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.


BUBB, Verna Mae (Horton); b: 23Feb1904, Astoria, IL; d: 14Aug1983, Rushville, IL; bu: Woodland Cemetery, Astoria, IL; m: Harvey S. Bubb, Sr. on 15Sep1923 in Astoria, IL; fa: William Horton; mo: Cora VanNess. Resident of Jacksonville, IL Survived by her husband; one son: Harvey S. Bubb, Jr. of Oklahoma City, OK; four daughters: Mrs. Margery Mae McMullen of Ipava; Mrs. Helen Wright of Litchfield; Mrs. Marilyn (Peggy) Danner of Astoria; and Mrs. Shirley Mae Smith of White Hall; 14 grand and 15 g-grandchildren; one sister: Mrs. Elizabeth Bucher of Astoria; and one brother: Keith Horton of Westminster, CA Preceded by one grandchild and one brother.

BUCCINO, Anthony; b: (not stated); d: 30Oct1977, West Palm Beach, Fla.; bu: West Palm Beach; m: Charlotte (surname and date/place of marriage not stated); fa & mo: (not stated). Resident of West Palm Beach; was 62 years of age at death. Survived by his wife; a sister-in-law: Mrs. Robert Fay of this city; and two nieces: Jane and Judy Fay.

BUCCINO, Charlotte; b: (not stated); d: 9Seo1993, West Palm Beach, Fla.; bu: (not stated); m: Anthony Buccino (date and place not stated); fa & mo: (not stated). Resident of Lake Worth, FL Husband preceded in death. Survived by a sister: Mrs. Robert A. (Rigi) Fay of Palm Beach, FL, formerly of Jacksonville; and two nieces. Preceded by her parents.

BUCHANAN, Albert "Pete"; b: 16Feb1922, near Franklin, IL; d: 3Sep1984, Graham, Washington; bu: Graham, WA; m: 1) Cindy Harrington; and 2) Hattie Brook (dates and places not stated); fa: Clarence Buchanan; mo: Eva (surname not stated). Moved to Washington in 1950. WWII vet. First wife preceded in death with four children born to this union. Second wife survived with three sons: a step-daughter; and five sisters: Mrs. Clyde (Esther) Mieher of Waverly, Goldia VanBebber of Murrayville, Ethel Gregory of Missouri, Aileen Spradlin of LA and Alma Cartwright of Springfield. Preceded by a daughter in infancy, two brother and a sister.

BUCHANAN, Bonnie F. (Guthrie); b: 4Dec1934, Nebo, IL; d: 25Nov1981, Pittsfield, IL; bu: Crescent Hts. Cemetery, Pleasant Hill, IL; m: Donald Buchanan on 12Jan1951 in Pittsfield; fa: Donald K. Guthrie; mo: Mildred Rowley. Resident of Nebo, IL Survived by her husband; her mother of Nebo; two daughters: Mrs. Becky Howland and Mrs. Kim Martin, both of Nebo; two brothers: Richard and Eugene Guthrie, both of Kinderhook; and three grandsons. Preceded by her father and an infant son.

BUCHANAN, Calvin E.; b: 10Oct1897, Morgan Co., IL; d: 8Mar1984, Jacksonville, Ill; bu: Murrayville, IL; m: Euphenia Stevens (date and place not stated); fa: Benjamin Franklin Buchanan; mo: Nettie Roberts. Wife preceded in death 28May1978. Survived by a son: Aubrey Buchanan of Jacksonville; three grandchildren; a brother: Curtis Buchanan of Jacksonville; and three sisters: Harriett Moss, Julie Lamb and Mary Stewart, all of Jacksonville.

BUCHANAN, Carroll L.; b: 26Oct1932, White Hall, IL; d: 5Dec1991, Jacksonville, IL; bu: White Hall, IL; m: Virginia Hopper Edwards on 4Aug1965 in Roodhouse, IL; fa: Charles J. Buchanan; mo: Thelma Rosalee Batty. Resident of Roodhouse. Army vet. Survived by his wife; one daughter: Mrs. Doug (Carole R.) Leigett of WI.; three sons: Tommy Ray Buchanan of AR, Jerry Lee Buchanan of TX and Randy Buchanan of NC; one step-daughter: Mrs. Randy (Betty) Gilmore of Knoxville; one step-son: Larry Edwards of Roodhouse; 13 grand and two step-grandchildren.

BUCHANAN, Charles; b: 1Dec1904, Hillview, IL; d: 19Feb1982, Jacksonville, IL; bu: (not stated); m: Thelma Rosalie Batty on 24Dec1928 in White Hall, IL; fa: James M. Buchanan; mo: Margaret Fubburn. Resident of White Hall. Survived by his wife; a son: Carroll Buchanan of Roodhouse; four grandchildren; one great-grandchild; one sister: Mary Fitch of Winchester; and a brother: Claude Buchanan of White Hall. Preceded by three sisters and five brothers.

BUCHANAN, Curtis C.; b: 21Feb1893, Morgan Co., IL; d: 16Oct1987, Jacksonville, IL; bu: Memorial Lawn Cemetery, Jacksonville; m: Dorothy L. Dennis on 20Dec1916 in Morgan Co., IL; fa: Benjamin Franklin Buchanan; mo: Nettie Robert Price. Wife preceded in death 28Aug1981. Survived by six sons: Byron, Leroy, Wayne and Harold of Jacksonville, Paul of Warner Robbins, GA, and Ray of Tucson, AZ; two daughters: Mrs. Opal Murdock of Jacksonville and Mrs. Betty Gordon of Jacksonville, FL; two sisters: Mrs. Harriet Moss and Mrs. Julia Lamb of Jacksonville; 20 grand and 33 g-grandchildren. Preceded by three brothers; a sister; two half-sisters; and two half-brothers.

BUCHANAN, David; b: 17Dec1914, Missouri; d: 2Jan1985, Pittsfield, IL; bu: West Cemetery, Pittsfield, IL; m: Laveta McDonald in Pittsfield, IL (date not stated); fa & mo: (not stated). Survived by his wife; one son: Bill of Griggsville; six daughters: Laura Coleman of Baylis, Evelyn Damm of Alton, Liza Bailey of O'Fallon, Debbie Buchanan of Baylis, Diane Lawson of Barry, Esther Hunt of Paducah, KY; two step-daughters: Barbara Coleman and Nancy McDowell, both of Baylis; 23 grand and two g-grandchildren. Preceded by a son and a step-son.

BUCHANAN, Dorothy L. (Dennis); b: 27Oct1897, Morgan Co., IL; d: 28Aug1981, Jacksonville, IL; bu: Memorial Lawn Cemetery, Jacksonville; m: Curtis Buchanan on 29Dec1916 (place not stated); fa: William Lee Dennis; mo: Hettie Wilkinson. Survived by her husband; two daughters: Opal Murdock of Jacksonville and Betty Gordon of Jacksonville, FL; six sons: Byron, Leroy, Wayne ad Harold, all of Jacksonville, Paul of Warner Robins, GA, and Ray Buchanan of Tucson, AZ; 18 grand and 26 great-grandchildren; three sisters: Agnes Hoelscher, Bertha Correll and Louise Hayes, all of Jacksonville; four brothers: Ralph Dennis of Branson, MO, Donald Dennis of Jacksonville, Chester Dennis of Metamora and Howard Denis of Marion.

BUCHANAN, Edward L.; b: 2Dec1912, Peoria, IL; d: 25Apr1994, Chicago, IL; bu: White Hall, IL; m: Irene Kruegel on 14Mar1936 (place not stated); fa: Charles Buchanan; mo: Ethel Pugh. Survived by his wife; three sons: Edward of Chicago, Dennis of Lombard and David of Chicago; a daughter: Arline Fortner of Lee; nine grand and three g-grandchildren. Preceded by one sister and a half-sister.

BUCHANAN, Euphenia (Stevens); b: 24Dec1906, Texas; d: 28May1978, Jacksonville, IL; bu: Murrayville, IL; m: Calvin Buchanan (date and place not stated); fa: John Stevens; mo: Angie Mayes. Survived by husband; a son: Aubrey Buchanan; and three grandchildren, all of Jacksonville; a sister: Helen Mosley of Springfield; a niece and a nephew.

BUCHANAN, Eunice E. (Mansfield); b: 26Apr1898, Macoupin Co., IL; d: 3Jan1991, Jacksonville, IL; bu: White Hall, IL; m: 1) Homer Nunes on 4Mar1916; and 2) Buell Buchanan in 1959 (places not stated); fa: Eli Mansfield; mo: Emma Williams. 1st husband died 2Nov1956; 2nd died 17Sep1970. Survived by two step-sons: Walter Buchanan of Somerset, CA, and Paul Buchanan of Calumet City; one step-daughter: Thelma Casey of Kansas City, MO; six step-grand and several step-great-grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews. Preceded by two brothers: Verba Mansfield and Virgil Mansfield; and two sisters: Clara Allen ad Ethel May.

BUCHANAN, Eva Mae (Hickey); b: 22May1927, Alexander, IL; d: 6Nov1996, Jacksonville, IL; bu: Memorial Lawn Cemetery, Jacksonville; m: Byron E. Buchanan, Sr. on 12Jan1945 in Jacksonville; fa: Donald L. Hickey; mo: Florence Mae Lindsey. Survived by her husband; four sons: Byron and Jerry L. (wife, Grace), both of Jacksonville, Ronald E. (wife, Shirley) of Powder Springs, GA, and Larry D. (wife, Janice) of Princeton; a daughter: Mrs. Warren (Caroline L.) Daniel of Jacksonville; nine grand and five g-grandchildren; two brothers: Harry Hickey of Jacksonville and Donald Hickey, Jr. of LaPorte, Ind.; a sister: Shirley Anderson of Jacksonville; and several nieces and nephews. Preceded by a brother: Laverne Hickey.

BUCHANAN, Glen; b: 16Jan1913, Roodhouse, IL; d: 11Mar1992, Jacksonville, IL; bu: Fernwood Cemetery, Roodhouse, IL; m: Maxine Ligon on 7Nov1931 in Mexico, MO; fa: Elvin Buchanan; mo: Waverly Webb. Resident of Roodhouse. Survived by his wife; three sons: Dean and Donald Buchanan, both of Roodhouse, and Gary Russell Buchanan of Chicago; two daughters: Mary Jane Hicks of Sumpter, S.C., and Sharon Hutton of Roodhouse; 20 grand and several g-grandchildren; one brother: Henry Buchanan of Fidelity; and one sister: Evelyn Thomas of White Hall. Preceded by three sons: Randy, Russell E. and Wayne E. Buchanan; two sisters: Dorothy and Mary E. Buchanan; and three brothers: Kenneth UK., Robert and Bud Buchanan.

BUCHANAN, Harold E.; b: 13Feb1924, Madison Co., IL; d: 9Aug1986, Springfield, IL; bu: Crescent Heights Cemetery, Pleasant Hill, IL; m: Juanita Garrett on 6May1943 in Bowling Green, MO; fa: Harry E. Buchanan; mo: Freda Foster. Resident of rural Pleasant Hill, IL WWII Army vet. Survived by his wife; his mother of Nebo; two sons: Gary Buchanan of Hillsboro, KY, and Elbie Buchanan of Pittsfield; three daughters: Mrs. Edith Gant and Mrs. Barbara Goewey, both of Nebo, and Mrs. Haroldine Hooper of rural Pleasant Hill; and 11 grandchildren; a brother: Gerald Buchanan of Frankford, MO; and a sister: Mrs. Paul (Marlin) Martin of Pleasant Hill. Preceded by a brother: John; and an infant brother.

BUCHANAN, Harry Charles; b: 3Sep1918, Quasqueten, , IA; d: 1Jun1991, Quincy, IL; bu: Quasqueten, , IA; m: Ocie J. Howard (date and place not stated); fa: John Buchanan; mo: Arlene Klotz. Resident of Quincy, IL Survived by his wife; three sons: John Buchanan of Cincinnati, Ohio, Steven Buchanan of Las Vegas and Charles, Jr. of Dayton, Ohio; one step-son: Roger Dunn of Iowa City, , IA; two step-daughters: Diana Collopy of Centralia and Patricia McCully of Wichita, KS.; two sisters: Virginia Zimmerman and Ruth Beckman, both of Manchester, , IA; and several grandchildren.

BUCHANAN, Leonard C. "Buck"; b: 2Jun1912, Morgan Co., IL; d: 25Jul1992, Jacksonville, IL; bu: Diamond Grove Cemetery, Jacksonville; m: Josephine Louise Scupham on 4Apr1961, Jacksonville; fa: Thomas Benton Buchanan; mo: Elsie Elizabeth Smith. Survived by his wife; two daughters: Jeneanne Brandle of Southfield, MI, and Tami Buchanan of Jacksonville; one son: Charles Buchanan of Cedar Creek, TX; one step-son: Arthur Strubbe of Auburn; several grand and g-grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews. Preceded by one son: Jerry; and four sisters: Lena Smith, Laura Hoffman, Eunice Baldwin and Ruth Elliott.

BUCHANAN, Logan; b: 20Mar1915 (place not stated); d: 2Feb1990, Philadelphia, Pa.; bu: Glasgow, IL; m: (not stated); fa: Thomas Buchanan; mo: Jennie McLamara. Resident of Philadelphia; formerly of Glasgow, IL WWII Army vet. Survived by one daughter: Geraldine of Colorado; two sons: Eddie and Kenneth, both of Colorado; two half-sisters: Finez LeBlanc of Bethalto and Janice Whitehead Pace of Godfrey; and one half-brother: Bryce Savage of Spanish Lake, MO Preceded by his step-father: Finis Savage, who raised Mr. Buchanan in his home; an infant daughter; and a brother: Thomas.

BUCHANAN, Loretta M. (Bradshaw); b: 6Jan1920, Perry, IL; d: 20Feb1993, Pittsfield, IL; bu: Griggsville, IL; m: Warren Buchanan on 4Mar1939 in Perry, IL; fa: S. S. Bradshaw; mo: Lurena Manton. Survived by her husband; two daughters: Mrs. Kim (Lynn) Curry of Griggsville and Ann Buchanan of New York; four grandchildren; three sisters: Rachel Musgrave and Alice Moore, both of Pittsfield, and Bessie Bradbury of Perry; three brothers: Clyde and Tom, both of Griggsville, and Arthur of Camp Point; and several nieces and nephews. Preceded by an infant daughter: Carol Sue Buchanan; three brothers: Roscoe, George and Walter Bradshaw; and two sister: Ethel Raper and Mary Friday.

BUCHANAN, Myrtle M. (Thoroman); b: 28Nov1884, Brown Co., IL; d: 20Oct1976, Beardstown, IL; bu: Versailles, IL; m: Henry Buchanan (date and place not stated); fa: James T. Thoroman; mo: Mahala McCoy. Husband preceded in death. Resident of Versailles. Survived by two nieces: Mrs. John Daubard of Beardstown, and Mrs. Virginia Walpole of Kansas City, MO; three nephews: Allen Thoroman of Versailles, Paul DuSair of Eugene, OR, and Thurman Walpole of Liberty, MO Preceded by a brother and three sisters.

BUCHANAN, Nellie May; b: 7Jun1879, Chambersburg, IL; d: 5Jul1976, Barry, IL; bu: McCord Cemetery, Perry, IL; fa: Andrew Buchanan; mo: Mary Appenheimer. Resident of Perry. Survived by a sister: Mrs. Edith Straus of Perry; and several nieces and nephews.

BUCHANAN, Randy W. "Buck"; b: 24Dec1949, Jacksonville, IL; d: 2Jun1991, Jacksonville, IL; bu: Fernwood Cemetery, Roodhouse, IL; m: Jill Goben on 15Jun1985 in Jacksonville, Ill; fa: Glenmond Buchanan; mo; Maxine Ligon. Survived by his wife; two sons: Randy W. Buchanan, Jr. of Huntsville, Ala, and Travis W. Buchanan of Roodhouse; two daughters: Tina Buchanan of Huntsville, Ala., and Tammie Buchanan of Greenfield; his parents of Roodhouse; two brothers: Dean Buchanan of Roodhouse and Gary Buchanan of Chicago; and two sisters: Mary Jane Hicks of Sumter, S.C., and Sharon Hutton of Roodhouse.

BUCHANAN, Richard Edward; b: 1Oct1958, Jacksonville, IL; d: 14Jul1978, Biloxi, Miss.; bu: Memorial Lawn Cemetery, Jacksonville; fa: Verne Buchanan; mo: Elsie Vogelsang. Resident of Murrayville, IL Survived by his mother and step-father: Mr. & Mrs. James Turner of Murrayville; nine brothers and sisters: Robert Buchanan of Montclair, CA, Bruce Buchanan of Murrayville, Verna Lee DeCocco of Port Allen, LA, Sheila Conrad of Ft. Walton Beach, FL, Teresa Buchanan of Berlin, Germany, Jeffrey Turner and James Alan Turner, both of Murrayville and Sam Buchanan and Chris Buchanan, both of Jacksonville; grandparents: Irma Holbrook of Winchester and Goldie & Grove Turner of Jacksonville.

BUCHANAN, Robert; b: (date not stated), White Hall, IL; d: 15Jul1979, Olathe, KS., bu: (not stated); m: Susan Grant (date and place not stated); fa & mo: (not stated). Resident of Gardner, KS.; formerly of Springfield; was 39 years of age at death. Survived by his wife; a daughter: Jean of Topeka, KS.; and one brother: Henry Buchanan of Monticello, IL

BUCHANAN, Robert Fredrick; b: 2Oct1950, Wheeling, W.V.; d: 23Feb1991, Everett, Wash.; bu: Memorial Lawn Cemetery, Jacksonville, IL; m: (not stated); fa & mo: (not stated). Resident of Everett, WA; formerly of Jacksonville, IL Survived by his parents; James and Elsie Turner of Murrayville; one daughter: Jessica of Naples; three brothers: Bruce Buchanan of Chapin and Jeffrey Turner and James Alan Turner, both of Jacksonville; three sisters: Verna Lee Ragusa of Baton Rouge, LA, Sheila Anderson of Peterborough, England and Teresa Gooding of Baton Rouge, LA Preceded by his father and one brother: Richard Buchanan.

BUCHANAN, Thelma Rosalie (Batty); b: 16May1908, Greene Co., IL; d: 7Jan1990, Jacksonville Il.; bu: White Hall, IL; m: Charles James Buchanan on 24Dec1928 in White Hall, IL; fa: Joseph Franklin Batty; mo: Mary Patterson. Husband preceded in death 19Feb1982. Resident of White Hall, IL Survived by one son: Carroll Buchanan of Roodhouse; four grand and 12 g-grandchildren; and two brothers: Dale Batty of Jacksonville and Russell Batty of Bloomington. Preceded by one sister and two brothers.

BUCHANAN, Verne F.; b: 7Arp1922, Scott Co., IL; d: 7Apr1978, Jacksonville, IL; bu: Exeter, IL; m: Margaret Baker in 1962 (place not stated); fa: Fred Buchanan; mo: Irma Berry. WWI & II vet. Survived by his wife; these children: Larry Buchanan, Vincent Buchanan, Roger Buchanan, Verna Lee DeCocco of Zachary, LA, Robert Buchanan of Anaheim, CA Sheila Conrad of Florida, Teresa Buchanan of Berlin, Germany, Bruce Buchanan and Richard Buchanan, both of Jacksonville, and Samuel and Christopher, both at home; these step-children: Edward Baker, Lawrence Baker and Cheryl Baker and Charles Baker, all of Jacksonville; 17 grandchildren; and a brother: Byron Buchanan of Bluffs. Preceded by one sister.

BUCHANAN, Virgil A.; b: 13Dec1917, Rombauer, MO; d: 16Dec1989, rural Carrollton, IL; bu: (Body donated to Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis, MO); m: Minnie Ruyle (date and place not stated); fa: Henry G. Buchanan; mo: Maudie G. Hamm. WWII vet. Survived by his wife; a daughter: Mrs. Martin (Lanita) Combs of Carrollton; a son: Donald Buchanan of Carrollton; five grandchildren; one step-granddaughter; three brothers: Lennie of Branson, MO, Grover of Madison and John Buchanan of Alton; and two sisters: Mrs. Arthur (Beulah) Henderson of Alton, and Mrs. Edward (Elsie) Herbstrait of Alton. Preceded by two brothers and a sister.

BUCHANAN, Wilma H. Gregory Chrisman (Hamman); b: 3Sep1905, near Meredosia, IL; d: 11Jun1992, Sherman, IL (Villa Health Care East); bu: Diamond Grove Cemetery, Jacksonville, IL; m: 1) Robert Gregory; and 2) Allen Bond Chrisman; and 3) Clyde Buchanan (dates and places not stated); fa: George Edward Hamman; mo: Mary Hillig. All three husbands preceded in death. Resident of Meredosia, IL Survived by one son: Robert G. (wife, Barbara) Gregory of Jacksonville; three daughters: (Betty Anderson of San Diego, CA, Mrs. Charles (Pat) Arnold of Hilton Head, SC, and Mrs. Bob (Beverly) Hastings of Tuscola; one step-son: Allen Baird (wife, Esther) Chrisman of Meredosia; one step-daughter: Garnet Chrisman of Kalispell, MT; 18 grand and 17 g-grandchildren; one brother: Harold Hamman of Buffs; and one sister: Dorothy Shipe of Moline. Preceded by one daughter: Rosemary Gregory; three brothers: Glen, Owen and Leroy Hamman; and one sister: Zeta Brown.

BUCHHEIM, Irwin J.; b: 2Apr1909, Highland, IL; d: 29Nov1981, Jacksonville, IL; bu: St. Joseph's Cemetery, Highland, IL; m: Fern M. Gail on 8Jun1933 in Highland, IL; fa: Joseph Buchheim; mo: Elizabeth Buchmann. Resident of Highland, IL Survived by his wife; two sons: Wayne J. of Baldwin, MO, and Dwight H. of Pompano Beach, FL; two grandchildren; three sisters: Miss Cecilia Buchheim and Mrs. Arnold (Sophia) Lodes, both of Highland, and Mrs. Harold (Josephine) Buchmiller of Indianapolis, Ind. Preceded by two sisters.

BUCHHEIT, Russell W.; b: (date not stated), Beardstown, IL; d: 1Sep1985, Springfield, IL; bu: Beardstown, IL; m: Irene (surname and date/place of marriage not stated); fa: Jacob Buchheit; mo: Anna Ehmie. Was 84 years of age at death. Survived by his wife; a son: David of Arlington Heights; a daughter: Joan Osborne of Freeport; four grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews.

BUCHHOLZ, F. E. "Gene"; b: 6Oct1930, Evanston, IL; d: 8Jun1994, Pittsfield, IL; bu: (cremated) GA; m: Edith Rabe on 25Nov1952 in Burlington, , IA; fa: William G. Buchholz; mo: Mary E. Cloninger. Korean War Navy vet. Survived by his wife; two daughters: Mrs. James (Kandy) Huffer of Coleraine, , MN, and Mrs. Don (Akelajo) Connell of Centerville, GA; one son: F. E. "Butch" Buchholz of St. Louis, MO; four grandchildren; and one brother: Bill Buchholz of Davenport, , IA.

BUCHHOLZ, Mary Esther (Cloninger); b: 8Jun1909, Belleview, IL; d: 17Jan1994, Pittsfield, IL; West Cemetery, Pittsfield, IL; m: William G. Buchholz on 29Oct1927 in Quincy, IL; fa: Luther Cloninger; mo: Elizabeth Heavener. Husband preceded in death 24Dec1974. Survived by two sons: Gene Buchholz of Pittsfield and William E. Buchholz of Davenport, , IA; five grand and five g-grandchildren. Preceded by one brother: Louis Bregman.

BUCK, Archie P.; b: 21ZOct1900, Cass Co., IL; d: 29Oct1976, Beardstown, IL; bu: Beardstown, IL; m: Helen Mary King on 8Jun1929 in Rushville, IL; fa: Lester Buck; mo: Maude Clainard. Survived by his wife; a brother: Virgil of Chatham, Va., and a sister: Mrs. Leda Dorsey of Beardstown. Preceded by a sister and a brother.

BUCK, Harry Edward, Sr.; b: 23Aug1908, Beardstown, IL; d: 30Jun1995, Beardstown, IL; bu: St. John's Cemetery, Beardstown, IL; m: Helen G. Keil on 28Feb1931 in Jacksonville, IL; fa: Arthur R. Buck; mo: Minnie Miller. Wife preceded in death 13Oct1990. Survived by one son: Harry E. Buck, Jr. of Jacksonville; five daughters: Mrs. Carlos (Mary) Treadway, Sr., Mrs. Kermit (Grace) Pilger and Mrs. Robert (Marguerite) Summey, all of Beardstown, Mrs. William (Carolyn) Isham of Springfield, and Janet S. Hartung of Tallahassee, FL; 16 grand and 17 g-grandchildren; one brother: James Fischer of Arenzville; and one sister: Mrs. Orville (Mary) Blum of Beardstown. Preceded by two brothers.

BUCK, Helen (Keil); b: 6Sep1911, Beardstown, IL; d: 13Oct1990, Springfield, IL; bu: St. John's Lutheran Cemetery, Beardstown, IL; m: Harry E. Buck on 28Feb1931 in Jacksonville, IL; fa: Edwin L. Keil; mo: Grace Gibbs. Resident of Beardstown, IL Survived by her husband; five daughters: Mrs. Carlos (Mary) Treadway, Sr., Mrs. Kermit (Grace) Pilger and Mrs. Robert (Marguerite) Sumey, all of Beardstown, Mrs. William (Carolyn) Isham of Springfield and Janet S. Hartung of Tallahassee, FL; one son: Harry E. Buck, Jr. of Jefferson City, MO; 16 grand and 12 g-grandchildren; one brother: F. Gibbs Keil of Beardstown; and several cousins. Preceded by one brother: H. C. "Bud" Keil.

BUCK, Helen M. (King); b: 5Jan1908, Schuyler Co., IL; d: 11Dec1989, Beardstown, IL; bu: Beardstown; m: Archie P. Buck on 8Jun1929 in Rushville, Il; fa: Adam Danile King; mo: Lydia Egbert. Husband preceded in death 29Oct1976. Survived by one brother: Kenneth King of Galesburg; two sisters: Florence Agans of Macomb and Gladys Juhnke of Wheaton; and numerous nieces and nephews. Preceded by her parents, six brother, and two sisters.

BUCK, Iva (Gibbons); b: 17Feb1901, rural Cass Co., IL; d: 21Oct1991, Beardstown, IL; bu: Beardstown; m: Lark Buck on 19Mar1919 in Virginia, IL; fa: Lewis Lemont Gibbons; mo: Hattie Adeline Young. Husband preceded in death in March, 1974. Survived by two sons: Floyd Buck of Beardstown and Harold Buck of Savanna; one daughter: Mrs. James (Dorothy) Taylor of Beardstown; one brother: Alfred Gibbons of Johnson City, Tenn.; 10 grand and 21 g-grandchildren. Preceded by four sisters and four brothers.

BUCK, Iva P. (Wilder); b: 25Nov1897, near Modesto, IL; d: 24Jan1977, rural Palmyra, IL; bu: East Cemetery, Waverly, IL; m: Jacob Buck in 1918 (place not stated); fa: Frank Wilder; mo: Ida Ray. Husband preceded in death in 1971. Survived by a daughter: Mrs. John Douland of rural Greenfield; six grand and two g-grandchildren. Preceded in death by a sister and two brothers.

BUCK, Mabel (Hines); b: 7Jan1889, Beardstown, IL; d: 12Nov1991, Rushville, IL; bu: Beardstown; m: Walter Buck (date and place not stated); fa & mo: (not stated). Husband preceded in death in 1936. (No survivors listed)

BUCK, Nellie (Cowgill); b: 23Jun1890, Scott Co., IL; d: 17Jun1979, Jacksonville Il.; bu: Winchester, IL; m; (not stated); fa: John T. Cowgill; mo: Catherine Brown. (Moved from her birthplace in 1912 to Chicago; then to Jacksonville in 1958. Survived by a sister-in-law: Marie Hart of Jacksonville; and two great-nieces: Mrs. Marjorie Robinson and Mrs. Mary Boston, also of this city.

BUCK, Patricia "T.C." (Moore); b: 17May1944, Beardstown, IL; d: 15Oct1993, Alton, IL; bu: Rose Lawn Memory Gardens, Alton, IL; m: Gary Buck, Sr. on 4Sep1965 in Beardstown, IL; fa: Lloyd Moore; mo: Jessie Wheeler. Resident of Godfrey, IL Survived by her husband; her mother; one daughter: Elizabeth Buck of Godfrey; one son: Gary Buck, Jr. of Godfrey; one sister: Madeline Treadway of Omaha, NE; and one brother: John N. Moore of Urbana.

BUCKALEW, Kate; b: (date not stated), KY; d: 4Feb1978, Ft. Worth, TX; bu: Ft. Worth, TX; m: George Buckalew (date and place not stated); fa & mo: (not stated). Husband preceded in death. A former resident of Jacksonville; was 91 years of age at death. Survived by two children: Mrs. James (Becky) Webster of Ft. Worth, TX, and Mrs. June George of San Diego, CA ;two grand and four g-grandchildren. Preceded by a son: Dallas.

BUCKALEW, Lucille (Brown); b: 4Jan1916, Loami, IL;d: 5Dec1989, Jacksonville, IL; bu: Sulphur Springs Cemetery, Loami, IL; m: Dallas Buckalew on 20Nov1943 in Jacksonville; fa: Fredrick Brown; mo: Elizabeth Campbell. Husband preceded in death 7Oct1974. Survived by three grandchildren: Doug Morris and Mrs. Louis (Anne) Chapman, both of Jacksonville, and Linda Morris of Costa Mesa, CA; one brother: Don Brown of Jacksonville; and two sisters: Mrs. Paul (Margaret) Kroush of Jacksonville and Mrs. Charles (Mildred) Barber of Woodland Hills, CA Preceded by her son: Russell "Busey" Morris on 30Apr1987; and one brother.

BUCKLEY, Clara (Sherwin); b: 4Sep1895, Scott Co. Il.; d: 8Oct1987, WA, IL (Christian Village Nursing Home); bu: Winchester, IL; m: William H. Buckley on 8Aug1917 (place not stated); fa: George Sherwin; mo: Julia Mason. Husband preceded in death in 1980. Resident of Washington; formerly of Winchester. Survived by a son: Wayne Buckley of East Peoria; four grand and seven g-grandchildren; and a sister: Maude Cowper of Morton. Preceded by a son: Donald, who died during WWII; a brother; and a sister.

BUCKLEY, Grace Dorothy (Taylor); b: 3Jan1905, Scott Co., IL; d: 6Jul1986, Winchester, IL; bu: Winchester, IL; m: Albert Buckley in 1923 at Winchester, IL; fa: Charles Taylor; mo: Belle Watson. Husband preceded in death in 1966. Survived by two sons: Rene J. Buckley of Winchester and Gary M. Buckley of Piedmont, MO; one daughter: Mrs. N. J. (Lola Joyce) Bucklin of Chatham; eight grand and six g-grandchildren. Preceded by four brothers and four sisters.

BUCKLEY, Julie Ann; b: 13Mr1960, Jacksonville, IL; d: 2Jan1985, Jacksonville, Il; bu: Calvary Cemetery, Jacksonville; fa: James F. Buckley; mo: Mary Beth Spaulding. Survived by her parents.

BUCKMAN, Lawrence R. "Reggie"; b: 28Nov1936, Sangamon Co., IL; d: 19Oct1996, Ashland, IL; bu: Ashland, IL; fa: Lawrence S. Buckman; mo: Mabel Wagner. Survived by her father of Haxton, CO; his mother and step-father: Mabel and Les Woods of Springfield; and two sons: Randy and Michael, both of Ashland. Preceded by a granddaughter.

BUCKNER, Elmer; b: 2Mar1900, Callaway Co., MO; d: 8Jun1991, Jacksonville, IL; bu: East Cemetery, Jacksonville, IL; m: Mary Lewis (date and place not stated); fa: Frank Buckner; mo: Carrie Jordan. Wife preceded in death 27Dec1982. Survived by four foster children: Homer Rogan and Rose Ann Rogan, both of Jacksonville, Vincent Buckner of Oklahoma City, OK And John Robinson of Dickson; and a granddaughter who was raised in the home: Verla L. Buckner of Jacksonville; and a great-granddaughter: Carrie L. McCrary of Springfield; several grand and g-grandchildren; and two brothers: Ben Buckner of Aux Vasse, MO, and Andrew Buckner of Mexico, MO Preceded by three brothers and three sisters.

BUCKNER, Mary L. (Lewis); b: (date not stated), Clarksville, MO; d: 27Dec1982, Jacksonville, IL; bu: (not stated); m: Elmer Buckner (date and place not stated); fa: Joe Lewis; mo: Addie (surname not stated). Was 73 years of age at death. Survived by her husband; a brother: Charles Lewis of Jacksonville; four foster children: Homer Rogan, Rose Ann Rogan, Vincent Buckner and John Robinson, all of Jacksonville; and seven grandchildren. Preceded by six children and a sister.

BUCKSHOT, Marion W.: b: 24May1921, Alton, IL; d: 29Aug1981, Timewell, IL; bu: Benville, IL; m: Alberta Carpenter on 16Sep1944 (place not stated); fa: Eugene Buckshot, Sr.; mo: Grace Cox. Survived by his wife; his mother of Bethalto; a son: Edward of Godfrey; two daughters: Mrs. Peggy Shewmaker of East Alton, and Sherry, at home; a brother: Eugene, Jr. of Godfrey; and six grandchildren. Preceded by his father and a brother.

BUCY, Henry F.; b: 26Oct1922, Fulton Co., IL; d: 18Dec1996, Macomb, IL; bu: Vermont, IL; m: Eva M. Derry in 1961 (place not stated); fa: William Bucy; mo: Erma Horner. Resident of Vermont, IL WWII Navy vet. Survived by his wife; three step-sons: Eugene A. White of Carson City, Nev., William J. White of Beardstown, and Norman L. White of Astoria; five step-grandchildren; five brothers: Ansel of Silvis, Eldon of VT, John and George of Beardstown, and Claire of Claypool, AZ; two sisters: June McCormick of Vermont and Betty Ricketts of Peoria, IL; two half-sisters: Dorothy Bucy Hughes of Rushville and Vera Bucy Brillhart of Williamsville; and numerous nieces and nephews. Preceded by two brothers: Otis and Wayne; three half-brothers: Ernie, Charles and Boyd; and one half-sister: Lela Bucy Mendenhall; and one step-son: Gary L White.

BUDD, M. Glades (Barnett); b: 7Sep1892, Brown Co., IL; d: 23Oct1991, Jacksonville, IL; bu: Greenwood Cemetery, Canton, IL; m: Roy William Budd on 28Jun1913 in Jacksonville, IL; fa: John Thomas Barnett; mo: Carey May Carr. Husband preceded in death 11May1957. Survived by one daughter: Mary K. Warren of Jacksonville; six grand and 13 g-grandchildren. Preceded by one son; one brother; and one sister.

BUDDEMEYER, Harold Marion; b: 17Mar1941, Pike Co., IL; d: 2Jun1993, Columbia, MO; bu: West Cemetery, Pittsfield, IL; fa: Fred C. Buddemeyer; mo: Fern Richey. Resident of Pittsfield, IL Survived by one sister: Mrs. Arnold (Evaline) Cooper of Quincy; three nieces; one nephew and g-nieces and g-nephews. Preceded by his parents.

BUDDEMEYER, Ruth (Roberts); b: 15Aug1896, Markensburg, Pike Co., IL; d: 31Oct1986, Pittsfield, IL; bu: West Cemetery, Pittsfield; m: Mont Buddemeyer on 23Feb1945 (place not stated); fa: James F. Roberts; mo: Martha Mae Willard. Husband preceded in death in 1970. Survived by one sister: Mrs. Ike (Evelyn) Criss of Pittsfield; several nieces and nephews. Preceded by four sisters and one brother.

BUDKE, Pauline (Rogers); b: 25Jul1911, New Hartford, IL; d: 12Jul1995, Barry, IL; bu: Samuel Taylor Cemetery, Rockport, IL; m: Lloyd Harmon Budke on 5Sep1933 (place not stated); fa: William Russell Rogers; mo: Alma Dyer. Husband preceded in death 3Jul1972. Resident of Barry; formerly of Pittsfield, IL Survived by several nieces, nephews and cousins. Preceded by five sisters and four brothers.

BUELL, JoAnna Susan; b: 10Jan1981, Springfield, IL; d: 11Jan1981, Springfield, IL; bu: Heber City, UT; fa: David J. Buell; mo: LeeAnn Williamson. Parents were residents of Jacksonville, Il Survived by her parents; a twin sister: Amy Rebecca; a brother: Brian David, ad two others sisters: Jennifer and Erin; maternal grandparents: Robert K. and Donna Williamson of Cabot, Ark.; paternal grandmother: Mrs. Jay H. Buell of Heber City, UT; great-grandparents: Mrs. Lucille Bingham of LaGrande, OR, and Owen F. Buell of Heber City, UT.

BUESCHER, Clarence Henry "Bud"; b: 17May1919, Jacksonville, IL; d: 7Feb1994, Daphne, Ala.; bu: (not stated); m: Wilma (surname and date/place of marriage not stated); fa: Henry Buescher; mo: Lena Fricke. A former resident of Jacksonville. Survived by his wife of 44 years; one daughter: Nancy Buescher of Springfield; one sister: Eleanor Seymour of Jacksonville; two granddaughters: and several nieces and nephews. Preceded by three sisters: Velma Wood, Loretta Ericson and Rosella Henderson.

BUESCHER, Edward J.; b: 10Jul1886, Morgan Co., IL; d: 7Apr1983, Beardstown, IL; bu: Arenzville Lutheran Cemetery, Arenzville, IL; m: Edna C. Dahman on 19Apr1921 (place not stated); fa: John Buescher; mo: Louise Korsmeyer. Wife preceded in death 4Mar1980. Survived by a sister: Mrs. Lorence (Dina) Fricke of Meredosia; and several nieces and nephews.

BUESCHER, Hyla (Furnace); b: 17Mar1898, Rushville, IL; d: 24Jun1983, Willard, Ohio; bu: St. John's Lutheran Cemetery, Beardstown, IL; m: Albert Buescher on 8Jun1920 in Beardstown, IL; fa: Elmer Furnace; mo: Myrtle Tetterson. Husband preceded in death in 1975. Resident of Hillside Acres Nursing Home, Willard, Ohio; formerly of Beardstown, IL Survived by one son: William of Ridgeway, Pa.; one daughter: Mrs. John (Dorothy) Zonner of Maumee, Ohio; five grandchildren; three nephews; and one sister-in-law: Ethel Utter of Beardstown. Preceded in death by five sisters and one brother.

BUESHCER, Lena M. (Fricke); b: 21Jan1884, Cass Co., IL; d: 15Aug1978, Springfield, IL; bu: Memorial Lawn Cemetery, Jacksonville, IL; m: Henry B. Buescher on 27Feb1907 (place not stated); fa: Henry Fricke; mo: Elizabeth Roegge. Husband preceded in death 10Jun1947. Resident of Springfield; formerly of Jacksonville. Survived by these children: Mrs. Emil (Velma) Wood and Mrs. Axel (Loretta) Ericson, both of Springfield, Mrs. Webster (Eleanor) Seymour of Jacksonville and Clarence Henry Buescher of Country Club Hills, IL; seven grand and 12 g-grandchildren; one g-g-grandson; a sister and two brothers: Emelia Korsmeyer and John Fricke, both of Beardstown, and Lorance Fricke of Meredosia. Preceded by a daughter: Rosella Henderson in 1970 and two brothers and five sisters.

BUESCHER, Louise (Alhorn); b: 14Sep1898 (place not stated); d: 28Sep1982, Jacksonville, IL; bu: Memorial Lawn Cemetery, Jacksonville; m: Frederick William Buescher on 23Oct1919 in Meredosia, IL; fa: Henry Alhorn; mo: Louise Gausmann (adoptive parents). Husband preceded in death 10Feb1956. Survived by a son: William Henry Buescher; a brother: Hugo Alhorn of Meredosia; several nieces and nephews.

BUESCHER, Lydia; b: 11Feb1889 (place not stated); d: 31Oct1990, Belleville, IL; bu: Beardstown, IL; m: John Buescher (date and place not stated); fa & mo: (not stated). Husband preceded in death in 1962. Survived by two sons: Wilbur Buescher of Belleville and John F. Buescher of Midland, MI Preceded by her parents.

BUETTNER, Margaret (Lindstrom); b: 8Mar1907, Vetlande, Sweden; d: 29Feb1988, Jacksonville, IL; bu: Memorial Lawn Cemetery, Jacksonville, IL; m: Albert Frank Buettner on 27Nov1936 (place not stated); fa: Frank Lindstrom; mo: Emma Sparv. Husband preceded in death 19Oct1974. Survived by a sister: Mrs. Laverne Carlson of Rockland; six nephews; and several g and g-g-nieces and nephews.

BUFFE, Genevieve F. (Coleman); b: (not stated); d: 5Dec1976, Kansas City, MO; bu: (not stated); m: Frederick G. Buffe (date and place not stated); fa & mo: (not stated). Husband preceded in death. Was 90 years of age at time of death. Survived by a sister: Edith, age 94; her son: William O. Buffe; and two daughters: Mrs. Margaret Buffe Smith of Kansas City, and Mrs. Elizabeth Buffe Norgaard of Denver, CO; nine grand and five g-grandchildren. {Frederick G. Buffe was the son of O. F. Buffe of Jacksonville} {Genevieve lived at the same location in Kansas City, MO as her sister, Miss Bess M. Coleman, 86. Both died of natural causes on the same date}

BUGUVESKI, Adella (Gent); b: 13Oct1917, Coalton, IL; d: 31Oct1994, Springfield, IL; bu: Roselawn Memorial Park, Springfield, IL; m: John Buguveski on 18Feb1939 in Springfield, IL; fa: Anton Gent; mo: Magdalena Zitkus. Survived by her husband; three daughters: Barbara Bugukveski and Carolyn Williams, both of Roodhouse, and Marilyn Buguveski of Springfield; three grandchildren; one brother: Vic Gent of Springfield; three sisters: Matilda Parks, Barbara Beck and Connie Loetz, all of Springfield; and several nieces and nephews. Preceded by one brother: Joe Gent.

BUHL, Carl R, Sr.; b: 14Nov1934, Sweetwater, IL; d: 12Apr1989, Springfield, IL; bu: Ashland, IL; m: Violet Clements on 10Feb1954 in Pleasant Plains, IL; fa: Luther M. Buhl; mo: Lillie Mae Hayes. Resident of Ashland. Survived by his wife; five daughters: Linda Noel and Judith Clark, both of Springfield, Bonnie Bone of Ft. Worth, TX, Debra Buhl of Ashland and Tammy Barrow of Chapin; three sons: Carl Buhl, Jr. of Spaulding, David A. Buhl, serving in the Air Force in Japan, and Bradley D. Buhl of Springfield; 14 grandchildren; five sisters: Florence Pryor of Greenview, Eva Grogan of Tallula, Lucille DeVault and Tresa Okten, both of Springfield, and Charlotte Byerline of Peoria; and two brothers: Frank Buhl of Girard and Eldon Buhl of Ashland. Preceded by four grandchildren; three brothers; and a sister.

BUHL, Jeffrey E. Treadway; b: 3Mar1964 (place not stated); d: 2Jun1983, Ashland, IL; bu: Ashland, IL; fa: Eldon Buhl; mo: Barbara Treadway. Survived by his father and step-mother: Peggy Buhl of Ashland; and his mother and step-father: Donald Meredith of Bloomington; two grandmothers: Betty Treadway of Ashland and Ernestine Spencer of Springfield; two half-brothers: Billy Tinsley of Springfield and Ronnie Meredith of Bloomington; three sisters: Michelle, Patricia, and Lilly Buhl of Ashland; and three half-sisters: Kendra Meredith of Bloomington, Margaret and Susan Tinsley of Springfield.

BUHL, Marcus Anthony; b: 21Jul1979, Springfield, IL; d: 8Sep1983, Springfield, IL; bu: Ashland, IL; fa: Carl Buhl; mo: Lena Smock. Survived by his parents; a brother: Joshua Allen; a sister: Heather Louann, all of Ashland; maternal grandparents: Mr. & Mrs. Richard A. Smock, Sr. of Ashland; and paternal grandparents: Mr. & Mrs. Carl M. Buhl, Sr. of Ashland. Preceded by one sister and two brothers.

BUHLIG, Eula (Gregory); b: 31Jul1911, Scott Co., IL; d: 13May1977, Springfield, IL; bu: Hillcrest Cemetery, Bluffs, IL; m: Howard Buhlig on 22Oct1931 in Jacksonville, IL; fa: Oscar Gregory; mo: Daisy Bunch. Resident of Bluffs. Survived by her husband; her mother; one son: Dale of Bluffs; one daughter: Mrs. Marjorie Bartholomew of Arenzville; eight grand and two g-grandchildren; a brother: Ivan Gregory of Winchester; and three sisters: Mrs. Maxine Coultas and Mrs. Rosemary Kirkpatrick of Winchester, and Mrs. Myrtle Roach of Chicago.

BUHLIG, Laura Kathryn (Jones); b: 14Apr1922, Muscatine, , IA; d: 14Dec1986, Springfield, Il; bu: Oakland Cemetery, Meredosia, IL; m: Donald Buhlig on 15Sep1938 in Bowling Green, MO; fa: Horace Jones; mo: Pearl Smith. Resident of Meredosia. Survived by her husband; her mother: Mrs. Pearl Martin of Meredosia; three sons: Michael, David and Donald, Jr., all of Meredosia; one daughter: Mrs. Curtis (Judy) Gant of Meredosia; 11 grand and 2 g-grandchildren. Preceded by a brother: Edward.

BUHLIG, Lee Albers; b: 4Feb1922, Bluffs, IL; d: 7May1993, Springfield, IL; bu: Hillcrest Cemetery, Bluffs, IL; m: Helen Mae Bunch on 3Aug1946 (place not stated); fa: Henry Buhlig; mo: Bertha Albers. Resident of Bluffs. Survived by his wife; eight sons: Terry and Tommy Buhlig of Beardstown, Berkely, Allen, Timothy, Stacey and Darryl Buhlig, all of Meredosia, and Stanley Buhlig of Bluffs; three daughters: Mrs. Jim (Bonnie) Criss of Chapin, Mrs. Darrel (Dolores) Dozier of Versailles and Eleanor Buhlig of Bluffs; 15 grand and four g-grandchildren; five brothers: Howard Buhlig of Bluffs, Don Buhlig of Meredosia, William Buhlig of Albany, Wayne Buhlig of Colorado and Charles Buhlig of Roodhouse; and five sisters: Mrs. Fred (Hazel) Heitbrink of Meredosia, Mrs. Harold (Bernice) Bridgeman and Mrs. Hubert (Opal) Gregory, both of Bluffs, Mrs. George (Helen) Dunham of Byron and Mrs. Fred (Jean) Bowman of California. Preceded by a daughter: Joan Louise Buhlig; and a sister: Maxine Buhlig.

BUHLIG, Michael R.; b: 9Apr1939, Meredosia, IL; d: 8Nov1996, Jacksonville, IL; bu: Oakland Cemetery, Meredosia, IL; m: Rosia Mary Edlen on 18Apr1964 in Jacksonville, IL; fa: Donald Buhlig; mo: Laura Kathryn Jones. Resident of Meredosia. Navy vet. Survived by his wife; his father of Meredosia; one son: Roger of Jacksonville; five daughters: Marissa, Clarissa, Dana, Rana and Kyla, all of Meredosia; two grandchildren; two brothers: David (wife, Patsy) and Donald (wife, Madeline), both of Meredosia; and a sister: Mrs. Curt (Judy) Gant of Meredosia. Preceded by his mother; and a son: Shawn.

BUHNEKEMPER, Agnes (Langer); b: 4Dec1898, Eldred, IL; d: 4Feb1983, Jacksonville, IL; bu: St. John's Cemetery, Carrollton, IL; m: John Buhnekemper in Carrollton, IL (date not stated); fa: Amand Langer; mo: Marie Siefert. Husband preceded in death in 1960. Resident of Carrollton, IL Survived by a sister: Mrs. John (Lena) Pohlman of Carrollton. Preceded by four brothers and five sisters.

BUIVID, Genevieve (Brew); b: 14Jan1907, Pittsfield, IL; d: 28Jun1992, St. Louis, MO; bu: Calvary Cemetery, Pittsfield, IL; m: John Buivid on 14Aug1945 in Chicago, IL; fa: Michael Brew; mo: Carrie Stanbridge. Husband preceded in death 25Jan1983. Resident of Sun City, AZ; formerly of Pittsfield, IL Survived by four sisters: Helen Brew, Johanna Lightle, Carolyn Bower, all of Pittsfield, and Katherine Sutton of Hannibal, MO; and several nieces and nephews. Preceded by one sister: Loretta; three brothers: two in infancy and Jerome.

BUIVID, John J.; b: 2Aug1915, Springfield, IL; d: 25Jan1983, Sun City, Arizona; bu: Calvary Cemetery, Pittsfield, IL; m: Genevieve Brew on 14Aug1945 in Chicago, IL; fa: John Buivid; mo: Josephine Deresker. Survived by his wife; two step-brothers: Joseph and Leonard Naumovich of Springfield.

BUKER, Carroll V. "Vic"; b: 23Sep1915, Yatesville, IL; d: 16Dec1983, Jacksonville, IL; bu: Diamond Grove Cemetery, Jacksonville; m: Elsie Rigney on 12Aug1938 in Bowling Green, MO; fa; Charles E. Buker; mo: Anna Robinson. WWII vet. Survived by his wife; a daughter: Mrs. Joseph J. (Barbara) Kozma of Jacksonville; two sons: Larry E. of Ashland and Danny V. of Mobile, Ala.; nine grandchildren; two sisters: Mrs. Mabel Hickey of Ashland and Mrs. Hazel Shewmaker of Paris, KY; one brother: Martin A. Buker of Springfield. Preceded by two grandchildren; three brothers; and one sister.

BUKER, Cecil C.; b: 19Mar1911, Yatesville, IL; d: 22Sep1976, Gonzales, Louisiana; bu: Gonzales, Louisiana area; m: Nelle Rose Wallbaum (date and place not stated); fa: Charles Buker; mo: (not stated). A former resident of Alexander, IL; moved south about five years ago; residing in Gonzales, Louisiana. Survived by his wife; two children: Charles and Harold, both of Gonzales; eight grandchildren; brothers and sisters: Ethel Davidson of Cullum, IL, Mabel Hickey and Carroll Buker, both of Ashland, Hazel Schumak of Lexington, KY, and Martin Buker of Springfield.

BUKER, Charles; b: (not stated); d: 17Dec1990, Walker, LA; bu: Hope Haven Cemetery, Gonzales, LA; m: Anne S. (surname and date/place of marriage not stated); fa & mo: (not stated). Resident of Gonzales La.; was 54 years of age at death. Army vet. Survived by his wife; two daughters and sons-in-law: Mrs. Mark (Beth) Robards of Baton Rouge, LA, and Mrs. David (Kelly) Mayeux of Prairieville, LA; two sons and one daughter-in-law: Charles E. "Eddie" and Tina Buker of St. Amant, LA, and Michael Buker of Gonzales, LA; one brother: Harold "Buck" of Prairieville, LA; and a granddaughter: Courtney Mayeux. Preceded by his parents.

BUKER, Elsie M. (Rigney); b: 6Dec1917, Greene Co., KY; d: 18Dec1992, Jacksonville, IL; bu: Diamond Grove Cemetery, Jacksonville; m: Carroll V. Buker on 12Apr1938 in Bowling Green, MO; fa: Wayman Rigney; mo: Nellie Kate Bryant. Husband preceded in death 16Dec1983. Survived by one daughter: Barbara (husband, Dr. Joseph J.) Kozma of Jacksonville; two sons: Larry E. Buker of Ashland and Danny V. Buker of Mobile, Ala.; nine grand and six g-grandchildren. Preceded by three brothers and one sister.

BUKER, Keilan Wayne; b: 31Dec1996, Springfield, IL; d: 31Dec1996, Springfield, IL; bu: Ashland, IL; fa: Adam Wayne Buker; mo: Heather Hull. Survived by his father of Ashland and his mother of Tallula; paternal grandparents: Larry and Rita Buker of Ashland; maternal grandmother: Tina Becker of Tallula; g-grandparents: Phyllis Hull of Springfield, Joanne Richmond of Ashland and Jarrell Correll of Pleasant Plains; g-g-grandmothers: Alice Holmes of Ashland and Vera Bee of Springfield; several aunts, uncles, g-aunts and g-uncles.

BUKER, Nell Rose (Wallbaum); b: 1Aug1916, Alexander, IL; b: 22May1984, Gonzales, LA; bu: Gonzales, LA; m: Cecil Buker in February, 1936 (place not stated); fa: Frederick Wallbaum, Jr.; mo: Catherine Hagan. Husband preceded in death in Sep1976. Survived by two sons: Charles and Harold, both of Gonzales, LA; eight grandchildren; a sister: Barbara Ridder of Alexander; and several nieces and nephews. Preceded by two brothers.

BULL, John J.; b: 8Aug1911, southwest of Franklin, IL; d: 3Sep1986, Jacksonville, IL; bu: Diamond Grove Cemetery, Jacksonville; m: Lela Dowland on 31Dec1940 in Bowling Green, MO; fa: John Bull; mo: Emma Spencer. Survived by his wife; two sons: John Elsworth Bull of Naperville and Larry Richard Bull of Fort Wayne, Indiana; three grandchildren; three sisters: Mary Elliott of Carlinville, Virginia Mason of Dallas, TX, and Pauline Leak of Franklin.

BULL, Kate E. (Austif); b: (date not stated), Waverly, IL; d: 9Apr1991, Springfield, IL; bu: East Cemetery, Waverly, IL; m: Lindell "Red" Bull (date and place not stated); fa: Vern Austif; mo: Neva Eldridge. Resident of Springfield. Survived by her husband; one daughter: Mrs. George (Donna) Hatchett of Springfield; and several nieces and nephews. Preceded by her parents; one sister; and two brothers.

BULL, Lindell S. "Red"; b: 7Feb1912, rural Waverly/Franklin, IL area; d: 12Oct1994, Springfield, IL; bu: East Cemetery, Waverly, IL; m: Kate C. Austif (date and place not stated); fa: Samuel E. Bull; mo: Lulu E. Dugger. Wife preceded in death. Resident of Springfield; formerly of rural Waverly. Survived by one daughter: Mrs. George (Donna) Hatchett of Springfield; two brothers: Irl Bull of Bay St. Louis, Miss., and Samuel Bull of Alton; and several nieces and nephews. Preceded by two brothers: Buell and Millard Bull; and three sisters: Reba Dunn, Eula Elliott and Kathryn Esterlein.

BULL, Myrtle B. (Hetzel); b: (not stated), Franklin, IL; d: 26Jan1989, South Roxana, IL; bu: Wanda Cemetery, South Roxana, IL; m: James S. "Pete" Bull on 15Oct1932 in Jacksonville, IL; fa: Edward Hetzel; mo: Rosa Challans. Husband preceded in death 13Nov1983. Resident of South Roxana, IL Survived by a daughter: Ruth Heretz of South Roxana; a son: Jim Bull of East Alton; six grand and eight g-grandchildren; a brother: Otto Hetzel of Springfield; a sister-in-law: Lucille Cox of Scottville; and several nieces and nephews, one of whom is Geraldine Vieira of Palmyra. Preceded by a daughter: Dorothy Pauline Bull.

BULLARD, Fred M; b: 12Dec1908, Brown Co., IL; d: 20May1982, Rushville, IL; bu: (not stated); m: Mittie Gregg in 1937 (place not stated); fa: Otis Bullard; mo: Ada Scholl. Resident of rural Timewell, IL Survived by his wife; two sons: Stanley Jones of Quincy and Larry Bullard of Timewell; two daughters: Linda Dean of Clayton and Mrs. Wayne (Karis) Ervin of Chapin; a brother: Harry of Timewell; two sisters: Mrs. Edna Bootman of Tucson, AZ, and Mrs. Earl (Erma) Scholl of Tacoma, Wash.; 16 grandchildren and one g-grandchild.

BULLARD, Mittie A. (Gregg); b: 18Sep1908, Taylorville, Miss.; d: 6Feb1990, Quincy, IL; bu: Mt. Sterling, IL; m: Fred M. Bullard on 9Jul1937 (place not stated); fa: William Gregg; mo: Ada Vowell. Husband preceded in death 20May1982. Resident of Timewell Survived by four children: William S. Jones of Muskogee, WI., Larry Bullard of Timewell, Mrs. Linda Davis of Clayton and Mrs. Karis Ervin of Chapin; two brothers: Barney Gregg of Brookhaven, Miss., and Lloyd Gregg of Beardstown; three sisters: Mrs. Leila Holt of Fullerton, CA, Hettie Pridgen and Ruby McWhirt of Harriman, Tenn.; 16 grand and three g-grandchildren. Preceded by four brothers.

BUMGARDNER, Elsie Faye (Munyon) Donovan; b: 5Apr1908, Lake Fork, IL; d: 27Aug1992, Virden, IL; bu: Berlin Cemetery, Berlin, IL; m: 1) Orvel Donovan (date and place not stated); and 2) William Bumgardner in 1972 (place not stated); fa: George Munyon; mo: Ethel Ealey. 1st husband preceded in death in 1969; 2nd in 1981. Resident of New Berlin, IL Survived by one son: Irvin L. Donovan of Palm Springs, CA; one daughter: Jean Lewis of Berlin; several grand and g-grandchildren; one sister: Ferne Pelley of Kenney; and several nieces and nephews. Preceded by one granddaughter; two brothers; and three sisters.

BUMGARDNER, William W.; b: 9Feb1898, Campbellsville, KY; d: 17Oct1981, Auburn, IL; bu: (not stated); m: Mrs. Elsie Faye Donovan on 9Oct1972 in Las Vegas, Nev.; fa: George Robert Bumgardner; mo: Lovey Malissa Heorrel. Resident of New Berlin, IL Survived by his wife; two sons: Carroll Bumgardner of Hesperia, CA; two daughters: Louise Chantell Fossum of Ontario, CA, and Grace Ackley of Portage, Ind.; a step-son: Irvin Donovan of New Berlin; a step-daughter: Jean Lewis of Berlin; a brother: Taylor Bumgardner of Springfield; a sister: Mae Overmeier of Carlsbad, CA; a half-brother: James Bumgardner of Kansas City, MO; several grand and g-grandchildren. Preceded by two children: Robert and Florence.

BUMGARNER, Christine "Tea" (Burch); b: 24Nov1912, Riverton, IL; d: 4Jan1978, Rushville, IL; bu: Mechanicsburg, IL; m: Clifford Bumgarner (date and place not stated); fa: Sylvester Burch; mo: Emma Morgan. Husband preceded in death 21Feb1973. Resident of Dawson, IL Survived by three daughters: Mrs. James (Margie) Dunham of Browning, Mrs. Roger (Betsy) Tanner and Mrs. Hebert (Sandy) Rucker, both of Dawson; one son: Jerry Bumgarner of Concord; 13 grand and four g-grandchildren; five sisters and two brothers: Mrs. Rose Swaringin, Mrs. Mary Martin and Mrs. Lillian Schilling, all of Springfield, Mrs. Henrietta Baugh of Riverton, Mrs. Pearl Eskew of St. Charles, James Burch and George Burch, both of Riverton; and several nieces and nephews.

BUMP, Emma (Wagner); b: 24Apr1891, Brown Co., IL; d: 22Nov1976, Rushville Il.; bu: Mt. Sterling, IL; m: Marcus Bump on 26Oct1924 in Springfield, IL; fa: Henry Wagner; mo: Elizabeth Hendricks. Husband preceded in death in 1968. Resident of Springfield, IL; formerly of Mt. Sterling, IL Survived by a brother: E. N. Hammer of St. George, UT; two sisters: Mrs. Louise Schoonover and Mrs. Frances Shoopman, both of Mt. Sterling; and several nieces and nephews. Preceded by two brothers and three sisters.

BUNCE, Lillie; b: 30May1916, Brown Co., IL; d: 10Aug1978, Beardstown, IL; bu: Beardstown, IL; fa: Lewis Bunce; mo: (not stated). Preceded by her parents; and a sister: Mamie Everhart.

BUNCH, Cleo R. "Nifty"; b: 15Jan1910, Naples, IL; d: 20Sep1996, Springfield, IL; bu: Calvary Cemetery, Springfield, IL; m: Norina Constantino in 1939 (place not stated); fa: Joseph Bunch; mo: Lillie D. Davis. Wife preceded in death 15Nov1983. Survived by one daughter: Norma Jean LeSuer of Springfield; a grandson; two sisters: Mrs. Wanda Dunmire of Meredosia and Helen Buhlig of Bluffs; two brothers: Clarence and Clifford Bunch of Meredosia; and several nieces and nephews. Preceded by one brother and two sisters.

BUNCH, Clifford Spencer; b: 29Jun1900, Scott Co., IL; d: 10Dec1993, Winchester, IL; bu: Rutledge Cemetery, near Winchester, IL; fa: :Joseph Bunch; mo: Nora Martin. Preceded by two brothers: Ted Bunch and Earl Bunch; and a sister: Maudie Bunch.

BUNCH, Donald Harold; b: 16Oct1921, Naples, IL; d: 9Sep1996, Winchester, IL; bu: Hillcrest Cemetery, Bluffs, IL; m: Verna Brockhouse on 9Jun1950 in Bluffs, IL; fa: Otis Bunch; mo: Lillie Brown. Wife preceded in death 30Jun1982. WWII Army vet. Survived by a daughter: Connie (husband Lynn) Kelley of Litchfield; a grandmother; and a sister: Edna Cloninger of Beardstown, formerly of Bluffs. Preceded by a sister: Verna Lucille Bunch.

BUNCH, Earl; b: 14Oct1905, Scott Co., IL; d: 9Jul1983, Jacksonville, IL; bu: Rutledge Cemetery, Scott Co., IL; fa: Joseph Bunch; mo: Nora Martin. Resident of Winchester, IL Survived by one brother: Spencer Bunch of Winchester. Preceded by one brother and one sister.

BUNCH, Herschel Lee; b: 2Jun1911, Scott Co., IL; d: 30Nov1983, Jacksonville, IL; bu: Bloomfield Cemetery, Scott Co., IL; fa: James Bunch; mo: Isabel Filson. Survived by three sisters: Hester I. Bunch of Jacksonville, Inez Hubbert of Alton, and Mrs. Oscar (Joy) Albers of Bluffs. Preceded by a brother.

BUNCH, Hester E. (Cox); b: 15Oct1909, Scott Co., IL; d: 24Aug1992, Jacksonville, IL; bu: Bloomfield Cemetery, Scott Co., IL; m: Russell I. Bunch on 27Feb1929 in Jacksonville, IL; fa: Levi Cox; mo: Alice Howell. Husband preceded in death 2Jun1986. Survived by one son: Francis "Butch" Bunch of Bloomington; one granddaughter: Mrs. Charles (Gail) Smith of Jacksonville; one g-granddaughter; two step-g-grandchildren; one sister-in-law: Norma Cox of Jacksonville; one nieces; and two great-nephews. Preceded by one brother: Floyd E. Cox.

BUNCH, James Lambert; b: 28Sep1909, Coulterville, Ill; d: 15Dec1986, Jacksonville, IL; bu: Diamond Grove Cemetery, Jacksonville; m: Lillian Deatherage on 16Jun1935 (place not stated); fa: Dr. John R. Bunch; mo: Josephine Burnett. Wife preceded in death in Dec, 1984. WWII Army vet. Survived by two brothers: Dr. John R. Bunch of Palm Springs, CA, and Dr. Burnett Bunch of Atlanta, GA; and several nieces and nephews.

BUNCH, Lillian D. (Deatherage); b: 1Dec1910, Waverly, IL; d: 9Dec1984, Springfield, IL; bu: Diamond Grove Cemetery, Jacksonville, IL; m: Dr. James L. Bunch on 16Jun1935 in Jacksonville; fa: Fred E. Deatherage; mo: Mayme Sevier. Resident of Manassas. Survived by her husband; the following brothers and sisters: Mrs. Winifred Hobaker of Mesa, AZ, Wilbur Deatherage of Peoria, Mrs. Marian D. French of Jacksonville, and Fred Deatherage, Jr. of Columbus, Ohio.

BUNCH, Lillie M. (Lawson); b: 19Jul1922, Hillview, Il; d: 9Feb1994, Springfield, IL; bu: Pine Tree Cemetery, Patterson, IL; m: Leroy Bunch on 6Jun1972 in Milton, IL; fa: Fletcher Lawson; mo: Josephine Newingham. Resident of Virden; formerly of Hillview. Survived by her husband; seven sons: Everett Fry and Ronnie Fry, both of West Burlington, , IA, Charles Fry of Belton, TX, Rick Fry of Locust Grove, Okla, Bobby Deskovich of Waverly, Rodney Deskovich and John Deskovich, both of Modesto; four daughters: Beverly Kroeger of Lincoln, Marlene Jeffers of Rockaway Beach, MO, Patricia Gillis of White Hall and Cheryl Deskovich of Kentucky; 36 grand and 15 g-g-grandchildren; three brothers: Otto of Murrayville, Everett of Ft. Lauderdale, FL, and Lloyd Lawson of Bunker Hill; six sisters: Janet Caufield of Ft. Meyers, FL, Virginia Long of Waverly, Lois Angenendt of White Hall, Florence Elliott of Winchester, Nadine Leonard of Brighton and Jeanette Ruyle of Carrollton. Preceded by one son: Danny Fry; one daughter: Roberta Deskovich; and one brother: Fletcher Lawson.

BUNCH, Ruby V.; b: 5Dec1907, near Oxville, IL; d: 31Dec1985, Beardstown, IL; bu: Oxville, IL; m: Zella Dunmire (date and place not stated); fa: Joseph Bunch; mo: Lillie Davis. Resident of Meredosia. Survived by his wife; two daughters: Mrs. George (Shirley) Easley of Chapin and Mrs. Gerald (Marcella) Nortrup of Meredosia; seven grandchildren; five g-grandchildren; three brothers; Cleo of Springfield and Clarence and Clifford, both of Meredosia; two sisters: Wanda Dunmire of Meredosia and Mrs. Lee (Helen) Buhlig of Bluffs. Preceded by one daughter; two sons; and one sister.

BUNCH, Russell I.; b: 3Nov1904, Morgan Co., IL; d: 2Jun1986, Jacksonville, IL; bu: Bloomfield Cemetery, Scott Co., IL; m: Hester E. Cox on 27Feb1929 in Jacksonville, IL; fa: Charles Bunch; mo: Sylvia McGlasson. Survived by his wife; a son: Francis "Butch" Bunch of Decatur; a granddaughter: Hilary McCollum; and two step-great-grandchildren: Jamie and Jason Smith, all of Jacksonville. Preceded by two sisters.

BUNCH, Verna (Brockhouse); b: 29Dec1923, Bluffs, IL; d: 29Jun1982, Springfield, IL; bu: Hillcrest Cemetery, Bluffs, IL; m: Donald Bunch on 9Jun1950 in Bluffs, IL; fa: John Brockhouse; mo: Caroline Frohwitter. Resident of Winchester, IL Survived by her husband; a daughter: Mrs. Lynn (Connie) Kelley of Litchfield; these brothers and sisters: William Brockhouse of Winchester, Margaret Edlen of Bluffs, John R. of rural Winchester, Laura Brockhouse of Ashland, Dwenna Heck of Buffs, Harvey of Bluffs and Wilma Chamberlain of Jacksonville.

BUNDREN, James B.: b; 26Jan1908, Johnson City, IL; d: 28Dec1984, Lincoln, IL; bu: Memorial Lawn Cemetery, Jacksonville, IL; m: Elizabeth Cunningham on 25Sep1931 in Jacksonville, IL; fa: James Boyd Bundren; mo: Edith (surname not stated). Resident of Lincoln, IL; formerly of Jacksonville, IL Survived by a daughter: Nancy Wheelwright of Springfield; a sister: Hazel Burgess of Ft. Lauderdale, FL; and three granddaughters. Preceded by his wife on 10May1981; a brother; and a sister.

BUNDRICK, Mary Lou (McLendon) Brooks; b: 3Nov1918, New Castle, Pa.; d: 12Mar1996, Jacksonville, IL; bu: Oakland Cemetery, Meredosia, IL; m: 1) Elmer E. Brooks on 5Mar1945 in Prattville, Ala.; and 2) George Bundrick on 7Dec1972 (place not stated); fa: James Bishop McLendon; mo: Minnie Louis Smith. 1st husband died in 1950; 2nd ind 1973. Resident of Meredosia, IL Survived by four nephews and one niece. Preceded by three brothers and one sister in childhood.

BUNFILL, Ethel Mae (Herren); b: 18Mar1906, Versailles, IL; d: 6Nov1986, rural Mt. Sterling, IL; bu: Hersman, IL; m: Ray Bunfill on 1Mar1925 in Schuyler Co., IL; fa: Milton Calvin Herren; mo: Harriet Elizabeth Whited. Survived by her husband; two sons: Lozell Bunfill of rural Mt. Sterling and Gordon Bunfill of Marion, Ind.; two daughters: Grace Mae Bradbury of Freeport and Helen Mills of Denver, CO; three sisters: Ruby Ralston of Burlington, , IA, Lois Herren of Riverside, CA, and Marjorie Reathaford of Brownsville, TX; 15 grand and 17 g-grandchildren. Preceded by five brothers and one sister.

BUNFILL, Thomas Ray; b: 26Mar1902, Cooperstown, IL; d: 10Aug1991, Rushville, IL; bu: Hersman, IL; m: Ethel Mae Herren on 1Mar1925 in Schuyler Co. Il.; fa: William Jeremiah Bunfill; mo: Helen Olivia Chute. Wife preceded in death 6Nov1986. Resident of rural Mt. Sterling, IL Survived by two sons: Lozell Bunfill of Mt. Sterling and Gordon Bunfill of Marion, Ind.; two daughters: Grace Mae Bradbury of Freeport and Helen Mills of Grand Junction, CO; 14 grand and 18 g-grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews. Preceded by two brothers: Fred and Frank Bunfill; five sisters: Hattie Colclasure, Grace Smith, Mabel Sorrells, Rosa Lisenbee and Margaret Kennedy; and one grandson.

BUNN, Joan (Carlson); b: 1Aug1936, Alpha, IL; d: 14Nov1990, Pittsfield, IL; bu: Nebo, IL; m: Clark Bunn on 7Aug1980 at Las Vegas, Nev.; fa: R. Wesley Carlson; mo: Verla Woolums. Resident of Nebo. Survived by her husband; one son: Jamie Andrew Bunn; five sisters: Mrs. Donald (Joyce) Krans of Lafayette, Mrs. Wyman (Rosemary) Lockwood of Maquon, Mrs. Wayne (Lola) Mohr of Galesburg, Mrs. Virgil (Lois) Pratt of Altona and Mrs. Dean (Sarah) Yelm of Princeton; nine nephews and five nieces. Preceded by one sister.

BUNN, Ruth (Kemener); b:18Aug1899, Pike Co., IL; d: 8Jan1992, Petersburg, IL; bu: West Cemetery, Pittsfield, IL; m: John Bunn on 23Sep1923 in Goshen Co., Wyoming; fa: Charles Kemener; mo: Edna Burbridge. Husband preceded in death I 1960. Resident of rural Pittsfield, IL Survived by a son: Jack of Idlwyld Park, OR; a daughter: Barbara Lemons of Pittsfield; four grand, three g-grand and four g-g-grandchildren.

BUNTING, J. D.; b: 22Mar1903, Brookport, IL; d: 11Sep1992, Jacksonville, IL; bu: Graceland Cemetery, Albion, IL; m: Margaret R. Stanhope on 20Mar1932 in Albion, IL; fa: Oscar A. Bunting; mo: Clara Sims. Survived by his wife; a son: James M. Bunting of Half Moon Bay, CA; and a daughter: Mrs. Vernon (Carolyn) Lindell of Jacksonville; five grandchildren; one brother: Emil Bunting of Albion; and one sister: Kate Schaffer of Whitewater, WI. Preceded by eight brothers and one sister.

BUNTING, Lewis Alfred; b: 23Apr1895, Albion Il.; d: 4Mar1978, Hillview, IL; bu: Pine Tree Cemetery, Patterson, IL; m: Nellie Kendrick (date and place not stated); fa: Edgar S. Bunting; mo: Armilda Brock. Wife preceded in death 25Nov1961. Survived by the following children: Cleo Bunting of White Hall, Mrs. Fred (Lorraine) Powell of Hillview, Mrs. Neva Brasel of Springfield, Mrs. Farrell (Rosalie) Bigham of Hillview, Carl Bunting of Godfrey, Mrs. Harold (Vera Lou) King of Roodhouse and Mrs. Charles (Donna) Arnold of White Hall; 19 grand and 26 g-grandchildren; one g-g-grandchild; and two sisters: Mrs. Eliza Reid of Urbana and Mrs. Olive Demoulin of East St. Louis. Preceded by one son; two sisters; and four brothers.

BUNTING, Melvin L.; b: 17Jun1946, Alton, IL; d: 30Jun1991, Rosewood Hts., IL; bu: Roselawn Memory Gardens, Bethalto, IL; m: Kathleen S. Foster on 22Dec1973 in Alton, IL; fa: Cleo Bunting; mo: Wanda Thompson. Survived by his wife; one son: Christopher Bunting, at home; two daughters: Lauren Bunting, at home, and Lisa Simmons of Statesville, GA; one grandchild; and one brother: Dennis Bunting of Statesville, GA

BUNTING, Wanda (Thompson); b: (not stated); d: 4Mar1995, Statesboro, GA; bu: White Hall, IL; m: Cleo Bunting on 5Jul1939 (place not stated); fa & mo: (not stated). Resident of Statesboro, GA, since October, 1994; formerly of White Hall, IL Survived by her husband of White Hall; one son: Dennis Bunting of Statesboro, GA; one daughter-in-law: Kathy Bunting of East Alton; four grand and two g-grandchildren; one sister: Lola Parton of Jacksonville; and one brother: Morris Thompson of Pekin. Preceded by one son: Melvin Lewis Bunting.

BURBANK, Mary J. (Hornbeek); b: 28Jun1904, near Winchester, IL; d: 22Dec1987, Federal Way, WA; bu: Highland Cemetery, Minneapolis, Kansas; m: Dr. J. Y. Burbank (date and place not stated); fa: B. Luther Hornbeek; mo: Emma Glossip. Husband preceded in death. A former resident of Winchester. Survived by a daughter: Emmalou Lyle of Tacoma, Wash.; four grandchildren: Lisa Lyle Weeks of Kent, Wash., Mary Elaine Lyle and Betty Lyle of Tacoma, Wash., and Janet Lule Vessart of Dayton, Ohio; and several nieces and nephews in the Scott county area. Preceded by two brothers: Burl L. and Russell Hornbeek; and a sister: Cecile Duncan.

BURBRIDGE, Alinda A.; b: 7Sep1963, Pittsfield, IL; d: 21May1983, Quincy, IL; bu: West Cemetery Pittsfield, IL; fa: Steven Burbridge; mo: Rosaline Baer. (Died as a result of a one-car accident, approximately four miles north of the Pittsfield-New Salem blacktop.) Survived by her father of Riverside, CA; her mother and step-father: Donald and Rosalind Anstedt of Baylis; her maternal grandparents: Mr. & Mrs. James H. Baer of Peoria; a paternal grandmother: Mrs. June Burbridge of Pittsfield; maternal great-grandfather: James A. Baer of Secor, IL; and a step-paternal grandfather: Louis Anstedt of Baylis; two brothers: Chris ad Jamie Burbridge; a step-brother: Pat Anstedt; and a step-sister: Megan Anstedt, all at home.

BURBRIDGE, Florence E. (Lawson); b: 28Apr1897, Hillview, IL; d: 7Jul1976, Jacksonville, IL; bu: Pine Tree Cemetery, near Patterson, IL; m: Walter S. Burbridge on 11Oct1913 in Bowling Green, MO; fa: Robert Lawson; mo: Hulda Draper. Husband preceded in death 1May1963. Resident of Hillview, IL Survived by a daughter: Mrs. Ester Dyer of Hillview; 13 grand and 20 g-grandchildren; one g-g-grandchild; one sister: Mrs. Edith Cox of White Hall. Preceded by two daughters: one son; three brothers; and three grandchildren.

BURBRIDGE, Irvin "Irv"; b: 31Mar1916, Pittsfield, IL; d: 7Feb1994, Springfield, IL; bu: West Cemetery, Pittsfield, IL; m: Helen Anderson on 10Dec1939 in Davenport, , IA; fa: Floyd Burbridge; mo: Sadie Klemme. Resident of Pittsfield. Survived by his wife; three brothers: Lyndle and Floyd, Jr., both of Pittsfield, and Truman Burbridge of Albuquerque, N.M.; and several nieces and nephews. Preceded by one brother: Gene.

BURBRIDGE, Lyndle T.; b: 11Apr1907, Pike Co., IL; d: 22Feb1995, Pittsfield, IL; bu: West Cemetery, Pittsfield, IL; m: Maude Galloway on 17Jul1937 in Missouri; fa: Floyd Burbridge; mo: Sadie Klemme. WWII Army vet. Survived by his wife; two brothers: Floyd, Jr. of Pittsfield and Truman Burbridge of Albuquerque, N.M.; and several nieces and nephews. Preceded by two brothers: Irvin and Gene Burbridge.

BURBRIDGE, Rosalee (Clark); b: 26Nov1889, WA Co., Mississippi; d: 4Apr1977, Jacksonville, IL; bu: Diamond Grove Cemetery, Jacksonville, IL; m: Nimrod Burbridge in 1919 at Gary, Indiana; fa: William Clark; mo: Laura (surname not stated). Husband preceded in death in 1967. Preceded in death by five brothers and eight sisters.

BURBRIDGE, Sadie E. (Klemme); b: 28Feb1888, Pike Co., IL; d: 9Aug1977, Quincy, IL; bu: West Cemetery, Pittsfield, IL; m: Floyd Burbridge on 22Apr1906 in Pittsfield, IL; fa: Charlie Klemme; mo: Paulina Baugh. Husband preceded in death in 1958. A former resident of Pittsfield. Survived by four sons: Lyndle, Irvin and Junior, all of Pittsfield, and Truman of Albuquerque, N.M.; 10 grand and 15 g-grandchildren.

BURBRIDGE, Virgil V.; b: 9Dec1892, Pike Co., IL; d: 5Mar1976, Pittsfield, IL; bu: West Cemetery, Pittsfield, IL; m: (not stated); fa: Jesse Burbridge; mo: Rebecca Wilson. Survived by these children: Maxine Wapulator of Philadelphia, Pa., Lorena Lubker of Walnut Creek, CA, and Bernice Esser of Grayslake, IL; five grandchildren and one g-grandchild; these step-children: Edna McAllister of Barry and Kenneth L. Medaris, , IA; four step-grandchildren; sisters: Mrs. Forbie Lippincott and Mrs. June Witherow, both of Pittsfield, Mrs. Eva Erwin of Springfield, and Mrs. Flossie Collin of Indiana.

BURCH, Charles; b: (not stated); d: 29Apr1976, Champaign, IL; bu: Urbana, IL; m: Virginia Garrison (of White Hall, IL) (date and place not stated); fa & mo: (not stated). A former teacher in the Concord and Meredosia area; was about 68 years of age at death.) Survived by his wife; four daughters: Betty Mollenbach of San Diego, CA, Joan Sharp of Northbrook, Mary Williams of Farmer City and Carolyn Trigger of Champaign; and one sister living in California.

BURCH, John O.; b: 21Jan1908, Franklin, IL; d: 30May1993, Jacksonville, IL; bu: Franklin, IL; m: Corinne Burnett on 22Oct1942 in Waverly, IL; fa: Fred Burch; mo: Jennie Wright. WWII Army vet. Survived by his wife. Preceded by his only brother: Fred James Burch.

BURCH, V. L. "Bill"; b: 28Jan1912, Waverly, IL; d: 7Dec1984, Palmyra, IL; bu: Oak Hill Cemetery; m: Doris Read on 8Aug1935 in Nevada, MO; fa: Ellsworth Burch; mo: Lily Braswell. Resident of Palmyra, IL Survived by his wife; three daughters: Mrs. Jack (Doris) Dunn and Mrs. Paul (Norma) Rothe, both of Girard, and Mrs. Jean Hood of Watsonville, CA; 15 grand and 10 g-grandchildren; two brothers: Oliver Burch of Amoret, MO, and Dale Burch of Amsterdam, MO; and four sisters: Lucile Meinen of Kansas City, MO, Frances Mears of Slidell, LA, Eleanor Eaton of Topeka, MO, and Wilma McGuire of Butler, MO

BURCKHARTT, Glenn (Ruyle) Kerstein; b: 4Feb1906, Scottville, IL; d: 29Mar1987, Carrollton, IL; bu: Hettick Cemetery, Scottville, IL; m: 1) Karl Kerstein (date and place not stated); and 2) A. Miller Burckhartt on 21Aug1981 in Virden, IL; a: William Ruyle; mo: Lulu Johnson. 1st husband preceded in death in 1966. Survived by her husband; one daughter-in-law: Mrs. Sue Kerstein of Springfield; one grandson: Dr. Karl Kerstein of Springfield; and one g-grandson. Preceded by one son: Karl Kerstein.

BURDICK, Berniece Gertrude (Fusselman); b: 17Oct1914, Plainville, IL; d: 28May1994, Quincy, IL; bu: Park Lawn Cemetery, Barry, IL; m: Alvin Burdick on 11Feb1933 (place not stated); fa: Troy Fusselman; mo: Minnie Askew. Husband preceded in death. Resident of New Salem; formerly of Barry. Survived by three sisters: Isabell McCarty of Knox City, MO, Edna Curtis of Lewisville, TX, and Florence Cawthon of Griggsville; and one brother: Robert Fusselman of Baylis. Preceded by one infant daughter; two brothers; and two sisters.

BURDICK, Ellsworth; b: 12Feb1922, Pike Co., IL;d: 30Jan1985, Columbia, MO; bu: Park Lawn Cemetery, Barry, IL; m: Margaret Johnston on 10Nov1945 (place not stated); fa: Virgil Burdick; mo: Flora Stumborg. Wife preceded in death in 1980. Resident of Barry, IL Vet. Survived by a son: Richard of Center, MO; a daughter: Mary Robinson of Pleasant Hill; a brother: Loraine Burdick of Blue Grass, Ia.; and 13 grandchildren. Preceded by a son.

BURDICK, James R.; b: 10Aug1916, Illinois; d: 18Mar1993, Las Vegas, Nev.; bu: Southern Nevada Veterans Cemetery, Boulder City, Nev.; m: Doris L. (surname and date/place of marriage not stated); fa & mo: (not stated). Resident of Las Vegas; formerly of Jacksonville, IL Air Force vet. Survived by his wife of Las Vegas; a son: Army Lt. Col. James R. Burdick, Jr. of Ft. McClellan, Ala.; a daughter: Margaret Louise Thompson of Woodstock, Va.; a niece: six grandchildren and two g-grandchildren.

BURGDORFF, Diane Marie; b: 24Feb1963, Pittsfield, IL; d: 1May1979, Jacksonville, IL; bu: Ebenezer Cemetery, Jacksonville, IL; fa: Richard E. Burgdorff; mo: Sharon Garner. Survived by her parents; three sisters: Mrs. Mark (Anita K.) Chaplin of Pittsfield, Marcia Faith and Darla Jeanne, both at home; a nephew: Dustin Levi Chaplin of Pittsfield; and paternal grandmother: Clara Gully of Barry.

BURGDORFF, Richard Eugene; b: 24Mar1934, Barry, IL; d: 17Sep1992, Hannibal, MO; bu: Ebenezer Cemetery, Jacksonville, IL; m: Sharon Rose Garner on 18Oct1958, Rockport, IL; fa: Eugene Burgdorff; mo: Clara Yelton. Resident of rural Barry, IL. Army vet. Survived by his mother: his wife; four children: Mrs. Joe (Anita) Martinez of Jacksonville, Mrs. Robert (Marcia) Ryan of Barry, Mrs. Michael (Darla) Owens of Little Rock, Ark., and Alice Lynn Burgdorff, at home; four grandchildren; four step-brothers: Lloyd Gully of Barry, Leo Gully of Westmont, William Gully of Quincy and Joseph E. Gully of Barry; and one step-sister: Leona Howard of New Canton. Preceded by his father; his step-father: Joseph R. Gully; a daughter: Diane Marie Burgdorff; a sister: Judith Ann Burgdorff Smith; and a step-brother: Leslie E. Gully.

BURGE, Esther (Sheppard); b: (not stated), Roodhouse, IL; d: 6Jul1979, Winter Haven, FL; bu: Florida; m: James Burge (date and place not stated). Survived by her husband; and one son: David Richard of Cleveland, Ohio; and several grandchildren.

BURGE, Gladys (Stewart) Farmer; b: 31Aug1904, Sinclair, IL; d: 22Feb1993, Springfield, IL; bu: Berea Cemetery, south of Ashland, IL; m: 1) Henry Farmer in 1926; and 2) James Burge in 1984 (place not stated); fa: Robert Stewart; mo: Pearl Ogle. 1st husband preceded in death in 1933. Resident of Springfield; formerly of Ashland. Survived by her husband; a son: John Farmer of Springfield; three daughters: Mildred Dugger of Springfield, Mrs. Darrel (Rene) Strubbe of Jacksonville and Mrs. Roland (Frances) Lange of Tallula; a step-son: David Burge of Cleveland, Ohio; a daughter-in-law: Barbara Farmer of Springfield; 20 grand and 19 g-grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews. Preceded by a son: Raymond Farmer; and a brother: Roy Stewart.

BURGE, Helen (Deaton) Moody; b: 24May1904, Morgan Co., IL; d: 25Feb1982, Jacksonville, IL; bu: Ebenezer Cemetery; m: 1) Elmer Moody (date and place not stated); and 2) Harold M. Burge on 10Dec1977 (place not stated); fa: Edward Deaton; mo: Tenny Baxter. 1st husband preceded in death 1Jul1963. Survived by her husband; one son: Roger McCoy Burge of O'Fallon; and one foster son: Charles Spencer of Long Beach, CA; two grandchildren; and the following brothers and sisters: Edward E. Deaton of Jacksonville, Margaret Griffith of Harvey, Dorothy Korty of Bluffs, Robert Deaton of Battle Creek, MI, and Betty Cash of Port Charlotte, FL; with several nieces and nephews.

BURGE, Mildred (Martin) Duckett; b: 26Jul1911, Jacksonville, IL; d: 4Apr1983, Winter Haven, FL; bu: Winter Haven, FL; m: 1) (first name not stated) Duckett; and 2) James C. Burge (dates and place not stated); fa: George H. Martin; mo: Grace Cobb Martin. Formerly of Jacksonville and Chapin, IL Survived by her husband, James C. Burge; her daughters: Wanda Conklin of Felda, Fla, Molly Mack of Winter Haven, and Donna Frantz of Miami Springs, FL; and a step-son: David Burge; several grand and g-grandchildren; a brother: Bert Martin of Chapin; and two sisters: Catherine Lovell of Springfield and Virginia Blix of Chicago. Preceded in death by three sisters.

BURGER, Carolyn (Knudsen); b: 7Dec1924, Pleasant Plains, IL; d: 12Dec1979, Springfield, IL; bu: Berlin, IL; m: Joseph John Burger, Jr. on 27Aug1949 in Springfield, IL; fa: Laurence M. Knudsen; mo: Marjorie Colburn. Husband preceded in death 16Jul1967. Resident of Loami, IL Survived by two daughters: Nancy K. Knudsen of Loami and Jan L. Kunz of New Berlin; three sons: James A. of Springfield and Chris J. and William M., both at home; two step-sons: Joseph J. of Springfield and Vernon L. of New Berlin; a grandson; five step-g-grandchildren; and a brother: Laurence C. Knudsen of Springfield. Preceded by a son: John David; and a brother: Byron.

BURGER, Charles A. "Chuck"; b: 19Aug1921, rural Berlin, IL; d: 3Feb1996, Jacksonville, IL; bu: Diamond Grove Cemetery, Jacksonville, IL; m: Delmo Merriman on 12Jan1947 in Springfield, IL; fa: Charles W. Burger; mo: Eunice Sneeringer. WWII Navy vet. Survived by his wife; one daughter: Mrs. Bruce (Ginger) Ruyle of New Berlin; three grandchildren; and two brothers: Lawrence W. Burger of Oconee and Walter E. Burger of Naples, FL

BURGER, Eunice M. (Sneeringer); b: 17Sep1899, Bunker Hill, IL; d: 7Jan1991, Jacksonville, IL; bu: St. Mary's Cemetery, New Berlin, IL; m: Charles W. Burger on 14Sep1920 in Davenport, , IA; fa: Augustus Sneeringer; mo: Celia Lawrence. Husband preceded in death in 1970. Resident of Jacksonville; formerly of New Berlin, IL Survived by three sons: Charles A. of Jacksonville, Lawrence W. of Oconee and Walter E. of Naples, FL; five grand and five g-grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews. Preceded by two brothers: Charles and Hugh; and one sister: Kathryn Mullink.

BURGER, Gerald; b: 11May1928, Rockbridge, IL; d: 30Sep1994, Jacksonville, IL; bu: Carrollton, IL; m: Esther Baker on 4Oct1947 in Carrollton, IL; fa: Lloyd Burger; mo: Helen Ryan. Resident of Carrollton, IL Survived by his wife; three daughters: Shirley Ratliff of Carrollton, Mrs. John (Brenda) Goodsell of Roodhouse and Mrs. Don (Bonna) Bartz of Jacksonville; two sons: Kevin Burger of White Hall and Mike Burger of Nortonville; his mother: Helen Burger of Jerseyville; eight grand and two g-grandchildren; a sister: Bernice Kessinger of Waverly; and two brothers: Dwight Burger of Wayne City and Willard Burger of Arkansas. Preceded by his father and an infant son.

BURGER, Leo N.; b: (date not stated), Springfield, IL; d: 24Jul1981, Stow, Ohio; bu: (not stated); m: Brenda Smith (of Virginia, IL) (date and place not stated); fa: Leo G. Burger; mo: Stella Barnosky. Was 40 years of age at time of death. Survived by his wife; two daughters: Angela and Julie; and one son: Kevin, all at home; his parents; several aunts, uncles and cousins. Preceded by a brother.

BURGER, LeRuth (White); b: 7Aug1925, Macoupin Co., IL; d: 15Nov1982, Carrollton, IL; bu: Oak Wood Cemetery, Greenfield, IL; m: James Russell Burger on 23Feb1946 in Carlinville, IL; fa: Amos White; mo: Florence Dudderar. Resident of Greenfield. Survived by her husband; two daughters: Russellene Burbridge and Sharon White, both of Greenfield; a grandson; and a sister: Alta Burton of Palmyra. Preceded by two brothers.

BURGER, Lillian M.; b: 16Apr1906, Carlinville, IL; d: 28Feb1987, Springfield, IL; bu: New Calvary Cemetery, Carlinville, IL; fa: John Burger; mo: Amelia Ebel. Resident of New Berlin, IL Survived by one brother: Leo of Springfield; two sisters: Mrs. John (Cecelia) Cavanaugh of Springfield and Mrs. Harry (Agnes) Newton of Litchfield; several nieces, nephews and cousins. Preceded by three brothers and one sister.

BURGER, Lloyd Dean; b: 30Mar1901, Rockbridge, IL; d: 25May1993, Jerseyville, IL; bu: Carrollton, IL; m: Helen Ryan on 22Sep1926 in Jerseyville, IL; fa: James Burger; mo; Minnie Coonrod. Resident of Rockbridge. Survived by his wife; three sons: Gerald of Carrollton, Dwight of Wayne City and William Glenn of Gassville, Ark.; one daughter: Mrs. Darrel (Bernice) Kessinger of Waverly; 13 grand, 28 g-grand and three g-g-grandchildren; one brother: Russell of Greenfield; and three sisters: Anna Pruitt of Greenfield, Edna Coryell of Alton and Mabel Ryan of Carrollton. Preceded by one grandson, four brothers, and four sisters.

BURGER, Rennah Louise (Evans); b: 18Sep1940, Winchester, IL; d: 6Mar1981, Richmond Hts., MO; bu: Noble Cemetery, Otterville, IL; m: Sam Burger on 12Jul1958 in Carlinville Il.; fa: Ralph Evans; mo: Catherine (surname not stated). Resident of Jerseyville, IL Survived by her husband; a daughter: Regina, at home; a brother: Victor Evans of Winchester; and five sisters: Virginia Ehlert, Jauniece Zundell and Brenda Gregory, all of Winchester, Arlen Brown of Cottage Hills, and Kathy Nix of Carlinville.

BURGET, Carl; b: 5Aug1901, Menard Co., IL; d: 19Oct1981, Beardstown, IL; bu: Beardstown, IL; m: Viola Spoons on 29Jul1930 in Virginia, IL; fa: Thomas Burget; mo: Evelyn Cohee. Survived by his wife; four sons: Tom, Jerry, and Bob, all of Beardstown, and Jim of Metropolis; two daughters: Blanche Long and Dorothy Riggall, both of Florida; 16 great and seven g-grandchildren; and a brother: Raymond of Beardstown. Preceded by a brother and a son.

BURGHARDT, Jessie (Allen); b: 3May1900, Jacksonville, IL; d: 11Jan1982, Carrollton, IL; bu: (not stated); m: Charles Harlow Burghardt in Jacksonville, IL (date not stated); fa: Thomas Allen; mo: Mary (surname not stated). Husband preceded in death 1Apr1941. Survived by a daughter: Cora Charlotte Douglas of Oakland, CA; a son: Charles Allen Burghardt of Wahiawa, Oahu, Hawaii; six grandchildren; and one g-grandson.

BURGHARDT, Martha V. (Bolling); b: (not stated); d: 7Jan1978, Virginia; bu: (not stated); m: William Claude Burghardt (date and place not stated); fa & mo: (not stated). A former resident of Greenfield, IL; moved east in 1946 following the death of her husband. Survived by a son: Franklin Burghardt of Lanham, MD; two grand and two g-grandchildren; and the brothers: Dr. Sherman Bolling of Washington, D.C. and Robert Bolling of Farmville, Va.

BURGHARDT, William Franklin; b: 4Feb1912, Greenfield, IL; d: 8Aug1981, Lanham, MD; bu: Oak Wood Cemetery, Greenfield, IL; m: Dr. Ida Stevens (date and place not stated); fa: William Claude Burghardt; mo: Mary Sanders. Survived by his wife; a daughter: Mrs. John P. (Claudia) Morgan of New York, N.Y.; a stepson: Walter Stevens III of Alexandria, Va.; and three grandchildren.

BURGMAN, Mary Elizabeth (Bancroft); b: 8Aug1922, Jacksonville, IL; d: 4Oct1981, Lebanon, Indiana; bu: Lebanon, Indiana; m: Arthur Hale Burgman on 18May1946 in Jacksonville, IL; fa: Horace H. Bancroft; mo: Abigail King. A former resident of Jacksonville. Survived by her husband; two children: Richard Hale Burgman of Lebanon and Mrs. Dennis (Barbara) Belt of Indianapolis, Ind.; two grandchildren; one brother: Dick Bancroft of Laguna Beach, CA; and one sister: Louise Bancroft of Jacksonville. Preceded by one sister.

BURGNER, Hazel E. (Stauffer); b: 5Apr1896, Baylis, IL; d: 1Apr1977, Baylis, IL; bu: Baylis, IL; m: Swany M. Burgner on 28Dec1923 in Perry, IL; fa: George E. Stauffer, Jr.; mo: Elizabeth Burch. Husband preceded in death in May, 1953. Survived by a daughter: Mrs. William (Betty) Wilson of Agawam, MA; two grand and four g-grandchildren; and a brother: G. M. "Jack" Stauffer of Virginia.

BURK, Bernard: b: 28Jun1925, Brighton, IL; d: 16Jan1994, Springfield, IL; bu: Mayfield Memorial Park, Carlinville, IL; m: Wanda Stewart on 16Jun1946 in Bethalto, IL; fa: John Burk; mo: Lillie Kruse. Resident of Hettick, IL Survived by his wife; two sons: Mike Burk of Hettick and Don Burk of Palmyra; two daughters: Mrs. Jerry (Joan) Michaels and Mrs. Scott (Jeanne) Burke, both of Carlinville; a sister: Mrs. Keith (Gerrie) Huff of Bethalto; a brother: John Burk of Edwardsville; four grandchildren; two aunts; and several nieces, nephews and cousins. Preceded by a sister: Darlene Woolverton.

BURKE, Arnold W., Sr.; b: 14Sep1905, White Cloud, MI; d: 17Aug1992, Jacksonville, IL; bu: Diamond Grove Cemetery, Jacksonville, IL; m: Evelyn Trimmier on 7Jan1927 in Ft. Worth, TX; fa: Emil Burke; mo: Hilma Stone. Survived by his wife; one son: Arnold W. Burke, Jr. of Carlsbad, N.M.; one grandson; one granddaughter; two brothers: Carl Burke of Livonia, MI, and Paul Burke of Muskegon, MI; and one sister: Mrs. Ruth Warren of Lansing, MI Preceded by three sisters and two brothers.

BURKE, Emma Lee (Williams); b; 17Jul1905, Pike Co., IL; d: 25Dec1986, Springfield, IL; bu: Woodland Cemetery, Woodland, IL; m: Loren Gerald Burke on 13Dec1922 in Baylis, IL; fa: Charles Williams; mo: Fannie Triplett. Husband preceded in death 1Mar1982. Resident of rural Griggsville, IL Survived by three daughters: Mrs. Richard (Mary L.) Hannant of Griggsville, Mrs. Grover (Maxine) Wilhoit of Quincy, and Mrs. Kenneth (Carolyn) Dowling of Perry; 13 grand and 18 g-grandchildren; and numerous nieces and nephews. Preceded by one daughter: Mrs. Phyllis McGrew; three sisters; two brothers; and three g-grandchildren.

BURKE, Gerald; b: 6May1904, Pike Co., IL; d: 1Mar1982, Mt. Sterling, IL; bu: Woodland, IL; m: Emma Williams on 13Dec1922 in Baylis, IL; fa: Arthur Burke; mo: Gladys Six. Resident of Griggsville, IL Survived by his wife; three daughters: Mrs. Richard (Mary) Hannant and Mrs. Kenneth (Carolyn) Dowling, both of Perry, and Mrs. Grover (Maxine) Wilhoit of Quincy; 13 grand and eight g-grandchildren; and a sister: Mrs. Alene Akin of Abingdon.

BURKE, Margaret (Brady); b: (date not stated), Jacksonville, IL; d: 22Jul1984, Springfield, IL; bu: Calvary Cemetery, Jacksonville, IL; m: Dr. Robert C. Burke in June, 1931 at Centralia, IL; fa: James L. Brady; mo: Johanna O'Brien. Husband preceded in death 25Dec1951. Resident of Jacksonville. Survived by a sister: Mrs. Fred A. (Helen) Cain of Jacksonville; a brother: Edward J. Brady of Boynton Beach, FL; and one nephew: James S. Brady, President Reagan's Press Secretary, of Arlington, Va. Preceded by a sister and a brother.

BURKEY, Eleanor S. (Hammerle); b: 14Mar1917, Walnut, IL; d: 9Sep1992, Waverly, IL; bu: Red Oak Cemetery, Walnut, IL; m: Milton E. Burkey on 21Sep1935 in Walnut, IL; fa: John Hammerle; mo: Bessie Hackett. Husband preceded in death. Resident of Freeport, IL Survived by four daughters: Mrs. Lane (Virginia) McMillion of Sycamore, Mrs. James (Jacquelyn) Buse of Augusta, WI., Mrs. Henry (Elizabeth) Rosenberger of Waverly, and Mrs. Lyle (Priscilla) Freeze of Leaf River; 14 grand, 2 step-grand, 16 g-grand and seven g-step-grandchildren. Preceded by one son, one brother and two sisters.

BURKEY, George Robert; b: 30Jul1924, Mt. Sterling, IL; d: 19Dec1984, Mt. Sterling, IL; bu: Catholic Cemetery, Mt. Sterling, IL; m: Josephine Roberts on 5Oct1946 in Mt. Sterling, IL; fa: Walter T. Burkey; mo: Lelia Mae Jones. Survived by his wife; his mother, Mrs. Lelia Burkey; two daughters: Mrs. Sandra Householder of Bellview, Wash., and Mrs. Rose Morrison of Great Lakes; two sons: Sgt. Michael Burkey of Ft. Lewis, Wash., and Dr. William Burkey of Springfield; seven grandchildren; and one brother: Richard Burkey of Mt. Sterling. Preceded by his father and two brothers.

BURKEY, Joseph Taylor; b: 23Mar1983, Fort Lewis, WA; d: 21Sep1985, Springfield, IL; bu: Catholic Cemetery, Mt. Sterling, IL; fa: Michael Allen Burkey; mo: Nora Hilst. Resident of Mt. Sterling. Survived by his father of Mt. Sterling; his mother of Syracuse, N.Y.; one brother: Michael Allen Burkey, Jr. of Mt. Sterling; grandparents: Mrs. Josephine Burkey of Mt. Sterling, Lincoln John Hilst of Oroville, CA, and Lenora Hood of Salem, MO; great-grandparents: Mrs. Lelia Burkey of Mt. Sterling, Leonard Roberts of Versailles, Lincoln and Ruth Hilst of Mt. Sterling, and Edna Still of Quincy.

BIRKEY, Lelia (Jones); b: 7Jun1901, Arenzville, IL; d: 28Dec1989, Rushville, IL; bu: Hersman Cemetery, Mt. Sterling, IL; m: Walter T. Burkey on 23Oct1920 in Mt. Sterling Il.; fa: Robert P. Jones; mo: Sophia McLaughlin. Husband preceded in death. Survived by a son: Richard of Mt. Sterling; five grand and eight g-grandchildren. Preceded by two sons: George and Glenn; seven brother, a sister and a great-grandson.

BURKEY, Richard A.; b: 5Sep1932, Mt. Sterling, IL; d: 2Apr1996, Rushville, IL; bu: Catholic Cemetery, Mt. Sterling, IL; m: Patricia Ann Ashbaker on 13Jun1959 in Mt. Sterling; fa: Walter T. Burkey; mo: Lelia Mae Jones. Resident of Mt. Sterling. Army vet. Survived by his wife; and several nieces and nephews. Preceded by three brothers: George, Glen and one brother in infancy.

BURKHARDT, Arthur A., Jr.; b: 24Nov1909, Sorento, IL; d: 8Apr1989, Springfield, IL; bu: Beardstown, IL; m: Kyra Bissell on 9Apr1981 in Pittsburg, CA; fa: Arthur A. Burkhardt, Sr.; mo: Agnes Curtis. Resident of Beardstown. WWII vet. Survived by his wife; two daughters: Dr. Karen Burkhardt of Arvada, CO, and Rena Burkhardt of Antioch, CA; a son: Wayne Burkhardt of Pickney, MI; two grandchildren; and an aunt. (All children are by a former marriage) Preceded by a sister: Milder Vandergriff.

BURKHART, Helen Louise "Sue" (Wear); b: 3Feb1944, Carrollton, IL; d: 20Apr1991, Brenham, TX; bu: Pine Tree Cemetery, near Patterson, IL; m: C. James Burkhart on 20Aug1966 in Hillview, IL; fa: William Vernon Wear; mo: Barbara Garrett. A former resident of Hillview, IL Survived by her husband; a son: Jeffrey D. Burkhart of Brenham, TX; a sister: Lou Ella Page of Hillview; and a brother: Robert Wear of Hillview. Preceded by a brother: George William Wear.

BURKHARDT, Juanita M. (Dilley); b: 16Apr1889, Kinderhook, IL; d: 17Apr1983, Barry, IL; fa: Sunnyside Cemetery, Sorento, IL; m: Albert Burkhardt on 23Mar1913 in Barry, IL; fa: Jasper Dilley; mo: Viola (surname not stated). Husband died in 1921. Survived are two sons: Albert of Mesa, AZ, and Elmo of San Mateo, CA; five grandchildren and one g-grandchild. Preceded by one son: Harold.

BURKHARDT, Kyra (Pitt) Bissell; b: 18 May 1911, Beardstown, IL; d: 14 Dec 1989, Springfield, IL; bu: Beardstown, IL; m: 1) H. Elroy Bissell (date and place not stated); and 2) Arthur A. Burkhardt on 19Apr1981 in Pittsburg, CA; fa: john C. Pitt; mo: Lydia Hults. 1st husband died 22Jan1971; 2nd died 8Apr1989. Resident of rural Beardstown, IL Survived by four nieces: Mrs. Robert (Kyra) Shair of Champaign, Mrs. Davis (Margaret) Mejia of Littleton, CO, Mrs. Rick (Marilyn) Wagner of Lowell, Ind., and Mrs. Wayne (Joan) Maas of Missouri; a nephew: John Pitt of Valparaiso, Ind.; and several great-nieces and nephews. Preceded by her parents; a sister: Audrey; and a brother: Wallace.

BURKHART, Lola Virginia (Hanna); b: 22Oct1895, Kentucky; d: 16Feb1979, Berwyn, IL; bu: Park Lawn Cemetery, Barry, IL; m: Roy E. Burkhart in 1912 at Pittsfield, IL; fa: Hugh Hanna; mo: Amanda Ash. Resident of Cicero, IL Survived by her husband; these children: Stewart of Baylis, E. Clair of Downers Grove and Barry; five grand and 12 g-grandchildren and one g-g-grandchild; and one sister: Florence Crim of Phoenix, AZ

BURKHART, Margaret (Marine) Walters Henderson; b: b: 24Feb1905, Divernon, IL; d: 7Aug1988, Springfield, IL; bu: Messer Cemetery, Frederick, IL; m: 1) Leo Walters on 10Oct1925 (place not stated); and 2) A. E. "Jerry" Henderson on 29Dec1948 (place not stated); and 3) Harvey Burkhart on 8Jun1948 (place not stated); fa: John "Jack" Marine; mo: Isabelle McDougall. 1st husband died 3Nov1946; 2nd died 3Aug1972; and 3rd died 2Feb1980. Resident of Beardstown, IL Survived by a nephew: Hiram Kinman of Peoria; three step-daughters (formerly Henderson): Donna Patterson of Springfield, Portia Zillion of Beardstown and Dixie Thompson of Jacksonville; Burkhart step-children: Chris of San Diego, CA, Harvey of Lenino, Wash., and Richard of Whitmore, CA, and Betty Miller of Lake Wood, CA; and many step-grand and step-g-grandchildren and cousins. Preceded by her parents; and a sister: Mildred F. Kinman.

BURKHART, Roy E.; b: 11Apr1893, Melrose Park, IL; d: 25Feb1986, Berwyn, IL; bu: Park Lawn Cemetery, Barry, IL; m: Lola V. Hannah in 1912 at Pittsfield, IL; fa: Chris Burkhart; mo: Lucy Warnick. Wife preceded in death in 1979. Resident of Cicero, IL; formerly of the Barry/El Dara, IL area. Survived by two sons: Clair and Stewart, both of Barry; six grand and 13 g-grandchildren; and two sisters: Mrs. Doll Paulver of Van Nuys, CA, and Rae Hedrick of California.

BURKLOW, Rev. Audy G.; b: 14Aug1918, near Carbondale, Williamson Co., IL; d: 27Nov1978, Ashland, IL; bu: Pleasant Plains, IL; m: Florine Emery on 30Nov1941 in Carterville, IL; fa: Harrison Burklow; mo: Cora Glasco. Resident of Ashland. Survived by his wife; a daughter: Mrs. Janet Burcham of Pawnee; and a son: Keith Burklow of Ashland; two grandchildren; a sister: Mrs. Essie Osman of Ullin; and two brothers: Ogle G. Burklow and Clyde Burklow, both of Carbondale.

BURKREY, Lucille Teresa (Patterson) Hill; b: 23Oct1906, Murrayville, IL; d: 10Dec1993, Jacksonville, IL; bu: East Cemetery, Jacksonville, IL; m: 1) Lee Hill; and 2) William Burkrey (dates and places not stated); fa: James Alexander Patterson; mo: Sophia Margaret Havens. Both husbands preceded in death. Survived by one daughter: Dorothy M. Brown of Jacksonville; one son: Donald L. Hill of Jacksonville; nine grand 31 g-grand and nine g-g-grandchildren; one brother: Howard Patterson of Jacksonville; and one sister: Helen Hains of Jacksonville. Preceded by one grandson; two g-grandchildren; one brother: Forrest Patterson; and one sister: Margaret Smith.

BURKREY, Thomas W. "Bill"; b: 14Oct1903, Morgan Co., IL; d: 23May1977, Jacksonville, IL; bu: East Cemetery, Jacksonville, Il; m: Lucille Patterson on 4Nov1956 (place not stated); fa: James Burkrey; mo: Elizabeth Dugger. Survived by his wife; a daughter: Mrs. Mary Hayes of Chapin; a step-daughter: Mrs. Dorothy Brown of Jacksonville; a step-son: Donald Hill of Jacksonville; and a sister: Mrs. Anna Hardy of Jacksonville; 12 grand and 23 g-grandchildren. Preceded by one grandchild and five brothers.

BURLEND, Kathryn Constance (Hamblin); b: 19Jan1926, Hubley Station, Menard Co., IL; d: 16Aug1992, Pittsfield, IL; bu: Bethel Cemetery, rural Griggsville, IL; m: Melvin Vincent Burlend, Sr. on 11Jun1945 in Griggsville, IL; fa: Edward Eugene Hamblin; mo: Meda Alma Susanne Jockisch. Survived by her husband; two sons: Melvin Vincent, Jr. of Bourbonnais and John Richard of Griggsville; four daughters: Mrs. Harrel (Connie Marie) Cato of Tampico, Mrs. Ted (Janet Elizabeth) Funk of Arcola, Patty Lou Burlend of Colorado Springs, CO And Cheryl Lynnette Burlend of Trenton; 13 grand and 3 g-grandchildren; one brother: Edward Eugene Hamblin of New London, , IA; and two sisters: Mrs. Paul (Dorothy Pauline) Anderson of Highland, Ind.,, and Eileen Pollitt of Merrillville, Ind. Preceded by one brother and one sister.

BURLEND, Ruth (McLaughlin); b: 28Jan1901, Fairmount, Pike Co., IL; d: 7Jul1988, Barry, IL; bu: Bethel Cemetery, near Griggsville, IL; m: William W. Burlend on 30Oct1919 (place not stated); fa: John Albert McLaughlin; mo: Sara Chamberlain. Husband preceded in death 18Dec1983. A former resident of Griggsville, IL Survived by two sons: William W., Jr. of Griggsville and Melvin V. of Pittsfield; two brothers: Melvin O. McLaughlin of Griggsville and Wayne C. McLaughlin of Quincy; nine grand, 21 g-grandchildren and one g-g-grandchild. Preceded by two brothers: Johnny and Ralph McLaughlin.

BURLEND, William W., Sr.; b: 28Aug1898, Pike Co., IL; d: 18Dec1983, Pittsfield, IL; bu: Bethel Cemetery, Griggsville, IL; m: Ruth McLaughlin on 30Oct1919 (place not stated); fa: John Burlend; mo: Ethel Butterfield. Resident of Griggsville. Survived by his wife; two sons: William W., Jr. of Griggsville and Melvin of Pittsfield; nine grand and 20 g-grandchildren. Preceded by a sister and a brother.

BURLESON, Lucille (Davis); b: 19Aug1921, Howe, TX; d: 5Oct1991, Sherman, TX; bu: Sherman, TX; m: Hubert T. Burleson on 2Feb1944 in Denver, CO; fa: Willie Davis; mo: Lucille Green. Husband preceded in death. Resident of Sherman, TX Survived by two sons: Jimmy Burleson of Sherman and Stephen Burleson of Jacksonville; nine grandchildren; and a sister: Helen Gaines of Sherman, TX

BURLESON, Stephen H.; b: 7Dec1944, Denver, CO; d: 13Apr1996, Jacksonville, IL; bu: Diamond Grove Cemetery, Jacksonville, IL; m: Linda Harkrader on 8Nov1984 in Jacksonville, IL; fa: Hubert Burleson; mo: Lucille Davis. Survived by his wife; three sons: Steven Thomas Burleson of Los Angeles, CA, and Timothy Lynn and Jeffrey Alan Burleson, both of Jacksonville; three daughters: Jamie Lee Burleson of Bloomington and Mrs. Chris (Dodi Lynn) Fairfield and Jearie Jo Burleson, both of Jacksonville; a brother: Jimmy Burleson of Sherman, TX; and three grandchildren. Preceded by his parents.

BURLISON, Geraldine; b: (not stated); d: 14Nov1985, Mt. Vernon, Indiana; bu: Mt. Vernon, Indiana; fa & mo: (not stated). Survived by two sisters: Mrs. Lloyd (Margaret) Coffman of Roodhouse and Mrs. Louis (Dorothy) Tillotson of Foley, MO

BURMEISTER, Betty Grace (Pennell) Lewis; b: 14May1921, Springfield, IL; d: 20Apr1983, Springfield, IL; bu: Calvary Cemetery, Springfield, IL; m: 1) Russell W. Lewis, Sr. (date and place not stated); and 2) Don Burmeister on 1Aug1981 (place not stated); fa: Elmer Pennell; mo: Grace Robbins. First husband died 27Dec1975. Survived by her husband, formerly of Jacksonville; four sons: R. William Lewis, Jr., Gary Lewis, David Lewis, and Christopher Lewis, all of Springfield; and two step-daughters: Mrs. Greg (Kathleen) Woith of Peoria and Miss Donna Burmeister of Housing, Texas; nine grand and three-great-grandchildren; one sister: Mrs. Paul (Virginia) Kiley of Brocton; and several nieces and nephews.

BURMEISTER, Lena C.; b: 25May1908, Morgan Co., IL; d: 14Apr1990, Jacksonville, IL; bu: Diamond Grove Cemetery, Jacksonville, IL; fa: Herman Burmeister; mo: Annie German. Resident of rural Jacksonville. Survived by a brother: Louis of Jacksonville.

BURMEISTER, Leota J. "Odie" (Hughes); b: 9Apr1908, Chester, IL; d: 18Oct1994, Springfield, IL; bu: Calvary Cemetery, Springfield, IL; m: Richard A. Burmeister in 1934 at Springfield, IL; fa: John Hughes; mo: Odelia Ludering. Survived by her husband; four sons: Dick of Corrales, N.M., Chuck, Jim and Bob Burmeister, all of Springfield; four daughters: Mary Evelyn Flynn of Jacksonville, Julia Patel of Wood Dale, Cathy Glatz of Manchester, MO, and Jane Burmeister of Springfield; 24 grandchildren; and several nieces, nephews and cousins. Preceded by a grandson: Mark Burmeister; a brother: John Hughes; and two sisters: Mabel Cohen and Alma Palmier.

BURMEISTER, Rosemary (Dale); b: 15Apr1926, Brooklyn, N.Y.; d: 13Dec1978, Springfield, IL; bu: Arcadia, IL; m: Donald L Burmeister on 18Sep1945 in Jacksonville, IL; fa: Richard Dale; mo: May Kenna. Survived by her husband; two daughters: Mrs. Greg (Kathleen) Woith of East Peoria and Donna, a student at the University of Florida. She was a daughter-in-law of Mr. & Mrs. J. Edmund Dinwiddie of rural Jacksonville. Preceded by an infant son.

BURMEISTER, Violet Evelyn (Vieira); b: 14Feb1905, Jacksonville, IL; d: 18Jul1987, Dearborn, MI; bu: Michigan Memorial Park Cemetery, Flat Rock, MI; m: Russell Allen Burmeister on 15Jul1923 in Jacksonville; fa: William F. Vieira; mo: Elizabeth DeFreitas. Husband preceded in death 25Oct1953. Survived by four children: Doris Sanford of Coral Gables, FL, Jeannie Burmeister of Allan Park, MI, William Robert Burmeister of Wyandotte, MI, and Kurt Alan Burmeister of Allan Park, MI; nine grand and five g-grandchildren; several cousins in the Jacksonville area: Mrs. Isabel Beemer, Idelle Kuhnline and Franklin DeFreitas and former Jacksonville resident, Loren Thomas DeFreitas of Carrollton, GA Preceded by one son: Russell Joel Burmeister in 1968.

BURNETT, Dorothy C. (Dimmick); b: 15Mar1924, Fort Morgan, CO; d: 2Jul1986, Macomb, IL; m: (not stated); fa: Almus Dimmick; d: Hattie Hanshaw. Resident of Tempe, AZ; formerly of Mt. Sterling, IL Survived by her mother of Tempe, AZ; two sons: Gerald of Springfield and Donald of Newton, , IA; three daughters: Mrs. Ernest (Sharon) Gregory of Meredosia, Charlotte Hart of Litchfield and Mrs. Ronnie (Charlene) Morgan of Mt. Sterling; one brother: Charles of Tempe, AZ; three sisters: Mrs. Frank (Laverna) Groseman of Cloverdale, CA, Mrs. Lozell (Julia) Burnett of Mt. Sterling and Mrs. Joe (Frances) Gatti of Scottsdale, AZ; and 10 grandchildren. Preceded by her father.

BURNETT, Ethel Ellen (Hankins); b: 18Nov1900, Vera, IL; d: 9Feb1991, Jacksonville, IL; bu: Virden, IL; m: Hugh Eugene Burnett, Sr. on 18Oct1921 in Versailles, IL; fa: Benjamin Hankins; mo: Nancyella Howley. Husband preceded in death in 1981. Resident of Murrayville, IL Survived by two daughters: Mrs. Joe (Ruth Ella) Vedder and Mrs. Donald (Avis) Vedder, both of Murrayville; two sons: Murray Burnett of Centerview, MO, and Hugh Eugene Burnett, Jr. of Sylva, N.C.; 10 grand, several g-grand, and five g-g-grandchildren; one brother: John Hankins of Waverly; and two sisters: Nellie Evans of Castle Berry, FL, and Mildred Cottingham of Springfield. Preceded by one daughter: Mildred; three brothers; and three sisters.

BURNETT, Gerald E.; b: 20May1925, Beardstown, IL; d: 30Jan1978, Kenosha, WI.; bu: Franklin, IL; fa: Ollie Burnett; mo: Paulina Whitlock. Survived by his mother of Kenosha, WI.; a sister: Mrs. Ralph (Ruth) Grove of Kenosha; and several uncles, aunts, and cousins in Franklin. Preceded by his father; and a brother: Harold.

BURNETT, Gladys Herminia; b: 10Oct1933, Paris, France; d: 26Dec1990, Sylva N.C.; bu: Miami, FL; m: Hugh Eugene Burnett, Jr. (date and place not stated); fa & mo: (not stated). Resident of Sylva, N.C. Survived by a sister of Miami, FL; and two sisters-in-law: Mrs. Joe (Ruth Ella) Vedder and Mrs. Don (Avis) Vedder, both of Murrayville.

BURNETT, Hugh Eugene; b: 5Jan1896, Fayette Co., IL; d: 19Feb1981, Quincy, IL (Soldiers & Sailors Home); bu; Virden, IL; m: Ethel E. Hankins on 18Oct1921 in Versailles, IL; fa :Pleasant Burnett; mo: Emma Harpster. Resident of Murrayville. WWI vet. Survived by his wife; two sons: Hugh Eugene Burnett, Jr. of Miami, FL, and Murray Burnett of Bates City, MO; and two daughters: Mrs. Joe (Ruth Ella) Vetter and Mrs. Don (Avis Eileen) Vetter, both of Murrayville; ten grand and 13 g-grandchildren; three brothers: William Burnett of Decatur, Rollie Burnett of Springfield and Byron Burnett of Virden. Preceded by one child, five brothers and one sister.

BURNETT, Ingalls D.; b: 17Aug1897, Chicago, IL; d: 29Jan1987, LaGrange, IL; bu: Franklin, IL; m: Ogretta Jones on 15Apr1950 (place not stated); fa: Charles Leslie Burnett; mo: Elizabeth DeSanno. Resident of LaGrange, IL Survived by his wife and several cousins.

BURNETT, James F.; b: 16Apr1923, Beardstown, IL; d: 22Aug1976, Beardstown, IL; bu: Beardstown, IL; m: Iola G. Ethridge on 19May1973 in Beardstown, IL; fa: James F. Burnett; mo: Lulu Petri. WWII Navy vet. Survived by his wife; two daughters: Judy Miller of Vermont and Jean Lyons of rural Beardstown; three sons: Jack Burnett of Beardstown, Gerald Burnett, serving with the U.S. Army, and James Burnett of Vero Beach, FL; three step-daughters: Sally Surratt and Judy Fishel, both of Beardstown, and Nancy Bell of Bluff Springs; a step-son: Donald Rogers of Atlantic, Wash.; four sisters: Helen Grimes of Atlanta, IL, Marie Behymer of Versailles, Beulah Leverton of Jacksonville and Martha Lou McWethy of Carpentersville; four brothers: John, Robert and Richard, all of Beardstown, and William Burnett of Vermont, IL; and his mother: Lulu McGlauchin of Beardstown; and ten grandchildren

BURNETT-Claasen, Lance Micah & Levi Matthew; b: 23Mar1993, Springfield, IL; d: 23Mar1993, Springfield, IL; bu: Ripley, IL; fa: Donald Wayne Claasen; mo: Mind Lynn Burnett. Survived by their mother of Industry and their father of Littleton; paternal grandparents: Martin W. Claasen Jr. of Rushville and Sandra Armstrong of Rushville; maternal grandparents: Michael and Ruth Burnett of Mt. Sterling; maternal great-grandparents: Lozell and Julia Burnett of Mt. Sterling and Charles and Jessie Barclift of Mt. Sterling; maternal great-great-grandmother: Hattie Dimmick of Tempe, AZ; and several aunts, uncles and cousins. Preceded by their paternal great-grandparents: Martin and Bertha Classen and Clarence and Gertrude Sayers.

BURNETT Loran; b: 16Oct1921, Waverly, IL; d: 27Jul1981, Springfield, IL; bu: Waverly, IL; m: Marilou Huddleston (date and place not stated); fa: Holland Burnett; mo: Ruth Irving. Resident of Springfield; formerly of Waverly. Survived by his wife of Springfield; two daughters: Mrs. Terry Gould of Tahjlequah, OK, and Diane Michelle Burnett, at home; two sons: Michael Holland and Mark David Burnett, both at home; his mother: Mrs. Ruth Burnett of Waverly; an uncle: Ralph Irving of Springfield; an aunt: Mrs. Marie Irving Blair of Waverly; and a cousin: Dean Irving of Colorado.

BURNETT, Lucille (Rilling); b: 6Dec1901, near Waverly, IL; d: 11Aug1982, Jacksonville, IL; bu: East Cemetery, Waverly, IL; m: Ramon Burnett (date and place not stated); fa: George Rilling; mo: Ida Lambert. Husband preceded in death 10Jul1958. Resident of Waverly. Survived by a son: Howard of Saratoga, CA; two sisters: Mrs. Pauline Lomelino of Waverly and Mrs. Lela Beerup of Clearwater, FL; a brother: Herschel Rilling of Auburn; two grandchildren; and a niece: Mrs. Alice Fitzhugh of Springfield, IL

BURNETT, Lucille (Hill); b: 16Apr1903, Pike Co., IL; d: 13May1985, Camp Point, IL; bu: Mt. Sterling, IL; m: Melvin Lozelle Burnett on 28Dec1940 in Palmyra, MO; fa: James Hillard Hill; mo: Clara Christine Feld. Husband preceded in death 25Oct1970. Survived by one daughter: Karen Katzenburger of Mt. Sterling; and one son: Clarence of Waynesville, MO; two brothers: Ralph Ill of Mt. Sterling, and Calvin Hill of Peoria; and six grandchildren. Preceded by three brothers and one sister.

BURNETT, Nelson P.; b: 20Jan1909, Menard Co. Il.; d: 10Jan1978, Jacksonville Il.; bu: Walnut Ridge Cemetery, Virginia, IL; m: Frances Robinson (date and place not stated); fa: Oscar Burnett; mo: Olive Parson. Resident of Virginia. Survived by his wife; a daughter: Mrs. Wilma Hall of Jacksonville; a son: Nelson O. of Springfield; six grandchildren; and two sisters: Blanche Mitchell of Beardstown and Ruth Burns of Peoria.

BURNETT, Olive; b: 26Nov1887, north of Waverly, IL; d: 21Sep1979, Jacksonville, IL; bu: Waverly, IL; fa: Fred Burnett; mo: Mary Jane Bateman. Resident of Waverly. Survived by several cousins. {Descended from several pioneer families; was a member of the D.A.R.}

BURNETT, Patricia J. (Henson); b: 15May1955, Carrollton, IL; d: 18Dec1993, Springfield, IL; bu: Pine Tree Cemetery, Patterson, IL; m: (not stated); fa: Thomas Henson; mo: Beulah Bryant. Resident of Ohlman; formerly of Palmyra, IL Survived by a daughter: Jennifer Roberson, at home; her parents of Palmyra; a brother: Jerry Henson of Palmyra; two sisters: Jacki Pellinghelli of Frederick and Tommie Henson of Palmyra; and maternal grandmother: Mina McAdams of Carrollton. Preceded by paternal grandparents; maternal grandfather; and two sisters: Rita Kay Henson and Donna Faye Henson.

BURNETT, Paulina (Whitlock); b: 2Feb1897 (place not stated); d: 8Aug1979, Kenosha, WI.; bu: Franklin, IL; m: Ollie Burnett (date and place not stated); fa: George Whitlock; mo: Fannie Bond. Husband preceded in death in 1961. Survived by a daughter: Mrs. Ruth Grove of Kenosha; two sisters: Mrs. Edith Belk of Franklin and Mrs. Lora Shirley of Jacksonville; a brother: Harry Whitlock of Franklin; and several grandchildren. Preceded by two sons.

BURNETT, Phillip Dale; b: 10Jun1957, Jacksonville, IL; d: 13Mar1993, Taylorville, IL; bu: Franklin, IL; m: (not stated); fa: Delbert Thomas Burnett; mo: Charlotte Fanning. Resident of Taylorville; formerly of Jacksonville. Survived by his father of Taylorville; his mother: Charlotte Stewart of Greenfield; one son: Jeb Burnett of Taylorville; three brothers: Timothy of Taylorville, Byran of Stonington and Mark of Beardstown; one sister: Beth Burnett of Okla, FL; and one grandmother: Margarite Burnett of Decatur.

BURNETT, Robert; b: 16Dec1927, Quincy, IL; d: 19Sep1991, , Iowa City, IA (Veterans Association Medical Center); bu: Beardstown, IL; m: Imogene Self in 1971 in Morris, IL; fa: James Edgar Burnett; mo: Lula M. Petri. Resident of Ripley, IL Vet. Survived by his wife; two sons: Robert Randal Burnett of Rushville and Raymond Andrew Burnett of Princeville; three step-children: Linda May Attwood of Carthage, Betty Jean Nash of New York, and James Beatty of Beardstown; nine grand and 18 g-grandchildren; two brothers: John Francis and his twin: Richard, both of Beardstown; and four sisters: Margaret Marie Behymer of Versailles, Beulah Florine Leverton of Ashland, Helen Mabel Grimes of Atlanta and Martha Lou McWethy of Beardstown. Preceded by two brothers: Charles William and James Franklin; and one grandchild.

BURNETT, Ruth (Irving); b: 22Sep1897, Waverly, IL; d: 27Apr1988, Springfield, IL; bu: East Cemetery, Waverly, IL; m: Holland Roland Burnett (date and place not stated); fa: David Irving; mo: Nancy Michael. Husband preceded in death in 1968. Resident of Waverly. Survived by one brother: Ralph J. Irving of Springfield; two granddaughters: Diane Burnett and Terry Appelt, both of Springfield; and two grandsons: Michael H. and Mark Burnett, both of Springfield. Preceded by a son: Loran Burnett in 1981; and a sister: Marie Blair in 1983.

BURNETT, Sidney L.; b: 18Jan1933, Ripley, IL; d: 9Nov1994, Urbana, IL; bu: Glen Cemetery, Paxton, IL; M; Joan E. Sullivan on 13Sep1955 in Mt. Sterling, IL; fa: Elton R. Burnett; mo: Anne E. Clark. Resident of Paxton, IL Air Force vet. Survived by his wife; his mother of Meredosia; two sons: Charles of Paxton and Clinton of Glendale, AZ; two daughters: Lee LeClair and Penny Stevens, both of Paxton; 10 grandchildren; and one brother: Morse of Fairview Heights. Preceded by his father.

BURNHAM, Charles E.; b: 14Sep1933, Baltimore, MD; d: 16Feb1988, Springfield, Il; bu: Walnut Ridge Cemetery, Virginia, IL; m: Lola Virgene Davis on 7Nov1954 in Virginia, IL; fa: Albert A. Burnham; mo: Emma Ryder. Resident of Virginia. Air Force vet. Survived by his wife; two daughters: Leona Burnham of Oak Park, IL, and Lola McElwee of Charleston, IL; two sons: Stanley Burnham, serving in the Navy and David Burnham, also serving in the Navy; two grandsons: Thomas and Joseph McElwee; and one sister: Mrs. Edward (Delores) O'Brien of Clarksville, MD Preceded by two brothers.

BURNHAM, Patrick Corban; b: 29Dec1993, Virginia Beach, Va.; d: 29Dec1993, Virginia Beach, Va.; bu: Walnut Ridge Cemetery, Virginia, IL; fa: David E. Burnham; mo: Amy L. (surname not stated). Survived by his parents of Virginia Beach, Va.; paternal grandmother: Virgene Burnham of Virginia; maternal grandmother: Fran Zamojski of Decatur, MI; maternal grandfather: Stan Zamojski of Gobles, MI; maternal great-grandparents: Bill and Peggy Kersten of Portage, MI; and several aunts and uncles. Preceded by his paternal grandfather: Charles Burnham.

BURNS, A. Allen; b: 17Nov1909, Waverly, IL; d: 8Apr1990, Jacksonville, IL; bu: Waverly, IL; m: Helen Tele in 1942 (place not stated); fa: Albert Burns; mo: Bertha Allen. Wife preceded in death in 1985. Resident of Waverly, IL WWII vet. Survived by a son: Jim of Waverly; and four grandchildren.

BURNS, Carl R.; b: 30Aug1933, Scott Co., IL; d: 8Jul1987, Jacksonville, IL; bu: Catholic Cemetery, Winchester, IL; m: Jean Ferriman on 31Aug1957 in LaGrange, IL; fa: Russell Burns; mo: Margaret J. Murphy. Resident of Bluffs, IL Survived by his wife; his mother of Jacksonville; three daughters: Mrs. John (Kathy) Gregory of Meredosia, Mrs. Jeff (Karen) Bailey of Fort Myers, FL, and Mrs. Scott (Kelli) Drury of Austin, TX; one son: Fred of Bluffs, one brother: Ralph of Hutchinson, Kansas; one sister: Marie Kraemer of Spring Green, WI.; three grandchildren; and one uncle: Robert Burns of Winchester. Preceded by one brother: Richard.

BURNS, Cyril V.; b: 21Feb1906, Sprague, Wash.; d: 2Oct1993, Springfield, IL; bu: Catholic Cemetery, Mt. Sterling, IL; m: Catherine Markert on 28Nov1934 in Mt. Sterling, IL; fa: Thomas Burns; mo: Ann Toohey. Resident of Mt. Sterling. Survived by a daughter: Mrs. Larry F. (Ann) Hendrick of Springfield; one sister: Mrs. Regina McNall of Cheney, Wash.; two grand and three g-grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews. Preceded by four brothers and four sisters.

BURNS, Edith B. (Darrah); b: 23Sep1906, Warren Co., IL; d: 11Feb1995, Rushville, IL; bu: Rushville, IL; m: Everett G. Burns on 30Sep1929 in Rock Island, IL; fa: Charles Barton Darrah; mo: Lottie Russell. Husband preceded in death 12Dec1992. Survived by one son: William Barton Burns of Rushville; one daughter: Mrs. Beverly (husband, Cecil) of Jacksonville; three grand and two g-grandchildren; and one brother: Russell Darrah of Little York. Preceded by one sister: Goldie Chambers.

BURNS, Eleanor (Wardein); b: 18Apr1916, Alton, IL; d: 24Feb1992, Springfield, IL; bu: (not stated); m: (not stated); fa: Mathias Wardein; mo: Mary Ann Timper. Resident of Jacksonville, IL Survived by one son: David Burns of Jacksonville; two grandchildren; one brother: Bernard Wardein; one sister: Louise Burns of Alton; and several nieces, nephews, g-nieces and g-nephews. Preceded by one brother: Ted; and one sister: Frances.

BURNS, Emma E. (Sweeney); b: 9Feb1893, Morgan Co., IL; d: 11Dec1979, Jacksonville, IL; bu: Memorial Lawn Cemetery, Jacksonville, IL; m: George Burns in November, 1926 (place not stated); fa: William Sweeney; mo: Sarah Fanning. Husband preceded in death 21Jan1973. Survived by two sisters: Lula McAlister and Della Kaule, both of Jacksonville; and several nieces and nephews.

BURNS, Everett G.; b: 9Jun1904, Monmouth, IL; d: 12Dec1992, Rushville, IL; bu: Rushville, IL; m: Edith Darrah on 30Sep1929 in Rock Island, IL; fa: Edward Burns; mo: Carrie Beeney. Survived by his wife; one son: William Barton Burns of Rushville; one daughter: Mrs. Cecil (Beverly) Herche of Jacksonville; three grand and two g-grandchildren. Preceded by two brothers; Lawrence Burns and an infant.

BURNS, Hazel M. (Waterhouse); b: 19Jun1893, Walnut, IL; d: 11May1986, Virginia, IL; bu: Walnut Ridge Cemetery, Virginia, IL; m: Will E. Burns in 1920 at Peoria, IL; fa: George Waterhouse; mo: Orilla Bunn. Husband preceded in death in 1961. Survived by two daughters: Mrs. Thomas J. (Mary) Mahoney of Springfield and Mrs. Alan F. (Joan) Landolt of Virginia; a sister: Mrs. Glenn Bass of Walnut; 11 grand and four g-grandchildren.

BURNS, Helen E. (Teele); b: 13Nov1911, Waverly, Il; d: 23Sep1985, Springfield, IL; bu: Waverly, IL; m: Allen Burns in 1942 (date and place not stated); fa: Charles Teele; mo: Martha Hopper. Resident of Waverly, IL Survived by her husband; one son: Jim of Waverly; two sisters: Eunice Genschmer of Springfield and Barbara Sharp of Chatham; one brother: Paul Teele of Springfield; and four grandchildren.

BURNS, Lee W.; b: 18Jan1893, Buffalo Hart, IL; d: 4Nov1976, Auburn, IL; bu: Woodwreath Cemetery, New Berlin, IL; m: Molly Wilcox on 30Sep1914 in New Berlin, IL; fa: John Burns; mo: Elizabeth Perry. A resident of Chatham, IL Survived by his wife; two sons: Thomas A. "Tucker" of Chatham and Robert L. of Carson City, Nev.; six grand and three g-grandchildren; a brother: Edgar P. Burns of Paxton; and a sister: Mrs. Cora Mertens of Springfield; and several nieces and nephews. Preceded by a sister.

BURNS, Margaret J. (Murphy); b: 26Mr1901, Winchester, IL; d: 29Aug1989, Jacksonville, IL; bu: St. Mark's Catholic Cemetery, Winchester, IL; m: Russell Frederick Burns in 1921 in Winchester, IL; fa: Michael Murphy; mo: Margaret Potter. Husband preceded in death in January, 1951. Resident of Jacksonville; formerly of Winchester. Survived by a son: Ralph F. Burns of Hutchinson, KS.; a daughter: Mrs. Edwin (Marie) Kraemer of Spring Green, WI.; 23 grand and 31 g-grandchildren. Preceded by two sons: Richard J. and Carl R. Burns; six brothers; two sisters: and a grandchild.

BURNS, Mary R. (Milnor); b: 24Mar1889, St. Elmo, IL; d: 8Jun1979, Jacksonville, IL; bu: Memorial Lawn Cemetery, Jacksonville; m: Loyd G. Burns in July, 1907 (place not stated); fa: Russell Milnor; mo: Rosetta (surname not stated). Husband preceded in death 25Mar1964. Survived by a son: Robert C. Burns of Sea Brook, MD; and a daughter: Mrs. Wayne (Margaret) Turley of Jacksonville; five grand and four g-grandchildren.

BURNS, Mildred (Cook); b: 13May1907, Greenfield, IL; d: 7Jan1989, Carrollton, IL; bu: Oak Wood Cemetery, Greenfield, IL; m: J. Greer Burns (date and place not stated); fa: Fred Cook; mo: Elizabeth Hayes. Husband preceded in death 18Jan1962. Resident of Greenfield. Survived by several cousins. Preceded by one brother: Harvey Cook.

BURNS, Mollie R. (Wilcox); b: 10Feb1894, Modesto, IL; d: 11Dec1989, Springfield, IL; bu: Woodwreath Cemetery, Island Grove, IL; m: Lee W. Burns on 30Sep1914 in New Berlin, IL; fa: Albert Wilcox; mo: Carrie (surname not stated). Husband preceded in death 4Nov1976. Resident of Chatham, IL; formerly of New Berlin, IL Survived by one son: Thomas A. "Tucker" Burns of Colorado Springs, CO; six grand and five g-grandchildren; one brother: Albert Wilcox of New Berlin; three nieces and one nephew. Preceded by a son: Robert in 1988, a grandson; one brother: Holland Wilcox; and three sisters: Dora Wheeler, Lela Walters and Bertha Hart.

BURNS, Ralph F.; b: 16Jan1923, Scott Co., IL; d: 28Jan1994, Hutchinson, KS.; bu: Memorial Park Cemetery, Hutchinson, KS.; m: 1) Renee S. Smith on 29May1948 in Winchester, IL; and 2) Velma Taylor Sanders on 1Jun1974 in Hutchinson, Kansas; fa: Russell F. Burns; mo: Margaret J. Murphy. Resident of Hutchinson, KS. 1st wife preceded in death 17May1972. Survived by his wife; five sons: Garth Burns of Lawrence, KS., Dennis Burns of Hutchinson, KS., Bruce Burns of Topeka KS., Roger Burns of Fairfax, Va., and David Burns of Costa Mesa, CA; three daughters: Colleen Drown of Heidelburg, Germany, Mary Reinhart of Renton, WA., and Annette Burns of Orange, CA; a step-daughter: Patricia Johnson of Hutchinson; a sister: Marie Kramer of Spring Green, WI.; 13 grand and two g-grandchildren.

BURNS, Richard J.; b: 26May1927, Winchester, IL; d: 15Apr1987, Peoria, IL; bu: Parkview Cemetery, Peoria, IL; m: Virginia A. Stull on 6Sep1952 in Peoria, IL; fa: Russell Burns; mo: Margaret J. Murphy. WWII Navy vet. Survived by his wife; his mother of Jacksonville; two sons: Richard Burns and Gregg Burns, both of Peoria; three daughters: Donna Addis and Linda Scott, both of East Peoria, and Wanda Grant of Des Arc, Ark.; seven grandchildren; two brothers: Ralph Burns of Hutchinson, KS., and Carl Burns of Bluffs; and one sister: Marie Kraemer of Spring Green, WI.

BURNS, Yola (Husman); ;b: 14Aug1914, Ohlman, IL; d: 15Apr1982, St. Louis, MO; bu: Ohlman, IL; m: Thomas P. Burns (date and place not stated); fa: Henry Husman; mo: Mintie Sanders. Husband preceded in death 28Aug1977. Survived by two brothers: Delmar Husman of Racine, WI., and Burris Husman of Baltimore, MD; and one sister: Mrs. Delbert (Ilene) Jones of Omaha, NE; two cousins: Mrs. Mildred Dixon and Mrs. Janice Shelburn, both of Jacksonville.

BURNSIDE, Frances E. (Johnson); b: 18Oct1908, Littleton, IL; d: 14Jan1988, Macomb, IL; bu: Rushville, IL; m: Russell Burnside on 28Jun1930 in Beason, IL; fa: Joseph P. Johnson; mo: Clara Lowderman. Resident of Rushville. Survived by her husband; three sons: James R. of Rushville, Robert J. of rural Rushville and Bill L. of Louisville, KY; two daughters: Betty J. Trinkle and Darlene Bubb, both of Rushville; 15 grand and 12 g-grandchildren; and one brother: Lloyd Johnson of Macomb. Preceded by two sisters.

BURNSIDE, Frieda (Brown); b: 8Dec1901, Ray, IL; d: 26Apr1987, Rushville, IL; bu: Rushville, IL; m: Henry R. Burnside on 28Jun1928 in Ray, IL; fa: Eddie Brown; mo: Bertha Haney. Husband preceded in death. Survived by two daughters: Mrs. Virgil (Virginia) Prather of Rushville and Mrs. Wayne (Beverly Delbertha) Melvin of Macomb; two sons: Theodore H. Burnside of Quincy and Thomas E. Burnside of St. Louis, MO; 15 grand and 13 g-grandchildren; and a brother: Paul E. Brown of Pittsburg, Pa. Preceded by a g-grandson and a brother.

BURNSIDE, Russell; b: 26Mar1905, Bainbridge, Schuyler Co., IL; d: 9Jan1990, Rushville, Il; bu: Rushville, IL; m: Frances Johnson on 28Jun1930 in Beason, IL; fa: James J. Burnside; mo: Dell Ellis. Wife preceded in death 14Jan1988. Survived by three sons: James R. and Robert J., both of Rushville, and Bill L. of Louisville, KY; two daughters: Betty J. Trinkle and Darlene Bubb, both of Rushville; 15 grand and 13 g-grandchildren; and two sisters: Alice Bartlow of Rushville and Lillie Bartlow of Macomb. Preceded by two brothers.

BURNSIDE, Theodore H.; b: 4Jul1934, Rushville, IL; d: 10Jan1992, Quincy, IL; bu: Rushville, IL; m: (not stated); fa: Henry R. Burnside; mo: Frieda Brown. Resident of Quincy; formerly of Rushville. Army vet. Survived by two daughters: Sue Kirkham of Rushville and Laura Osmer of Augusta; six grandchildren; one brother: Thomas Burnside of Chesterfield, MO; and one sister: Virginia Prather of Rushville. Preceded by his parents and one sister: Delbertha Melvin.

BUROW, Jeanne (Ewert); b: (not stated); d: 17Nov1985, Toledo, Ohio; bu: (not stated); m: Edward F. Burow (date and place not stated); fa: Dr. Arthur Ewert; mo: (not stated). Husband preceded in death. A resident of Toledo, Ohio; was 66 years of age at death. Survived by two daughters: Karmin Burow Reeves of Kokomo, Ind., and Bette Burow Grotke of Sylvania, Ohio.

BURRIS, Amy (Rice) b: 4Feb1909 (place not stated); d: 13Mar1990, Nevada, MO; bu: Green Lawn Cemetery, Rich Hill, MO; m: Fred Burris on 10Aug1927 in White Hall, IL; fa: William Moses Rice; mo: Jenny Merrick. Resident of Rich Hill, MO; formerly of White Hall, IL Survived by her husband; a daughter: Dorothy Craigmiles of Rich Hill, MO; two grandchildren; four g-grandchildren; and one g-g-grandchild. Preceded by a grandson: Lamar Craigmiles; and 12 brothers and sisters.

BURRIS, Angel; b:16Nov1976, Muncie, Indiana; d: 27Jul1978, Chancel View, Texas; bu: Waverly, IL; fa: Timothy Burris; mo: Christine McColly. A resident of Chancel View, Texas. Survived by her parents; two sisters: Nina and Mindy; her grandparents: Mr. & Mrs. Charles McColly of Yorktown, Ind.; and her paternal great-grandmother: Mrs. Ellis Burris of Virden.

BURRIS, Irene Beilby (Leach); b: 10Sep1909, near Riggston, IL; d: 4Feb1986, Jacksonville, IL; bu: Diamond Grove Cemetery, Jacksonville; m: Carl C. Burris (date and place not stated); fa: Edward T. Leach; mo: Martha Ellen Hardwick. Husband preceded in death 8Dec1972. Survived by a sister: Mrs. Martha Hart of Aurora, CO; and a brother: Edward T. Leach of Winchester. Preceded by two sisters.

BURRIS, Lucy E. (Carroll); b: 26Jan1898, Bart Co., KY; d: 6Feb1981, Virden, IL; bu: Elm Bridge Cemetery, Muncie, Indiana; m: (not stated); fa: William Carroll; mo: Liza Arthur. A resident of Waverly, IL Survived by a son: Everett Burris of Muncie, Ind.; four daughters: Mrs. Stanley (Bonnie) Hughes of Waverly, Mrs. Robert (Rena) West of New Castle, Ind., Mrs. Sherman (Della) Bates of Summerset, KY, Mrs. Claude (Effie) Bronnenberg of Muncie, Ind.; two sisters: Frona Young and Myrtle Burris, both of Muncie, Ind.; 35 grand and 55 g-grandchildren.

BURROUGHS, Alice (Chitwood); b: 14Nov1906, Rushville, IL; d: 25May1991, Rossmoor, N.J.; bu: Rushville, IL; m: Lawrence Burroughs on 25Mar1933 in Chicago, IL; fa: E. Ross Chitwood; mo: Elizabeth Riggall. Husband preceded in death 13Sep1976. Survived by several cousins.

BURROUGHS, Beryl M.; b: 7Mar1899, Galt, MO; d: 14Nov1990, Pittsfield, IL; bu: South Cemetery, Pittsfield, IL; fa: George Burroughs; mo: Mary Cooper. Resident of Pittsfield, IL; formerly of Hannibal, MO {No survivors listed.}

BURROUGHS, Charles E.; b: 19Mar1897, Greenfield, IL; d: 13Jun1986, Carrollton, IL; bu: Rose Hill Cemetery; m: Lurinda Fair (date and place not stated); fa: Edward Burroughs; mo: Margaret Dohm. Wife preceded in death 19Jan1985. A resident of Greenfield, IL WWII Navy vet. Survived by one son: retired Col. C. Robert Burroughs of Hubert, N.C.; two grand and four g-grandchildren; and one sister: Maureen Bermes of Greenfield. Preceded by one brother.

BURROUGHS, Lurinda J. (Fair); b: 19Feb1900, Athensville, IL; d: 19Jan1985, Carrollton, IL; bu: (not stated); m: Charles E. Burroughs on 16Apr1922 in White Hall, IL; fa: Thomas Fair; mo: Nora Johnson. A resident of Greenfield, IL Survived by her husband; one son: retired Col. C. Robert Burroughs of Charlotte, N.C.; two grand and four g-grandchildren. Preceded by one sister and five brothers.

BURROWS, Allie B. (Yates); b: 26Feb1905, Scott Co., IL; d: 22Jun1976 (place not stated); bu: (not stated); m: Bruce Burrows in 1934 (place not stated); fa: William C. Yates; mo: Geneva Perkins. Husband preceded in death in 1971. A resident of Jacksonville, IL Survived by three sisters: Stella Yates and Florence Graybael of Winchester and Hazel Yates of Champaign; and a brother: Dr. Louis Yates of Peoria. {Allie died in the same auto accident as her sister, Elsie Reynolds.}

BURROWS, Cecil (Schudel); b: 5Apr1893, Greene Co., IL; d: 8Jun1982, Godfrey, IL; bu: Carrollton, IL; m: J. Frank Burrows on 12Apr1911 (place not stated); fa: Fred Schudel; mo: Alice Davidson. Husband preceded in death 13Mar1967. A resident of Alton, IL Survived by one daughter: Mrs. Lee (Esther) Rich of Alton; four grandchildren; eight g-grandchildren and two g-g-grandchildren; two sisters: Edna Flatt of Jerseyville, and Tina Varble of White Hall. Preceded by two sisters and one brother.

BURROWS, Florence M. (Korche); b: 27May1900, Bainbridge, Schuyler Co., IL; d: 10Jan1995, Pittsfield, IL; bu: Rushville, IL; m: Amos Burrows on 12Mar1921 in Rushville, IL; fa: Frank Korche; mo: Etha Ward. A resident of Pittsfield; formerly of Rushville. Survived by her husband: Amos; three sons: Cecil Burrows of Pittsfield, Larry Burrows of Columbia, MO, and Leo Burrows of Pittsfield; one daughter: Clarice Emanuel of Charleston; 13 grand and 10 g-grandchildren. Preceded by one grandson; and two brothers: Homer Korche and Roy Korche.

BURROWS, Mildred M. (Day); b: 1Nov1905, WA, D.C.; d: 6Aug1989, Gaithersburg, MD; bu: Fort Lincoln Cemetery, Blandesburg, MD; m: Gilbert S. Burrows in November, 1928 (place not stated); fa: Robert Day; mo: Clara Smith. Husband preceded in death in November, 1981. A resident of College Park, MD Survived by three children: Evelyn Rozycke of Jacksonville, James Burrows of Baldwinsville, N.Y., and Bertha Bort of Gaithersburg, MD; 13 grand and 7 g-grandchildren. Preceded by a son: Edwin W. Burrows; and four sisters.

BURROWS, Bernice (Hierman); b: 26Apr1890, Arenzville, IL; d: 26May1976, Beardstown, IL; bu: North Cemetery, Arenzville, IL; m: F. H. "Si" Hierman on 29Oct1914 in Pittsfield, IL; fa: Edward Hierman; mo: Josephine Boyd. Husband preceded in death in 1953. Survived by two sons: Edward "Bud" of Beardstown and Jack of Arenzville; five grand and nine g-grandchildren. Preceded by a son: Charles; and two brothers.

BURRUS, Clifford L.; b: 23Sep1912, Cass Co., IL; d: 9Nov1982, Jacksonville Il.; bu: Walnut Ridge Cemetery, Virginia, IL; m: Frances Maddox on 21Jun1940 in Jacksonville, IL; fa: Lorenzo Burrus; mo: Cora Hackman. A resident of Arenzville, IL Survived by his wife; two daughters: Mrs. Charles (Barbara) Ring of Virginia, and Mrs. Roy (Beverly) Halstenberg of Chapin; one son: Ronald Burrus of Arenzville; seven grandchildren; one sister: Wilma Thrasher of Jacksonville; and one brother: Loren Burrus of Jacksonville. Preceded by one grandchild.

BURRUS, Charles G.; b: 21Jul1921, Morgan Co., IL; d: 25Feb1978, Jacksonville, IL; bu: Oakland Cemetery, Meredosia, IL; m: Lillie Marie Long on 1Dec1948 in Lincoln, IL; fa: Edgar J. Burrus; mo: Maude Wilday. A resident of rural Arenzville, IL Survived by his wife; two children: Marlene Burrus of Jacksonville and Warren G. Burrus, at home; two brothers: Dale Burrus of Arenzville and William Burrus of Peoria; and a sister: Donna Burrus of Arenzville.

BURRUS, Cora (Hackman); b: 30Apr1886, near Arenzville, IL; d: 31Oct1979, Jacksonville, IL; bu: North Cemetery, Arenzville, IL; m: Lorenzo Burrus on 30Oct1909 in Concord, IL; fa: Edward Hackman; mo: Amelia Jokisch. Husband preceded in death 19Sep1952. A resident of rural Arenzville, IL Survived by two sons: Clifford of Arenzville and Loren of Jacksonville; a daughter: Mrs. Wilma Thrasher of Arenzville; six grand and 13 g-grand and four g-g-grandchildren. Preceded by four brothers.

BURRUS, Dale W.; b: 21Jan1911, near Arenzville, IL; d: 7Mar1996, Arenzville, IL; bu: Oakland Cemetery, Meredosia, IL; fa: Edgar J. Burrus; mo: Maude Wilday. WWII Army vet. Survived by two sisters-in-law; two nephews; one niece; and one great-nephew. Preceded by one sister: Donna Burrus; and three brothers: William, Charles and Edgar Eugene Burrus in infancy.

BURRUS, Faye E. (Helrung); b: 12Apr1909 (place not stated); d: 26Apr1989, Edwardsville, IL; bu: Edwardsville, IL; m: L. J. "Red" Burrus in March, 1930 (place not stated); fa: Frank Helrung; mo: Emma (surname not stated). Husband preceded in death in 1985. Survived by the following children: Cecil of Wood River, Roy of Roodhouse, Sharon Burrus of Edwardsville, Kay Burrus of Bloomington, Ind., and Dean of Edwardsville; seven grand and seven g-grandchildren; and a sister: Hazel Diamond of Wood River.

BURRUS, Laham Joseph; b: (not stated); d: 13Nov1985, Edwardsville, IL; bu: Valley View Cemetery, Edwardsville, IL; m: Faye Hallrung (date and place not stated); fa & mo: (not stated). A resident of Edwardsville, IL; was 83 years of age at death. Survived by his wife; three sons: Roy Burrus of Roodhouse, Cecil Burrus of Wood River and Dean Burrus of Edwardsville; two daughters: Dr. Kay Burrus of Bloomington, Ind., and Sharon Burrus of Edwardsville; seven grandchildren, two of whom live in the area: Charles Burrus of Roodhouse and Mrs. John (Susan) Guntren of Jerseyville; a brother; and a sister.

BURRUS, Leah P.; b: 12Apr1887, near Arenzville, IL; d: 20Apr1976, Canoga Park, CA; bu: Oakland Cemetery, Meredosia, IL; fa: William Burrus; mo: Sarah Beauchamp. Resided the last 50 years in California; formerly of the Meredosia-Arenzville, IL area. Never married, she was the last of her immediate family. These nieces and nephews live in Illinois: Dale Burrus and Donna Burrus of Jacksonville, Charles Burrus of Arenzville, Edward Burrus and Jack Burrus of Beardstown, and William Burrus of Peoria; four others living out of state.

BURRUS, Ruth V.; b. 23Sep1905, Arenzville, IL; d: 27Mar1989, Franklin, IL; bu: Fairview Cemetery, Bluffs, IL; fa: Thomas E. Burrus; mo: Ida Vannier. Survived by a cousin: Mrs. Emily Sievers of Jacksonville. Preceded by a sister: Aileen Holcombe.

BURRUS, S. Donna; b: 13Dec1912, near Arenzville, IL; b: 5Nov1981, Jacksonville, IL; bu: Oakland Cemetery, Meredosia, IL; fa: Edgar J. Burrus; mo: Maude Wilday. A resident of rural Arenzville, IL Survived by two brothers: Dale of Arenzville and William of Peoria. Preceded by two brothers.

BURRUS, William D.; b: 1Aug1917, Meredosia, IL; d: 29Nov1983, Peoria, IL; bu: Oakland Cemetery, Meredosia, IL; m: Vera A. Barth on 12Oct1940 in Bowling Green, MO; fa: Edgar Burrus; mo; Maude Wilday. A resident of Peoria, IL WWII Navy vet. Survived by his wife; one son: William D. Burrus, Jr. of Lansing, MI; one brother: Bill Burrus of Arenzville; one niece; and one nephew. Preceded by one brother: Charles; and one sister: Donna Burrus.

BURT, Frances (Sanford) Haber; b: 19Sep1896, Rushville, IL; d: 21Jul1978, Chesterton, Ind.; bu: Rushville, IL; m: 1) Clark Haber (date and place not stated); and 2) Alex Burt on 3Jul1946 in Crown Point, Ind.; fa: Valney Sanford; mo: Elizabeth Johnston. 1st husband preceded in death 20Jun1941. A resident of Chesterton, Ind.; formerly of Rushville, IL Survived by her husband; a son: Donald Haber of Chesterton, Ind.; a daughter: Mrs. Harold (Elizabeth) Richards of Roanoke, Va.; a sister: Mrs. Hugh (Virginia) Kinnamon of Blue Island; four grand and six g-grandchildren. Preceded by a sister: Lois Foote.

BURTON, Ann (Devlin); b: 1920 in Jacksonville, IL; d: 30Oct1982, Quincy, IL; bu: (body donated to science); m: Jim Burton (date and place not stated); fa: Charles Devlin; mo: Mayme (surname not stated). Husband preceded in death in November, 1981. A resident of Quincy, IL Survived by two daughters: Rita Ann Bilsik of Quincy, and Mary Catherine Burton of Florida; and three sons: Jimmy Burton and Tom Burton, both of Quincy, and Bill Burton of Philadelphia, Pa.; two grandchildren; two sisters: Catherine Sorrells of Jacksonville and Mary W. Rankin of Union, MO Preceded by one sister.

BURTON, Barbara J. (Galloway); b: 9Jan1930, Rushville, IL; d: 2Jan1996, Rushville, IL; bu: Browning, IL; m: Gene Burton on 15Feb1948 in Mt. Sterling, IL; fa: Grover Galloway; mo: Helen Parker. A resident of Browning, IL Survived by her husband; three sons: Charles of Rushville and Paul and Jeff, both of Browning; five grandchildren; a step-great-grandson; two brothers: Donald and James Arlin Galloway, both of Mt. Sterling; and a sister: Frances Bordenkircher of Mt. Sterling. Preceded by an infant daughter: a grandson; a sister: Jean Gregory; and a brother: Clifton Galloway.

BURTON, Florence A.; b; 22Dec1908, Chicago, IL; d: 15Jul1990, Kankakee, IL; bu: Newmansville, IL; m: Henry E. Burton on 26Nov1945 in Chandlerville, IL; fa & mo: (not stated). Husband preceded in death 18Dec1986. A resident of Bradley; formerly of Newmansville, IL Survived by three daughters: Shirley Behl, Laverne Behl and Sandra Henderson, all of Bradley; three step-daughters: Joanne Eskew of Alamo, Tenn., Donna Jean Meyers of Jacksonville and Nancy Leathers of Petersburg; two step-sons: Roy Burton of Newmansville and Ray Burton of Frankfort; 30 grand and 16 g-grandchildren.

BURTON, Henry E.; b: 10Sep1917, Burtons Ridge, KY; d: 18Dec1986, Kankakee, IL; bu: Newmansville, IL; m: Florence A. Biddlecom on 28Nov1945 in Springfield, IL; fa: Minter Burton; mo: Mary Lou Corbin. A resident of Bourbonnais, IL WWII Navy vet. Survived by his wife; two sons: Roy Burton of Newmansville and Ray Burton of Frankfort; six daughters: Mrs. George (Beverly Joanne) Serratt of Dyersburg, Tenn., Mrs. Harold (Donna Jean) Meyer of Jacksonville, Mrs. James (Nancy) Leathers of Petersburg and Mrs. Larry (Shirley) Behl, Mrs. Terry (Laverne) Behl and Mrs. Robert (Sandra) Henderson, all of Bradley; 30 grand, 11 g-grandchildren; and two sisters: Mrs. Ella Harmn of Cincinnati, Ohio and Mrs. Bertha Sullivan of Indianapolis, Ind.

BURTON, Jim; b: (not stated); d: 5Dec1981, Quincy, IL; bu: (body donated to science); m: Ann Devlin (date and place not stated); fa & mo: (not stated). A resident of Quincy; formerly of Jacksonville, IL; was 58 years of age at time of death. Survived by his wife and five children: Rita, Ann, Jim, Tom, Mary Catherine and Bill.

BURTON, John E.; b: 30May1939, Rockford, IL; d: 5Jan1996, Jacksonville, IL; bu: East Cemetery, Jacksonville Il.; fa: John Burton; mo: Leona Louise Woolin. (No survivors listed)

BURTON, Josephine E. (Bibe); b: 21Jun1922, Jacksonville, IL; d: 25May1992, Jacksonville, IL; bu: East Cemetery, Jacksonville, IL; m: (not stated); fa: Arnett Bibe; mo: Dorine Butler. Survived by her father of Ft. Wayne, Ind.; one daughter: Dorine "Peggy" Dunbar of Peru, Ind.; one granddaughter; and two sisters: Juanita Cayce of Ft. Wayne, Ind. and Shirley Ferris of Champaign. Preceded by one brother: Arnett Bibe, Jr.

BURTON, Lewis M.; b: 18Jul1906, Schuyler Co., IL; d: 25Sep1978, Love's Park, IL; bu: Rushville, IL; m: Helen Malcomson (date and place not stated); fa: Ira Burton; mo: Cora King. Wife preceded in death in 1961. (No survivors listed)

BURTON, Margie M. (Marshall); b: 4Dec1924, McLeansboro, IL; d: 14Oct1995, Punta Gorda, FL; bu: Sunset Hills Cemetery, Edwardsville, IL; m: Billy C. Burton (date and place not stated); fa: John Marshall; mo: Irene (surname not stated). A former resident of Woodson, IL Survived by her husband; five children: Ronald L. Lambie of Murrayville, John W. (wife, Sharon) Lambie of Woodson, Cheryl A. (husband, Larry) Wade of Winchester, Terry G. (wife, Cammy) Burton of Jacksonville, and Gary Aburton of Punta Gorda, FL; one sister: Verna Berkemeier of Grafton,; 11 grand and 15 g-grandchildren. Preceded by one brother: Edward Marshall of St. Louis, MO; and on great-grandson.

BURTON, Martha D. (Doyle); b: 28Sep1896, Wright, IL; d: 24Oct1977, White Hall, IL; bu: Carrollton, IL; m: Ward Burton on 20Aug1915 in Jacksonville, Il; fa: Frank Doyle; mo: Dora Short. Husband preceded in death in February, 1965. A resident of Wrights, IL Survived by a daughter: Mrs. John (Sis) Carter of Carrollton; eight grand and 11 g-grandchildren. Preceded by a son: James; and a daughter: Frances Hamond; and two infant children.

BURTON, Mary Lou (Rhodes); b: 14Sep1928, Patterson, IL; d: 3Dec1992, Springfield, IL; bu: Pine Tree Cemetery, Patterson, IL; m: William R. Burton on 13Apr1946 in Hannibal, MO; fa: Orville Rhodes; mo: Zada Brickey. A resident of Patterson, IL Survived by her husband; four sons: Don of White Hall, Raymond and Richard, both of Roodhouse, and Randy of Peoria; two daughters: Mrs. Jim (Debbie) Moulton of White Hall and Mrs. Jeff (Diane) Bates of Jacksonville; nine grandchildren; and one brother: Russell Rhodes of Belleville. Preceded by one sister: Helen Bain; and one brother: James Rhodes.

BURTON, Ruth (Clark); b: 8Mar1899, Greenfield, IL; d: 10Jul1983, Jacksonville, IL; bu: Oak Wood Cemetery, Greenfield, IL; m: Richard L. Burton in September, 1916 at Carrollton, IL; fa: John Clark; mo: Nancy Peterson. Husband preceded in death in 1946. A resident of Greenfield, IL Survived by five sons: Richard A. of Greenfield, Jack L. of Detroit, MI, Junior Lee of Belleville, MI, Billy C. of Woodson; and Bob R. of Bradenton, FL; eight grand and seven step-grandchildren and one g-g-granddaughter; one sister: Lucille Taylor of Westland, MI Preceded by two brothers and two grandsons.

BURTON, Sheila Marie (Johnson); b: 21Sep1956 (place not stated); d: 5Feb1985 Cleveland, Ohio; bu: East Cemetery, Jacksonville, IL; m: John M. Burton on 23Dec1972 in Jacksonville, IL; fa: Gerald Johnson; mo: Dorothy Morgan. A resident of Warrensville, Ohio. Survived by her husband; her mother: Dorothy Morgan Jackson Washington; two sons: Thomas James Burton and John Mark Burton of Warrensville, Ohio; one brother: James Jackson, with the United States Air Force in Spain; one sister: Deborah Greer of Springfield; and one half-brother: Lyle D. Johnson of Springfield. Preceded by her step-father: James A. Jackson.

BURTON, William Joseph; b: 18May1921, Monticello, KY; d: 9Jan1985, Carlinville, IL; bu: Oak Wood Cemetery, Greenfield, IL; m: Irene Arnold on 9Mar1941 in Greenfield, IL; fa: William Burton; mo: Lilly Eller. A resident of Chesterfield, IL Survived by his wife; six daughters: Mrs. Vernon (Brenda) Cline of Godfrey, Mrs. David (Paula) Hassberger and Mrs. John (Barbara) Warner, both of Norfolk, Va., Debra Bruce of Edwardsville, Mrs. Gerald (Pamela) Jolly of Brighton and Miss Teresa Burton of Staunton; three sons: William D. Burton of Brighton, John J. Burton of Fort Bliss, Texas and Todd E. Burton of Alton; 13 grandchildren; four sisters: Mrs. Orville (Mossie) Roberts of Greenfield, Mrs. Russell (Audrey) McDonald of Riverside, CA, Mrs. Kenneth (Flossie) Condo of Vandalia and Mrs. Chris (May) Shimboff of Brownstown; four brothers: Osborn Burton of San Bernardino, CA, Lillard Burton of Palmyra, Ottis Burton of Wrights and Danny Burton of Missouri. Preceded by one brother.

BURTON, Winifred L. (Charleston); b: 9Nov1913, Festus, MO; d: 27Dec1988, Jacksonville, IL; bu: East Cemetery, Jacksonville, IL; m: (not stated); fa: Harvey Charleston; mo: Gertrude Gill. Survived by a brother: Raymond Charleston of Festus, MO Preceded by two brothers.

BUSBY, Anna Marie (Mayfield); b: 20Sep1924, Brown Co., IL; d: 9May1993, Springfield, IL; bu: Catholic Cemetery, Mt. Sterling, IL; m: George B. "Si" Busby on 26Jul1946 in Mt. Sterling, IL; fa: Arthur Mayfield; mo: Florence Kunkel. Husband preceded in death 8Dec1966. A resident of Mt. Sterling Il. Survived by two daughters: Mrs. Don (Norma) Newenham of Mt. Sterling and Mrs. Dale (Phyllis) Wenger of Rushville; two sons: Tom Busy of Chandlerville and Danny Busby of Mt. Sterling; four grandchildren; one step-grandchild; three brothers: Frank Mayfield and Elmon Mayfield, both of Mt. Sterling, and Harold Mayfield of California; and one sister: Mrs. Russell (Louise) Taylor of Mt. Sterling. Preceded by two brothers: Leonard Mayfield and J. D. Mayfield; and two sisters: Marguerite Mayfield and Regina Ebbing.

BUSBY, Ivan "Moon"; b: 21Jul1920, Schuyler Co., IL; d: 15May1986, Springfield, IL; bu: Rushville, IL; m: Rose Marie Dean on 6Sep1947 in Rushville, IL; fa: Melvin F. Busby; mo; Margaret J. Boyd. A resident of rural Rushville, IL WWII Army vet. Survived by his wife; a daughter: Mrs. Donald (Shirley) Ward of Rushville; a son: Michael Busby of rural Rushville; five grandchildren; and three brothers: Paul and Roy, both of rural Rushville, and Everett of Copperstown. Preceded by one infant son: Charles Lloyd; and two brothers.

BUSBY, Minnie Florine (Gillette); b: 16Mar1910, Woodstock, IL; d: 13Jun1978, Rushville Il.; bu: Rushville, IL; m: Paul Busby on 1Aug1936 (place not stated); fa: Frank E. Gillette; mo: Lelia Black. A resident of rural Rushville, IL Survived by her husband; a son: Melvin Busby of Kansas City, MO; and a daughter: Mary Jane Lovell of Tallula; two brothers: Joseph R. Gillette of Rushville and Charles Gillette of Canton; two sisters: Eloise Melvin of Rushville and Ellen Moorhouse of Canton; and four grandchildren. Preceded by a brother: John.

BUSBY, Paul W.; b: 8May1906, Rushville, IL; d: 29Jan1995, Rushville Il.; bu: Rushville, IL; m: 1) Minnie Florine Gillette on 1Aug1936 in Rushville, IL; and 2) Mary Bartlow Wilson on 6Oct1979 in Canton, IL; fa: Frank Busby; mo: Margaret J. Boyd. 1st wife preceded in death 13Jun1978. A resident of Rushville. Survived by his wife; one son: Melvin Busby of Kansas City, MO; one daughter: Mary Jane Lovell of Rushville; one grandson; three granddaughters; one g-granddaughter; one brother: Everett Busby of Mt. Sterling; and several nieces and nephews. Preceded by four bothers: Robert, George, Roy and Ivan.

BUSBY, Robert E.; b: 12Aug1903, Schuyler Co., IL; d: 8Jan1986, Rushville, IL; bu: Rushville, IL; m: Minnie Fey on 2Jul1934 in Schuyler, IL; fa: Frank Busby; mo: Margaret Boyd. A resident of Mt. Sterling, IL Survived by his wife; two daughters: Mrs. Robert (Linda) Shepherd of Timewell and Mrs. Logan (Margaret) McClelland of Wayne, NE; four brothers: Paul, Roy and Ivan all of Rushville, and Everett of Mt. Sterling; four grand and three g-grandchildren. Preceded by his parents; one brother; and one sister.

BUSBY, Roy G.; b: 15Jun1912, Rushville Il.; d: 25Jun1989, Macomb, IL; bu: Rushville, IL; m: Ruth Dean on 22Sep1934 in Rushville Il.; fa: Melvin F. Busby; mo: Margaret J. Boyd. A resident of rural Rushville, IL Survived by his wife; two sons: Allen and Ronald, both of rural Rushville; five grandchildren; and two brothers: Paul of Rushville and Everett of Cooperstown. Preceded by three brothers: Robert, George and Ivan.

BUSCH, Ora E (Potter); b: 26Jul1916, Tallula, IL; d: 13Apr1993, Springfield, IL; bu: Farmers Point Cemetery, Petersburg Il.; m: (not stated); fa: Richard G. Potter; mo: Eva M. Homer. A resident of Springfield; formerly of Tallula and Jacksonville. Survived by two children: Shelby E. Hamilton of Belleville and Darrell A. Hamilton of Manassas, Va.; five grand and five g-grandchildren; and four brothers and sisters: Georgia Sinclair of Tallula, Jane Keirl of Jacksonville, Charles Potter of Tallula and Robert G. Potter of Marmaduke, Ark.; and several nieces and nephews.

BUSEN, Anna M. (Wort); b: 4Jan1888, Brown Co., IL; d: 19Oct1977, Rushville, IL; bu: Catholic Cemetery, Mt. Sterling, IL; m: Joseph Busen on 14Nov1912 in Mt. Sterling, IL; fa: Henry Wort; mo: Elizabeth Kassing. Husband preceded in death in 1950. A resident of Mt. Sterling, IL Survived by the following children: Harry of Timewell, Cletus of Trenton, MI, Clifford of Lincoln Park, MI, Herbert of Timewell, and Mrs. Roberta Majewski of Allen Park, MI; four sisters: Mrs. Gertrude DeWitt of Mt. Sterling, Mrs. Regina Langan of Peoria, Mrs. Lewis (Bertha) DeWitt of Mt. Sterling, and Mrs. Minnie Brodenkircher of Mt. Sterling; 18 grand and 17 g-grandchildren. Preceded by a brother, four sisters, and a son.

BUSEN, Emily (Wort); b: 22Dec1892, Brown Co., IL; d: 12Oct1976, Quincy, IL; bu: Catholic Cemetery, Mt. Sterling, IL; m: Anthony Andrew Busen on 11Aug1914 (place not stated); fa: Henry Wort; mo: Elizabeth Kassing. Husband preceded in death 14Jan1952. A resident of Mt. Sterling, IL Survived by three sons: Norbert and Richard, both of Mt. Sterling, and Donald of Jacksonville; two daughters: Mrs. Milburn Underwood and Mrs. Lewis (Dorothy) Ham, both of Mt. Sterling; five sisters: Ann Busen, Gertrude DeWitt, Barbara DeWitt and Minnie Bordenkircher, all of Mt. Sterling, and Regina Langan of Peoria; 16 grand and 14 g-grandchildren; and two step-grandchildren. Preceded by a brother and three sisters.

BUSEN, Francis J.; b: 8Jun1912, Brown Co., IL; d: 18Dec1988, Quincy, IL; bu: Catholic Cemetery, Mt. Sterling, IL; m: Geraldine Joner in 1952 (place not stated); fa: George Busen; mo: Florence McEntee. Resident of the Illinois Veterans Home, Quincy, IL; formerly of East Moline and Mt. Sterling. Vet. Survived by his wife; two sons: William of Colorado Springs, CO, and David of Moline; three sisters: Mrs. Francis (Mary) Ray of M. Sterling, Mrs. Woodrow (Irene) White of Jackson, MO, and Mrs. Lovelle (Elinor) Davis of Mt. Sterling; and a granddaughter: Sonnet A. Busen of Moline. Preceded by two brothers: James L. and Charles; and a sister: Louise Ray.

BUSEN, Harry J.; b: 14Jan1916, Brown Co., IL; d: May1996, Mt. Sterling, IL; bu: Catholic cemetery, Mt. Sterling, IL; m: Mary Agnes Geisler on 12Feb1946 in Mt. Sterling, IL; fa: Joseph Busen; mo: Anna Wort. WWII Arm vet. Survived by his wife; one daughter: Mrs. Richard (Marilyn Joan) Vikander of Minneapolis, , MN; one son: Edward Jr. (wife, Nancy) Busen of Houston, TX; one brother: Clifford William Busen of Lincoln Park, MI; one sister: Mrs. Donald (Roberta) Majewski of Bayonet Point, FL; and five grandchildren. Preceded by two brothers: Cletus and Herbert.

BUSEN, Norbert Anthony; b: 3Sep1916, Brown Co., IL; d: 24Dec1976, rural Mt. Sterling, IL; bu: Catholic Cemetery, Mt. Sterling, IL; m: Mary Joan Ehrhardt on 14Feb1955 in Rushville, IL; fa: Anthony Andrew Busen; mo: Emily Bernadine Wort. WWII vet. Survived by his wife; a son: Tony of Mt. Sterling; two daughters: Teresa and Trudy, both at home; two brothers: Richard of Herman and Donald of Jacksonville; and two sisters: Mr. Mib (Helen) Underwood and Mrs. Lewis (Dorothy) Ham, both of Mt. Sterling.

BUSEY, Bertha (Tankersley); b: 14Nov1892, Scott Co., IL; d: 22Sep1989, Jacksonville, IL; bu: Memorial Lawn Cemetery, Jacksonville; m: Walter Busey on 22Jun1922 (place nos stated); fa: Thomas Tankersley; mo: Sarah Fearneyhough. Husband preceded in death 22Apr1978. Survived by three daughters: Mrs. Bernita Grissom and Mrs. Marshall (Esta) Manker, both of Jacksonville, and Margaret Ellen Busey of Springfield; two sons: Gerald of Jacksonville and Donald of South Lake Tahoe, CA; 13 grand and 24 g-grandchildren; and a sister: Effie Tankersley of Jacksonville. Preceded by four brothers and four sisters.

BUSEY, Betty Jane (Spencer); b: 10Dec1923, Jacksonville, IL; d: 16Jul1986, Las Vegas, Nevada; bu: Las Vegas, Nevada; m: Thomas Busey (date and place not stated); fa: Floyd I. Spencer; mo: Gladys (surname not stated). A former resident of Jacksonville, IL Survived by her husband; a daughter: Sandra Busey; her mother: Gladys Bates; a sister: Doris Winchester, all of Las Vegas; a son: Jeffrey of Jeanette, Pa.; a brother: Harold Spencer of Yuma, AZ; a half-sister: Debra Weber of Joliet; and her step-mother: Eileen Spencer of Jacksonville. Preceded by her father.

BUSEY, Edgar T.; b: 22Jan1887, Morgan Co., IL; d: 24Nov1992, Jacksonville, IL; bu: Diamond Grove Cemetery, Jacksonville; m: Maude M. McNeal on 25May1916 in Springfield, IL; fa: Thomas S. Busey; mo: Margaret Ann Hale. Wife preceded in death 5Jun1973. Survived by one son: Harold M. Busey of Jacksonville; three grand and six g-grandchildren. Preceded in death by two brothers: George and Walter; and two sisters: Laura and Ida.

BUSEY, Elizabeth Marie; b: 4Nov1897 (place not stated); d: 14Dec1996, Jacksonville, IL; bu: Diamond Grove Cemetery, Jacksonville; fa: John William Busey; mo: Sarah Jane Watts. Survived by a niece: Mrs. Robert (Gladys) Mawson of Jacksonville; and several cousins. Preceded by one step-sister: Lou Crouse.

BUSEY, Emma (Holle); b: 12Feb1918, Jacksonville, IL; d: 13Jun1984, WA, D.C.; bu: Diamond Grove Cemetery, Jacksonville; m: Dr. Harold Busey on 14Jul1941 in Baton Rouge, LA; fa: Fred A. Holle; mo: Kathryn O. Ebrecht. Resident of Bethesda, MD Survived by her husband; her mother of Jacksonville; three daughters: Dixie Hanks of Los Alamos, N.M., Betty Holder of Houston, TX, and Wendy Buey of Arlington, Va.; three grandchildren; three sisters: Mabel Holle and Patricia Patrick, both of Lake Forest, and Charlene Hobbie of Waverly; a niece and a nephew.

BUSEY, Frances L. (Magner); b: (not stated); d: 11May1987, St. Louis Co., MO; bu: Calvary Cemetery, Jacksonville Il.; m: Howard F. Busey on 16Oct1932 in Jacksonville; fa: James T. Magner; mo: Rosetta McHatton. Husband preceded in death in 1980. Resident of St. Louis, MO Survived by a son: Phillip Busey of St. Louis, MO; a sister: Rosetta Doyle of Jacksonville, Charles Magner of South Bend, Ind., and Louis Magner of Seguin, Texas. Preceded by an infant son and a brother: James.

BUSEY, Gerald T.; b: 12Jul1931, Morgan Co., IL; d: 13Aug1992, Springfield, IL; bu: Memorial Lawn Cemetery, Jacksonville, IL; m: Mary Jo Goday on 25May1957 in East Moline, IL; fa: Walter Busey; mo: Bertha Tankersley. Resident of Jacksonville. Korean War Air Force vet. Survived by his wife; one son: Steven of Springfield; three daughters: Mrs. Thomas (Linda) McDannald of Jacksonville, Mrs. Ray (Joette) Hula of Imperial, MO, and Kathleen Busey of Jacksonville; three grandchildren; one brother: Donald of South Lake Tahoe, CA; three sisters: Margaret Ellen Busey of Springfield, Bernita Grissom of Jacksonville and Esta Manker of Jacksonville; and several nieces and nephews. Preceded by h is parents.

BUSEY, Harold M.; b: 16Jun1917, Jacksonville Il.; d: 26Jun1993, Albuquerque, N.M.; bu: Diamond Grove Cemetery, Jacksonville, IL; m: Emma Holle on 14Jun1941 in Baton Rouge, LA; fa: Edgar T. Busey; mo: Maude Mae McNeil. Wife preceded in death 13Jun1984 Resident of Jacksonville. Survived by three daughters: Dixie Hanks of Los Alamos, N.M., Mrs. Warren (Wendy) Friedland of Rockville, MD, and Mrs. Will (Betty) Holder of Houston, TX; seven grandchildren; and several cousins.

BUSEY, Margaret Ellen; b: 22Jun1923, Jacksonville, IL; d: 22Jun1996, Jacksonville, IL; bu: Memorial Lawn Cemetery, Jacksonville; fa: Walter Busey; mo: Bertha Tankersley. Resident of Jacksonville; formerly of Springfield. Survived by a brother: Donald Busey of Carson City, Nev.; two sisters: Bernita Grissom and Mrs. Marshall (Esta) Manker, both of Jacksonville; and several nieces and nephews. Preceded by her parents; and a brother: Gerald Busey.

BUSEY, Walter L.; b: 14Jan1890, Morgan Co. Il.; d: 22Apr1978, Jacksonville, IL; bu: Memorial Lawn Cemetery, Jacksonville; m: Bertha Tankersley on 22Jun1922 (place not stated); fa: Thomas S. Busey; mo: Margaret Hale. WWI vet. Survived by his wife; two sons: Gerald of Jacksonville and Donald of San Jose, CA; three daughters: Mrs. Marshall (Esta) Manker and Mrs. William (Bernita) Grissom, both of Jacksonville, and Margaret Ellen Busey of Springfield; a brother: Edgar of Jacksonville; 13 grand and six g-grandchildren. Preceded by two sisters; a brother; and a grandson.

BUSH, Anthony Chance; b: 5Jun1991, Jacksonville, IL; d: 16Apr1992, St. Louis, MO; bu: Wilson Cemetery, Perry Il.; fa: Mark Anthony Bush; mo: Lora Ann DeJaynes. Resident of New Salem, IL Survived by his parents; paternal grandmother: Genevieve Bush of Pittsfield; maternal grandmother: Bessie DeJaynes of Griggsville; paternal great-grandmother: Ethel Bush of Camp Point; two sisters: Bridge Bush of Griggsville and Leigh Ann Leyerle of New Salem; one brother: Lawson Leyerle, Jr. of New Salem; and several aunts and uncles. Preceded by his grandfathers: Bennie DeJaynes and Marvin Bush; and his great-grandparents: Sam and Laura DeJaynes, Charles and Ruby Gladys Tipsword, Richard Bush and Maurice and Nellie Franklin Farran.

BUSH, Bernadine E.; b: 19Oct1903, Brown Co., IL; d: 21Jul1983, Jacksonville Il.; bu: Mt. Sterling, IL; fa: Earl R. Bush; mo: Effie Bush. Survived by three cousins: Wayne Schaeffer of Glendale, CA, and Merle and Everett Ward, both of Mt. Sterling.

BUSH, Christine Lynn; b: 22Oct1969, Valparaiso, Ind.; d: 1Jul1994, Bloomington, IL; bu: Swan Lake Memory Gardens, Peoria, IL; fa: David M. Bush; mo: Linda D. Probst. Resident of Bloomington; formerly of Peoria. Survived by her parents of Peoria; one sister: Deborah L. Bush of Peoria; two brothers: David L. and Steven L. Bush, both of Peoria; her paternal grandmother: Dorothy B. Bush of Farmington, MI; and her maternal grandparents: Harry and Dorothy Probst of Valparaiso, Ind. Preceded by her paternal grandfather.

BUSH, Margaret (Berry); b: 2Jun1927, Concord, IL; d: 20Jun1978, Cincinnati, Ohio; bu: Concord, IL; m: Paul Bush (date and place not stated); fa: Francis Berry; mo: Nancy Reed. Resident of Ohio; formerly of the Concord and Beardstown, IL area. Survived by her husband; these children: Duwaine Smith of New Orleans, LA, Mrs. Linda Koenig and Miss Debbie Kallas, both of Pontiac, and Mrs. Judy Newingham of LaMollie, IL.; 13 grandchildren; a brother and a sister: John Berry and Mrs. Esther Thomas, both of Concord.

BUSH, Mary A. (Scott); b: 6Jun1931, Mt. Pulaski, IL; d: 27Dec1988, Peoria, IL; bu: Peoria, IL; m: William Bush, Sr. on 19Sep1978 in Peoria, IL; fa: John Scott; mo: Mildred Gulso. Survived by her husband; a son: George Taylor of Springfield; a daughter: Misty Prescott of Nevada; two step-sons; two step-daughters; two grad and five step-grandchildren; her father and step-mother: John and Lorene Scott of Manito; a step-father: George Matthias of Virden; two brothers: Gerald Scott of Jacksonville and John Scott of Florida; and two sisters: Bette Figueira of Springfield and Marilyn Mueller of Virden.

BUSH, Verna V. (Smith); b: 22Dec1897, Jolly, Texas; d: 29Jul1988, Jacksonville, IL; bu: Asbury Cemetery; m: Carl Bush (date and place not stated); fa: Elmer E. Smith; mo: Mattie J. Devore. Husband preceded in death 22Oct1964. Survived by one sisters: Mrs. Lulu German of Burlington, Ia.; and a number of nieces and nephews. Preceded by two sisters and two brothers.

BUSHNELL, Ann M. (Barnett); b: 11Mar1918, Carrollton, IL; d: 24Jun1986, St. Louis, m. Earl Bushnell in January 1979 @ Wood River, IL; bu: Williams-Edwards Cemetery, Roodhouse, IL; m: Williams-Edwards Cemetery, Roodhouse, IL; fa: James Barnett; mo: Leva Powell. Resident of Godfrey, IL Survived by her husband.

BUSHNELL, Clara Ma (Bridgewater); b: 2Dec1890, Beardstown, IL; d:7Nov1990, Carrollton, IL; bu: Carrollton, IL; m: Roy Bushnell on 29Jun1922 in Jerseyville, IL; fa: William Bridgewater; mo: Druzella Garrett. Husband preceded in death 28Nov1977. Resident of Carrollton, IL Survived by a daughter: Mrs. Robert (Loraine) Butler of Carrollton; two grandchildren; one great-granddaughter; and seven nieces. Preceded by two sisters: Pearl May and Ida Fry; and a brother: Massie Bridgewater.

BUSHNELL, Clover W. (Camerer); b: 2Apr1912, Bluffdale, IL; d: 20Jun1988, Springfield, IL; bu: Carrollton, IL; m: Lee Bushnell on 28Mar1931 in Alton, IL; fa: Ernest Camerer; mo: Myrtle Hodgerson. Husband preceded in death 5Apr1986. Resident of Eldred, IL Survived by a daughter: Mrs. Leo (Charlotte) Schaaf of Plainview; a son: Leslie Bushnell of Eldred; six grand and 12 g-grandchildren; four sisters: Elsie Curry of Oakwood, Eileen Booth of White Hall, Marjorie Dyer of Roodhouse, and Vera McFain of Jerseyville; and two brothers: Carl Camerer, Sr. and Eugene Camerer, both of Carrollton.

BUSHNELL, Dean J.; b: 19Sep1907, Eldred, IL; d: 27Apr1982, White Hall, IL; bu: Pine Tree Cemetery, Patterson, IL; m: Rose Jan Gisel on 15Jun1930 in Jerseyville, IL; fa: Archie Bushnell; mo: Fannie Lowder. Resident of Hillview, IL. Wife preceded in death 25Oct1979. Survived by six daughters: Mrs. William (Doris) Willis of Jacksonville, Mrs. Darrell (Viola) Staats, Mrs. Harley (Dorothy) Presley, Mrs. Jack (Janet) Isham, Mrs. John (Mary Ann) Farris and Mae Adams, all of Hillview; and one son: Lee Bushnell of White Hall; 29 grandchildren; two sisters: Hattie Richey of Jerseyville and Beatrice Snyder of Ladonia, MO; two brothers: Jack Bushnell of East Moline and Ray Bushnell of White Hall. Preceded by three sisters, four brothers and four grandchildren.

BUSHNELL, Francis Lee; b: 9Mar1937, Eldred, IL; d: 8Jan1987, White Hall, IL; bu: White Hall, IL; m: Patsy DeShasier on 31Jan1958 in Roodhouse, IL; fa: Dean Bushnell; mo: Rose Geisle. Survived by his wife; three daughters: Dana Bushnell, Marcia Hardy and Lisa Bushnell, all of White Hall; three grandchildren; and six sisters: Viola Staats, Mae Adams, Janet Isham and Mary Ann Farris, all of Hillview, Doris Evans of Jacksonville and Dorothy Presley of White Hall. Preceded by two sons: Rick and Pete; and a brother.

BUSHNELL, Irvin Ray; b: 19Dec1914, Eldred, IL; d: 23Jun1986, Jacksonville, IL; bu: Pine Tree Cemetery, Patterson, IL; m: (not stated); fa: Archibald Bushnell; mo: Fannie Mae Lowder. Survived by two sons: Lyndell of Tempe, AZ, and Marvin of Morrison; one daughter: Barbara Ayers of Chadwick; ten grand and eight g-grandchildren; two sisters: Hattie Richards of Jerseyville and Beatrice Snyder of Lidonia, MO; and one brother: Jack Bushnell of Moline. Preceded by two grandchildren; three sisters; and five brothers.

BUSHNELL, June (Fair); b: 14Jun1920, White Hall, IL; d: 19Feb1994, St. Louis, MO; bu: White Hall, IL; m: (not stated); fa: John Fair; mo: Oneita Spencer. Resident of Carrollton, IL Survived by two daughters: Judy Cullom of Schererville, Ind., and Donna Barber of Owensville, Ind.; two sons: Robert Bushnell of Bethalto and Mike Fair of Hillsboro; 11 grandchildren; and two sisters: Rama Medley of Wisconsin and Aine Bosworth of Herrin.

BUSHNELL, Lee O.; b: 1Jan1900, Eldred, IL; d: 6Apr1986, Jerseyville Il.; bu: Carrollton, IL; m: Clover Camerer on 28Mar1931 in Alton, IL; fa: Walter Bushnell; mo: Katherine Tuey. Resident of Eldred, IL Survived by his wife; one daughter: Mrs. Leo (Charlotte) Schaaf of Plainview; one son: Leslie of Eldred; six grand and 11 g-grandchildren; and two sisters: Opal Davidson of Jacksonville and Lelia Giberson of Roodhouse.

BUSHNELL, Louise L. (Simmons); b: 4Feb1913, Manchester, IL; d: 18Aug1995, Moline, IL; bu: Oakland Cemetery, Meredosia, IL; m: Thomas Bushnell on 4Feb1942 in Jacksonville, IL; fa: Carey W. Simmons; mo: Annie Lemon. Husband preceded in death 9May1991. Resident of Milton, IL Survived by one sister: Lois L. Turley of Rock Island; one sister-in-law: Mary Simmons of Roodhouse; and several nieces and nephews.

BUSHNELL, Mary Eileen (Scott); b: 31Jul1906, Scott Co., IL; d: 28Jul1985, Howell, Michigan; bu: Memorial Lawn Cemetery, Jacksonville, IL; m: Ray Bushnell (date and place not stated); fa: Silas S. Scott; mo: Mary Ann Havens. Husband preceded in death. Resident of Fenton, Michigan. Survived by a niece: Mrs. Bonnie Felix of Fenton, MI, and a sister: Hazel E. Scott of Jacksonville. Preceded by four sisters and a brother.

BUSHNELL, Murl Dean; b: 4Jan1919, Alsey, IL; d: 2Mar1991, rural Roodhouse, IL; bu: Williams-Edwards Cemetery, near Roodhouse, IL; m: Capitola Ardene King on 2Jul1941 in Elsburry, MO; fa: Harry E. Bushnell; mo: Gladys Leah Day. WWII Army vet. Survived by his wife; three sons: Larry Bushnell of Roodhouse, Gary Bushnell and Terry Bushnell, both of rural Roodhouse; three daughters: Mrs. James (Karen Ferguson) Black of Roodhouse, Mrs. Joseph (Linda) Turner of Riverton and Leah Thomas of White Hall; 14 grand and 13 g-grandchildren; two brothers: Earl E. Bushnell of White Hall and Curtis Bushnell of Wichita Falls, TX; six sisters: Lucille King and Audrey Ontis, both of Carrollton, Pauline O'Kelly of Horseshoe Bend, Ark., Virginia Whitlock of Kane, Ruth Adcock of Eldred and Doris DeShasier of White Hall.

BUSHNELL, Richard L.; b: 14Oct1954, Jersey Co., IL; d: 24Jul1978, Hardin, IL; bu: Eldred, IL; fa: Jack Bushnell; mo: Mary Adelle Talley. Resident of Rock Island, IL Survived by his parents; these brothers and sisters: William of East Moline, Jack of Hardin, Mike, Kathy and Martha, all of Rock Island, and Connie Lindsey of Milan.

BUSHNELL, Roe Jan (Gisel); b: 30Mar1914, Ladonia, MO; d: 25Oct1979, Hillview, IL; bu: Pine Tree Cemetery, Patterson, IL; m: Dean Bushnell on 15Jul1930 in Jerseyville, IL; fa: Fred Gisel; mo: Ilda Burston. Survived by her husband; these children: Mrs. Darrell (Viola) Staats of Hillview, Lee of White Hall, Mae Adams of Hillview, Mrs. William (Doris) Willis of Roodhouse, Mrs. Harley (Dorothy) Pressley of Hillview, Mrs. Jack (Janet) Isham of Hillview, Mrs. John ((Mary) Farris of Hillview; 28 grand and 3 g-grandchildren. Preceded by three sons: four grandchildren; and a brother.

BUSHNELL, Roy; b: 4Feb1892, Eldred, IL; d: 27Nov1977, Carrollton, IL; bu: Carrollton, IL; m: Clara Bridgewater in 1922 (place not stated); fa: Alvin Bushnell; mo: Lulu Carr. Resident of rural Eldred, IL Survived by his wife; a daughter: Mrs. Robert (Loraine) Butler of Carrollton; two grandchildren; one g-grandchild; and a brother: Walter of Alton. Preceded by three brothers, two sisters and a half-brother.

BUSHNELL, Thomas O.; b: 16Feb1903, Granite City, IL; d: 8Apr1991, Moline, IL; bu: Oakland Cemetery, Meredosia, IL; m: Louise Simmons on 4Feb1942 in Jacksonville, IL; fa: Chauncey Bushnell; m: Emma McAllister. Resident of Moline, IL WWII Army vet. Survived by a sister-in-law: Lois Turley of Rock Island; a brother-in-law: Carl Simmons of Roodhouse; two nephews; two nieces; four g-nieces; and three g-nephews. Preceded by one son: Gerald Wayne Bushnell; and one sister: Iona Walsh.

BUSKIRK, Albert J.; d: 29Jul1919, Sheridan, Wyo.; d: 29Apr1995, Pittsfield, IL; d: Mt. Sterling, IL; fa: Tom Buskirk; mo: Adah Franklin. Resident of the Barry Nursing Home; formerly of the Mt. Sterling and Griggsville areas. Survived by three sisters: Alice Crawford of Versailles and Betty Kurtz and Ethel Glasgow, both of Quincy; one brother: Robert Buskirk of Sheridan, Wyo.; and several nieces and nephews. Preceded by two sisters: Goldie Ritchey and Clara Hedrick; and three brothers: Edward, Harold and Walter Buskirk.

BUSKIRK, Daniel E.; b: 10Apr1935, Perry, IL; d: 4Dec1984, East Hannibal, IL; bu: Griggsville, IL; m: Sharon White Syrcle on 15Apr1983 in Quincy, IL; fa: Edward Buskirk; mo: Alta Franklin. Resident of Quincy, IL Army vet. Survived by his wife; a daughter: Mrs. Karma Moore of Eudora, KS.; two step-daughters: Donna and Tammy Syrcle, at home; two step-sons: David and John Robert Syrcle, both of Quincy; two sisters: Mrs. Mary Ann Holder of Versailles, and Mrs. Edna M. Buster of Jacksonville; two brothers: Richard D. Buskirk of Griggsville and Robert E. Buskirk of Mt. Sterling.

BUSKIRK, Donald Lee; b: 8Jan1941, Adams Co., IL; d: 24Apr1981, Beardstown, IL; bu: Mounds Cemetery, near Timewell, IL; m: Carolyn Beebe on 10Apr1964 in Timewell, IL; fa: James Earnest Buskirk; mo: Margaret Wiley. Resident of Timewell. Vet. Survived by his wife; a son: Jeffrey Allen, at home; a daughter: Janet Ann, at home, a brother: Robert Lee of Quincy; and two sisters: Mrs. Marie Burch of Timewell and Mrs. Tom (Della) Wagner of Mt. Sterling.

BUSKIRK, Harold George Kenneth; b: 8Mar1926, Sheridan, Wyoming; d: 5Dec1978, Quincy, IL; bu: Mt. Sterling, IL; fa: Tom Buskirk; mo: Adah Franklin. A former resident of Brown Co., IL WWII & Korean War vet. Survived by two brothers: Robert of Sheridan, Wyoming and Albert of Griggsville; four sisters: Mrs. Clara Hedrick of Sedalia, MO, Mrs. Alice Crawford of Mt. Sterling, Mrs. Ethel Glasgow of Maywood, MO, and Mrs. Betty Kurtz of Quincy. Preceded by his parents; ten brothers; and a sister.

BUSS, Alice Louise (Howard); b: 30Jul1901, Mt. Sterling, IL; d: 26Mar1982, Rushville, IL; bu: Catholic Cemetery, Mt. Sterling, IL; m: Ralph Walter Buss in January, 1922 in Quincy, IL; fa: John Howard; mo: Hanna Miller. Resident of Mt. Sterling. Husband preceded in death 8May1956. Survived by five daughters: Mrs. John (Maryann) Yeakel, Mrs. Vernon (Jeanette) Flynn and Mrs. Barbara Langan, all of Mt. Sterling, Mrs. Hubert (Delores) Sides of Versailles, and Mrs. Harriet Jean Carpenter of Fort Worth, TX; a son: John of Meredosia; 25 grand and 11 g-grandchildren. Preceded by two sisters; a brother; two infants; and three grandchildren.

BUSEE, Patricia Ann (Meline); b: 9Apr1940, Jacksonville, IL; d: 17Feb1984, Des Plaines, IL; bu: St. John's Lutheran Cemetery, Mt. Prospect, IL; m: Ronald Busse (date and place not stated); a: Earl "Pat" Meline; mo: Anna (surname not stated). Survived by her husband; her father of Leavenworth, KS; her mother of Jacksonville; three children: Ronald, Rebecca and Robi, all at home; a sister: Sandra Meline of Jacksonville; and two nieces: Tamara Dorzab of Jacksonville and Kathleen Betts of Palatine.

BUSSEN, Elvera A.; b: 4Mar1906, Martinsburg, MO; d: 5Sep1990, Rushville, IL; bu: Catholic Cemetery, Mt. Sterling, IL; fa: Theodore Bussen; mo: Mary Ann Patterson. Survived by 26 nieces and nephews. Preceded by six brothers and four sisters.

BUSTA, Garry Miles; b: 28Sep1954, Chicago, IL; d: 6Nov1984, Louisville, KY; bu: Diamond Grove Cemetery, Jacksonville Il.; m: Ronda Belcher (date and place not stated); fa: Anthony Pope; mo: Florence (surname not stated). Survived by his wife; the daughter of Mr. & Mrs. Dave Belcher of Jacksonville; a son: Christopher; his mother and his step-father: Al Busta.

BUSTER, Carl; b: (not stated); d: 13Oct1985, Mendota, IL; bu: (not stated); fa: Bob Buster; mo: Ollie (surname not stated). A resident of Mendota, IL; was 61 years at death. WWII vet. Survived by his wife and four children; and several cousins in the Morgan county area. Preceded by his parents, two sisters; and a brother.

BUSTER, Hattie M. (Alcorn); b: 19Sep1910, Parnell, KY; d: 15Oct1986, Jacksonville, IL; bu: East Cemetery, Jacksonville; m: James P. Buster on 15Aug1929 in Jacksonville; fa: Tellie C. Alcorn; mo: Burley Parmley. Husband preceded in death 17Apr1977. Survived by two sons: Venus P. Buster of Lansdale, Pa., and James T. Buster of Franklin; two sisters: Earline Kennett of Monticello, KY, and Bessie Cooper of Jacksonville; one brother: Jewel (Cicero) Alcorn of Murrayville; a step-other: Katha Alcorn of Jacksonville; two half-sisters: Norma Darr of Moore, OK, and June Dobson of Jacksonville; one half-brother: Donald Alcorn of Moore, OK; and one step-brother: Edward Turner of Cincinnati, Ohio; 5 grandchildren; one g-granddaughter. Preceded by one infant brother.

BUSTER, James O.; b: 20Mar1933, Murrayville, IL; d: 3Aug1981, Pekin, IL; bu: Lakeside Cemetery, Pekin, IL; m: Peggy Bishop on 24May1952 in Roodhouse, IL; fa: Joseph Buster; mo: Frona Frogg. A resident of Murrayville, IL Army vet. Survived by his wife; two sons: James O. Buster, Jr., and William Lee Buster, both of Pekin; two daughters: Jill Beyer and Frona Sue Buster, also of Pekin; three grandchildren; a brother: Joseph Buster of Franklin; a sister: Helen Helms of Delavan. Preceded by his parents and four brothers.

BUSTER, James Pierce; b: 13Jan1909, Monticello, KY; d: 17Apr1977, Jacksonville, IL; bu: East Cemetery, Jacksonville; m: Hattie Mae Alcorn on 15Aug1929 in Jacksonville; fa: James Buster; mo: Sarah Jennings. Survived by his wife; two sons: Venus P. Buster of Bloomington, , MN, and James T. Buster of Franklin; five grandchildren; two sisters: Mrs. Ellen Pogue of Greenville, Ind., and Mrs. Ina Winchester of Lewisville, Ind.

BUSTER, James T.; b: 2Apr1936, Sinclair, IL; d: 9Jan1993, Franklin, IL; bu: (cremated);m: Shirley (surname not stated) on 24Jan1959 in San Antonio, TX; fa: James P. Buster; mo: Hattie Mae Alcorn. Army vet. Survived by his wife; two sons: Kevin of Jacksonville and Greg of St. Louis; one daughter: Mrs. Richard (Stacey) Henson of Franklin; one granddaughter; and one brother: Venus P. Buster of Lansdale, Pa.

BUTCHER, Bessie I. (Lacey); b: 9Apr1918, Jacksonville, IL; d: 20Apr1996, Beardstown, IL; bu: East Cemetery, Jacksonville, IL; m: James F. Butcher on 1Feb1933 in Winchester, IL; fa: Theodore Lacey; mo; Janet Richardson. Husband preceded in death 12Oct1983. Resident of Jacksonville. Survived by two sons: James R. (wife, Melvina) Butcher of Oreana and Floyd E. Butcher of St. Louis, MO; three daughters: Mrs. Steve (Donna) Cox of Bloomington, Mrs. Alvin (Brenda) Gaines of Beardstown and Judy Butcher of Jacksonville; nine grand and 19 g-grandchildren. Preceded by two daughters: Shirley Butcher and Phyllis Williams; two brothers: Hugh Lacey and George Lacey; and two sisters: Martha Surratt and Stella Stout.

BUTCHER, Erma E. (Lewis) Clark; b: (date not stated), Bible Grove, IL; d: 6Apr1982, Oklahoma City, OK; bu: Mount Auburn Cemetery, near Dawson, IL; m: 1) Lawrence Clark Brashear; and 2) Royal Earl Butcher (date and places not stated); fa: Raymond D. Lewis; mo: Lela B. Brooks. Resident of Springfield, IL. 1st husband preceded in death in 1944; 2nd husband died in 1968. Survived by one son: Gary Brashear of Springfield; two daughters: Mrs. Mona Rooker of Dunwoody, GA, and Tamara Butcher of Springfield; four grandchildren; two brothers: Leon Lewis of Oklahoma City, OK, and Raymond Lewis, Jr. of Cherokee Village, Ark.; four sisters: Mrs. Harold (Marjorie) Stewart of Jacksonville, Mrs. Katherine Overstreet of Flora, Mrs. Roberts Watkins of Miami, Fla, and Marie Lewis of Phoenix, Arizona.

BUTCHER, Ethel J. (Tannahill); b: 24Mar1902, Franklin, IL; d: 25Nov1986, Jacksonville, IL; bu: Trinity Lutheran Cemetery, near Bethel, IL; m: Harry Butcher (date and place not stated); fa: Charles Tannahill; mo: Edith Stillwell. Husband preceded in death in 1969. A resident of Jacksonville; formerly of Franklin. Survived by one daughter: Mrs. Edlon (Lucy) Riffey of Jacksonville; one step-son: Norman Butcher of Normal; one sister: Mrs. Ellen Nunes of Jacksonville; four grand, two step-grand, 16 g-grand, and four g-g-grandchildren. Preceded by two daughters and one son.

BUTCHER, Ila May (Ballard); b: 1May1902, near White Hall, IL; d: 4Mar1989, White Hall, IL; bu: Land Cemetery, west of Palmyra, IL; m: W. Glen Butcher on 29Oct1924 in Springfield, IL; fa: Thomas Ballard; mo: Elizabeth Ann Liesenfelt. A resident of Scottville, IL Survived by her husband; a daughter: Mrs. Joann Roemer of Hettick; two sons: James of Scottville and Glen Eugene of rural Towanda; 12 grand and 19 g-grandchildren. Preceded by a brother and two sisters.

BUTCHER, J. Inze (Woolfolk); b: (date not stated), near Modesto, IL; d: 23Jul1988, Springfield, IL; bu: Panther Creek Cemetery, near Scottville, IL; m: Horace G. Butcher in 1917 (place not stated); fa: Ernest Clifford Woolfolk; mo: Mattie Owens. A resident of the Lewis Memorial Christine Village in Springfield, IL; was 89 years of age at death. Survived by her husband; and several cousins.

BUTCHER, James F.; b: 17Oct1914, Jacksonville, IL; d: 12Oct1983, Springfield, IL; bu: East Cemetery, Jacksonville, IL; m: Bessie Lacey (date and place not stated); fa: Earl Butcher; mo: Florence Anders. Resident of Jacksonville. Survived by his wife; the following children: James R. of Oreana, Floyd of Hazelwood, MO, Mrs. Steve (Donna) Cox of Bloomington, Mrs. William (Phyllis) Williams, Mrs. Alvin (Brenda) Gains, and Judy Butcher, all of Jacksonville; 10 grand and ten g-grandchildren. Preceded in death by a daughter; a brother; and two sisters.

BUTCHER, Juanita (Rigg); b: 12Jun1916, McDonough Co., IL; d: 22Dec1996, Macomb, IL; bu: Forest Lawn Memory Gardens, Macomb, IL; m: Lennie D. Butcher on 6Dec1940 in Palmyra, MO; fa: Joseph Ward Rigg; mo: Dollie Coghill. Husband preceded in death 2Jun1986. Survived by two daughters: Mrs. William (Marilyn) Walter of Eureka and Mrs. William (Janice) Schlueter of Beardstown; one son: William L. of Macomb; ten grand and seven g-grandchildren; and one brother: Marion Rigg of Roseville.

BUTCHER, Nina Maude (Pond); b: 23Mar1898, near Meredosia, IL; d: 29Aug1985, Jacksonville, IL; bu: Oakland Cemetery, Meredosia, IL; m: Frank Butcher (date and place not stated); fa: Edward Pond; mo: Florence Wilday. Husband preceded in death. Survived by two sisters: Gladys Kistner of Meredosia and Myra Hoelscher of Peoria; two nephews: Leland "Buck" McAllister of Meredosia and Ronald D. McAllister of Jacksonville; four grand-nephews and two grand-nieces. Preceded by three brothers and a sister.

BUTCHER, Verna E.; b: 23Aug1894, Palmyra, IL; d: 16Jun1976, Jacksonville, IL; bu: Oak Hill Cemetery, Palmyra, IL; fa: John W. Butcher; mo: Lula Conway. Survived by a sister: Mrs. Erma Bivin of Girard; and two nieces and one nephew.

BUTCHER, W. Glen; b: 30Jun1895, Scottville, IL; d: 5Apr1989, Carrollton, IL; bu: Land Cemetery, west of Palmyra, IL; m: Ila May Ballard on 29Oct1924 in Springfield, IL; fa: Fredrick Butcher; mo: Rolla Rohrer. Wife preceded in death 4Mar1989. Resident of Scottville, IL WWI Army vet. Survived by a daughter: Joann Roemer of Hettick; two sons: James W. Butcher of Scottville and Glen Eugene Butcher of Towanda; 12 grand and 20 g-grandchildren; and two brothers: Elbert Butcher and Horace Butcher, both of Springfield.

BUTH, Ben; b: (not stated); d: 16Oct1977, Normal, IL (Brokaw Hospital), bu: Normal, IL; m: (not stated); fa & mo: (not stated). Resident of 400 Bradley Lane, Normal, IL; was 72 years of age at death. (Survivors not listed. Word of his death was received by his daughter: Mrs. Paul (Jane) Heller of 18 Greenbriar Drive, Jacksonville, IL)

BUTH, Walter S.; b: 28Feb1916, Springfield, IL; d: 21Jun1989, Jacksonville, Ill; bu: Camp Butler National Cemetery, Springfield, IL; m: (not stated); fa: Adolph G. Buth; mo: Minna Schultz. A resident of rural Arenzville Il. WWII Army vet. Survived by a son: Roger Buth of Springfield; and three grandchildren. Preceded by two brothers.

BUTLER, Anna C. (Schild); b: 27Jun1888, Eldred, IL; d: 15Nov1976, Jacksonville, IL; d: 15Nov1976, Jacksonville, IL; bu: Memorial Lawn Cemetery, Jacksonville; m: Robert H. Butler on 9May1922 (place not stated); fa: Joseph Schild; mo: Mary Goeddey. A resident of rural Jacksonville. Survived by her husband; two daughters: Mrs. Florence Clement and Miss Mary Butler, both of Jacksonville; two grandchildren: Bill and Mary Clement, both of Jacksonville; a sister: Mrs. Lucy Logan of Eldred; and two brothers: George Schild of Eldred and Joe Schild of Hillview.

BUTLER, Annie E. (Kendall); b: 18Dec1884, Kettering, England; d: 10Oct1985, Jacksonville, IL; bu: Memorial Park Cemetery, Evanston, IL; m: Alfred William Butler on 25Dec1905 in Kettering, England; fa: Alfred William Kendall; mo: Susan Liner. Husband preceded in death in 1959. She resided with Mr. & Mrs. Vernon King in Perry, Illinois for most of the last 14 years. Survived by nieces and nephews. Preceded by an infant daughter; three brothers; and two sisters.

BUTLER, Bertha (Porter); b: 21May1914, Augusta, IL; d: 12Jun1995, Rushville, IL; bu: Mt. Sterling, IL; m: Roy Franklin Butler on 11May1940 in Palmyra, MO; fa: Thomas Porter; mo: Clara Radinger. Husband preceded in death. A resident of Mt. Sterling. Survived by several nieces and nephews; two sisters-in-law: Irene Butler and Ruth Butler, both of Mt. Sterling; a brother-in-law and sister-in-law: Mr. & Mrs. Russell Butler of Porter, Ind.; and several close friends. Preceded by two sons: Raymond "Bucky" Butler and Ronald Butler.

BUTLER, Betty Jane (Seymour); b: 21Jan1925, Franklin, IL; d: 24Sep1988, Springfield, IL; bu: Panther Creek Cemetery, Scottville, IL; m: Rex A. Butler on 14Aug1947 in Springfield, IL; fa: Galen Seymour; mo: Ada Fairburn. A resident of Scottville, IL Survived by her husband; one daughter: Linda Kay Butler of Springfield; three sisters: Irene Dowland of Scottville, Marguerite Pearson of St. Charles, MO, and Mary Ball of Murrayville; one brother: Walter "Bud" Seymour of Scottville; and her mother: Mrs. Ada Seymour of Scottville. Preceded by her father and one sister.

BUTLER, E. Kenneth; b: 28Oct1914, near Perry, IL; d: 25Sep1994, Pittsfield, IL; bu: Griggsville, IL; m: Kathryn Phillips on 22Jun1937 in Pittsfield, IL; fa: Ernest C. Butler; mo: Mary C. Bartlett. Wife preceded in death 23Dec1990. Survived by one sister: Freda Ervin of Pittsfield; and several nieces and nephews. Preceded by his parents; four brothers: Raymond, Elmer, Robert and Fred Butler, Sr.; and one niece.

BUTLER, Edna P. (Sims) Madison; b: 23Sep1903, Modesto, IL; d: 1May1985, Modesto, IL; bu: Pulliam Cemetery, Modesto, IL; m: 1) Coy Madison in 1925; and 2) Ralph Butler in 1954 (places not stated); fa: Albert Sims; mo: Nina Cooley. Survived by one daughter: Mrs. Earl (Betty) Ritz of Springfield; three sisters: Mrs. Estel Hart of Waverly, Mrs. Maude Lee Edes of Florissant, MO, and Mrs. Eva Tinsley of Palmyra; and 13 grandchildren. Preceded in death by two sons; a daughter; two brothers; and two sisters.

BUTLER, Elmer Merrill; b: 21Aug1908, near Griggsville, IL; d: 22Nov1988, Pittsfield, IL; bu: Griggsville, IL; m: Velma Ballenger on 19Feb1930 in Pittsfield, IL; fa: Ernest G. Butler; mo: Mary C. Bartlett. A resident of Griggsville, IL Survived by his wife; one daughter: Mrs. Wayne (Dorothy J.) Riley of Griggsville; one sister: Mrs. Winfred (Freda) Ervin of Pittsfield; two brothers: Fred G. of Griggsville and E. Kenneth of Pittsfield; two grandchildren: Mrs. Dr. James P. (Kimberly Rene) Rybarczyk of Muncie, Ind., and Jeffrey Korbin Riley and his wife, Victoria of Chagrin Falls, Ohio; six g-grandchildren: Tyler Korbin Riley, Seth Christopher Riley, Katie Michelle Riley, all of Chagrin Falls, Ohio, and Ryan Thomas Rybarczyk, Megan Michelle Rybarczyk and Amanda Renee Rybarczyk, all of Muncie, Ind.; two aunts: Mrs. Harry (Bertha) White of Barry and Mrs. Eva Butler Lippencott of Pittsfield; three sisters-in-law: Pauline, Kathryn and Elma Butler of Griggsville. Preceded by two brothers: Raymond and Robert.

BUTLER, Esther W. (Workman); b: 26Jun1897, Chandlerville, IL; d: 27Nov1985, Jacksonville, IL; bu: Laurel Hill Cemetery, Havana, IL; m: Loyal Butler in 1925 in Chandlerville, IL; fa: Smith Workman; mo: Maglind Witty. Husband preceded in death 8Aug1983. A resident of rural Havana, IL Survived by several nieces and nephews. Preceded by one daughter; six brothers; and five sisters.

BUTLER, Ethel (Lewis); b: 27Jun1899, Morgan Co., IL; d: 9Mar1985, Jacksonville, IL; bu: Memorial Lawn Cemetery, Jacksonville; m: William E. Butler on 2Mar1921 (place not stated); fa: William Lewis; mo: Margaret Ribein. Husband preceded in death 13Apr1953. A resident of Jacksonville; formerly of Woodson, IL Survived by two daughters: Mrs. James M. (Dorothy) White of rural Jacksonville and Mrs. Roy (Eleanor) Baldwin of Tulsa, OK; one brother: Ernest D. Lewis of rural Bluffs; four grand and two g-grandchildren. Preceded by a brother: George Lewis; and two sisters: Elsie Newman and Margaret Carpenter.

BUTLER, Fred; b: 17Apr1928, Baylis, IL; d: 11Apr1990, Perry, IL; bu: Dorsey Cemetery, Perry, IL; m: Thelma Shoemaker on 5Jul1951 in Pittsfield, IL; fa: Sylvan Ross Butler; mo: Vera Sara Smith. A resident of Perry, IL Survived by his wife; two daughters: Mrs. Robert (Vicki) Norris of Griggsville, Mrs. Dewayne (Nadine) Kessinger of Griggsville; two sons: Tim and Jim Butler of Perry; 11 grandchildren; a sister: Mrs. Carl (Martha Jane) Lawber of Perry; two brothers: Robert and Larry Butler, both of Perry. Preceded by two sisters: Anne Lawber and Darlene Butler.

BUTLER, Fred Gerald, Sr.; b: 1Dec1911, Griggsville, IL; d: 4Jun1993, Springfield, IL; bu: Griggsville, IL; m: Mary Pauline Lidgard on 17Sep1941 in New London, MO; fa: Ernest G. Butler; mo: Mary C. Bartlett. A resident of Griggsville, IL Survived by his wife; one daughter: Mrs. A. D. (Judy) Bauer of Barry; one son: Fred G. Butler, Jr. of Elizabethtown, KY; three grandchildren; a twin sister: Freda Ervin of Pittsfield; and one brother: Kenneth Butler of Pittsfield. Preceded by three brothers: Raymond, Elmer and Robert Butler.

BUTLER, Harvey; b: Sep1915, Brown Co., IL; d: 25Jan1979, Rushville, IL; bu: Hersman Cemetery, Mt. Sterling, IL; m: Irene Newingham on 28Feb1936 in Monmouth, IL; fa: John Butler; mo: Lila Icenogle. A resident of rural Mt. Sterling. Survived by his wife; a son: James Willard Butler of Burlington, Ia.; two daughters: Mrs. Donald (Mary Ann) Jennings and Mrs. Jerry (Lila May) Shootman; two brothers: Russell Butler of Porter, Ind., and Wilson Butler of Mt. Sterling; and 13 grandchildren. Preceded by two brothers.

BUTLER, Helen (Wood) Fanning; b: 3Aug1897, Morgan Co., IL; d: 8Jul1993, Carrollton, IL (Reisch Nursing Home); bu: Memorial Lawn Cemetery, Jacksonville; m: 1) Wilbert Fanning on 20Mar1920 in Jacksonville; and 2) Lawrence R. Butler on 29Jun1979 in Jacksonville; fa: John William Wood; mo: Mary Ellen Hilton. Survived by her husband of the Reisch Nursing Home; three brothers: Walter J. Wood and Herschel E. Wood, both of Winchester, and Lester H. Wood of Escondido, CA; and several nieces and nephews, including Louise Wood Douglass of Jacksonville who was raised in the family home. Preceded by a sister: Leona Anders.

BUTLER, Dr. Helen L.; b: 5Nov1895, Jacksonville, IL; d: 10Jul1984, Jacksonville, IL; bu: Calvary Cemetery, Jacksonville; fa: Patrick J. Butler; mo: Elizabeth White. The last of her immediate family, the following nieces and nephews survive: Mary Butler of Peoria, Barbara Butler Schell of Chicago, Margaret Cain Duffner of Marco Island, FL, Nona Butler Newell of Wayzata, , MN, Dorothy Butler Potter of Peoria, and James Butler of Michigan. Preceded by death by four sisters: Kathryn and Mary Butler, Marguerite Keating and Elizabeth Cain; and three brothers: Patrick, John and Dr. Thomas Butler.

BUTLER, J. T.; b: 19Feb1895, Morgan Co., IL; d: 3Nov1983, Jacksonville, IL; bu: Memorial Lawn Cemetery, Jacksonville; m: Sarah Irlam (date and place not stated); fa: Samuel M. butler; mo: Emma Reese. Wife preceded in death 18Feb1976. A resident of rural Jacksonville. Survived by three children: Mrs. Carl E. (Roberta) Black of Wilmington, Delaware, Samuel M. Butler and Mrs. Paul (Sarah Lee) Davidsmeyer of Jacksonville; four grand and three g-grandchildren. Preceded by two sisters and a brother.

BUTLR, James Russell; b:21Oct1913, Woodson, IL; d: 25May1996, Beebe, Ark.; bu: National Cemetery, Springfield, MO; m: Anna Josephine (surname and date/place of marriage not stated); fa: Richard Butler; mo: Elizabeth Wild. Air Force vet. Survived by two sons: Jim Butler of Springfield and Donald Butler of Eugene, OR; two daughters: Betty Richardson of Atwater and Louise Klaviter of Blach Spring, TX

BUTLER, Joe M., Sr.; b: 16Jun1898, Illinois; d: 29Jul1979, Quincy, IL; bu: West Cemetery, Pittsfield, IL; m: Eva Sparks (date and place not stated); fa: John Butler; mo: Clara Peacher. A resident of Pittsfield, IL Survived by his wife; two sons: Joe, Jr., and Wayne, both of Pittsfield; eight grand and six g-grandchildren: and a sister: Bertha White of Perry.

BUTLER, John Edgar; b: 8Jun1899, Pike Co., IL; d: 17Jan1979, Springfield, IL; bu: Park Lawn Cemetery, Barry, IL; m: Lucille Cunningham on 23Jun1927 (place not stated); fa: Henry E. Butler; mo: Bertha Windsor. A resident of Barry, IL Survived by his wife; two sons: David of Alton and Bill of Omaha; and four grandchildren.

BUTLER, Kate Irene (Pritchett); b: 22Sep1905, Beardstown, IL; d: 3Feb1984, Beardstown, IL; bu: Beardstown, IL; m: Elmer Butler on 19Apr1922 in Beardstown, IL; fa: John Pritchett; mo: Jennie Alicette. Husband preceded in death in October, 1969. Survived by three sons: William of Independence, MO, James of Versailles and A. C. "Skip" Butler of Tacoma, WA; four grand and three g-grandchildren.

BUTLER, Katherine C. (Langer); b: 8Jun1904, Eldred, IL; d: 12Jan1979, Jacksonville, IL; bu: Diamond Grove Cemetery, Jacksonville; m: Lawrence R. Butler on 3Aug1932 in Springfield, IL; fa: John Langer; mo: Christina Goeddy. Survived by her husband; one son: Nelson E. Butler of Jacksonville; and a sister: Lucy Langer of White Hall. Preceded by two brothers and two sisters.

BUTLER, Kathryn E. (Phillips); b: 22Jun1914, Griggsville, Ill; d: 23Dec1990, Springfield, IL; bu: Griggsville, IL; m: Kenney Butler on 22Jun1937 in Pittsfield, IL; fa: Charles Albert Phillips; mo: Hazel Dunniway. A resident of Pittsfield. Survived by her husband; three sisters: Lois E. Dunham of Griggsville, Hazel E. Russell of Pittsfield, and Alberta E. Shaw of Griggsville; one step-sister: Louise Hildreth of Griggsville; and several nieces and nephews. Preceded by her parents; one sister: Billie E. Lewis; and on brother: Harvey Dean Phillips.

BUTLER, Lawrence R.; b: 25Feb1909, San Bernardino, CA; d: 16Jul1996, Carrollton, IL; bu: Diamond Grove Cemetery, Jacksonville, IL; m: 1) Katherine Langer on 3Aug1932; and 2) Helen Fanning on 29Jun1979 (places not stated); fa: John E. Butler; mo: Ella McGinnis. 1st wife died 12Jan1979; 2nd died 8Jul1993. A resident of Carrollton; formerly of Jacksonville. Survived by one brother: Robert Butler of Carrollton; and several nieces and nephews. Preceded by one son: Nelson Butler; one brother: Wayne Butler; and one sister: Gertie Mungall.

BUTLER, Leland H.; b: 10Apr1916, Brown Co., IL; d: 6Mar1977, Springfield, IL; bu: West Cemetery, Pittsfield, IL; m: Lorene Myers on 16Oct1937 in Bowling Green, MO; fa: John H. Butler; mo: Effie Mae Bean. A resident of rural Pittsfield. Survived by these children: Mrs. Eugene (Joyce Lorene) Ruble and Clayton Lee, both of rural Pittsfield, Mrs. Konrad (Janet) Butler of Fort Leonard Wood, MO and Mrs. James (Judy) Fox of Center View, MO; 17 grandchildren; a sister and these brothers: Amanda Carter and Herbert Butler of Ewing, MO, Albert and Elijah, both of Quincy, and Warren of Labelle, MO

BUTLER, Leona (Helliwell); b: 5May1913, Morgan Co., IL; d: 5Apr1976, Jacksonville, IL; bu: Memorial Lawn Cemetery, Jacksonville; m: Clark Butler on 22Oct1938 (place not stated); fa: Joseph Helliwell; mo: Lillie Winter. Husband preceded in death 7Nov1975. Resided south of Alexander, IL Survived by a daughter: Becky; a son: Garry, both at home; two brothers: Merle of Winchester and William of Jacksonville; two sisters: Elta Blesse and Leslie Ford, both of Jacksonville; and several nieces and nephews.

BUTLER, Lillie M. (Brewer); b: 13Nov1887, Benton Co., Ark.; d: 4Dec1987, White Hall, IL; bu: Carrollton, IL; m: John E. Butler on 8Nov1916 in Bentonville, Ark.; fa: George Franklin Brewer; mo: Frances Elizabeth Garner. Husband preceded in death 8Jan1968. A resident of Carrollton, IL Survived by three sons: Lawrence Butler of South Jacksonville, Wayne Butler of Jacksonville and Robert Butler of Carrollton; five grand and six g-grandchildren. Preceded by a daughter: Gertie Mungall; a grandson: Nelson Butler; and several sisters, half-sisters, brothers and half-brothers.

BUTLER, Loise Jeannie (Sneeden); b: 21Sep1930, Pittsfield, IL; d: 7May1992, Pittsfield, IL; bu: West Cemetery, Pittsfield; m: Jose Butler, Jr. on 14Jun1947 in Pittsfield; fa: James Rush Sneeden; mo: Virginia Weinant. A resident of rural Pittsfield. Survived by her husband; her mother: Virginia Claus of Pittsfield; a son: Gary of Barry; three daughters: Mrs. Charles (Barbara) Gieger of Virginia Beach, Va., Mrs. Kevin (Beverly) Goewey of Pittsfield, and Mrs. William (Brenda) Rinehart of Pittsfield; and six grandchildren. Preceded by her father.

BUTLER, Lucille (Cunningham); b: 1Oct1903, Hardin, IL; d: 30Nov1993, Barry, IL; bu: Park Lawn Cemetery, Barry, IL; m: John Edgar Butler on 23Jun1927 in Troy, MO; fa: Loren L. Cunningham; mo: Clyde Cox. Husband preceded in death 17Jan1979. Survived by two sons: William H. of Omaha, NE, and David L. of Florissant, MO; three sisters: Mildred Hess of Lompoc, CA, Maxine Bauer of Pittsfield, and Kathleen Cunningham of Barry; three brothers: Loren and John, both of Carthage, and Ralph of Springfield; four grand and eight g-grandchildren. Preceded by two brothers: Carl and Keith.

BUTLER, Lucy H. (Armel); b: 15Aug1897, Schuyler Co., IL; d: 14Jul1987, Rushville, IL; bu: Mt. Sterling Il.; m: Samuel Butler on 8Feb1917 (place not stated); fa: William C. Armel; mo: Delilah Icenogle. Husband preceded in death 20Dec1952. A resident of Rushville; formerly of Mt. Sterling. Survived by a daughter: Mrs. Letha Gillette of Rushville; two sons: Sammy A. Butler of Altaloma, CA, and G. Richard Butler of Rochester, N.Y.; a brother: Marvin J. Armel of Mt. Sterling; a sister: Mrs. Nellie A. O'Connell of Mt. Sterling; 9 grand and 9 g-grandchildren. Preceded by one son; two brothers; and two sisters.

BUTLER, Maymie L. (Stout); b: 17Oct1911, Pittsfield, IL; d: 20Mar1984, Barry, IL; bu: Park Lawn Cemetery, Barry, IL; m: (not stated); fa: Lewis Stout; mo: Stella Main. Survived by a son: Wendall Baird of New Holland; a daughter: Jean Redshaw of Barry; a step-daughter: Martha Eger of Palmyra, MO; 11 grandchildren; and a brother: Lawrence Stout of Maroa.

BUTLER, Mildred R. (Stuller); b: 13Aug1916, Chambersburg, IL; d: 1Mar1995, Pittsfield, IL; bu: Dorsey Cemetery, Perry, IL; m: Fredrick Ross Butler on 22Nov1947 in Pittsfield; fa: Charles Henry Stuller; mo: Abbie Ethel Groves. Survived by two step-sons: Pete and Larry Butler, both of Perry; one step-daughter: Jane Lawber of Pittsfield; numerous step-grand and step-great-grandchildren; and numerous nieces and nephews. Preceded by one daughter: Sharon Sue Stuller; one step-son: Fred Butler; five sisters; and four brothers.

BUTLER, Minnie (Bankes); b: 1Dec1905, Rushville, IL; d: 6Jan1978, Rushville Il.; bu: Rushville, Il; m: Charles Butler, Sr. on 9Aug1922 in Rushville; fa: John Bankes; mo: Druzzilla Irvin. Husband preceded in death 14Aug1968. A resident of Littleton, IL Survived by two sons: Oscar of Pekin and Charles, Jr. of Littleton; a daughter: Mrs. Raymond (Marjorie) Benjamin of Rushville; eight grand and seven g-grandchildren; two brothers: Harold Bankes of Littleton and Leonard Bankes of Rushville; and three sisters: Mrs. Louise Gossage of Rushville and Mrs. Clarine Palmer and Mrs. Bessie Gilmore, both of Canton.

BUTLER, Monetta; b: (not stated); d: 9Jul1977, Hannibal, MO; bu: Shelbina, MO; m: Frank Butler (date and place not stated); fa & mo: (not stated). A resident of Shelbina, MO; was 74 years of age at death. Survived by two daughters: Mrs. William (Luralene) Smith of Jacksonville and Mrs. Paul Baker of Shelbina, MO; seven grand and four g-grandchildren. Preceded by her husband.

BUTLER, Nelson E.; b: 18Apr1934, Carrollton, IL: d: 24Dec1984, Jacksonville, IL; bu: Diamond Grove Cemetery, Jacksonville; fa: Lawrence R. Butler; mo: Katherine Langer. Survived by his father.

BUTLER, Ray I.; b: 8Mar1912, New Salem, IL; d: 15Dec1991, Springfield, IL; bu: Wilson Cemetery, Perry, IL; m: Dorothy Greiwe on 8Jan1936 in Pittsfield, IL; fa: Fred Butler; mo: Martha Jane Masterson. A resident of Springfield; formerly of Perry. Survived by his wife; one daughter: Raola Felker of Englewood, FL; two sons: Bruce Butler of Chatham and Kent Butler of Rushville; nine grand and nine g-grandchildren; one sister: Lola Sims of Mt. Sterling. Preceded by two sisters: Inez Hanlin and Lena McCain; and one brother: Ross Butler.

BUTLER, Raymond E.; b: 4Aug1920, Timewell, IL; d: 12Mar1995, Tocca, GA; bu: (cremated); m: 1) Vera Childers (date and place not stated); and 2) Ruth King on 28Mar1971 in Ft. Rucker, Ala.; fa: Emmett Butler; mo: Birdie Rust. A resident of Tocca, GA; formerly of Washington and Mt. Sterling, IL WWII Army vet. Survived by his mother: Birdie Bowen of Mt. Sterling; three sons: Eddie Ray Butler of Florida, Joe Emmett Butler of Peoria and Jimmy Charles Butler of Houston, TX; one daughter: Rosemary Faith Butler of Mt. Sterling; two sisters: Bertha McGuire of Mt. Sterling and Betty Hulett of Toccoa, GA; two step-sons: Roger L. Robinson of Chattanooga, Tenn., and Danny A. Robinson of Gulfport, Miss.; three step-daughters: Sherry A. Noe of Peoria, Melody L. Shelly of Hulbert, OK, and Penny D. Stewart of North Pekin. Preceded by one brother: Alma Butler in infancy.

BUTLER, Raymond Leroy "Bucky"; b: 18Nov1943, Mt. Sterling, IL; d: 18Mar1994, Quincy, IL; bu: (cremated); fa: Roy Franklin Butler; mo: Bertha May Porter. A resident of Mt. Sterling. Survived by his mother of Mt. Sterling. Preceded by his father and one brother: Ronald Butler in infancy.

BUTLER, Reginald H. "Rags"; b: 12May1910, New London, MO; d: 28Feb1996, Birmingham, MI; bu: Royal Oak, MI; m: Margaret Haupt of Hannibal, MO on 4Feb1935 (place not stated); fa: Price Jackson; mo: Effie May Benedict. A resident of Birmingham; formerly of Hannibal, MO and Jacksonville, IL Survived by his wife; three sons: R. H. "Tod", Jr. (wife, Sharon) and James M. (wife, Vicky), both of Bloomfield Hills, MI, and Harry Price of Beverly Hills, MI; one daughter: Dr. Megan Kuhlman (husband, Gary) of Traverse City, MI; nine grand and two g-grandchildren.

BUTLER, Richard W.; b: 20Aug1939, Mt. Sterling, IL; d: 22Nov1996, Quincy, IL; bu: Mound Cemetery, Timewell, IL; m: Linda Reid on 7Dec1958 in Brown Co., IL; fa: Wilson Butler; mo: Frances R. Weese. A resident of Mt. Sterling, IL Air Force vet. Survived by his wife; his mother of Mt. Sterling; two daughters: Teresa Butler of Pittsfield and Mrs. Kerry (Chris) Fry of Timewell; and a granddaughter. Preceded by his father.

BUTLER, Robert R.; b: 26Jan1919, Terry, IL; d: 8Apr1984, Pittsfield, IL; bu: Blue River Cemetery, Griggsville, IL; m: Elma Kallenbach on 26Jul1941 in Palmyra, MO; fa: Ernest Butler; mo: Mary Bartlett. A resident of rural Pittsfield. Survived by his wife; a daughter: Mrs. Robert (Sharon) Sheppard; and a son: Donald Butler, both of Pittsfield; three grandchildren; a sister: Mrs. Winfred (Freda) Ervin of Griggsville; and three brothers: Elmer and Fred Butler, both of Griggsville, and Kenneth Butler of Pittsfield. Preceded by a brother.

BUTLER, Sarah I. (Irlam); b: (date not stated), Morgan Co., IL; d: 18Feb1976, Jacksonville, IL; bu: Memorial Lawn Cemetery, Jacksonville; m: J. T. Butler (date and place not stated); fa: Thomas Irlam; mo: Elizabeth (surname not stated). A resident of rural Jacksonville. Survived by her husband; children: Mrs. Carl E. (Roberta) Black of Wilmington, Delaware, Samuel M. Butler of Jacksonville, Mrs. Paul (Saralee) Davidsmeyer of Jacksonville; four grandchildren; and one great-granddaughter. Preceded by two brothers and six sisters.

BUTLER, Wayne; b: 22Aug1905, LaRue, Ark.; d: 18May1990, Jacksonville, IL; bu: Memorial Lawn Cemetery, Jacksonville, IL; m: Winifred Allen on 11Jun1936 (place not stated); fa: John E. Butler; mo: Ella McGinnis. A resident of rural Jacksonville. Survived by his wife; three daughters: Mrs. Steve (Janet) McCarty of Jacksonville, Mrs. Stuart (Doris) Hickerson of Scipio, Ind., and Mrs. Fred (Audrey) Sistler of Baton Rough, LA; five grandchildren: Joy Pullman-Warren of Indianapolis, Ind., Wayne Pullman of Budd Lake, N.J., Phillips McCarty and Alison McCarty, both of Jacksonville, and David Sistler of Baton Rouge, LA; and two brothers: Lawrence of Jacksonville and Robert of Carrollton. Preceded by his step-mother: Lillie Brewer Butler; and a sister: Gertie Mungall.

BUTLER, Winifred Bernice (Allen); b: 12Nov1911, East St. Louis, IL; d: 10Nov1994, Jacksonville, IL; bu: Memorial Lawn Cemetery, Jacksonville; m: Wayne Butler on 11Jun1936 in East St. Louis, IL; fa: Jeremiah R. Allen; mo: Pearle Ashby. Husband preceded in death 18May1990. Survived by three daughters: Doris (husband, Stuart) Hickerson of Scipio, Ind., Janet McCarty of Jacksonville and Audrey (husband, Fred) Sistler of Baton Rough, LA; five grandchildren; one great-grandchild; and one brother: Clyde Allen of Anderson, Ind. Preceded by one sister: Mildred Williams.

BUTTERFIELD, Charlene E. (Kemner); b: 19Nov1914, Pike Co., IL; d: 9Oct1976, Pittsfield, IL; bu: West Cemetery, Pittsfield; m: Leroy Butterfield (date and place not stated); fa: Charles Kemner; mo: Edna Burbridge. Husband preceded in death in 1972. Survived by a son: R. J. Butterfield of Yukon, OK; a daughter: Janice Luskin of Galesburg; a granddaughter; and a sister: Ruth Been.

BUTTERWECK, Janice; b: (not stated); d: 11Dec1979, Jacksonville, IL; bu: (cremated); m: John H. Butterweck (date and place not stated); fa & mo: (not stated). Husband preceded in death. Survived by a son: Tom of Jacksonville; three grandchildren: Jim Butterweck of Jacksonville and Steve Butterweck and Linda Rousseau, both of Rindge, N.H. Preceded by a son: John E.

BUTZBACK, Edna Bell (Roper); b: 15Aug1906, Greene Co., IL; d: 12Feb1987, Jacksonville, IL; bu: (not stated); m: Jesse Butzback on 31Mar1927 in Winchester, IL; fa: Charles Roper; mo: Nora Crabtree. A resident of Winchester, IL Survived by her husband; one daughter: Mrs. Kenneth (Mary Don) Jordan of Joliet; one son: Charles William Butzback of Wickliffe, Ohio; seven grand and four g-grandchildren; and one sister: Mrs. Carl (Eileen) McCune of Nokomis Fla.

BUTZBACK, Jesse Amos; b: 27Dec1904, Winchester, IL; d: 13Apr1990, Jacksonville, IL; d: Winchester, IL; m: Edna Roper on 31Mar1927 in Winchester Il.; fa: William Butzback; mo: Nettie King. Wife preceded in death 12Feb1987. A resident of Winchester, IL Survived by one daughter and one son: Mrs. Kenneth (Mary Don) Jordan of Edwards, MO, and Charles William Butzback of Wickliffe, Ohio; seven grandchildren: Melissa Bush, Mary Dawn Hogan and Sean Jordan, all of Joliet, Kathryn McFarland of Morris, Kenneth Jordan of Plainfield, and Michael and Gary Buzback, both of Wickliffe, Ohio; nine g-grandchildren; and one sister: Lucille Farran of Indianapolis, Ind. Preceded by one sister and one brother: Percie Butzback and Justin Butzback.

BUTZBACK, Justin William; b: 11Mar1903, Scott Co., IL; d: 4Nov1979, Jacksonville, IL; bu: Winchester, IL; m: Florence Sellars on 3Aug1931 in St. Louis, MO; fa: William Butzback; mo: Nettie King. Wife preceded in death in 1966. A resident of rural Winchester. Survived by a brother: Jess Butzback of Winchester; and a sister: Lucille Farran of Indianapolis, Ind. Preceded by a sister: Percie Butzback.

BYERS, Eugene C.; b: 1May1915, Schuyler Co., IL; d: 23Sep1991, Springfield, IL; bu: Diamond Grove Cemetery, Jacksonville, IL; m: Mary Ann Schweers on 23Jun1945 in San Antonio, Texas; fa: Lloyd E. Byers; mo: Mabel Persinger. A resident of Jacksonville. WWII vet. Survived by his wife; one daughter: Mrs. Mark D. (Sharon) Metz of Jacksonville; two sons: Eugene H. of Bloomington, and Gary W. of Jacksonville; four grandchildren; two sisters: Mrs. William (Mildred) McKean of Jacksonville and Mrs. Laura O'Neal of Jacksonville; and two brothers: Lloyd H. of Jacksonville and Ralph A. of Sherman. Preceded by one infant son.

BYERS, Lloyd E.; b: 13Dec1892, Schuyler Co., IL; d: 9May1977, Lakeland, FL; bu: (not stated); m: Mabel Persinger on 20Oct1914 (place not stated); fa: John Byers; mo: Laura Parks. Wife preceded in death 16Jun1949. A former resident of Jacksonville, IL Survived by five children: Eugene C. and Lloyd H. Byers, both of Jacksonville, Ralph Allen Byers of Springfield, and Mildred McKean and Laura O'Neal, both of Jacksonville; 16 grand and five g-grandchildren.

BYERS, Louella K. (Kelly); b: 16Nov1962, Rushville, IL; d: 8Sep1986, near Dallas, Texas; bu: Hersman Cemetery, near Mt. Sterling, IL; fa: C L. Kelly of Jacksonville; mo: Mrs. William M. Smith of Mt. Sterling. A resident of Dallas; formerly of Mt. Sterling. Survived by her parents; one brother: Chuck Kelly of Dallas, TX; two sisters: Mrs. Craig (Kathy) Schrader of Dallas and Konnie Kelly of Austin, TX; four step-brothers; five step-sisters; and step-grandparents: Elmer Smith of Hersman and Mrs. Lester Kelly of Pittsfield.

BYLAND, Esther (Jouett); b: 16Apr1916, Carrollton, Il; d: 9Feb1994, White Hall, IL; bu: Carrollton, IL; m: Kenneth Byland on 11Oct1934 in Carrollton, IL; fa: Rual Jouett; mo: Cecil Conlee. A resident of Carrollton. Survived by her husband; a son: Ronald Byland of Carrollton; four grand and eight g-grandchildren; two sisters: Florence Burkholder of Collinsville and Catherine McAdams of Argenta; three nieces. Preceded by a son: Robert Byland.

BYLAND, Kenneth P.; b: 20Aug1910, Carrollton, IL; d: 1Dec1995, Carrollton, Il; bu: Carrollton, Il; m: Esther Jouett in 1934 (place not stated); fa: Frank Byland; mo: Florence Wolfley. Wife preceded in death in 1994. Survived by a son: Ronald (wife, Joann) Byland of Carrollton; one grandson; three granddaughters; seven g-grandsons; one g-granddaughter; one sister: Opal Jouett of Rockbridge; one brother: Paul Byland of Carrollton; a sister-in-law: Hazel Byland of Carrollton; and several nieces and nephews. Preceded by a son: Robert Byland; and a brother: John Byland.

BYLAND, Nancy Irene "Tates" (Pollard); b: 28Jan1925, Roodhouse, IL; d: 13Jul1993, Carrollton, IL; bu: Carrollton, IL; m: Paul Byland on 15Jun1947 in Roodhouse, IL; fa: Roy Pollard; mo: D. Mylinda Fisher. Survived by her husband; two daughters: Paula McGee of Roodhouse and Diana Davis of Carrollton; a son: Dennis of Carrollton; five grandchildren; a sister: Dorothy Monroe of White Hall; a brother: Robert Pollard of Roodhouse. Preceded by a grandchild; and a sister: Zelma Garrison.

BYLAND, Robert; b: 1Jan1944, Carrollton, Il; d: 26May1978, Springfield, IL; bu: Carrollton, IL; m: Edwina Pyatt on 5Nov1972 (place not stated); fa: Kenneth Byland; mo: Esther Jouett. A resident of Carrollton, IL Survived by his wife; one daughter: Stephanie, at home; and one brother: Ronald of Carrollton.

BYRAM, George W. "Bill"; b: 1May1924, near Versailles, Brown Co., IL; d: 28Jan1990, Peoria, IL; bu: Versailles, IL; fa: (not stated); mo: May Belle Stephenson. Survived by three sisters: Mrs. Orville (Jean) Hacker and Mrs. Henry (Grace) Bridgewater, both of Bartonville, and Mrs. James (Brenda) Himmelberg of Gilliam, MO

BYRAM, Melvin "Casey"; b: 26May1903, Hersman, IL; d: 14Oct1977, Jacksonville, IL; bu: Versailles, IL; m: (not stated); fa: Frank Byram; mo: Hettie Wright. A resident of Versailles. Survived by these children: Warren C. of Versailles and Mrs. Glen (Colleen) Fernandes of Jacksonville; three grandchildren: Debbie, David and Rita Fernandes of Jacksonville; and two sisters: Murriel Briggs of Peoria and Mae Stephenson of Versailles.

BYRAN, Warren Curry; b: 2May1929, Versailles, IL; d: 1Jul1983, Springfield, IL; bu: Versailles, IL; m: (not stated); fa: Melvin H. Byram; mo: Dorothy Vandeventer. Korean War Navy vet. A resident of Versailles. Survived by his mother: Mrs. Dorothy Hull of Pomona, CA; one step-son: Howard Pearson of Bartonville; three grandchildren; one sister: Mrs. Colleen Gregory of Jacksonville.

BYRD, Lucy Eva (Chapman); b: 9Jun1927, Greene Co., IL; d: 2Feb1996, Roodhouse, IL; bu: Walkerville, IL; m: (not stated); fa: James Isham Chapman; mo: Ella M. Black. Survived by two brothers: Thomas Chapman of Barrow and Curtis Chapman of Carrollton. Preceded by one sister: Eileen Rabe; and one brother: Ira Dean Chapman.

BYRNES, Harvey W.; b: 23Sep1920, Mt. Sterling, IL; d: 19Jun1991, Quincy, IL; bu: Rushville, IL; m: Norma E. Schafer on 5Nov1945 in Quincy, IL; fa: Harvey W. Byrnes, Sr.; mo: Clara Whitson. Wife preceded in death 16Sep1985. A resident of the Illinois Veterans Home in Quincy, Il; formerly of Rushville. WWII Army vet. Survived by one daughter: Marilyn Taylor of Rushville; three grandchildren: Russell, Rose and Robert Taylor; two brothers: Robert Byrnes of Pontiac, MI, and John Byrnes of Carthage; and one sister: Virginia Underwood of Blandinsville. Preceded by one sister: Mary Houser.

BYRNES, Norma E. (Schafer); b: 24May1920, Adams Co., IL; d: 16Sep1985, Rushville Il.; bu: Rushville, IL; m: Harvey Byrnes on 5Nov1945 in Quincy, IL; fa: William F. Schafer; mo: Margaret Echternkamp. A resident of rural Rushville, IL Survived by her husband; a daughter: Mrs. Marilyn Taylor of Rushville; three grandchildren; and two sisters: Mrs. Verna Humphrey and Mrs. Alta Homan, both of Quincy.

BYRNS, James Robert; b: 14Jun1946, Quincy, IL; d: 18Jan1996, Springfield, IL; bu: Griggsville, IL; fa: James M. Byrns; mo: Jessie Newman. A resident of Springfield; formerly of Pike Co., IL Survived by one sister: Mrs. Jack (Betsy) B. Kitch of Centerville, Ohio; one niece and two nephews.

BYRNS, Jessie Elizabeth (Newman); b: 20Apr1905, Griggsville, IL; d: 5Nov1984, Dayton, Ohio; bu: Griggsville, IL; m: James M. Byrns on 27Apr1929 in Griggsville, IL; fa: Frank Henry Newman; mo: Jennie Anderson. Husband preceded in death 5Jun1976. Survived by a daughter: Mrs. John (Betsy) Kitch of Centerville, Ohio; a son: James Robert Byrns of Springfield; and three grandchildren.

BYUS, Ida M. (Jameson); b: 8Mar1918, rural Jacksonville, IL; d: 24Jun1995, Springfield, IL; bu: Memorial Lawn Cemetery, Jacksonville; m: Paul Byus on 15Apr1939 in Palmyra, MO; fa: George Jameson; mo: Emaline Stevens. Husband preceded in death in 1962. A resident of Lynnville, IL Survived by two daughters: Mrs. Fred (Sandra) Moore of Lynnville and Sharlot Muntman of San Antonio, TX; four sons: Paul Byus, Jr., Don Byus and Garry Byus (wife, Christy), all of Jacksonville, and Bill Byus (wife, Edith) of White Hall; 16 grand and 13 g-grandchildren; and one sister: Mrs. Floyd (Jennie) Dunn of Lynnville. Preceded by one son: James E.; one sister: Florence Weber; two brothers: George and William "Scud" Jameson; and one grandchild.

BYUS, Joshua Lee; b: 3Sep1984, Jacksonville, IL; d: 6Sep1984, Springfield, IL; bu: Memorial Lawn Cemetery, Jacksonville; fa: Garry Byus; mo: Christy Eyre. Survived by his parents; one brother: James Edward; maternal grandmother: Joann Hall of Onalaska, TX; maternal grandfather: Charles Eyre of Jacksonville; maternal great-grandparents: Mr. & Mrs. C. W. Mills, Sr. of Jacksonville; and paternal grandmother: Ida Byus of Lynnville.

BYUS, Maxwell Brooks "Max"; b: (not stated); d: 8Mar1982, Tampa, FL; bu: (not stated); m: (not stated); fa & mo: (not stated). A former Virginia, IL area resident; was 73 years of age at death. Survived by his wife; four children; and a grandchild; and a brother: John Byus of Virginia. Preceded by four brothers and three sisters.

BYUS, Morris L.; b: 12Sep1903, Parkersburg, W.V.; d: 18Dec1978, Jacksonville, IL; bu: Memorial Lawn Cemetery, Jacksonville, IL; m: Frances Hankins on 29Dec1932 (place not stated); fa: Rev. D. C. Byus; mo: Anna May First. Survived by his wife; two daughters: Karen L. Marchiori of Seattle, Wash., and Beverly Marchiori of Mascoutah; one son: James David of Jacksonville; two brothers: Brooks Byus of Springfield and John Byus of Virginia, IL; two sisters: Roberta Campbell of Quaker Neck, N.J., and Virginia Kersey of Mattoon; and 13 grandchildren. Preceded by three brothers and two sisters.

BYUS, Ruth MacMillan (Metcalf); b: 7Apr1918, Cleveland, Ohio; d: 29Dec1992, Rockville, MD; bu: Memorial Lawn Cemetery, Jacksonville, IL; m: M. Brooks Byus (date and place not stated); fa & mo: (not stated). Husband preceded in death. A former resident of Jacksonville and Springfield. Survived by four children: Anna Boyd and Robert Byus, both of Washington, D.C., Bruce Byus of Arlington Heights and Brenda Gould of Orangevale, CA; five grandchildren; a sister: Maria Churchill; and a brother: Allan Metcalf of Salem, Oregon.


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