howard Branham of Los Angeles and Wilbur Branham of San Antonio, TX; seven grand and seven g-grandchildren; three brothers: Raymond Branham of South Haven, MI, Wallace Branham of Chula Vista, CA, and Ivan Branham of Colorado Springs, CO; and a sister: Mrs. Mary Leitz of South Haven, MI Preceded by an infant daughter and two brothers.

BRANNAN, Ada E. (Wolfarth); b: 27Apr1885, White Hall, IL; d: 13May1985, White Hall, IL; bu: White Hall, IL; m: Ansil Brannan in 1907 at White Hall; fa & mo: (not stated). Husband preceded in death 17Jun1956. Survived by two daughters: Marcelline Lorton of White Hall, and Maxine Talkington of San Diego, CA; three grand and six g-grandchildren; and one g-g-grandchild. Preceded by two brothers.

BRANNAN, Aileen (Young); b: 7Apr1915, Morgan Co., IL; d: 26Mar1918, Springfield, IL; bu: (not stated); fa: Willard Young; mo: Effie Liter. Husband preceded in death in 1980. Resident of Virginia, IL Survived by three children: Mrs. Mary Jean Martin of Star City, IN, Dennis Brannan of Ellettsville, IN, and Jim Brannan of St. Peter, MO; two brothers: Eugene Young of Winston-Salem, NC, and Russell Young of Upland, CA; and ten grandchildren

BRANNAN, Arthur C.; b: 27Nov1909, Greene Co., IL;d: 16Dec1978, Springfield, IL; bu: Carrollton, IL; m: Juanita McDaniel (date and place not stated); fa: Thomas Brannan; mo: Doris Varble. Wife preceded in death in 1975. Resident of Carrollton, IL WWII Air Force vet. Survived by a brother and two sisters: Keith of Eldred, Grace Hyde of Carrollton and Frances Leese of CA. Preceded by four brothers and three sisters.

BRANNAN, Bernice L. (Staats); b: 15Sep1899, Greene Co., IL; d: 18Jan1994, Jerseyville, IL; bu: Mt. Gilead Cemetery, Carrollton, IL; m: Luther Brannan on 16Nov1918 (place not stated). Husband preceded in death 7Mar1933. Resident of Jerseyville, IL Survived by four daughters: Mrs. Troy (Neva) Skinner of Carlinville, Mrs. Tom (Lilly) Barbour of Godfrey, and Mrs. John (Evelyn) Schmieder and Mrs. Ted (Beverly Jean) Ansell of Jerseyville; 10 grand, three step-grand, 33 great-grand and eight g-g-grandchildren; and two sisters: Neita Early of Roodhouse, and Rosalie Barnard of CA. Preceded by one daughter: Irma Eileen Brannan; three brothers: Roy, Frank, and Otis Staats; and two sisters: Marie Rick and Esther O'Shea.

BRANNAN, Bert C.; b: 2Sep1892, Woodville Township, Greene Co., IL; d: 22Apr1976, Carrollton, IL; bu: Mt. Gilead Cemetery, southwest of Carrollton, IL; m: Estella Hyde in June, 1927 at Carrollton, IL; fa: Thomas Brannan; mo: Dora Varble. Survived by his wife; the following children: Mary Lou Tozer of Carrollton, Lois Childers of Jacksonville, Margaret Peker of Alton, and Gary Brannan of Pearl; nine grand and three g-grandchildren; two brothers and three sisters: Arthur and Mrs. Grace Hyde of Carrollton, Keith of Eldred, Frances Leese of Calif., and Mrs. Lula Haddock of White Hall. Preceded by three brothers and two sisters.

BRANNAN, Carolyn Elizabeth (Brooks); b: 11Jul1891, White Hall, IL; d: 3Nov1978, Quincy, IL; bu: White Hall, IL; m: Allan Brannan (date and place not stated); fa: James Otis Brooks; mo: Electa Berry. Husband preceded in death 5Nov1972. Resident of Quincy; formerly of White Hall. Survived by a daughter: Mrs. Richard L. (Joyce) Pratt of Jacksonville; and two granddaughters: Susan and Sarah.

BRANNAN, Charles K.; b: 31Mar1930, Eldred, IL; d: 25Oct1994, Normal, IL; bu: Carrollton, IL; m: Virginia Dowall on 2Feb1953 in Carrollton; fa: Keith R. Brannan; mo: Janette Smith. Resident of Bloomington, IL Korean War Army vet. Survived by his wife; his mother of Eldred; a son: David of Bloomington; a daughter: Linda Witte of Shirley; four brothers: Richard of Godfrey, Gordon of Roodhouse, and Barry and Michael, both of Eldred; a sister: Joan Staples of Carrollton; and six grandchildren. Preceded by a brother.

BRANNAN, Clarence C.; b: 1Sep1891, Cass Co., IL; d: 5Apr1979, Clearwater, FL; bu: Rushville, IL; m; Helen (surname and date/place of marriage not stated); fa: Nicholas Brannan; mo: Minnie Drawve. Resident of Largo, FL; formerly of Rushville, IL Survived by his wife; two daughters: Mrs. August (June) Schafer of Rushville, and Miss Betty Brannan of Largo, FL; a step-son: Leroy Watson of San Antonio, TX; a step-daughter: Mrs. Pauline Young of Galva; six grand and eight g-grandchildren; and a sister: Mrs. Mabel Houston of Rushville.

BRANNAN, George W. "Brit", Sr.; b: (date not stated), Eldred, IL; d: 30Jun1981, Clayton, MO; bu: Memorial Gardens, Eldred, IL; m: Dorothy Dickinson on 23May1928 in Edwardsville, IL; fa: William Brannan; mo: Lena Kay. Resident of Carrollton, IL; was 74 years of age at death. Survived by his wife; one son: George, Jr. of Jerseyville; and three daughters: Mrs. David (Darlene) Czerny and Mrs. Arnold (Connie) Segobiano, both of Alton, and Mrs. Dale (Cynthia) Shireman of Bloomington; six grand and four g-grandchildren; two sisters: Anna Ruyle of Eldred and Ada King of Waverly. Preceded in death by four sisters and two brothers.

BRANNAN, George W. "Britt", Jr.; b: 18Oct1930, Eldred, IL; d: 22Feb1988, Jerseyville, IL; bu: Memorial Gardens, Eldred, IL; m: Ethel Pearl Adcock on 6Jul1981 (place not stated); fa: George W. "Brit" Brannan, Sr.; mo: Dorothy Dickinson. Korean War vet. Survived by his mother of Carrollton; his wife; two daughters: Mrs. Dale (Cynthia) Shireman of Winchester, and Mrs. Jack (Jean) Kennedy of White Hall; two step-sons: Bob Adcock of Woodson and Paul Adcock of Wisc.; five grand and five step-grandchildren; one g-step-grandchild; and two sisters: Mrs. Connie Segabiano and Darlene Virlney, both of Alton.

BRANNAN, James Thomas; b: 5Aug1930, Eldred, IL; d: 15Apr1989, rural Eldred, IL; bu: Memorial Gardens Cemetery, Eldred, IL; m: Eva Lou Oettle on 1Jul1951 in Eldred, IL.; fa: Kenneth Brannan; mo: Opal Shaw. Survived by his mother of Eldred; his wife; a daughter: Mrs. Tom (Jerri Lou) Camerer of Eldred; two sons: Greg Brannan of Carrollton and Dan Brannan of Gillette, Wyo.; six grandchildren; a sister: Frances Gangwish of Gibbon, Neb.; and a brother: Max Brannan of Eldred.

BRANNAN, Janette E. (Smith); b: 26Nov1912, near Eldred, IL; d: 3Apr1995, Springfield, IL; bu: Carrollton, IL; m: Keith R. Brannan on 31Aug1929 in Jacksonville, IL; fa: Charles H. Smith; mo: Beatrice Borman. Husband preceded in death 24Jan1985. Resident of Eldred. Survived by four sons: Richard Brannan of Godfrey, Gordon Brannan of Roodhouse and Barry Brannan and Mike Brannan, both of Eldred; one daughter: Joanie Staples of Carrollton; 22 grand and 37 g-grandchildren; and one g-g-grandchild; two sisters: Eileen Cunningham of Carrollton, and Doris Shackelford of Alton; and one brother: Luther Smith of Eldred. Preceded by two sons: Charles and Joe Brannan; one granddaughter: Joann Brannan; an infant brother: Donald Smith; and two sisters: Marjorie Cunningham and Norma Newton.

BRANNAN, Joe Lee; b: 23Jul1937, Woodville, IL; d: 24Oct1991, Carrollton, IL; bu: Memorial Gardens Cemetery, Eldred, IL; m: Doris Helton on 19Feb1955 in Jersey Co., IL; fa: Keith R. Brannan; mo: Janette Smith. Resident of Eldred. Survived by his wife; his mother of Eldred; a daughter: Cathy Schirz of Greenfield; two sons: Stan Brannan of Eldred and Tom Brannan of Breeze; eight grandchildren; a sister: Joanie Staples of Carrollton; and five brothers: Charles of Bloomington, Gordon of Roodhouse, Richard of Godfrey and Barry and Mike, both of Eldred.

BRANNAN, John Samuel; b: 12Feb1918, Beardstown, IL; d: 30Aug1993, Macomb, IL; bu: St .Alexius Catholic Cemetery, Beardstown, IL; m: Margaret A. Walker (date and place not stated); fa: Harry C. Brannan; mo: Ethel Johnson. Wife preceded in death 14Dec1990. Resident of Beardstown. Survived by two sons: Sam and Ed Brannan, both of Beardstown; one daughter: Harriet Wiles of Marissa; six grandsons; one granddaughter; four sisters: Anna Marie Hobrock, RoseMary Langdon and Imogene Drawve, all of Beardstown, and Elizabeth Kupfer of Camdenton, MO; and several nieces and nephews. Preceded by one brother: Edwin.

BRANNAN, Keith R.; b: 9Mar1907, Greene Co., IL; d: 24Jan1985, Carrollton, IL; d: 24Jan1985, Carrollton, IL; bu: Carrollton, IL; m: Janette Smith on 31Aug1929 in Jacksonville, IL; fa: Thomas Brannan; mo: Dora Varble. Resident of Eldred, IL Survived by his wife; a daughter: Joanie Staples of Carrollton; six sons: Charles of Bloomington, Richard of Godfrey, Joe, Barry, and Mike, all of Eldred, and Gordon Brannan of Roodhouse; 22 grand and 21 g-grandchildren; two sisters: Frances Leese of Hacienda Hts., CA, and Grace Hyde of White Hall.

BRANNAN, Kenneth O.; b: 6Aug1915, Chandlerville, IL; d: 22Dec1982, Beardstown, IL; bu: St. Alexius Catholic Church Cemetery, Beardstown, IL; m: Carolyn W. Scher on 8Sep1940 in Terre Haute, IN; fa: Ora Brannan; mo: Eva Hager. Wife preceded in death 20Jun1974. Resident of Lewistown, IL Survived by one sister: Muriel Velten of Virginia; and several nieces and nephews. Preceded by his parents and two brothers.

BRANNAN, Margaret Ann (Walker); b: 15Feb1927, Beardstown, IL; d: 14Dec1990, Rushville, IL; bu: St. Alexius Catholic Cemetery, Beardstown, IL; m: John Brannan (date and place not stated); fa: George Walker; mo: Margaret Woods. Resident of Beardstown. Survived by her husband; one daughter: Harriett Wiles of Marissa; two sons: Sam and Ed Brannan, both of Beardstown; seven grandchildren; two sisters: Harriett Lemon of Tenn., and Helen Hoffman of Chicago; and numerous nieces and nephews.

BRANNAN, Senta Leigh; b: 13Oct1970, Jacksonville, IL; d: 22Jul1986, Omaha, Neb.; bu: Walnut Ridge Cemetery, Virginia, IL; fa: Jim Brannan; mo: Janis Minor. Survived by her parents; a brother: Scott, 20 years old; and a sister: Angela, 11 years old; maternal grandparents: Dick and Lela Minor of Colorado Springs, CO, formerly of Jacksonville; and maternal great-grandmother: Mrs. Iva Minor of Colorado Springs, CO Preceded by paternal grandparents: Harold and Aileen Brannan of Virginia.

BRANNICK, Ruth A. (Jackson); b: 8Sep1898, Brookfield, MO; d: 13Feb1989, Pittsfield, IL; bu: Calvary Cemetery, Pittsfield, IL; m: Fred Brannick on 18Oct1918, Griggsville, IL; fa: Arthur Jackson; mo: Amanda Briggs. Husband preceded in death in May, 1967. Resident of Griggsville. Survived by two daughters: Mrs. James (Edna) Groom and Mrs. Robert (Betty) Main, both of Griggsville; two sons: Robert Brannick of Sunrise Beach, MO, and Buster Brannick of Louisville, KY; five grand and ten g-grandchildren. Preceded by two sons; two sisters: Myrtle Allan and Della Burns; and a brother: James Jackson.

BRANNON, Ethel (Dunlap); b: 29Jul1895, Frederick, IL; d: 9Jul1991, Beardstown, IL; bu: Beardstown, IL; m: Charles Brannon in Sep, 1914 at Rushville, IL; fa: William Dunlap; mo: Lida Garrison. Husband preceded in death. Survived by one nephew: William (Isabel) Lawler of Beardstown. Preceded by her son: Leroy; one brother; and one sister.

BRANSCUM, Marjorie Ann (Hall); b: 17Jun1936, Greenbrier, Ark.; d: 7Oct1992, Rushville, IL; bu: West Side Cemetery, Versailles, IL; m: Noah W. Branscum on 7Jul1955 in Conway, Ark.; fa: Ed Hall; mo: Millie Harrington. Resident of rural Versailles, IL Survived by her husband; one son: R. Dale Branscum of Havana; two daughters: Debra Kay Davis of Mt. sterling and Kathy Garfield of Versailles; four grand, three step-grandchildren; three brothers: George E. and Gerald Hall, both of Greenbrier, Ark., and Faber Hall of Rosebud, Ark.; and several nieces and nephew. Preceded by one brother: Virgil Hall; two sisters: Violet Jennings and Leviga Mae Atwood; and one nephew.

BRANSCUM, Nellie (Hall) Andrews; b: 24Oct1910, Naples, IL; d: 4Mar1994, Beardstown, IL; bu: Beardstown, IL; m: 1) Phillip Andrews (date and place not stated); and 2) Harry Smith in 1954 (place not stated); and 3) Claude Branscum in 1976 (place not stated); fa: Martin Hall; mo: Elsie (surname not stated). 1st husband died in 1933; 3rd died in 1979. Resident of Beardstown. Survived by one son: Phillip Andrews of Beardstown; one daughter: Mrs. Merle (Velma) Shores of Beardstown; one stepdaughter: Elsie Young of Springfield; two sisters: Irene Thompson of Versailles and Mabel Howell of Mt. Sterling; four grand, three step-grand, nine g-grandchildren; and one g-g-grandchild. Preceded by one sister.

BRANSCUM, O. Claude; b: 9Sep1902, Stone Co., Ark.; d: 14Apr1983, Rushville, IL; bu: West Side Cemetery, Versailles, IL; m: Mary Viona Passmore in 1931 (place not stated); fa: James Branscum; mo: Olive (surname not stated). Wife preceded in death in 1971. Survived by three sons: J. P. of Walla Walla, Washington, Noah of Versailles, and Dorvil of Beardstown; a daughter: Mrs. Lyle (Gena) Bullard of Mt. Sterling; and two step-daughters: Mrs. Holklie (Ruby) Trammell and Mrs. Roy (Wilma) Clinard, bother of Mt. Sterling; 16 grand and 21 g-grandchildren. Preceded by two children and two brothers.

BRANSON, James L.; b: 22Apr1919, White Hall, IL; d: 22Jan1996, Urbana, IL; bu: White Hall, IL; m: Phyllis DeShasier on 21Mar1942 in White Hall, IL; fa: Leonard Branson; mo: Mary Maude Chrisman. Resident of Paxton, IL WWII Army Air Force vet. Survived by his wife; one son: James David Branson of Gainesville, FL; one daughter: Julia E. Drappo of Lancaster, CA; three grandchildren; one step-granddaughter; and one great-granddaughter. Preceded by one daughter.

BRANSON, Kermit; b: (not stated); d: 24Jun1983, Tampico, IL; bu: Tampico, IL; m: Gertrude May (date and place not stated); fa & mo: (not stated). Was 65 years of age at death. Survived by his wife; a son: Gary L. May of Lafayette, IN; and two brothers. Was the son-n-law of John S. May of Jacksonville.

BRANSTITER, Somers (Hale); b: 21Jan1900, TN; d: 28Apr1976, Rushville, IL; bu: Calvary Cemetery, Jacksonville, IL; m: John Branstiter on 27Mar1951 in Springfield, IL; fa: James Sampson Hale; mo: Anis Cooper. Resident of Beardstown, IL Husband preceded in death. Survived by one granddaughter and three grandsons; four sisters: Mrs. Laura Shute of Beardstown, Mrs. James (Helen) Anderson of Chapin, Mrs. Bob (Alma) Baldwin of Jacksonville, and Mrs. Louise Henley of Springfield; and a brother: Everett Hale of Beardstown. Preceded by two sons; three brothers; and five sisters.

BRANT, Barbara Jean; b: 10Nov1932 (place not stated); d: 29May1979, St. Louis, MO; bu: Pine Tree Cemetery, Patterson, IL; fa: Gilbert Brant; mo: Pauline Taylor. Resident of St. Louis; formerly of the Roodhouse and Patterson, Illinois areas. Survived by her mother: Mrs. Pauline Brant of Edmundson Terrace, MO; and two sisters: Bonita Schroer and Carolyn Hall, both of St. Louis.

BRANT, Bertha (Flatt); b: 21Aug1892, near Eldred, IL; d: 11Feb1976, White Hall, IL; bu: Carrollton, IL; m: Thomas Brant (date and place not stated); fa: George Flatt; mo: Ella Logan. Husband preceded in death in 1956. Survived by a son: William of Indianapolis, IN; a brother: Roy Flatt of Jerseyville. Preceded by one sister and two brothers.

BRANT, Carl E.; b: 20Jan1939, White Hall, IL; d: 15Oct1991, Jacksonville, IL; bu: White Hall, IL; m: (not stated); fa: Carl M. Brant; mo: Ruth E. DePoister. Resident of White Hall. Air Force vet. Survived by his father of White Hall; a close friend, Sandra Pinkerton of White Hall; one son: Randall Brant of Chesnee, S.C.; one granddaughter; and one brother: Michael Brant of Sparta. Preceded by his mother.

BRANT, Dorothy E. (Ellis) Robinson; b: 2Mar1906, Jacksonville, IL; d: 8Sep1985, Jacksonville, IL; bu: Memorial Lawn Cemetery, Jacksonville; m: 1) G. Truman Robinson (date and place not stated); and 2) Ellis Brant on 11Jun1967 (place not stated); fa: Herman Ellis; mo: Martha Toussaint. 1st husband died in Jan1961; 2nd on 21Jun1983. Survived by a son: David E. Robinson of Jacksonville; a daughter: Mrs. Robert (Martha) Grohne of Decatur; two step-sons; eight grandchildren; eight step-grandchildren; three g-grandchildren; a sister: Mrs. Vern (Helen) Anderson of Jacksonville; and a cousin: Miss Eleanore Stoldt of Jacksonville. Preceded by a brother and a sister.

BRANT, Ellie L.; b: 11May1900, Clay Co., IL; d: 21Jun1983, Jacksonville, IL; bu: Memorial Lawn Cemetery, Jacksonville; m: 1) Ruth S. Sharpe on 15Jun1935; and 2) Dorothy Ellis Robinson on 11Jun1967 (places not stated); fa: John D. Brant; mo: Hattie Murphy. 1st wife preceded in death 18Mar1966. Survived by his wife; two sons: Richard Ellis Brant of Henry and Thomas Oral Brant of Hawthorne Woods; two step-children: David E. Robinson of Jacksonville and Martha S. Grohne of Decatur; and a foster daughter: Jeanette Ascherman of Redlands, CA; eight grand, eight step-grand, and two great-grandchildren; and many nieces and nephews.

BRANT, Elma Pauline (Taylor); b: 26Jan1910, Patterson, IL; d: 10Feb1993, Bridgeton, MO; bu: Pine Tree Cemetery, Patterson, IL; m: Gilbert Brant (date and place not stated); fa: Oscar Taylor; mo: Lucy Collister. Husband preceded in death. Resident of St. Ann, MO; formerly of Patterson, IL Survived by one daughter: Bonnie Schroer of St. Charles, MO; seven grand and g-grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews. Preceded by two daughters: Barbara Brant and Carol Hall.

BRANT, Evelyn (Daniels); b: 12Oct1917, Scott Co., IL; d: 7Oct1976, Herrin, IL; bu: Fernwood Cemetery, Roodhouse, IL; m: Woodrow Brant on 17Oct1942 in Orlando, FL; fa: Robert Daniels; mo: May Mitchell. A former resident of Roodhouse, IL Survived by her husband; two daughters: Sharon Reveal and Karen Davis, both of Herrin; two sisters: Imogene White of Decatur and Frances Lane of Roodhouse; and five grandchildren. Preceded by a son.

BRANT, G. Ray; b: 23Sep1933, Manchester, IL; d: 3May1992, Spring Hill, FL; bu: Pleasant Hill, IL; m: Norma J. Kilby on 25Aug1984 in Las Vegas, Nevada; fa: Lewis Brant; mo: Nedra Whalen. Resident of Galesburg, IL Survived by his wife; two step-sons: Russell Kilby and Ron Kilby, both of Los Angeles, CA; one daughter: Christina Brant of Meredosia; five step-daughters: Diann Gravino of Monmouth and Rhonda Clay, Mikiu Buncher, Cathy Kimbie and Karen Lewis, all of Galesburg; none step-grandchildren; one step-great-grandchild; four brothers: Lewis Brant and Ronald Brant, both of Jacksonville, Archie Brant of Morgan Hill, CA, and Garold Brant of Elyria, OH; and two sisters: Mary VanHulle of Booksville, FL, and Norma Brown of Auburn.

BRANT, Henry H. "Herb"; b: 3Mar1911, Greene Co., IL; d: 14Mar1994, Springfield, IL; bu: Williams-Edwards Cemetery, rural Roodhouse, IL; m: Geraldine Marsh in 1934 (place not stated); fa: Henry Brant; mo: Ida Belle McCance. Resident of Jacksonville; formerly of Roodhouse. Survived by his wife; two sons: Dale Brant of Wilmington and Marvin (wife, Mary) Brant of Normal; two daughters: Mrs. Derrol (Marlen) Angle and Mrs. Joe (Gloria) Lawson, both of Roodhouse; 10 grand and five g-grandchildren; and one brother: Carrol Brant of White Hall. Preceded by his parents; one granddaughter; one g-granddaughter; and two brothers.

BRANT, James Fred; b: 10Aug1900, Calhoun Co., IL; d: 28Mar1983, Jacksonville, IL; bu: Manchester, IL; m: Mayola Smith on 13Jan1932 in Louisiana, MO; fa: Joseph Brant; mo: Olive Zumwalt. Resident of Manchester. Survived by his wife; one son: Paul Brant of Murrayville; eight grandchildren; one g-grandchild; one brother: Lewis Brant of Meredosia; and one sister: Ella McDonald of Ellisberry, MO Preceded by two sons and one brother.

BRANT, Lewis J.;

b: 23May1904, Bellview, IL; d: 18Sep1985, Jacksonville, IL; bu: Crescent Heights Cemetery, Pleasant Hill, IL; m: Nedra Whalen on 1Aug1931 in Bowling Green, M.; fa: Joseph L. Brant; mo: Ollie Zumwalt. Wife preceded in death 23Apr1985. Resident of Meredosia, IL Survived by five sons: Lewis "Red", and Ron of Jacksonville, Ray of Galesburg, Archie of Morgan Hill, CA, and Garold of Forest; two daughters: Mrs. Walter (Mary) VanHulle of Coal Valley and Mrs. Mike (Norma) Brown of Auburn; one sister: Mrs. Ella McDonald of Elsberry, Mom; 23 grandchildren; and one g-grandchild. Preceded by one daughter: Martha Louise; one son: William Lloyd; one brother and one half-brother.

BRANT, Nedra D. (Whalen); b: 27Mar1911, Pike Co., IL; d: 23Apr1985, Meredosia, IL; bu: Pleasant Hill, IL; m: Lewis Brant in Bowling Green, MO (date not stated); fa: James Whalen; mo: Maggie Neese. Resident of Meredosia; formerly of the Murrayville-Manchester area. Survived by her husband; the following children: Lewis "Red" Brant of Jacksonville, Ray Brant of Galesburg, Archie Brant of Morgan Hill, CA, Ron Brant of Jacksonville, Garold Brant of Forest, Mrs. Walter (Mary) VanHulle of Coal Valley, and Mrs. Mike (Norma) Brown of Auburn; 23 grand and 5 g-grandchildren. Preceded by one son: William Lloyd.

BRANT, Rebecca L. (Crouse); b: 6Feb1937, Jacksonville, Ill; d: 14Jun1995, Peoria, IL; bu: Camp Butler National Cemetery, Springfield Il.; m: Richard E. Brant on 6Apr1958 in Jacksonville, IL; fa: Merle Crouse; mo: Martha McPhall. Husband preceded in death 10Jun1995. Resident of Peoria, IL Survived by her mother of East Peoria; two sons: Mark of Chicago and David of Everett, Wash.; three daughters: Mrs. Ron (Cynthia) Colgas of Tucson, AZ, Mrs. Joe (Kathryn) Burgess of Galesburg, and Sara Brant of Chicago and seven grandchildren. Preceded by her father.

BRANT, Richard E.; b: 26Apr1935, Parkerburg, IL; d: 10Jun1995, Peoria, IL; bu: Camp Butler National Cemetery, Springfield, IL; m: Becky Crouse on 6Apr1958 in Jacksonville, IL; fa: Ellis Brant; mo: Ruth Smith. Navy vet. Survived by his wife; two sons: Mark of Chicago and David of Everett, Wash; three daughters: Cynthia Colgan of Tucson, AZ, Kathryn Burgess of Galesburg, and Sara Brant of Chicago; one brother: Thomas of Fullerton, CA; one sister: Jeanette Ascherman of Honolulu, Hawaii; and seven grandchildren.

BRANT, Ruth E. (DePoister); b: 31Mar1920, White Hall, IL; d: 30Dec1984, White Hall, IL; bu: Fernwood Cemetery, Roodhouse; m: Carl Brant on 8Jun1938 in Bowling Green, MO; fa: Gilbert DePoister; mo: Lena Rigg. Survived by her husband; two sons: Carl Ed Brant of Spartansburg, S.C., and Michael Brant of Sparta; three grandchildren; and one half-brother: Samuel Hudson.

BRANT, Samuel Richard; b: 12Apr1924, Hillview, IL; d: 15Apr1996, Hillview, IL; bu: Pine Tree Cemetery, Patterson, Il; m: Wanda Marie Martin on 13Aug1947 in Roodhouse, IL; fa: Dewey Brant; mo: Alma Grizzle. WWII Navy vet. Survived by his wife; a son: Richard Brant of Gastonia, NC; three daughters: Vicky McDade of Rutland, Vt.; Patty Brant and Denise Brant, both of Roodhouse; two grandchildren; and two brothers: Gene Brant of Roodhouse and Alvin Brant of Jefferson, Wisc. Preceded by one sister: Martha Pollard.

BRANT, William Lloyd, Jr.; b: 23Jul1961, Jacksonville, IL; d: 31Dec1989, Fulton Co., IL; bu: Chapin, IL; m: (not stated); fa: William Lloyd; mo: Patricia M. Stucker. Survived by his mother: Patricia M. Stucker Brant Hull Inman; his step-father: Arthur Inman; a son: Dustin Brant; and two daughter: Lindsey Brant and Brittany Brant, all of Jacksonville; two sisters: Becky Painter and Paula Quinn, both of Springfield; two brothers: Paul Michael Brant of Springfield and Russell Hull of Jacksonville; seven step-sisters: Eileen Hayes of Jacksonville, Martha Wooldridge of Chapin, Judy Davidson of Bethel, Joyce Allen of Griggsville, Jan Allen of Griggsville, Donna Neff of White Hall and Vicki Baldwin of Franklin; one step-brother: Dale Inman of Jacksonville; and step-grandparents: Pearl and Wilma Hull of Pittsfield. Preceded by his father; his step-father: Russell Hull, Sr.; and a daughter: Jessica Brant.

BRANT, Woodrow W.; b: 28Aug1913, Barrow, IL; d: 4Feb1987, Herrin, IL; bu: Fernwood Cemetery, Roodhouse, IL; m: Evelyn Daniels on 17Oct1942 in Orlando, FL; fa: Henry Brant; mo: Ida McCance. Wife preceded in death 7Oct1976. Resident of Herrin; formerly of Roodhouse. WWII vet. Survived by two daughters: Mrs. Art (Sharon) Reveal and Mrs. Chuck (Karen) Davis, both of Herrin; five grandchildren; two brothers: Cal of White Hall and Herbert of Jacksonville. Preceded by an infant son and a brother: Gilbert.

BRANUN, Edward "Dink"; b: 2Jan1924, Springfield, IL; d: 30Jan1982, Los Angeles, CA; bu: (not stated); m: Dorothy Findley (date and place not stated); fa: (not stated); mo: Mrs. Alice Jordan. Wife preceded in death in Oct1980. Survived by his mother, of Jacksonville; one brother: Bill Jordan of Mounds.

BRASEL, Elbert C.; b: 5May1892, Salem, IL; d: 6Feb1976, Jacksonville, IL; bu: Diamond Grove Cemetery, Jacksonville, IL; m: Harriet Erickson on 15Jan1931 (place not stated); m: Harriet Erickson on 15Jun1931 (place not stated); fa: Richard Brasel; mo: Ellen Thurman. WWI Army vet. Survived by his wife; a son: Dr. John Brasel of East Moline; two grandsons: Eric Alan and Christopher Brasel; two sisters: Mrs. Minnie Brainer of Jacksonville and Mrs. Agnes Marcum of Centralia. Preceded by ten brothers and sisters.

BRASEL, Harriet (Erickson); b: 27Dec1898, Sangamon Co., IL; d: 22Feb1987, Geneseo, IL; bu: (not stated); m: Elbert C. Brasel on 15Jun1931 (place not stated); fa: John E. Erickson; mo: (not stated). Husband preceded in death 6Feb1976. A former resident of Jacksonville, IL Survived by one son: John E. Brasel of East Moline; two grandchildren: Eric and Christopher Brasel of East Moline; and two nieces. Preceded by two brothers.

BRASEL, Jan (Loughary); b: 31Jan1926 (place not stated); d: 20Sep1989, Worth, IL; bu: Beardstown, IL; m: David Brasel (date and place not stated); fa: J. R. "Randy" Loughary; mo: Frances Geils. Resident of Worth, IL Survived by her husband; three sons: Michael of Santa Fe, N.M., Steven of Palos Park and Douglas of Hanover Park; a daughter: Barbara Brasel of Rolling Meadows; three grandchildren; a sister: Jean Schieferdecker of Brimfield; and two brothers: Walter Loughary of Springfield, Mass., and Thomas Loughary of Beardstown. Preceded by her parents and a brother: Robert J. Loughary.

BRASEL, Kenneth; b: 11Sep1940, Chicago, IL; d: 23May1988, Santa Fe, N.M.; bu: New Mexico School for the Deaf (cremated); m: Tommi Kolenda; fa: Ralph Brasel; mo: Marjorie Law. Resident of Santa Fe; formerly of Jacksonville and Kankakee, IL Survived by his wife; his father of Clifton, IL; two sons: Douglas of Santa Fe and Michael of Colorado; a brother: John V. of Chebanse, IL; three sisters: Mary Benoit of Connecticut, Marilyn Corlett and Elizabeth Brasel, both of Kankakee; an uncle: Melvin Brasel of Fairbault, Minn.; and two aunts: Martha Simmons of Jacksonville, and Betty Dresser of Kentucky.

BRASEL, L. E. "Gene"; b: 11Jun1919, Beardstown, IL; d: 25Dec1985, Rochester, NY; bu: Rochester, NY (cremated); m: Joann (surname not stated); fa: Roy Brasel; mo: Freda (surname not stated). Resident of Rochester, NY WWII vet. Survived by his wife; a daughter: Mrs. Greg (Michelle) Hock of Dallas, TX; three sons: Scott and Todd, both at home, and Greg of Saginaw, MI; two brothers: W. R. "Royal" of Beardstown, and Davis of Chicago; and two sisters: Ramona Anderson of Roodhouse, and Wanda Williams of Jacksonville.

BRASEL, Ora A.; b: 16Dec1896, Cass Co., IL; d: 9Jan1985, Beardstown, IL; bu: East Cemetery, Arenzville, IL; fa: Edward Brasel; mo: Louise Braden. Survived by two nephews: Edward Fanning and Robert Brasel, both of Arenzville; three nieces: Mrs. John (Lois) Clark and Mrs. Mary Hamman, both of Arenzville, and Mrs. Kenneth (June) Meyer of Los Alamos, N. M. Preceded by two brothers and three sisters.

BRASEL, Ralph E.; b: 19Mr1915, Marion Co., IL; d: 4Jan1994, Clifton, IL; bu: Mound Grove Gardens, Kankakee, IL; m: 1) Marjorie Law in May, 1938 in Chicago, IL; and 2) Mattie Smith on 2 Mar 1968 in Chicago, IL; fa: John Brasel; mo: Wilma Skinner. 1st wife died 13Feb1966; 2nd died 26Nov1991. Resident of Clifton, IL Survived by a son: John (wife, Bobbi) Brasel of Chebanse; three daughters: Mary (husband, Henry) Benolt of Hartford, Conn., Marilyn (husband, John) Corlett, and Elizabeth Brasel, all of Kankakee, IL; 11 grandchildren; a brother: Melvin Brasel of Duluth, Minn.; and one sister: Martha Simmons of Jacksonville. Preceded by a son: Ken Brasel; and a sister.

BRASELL, Mary E. (Schnitker); b: 27Mar1918, near Arenzville, IL; d: 3Jun1996, Jacksonville, IL; bu: North Cemetery, Arenzville; m: Robert Brasell on 25Dec1937 in Arenzville, IL; fa: Fred Schnitker; mo: Minna Ring. Resident of Arenzville. Survived by four daughters: Eileen (husband, Larry) Noble of Jacksonville, Eleanor (husband, William R.) Benton of Belleville, Emily Webster of Moses Lake, Wash., and Beverly (husband, Dean) Fricke of Jacksonville; 10 grand, four g-grand and two step-g-grandchildren; and one brother: Charles Schnitker of Arenzville. Preceded by three brothers: Earl, Raymond and Norman; and four sisters: Inez, Helen, Betty and Eileen.

BRASELL, Robert R.; b: 10Nov1914, Cass Co., IL; d: 30Apr1996, Jacksonville, IL; bu: North Cemetery, Arenzville, IL; m: Mary Elizabeth Schnitker on 25Dec1937 in Arenzville, IL; fa: Luther Brasell; mo: Ruth Kennedy. Wife preceded in death 3Jun1995. Resident of Arenzville, IL Survived by four daughters: Mrs. Larry (Eileen) Noble of Jacksonville, Mrs. William R. (Eleanor) Benton of Belleville, Emily Webster of Moses Lake, Wash., and Mrs. Dean (Beverly) Fricke of Jacksonville; 10 grand and six g-grandchildren; and two sisters: June Meyer of Santa Fe, N.M., and Mrs. John (Lois) Clark of Arenzville.

BRASELL, Ruth K. (Kennedy); b: 2Mar1891, Plymouth, IL; d: 27Apr1986, Jacksonville, IL; bu: East Cemetery, Arenzville, IL; m: Luther Brasell on 27Jan1914 in Beardstown, IL; fa: Robert Kennedy; mo: Florence Terril. Husband preceded in death 15May1928. A former resident of Arenzville, IL Survived by one son: Robert of Arenzville; two daughters: Mrs. John (Lois) Clark of Arenzville, and Mrs. Kenneth (June) Meyer of Los Alamos, N.M.; 8 grand and 18 g-grandchildren; and one g-g-grandchild. Preceded by two brothers: one sister; and one grandchild.

BRATJORDE, Herbrand; b: 27Sep1889, Flaa, Hallingdale, Norway; d: 13Sep1983, Quincy, IL (Illinois Veterans Home); bu: East Cemetery, Jacksonville, IL; m: Pearl Imboden in 1926 in Jacksonville, IL; fa: Engebret Bratjorde; mo: Engeborg (surname not stated). Wife preceded in death in 1954. A former resident of Jacksonville, IL WWI vet. Survived by a brother: Ole Bratjorde of Hallingdale, Norway. Preceded by a daughter.

BRATSCH, August Eugene; b: 17Dec1908, Edward Co., IL; d: 15Sep1990, Jacksonville, IL; bu.; Bloomfield Cemetery, near Winchester, IL; m: Pearl June Scott on 20Jul1949 in Bowling Green, MO; fa: Theodore Bratsch; mo: Minnie Penrod. Resident of Jacksonville; formerly of Scott Co., IL Survived by his wife; 11 children: Glenn Bratsch of Auburn, Barbara Castleberry of Battle Creek, MI, James Edwin Bratsch of Jacksonville, Mrs. Donald (Linda) Lacey of Canyon, TX, Roberta Mae Bratsch, Mrs. Debra Crawford, Randolph Scott Bratsch, Harold Bratsch, Mrs. Michael (Sandra) Hawkins, Donald Wayne Bratsch, Brant Shannon Bratsch, all of Jacksonville; 29 grand and 10 g-grandchildren; one brother: Harold Bratsch of Pittsfield; and one sister: Daisy McDade of Winchester. Preceded by two infant sons; four brothers; and three sisters.

BRATSCH, John S.; b: 11Jul1904, Olney, MO; d: 22May1987, White Hall, IL; bu.: Williams-Edwards Cemetery, Roodhouse, IL; m: Ruth Fraley on 26Jul1956 in Jacksonville, IL; fa: Theodore Bratsch; mo: Minnie (surname not stated). Resident of Barrow, IL Survived by his wife; two daughters: Edna Driskell of Wood River, and Wanda Norris of White Hall; two brothers: Harold of Nevada, and Gene of Jacksonville; one sister: Daisy McDade of Winchester; eight grand and 12 g-grandchildren. Preceded by two brothers and three sisters.

BRATSCH, Pearl J. (Scott); b: 3May1929, White Hall, IL; d: 2Mar1995, Springfield, IL; bu.: Bloomfield Cemetery, near Winchester, IL; m: August Eugene Bratsch on 20Jul1949 (place not stated); fa: Wesley Scott; ;mo: Ida Mae (surname not stated). Husband preceded in death 13Sep1990. Resident of Jacksonville, IL Survived by four sons: Randy (wife, Millie) Bratsch of Ashland, and Harold Bratsch, Donnie (wife, Lila) Bratsch, and Shannon Bratsch, all of Jacksonville; four daughters: Mrs. Donald (Linda) Lacey of Franklin, Roberta Bratsch and Debra Law, both of Jacksonville, and Mrs. Mike (Sandy) Hawkins of Meredosia; 23 grand and seven g-grandchildren; and one brother: John Scott of Jacksonville. Preceded by her parents; husband; four brothers: Frank Ballard, George Scott, Bill Ballard and Richard Scott; and one half-sister: Letha Kelly.

BRATSCH, Ruth Elizabeth (Fraley); b: 2Nov1912, Greene Co., IL; d: 8May1996, White Hall, IL; bu.: Williams-Edwards Cemetery, near Barrow, IL; m: John Bratsch in 1956 at Jacksonville, IL; fa & mo: (not stated). Husband preceded in death 22May1987. Survived by three step-grand, five step-great-grand and six step-g-g-grandchildren. She was the last of her immediate family.

BRATTON, Ola Mae (Basham); b: 26Dec1925, Owensboro, KY; d: 9Apr1994, Springfield, IL; bu.: Walkerville, IL; m: (not stated); fa: Shelton Lee Basham; mo: Alice Elizabeth Brown. Resident of Roodhouse; formerly of White Hall, IL Survived by two daughters: Alice Cole of Saltsburg, Pa., and Patricia Pendleton of Roodhouse; six grand and eight g-grandchildren; two brothers: Shelton Lee Basham of Walkerville, and Edgar M. Basham of Roodhouse; and numerous nieces and nephews. Preceded by one son: Bruce Pendleton; one sister: Viola Campbell; and one brother: Richard Basham.

BRAUN, William R.; b: 18Jul1915, Marietta, OH; d: 4Jun1984, Springfield, IL; bu.: Rushville, IL; fa: Louis C. Braun; mo: Frances Chamberlain. Resident of Rushville. Survived by one sister: Mrs. Carolyn DeWispeleare of Moline.

BRAWDY, Samantha Jo; b: 16May1992, Pittsfield, IL; d: 16May1992, Pittsfield, IL; bu.: Griggsville, IL; fa: Joe Brawdy; mo: Brenda Phillips. Survived by her parents of Pittsfield; a brother: Michael A. Desyllas, at home; a sister: Jennifer Desyllas, at home; grandparents: Mildred Phillips of Pittsfield, and Art and Beulah Brawdy of Griggsville; and g-grandmother: Edith Harris of Barry.

BRAWNER, Neal T.; b: 13Mar1948, Pawnee, IL; d: 21Feb1996, Jacksonville, IL; bu.: Diamond Grove Cemetery, Jacksonville, IL; m: Patricia Nolan on 11Sep1971 in Lake Forest, IL; fa: Charles Brawner; mo: Laura Greenwalt. Resident of Jacksonville. Survived by his wife; two sons: Joshua Brawner of St. Louis, MO, and Patrick Brawner of Jacksonville; one daughter: Katie Brawner, at home; his mother of Taylorville; one brother: Charles Brawner of St. Louis, MO; and three sisters: Dodie Bianchetta of Springfield, Dee Dautel of Olney, and Joyce Richardson of Taylorville.

BRAY, Donald Gene; b: 22Feb1935,Stiles, KY; d: 22May1985, Jacksonville, IL; bu.: East Cemetery, Jacksonville, IL; m: Brenda Sheley on 31Oct1965 (place not stated); fa: Timothy Bray; mo: Grace Blair Allen. Survived by his wife; his mother of Jacksonville; two sons: Donald Jr., and Ronald; and one daughter: Kimberly, all at home; and one brother: Edward Mattingly of Clinton.

BRAY, Harry A.; b: 27Feb1895, Grafton, IL; d: 3Sep1987, Jacksonville, Il; bu.: Scenic Hill Cemetery, Grafton, IL; fa: Henry Bray; mo: Emily Zimmerman. WWI Army vet. Survived by a sister: Pauline Bray of Mt. Clemens, MI; and several nieces and nephews. Preceded by three brothers and three sisters.

BRAY, James R.; b: (not stated); d: 13Aug1977, Jerseyville, IL; bu.: Jerseyville, IL; m: Catherine Hart (date and place not stated); fa & mo: (not stated). Wife preceded in death. A resident of Jerseyville; was 95 years of age at death. Survived by three children: James H. Bray of Jacksonville, Mary Frances Bray of Jerseyville, and John Bray of Minneapolis, Minn.; nine grand and six g-grandchildren. Preceded by death by a daughter.

BRAY, Mary Frances; b: (not stated); d: 3Sep1987, Jerseyville, IL; bu.: St. Francis Xavier Cemetery, Jerseyville, IL; fa: James R. Bray; mo: Kathryn Hart. Survived by two brothers: Joe Bray of Jacksonville, and John Bray of Rochester, Minn.; nine nieces and nephews; and 18 g-nieces and g-nephews.

BRAY, Mildred L. (Johnson); b: 31Jul1910, Jacksonville, IL; d: 29Apr1979, Jacksonville, IL; bu.: Diamond Grove Cemetery, Jacksonville; m: Dr. Albert Bray in September, 1939 (place not stated); fa: Kent L. Johnson; mo: Grace E. Crabbe Templin. Husband preceded in death 1Oct1970. Survived by a daughter: Mrs. John D. (Beverly) Staedke of Dallas, TX; and two step-daughters: Mrs. Geraldine Leonard of Florence, AZ, and Mrs. Mildred McIntyre of DeKalb, IL; and a brother: Howard Johnson of Eldorado, KS Preceded by two bothers and three sisters.

BRAYMAN, Beatrice Dell (Keyes) Hicks; b: 2Sep1918, Jacksonville, IL; d: 16Nov1994, Las Vegas, Nev.; bu.: Palm Memorial Park-Downtown, Las Vegas, Nev.; m: 1) Lee Hicks; and 2) George Fowler; and 3) Earl Eddinger, Sr.; and 4) Everett Brayman; fa: Fred B. Keyes; mo: Drella McDonald. Survived by five daughters: Glenda of Wisc, Linda Guthrie of Jacksonville, Mandy Kemper of Athens, Jo Gregory of Crocker, MO, and Debbie Benge of Rosehill, KS; four sons: Ron Hicks of Wisc., Ted Deen of Jacksonville, Gary Eddinger of Jacksonville, and Earl Eddinger of Las Vegas, Nev., with whom she made her home; several grand and g-grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews; two brothers: Albert Keyes of Las Vegas, Nev., and Freddie Keyes of Nashville, TN Preceded by all for husband; two sons: Roy Eddinger and one in infancy; and two brothers: Herbert Keyes and Roy Keyes.

BRAYMAN, Everett E.; b: 9Dec1928, Alton, IL; d: 6Aug1983, Jacksonville, IL; bu.: Carrollton, IL; m: Beatrice Keyes Eddinger (date and place not stated); fa: Dennie Brayman; mo: Sylvia Carter. Resident of Jacksonville, IL Korean War vet. Survived by his wife; his step-parents: Mrs. And Mrs. Rommie Jackson of Hettick; four step-daughters: Linda Guthrie of Jacksonville, Amanda Kemper of Springfield, Josephine Gergory of Fort Leonard Wood, MO, an Debbie Winn of Loami; two step-sons: Earl and Gary Eddinger, both of Jacksonville; 12 step-grandchildren; one step-g-grandson; and a brother: Dale.

BRAYMEN, Alberta Kathleen (Hastings); b: 12Dec1919, Shelbina, MO; d: 17May1987, Jacksonville, IL; bu.: Diamond Grove Cemetery, Jacksonville, Ill; m: Lloyd Braymen on 8Oct1950 in Hannibal, MO; fa: Samuel Edward Hastings; mo: Olive Hooper. Husband preceded in death 14Dec1977. Survived by one son: Travis of Jacksonville; three daughters: Mrs. Debbie Ferguson, Terry Roth and Mrs. David (Pam) Ward, all of Jacksonville; three grandchildren; two brothers: Roy Hastings of La Mesa, CA, and Glenn Hastings of Hannibal, MO; and one sister: Mrs. James (Dee) Hooper of Springfield, MO Preceded by two brothers.

BRAZAND, Abbie L. (Wells); b: 23Sep1910, Jacksonville, IL; d: 8Jan1978, Jacksonville, IL; bu.: East Cemetery, Jacksonville, IL; fa: Robert P. Wells; mo: Nora F. Meadows. Survived by a sister: Mary Landers; and a nephew: Robert E. Landers, both of Springfield; two great-nieces and several cousins. Preceded by two brothers.

BRECKON, Daniel M.; b: 16Feb1978, Jacksonville, IL; d: 29Sep1983, Carrollton, IL; bu.: St. John's Catholic Church Cemetery, Carrollton, IL; fa: Michael Breckon; mo: Janet Kirbach. Survived by his mother of Carrollton; and his father of Higbee, MO; grandparents: Leonard and Gertrude Kirbach of Carrollton, Eugene and Norma Breckon of Hillview; great-grandparents: Hilda Schnettgoeke of Carrollton, Mary Kirbach of Carrollton, Milvean VanMeater of White Hall, and Charles Bruce of Patterson.

BRECKON, Fred S.; b: 19Jun1914, Jacksonville, IL; d: 2Jul1992, Dodgeville, Wisc.; bu.: East Side Cemetery, Dodgeville, Wisc.; m: Dorothy Vivion in 1934 (place not stated); fa: Paul Breckon; mo: Irene Straight. Resident of Dodgeville, Wisc. Survived by his former spouse: Dorothy; two sons: Homer (Sarah) Breckon of Columbia, MO, and Patrick (Mary) Breckon of Madison; two daughters: Mrs. Phil (Virginia) Keplinger of Madison and Mrs. Lloyd (Linda) Hanson of South Beloit; 11 grand and four g-grandchildren; and a sister: Marjorie Roberts of Madison.

BRECKON, Irene S. (Straight); b: 6Sep1892, Jacksonville, IL; d: 19Dec1990, Mineral Point, Wisc. (Living Center); bu.: Diamond Grove Cemetery, Jacksonville, IL; m: Paul Breckon on 30Dec1912 (place not stated); fa: Amos Straight; mo: Sarah Smith. Husband preceded in death in 1966. A former resident of Jacksonville. Survived by a son: Fred Breckon of Dodgeville, Wisc.; one daughter: Marjorie Roberts of Middleton, Wisc.; 10 grand, 21 g-grand and three g-g-grandchildren.

BREEDEN, Alice R. (Phillips); b: 17Feb1906, Schuyler Co., IL; d: 16Oct1987, Springfield, IL; bu.: Browning, IL; m: Dane D. Breeden on 27May1922 in Beardstown, IL; fa: Charles Phillips; mo: Sarah J. Fifer. Husband preceded in death 14Dec1974. Resident of Browning, IL Survived by four grand and five g-grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews.

BREEDEN, Jewel M. (Fitzgerald); b: 6Mar1915, Bland, MO; d: 23Apr1993, Rushville, IL; bu.: Browning, IL; m: Raymond R. Breeden in April, 1934 in Virginia, IL; fa: Walter Fitzgerald; mo: Frances Crider. Husband preceded in death 6Sep1967. Resident of Rushville; formerly of Browning. Survived by one daughter: Doris Burnett Lee of Rushville; one step-son: Eugene Breeden of East Peoria; one brother: Everett Fitzgerald of Canaan, MO; three sisters: Mae Grannermann of Gerald, MO, Ruby Bossaller of Owensville, MO, and Frances "Bonnie" Busby of Rushville; five grand, eight step-grand, four g-grand and 24 step-g-grandchildren; and numerous nieces, nephews, and cousins. Preceded by one son: Stanley Seego and one brother: Raymond Fitzgerald.

BREEDING, C. Warren; b: 24May1918, Merritt, IL; d: 19Jul1981, Fallbrook Calif.; bu.: Winchester, IL; m: Georgiana Neat on 30Apr1938 in Rockport, IL; fa: William Lucien Breeding; mo: Ethel Beteman. Resident of Fallbrook, CA; formerly of Winchester, IL Survived by his wife; a daughter: Pam Breeding of Laguna Niguel, CA; and a son: Larry Breeding of Hollywood, CA; two sisters: Mrs. W. T. Wilson of Jacksonville, and Mrs. R. C. McCoy of St. Augustine, FL

BREEDING, Georgiana Lucille (Neat); b: 24May1920, Winchester, Il; d: 3Aug1994, Fallbrook, CA; bu.: Winchester, IL; m: C. Warren Breeding (date and place not stated); fa: Frederick Leib Neat; mo: Lucile North. Husband preceded in death in 1981. Resident of Fallbrook, CA; formerly of Winchester, IL Survived by one daughter: Pam Breeding of Monarch Beach, CA; one brother: Fred Neat of Chandler, AZ; and several nieces and nephews. Preceded by one son: Larry Breeding, in 1982.

BREEDING, Larry; b: 27Sep1946, Jacksonville, IL; d: 28Sep1982, CA; bu.: Fallbrook, CA; fa: C. Warren Breeding; mo: Georgiana Neat. Resident of Hollywood Hill, CA Survived by his mother of Fallbrook, CA; a sister: Pamela of Laguna Beach, CA; and local surviving relatives: Mrs. William T. Wilson of Jacksonville, and Fred Neat of Winchester. Preceded by his father in July, 1981

BREEDING, Velma L. (Hale); b: 23Jan1903, Meredosia, IL; d: 2May1987, Raytown, MO (Park Lane Hospital); bu.: Memorial Park Cemetery, Quincy, IL; m: William A. Breeding on 10Apr1922 (place not stated); fa: Israel Hale; mo: Emma Jane Burrus. Husband preceded in death in 1951. Resident of Independence, MO; formerly of Meredosia, IL Survived by three daughters: Jo Ann Beymer of Independence, MO, Mrs. Kenneth (Mary) Dodd of Meredosia, and Frances Willey of Paducah, KY; six grand and five g-grandchildren. Preceded by one son: Billy.

BREEDING, Walter W. "Bud"; b: 8May1915, New Berlin, IL; d: 9Jun1985, Springfield, IL; bu.: Wood Wreath Cemetery, Island Grove, IL; m: Mildred E. Wagner on 9Sep1934 in Alton, IL; fa: James Breeding; mo: Elizabeth Keiger. Resident of New Berlin, IL Survived by three daughters: Mrs. Clyde (Betty) Stephens of New Berlin, Mrs. Richard (Bonnie) McGlennon of Springfield, and Mrs. Phillip (Barbara) Reichart of Burlington, Wisc.; one son: Robert Breeding of Springfield; seven grand and two g-grandchildren; one sister: Mrs. Ruth E. Knepler of New Berlin; and four nephews.

BREEDLOVE, Allen D.;

b: 16Apr1934, Pekin, IL; d: 27Jan1978, Macomb, IL; bu.: Rushville, IL; m: Linda Temple on 24Jan1960 in Pekin, IL; fa: Clyde Breedlove; mo: Hazel May (surname not stated). Resident of rural Rushville. Air Force vet. Survived by his wife; his mother of Pekin; four sons: Jim, Dan, Wes, and Rafe, all at home; and one brother: Wayne Breedlove of Pekin.

BREEDLOVE, Elvis C.; b: 9Mar1907, Butler Co., KY; d: 25Oct1983, Springfield, IL; bu.: Wood Wreath Cemetery, Island Grove, IL; m: Elsie Jane Bryant on 5Dec1931 in Madisonville, KY; fa: William Breedlove; mo: Bernie Dow. Resident of Sandwich, formerly of New Berlin, IL Wife preceded I death 19Mar1980. Survived by one son: Elvis C. Breedlove, Jr. of Oswego; and two grandchildren; three sisters: Laura Buchanan, Agnes Rickard, and Alma Slaton, all of Madisonville, KY; and four brothers: Rich Breedlove and Hubert Breedlove, both of Madisonville, KY, Virgil Breedlove of Henderson, KY, and Elbert Breedlove of Evansville, IN; and several nieces and nephews. Preceded by one infant sister.

BREGENHORN, Henry P. "Hank"; b: 3Jan1932, Springfield, IL; d: 25Apr1991, Rochester, IL; bu.: Steenbergen Cemetery, Mt. Pulaski, IL; m: Thelma Morman in 1969 (place not stated); fa: Henry Bregenhorn; mo: Mary Victoria Schwener. Wife preceded in death in 1986. Resident of Rochester, IL Korean War Army vet. Survived by three daughters: Ann Marie Maga of Riverside, Nancy Starkweather of Springfield, and Carla Berg of New Berlin; one step-daughter: Deborah Maras of Essex Junction, Vt.; one son: Frank H. Bregenhorn of O'Fallon; seven grandchildren; two sisters: Mrs. James (Rosemary) Delaney of Jacksonville and Sister Rita Ann Bregenhorn, O.S.U., of Springfield; and several nieces and nephews.

BREGENHORN, Mary V. (Schwener); b: 17Aug1908, Springfield, IL; d: 10Jul1988, Springfield, IL; bu.: Calvary Cemetery, Springfield, IL; m: Henry Schwener in 1928 (place not stated); fa: Henry Schwener; mo: Julia Ziegelbauer. Husband preceded in death in 1984. Resident of Springfield, IL Survived by two daughters: Mrs. James W. (Rosemary) Delaney of Springfield, and Sister Rita Ann Bregenhorn, O.S.U., of Springfield; one son: Henry of Rochester; 11 grand and 11 g-g-grandchildren; one sister: Mrs. Paul (Julia) Marten of Springfield; and several nieces, nephews, and cousins. Preceded by two brothers: William and Henry.

BREHM, Henry W.; b: 31May1903, New Berlin, IL; d: 21Mar1987, Springfield, IL; bu.: Lutheran Cemetery, New Berlin, IL; m: Alma Knepler on 24Apr1937 in Springfield, IL; fa: Michael Brehm; mo: Marie Halter. Resident of rural New Berlin, IL Survived by his wife; one son: Gary of New Berlin; one daughter: Mrs. Bruce (Janice) Cody of Springfield; two grandchildren; one sister: Mrs. Rose Law of Hollywood, FL; several nieces, nephews and cousins. Preceded by two sisters: Christine Duewer and Ann Luecht; and one brother: Fred.

BREHM, Kenneth W.; b: 7Mar1956, Mt. Vernon, IL; d: 22Feb1990, rural Rushville, IL; bu.: St. Paul's Cemetery, Nashville, IL; m; (not stated); fa: William Brehm; mo: Marcella Schweinfus. Resident of rural Rushville. Survived by his parents of rural Rushville; a son: Andrew Michael of Macomb; a daughter: Amy Marie of Macomb; a brother: John P. Brehm of Woodbridge, Va.; two sisters: Pauline Klamerus of Bensonville and Mary Denson of Decatur, AL Preceded by a sister.

BREHM, William P.; b: 2May1923, Washington Co., IL; d: 24Apr1996, Bensonville, IL; bu.: St. Paul Cemetery, Nashville, IL; m: Marcella Schweinefus on 21Jun1945 in Woebley, England; fa: Oscar C. Brehm; mo: Florine Eater. Resident of Rushville. WWII Army vet. Survived by his wife; one son: John P. Brehm of Woodbridge, Va.; two daughters: Pauline Klamerus of Bensonville and Mary Denson of Decatur, AL; eight grand, one step-grand, two g-grandchildren; one brother: Paul Brehm of Memphis, TN; and two sisters: Betty Wisdom of St. Louis, MO, and Shirley Smith of Glen Carbon. Preceded by one daughter: Ann Marie Brehm; and one son: Kenneth William Brehm.

BRENNAN, Allen Elwood; b: 8Apr1915, Jacksonville, IL; d: 28May1988, South Chicago Heights, IL; bu.: Calvary Cemetery, Steger, IL; m: Nedra (surname and date and place of marriage not stated); fa & mo: (not stated). Resident of South Chicago Heights since 1946. Survived by his wife; a daughter: Kathleen Brennan; two sons: Tom and Dennis; three grandchildren, all of South Chicago Hts.; two sisters: Pat Boston and Mary Lee Elliott, both of Jacksonville; and a brother: Richard W. Brennan, Sr. of Woodson. Preceded by a son: Kevin.

BRENNAN, Edward F.; b: 25Mar1917, Jacksonville, IL.; d: 21Nov1993, Jacksonville, Il; bu.: Calvary Cemetery, Jacksonville; m: Dorothy Lonergan on 23Aug1952 in Jacksonville, IL; fa: Thomas Cornelius Brennan; mo: Mary Mollie O'Heir. WWII Army vet. Survived by his wife; one daughter: Mrs. Paul (Debbie) Doerr of Chenoa; one brother: John Brennan of Escondido, CA; and one sister: Eleanor Hayes of Jacksonville. Preceded by one brother: Tom Brennan; and one sister :Mary Usalis.

BRENNAN, Gertrude E. (Vieira); b: 3Feb1916, Jacksonville, IL; d: 17Jan1991, Jacksonville, IL; bu.: East Cemetery, Jacksonville; m: Terrance "Boots" Brennan on 14Aug1935 (place not stated); fa: Ernest D. Vieiria; mo: Hazel Hocking. Husband preceded in death 6Jan1966. Survived by two sons: Terry Brennan of Decatur and Larry "Sug" Brennan of San Diego, CA; one daughter: Mrs. Joe (Sue) Tapscott, Jr. of Jacksonville; seven grand and three g-grandchildren. Preceded by one sister: Eleanor Markillie.

BRENNAN, Hazel C. (Smith); b: 19Aug1906, Carrollton, IL; d: 20Aug1989, Jacksonville, Il; bu.: St. John's Cemetery, Carrollton, IL; m: Thomas J. Brennan (date and place not stated); fa: Oscar Smith; mo: Maude Shelaberger. Husband preceded in death. Resident of Carrollton, IL Survived by a daughter: Audry Hankins of Jacksonville; a son: Thomas Brennan of Carlisle, Pa.; and three grandsons. Preceded by two brothers: Burns and Samuel Smith; and two sisters: Dorothy Parker and Audry Kerskhoff.

BRENNAN, Mrs. John J.; b: (not stated); d: 4Mar1986, Clearwater, FL; bu.: Clearwater, FL; m: John J. Brennan (date and place not stated); fa & mo: (not stated). Survived by her husband, formerly of Jacksonville; and three daughters: Mrs. Kenneth Druhot of CA, Mrs. James Glowack of Glendale Heights, IL, and Mrs. Rasmussen of Sarasota, FL; several grandchildren, nieces, and nephews.

BRENNAN, Mildred L. (Fronabarger); b: 8Jul1900, Jacksonville, IL; d: 18Jan1987, Park Ridge, IL; bu.: Calvary Cemetery, Jacksonville, IL; m: John Harold Brennan on 18Apr1922 in Jacksonville, IL; fa: Barney Fronabarger; mo: Ida Colvin. Husband preceded in death 16Jun1967. Resident of Norridge, IL; formerly of Jacksonville. Survived by two daughters: Mrs. Henry (Betty) Cerbin of Norridge and Mrs. Wayne (Helen) Foote of Jacksonville; 13 grand and 12 g-grandchildren; two brothers: Earl Fronabarger of Granite City and Charles "Bud" Fronabarger of Jacksonville. Preceded by one son: Robert Brennan.

BRENNAN, Patty Ann (Painter); b: 8Mar1942, Chatham, Ontario, Canada; d: 7May1995, Decatur, IL; bu.: (not stated); fa: Donald Painter; mo: Margaret Boyd. Survived by her husband; her parents of Park Ridge; one son: Christopher J. Brennan of Chicago; one daughter: Megan A. Brennan of Osage Beach, MO; two sisters: Nancy Negus and Linda Cottingham, both of Jacksonville; one brother-in-law: Larry "Shug" Brennan of North Carolina; and one sister-in-law: Susie Tapscott of Jacksonville.

BRENNAN, Pete L.; b: (date not stated), Elkhart, IL; d: 26Oct1993, Springfield, IL; bu.: Holy Cross Cemetery, Lincoln, IL; m: Louise M. King on 24Oct1929 in Lincoln, IL; fa: Thomas P. Brennan; mo: Mary Lee. Resident of Jacksonville; formerly of Lincoln and Alexander; was 90 years of age at death. Survived by his wife; three daughters: Mrs. Paul (Mary) Hermes of Alexander, Ruth Johnstone of Weston and Terry Brennan of Brookfield; 15 grand, 15 g-grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews. Preceded by one brother and six sisters.

BRENNAN, Richard W.; b: 9Jan1922, Jacksonville, IL; d: 9Mar1992, Ladue Acres, Jacksonville, IL; m: 1) Marian Davis (date and place not stated); and 2) Mary Lee Spreen on 1Jun1955 in Jacksonville, IL; fa: George L. Brennan; mo: Veda Sargent. 1st wife preceded in death 26May1953. Survived by his wife; one son: Richard W. "Janell" Brennan II of Jacksonville; four daughters: Mrs. W. David (Pamela) Rommell of Quincy, Mrs. Thomas (Marian) Bowman of Gulf Breeze, FL, and Mrs. Christopher (Renee) Cisne and Mrs. Michael (Kimberly) Sieving, both of Jacksonville; 12 grandchildren; and two sisters: Mary Lee Elliott and Patricia Boston, both of Jacksonville. Preceded by one daughter: Sheryl Kay; one brother: Allen; and one sister: Chelsea Brennan.

BRENNAN, Veda O. (Sargent); b: 22Jul1896, Franklin, IL; d: 19Jan1988, Jacksonville, IL; bu.: Calvary Cemetery, Jacksonville, IL; m: George Leo Brennan (date and place not stated); fa: Shelby Sargent; mo: Lucinda Mary Adams. Husband preceded in death in December, 1956. Survived by two sons: Richard of Jacksonville and Allen of South Chicago Heights; two daughters: Patricia Rose Boston and Mary Lee Elliott, both of Jacksonville; two sisters: Laura Goodrick and Beatrice Knight, both of Jacksonville; 12 grand and 23 g-grandchildren. Preceded by a daughter; a grandchild; and two sisters.

BRENNECKE, Bernice L. (Parker); b: 10Aug1913, Pittsfield, IL; d: 30Mar1996, Pittsfield, IL; bu.: Memorial Park, Quincy, IL; m: Earl Brennecke on 14Jul1935 in Bowling Green, MO; fa: Irvin Parker; mo: Lela Bagby. Husband preceded in death on 10Aug1947. Resident of Pittsfield. Survived by two sons: John R. "Jack" Brennecke of Pittsfield and Kent P. Brennecke of Belleview, Wash.; and six grandchildren.

BRENNEMANN, Daisy Gertrude (Birdsell) Lomelino; b: 11Mar1900, near Winchester, IL; d: 8Sep1979, rural Jacksonville, IL; bu.: East Cemetery, Jacksonville, IL; m: 1) David Lomelino on 5Jan1916; and 2) Orrin E. Babcock on 10Apr1949; and 3) Joseph Brennemann on 7Arp1973 (places not stated); fa: Thomas R. Birdsell; mo: Nancy Birdsell. 1st husband preceded in death in April, 1948; 2nd died in January, 1972. Survived by her husband; eight children: Leona Knox, David, George, Orvel and Ralph Lomelino and Mrs. Daisy Lawson, all of Jacksonville, Carl Lomelino of Glasgow and Merle Lomelino of Long Beach, CA; a step-son: Gary Babcock of Jacksonville; 49 grand, 60 g-grand and 4 g-g-grandchildren. Preceded by eight brothers and two sisters.

BRENNER, Ave (Summers); b: (not stated); d: 20Jul1977, Alton, IL; m: James Brenner (date and place not stated); fa & mo: (not stated). A former area resident; was in her 70's at time of death. Survived by her husband; a number of children; three sisters, two living in Alton and Mrs. Cecil (Beulah) Patterson of 1723 South East St., Jacksonville.

BRENT, Mayme (Lee); b: 16Sep1895, Cedar Hill, MO; d: 23Jun1977, Jacksonville, IL; bu.: Diamond Grove Cemetery, Jacksonville; m: Edmund Brent on 18May1912 in MO; fa: Silas Lee; mo: Annie Graham. Husband preceded in death in 1922. Resident of the Barton Stone Christian Home in Jacksonville, IL; formerly of Festus, MO Survived by two daughters: Mrs. W. E. (Edith) Simms and Mrs. Donald (Alice) Smith, both of Clearwater, FL

BRETT, Floyd; b: 8Jun1904, Britt, Iowa; d: 15Feb1982, Rockford, IL; bu.: Palm Cemetery, west of Rushville, IL; m: Mary Griffith on 9Aug1934 in Jacksonville; fa: Peter Brett; mo: Mary Dick. Survived by his wife; four brothers: William of Davenport, Iowa, Clifford of Rochelle, Howard of Rockford, and Marvin of San Diego, CA; ad 10 nieces and nephews. Preceded by two brothers and one sister.

BREW, Mary Helen; b: 6Oct1902, Quincy, IL; d: 25Jul1992, Pittsfield, IL; bu.: Calvary Cemetery, Pittsfield, IL; fa: Michael Brew; mo: Carrie Stambridge. Survived by three sisters: Johanna Lightle of Pittsfield, Carolyn Bower of Pittsfield and Kathryn Sutton of Hannibal, MO Preceded by one brother: Jerome; and two sisters: Genevieve and Loretta.

BREWER, Betty M.; b: 7Mar1919, Chapin, IL; d: 29Jan1982, Jacksonville, IL; bu.: Memorial Lawn Cemetery, Jacksonville; fa: William O. Brewer; mo: Maude Mae Hale. Survived by two sisters: Oma Capocasa of Batavia, and Bonita Muntman of Murrayville; five nieces; and two nephews. Preceded by a brother.

BREWER, Charles Joseph; b: (not stated); d: 20Mar1987, Louisville, KY; bu.: (not stated); m: Roberta W. (surname and date and place of marriage not stated); fa & mo: (not stated). Resident of Louisville; was 89 years of age at death. Survived by his wife; four sons: Charles J., Jr. of Louisville, KY, Robert F. of Chesapeake, Va., William C. of Louisville, KY, and James W. of Jacksonville; two daughters: Madeline Brenzel of CA and Ann Widmann of Phoenix, AZ; and several grandchildren.

BREWER, Clara C. (Wimberley); b: 3Dec1892, MO; d: 5Oct1983, Pana, IL (Barry Care Center); bu.: Pleasant Plains, IL; m: James Calvin Brewer on 4Dec1907 in Bloomfield, MO; fa: John Wimberley; mo: Sarah Darrell. A former resident of New Berlin, IL Husband preceded in death 18Jul1953. Survived by three sons: Van of Taylorville, Vernon of Springfield, and James of Stonington; three daughters: Inez Williamson of New Berlin, Sally Powell of Dunedin, FL, and Ruth Ann Brown of Tarpon Springs, FL; one sister: Alice Pittman of Malden, MO; 20 grand, 29 g-grand, and ten g-g-grandchildren; several nieces and nephews. Preceded by one sister and three brothers.

BREWER, Della Irene; b: 31Jul1905, Sycamore, IL; d: 31Oct1987, Ottawa, IL; bu.: Oakwood Memorial Park, Ottawa, IL; m: David M. Brewer in 1923 (place not stated); fa & mo: (not stated). Husband preceded in death 19Feb1951. Survived by three sons: Harold Brewer and George Brewer, both of Ottawa, and Edward Brewer, Sr. of Jacksonville; three daughters: Mrs. Donald (Delores) Thomas of Lakeside, Calif, Mrs. Paul (Alice) Henson of Piedmont, MO, and Mrs. William (Doris) Tipton of Mill Springs, MO; 27 grand, 26 g-grandchildren; and one g-g-granddaughter. Preceded by two grandchildren; two sisters; and a brother.

BREWER, Deneen G.; b: 14Sep1904, Morgan Co., IL; d: 30Jan1978, Jacksonville, IL; bu.: Chapin, IL; m: Ruth Nergenah on 28May1955 in Batavia, IL; fa: William Brewer; mo: Maude Hale. Survived by his wife; a son: Allen Brewer of Springfield; and a daughter: Mrs. Barbara Gosche of Clio, MI; three sisters: Mrs. Virgil (Boneta) Muntman and Miss Betty M. Brewer, both of Jacksonville, and Mrs. Oma Capocasa of Batavia; five grandchildren; and a great-grandchild.

BREWER, Elizabeth (Megginson); b: 28Nov1917, Woodson, IL; d: 19Apr1995, Elgin, IL (Sherman Hospital); bu.: River Hills Cemetery, Batavia, IL; m: Glen Brewer on 29Jul1936 in Jacksonville, IL; fa: Ralph Megginson; mo: Ruth Hembrough. Resident of St. Charles, IL Survived by her husband; three daughters: Mrs. Howard (Janet) Bateman of Huber Heights, OH, Jackie Brewer of Batavia and Mrs. Lois (Joy) Misch of Wasco; one daughter-in-law: Mrs. Larry (Karen) Cornell of Elburn; 10 grand and six g-grandchildren; two brothers: R. O. Megginson of Pawnee and Ted Megginson of Auburn; and three sisters: Ariella Burton of Batavia, Alice Louise Britton of Montgomery and Eleanor Gilpin of Coolidge, AZ. Preceded by one son: Glen Brewer, Jr.; three brothers: Austin, Donald and Jackie Megginson; and one sister: Marie Miller.

BREWER, James "Newt"; b: 13Mar1906, Rushville, IL; d: 13Aug1989, Beardstown, IL; bu.: Beardstown, IL; m: Nellie Fritz on 11Jul1930, Beardstown, IL; fa: Thaddius Brewer; mo: Rachel Ramsey. Wife preceded in death 21May1972. Resident of Beardstown. Survived by five daughters: Phyllis McCulley, Patsy Knous, Marjorie Graham, Cindy Davis and Debbie Swan, all of Beardstown; four sons: Jim, Larry, and Dickie, all of Beardstown, and Tony of Heber Springs, Ark.; 32 grand and 30 g-grandchildren; a g-g-grandson; a brother: Donald of Meredosia; and a sister: Fay Pryor of Rushville. Preceded by a son: Robert Lee Brewer; six grandchildren; a great-grandson; three brothers; and three sisters.

BREWER, Mabel; b: 3Jan1905, Illinois; d: 20Sep1978, Franklin, IL; bu.: (not stated); fa: Porter Brewer; mo: Minerva Wheeler. Survived by several cousins.

BREWER, Margaret V. (Rydeberg); b: 4Feb1910, Shenandoah, Iowa; d: 1Sep1986, Jacksonville, IL; bu.: Rose Hall Cemetery, Shenandoah, Iowa; m: C. D. "Doc" Brewer on 4Jul1937 in Sioux Falls, S.D.; fa: John Rydeberg; mo: Clara Johnson. A resident of Jacksonville since 1966. Survived by her husband; one daughter: Mrs. Walter (Marilyn) Lattimer of Cedar Falls, Iowa; two sons: Marvin of Rockford and Marty of Hoopeston; six grandchildren; and one great-grandchild. Preceded by a brother and four sisters.

BREWER, Margaret Ellen (Daly); b: 23Mar1892 (place not stated); d: 23Oct1987, Carmichael, CA; bu.: Carmichael, CA; m: Arlo Brewer (date and place not stated); fa: Patrick Daly; mo: Fannie Stillwell. Husband preceded in death. Former resident of Chapin, IL Survived by one daughter: Mrs. Gene (Thelma) Gray of Sacramento, CA; four grandchildren: Sheryl Overman and Sharon Ericson, both of Eldorado Hills, CA, Tim Gray of Sacramento and MSgt Garry Gray in the U.S. service. Preceded by one sister: Della Daly; eight brothers: Cecil, Truman, Lorran, Dave, Fred, John, Jim and Ben.

BREWER, Mary Virginia (Dickman); b: 13Aug1920, Jacksonville, IL; d: 7Jun1989, Springfield, IL; bu.: Mt. Sterling, IL; m: (not stated); fa: Mathew Joseph Dickman; mo: Mary Alma Clark. Resident of Jacksonville. WWII Navy vet. Survived by one daughter: Harriet Virginia Henning of Springfield; one brother: Tom Dickman of Jacksonville; four grandchildren; and one great-grandchild.

BREWER, Phyllis (Weinant); b: 22Jun1952, Pittsfield, IL; d: 14May1993, Jacksonville, IL; bu.: Memorial Lawn Cemetery, Jacksonville, IL; m: Edward W. Brewer, Jr. on 31Dec1979 in Jacksonville; fa: James Weinant; mo: Leta Howland. Survived by her husband; her parents of Pittsfield; two sons: Heath Lightle and Edward Wayne Brewer III, both of Jacksonville; two granddaughters; and one brother: Larry Weinant of Jacksonville. Preceded by one infant daughter: Jill Lightle.

BREWER, Russell; b: 22Oct1914, Atlas, IL; d: 10Oct1986, Chicago, IL; d: 10Oct1986, Chicago, IL; bu.: West Cemetery, Pittsfield, IL; m: Helen McGuire on 20Feb1937 in Pittsfield, IL; fa: Anthony Brewer; mo: Bessie Griffith. Resident of Berwin, IL; formerly of Pittsfield, IL Survived by his wife; two daughters: Helen DeCesare of Berwin and Barbara Kopolus of Westchester; one sister: Margaret Henderson of Quartzsite, AZ; and three grandchildren.

BREWER, Russell W. "Sonny"; b: 12Aug1942, Pittsfield, IL; d: 27Jan1978, Chicago, IL; bu.: West Cemetery, Pittsfield, IL; m: Hydeko Igarshi in Japan in 1966; fa: Russell Brewer; mo: Helen McGuire. Resident of Pittsfield, IL Marine Corps vet. Survived by his wife; his parents; a son: Russell, Jr.; two sisters: Barbara Jane Kopulas of Westchester, IL, and Helen Lachowicz of Cicero, IL

BREWER, Steven James; b: 2May1988, Rushville, IL; d: 5Mar1992, St. Louis, MO; bu.: Browning, IL; fa: John Brewer; mo: Marie Elizabeth Weishaar. Resident of Beardstown, IL Survived by his father of Beardstown; his mother of Browning; one sister: Tiffany of browning; his grandparents; Dick and Margie Graham of Beardstown, and Ike and Ida Weishaar of Browning; and numerous aunts, uncles and cousins.

BREWER, Travis K.; b: 20Nov1973, Rushville, IL; d: 10Aug1996, Jacksonville, IL; bu.: Beardstown, IL; fa: Anthony Dale Brewer; mo: Linda Sue Laswell. Resident of Beardstown, IL Survived by his father: Tony Brewer of Beardstown; his mother: Linda Brewer of Beardstown; one brother: Dustin Brewer of Beardstown; two sisters: Raquel Johnston and Desiree Morrell, both of Beardstown; his maternal grandparents: Joe and Katherine Barnecott of Redondo Beach, CA; his fiancée: Kelly Riley of Beardstown; and two nephews. Preceded by his paternal grandparents: James Newton and Nell Brewer; and his maternal grandfather: Warren Eugene Laswell.

BREWER, William Frank; b: 15May1884, Loami, IL; d: 27Oct1979, Beloit, KS; bu.: Oak Grove Cemetery, Loami, IL; m; (not stated); fa: John Brewer; mo: Mary Jane Harbour. Resident of Loami, IL Survived by two daughters: Mrs. Gladys Lyons of Loami and Mrs. Grace Huggins of Beloit, KS; and a son: Glenn Brewer of St. Charles, IL; seven grand and 18 g-grandchildren; and a brother: Ira M. Brewer of Centralia, Washington.

BREWER, William Hoyt; b: 14Feb1913, Beardstown, IL; d: 15Aug1979, Rushville, IL; bu.: Nortonville, IL; m: Ruth Thompson Coleman on 10Sep1932 (place not stated); fa: Albert Hoyt Brewer; mo: Bettie Ramsey. Resident of Beardstown, IL Survived by his wife; a son: Ronald of Braidwood; a daughter: Peggy Behymer of Murrayville; two brothers: Newt and Donald, both of Beardstown; two sisters: Berliese Tucker of Beardstown and Faye Bryor of Rushville; seven grand and three g-grandchildren. Preceded by two brothers and two sisters.

BREWINGTON, Eva; b: (not stated); d: Aug1876, St. Louis, MO; bu.: St. Louis, MO; m: Richard Brewington (date and place not stated); fa & mo: (not stated). Husband preceded in death. Survived by the following children: James E. Midkiff of Carrollton, Mrs. Gertrude Nelson of Madison, TN, and Mrs. Kitty Armstrong of St. Louis, MO; and five grandchildren. Preceded by one son: John.

BREWSTER, Wayne W.; b: 7Feb1937, Marion Co., IL; d: 19Nov1992, Cass Co., IL; bu.: Pratt Cemetery, near Patoka, IL; m: Phyllis Hudspeth on 16Sep1975 in Centralia, IL; fa: George Thomas Brewster; mo: Loena May Wehking. Resident of Beardstown; formerly of Odin, IL Air Force vet. Survived by his wife; his mother of Odin; four sons: James and Phillip of Loveland, CO, and Wayne and Aaron Brewster, both of Colorado Springs, CO; three daughters: Julie Woodbury of Fairborn and Michelle Brewster and Melinda Brewster, both of Colorado Spring; one step-son: Steve Gambill of Sandoval; three step-daughters: Debra Smith of Centralia, Vickie Barnes of Patoka and Leslie Ferrell of Texas; 10 grandchildren; four brothers: Alec Brewster of Sandoval, Davies Brewster of Dix, George Brewster of Morgantown, WV, and Gary Brewster of Centralia; and four sisters: Elaine Woods and Mona Simpson, both of Sandoval, Phyllis Brewster of Oden and Sue Cunningham of Champaign.

BREYDING, F. Walter; b: 18Dec1887, St. Louis, MO; d: 9Jan1976, Colorado Springs, CO; bu.: Sunset Burial Park, St. Louis, MO; m: Matilda C. Karuse on 11Jun1927 in St. Louis, MO; fa: Charles Breyding; mo: Bertha (surname not stated). Wife preceded in death 29May1966. A former resident of Jacksonville, IL Survived by two daughters: Miss Betty Breyding of Forest Hills, NY, and Mrs. John C. (Mary Catherine) Flynn, Jr. of Amityville, NY; three grandchildren: Elizabeth, Caroline and Jack Flynn of Amityville, NY

BRIAN, Nellie Opal (Walkington); b: 13Jan1893, near Lowder, IL; d: 8Jan1981, Jacksonville, IL; m: (not stated); fa: Newton Walkington; mo: Mary Hammer. Resident of rural Waverly, IL Survived by two sons: Wayne and Lindell Brian, both of Waverly.

BRIAN, Wayne A.; b: 5Nov1913, Lowder, IL; d: 7Apr1995, Waverly, IL.; bu.: Virden, IL; m: Margery L. Thomas on 25Mar1945 in Waverly, IL; fa: Harry Brian; mo: Opal Walkington. Survived by h is wife; one brother: Lyndell Brian of Waverly; and several cousins.

BRIAR, Dorothy L. (Smith); b: 12Sep1912, Cass Co., IL; d: 21Nov1987, rural Virginia, IL; bu.: Chandlerville, IL; m: Erle C. Briar on 14Nov1942 (place not stated); fa: Samuel H. Smith; mo: May Sailor. Husband preceded in death 3Jan1986. Survived by one son: John C. of rural Virginia; two grandchildren: Aaron and Heather Briar, both of Chandlerville; one brother: Lowell Smith of Springfield; and one sister: Marjorie Reison of Sedalia, MO Preceded by three sisters.

BRIAR, Erle C.; b: 15Nov1903, Virginia, IL; d: 3Jan1986, Jacksonville, IL; bu.: Chandlerville, IL; m: Dorothy Smith on 14Nov1942 in St. Louis, MO; fa: Daniel H. Briar; mo: Mary Ellen Bowman. Resident of rural Virginia, IL Survived by his wife; one son: John C. of Virginia; one brother: Burton of Wray, CO; one sister: Ruth Boyce of Oakland, CA; and two grandchildren.

BRICKER, Florence E. (Wisecup); b: 11Oct1930, Rushville, IL; d: 4Aug1995, Rushville, IL; bu.: Rushville, IL; m: Charles Bricker on 24Apr1964 in Rushville; fa: Robert N. "Bunk" Wisecup; mo: Helen E. Walker. Survived by his wife; one son: Larry Bricker of Rushville; three daughters: Mrs. Larry (Linda) Sample of Lebanon, OR, and Martha Rockwell of Rushville and Bette Bricker of Macomb; nine grandchildren; one brother: Tom Wisecup of Rushville; one aunt: Verna Haber of Beardstown; and several cousins. Preceded by one son: Charles W. "Bunk" Bricker; one daughter: Marilyn Bricker; one brother: Robert Wisecup; and one sister: Mary Louis Wisecup.

BRICKEY, Ada Belle (Conlee) Akers; b: 27Jan1895, Greene Co., IL; d: 4Oct1988, Jacksonville, IL; bu.: Williams-Edwards Cemetery, near Roodhouse, IL; m: 1) Frank Akers on 30Sep1913; and 2) Cloyde Brickey on 22Jun1947 (places not stated); fa: Ancel Conlee; mo: Emma Campbell. Resident of Roodhouse, IL 1st husband preceded in 1942; 2nd on 9Mar1970. Resident of Roodhouse. Survived by several nieces and nephews; and a sister-in-law: Gussie Conlee of White Hall. Preceded by four brothers: William, Robert, Oral and Thomas.

BRICKEY, Avanel; b: 17Apr1895, Roodhouse, Il; d: 29Jun1982, Jacksonville, IL; bu.: Fernwood Cemetery, Roodhouse, IL; fa: Alonzo Pierce Brickey; mo: Minnie Hopkins. Survived by a nephew: Lyle Brickey of Riverside, CA; and several cousins. Preceded by two brothers and two sisters.

BRICKEY, Carl F.; b: 14Apr1925, Murrayville, IL; d: 2Jan1995, Springfield, IL; bu.: Manchester, IL; m: Mary Kelley on 4Oct1944 in Murrayville, IL; fa: Francis Brickey; mo: Nellie Ilene Thady. Wife preceded in death 11Jan1993. Resident of Murrayville. WWII Army vet. Survived by four daughter: Carol VanBebber of Jacksonville, Mrs. Durward (Connie) Coumbes of Murrayville, Mrs. Paul (Debbie) Fearneyhough of Winchester, and Mrs. Glen (Sandy) Hisert of Ft. Plain, NY; a son: Gary (wife, Sandy) Brickey of Murrayville; two brothers: David Brickey of Murrayville and Sam Brickey of St. Louis; three sisters: Lucille Lovett, Dorothy Kessinger and Mary Cantrell, all of Jacksonville; nine grand and seven g-grandchildren. Preceded by one brother: John; three sisters: Betty Jane, Florence and Frances; and one grandchild.

BRICKEY, Joshua Daniel; b: 19Dec1978, White Hall, IL; d: 27Oct1995, east of Winchester, IL; bu.: Murrayville, IL; fa: Jonathan D. Brickey; mo: Cindy A. Megginson. Resident of Murrayville, IL Survived by his parents of Murrayville; two sisters: Amy Brickey and Lacy Brickey, at home; one brother: Kaleb Brickey, at home; grandparents: David and Sharon Brickey of Murrayville and James and Carolyn Megginson of Jacksonville; and three great-grandmothers: Geneva Nance, Geanetta Dennis and Edith Weems.

BRICKEY, Mary I. (Kelley); b: 28Jun1928, Murrayville, IL; d: 11Jan1993, rural Murrayville, IL; bu.: Manchester, IL; m: Carl F. Brickey on 4Oct1944 in Murrayville, IL; fa: Russell Kelley; mo: Letha Ballard. Survived by her husband; her father of Griggsville; four daughters: Carol VanBebber of Jacksonville, Mrs. Durward (Connie) Coumbes of Murrayville, Mrs. Paul (Debbie) Fearneyhough of rural Winchester, and Mrs. Glen (Sandy) Hisert of Ft. Plain, NY; one son: Gary (wife, Cathy) of rural Murrayville; nine grand and six g-grandchildren; one brother: John Russell Kelley of New Salem; three sisters: Mardell Maynard of Castleberry, FL, Rita Whitlock of Baylis and Norma Jean Harmison of Hollester, MO Preceded by her mother and one grandchild.

BRICKEY, Lena Samantah; b: 7Jul897, Roodhouse, IL; d: 16Aug1983, Jacksonville, IL; bu.: Fernwood Cemetery, Roodhouse, IL; fa: Paris M. Brickey; mo: Margaret A. Kemp. A resident of Greene Co., IL Survived by several nieces and nephews. The last of her immediately family, she was preceded in death by four brothers and one sister.

BRIDGES, Aline M. (Meier); b: 26Apr1889, Frankfort, KY; d: 18Mar1989, rural Loami, IL; bu.: Oak Ridge Cemetery, Springfield, IL; m: Walter K. Bridges, Sr. on 31Dec1919 ion Louisville, KY; fa: George Meier; mo: Josephine Welz. Husband preceded in death 2Nov1979. Survived by two daughters: Mrs. LaRue (Shirley) Jacobs of Loami and Mrs. William (Beverly) Yaeger of Louisville, KY; a son: Walter K. Bridges, Jr. of New Berlin; eight grand and five g-grandchildren. Preceded by her parents and two sisters.

BRIDGES, Burleigh; b: 8May1909, near Waverly, IL; d: 24Oct1979, Jacksonville, IL; bu.: Bull Cemetery, south of Franklin, IL; m: Bertha Austif in 1931 (place not stated); fa: John Bridges; mo: Nancy Holmes. Resident of rural Franklin, IL Survived by his wife; a daughter: Mrs. Wanda Kilbrew of Waverly; two sons: Bruce of Waverly and Steve of Modesto; two brothers: Monty Bridges of Florida and Harold Akins of MO; eight grand and 12 step-grandchildren; and one g-g-grandchild. Preceded by two brothers and two sisters.

BRIDGES, Donald William; b: 15Jan1914, Morgan Co., IL; d: 23Nov1986, White Hall, IL; bu.: Manchester, IL; m: Mary Lee Conlee in 1936 (place not stated); fa: William Bridges; mo: Caroline Gaul. Wife preceded in death 1Jun1970. Resident of Manchester, IL WWII Navy vet. Survived by three sisters: Hazel Dietzler, Blanche E. Bertrand and Mildred Connolly, all of Granite City; and several nieces and nephews. Preceded by seven brothers and one sister.

BRIDGES, Earl W.; b: 25Jan1903, Waverly, IL; d: 7Jan1979, Palmyra, IL; bu.: East Cemetery, Waverly, IL; m: Pansy Ensminger on 5Feb1923 (place not stated); fa: John W. Bridges; mo: Nancy Holmes. WWI Army and Marine Corps vet. Survived by his wife; three daughters: Mrs. Charles (Mabel) March of Hettick, Mrs. Donald (Rose) Loveless and Mrs. Jerry (Isla Faye) Holliday, both of Palmyra; and two sons: William Bridges of Decatur and Ervin "Bud" Bridges of Springfield; 23 grand and 27 g-grandchildren; three brothers: Burley Bridges of Franklin, Monta Bridges of Bradenton, FL, and Harold Akines of Union Star, MO Preceded by an infant daughter; one grandchild; two sisters; and one brother.

BRIDGES, Esther (Phillischafski); b: 1Feb1925, Springfield, IL; d: 17May1976, Springfield, IL; bu.: St. John's Lutheran church cemetery, New Berlin, IL; m: Walter K. Bridges, Jr. on 25Feb1950 in Springfield, IL; fa: William Pillischafski; mo: Mayme (surname not stated). Resident of New Berlin, IL Survived by her husband; three children: Andrea of Springfield, and Kim and Chris, at home; a sister and brother: Mrs. Robert (Irma) Vespa of Springfield, and Arthur Pillischafski of Louisville, KY

BRIDGES, Georgia Mae (Seaman); b: (date not stated), Carlinville, IL; d: 18Apr1987, Springfield, IL; bu.: Oak Ridge Cemetery, Springfield, IL; m: Dewey Bridges (date and place not stated); fa: Fred Seaman; mo: Estella Gordon. Husband preceded in death. Was 74 years of age at death. Survived by four daughters: Rena Greer of Franklin, Linda Reynolds of Springfield, Pat Brooks of La Mirada, CA, and Barbara Brown of Virden; a son: James Bridges of Springfield; 16 grand and 5 g-grandchildren; an uncle: James Costell of Danville; and a half-sister: Norma Jean Judd of Georgia.

BRIDGES, Grace Rosalie Fair (Deming); b: 14Jan1928, Chandlerville, IL; d: 9Jul1991, Virginia, IL; bu.: Walnut Ridge Cemetery, Virginia, IL; m 1) (not stated); and 2) (not stated); fa: Harley "Fred" Deming; mo: Ora Craddock. A former resident of Beardstown, IL Survived by three sons: Bob and Tom Fair, both of Virginia, and Kenneth Fair of Grand Junction, CO; two daughters: Nancy Case of Clearwater, FL, and Karen Pherigo of Chandlerville; two sisters: Ruth Dodd of Springfield and Gladys Woods of CA; seven grandchildren; and one g-grandchild. Preceded by a brother: Wesley Deming.

BRIDGES, Harvey; b: 21Jan1908, Morgan Co., IL; d: 9Aug1983, Carrollton, IL; bu.: Manchester, IL; m: Rosella Summers on 25Mar1927 in East St. Louis, IL; fa: William Bridges; mo: Caroline Gaul. Resident of Manchester. Survived by his wife; one daughter: Mrs. Delores Dunkleberger of San Diego, CA; one son: James Bridges of Roodhouse; six grand and nine g-grandchildren: three sisters: Mildred Conley, Blanche Bertrand and Hazel Dietzler, all of Granite City; and one brother: Donald Bridges of Manchester. Preceded by one sister and six brothers.

BRIDGES, Ina L. (Clevenger); b: 1Jul1937, Palmyra, IL; d: 7Sep1988, Springfield, IL; bu.: Bull Cemetery, Heartland, IL, near Franklin, IL; m: Bruce Bridges (date and place not stated); fa: Truman Clevenger; mo: Lorraine Parrott. Resident of rural Waverly, IL Survived by her husband; her mother and step-father: John Tipton of Joliet; three daughters: Marian Herrin of Palmyra, Sandy Keith of Jacksonville and Kandy Schrier of Waverly; four sons: Rick Herrin of Palmyra, Saul Sampson of Franklin, Tim Bridges, also of Franklin, and Troy Sampson of Waverly; eight grandchildren; two sisters: Patty Reynolds of Joliet and Doris Clevenger of CA; and a brother: Matthew Tipton of Joliet.

BRIDGES, Pansy Belle (Ensminger); b: 7Jul1905, Council Bluffs, KS; d: 5Apr1995, Palmyra, IL; bu.: East Cemetery, Waverly, IL; m: Earl W. Bridges on 5Feb1923 in Council Bluffs, KS; fa: Minton Ensminger; mo: Laura Rader. Husband preceded in death 7Jan1979. Survived by two sons: Ervin "Bud" Bridges of Springfield and Willie Bridges of Decatur; three daughters: Mrs. Charles (Mabel) March, Mrs. Donald (Rose) Loveless and Mrs. Jerry (Isla Faye) Holliday, all of Palmyra; 25 grand, 55 g-grand and 16 g-g-grandchildren; one brother-in-law: Harold Bridges Akines of St. Joseph, MO; and several nieces and nephews.

BRIDGES, Ralph E.; b: 5Jan1892, MO; d: 19Sep1978, Springfield, IL; bu.: Oak Ridge Cemetery, Springfield, IL; m: Frances Marie Kyle in 1920 (place not stated); fa & mo: (not stated). Resident of Springfield since 1938; formerly of 108 Finley, Jacksonville from 1914-1938. WWI Navy vet. Survived by his wife; a sister: Mrs. Martha McDonald of Anderson, MO; and three grandchildren. Preceded by a son: Richard E.

BRIDGES, Walter K., Sr.; b: 13Jul1895, Woodside, IL; d: 2Nov1979, rural Loami, IL; bu.: Oak Ridge Cemetery, Springfield, IL; m: Aline Meier on 31Dec1919 in Louisville, KY; fa: David Joseph Bridges; mo: Emma Richardson. WWI vet. Survived by his wife; two daughters: Mrs. LaRue (Shirley) Jacobs of Loami and Mrs. William (Beverly) Yeager of Louisville, KY; a son: Walter K., Jr. of New Berlin; eight grand and two great-grandchildren. Preceded by a brother: Bland B.

BRIDGEMAN, Frances I. (Hayes); b: 18Oct1931, Jacksonville, IL; d: 19Jul1992, Jacksonville, IL; bu.: Memorial Lawn Cemetery, Jacksonville; m: Jesse Earl Bridgeman on 3Jan1949 in Jacksonville; fa: Edward L. Hayes; mo: Hazel Daniels. Survived by her husband and her father, both of Jacksonville; two sons: Earl and Michael, both of Jacksonville; one daughter: Carolyn Mayberry of Jacksonville; five grandchildren; one g-grandchild; four brothers: Leroy, Jr. of Hobart, IN, Fred of Jacksonville, John Edward of Jacksonville and Clyde Hayes of Austin, TX; and two sisters: Mrs. Nick (Eva Mae) Weems of Jacksonville and Mrs. Randy (Carol) Wallace of Lynnville. Preceded by her mother and one great-grandchild.

BRIDGEMAN, Henry Durrell; b: 6Dec1902, Arenzville, IL; d: 4Feb1981, Jacksonville, IL; bu.: Diamond Grove Cemetery, Jacksonville; m: L. Melba Richardson on 8Jun1935 in Griggsville, IL; fa: Henry A. Bridgeman; mo: Ann Schaefer. Survived by his wife; two children: Lee H. Bridgeman of Edwardsville and Mrs. Ralph (Cora) Hubbert of Jacksonville; and four grandchildren. Preceded by two brothers; a half-brother; and a half-sister.

BRIDGEMAN, James William; b: 30Jul1918, Morgan Co., IL; d: 31Oct1978, Jacksonville, Ill; bu.: Ebenezer Cemetery; fa: James Earl Bridgeman; mo: Nina Flynn. Survived by two sisters: Mrs. Lee (Edith) Samples and Mrs. Alpha (Virginia) DeGroot, both of Jacksonville; and several nieces and nephews. Preceded by a brother: Russell.

BRIDGEMAN, John; b: 24Apr1909, Arenzville, IL; d: 3Apr1982, Madison, TN; bu.: Madison, TN; m: Zelma Hobrock in December, 1935 at Winchester, IL; fa & mo: (not stated). Survived by his wife and an aunt, Anna Bridgeman of Modesto, CA.

BRIDGEMAN, Mamie V. (Fowler); b: 4Sep1899, Fairfield, IL; d: 28Jun1984, Jacksonville, IL; bu.: Diamond Grove Cemetery, Jacksonville; m: Dillon H. Bridgeman on 11Feb1920 (place not stated); fa: Leander Fowler; mo: Millie Chapman. Husband preceded in death 13Nov1964. Survived by a sister: Minnie bowman of Jacksonville. Preceded by a half-brother and a half-sister.

BRIDGEWATER, Angela Lynn; b: 20May1962, Quincy, IL; d: 8Sep1989 (place not stated); bu.: family lot, West Side Cemetery, Versailles, IL; fa: Charles Wayne Bridgewater; mo: Frances Kaye Koch. Resident of Versailles, IL Survived by her parents of Rushville; a brother: Bryan, stationed with the military in Germany; a nephew: Christian Bridgewater, also in Germany; her paternal grandfather: Charles Bridgewater of Versailles; her maternal grandparents: Francis and Geraldeen Koch of Versailles; and several aunts, uncles and cousins. Preceded by paternal grandmother: Mary Bridgewater on 30Aug1985.

BRIDGEWATER, Ardell D.; b: 1Nov1934, Carrollton, IL; d: 14Mar1994, Greenfield, IL; bu.: Oak Wood Cemetery, Greenfield, IL; bu.: Oak Wood Cemetery, Greenfield, IL; m: Katherine Stinnett on 6Apr1957 in Hernandez, Miss.; fa: William Bridgewater, Sr.; do: Hester Agee. Survived by his wife; two daughters: Harla Merriman of Greenfield and Patti Loy, also of Greenfield; two sisters: Maxine Edwards of Carrollton and Eva Cox of White Hall; two brothers: George Bridgewater of Florissant, MO and Siddell Bridgewater of Carrollton; and three grandsons. Preceded by his parents; one son: Dean Bridgewater; and one brother: William Bridgewater, Jr.

BRIDGEWATER, Dorothy F. (Thien); b: 17Sep1922, Carrollton, IL; d: 14Jan1990, Springfield, IL; bu.: St. John's Cemetery, Carrollton, IL; m: Francis Bridgewater on 17Apr1947 (place not stated); fa: Theodore Thien; mo: Gertrude Naber. Resident of Carrollton, IL Survived by her husband; a daughter: Phyllis Bridgewater of Carrollton; one son: John of Pittsfield; three grandchildren; and five sisters: Adelaide Thien, Mary Pohlman, Margaret Kerkhoff, all of Carrollton, Sister Mary Theodore of Springfield and Helen Kirbach of Greenfield. Preceded by a brother: Bernard Thien.

BRIDGEWATER, Hester J. (Agee); b: 6Sep1900, Hillview, IL; d: 5Dec1989, Carrollton, IL; bu.: White Hall, IL; m: William O. Bridgewater, Sr. on 24Dec1921 in Granite City, IL; fa: John W. Agee; mo: Eva Hunnicutt. Husband preceded in death 13Feb1988. Survived by two daughters: Mrs. Vernice (Maxine) Edwards of Carrollton and Mrs. Paul (Eva) Cox of White Hall; three sons: George of Catawissa, MO, Sidell of Carrollton and Ardell of Greenfield; a daughter-in-law: Ida Bridgewater of Carrollton; 22 grand and 38 g-grandchildren. Preceded by her parents; a son: William, Jr.; a sister: Della Whalen; a grandson: Dean Bridgewater; two g-grandchildren: David Edwards and Amanda Florea; and one g-g-granddaughter: Katie Jo Davis.

BRIDGEWATER, John Ardeen; b: 25Jan1948, Urbana, IL; d: 21Feb1990, Los Angeles, CA; bu.: San Diego, CA; m: Corinne (surname not stated); fa: Frank A. Bridgewater ;mo: (not stated). Survived by his wife; his parents of White Hall; and three sons, all of San Diego; a sister: Dane of New York City; and a brother: Frank of Honolulu.

BRIDGEWATER, Leona O. (Wade); b: 23Jul1914, White Hall, IL; d: 6Aug1989, White Hall, IL; bu.: Carrollton, IL; m: Harlan "Ted" Bridgewater on 15Jun1937 (place not stated); fa: Ernest Wade; mo: Dorothy Ridings. Husband preceded in death. Survived by a son: Gary Bridgewater of Greenfield; two grandchildren; a sister: Velma Baumgartner of Carrollton; and a brother: Ernest Wade of Berdan. Preceded by one son: Harlan Leon Bridgewater; and two sisters: Marie Goodman and Irene Bell.

BRIDGEWATER, Lloyd Otto "Runt"; b: 13Aug1908, Schuyler Co., IL;d: 24Jan1983, Beardstown, IL; bu.: West Side Cemetery, Versailles, IL; m: Garnet Mildred Smyers on 15Dec1934 in Virginia, IL; fa: Oscar Bridgewater; mo: Mary Cokehour. Wife preceded in death in 1961. Resident of Versailles, IL Survived by six sons: Lloyd E. of Versailles, Thomas of Beardstown, Lewis Henry of Bartonville, Dale Ray of Canton, Walter Lee of Washington, and John Paul of Mossville; two brothers: Charles of Versailles and Marion of Bardolph; one sister: Mrs. David (Mary Irene) Smyers of Mt. Sterling; 16 grandchildren and one g-granddaughter. Preceded by his parents; his wife; one son: Gene; and three brothers: Robert, Claude and Raymond.

BRIDGEWATER, Mary Ellen (Dunmire); b:14Jul1915, Cooperstown, IL; d: 30Aug1985, Jacksonville, IL; bu.: family plot, West Side Cemetery, Versailles, IL; m: Charles Bridgewater on 27Nov1932 in Rushville, IL; fa: Frank Otto Dunmire; mo: Bessie Pruden. Resident of Versailles, IL Survived by her husband; a son: Wayne of Versailles, a daughter: Shirley Lockus of Springfield; three brothers: Ray Dunmire of Springfield, MO, Frank Dunmire, Jr. of Lewistown and Charles Robert Dunmire of Moweaqua; five grand and four g-grandchildren; and several nieces, nephews and cousins. Preceded by her parents; two brothers; two sisters; and two grandchildren.

BRIDGEWATER, Minnie (Smyers); b: 11Jul1917, Brown Co., IL; d: 11Mar1995, Rushville, IL; bu.: Ripley, IL; m: Robert E. Bridgewater on 20Nov1935 in Brown Co., IL; fa: David E. Smyers; mo: Alta May Thompson. Husband preceded I death 18Nov1974. Survived by two daughters: Marilyn Hance of Lewiston and Carol Peterman of Astoria; three sons: Billy of Havelock, NC, Richard of Normal and Roger of St. Louis,; one grand, two step-grand, nine g-grand and six step-g-grandchildren; and three sisters: Lottie Clayton of Taylorville, Catherine Hendricks of Ripley and Betty Vermillion of Mt. Sterling. Preceded by one step-grandson; two brothers; Lorne and Bill; and two sisters: Garnet Bridgewater and Beulah Schrodt.

BRIDGEWATER, Siddell G.; b: 18Dec1929, Walkerville, IL; d: 25May1996, Springfield, IL; bu.: Mt. Gilead Cem.; m: Francis Amelia Reynolds on 18Dec1947 in Jacksonville, IL; fa: William O. Bridgewater; mo: Hester Agee. Resident of Roodhouse. Survived by his wife; four daughters: Mrs. Joe (Becky) Angle of Carrollton, Mrs. Steve (Carolyn) Camp of Roodhouse, Mrs. Randy (Bonnie) Jackson of Greenfield and Mrs. Donnie (Genal) Treadway of White Hall; one son: Kendall (wife, Lisa) Bridgewater of Brighton; 16 grandchildren; one g-grandchild; two sisters: Mrs. Vernice (Maxine) Edwards of Carrollton and Mrs. Paul (Eva) Cox, Jr. of White Hall; and one brother: George C. (wife, Harriett) Bridgewater of Florrisant, MO Preceded by two brothers: William and Ardell Bridgewater; and a great-granddaughter.

BRIDGEWATER, William O.; b: 16Jul1899, Kansas City, KS; d: 13Feb1988, Carrollton, IL; bu.: White Hall, IL; m: Hester J. Agee on 24Dec1921 (place not stated); fa: Ornan Bridgewater; mo: Ethel Blackwell. Survived by his wife; two daughters: Mrs. Verniece (Maxine) Edwards of Carrollton and Mrs. Paul (Eva) Cox of White Hall; three sons: George of St. Louis, MO, Sidell of Carrollton and Ardell of Greenfield; 21 grand and 26 g-grandchildren; three sisters: Mrs. Wilma Smock of Poway, CA, Mrs. Ethel Mae Hughes of Pomona, CA, and Miss Louise Smith of Historia, CA Preceded by one son: William, Jr.; one grandson; and two g-grandchildren.

BRIDGEWATER, William O, Jr.; b: 6Mar1924, Greene Co., IL; d: 22Aug1979, rural Carrollton, IL; m: Ida Long in 1969 at Alton, IL; fa: William O. Bridgewater, Sr.; mo: Hester J. Agee. Survived by his wife; these step-children: Pat Midkiff of Carrollton, Sheri Karl and Vickie Price, both of Jacksonville, and Jack Kell of East Alton; two step-grandchildren; two sisters and three brothers: Maxine Edwards of Carrollton, Eva Cox of White Hall, George of MO, Sidell of Carrollton and Ardell of Greenfield.

BRIDGMAN, Cecie C. (Southard); b: 6Oct1892, Dallas Co., MO; d: 6Nov1984, Pittsfield, IL; bu.: Baylis, IL; m: Charles Willis Bridgman on 18Jan1911 in Dallas Co., MO; fa: G. Illium Southard; mo: Mathilda Hall. Husband preceded in death 6Aug1961. Resident of Baylis, IL Survived by two sons: Omer M. Bridgman of Baylis and Charley Yale Bridgman of Quincy; three grand, eight g-grand and two g-g-grandchildren; and two sisters: Mrs. Susie Gamel of Richmond, MO, and Mrs. Ruenna McClassin of Lamar, CO Preceded by one daughter; two brothers; and two sisters.

BRIDGMAN, Gertrude; b: 31Oct1882 (place not stated); d: 30Nov1978, Jacksonville, IL; bu.: Arcadia, IL; fa: John Bridgman; mo: Mary Braner. Survived by a nephew: Glenn Bridgman of CA; and a niece: Mrs. Alma Hopper of Orlando, FL Preceded by one brother and two sisters.

BRIDGMAN, Glenn; b: 16Jun1900, Jacksonville, IL; d: 7Mar1982, Crestline, CA; bu.: CA; m: (not stated); fa: Arch Bridgman; mo: (not stated). Survivors include one son: Roy Bridgman of Crestline; six grand and six g-grandchildren; and one sister: Mrs. Alma Hopper of Orlando, FL

BRIDGMAN, Julia (Bean); b: 15Jul1906, Beardstown, IL; d: 25Feb1996, Beardstown, IL; bu.: Oak Grove Cemetery, Beardstown, IL; m: Henry Eason Bridgman on 27Nov1923 in Beardstown, IL; fa: John Uriah Bean; mo: Cora Ellen Sechlor. Husband preceded in death 23May1973. Survived by one son: Terry Bridgman (wife, Sally) of Springfield; two daughters: Mrs. Willard (Darlene) Howell and Mrs. Robert (Patsy) Edwards, both of Beardstown; four grand and eight g-grandchildren; and one g-g-grandchild. Preceded by two sisters and one brother.

BRIDGMAN, Vera M. (Garnett); b: 19May1912, Sturgeon, MO; d: 2Aug1991, Pittsfield, IL; bu.: Baylis, IL; m: Omer Bridgman on 20May1934 in Monroe City, MO; fa: Thomas B. Garnett; mo: Effa Jane Foraker. Resident of Baylis. Survived by her husband of Baylis and several nieces and nephews. Preceded by her parents; three sisters: Cleo Krummel, Opal Sexton and Helen Gamoletto; and four brothers: Lewis Garnett, Bill Garnett, Charles Garnett and Leonard Garnett.

BRIDWELL, Helen A. (Biddle); b: 25Oct1896, Valley City, IL; d: 31Mar1977, Pittsfield, IL; bu.: West Cemetery, Pittsfield, IL; m: Thomas Bridwell (date and place not stated); fa: William Biddle; mo: Nancy Hobson. Husband preceded in death in 1974. Survived by these brothers: John Biddle, Arthur Biddle and Robert Biddle, all of Pittsfield. She had no children.

BRIGGS, Archie W. "Bill"; b: 12May1913, Scott Co., IL; d: 15Jan1984, Jacksonville, IL; bu.: Chapin, IL; m: Lena Orris on 10Dec1934 in Jacksonville, IL; fa: Thomas J. Briggs; mo: Pearl Hedrick. Survived by his wife; two daughters: Mrs. Reggie (Shelby) Pennell of rural Jacksonville and Mrs. Edmond (Karen) Decker of Jacksonville; a son: Bill Briggs of Jacksonville; eight grandchildren; and a sister: Mrs. Erma Medlock of Chapin. Preceded by a son and two brothers.

BRIGGS, Beulah M. (Baker); b: 24Apr1912, Versailles, IL; d: 3Dec1995, Jacksonville, Il; bu.: West Side Cemetery, Versailles, IL; m: Wendall C. Briggs on 27Aug1932 in Versailles, IL; fa: Mark Baker; mo: Mamie Walker. Husband preceded in death 3May1977. Resident of Virginia, IL Survived by two sons: Dean B. (wife, Donna) Briggs of La Feria, TX, and Wayne (wife, Judy) Briggs of Virginia; six grand and 11 g-grandchildren; one brother: Roy Baker of Versailles; one sister: Margaret DeWitt of Estes Park, CO; and several nieces and nephews. Preceded by one sister: Corrine Vandeventer.

BRIGGS, Charles M.; b: 30Mar1908, Brown Co., IL; d: 5Jan1985, Springfield, IL; bu.: Mt. Sterling, IL; m: Dorothy Gordley on 30May1925 in St. Louis, MO; fa: Loren Briggs; mo: Ruth Read. Resident of Mt. Sterling. Survived by his wife; one son: James E. Briggs of Tucson, AZ; one daughter: Mrs. Charles (Marilyn) Ellermann of St. Louis; 12 grand and eight g-grandchildren.

BRIGGS, Conan R.; b: 19Nov1937, Rushville, IL; d: 5Feb1981, Chicago, IL; bu.; Rushville, IL; fa: Orval Briggs; mo: Kathryn Crocks. Resident of Chicago; formerly of Rushville. Army vet. Survived by a brother: Jan Briggs of Creede, CO; one niece; one nephew; and two aunts.

BRIGGS, Dorothy M. (Gordley); b: 24Jul1902, Brown Co., IL; d: 26Jun1992, Quincy, IL; bu.: Mt. Sterling, IL; m: Charles M. Briggs on 30May1925 (place not stated); fa: Dayton Gordley; mo: Hallie Bloomfield. Husband preceded in death 5Jan1985. Resident of Mt. Sterling. Survived by one daughter: Marilyn Ellermann of St. Louis; one son: James E. of Tucson Arizona; 12 grand and 17 g-grandchildren; and two brothers: Robert Gordley of Peoria, AZ and Richard Gordley of Mt. Sterling. (D.A.R. member)

BRIGGS, Edward; b: 11Sep1917, Brookfield, MO; d: 25Jan1990, Jacksonville, IL; bu.: Manchester, IL; m: m: 1) Dorothy Nisbet in 1941; and 2) Helen Bettis Schofield in 1971 (places not stated); fa: Eliza Briggs; mo: Stacy Newman. WWII Army vet. Survived by his wife; a daughter: Barbara Alphia of Atlanta, GA; a son: Thomas Briggs of Philadelphia, IL; two step-daughters: Janet Schofield of Jacksonville and Shirley Spries of Milan; seven grand, g-grand, step-grand and great-step-grandchildren; two brothers: Ralph Briggs of Whittier, CA, and Albert Briggs of Kansas City, MO; two sisters: Ruby Herrington of LaMirada, CA, and Myrtle Green of Idaho; and a sister-in-law: Rosa Briggs of Norwalk, CA Preceded by two brothers: Cecil and Earl.

BRIGGS, Eric Ethan "Rick"; b: 14Feb1951, Jacksonville, IL; d: 21Oct1992, Beardstown, IL; bu.: Berea Cemetery, near Ashland, IL; fa: William Briggs; mo: Mildred Barfield. Survived by his wife; two sons: Jeffrey Allen and Eric Anthony; one daughter: Stephanie Lynn; his mother of Jacksonville; and one sister: Renee Landes of Highland City, FL Preceded by his father.

BRIGGS, Fred D.; b: 12Apr1898, Brown Co., IL; d: 23Jun1978, Camp Point, IL; bu.: Versailles, IL; m: Jennie Ray (date and place not stated); fa: Wilson Briggs; mo: Ora Gray. Survived by his wife; a daughter: Mrs. Al (Doris) Pinkington of Bloomington; a brother: William of Camp Point; and a sister: Mrs. Ruth Race of Jacksonville. Preceded by a brother.

BRIGGS, Helen Meyer (Gansz); b: 1Apr1925, Calhoun Co., IL; d: 18Aug1990, St. Louis, MO; bu.: Silver Creek Cemetery, near Kampsville, IL; m: Richard Briggs (date and place not stated); fa: August Gansz; mo; Emma Hartman. Resident of Jacksonville, IL Survived by her husband; two daughters: Mrs. Richard (Linda) Ulery of Carrollton and Ellen Meyer of Eldred; three step-daughters: Betty Dell of Lyman, NY, Teresa Howard of Alexander and Debbie Briggs of Jacksonville; two step-sons: Bryan Briggs of Macomb and Edward Briggs of Arizona; two grandchildren: Denise Ulery of Jerseyville and Richie Ulery of Carrollton; 15 step-grandchildren; three sisters: Alberta McMillen and Loretta Ludwig, both of Carlinville, and Irene Flowers of Rosewood Heights; and one brother: Frank Gansz of White Hall. Preceded by a brother: Fred; and an infant brother and an infant sister.

BRIGGS, James W.; b: 12Feb1917, Buena Vista, Schuyler Co., IL; d: 23Oct1992, Springfield, IL; bu.: Hughes Cemetery, west of Rushville, IL; fa: Frank Briggs; mo: Clara Riley. Resident of Mt. Sterling Il. WWII Army vet. Survived by one sister: Mary Simpson of rural Rushville; and numerous nieces, nephews and cousins.

BRIGGS, Kathryn Lee (Overfelt); b: 12Apr1922, Rocky Mountain, Va.; d: 6Mar1988, Springfield, IL; bu.: Palm Cemetery, Rushville, IL; m: Loren E. Briggs on 3Nov1937 in Keokuk, Iowa; fa: Charles Overfelt; mo: Bessie Sink. Husband preceded in death 25Jan1984. Resident of Rushville. Survived by four daughters: Mrs. Delores Peterman of Rushville, Mrs. Roy (Nancy) Long of Mt. Sterling, Mrs. Randy (Alice) Fitzjarrald of Huntsville and Mrs. Kevin (Kathy) Connell of Effingham; three sons: Charlie of Baylis, Willie of Bushnell and Larry of Astoria; 21 grand, 7 step-grand, 15 g-grand and three step-great-grandchildren; and a brother: Joe Overfelt of Bowen. Preceded by two daughters, two sisters and a brother.

BRIGGS, Loren E.; b: 28Apr1912, Mt. Sterling, IL; d: 25Jan1984, Rushville, IL; bu.: Palm Cemetery, near Rushville, IL; m: Kathryn Overfelt on 3Nov1937 in Keokuk, Iowa; fa: Alfred Briggs; mo: Delores Kelly. Survived by his wife; the following children: Charles Briggs of Beardstown, Willie Briggs and Larry Briggs, both of Astoria, Mrs. Delores Peterman and Mrs. Randy (Alice) Fitzjarrald, both of Rushville, Mrs. Roy (Nancy) Long of Mt. Sterling, and Mrs. Kevin (Kathy) Connell of Carterville; 19 grand and 9 g-grandchildren. Preceded by two daughters and two brothers.

BRIGGS, Lyle; b: ;30Mar1907, Brown Co., IL; d: 7Dec1986, Springfield, IL; bu.: Buckhorn, IL; m: Reatha I. Wright on 9May1928 (place not stated); fa: Walter Briggs; mo: Ada Carpenter. Wife preceded in death 26Jul1981. Resident of Mt. Sterling. Survived by two sons: Robert Briggs of Ashland and Ronald Briggs of Mt. Sterling; one daughter: Carol Briggs of Jacksonville, FL; eight grand and six g-grandchildren. Preceded by one daughter.

BRIGGS, Murriel J. (Byram); b: 23Apr1901, Versailles, IL; d: 1Mar1984, Peoria, IL; bu.: Versailles, IL; m: Homer R. Briggs, Sr. on 21Feb1925 in Peoria, IL; fa: Frank Byram; mo: Hettie Wright. Husband preceded in death. Survived by four daughters: Mary L. Koeppel and Nancy M. Koeppel, both of Peoria, Thelma Cain of Pekin and Barbara Pritchard of Bartonville; three sons: James A. Hendricks of Jacksonville, Homer R. Briggs, Jr. of Groveland and Harold e. Briggs of Bartonville; 21 grand and 12 g-grandchildren; and a sister: Maye Stephenson of Versailles. Preceded by a son and a brother.

BRIGGS, Roy; b: 15Jan1895, Rushville, IL; d: 9Apr1978, Rushville, IL; bu.: Huntsville, IL; m: Nellie M. Steiner in December, 1956 at Rushville, IL; fa: Frank Briggs; mo: Toyke LaMaster. Wife preceded in death. WWI Army vet. Survived by a daughter: Mrs. Marjorie L. Marshall of Serena; two grand and three g-grandchildren; a half-sister: Mrs. Mary Simpson of Rushville; and a half-brother: James Briggs of Mt. Sterling; several nieces and nephews. Preceded by one son, five brothers, and two sisters.

BRIGGS, Ruby Alberta (Taylor); b: 7Dec1902, Benville, IL; d: 21Nov1983, Rushville, IL; bu.: Mt. Sterling, IL; m: Virgil Harris Briggs on 15Jan1921 in Buckhorn, IL; fa: Albert Taylor; mo: Dovey Diane (surname not stated). Survived by her husband, a resident of Modern Manor Nursing Home in Mt. Sterling, IL

BRIGGS, Sada L. (Hubbs); b: 22Apr1892, near Hillview, Greene Co., IL; d: 4Sep1985, Mt. Sterling, IL; bu.: Industry, IL; m: (not stated); fa: Alfred Jonathan Hubbs; mo: Cynthia Jane Silkwood. Survived by one niece: Odessa Reed of Peoria; and one nephew: Paul Hubbs of Dallas City. Preceded by one brother and one sister.

BRIGGS, Virgil Harris; b: 19Dec1899, Buckhorn, IL; d: 2Feb1984, Rushville, IL; bu.: Mt. Sterling, IL; m: Ruby Alberta Hicks on 15Jan1921 in Buckhorn, IL; fa: Phillip Briggs; mo: Lundy Harris. Wife preceded in death 21Nov1983. Survived by two nieces: Mrs. Roy (Inez) Bowman of Ardmore, OK, and Mrs. Wayne (Alice) Lawler of Oklahoma City, OK; one nephew: John Briggs of Golden; and a cousin: Harold Harris of Mt. Sterling. Preceded by a brother and a sister.

BRIGGS, Wendell C.; b: 5Aug1910 (place not stated); d: 3Mar1977, Jacksonville, IL;bu.: Versailles, IL; m: Beulah Baker (date and place not stated); fa: Lawrence Briggs; mo: Edith Edminston. Resident of Virginia, IL Survived by his wife; two sons: Dean and Wayne, both of Virginia; six grandchildren; and a sister: Mrs. Bernice Willey of Versailles.

BRIGGS, William; b: 29Jan1896, near Virginia, IL; d: 30Mar1979, Beardstown, IL; bu.: Walnut Ridge Cemetery, Virginia, IL; m: Thelma Cave (date and place not stated); fa: Edward Briggs; mo: Maggie Taylor. Resident of Virginia. Survived by his wife of Virginia; a daughter: Mrs. Haze Tribble of Galveston, TX; a son: William O. Briggs of Parker, CO; six grand and three g-grandchildren; a sister: Mrs. Doris Folland of Jacksonville; and a brother: Charles Briggs of Virginia. Preceded by two sisters and a brother.

BRIGGS, William F.; b: 3Mar1926, Illiopolis, IL; d: 2Jan1988, Jacksonville, IL; bu.: Berea Cemetery; m: Mildred Barfield on 28Mar1946 in Jacksonville, IL; fa: Frank Briggs; mo: Margery Gimble. WWII vet. Survived by his wife; a daughter: Mrs. Michael (Renee) Landis of Lakeland, FL; a son: Eric of Virginia; a sister: Edie Rhodes of Jacksonville; a brother: Richard Briggs of Jacksonville; and four grandchildren. Preceded by a sister: Betty Mitchell.

BRIGGS, Wreatha I. (Wright); b: 25Jul1908, Adams Co., IL; d: 26Jul1981, Rushville, IL; bu.: Buckhorn, IL; m: Lyle Briggs on 9May1928 in Adams Co., IL; fa: William Wright; Mo; Idella Ratcliff. Resident of Mt. Sterling Il. Survived by her husband; two sons: Robert of Ashland and Ronald of Mt. Sterling; a daughter: Miss Carol Briggs of Springfield; a sister: Mrs. Faye Seckman of Columbus, Neb.; eight grand and three g-grandchildren. Preceded by a daughter.

BRIGHT, Bernice E. (Buckholz) Johnson; b: 3May1909, Elsah, IL; d: 22Apr1979, Pittsfield, IL; bu.: Griggsville, IL; m: 1) Elmer Johnson (date and place not stated); and 2) Joseph William Bright on 4Dec1933 in Pittsfield, IL; fa: Charles Buckholz; mo: Barbara Wagoner. Both husbands preceded in death; 2nd died 9Apr1978. Resident of Valley City Il. Survived by a son: Harry Johnson of Valley City; a daughter: Mrs. Ellen Jane Westfall of Valley City; 9 grand and 12 g-grandchildren; four sisters: Mrs. Katherine Runtz of Godfrey, Mrs. Lena Wyman of Alton and Mrs. Teresa Moss and Mrs. Clara Higdon, both of Griggsville; and two brothers: Joseph Buckholz of Arkansas and Frank Buckholz of Steadman, MO

BRIGHT, Joseph W.; b: 28Jan1907, Valley City, IL; d: 9Apr1978, Valley City, IL; bu.: Griggsville, IL; m: Bernice Buckholz on 4Dec1933 in Pittsfield, IL; fa: Oscar Bright; mo: Lillie Jane Bonds. Survived by his wife; a daughter: Mrs. Ellen Jane Westfall of Valley City; and a step-son: Harry Johnson, also of Valley City; two grandchildren; seven step-grandchildren; one great-grandchild; and nine step-great-grandchildren.

BRIM, Arthur; b: 13Aug1902, Fishhook, IL; d: 18Jan1981, Galesburg, IL; bu.: Oakland Cemetery, Meredosia, IL; m: Audrey Bell Glaze on 17Sep1920 in Mt. Sterling, IL; fa & mo: (not stated). Survived by his wife and three grandchildren. Preceded by a son: Rupert Brim of Meredosia.

BRIM, Audrey Bell (Glaze); b: 3May1900, Versailles, IL; d: 2Oct1996, Mt. Sterling, IL; bu.: Oakland Cemetery, Meredosia, IL; m: Arthur Brim on 17Sep1920 at Mt. Sterling, IL; fa: Ernest B. Glaze; mo: Effie Mae Ingram. Husband preceded in death in 1981. Resident of Mt. Sterling; formerly of Galesburg. Survived by three grandchildren: Mrs. David (Jill Brim) Freesen of Meredosia, and Wayne and Dick Brim; and seven great-grandchildren. Preceded by one son: Rupert Brim; and one sister: Katie Zimmerman.

BRIM, Rupert Wayne; b: 28Jun1921, near Perry, IL; d: 10Oct1977, Meredosia, IL;bu.: Oakland Cemetery, Meredosia, IL; m: Wilma Allen on 19May1943, Troy, KS; fa: Arthur Brim; mo: Audrey Glaze. Survived by his wife; his parents of Galesburg; four children: Dick and Wayne Brim, both of Carpentersville, Jim of Meredosia, and Jill, at home; and five grandchildren.

BRIM, Wilma "Sis" (Allen); b: 9May1924, Meredosia, IL; d: 17Jul1989, Springfield, IL; bu.: Oakland Cemetery, Meredosia, IL; m: Rupert Wayne Brim on 19May1943 in Troy, KS; fa: James Henry Allen; mo: Rena May Flynn. Husband preceded in death in 1977. Resident of Meredosia. Survived by a daughter: Mrs. David (Jill) Freesen of Meredosia; six grand and five g-grandchildren; four sisters: Mrs. George (Ruth) Six of Chambersburg, Mrs. Alan (Marcia) Hardwick of Hillview, and Mrs. Jerome (Jo Ann) Irvin and Mrs. Homer (Donna) Nance, both of Meredosia; and two brothers: George Allen of Meredosia and Jack Allen of Meredosia. Preceded by one son: James Allen Brim; two brothers; and one sister.

BRINES, Estelleene (Brockhouse); b: 21Jul1915, Beardstown, IL; d: 29Mar1990, Rushville, IL; bu.: Rushville, IL; m: Mark Brines on 26Apr1946 in Beardstown, IL; fa: Edward Brockhouse; mo: Grace Hilton. Survived by her husband; two sons: Richard G. Brines and Gary A. Brines, both of Rushville; a daughter: Marilyn K. Loughary of Beardstown; five grandchildren; a brother: Roscoe Brockhouse of Rock Island; and a sister: Harriet Cooper of Beardstown. Preceded by her parents; three brothers; and a sister.

BRINEY, John Rodney; b: 28Nov1934, Sheldon's Grove, IL; d: 28Jan1979, Peoria, IL; bu.: Sheldon's Grove, IL; m: Shirley Dean on 24Jun1955 in Rushville, IL; fa: Herschel Briney; mo: Clyde Anna Phillips. Korean War Navy vet. Survived by his wife; his father of Astoria and his mother of Anaheim, CA; six sons: Michael J, Martin H., Mark D., Matthew S., Milton P., Melvin E.; three sisters: Mrs. Dixie Skiles of Newton, Ia, Mrs. Shirley Ann Harbin of Westminster, CA, and Mrs. Arlene Hollis of Wichita, KS.

BRINEY, Wilburn R.; b: 28Dec1916 (place not stated); d: 7Nov1994, Rushville, IL bu.: Rushville, IL; m: Betty Hoole on 26Feb1935 in Rushville, IL; fa: John Briney; mo: Charlotte Shaw. Survived by his wife; two sons: Paul (wife, Sally) of Chatham and Homer (wife, Fran) of Rushville, IL; six grand and seven g-grandchildren; one brother: Ralph of Astoria; and two sisters: Helen Snyder Criser of Mesa, AZ, and Esther Chu of LaVerne, CA Preceded by his parents; one sister: Evelyn Thurston; and two brothers: Herschel and Harold Briney.

BRINGLE, John E.; b: 23Aug1918, Jacksonville, IL; d: 2Mar1983, Jacksonville, IL; bu.: Winchester, IL; fa: John Bringle; mo: Hazel Landis. WWII vet. Survived by a sister-in-law: Mrs. James Bringle of Northlake; and a niece: Phoebe Bringle, also of Northlake.

BRINGLE, Rose; b: 2Sep1890, Morgan Co., IL; d: 12Sep1977, Jacksonville, IL; bu.: East Cemetery, Jacksonville, IL; fa: Joseph Bringle; mo: Elizabeth Ornellas. Survived by a foster brother: Lloyd Bringle of Chicago; and three nephews: Leonard, Wallace and Glenn Preston, all of Jacksonville. Preceded by three sisters: Marie Preston, Georgiana Vieira and Stella Paul.

BRINKER, Dennis M.; b: 8Sep1968, Carrollton, IL; d: 28Feb1988, near Carrollton, IL; bu.: St. John's Cemetery, Carrollton, IL; fa: Henry Brinker; mo: Ellen Schute. Army vet. Survived by his parents of Carrollton; his grandparents: Bernard G. and Marguerite Kemner Schute of Fowler; two sisters: Lori and Denise Brinker, both of Carrollton; and one brother: PFC Tony Brinker of Alberdeen, Maryland.

BRINKER, Frances E. (Rawe); b: 16Oct1904, Greene Co., IL; d: 23Feb1988, Carrollton, IL; bu.: St. John's Cemetery, Carrollton, IL; m: John W. Brinker on 24Nov1926 (place not stated); fa: Herman J. Rawe; mo: Mary Hemmen. Husband preceded in death. Survived by a daughter: Mrs. Howard (Mary Jean) Rollins of Greenfield; two sons: Henry "Bud" Brinker of Carrollton and Bob Brinker of Murrayville; nine grand and three g-grandchildren; a sister: Ann Rawe of Carrollton; and three brothers: Bernard Rawe and Henry Rawe, both of Carrollton, and August Rawe of Jerseyville. Preceded by a son, a grandson and a brother.

BRINKOETTER, Florence M. (Appenzeller); b: (date not stated), Decatur, IL; d: 8Aug1982, Decatur, IL; m: Bernard J. Brinkoetter (date and place not stated); fa: Joseph Appenzeller; mo: Mollie (surname not stated). She was 87 years of age at time of death. Husband preceded in death in 1959. Survived by the following children: Mrs. Vincent (Evelyn) Lonergan of Murrayville, Carl V. Brinkoetter of Sacramento, Calif, Mrs. Bert (Dorothy) Harper and Thomas B. Brinkoetter of Decatur; 10 grand and 11 g-grandchildren; and a sister: Stella Appenzeller of Decatur. Preceded by a brother: Elmer Appenzeller.

BRISCOE, Harley E.; b: 22Jun1902, White Hall, IL; d: 5Jan1992, White Hall, IL; bu.: (not stated); m: Antoninette L. Glover on 14Jul1951 in Jefferson City, MO; fa: John Briscoe; mo: Mary Skaggs. WWII Army vet. Survived by his wife; a step-son: Gary Craigmiles of Portland, OR; a step-daughter: Shirley A. Sandifar of Washington, IL; five step-grand and five great-step-grandchildren; and two sisters: Mary Shaw of Roodhouse and Alice Briscoe of Los Angeles, CA

BRISCOE, Maxine (Deeder); b: 28Feb1921, Chambersburg, IL; d: 2Aug1993, rural Roodhouse, IL; bu.: White Hall, IL; m: Ira E. "Sam" Briscoe on 21Jul1941 in Paris, MO; fa: James Herman Deeder; mo: Zella Winner. Husband preceded in death 8Nov1961. Survived by four daughters: Deanna Hart of Montgomery, Sammye Hart and Debra Evans, both of Roodhouse, and Tamra Frost of Alton; one son: David Briscoe of Roodhouse; nine grandchildren; and one sister: Velma Norton of Winchester. Preceded by three sisters: Imogene Smith, Joan Claus and Rachel Snow; and four brothers: James Herman Deeder, Donavon Deeder, Merton Deeder and Eugene Deeder.

BRISCOE, Sciota (Denham); b: 13Sep1891, White Hall, IL; d: 10Mar1983, Jacksonville, IL; bu.: White Hall, IL; m: Ira Murl Briscoe on 24Nov1910 (place not stated); fa: Henry A. Denham; mo: Laura J. Webb. Husband preceded in death in 1965. Survived by the following children: Ira, Jr. of Elwood, IN, Henry Neal of Crooksville, TN, Robert Dale of St. Louis, Lavern Boruff, who is now residing in Japan, and Vera Toran of Worthington, OH; two sisters: Edith Baird of Jacksonville, and Gustie Lewis of Springfield, MO; 10 grand and 5 great-grandchildren.

BRITENSTINE, Floyd L.; b: 28Aug1899, Nortonville, IL; d: 3Jul1984, Jacksonville, IL; bu.: Manito, IL; m: Laura Smith (date and place not stated); fa: Joseph Britenstine; mo: Carrie Woods. Wife preceded in death in 1973. A resident of Waverly, IL Survived by a son: Larry Britenstine of Park Ridge; two grandchildren; a sister: Mrs. Roy (Jessie) Witt of Waverly; and two brothers: Arthur of Franklin and Edgar B. of Severn, Md.

BRITENSTINE, Harold W.; b: 11Feb1943, Jacksonville, IL; d: 3Apr1996, Virden, IL; bu.: Virden, IL; m: Beverly K. Hotarek on 20Feb1965 in Pekin, IL; fa: Leonard Wayne Britenstine; mo: Golda Gladys Miner. Survived by his wife of Virden; a son: Brent W. Britenstine of Virden; one granddaughter; three brothers: Kenny Britenstine of Omaha, Neb., Tom Britenstine of Springfield, and Fred Britenstine of Virden; one sister: Alice Challandes of Pekin; and several nieces and nephews.

BRISTOW, Clarence "Buster"; b: 20Feb1909, Macoupin Co., IL; d: 8Dec1994, rural Palmyra, IL; bu.: Girard, IL; m: Rhea Bettis on 26Feb1930 (place not stated); fa: Amos Bristow; mo: Nora Weller. Resident of rural Palmyra, IL Survived by his wife; one son: Raymond (wife, Donna) Bristow of Palmyra; two daughters: Pauline King of Palmyra and Mrs. Bill (Thelma) White of Pleasant Plains; eight grand and 17 g-grandchildren. Preceded by one daughter: Norma Eileen Bristow; and one sister: Opal Neff.

BRISTOW, Edgar; b: 18Jun1913, Pike Co., IL; d: 26May1977, Quincy, IL; bu.: Green Pond Cemetery, near Milton, IL; m: Julia Luretta Galloway on 7May1932 (place not stated); fa: William M. Bristow; mo: Minnie Long. Resident of Milton, IL Survived by his wife; two sons: Jack L. Bristow of Milton and William David Bristow of Mendon; a brother: Cecil Bristow of Milton; two sisters: Mrs. Carl (Hazel) Goldman of Milton and Mrs. Arthur (Bernadine) Allen of White Hall; and six grandchildren.

BRISTOW, Howard "Bud"; b: 17Nov1919, Macoupin Co., IL; d: 4Mar1976, Carlinville, IL; bu.: Oak Hill Cemetery, Palmyra, IL; fa: James Bristow; mo: Mabel West. A resident of Palmyra, IL Survived by a sister: Mrs. Mary Ann Hargash of Highland, IL; a brother: Marion of Chico, CA; a half-sister: Mrs. Eva Ambrose of Palmyra; several nieces and nephews.

BRISTOW, Mary Lou (Dowland); b: 6Nov1925, Scottville, IL; d: 15Apr1993, Virden, IL; bu.: Virden, IL; m: Earl F. Bristow on 17Oct1948 in Palmyra, IL; fa: George W. Dowland; mo: Thena Heiken. Survived by her husband; one son: Gregory E. Bristow of Denton, TX; three daughters: Joy Laughlin of Taylorville, Gay Pote of Phoenix, AZ, and Janice Davis of Normal; one sister: Lela Bull of Jacksonville; one brother: John Dowland of Greenfield; and four grandchildren. Preceded by two brothers: Wendell and Melvin Dowland.

BRISTOW, Vera (Drake); b: 18Nov1921 (place not stated); d: 26Feb1988, Milton, IL; bu.: Green Pond Cemetery, rural Pearl, IL; m: Cecil Bristow on 22Jun1938 (place not stated); fa: Leslie Drake; mo: Edith Kessinger. Husband preceded in death 10Feb1979. Survived by two sisters: Helen Hassett of Pittsfield and Frances Allen of Pearl; and several nieces and nephews. Preceded by two sisters and two brothers.

BRITTON, Maxine; b: 14Jul1912, Piggot, Ark.; d: 23Jan1982, Maryville, IL; bu.: Witt Cemetery, Rockbridge, IL; fa: William Britton; mo: Hattie Williams. Resident of Collinsville, IL Survived by two sisters: Monnie Britton and Rebecca Britton, both of Collinsville. Preceded by one brother.

BRIZENDINE, Mary Lola (Lerch); b: 18Mar1932, Chambersburg, IL; d: 25Sep1993, Jacksonville, IL; bu.: Sheppard Cemetery, rural Jacksonville, IL; m: Frank E. Brizendine on 31May1977 in Morgan Co., IL; fa: Andrew H. Lerch; mo: Lola Stuller. Resident of Woodson, IL Survived by her husband; three sons: William of Illiopolis, David and his wife, Karen of Springfield and Max Reeder and his wife, Jo Ellyn of Springfield; two sisters: Lena Johnson of Pittsfield and Edna Shanahan of Quincy; five grandchildren; and one great-grandchild.

BROCHE, Virginia (McGrew); b: 5May1909, Greene Co., IL; d: 29Oct1984, Blue Island, IL; bu.: Fort Sheridan National Cemetery; m: Arthur T. Broche (date and place not stated); fa: Donald McGrew; mo: Ruth Wildt. Husband preceded in death. Survived by two daughters: Ruth Broche of Riverside and Mrs. Mary Edna Suchs of Blue Island; a grandson: Arthur Carl Suchs of Blue Island; and a cousin: Dr. Thomas L. Wilson of Jacksonville. Preceded in death by two brothers: Gordon and William, both of whom lost their lives while serving with the United States armed forces.

BROCKHOUSE, Adelaide (Griffin); b: 5Oct1892, Morgan Co., Ill; d: 27Mar1984, Jacksonville, IL; bu.: Chapin, IL; m: Lawrence Brockhouse on 5Mar1913 (place not stated); fa: Jerry Griffin; mo: Mary Weeks. Husband preceded in death 15Mar1946. Resident of Chapin, IL Survived by a daughter: Virginia (Mickey), wife of Charles E. White of Chapin with whom she made her home; two granddaughters: Janet White of Jacksonville and Joyce White of Springfield; a sister: Mrs. Esther McDaniel of Hannibal, MO Preceded by a son: Harold who was killed in active duty during WWII; two sisters; and two brothers.

BROCKHOUSE, Albert L.; b: 9Oct1893, Morgan Co., IL; d: 8Apr1981, Concord, IL; bu.: Concord, IL; m: Veryel Plant on 30Sep1925 (place not stated); fa: Sam Brockhouse; mo: Ellen Cox. Survived by his wife; a son: Gerald of Concord; a daughter: Cleta Taylor of Concord; a sister: Charlotte Moss of Concord; and five grandchildren. Preceded by five brothers and two sisters.

BROCKHOUSE, Alberta (Quigg); b: 12Apr1896, Virginia, Il; d: 14Jan1986, Jacksonville, IL; bu.: Chapin, IL; m: Ray V. Brockhouse on 18Jan1919 (place not stated); fa: Stephen Quigg; mo: Adaline Waggner. Husband preceded in death 5Apr1979. A former resident of Chapin. Survived by two sons: Robert Brockhouse of Champaign and Ray Brockhouse of Mt. Vernon; five grand and four g-grandchildren. Preceded by two brothers and three sisters.

BROCKHOUSE, Amanda Dean; b: 6Jul1974, Jacksonville Il.; d: 27Nov1995, Springfield, IL; bu.: (not stated); fa: Jerry D. Brockhouse; mo: Jan Fair. Resident of Jacksonville. Survived by her mother: Jan Fair Heaton of Jacksonville; her father: Jerry Brockhouse of Winchester; her maternal grandmother: Grammy Delores Hawk Fair of Jacksonville; one sister: Kallie Brockhouse of Jacksonville; and her fiancé: Jason Joy of Chapin. Preceded by her maternal grandfather: Dean Fair; and paternal grandparents: Bill and Madelyn Brockhouse.

BROCKHOUSE, Archie, Sr.; b: 28Apr1899, near Concord, IL; d: 17Oct1978, Jacksonville, IL; bu.: Fairview Cemetery, Bluffs, IL; m: Louise Little on 22Dec1932 (place not stated); fa: Sam Brockhouse; mo: Ellen Cox. Resident of Meredosia, IL Survived by his wife; four children: Norma, wife of Leroy Vortman, and Doris, wife of Virgil Huseman, both of Bluffs, Archie, Jr. of Meredosia and Joan, wife of Reggie Cummins of Jacksonville; seven grandchildren; a brother: Albert; and a sister: Charlotte Moss of Concord. Preceded by two sisters and four brothers.

BROCKHOUSE, Beatrice (Standley); b: (not stated); d: 10Dec1990, San Diego, CA; bu.: San Diego, CA; m: Walter Brockhouse (date and place not stated); fa: Richard Standley, Jr.; mo: Mae Dorand. Husband preceded in death. Resident of San Diego; formerly of Concord and Jacksonville, IL; was 95 years of age at death. Survived by two daughters: Mrs. Ernest (Helen) Otte of Palm Springs, CA, and Barbara Brockhouse of San Diego, CA; three grand and seven g-grandchildren; two nieces and two nephews: Mrs. Mary Elizabeth Lucas of St. Louis, MO, Mrs. Elynor Nergenah of Jacksonville, Phillip Standley of Mulvane, KS, and Jack Standley of Seattle, Wash.; and several grand-nieces and grand-nephews. Preceded by a son: R. Stanley Brockhouse; five brother; and one sister.

BROCKHOUSE, Bertha K. (Jokisch); b: 5Dec1893, near Bluff Springs, IL; d: 20Jul1985, Virginia, IL; bu.: Walnut Ridge Cemetery, Virginia, IL; m: Albert Brockhouse in 1916 at Springfield, IL; fa: Frank Jokisch; mo: Emma Hessler. Husband preceded in death in 1963. Resident of Virginia, IL Survived by three children: Emilee Palsgrove, Ilene Brockhouse and Gene Brockhouse, all of Virginia; a brother: Clarence Jokisch of Virginia; and several grand and g-grandchildren; nieces and nephews.

BROCKHOUSE, Carlene (May); b: 29Nov1920, Jacksonville, IL; d: 30May1994, Normal, IL; bu.: Diamond Grove Cemetery, Jacksonville, IL.; m: Lambert D. Brockhouse on 11Feb1940 in Mexico, MO; fa: Frederick Otto May; mo: Ruth Daphne Mathews. Husband preceded in death 8Aug1985. Resident of Chenoa; formerly of Jacksonville. Survived by two sons: Gary L. Brockhouse of Chenoa and Ronald D. Brockhouse of Waverly; one daughter: Mrs. Ervin (Carolyn) Vieck of Mt. Prospect; one sister: Mrs. Harold (Ruthannette) Rabjohns of Florida; and seven grandchildren. Preceded by one brother: Harold F. May; and one sister: Mrs. Ben (Margaret) Green.

BROCKHOUSE, Caroline (Frohwitter); b: 22Oct1890, Morgan Co., IL; d: 30Oct1978, Bluffs, IL; bu.: (not stated); m: Dick Brockhouse on 16Apr1911 in Exeter, IL; fa: August Frohwitter; mo: Laura Wolford. Husband preceded in death in June, 1955. Survived by these children: William A. of Winchester, John R. and Verna Bunch, both of rural Winchester, Mrs. Margaret Lee Edlen, Harvey D. and Dwenna Heck, all of Bluffs, Laura D. Brockhouse of Ashland and Wilma Chamberlain of Jacksonville; 22 grandchildren and many great-grandchildren; and Harold and Max Edlen of Bluffs, who were raised in the Brockhouse home; and a sister: Mrs. Etta Weiss of Oklahoma City, OK Preceded by one brother.

BROCKHOUSE, Carroll W.; b: 28Apr1911, Chapin, IL; d: 5Mar1991, Jacksonville, IL; bu.: Concord, IL; m: Bessie Lucille Bourn on 3Jun1936 in Concord, IL; fa: Chester A. Brockhouse; mo: Hanna Willems. Resident of Chapin, IL Survived by h is wife; one son: Wendell C. of Saginaw, TX; three grandchildren: Charles W. Brockhouse of Arlington, TX, Gretchen K. Brockhouse of Denton, TX, and Erika P. Brockhouse of San Antonio, TX; and one brother: Gene of Concord.

BROCKHOUSE, Crystal Jean "Cricket" (Pile); b: 31Jan1920, Scott Co., IL; d: 18Feb1992, Springfield, IL; bu.: Hillcrest Cemetery, near Bluffs, IL; m: John R. "Pete" Brockhouse on 29Dec1940 in Bowling Green, MO; fa: James Monroe Pile; Mo: Myrtle Blackburn. Resident of rural Bluffs, IL Survived by her husband; two children: John D. Brockhouse of rural Murrayville and Mrs. Mark (Judith Kay) Unland of Creve Coeur, MO; four sisters: Bernice Foster of Tucson, AZ, Mrs. Cedric (Kathleen) Elliott and Mrs. Harry (Jewel) Taylor, both of Winchester. Preceded by one brother: Robert Pile; and three sisters: Virginia Crabtree, Dorothy Pile and Madelyn Brockhouse.

BROCKHOUSE, Dewey; b: 14Oct1898, Chapin, IL; d: 9Sep1981, Jacksonville, IL; bu.: East Cemetery, Jacksonville; m: Mayme Meyer on 11Apr1917 (place not stated); fa: George W. Brockhouse; mo: Effie Walihan. Survived by his wife; two children; a son: Lambert ;and a daughter: Lois, wife of Dale Williams of Jacksonville; six grand, 14 g-grandchildren and a great-great-granddaughter. He was the last of his family of four.

BROCKHOUSE, Eleanor; b: 25Apr1908, Concord, IL; d: 19May1995, Jacksonville, IL (Barton Stone Nursing Home); fa: Alfred G. Brockhouse; mo: Frances Eagan. A former resident of Concord. Survived by several nieces and nephews. Preceded by two brothers: Vancil "Jack" Brockhouse and Warren Brockhouse.

BROCKHOUSE, Esta Louise (Hedrick); b: 28Dec1918, Pike Co., IL; d: 28Apr1984, Springfield, IL; bu.: Chapin, IL; m: Paul Brockhouse, Jr. on 13May1941 in Chapin, IL; fa: Joseph Hedrick; mo: Birdie Surratt. Husband preceded in death 12Aug1979. Resident of Pawnee, IL Survived by one son: Joey Brockhouse; a daughter: Mrs. Scott (Teresa) Hembrough, both of Longview, TX; one grandchildren; one brother: Lawrence McDannall of Pawnee; five sisters: Argretta Loughary of Jacksonville, Mrs. Holice Lesurean White of Denver, CO, Mrs. Harvey (Stella) Voss of Westminster, CO, Mrs. Harry (Josie) Bell of Sacramento, CA, and Margie Maples of Decatur. Preceded in death by five brothers and two sisters.

BROCKHOUSE, Glenn F.; b: 17Nov1911, Bluffs, IL; d: 18Jan1994, Jacksonville, IL; bu.: Fairview Cemetery, Bluffs, IL; m: Ethel Mae Brockhouse on 24Dec1938 in Palmyra, MO; fa: Frederick D. Brockhouse; mo: Bertha Catherine Stegemann. Wife preceded in death 23Mar1993. Resident of Bluffs, IL WWII vet. Survived by one daughter: Mrs. James (Mary Anne) Bailey of Bluffs; three grandchildren; and one sister: Doris Steinberg of Meredosia. Preceded by his parents; and his step-mother who raised him: Etta Middendorf Brockhouse.

BROCKHOUSE, Grace (Hilton); b: 22Jan1886, Ashland, IL; d: 15Feb1978, Beardstown, IL; bu.: Beardstown, IL; m: Edward Brockhouse on 22May1909 in Jacksonville, IL; fa: James Hilton; mo: Mattie Lankton. Husband preceded in death in May, 1968. Survived by three sons: Roscoe of Pontiac and Wilbur and Clifford, both of Beardstown; two daughters: Mrs. Estelleene Brines of Rushville and Mrs. Harriet Cooper of Beardstown; five grand and seven g-grandchildren; a step-granddaughter; and four step-great-grandchildren.

BROCKHOUSE, Harold H.; b: 10Mar1920, Brown Co., IL; d: 2Jun1991, Independence, MO; bu.: (not stated); m: Ione Griffith (date and place not stated). Resident of Independence, MO WWII Army Air Force vet. Survived by his wife; one son: Larry Brockhouse of Gainesville, FL; two daughters: Donna Tatus of Houston, TX, and Janet Brockhouse of Charleston, S.C.; and four grandsons.

BROCKHOUSE, Harvey D. "Dutch"; b:8Sep1925, Buffs, IL; d: 17Dec1988, Jacksonville, IL; bu.: Fairview Cemetery, Bluffs, IL; m: Ora Marie Roberts on 7Dec1968 in Quincy, IL; fa: Dick Brockhouse; mo: Caroline Frohwitter. A former resident of Bluffs, IL WWII Navy vet. Survived by his wife; two children: Eric Brockhouse of Jacksonville and Mrs. Dan (Cindy) Helmich, Jr. of Jacksonville; two step-children: Raymond Gerdes of Naperville and Marvin Gerdes of Meredosia; one brother: John R. "Pete" of rural Bluffs; four sisters: Margaret Edlen and Kitty Heck, both of Bluffs, and Laura Brockhouse and Wilma Chamberlain, both of Jacksonville; and four grandchildren. Preceded by one brother: Bill; and one sister: Verna Bunch.

BROCKHOUSE, Ilga (White); b: 28May1895, Morgan Co., IL; d: 17Jul1985, Jacksonville, IL; bu.: Chapin, IL; m: Omer Brockhouse on 19Feb1920 (place not stated); fa: Adam White; mo: Addie Beddingfield. Husband preceded in death 18Nov1969. Survived by two grand and three g-grandchildren; several nieces and nephews. Preceded by one son: Wayne; one daughter: Virginia; one brother; and three sisters.

BROCKHOUSE, Lambert D.; b: 2Jan1919, Jacksonville, IL; d:8Aug1985, Jacksonville, IL; bu.: Diamond Grove Cemetery, Jacksonville; m: Carlene May on 11Feb1940 in Mexico, MO; fa: Dewey Brockhouse; mo: Mayme Meyer. WWII Navy vet. Survived by his wife; two sons: Gary L. of Chenoa and Ronald D. of Waverly; one daughter: Mrs. Erwin (Carolyn) Vieck of Mt. Prospect; one sister: Mrs. Dale (Lois) Williams of Jacksonville; and seven grandchildren.

BROCKHOUSE, Loren L.; b: 10Jan1929, Denver, CO; d: 16May1993, Beardstown, IL; bu.: Concord, IL; m: Mary Louise Gaddis on 25Nov1950 in rural Chapin, IL; fa: Luther Brockhouse; mo: Edith White. Resident of Chapin. Korean War Army vet. Survived by his wife; two daughters: Mrs. Wes (Linda) Hendricker of Arenzville and Mrs. Chris (Trudy) Nergenah of Chapin; one son: Larry Loren (wife, Ann) Brockhouse of Jacksonville; six grandchildren; and two sisters: Mrs. Warren (Mardell Hart) Goffinett of Phoenix, AZ, and Mrs. William (Loraine) Farr of Monmouth.

BROCKHOUSE, Madelyn Mae Delta (Pile); b: 22Dec1916, Scott Co., IL; d: 7Jun1984, Springfield, IL; bu.: Winchester, IL; m: William Brockhouse on 24Jan1934 in Palmyra, MO; fa: James Monroe Pile; mo: Myrtle Blackburn. Resident of Winchester. Survived by her husband and 11 children: Mrs. Fred (Barbara) Lawson of Jacksonville, Linda Swartz of New Orleans, La., Russell Brockhouse of Winchester, Dick Brockhouse of Bluffs, Billy Brockhouse of Carrollton, Larry Brockhouse of Winchester, Rex Brockhouse of White Hall, Mike & Merry Brockhouse, Mrs. Don (Sandy) Hankins and Donnie Brockhouse, all of Winchester; a grandson raised in her home: Ronnie Rowe; 23 grand and eight g-grandchildren; these brothers and sisters: Mrs. Ray (Bernice) Foster, Mrs. Cedric (Kathleen) Elliott, Mrs. Virginia Crabtree, Mrs. Harry (Judy) Taylor and Mrs. Pete (Crystal) Brockhouse, all of Winchester. Preceded by a brother and a sister.

BROCKHOUSE, Mae (Bates); b: 26Jun1917, Winchester, IL; d: 23Mar1993, Jacksonville, IL; bu.: Fairview Cemetery, near Bluffs, IL; m: Glenn F. Brockhouse on 24Dec1938 in Palmyra, MO; fa: Charles Bates; mo: Edna Morgan. Resident of Bluffs, IL. Survived by her husband; a daughter: Mrs. James (Mary Anne) Bailey of Bluffs; three grandchildren; and a sister: Marjorie Anderson of Tampa, FL

BROCKHOUSE, Mayme C. (Meyer); b: 20Jul1896, Arenzville, IL; d: 13Oct1992, Jacksonville, Il; bu.: East Cemetery, Jacksonville Il.; m: C. Dewey Brockhouse on 11Apr1917 (place not stated); fa: Fred Meyer; mo: Minnie Boehs. Husband preceded in death 9Sep1981. Survived by five grand, 14 g-grand and six g-g-grandchildren; and three sisters: Anna Large and Emma Ervin, both of Jacksonville, and Lena Green of Peoria. Preceded by one son: Lambert Brockhouse; one daughter: Lois Williams; one grandchildren; three brothers; and one sister.

BROCKHOUSE, Nettie (Hinners); b: 18Jun1888, Meredosia, IL; d: 4Jul1978, Binghamton, NY; bu.: Memorial Lawn Cemetery, Jacksonville, IL; m: Frederick W. Brockhouse on 25Mar1914 (place not stated); fa: Phillips Hinners; mo: Lydia Christainer. Husband preceded in death 5Apr1949. A resident of Binghamton, NY and residing with her son; formerly of Jacksonville, IL Survived by a son: Frederick Willard of Binghamton, NY; two grandsons: Steven L. Brockhouse of New York City and Ronald F. Brockhouse, serving with the navy in Japan. The last of her immediate family, she was preceded by a son: Robert G. Brockhouse in 1952; three sisters; and two brothers.

BROCKHOUSE, Paul, Jr.; b: (not stated); d: 12Aug1979, Rock Springs, Wyoming; bu.: Chapin, IL; m: Louise (surname not stated); fa: Paul Brockhouse; mo: Clarice Caywood. A former resident of Jacksonville. WWII vet. Survived by his parents of Chapin; his wife; two children: Joey and Teresa, both at home; two sisters and a brother: Don of Chapin , Glenoid Gregory of Denham Springs, Louisiana, and Mary Scott of Coat City.

BROCKHOUSE, Paul L.; b: 5Aug1891, Morgan Co., IL; d: 3Dec1979, Jacksonville, IL; bu.: (not stated); m: Clarice Caywood in 1919 (place not stated); fa: William Brockhouse; mo: Grace Wohlers. Resident of Chapin, IL WWI vet. Survived by his wife; three children: Mary, wife of Glenn Stout of Coat City, Glenoid, wife of Thomas Gregory of Denham Springs, La., and Donald, at home; seven grand and seven g-grandchildren; and one sister: Mrs. Edna Daly of Jacksonville. Preceded by a son: Paul, Jr.

BROCKHOUSE, Ray V.; b: 16Apr1900, Chapin, IL; d: 5Apr1979, Jacksonville, IL; bu.: Chapin, IL; m: Albert Quigg on 18Jan1919 in Pittsfield, IL; fa: Lewis Brockhouse; mo: Ida Anderson. Resident of Chapin. Survived by his wife; two sons: Robert of Chapin and Ray of Mt. Vernon; two sisters: Leona Perry of Jacksonville and Idella Nergenah of Chapin; five grandchildren; and one g-grandchild.

BROCKHOUSE, Ray Q.; b: 21Nov1926, Jacksonville, IL; d: 29Apr1992, Mt. Vernon, IL; bu.: Oakwood Cemetery, Mt. Vernon, IL; m: Betty J. Hagler on 22Dec1950 in Springfield, IL; fa: Ray B. Brockhouse; mo: Alberta Quigg. WWII Navy vet. Survived by his wife; two sons: Stephen Lewis Brockhouse of Carbondale and Timothy Ray Brockhouse of Mt. Vernon; a daughter: Janet Rae Warren of Mt. Vernon; four grandchildren; and a brother: Robert Brockhouse of Green Valley, AZ.

BROCKHOUSE, Rose (Quigg); b: 18Aug1891, Virginia, IL; d: 21May1981, Jacksonville, IL; bu.: Chapin, IL; m: Russell Brockhouse (date and place not stated); fa: Stephen Quigg; mo: Adeline Wagner. Resident of Chapin. Husband preceded in death. Survived by a sister: Mrs. Ray (Alberta) Brockhouse of Chapin. Preceded by two brothers: Henry and Charles; and two sisters; Margaret Martin and Nellie Grady.

BROCKHOUSE, Shirley M. (Glossop); b: 3Dec1929, near Winchester, IL; d: 4Apr1986, Jacksonville, IL; bu.: Winchester, IL; m: (not stated); fa: Melvon Glossop; mo: Helen Quinn. Survived by her parents; one daughter: Mrs. Dan (Cynthia) Helmich of Jacksonville; one son: Eric D. of Jacksonville; one grandson: Steven D. Helmich of Jacksonville; three sisters: Mrs. Jo Edlen of Jacksonville, Mrs. Glenna "Shinn" Schone of Bluffs, and Mrs. Debi Gregory of Riggston; and one brother: Maurice "Butch" Glossop of Winchester.

BROCKHOUSE, Wilbur; b: 22Sep1917, Beardstown, IL; d: 10Jan1983, Springfield, IL; bu.: Beardstown, IL; fa: Edward Brockhouse; mo: Grace Hilton. Resident of Beardstown. Air Force WWII vet. Survived by one brother: Roscoe Brockhouse of Rock Island; and two sisters: Mrs. Estellene Brines of Rushville, and Mrs. Harriet Cooper of Beardstown; and several nieces and nephews. Preceded by one sister; two brothers; and one nephew.

BROCKHOUSE, William A.; b: 12Nov1911, Scott Co., IL; d: 30Sep1985, Springfield, IL; bu.: Winchester, IL; m: Madelyn Pile on 24Jan1934 in Palmyra, MO; fa: John Dietrich Brockhouse; mo: Caroline Frohwitter. Wife preceded in death. Resident of Winchester. Survived by the following children: Mrs. Fred (Barbara) Lawson of Jacksonville, Russell, Dick, Larry, Mike, Jerry, Donnie and Mrs. Don (Sandy) Hankis, all of Winchester, Linda Swartz of New Orleans, La., Billy of Carrollton, Rex of White Hall, and one grandson raised in the home: Ronnie Rowe; 23 grand, eight g-grandchildren; the following brothers and sisters: Margaret Edlen and Dwenna Heck, both of Bluffs, Laura Brockhouse of Ashland, John R. "Pete" Brockhouse of Winchester, Harvey Brockhouse and Wilma Chamberlain, both of Jacksonville. Preceded by one sister: Verna Bunch.

BROCKMAN, Beulah (Ashcraft); b: 19Sep1914, Beardstown, IL; d: 23Nov1988, Beardstown, IL; bu.: Lutheran Church Cemetery, Beardstown; m: Fred W. Brockman on 27Mar1938 in Beardstown; fa: George Harvey Ashcraft; mo: Perbel Trent. Husband preceded in death. Survived by four grandchildren: Thomas Vail Brockman, Jeffrey William Brockman, Jennifer Lea Brockman and Melissa Louise Brockman, all of Beardstown; two sisters: Bertha Ashcraft of Beardstown and Mildred Goetz of Manito; and several nieces and nephews. Preceded by a daughter: Charlotte Chockley; a son: Richard L. Brockman; her parents; and two brothers.

BROCKMAN, Cline; b: 21Nov1920, Beardstown, IL; d: 24Jul1978, Beardstown, IL; bu.: Beardstown; fa: Dr. Marion C. Brockman; mo: Maude Hewitt. WWII Army vet. A bachelor, he was the last surviving member of his family.

BROCKMAN, Fred; b: 2Aug1911, Brunswick, MO; d: 13Mar1981, Springfield, IL;b: First Evangelical Lutheran Cemetery, Beardstown, IL; m: Beulah Ashcraft on 27Mar1938 (place not stated); fa: Deitrich A. Brockman; mo: Carolyne Tatsch. Resident of rural Beardstown. Survived by his wife; one daughter: Mrs. Charlotte Chockley; one son: Richard L. of Beardstown; three grandchildren; one step-grandson; and three sisters: Mrs. Marie Durham of Cambridge, Minn., Mrs. Ruby Brooks and Mrs. Ora Lee Linneman of Salisbury, MO Preceded by his parents.

BROCKMAN, Helmut F.; b: 2Oct1907, Elmwood, Nebraska; d: 18Jan1981, Jacksonville, Il; bu.: Pleasant View Cemetery, Kewanee, IL; m: Lucille Oeschger on 31Dec1931 in Valparaiso, Neb.; fa: Henry Brockman; mo: Wilhelmina Gollner. Survived by his wife; a daughter: Mrs. Phillip (Beverly) Decker of Jacksonville; two grandsons: Kurt and Paul Decker; a sister: Ellanora Fisher of Downey, CA; two brothers: Everett of Elmwood, Neb., and Fred of Salina, KS Preceded by three brothers and four sisters.

BROCKMAN, Lucille O. (Oeschger); b: 11Jan1908, Valparaiso, Neb.; d: 26Sep1995, Jacksonville, IL; bu.: Pleasant View Cemetery, Kewanee, IL; m: Helmut F. Brockman on 31Dec1941 in Valparaiso, Neb.; fa: George Oeschger; mo: Myrtie Housel. Husband preceded in death 18Jan1981. Survived by one daughter: Mrs. Phillip B. (Beverly) Decker of Jacksonville; two grandsons and two g-grandchildren. Preceded by one sister: Helen Oeschger.

BROCKMAN, Richard L.; b: 2Jul1939, Brunswick, MO; d: 21Nov1988, Springfield, IL; bu.: Lutheran Church Cemetery, Beardstown, IL; m: Sandra L. Agans on 25Sep1970 in Rushville, IL; fa: Fred W. Brockman; mo: Beulah Ashcraft. Resident of Beardstown. Army vet. Survived by his wife; two sons: Thomas Vail Brockman and Jeffrey William Brockman, both of Beardstown; two daughters: Jennifer Lea Brockman and Melissa Louise Brockman, both of Beardstown; a granddaughter: Jamie Leigh Brockman of Beardstown; his mother of Beardstown; and several aunts. Preceded by his father and a sister: Charlotte Chockley.

BROCKMAN, William F.; b: 6Mar1925, St. Louis, MO; d: 1Oct1991, Jerseyville, IL; bu.: Oak Grove Cemetery, Jerseyville, IL; m: Sarah Griswold on 10Jan1954 in White Hall, IL; fa: Louis H. Brockman; mo: Lillian loess. WWII Navy vet. Survived by his wife; two daughters: Sally Dunnagan of Houston, TX, and Susan Jimenez of Hondo, N.M.; two sons: Louis H. and Joseph L., both of Jerseyville; and 10 grandchildren.

BROCKSCHMIDT, Emil G.; b: 1Jan1909, Cass Co., IL; d: 10May1981, Beardstown, IL; bu.: St. John's Lutheran Cemetery, Beardstown, IL; m; Ivena Mull on 27Jul1938 in Beardstown, IL; fa: Fred Brockschmidt; mo: Hannah Davidsmeier. Survived by his wife; two sons: Terry and Dale, both of Beardstown; five grandchildren; a sister: Mrs. Selma Sprott of Mt. Pleasant, Iowa; several aunts, uncles, nieces and nephews. Preceded by two brothers.

BROCKSCHMIDT, Frankie (McCurley); b: 1Sep1910, Modesto, IL; d: 27Jul1989, Beardstown, IL; bu.: St. John's Lutheran Church Cemetery, Beardstown, IL; fa: Homer McCurley; mo: Kate Shearburn. Husband preceded in death 12Jan1970. Survived by two sons: Edwin F. of Beardstown and Roger of Charlotte, NC; a daughter: Shirley Coll of Springfield; eight grand and 12 g-grandchildren. Preceded by a brother and two sisters, she was the last surviving member of her immediate family.

BROCKSCHMIDT, Ivena M. (Mull); b: 10Oct1913, Beardstown, IL; d: 16Nov1981, Beardstown, IL; bu.: St. John's Lutheran Cemetery, Beardstown; m: Emil G. Brockschmidt on 27Jul1938 in Beardstown; fa: James S. Mull; mo: Grace M. Bowman. Husband preceded in death 10May1981. Survived by two sons: Terry and Dale, both of Beardstown; five grandchildren; two brothers: John Mull of Indianapolis, IN and {portion of newspaper missing here} and three sisters: Ethel Barnhart and Edra Robinson, both of Peoria, and Laraella Bryant of St. Louis, MO

BROCKSCHMIDT, John; b: 10Apr1912, Cass Co., IL; d: 23Dec1979, Beardstown, IL; bu.: Beardstown, IL; m: Nellie Jump in 1936 at Beardstown, IL; fa: Fred Brockschmidt; mo: Hannah Davidsmeier. Survived by his wife; two children: Mrs. Richard Weimer and Mrs. Robert Carlton, both of Beardstown; five grandchildren; a sister and brother: Eil Brockschmidt of Beardstown and Mrs. Selma Sprott of Mt. Pleasant, Iowa.

BROCKSIECK, Raymond G.; b: 12Sep1916, Quincy, IL; d: 8Oct1990, Springfield, IL; bu.: Rushville, Il; m: Melbo Lobb on 2Sep1939 in Palmyra, MO; fa: George Brocksieck; mo: Esther Schutte. Resident of Rushville, IL Survived by his wife; two daughters: Bonnie Brown of Avon Park, FL, and Marla Spencer of Springfield; one son: Milton John Brocksieck of Washington, IL; six grand and four g-grandchildren; and one sister: Bernice Oberdahlhoff of Liberty. Preceded by one brother.

BROCKWAY, Joni Marie; b: 20Dec1955, Jacksonville, IL; d: 11Nov1977, west of Springfield, IL; bu.: Green Cemetery, south of Bluffs, IL; fa: Robert Brockway, Sr.; mo: Martha Campbell. Resident of Springfield, IL Survived by her parents; and two brothers: William Lee of Meredosia and Robert, Jr. of Springfield.

BRODERICK, Robert; b: 20Oct1895, Adams Co., IL; d: 4Oct1981, Quincy, IL; bu.: Mt. Sterling, IL; m: Alta Mae Keith on 6Feb1923 in Mt. Sterling, IL; fa: Maurice Broderick; mo: Sophronia Huffman. Resident of Mt. Sterling. Wife preceded in death 8Nov1967. WWI vet. Survived by one daughter: Mrs. Maxine Lamma of Mt. Sterling; two grand and two g-grandchildren. Preceded by three brothers and three sisters.

BRODMAN, Clarice I.; b: 16Jan1903, Beardstown, IL; d: 21May1977, Beardstown, IL; bu.: Beardstown, IL; fa: Edwin G. Brodman; mo: Ollie Noel. Survived by a brother: Eugene Brodman of Virginia; a niece: Mrs. Richard (Joyce) Taylor of Murrayville; and three nephews: Tom Brodman of Rantoul, Richard Ferree of Normal and Edwin Ferree of Congerville.

BRODMAN, J. Eugene; b: 14Nov1908 (place not stated); b: 15Jul1977, Jacksonville, IL; bu.: Beardstown, IL; m: Marcella (surname and date/place of marriage not stated); fa: Edwin Brodman; mo: Ollie Noel. Resident of Virginia, IL Survived by his wife of Virginia; a daughter: Mrs. Richard (Joyce) Taylor of Murrayville; a son: J. Thomas Brodman of Rantoul; two nephews; and three grandchildren. Preceded by two sisters.

BRODMAN, John Thomas; b: 16Jun1943, Beardstown, IL; d: 9Oct1995, Jacksonville, IL; bu.: St. Peter's Lutheran Cemetery, rural Arenzville, IL; m: 1) Jennifer on 13Mar1964; and 2) Pamela Davis on 1Oct1977; and 3) Beverly Dotzert Wilkey on 4Aug1990 (places not stated); fa: John Eugene Brodman; mo: Marcella Geer. Air Force vet. Survived by his wife; his mother: Marcella Brodman of Virginia; three sons: Alonza Eugene (wife, Kim) Brodman of Panama City, FL, Michael Christopher Davis of Clearwater, FL, and Corey Wilkey of Virginia; four daughters: Jennifer Lynn Davis of Tampa, FL, Emily Suzanne Brodman and Kelli Diane Brodman, both of Clearwater, FL, and Mrs. Kim (Andrea) Freitag of Canton; three grandchildren; one sister: Mrs. Richard (Joyce) Taylor of Jacksonville; several nieces and nephews; one uncle; and several cousins. Preceded by his father.

BRODMARKLE, Clarice Ellen; b: 25Jun1908, Berdan, IL; d: 11Jun1984, Jacksonville, IL; bu.: White Hall, IL; fa: Clarence W. Brodmarkle; mo: Mary Daisy Pinkerton. Survived by a sister: Mrs. Joseph A. (Eleanor A.) Roberts of Tallula; five nephews; and a niece. Preceded by two sisters: Evelyn Goodey and Estelen Martin.

BRODMARKLE, Jane (Gerard); b: 28Nov1892, Lebanon, KS; d: 5Dec1983, Alton, IL; bu.; White Hall, IL; m: John Edwin Brodmarkle on 27Aug1913 in Kansas; fa: Edgar Gerard; mo: Phoebe (surname not stated). Husband preceded in death 1Jul1982. Resident of Jerseyville, IL; formerly of Greene Co., IL Survived by two nieces: Mrs. Gale (June) Weaner of Martinez, CA, and Vita Paxton of Torrence, CA

BRODMARKLE, John Edwin: b: 14Aug1892, Concordia, KS; d: 1Jul1982, Jerseyville, IL; bu.: White Hall, IL; m: Jane Gerard on 27Aug1913 in Kansas; fa: J. E. Brodmarkle; mo: Clara McEntire. Resident of Carrollton, IL WWI vet. Survived by his wife; a niece: Mrs. Gale June Weaner of Martinez, CA; and one sister: Clara Mae Wildes of Bradenton, FL

BROECKELMAN, Richard J.; b: 6Oct1925, High Ridge, MO; d: 11Mar1982, Pittsfield, IL; bu.: Griggsville, IL; m: 1) Mary Ann Williams (date and place not stated); and 2) Audrianne Carrell McLeese on 13Jun1976 in Bloomington, IL; fa: Joe Broeckelman; mo: Cecilia Ottenmeyer. Resident of Griggsville, IL WWII vet. Survived by his wife; two sons: Richard J, II of Stoutland, MO, and Allen Lynn of Rogersville, MO; seven step-daughters: Mrs. Nancy Mitchell of Galesburg, Mrs. Susan Taylor of Bloomington, Mrs. Connie Homan, Miss Pamela McLeese and Miss Cheryl McLeese, all of Carpentersville, Miss Judy McLeese of Peoria, and Mrs. Becky Ator of Griggsville; two step-sons: Richard McLeese of Carpentersville and Joseph McLeese of Griggsville; seven grand and 16 step-grandchildren; a sister: Mrs. Florence Von DerHarr of St. Louis, MO; and a brother: Eugene of Webster Grove, MO Preceded by his parents; a brother; and a grandson.

BROGDON, Carl "Sonny"; b: 19Mar1935, Jacksonville, IL; d: 28Mar1990, Jacksonville, IL; bu.: East Cemetery, Jacksonville, IL; m: Mary Hankins (date and place not stated); fa: Irvin Brogdon; mo: Mary Hennessy. Wife preceded in death. Survived by his mother of Jacksonville; two sons: Carl Brogdon, Jr. of Ashland and Gary Brogdon of Woodson; a daughter: Carol Cooper of Peoria; seven grandchildren; two brothers: Loyd Brogdon and John Harry Brogdon, both of Jacksonville; and two sisters: Mrs. Charles (Margaret) Piper of Brighton and Mrs. Ted (Catherine) Grady of Winchester.

BROGDON, Everett; b: 28Nov1916, Morgan Co., IL; d: 13Nov1981, Murrayville, IL; bu.: Youngblood Cemetery; m: Hazel Cain on 1Mar1936 in Jacksonville, IL; fa: Gilbert Brogdon; mo: Mary Ellen Stevens. Survived by his wife; three sons: Larry of Murrayville, Daniel of Rochester and David, of New Caney, Texas; a daughter; Mrs. Sonny (Pam) Winningham of Murrayville; 16 grandchildren; one g-grandchild; two sisters: Mrs. Lela Fernandes of Jacksonville and Mrs. Marie Bettis of Springfield. Preceded by two sisters.

BROGDON, Joseph William; b: 23Nov1911, Morgan Co., IL; d: 8Apr1987, Springfield, IL; bu.: Murrayville, IL; m: Sara Millard on 31Jan1937 in Jacksonville, IL; fa: George H. Brogdon; mo: Blanche Hembrough. Resident of White Hall, IL Survived by his wife; one son: Merle Brogdon of Quincy; one daughter: Barbara Edwards of Edwardsville; five grandchildren; two brothers: Maurice Brogdon of Jacksonville and Wayne Brogdon of Murrayville. Preceded by one sister and two brothers.

BROGDON, Juanita I. (Lewis); b: 12Mar1920, Morgan Co., IL;d: 9Aug1984, Jacksonville, IL; bu.: East Cemetery, Jacksonville, IL; m: William R. "Bob" Brogdon on 6Jun1936 in Jacksonville; fa: Oliver D. Lewis; mo: Hattie Daniels. Survived by her husband; two sons: Richard Brogdon and Tom Brogdon, Sr., both of Jacksonville; a daughter: Nancy Moss of Jacksonville; ten grandchildren; two step-grandchildren; and one great-grandchild; four bothers: Leo Lewis of Auburn, Don Lewis and Bill Lewis, both of Springfield; and Paul Lewis of Vancouver, Wash.; and three sisters: Mrs. Loyd (Dorothy) Wilson of Jacksonville and Mrs. Jack (Martha) Nally and Mrs. Bob (Linda) Williams, both of Springfield. Preceded by a sister: Mary Rodgers.

BROGDON, Marie R. (Menezes); b: 17Oct1912, Jacksonville, IL; d: 27Aug1995, Jacksonville, IL; bu.: Memorial Lawn Cemetery, Jacksonville; m: Cecil L. Brogdon, Sr. on 1Mar1930 (place not stated); fa: Edward Menezes; mo: Julia Carter. Husband preceded in death 5Feb1980. Survived by two sons: Cecil Brogdon, Jr. of Jacksonville and Michael Brogdon of Phoenix, AZ; two daughters: Mrs. Dave (Donna M.) Thomas of Momence and Mrs. Roy (Jean A.) Stewart of Jacksonville; 11 grand, 18 g-grandchildren, and one g-g-grandchild; and five sisters: Elizabeth Freitag, Clara Mayner and Evelyn Flatt of Jacksonville, Stella Smith of Mississippi and Ann Conners of High Ridge, MO Preceded by a son: Ronald L. Brogdon; and one brother.

BROGDON, Mary L. (Hankins); b: 10Apr1939, Beardstown, IL; d: 21Jul1988, Rushville, IL; bu.: Beardstown, IL; m: (not stated); fa: James R. Hankins; mo: Mary Dozier. Resident of Beardstown, IL Survived by two sons: Carl of Peoria and Gary of Woodson; a daughter: Carol Cooper, also of Peoria; seven grandchildren; four sisters: Betty Taylor and Velma Coates, both of Beardstown, Ann Landreth of Pittsfield and Judy Sweeten of Peoria; a brother: William Hankins of Beardstown; and numerous nieces and nephews. Preceded by her parents and a brother.

BROGDON, Minnie Lee (Stacy); b: 12Jul1893, Wayne Co., KY; d: 4May1988, Jacksonville, IL; bu.: East Cemetery, Jacksonville; m: William E. Brogdon on 4Jun1913 (place not stated); fa: Robert Lee Stacy; mo: Evaline Brummett. Husband preceded in death 23Jun1959. Survived by three sons: William R. and Roy Clayton of Jacksonville and Vigil Lee of Birchwood, Wisc.; two brothers: James Stacy of Hoopston and Foree Stacy of Danville; a sister: Mary Stevens of Jacksonville; ten grand and several great and great-great-grandchildren. Preceded by three sisters and one brother.

BROGDON, Neva May (Henry); b: 1Apr1903, Gibson Co., Indiana; d: 14Sep1982, Anaheim, CA; bu.: CA; m: (not stated); fa: Francis Henry; mo: Amanda (surname not stated). Survived by the following children: Ruth Morgan of Arlington, TN, Paul of Whitter, CA, Earl of Downey, CA, James of Memphis, TN; Doris of Anaheim, Loren of Paramount, CA, Lois Shoemaker of Simi Valley, CA, and Marilyn Lillis of Commerce, CA; 33 grand and 33 g-grandchildren; two sisters: Jessie Henry of St. Louis and Pearl Boner of Terre Haute, IN

BROGDON, Robert Earl; b: 6Feb1900, Tennessee; d: 16Oct1978, Bellflower, CA; bu.: Bellflower, CA Area; m: Neva M. Henry on 23Aug1924 (place not stated); fa: Thomas W. Brogdon; mo: Elizabeth Fralix. Survived by his wife; these children: Ruth Morgan of Arlington, TN, Paul of Whitter, CA, Earl of Downey, CA, James of Memphis, TN, Doris Anaheim, CA, Loren of Paramount, CA, Lois Shoemaker of Semi Valley, CA, Marilyn Lillis of Commerce, CA; these sisters and brothers: Maude, Boston, Clarence F. and Ed, all of Jacksonville, and Annie McGlasson of Loves Park; 33 grand and 17 g-grandchildren. Preceded by a son.

BROGDON, Wayne Robert "Lefty"; b: 13Apr1920, Woodson, IL; d: 15Oct1989, Jacksonville, IL; bu.: Murrayville, IL; m: Helen Louise Deen on 6Oct1941 in Bowling Green, MO; fa: George Brogdon; mo: Blanche Hembrough. Resident of Murrayville. WWII Army & Air Force vet. Survived by his wife; a daughter: Mrs. John (Debbie)Byers of Murrayville; two grandchildren: Tonya and Michael Byers, both of Murrayville; and one brother: Maurice Brogdon of Jacksonville. Preceded by three brothers: Joe, George and Ivan; and one sister: Juanita Price.

BROKAW, Bryan; b: 12May1897, Pike Co., IL; d: 30Nov1989, Pittsfield, IL; bu.: Green Pond Cemetery, near Pearl, IL; m: Alta Turnbaugh on 1Sep1920 in Pike Co., IL; fa: Lionel Brokaw; mo: Adelia Hinham. Wife Preceded in death 30Apr1977. Survived by a son: Gawain Brokaw of Summer Hill; two daughters: Gwendolyn Johnson of Tucson, AZ, and Glenna Hillman of Pittsfield; five grand and 15 g-grandchildren; and three sisters: Pauline Moore of Gold beach, OR, Delite Kehoe of Covina, CA, and Ruby Echert of Washagual, Wash.

BROKAW, Esther Nancy (Grant); b: 15Mar1899, near Beardstown, IL; d: 21Nov1976, Laguna Hills, CA; bu.: Beardstown, IL; m: Frederick Brokaw (date and place not stated); fa: Samuel Grant; mo: Sarah Hager. Husband preceded in death. A former Arenzville, IL school teacher. Survived by three brothers: Charles of Arenzville, Samuel of Chapin and Freeman Grant of Canton; two sisters: Mrs. Norma Dixon of Perry and Miss Alma grant of Inglewood, CA Preceded by four brothers.

BROKAW, Thelma M. (McClintock); b: 28Dec1908, Martinsburg, IL; d: 24Feb1993, Pittsfield, IL; bu.: Summer Hill, IL; m: Dwight Brokaw on 28Oct1933 in Quincy, IL; fa: Arthur McClintock; mo: Grace James. Survived by her husband; a nephew: Gordon K. Lyman of Waverly, who was raised in the Brokaw home; a sister: Dale Claus of Pittsfield; a brother: Milburn McClintock of Pittsfield; two great-nieces; and a great-nephew. Preceded by her parents; five sisters: Mildred Willard, Vivian Fish, Eloise Sidwell, Barbara Zumwalt and one in infant; and two brothers: Arthur, Jr. and Merle McClintock.

BROMLEY, Frances (Sheehan); b: 17Jan1899, Woodson, IL; d: 27Mar1982, Jacksonville, Il; bu.: Calvary Cemetery, Jacksonville; m: Harold Bromley (date and place not stated); fa: Patrick Sheehan; mo: Catherine Murphy. Husband preceded in death. She was preceded in death by four brothers and two sisters.

BROMLEY, Joseph Franklin; b: (date not stated in newspeper)(16 Dec 1966), Hopkinsville, KY; d: 27Jan1987, Olathe, Kans; bu.: Olathe Kans.; fa: Charles Bromley; mo: (not stated in newspaper) (Shirley Johnson). A former resident of Jacksonville, IL; was 20 years of age at death. Survived by his parents; two sisters: Tawanna Bromley and Cheryl A. Banton; and a brother: Michael Bromley, all of Olathe; paternal grandparents: Mr & Mrs. Charles F. Bromley of Picher, OK. (Information added in italic was provided by a family member).

BRONSON, Helen Joyce (Carpenter); b: 1Nov1901, Neponset, IL; d: 31May1995, Jacksonville, IL; bu.: Fairlawn Cemetery, Decatur, IL; m: Russell Bronson on 14Jun1923 (place not stated); fa: Martin Carpenter; mo: Elizabeth (Lillie E.) Priestman. Husband preceded in death 7Aug1966. The last of her immediate family, she is survived by several nieces an nephews. Preceded by one daughter: Doris; four brothers: Dr. Ralph D. Carpenter, Dr. Howard G. Carpenter, Floyd Carpenter and Lloyd Carpenter; and one sister: Mrs. W. E. (Lois) Mansfield.

BROOKHART, Ruth A.; b: 20Apr1916, Casey, IL; d: 11Jun1993, Jacksonville, IL; bu.: Macedonia Cemetery, Casey, IL; fa: Homer Brookhart; mo: Goldie Shawver. Survived by one sister: Evelyn Shields of Mission, TX; and several nieces and nephews.

BROOKING, Virginia M. Denham (Pace); b: 7Aug1919, Liverpool, IL; d: 20May1996 Sierra Vista, AZ; bu.: Memorial Lawn Cemetery, Jacksonville Il.; m: Clarence N. Brooking (date and place not stated); fa: William Pace; mo: Elizabeth Trent. Resident of Sierra Vista, AZ Survived by her husband of Elfrida; two daughters: Sharon (husband, Bob) Selness of Coon Rapids, Minn., and Susan (husband, Tom) Cors of Sierra Vista, AZ; one son: David Denham of Springfield, OR; 14 grand and 10 g-grandchildren; two brothers: Henry Pace of Jacksonville and Paul Pace of Dallas, TX; and one sister: Lucille DeOrnellas of Jacksonville. Preceded by one son.

BROOKS, Abbie Mae (Hubbs); b: 27Sep1890, Greene Co., IL; d: 29Jun1982, Mt. Sterling Il.; bu.: family lot, Industry Cemetery, Industry, IL; m; Fred Thomas Brooks on 27Sep1909, Springfield, IL; fa: Johnathan Hubbs; mo: Cynthia Silkwood. Husband preceded in death 3Feb1953. Survived by one daughter: Mrs. Wilbur (Odessa) Reed of Peoria; one sister: Mrs. Sadie Briggs of Mt. Sterling; four grand, six g-grand and two g-g-grandchildren.

BROOKS, Alma L. (Wiggins); b: 25Mar1917, South Palmyra, IL; d: 21Jan1991, Carlinville, IL; bu. Oak Hill Cemetery, Palmyra, IL; m: Printus Brooks (date and place not stated); fa: Charles Wiggins; mo: Nellie Walk. Husband preceded in death 18Mar1981. Resident of Palmyra; formerly of Chesterfield. {No survivors listed}

BROOKS, Alta (Clark); b: 29Dec1904, Sadora, IL; d: 16Mar1979, Beardstown, IL; bu.: Bethel Cemetery, Beardstown, IL; m: Miles Brooks on 29Nov1921 in Havana, IL; fa: Allen H. Clark; mo: Arizona H. (surname not stated). Survived by her husband; a daughter: Mrs. Louis (Marjorie) Arenz of Orlando, FL; and three sons: Merle of Beardstown, Delbert of Bath and Floyd of Springfield; 18 grand and 19 g-grandchildren; these brothers and sisters: Winnie Clark of Petersburg, Mrs. Alice Lane of Kilbourne, Mrs. Marguerite Biggs of Forrest City, Mrs. Arizona Wooldridge of Peoria, and Mrs. Genevieve Grundler of Texas; and several nieces and nephews. Preceded by two sons: Wilford and Clifford; one brother; and two sisters.

BROOKS, Bessie R. (Fretueg); b: 15Apr1907, Schuyler Co., IL; d: 3Aug1984, Beardstown, IL; bu.: Herche Cemetery; m: Robert Brooks in 1921 at Virginia, IL; fa: Charles Fretueg; mo: Dessie (surname not stated). Husband preceded in death in October, 1970. A resident of Beardstown; formerly of Valley City. Survived by two daughters: Mrs. Peg Walters of Beardstown and Mrs. Ruby Schroder of Vista, CA; three sons: Charles Brooks of Griggsville, Robert Brooks of Valley City, and Gilbert Brooks of Perris, CA; 10 grand and seven g-grandchildren; two brothers: Roy Fretueg of Mt. Sterling and Francis Fretueg of Quincy; and three sisters: Mayra Kerr of Baylis, Mrs. June Bradley of Moline and Mrs. Gladys Wilcox of Frederick, IL Preceded by three children, two sisters and one brother.

BROOKS, Beulah A. (Gray); b: 8Jun1898, Schuyler Co., IL; d: 18Sep1986, Rushville, IL; bu.: Rushville, IL; m: Leslie Brooks on 14Jul1920 in Rushville, IL; fa: George Gray; mo: Cora Unger. Husband preceded in death 1Oct1976. Survived by two sons: Zane of Rushville and Gerald of St. Louis, MO; four grand, six g-grand and four g-g-grandchildren. Preceded by two brothers and two sisters.

BROOKS, Blanche E. (Clonninger); b: 6Nov1913, Pearl, IL; d: 7Oct1994, Carrollton, IL; bu.: Green Pond Cemetery, near Pearl, IL; m: James Melvin Brooks on 15Oct1930 in East Alton, IL; fa: Charles Albert Clonninger; mo: Blanche Opal Bristol. Husband preceded in death 1Oct1994. Resident of Roodhouse, IL Survived by four sons: James Albert Brooks of Woodburn, Harold Preston Brooks of Wood River, Melvin Eugene Brooks of Meredosia and Daniel Deon Brooks of Shipman; three daughters: Margie Gade of Alton, Jessie Gaffney of Roodhouse and Ruth Ann Smith of Arlington, TX; 26 grand, 50 g-grand and three g-g-grandchildren; one brother: Daniel Clonninger of MI; and two sisters: Mildred Gurley of Carrollton and Katherine Harrington of Jerseyville. Preceded by four brothers and three sisters.

BROOKS, Brittany Leigh; b: 15Nov1989, Quincy, IL; d: 15Nov1989, Quincy, IL; bu.: West Cemetery, Pittsfield, IL Survived by her parents of Pittsfield; a brother: Bret Lee Brooks II; paternal grandparents: Gilbert Brooks of Perris Calif., and Mary Alice Brooks of Raymore, MO; maternal grandparents: Ann McDowell of Baylis and Don McDowell of Alton; paternal great-grandparents: Jim and Mary Phillips of Valley City, CA, maternal great-grandmother: Addie Collins of Alton; and paternal great-great-grandmother: Leota M. Jones of Griggsville.

BROOKS, Carl; b: 4Jan1891, Schuyler Co., IL; d: 29Dec1979, Rushville, IL; bu.: Rushville, IL; m: Jennie Gray on 13Aug1913 (place not stated); fa: Alexander Brooks; mo: Sarah Chockley. Wife preceded in death in Nov1943. Survived by a son: Harold of Rushville; two grand and two g-grandchildren; a sister: Mrs. Nina Bedwell of Industry; and a brother: Jesse of Rushville. Preceded by a daughter: Esther Grimes; five brothers; and a sister.

BROOKS, Charles A.; b: 30Mar1924,Littleton, IL; d: 12Mar1989, Springfield, IL; m: Etta Cameransi on 22Feb1948 in Yuma, AZ; fa: Robert James Brooks; mo: Bessie Rosellen Fretuge. Resident of Griggsville, IL WWII Navy vet. Survived by his wife; two sisters: Mrs. Walter (Peggy) Waters of Beardstown and Mrs. John (Ruby) Schroeder of Vista, CA; two brothers: Robert of Griggsville and Gilbert of Paris, CA; a brother and sister-in-law: Mr. & Mrs. James G. Cameransi of Newark, Del.; and several nieces and nephews. Preceded by his parents; two brothers in infancy; and a sister in infancy.'

BROOKS, E. Leroy;b: 6Nov1913, Greene Co., IL; d: 22Apr1987, Carrollton, IL; bu.: Carter Cemetery, Carrollton, IL; m: Lucy Reese in 1952 in Pittsfield, IL; fa: Charles Brooks; mo: Cora Sturmon. WWII Army vet. Survived by his wife; a stepson: Don Reese of Colorado; five step-grand and five great-step-grandchildren; two sisters: Gladys Voiles and Dorothy Tuey, both of Carrollton; and three brothers: Loren of Alton, Eugene of Quincy and Harry Brooks of Carrollton. Preceded by three brothers and two sisters.

BROOKS, Earl Leroy; b: (not stated); d: 26Jul1991, Tampa, FL; bu.: Carman Cemetery, Stronghurst, IL; m: Betty (surname and date/place of marriage not stated); fa & mo: (not stated). Resident of New Port Richey, FL; formerly of Stronghurst; was 60 years of age at death. Air Force vet. Survived by his wife of New Port Richey, FL; four sons: Joe Brooks of Jacksonville, Mark Brooks of Charleston, Mike Brooks of Ft. Madison, Iowa and Doug Brooks of Lomax; one brother: Jerry Brooks of Woodland Hills, CA; two sisters: Helen Irene Dadante of Tarzana, CA, and Kay Raby of Moline; and nine grandchildren.

BROOKS, Everett Joseph; b: 2Jun1922, Madison, Maine; d: 3Dec1990, rural Jacksonville, IL; bu.: Woodwreath Cemetery, Island Grove, IL; m: Shirley Knuckey on 14Aug1943 in Springfield, IL; fa: William A. Brooks; mo; Irene Withee. WWII Army vet. Survived by his wife; a daughter: Kathleen Brooks-Jurgens and her husband, Richard, both of Peoria; a son: Danny Brooks of Jacksonville; two grandchildren: Erik Jurgens of Peoria and Spencer Brooks of Jacksonville; a brother: Arnold Brooks of Wilton, Maine; a sister: Mrs. George (Marion) Gardner of Bradenton, FL; and several nieces and nephews. Preceded by a brother: William A. Brooks, Jr.

BROOKS, Elmer H.; b: 3Jan1909, Fredonia, Indiana; d: 5Mar1976, Jacksonville, IL; bu.: Diamond Grove Cemetery, Jacksonville; m: Frances Joy Carter on 20Jul1939 (place not stated); fa: Hiram E. Brooks; mo: Bertha East. Vet. Survived by his wife; three sisters: Mrs. Frank (Thelma) Watson of Orleans, Indiana, Mrs. Charles (Rose) Morris of Jacksonville, and Mrs. Thad (Ruth) Ruby of Laplace, IL; and one brother: Audry Lyman Brooks of Oconee, IL Preceded by one brother; Albert.

BROOKS, Floyd E.; b: 1Nov1922, Mason Co., IL; d: 4Dec1994, Springfield, IL; bu.: Bethel Cemetery, Mason Co., IL; m: Ethel L. Miller on 22Aug1965 in Decatur, IL; fa: Miles William Brooks; mo: Alta M. Clark. Resident of Divernon, IL Survived by his wife; two sons: Arthur of Benson and Floyd, Jr. of Peoria; five daughters: Mrs. Dennis (Janet) Meinhold of Benson, Mrs. Fred (Frances) Allen of Minonk, Mrs. William (Jami) Roberson of Peoria, Mrs. Paul (Kathy) Harms of Benson and Melanie Urbanowicz of Lincoln; two brothers: Delbert J. Brooks of Kilbourne and Melvin M. Brooks of Beardstown; a sister: Marjorie Bernice Arenz of Orlando, FL; 21 grand and 8 g-grandchildren; 10 nieces and nephews; three aunts; and one uncle. Preceded by two brothers: Clifford and Wilford Brooks.

BROOKS, Frances C. (Carter); b: 14Nov1911, Jacksonville, IL; d: 17Nov1984, Jacksonville, IL; bu.: Diamond Grove Cemetery, Jacksonville; ;m: Elmer H. Brooks on 20Jul1939 in Keokuk, Iowa; fa: Sylvester Carter; mo: Annie Hopper. Husband preceded in death 5Mar1976. Survived by one sister: Mrs. Ray (Mildred) Shanle of Jacksonville; and one brother: Herbert Carter of Harrisonville, MO

BROOKS, Harry "Beanie"; b: 11Aug1916, Greene Co., IL; d: 4Oct1987, Carrollton, IL; bu.: Mt. Gilead, IL; fa: Charles Brooks; mo: Cora Sturmon. Survived by two sisters: Mrs. Gladys Voiles and Mrs. Vincent (Dorothy) Tuey, both of Carrollton; two brothers: Loren of Alton and Eugene of Quincy.

BROOKS, Helen Ann (Johnson); b: 23Nov1898, New Franklin, MO; d: 5May1989, Jacksonville, IL; bu.: Mt. Pleasant Cemetery, New Franklin, MO; m: Roscoe A. Brooks (date and place not stated); fa: Robert Johnson; mo: Mary McLachan. Husband preceded in death in 1968. Survived by two sons: Dr. Robert A. Brooks of Bowling Green, MO, and John D. Brooks of Jacksonville; and five grandchildren.

BROOKS, Ivan; b: 23Jun1904, Chesterfield, IL; d: 4Sep1977, Clarion, Penn.; bu.: Rose Hill Cemetery, Greenfield, IL; m: Helen Mae Stanton on 25Sep1925 (place not stated); fa: James B. Brooks; mo: Laura Belle Brannan. Survived by his wife; two sisters: Mrs. Kenneth Roller of Carlinville and Mrs. Paul McAfee of Shipman; and four brothers: Glen of Medora, Prentice and James of Chesterfield and Joseph of Streator.

BROOKS, James J.; b: 8Dec1898, Green Valley, IL; d: 16Oct1989, Peoria, IL; bu.: Bethel Cemetery, Chandlerville, IL; m: 1) Elsie Nall (date and place not stated); and 2) Valanta St. Clair on 3Jan1976 in East Peoria, IL; fa: William Brooks; mo: Flora Summers. 1st wife preceded in death 15May1975. A resident of Washington Co.; formerly of Cass Co., IL Survived by his wife; a son: William C. brooks of Germantown Hills; three daughters: Mrs. Pauline Loeffler of Spring Bay, Mrs. Howard (Mildred) Leverton of Rushville and Mrs. Frank (Maurene) Roberts of Hanna City; three step-sons: Thomas Stear of Peoria Hts., Gerald St. Clair of Peoria and Robert St. Clair of Nickerson, KS; and five step-daughters: Mrs. John (Helen) Wierschem of Olympia, MO, Mrs. Donald (Patsy) Forden of East Peoria, Mrs. James (Lois) Wright of Bartonville, Mrs. Richard (Mary) Lee of Peoria and Mrs. Tom (Beverly) Snyder of Tremont; 7 grand, 30 step-grand, 15 g-grand, 48 step-great-grand and 3 g-g-grandchildren; a brother: Miles Brooks of Kilbourne; and a sister: Mrs. Blanche Bennett of Havana.

BROOKS, James Melvin; b: 13Apr1912, Ethel, Miss.; d: 2Oct1994, Roodhouse, IL; bu.: Green Pond Cemetery, near Pearl, IL; m: Blanche E. Clonninger on 15Oct1930 in East Alton, IL; fa: James Jesse Brooks; mo: Eula Lee Brown. Survived by his wife; four sons: James Albert Brooks of Woodburn, Harold Preston Brooks of Wood River, Melvin Eugene Brooks of Meredosia and Daniel Deon Brooks of Shipman; three daughters: Margie Gade of Alton, Jessie Gaffney of Roodhouse and Ruth Ann Smith of Arlington, TX; 26 grand, 50 g-grand and three g-g-grandchildren. Preceded by a brother: William V. Brooks.

BROOKS, Louis "Curly"; b: 27Jun1920, Greene Co., IL; d: 17Oct1983, Carrollton, IL; bu.: Oak Grove Cemetery, Jerseyville, IL; m: Dorothy Jewsbury on 29Apr1967 in St. Louis, MO; fa: Charles Brooks; mo: Cora Sturmon. Survived by his wife; two sisters: Mrs. Gladys Voiles and Mrs. Vincent (Dorothy) Tuey of Carrollton; and four brothers: Leroy and Harry of Carrollton, Loren of Alton, and Eugene of Quincy.

BROOKS, Marvell (Talley); b: 1Jan1913, Greene Co., IL; d: 14Feb1987, St. Louis Co.; bu.: Oak Grove Cemetery, Jerseyville, IL; m: Vernon Brooks (date and place not stated); fa: George Talley; mo: Gertrude Parker. Husband preceded in death 13Sep1967. Resident of Kane, IL Survived by two sons: Sonny Brooks and Bob Brooks, both of Kane; four daughters: Leola Stone and Diana Hammon, both of Roodhouse, and Ida Kallal and Juanita Kallal, both of Kane; 23 grand and 24 g-grandchildren; eight sisters: Armeda Dunham of Dow, Lola Dunham, Vivian Akers and Beatrice Ebker, all of Jerseyville, Eileen Tollinson of Granite City, Wilma Griffin of the state of Washington, Delores Stone of Fieldon and Frances Crumley of Alton; and two brothers: George "June" Talley of Fieldon and Charles Talley of Alton.

BROOKS, Miles David; b: 17Oct1995, Jacksonville, IL; d: 17Oct1995, Jacksonville, IL; bu.: Beardstown, IL; fa: Miles Brooks; mo: Whitney Valente. Survived by his parents of Beardstown; maternal grandparents: Dave and Debbie Valente of Beardstown; paternal grandparents: Merle and Marsha Brooks of Beardstown; maternal g-g-grandmother: Mattie Fouts of Beardstown; and several aunts and uncles.

BROOKS, Mary Lou (Kennison); b: 8Sep1935, Springfield, IL; d: 8Jan1992, Springfield, IL; bu.: Calvary Cemetery, Springfield, IL; m; (not stated); fa: Robert Kennison; mo: Mary Margaret Crowley. Survived by her parents; three daughters: Mary Lynn Spain of Springfield, Renee Richno of San Antonio, TX, and Marge Lemme of Springfield; one son: John Richno of Springfield; seven grandchildren; one brother: Lt. Col. Robert Kennison of Irapauto, Mexico; and several nieces and nephews.

BROOKS, Mildred (Allen); b: 26Apr1908, Perry, IL; d: 13Oct1993, Pittsfield, IL; bu.: McCord Cemetery, Perry, IL; m: James Ross Brooks on 26Dec1933 in Springfield, IL; fa: Charles H. Allen; mo: Nellie Blye Cryder. Husband preceded in death in 1965. Resident of Perry. Survived by one son: Ross Allen Brooks of Downers Grove; three grandchildren; and one sister: Nadine Vertrees of Griggsville. Preceded by one brother: Herbert Allen, Sr.

BROOKS, Miles William; b: 8Sep1902, Manito, IL; d: 9Jan1994, Mason City, IL; bu.: Bethel Cemetery, Mason Co., IL; m: Alta Margretta Clark (date and place not stated); fa: William David Brook; mo: Flora May Summers. Wife preceded in death 17May1979. Resident of Kilbourne, IL Survived by three sons: Delbert J. of Kilbourne, Floyd E. of Divernon and Melvin M. of Beardstown; one daughter: Marjorie B. Arenz of Orlando, FL; 18 grand and 37 g-grandchildren; and numerous nieces and nephews. Preceded by two sons: Clifford L. and Wilford E.; one brother; and two sisters.

BROOKS, Norman H.; b: 9Oct1908, Greene Co., IL; d: 19Jun1981, St. Louis, MO; bu.: Carrollton, IL; m: Lola Linn on 10Jan1931 in Shipman, IL; fa: Henry B. Brooks; mo: Tina Reno. Resident of Carrollton, IL Survived by his wife; a daughter: Mrs. Myrle (Ruth Ann) Gilbert of Greenfield; five sons: Henry Brooks of Carrollton, Wayne Brooks of Centralia, Delbert Brooks of Austerburg, Robert Brooks of St. Louis and Louis Brooks of Davenport, Iowa; 13 grand and two g-grandchildren; a sister: Mary Brooks of Kane.

BROOKS, Pearl (Shamblin) Shelton; b: 28Jan1896, KY; d: 11Jan1978, Rushville, IL; bu.: Beardstown, IL; m: 1) George Shelton on 3Aug1913 in Brookport, IL; and 2) Jesse Brooks on 10Nov1977 in Rushville, IL; fa: Elick Shamblin; mo: Cora Williams. 1st husband preceded in death. Survived by her husband of Snyder Nursing Home, Rushville, IL; a daughter and one son: Mrs. Glen (Vern) Davis of Virginia and George Shelton of San Diego, CA; two step-daughters: Mrs. Jewel Conley of Metropolis, IL, and Mrs. Dorothy Minier of Kissimmee, FL; 16 grand and 8 g-grandchildren; and one sister: Mrs. Hester Becker of Peoria. Preceded in death by one daughter.

BROOKS, Ralph; b: 13Sep1922, Cuba, IL; d: 10Jan1986, near Beardstown, IL; bu.: Maryville Cemetery, Bryant, IL; m: 1) Mildred Jean (surname and date/place of marriage not stated); and 2) Alberta Brown on 31Jul1966 (place not stated); fa: Glen Brooks; mo: Jessie Howarth. Air Force vet. Survived by his wife; five daughters: Theresa Sealock of Macomb, Glenna Battiato of Champaign, Ruth Ann Fluke of Monmouth, Rita Hofer of Rock Island and Cheryl Brooks of Bushnell; two sons: Darrell of CA and Robert of Bushnell; two step-daughters: Phyllis Michaels of Beardstown and Rose Marie Hall of Raleigh; three brothers: James of Cuba, Kile of Bryant and Glen of Herman; four sisters: Cora Howarter of Cuba, Gleanessa Russo and Ola Irene Adcock, both of Abingdon, and Anna Mae Pringle of Canton; 13 grand and five step-grandchildren. Preceded by a wife: Mildred Jean; one son: Roger; and one sister: Mary Lee.

BROOKS, Ralph R.; b: 13Aug1901, Auburn, IL; d: 11Apr1990, Auburn, IL; bu.: Auburn, IL;m: Helen Marie Blakey on 4Mar1933 in Auburn I.; fa: Barry Brooks; mo: Maude Ogg. Survived by his wife; two daughters: Mrs. Charles (Janice) Whited of Jacksonville and Mrs. Al (Jo Ann) Westburg of Crookston, Minn.; two sons: Jerry R. Brooks of Auburn and Jann Brooks of Lake Tahoe, Nev.; seven grand and eight g-grandchildren; and a brother: Wayne Brooks of Auburn.

BROOKS, Robert F.; b: 19May1929, Ruble, MO; d: 23Aug1981, Time, IL; bu.: Douglas Cemetery, near Milton, IL; m: Ella K. Stewart on 17Mar1957 in Jefferson City, MO; fa: James Henry Brooks; mo Lucinda McAllister. Served as mayor of Time, IL since 1978. Survived by his wife; two sons: R. Eugene Penn of Manchester, MO, and Walter R. Brooks of Seattle, Wash.; two daughters: Mrs. Ellen Walker and Kathryn Brooks of Time; five grandchildren; five sisters: Lizzie Johnson of Des Arc, MO, Nellie Darden, Lena Carn and Evelyn Branson of Piedmont, MO, and Estella Cruse of Eureka, MO; four brothers: John H., Melvin and Elmer of Des Arc, and Douglas of Lake Villa. Preceded by a brother and a sister.

BROOKS, Walford E. "Will"; b: 14Apr1934, Beardstown, IL; d: 15Aug1977, Springfield, IL; bu.: Beardstown, IL; m: Lee Ann Spoon on 22May1954 in Beardstown, IL; fa: Miles Brooks; mo: Alta Clark. Resident of Beardstown, IL Illinois National Guard vet. Survived by his wife; his parents of rural Chandlerville; two children: Brent Eugene, at home, and Mrs. Danny (Beth) Miller of Beardstown; one grandchild; and these brothers and sisters: Merle Brooks of Beardstown, Delbert Brooks of Bath, Floyd Brooks of Springfield and Mrs. Margie Arenz of Orlando, FL Preceded by one brother.

BROOKS, Wayne L.; b: 27May1925, Detroit, MI; d: 21Mar1982, Springfield, IL;bu.: Griggsville, IL; m: Elsie Givens on 25Jan1965 in Charleston, IL; fa: Elwood Brooks; mo: Vivian Sarver. Resident of Griggsville and Peoria. WWII and Korean War vet. Survived by his wife; five daughters: Terry Brooks of Peoria, Monica Brooks of Owaneco, Karen Brooks, Mrs. Peggy Salmon and Mrs. Diana Harris, all of Springfield; two sons: Bryan Brooks of Pawnee and Gary Brooks of Olathe, KS; seven grandchildren; two sisters: Mrs. Kathy Lawson of Mossville and Mrs. Della Johnson of Peoria; three brothers: Donald of Bartonville, Richard of Spring Bay, and Herman Brooks of Peoria. Preceded by a brother.

BROOKS, William D.: b: 15Nov1930, Roodhouse, IL; d: 21Jun1986, Memphis, TN; bu.: Fernwood Cemetery, Roodhouse, IL; m: Joann D. Whitney on 27Apr1951 in Roodhouse, IL; fa: Vaughn Stultz; mo: Mary Brooks. Resident of Chesterfield, MO. Korean War Air Force vet. Survived by his wife; his parents of Springfield; a son: Michael Brooks of Tampa, FL; two daughters: Carol Brooks of San Diego, CA, and Mrs. George (Cathy) Kiriakos of Chatham; a grandson: Andrew Brooks. Preceded by a son.

BROOKS, William L, Sr.; b: 6Sep1930, Goodland, MO; d: 7Feb1995, near Springfield, IL; bu.: (not stated); m: Jean Turnbough on 19Jun1954 in Caledonia, MO; fa: William Albert Brooks; mo: Essie Hill. Resident of Springfield, IL Korean War Marine Corps vet. Survived by his wife; one son: William L. Brooks, Jr. of Springfield; three brothers: Sam Brooks of St. Louis, Herman Brooks of West Palm Beach, FL, and Claude Brooks of Arizona; one sister: Mrs. Harmon (Ruby) Crocker of Caledonia, MO; and several nieces and nephews. Preceded by one brother and one sister.

BROSIE, George; b: 24Apr1891, Calhoun Co., IL; d: 4Nov1982, Pittsfield, IL; bu.: Crescent Heights Cemetery, Pleasant Hill, IL; m: Pearl (surname and date/place of marriage not stated); fa: Fred Brosie; mo: Elizabeth Kemp. Resident of Pleasant Hill, IL Survived by his wife; one son: Burdette Brosie of Pleasant Hill; and three grandchildren. Preceded by two brothers and three sisters.

BROSMITH, William; b: (not stated); d: 24Oct1990, Pompano Beach, FL; bu.: (not stated); m: Nancy C. (surname and date/place of marriage not stated); fa & mo: (not stated). Resident of Pompano Beach, FL; was 64 years of age at death. WWII Army vet. Survived by his wife; two daughters: Susan Brosmith of Jacksonville and Kathleen Brosmith of Deerfield; two sons: Allan of Mundelein and Phillip of Denver, CO; two brothers: Bert of Pound Ridge, NY and Robert of Glastonbury, Conn.; and a sister: Mrs. Alana Carty of Brookfield, Conn.

BROTHERTON, Glenna L. (Wilson); b: 14May1898, Griggsville, IL; d: 20Oct1991, Pittsfield, IL; bu.: Mound Prairie Cemetery, Beverly, IL; m: Harry A. Brotherton on 14Jan1922 in Jacksonville, IL; fa: John Wilson; mo: Maude Bowering. Resident of Barry, IL Husband preceded in death 27Oct1967. Survived by a daughter: Barbara Newman of Barry; two sons: Max and Richard Brotherton, both of Quincy; 11 grand and 16 g-grandchildren and one g-g-grandchild. Preceded by two sons: John and Gary Brotherton; a sister; and a great-grandchild.

BROWER, Clara (Fletcher) Boggs; b: 31May1900, Jacksonville, IL; d: 8Apr1978, Jacksonville, IL; bu.: Diamond Grove Cemetery, Jacksonville; m: 1) William Boggs in 1926; and 2) James Brower on 1Aug1941 (places not stated); fa: Thomas Fletcher; mo: Fannie Norton. Survived by her husband; a son from her first marriage: Benny Boggs of Ojai, CA; four grandchildren: Monica, Michael, Mary and Daniel Boggs; a brother: Charles F. Fletcher of Aurora; and a half-sister: Nellie Fletcher of Modesto. Preceded by a half-brother.

BROWER, James L.; b: 28May1913, Wellsville, MO; d: 14Apr1990, Jacksonville, IL; bu.: Diamond Grove Cemetery, Jacksonville; m: 1) Clara May Fletcher Boggs on 2Aug1941; and 2) Ruth Ingram on 25Apr1979 (places not stated); fa: Matthew Brower; mo: Bessie Gibson. 1st wife preceded in death in 1978. Resident of Chandlerville; formerly of Jacksonville. Survived by his wife; two step-sons: Charles Birdsell of Chandlerville and Ben Boggs of Ojai, CA; a niece: Margaret Forbes of Aurora; and several grand-nieces and grand-nephews. Preceded by one sister and one niece.

BROWN, Adeline B. (Brubaker); b: 22Nov1908, St. Louis, MO; d: 15Dec1979, Jacksonville, IL; bu.: Woodwreath Cemetery, Island Grove, IL; m: E. Warfield Brown (date and place not stated); fa: Hurbert Lee Brubaker; mo: Jessie Hurt. Survived by her husband; two children: Mrs. Paul (Virginia) Yeaton of Portland, OR, and Edward W. Brown III of Leland Lake, Jacksonville; six grandchildren: Ann Helen and Katherine Yeaton and Elizabeth, Teddy and Sarah Brown.

BROWN, Almon J. "Brownie"; b: 12Feb1913, Warrensburg, MO; d: 22Oct1984, Jacksonville, IL; bu.: East Cemetery, Jacksonville; m: Edith Watson on 26Mar1946 in Jacksonville; fa: Walter Brown; mo: Mary McKeel. WWII vet. Survived by his wife; two daughters: Mrs. Carl (Nancy) Randall of Jacksonville and Mrs. Robert (Lori) McVey of Laredo, Texas; one step-daughter: Mrs. Warren (Sue) Moss; and one step-son: Herb L. Hogan, both of Jacksonville; one grandchild; nine step-grandchildren; ten step-great-grandchildren; and one brother: Ben Brown of Chattary, Wash.

BROWN, Alvena (Waggner); b: (not stated); d: 9Oct1981, Bethalto, IL; bu.; (not stated); m: Edward B. Brown (date and place not stated); fa & mo: (not stated). Survived by her husband of Bethalto; four children; and a brother: John Waggner of New York.

BROWN, Anna Grace (Martin) Anderson; b: 7Mar1899, Sims, IL; d: 31Oct1984, Pittsfield, IL; bu.: Griggsville, IL; m: 1) John Anderson in Oct, 1917; and 2) Everett E. Brown in Aug, 1955 (places not stated); fa: William T. Martin; mo: Sarah Elizabeth Palfreeman. 1st husband preceded in death in Oct, 1941; 2nd in July, 1971. Resident of Griggsville. Survived by a daughter: Mrs. Cecil (Kathryn) Brown of Griggsville; two sons: Harland Anderson of Griggsville and Morris Anderson of Fulton, MO; six grand, eight g-grand, and several step-grandchildren; six step-daughters; three step-sons; and one sister: Mrs. Carrie Robinson of Cave-In-Rock, IL Preceded by eight brothers.

BROWN, Anna Margaret (Grisby); b: 13Jun1921, Jacksonville, IL; d: 17Jan1994, Rock Island, IL; bu.: Chippiannock Cemetery, Rock Island, IL; m: Arthur Brown on 11Dec1950 in Rock Island, IL; fa: Booker Grisby; mo: Flossie Majors. Survived by her husband; one sister: Mary Williams of Jacksonville; five sisters-in-law, including Mildred Taggart of Rock Island; four brothers-in-law; and several nieces and nephews.

BROWN, Arthur E.; b: 12Apr1927, Jacksonville, IL; d: 4Oct1978, Peoria, IL; bu.: (not stated); m: Betty Watson on 9Nov1947 in Jacksonville; fa: David Brown; mo: Jessie May Daggett. WWII Navy vet. Survived by his wife; one daughter: Mrs. Steve (Brenda) Hufford of Peoria; two brothers: John of Jacksonville and Dick of St. Louis; one sister: Mrs. Floyd (Ann) Sample of Jacksonville. Preceded by a son: Terry Lee, killed in Vietnam; and a sister and brother.

BROWN, Basil G. "Brownie"; b: 16Nov1917, Glasgow, IL; d: 8May1995, San Benito, TX; bu.: Walnut Ridge Cemetery, Virginia, IL; m: Betty Griffin (date and place not stated); fa: Frank Brown; mo: Mary Mae Cumby. A former resident of Virginia and Peoria, IL Vet. Survived by his wife; two sons: Gordon Brown of San Diego, CA, and David Brown of Creve Coeur; a daughter: Mrs. Robert (Brenda) Peacock of Creve Coeur; seven grand and four step-grandchildren; one g-grandchild; a brother: Walter Brown of Ashland; and several nieces and nephews. Preceded by three brothers and two sisters.

BROWN, Berth (Butterfield); b: 8Jun1893, Griggsville, IL; d: 16Apr1979, Griggsville, IL; bu.: Griggsville, IL; m: Henry Brown on 7Oct1917 in Griggsville, IL; m: Henry Brown on 6Oct1917 in Griggsville, IL; fa: Roger Butterfield; mo: Amelia Reeves. Husband preceded in death in March, 1958. Survived by a daughter: Miss Dorothy Brown of Griggsville; three sons: Robert K. of Liberty and Shirley and Donald, both of Griggsville; eight grand and four g-grandchildren

BROWN, Blanche Coriene (Phillips); b: 11Dec1907, Jacksonville, IL; d: 4Nov1984, Jacksonville; bu.: Diamond Grove Cemetery, Jacksonville; m: Earl Brown on 11Ot1926 (place not stated); fa: John Phillips; mo: Elizabeth Belchey. Husband preceded in death 1May1967. Survived by one son: Robert E. Brown of rural Jacksonville; three daughters: Mrs. Roy (Doris) Robinson of Jacksonville, Mrs. Marvin (Kay) Sorril of rural Jacksonville, and Mrs. Albert (Janet) Sullivan of Jacksonville; 11 grand and nine g-grandchildren. Preceded by two sisters and one grandchild.

BROWN, Bonnie Rae (Brocksieck); b: 1Dec1940, Beardstown, IL; d: 5Oct1996, Avon Park, FL; bu.: Rushville, IL; m: Mark Brown (date and place not stated); fa: Raymond Brocksieck; mo: Melba Lobb. A former resident of Rushville. Survived by her husband; her mother of Rushville; one daughter: Mrs. Ken (Marsha Cox) McBrayer of New York City; one sister: Mrs. Dean (Marla) Spencer of Alsey; one brother: John Brocksieck of Washington, IL; one aunt; and several nieces and nephews.

BROWN, Brent Michael Keith; b: 24Jul1989, Jacksonville, IL; d: 25Jul1989, Springfield, IL; bu.: East Cemetery, Waverly, IL; fa: Rodney Keith Brown; mo: Dena Rae Merriman. Survived by his parents of Jacksonville; the following grandparents: Carolyn Miner of Jacksonville, Mr. & Mrs. Steve Irving of Chapin and Tony Brown of Jacksonville.

BROWN, Catherine Ann (Matti); b: 7Apr1925 (place not stated); d: 13Aug1988, Raymond, IL; bu.: (not stated); m: Elmer B. Brown on 28Dec1946 in Raymond, IL; fa: Ben Matti; mo: Anna Kellenberger. Survived by her husband; one daughter: Mrs. Bruce (Connie) Molohon of Jacksonville; four sons: Harlan J. of Farmersville, David E. of Morrisonville, Thomas L. of Raymond and Richard J. of Harvel; six grandchildren; two sisters: Verna Weitikamp of Harvel and Mildred Hartlieb of Pana; and one brother: Bernard Matti of Litchfield. Preceded by an infant daughter: Mary Ellen.

BROWN, Charles; b: (date not stated), Fulton, MO; d: 7Dec1978, Seattle, Wash.; bu.: Seattle, Wash; m: (not stated); fa & mo: (not stated). Survived by his wife, Evelyn; three children: Mrs. Dola Robinson, Rev. Abe Brown and Mrs. John (Ruth) Norton, all of Jacksonville; one brother and one sister, both of MO; several grand, g-grandchildren; nieces and nephews.

BROWN, Charles E.: b: 16Nov1913, Donnellson, IL; d: 25Dec1990, Alton, IL; bu.: Walkerville, IL; m: Virginia S. Weason on 16Jun1943 in St. Charles, MO; fa Leroy Brown; mo: Della M. Howard. Wife preceded in death 11May1985. Resident of Godfrey; formerly of Walkerville. Survived by one sister: Luretta Stiritz of Arcadia, MO; and several nieces and nephews. Preceded by two brothers: James and John; and one sister: Lucille.

BROWN, Charles G.; b: 2Aug1907, Burkesville, KY; d: 14Jul1976, Jacksonville, IL; bu.: Walnut Ridge Cemetery, Virginia, IL; m: Ada Taylor (date and place not stated); fa: James Brown; mo: Harriet Harris. A resident of Virginia, IL Survived by his wife; three sons: Charles E. of Jacksonville and Owen L. and Lynn A., both of Virginia; a daughter: Ina Trenter of Virginia; a sister: Mrs. Cassie Carey of Burkesville, KY; 12 grandchildren; and a great-grandchild. Preceded by six brothers.

BROWN, Charles Lester "Les"; b: 8May1934, Keithsburg, IL; d: 23May1996, New Port Richey, FL; bu.: Trinity Memorial Gardens, New Port Richey, FL; m: Terri (surname and date/place of marriage not stated); fa: Chester Charles Brown; mo: Mayme Gladys Cole. Survived by his wife; two sons: Craig Brown of Havelock, NC and Adam Brown of New Port Rickey; three daughters: Letha Murray of San Miguel, CA, Sherry Cox of Greenwich, Conn, and Amy Brown of New Port Richey; three brothers: Lyle Brown of Monmouth, Max Brown of Hillsboro, OR And Fred Brown of Hendersonville, NC; one sister: Doris Hutchcraft of Jacksonville; and two grandchildren.

BROWN, Charles W.; b: 31Jan1913, Griggsville, IL; d: 27Nov1981, Camp Point, IL; bu.: Griggsville, IL; m: Ruby M. Cook on 24Oct1937 in Griggsville, IL.; fa: Louis R. Brown; mo: Elsie Todd. Survived by his wife; four sons: Rodney of Springfield, Charles L. of Chambersburg and Ken and Joe, both of Pittsfield; five grand and two g-grandchildren; and a sister: Mrs. Herb (Edna) Jennings of Timewell. Preceded by two brothers; and two sisters.

BROWN, Charles White; b: 8Jun1903, Perry, IL; d: 5Jun1990, Quincy, IL; bu.: McCord Cemetery, Perry, IL; m: Margaret Brooks on 7Aug1951 in Iowa; fa: Frank Brown; mo: Laura B. Allen. Wife preceded in death in Nov, 1983. Resident of Quincy; formerly of Perry. Survived by one brother: Paul Cleveland Brown; and one nephew: Vance Eugene Brown, both of Corvallis, OR; two grand-nephews; one grand-niece; an done great-grandniece, all of Oregon; as well as several other nieces, nephews and cousins. Preceded by one sister: Mary Ellen Fieker.

BROWN, Chester Charles; b: (not stated); d: 16Mar1989, Jacksonville, IL; bu.: Greenwood Cemetery, Keithsburg, IL; m: 1) Mamie Gladys Cole in 1932 (place not stated): and 2) Pearl (surname and date/place of marriage not stated); fa: Charles William Brown; mo: Ethel Doak. 1st wife preceded in death in August, 1985. Survived by his wife of Gallup, N.M.; a daughter: Doris Hutchcraft of Jacksonville; four sons: Melvin Max Brown of Hillsboro, OR, Fred Alvin Brown of Oldsmar, FL, and twins: Clinton Lyle Brown of Monmouth and Charles Lester Brown of Clearwater, FL; 12 grand, 4 step-grand and 9 great-step-grandchildren.

BROWN, Christopher M.; b: 12Aug1978, Jacksonville, IL; d: 27Jul1990, Jacksonville, IL; bu.: East Cemetery, Jacksonville; fa: Ernest "Rocky" Wilson; mo: Joyce Brown. Survived by his mother; his father; one brother: Marcus Brown; and one sister: Regina Brown, both at home; three half-brothers: Kregg Johnson, Kyle Johnson and Rocky Johnson, all of Jacksonville; one half-sister: Tashia Johnson of Jacksonville; his maternal grandmother: Delores L. Brown of Jacksonville; his paternal grandparents: Charlotte and Ernie Wilson of Jacksonville; and numerous aunts and uncles.

BROWN, Clara Agnes (Zachary) Hoena; b: 26Sep1922, Scott Co., IL; d: 12Dec1987, Mesa, AZ; bu.: Arizona; m: 1) Leroy Hoena in 1943; and2) Homer Brown in 1984 (places not stated); fa: Harold Zachary; mo: Margaret Hoover. 1st husband preceded in death in 1943 2nd died in 1986. A former resident of rural Winchester, IL Survived by her mother: Margaret Hoover Zachary of rural Winchester; a daughter: Karen; two grandchildren; and a sister: Mrs. Bill (Jeanne) Hart of Jacksonville. Preceded by her father; one son: Gerald; and one brother: Sam.

BROWN, Clarence "Deac"; b: 26Aug1915, Beardstown, IL; d: 13Dec1982, Beardstown, IL; bu.: Beardstown; m: Eva M. Martin (date and place not stated); fa: Oscar W. Brown; mo: O'Delle Elizabeth Hall. Survived by his wife; two daughters: Nancy Lyons of Evergreen, CO, and Cathy Carr of Litchfield; a sister: Maxine Wiggins of Beardstown; a brother: Robert of Key Largo, FL; and four grandsons.

BROWN, Clarence W.; b: 16Apr1919, Jacksonville, IL; d: 19Jun1988, Streator, IL; bu.: East Cemetery, Jacksonville; m: Mary Cooper on 16Jul1963 in Jacksonville; fa: David E. Brown; mo: Rose Zetta Clay. A former resident of Jacksonville. Survived by his wife; three step-sons: Richard Sieber of Joliet and Charles Sieber and Douglas Ferry, both of Streator; a brother: Otto Brown of Meredosia; two sisters: Mrs. Lawrence (Bessie) Rhoades of Jacksonville and Mrs. Katherine McGlasson of Versailles; and several nieces and nephews. Preceded by a brother and a sister.

BROWN, D. Ernest; b: 11Aug1907, near Thebes, IL; d: 14Aug1992, Havana, IL; bu.: Fairview Cemetery, Mason Co., IL; m: Eula Danie on 25Aug1932 (place not stated); fa: David Brown; mo: Elizabeth (surname not stated). Resident of rural Chandlerville, IL Survived by his wife; one brother: Virgil Brown of Pontiac; two nieces and four nephews.

BROWN, Dale L.; b: 6May1923, Plainville, IL; d: 6Sep1994, Quincy, IL; bu.: Shilo Cemetery, Plainville, IL; m: Mary Young on 23Jun1941 in Palmyra, IL; fa: Paul Brown; mo: Elsie Crim. Resident of Barry, IL WWII Navy vet. Survived by his wife; four sons: Lester, Paul and Edwin Brown of Barry, and Owen Brown of Quincy; one daughter: Mrs. Steve (Elsie) Neese of Quincy; a brother: Jack Brown of Barry; two sisters: Mrs. Robert (Palmer) Phillips of Barry and Mrs. Rubin (Darlene) Bigger of Quincy; 19 grand and 20 g-grandchildren. Preceded by his parents; two brothers: Fay and Gerald Brown; and h is step-mother: Leona (Camel) Brown.

BROWN, Daisy (Lawson); b: 25Jan1887, Scott Co., IL; d: 25Feb1982, Winchester, IL; bu.: (not stated); m: Thomas W. Brown (date and place not stated); fa: John Lawson; mo: Melissa Mains. Husband preceded in death in 1939. Survived by three daughters: Mrs. Virginia Green of Woodson, Mrs. Frank (Alice) Harris and Mrs. Don (Jessie) Colclasure, both of Jacksonville; two sons: Thomas L. Brown of Newark, OH and Elwood W. Brown of Gaston, OR; 19 grand, 25 g-grand and three g-g-grandchildren; one sister: Mrs. Annis Grady of Winchester.

BROWN, David; b: 8Apr1909, Pittsfield, IL; d: 9Jan1976, Pittsfield, IL; bu.: West Cemetery, Pittsfield, IL; m: Harriet Penstone on 24Sep1938 in Iola, MO; fa: Charles Brown; mo: Lillie Davidson. A resident of rural Griggsville, IL Survived by his wife; a daughter: Mrs. David (Lilly) Dimbell of Clinton, KY; two sons: James H. and David Brown, both of Griggsville; and four grandchildren.

BROWN, Della G. (Austif); b: 4Aug1883, near Franklin, IL; d: 14Sep1979, Carlinville, IL; bu.: Franklin, IL; m: Thomas Brown in 1922 (date and place not stated); fa: George W. Austif; mo: Kate Bourland. Husband preceded in death in 1950. Resident of Franklin. Survived by several nieces and nephews.

BROWN, Donald E.; b: 15Jun1926, Richfield, Adams Co., IL; d: 15Oct1992, Barry, IL; bu.: Kingston Cemetery, Barry, IL; m: Wilma E. Syrcle on 20Apr1958 in Baylis, IL; fa: Willis Brown; mo; Lena Quincy. WWII Army vet. Survived by his wife; three daughters: Denise Utterback of Virginia, Christian McCallister of Barry, and Anita Brown of Pittsfield; one son: Bradley Brown of Albertville, AL; nine grandchildren; three bothers: Merle and Charles Brown, both of Barry, and Burle Brown of Lorraine; and one sister: Darlene Boes of Barry. Preceded by one brother: James Everett Brown.

BROWN, Dorcy J.; b: 12Oct1887 (place not stated); d: 16Jul1977, Wood River, IL; bu.: Glasgow, IL; m: 1) Lilly Savage; and 2) Sophia Decker (date and places not stated); fa: William H. Brown; mo: Willie Ann Smith. Both wives preceded in death. Survived by the following children: Mrs. Nellie Heaton of Long Beach, CA, William of Hillview, Russell of Cottage Hills, George of Wood River, Mrs. Paul (Norene) Ingram of Alsey, Mrs. John (Kathryn) Boes of Winchester, Vern of Cottage Hill, Mrs. Ray (Bernice) Hayes of Jacksonville, Mrs. Viola Harris of Springfield, Anna Mae and Mrs. Lois Wright of Jacksonville, Jesse of New Orleans, La., Kenneth of Wood River, and Neta Rose. Preceded by a daughter, three brothers and two sisters.

BROWN, E. Warfield; b: 8Feb1898, New Berlin, IL; d: 24Jul1981, Springfield, IL; bu.: Woodwreath Cemetery; m: Adeline Elizabeth Brubaker in April, 1931 (place not stated); fa: Edward Warfield Brown; mo: Ruth Smith. Resident of Jacksonville, IL Survived by two children: Virginia Brown Yeaton of Portland, OR, and Edward Warfield Brown III of Jacksonville; six grandchildren: Ann, Helen and Katherine Yeaton and Elizabeth, Teddy and Sarah Brown. Preceded by a sister, Anna Brown Osborne.

BROWN, Edna; b: (date not stated), Naples, IL; d: 27Jul1983, Menard Convalescent Center; bu.: Naples, IL.; fa: Frank Edus Brown; mo: Louise Mayes. Formerly of the Naples and Bluffs, IL area. Survived by nieces and nephews. Preceded in death by two brothers.

BROWN, Edna Mae (Nichol); b: 3Nov1904, Perry, IL; d: 13Aug1976, Pittsfield, IL; bu.: West Cemetery, Pittsfield, IL; m: Ray A. Brown on 16Jan1927 (place not stated); fa: Jesse C. Nichol; mo: Florence M. Moyer. Husband preceded in death. Survived by one daughter: Mrs. Wanda Maxine Browning of Peoria; and one son: Ray Alvin Brown of Decatur; six grandchildren; one great-grandchild; three sisters: Mrs. Glenna Cummings of Pittsfield, Mrs. Alta Conrad of Phoenix, AZ, and Freda Coultas of San Diego, CA; and two brothers: Edwin J. Nichol of Ursa and Lloyd Nichol of Pekin.

BROWN, Edward C.; b: 15Jun1954, Jacksonville, IL; d: 12Aug1991, Springfield, IL; bu.: Memorial Lawn Cemetery, Jacksonville, IL; m: (not stated); fa: Charles Brown; mo: Phyllis Pate. Resident of Jacksonville. Navy vet. Survived by his parents of Jacksonville; his step-mother: Charlotte Dustin Brown of Jacksonville; two daughters: Shawn of Orlando, FL, and Courtney of Sadona, AZ; paternal grandmother: Ada Brown of Virginia; maternal grandfather: Walter Pate of Jacksonville; one brother: John Brown of Wynette; and two half-sisters: Bobette Henry of Jacksonville and Linda Noel of Springfield.

BROWN, Effie May (Harp); b: 26Dec1897, Roodhouse, IL; d: 12Nov1985, Brownsburg, Indiana; bu.: Manchester, IL; m: Ira Brown (date and place not stated); fa: Otis Fredrick Harp; mo: Hannah Mehrhoff. Husband preceded in death in 1939. Survived by a daughter: Virginia Herring of Brownsburg, IN; two grand and five g-grandchildren; a brother: Paul Edwards of Landrum, S.C.; and a sister-in-law: Mrs. W. O. Harp of Roodhouse.

BROWN, Eleana (Bollyard); b: 11 Mar 1901, Versailles, IL; d: 26Jul1986, Jacksonville, IL; bu.: Oakland Cemetery, Meredosia, IL; m: James Clarence Brown on 6Oct1920 in Meredosia, IL; fa: Charles Bollyard; mo: Mary Hawke. Husband preceded in death 20 Dec 1972. Resident of Meredosia, IL Survived by one daughter: Mrs. William (Barbara) Taylor of Meredosia; and one son: Harry L. Brown of Meredosia. Preceded in death by five sisters and one brother. She was the last of her immediate family.

BROWN, Eliza (Gray) Stuller; b: 9May1917, Naples, IL; d: 15Apr1977, Jacksonville, IL; bu.: Virden, IL; m: 1) Hillery Stuller; ;and 2) John Brown (dates and places not stated); fa: Roy Gray;; mo: Stella Eckleberger. Survived by both husbands; two children from her first marriage: Mrs. Francis (Shirley) Martin of Thayer and Robert Stuller of Grafton; five step-children and several step-grandchildren; 11 grand and seven g-grandchildren; two sisters: Juanita Havens of Hillview and Cynthia Stuller of Burlington, Iowa. Preceded in death by a son and a daughter from her first marriage.

BROWN, Elizabeth (Plummer); b: 21Mar1915, Pike Co., IL; d: 8Jan1995, Baylis, IL; bu.: Baylis, IL; m: Harry E. Brown on 19Dec1935 in Bowling Green, MO; fa: Timothy Plummer; mo: Ida Mae Cheffey. Husband preceded in death 20Oct1983. Survived by two daughters: Karen Zumwalt of Louisiana, MO, and Marilyn McDougall of Tenn.; a sister: Alice Nickerson of Atkinson; nine grand and 11 g-grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews. Preceded by her parents; three brothers: Neil, Vernon and Russell Plummer; and three brothers: Lois Attwell and two sisters who died in infancy.

BROWN, Elizabeth K. (Kendall); b: 29Jul1880, Kinderhook, IL; d: 23May1979, Pittsfield, Il; bu.: West Cemetery, Pittsfield, IL; m: Rev. Homer Brown in September, 1908 (place not stated); fa: Randolph Kendall; mo: Harriet Nichols. Husband preceded in death in 1959. Survived by one daughter: Mrs. Gunner (Beulah) Clausen of Pittsfield; two sisters: Mabel Braun of Carlinville and Maud Mallett of Hannibal, MO

BROWN, Ellen (Riggs); b: 9Aug1902, Hersman, IL; d: 16Mar1976, Jacksonville, IL; bu.: East Cemetery, Jacksonville; m: Ulysses J. Brown on 28Aug1937 (place not stated); fa: Steven A. Riggs; mo: Ellen Perry. Husband preceded in death 7Sep1937. Survived by two step-children: Leonard Brown of Deerfield, IL, and Mrs. Arvil ((Irene) Stewart of Jacksonville; three grand, six g-grandchildren and one g-g-grandson; two sisters: Mrs. Ray (Bessie) Hall of Arvada, CO, and Mrs. Carl (Velma) Daabs of Mt. Sterling. Preceded by one child.

BROWN, Ethel May (Swan); b: 7Jul1904, Beardstown, IL; d: 27Mar1992, Beardstown, IL; bu.: Beardstown, IL; m: (not stated); fa: Frank Swan; mo: Anna Garman. Survived by one daughter: Joan Redshaw of Champaign; one daughter-in-law: Mary Brown of Beardstown; four grandsons; two granddaughters; and five g-grandchildren. Preceded by one son: Bob Brown; and numerous brothers and sisters.

BROWN, Eugene; b: 31Jul1897, Morgan Co., IL; d: 29May1990, Hillsboro, IL; bu.: Pleasant Plains, IL; m: 1) Alice Kaiser Brown; and 2) Beulah Brown (dates and places not stated); fa: John Payton brown; mo: Rosetta Margaret Raybill. 1st wife preceded in death 26Jul1977. Resident of Pleasant Plains, IL Survived by a son: Maurice "M. E." Brown of West Plains, MO; one daughter: Mrs. Hugh (Mary A.) Tolen of Springfield; one step-daughter: Joyce Thielemier of Pocahontas, Ark.; six grand, four step-grand, seven g-grand and six step-great-grandchildren. Preceded by a daughter: Betty Aggertt McElroy of 18Jan1990; and two sisters and a brother.

BROWN, Eva Lena (McGinnis); b: 22Feb1886, Macoupin Co., IL; d: 6Oct1977, Jacksonville, IL; bu.: Pulliam Cemetery, Palmyra, IL; m: James Brown (date and place not stated): fa: Martin McGinnis; mo: Kathy Gates. Husband preceded in death in 1941. Resident of Modesto, IL Survived by two sons: Ralph Brown and Merle Brown, both of Modesto; two grand and four g-grandchildren; two sisters: Mrs. Mabel Simpson of Springfield and Mrs. Gertrude Cox of Alton.

BROWN, Floyd; b: 20Jun1923, Manchester, IL; d: 31Jan1996, USMC, Logan Campus, Danville, IL; bu.; (Not stated); m: Janet Marie Hunter on 11Jul1946 in Carthage, IL; fa: Carl Edwin Brown; mo: Gracie Caine. Resident of Danville, IL WWII Army vet. Survived by his wife; one daughter: Cynthia Brown; one son: Randy (wife, Victoria) Brown of Tempe, AZ; and two grandchildren. Preceded by one brother: Gary; and three sisters: Elaine, Daisy Fern and Louise.

BROWN, Frances A. (Smith); b: 29Jan1913, Scott Co., IL; d: 14Feb1988, Springfield, IL; bu.: Winchester, IL; m: J. Ralph Brown on 31Dec1929 in Winchester, IL; fa: Warren Smith; mo: Nettie Stice. Husband preceded in death on 29Sep1986. Resident of rural Winchester, IL Survived by five sons: Herschel of rural Winchester, Lloyd Herbert of Alton, James Ralph of rural Pittsfield, John Wayne of rural Winchester, and Merle of rural Winchester; four daughters: Mrs. Roland (Marie) Todd of Winchester, Mrs. Robert (Virginia) Wisdom of Rural Winchester, Mrs. Basil (Wanda) Hammon of Winchester, and Mrs. David (Mary) Tribble of rural Winchester; 34 grand, 23 g-grandchildren; one half-brother: Edward Smith of Winchester; one step-sister: Mrs. Robert (Jo) Taylor of Jacksonville. Preceded by he parents; her step-mother: Clara Smith; a son: Harold; a daughter: Fern Louise; four brothers: Harold, John, Lloyd, and Roy Smith; one sister: Bertha "Tiny" Havens; and one step-sister: Edna Jouett.

BROWN, Frank L.; b: 25Mar1951, Springfield, IL; d: 29Sep1977, six miles west of Auburn, IL; bu.: Waverly, IL; m: Maureen Linda Martin on 22Oct1970 (place not stated); fa: George A. Brown; mo: Louise Miller. Resident of Waverly, IL Survived by his wife; his parents; and a brother: Larry Brown.
BROWN, Fred; b: 27Aug1923, Versailles, IL; d: 4Mar1992, Springfield, IL; bu.: West Cemetery, Versailles, IL; m: Adra Alene Thompson on 9Nov1966 in Mogadore, OH; fa: Norman Brown; mo: Margaret Jane Dunmire. Resident of Meredosia, IL WWII & Korean War Navy vet. Survived by his wife; two daughters: Mrs. Robert (Jan Ann) Moore of Peoria and Mrs. Dan (Shari Dianne) Volk of Mt. Sterling; three step-sons: Donald A. Knight and Chester Dean Knight, both of Akron, OH, and David Lee Knight of Barberton, OH;; eight grandchildren; one great-grandson; three brothers: Henry of Salem, Va., Homer of Uniontown, OH, and John of El Paso, TX; one sister: Mrs. Bill (Anna) Floyd of Ft. Apache, AZ; and several nieces and nephews and cousins. Preceded by two brothers.

BROWN, Frederick Donald; b: 15Dec1920, Springfield, Il; d: 1Nov1994, Jacksonville, IL; bu.: Diamond Grove Cemetery, Jacksonville; fa: Fredrick D. Brown; mo: Elizabeth Campbell. WWII Army vet. Survived by his wife; one daughter: the Rev. Karla Brown of Kingston, NC; two sons: Steve L. (wife, Dr. Peggy) Brown of Paragould, Ark., and Kerry (wife, Rose) Brown of Cannon Fall, Minn.; one grandchild; and two sisters: Margaret Kroush of Jacksonville and Mildred Barber of Woodland Hills, CA Preceded by one brother: Richard; and one sister: Lucille Buckalew.

BROWN, George "Elmon"; b: 5Dec1910, St. Louis, MO; d: 22Dec1983, Jacksonville, IL; bu.: (not stated); m: Ruth Stuart on 19Feb1943 in Bowling Green, MO; fa: Thomas Frank Brown; mo: Blanche Hastings. WWII Army vet. Survived by his wife; a daughter: Mrs. Thomas (Jennifer E.) Bencher of Peoria; three grandchildren; a brother: Thomas Brown of St. Louis, MO; and two sisters: Eileen Westerholt of St. Louis, MO, and Mildred Vanauch of Memphis, TN Preceded by two brothers.

BROWN, George; b: 19Jan1931, Marshall, MO; d: 10Oct1995, Olympia Fields, IL; bu.: Memorial Gardens, Kankakee, IL; m: Rose A. Bruno on 10Feb1970 in Kankakee, IL; fa: George Brown; mo: Estelle Kuhn. Resident of Kankakee, IL Army vet (23 years). Survived by his wife; a daughter: Mrs. Douglas (Rosanne) Jones of Bourbonnais; a son: Mark (wife, Patricia) Whitehead of Kankakee; four grandchildren; his mother: Estelle Benson of Bonner Springs, KS; three sisters: Mrs. Gene (Virginia) Ballew of Bonner Springs, KS, Mrs. Gene (Bonnie Anne) Caldwell of Jacksonville, and Evelyn Konn of Bonner Springs, KS; two brothers: Warren (wife, Ruth Ann) Brown of Jacksonville and Wayne (wife, Anne) of Albuquerque, N.M. Preceded by his father and step-father: Ray Benson.

BROWN, George L.; b: 21Oct1907, Logan Co., IL; d: 10Jun1984, Lincoln, IL (Lincoln Memorial Hospital); bu.: (cremated). {Other than the fact that there were no survivors, there was no other information contained in the obit}

BROWN, George L.; b: 25Apr1929, Jersey Co., IL; d: 17Jan1981, rural Carrollton, IL; bu.: St. John's Cemetery, Carrollton, IL; m: Sarah Strebel on 23Jul1955 in Jersey Co., IL; fa: (not stated); mo: Lillian (surname not stated). Resident of route 3, Carrollton, IL Korean War vet. Survived by his wife; two sons: Philip and Richard, both at home; a sister: Mrs. Mary Helen Kane of Springfield; and a brother: Dale Brown of Medora. Preceded in death by his mother. {No mention made of his father}

BROWN, George Melvin; b: 27Oct1933, Pike Co., IL; d: 29May1993, Springfield, IL; bu.: Winchester, IL; m: Patricia Tucker on 18Mar1956 in Jacksonville, Il; fa: George W. Brown; mo: Reba E. Roate. Resident of Winchester, IL Survived by his mother: Reba Friswold of Winchester; two daughters: Mrs. David (Teresa) Andes of Winchester and Mrs. Gary (Beth) Clevenger of Bluffs; one son: George Richard Brown of Winchester; four grandchildren; six brothers: Willard W. of Winchester, Robert of Wood River, Edward of Kokomo, IN, John of Bluffs, James of Brookfield, MO, and William Brown of Bloomington; five sisters: Nancy Jones of Pittsfield, Roberta Simmons of Jacksonville, Sue Glass of Hillsboro, Reba Almon of Dallas, TX, and Jennie Miller of Quincy; and one half-brother: Lozelle "Pete" Mustard of Tennessee, IL Preceded by his father; one sister: Betty Evenhouse; and one brother: Frank Brown.

BROWN, George W.; b: (not stated); d: 5May1986, Kansas City, MO; bu.: Mount Moriah Cemetery, Kansas City, MO; m: Michelle "Shelly" (surname and date/place of marriage not stated); fa: Warren Brown; mo: (not stated). A former resident of Jacksonville, IL; was 21 years of age at death. Survived by his father and step-mother: Warren and Ruthanne Brown of Jacksonville; two brothers: Warren "Buster" O. Brown, Jr. and Robert W. Brown of Kansas City, MO; two sisters: Barbara Beauchamp and Kelly Lea, both of Shawnee, KS; one step-sister: Rachele Orris of Jacksonville; maternal grandmother: Mabel Laycock of Carman, Manitoba; and paternal grandmother: Estelle Benson of Marshal, MO

BROWN, Georgia E. (Ruark); b: 21Jan1904, Winchester, IL; d: 19Dec1996, Winchester, IL; bu.: Winchester, IL; m: (not stated); fa: James William Ruark; mo: Sarah Elizabeth Willowough. Survived by two daughters: Mrs. Harold E. (Geraldine) Boes of Hannibal, MO, ad Mrs. James L. (Barbara) Moore of Winchester; one son: Richard D. (wife, Frances) Brown of Winchester; 20 grand and 30 g-grandchildren. Preceded by one daughter: Mrs. Lonnie Ray (Betty) Farmer; and one sister: Ida Dale Hosteler.

BROWN, Gracie Goldie (Willis); b: 17Aug1901, Bluffdale, IL; d: 24May1982, Jerseyville, IL; bu.: Pine Tree Cemetery, Patterson, IL; m: Hulbert Brown (date and place not stated); fa: Arthur Willis; mo: Mary Elizabeth Taylor. Resident of White Hall, IL Husband preceded in death 10Jul1956. Survived by three daughters: Mrs. James (Eugenia Hulberta) Ringering of East Alton, Iona Rothe of Roxana, and Mrs. Clifford (Wanda) Ahearn of Jerseyville; one son: James Brown of Rockford; 12 grand and 25 g-grandchildren with one g-g-grandchild; three sisters: Ethel Schutz and Bessie Cox, both of White Hall, Leona Barrow of Chesterfield; two brothers: Burl Willis of Batchtown and Walter Willis of White Hall. Preceded by three sisters, three brother, and two grandchildren.

BROWN, Harold R.; b: 17Oct1910, Beardstown, IL; d: 22Apr1976, Beardstown, IL; bu.: Beardstown, IL; m: (not stated); fa: Oscar William Brown; mo: O'Della Elizabeth Hall. Survived by a son: Richard Brown of Aurora; three grandchildren; four sisters: Mrs. Lucille Pettet and Mrs. Beatrice Six, both of Beardstown, and Miss Jane Brown and Mrs. Maxine Wiggins, both of Springfield; two brothers: Clarence "Deacon" Brown of Beardstown and Robert Brown of Key Largo, FL; and numerous nieces and nephews.

BROWN, Harry Everett; b: 5May1906, Hadley Township, IL; d: 20Oct1983, Pittsfield, IL; bu.: Baylis, IL; m: Elizabeth Florine Plummer on 19Dec1935 in Winchester, IL; fa: Edward Henry Brown; mo: Sylvia May McKinney. Resident of Baylis, IL Survived by his wife; two daughters: Mrs. Thomas (Marilyn) McDougall, and Mrs. Ed (Karen) Zumwalt, both of Griggsville; nine grand and three g-grandchildren; one sister: Mrs. Marie Dunham of East Peoria. Preceded by three sisters and a brother.

BROWN, Hazel (Fagan); b: 25Jun1890, Springfield, IL; d: 28Feb1988, Springfield, IL; bu.: Old Salem Cemetery; m: Louis Brown in 1915 in Springfield, IL; fa: Benjamin Fagan; mo: Alice Daufenbaugh. Husband preceded in death 2Oct1963. Resident of rural New Berlin, IL Survived by a daughter: Mrs. Joel (Margaret) Muench of Loami; two grandson; and three g-grandsons. Preceded by two brothers and three sisters.

BROWN, Helen (Mercer); b: 13Oct1940, Litchfield, KY; d: 1Jul1983, Springfield, IL; bu.: Beardstown, IL; m: Albert Brown on 18Apr1959 in Litchfield, KY; fa: Hubert Mercer; mo: Eva Higdon. Resident of rural Virginia, IL Survived by her husband; five sons: Allen of Beardstown; Bill of Virginia, and Thomas, Charley and Bruce , all at home; three daughters: Mrs. Joseph (Eva) Hunter of Beardstown, Abby Louise Measell and Melinda Brown, at home; her mother of Clarkson, KY; four sisters; and three brothers. Preceded by a son, a daughter, her father, and two sisters.

BROWN, Helen D. (McCallister); b: 2Jul1916, Pike Co., IL; d: 22Oct1983, Quincy, IL; bu.: West Cemetery, Pittsfield, IL; m: Willis L. Brown on 25Mar1945 near Rockport, IL; fa: Hughie McCallister; mo: Flossie Mummey. Resident of Pleasant Hill, IL Survived by two sons: Craig Brown of Bloomington and Chris Brown of Rockport; three sisters: Miss Mary McCallister and Mrs. Mildred Wendorff, both of Pittsfield, and Mrs. Florine Brown of Fairmont, WV Preceded by her parents.

BROWN, Helen L. (Norris); b: (date not stated), Jacksonville, IL; d: 5Nov1978, Springfield, Il; bu.: (Body donated to medical science); m: M. A. Brown (date and place not stated); fa: Harry Norris; mo: Bertha O'Brien. Survived by her husband; two sons: M. Gordon of Chicago and Steven N. of Laramie, Wyoming; and a daughter: Patricia Brown of Champaign; and a sister: Miss Mary Norris of Jacksonville.

BROWN, Helen M. (Henry); b: 1Jun1936 rural Alexander, IL; d: 25Dec1991, Springfield, IL; bu.: Luken Cemetery, eastern Morgan Co., IL; m: Donald Brown on 29May1957 (place not stated); fa: David Henry mo: Mabel Woods. Resident of New Berlin, IL Survived by her husband; one son: Jeff Brown of New Berlin; her parents of New Berlin; one brother: Richard Henry of Plainfield; a sister: Mrs. Denny (Pat) Younkin of Springfield; and several nieces and nephews. Preceded by a brother: Dean Henry.

BROWN, Henry "Jack"; b: 19Jul1916, Greene Co., IL; d: 23Jul1983, Jefferson Barracks Veterans Hospital, St. Louis, MO; bu.: Kane, IL; fa: Nott Eugene Brown; mo: Bessie Parker. Resident of East St. Louis, IL; formerly of Greene Co., IL Survived by two sisters: Mrs. Harry (Rose) Smith of Carrollton and Mrs. James (Louise) Putscher of Champaign; and three brothers: Walter "Cappy" Brown and Ray Brown, both of Jerseyville, and Laverne Brown of Shipman.

BROWN, Henry O.; b: 1Jan1922, Loami, IL; d: 13Nov1991, Springfield, IL; bu.: (not stated); m: Waunetta Haines on 25Apr1946 (place not stated); fa: Harry D. Brown; mo: Cora Mae Withrow. Resident of Loami, IL WWII Army vet. Survived by his wife; one brother: Harry D. Brown of Chatham; and several nieces and nephews. Preceded by two brothers: Paul and Morrison Brown; and one sister: Inez Mundstock.

BROWN, Herman J.; b: 3Feb1917, Waverly, IL; d: 9Jul1985, Waverly, IL; bu.: East Cemetery, Waverly, IL; m: Genevieve Rawlings in 1942 (place not stated); fa: Herman A. Brown; mo: Clara Mae Adams. Survived by his wife; one daughter: Rhonda Dill of Waverly; and two sons: Ronald J. and Rodney, both of Waverly; and six grandchildren. Preceded by one sister.

BROWN, Howard G.; b: 27Jun1907, El Paso, IL; d: 6Jan1989, Jacksonville, Il; bu.: Springdale Cemetery, Peoria, IL; fa: George William Brown; mo: May Ethel Bock. Resident of the Modern Care Nursing Home, Jacksonville. WWII vet. Survived by a brother: Robert C. of Glendale, CA; and several nieces and nephews. Preceded by his parents and six brothers.

BROWN, Inez (Criss); b: 9Jun1928, Tiptonville, TN; d: 25Feb1992, Jacksonville, IL; bu.: East Cemetery, Jacksonville, IL; m: Walter Brown (date and place not stated); fa: Calvin Criss; mo: Addie Simpson. Husband preceded in death. Survived by seven daughters and one son: Erma Lee Lindell of Cairo, Teressa Pillow of Decatur, Barbara Wilkins of Tamms, Carolyn Brown of Benton Harbor, MI, Lucille Butler, Patricia Guard, Jeanette Brown and Gerald Dewayne Brown, all of Jacksonville; 19 grand and five g-grandchildren; and two sisters: Shirley Wilkins of Benton Harbor, MI, and Azalea Criss of Jacksonville. Preceded by one brother: Samuel Criss; one grandson; and one granddaughter.

BROWN, Irene Georgia (Pryor); b: 22Sep1930 (place not stated); d: 29Aug1996, Pittsfield, IL; bu.: Oakwood Cemetery, Pittsfield, IL; m: (not stated); fa: George Pryor; mo: Eva Graves. Survived by two daughters: Mrs. Larry (Georgia) Bergman of Pittsfield and Mrs. Rick (Jackie) Williams of Rockport; a son: Owen Brown, Jr. of Pittsfield; 11 grand and two g-grandchildren; a sister: Eloise Durr of Quincy; and a brother: Jim Pryor of Pleasant Hill. Preceded by two brothers: Clyde and William Pryor.

BROWN, J. Edith (Watson) Hogan; b: 21Jul1910, Tate Springs, TN; d: 20Mar1987, Jacksonville, IL; bu.: East Cemetery, Jacksonville, IL; m: 1) Herb Hogan on 26Nov1927; and 2) Raymond Dixon on 2Dec1944; and 3) Almon J. Brown on 26Mar1946 (places not stated); fa: John Luke Watson; mo: Eva Louise Lynn. 2nd husband killed in service; 3rd died 22Oct1984. Survived by one son: Herb Hogan of Jacksonville; two daughters: Mrs. Warren (Sue) Moss and Mrs. Carl (Nancy) Randall, both of Jacksonville; one step-daughter: Mrs. Bob (Lori) McVey of Zappata, TX; 8 grand, 4 step-grand, 9 g-grand, 3 step-g-grandchildren; one brother: Robert Watson of Quincy; and one sister: Mrs. Sarah Green of Jacksonville. Preceded by one daughter; one sister; and one brother.

BROWN, Rev. Jack; b: 11Nov1910, Dongola, MO; d: 18Feb1993, Cape Girardeau, MO; bu.: Bollinger County Memorial Park, Marble Hill, MO; m: Lela Fish on 22Aug1942 in Poplar Bluff, MO; fa: William A. Brown; mo: Florenta Bratten. Resident of Advance, MO; formerly of Waverly, IL Survived by his wife; son: Jack Brown, Jr. of Advance, MO and Warren Brown of Jerseyville; two daughters: Dixie O'Brien of Livermore, CA, and Helen Etzwiler of Bloomington, Minn.; two half-brothers: Charles Lambert of rural Advance, MO, and Roy Lambert of Florissant, MO; two half-sisters: Hazel Dalton of Florissant, MO, and Byrel McElhinney of Kirksville, MO; seven grand and six g-grandchildren. Preceded by one grandson, one brother, and two sisters.

BROWN, James D.; b: 23Mar1920, Glasgow, IL; d: 1Mar1988, Jacksonville, IL; bu.: Glasgow, IL; fa: H. D. Brown; mo: Blanche Greeley. Resident of Glasgow; formerly of East Alton, IL Survived by an aunt: Vivian Smith of Glasgow; a niece: Barbara Starovosnik of Alton; and three cousins in the area: Mrs. Art (Linda) Oswald of Jacksonville, Mrs. Ed (June) Brinker of Glasgow and Mrs. Paul (Eileen) Blackburn of Winchester. Preceded by a brother: Phillip.

BROWN, James E. "Brownie"; b: 20May1938, near New Berlin, IL; d: 27Nov1994, Jacksonville, IL; bu.: Snicarte Cemetery, Mason Co., IL; m: Sally J. Turner on 6Sep1972 in Jacksonville, IL; fa: Jasper Douglas Brown, Sr.; mo: Ruby Louise McDaniel. Survived by his wife; his mother of Jacksonville; two sons: Cameron of Literberry and Jim Ed, at home; two daughters: Mrs. Warren (Sally) Miller of Tallula, and Jeanette Wease of Jacksonville; six grandchildren; one sister: Nancy Hunter Morath of Jacksonville; and numerous nieces and nephews. Preceded by his father; and one brother: Jasper Brown, Jr.

BROWN, James Ralph; b: 27Feb1910, Scott Co., IL; d: 29Sep1986, Springfield, IL; bu.: Winchester, IL; m: Frances Smith on 31Dec1929 in Winchester, IL; fa: Arthur Brown; mo: Minnie Blackburn. Resident of rural Winchester, IL Survived by his wife; 9 children: Herschel, John Wayne, Merle, Mrs. Robert (Virginia) Wisdom, and Mrs. David (Mary) Tribble, all of rural Winchester, Lloyd Herbert of Alton, James Ralph of Milton and Mrs. Roland (Marie) Todd and Mrs. Basil (Wanda) Hammon, both of Winchester; 34 grand and 20 g-grandchildren; and 9 sisters and brothers: Mabel Neese of Jacksonville, Earl Brown of Decatur, Tom Brown of E. Lansing, MI, Eileen Boes of Chalais, Wash., Madelyn Brown of Winchester, Margaret Hoots of Tulsa, OK, Carl Brown of rural Winchester, Cecil Hoots of Bluffs and Glen Brown of Phillipsburg, N.J. Preceded by his step-mother: Lillie Owens Brown; one son: Harold; an infant daughter: Fern Louise; one brother: Dale; and a sister: Louise.

BROWN, Jasper D.; b: 20Mar1933, Murrayville, IL; d: 10Jan1984, Jacksonville, IL; bu.: Ebenezer Cemetery; fa: Jasper D. Brown, Sr.; mo: Ruby McDaniel. Survived by his mother: Ruby Brown of Jacksonville; a son: Jasper Dewayne Brown of Centralia; a daughter: Mary Elizabeth Brown of Jacksonville; and a sister: Nancy M. Hunter of Jacksonville. {No mention made of wife}

BROWN, Jessie F. (Durham); b: 23Sep1910 (place not stated); d: 29Sep1993, Jacksonville, IL; bu.: Oak Wood Cemetery, Greenfield, IL; m: Robert C. Brown (date and place not stated); fa: Sylvester Durham; mo: Myrtle Solomon. Husband preceded in death. Resident of Greenfield, IL Survived by one sister: Eva Rischer of St. Louis; and one brother: Russell Durham of Greenfield. Preceded by one brother: John Durham.

BROWN, John E., Jr.; b: 18Sep1930, Jacksonville, IL; d: 7Jun1991, Springfield, IL; bu.: Chapin, IL; m: Dorothy Hatter on 5Sep1954 in Yuma, AZ; fa: John E. Brown, Sr.; mo: Helen Vaniter. Resident of Rolling Acres, Jacksonville, IL Marine Corps vet. Survived by his wife; three sons: John F. Brown of Concord, Jack E. Brown and Bob A. Brown, both of Jacksonville; two step-sons: James Johnson of Jacksonville and Steve M. Johnson of Mt. Sterling; one step-daughter: Ellen Choate of Karnes City, TX; 24 grand and 27 g-grandchildren. Preceded by his parents.

BROWN, John R.; b: 7Feb1903, Brown, IL; d: 14Dec1981, Rushville, IL; bu.: Good Hope Cemetery, north of Rushville, IL; m: (not stated); fa: Moses Brown; mo: Sadie Kerbaugh. WWII Army vet. Survived by two daughters: Alberta Brooks of Beardstown and Sadie Clanin of Pleasant View; two grandchildren and one g-grandchild.

BROWN, John T.; b: 17Sep1916, Allegheny Co., NC; d: 27May1984, Rockport, IL; bu.: Samuel Taylor Cemetery, Rockport, IL; m: Louise Ralph on 16Feb1946 in Kansas City, KS; fa: John Brown; mo: Laura Holloway. Survived by his wife; two sons: John Brown of Canton, MO, and Charles Brown of Valdez, Alaska; two daughters: Carla Terpstra of Rockport and Tami Brown of St. Louis, MO; 12 grandchildren; a great-grandchild; and the following brothers and sisters: Walter Brown of Burlington, NC, Noah Brown of Gibsonville, NC, Arlie of Rock, WV, Faye Conklin and Mary Andrews, both of Burlington, NC

BROWN, John W.; b: 8Sep1899, Morgan Co., IL; d: 5Mar1981, Ashland, IL; bu.: St. Augustine Cemetery, Ashland, IL; bu.: St. Augustine Cemetery, Ashland, IL; m: Ruth Roach on 20Nov1945 in Virginia, IL; fa: John Brown; mo: Elizabeth Halligran. Resident of rural Ashland. Survived by his wife; two sons: John Michael of rural Ashland and James Albert, at home; and seven daughters: Mrs. Martin (Susanne) Hoecker of Mackinaw, Mrs. Rick (Sara) Alloway of Jacksonville, Mrs. Steve (Patricia) Tribble of Bloomington, Rite Brown of Macomb, and Jane, Jean and Phyllis, all at home; eight grandchildren; and two sisters: Mrs. Anne Weakley of Ashland and Mrs. Celia Stewart of Jacksonville. Preceded by a daughter and two sisters.

BROWN, Jon R.; b: 28Jan1941, Beardstown, IL; d: 3Aug1983, Beardstown, IL; bu.: Beardstown, IL; m: Judith K. Lindley on 21Sep1971 in Las Vegas, Nev.; fa: James L. Brown; mo: Mildred J. Lee. Resident of rural Beardstown. Survived by his wife; his parents; one brother: Thomas L. of Beardstown; four nieces and one nephew.

BROWN, Joseph C.; b: 4Sep1904, New Canton, IL; d: 27Apr1988, Pittsfield, IL; bu.: Akers Cemetery, Hull, IL; m: Lena Eva Brown on 15Aug1937 in Beardstown, IL; fa: Joseph Brown; mo: Mary Ellen Logsdon. Wife preceded in death 17Feb1983. Resident of rural Payson; formerly of Barry, IL Survived by several nieces and nephews; three sisters-in-law and three brothers-in-law. Preceded by two sisters and a brother.

BROWN, Joshua Allen; b: 6Nov1983, Jacksonville, IL; d: 29Mar1984, Waverly, IL; bu.: East Cemetery, Waverly, IL; fa: Kenneth Brown; mo: Patricia Everhart. Survived by his parents; a sister: Alisha, at home; grandparents: Mr. and Mrs. William Everhart of Waverly, and Mrs. Betty Leninger of Palmyra; two great-grandmothers: Mrs. Hattie Smith of Jacksonville and Mrs. Ruth Sutton of MO.

BROWN, Juanita May; b: 25May1920, St. Louis, MO; d: 8Apr1977, Jacksonville, Il; bu.: Pine Tree Cemetery, near Patterson, IL; fa: Clarence Brown; mo: Bertha Henson. Resident of Roodhouse, IL Survived by three sisters: Evelyn Dennis of St. Louis, MO, Helen Cooper of Jonesburg Mo., and Rita Poole of Farmington, MO; and a brother: Howard Brown of St. Louis.

BROWN, Julia Elva (Mudd); b: 13Feb1916, Scott Co., IL; d: 13Sep1993, Winchester, IL; bu.: Winchester, IL; m: Lee Brown on 18Nov1938 (place not stated); fa: Clarence Irwin Mudd; mo: Ruth Irene Frank. Husband preceded in death 25Nov1979. Survived by two sons: the Rev. Ronnie Eugene Brown of Louisville, KY, and James Irwin "Buster" Brown of Manchester, N.H.; three granddaughters; one great-grandson; one brother: Guy D. Mudd of East Alton, and three nieces. Preceded by two grandsons; four brothers: Ralph Kenesaw Mudd, Paul Mudd, Leonard Hardin Mudd and Clyde Mudd; and one sister: Brenda Lou Mudd.

BROWN, Kenneth E.; b: 13Feb1956, Jacksonville, IL; d: 3Aug1996, Seattle, Wash.; bu.: (cremated); fa: (not stated); mo: Delores Brown. Resident of Seattle, Wash.; formerly of Jacksonville, IL Survived by his mother of Jacksonville; three sisters: his twin, Kennetha Taylor of Alexander, Joyce Brown of Jacksonville and Sharon Brown of Springfield; and several nieces and nephews.

BROWN, Kenneth I., Jr.; b: 21Dec1961, Springfield, IL; d: 3Jun1993, near Chesterfield, Macoupin Co., IL; bu.: Maple Ridge Cemetery, Mapleton, IL; m: (not stated); fa: Kenneth I. Brown, Sr.; mo: Betty Sutton. Resident of Hettick, IL Survived by two daughters: Alisha Everhart and Amanda Brown, both of Jacksonville; his father, who lives in Kansas; his mother and step-father: Betty and Gerald Leininger of Hettick; his grandmother: Ruth Sutton of Coatsville, MO; a sister: Carrie Mitchell of Hettick; two brothers: Bobby Brown of Shipman and Timothy Brown; and several half-brothers and half-sisters. Preceded by a son: Joshua Brown.

BROWN, Kenneth M.; b: 28Aug1917, Linder, IL; d: 1Jun1955, Fort Smith, Ark.; bu.: Memorial Lawn Cemetery, Jacksonville, Il; m: Frances Irene Strickler (date and place not stated); fa: Edgar Amos Brown; mo: Fannie Mae Standefer. Resident of Fort Smith; formerly of Jacksonville, IL Survived by his wife; two sons: Cordell Brown of St. Louis, Mo, and Martin Brown of Houston, TX; one daughter: Carole LaRoche of Fort Smith, Ar,; eight grand and five g-grandchildren; and three sisters: Ester Welty of Palatine, Charlotte Smith and Frances Bliss, both of Canoga Park, CA

BROWN, L. Sadie (Short); b: 31Jul1900, Murrayville, IL; d: 8Jul1987, Jacksonville, IL; bu.: Concord, IL; m: George Perry Brown on 11Oct1929 (place not stated); fa: John R. Short; mo: Lucinda Hutton. Husband preceded in death 5Nov1967. Survived by a sister: Angie Daniel of Jacksonville; and several nieces and nephews. Preceded by four brothers and five sisters.

BROWN, Lavona I. (Smith); b: 19Mar1924, Brown Co., IL; d: 9Nov1986, Rushville, IL; bu.: Westside Cemetery, Versailles, IL; m: (not stated); fa: Verlin E. Smith; mo: Genevieve Hoosier. Resident of Mt. Sterling, IL Survived by her mother of Mt. Sterling; two daughters: Mrs. Dan (Shari) Volk of Mt. Sterling and Mrs. Robert (Jan Ann) Moore of Peoria; and four grandchildren.

BROWN, Leah M. (Ervin); b: 15Mar1890, near Maysville, Pike Co., IL; d: 24Jan1984, Springfield, IL; bu.: Griggsville, IL; m: Frank Brown in 1919 (place not stated); fa: Albert Ervin; mo: Mary Carrell. Husband preceded in death in 1931. Her only survivors are nieces and nephews. Preceded by her parents, her husband, five brothers and two sisters.

BROWN, Lee; b: 20Apr1886, Winchester, IL; d: 25Nov1979, Jacksonville, IL; bu.: Winchester, IL; m: Julia Mudd on 18Nov1938 in Winchester, IL; fa: James Brown; mo: Mary Foster. Resident of Scott County Nursing Home in Winchester, IL WWI vet. Survived by his wife; two sons: Rev. Ronnie Brown of Louisville, KY and James "Buster" Brown of Hillsboro, N.H.; three granddaughters; a sister: Anna McLaughan. Preceded by three brothers and two sisters.

BROWN, Lena G. (Garner) Melton; b: 9Oct1899, near Murrayville, IL; d: 1Apr1990, Jacksonville, IL; bu.: Diamond Grove Cemetery, Jacksonville; m: 1) Omer Melton; and 2) Edgar A. Brown (dates and places not stated); fa: James Green Garner; mo: Mary Ann Rafferty. 1st husband did 6Oct1957; 2nd died 6Nov1973. Survived by three step-daughters: Esther Welty of Palatine, Frances Ellen Bliss and Charlotte Smith, both of Canoga Park, CA; one step-son: Kenneth Brown of Amarillo, TX; and several step-grandchildren. Preceded by one step-son; four sisters; and two brothers.

BROWN, Leonard N.; b: 20Apr1912, Jacksonville, IL; d: 18May1976, Jacksonville, IL; bu.: (not stated); m: Lillian Hopper on 25Jan1937 in Ottawa, IL; fa: Ulysses Brown; mo: Blanche Stewart. WWII Army vet. Survived by his wife; a sister: Mrs. Orville (Irene) Stewart of Jacksonville; and nieces and nephews. Preceded by a brother: Everett.

BROWN, Lester D.; b: 24Nov1941, Chicago, IL; d: 24Jul1981, rural Jacksonville, IL; bu.: (cremated); m: Linda Turner on 16Jun1981 (place not stated); fa: Lester Earl Brown; mo: Wanetta Barr. Vietnam War vet. Survived by his wife; his parents, who now live in Tucson, AZ; a son: Lester, Jr.; and two daughters: Sharon and Sue Brown; two step-sons: David and Jason Hayes; a step-daughter: Mary Hayes; two brothers: Chester Brown of South Jacksonville and Billy Lee Brown of Tucson; three sisters: Donna Cumming, Starla Minghelli and Malea Brown, all of Tucson.

BROWN, Letha I. (Slagle); b: 24Sep1899, Girard, IL;d: 16Apr1988, Girard, IL; bu.: Waverly, IL; m: John R. Brown on 18Oct1942 in Girard, IL; fa: Peter Slagle; mo: Grace Gowin. Husband preceded in death in 1964. Resident of Waverly, IL Survived by a daughter: Mary Rasmussen of Orange, CA; two sons: Jesse of Harlingen, TX, and Robert of Pawnee; a sister: Mrs. Wilma Horne of Staunton; a brother: Ivan Slagle of South Carolina; 12 grand and 18 g-grandchildren. Preceded by a son: Lawrence; two sisters; and two brothers.

BROWN, Lewis; b: (not stated); d: 30Jun1982, Burlington, Iowa; bu.: Oquawka, IL; m: (not stated); fa & mo: (not stated). Resident of Oquawka, IL; was 67 years of age at time of death. Survived by his wife; one son: Three Daughters; and six step-children.

BROWN, Lillian Essie (Smith); b: 30Jan1897, Jacksonville, IL; d: 1Jul1984, St. Clair Shores, MI; bu.: Diamond Grove Cemetery, Jacksonville; m: Elisha Anson Brown (date and place not stated); fa: John W. Smith; mo: Mary Cattolia Johnson. Husband preceded in death in 1953. A former resident of Jacksonville. Survived by six daughters: Mrs. Cecil (Gertrude) Hodge of Quincy, MI, Mrs. Rolland (Barbara) Staggemeier of Tucson, AZ, Mrs. Marguerite Cunningham of St. Clair Shores, MI, Mrs. Dannie G. (Marjorie) Benjamin of Denver, CO, Mrs. Kenneth W. (Mary Catherine) Kolberer of Jacksonville, and Mrs. Harry (Martha) Burns of Peoria; two sons: Floyd Brown of St. Clair Shores, and Harold A. Brown of Ferndale; 17 grand and 13 g-g-grandchildren; a sister: Mrs. Harold ( Vivian) Russell of Jackson, MI; and a half-brother: Wendell Reynolds of Vandercook Lake, MI Preceded by four brothers and three sisters.

BROWN, Lillie G. (Owens); b: 3Oct1893, Pike Co., IL; d: 27Feb1984, Jacksonville, IL; bu.: Winchester, IL; m: Arthur C. Brown in 1916 (place not stated); fa: Williams Owens; mo: Margaret Penn. Husband preceded in death in 1956. A resident of Winchester. Survived by the following children: Mabel Neese of Jacksonville, J. Ralph Brown of rural Winchester, Mrs. Herb (Margaret) Hoots of Winchester, Carl Brown of rural Winchester, Mrs. Brownie (Madelyn) Brown of rural Winchester, Earl Brown of Warrensburg, Mrs. Gerald (Eileen) Boes of Chehalis, Wash., Tom Brown of Eagle, MI, Mrs. Carl (Cecil) Hoots of rural Bluffs, and Glenn Brown of Phillipsburg, N.J.; 66 grand, 118 g-grand, and 16 g-g-grandchildren; and two sisters: Nettie Kessinger of Hillview and Dorothy Rose of Chicago. Preceded by a son: Dale; ten grandchildren; four sisters; and three brothers.

BROWN, Lois (Cain); b: 14Aug1895, Manchester, IL; d: 11Dec1979, Louisville, KY; bu.: Manchester, IL; m: Carl E. Brown on 5Apr1914 (place not stated); fa: Henry E. Cain; mo: Daisy McPherson. Husband preceded in death in August, 1972. Survived by two daughters: Mrs. W. E. (Fern) Ruck of Louisville, KY, and Mrs. Keith (Norma) Witty of Mt. Sterling; and a son: Floyd W. Brown of Danville; seven grand and eight great-grandchildren. Preceded by one brother and one sister.

BROWN, Lonnie Eugene; b: 29Sep1958, Jacksonville, IL; d: 29Mar1996, Poteau, OK; bu.: Oakland Cemetery, Poteau, OK; m: Mary (surname and date/place of marriage not stated); fa: Tony Brown; mo: Betty Gregory. Resident of Poteau, OK; formerly of Naples and Jacksonville, IL Survived by his wife; a step-son: Jacob; step-daughter: Jenson; and daughter: Crystal, all at home; mother and step-father: Stephen and Betty Irving of Meredosia; two grandmothers: Della Gregory of Bluffs and Reba Brown Griswold of Winchester; five sisters: Mrs. Tim (Twila) McBride of Poteau, Elizabeth Brown and April Brown, both of Meredosia, Mrs. John (Joyce) Tipsword of Decatur and Pat Wolstenholem of Bloomington; one brother: Rodney (wife, Dena) Brown of Sycamore; several uncles, aunts, cousins, nieces and nephews. Preceded by his father.

BROWN, Lyla Meta (Perry); b: (date not stated), Marion, IL; d: 23Jan1976, Jacksonville, IL; bu.: Diamond Grove Cemetery Jacksonville; m: George F. Brown in 1911 at Jerseyville, Ill; fa: Worth Perry; mo: Nancy Hudgens. Husband preceded in death in 1945. Was 87 years of age at time of death. Survived by three grandchildren: David George Brown of Rockford, George Franklin Brown of Springfield and Jack P. Brown, living in Connecticut; two sisters: Mrs. D. H. (Alpha) Fox and Mrs. Mary Parks, both of Bethesda, Md. Preceded in death by her two sons: George F. Brown, Jr. and Jack Perry Brown, who lost their lives in 1945 during WWII.

BROWN, Lyle W.; b: 8Oct1923, Siloam Springs, IL; d: 23Jul1996, Tampa, FL; bu.: Catholic Cemetery, Mt. Sterling, IL; m: Ruth Henricks on 22Dec1948 (place not stated);fa: (not stated); mo: Mae Carpenter. Wife preceded in death 26Sep1985. Resident of Tampa; formerly of Mt. Sterling. Survived by his mother: Mrs. Mae Smith of Mt. Sterling; three daughters: Louise Gonzalez, Barbara Brown and Mrs. Tom (Diana) Przeslawski, all of Tampa, FL; three brothers: Oliver Smith of Gilson, Glenn Smith of Mt. Sterling and Tony Smith of Camdentown, MO; four sisters: Mrs. Dale (Norma) Smith of Mt. Sterling, Mrs. Darrel (Mary) Parker of Timewell, Mrs. Richard (Shirley) Bebymer of Mt. Sterling and Mrs. Robert (Ruth) Nolan of Schaumburg; seven grandchildren; and several aunts, cousins, nieces and nephews.

BROWN, Lynette (Frederick); b: 21Nov1966, Joliet, IL; d: 7Dec1993, east of Jacksonville, IL; bu.: Oak Grove Cemetery, Jerseyville, IL; fa: Alex Hollins; mo: Sharon Frederick. Survived by her mother and father, both of Joliet; two sons: Murry Brown and Tyree Brown, both of Jacksonville; two daughters: Chardrae Brown and Ashley Brown, both of Jacksonville; a brother: Robert Frederick of Joliet; two sisters: Christina Frederick and LaNita Frederick, both of Joliet; a boyfriend: Frankie White of Jacksonville; and several aunts, uncles, nieces, nephews and cousins. Preceded by her adoptive mother: Stella Brown.

BROWN, M. Eugene; b: 29Jun1934, Loami, IL; d: 14Feb1994, Bloomington, Minn.; bu.: Ft. Snelling National Cemetery, Bloomington, Minn.; m: Carol Joyce Rolston (date and place not stated);l fa: Morrison Brown; mo: Marjorie (surname not stated). Resident of Little Canada, Minn. Navy vet. Survived by his wife; his mother of Downers Grove; three daughters: Mrs. Scott (Joan) Pearson of Minneapolis, Minn., Mrs. Terry (Karen) Goken of White Bear Lake, Minn., and Mrs. Kevin (Debbie) Lewis of Orlando, FL; four grandchildren; a sister: Mrs. Bill (Martha) Hahn of Downers Grove; and several nieces and nephews.

BROWN, Mabel (Mellor); b: 21Sep1935, Scott Co., IL; d: 14Aug1978, Arnold, MO; bu.: Alsey Cemetery, Alsey, IL; m: Kenneth Brown (date and place not stated); fa: George A. Mellor ; mo: Margaret Sample. Resident of Paragould, Ark.; formerly of White Hall, IL Survived by her husband; the following children: Larry of White Hall, Diana Johnson of Paragould, Ernie and Donnie of Jacksonville, Tena Pollard of White Hall and Patty, Kay, Richard, Lloyd and Marla, all at home in Paragould; two grandchildren; two sisters and a brother: Julia Manning of Ft. Myers, FL, Pauline Bishop of White Hall and George Mellor of Franklin. Preceded by two grandchildren; and one brother.

BROWN, Mabel L. (Lorton); b: 18Dec1908, Greene Co., IL; d: 8Aug1978, Jacksonville, IL; bu.; (not stated); m: John A. Brown (date and place not stated); fa: Clarence Lorton; mo: Stella Hudson. Husband preceded in death in 1960. Survived by a son: James W. Davis of Lynn Haven, FL; two granddaughters: Deborah Money of Lynn Haven, and Ginger Clanton of Campti, La.; and a grandson: Tommy Davis of Lynn Haven

BROWN, Mabel M. (Cooper); b: 11Jul1920, Baltimore, Md.; d: 5Apr1993, Springfield, IL; bu.: Glasgow Cemetery, near Winchester, IL; m: Walter Brown on 20Dec1935 in Jacksonville, IL; fa: Arthur Cooper; mo: Nora Kinney. Resident of Ashland, IL Survived by her husband; her mother of Beardstown; five sons: Walter Lee, Jr. of Ashland, Arthur F. of Springfield, Raymond D. of Ashland, Richard A. of Ashland, and William L. of Corpus Cove, TX; one daughter: Phyllis Sutphin of Ashland; 20 grand, and 12 g-grandchildren; one brother: Everett K. Cooper of Claremont, CA; two sisters: Anna R. Troxell of Ashland and Mary C. Black of rural Jacksonville. Preceded by a daughter: Mary Frances Brown; and two grandchildren.

BROWN, Margaret "Peg" (Capps) Corbridge; b: 3Jan1907, Jacksonville, IL; d: 3Jul1982, Auburn, CA; bu.: Applegate, CA; m: 1) (first name not stated) Corbridge; and 2) John L. Brown (dates and place not stated); fa: Herbert Capps; mo; Jennie (surname not stated). Survived by her husband of Applegate, CA; one son: Ronald A. Corbridge of Atlanta, GA; three grand and six g-grandchildren. Preceded by one brother.

BROWN, Margaret E. (Brooks); b: 14May1904, Chambersburg, IL; d: 29Nov1983, Springfield, IL; bu.: McCord Cemetery, Perry, IL; m: Charles W. Brown on 7Aug1951 in Farmington, Ia.; fa: Joe Brooks; mo: Nellie Baker. Resident of Quincy, IL; formerly of Perry, IL Survived by her husband; two sisters: Mrs. Herbert (Vada) St. Ores of Thomson and Mrs. Harvey (Eva) Daigh of Baylis; a brother: Roscoe Brooks of Springfield; and several nieces and nephews. Preceded by two sisters and a brother.

BROWN, Margaret J. "Tillie"; b: 12Nov1920, Ashland, IL; d: 10Nov1990, Jacksonville, IL; bu.: Memorial Lawn Cemetery, Jacksonville; fa: David Edgar Brown; mo: Vallie Ogle. Resident of rural Ashland, IL The last of her immediate family, she was preceded by a brother: Russell.

BROWN, Margaret Jane (Dunmire); b: 2Sep1892, Brown Co., IL; d: 20Jul1986, Beardstown, Il; bu.: Cooperstown, IL; m: Norman Brown (date and place not stated); fa: George Dunmire; mo: Mary Rentz. Husband preceded in death. Resident of Meredosia, IL Survived by four sons: Henry of Salem, Va., Homer of Uniontown, OH, Fred of Meredosia and John of El Paso, TX; one daughter: Mrs. Bill (Anna) Floyd of La Buente, CA; two sisters: Mrs. Mamie Barfield of Versailles and Mrs. Zella Bunch of Meredosia; two brothers: Oren and Albert, both of Meredosia; 12 grand and 7 g-grandchildren. Preceded by two sons, three sisters and two brothers.

BROWN, Marietta (Davis); b: 12Aug1935, Jacksonville, IL; d: 2Jun1988, Jacksonville, Il; bu.: East Cemetery, Jacksonville, IL; m: (not stated); fa: (not stated); mo: Catherine Davis. Survived by a son: Keith Brown of Gulf Port, Miss.; a daughter: Tammy Brown of Chicago; two grandchildren; and a brother: Bill Johnson.

BROWN, Mary A. (Duewer); b: 1Oct1900 (place not stated); d: 18Aug1986, New Berlin, IL; bu.: Luken Cemetery, rural Alexander, IL; m: Walter A. Brown on 11Dec1924 (place not stated); fa: William H. Duewer; mo: Katherine Schaffer. Husband preceded in death in 1982. Survived by one daughter: Mrs. Robert (Gladys) Sauers of Dawson; one son: Donald E. Brown of rural New Berlin; and one sister: Florence King of New Berlin; one grandson and several nieces, nephews and cousins. Preceded by one brother and two sisters.

BROWN, Mary C. (Cooper); b: 8Jun1922, Jacksonville, IL, d: 18Sep1988, Streator, IL; bu.: East Cemetery, Jacksonville, IL; m: Clarence Brown (date and place not stated); fa: Carl Cooper ;mo: Jessie Bridgeman. Husband preceded in death 19Jul1988. Resident of Streator; formerly of Jacksonville. Survived by three sons: Richard N. Sieber of Joliet and Charles R. Sieber and Douglas A. Ferry, both of Streator; 10 grandchildren; and one sister: Mrs. Everett (Susan) Williams of Jacksonville.

BROWN, Mary Frances (Jordan); b: 9Jun1892, Pittsfield, IL; d: 17Aug1983, Pittsfield, IL; bu.: Calvary Cemetery, Pittsfield, IL; m: (not stated); fa: John Jordan; mo: Bertha Graves. Survived by two daughters: Mrs. Fred (Mary Jo) Ward of Pittsfield and Mrs. Neal (Betty) McCoy of Springfield, MO; 12 grand and six g-grandchildren; two sisters: Bertha Calcidise and Catherine Jordan, both of San Diego, CA Preceded by three brothers, one sister and one grandson.

BROWN, Mary M. (Cumby); b: 26Apr1898 (place not stated); d: 17Nov1983, Jacksonville, IL; bu.: Glasgow, IL; m: Frank Brown (date and place not stated); fa: Virgil Cumby; mo: Anna Fowler. Husband preceded in death in 1971. Resident of Virginia, IL Survived by two sons: Walter of Ashland, Basil of Brownsville, TX; one daughter: Shirley Riggs of Rantoul; one brother: William Cumby of New Berlin; one sister: Mildred Perkins of Winchester; 11 grand and 30 g-grandchildren. Preceded by one daughter, two sons, two brothers and four sisters.

BROWN, Maryjane (Day); b: 16Jun1916, Morgan Co., IL;d: 29Aug1987, Springfield, IL; bu.: East Cemetery, Jacksonville; m: Walter A. Brown in 1933 (place not stated); fa: Frank Day; mo: Reffina Jacinto. Husband preceded in death 24May1979. Resident of rural Jacksonville. Survived by three sons: Walter, Jr., Phillip James and Frank Edward, all of Jacksonville; one brother: Jacinto "Bud" of MO; four sisters: Mrs. Russell (Dessie) Smith of Murrayville, Mrs. J. C. (Dorothy May) Adams of Washington, Ethel Day and Clara Day, both of St. Louis, MO; eight grand and four g-grandchildren. Preceded by one daughter: Phyllis.

BROWN, Merle; b: 22Apr1908, Modesto, IL; d: 25Mar1990, Modesto, IL; bu.: Pulliam Cemetery, near Modesto, IL; fa: James M. Brown; mo: Eva Lena McGinnis. Survived by a nephew: Gary W. Brown of Palmyra; and a niece: Shirley Dexter of San Dimas, CA Preceded by a brother: Ralph.

BROWN, Mildred (Norfleet); b: 31Dec1912, Jacksonville, IL; d: 30Nov1993, Riverside, CA; bu.: Olivewood Cemetery, Riverside, CA; m; (not stated); fa: Henry Norfleet; mo: (not stated). Survived by two sons: David H. Reed of Tucson, AZ, and Gerald E. Reed of Riverside, CA; nine grand and 19 g-grandchildren; and a nephew: Paul Norfleet of Jacksonville.

BROWN, Natisha L.; b: 23Sep1980, Jacksonville, IL; d: 21Aug1981, Jacksonville, IL; bu.: East Cemetery, Jacksonville; fa: George Williams; mo: Patricia Brown. Survived by her parents; her maternal grandmother: Inez Brown of Jacksonville; maternal grandfather: Edward Thomas of Carbondale; maternal great-grandmother: Addie Criss of Jacksonville; paternal grandparents: Ollie Williams of Jacksonville and Richard Clayborn of Springfield; paternal great-grandparents: Annabelle Williams of Jacksonville and Arthur and Goldie Clayborn of Springfield.

BROWN, Neal N.; b: 5Jul1908, Murrayville, IL; d: 28Dc1994, Jacksonville, IL; bu.: Manchester, IL; m: Mary I. Wright on 14Feb1929 in Jacksonville, IL; fa: Newton Brown; mo: Lou Ann Neal. Resident of Murrayville, IL Survived by his wife; one daughter: Joann Fanning of Jacksonville; two sons: Neal R. (wife, Beverly) Brown of Roodhouse and Russ (wife, Sharon) Brown of Winchester; nine grand and 18 g-grandchildren; a maternal cousin; and several close paternal relatives. Preceded by two sisters; a brother; and a grandson.

BROWN, Neal Wayne; b: 20Sep1969, Jacksonville, IL; d: 31May1992, Scott Co., IL; bu.: Winchester, IL; m: Sandra Kay Welsh on 17Feb1990 in Glasgow, IL; fa: Neal Ray Brown, Jr.; mo: Beverly Garner. Resident of rural Winchester. Survived by his wife; a daughter: Kassie D., at home; his parents of rural Roodhouse; three sisters: Bonnie Brown of Roodhouse, Mrs. Mark (Mary) Conway of Colorado Springs, CO, and Mrs. David (Terry) McCullom of White Hall; his grandparents: Neal, Sr. and Mary Ina Brown of Murrayville. Preceded by his grandparents: Arthur and Mary Garner.

BROWN, Nellie G. (Gilleland); b: 1Jul1899, Woodville, IL; d: 27Nov1984, Springfield, IL; bu.: Kane, IL; m: Charles Brown in 1918 (place not stated); fa: Thomas Gilleland; mo: Alice Scoggins. Husband preceded in death in 1970. Resident of Kane, IL Preceded by two brothers and five sisters.

BROWN, Neta M. (Ruyle); b: 7Apr1919, Eldred, IL; d: 28Mar1985, White Hall, IL; bu.: Pine Tree Cemetery, near Patterson, IL; m: William H. Brown on 27Mar1935 in Carrollton, IL; fa: Arthur Ruyle; mo: Pansy Cox. Husband preceded in death 26Jul1983. Resident of Hillview, IL Survived by two daughters: Mrs. C. L. (Dixie) Snyder of Hillview, and Mrs. Don (Linda) Dunlap of Hillview; two sons: Ronnie Brown and Tony Joe Brown, both of Hillview; her parents; 14 grand and nine g-grandchildren; two step-great-grandchildren; three sisters: Mrs. Helen Menely of Greenfield, Mrs. Roberta Gibson of Alton and Alberta Preston of Carrollton; and two brothers: Howard Ruyle of Carrollton and Arthur William Ruyle of Eldred. Preceded by one sister.

BROWN, Nina (Niestradt); b: 23Jul1898, Hagener, IL; d: 24May1978, Beardstown, IL; bu.: St. Peter's Lutheran Cemetery, near Arenzville, IL; m: Charles Brown in Chicago (date not stated); fa: John Niestradt; mo: Elizabeth Stucke. Husband preceded in death. Survived by a sister-in-law: Mrs. Arthur (Violet) Neistradt of Beardstown; a nephew: Earl Niestradt of Bushnell; a niece: Mrs. Mildred Abernathy of Rockford; and numerous cousins. Preceded by a sister: Anna; and a brother: Arthur.

BROWN, Onie (Lindsay); b: 15Mar1906, Portland, MO; d: 25Mar1996, Beardstown, IL; bu.: Beardstown, IL; m: (not stated); fa: James Lindsay; mo: Anne Perry. Husband preceded in death. Survived by four daughters: Norma Mayes of rural Beardstown, Wanda Walters of Beardstown, Roxine Dosier of La Prairie and Barbara Pratt of DeWitt, Ia.; four sons: Fonzy Hay and Bob Hay, both of Beardstown, Blane Hay of Tulsa, OK And Barney Hay of Tacoma, Wash.; and several grand and g-grandchildren. Preceded by one son: Von.

BROWN, Orlando R.;b : 25Mar1909, Waverly, IL; d: 17Apr1981, Springfield, IL; bu.: Waverly, IL; m: Kittie Combs McClain in November, 1952 (place not stated); fa: Henry Brown; mo: Sallie Conlee. Resident of rural Waverly, IL Survived by his wife; a son: Bruce Brown of Baltimore, Md.; two daughters: Mrs. Connie Gresham of Fulton, MO, and Mrs. Linda Jennings of Waverly; a sister: Mrs. Mary Akers of Roodhouse; a brother: George Brown of Waverly; and five grandchildren.

BROWN, Paul E.; b: 11Jan1895, Schuyler Co., IL; d: 6Nov1979, Beardstown, IL; bu.: Beardstown, IL; m: 1) Helen; and 2) Velma (surnames and date/place of marriages not stated); fa: William Brown; mo: Zelpha Hollingsworth. WWII vet. Survived by his wife; these children: Jeanne Robertson of Beardstown, Joan Halverson of Cincinnati, OH, and Paul of Reno, Nev.; eight grand and eight g-grandchildren; a brother: Harry Brown of MO; and a sister: Susan Grundy of Texas. Preceded by three brothers; two sisters: and his first wife: Helen.

BROWN, Paul R. "Brownie"; b: 2Mar1925, Dow, IL; d: 16Apr1987, Kane, IL; bu.: Kane, IL; m: Jeanie Greenwood on 2Feb1946 in Kane, IL; fa: John E. Brown; mo: Gladys Darr. WWII & Korean War Army vet. Survived by his wife; a daughter: Dorothy Cronin of Elsah; and a son: Kevin of Beecher; three grandchildren; a sister: Dorothy Goodman of El Monte, CA; and a brother: Robert D. of Kansas City, KS

BROWN, Pauline (Buchanan); b: 15Feb1921, Pleasant Hill, IL; d: 16Sep1995, Pittsfield, IL; bu.: Crescent Heights Cemetery, Pleasant Hill, IL; m: Russell A. Brown on 11Mar1940 (place not stated); fa: Lester Buchanan; mo: Gussie Fielder. Survived by her husband; one son: Lester Brown of Aledo; one daughter: Barbara Clark of Lawrence, KS; five grandchildren; one g-grandchild; and two sisters: Mrs. Raymond (Maurice) Smith and Norma Franklin, both of Quincy. Preceded by one sister: Fern Daniels.

BROWN, Pearl (Jennings); b: 8Oct1890, near Barry, Il; d: 13Apr1982, Barry, IL; bu.: Parkland Cemetery, Barry, IL; m: William Thomas Brown on 7Oct1917 in Audrain Co, MO; fa: Joseph Jennings; mo: Fannie Johnson. Husband preceded in death 20Aug1963. Survived by a son: Robert Brown of Ferguson, MO; a daughter: Mrs. Myona Davis of Carthage, IL; two granddaughters; a great-grandson; and a brother: Marion Jennings of Middletown, MO

BROWN, Pearl (Mitchell); b: 10Dec1888, near Waverly, IL; d: 1May1982, Virden, IL; bu.: Waverly, IL; m: Frank Brown on 10Dec1908 (place not stated); fa: Samuel Mitchell; mo: Sarah Parkin. Resident of Waverly, IL Husband preceded in death 11Feb1964. Survived by several nieces and nephews. Preceded by two brothers.

BROWN, Pearl M. (Thomas) Bessert; b: 28Oct1921, Cicero, Il; d: 10Apr1991, Kankakee, IL (Riverside Medical Center); bu.: (not stated); m: 1) Clarence A. Bessert; and 2) Donald Brown, Sr. (dates and places not stated); fa: Gustav Thomas; mo: Anna Buciere. Both husbands preceded in death. Resident of Kankakee; formerly of Jacksonville. Survived by three daughters: Mrs. Donald (Gloria Bessert) Zanella of Bourbonnais, Mrs. Gary (Donna Brown) VanHoesen of St. Louis, MO, and Ferrell Brown Lawson of Norman, OK; three sons: Albert (wife, Marlene) Bessert of Joliet, Bruce (wife, Mary) Bessert of Braceville and Donald Brown of Phoenix, AZ; 12 grandchildren; one g-granddaughter; and one brother: Robert (wife Mary) Thomas of St. Charles. Preceded by her parents; her husbands; four brothers: George, William, Thomas and Herman; and an infant son.

BROWN, Phillip; b: (not stated); d: 1Jun1982, Wood River, IL; bu.: (not stated); m: (not stated); fa & mo: (not stated). Resident of East Alton, IL; formerly of Glasgow, Ill.; was 65 years of age at time of death. Survived by a daughter: Barbara Starovoski of Alton; a brother: Jim Brown of East Alton; an aunt: Vivian Smith of Glasgow; three cousins: Linda Oswald of Jacksonville, June Brinker of Glasgow and Eileen Blackburn of Winchester.

BROWN, Ray B.; b: 29Jun1910, Optima, OK; d: 24Jun1981, Carrollton, IL; bu.: Carrollton, IL; m: Verneil Tapman on 8Aug1936 in Wood River, Il; fa: Lee R. Brown; mo: Blanche Bigger. Resident of rural Carrollton, IL Survived by his wife; a sister: Ann Baldwin of Houston, Texas.

BROWN, Ralph "Butch"; b: 29Feb1952, Alton, IL; d: 4Jul1996, Carrollton, IL; bu.: Memorial Gardens Cemetery, Eldred, IL; m: Linda Gibson on 19Apr1975 in Alton, IL; fa: Ralph Brown; mo: Freda Toenyes. {"Son of the late Ralph and Freda Toenyes Brown Britton, and the step-son of Betty Britton of Oregon and the late Kenneth Britton."} Marine Corps Vietnam vet. Survived by his wife; three daughters: Amanda, Leah and Lindsey Brown, all of Carrollton; one brother: Kenney Brown of Jacksonville; four half-brothers: Kenny Britton, Steve Britton and Phillip Birtton, all of Portland, OR, and Allen Britton of Illiopolis; three half-sisters: Barbara Jackson of Washington and Sue Britton and "Sam" Britton, both of Portland, OR

BROWN, Ralph L.; b: 2Nov1905, near Modesto, IL; d: 7Apr1978, Jacksonville, Ill; bu.: Pulliam Cemetery, Palmyra, IL; m: Lucy Buchanan on 21Odct1933 (place not stated); fa: James Brown; mo: Evalena McGinnis. Resident of rural Modesto, IL Survived by his wife; a daughter: Mrs. Shirley Ann Dexter of San Dimas, CA; a son: Gary W. Brown of Waverly; a brother: James Merle Brown of Modesto; and four grandchildren. Preceded by a daughter.

BROWN, Raymond D.; b: 15Jun1943, Virginia, Il; d: 4Oct1995, Springfield, IL; bu.: Glasgow, IL; m: Joanne Russell on 16Jun1983 in Junction City, KS; fa: Walter L. Brown; mo: Mable Cooper. Resident of Ashland, IL Korean & Vietnam Wars Army vet. Survived by his wife; his father of Ashland; two sons: Andre R. Brown and Jonathan Brown; three daughters: Stonia M. Brown, Leeann Brown ad Camile Sue Courier; four brothers: Arthur, Richard, Walter Lee, and William, all of Ashland; a sister: Phyllis Sutphin of Ashland; and several nieces and nephews. Preceded by his mother.

BROWN, Rebecca Erin; b: (not stated); d: 12Nov1976, Kansas City, KS; bu.: Winchester, IL; fa: William Brown; mo: Penny Constant. Was three months of age at time of death. Survived by her parents; her grandparents: Mr. & Mrs. Walter Brown of Ashland, and Eugenia Vanderventer of Springfield; a brother: Ryan; and a twin sister: Roxanna, both at home.

BROWN, Richard T.; b:11Jul1959, Jersey Co., IL; d: 27Mar1982, Hillview, Il; bu.: St. John's Cemetery, Carrollton, IL; fa: George Brown; mo: Sarah Strebel. Resident of Carrollton. Survived by his parents; a brother: Phillip Brown, at home; and his maternal grandparents: Mr. & Mrs. Theodore Strebel of Jerseyville.

BROWN, Robert C.; b: 16Jul1893, Astoria, IL; d: 21Nov1978, Carrollton, IL; bu.: Oak Wood Cemetery, Greenfield, IL; m:Jessie Durham on 6Jan1943 (place not stated); fa & mo: (not stated). Resident of Greenfield, IL Survived by his wife and preceded by a brother.

BROWN, Robert D.; b: 25Nov1911, Scott Co, IL; d: 18Feb1985, Carrollton, IL; bu.: Winchester, IL; m: Iona Ryan on 22Jul1932 in Carrollton, IL; fa: Albert Brown; mo: Claudia Andell. Resident of rural Winchester. Survived by his wife; three children: Robert A. Brown, Edward Brown, and Mrs. Ronald (Barbara) Coultas, all of rural Winchester; and eight grandchildren; two brothers: Brownie H. Brown and Charles Brown, both of Winchester; two sisters: Mrs. Cecil Myers of Jacksonville and Mrs. Francis (Jewel) Reardon of Manchester. Preceded by one sister.

BROWN, Robert E.; b: 28Oct1931, Jacksonville, IL; d: 22Feb1984, Springfield, IL; bu.: Camp Butler National Cemetery, Springfield, IL; m: (not stated); fa: Walter Brown; mo: Pearl Plasters. A former resident of Jacksonville, IL Korean War Army vet. Survived by a son: Robbie Brown of Springfield; two daughters: Kelly Brown and Deborah Brown, both of Springfield; two half-brothers: Hamilton Mahoney of Jacksonville and Gerald Mahoney of Tacoma, Wash.; and several cousins.

BROWN, Robert H.; b: 29Jul1921, Cass Co., IL; d: 25Jul1988, Jacksonville, IL; bu.: Beardstown, IL; m: Iva Carey on 7Nov1942 in Nashville, IN; fa: William H. Brown; mo: Georganna Nettleship. Resident of rural Beardstown, IL WWII vet. Survived by his wife; a son: Robert E. of rural Virginia; two daughters: Mrs. Don (Connie) Piper of rural Beardstown, and Anne Brown of Jacksonville; four grandchildren; a brother: William Brown of Springfield; and several nieces and nephews. Preceded by a sister: Helen.

BROWN, Robert Hugh; b: 4Jan1931, Chambersburg, IL; d: 5Nov1995, Alton, IL; bu.: Fairview Cemetery, near Bluffs, IL; m: Zelma Jones on 3May1952 in Jacksonville, IL; fa: George W. Brown; mo: Reba E. Roate. Resident of East Alton; formerly of Bluffs. Korean War vet. Survived by his wife; two daughters: Mrs. Albert (Deborah) Busby of East Alton and Mrs. Jack (Cindy) Holman of Wood River; two grandchildren; one g-grandchild; his mother of Winchester; four brothers: Edward Brown of Kokomo, IN, John Brown of Bluffs, James Brown of Brookfield, MO, and Lozelle Mustard of Tennessee, IL; and five sisters: Nancy Jones of Pittsfield, Roberta Simmons of Jacksonville, Sue Glass of Hillsboro, Reba Almon of Dallas, TX, and Jennie Miller of Quincy. Preceded by one daughter: Victoria Marie Brown; his father; three brothers: George, Frank and Willard Brown; and one sister: Betty Evenhouse.

BROWN, Robert K.; b: 25Dec1926, Griggsville, IL; d: 8Mar1981, Jacksonville, Il; bu.: Griggsville, IL; m: Betty Staffy on 30Apr1949 in Quincy, IL; fa: Henry Brown; mo: Bertha Butterfield. A former resident of Griggsville. WWII vet. Survived by his wife; two sons: Carl K. Brown of Griggsville and Charles Brown of Quincy; a daughter: Miss Carolyn Brown, at home; two grandsons: Jason and Brian Brown; a sister: Miss Dorothy Brown; and two brothers: Shirley and Donald Brown, all of Griggsville. Preceded by his parents and two brothers.

BROWN, Robert L.; b: 12Apr1923, Beardstown, IL;d: 19May1986, rural Beardstown, IL; bu.: (not stated); m: Mary M. Aten on 12Jul1942 in Palmyra, IL; fa: Robert F. Brown; mo: Ethel Swan. WWII Army vet. Survived by his wife; three sons: Robert W. of rural Beardstown, Michael J. of Jacksonville and Patrick C. of Orlando, FL; one daughter: Mrs. Cynthia Hobrock of rural Beardstown; his mother of Beardstown; four grandsons; one sister; Joan Redshaw of Champaign; one aunt; Maxine Wiggins of Beardstown; one niece and one nephew. Preceded by several aunts and uncles.

BROWN, Robert Wayne; b: 7Sep1955, Jacksonville, IL; d: 20Dec1987, San Diego, CA; bu.: Memorial Lawn Cemetery, Jacksonville; fa: James L. Brown; mo: Helen C. (surname not stated). Navy vet. Survived by his wife of Jacksonville; his mother of Fresno, CA; two sisters: Sandra Byrant and Vicky Andrews, both of Jacksonville; grandmother: Mrs. Stanley Brown of Jacksonville; a niece; a nephew; and several aunts, uncles and cousins.

BROWN, Rosa Arlene; b: 20Mar1928, Beardstown, IL; d: 12Apr1995, Jacksonville, IL; bu.: Oakland Cemetery, Meredosia, IL; fa: (not stated); mo: Gladys Brown. Resident of Meredosia. She was the last of her immediate family.

BROWN, Russell; b: 8Mar1917, Yatesville, IL; d: 11Oct1983, St. Louis, MO; bu.: Barnacas National Cemetery, Pensacola, FL; m: Clydie (surname and date/place of marriage not stated); fa: Edgar Brown; mo: (not stated). A former resident of Jacksonville, IL Survived by his wife; three step-children; and a sister: Margaret Brown of rural Ashland.

BROWN, Ruth (Thorpe); b: (date not stated), Mexico, MO; d: 25Nov1983, Jacksonville, IL; bu.: East Cemetery, Jacksonville; m: (not stated); fa: Fred Thorpe; mo: Anna Raney. Was 79 years of age at the time of death. Survived by a sister: Mrs. Grace Goode of Cincinnati, OH; and one daughter: Betty Locke.

BROWN, Ruth E. (Stuart); b: (date not stated), Jacksonville, IL; d: 24Oct1996, Peoria, IL; bu.: Memorial Lawn Cemetery, Jacksonville; m: George "Elmon" Brown on 19Feb1943 in Bowling Green, MO; fa: Orville Stuart; mo: Daisy Labee. Husband preceded in death 22Dec1983. Resident of Jacksonville. Survived by one daughter: Mrs. Thomas (Jennifer E.) Bencher of Peoria; three grand and three g-grandchildren; one brother: Martin Laury of St. Louis, MO; and five sisters: Bea Baggett and Joan Stewart, both of Huntington Beach, CA, Shirley Androlewicz of El Cajon, CA, Daisy Shepard of Protem, MO, and Gail Geurin of Capitola, CA

BROWN, Ruth E. (Roach); b: 20Apr1922, Literberry, IL; d: 22Jun1990, Springfield, IL; bu.: St. Augustine Cemetery, Ashland, IL; m: John W. Brown on 20Nov1945 in Virginia, IL; fa: Walter T. Roach; mo: Stella E. Scribner. Husband preceded in death 5Mar1981. Resident of Ashland. Survived by her mother of Ashland; two sons: James A. and John M., both of Ashland; seven daughters: Mrs. Martin (Susanne) Hoecker of Mackinaw, Mrs. Rick (Sara E.) Alloway of Jacksonville, Mrs. Steve (Patricia) Tribble of Bloomington, Mrs. Jon (Rita R.) Stuewe of Puerto Rico, Mrs. Jeff (Jane M.) Lair of Jacksonville, Mrs. Mike (Jean M.) Murphy of Hettick, and Mrs. Chris (Phyllis A.) Graue of Williamsville; 18 grandchildren; and one sister: Irma Yeck of Concord. Preceded by an infant daughter: Joanne; and one brother: Art Roach.

BROWN, Ruth Eleanor (Henricks); b: 29May1928, Brown Co., IL; d: 26Sep1985, Tampa, FL; bu.: Catholic Cemetery, Mt. Sterling, IL; m: Lyle Brown on 22Dec1948 in Palmyra, MO; fa: Omar Henricks; mo: Winnie Adams. Resident of Tampa; formerly of Mt. Sterling. Survived by her husband; three daughters: Mrs. Frank (Louise) Gonzalez of Tampa, Barbara Brown of Lauderdale-By-The-Sea, FL, and Diana Brown of Plant City, FL; three sisters: Mrs. Margaret Crawford of Effingham, Mrs. Ross (Marie) Dormire of Mt. Sterling, and Mrs. Keith (Joan) Akers of Bushnell; and three grandchildren. Preceded by her parents and a brother.

BROWN, Samuel A.; b: 25Mar1897, Shelby Co., MO; d: 20Sep1983, Springfield, IL; bu.: Maplewood Cemetery, Clarence, MO; m; (not stated); fa: Francis E. Brown; mo: Mary Rivard. Resident of Girard, IL Survived by two sons: Dale of Jacksonville and Stanley of Springfield; a daughter: Mrs. Lewis (Jane) Stolte of Clarksville, MO; six grandchildren; two g-grandchildren; five brothers: Frank and Noble of Clarence Mo.., Leo of Coweta, OK, Ted of Leonard, MO; and two sisters: Mrs. Wilbur (Ann) Gander of Kennewick, Wash., and Mrs. L. J. (Gladys) Oliver of Shelbyville, MO Preceded by two brothers, two sisters, and one daughter.

BROWN, Sandra E. (Taylor); b: 20Dec1938, Macomb, IL; d: 16Mar1993, Macomb, IL; bu.: Bushnell, IL; m: Richard Brown on 25May1956, Good Hope, IL; fa: Charles W. Taylor; mo: Evelyn M. Whitehead. Husband preceded in death in 1960. Survived by her mother: Evelyn Taylor of Macomb; three sons: Rick of Macomb and Scott T. and Kelly, both of Longview, TX; a daughter: Vicky Wessels of Rio Rancho, N.M.; five grandchildren; three brothers: Bill and Jim Taylor of Macomb, and Ruty Taylor of Nashville, TN Preceded by her father; a twin sister in infancy, and her mother-in-law: Ethel Williams.

BROWN, Stanley H.; b: 9Mar1906, Griggsville, IL; d: 30Oct1987, Jacksonville, IL; bu.: Memorial Lawn Cemetery, Jacksonville; m: Geraldine Elizabeth Cannon on 7Jan1929 in Jacksonville; fa: William H. Brown; mo: Minnie Dolbeare. Survived by his wife; the following children: Jack L., Jim L., Mrs. Francis L. (Patricia Ann) Taylor, Mrs. Fred (Barbara) Hill, Mrs. Dennis (Sue) Dawdy, all of Jacksonville; two sisters: Mrs. Geneva Marsik of Lombard and Mrs. Cecil (Betty) Stroud of Jacksonville; 21 grand and 26 g-grandchildren. Preceded by an infant son and daughter, a brother and a sister.

BROWN, Stella Mae (Ferguson); b: 26Feb1933, Fidelity, IL; d: 8Sep1992, Jacksonville, IL; bu.: Oak Grove Cemetery, Jerseyville, IL; m: (not stated); fa: Murray Ferguson; mo: Ethel Wayman. Resident of Delhi, IL Survived by a daughter: Lynette Brown of Jacksonville; four grandchildren; a brother: Donald Ferguson of Delhi. Preceded by a brother: James Ferguson.

BROWN, Sylvia; b: (not stated); d: 12Dec1978, Valdese, NC; bu.: (not stated); fa & mo: (not stated). Was 61 years of age at death. Survived by her sister: Mrs. Clyde (Bonnilynn) Tendick of Jacksonville; a married sister: Elsie of Tucson, AZ; and a brother in CA. Preceded by one brother.

BROWN, Sylvia Agnes (Berter); b: 24Apr1912, Quincy, IL; d: 26Jul1990, Springfield, IL; bu.: Calvary Cemetery, Springfield; m: James Mount Brown in 1941 in Quincy, IL; fa: Fred Berter; mo: Mary Schuering. Husband preceded in death in 1975. Resident of Springfield; formerly of Jacksonville, IL Survived by three daughters: Susanne Hill and Diane Garner, both of Phoenix, AZ, and Jane Clarke of Cincinnati; six grandchildren; one brother: Fred Berter of Quincy; four sisters: Tess Whalen of Chillicothe, Helen Brosi of Springfield, Betty Zwick of Quincy, and Lou Nicolay of Quelwein, Ia.; and several nieces, nephews and cousins.

BROWN, Thomas Leslie; b: (date not stated), Exeter, IL; d: 23Nov1995, Oxford, NC; bu.: Woodlawn Memorial Park, Durham, NC; m: Sue (surname and date/place of marriage not stated); fa & mo: (not stated). Was 78 years of age at death. WWII Air Force vet. Survived by his wife; one son: Jeff Brown of Chapel Hill, NC; one daughter: Tricia L. Linn of Oxford, NC; two sisters: Sally Harris and Jessie Colclasure, both of Jacksonville; one brother: Elwood Brown of Gaston, OR; and five grandchildren.

BROWN, Thomas Vincent; b: 4Aug1904, north of Mt. Sterling, IL; d: 19Apr1993, Mt. Sterling, IL; bu.: Mt. Sterling; fa: Henry Brown; mo: Emily Porter. Survived by three nieces: Lucille Reische of Mt. Sterling, Oleta Mae Blender of Rushville and Dorothy Mae Bennett of Monmouth. Preceded by two sisters: Edna Lora Perry and Addie Belle Clayton; and one nephew.

BROWN, Tyler F.; b: 5Sep1993, Jerseyville, IL; d: 5Sep1993, Jerseyville, IL; bu.: Pine Tree Cemetery, Patterson, IL; fa: Tony Brown; mo: Shelly Henderson. Survived by his grandparents: Mr. & Mrs. Fred Henderson of Roodhouse; and two sisters: Lacy L. and Shanon Brown, both at home. Preceded by his grandparents: Mr. & Mrs. William H. Brown.

BROWN, Verneil (Tatman); b: 29May1912, Walkerville, IL; d: 23Dec1994, Carrollton, IL; bu.: City Cemetery, Carrollton, IL; m: Ray Brown on 8Aug1936 in Wood River, IL; fa: Fred Tatman; mo: Enis Hutchens. Husband preceded in death on 24Jun1981. Survived by several nephews and nieces. Preceded by her parents; a sister: Berniece Brady; and a brother: Ward Tatman.

BROWN, Virginia F. (Weason); b: 19Aug1905, Brownwood, MO; d: 11May1985, White Hall, IL; bu.: Walkerville, IL; m: Charles E. Brown on 16Jun1943 in St. Charles, MO; fa: (first name not stated) Weason; mo: Martha Batten. Resident of Godfrey, IL Survived by her husband; and several nieces and nephews. Preceded by three sisters and one brother.

BROWN, Walter; b: 28Oct1916, Waverly, IL; d: 10Jul1981, Springfield, Ill; bu.: Waverly, IL; m: (not stated); fa: Charles Brown; mo: May Bridges. Resident of Waverly. WWII vet. Survived by two daughters: Mrs. Jerry (Barb) Dossett of Springfield, and Mrs. Tom (Betty) Bamford of Taf, CA; a sister: Mrs. Meryl (Freda) Newberry of Waverly; and five grandchildren. Preceded by his parents; two brothers; and a sister.

BROWN, Walter A.; b: 4Aug1900, New Berlin, IL; d: 18Feb1992, New Berlin, IL; bu.: Luken Cemetery, southwest of New Berlin, IL; m: Mary Duewer on 11Dec1924 in New Berlin, IL; fa: John A. Brown; mo: Emma F. Meyer. Survived by his wife; a daughter: Mrs. Robert (Gladys) Sauers of Dawson; a son: Donald E. Brown of rural New Berlin; a grandson: Jeff Brown; a sister: Mrs. Floyd (Minnie) Vincent of Alexander; and a niece.

BROWN, Walter A.; b: 12Apr1911, Alton, IL; d: 24May1979, rural Jacksonville, IL; bu.: East Cemetery, Jacksonville; m: Mary Jane Day in 1933 (place not stated); fa: Edward Brown; mo: Rosetta Clay. Survived by his wife; three sons: Walter Brown, Jr. of rural Jacksonville, Phillip James Brown of rural Jacksonville, and Frank Edward Brown, at home; six grandchildren; these brothers and sisters: Clarence Brown of Streator, Otto Brown of Arizona, Bessie Rhodes of Jacksonville, and Kate McGlasson of Versailles. Preceded by a daughter: Phyllis; three brothers; and two sisters.

BROWN, Weatherford "Tony" "Buster"; b: 31Mar1929, Versailles, IL; d: 31Dec1993, Jacksonville, IL; bu.: Perry, IL; M; Betty Gregory in 1956 (place not stated); fa: George Weatherford Brown; mo: Reba Elizabeth Friswold. Resident of Jacksonville; formerly of Winchester, IL Survived by his wife; his mother of Winchester; two sons: Lonnie Brown of Poteau, OK, and Rodney Brown of Jacksonville; five daughters: Joyce of Decatur, Elizabeth Brown of Meredosia, Patty of Peoria, Twilla MacBride of Poteauk, OK, and April of Meredosia; five sisters: Nancy Jones of Pittsfield, Roberta Simmons of Roodhouse, Susan Glass of Hillsboro, Reba Almon of Dallas, TX, and Ginny Miller of Quincy; one half-brother: Lozelle Mustard of Tenn.; and five brothers: Robert of Alton, John of Bluffs, Edward of Kokomo, IN, James R. of Brookfield, MO, and William W. Brown of Bloomington. Preceded by his father a sister: Betty Everhouse; and two brothers: George and Frank Eugene Brown.

BROWN, William Henry "Brownie"; b: 2Mar1915, Glasgow, IL; d: 26Jul1983, White Hall, IL; bu.: Pine Tree Cemetery, Patterson, IL; m: Neta Mae Ruyle on 27Mar1935 in Carrollton, IL; fa: Dorsey Brown; mo: Lillie Savage. Resident of Hillview, IL, Survived by his wife; two daughters: Mrs. C. L. (Dixie) Snyder and Mrs. Don (Linda) Dunlap of Hillview; two sons: Ronnie Brown and Tony Joe Brown of Hillview; three sisters: Mrs. Earl (Nellie) Heaton of Long Beach, CA, Mrs. Paul (Noreen) Ingram of Alsey, and Mrs. John (Catherine) Boes of Winchester; five half-sisters: Bernice Hayes and Lois Wright of Jacksonville, Anna Mae Fry and Viola Harris of Springfield, and Meta Rose Kistner of Normal; three brothers: George of Wood River and Russell and Vern of Cottage Hills; two half-brothers: Kenneth Brown of Wood River and Jessie Brown, residing in the state of Louisiana; a step-brother: Howard Decker of Hillview; 14 grand and nine g-grandchildren. Preceded by a half-sister.

BROWN, William J.; b: 6Apr1924, Bowling Green, MO; d: 1May1994, Springfield, IL; bu.: East Cemetery, Jacksonville, IL; m: Delores Waggoner on 5Jun1954 in Jacksonville, IL; fa: Will Brown; mo: Pearley Robinson. Resident of Jacksonville. WWII & Korean War vet. Survived by his wife; two sons: William Leon Brown of Jacksonville and Marshall Lee Brown of Jacksonville; nine grand and two g-grandchildren; three brothers: Lester Fearson and Henry Fearson, both of Jacksonville, and Harvey Fearson of Fort Walton Beach, FL; one sister: Bessie Florence of Lake Port, CA; numerous nieces and nephews. Preceded by his parents; one son: James Littman Brown; and one sister: Betty Fearson.

BROWN, William Richard; b: 9Dec1906, Loami, IL; d: 17Aug1978, Odin, IL; d: bu.: Sandy Branch Cemetery, Kinmundy, IL; m: Reta Haynes on 22Feb1930 in Salem, IL; fa: Fred Brown; mo: Elizabeth Campbell. Resident of Salem, IL Survived by his wife; and one daughter: Mrs. Larry (Helen) Sullivan of Salem; two grandchildren: Anita and Rhonda; these brothers and sisters: Mrs. Paul (Margaret) Kroush, Mrs. Lucille Buckalew and Donald Brown, all of Jacksonville, and Mrs. Charles (Mildred) Barber of Woodland Hills, CA

BROWN, Wilma G. (Parks); b: 8Sep1892, Cooperstown, Brown Co., IL; d: 27Jan1988, Minden, IL; bu.: Mt. Sterling, IL; m: Eben Brown on 12Aug1954 in Chicago, IL; fa: Daniel A. Parks; mo: Susan Howell. Husband preceded in death. Resident of Mt. Sterling, IL Survived by three nieces: Susan Jackson of Talen, OR, Frances Mason of Dallas and Harriet Flannigan of Decatur; and two nephews: Michael Parks of Champaign and Thomas Parks of Belleville. Preceded by a brother: Russell Parks in 1965.

BROWNBACK, Helen M. (Miller): b: 14Mar1914, Edwardsville, IL; d: 18Jul1976, Springfield, IL; bu.: (not stated); m: Stuart B. Brownback on 30Jun1936 in Chandlerville, IL; fa: James H. Miller; mo: Irene Shaw. Resident of Ashland, IL Survived by her husband; two children: H. O. Brownback of Ashland and Mrs. Keller Phillips of Walnut Grove, CA

BROWNBACK, Stuart S.; b: 25May1909, Ashland, IL; d: 25Jan1981, Ashland, IL; bu.: (not stated); m: Helen Miller (date and place not stated); fa: H. O. Brownback II; mo: Anna Edwards. Wife preceded in death in 1976. Survived by a son: H. O. Brownback III; and a granddaughter: Lauren Elizabeth, both of Ashland.

BROWNE, Paul; b: 1May1901, Griggsville, IL; d: 24Feb1977, White Hall, IL; bu.: Pine Tree Cemetery, near Patterson, IL; fa & mo: (not stated). Was a resident for 32 years in the home of Rosa Cardwell of Roodhouse, IL WWI vet. Preceded by a brother.

BROWNELL, N. Pauline (Wells); b: 15Feb1908, near Virden, IL; d: 22Oct1984, Springfield, IL; bu.: Auburn, IL; m: Archie Brownell (date and place not stated); fa: Alvah Wells; mo: Nellie Nicholson. Husband preceded in death in 1973. Survived by a sister: Mrs. Carl (Mildred) Kenned of Clearwater, FL

BROWNING, Clay "Buck"; b: 26Mar1907, Pike Co., IL; d: 7Jan1977, Pittsfield, IL; bu.: Miller Cemetery, Atlas, IL; m: (not stated); fa: W. R. Browning; mo: Ella Guthrie. Resident of Churchill Nursing Home, Barry, IL Survived by a son: Bill of Westminster, CO; two daughters: Mrs. Warren (Betty) Lowe of Pittsfield and Mrs. Ed (Barbara) Hooper of Summer Hill; a brother: Paul of Pittsfield; seven grand and four g-grandchildren. Preceded in death by a sister.

BROWNING, Delbert "Pistol"; b: 12May1920, Martinsburg, IL; d: 7Apr1985, Pittsfield, IL; bu.: West Cemetery, Pittsfield, IL; m: Donna Bowman on 1Sep1946 in Rockport, IL; fa: Harry Browning; mo: Emma (surname not stated). Vet. Survived by his wife; his father of Louisiana, MO; one son: Bob Browning of Pittsfield; one daughter: Rebecca Browning of Pittsfield; one brother: Bill Browning of Minneapolis, Minn.; one sister: Rosalie Merrill of Pleasant Hill; and one grandchild. Preceded by his mother, two brothers and one son.

BROWNING, Edythe R. (Ralston); b: 5Dec1889, Greene Co., IL; d: 29Jan1982, Lincoln, IL; bu.: Pine Tree Cemetery, Patterson, IL; m: Frank Browning in 1918 at Carrollton, IL; fa: Edward P. Ralson; mo: Serena Ashlock. A former resident of White Hall, IL Husband died in 1956. Survived by three sons: Edwin Browning and Ross Callander, both of Lincoln, and Thomas Callender of Bloomington; a daughter: Floy Granda of Springfield; seven grand and two g-grandchildren; a brother: Glenn Ralston of East Alton; and a sister: Floy Haddock of Carrollton. Preceded by a son, two brothers and a sister.

BROWNING, Floyd C.; b: 29Dec1909, Sparta, IL; d: 31Jul1984, Jacksonville, IL; b: Dorsey Cemetery, Chambersburg, IL; m: Irene Helen Barnes on 28Nov1928 in Chambersburg, IL; fa: Asa Lester Browning; mo: Nora Fagan. Resident of Chambersburg, IL Survived by his wife; two daughters: Mrs. Merle (Mary) Hart of Meredosia and Mrs. Jerry (Brenda) Roof of Port Charlotte, FL; three sons: William Asa Browning, Sr., of Jacksonville, Kenneth Floyd Browning of Chambersburg and Michael Lynn Browning of LaSalle; 22 grand and 22 g-grandchildren; one sister: Mrs. Glen (Idelle) Secrest of Percy; and four nieces. Preceded by one sister.

BROWNING, Estelle; b: 11Sep1907, Brown Co., IL; d: 9Jun1992, Quincy, IL; bu.: Mt. Sterling, IL; fa: George A. Browning; mo: Sina Kerr. Resident of Mt. Sterling, IL Survived by several cousins.'

BROWNING, Gladys Bernice (Klitz); b: 10Jul1921, New Canton, IL; d: 25Apr1991, Pittsfield, IL; bu.: West Cemetery, Pittsfield, IL; m: Homer C. Browning on 20Mar1942 in Bowling Green, MO; fa: Theodore Klitz; mo: Gladys Sappington. Husband preceded in death 22Mar1991. Survived by one daughter: Betty of Pittsfield; one sister: Helen Stahl of Springfield, MO; and two brothers: Charles of Barry and Walter Paul of Newark, OH. Preceded by a son: Robert Wayne.

BROWNING, Homer C.; b: 28Nov1920, Pittsfield, IL; d: 22Mar1991, Pittsfield, IL; b; West Cemetery, Pittsfield, IL; m: G. Bernice Browning on 20Mar1943 in Bowling Green, MO; fa: Homer Browning; mo: Ethel Harris. Survived by his wife; one daughter: Betty Browning of Pittsfield; one brother: Victor Browning of Peoria; and three sisters: Frances Sparks of Winchester and Avonel Showers and Loretta Collard, both of Bradenton, FL Preceded by one son and a sister.

BROWNING, Irene H. (Barnes); b: 14Apr1909, Pleasant Hill, IL; d: 8Feb1985, Jacksonville, IL; bu.: Dorsey Cemetery, Perry, IL; m: Floyd C. Browning on 28Nov1928 in Chambersburg, IL; fa: William Henry Barnes; mo: Leota Moore. Husband preceded in death 31Jul1984. A resident of Chambersburg. Survived by two daughters: Mrs. Merle (Mary) Hart of Meredosia and Mrs. Jerry (Brenda) Roof of Port Charlotte, FL; three sons: William Asa Browning, Sr. of Jacksonville, Kenneth Floyd Browning of Chambersburg, Michael Lynn Browning of LaSalle; 22 grand and 22 g-grandchildren.

BROWNING, Irvin R.; b: 6Aug1902, near Atlas, IL; d: 26May1977, rural Pittsfield, IL; bu.: Miller Cemetery, near Atlas, IL; m: Viola Durbeck (date and place not stated); fa: Fred Browning; mo: Mayme Wade. WWII Navy vet. Survived by a son: Gene of Pittsfield; two daughters: Mrs. Walter Tobin of Quincy and Mrs. Charles Ballows of Overland, MO; a sister: Mrs. Charles Lyles of Princeton, Indiana; four grandchildren; and one g-grandchild. Preceded by a brother.

BROWNING, John W.; b: 11Jul1908, Atlas, IL; d: 23Dec1993, Pittsfield, IL; bu.: Summer Hill Cemetery, Summer Hill, IL; m: Margaret Lord on 15Feb1936 in Bowling Green, MO; fa: Homer C. Browning; mo: Rebecca Daniels. Survived by his wife; one son: John D. Browning of Louisiana, MO; four grandchildren; one g-granddaughter; one sister: Willeyne Knepper of Quincy; two brothers: Logan Browning of Kingman, AZ; and Glenn Browning of Oceanside, CA

BROWNING, Larry D.; b: 22Jun1945, Monticello, IL; d: 6Sep1990, Quincy, IL; bu.: Miller Cemetery, Atlas, IL; m; (not stated); fa: Gilbert P. Browning; mo: Nora Huntley. A former resident of Pittsfield, IL Air Force vet. Survived by his mother of Pittsfield; two brothers: Garry Browning and Gilbert Browning, both of Pittsfield; four children: Larry Wayne Browning and Eric Paul Browning, both of Texas, Kelly LuAnn Browning and Dawn Renee Browning, both of Indianapolis; and two grandchildren. Preceded by his father and one brother.

BROWNING, Lawrence I.; b: 14Apr1919, Pike Co., IL; d: 5Nov1982, Pittsfield, IL; bu.: Crescent Heights Cemetery, Pleasant Hill, IL; fa: Harry Browning; mo: Emma Ball. Resident of Pleasant Hill, IL Surviving are his father, who lives at the Maple Grove Lodge Nursing Home in Louisiana, MO; two brothers: D. L. Browning of Pittsfield and B. G. Browning of Minneapolis, Minn.; and a sister: Rosalie Merrill of Pleasant Hill.

BROWNING, Marian Lee (McKee); b: 5Aug1930, Canton, IL; d: 23Oct1991, Springfield, IL; bu.: Diamond Grove Cemetery, Jacksonville; m: (not stated); fa: Russell O. McKee; mo: Lelah Berry. Resident of Jacksonville. Survived by three daughters: Mrs. Paul (Diana) Carter, Barbara Browning and Mrs. Stan (Lisa) Peter, all of Jacksonville; six grandchildren; and one bother: Donald Bacon of Girard. Preceded by one sister.

BROWNING, Nina M. (Ames); b: 9Apr1896, Brown Co., IL; d: 29May1986, Rushville, IL; bu.: Hersman, IL; m: Bert F. Browning on 10Dec1914 in Mt. Sterling, IL; fa: Commodore Ames; mo: Maggie Innes. Husband preceded in death 30Sep1974. Survived by three daughters: Mrs. Russell (Marjorie) Greer of Havana, Mrs. Betty Boss of Kewanee and Mrs. Orville (Pat) Damman of Rushville; 11 grand and 10 g-grandchildren; and two sisters: Mrs. Mazie Adams of Mt. Sterling and Mrs. Eva Holmes of Sterling.

BROWNING, Paul; b: 7Aug1913, Atlas, IL; d: 31Mar1977, Pittsfield, IL; bu.: West Cemetery, Pittsfield, IL; m: Nora Huntley in 1934 in Bowling Green, MO; fa: W. R. Browning; mo: Ella Guthrie. Survived by his wife; three sons: Gary of Pittsfield, Larry of Indianapolis, and Rex of MO; and seven grandchildren. Preceded by a brother and a sister.

BROWNING, Viola E. (Dierzdicki); b: 14Feb1905, St. Louis, MO; d: 23Aug1990, Milton, IL; bu.: Calvary Cemetery, St. Louis, MO; m: Irvin R. Browning in 1923 (place not stated); fa: John Dierzdicki; mo: Thekla Smith. Husband preceded in death 26May1977. Resident of Pittsfield, IL Survived by a son: Gene Browning of Pittsfield; two daughters: Virginia Tobin of Quincy and Mrs. Charles (Patricia) Ballowe of Overland, MO; four grand and four g-grandchildren; and one brother: Joe Dierzdicki of St. Louis. Preceded by a sister: Henel Schultz.

BROWNING, William C.; b: 9Apr1930, Summer Hill, IL;d: 25Apr1983, Westminster, CO; bu.: Crow Hill Cemetery, Denver, CO; m: Margaret Beck (date and place not stated); fa: Clay Browning; mo: Fern Clark. A former resident of Pittsfield, IL Survived by his wife; a daughter: Mrs. Paula Conger and a son: Dana, both of Westminster; a grandchild; two sisters; Mrs. Warren (Betty) Lowe of Pittsfield and Mrs. Edgar (Barbara Jean) Hooper of Summer Hill.

BROWING, William Harry; b: 6Dec1891, Martinsburg, IL; d: 14Sep1986, Louisiana, MO; bu.: Crescent Heights Cemetery, Pleasant Hill, IL; m: Emma Ball on 25Nov1914 in Pleasant Hill, IL; fa: William Presley Browning; mo: Anna Windsor. Wife preceded in death 24Dec1970. Resident of Pleasant Hill. Survived by one son: B. G. "Bill" of Minneapolis; one daughter: Mrs. Rosalie Merrill of Pleasant Hill; seven grandchildren; and one g-grandchild. Preceded by an infant brother; and three sons.

BROWNLOW, Winfield W.; b: 19Feb1917, Beardstown, IL; d: 4May1987, Redondo Beach, CA; bu.: Green Hills Memorial Park, Rancho Palos Verdes, CA; m: Betty Swan on 15Mar1941 in Yuma, AZ; fa: Chester W. Brownlow; mo: Eda M. Welch. A former resident of Beardstown, IL Survived by his wife; three sons: John and Ale of Hawthorn, CA, and Roger of Corona, CA; four grandchildren; one sister: Mrs. William (Virginia) Devlin of Mt. Sterling; several nieces and nephews.

BROYLES, Scott A.; b: 13Apr1966, Denver, CO; d: 21Oct1993, Texas; bu.: Flower Mound, Texas; m: Kate Elias (date and place not stated). Survived by his wife; his parents of Greeley, CO; three brothers: Jeff Broyles of Atlanta, GA, Mike Broyles of Ft. Collins, CO, and Nick Broyles of Bozeman, Mont.; a sister: Katie Broyles of Indianola, Iowa; and two grandmothers: Marie Broyles of Baldwin, KS, and Mildred Gann of Emporia, KS

BRUBECK, Velma (Miller); b: 8Oct1909, Beardstown, IL; d:25Feb1981, Beardstown, IL; bu.: Beardstown, IL; m: John E. Brubeck on 22Apr1928 in Rushville, IL; fa: Charles L. Miller; mo: Jessie Harris. Husband preceded in death 18Mar1954. Survived by three daughters: Mrs. Donald (Bettie) Utter and Mrs. Bobby (Mary Ann) Hardwick, both of Beardstown, and Mrs. Wilbur (Sally) Lippert of Arenzville; eight grand and four g-grandchildren; an aunt: Mrs. Dena Trainor of Palmetto, FL; and several nieces, nephews and cousins.

BRUCE, Bessie E. (Shandrow) Bruce;b: 19Mar1922, Alsey, IL; d: 29Apr1991, Jacksonville, Il; bu.: Manchester, IL; m: 1) Harold Meade Bruce on 7Jun1941; and 2) Kenneth A. Bruce on 5Jun1946 (places not stated); fa: Thomas Shandrow; mo: Frances Mikus. 1st husband died 24Jan1943. Resident of Bluffs, IL Survived by her husband; three sons: Stephen M. of Huntsville, AL, Jeffrey T. of Putnam and Gerald R. of Kailua, Hawaii; one daughter: Phyllis Schaad of Griggsville; 12 grand and 6 g-grandchildren; and one brother: Victor Shandrow of Alsey. Preceded by three sisters.

BRUCE, Bessie Maude (Clinard); b: 30Jul1890, Pike Co., IL; d: 28Jun1982, Jacksonville, IL; bu.: Richwoods Cemetery; m: Ruel Bruce on 30Jan1909 (place not stated); fa: Charles Clinard; mo Martha Colvin. Husband preceded in death in July, 1967. Resident of Roodhouse, IL Survived by three daughters: Miss Anita Bruce of Houston, TX, Mrs. Robert (Audrey) Spencer of Springfield, and Mrs. Eldon (Shirley) Owdom of Jacksonville; four sons: Kenneth of Bluffs, Leland and Charles of Roodhouse, and Donald of Colorado Springs, CO; 22 grandchildren; and one g-grandchild. Preceded by three children; one brother; and one sister.

BRUCE, Charles Elmer; b: 6Nov1909, Hillview, IL; d: 11Jun1988, White Hall, IL; bu.: Pine Tree Cemetery, Patterson, IL; m: Hazel Farmer Barnett on 19Mar1966 in Winchester, IL; fa: John L. Bruce; mo: Ruth V. Martin. Resident of White Hall; formerly of Patterson. Survived by his wife; one son: Roland of White Hall; one daughter: Mrs. Eugene (Norma) Breckon of White Hall; two step-sons: Danny L. Barnett of Milton and Richard Mike Barnett of Brighton; one step-daughter: Bonita Reed of Truman, Ark.; seven grand, 12 step-grand, six great-grand and eight step-great-grandchildren. Preceded by one son: Robert; one step-son: Roger Barnett; two sisters; and one brother.

BRUCE, Gregory Lee; b: (date not stated), Jacksonville, Il; d: 15Sep1988, Washington, D.C.; bu.: Fernwood Cemetery, Roodhouse, IL; fa: Charles G. Bruce; mo: Betty Ann Cannon. Resident of Washington, D.C.; formerly of Roodhouse, IL Survived by his parents of Roodhouse; a sister: Sheryl LaKamp of Washington, IL; a nephew: Alex LaKamp; and a niece: Jessica LaKamp, both of Washington, IL

BRUCE, Herbert Dean; b: (date not stated), Hillview, IL; d: 21Jan1989, Belleville, IL (Scott Air Force Base); bu.: Rose Lawn Memory Gardens, Bethalto, IL; m: Edmunda (surname and date/place of marriage not stated); fa: Ernest Bruce; mo: Hurble Bradshaw. Resident of Wood River, IL Army vet.; was 61 years of age at time of death. Survived by his wife; a son: Peter Bruce of Texas City, TX; two grandchildren; four brothers: Martin Bruce of Wood River, Adrian Bruce of Plainview, IN, William Bruce of Fosterburg and Jim Bruce of Festus, MO; and two sisters: Charlotte Watts of Mojave, CA, and Jean Farman of Roseburg, OR

BRUCE, Mary Louise (Hall); b: 13Jul1930, Blue Springs, MO; d: 5Jun1983, St. Louis, MO; bu.: Mount Gilead Cemetery, southwest of Carrollton, IL; m: James Bruce on 5Apr1953 in Whittier, CA; fa: Herman Hall; mo: Violet Edgar. Resident of Alton, IL; formerly of Greene Co., IL Survived by her husband; her father; one daughter: Mrs. Randall (Nelda) Williamson of Hillsborough, MO and two grandchildren.

BRUCE, Ruel Leland "Lee"; b: 17Jan1916, Roodhouse, IL; d: 26Jul1996, Springfield, IL; bu.: Pine Tree Cemetery, Patterson, IL; m: Geneva Wyatt on 6Apr1941, Roodhouse, IL; fa: Ruel A. Bruce; mo: Bessie Clinard. Resident of Pittsfield; formerly of Roodhouse. WWII Army vet. Survived by his wife; three sons: Phillip of Stateville, NC, James of Pittsfield and Judson of Chillicothe; three sisters: Anita of Houston, TX, Audrey Spencer of Springfield and Shirley Owdom of Jacksonville; three brothers: Kenneth of Buffs, Donald of Colorado Springs Colo., and Charles of Roodhouse; seven grand and five g-grandchildren. Preceded by an infant brother: William; a brother: Meade; and a sister: Ruby Menezes.

BRUEGGEMAN, Hermina Frances (Schaefer); b: 10Nov1914, Moro, IL; d: 9Dec1991, Carlinville, IL; bu.: Shipman, IL; m: Ralph Everett Brueggeman on 5Aug1933 (place not stated); fa: George Schaefer; mo: Ella Cordum. Husband preceded in death 25Apr1967. Resident of Shipman, IL Survived by two daughters: Mary Pitman of Winchester and Helen Brueggeman of Shipman; one son: Robert of Plainview; 11 grand and six g-grandchildren; one sister: Luella Johnson of Bunker Hill; and one brother: Henry Schaefer of Godfrey. Preceded by three sons: Ralph Eugene, George Henry and Russell E.; two grandson: Larry Brueggeman and Lance Pitman; and one sister: Marie Cooper.

BRUENING, Gladys (Herron); b: 4Feb1934, Beardstown, IL; d: 25Jun1992, Jacksonville, IL; bu.: Beardstown, IL; m: Bernard Bruening on 1Apr1956 near Chapin, IL; fa: Huey Herron; mo: Etta Turner. Survived by her husband; one sister: Mrs. Lawrence (Betty) Rogers of Summum; and four brothers: Jim and Tom Herron, both of Beardstown, Don Herron of Chandlerville and Richard Herron of Jacksonville. Preceded by her parents.

BRUENING, John W.; b: 15Nov1897, near Meredosia, IL; d: 19Apr1990, Jacksonville, IL; bu.: Trinity Lutheran Church Cemetery, Meredosia, IL; m: (not stated); fa: John H. Bruening; mo: Anna Hemminghaus. Resident of rural Meredosia, IL Survived by a daughter: Mrs. Floyd (Melba) Stewart of Waverly; a son: Bernard Bruening of Jacksonville; two granddaughters: Sharon Shumaker of Waverly and Sheryl Trader of Franklin; and five g-grandchildren. Preceded by a son: Marvin; and six sisters.

BRUENING, Leah (Rahe); b: 26Feb1903, near Chapin, IL; d: 18Dec1985, Jacksonville, IL; bu.: Neelyville, IL; m: (not stated); fa: Harmon Rahe; mo: Julia Keihl. Resident of rural Chapin, IL Survived by a daughter: Mrs. Floyd (Melba) Stewart of Waverly; a son: Bernard Bruening of Jacksonville; two granddaughters: Mrs. Robert (Sharon) Shumaker of Waverly and Mrs. Loren (Sheryl) Trader of Franklin; five g-grandchildren; two sisters: Mrs. Leta Meier of Bluffs and Mrs. Ada Ring of Chapin; and two brothers: Earl Rahe of Bluffs and Alfred Rahe of Chapin. Preceded by a son: Marvin; and a brother: Paul.

BRUINS, Jim; b: (not stated);d: 2Mar1989, Jacksonville, IL; bu.: Alto, Wisc.; m: Gretchen (surname and date/place of marriage not stated); fa & mo: (not stated). Resident of South Jacksonville, IL; formerly of Alto, Wisc. Survived locally by his wife and a son: Mark Bruins of Murrayville.

BRUMLEY, Della Mae (Buster); b: (not stated); d: 23Jan1984, Princeton, IL; bu.: Mendota, IL; m: Ray Brumley (date and place not stated); fa: Bob Buster; mo: (not stated). Resident of LaMoille, IL; formerly of Murrayville, IL Survived by her husband; two daughters: Mary Ann and Barbara; and a son: John; and several cousins surviving in the Murrayville area.

BRUMLEY, Doisha (Brown); b: 19Oct1900, Wayne Co., KY; d: 12Jun1982, Jacksonville Il.; bu.: Antioch Cemetery; m: William Brumley (date and place not stated); fa: Cicero Brown; mo: Rebecca (surname not stated). Resident of rural Jacksonville. Survived by her husband; two daughters: Mrs. Harry (Marie) Foster of Alexander and Mrs. Maynard (Evalena) Merrill of Kellerton, Iowa; two sisters: Mrs. Vertie Malone of Indianapolis and Mrs. Ethel Barnes of Monticello, KY; eight grand, 21 g-grand and two g-g-grandchildren. Preceded by a daughter; two brothers; and a sister.

BRUMELY, William Lee; b: 11May1895, Wayne Co., KY; d: 2Nov1983, Jacksonville, IL; bu.: Antioch Cemetery; m: Doisha Brown on 2Dec1917 (place not stated); fa: Sherman Brumley; mo: Lucinda Honey. Wife preceded in death 12Jun1982. Survived by two sons: Ray Brumley of LaMoille and Essie of Mendota; two daughters: Mrs. Harry (Marie) Foster of Alexander and Mrs. Maynard (Evaline) Merrill of Kellerton, Iowa; two brothers: Carl and Hub; and three sisters: Cora Pennicuff, Donnie Brumley and Bessie Brumley, all of Kentucky; eight grand, 21 g-grand and two g-g-grandchildren.

BRUMMELL, Stanley Marion; b: 18May1905, Martinsburg, IL; d: 30Jun1992, Pittsfield, IL; bu.: West Cemetery, Pittsfield, IL; m: Margaret Ocheltree on 5Jun1941 in Hannibal, MO; fa: Samuel Brummell; mo: Lula Petty. Survived by one daughter: Libby Staff of Pittsfield and one grandson. Preceded by two sisters: Beulah Troutner and Gertrude Durr.

BRUMMETT, Lawrence "Pete"; b: (date not stated), Kentucky; d: 25Feb1976, Salt Lake City, Utah; m: (not stated); fa: Porter Brummett; mo: (not stated). Survived by his wife; children: Sherry, Randy and Jeff, all of the Salt Lake City area; and several cousins in the Jacksonville area.

BRUMMETT, Mary Frances (Hart); b: 28Jun1924, Woodson, IL; d: 19Jan1993, Salt Lake City, Utah; bu.: Lakeview Cemetery, Bountiful, Utah; m: Lawrence J. Brummett on 31Dec1942 in Jacksonville, IL; fa: William Everett Hart; mo: Iva Lou Gibson. Survived by a daughter: Sherry Cummins; two sons: Randy A. and Jeff; eight grand and three g-grandchildren; and two brothers: James E. Hart and William E. Hart, Jr., both of Illinois Preceded by a sister: Pauline Hart.

BRUNDAGE, Jeffrey E.; b: 25Aug1959, Jacksonville, IL; d: 7Jun1994, Greene Co., IL; bu.: Pine Tree Cemetery, Patterson, IL; m: Darla M. Snodgrass on 9Sep1979 (place not stated); fa: Jerry Lee Brundage; mo: Wanda Smith. Resident of rural Patterson, IL Survived by his wife; his mother of Roodhouse; one son: Jeffrey S. Brundage, at home; two brothers: Daniel and Jason Brundage, both of Roodhouse; and one sister: Donna Clark of Jacksonville.

BRUNDAGE, Jerry Lee; b: 25Jun1935, Salt Lake City, Utah; d: 11Feb1989, Springfield, IL; bu.: Camp Butler National Cemetery, Springfield, IL; m: (not stated); fa: Walter Brundage; mo: Jewell Smith. Resident of Jacksonville, IL Korean War Army vet. Survived by three sons: Daniel of White Hall, Jeff of Murrayville and Jason of Ft. Hood, TX; a daughter: Donna Clark of Jacksonville; eight grandchildren; five brothers: Daniel and Burnell, both of Salt Lake City, Utah, Harley and Vernon, both of Kearns, Utah, and Gale of Long Beach, CA; and five sisters: Susan McCleery of Centerville, Utah, Afton DeVore of Vancouver, Wash., Carol Hoffins of Midvale, Utah, Judy Overall of West Jordan, Utah and Kay Canham of Salt Lake City, Utah.

BRUNE, Dorothy H. (Henze); b: 30Jun1891, Jacksonville, IL; d: 25Jun1976, St. Louis, MO; bu.: East Cemetery, Jacksonville, IL; m: William C. Brune on 1Sep1914 (place not stated); fa: Christoph Henze; mo: Dorotha Brantigan. Husband preceded in death 17Apr1975. A former resident of Jacksonville. Survived by a daughter: Mrs. Charles L. (Charlotte) Lowry of Creve Coeur, IL; two sons: W. Carl Brune of Jacksonville and Warren R. Brune of St. Louis, five grand and two g-grandchildren. Preceded by a daughter: Wilma Bernice; three brothers; and two sisters.

BRUNE, Marjorie Ann (Smith); b: 7Jan1919, Chapin, IL; d: 11Feb1995, Springfield, IL; bu.: Exeter, IL; m: (not stated); fa: Arthur Benjamin Smith; mo: Josephine Orchard. Resident of Jacksonville. Survived by one daughter: Donna Jean Walker of Daytona Beach, FL; and three grandchildren. Preceded by one daughter: Anne Elizabeth Harris.

BRUNER, Alberta M. (Yates); b: 3Dec1929, Jacksonville, IL; d: 26Jan1994, Jacksonville, IL; bu.: East Cemetery, Jacksonville; m: Wilbert Bruner, Sr. on 17Apr1955 in Jacksonville; fa: Charlie Piper; mo: Pearl Briggs. Survived by her husband; four daughters: Mrs. Earsel (Paula) Holmes of Detroit, MI, Mary M. Bruner and Christine R. Bruner, both of Jacksonville, and Cecil M. Bruner of Detroit, MI; one son: Wilbert "Willie" Bruner, Jr. of Jacksonville; seven grandchildren; five sisters: Mary E. Rogers of Decatur, Catherine Jordan of Alton, Bernice Skipworth of Lima, OH, Ruth Askew of Detroit, MI, and Jane Yates of Jacksonville; and one brother: Oscar Yates, Jr. of Anchorage, Alaska. Preceded by one daughter: Kathleen R. Bruner; and two sisters: Pauline Yates and Cordelia Johnson.

BRUNER, Hatti M. (Buckner); b: 16Nov1893 (place not stated); d: 10Dec1984, Des Moines, Iowa; bu.: (not stated); m: George Bruner (date and place not stated); fa: Frank Buckner; mo: Carrie (surname not stated). Husband preceded in death. Resident of Des Moines; formerly of Jacksonville, IL Survived by seven daughters: Gertrude of Springfield, Myrtle, Laura and Tillie of Des Moines, and Roberta, Helen and Marybell of MO; and six sons: Wilbert Bruner, Sr. of Jacksonville, Willis Bruner of St. Louis, James Bruner and Bob Bruner of Springfield, Willie Bruner of Mexico, MO, and Charles Bruner of Seattle, Wash.; 65 grand, 108 g-grand and 14 g-g-grandchildren; one sister; and three brothers; Preceded by a son: Leander; one sister; and three brothers.

BRUNER, James H.; b: 15May1921, Fulton, MO; d: 21Aug1995, Springfield, IL; bu.: Camp Butler National Cemetery, Springfield, IL; m: 1) Susie Thomas (date and place not stated); and 2) Geraldine Holt in 1978 (place not stated); fa: George Bruner; mo: Hattie Buckner. 1st wife preceded in death in 1975. Resident of Springfield. WWII vet. Survived by three sons: Louis of Milwaukee, Wisc., James, Jr. of Alva, OK, and Robert Bruner of Springfield; three daughters: Hattie Norwell and Brenda Bruner of Springfield, and Diana Grooms of Sherman; 5 step-daughters: Sheraldine Jones, Jamesetta, Rosetta, Patricia and Wanda Johnson, all of Springfield; 17 grand and two g-grandchildren; five brothers: Willie of Fulton, MO, Wissis of St. Louis, Wilbert of Jacksonville, Robert of Springfield, and Charles Bruner of Renton, Wash.; seven sisters: Gertrude Lee of Springfield, Helen Brown and Mary Bell Sheets of Auxvasse, MO, and Laura Allen, Georgia Beckton, Myrtle and Roberta Galbreath, all of Des Moines, Iowa.

BRUNER, Wilbert, Sr. b: 3Feb1930, Fulton, MO; d: 7Jun1996, Jacksonville, IL; bu.: East Cemetery, Jacksonville, IL; m: Alberta M. Yates on 17Apr1955 in Jacksonville, IL; fa: George Bruner; mo: Hattie Mae Buckner. Wife preceded in death in 1994. Survived by four daughters: Mrs. Earsel (Paula) Holmes of Detroit, MI, and Mary M. Bruner, Christine R. Bruner and Cecil M. Bruner, all of Jacksonville; one son: Wilbert Bruner, Jr. of Jacksonville; seven grandchildren; four brothers: Willie (wife, Evelyn) Bruner of Mexico, MO, Robert (wife, Thessa) Bruner of Springfield, twin brother: Willis (wife, Rosa) Bruner of St. Louis and Charles (wife, Frances) Bruner of Seattle, Wash.; and seven sisters: Mrs. George (Mary Belle) Sheets of Auxvasse, MO, Mrs. Rich (Myrtle) Galbreath of Des Moines, Iowa, Gertrude Lee of Springfield, Mrs. Granville (Roberta) Galbreath of Futon, MO., Georgia Mae Becton of Des Moines, Iowa, Mrs. Tommy (Laura) Allen of Des Moines, Iowa, and Mrs. W. H. (Helen) Brown of Auxvasse, MO Preceded by a daughter: Kathleen R. Bruner; and two brothers: James and Lee Anders Bruner.

BRUNINA, John; b: 11Feb1899, Vermont; d: 21Aug1985, Jacksonville, IL; bu.: East Cemetery, Jacksonville; m: (not stated); fa: Francis Brunina; mo: Julia Geraldine. No known survivors.

BRUNING, Janie Elizabeth (Sullivan); b: 1Oct1905, Pisgah, IL; d: 3Apr1993, Jacksonville Il.; bu.: Calvary Cemetery, Springfield, IL; m: Bill Bruning (date and place not stated); fa: John Sullivan; mo: Carrie Stillwell. Resident of Waverly, IL; formerly of Lancaster, Pa. Husband preceded in death in 1975. Survived by one sister: Emma O'Donnell of Waverly; and several cousins, nieces, and nephews. Preceded by one son: Arnold J. Bruning; one sister: Ruth Sullivan Carnie; and an infant brother.

BRUNK, Billy C.; b: 16Feb1931, Cass Co., IL; d: 18Feb1987, rural Jacksonville, IL; bu.: Walnut Ridge Cemetery, Virginia, IL; m; (not stated); fa: Charles Richard Brunk; mo: Sydney Belle Armstrong. Korean War vet. Survived by two sons: Billy C., Jr. and Rick L., both of Virginia; two daughters: Mrs. Michael (Kathy) Brown of Decatur and Mrs. Kim (Ruth Ann) Pascal of Virginia; one half-sister: Mrs. Alice Hickman of Kilbourne. Preceded by one grandchild; two brothers; and one sister.

BRUNK, George M.; b: 27Apr1903, Morgan Co., IL; d: 8Jul1981, Jacksonville, IL; bu.: Concord, IL; fa: Edward M. Brunk; mo: Cora P. Smith. Resident of rural Jacksonville. WWII Army vet. Survived by five sisters: Pearl Smith of Hillsboro, Mrs. Clifford (Minnie) Moore of Bettendorf, Iowa, Kathryn Prather of Butler, Mrs. Joe (Velma) Wernsman of Germantown, and Mrs. Ralph (Viola) Ginder of Jacksonville.

BRUNK, Glenn; b: 7Apr1916, Virginia, IL; d: 27Jan1985, near Petersburg, IL; bu.: Walnut Ridge Cemetery, Virginia, IL; m: 1) Lula Mae Scholes in 1937 in Bowling Green, MO; and 2) Esther P. Thomas in 1964 in Petersburg, IL; fa: Richard Brunk; mo: Sidney (surname not stated). 1st wife preceded in death 18Apr1958. Resident of Petersburg; formerly of Virginia, IL Survived by his wife; a son: Charles Brunk of Loveland, CO; a step-daughter: Joyce Cochran of Indianapolis, IN; one grandchild and four step-grandchildren; two brothers: Robert and Bill, both of Virginia; one half-sister: Mrs. Alice Hickman of Kilborne; several nieces and nephews.

BRUNK, Hazel Lenora (Turner); b: 15Dec1902, Cass Co., IL; d: 2Feb1979, Jacksonville, IL; bu.: Walnut Ridge Cemetery, Virginia, IL; m: Lewis Brunk on 3Nov1923 in Jacksonville; fa: Robert Turner; mo: Belle Needham. Husband preceded in death. Resident of Virginia. Survived by these children: John and Ralph Brunk, both of Virginia, Mrs. Mary Belle Crossman of Nebo and Mrs. Robert (Frances Lenora) Roers of Jacksonville; ten grand and nine g-grandchildren. Preceded by a daughter; one grandson; four brothers; and a sister.

BRUNK, Lois J. (Cowin); b: 21Jul1920, Cass Co., IL; d: 6Feb1976, Springfield, IL; bu.: Walnut Ridge Cemetery, Virginia, IL; m: Harold Brunk (date and place not stated); fa: Richard Cowin; mo: Lena (surname not stated). A resident of Virginia, IL Survived by her husband; a brother: Charles Cowin of Kilbourne; a sister: Mrs. Clara Carpenter of Pratt, KS; and several nieces.

BRUNK, Martha M. (Smith); b: 22Sep1912, Jacksonville, IL; d: 26Mar1991, Peoria, IL; bu.: Memorial Lawn Cemetery, Jacksonville; m: Allen W. Brunk on 31May1930 in Lake Village, Ark.; fa: Melvin D. Smith; mo: Clara Baird. Husband preceded in death. Resident of Washington, IL Survived by one son: William E. Brunk of Washington; eight grand and 16 g-grandchildren. Preceded by two brothers and three sisters.

BRUNO, Jane; b: (not stated); d: Jun, 1979, Bloomington, IL; bu.: Bloomington, IL area; m: (not stated); fa & mo: (not stated). Resident of Bloomington; formerly of Chandlerville; was 85 years of age at death. Survived by three sons: Ralph of Springfield and Allen and Kenneth, both of Bloomington; and three grandchildren.

BRUNS, Ethel M. (Schroeder); b: 16May1917, MO; d: 11Jan1982, White Hall, IL; bu.: St. John's Cemetery, Carrollton, IL.; m: Alvin Bruns on 9Oct1939 in Bowling Green, MO; fa: William Schroeder; mo: Sophie Holmes. A former resident of Carrollton, IL Survived by her husband; a daughter: Mary Margaret Bruns of Auburn; three sons: Alvin, Jr. and Jimmy Jo, both of Jacksonville, and Charles Edward of White Hall; four grandchildren; two sisters: Mrs. Louise Stone of Springfield and Mrs. Theresa Vahle of Alton; three brothers: Chris of Alton, John of Aberdeen, S.D. and Charles of Lindsey, OH. Preceded by a sister.

BRUNS, Margaret P. (Pollack); b: (date not stated), New Berlin ,Il.; d: 12Oct1987, Springfield, Ill; bu.: Berlin, IL; m: O. Fred Bruns (date and place not stated); fa: Hugh Pollack; mo: Mary (surname not stated). Husband preceded in death in 1974. A former Jacksonville, IL resident; was 72 years of age at death. Survived by one son: Edward H. Armstrong of Charleston, IL; a niece: Mrs. Hardin (Jane Rudd) Rimbey of Murrayville; three grand and two g-grandchildren.

BRUNSTEIN, Fred C.; b: 12Sep1907, Portage Dex Sious, MO; d: 13Apr1989, Jacksonville, IL; bu.: Oak Hill Cemetery, Palmyra, IL; m: Marie Featherstone on 9Aug1930 in St. Charles, MO; fa: Henry Brunstein; mo: Louise Minetert. Resident of Palmyra; formerly of rural Chesterfield. Survived by his wife; a daughter: Barbara Shinpaugh of Palmyra; two sons: Donald of St. Charles, MO, and Robert of Chapin; 10 grand and two g-grandchildren; and a sister: Clara Schneck of West Alton, MO Preceded by a grandchild; two brothers; and a sister.

BRUNSTEIN, Vicki; b: 14Jun1960, Carlinville, IL; d: 8Jun1978, Springfield, IL; bu.: Chapin, IL; fa: Robert J. Brunstein; mo: Barbara Meeks. Resident of Chapin, IL Survived by her parents; two sisters and a brother: Rhonda Lynn, Sherri Ann and Kevin Scott, all at home; her maternal grandparents: Mr. & Mrs. Vaughn Meeks of Greenfield; paternal grandparents: Mr. & Mrs. Fred C. Brunstein of Chesterfield; and a great-grandmother: Mrs. Mae Bowman of Carlinville.

BRUNSWIG, Helen Louise (Boatman); b: 8Aug1920, Arcadia, IL; d: 18Aug1990, Galesburg, IL; bu.: Silent Home Cemetery, Monmouth, IL; m: Henry Adam Brunswig on 29Jul1944 in Muscatine, Iowa; fa: Samuel Richard Boatman; mo: Pearl Margaret Smith. Husband preceded in death. Resident of Cameron, IL Survived by five sons: Gerald of Hernando, FL, Keith E. of Keithsburg and Danny L, Wayne A., and Bruce O., all of Cameron; three daughters: Mrs. Mark (Bonnie) Trone of Galesburg, Mrs. Harvey (Holly) Taflinger of Cameron and Mrs. Rick (Elaine) Boyd of Monmouth; 13 grand and five step-grandchildren. Preceded by her parents and two brothers: Albert and Merle Boatman. {Was raised in the Newton and Grace Moss home in the Arcadia, IL area.)

BRUSH, Katie (Berry); b: 10Apr1905, Macoupin Co., IL; d: 27Jul1990, Carlinville, IL; bu.: Oak Hill Cemetery, Palmyra, IL; m: John Brush in Colorado Springs, CO (date not stated); fa: Mortimer Berry; mo: Mary Heiman. Husband preceded in death. Resident of Palmyra; formerly of Colorado Springs. Survived by two sisters: Gertrude Hollingsworth and Lola Luttrell, both of Palmyra; and several nieces and nephews. Preceded by three brothers.

BRYAN, Helen (Wooldridge); b: 23Apr1913, Hillview, IL; d: 2Apr1994, Jacksonville, IL; bu.: Pine Tree Cemetery, Patterson, IL; m: Ruby P. Bryan (date and place not stated); fa: Ellis P. Wooldridge; mo: Nora Garrett. Husband preceded in death I 1987. Resident of the North American Nursing Home in White Hall, IL; formerly of Springfield. Survived by a daughter: Mrs. Otto (Janet) Lawson of Murrayville; two grand, four g-grandchildren, and one g-g-grandchild; two brothers: Edward Wooldridge of New Iberia, La., and Lloyd Wooldridge of Hillview; five sisters: Leona Orton McCormick of Hillview, Margaret Carter of Jacksonville, Opal Malone of Rosewood Hts., Lillie Reno of White Hall, and Mary Camerer of New Canton. Preceded by three brothers: Will Lee, Harvey and Roy Wooldridge.

BRYAN, Ramah (Bushnell); b: 21Jul1910, Barrow, IL; d: 3Jun1989, Pana, IL; bu.: Williams-Edwards Cemetery, near Barrow, IL; m: (not stated); fa: Charles Bushnell; mo: Elizabeth Edwards. Resident of Pana; formerly of White Hall, IL Survived by a daughter: Mrs. Arthur (Betty) Roberts of Pana; two sons: Raymond Hicks of Sacramento, CA, and Lyle R. Madison of Indiana; seven grand and five g-grandchildren; and a sister: Reatha Tankersley of Williamstown, MI Preceded by two sisters and seven brothers.

BRYAN, Robert E.; b: 23May1915, Scott Co., IL: d: 2Jun1990, Springfield, IL; bu.: Oak Ridge Cemetery, Springfield, IL; m: Gladys Bell in 1941 (place not stated); fa: Palmer Bryan; mo: Ruth Ruby. Wife preceded in death in 1987. Resident of Springfield since 1942. Survived by a brother: joe M. of Bakersfield, CA; and several cousins, nieces, and nephews. Preceded by a brother: Earl.

BRYANT, Bernice I. (Dodd); b: 2Mar1893, Browning, IL; d: 19Nov1984, Springfield, IL; bu.: Bader, IL; m: Verne Bryant in Bader, IL (date not stated); fa: Frank W. Dodd; mo: Adorna C. Hunter. Husband preceded in death in 1952. Resident of Browning, IL Survived by two sons: Gerald W. Bryant of Mission, KS, and Dodd Bryant of Troy, MI; two daughters: Mrs. Mary Webster of San Diego, CA, and Mrs. Elaine Bader of Browning; 24 grand and 17 great-grandchildren. Preceded by a son: Hunter; a brother; and a sister.

BRYANT, Betty Jane; b: 13Jun1927, Mt. Vernon, Washington; d: 15Apr1978, Jacksonville, IL; bu.: Mt. Gilead Cemetery; fa: Chester Bryant; mo: Goldie Reynolds. Resident of Carrollton, IL Survived by her mother: Mrs. Goldie Bryant Linker of Carrollton; and one sister: Mrs. Wanda Jean Hazelwood of Carrollton, along with a number of nieces and nephews. Preceded by her father in 1928.

BRYANT, Carl W.; b: 28Jan1917 (place not stated); d: 1Jan1995 (place not stated);bu.: Sharonville, OH; m: Alday May Rutledge (date and place not stated); fa & mo: (not stated). Wife preceded in death. WWII vet. Survived by three sisters: Ann Green of Jacksonville; Bertha Dooley and Ovaleen Carter; and one granddaughter. Preceded by a daughter: Anita Farris.

BRYANT, Clifton Hooker; b: 24Jul1911, Carrollton, IL; d: 31Oct1977, Carrollton, IL; bu.: Mt. Gilead Cemetery; m: Dovie Anderson (date and place not stated); fa: Elvin Dan Bryant; mo: Caroline Behren. Wife preceded in death 10Jul1977. Resident of Carrollton, IL Survived by a step-daughter: Rose Newton of Eldred; three step-grandchildren; and one sister: Mrs. Cecile Meyer of Godfrey. Preceded by a sister.

BRYANT, Daisy Ruth (Newton); b: 24Oct1895, Campbellsville, KY; d: 28Feb1978, Ashland, IL; bu.: Ashland, IL; m: John William Bryant (date and place not stated); fa: William Newton; mo: Nancy Ellen. Resident of Ashland, IL Survived by two daughters: Mrs. Mildred Weakley of Lincoln, and Mrs. Maxine Evans of Colorado Springs, CO; three sons: Ralph Bryant of Ventura, CA, Russell Bryant of Aptos, CA, and Robert D. Bryant of Bloomington; a sister: Mrs. Rosa Gwinn of Campbellsville, KY; a brother: Johnny Newton of Campbellsville, KY; eight grand and 14 g-grandchildren. Preceded by her husband in June, 1960; a daughter: Mrs. Betty Brown; and several brothers and sisters.

BRYANT, Donald E.; b: 26Sep1918, Eldred, IL; d: 19Sep1994, St. Louis, MO; bu.: Memorial Gardens Cemetery, Eldred, IL; m: Edna Lucille Hendrickson on 15Feb1942 in Ellsberry, MO; fa: Edward Bryant; mo: Della Shaw. Resident of Eldred. WWII Army vet. Survived by his wife; two sons: Dennis Bryant of Spanish Lake, MO, and Eric Bryant of Lamar, MO; and eight grandchildren. Preceded by a sister; Mildred Vinyard.

BRYANT, Dovie (Walker) Anderson; b: 6Nov1910, Arkansas; d: 10Jul1977, Carrollton, IL; bu.: Borlin Cemetery; m: 1) Harry Anderson; and 2) Clifton Bryant (date and places not stated); fa: Samuel Walker; mo: Susan Hamm. 1st husband preceded in death in 1967. Resident of Carrollton. Survived by her husband; a daughter: Mrs. Rosie Newton of Eldred; a step-daughter: Mrs. Mildred Fitscher of Buffalo, NY; two step-sons: Lyn Anderson of Bethalto and Harry F. Anderson of Meadow Brook; nine grand and two g-grandchildren; three sisters: Mrs. Elease Hope of Montana, Mrs. Georgia Selph of Arkansas, and Mrs. Stella Mae Talley of MO; four brothers: Dave Walker and Woodrow Walker of Arkansas and Jesse Walker and Zack Walker of Texas. Preceded by one sister: Mary Bell Dunham.

BRYANT, Edith Rouland b: 28Feb1889, Scottville, IL; d: 19Jul1979, Lincoln, IL; bu.: Waverly, IL; m: William Bryant in 1908 (date not stated); fa: Thomas A. Rouland; mo: Minnie Cherry. Husband preceded in death in 1976. Resident of Modesto, IL Survived by a daughter: Mrs. Opal Kuene of Atlanta; four sons: Wilson of Richmond, IN, Fred of East Alton, Allie of Jacksonville and Howard of Franklin; a sister: Mrs. Jess Timmons of Waverly; 11 grand and 15 g-grandchildren.

BRYANT, Eva (Shafer); b: 13Oct1900, Cass Co., IL; d: 21Nov1982, Jacksonville, IL; bu.: Ashland, IL; m: Lawrence Bryant (date and place not stated); fa: Luther E. Shafer; mo: Phebe DeFrates. Husband preceded in death in 1973. Resident of Ashland. Survived by nieces and nephews. Preceded by two brothers and two sisters.

BRYANT, Harold Pershing; b: 30Dec1918, Walkerville, IL; d: 21May1996, Decatur, IL; bu.: East Cemetery, Jacksonville, IL; m; Mary Nunes on 3Dec1943 in Jacksonville, IL; fa: John Nimrod Bryant; mo: Mary Patrick. A former resident of Jacksonville. WWII Army vet. Survived by one daughter: Mrs. Ben (Imogene Kay) Harrison of Decatur; one son: Howard Bryant of Jacksonville; five grand and two g-grandchildren; one sister: Dorothy Tharp of Jacksonville; and one twin brother: Horace Roosevelt Bryant of Jacksonville. Preceded by five brothers: Ernest, Fred, Harvey, James and Otis Bryant; one sister: Dora McAdams; and one infant sister.

BRYANT, Harvey William; b: 31Aug1909, Scott Co., IL; d: 9Dec1983, Jacksonville, IL; bu.: Pine Tree Cemetery, near Patterson, IL; m: 1) Mina Savage in 1932 in Carrollton, IL; and 2) Laurie Hausman (date and place not stated); fa: John Bryant; mo: Mollie Patrick. Resident of Hillview, IL Survived by his wife; the following children: Mrs. Thomas (Beulah) Henson of Palmyra, Geraldine Bryant of Alton, Mrs. Robert (Mary) Middleton of Godfrey, Mrs. John (Shirley) Shive of Virginia and James Bryant and Michael Bryant, both of Jacksonville; 16 grand and seven g-grandchildren; a sister: Dorothy Thary of Jacksonville; and three brothers: James Bryant of Alton, Harold Bryant of Jacksonville and Horace Bryant of Moro. Preceded by a son; a sister; and three brothers.

BRYANT, Howard W.; b: 31Dec1917, Waverly, IL; d: 31Aug1994, Springfield, IL; bu.: East Cemetery, Waverly, IL; m: Maurine Bryan on 6Feb1941 in Bowling Green, MO; fa: William Bryant; mo: Edith Rouland. Resident of rural Franklin, IL Survived by his wife; three sons: Gary Bryant of Franklin, Bruce Bryant of Roodhouse and Rick Bryant of New Berlin; one daughter: Mrs. Allen (Trudy) Long of Alexander; three brothers: Allie Bryant of Jacksonville, Wilson Bryant of Richmond, IN, and Fred Bryant of East Alton; one sister: Opal Keune of Atlanta; and 13 grandchildren.

BRYANT, James L.; b: 28Oct1913, Greene Co., IL; d: 7Nov1994, Alton, IL; bu.: Rose Lawn Memory Gardens, Bethalto, IL; m: Wilma Dorsey on 10Jan1940 in St. Charles, MO; fa: John Bryant; mo: Molly Patrick. Resident of Alton, IL Survived by his wife; three daughters: Faye Minyer, Mrs. Robert (Jenelle) Eales and Mrs. Richard (Patricia) Kuehnel, all of Alton; eight grand and four g-grandchildren; one sister: Dorothy Tharp of Jacksonville; and two brothers: Horace Bryant of Moro and Harold Bryant of Decatur. Preceded by one son in infancy: Dennis James Bryant; one granddaughter: Theresa Eales; one sister: Doro McAdams; and four brothers: Ernest, Otis, Harvey and Fred.

BRYANT, John Fredrick; b: 24Nov1907 (place not stated); d: 12Mar1976, Tell City, Indiana; bu.: White Hall, IL; m: 1) Helen McCaharty (date and place not stated); and 2) Alene Melton on 20Sep1975 (place not stated); fa: John Bryant; mo: Mary Patrick. 1st wife preceded in death. Survived by his wife; two sons: Eugene Bryant of White Hall and William Bryant of Springfield; a daughter: Mrs. Doyle (Helen) Farmer of St. Peters, MO; and seven grandchildren; a sister: Mrs. Dorothy Tharp of Pekin; four brothers: Harold Bryant of Decatur, Harvey Bryant of Hillview, James Bryant of Alton and Horace Bryant of Cottage Hills. Preceded by a son, a sister and two brothers.

BRYANT, Katherine (Ealey); b: 27Apr1883, Murrayville Il.; d: 28Jun1976, Jacksonville, IL; bu.: Diamond Grove Cemetery, Jacksonville; m: Paul Bryant (date and place not stated); fa: William Ealey; mo: Lavina Cade. Husband preceded in death. A former resident of Murrayville, IL Survived by a daughter-in-law: Mrs. Lee Bryant of Rock Island. Preceded by one son and one daughter and a sister: Mrs. Mary Richards.

BRYANT, Marc Eugene; b: 10Feb1960, Camp LeJune, NC; d: 25Nov1995, Jacksonville, Ill; bu.: Woodwreath Cemetery, rural New Berlin, IL; m: Patricia J. Crawford on 6Dec1986, in Jacksonville, IL; fa: Frederick Eugene Bryant; mo: Janet D. Price. Army vet. Survived by his wife; two sons: Brett Crawford Bryant and Cole Price Bryant, both at home; his parents of White Hall; his maternal grandparents: Lyndell I. and Alice Price of Bethalto; one brother: Andrew Bryant of Rodgau, Germany; one sister: Lynee Bryant of Austin, TX; one niece; and six nephews. Preceded by his paternal grandparents: Fred and Kathryn Bryant; and his maternal grandmother: Vera Hubbard.

BRYANT, Nellie E. (Sutherd); b: 3Feb1899, Ashland, IL; d: 5Jul1978, Springfield, IL; bu.: Ashland, IL; m: John C. Bryant (date and place not stated); fa: John Sutherd; mo: (not stated). Husband preceded in death in 1977. Resident of Virden, IL Survived by a daughter: Mrs. Ernest (Anna) Langheim of Pawnee; six grand and six g-grandchildren; and two sisters: Orena Maddox and Ellen Price, both of Ashland.

BRYANT, Pauline B. ( Bird); b: 22Sep1902, Sturgis, KY; d: 4Sep1977, Jacksonville, IL; bu.: Calvary Cemetery, Jacksonville; m: Alfred O. Bryant in 1956 (place not stated); fa: Taylor Bird; mo: Annabelle Rigg. Husband preceded in death in 1968. The only survivor is a nephew: Guy McChestney of Anderson, KY

BRYANT, Vernelle (Murphy); b: 20Mar1911, Kinnet, MO; d: 29Feb1988, Jacksonville, IL; bu.: Diamond Grove Cemetery, Jacksonville; m; (not stated); fa: Zepharina Murphy; mo: Nine Gibson. Survived by a brother: Jerry B Murphy of Jacksonville; a sister: Mrs. Dorothy Spradlin of Jacksonville; nine nieces and nephews. Preceded by a daughter: Verna Lee; and one brother.

BRYANT, William L.; b: 24Mar1882, near Waverly, IL; d: 23Jan1976, Jacksonville, IL; bu.: Waverly, IL; m: Edith Roland in 1908 (place not stated); fa: James Bryant; mo: Susan White. Resident of Modesto, IL Survived by his wife; a daughter: Mrs. Opal Keune of Atlanta; four sons: Wilson of Richmond, Indiana, Fred of East Alton, Allie of Murrayville, and Howard of Franklin; 11 grand and 13 g-grandchildren.

BRYDEN, William; b: 25Jul1901, Unionville, MO; d: 30Jun1984, Springfield, Ill; bu.: Hettick, IL; m: Fern Starkweather on 4May1946 (place not stated); fa: Thomas Bryden; mo: Susan Aitken. Wife preceded in death 18Oct1970. Resident of Hettick. WWII vet. Survived by a son: Tommy W. Bryden of Springfield; two granddaughters; two sisters: Helen Brauer of Hillsboro and Irene Copeland of San Leandro, CA


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