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 availabe 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.


DABB, Alice L. (Grover); b: 5Aug1908, Versailles, Il.; d: 14Aug1988, Hopedale, Il.; bu: Mt. Sterling, Il.; m: Otis W. Daab on 24Jan1938 in Palmyra, Mo.; fa: Robert Grover; mo: Lucinda Behymer. Husband preceded in death 5Jul1959. A resident of Stanford, Il.; formerly of Mt. Sterling, Il. Survived by a foster son: A. D. McGuffin of Stanford; and a foster granddaughter: Susan Kessler of Thousand Oaks, California. Preceded by two brothers and a sister.

DAAB, Velma Jane (Rigg); b: 11Feb1900, Brown Co., Il.; d: 19Jan1985, Mt. Sterling, Il.; bu: Hersman Cemetery; m: 1) Ralph Stout on 4Oct1936 in Palmyra, Mo.; and 2) Car Daab in Hannibal, Mo. (date not stated); fa: Steven Rigg; mo: Ellen Perry. 1st husband preceded in death 24Apr1959; 2nd on 25Feb1975. Survived by two granddaughters: Mrs. Robert (Judy) Baird of Quincy and Mrs. George (Janeen) Hess of Marcos Island, Fla.; four g-grandchildren; and one sister: Bessie Hall of Arvada, Colorado. Preceded by her parents; one step-daughter: Juanita Stout Crawford on 12Apr1945; five brothers; and two sisters.

DABNEY, Robert Eugene; b: 15Aug1929, Versailles, Il.; d: 30 Mar 1993, Quincy, IL.; bu: Rushville, IL.; m: Alice Reeder on 1Nov1952 at Mt. Sterling, Il.; fa: Paul Dabney; mo: Berniece Peters. A resident of Colchester; formerly of Mt. Sterling. Korean War Navy vet (1946-1966). Survived by his wife; a son: Jeffrey of Wauconda; four grandchildren; and a step-brother: James Adams of Bellevue, Washington.

DACE, Daniel V.; b: 3Dec1897, Bainbridge, Schuyler Co., Il.; d: 21Oct1989, Rushville Il.; bu: Rushville, Il.; m: Edna Walker on 28May1921 in Springfield, Il.; fa: James V. Dace; mo: Cora Tharp. Wife preceded in death 24Jun1988. Survived by a son: Charles V. of Rushville; three daughters: Marjorie Bigham, Elizabeth Forman and Donna Stephens, all of Rushville; 12 grand, 18 g-grand and two g-g-grandchildren; three brothers: Clyde of Glidden, Wisc., Rollo of Rushville and Grant of North Lake; and four sisters: Nell Turner of Rushville, Ruby Bolz of San Jose, Calif., Kathleen Homer of Stockton, Calif., and Helen Northcutt of Beardstown. Preceded by two brothers and one sister.

DACE, Edna M. (Walker); b: 12Feb1900, Littleton, Il.; d: 24Jun1988, Rushville, Il.; bu: Rushville, IL.; m: Daniel V. Dace on 28May1921 in Springfield, Il.; fa: Charles S. Walker; mo: Elizabeth Van Order. Survived by her husband; a son: Charles V. Dace of Rushville; three daughters: Marjorie Bigham, Elizabeth Forman and Donna Stephens, all of Rushville; 12 grand, 28 g-grand and two g-g-grandchildren. Preceded by two brothers and a sister.

DACE, Hazel R. (Ford); b: 13Nov1903, Rushville, Il.; d: 7Jul1984, Rushville, Il; ;bu: Persinger Cemetery, Rushville, Il.; m: Rex Dace in 1923 (place not stated); fa: Frank Ford; mo: Hattie Herron. Husband preceded in death 13Feb1965. Survived by two sons: Robert Dace of Topack, Ariz., and Russell Dace of Plymouth; six grand and three g-grandchildren; three brothers: Ivan Ford and Les Ford, both of Rushville, and Eldon Ford of Jacksonville. Preceded by a son: Merle; and a brother: Lyle Ford.

DACE, Homer M.; b: 24Mar1884, Schuyler Co., Il.; d: 10Dec1978, Macomb, Il.; bu: Rushville, Il.; m: 1) Nellie Ashley on 1Feb1911 in St. Louis, Mo.; and 2) Pearl Coffman Ebright on 2Sep1972 in Indianapolis, Ind.; fa: Michael H. Dace; mo: Matilda Robertson. 1st wife preceded in death in 1972; 2nd on 15Dec1977. A resident of Rushville, Il. Survived by numerous nieces and nephews. Preceded by three brothers and three sisters.

DAFFRON, Homer C.; b: 6May1924, Monticello, Ky.; d: 23Jan1993, Jacksonville, Il.; bu: Camp Butler National Cemetery, Springfield, Il.; m: (not stated); fa: Jim DAffron; mo: Esther Decker. A resident of Murrayville, IL. Navy vet. Survived by his mother of New Castle, Ind.; two children: Linda Theobald of Woodgate, N.Y., and Wayne Daffron of Florida; two brothers: Joe Daffron of New Castle, Ind., and Jay Daffron of Kirksville, Mo.; three sisters: Mary Frances of Idaho, Betty Belins of Georgia and Jean Crowhorn of New Castle, Ind.; and two grandchildren. Preceded by his father.

DAGGETT, Reba Margaret; b: 6Nov1903, Brown Co., Il.; d: 20Jul1993, Mt. Sterling, Il.; bu: Mt. Sterling, Il.; fa: (not stated); mo: Rose Ellen Daggett. Survived by a nephew. Preceded by two sisters: Wilma Daggett and Mrs. Robert (Luthera) Taylor.

DAGGETT, Wilma I.; b: 14Jul1912, Mt. Sterling, Il.; d: 17Mar1991, Mt. Sterling, Il.; bu: Mt. Sterling, Il.; fa: (not stated); mo: Rose Daggett. Survived by one sister: Reba Daggett of Mt. Sterling; one nephew: William Taylor of Glen Burnie, Md.; and several cousins. Preceded by a sister: Luthera Taylor.

DAHMAN, Gladys E. (Barber); b: 22Feb1908, Cass Co., Il.; d: 17Aug1989, Franklin, Il.; bu: Franklin, Il.; m: Ralph J. Dahman on 3Nov1928 (place not stated); fa: Tom Barber; mo: Lucy Kirchner. Husband preceded in death 15Jun1989. Survived by two daughters: Mrs. John (Carolyn) Tranbarger of Modesto and Mrs. Jerry (Diane) Pfalzgras of Colorado Springs, Colo.; two granddaughters; a great-grandson; and a brother: Joy Barber of Virginia.

DAHMAN, Helene A. (Schnitker); b: 7Nov1905, near Arnezville, Il.; d: 22Feb1984, Jacksonville, Il.; bu: North Cemetery, Arenzville, Il.; m: Homer H. Dahman on 9Mar1929 in Decatur, Il.; fa: Frederick Schnitker; mo: Mina Ring. Husband preceded in death on 15Apr1962. Survived by a son: Marc Dahman of Jacksonville; a daughter: Mrs. Aaron (Janet) Thomas of Jackson, Wyoming; five grandchildren: Janet, Shaw, Judy and Marc Dahman of Jcksonville, and Samantha Thomas of Jackson, Wyoming; two sisters: Mrs. Inez Kleinschmidt and Mrs. Robert (Mary) Brasell; and a brother: Charles Schnitker, all of Arenzville.

DAHMAN, Kenneth F.; b: 7Dec1914, Arenzville, Il.; d: 19Jan1993, Rushville, Il.; bu: Beardstown, Il.; m: Vera Schrodt on 6Jul1951 in Beardstown, Il.; fa: Edward Dahman; mo: Mary Moeller. A resident of Beardstown. WWII Army Air Corp vet. Survived by his wife; two daughters: Melanie Hess Schroll and Kathy Hess Cooper, both of Beardstown; and two grandsons. Preceded by a brother, a sister, and a grandchild.

DAHMAN, Ralph J.; b: 24Dec1902, near Arenzville, Il.; d: 15Jun1989, Franklin, Il.; bu: Franklin, Il.; m: Gladys Barber on 3Nov1928 (place not stated); fa: Herman Dahman; mo: Christina Becker. Survived by his wife; two daughters: Mrs. John (Carolyn) Tranbarger of Modesto and Mrs. Gerald (Diane) Pfalzgraf of Colorado Springs, Colo.; two granddaughters; and a great-grandson. Preceded by a brother: Lloyd.

DAIGH, Gladys; b: (not stated); d: 4May1982 Belleville, Il.; bu: McCord Cemetery, Perry, Il.; m: (not stated); fa & mo: (not stated). A resident of Lebanon, Il.; was 76 years of age at death. Survived by a son: Charles Daigh of Urbana; a daughter: Mrs. Sarah Saucier of Stone Mountain, Ga.; and two granddaughters.

DAIGH, Harvey L.; b: 11Jan1908, Perry, Il.; d: 8Jan1986, Pittsfield, Il.; bu: McCord Cemetery, Perry, Il.; m: Eva Brooks on 6May1933 (place not stated); fa: Harry Daigh; mo: Pearl (surname not stated). A resident of Baylis, Il. Survived by his wife; one son: Richard of Tucson, Ariz.; a daughter: Frances Smith of Johnstown, N.Y.; three grandchildren; a sister: Eleanor Martin of Buckley; and several nieces and nephews.

DAILEY, Paul; b: 13Jun1908, Burlington, Iowa; d: 11Nov1978, Springfield, Il.; bu: Camp Butler National Cemetery, Springfield, Il.; m: Margaret Ellen Eagen (date and place not stated); fa: John A. Dailey; mo: Kathryn Mangan. Survived by his wife; two sons: Dr. John C. Dailey of Jacksonville and David Kevin Dailey of Chicago; four grandchildren; a brother: Edward W. Dailey of Burlington, Iowa; and several nieces and nephews.

DAIN, Hallie Marguerite (Slavens); b: 12Apr1918, Waverly, Il.; d: 16Oct1992, Pekin, Il.; bu: East Cemetery, Waverly, Il.; m: Robert Lee Dain on 15Dec1935 in Wood River, Il.; fa: Robert Slavens; mo: Lola Stewart. Husband preceded in death in March, 1965. A resident of Pekin; formerly of Waverly, Il. Survived by four daughters: Virginia Dain of Baton Rouge, La., Joyce Perronteau of Pekin, Mrs. Benjamin (Mary Ann) Beebaut of Pekin and Mrs. Billy (Alice) Erwin of Miami, Okla.; four brothers: Zelmer Slavens of Williamsville, Howard Slavens of Colorado, Holland Slavens of Shreveport, La., and John Slavens of Luxenbourg; one sister: Virginia Kessler of Granite City; eight grand and 11 g-grandchildren. Preceded by one son: Robert Lloyd Dain; and one brother: Albert Slavens.

DAIN, Robert; b: 23Sep1936 (place not stated); d: 16Jun1978, Baton Rouge, La.; bu: Waverly, Il.; m: (not stated); fa: Robert Dain; mo: Hallie Slavens. A former resident of Lowder, Il. Korean War vet. Survived by his mother of California; two daughters: Ruth and Penny Dain, both of Springfield; and four sisters: Mrs. Alice Pope of Eldridge, Iowa, Mrs. Joyce Perronteau of Davenport, Iowa, Mrs. Mary Guzzaway of Rialto, Calif., and Miss Virginia Dain of Baton Rouge, La. Preceded by his father.

DALE, Alice (Doyel); b: 11Feb1906, Greene Co., Il.; d: 31Jan1994, Jacksonville, Il.; bu: Hickory Grove Cemetery, Wrights, Il.; m: Oscar T. Dale on 15Jul1925 in Canyon City, Colo.; fa: Luther Doyel; mo: Alma Staats. Husband preceded in death 25Aug1987. A resident of Greenfield, Il. Survived by one son: Gene Dale of San Francisco, Calif.; two grandchildren; one sister: Alberta Thomas of White Hall; and one brother: Floyd Doyel of Alton. Preceded by one brother: Ebert Doyel.

DALE, Hattie Helen (Aiken); b: 28Jun1892, Perry, Il.; d: 19Sep1976, Springfield, Il.; bu: Wilson Cemetery, Perry, Il.; m: Robert Albie Dale (date and place not stated); fa: Grant Aiken; mo: Ellen Crantler. Husband preceded in death in 1950. A former resident of Chambersburg, Il. Survived by three children: Mrs. Lee (Ernestine) Simmers of Havana, Delbert of Patoka, Il., and Robert of Meredosia; seven grand, 13 g-grand and two step-grandchildren; sisters: Mrs. Mamie Kallenback of Perry, Miss Frieda Aiken of Pittsfield, Mrs. Teressa Acree of Westminster, Maryland, and Mrs. Helen Butler of Henry, Il. Preceded by two brothers and two sisters.

DALE, Howard E.; b: 14Mar1929, Walkerville, Il.; d: 26Jan1993, Springfield, Il.; bu: Memorial Gardens Cemetery, Eldred, Il.; m: J. Evelyn Price on 21Mar1949 in Hardin, Il.; fa: John Henry Dale; mo: Mabel Willis. A resident of Carrollton, Il. Survived by his wife; three sons: James Dale of Roodhouse, John Dale of Kent, Wash., and Howard Robert Dale of Carrollton; two grandchildren; a sister: Mary Pruitt of Eldred; two brothers: James W. Dale of Carrollton and Clarence Dale of Chicago; a half-sister: Margaret Ganz of White Hall; three half-brothers: Dale Pfleger of Alton, Gary Pfleger of Carrollton and Leon Pfleger of Eldred. Preceded by a brother: George Dale.

DALE, Joyce E. (Dawdy); b: 15Nov1933, Hillview, Il.; d: 25May1996, Springfield, Il.; bu: Pine Tree Cemetery, Patterson, Il.; fa: Devere C. Dawdy; mo: Verna Ford. A resident of rural Roodhouse, Il. Survived by her husband; her mother of White Hall; one daughter: Mrs. Robert (Susan) McMillen of White Hall; two sons: Larry (wife, Marti) Dale of Hot Springs, Ark., and Ricky (wife, Jody) Dale of Clover, S.C.; 11 grandchildren; one great-grandchild; a nephew: Michael Ganz of Jacksonville, Fla., who was raised in their home; and one sister: Juanita Rollins of Roodhouse. Preceded by her father and one brother: Robert Dawdy.

DALE, Larry K.; b: 2Apr1940, Milton, Il.; d: 29Feb1992, Pittsfield, Il.; bu: Smith Cemetery, Milton, Il.; m: Verla Husser on 12Jun1960, Malden, Il.; fa: Franklin K. Dale; mo: Thelma D. Renoud. A resident of Milton, Il. Survived by his mother: Thelma Hammitt of Milton; his wife; one son: Pat Dale of Lawrence, Kans.; two daughters: Gerrie Dale of Roodhouse and Jackie Margolis of Antioch, Calif.; two grandchildren; two sisters: Brenda Sue Coleman of Arthur and Barbara Hussey of Macon, Ga.; one brother: Craig Hammitt of Milton; and several nieces and nephews. Preceded by his father; his step-father: Paul Hammitt; and one brother: Ted Dale.

DALE, Oscar T. "Bud"; b: 18Oct1902, Mahomet, Il.; d: 25Aug1987, Carrollton, Il.; bu: (not stated); m: Alice Doyle on 12Jul1925 in Canyon City, Colo.; fa: Oscar Dale; mo: Grace Rayburn. A resident of rural Greenfield, Il. Survived by his wife; one son: Eugene of San Francisco, Calif.; and two grandchildren. Preceded by four sisters and one brother.

DALE, Terry "Ted"; b: 19Jul1943, Pittsfield, Il.; d: 26Sep1981, Jacksonville, Il.; bu: Smith Cemetery, near Milton, Il.; m: Martha Jean Wevel on 28Jun1964 in Pittsfield, Il.; fa: Franklin Dale; mo: Thelma Renoud. A resident of Winchester, Il. Vet. Survived by his mother: Mrs. Thelma Hammitt of Pittsfield; two daughters: Julia Ann and Cynthia Jane, both at home; his grandparents: Mr. & Mrs. Daley Renoud of Milton; a brother: Larry of Milton; a half-brother: Craig Hammitt of Pittsfield; and a step-sister: Barbara Hussey of Macon, Georgia; and Sue Coleman of Arthur.

DALMARIS, Doris Jean (Helm); b: 19Apr1938, Milton, Il.; d: 3Dec1978, Pekin, Il.; bu: Lakeside Cemetery, Pekin, Il.; m: Steve Dalmaris on 7Oct1959 in Springfield, Il.; fa: Ralph Helm; mo: Emily Applegate. Husband preceded in death 30Jun1969. Survived by her parents; a sister: Dixie of Jacksonville; and two brothers: Gary of Pekin and Ronald of Manchester, Mo.

DALTON, Angie I. (McDaniel); b: 28Jun1920, Jacksonville, Il.; d: 1Jun1991, Houston, Tex.; bu: Memorial Lawn Cemetery, Jacksonville, Il.; m: Merrill Dalton on 21Dec1946 (place not stated); fa: Steven McDaniel; mo: Ida Berry. A resident of Spring, Tex.; formerly of Jacksonville, Il. Survived by her husband; one brother: James McDaniel of Yuba City, Calif.; and five sisters: Mabel Hacker, Ruby Brown, Mrs. Weldon (Goldie) McPherson and Inez Taylor, all of Jacksonville, and Dorothy Flemming of Irving, Tex. Preceded by two brothers and one sister.

DALTON, Catherine B. (Barnes); b: 20Oct1923, Fairmount, W.V.; d: 29Jul1988, Peoria, Il.; bu: Mitchell Cemetery, near Greenfield, Il.; m: James A. Dalton on 3Jan1959 in Dade City, Fla.; fa: Walter Barnes; mo: Margaret Miller. Survived by her husband; two sons: Dale A., at home, and Timothy L. of Jackson, Wyo.; a brother: W. Kenneth Barnes, Jr. of Odessa, Fla.; a sister: Mrs. Margaret MacKillop of Sun City Center, Fla.; and a niece and a nephew.

DALTON, Calvin; b: 17Jul1926 (place not stated); d: 30Nov1985, Scottville Blacktop, 2 miles east of U.S. 67; bu: Bethalto, Il.; m: (not stated); fa: Henry Dalton; mo: Edith Schultz. A resident of Scottville, Il. Survived by four sons: Danny of Ozark, Mo., Randy of Corpus Christi, Tex., Andy of San Diego, Calif., and Lance of Colorado Springs, Colo.; a sister: Evelyn Holiday of Florida; and three brothers: Glen of Bethalto, Stanley of Brighton and Oscar of Florida.

DALTON, Curtis L. "Jim"; b: 29Dec1937, Fieldon, Il.; d: 20Dec1994, Greenfield, Il.; bu: Hickory Grove Cemetery, near Wrights, Il.; m: Wilma Sue Mann on 11Sep1958 in Carrollton, Il.; fa: Charles H. Dalton; mo: Florence Ross. Survived by his wife; one daughter: Pamela Sue Dowland of Greenfield; one son: James L. Dalton of Athensville; three sisters: Maude Morell of Jerseyville, Mary Baur of Carrollton and Delores King of Dow; two brothers: Charles H. Dalton of Rockbridge and Stanley Dalton of Greenfield; and six grandchildren. Preceded by two sisters: Hilda Dalton and Geraldine Spencer; and two brothers: Kenneth Dalton and Murl Dalton.

DALTON, Donald Dean; b: 26Jul1934, Jacksonville, Il.; d: 23Jul1988, Jacksonville, Il.; bu: Diamond Grove Cemetery, Jacksonville, Il.; m: Margaret L. Mullens on 31May1959 in Jacksonville, Il.; fa: Wayne Dalton; mo: Ruby Emmons. A resident of South Jacksonville, IL. Army vet. Survived by his wife; his father of Jacksonville; one daughter: Jody Dalton of Bloomington, Ind.; one brother: Robert of Jacksonville; and one sister: his twin, Mrs. Donald (Dorothy) Long of Jacksonville.

DALTON, Henry Allen; b: 4Feb1925, Ashland, Il.; d: 10Feb1982, Bushnell, Il.; bu: St. Augustine Cemetery, Ashland, Il.; m: Wilma Plunkett on 7Aug1949 in Virginia, Il.; fa: Frank Dalton; mo: Grace Shafer. WWII Navy vet. Survived by h is wife; two daughters: Mrs. Louise Burton of Springfield and Mrs. Frances Kroopkin of Hazelcrest; four grandchildren: two brothers: Dwight Dalton of Pleasant Plains and Virgil Dalton of San Diego, Calif.; two sisters: Mrs. Wanda Taylor of West Covina, Calif., and Mrs. Mary Jane Frank of San Diego, Calif. Preceded by one daughter and one brother.

DALTON, Julia H. (McCracken); b: 8Nov1907, Athensville, Il.; d: 7Aug1987, Carrollton, Il.; bu: Oak Wood Cemetery, Greenfield, Il.; m: Andrew M. Dalton in January, 1927 (place not stated); fa: Charles Edgar McCracken; mo: Sarah Hurst. Husband preceded in death 15Jan1965. A resident of Greenfield, Il. Survived by a foster sister: Harriett Bermes of Carrollton; and several nieces and nephews. Preceded by one sister: Mrs. Lee Witt.

DALTON, Kathryn (Hansberger); b: 28Mar1902, Bucyrus, Ohio; d: 3Mar1985, Carrollton, Il.; bu: Mitchell Cemetery; m: Richard L. Dalton on 19Oct1925 in Jerseyville, Il.; fa: Joshua Hansberger; mo: Ida Arnold. Husband preceded in death 8Dec1968. A resident of Greenfield, Il. Survived by a son: James A. of East Peoria; two grandchildren; and one brother: Lawrence Hansberger of Cuba, Illinois.

DALTON, Lillie; b: 21Jan1908 (place not stated); d: 30Oct1984, Denver, Colorado; bu: Wheat Ridge, Colo. (Mausoleum); m: Floyd Dalton (date and place not stated); fa & mo: (not stated). Husband preceded in death. A resident of Denver, Colo.; formerly of Jacksonville, Il.; was 76 years of age at death. Survived by two sons: Eugene and Lawrence, both of Denver, Colo.; a daughter: Jeanne of Denver, Colo.; several grandchildren; two sisters: Hattie Winner and Reba Kugler, both of Jacksonville; and several nieces, nephews and cousins.

DALTON, Orville R.; b: 7Apr1909, Nortonville, Il. community; d: 25Jun1978, Jacksonville, Il.; bu: Diamond Grove Cemetery, Jacksonville, Ill; m: Maureen McNamara on 1Feb1935 in Jacksonville, Il.; fa: Carlon Dalton; mo: Pearl Entriken. Survived by his wife; three daughters: Mrs. Warren (Nancy) Wagner of Rockbridge, Mrs. John (Carol) Costello of Springfield and Mrs. Kathy Wood of Jacksonville; five grandchildren; one g-grandchild; two sisters: Mrs. Leah Schramm and Mrs. Irene Leeper, both of Jacksonville.

DALTON, Roy O.; b: 18Feb1908, Chapin, Il.; d: 27May1983, Jacksonville, Il.; bu: Winchester, Il.; m: Ruth Embree in 1936 at Bowling Green, Mo.; fa: William Dalton; mo: Minnie Gilliand. Survived by his wife; a daughter: Mrs. Charles (May) Chapman of St. Louis, Darrell Ray, at home; a sister: Mrs. Ada Miller of Hannibal, Mo.; five grand and three grandchildren. Preceded by three sisters and two brothers.

DALTON, Ruby Florence (Emmons); b: 2Feb1913, Forest City, Il.; d: 6Mar1985, Jacksonville, Il.; m: Wayne Edgar Dalton on 15Nov1930 in Jacksonville, Il.; fa: John Warren Emmons; mo: Bernice Estelle Schappaugh. Survived by her husband; three children: Robert W. Dalton, Donald D. Dalton and Mrs. Donald (Dorothy) Long, all of Jacksonville; three grandchildren: Kathy Hackman and Jody Dalton, both of Jacksonville, and Brenda Dalton of Springfield; and one g-grandson: Biff Hackman of Jacksonville. Preceded by one brother.

DALY, Edith B. (Barfield); b: 10Nov1895, Naples, Il.; d: 19Nov1986, Jacksonville, Il.; bu: Chapin, Il.; m: James S. Daly on 27Jun1921 in Jacksonville, Il.; fa: William Barfield; mo: Sarah Manley. Husband preceded in death 6Sep1974. A former resident of Chapin, Il. The last of her immediate family, survived by one son: William Daly of Chapin; one daughter: Lucille Magelitz of Chapin; eight grand and three g-grandchildren. Preceded by two brothers; and three sisters.

DALY, Edna F. A. (Brockhouse); b: 2Feb1897, Morgan Co., Il.; d: 12Sep1984, Jacksonville, Il.; bu: Chapin, Il.; m: John Daly in 1919 at Jacksonville, Il.; fa: William Gerhardt Brockhouse; mo: Gesche Wohlers. Husband preceded in death in 1966. Survived by one daughter: Norma Kern of Jacksonville; two grandchildren: Jared Kern and Jane Mikelonis, both of Springfield; and three g-grandchildren. Preceded by an infant son; five brothers; and four sisters.

DAMBACHER, Mary (Sias); b: 2Dec1922, Michigan; d: 9Jun1976, Virginia, Il.; bu: Walnut Ridge Cemetery, Virginia, Il.; m: Charles Dambacher (date and place not stated); fa: Clifford Sias; mo: Bessie Daine. Survived by her husband of Virginia; three sons: Charles Russell, Richard Wayne and James Robert, all of Virginia; two brothers: Charles and Clifford; and a sister: Susan Johnson, all of Springfield; and three grandchildren.

DAMERELL, Erma C. (Hinners); b: 5Jun1899, Meredosia, Il.; b: 9Oct1989, Rushville, IL.; bu: Meredosia, Il; m: Chester William Damerell on 20Mar1921 in Pontiac, Il.; fa: Henry W. Hinners; mo: Emma K. Hansmeyer. Husband preceded in death 30Oct1964. Survived by two sons: J. Bruce Damerell of Ft. Wayne, Ind., and Marshall H. Damerell of Lusdy, Md.; seven grand and 12 g-grandchildren. Preceded by one brother and one sister.

DAMERON, Cora Frances (Carrigar); b: 15Apr1905, Barrow, Il.; d: 28Apr1985, Phoenix, Ariz.; bu: Pine Tree Cemetery, Patterson, Il.; m: Leo Alonzo Dameron in April, 1927 at Madison, Il.; fa: Charles Perry Carrigar; mo: Julia Isabel Allen. Husband preceded in death in January, 1963. A former resident of Roodhouse, Il. Survived by three daughters: Mrs. Cora Lee Yeager and Mrs. Clarice Elaine Lictenberg, both of Phoenix, Ariz., and Mrs. Shirley Ann Schwendemann of Granite City; a son: Charles Perry of Prescott, Ariz.; 13 grand and eight g-grandchildren; and a sister: Nona Fry of Roodhouse. Preceded by two brothers.

DAMERON, Mary A. (Bryant); b: 21Jul1889, Blanchard, Iowa; d: 3Feb1986, Jacksonville, Il.; bu: Riverview Cemetery, Louisiana, Mo.; m: Earl R. Dameron; fa: Manfred Byrant; mo: Perlia Eddy. Husband preceded in death. Survived by two grandchildren: Mrs. William (Roberta) Birtton of Florissant, Mo. and Robert E. Schulte of St. Louis, Mo. Preceded by a son.

DAMIN, Mary E. (Meyers); b: 29Oct1899, Naples, Il.; d: 13Jan1994, Winchester, Il.; bu: Green Cemetery, Bluffs, Il.; m: August Damin in Scott Co., Il. (date not stated); fa: Sherman Meyers; mo: Eva (surname not stated). Husband preceded in death. A resident of Bluffs, Il. Survived by one grandson: Darrel Meyers of Gary, Ind.; and a close friend: Virginia "Bunny" Vortman of Bluffs. Preceded by one son: Delmore Meyers; one brother: Bernard Meyers; and one sister: Eva Schroeder.

DAMM, Carl E.; b: 4Dec1902, near Wrights, Il.; d: 10Mar1996, Carlinville, Il.; bu: Hickory Grove Cemetery, Wrights, Il.; m: Esta Mae Jackson on 10Jul1926 (place not stated); fa: Elias Damm; mo: Annie Winters. Wife preceded in death 3Oct1976. Survived by three daughters: Betty Combs of Carrollton, Barbara Hall of De'Quincy, La., and Linda Coke of Virden; 10 sons: Richard E. of Virden, Jim of Mason City, Marion of Springfield, Dean of Carlinville, David of Carlinville, John of White Hall, Tom of Girard, Raymond of White Hall, Kenneth of Carlinville and Gary Damm of Carlinville; numerous grand, g-grand and g-g-grandchildren; one brother: Ernie Damm of Greenfield; and one sister: Mildred Gibler of Jerseyville. Preceded by a son: Carl L. Damm; a brother: Ebert Damm; and a sister: Bernice Weisner.

DAMM, Florence (Green); b: 16Sep1902, Greene Co., Il.; d: 10Aug1976, Carrollton, Il.; bu: Oak Wood Cemetery, Greenfield, Il.; m: Ebert Damm on 7Aug1926 (place not stated); fa: Phillip Green; mo: Nora Scroggins. Husband preceded in death in November, 1975. A resident of rural Hettick, Il. Survived by six daughters: Mrs. Nadine Dannebrink and Mrs. Virginia Schneider, both of Alton, Mrs. Anna Florence Steidley and Mrs. Emma Tharp, both of Hettick, Mrs. Shirley Loftis of California and Miss Charlotte Damm of Greenfield; three sons: Ebert of Washington, Il., Charles William of Cottage Hills and Lawrence Damm of Alton; 21 grand and three g-grandchildren; three sisters: Mrs. Hazel Gracey of Chesterfield and Mrs. Frances Coonrod and Mrs. Christina Costello, both of Greenfield. Miss Mary Damm, a granddaughter, was raised in the home. Preceded by two sisters and two brothers.

DAMM, Kenneth E.; b: 22Aug1961, Carlinville, Il.; d: 15Dec1991, Springfield, Il.; bu: Oak Hill Cemetery, Palmyra, Il.; m: (not stated); fa: Kenneth Damm; mo: Alberta Burrell. A resident of Carlinville, Il. Survived by a son: Cory Damm of Hettick; two daughters: Jennifer and Brittany Damm, both of Hettick; his father of Nokomis; his mother of Carlinville; three brothers: Lindell of Carlinville, Lonnie of Hettick and Kerry of Carlinville; three sisters: Cindy Hartline, Rhonda Hart and Shannon Damm, all of Carlinville; and four half-brothers: Jason, Brian, Dustin and Nathan Damm, all of Nokomis.

DAMM, Kevin Len; b: 14Jun1962, Carlinville, Il.; d: 15Nov1985, Ocoee, Fla.; bu: Hickory Grove Cemetery, near Wrights, Il.; fa: Richard Damm; mo: Jessie Licklider. Survived by his parents; four brothers: Richard, Jr. and Gregory of Ocoee, Fla., Ronald of Vianna, Il., and Allen of Evansville Il.; and five nephews and nieces; and a grandfather: Karl Damm of Girard.

DAMM, Mary E.; b: 6Apr1954, Alton, Il.; d: 29Jan1983, Alton, Il.; bu: Oak Wood Cemetery, Greenfield, Il.; fa: Ebert E. Damm; mo: Susie Huffman. Survived by her parents: Ebert E. Damm of Washington and Susie Huffman Cunningham of Jacksonville; one half-sister: Marjorie Cunningham of Jacksonville; and four half-brothers: Ebert E. Damm, Jr. of Bartonville, James Lawrence Damm of East Peoria, Cletus Eugene Hill of Pawnee and John Cunningham of Jacksonville.

DAMON, Perry W.; b: 30May1905, Jennings, La.; d: 9Sep1986, Beardstown, Il.; bu: Sunset Memorial Gardens, Rockford, Il.; m: Mary Beal on 5Jun1934 in Beloit, Wisc.; fa: Elwin Damon; mo: Mary Russell. Wife preceded in death 14May1977. A resident of Bluff Springs, Il. Survived by a daughter: Mrs. Randal (Sue) Reichert of Bluff Springs; a son: David Damon of Rockford; five grandchildren; four sisters: Effie Rosenburg of San Diego, Calif., Grace Polmer of Sacramento, Calif., Mary Winifred Davis of Rockford and Frances Nund of Monroe, Wisc.; and two brothers: Kenneth Damon of Rockford and Alton Damon of Everett, Washington. Preceded by a son: Howard in 1976; and two brothers: Lawrence and George.

DAMOTTE, Cecelia (Whelan); b: 13Feb1911, New London, Iowa; d: 25Feb1992, Virginia, Il.; bu: Walnut Ridge Cemetery, Virginia, Il.; m: Earl Damotte on 24Dec1932 in Virginia, Il.; fa: Thomas Whelan; mo: Grace Collins. Survived by her husband; two daughters: Mrs. Lee (Judy) Freitag of Virginia and Mrs. Edward (Cecelia Ann) LaVoie of Sebring, Fla.; two sons: Earl Thomas Damotte and Donald Lee Damotte, both of Hemet, Calif.; 14 grand and four g-grandchildren; one sister: Frances Whelan of Virginia; one brother: Thomas Whelan of Ridgeway, Colo.; two nieces and two nephews. Preceded by a grandson; and a brother: Leo Whelan.

DAMOTTE, Connie S. (Blakeman); b: 16May1948, Pleasant Plains, Il.; d: 5Sep1993, Hemet, Calif.; bu: Ahsland, Il.; m: Donald L. Damotte on 16Dec1967 in Ashland, Il.; fa: Mose Blakeman; mo: Anna Darnell. A former resident of Ashland, Il. Survived by her husband; two sons: Kenneth Bradley Damotte of Hanford, Calif., and Michael Lee Damotte of Hemet, Calif.; four sisters: Mary Ann Mowry and Barbara Jo McClure, both of Ashland, Virginia Dirks of Petersburg and Betty Lou Barfield of Pleasant Plains; nine brothers: Elmer of Tallula, Paul of Beardstown, Harry D. of Philadelphia, Mosie of Rochester, James of Ashland, Melvin of Campbellsville, Ky., J. R. of Pleasant Plains and Harry and Charles, both of Springfield; and several nieces and nephews. Preceded by her parents; a son: Patrick Damotte; two brothers: William C. and Harold Blakeman; and two sisters: Carolyn Willamson and Corrine Batts.

DAMOTTE, Estelle F. (Switzer); b: 27Jan1885, Winchester, Il.; d: 22Apr1976, Arcadia, Calif.; bu: Winchester, Il.; m: 1) Jess Woodall (date and place not stated); and 2) Edward Lee Damotte in 1926 (place not stated); fa: Joseph Switzer; mo: Caroline Ball. 1st husband preceded in death in 1918; 2nd in 1968. Survived by a son: Warren S. Woodall of Arcadia, Calif.; a daughter: Mrs. Herman Martin of Morton, Il..; and a granddaughter.

DAMRELL, Betsy Jean (Nolan); b: (not stated); d: 24Feb1985, St. Charles, Mo.; bu: White Hall, Il.; m: Merritt Damrell (date and place not stated); fa: Lee H. Nolan; mo: Nellie Berlin. A resident of Florissant, Mo.; formerly of White Hall, Il; was 60 years of age at death. Survived by her husband, Merritt of Florissant; three children: Cynthia Jane Damrell, Bruce Carter Damrell and Linda Jean Daniels; and a twin sister: Jane Norwick of Lawrence, Mass.

DAMRON, Edward; b: 13Apr1906, Pike Co., Mo.; d: 31Dec1981, Springfield, Il.; bu: Eiola, Mo.; m: Othel Baker in 1943 (place not stated); fa: Columbus Damron; mo: Rosa Lee Briscoe. A resident of Waverly, Il. Survived by his wife; three daughters: Mrs. Lenora Reniewicki; Helen Brassington and Louise Diedrich, all of Phoenix; and son: Thomas Damron of Phoenix and Edward, Jr. of Milwaukee, Wisc.; two step-sons: Elvin Otto of Losa Angeles and Kenneth Otto of Pittsfield; one step-daughter: Geraldine Schroenett of Cudahy, Wisc.; 22 grand and 29 g-grandchildren and one g-g-grandchild. Preceded by two brothers and one sister.

DAMRON, Othel W. (Baker); b: 2Sep1899, Shelbina, Mo.; d: 10Nov1988, Waverly, IL.; bu: Eiola, Mo.; m: Edward Damron on 3Apr1943 in Milwaukee, Wisc.; fa: William Baker; mo: Anna (surname not stated). Husband preceded in death 31Dec1981. Survived by a daughter: Mrs. Robert (Geraldine) Schroettner of Cudahy, Wisc.; a son: Kenneth Otto of Pittsfield; three step-daughters: Mrs. George (Lenora) Reniewicki Mrs. Tom (Helen) Brassington and Mrs. Gerald (Louise) Diedrick, all of Phoenix, Ariz.; two step-sons: Tom Damron of Phoenix, Ariz., and Edward Damron of St. Francis, Wisc.; a sister: Elizabeth Grant of Brookfield, Mo.; and two nieces. Preceded by a son.

DANENBERGER, Donald; b: 13Dec1915, Ashland, Il.; d: 23Jan1990, Ocala, Fla.; bu: Ashland, Il.; m: Helen Viands in 1939 at Ashland, Il.; fa: Sam Danenberger; mo: Phoebe Zelma Dunkel. A resident of Ocala, Fla.; formerly of Ashland, Il. WWII Army vet. Survivedby his wife; a daughter: Mrs. William (Tonia) Hagen of Springfield; two grandchildren; three brothers: Walter of Springfield, Raymond of Virginia and Richard of New Berlin; three sisters: Mrs. Owen (Sally) Long of Ashland, Mrs. Lee (Pat) Houser of Ashland and Mrs. Don (Marietta) Naylor of Ashland. Preceded by two brothers: Sam and Gene; and a sister: Connie Bast.

DANENBERGER, Gene D.; b: 25Dec1911, Ashland, Il.; d: 12Aug1983, Springfield, Il.; bu: Ashland, Il.; m: Helen McLaughlin in 1933 (place not stated); fa: Samuel Danenberger; mo: Phoebe Dunkel. A resident of Chandlerville Il. Survived by his mother of Ashland; his wife; four brothers: Donald of Ocala, Fla., Richard of New Berlin, Raymond of Virginia and Walter of Springfield; four sisters: Constance Bast, Marietta Naylor and Patricia Houser, all of Ashland, and Sally Sue Long of New Berlin.

DANENBERGER, Helen M. (McLaughlin); b: 1May1906, Cass Co., Il.; d: 19Jun1996, Ashland, Il.; bu: Ashland, Il.; m: Gene Danenberger on 16Jul1933 in Springfield, Il.; fa: Frank W. McLaughlin; mo: Ethelyn Derby. Husband preceded in death 12Aug1983. Survived by a nephew: Gerald Moore of Springfield; and several brothers-in-law and sisters-in-law. Preceded by a sister: Dorothy Moore.

DANENBERGER, Mary Elizabeth (McFeeters); b: 5Jul1919, Brown Co. Il.; d: 24Apr1989, Springfield, IL.; bu: Pleasant Plains, Il.; m: Richard S. Dannenberger on 7May1939 in Missouri; fa: Charles O. McFeeters; mo: Vivian Browning. A resident of New Berlin, Il. Survived by her husband; four sons: Sherwood of Springfield and Timothy, Kevin and David, all of New Berlin; three daughters: Mrs. John (Judith) Shutt of Crystal Lake, Marilyn Danenberger of Loami and Mrs. Shuan (Cynthia) Beck of Springfield; 11 grandchildren; a great-grandson; a brother: Robert of Alsey; and several nieces and nephews. Preceded by her parents and a brother: Eugene.

DANENBERGER, Phoebe Zelma (Dunkel); b: 20Aug1885, near Pleasant Plains, Il.; d: 3Jul1987, Springfield, Il.; bu: Ashland, Il.; m: Samuel B. Danenberger on 15Feb1910 (place not stated); fa: George Dunkel: mo: Sarah (Johnson) Dunkel Goodman. Husband preceded in death in July, 1982. A resident of Ashland, Il. Survived by four sons: Donald D. of Ocala, Fla., Richard S. of New Berlin, Raymond E. of Virginia and Walter of Springfield; three daughters: Mrs. Marietta Naylor and Mrs. Patricia Houser, both of Ashland, and Mrs. Sally Long of New Berlin; 26 grand, 46 g-grand and 12 g-g-grandchildren. Preceded by three sons, one daughter and several brothers and sister.

DANENBERGER, Raymond E. "Bud"; b: 19Aug1921, Ashland, Il.; d: 18Oct1996, Virginia, Il.; bu: Walnut Ridge Cemetery, Virginia, Il.; m: 1) Virginia Logan in 1946 and 2) Marjorie Thompson on 10Sep1988 (places not stated); fa: Sam Danenberger; mo: Phoebe Zelma Dunkel. 1st wife preceded in death 5Dec1984. WWII Army vet. Survived by his wife; a son: Raymond "Buddy" of Virginia; two daughters: Marita McKinley of Virginia and Kathi of Lemont; a step-daughter: Ellen Wester of Ashland; three grand and two step-grandchildren; a brother: Walter of Springfield; three sisters: Mrs. Owen (Sally) Long, Mrs. Lee (Pat) Houser and Mrs. Don (Midge) Naylor, all of Ashland; and several nieces and nephews. Preceded by a step-son: Robert Thompson; four brothers: Sam, Gene, Don and Richard; and a sister: Connie Bast.

DANENBERGER, Richard S.; b: 21Aug1919, Ashland, Il.; d: 28Dec1991, Springfield, Il.; bu: Pleasant Plains, Il.; m: Mary E. McFeeters on 7May1939 in Missouri; fa: Samuel D. Danenberger; mo: Phoebe Dunkel. Wife preceded in death 24Apr1989. A resident of New Berlin, IL. WWII Army vet. Survived by four sons: Sherwood Danenberger of Springfield, and Timothy, Kevin and David Danenberger, all of New Berlin; three daughters: Mrs. John (Judith) Shutt of Crystal Lake, Marilyn Danenberger of Loami and Mrs. Shaun (Cynthia L.) Beck of Sherman; 12 grand and three g-grandchildren; two brothers: Raymond of Virginia and Walter of Springfield; three sisters: Mrs. Don (Marietta) Naylor and Mrs. Lee (Patricia) Houser, both of Ashland, and Mrs. Owen (Sally) Long of Pleasant Plains; and many nieces and nephews. Preceded by five brothers and one sister.

DANENBERGER, Samuel David, Sr.; b: 15Feb1886, Sangamon Co., Il.; d: 12Jul1982, Virginia, Il.; bu: Ashland, Il.; m: Phoebe Dunkel on 16Feb1910, Pleasant Plains, Il.; fa: David Danenberger; mo: Susan Carter. A resident of Ashland, Il. (Mayor of Ashland from 1929 to 1935) Survived by his wife; four daughters: Constance Bast, Marietta Naylor and Patricia Houser, all of Ashland, and Sally Sue Long of New Berlin; five sons: Gene of Chandlerville, Donald of Ocala, Fla., Richard of New Berlin, Raymond of Virginia and Walter of Springfield; 26 grand, 43 g-grand and two g-g-grandchildren. Preceded by three children; five sisters, and three brothers.

DANENBERGER, Virginia H. (Logan); b: 5Sep1921, Cumberland Co., Il.; d: 5Dec1984, Jacksonville, Il.; bu: Walnut Ridge Cemetery, Virginia, Il.; m: Raymond Danenberger in 1946 (place not stated); fa: Ray Logan; mo: Hazel Gordon. A resident of Virginia, Il. Survived by her husband; two daughters: Marita McKinley of Virginia and Kathi Danenberger of Kirksville, Mo.; a son: Raymond E. "Buddy" of Virginia; her mother: Hazel Logan of Virginia; a brother: Robert Logan of Marion; and three grandchildren.

DANIEL, Alberta (Friend); b: 7May1904, Saidora, Il.; d: 22May1996, Havana, Il.; bu: Bethel Cemetery, Chandlerville, Il.; m: Walter Daniel on 9Jun1923 (place not stated); fa: George Friend; mo: Cordelia Johnson. Husband preceded in death. A former resident of Chandlerville. Survived by one sister-in-0law: Lieura I. Friend of Chandlerville; and several nieces and nephews. Preceded by two brothers and four sisters.

DANIEL, Dorothy B. (Hall); b: 25Nov1901, Scott Co., Il; d: 22Jun1985, Jacksonville, Il.; bu: Memorial Lawn Cemetery, Jacksonville, Il.; m: Fay E. Daniel; fa: Leonard Hall; mo: Sarah Roberts. Husband preceded in death 8Mar1955. Survived by two sons: Leonard Daniel of Jacksonville and Fay E. Daniel, Jr. of Hoffman Estates; one daughter: Blanche Canuto of Jacksonville; seven grand and nine g-grandchildren; one brother: Eldon Hall of Quincy; and two sisters: Carrie Williams of Quincy and Helen Lloyd of Griggsville. Preceded by two brothers and two sisters.

DANIEL, Edith May (McPherson); b: 13Feb1892, Morgan Co., Il.; d: 20Sep1986, Jacksonville, Il.; bu: Memorial Lawn Cemetery, Jacksonville, Il.; m: Roy Daniel on 14Aug1917 (place not stated); fa: Fred McPherson; mo: Mary Windsor. Husband preceded in death 14Jul1975. Survived by two daughters: Mary Coultas of Palestine and Mrs. Gene (Rose) Bradney of Jacksonville; one son: Robert of Grovestown, Ind.; 10 grand and 16 g-grandchildren. Preceded by a son: Warren; one sister; and two brothers.

DANIEL, Elmer Lee; b: 5Feb1910, Beardstown, Il.; d: 26Jan1987, Moline, Il.; bu: Walnut Ridge Cemetery, Virginia, Il.; m: Irene Wells on 17Sep1946 in Beardstown, Il; fa: Tom Daniel; mo: Mary Mauer. Survived by his wife; one son: Gordon L. of Colona; two grand and two g-grandchildren.

DANIEL, Flossie I. (Caywood); b: 28Oct1890, Cass Co., Il.; d: 23Oct1981, Jacksonville, Il.; bu: Arcadia, Il.; m: James Daniel on 16Dec1914 (place not stated); fa: Robert Caywood; mo: Mary Smith. Husband preceded in death 4Dec1976. A former resident of Arcadia, Il. Survived by two sons: Robert of Jacksonville and Jim of Columbus, Miss.; two daughters: Dorothy Daniel and Mary Foster, both of Jacksonville; eight grand, seven g-grand and two g-g-grandchildren; two brothers: Robert and Bryan Caywood, both of Chapin; two sisters: Mrs. Herb Clancy of Jacksonville; and Mrs. Paul Brockhouse of Chapin. Preceded in death by a son: Paul; two brothers and four sisters.

DANIEL, Francis "Jack"; b: 15Oct1920, Scott Co., Il.; d: 8Jan1995, Pittsfield, Il.; bu: West Cemetery, Pittsfield, Il.; m: Irene Ringhausen on 29Sep1948 in Jerseyville, Il.; fa: Frank Daniel; mo: Eleanor Ehlert. WWII Army vet. Survived by his wife; a daughter: Mrs. David (Marcial) Messmann of Urbana; two sisters: Katherine Ballenger of Florence and Virginia Byus of Texas; a grandson; and several nieces and nephews. Preceded by his parents; and a sister: Louise Harshman.

DANIEL, Glen; b: 30Apr1898, Joe Davies Co., Il.; d: 2Mar1977, Beardstown, Il.; bu: Griggsville, Il.; m: Mary Miller on 2Nov1924 in Pittsfield, Il; fa: James Nelson Daniel; mo: Mary Ettie Hunt. Wife preceded in death 10Jan1962. A former resident of Griggsville, Il. Survived by one daughter: Mrs. H. V. (Rose) Newman; and one son: Floyd N. "Ike" Daniel, both of Beardstown; three grandchildren; one g-grandchild; and a sister: Mrs. J. M. (Eva) Clendenny of Pleasant Hill.

DANIEL, Harold "Jack"; b: 23Aug1907. Crossville, Il.; d: 12Nov1981, White Hall, Il.; bu: Manchester, Il.; m: Stella Lawson on 6Apr1930 in Manchester, Il.; fa: Marshall Daniel; mo: Mary Rose. A resident of Alsey, Il. Survived by his wife; a daughter: Mrs. Lloyd (Viola) Camp of Mt. Sterling; a son: Dean of White Hall; seven grand and six g-grandchildren; three sisters: Mrs. James (Frances) Hoots of White Hall, Mrs. John (Rose) Cooper of Chillicothe, and Mrs. Ardeth Smith of Orlando, Florida. Preceded by a grandchild and a g-grandchild.

DANIEL, Harriet Taylor (Herring); b: 28Jan1914, rural Bath, Il.; d: 7Jan1995, Jacksonville, Il.; bu: Fairview Cemetery, Bath, Il.; m: 1) Earl J. Lacey on 28Mar1932; and 2) Lloyd Daniel on 21Dec1964 (place not stated); fa: Harry J. Herring; mo: Caroline Lane. 1st husband died 31Oct1959; 2nd on 3Apr1982. A resident of Bath, Il. Survived by three sons: Robert J. of Bath, Dale W. of Havana and Timothy E. Lacey of Glasford; two daughters: Lieura Mae Hackman of Springfield and Helen Ann Hardy of Bath; 16 grand and 21 g-grandchildren; and four sisters: Elsie Huey of Pekin, Eula Foster of Springfield, Hazel Miller of Roseville and Ruby Wright of Mansfield. Preceded by a son: James; a daughter: Juanita; and three sisters.

DANIEL, Irene (Bailey); b: 24May1899, Ashland, Il.; d: 28Dec1986, Jacksonville, Il.; bu: Walnut Ridge Cemetery, Virginia, Il.; m: Harry Daniel (date and place not stated); fa: B. F. Bailey; mo: Sarah E. Hiles. Husband preceded in death. A resident of rural Ashland, Il. Survived by a brother: Harry Bailey of Virginia; and several nieces and nephews, one of whom is Mrs. Mary Lee Robinson of Virginia.

DANIEL, Irene H. (Hicks); b: 10Sep1918, Jacksonville, Il.; d: 2Jan1990, Springfield, Il.; bu: Calvary Cemetery, Springfield, Il.; m: Ernest C. Daniel in 1947 (place not stated); fa: John Hicks; mo: Mary Carrigan. Husband preceded in death in 1961. A former resident of Jacksonville, Il. Survived by a sister; Mrs. Margaret Ashcraft of Springfield; a brother: Richard J. Hicks of Jacksonville; two sisters-in-law: Mrs. Betty Smith of Milwaukee, Wisc., and Mrs. Louise Hicks of Cranford, N.J.; a niece; seven nephews; and several cousins. Preceded by three brothers: Clarence, Edward and John Hicks.

DANIEL, James Franklin; b: 1Jan1891, Morgan Co., Il.; d: 4Dec1976, Jacksonville, Il.; bu: Arcadia, Il.; m: Flossie Caywood on 16Dec1914 (place not stated); fa: Ezekial A. Daniel; mo: Martha Lacey. Survived by his wife; two sons: Robert E. and James J., both of Jacksonville; two daughters: Mrs. James (Mary) Foster of Jacksonville and Dorothy M. Daniel, at home; a sister: Mrs. Ollie Casey of Woodland, Calif.; eight grand and five g-grandchildren. Preceded by a son, three brothers and six sisters.

DANIEL, L. Eleanore (Ehlert); b: 10Nov1901, Lutherville, Ark.; d: 28Jan1985, Louisiana, Mo.; bu: Blue River Cemetery, Detroit, Il.; m: Francis Frank Daniel on 6Jun1920 in Winchester, Il.; fa: Carl Ehlert; mo: Katrina Kreig. Husband preceded in death in 1971. A resident of Pittsfield, Il. Survived by a son: Francis "Jack" of Pittsfield; two daughters: Katherine Ballenger of Pittsfield and Peggy Byus of Springfield; two brothers: William and Oscar Ehlert, both of Winchester; ten grand and 11 g-grandchildren. Preceded by a daughter, four brothers and two grandchildren. {Member: Pike County Historical Society}

DANIEL, Leila Lee Edda (Reichert); b: 26Mar1904, Cass Co., Il.; d: 7Apr1991, Springfield, Il.; bu: Walnut Ridge Cemetery, Virginia, Il.; m: Fred W. Daniel on 11Dec1921 in Bluff Springs, Il.; fa: John Frederick Reichert; mo: Bertha Benedicta Koch. Husband preceded in death. A resident of Myers Nursing Home, Beardstown, Il. Survived by two sons: Harlan F. Daniel of Clearwater, Fla. and Marvin L. Daniel of Denver, Colo. Preceded by four sisters.

DANIEL, Maggie (Adkinson); b: 8Apr1892, Rushville, IL.; d: 10Feb1985, Rushville, Il.; bu: Rushville, Il.; m: Everett Lee Daniel on 16Apr1913 in Rushville, IL.; a: John L. Adkinson; mo: Nancy Van Order. Husband preceded in death 26May1949. Survived by one daughter: Mrs. Charlene Ketcham of Aurora; two grandsons; and two g-grandsons. Preceded by one sister.

DANIEL, Marjorie (Darling); b: 29Mar1902, Monmouth, Il.; d: 11Aug1984, Springfield, Il.; bu: Bath, Il.; m: Gerald Daniel on 9May1923 (place not stated); fa: Adam E. Darling; mo: Lillian Mae Curless. Husband preceded in death 5Mar1964. A resident of Bath, Il. Survived by three half-brothers: Eldon Darling of Edelstein and Ernest and Loren Darling, both of Clinton, Ark.; and several nieces and nephews. Preceded by two sisters and a half-brother.

DANIEL, Mary Angie (Short); b: 1Apr1892, Murrayville, Il.; d: 14Jan1990, Jacksonville, IL.; bu: Fernwood Cemetery; m: 1) Charles Busey in 1929 and 2) Elmer Daniel on 18Apr1937 (places not stated); fa: John R. Short; mo: Lucinda Hutton. 1st husband died in September, 1934; 2nd died 26Jan1972. Survived by several nieces and nephews. Preceded by four brothers and six sisters. She was the last of her immediate family.

DANIEL, Mildred B. (Hamm); b: 12Feb1919, Jacksonville, Il.; d: 9May1994, Jacksonville, Il.; bu: East Cemetery, Jacksonville, Il.; m: Robert E. Daniel on 14Jan1938 in Bowling Green, Mo.; fa: Oliver A Hamm; mo: Cora Lee Boyce. Survived by her husband; one son: Robert Lee (wife, Dottie) Daniel of Riggston; one brother: O. L. Hamm of Jacksonville; seven grand and 12 g-grandchildren; one niece; and several nephews.

DANIEL, Ora L.; b: 11Feb1903, Cass Co., Il.; d: 18Jul1981, Jacksonville, Il.; bu: Ashland, Il.; m: Fenella Plowright (date and place not stated); fa: Charles Daniel; mo: Mary Johnson. A resident of rural Ashland, Il. Survived by his wife; a brother: Walter "Bill" Daniel of Ashland; and two sisters: Mrs. Marie Shortridge and Mrs. Mae Smedley, both of Ashland.

DANIEL, Susan Bulah (Barrett); b: 4Sep1896, Saidora, Il.; d: 2Jun1994, Prairie City, Il.; bu: Fairview Cemetery, Bath, IL.; m: Russell Daniel on 11Nov1914 in Havana, Il.; fa: Rev. James Marion Barrett; mo: Susie Sarah Jones. Husband preceded in death 31Mar1978. A resident of Bushnell, Il. Survived by two son: Wilbur C. Daniel of Havana and Harry W. Daniel of Peoria; one daughter: Mrs. Meredith (Hazel) Filbert of Bushnell; seven grand, seven g-grand and four g-g-grandchildren. Preceded by one infant son; five brothers; and three sisters.

DANIEL, Warren K., Sr.; b: 4Jul1918, Manchester, Il.; d: 18Oct1985, Jacksonville, IL.; bu: East Cemetery, Jacksonville, Il.; m: Rose Devaroe on 13Jan1940 at Bowling Green, Mo.; fa: Roy Daniel; mo: Edith McPherson. WWII Navy vet. Survived by his wife; his mother of Jacksonville; a daughter: Mildred Daniel of Jacksonville; a son: Warren K., Jr. of Jacksonville; two grandchildren: Dee-dee and Cheryl Daniel, both of Jacksonville; a brother: Robert of Grovertown, Ind.; and two sisters: Mary Coultas of Palestine, Illinois, and Rose Bradney of Jacksonville.

DANIEL, William P.; b: 19Mar1888, Bond Co., Il.; d: 9Jul1979, Beardstown, Il.; bu: Beardstown, Il.; m: 1) Mabel Brown in July, 1915 at Virginia, Il.; and 2) Bessie Modenhauger in June, 1962 (place not stated); fa: Henry Daniel; mo: Lucy Apple. 1st wife died in 1956; 2nd wife died in 1978. Survived by these children: Raymond and William, both of Creve Coeur, and Mrs. Clarence (Freida) Haxton of Havana; eight grand and 13 g-grandchildren; a brother: John E. Daniel of Pinellas Park, Fla.; and a half-brother: Guilford Hammon of Carlyle.

DANIELS, Anna M. (Frost); b: 19Jul1900, Jersey Co., Il.; d: 20Feb1978, Jacksonville, Il.; bu: Oak Grove Cemetery, Jerseyville, Il.; m: George Daniels on 7Jun1982 (place not stated); fa: Samuel Frost; mo: Ida Kitzmiller. A resident of Carrollton, Il. Survived by her husband; a daughter: Mrs. Harold (Joan) McCollum of Quincy; two grandchildren; these brothers and sisters: Elmer Frost of Jerseyville, Paul Frost of St. Louis, Lela Moore, Belle Wiegand, Louise Ghent and Polly Opperman, all of Alton, Opal Walker of Wood River, Tessie Ritchie of Jerseyville and Mildred Lovell of Rockbridge. Preceded by one sister.

DANIELS, Bernice F. (Fundel); b: 30Aug1917, Crookston, Minn.; d: 19Oct1982, Jacksonville, Il.; bu: Glasgow Cemetery, Glasgow, Il.; m: Fred "Chief" Daniels on 25Apr1942 in Bowling Green, Mo.; fa: Peter Fundel; mo: Pearl McMullin. Survived by her husband; one sister: Margaret Schafer of Winchester; and three brothers: Albert Fundel and Kenneth Fundel, both of Glasgow and George Fundel of Roodhouse. Preceded by one brother and one sister.

DANIELS, Billy G.; b: 1Sep1936, Vandalia, Mo.; d: 29Dec1984, Elmhurst, Il.; bu: Pine Tree Cemetery, near Patterson, Il.; m: Delores Gregory on 24Apr1974 in Las Vegas, Nev.; fa: Clayton Daniels; mo: Vivian Ashlock. A resident of Hanover Park, Il. Survived by his mother of Naperville; his wife; three brothers: Melvin Daniels of Schaumburg, Richard Daniels of Rochester, N.Y. and Allen Daniels of Alton; and three sisters: Sue Rittenhouse of Colchester, Ruth Ann Bohannon of Chicago, and Pat Daniels of Naperville.

DANIELS, C. Truman: b: 13Nov1911, Detroit, Il.; d: 14Ssep1977, Griggsville Il.; bu: Gray Cemetery, near New Salem, Il.; m: Mildred Dickerman on 16May1934 in Pittsfield, Il.; fa: William Francis Daniels; mo: Vera Sneeden. Survived by his wife; a son: Charles Earl; and two grandchildren, all of Rock Island; a sister: Mrs. Elmer (Margaret) Arnold of Flint, Mich.; and five brothers: Lyndel and Lyle, both of New Salem, Ervin of Pittsfield, Delmer of Griggsville and Paul of Decatur.

DANIELS, Emmer; B: 10Sep1894, Pike Co., Il.; d: 19Sep1985, Pittsfield, Il.; bu: Blue River Cemetery, Detroit, Il.; m: Mary Catherine Splain on 25Feb1916 in Detroit, Il.; fa: Oscar Daniels; mo: Alberta (surname not stated). Survived by his wife; a son: Robert O. Daniels of Pittsfield; three daughters: Mrs. Jaunita Ruble and Mrs. Genevieve Seyl, both of Pittsfield, and Mrs. Mildred Meskimmer of Ohio, Illinois; 25 grand, 69 g-grand and 16 g-g-grandchildren. Preceded by an infant son; two grandchildren; three sisters; and one brother.

DANIELS, Eric Anthony; b: 5Nov1950, Jacksonville, Il.; d: 3Jul1990, Los Angeles, Calif.; bu: East Cemetery, Jacksonville, Il.; fa: (not stated); mo: Geraldine Daniels. Survived by his mother of Macomb; one sister: Sherry Johnson of Milwaukee, Wisc.; and several nieces, nephews, aunts, uncles and cousins.

DANIELS, Estella (Rhodes); b: 2Mar1889, Detroit, Pike Co., Il.; d:22Jan1977, Gibson City, Il.; bu: Griggsville, Il.; m: Ray Daniels on 16Nov1916 (place not stated); fa: Albert Rhodes; mo: Charlotte Anthony. Husband preceded in death. A resident of Griggsville, Il. Survived by two children: Mrs. David (Marie) Daigh of Perry and Harley Daniels of Thawville, near Gibson City; and seven grandchildren.

DANIELS, Ethel L. (Cox); b: 20Feb1937, Walkerville, Il.; d: 6Dec1995, Springfield, Il.; bu: Pine Tree Cemetery, Patterson, Il.; m: Earl E. Daniels on 11Aug1953 in Jerseyville, Il.; fa: Massey Cox; mo: Christina Long. A resident of Girard; formerly of White Hall, Il. Survived by her husband; three sons: Raymond E. (wife, Marla) Daniels of White Hall, Rickey E. Daniels of Granite City and Leon (wife, Brenda) Daniels of Granite City; three daughters: Mrs. Jerry (Mary) Lake of Nilwood, Mrs. Robby (Marla) Sprong of Hillview and Mrs. Bryan (Michele) Gatermann of Waggoner; two nephews raised in the home: Chad and Jamie Rice; 12 grand and 4 g-grandchildren; four brothers: Bernie, Frank and James Rice, all of White Hall, and Pete Rice of Roodhouse; and four sisters: Beverly Hodgson of White Hall, Grace Scroggins of Jacksonville, Margaret Bonani of Texas and Betty King of Jacksonville. Preceded by one brother: Bill Rice; and one sister: Carol Pruiett.

DANIELS, George Edward; b: 25Oct1949, Jacksonville, Il.; d: 5Nov1984, Winchester, Il.; bu: Winchester, Il.; m: Antoninette "Toni" Struss on 13Apr1971 in Winchester, Il.; fa: Albert Daniels; mo: Violet Owings. Survived by his mother, Mrs. Violet Moore, of Jacksonville; his wife; two daughters: Tammy Renee and Sheryl Lynn, both at home; three brothers: Jack of Winchester, Ronald and Richard of Jacksonville; and his grandparents: Mr.& Mrs. David Owings of Winchester.

DANIELS, Goldie L. (Isringhausen); b: (date not stated), Jersey Co., Il.; d: 18Apr1987, Wood River, Il.; bu: Kane, Il.; m: Ernest M. Daniels in 1926 (place not stated); fa: Frank Isringhausen; mo: Dean Levi. Husband preceded in death in 1975. A resident of Kane, Il.; was 76 years of age at death. Survived by one daughter: Mrs. Carl (Iva Dean) Berry of Kane; three sons: Bill of Kane, John and Norman of Carrollton; 11 grand and 15 g-grandchildren; one sister: Emma Daniels of Jerseyville; and three brothers: Ernest and William Isringhausen, both of Jerseyville, and Leo Isringhausen of Peoria. Preceded by one grandson.

DANIELS, Harrison B. "Possum"; b: 18Apr1903, Brooklyn, Schuyler Co., Il.; d: 13Oct1979, Rushville, Il.; bu: Brooklyn Cemetery; m: 1) Lenore Weller (date and place not stated); and 2) Lilly Mae Akers in 1961 at Rushville, Il.; fa: Charles Daniels; mo: Mary Ellen VanWinkle. 1st wife preceded in death. A resident of Littleton, Il. Survived by his wife; two step-daughters: Mrs. Nancy Knott and Mrs. Diane Thompson; one step-son: William Henry Akers, all of Rushville; 13 step-grandchildren; one step-g-grandchild; one sister: Hazel Toland of Moline; and numerous nieces and nephews.

DANIELS, Henry; b: (not stated); d: 5Dec1979, Columbia, Mo.; bu: Versailles, Mo.; m: Elizabeth (surname and date/place of marriage not stated); fa & mo: (not stated). A resident of Versailles, Mo.; was 75 years of age at death. Survived by his wife; numerous nieces and nephews, among them: Mrs. Norbert Schindler of Jacksonville and Mrs. Ronald Becker of Salem, Mo.; and a sister: Mrs. T. L. (Grace) Hughes of Jacksonville. Preceded by three sisters and four brothers.

DANIELS, Henry J. "Hank"; b: 4Aug1927, McCollough, Ala.; d: 12Aug1993, Griggsville, Il.; bu: Griggsville, Il.; m: Betty Sanders on 5Sep1953 in Cornith, Miss.; fa: James Daniels; mo: Luna McDonald. Army vet. Survived by his wife; four sons: Tony Ray Daniels of Romeoville, James Daniels and John Daniels, both of Griggsville and Bob Daniels of Lemont; three daughters: Linda Becker of Lockport and Anne Martin and Kimberly McCarter, both of Griggsville; 17 grandchildren; nine sisters: Myrtle Waters of Repton, Ala., Shirley Lee of Brewton, Ala., Sally Kilcrease of Bay Minette, Ala, Edna Metts of Uriah, Ala., Elliotte Shanahan of Staten Island, N.Y., Lois Jordan and Nina Mooney, both of Excel, Ala, Dorothy Lambert of Bay Minette, Ala., and Doris Peterson of Lynn Haven, Fla.; one brother: David Daniel of Foley, Ala. Preceded by five brothers: Clifton, James, W. T., Pearlie and Clinton Daniels; and one sisters: Rosa Nettles.

DANIELS, Inez F. (Karr); b: 6Mar1907, Fontana, Kans.; d: 23Apr1989, Barry, Il.; bu: Ninety-Six Cemetery, La Cygne, Kansas; m: James Daniels on 16Nov1927 in La Cygne, Kansas; fa: Leroy Hampton Karr; mo: Alpha Smith. Husband preceded in death 12Jan1965. Survived by a son: Marian Daniels of Pittsfield; four grand and eight g-grandchildren; a sister: Iva Hewitt of Kansas City; and three brothers: Ivan Karr, Inman Karr ad Ira Karr, all of Paolo, Kansas. Preceded by two sons, a daughter and a brother.

DANIELS, John E.; b: 6Mar1962, Chicago, Il.; d: 28Sep1996, rural Pike Co., Il.; bu: Griggsville, Il.; m: (not stated); fa: Henry J. Daniels; mo: Betty J. Sanders. A resident of Pittsfield; formerly of Griggsville, Il. Survived by his mother of Griggsville; maternal grandmother: Josephine Sulser of Griggsville; a fiancée: Jackie Taylor of Pittsfield; two sons: John Adam Daniels and D. J. Daniels, both of Griggsville; one step-son: Cody Richard Spann of Pittsfield; four step-daughters: Geela Jill Smithers, Emily Elizabeth Spann and Sierra Dawn Conger, all of Pittsfield, and Shannon Cawthon of Griggsville; three sisters: Mrs. Tom (Linda) Becker of Lockport, Mrs. Daniel (Anne) Lister and Kimberly McCarter, both of St. Louis, Mo.; three brothers: Tony of Pittsfield and James and Bob, both of Griggsville; a special aunt: Barbara Roman of Griggsville; and numerous aunts, nieces and nephews. Preceded by his father; his maternal grandfathers: Milo Sulser and Ruban Sanders; and paternal grandparents: James and Luna Daniels.

DANIELS, Katherine Irene (Hill); b: 29Jan1919, Nebo, Il.; d: 31Mar1992, Jerseyville, Il.; bu: White Hall, Il.; m: Ralph Daniels on 15Aug1955, Jerseyville, Il.; fa: Ezra Hill; mo: Molly Mason. Husband preceded in death 23Mar1975. A resident of White Hall, Il. Survived by two sons: William F. Boyd of Sun City Center, Fla., and Thomas Floyd of Meredosia; three daughters: Mrs. Harold (Edna) Lewey of Jacksonville, Nancy Mathews of White Hall and Mrs. Robert (Alice) Elam of Beardstown; 22 grand and 24 g-grandchildren. Preceded by one son: Paul Boyd, Jr.; one daughter: Pamela Van Hyning; one sister: Opal Mathews; and two brothers: George and Orville Hill.

DANIELS, Lela Belle (Lowden); b: 18Nov1895, Virginia, Il.; d: 25Oct1991, Jacksonville, Il.; bu: Arcadia, Il.; m: Warren W. Daniels on 28Jun1931 in Hannibal, Mo.; fa: James B. Lowden; mo: Ida Mae Liter. Husband preceded in death 5Jan1980. A former resident of the Arcadia area. Survived by one daughter: Freda Mallicoat; one granddaughter; three g-grand and three g-g-grandchildren, all of Jacksonville. Preceded by one brother and three sisters.

DANIELS, Leona Marie (Cummings); b: 21Mar1931, Winchester, Il.; d: 16Jan1982, Jacksonville, Il.; bu: Winchester, Il.; m: Paul Daniels on 1Oct1950 (place not stated); fa: Ernest Cummings; mo: Eva Cumby. Survived by her husband; six children: Harold, Bobby, Bruce, Janet, Pam and Mary, all of Texas; three brothers: Earl Cummings of Toluca Lake, Calif., Bob Cummings of Tallahassee, Fla., and Ted Cummings of Jacksonville; two sisters: Virginia McGlasson of Jacksonville and Mrs. Thomas (Norma) Spradlin of Waverly.

DANIELS, Leroy Wilford; b: 18Aug1931, Macomb, Il.; d: 12Aug1984, Macomb, Il.; bu: (not stated); m: Clara Mae McGruder (date and place not stated); fa: Joseph Daniels, Sr.; mo: Myrtle (surname not stated). Survived by his wife; his mother of Jacksonville; two sons: Terry of Jacksonville, Fla., and Todd of Macomb; three grandchildren; four sisters: Lorraine Wheeler and Hazel Robinson of Jacksonville, Geraldine Daniels of Macomb and Barbara Butler of Milwaukee, Wisc.; and three brothers: Joe of Macomb, Frank of California and Don of Iowa. Preceded by one brother.

DANIELS, Lola F. (Browning); b: 31Jan1904, Atlas, Il.; d: 27May1985, Decatur, Il.; bu: Wells Cemetery, near Pleasant Hill, Il.; m: (not stated); fa & mo: (not stated). A resident of Decatur; formerly of the Pittsfield-Atlas area. Survived by a brother: John Browning of Pittsfield; and a nephew: John D. Browning of Louisiana, Mo.

DANIELS, Lula Bell (Gimbel); b: 18Nov1940, Bethel, Il.; d: 30Jun1994, Jacksonville, Il.; bu: East Cemetery, Jacksonville, Il.; m: Fred Daniels (date and place not stated); fa: George Gimbel; mo: Clara Ballenger Laughary. Survived by her husband; her parents of Jacksonville; one daughter: Mrs. Kevin (Penny) Carl of Jacksonville; one brother: Carl Gimbel of Jacksonville; two sisters: Roe Maddox and Tina Kemple, both of Jacksonville; four grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews. Preceded by two sons: Johnny Russell Snyder and Dean Snyder; one daughter: Rose Mare Daniels; and one brother: George R. Gimbel.

DANIELS, Lyle; b: 18Sep1917, Detroit, Il.; d: 27Nov1981, Pittsfield, Il.; bu: Blue River Cemetery, Detroit, Il.; fa: Frank Daniels; mo: Vera Sneeden. A resident of New Salem, Il. Survived by four brothers: Lyndell of New Salem, Delmar of Griggsville, Ervin of Pittsfield and Kermit of Decatur; a sister: Mrs. Elmer (Margaret) Arnold of Flint, Michigan; and nieces and nephews. Preceded by his parents and a brother.

DANIELS, Lyndell; b: 3Jun1909, near Milton, Il.; d: 3Oct1985, Pittsfield, Il.; bu: Gray Cemetery, New Salem, Il.; m: Vida Marie Durham on 12Oct1930 in Summer Hill, Il.; fa: William Francis Daniels; mo: Vera Sneeden. A resident of New Salem, Il. Survived by his wife; a son: Charles F. of Romeoville; and one daughter: Mrs. Donald (Carlene) Dunham of New Salem; eight grand and five g-grandchildren; three brothers: Ervin of Pittsfield, Delmar of Griggsville and Kermit of Decatur; one sister: Mrs. Margaret Arnold of Flint, Michigan.

DANIELS, Malinda Lucille (Belville); b: 17Apr1907, Browning, Il.; d: 7Dec1981, Beardstown, Il.; bu: Browning, Il.; m: (not stated); fa: John Belville; mo: Becky Wright. A resident of Bluffs, Il. Survived by two sons: John Cleghorn of Clearwater, Fla., and Mace Cleghorn of Peoria; a step-son: Ray Cleghorn of Peoria; a brother: Hallie Belville of Beardstown; two sisters: Ethel Clements of Rushville and Twila Kiser of Beardstown; 16 grand and 16 g-grandchildren. Preceded by two brothers: Glenn and Cletus; three sisters: Ada, Maude and Marie; and a daughter: Rebecca Frye.

DANIELS, Margaret; b: 22May1919, Winchester, Il.; d: 9Jan1982, Jacksonville, Il.; bu: Winchester, Il.; fa: Loren Daniels; mo: Susie Brown. A resident of Winchester, Il. Survived by a sister: Loretta Daniels of Winchester; and a brother: Fred Daniels of Jacksonville.

DANIELS, Mary C. (Splain); b: 16Oct1899, Scott Co., Il.; d: 2Mar1986, Pittsfield, Il.; bu: Blue River Cemetery, Detroit, Il.; m: Elmer Daniels on 25Feb1916 in Detroit, Il.; fa: Robert Splain; mo: Bessie Mains. Husband preceded in death 18Sep1985. Survived by a son: Robert O. of Pittsfield; three daughters: Mrs. Juanita Ruble and Mrs. Genevieve Seyl, both of Pittsfield, and Mrs. Mildred Meskimen of Ohio, Il.; 25 grand, 70 g-grand and 16 g-g-grandchildren; one sister: Mrs. Bertha Ball of Pittsfield; four brothers: George of Jacksonville, Harry of Louisiana, Mo., Floyd of California and Abe of Griggsville. Preceded by six brothers and three sisters.

DANIELS, Mary E. (Dyer); b: 22Sep1914, near Woodson, Il.; d: 13Aug1992, Belleville, Il.; bu: Valhalla Gardens of Memory, Belleville, Il.; M; Harold D. Daniels (date and place not stated); fa: James Dyer; mo: Katherine Asher. Survived by her husband; a daughter: Mrs. Ronald (Mary Ann) Pickus of Belleville; three grandsons; a god-son; and three sisters and a brother-in-law: Frances Sellers of Jacksonville, Margaret Karr of Clinton, Mo., and Irene and Lafe Cook of Camp Point. Preceded by her parents and three bothers: George, Guy and James Dyer.

DANIELS, Myrtle M. (Womack); b: 21Jan1903, Whiteside, Mo.; d: 21Sep1986, Jacksonville, Il.; bu: East Cemetery, Jacksonville, Il.; m: Joseph Daniels (date and place not stated) fa: Charles Womack; mo: Ada MacMurray. Husband preceded in death. Survived by four daughters: Mrs. Paul (Hazel) Robinson and Mrs. Lorraine Wheeler, both of Jacksonville, Geraldine Daniels of Macomb and Mrs. Barbara Butler of Milwaukee, Wisc.; three sons: Joseph, Jr. of Macomb, Donald S. of Des Moines, Ia., and Franklin D. of Victorville, Calif.; 29 grand and 18 g-grandchildren; two sisters: Mrs. Mary Cohen of St. Louis, Mo., and Mrs. Martha Yates of Paynesville, Mo.; two brothers: L. T. Womack of Springfield and Dave Womack of St. Louis, Mo. Preceded by two sons; two brothers; and one sister.

DANIELS, Nona B. (Cooley); b: 9Oct1905, Murrayville, Il.; d: 13Jun1986, Manchester, Il.; bu: Manchester, Il.; m: Dick Daniels on 23Mar1927 in Murrayville, Il.; fa: Thomas Cooley; mo: Margaret McPherson. Husband preceded in death 2Nov1981. Survived by one daughter: Wanda Hellyer of Manchester; one son: David L. of Manchester; five grand and four g-grandchildren. Preceded by three brothers and two sisters.

DANIELS, Patrick William; b: 12Apr1954, Jacksonville, Il.; d: 24Apr1982, Springfield, Il.; bu: East Cemetery, Jacksonville, Il.; m: Sue Sides on 20Mar1974 (place not stated); fa: Gerald Daniels; mo: Charles Ralston. A resident of Hettick, Il. Survived by his wife; a son: Jeremy; and a daughter: Kristie, both at home; his mother of Hettick; two brothers: Gerald of Carlinville and George of Phoenix, Ariz.; his grandparents: Mr. & Mrs. Beman Ralston of Hettick and three nephews and a niece. Preceded by his father and a son.

DANIELS, Pearl M. (Ralph); b: 15Feb1920, near Pleasant Hill, Il.; d: 24Feb1996, Pittsfield, Il.; bu: Crescent Heights Cemetery, Pleasant Hill, Il.; m: George W. Daniels on 22Nov1945 in Jacksonville, Il.; fa: George Lewis Ralph; mo: Cuba Rose Harlow. Husband preceded in death 20Jun1976. Survived by two sisters: Velma Movers of Pleasant Hill and Mildred Ator of Orion; and numerous nieces and nephews. Preceded by two sisters: Nellie Fish and Ethel Robinson; and one brother: George Ralph.

DANIELS, Sylvin R. "Dick"; b: 4Feb1895, Oklahoma; d: 2Nov1981, Manchester, Il.; bu: Manchester, Il.; m: Nona Belle Coley on 23Mar1927 in Jacksonville, Il.; fa: R. M. Daniels; mo: Nancy Covey. WWI vet. Survived by his wife; a son: David of Manchester; a daughter: Mrs. Gilbert (Wanda L.) Clinard of Waverly; five grandchildren and one g-grandchild. Preceded by four brothers and four sisters.

DANIELS, Virgil H. "Buster"; b: 6May1920, Glasgow, Il.; d: 4Apr1978, Harrison, Ark.; bu: (not stated); m: Katherine Baldwin on 23Feb1968 in Beardstown, Il.; fa: William Edward Daniels; mo: Lena C. Cumby. A resident of Beardstown. WWI Army vet. Survived by his wife; a son: Jimmy of Springfield; two daughters: Mrs. Diana Koch of Fredericksburg, Tex., and Mrs. Deborah Kendrick of Mt. Sterling; a step-daughter: Mrs. Betty Jones of Springfield; a brother: Paul of Ft. Worth, Tex.; and two sisters: Mrs. Ann Gadberry of Macon and Mrs. Marie Daniels of Pleasant Hill; and his father. Preceded by his mother.

DANIELS, William; b: 7Sep1925, Atlas, Il.; d: 23Feb1984, Hardin, Il.; bu: Crescent Heights Cemetery, Pleasant Hill, Il.; m: Edith Cloninger on 26Jun1948 in Pittsfield, Il.; fa: Frank Daniels; mo: Lydia Foster. A resident of Pleasant Hill, Il. Survived by his wife; two sons: Robert and Fran, both of Pleasant Hill; one daughter: Mrs. Lois West of Charleston, S.C.; three brothers: Charles and Norman, both of Pleasant Hill and Earl of Nebo; two sisters: Mrs. Irene Willis of Pittsfield and Mrs. Nora Crowder of Pleasant Hill; eight grand and five g-grandchildren.

DANIELS, William Edward; b: 4Jan1887, Montezuma, Il.; d: 11Jan1979, Beardstown, Il.; bu: Meredosia, Il; m: 1) Cecile Cumby in Glasgow, Il. (place not stated); and 2) Fannie Newman (date and place not stated); and 3) Beatrice Wilkens in Fishhook, Il. (date not stated); fa: Henry Daniels; mo: Harriet Fannon. 2nd wife died in 1965; 3rd wife died in September, 1972. Survived by three children from 1st marriage: Nellie Ann Gadberry of Macon, Marie Daniels of Pleasant Hill and Paul of Ft. Worth, Tex.; several grand and g-grandchildren. Several step-children, step-grand and step-g-grandchildren survive from his 2nd marriage. Preceded by a son: Virgil; two sisters; and three brothers.

DANIELS, William H.; b: 4Aug1950 (place not stated); d: 15Feb1995, Pittsfield, Il.; bu: Green Pond Cemetery, Pearl, Il.; m: Linda Marquez on 9Aug1969 in Joliet, Il.; fa: Virgil E. Daniels; mo: Lucy Ann Garrison. A resident of Pearl, Il. Survived by his wife; two daughters: Lisa and Jenny Daniels, both of Pearl; five sisters: Rosella Watts of East Alton Dorothy Selph of Dover, Tenn., Carolyn McDade of Winchester, Elsie McGlasson of Curryville, Mo., and Mary Mahan of Stigler, Okla.; one brother: Walter Daniels of Bowling Green, Mo.; and several nieces and nephews. Preceded by one daughter: Tina Daniels in 1988; one brother: Archie; and his parents.

DANIELS, Yvonne (Wilcox); b: 17Feb1930, Jacksonville, Il.; d: 9Jan1995, Springfield, Il.; bu: Winchester, Il.; m: Earl Daniels in 1948 (place not stated); fa: Clifford J. Wilcox; mo: Lela A. Northcutt. A resident of Cantrell, Il. Survived by her husband; three sons: Joseph E. of Evergreen, Colo., Russell A. of Hayward, Calif., and Kenneth P. of Mission Viejo, Calif.; one daughter: Cynthia J. Busby of Effingham; two brothers: Clifford J. Wilcox of Deer Creek; one sister: Mrs. Donald (Gwendolyn) Baird of Manchester; one half-brother: Jerry Wilcox of Winchester; one half-sister: Sandra Henson of Winchester; and 11 grandchildren. Preceded by a granddaughter: Lori Anne Lemay.

DANIELSON, Marie (Culp); b: 6Jul1905, Woodson, Il.; d: 22May1986, Jacksonville, Il.; bu: St. Bartholomew Cemetery, Murrayville, Il.; m: (not stated); fa: Lloyd Culp; mo: Margaret Tarzwell. She was the last surviving member of her immediate family.

DANN, Mary E. (Barker); b: 7Jun1892, Brown Co., Il.; d: 4May1982, Beardstown, Il.; bu: Beardstown, Il.; m: Charles Dann on 21May1909 in Davenport, Iowa; fa: John Barker; mo: Josephine Hulett. Husband preceded in death in 1968. Survived by one son: Charles Dann, Jr. of Long Beach, Calif.; two daughters: Mrs. Robert (Josephine) Webster of North Vernon, Ind., and Ruth Spaulding of Beardstown; four grandchildren; Geraldine Wagner, raised in her home, Charlene Hiles of LaSalle, Mrs. Eileen Lyverse of Nevada and Charles Webster of North Vernon, Ind.; 10 grand and six g-grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews.

DANNER, Bonnie D. (Strong); b: 23Mar1895, Brooklyn, Schuyler, Il.; b: 9Jul1994, Cuba, Il.; bu: Littleton, Il.; m: Ross Danner on 29Nov1913 in Rushville, Il.; fa: Edgar Strong; mo: Mary Agnes Chipman. Husband preceded in death 13Jul1979. A former resident of Brooklyn. Survived by one son: Leslie Danner of Canton; one daughter: Mrs. Maurice (Verla) Day of Roseville; 10 grand, 22 g-grand and several g-g-grand and g-g-g-grandchildren. Preceded by one son: Mrylin; three brothers: Hal Strong and Phil Strong and one infant; and two sisters: Myrtle Hillyer and Mary Hale.

DANNER, Clinton M.; b: 20Jan1890, Astoria, Il.; d: 30Mar1985, Winchester, Il.; bu: Winchester, Il.; m: Maude Coovert on 4Dec1912 in Palmyra, Il.; fa: Aaron B. Danner; mo: Melissa Moore. Wife preceded in death 8May1969. Survived by a son: Tom Danner of Jacksonville; four grand and four g-grandchildren. Preceded by one daughter; one brother; and four sisters.

DANNER, E. H.; b: 3Jun1903, Mt. Pulaski, Il.; d: 18Jun1991, San Angelo, Tex.; bu: (not stated); m: Abbie (surname and date/place of marriage not stated); fa & mo: (not stated). A former resident of Jacksonville, Il. Survived by his wife; one grandson: Capt. Bryan L. Danner; one daughter-in-law: Sandra Danner Gauntt; and several nieces and nephews. Preceded by a son: John Christian Danner.

DANNER, Edith C. (Vallery); b: 11Jan1921, Cass Co., Il.; d: 12Jun1977, Beardstown, Il.; bu: Beardstown, Il.; m: Delbert Danner in May, 1947 in Springfield, Il.; fa: Charles Vallery; mo: Agnes Hale. Survived by her husband; a son: James E. Danner of Orange Co., Calif.; two brothers and a sister: Clyde J. Vallery of Tucson, Ariz., Harlan C. Vallery of Canton and Mrs. Don (Jean) Cody of Robinson, Il.

DANNER, Jerris "Jody" (Belville); b: 24Nov1945, Rushville, Il.; d: 7Oct1994, Rushville, Il.; bu: Browning, Il.; m: Jerry L. Danner on 3Sep1971 in Rushville, Il.; fa: Perry "Tater" Belville; mo: Christina C. Harris. Survived by her husband; her mother of Beardstown; four brothers: Larry of Beardstown and Robert Wayne, Sr., Jackie and Dennis Bellville, Sr., all of Rushville; and three sisters: Janet Belville of Beardstown, Sandra Yockish of Vermont and Carolyn Barrett of Jacksonville. Preceded by her father; two children: Barbara Stolp and Tim Olson; and two sisters: Cynthia Belville and Delores Jones.

DANNER, R. Allen; b: 24Jan1944, Macomb, Il.; d: 31Aug1995, Poplar Bluffs, Mo.; bu: Rushville, IL.; m: Pat Credille on 13Apr1987 in Reno, Nev.; fa: Russell Danner; mo: Pauline Street. A resident of Poplar Buff, Mo.; formerly of Rushville, Il. Survived by his wife; his mother of Rushville; two daughters: Michelle Danner and Cammie Mock, both of Quincy; two step-sons: Michael Matthews of Rushville and James Credille of Houston, Tex.; three step-daughters: Linda Gillian of Flint, Mich., Brenda Credille and Sally Gilcrease, both of Houston, Tex.; and 10 grandchildren. Preceded by his father and one grandson: David Lee Mock.

DANNER, Ross E.; b: 13May1893, Littleton, Il.; d: 13Jul1979, Rushville, Il.; bu: Littleton, Il.; m: Bonnie Strong on 29Nov1913 in Rushville, Il.; fa: Jesse B. Danner; ;mo: Jane Baumgartner. A resident of rural Littleton, Il. Survived by his wife; a son: Leslie of Canton; a daughter: Mrs. Verla Day of Roseville; a sister: Mrs. Elizabeth Lance of Moline; 10 grand and 22 g-grandchildren; Preceded by an infant son; five brothers; and five sisters.

DANNER, Russell H. "Rasty"; b: 9Aug1916, Fulton Co., Il.; d: 3Oct1993, Quincy, Il.; bu: Rushville, Il; m: Pauline Street on 2Dec1939 in Palmyra, Mo.; fa: Clarence Danner; mo: Clara Haare. A resident of Rushville, Il. WWII Army vet. Survived by his wife; one son: Allen Danner of Poplar Bluff, Mo.; two grand and four g-grandchildren; and one sister: Mrs. Kenny (Dana) Lee of Canton. Preceded by a great-grandson; one sister: Norma Davis; and four brothers: Robert, Wilbert, Lyle, and Dean Danner.

DANNER, Thomas A.; b: 7Jan1915, Winchester, Il.; d: 20Apr1990, Jacksonville, Il.; bu: Winchester, Il.; m: Jean McLaughlin on 1Jan1941 (place not stated); fa: Clinton M. Danner; mo: Maude Coovert. WWII Army vet. Survived by his wife; two sons: Richard of Fort Walton Beach, Fla. and William of West Palm Beach, Fla.; two daughters: Judy Fairman of Springfield, Mo. and Terrie Danner of O'Fallon; and four grandchildren. Preceded by a sister.

DANNEWITZ, Eileen L. (Burrus); b: 5Feb1916, Meredosia, Il.; d: 22Dec1988, Jacksonville, Il.; bu: Oakland Cemetery, Meredosia, Il.; m: (not stated); fa: Wilbur Burrus; mo: Dora Kappel. A resident of Arenzville, Il. Survived by two daughters: Mrs. Don (Jane) Nettleton of Algona, Ioea and Karen Dannewitz of Colorado Springs, Colo.; a son: Joel of Sacramento, Calif.; six grandchildren: Daniel, Jeremy and Jennifer Nettleton, all of Algona, Iowa, and Zeph, Ryan and Haley Dannewitz, all of Sacramento, Calif.; a brother: Martin Burrus of Arenzville; and a sister: Mrs. Richard (Marilyn) Lovekamp of Arenzville.

DANNIEL, Harold; b: 18Aug1893, New Salem, Il.; d: Oct1978, Abingdon, Il.; bu: Griggsville, Il.; m: Lucy Bonnett on 10Jan1917 in Griggsville, Il.; fa: Frank W. Danniel; mo: Hester Greathouse. Wife preceded in death 3Nov1953. A former resident of Griggsville, Il. Survived by a daughter: Mrs. Charles (Maleta) Nelson of Abingdon; a son: Vanus M. of Burlington, Iowa; four grand and six g-grandchildren; and a brother: Terry of Boise, Idaho.

DANT, George; b: 10Oct1909, Browning, Il.; d: 4Jan1996, Quincy, Il.; bu: New Ridgeville Cemetery, near Browning, Il.; fa: Harley Dant; mo: Josie Bell Trone. A former resident of Littleton, Il. WWII Army vet. Survived by several nieces and nephews. Preceded by three sisters: Lillian Sorensen, Helen Townsend and Dorothy Schumacher; and one brother: Wilbur.

DARING, Myrtle (Seward); b: 6Sep1889, Browning, Il.; d: 12Jun1985, Browning, Il.; bu: Browning, Il.; m: Ernest E. Daring in Portland, Oregon (date not stated); fa: John Seward; mo: Martha Ella Walton. Husband preceded in death in 1933. Survived by one son: Robert of Browning; one niece: Mrs. Helen Patterson of Portland, Oregon; and one great-nephew: Dr. John Seward of Rockford. Preceded by three brothers, one sister and one nephew.

DARING, Ronald S.; b: 20Jun1915, Portland, Ore.; d: 1Jun1995, Rushville, Il.; bu: Browning, Il.; fa: Ernest E. Daring; mo: Laura Myrtle Seward. WWII Army vet. Survived by several cousins; and friends: Gary and Melissa Mathis, with whom he lived. Preceded by an infant sister.

DARIO, Cecilia Catherine (Fuller); b: 8Aug1909, Brooklyn, N.Y.; d: 24Jan1987, Jacksonville, Il.; bu: (not stated); m: Anthony Charles Dario on 12Oct1928 in Catskill, N.Y.; fa: John Fuller; mo: Rosamond McManus. Husband preceded in death 4Nov1971. A former resident of Dover, N.H. Survived by one daughter: Mrs. Benson (Elizabeth) Mangum of Jacksonville; three grandchildren: Christopher Mangum of Durham, N.C., Doria Mangum of Springfield and Cecilia Mangum of Jacksonville; and one great-grandson.

DARK, Richard A. "Dickie"; b: 6Apr1943, Pike Co., Il.; d: 22Sep1981, Pittsfield, Il.; bu: West Cemetery, Pittsfield, Il.; m: Linda Parker on 31Dec1963 in Pittsfield, Il.; fa: Clifford Eugene Dark; mo: Dorothy Trautwein. Vietnam War Army vet. Survived by two daughters: Jamie and Stacey, both of Versailles; two brothers: Gene Dark of Topela and Ed Dark of Griggsville; a sister: Tammy Dark of Griggsville; a step-brother: Steve Shelton of Springfield.

DARK, Sadie Ann (Daugherty); b: 17Oct1892, Kingston, Il.; d: 9Apr1978, Pittsfield, Il.; bu: West Cemetery, Pittsfield, Il.; m: Charles F. Dark (date and place not stated); fa: Henry Daugherty; mo: Rose Gollier. Husband preceded in death. Survived by these children: Lyndell of Baylis, Charles R., Margaret Phillips and Helen Smith, all of Pittsfield, Paul E. of Kansas, Mrs. Lloyd (Viola) Starr of Centralia, Mrs. Roy (Rosie) Keller of Des Moines, Iowa and Mrs. Robert (Anna Mae) Higgins of Hannibal, Mo.; 37 grand and 40 g-grandchildren.

DARLAND, Charles B.; b: 20Nov1924, Cass Co., Il.; d: 26Sep1994, Beardstown, Il.; bu: (not stated); m: Marjorie Hager on 14May1941 (place not stated); fa: Claude Darland; mo: Stella Caywood. A resident of Virginia, Il. WWII Navy vet. Survived by his wife; two daughters: Donna Trenter of Virginia and Brenda Conklin of Plano, Tex.; two sons: C. Gregory Darland of Racine, Wisc., and Michael H. Darland of Virginia; four grand and two g-grandchildren; and numerous nieces and nephews. Preceded by his parents; a sister; and two brothers.

DARLAND, Gerald C. "Red"; b: 8Dec1917, Cass Co., Il.; d: 24Nov1986, Springfield, Il.; bu: Walnut Ridge Cemetery, Virginia, Il.; m: Mildred Lindley on 14Nov1949 in Carrollton, Il.; fa: Claude Darland; mo: Stella Caywood. A resident of Virginia, Il. WWII vet. Survived by his wife; one son: Ronald of Virginia; one daughter: Mrs. David (Ruth) Darr of Neenah, Wisc.; one brother: Charles of Virginia; and two grandchildren. Preceded by one brother and one sister.

DARLEY, Helen; b: 25Jun1889, Franklin, Il.; d: 14May1979, Jacksonville, Il.; bu: Franklin, Il.; fa: George Darley; mo: Mildred Fanning. A resident of New Berlin, Il.; formerly of Franklin, Il. She was the last surviving member of her immediate family.

DARLEY, Marian (McGray); b: 6Nov1897, Vermillion Co., Il.; d: 6Dec1977, Jacksonville, Il.; bu: (not stated); m: Samuel Dawson Darley (date and place not stated); fa: George McCray; mo: Julia Ludwig. Husband preceded in death in 1958. Survived by a son: Robert M. of Jacksonville; a brother: Herman McCray of Evansville, Indiana; two grand and two great-grandchildren. Preceded by a brother.

DARLEY, Robert B.; b: 6Jul1914, Waverly, Il.; d: 10Jul1993 (not stated); bu: Darley lot, East Cemetery, Waverly, Il.; m: Irene D. Windows of London, England on 1Oct1945 (place not stated); fa: Benjamin Darley; mo: Elsie May Ford. A resident of Babson Park, Fla. Army vet (1941-1946). Survived by his wife; one brother: George H. Darley of Jacksonville, Fla. Preceded by five sisters: Ruth, Mabel, Helen, Martha and a baby sister; a brother: Frank; and a half-brother: William Dawson Darley.

DARLING, Josephine (Meadors); b: 20Dec1926, White Hall, Il.; d: 7Aug1993, Springfield, Il.; bu: Camp Butler National Cemetery, Springfield, Il.; m: Clyde Darling on 13Apr1945 (place not stated); fa: Joseph Meadors; mo: Carrie Rimbey. Husband preceded in death 22Oct1976. Survived by two sons: Dan Darling of New Berlin and Bob Darling of Des Moines, Iowa; five grandchildren; one g-grandson; three sisters: Elnora Ferguson of Springfield, Virginia Garrett of Albuquerque, N.M., and Ruth Ann Hernandez of Wheaton; and several nieces and nephews.

DARNELL, Jesse; b: 10Feb1918, White Co., Il.; d: 7Jan1989, Springfield, Il.; bu: Memorial Lawn Cemetery, Jacksonville, Il.; m: Bernice Thread Axton on 30Jul1952 (place not stated); fa: Alonzo Darnell; mo: Lula Elliott. A resident of South Jacksonville, Il. WWII Army vet. Survived by his wife; a daughter: Linda Willimin of Glendale, Ariz.; a son: Daryl L. Darnell of Jacksonville; a step-son: John Axton of Santa Fe, N.M.; seven grandchildren; and two sisters: Ruth Knight of Crossville and Helen Gwaltney of Carmi. Preceded by an infant son; three brothers; and a sister.

DARNELL, Mildred June Waggoner (Harpole); b: 30Jun1924, Pike Co., Il.; d: 15Apr1985, Pleasant Hill, Il.; bu: Crescent Heights Cemetery, Pleasant Hill, Il.; m: 1) Fred M. Waggoner; and 2) Cecil Darnell (dates and places not stated); fa: Edward Harpole; mo: Irene Smith. Both husbands preceded in death. Survived by her mother: Mrs. Irene Dabney of Pleasant Hill; a son: Robert Waggoner of Granite City; four grandchildren; three brothers: Charles T. Dabney and Stanley J. Harpole, both of Quincy, and Edward G. Harpole of O'Fallon, Mo.

DARNELL, Wally C.; b: 27Mar1949, Livingston Co., Ky.; d: 20Jun1995, Springfield, Il.; bu: Mt. Olive Cemetery, near Chandlerville, Il; fa: Harry Darnell; mo: Goldie Hall. A resident of Beardstown, Il.; formerly of Chandlerville, Il. Survived by his mother: Goldie Kirk of Chandlerville; a brother: Rocky Darnell of Marion, Ky.; three sisters: Kathy McKinley of Canton, Rita Eilers and Nina Marti, both of Chandlerville; and several nieces and nephews. Preceded by his father; and a brother: Donald J. Darnell.

DARR, Alva; b: 15Nov1881, Greene Co., Il.; d: 31Oct1978, Jerseyville, Il.; bu: Kane, Il.; m: Bertha Reno (date and place not stated); fa: Amos Darr; mo: Henrietta Adams. Wife preceded in death in 1960. A resident of Carrollton, Il., with a daughter: Mrs. Zella Weber. Survived by his daughter of Carrollton; two grand; four g-grand and two g-g-grandchildren. Preceded by five brothers and two sisters.

DARR, Charles "Chuck"; b: 23Nov1952, Alton, Il.; d: 15Jun1995, Alton, Il.; bu: Medora, Il.; m: Janet McKimmey on 17Sep1977 I Piasa, Il.; fa: Dwight Darr; mo: Gladys Howerton. Survived by his wife; one daughter: Deane Darr of Medora; two sons: Chuck and Jason Darr of Medora; his mother of Piasa; two sisters: Marilyn Frank of Medora and Kim Albert of Piasa; and three brothers: Larry of Medora, Paul of Edwardsville and Jeff of Piasa. Preceded by his father.

DARR, Dwight C.; b: 9Feb1923, Kemper, Il.; d: 8May1986, Jerseyville, IL.; bu: Shipman, IL.; m: Gladys Howerton on 8Mar1947 (place not stated); fa: Chester Darr; mo: Blanche (surname not stated) A resident of Medora, Il. Survived by his wife; two daughters: Marilyn Frank and Kim Alberts, both of Medora; four sons: Larry Darr of Shipman, Paul Darr of Carlinville, Chuck Darr of Medora and Jeff Darr of Piasa; and eight grandchildren; two sisters: Maurietta Stone of Carrollton and Geraldine Cox of Jacksonville; and six brothers: Floyd of Murrayville, Eldon of Tucson, Ariz., Myron of Kemper and Clyde, Loren and Dale Darr, all of Medora.

DARR, Florence M. (Bruns); b: 5May1905, Greene Co., Il.; d: 1Jan1983, Carrollton, Il.; bu: Carrollton, Il.; m: George Darr on 20Jan1925 in Greene Co., Il.; fa: Augustus Bruns; mo: Clara Mae Davidson. Husband preceded in death 25Aug1980. Survived by a son: George E. Darr of Carrolton; 10 grand and two g-grandchildren; a step-g-grandchild; a sister: Minnie Bruns of Curran; and a brother: Alvin Bruns of White Hall.

DARR, Glenda M. (Woolsey); b: 6May1932, Kane, Il.; d: 21Oct1989, Alton, Il.; bu: Kane, Il.; m: Keith Darr on 21Feb1951 in Kane, Il.; fa: Edward Woolsey; mo: Velma Webb. A resident of Kane, Il. Survived by her husband; her mother of Kane; two daughters: Cheryl Berry of Brighton and Lisa Southerland of Jerseyville; two sons: Gregory Darr of Alton and Brian Darr of Kane; six grandchildren; and one brother: Leacquo Woolsey of rural Carrollton.

DARR, Hayden E.; b: 10Dec1908, Greene Co., Il.; d: 19Feb1987, Kane, Il.; bu: Kane, Il.; m: Mary Weber in 1927 in Carrollton, Il.; fa: William Darr; mo: Elizabeth Stone. Wife preceded in death in 1949. A resident of Kane, Il. Survived by one daughter: Henrietta Olson of Wood River; four sons: Richard and Stanley, both of Jerseyville, Robert of East Alton and David Roger of Washington, D.C.; 9 grand and 4 g-grandchildren; and one brother: Daniel Darr of Kane.

DARR, Howard R.; b: 17Jul1898 (place not stated); d: 13Jan1992, Carrollton, Il.; bu: Memorial Gardens Cemetery, Eldred, Il.; m: 1) Orpha Dowell on 15Feb1922 in Carrollton, Il.; and 2) Mae Angelo on 14May1981 in Eldred, Il.; fa: Robert Darr; mo: Adeline Flatt. 1st wife preceded in death 18Jan1981; 2nd died 10Sep1989. A resident of Eldred, Il. Survived by a son: Howard W. Darr of Carrollton; a step-son: George Holford of Alton; two grand and four g-grandchildren; a brother: Bill Darr of Bethalto; four sisters: Ethel Schield of Eldred and Ruth Short, Mary Hillig and Martha Levic, all of Carrollton. Preceded by a grandson; and two sisters: Addie King and Myrtle Yunck.

DARR, Keith D.; b: 12Dec1929, Kane, Il.; d: 1Apr1995, Jerseyville, Il.; bu: Kane, Il.; m: 1) Glenda M. Woolsey on 21Feb1951 in Kane, Il.; and 2) Shirley White Lantz on 11Mar1995 in Kane, Il.; fa: Orville Darr; mo: Anna Gardiner. 1st wife preceded in death 21Oct1989. A resident of Kane, Il. Survived by his wife; two daughters: Cheryl Berry of Brighton and Lisa Southerland of Kane; two sons: Greg of Alton and Brian of Kane; eight grandchildren; and one sister: Keota Crane of Kane. Preceded by a brother: Kenneth Darr.

DARR, Kenneth E.; b: 21May1927, Kane, Il.; d: 8Mar1991, Jerseyville, Il.; bu: Kane, Il.; m: Doris Crotchett on 30Oct1947 in Kane, Il.; fa: Orville Darr; mo: Anna Gardiner. A resident of Kane, Il. WWII Navy vet. Survived by his wife; one son: Alan of Rosewood Heights; two grandchildren: Cory and Jacinda Darr, both of Rosewood Heights; one sister: Keota Crane of Kane; and one brother: Keith of Kane.

DARR, Leo M.; b: 13Feb1895, Jersey Co., IL.; d: 11May1986, Carrollton, Il.; bu: Witt Cemetery, Rockbridge, Il.; m: Dorothea Freer on 1Jan1916 (place not stated); fa: Edward Darr; mo: (not stated). Wife preceded in death 15Apr1974. Survived by several nieces and nephews.

DARR, Mae E. (Angelo); b: 28Dec1906, Chesterfield, Il.; d: 10Sep1987, Carrollton, Il.; bu: Memorial Gardens Cemetery, Eldred, Il.; m: Howard Darr on 14May1981 in Eldred, Il.; fa: Leroy Angelo; mo: Audrey Wright. A resident of Eldred, Il. Survived by her husband; a step-daughter: Marjorie Meuth of Jerseyville; three step-sons: Howard W. Darr of Edred, George Holford of Alton and Bill Flamm of Eldred; several step-grandchildren; and several g-step-grandchildren; two sisters: Peggy J. Milford of Alton and Marvene Weissenfluch of Hobe Sound, Fla.; and a brother: Ernest Walton of Quincy. Preceded by a brother: Robert Walton.

DARR, Mary Joan (Sethaler); b: 14Mar1925, Carrollton, IL.; d: 20Aug1985, White Hall, Il.; bu: St. John's Cemetery, Carrollton, Il.; m: Howard Willis Darr on 7May1947 in Carrollton, Il.; fa: Otto Sethaler; mo: Margaret Pranger. A resident of Carrollton, Il. Survived by her husband; a daughter: Mrs. Byron (Ruth Ann) Martin fo Carrollton; a son: Roger Darr of Eldred; three grandchildren; and a brother: Robert Sethaler of Carrollton.

DARR, Nellie J. (Whitlock); b: 25Oct1880, Green Co., Il.; d: 17Oct1981, Carrollton, IL.; bu: Kane, Il.; m: Amie Darr in 1901 (place not stated); fa: James Whitlock; mo: Clementine Burch. Husband preceded in death in 1947. Survived by three grandchildren: Mrs. Keota Crane, Kenneth and Keith Darr, all of Kane; and eight great and five g-g-grandchildren. Preceded by a son.

DARR, Robert L.; b: 3Apr1929, Greene Co., Il.; d: 25Nov1994, Carlinville, Il.; bu: Kane, Il.; m: Pearley Eddy on 25Nov1954 (place not stated); fa: Hayden Darr; mo: Mary Weber. A resident of Plainview; formerly of Greene Co., Il. Korean War vet. Survived by his wife of East Alton; one daughter: Shona Noel of East Alton; five grandchildren; one sister; Henrietta Olson of Woodriver; and three brothers: Richard and Stanley Darr, both of Jerseyville, and David Roger Darr of Washington, D.C.

DARR, Ruth Blanche (Dabbs); b: 13Sep1898, Grafton, Il.; d: 26Aug1981, Jerseyville, Il.; bu: Shipman, Il.; m: Chester Darr on 6Sep1918 (place not stated); fa: (not stated); mo: Mary Dabbs. A resident of Medora, Il. Husband preceded in death in March, 1967. Survived by two daughters: Maurietta Stone of Carrollton and Geraldine Cox of Jacksonville; seven sons: Floyd of Murrayville, Eldon of Tucson, Ariz., Dwight of Piasa and Clyde, Myron, Loren and Dale, all of Medora; 31 grand and 22 g-grandchildren; and two brothers.

DARRINGER, Charles T.; b: 7Apr1927, Roodhouse, Il.; d: 14Oct1987, Jacksonville, Il.; bu: Pine Tree Cemetery, Patterson, Il.; m: Virginia Roberts on 25Dec1946 in White Hall, Il.; fa: William Darringer; mo: Beatrice Newingham. A resident of Roodhouse, Il. WWII Navy vet. Survived by his wife; five daughters: Kathy Rider of Roodhouse, Dorothy Chapman of White Hall, Suzanne Darringer of Carrollton, Sandra Coats of Manchester and Theresa Davidson of White Hall; six grandchildren; two sisters: Minnie Belle Looper of Jerseyville and Arlene Hutton of Tucson Ariz.; and a brother : Lynn Carmean of Monroe City, Mo. Preceded by three sisters and a brother.

DARRINGER, Raymond G.; b: 12Oct1930, Roodhouse, Il.; d: 16Sep1987, White Hall, Il.; bu: Pine Tree Cemetery, Patterson, Il.; m: Barbara Newingham on 24Mar1954 (place not stated); fa: William Darringer; mo: Beatrice Newingham. A resident of Manchester, Il. Korean War vet. Survived by his wife; three sons: Raymond of Roodhouse, Mike of White Hall ad John of Manchester; a brother: Charles "Bud" of Manchester; and a half-brother: Lynn Carmean of Monroe City, Mo.; two sisters: Minnie Belle Looper of Jerseyville and Arlene Hutton fo Tucson, Ariz.; and three grandchildren.

DARST, Corabelle (Bean); b: 1May1933, Brown Co., Il.; d: 1Feb1994, Rushville, Il.; bu: Brooklyn, Il.; m: Lyle Darst on 5May1960 in Lewistown, Il.; fa: Fred Bean; mo: Ida McDowell. Resident of Brooklyn, Il. Survived by her husband; two sisters: Phoebe Fish of Hot Springs, Ark., and Minnie Beers of Quincy; and one brother: James Bean of Camp Point. Preceded by one son: Richard Gooding; and one sister: Rosemary Kindhart.

DARTER, Bessie (Love); b: 15Mar1890, Marshall Co., Ky.; d: 24Feb1976, Jacksonville Il.; bu: Fisher, Arkansas; m: Rev. Anthony W. Darter (date and place not stated); fa: Emory Love; mo: Emily Wofford. Husband preceded I death. A former Union, Mo. resident. Survived by five sons: Thomas E. of Livermore, Calif., Frederick P. of Cassville, Mo., Emory A. of San Fernando, Calif., Joseph M. of Shell Knob, Mo., and Alfred A. Darter of Jacksonville; seven grand and six g-grandchildren; and a sister: Mrs. Lena Long of Gideon, Mo. Preceded by a son: Vernon E.; and several brothers.

DARUSH, Harry William; b: 14Jan1914, Jacksonville, Il.; d: 24May1996, Goldsboro, N.C.; bu: Wayne Memorial Park South, Goldsboro, N.C.; m: Philippa Best (date and place not stated); fa: Manual Darush; mo: Mary (surname not stated). Air Force vet. Survived by his wife; one son: William R. of Atlantic Beach, Fla.; two step-daughters: Marjorie K. McCann of Kingston, N.C. and Margaret D. Stamper of Jacksonville, N.C.; three grand, eight g-grand and 12 step-g-grandchildren; one step-g-g-grandchild; and several nieces and nephews in the Jacksonville area. Preceded by four brothers and four sisters and was the last member of his immediate family.

DARUSH, Joseph Eugene; b: 11Jan1898, Isle of Maderia, Portugal; d: 10Aug1977, Los Angeles, Calif.; bu: (not stated); m: Hannah Schmidt in December, 1926 (place not stated); fa: Manual Darush; mo: Maria Andreya. A resident of L.A.; formerly of Jacksonville. Was a WWII Marine vet. Came to this country with his parents at the age of six. Survived by his wife; brothers and sisters: Mary Blaha of Morton Grove, Margaret Day and Tony Darush of Jacksonville, Grace Kostelny of Skokie and Harry Darush of Greensboro, N.C.; and numerous nieces and nephews. Preceed by a brother and a sister: Manuel Darush and Clementina Bentena.

DARUSH, Margaret D. (Trotter); b: 29Sep1897, Morgan Co., Il.; d: 3Jan1985, Jacksonville, Il; bu: Memorial Lawn Cemetery, Jacksonville, Il.; m: Manuel Darush on 29Sep1924 in Jacksonville, Il.; fa: Lava Trotter; mo: Kate Boyce. Husband preceded in death 12Feb1975. Survived by two sons: Manuel Darush, Jr. of Jacksonville and Myron Eugene Darush of Franklin; four daughters: Mrs. James (Dorothy Mae) White of Joliet, Mrs. Thomas (Margaret Frances) Devlin of South Jacksonville, Mrs. Charles (Mary Catherine) Myers of Jacksonville and Mrs. Howard (Hannah Marie) Gray of Brighton; 15 grand and 5 g-grandchildren. Preceded by a grandchild, a brother and three sisters.

DARUSH, Pauline (Watkins); b: 2Jul1909, Virginia, Il.; d: 2Apr1983, Jacksonville, Il.; bu: East Cemetery, Jacksonville, Il.; m: Tony Darush (date and place not stated); fa: Walter Lee Watkins; mo: Clovina Barrett. Survived by her husband; one daughtger: Mrs. Richard (Sherry) Schupp of Spring Valley, Calif.; one grandchild; and two g-grandchildren; one brother: Walter Watkins of Jacksonville; several nieces and nephews. Preceded by seven brothers and three sisters.

DARUSH, Tony; b: 25Mar1902, Madeira Island Portugal; d: 29Apr1989, Jacksonville, Il.; bu: East Cemetery, Jacksonville, Il.; m: Minnie Behl Thompson; and 2) Pauline Watkins (dates and places not stated); fa: Manuel Darush; mo: Marie Andrera. Both wives preceded in death. WWII Army vet. Survived by two step-daughters: Dollie Willis of Murrayville and Sherrie Shoop of Peoria; several step-grandchildren; a brother: Harry Darush of Goldsboro, S.C.; a brother-in-law: Jack Watkins of Jacksonville; and several nieces and nephews. Preceded by a step-son; a step-daughter; three brothers and four sisters.

DARWENT, Charles; b: 4Aug1945, Jacksonville, Il.; d: 19Oct1981, Springfield, Il.; bu: Diamond Grove Cemetery, Jacksonville, Il.; m: Nancy Grey on 9May1969 in Jacksonville, Il.; fa: William Darwent; mo: Marjorie Grogan. A resident of rural Murrayville, Il. Vietnam War vet. Survived by his father and step-mother: Mary of Murrayville; his wife; two children: Stephanie and Chad of Murrayville; a sister: Sally Ann Clinton of Rochester; two brothers: Larry Darwent of Chatham and Mark Darwent of Murrayville. Preceded by his mother and a brother: Claude.

DUBARD, Edward Neal; b: 31Jan1920, Sangamon Co., Il.; d: 2Jul1991, Kanab, Utah; bu: Pleasant Plains, Il.; m: Eleanor Holmes (date and place not stated); fa: James Daubard; mo: Winifred Cook. Wife preceded in death. A resident of Fredonia, Arizona; formerly of Pleasant Plains, Il. WWII Army vet. Survived by a brother: Weldon Daubard of Morrison; and several nieces and nephews. Preceded by a brother: James Daubard, who died during WWII.

DAUGHERTY, Florence E. (Icenogle); b: 9Apr1894, Brown Co., Il.; d: 27Sep1979, Quincy, Il.; bu: South Side Cemetery, Clayton, Il.; m: Ben Daugherty in January, 1915 at Pike Co., Il.; fa: James Icenogle; mo: Etta Butler. Husband preceded in death 10May1948. A resident of Clayton, Il. Survived by a son: Roy Daugherty of Mt. Sterling; three daughters: Mrs. Alberta Johnson of Monmouth, Mrs. Laverne Mowen of Clayton and Mrs. James Shade of Miami, Okla.; a sister: Mrs. Hazel Arntzen of Hull; 16 grand and 17 g-grandchildren. Preceded by two brothers and a sister.

DAUGHERTY, Forest Allen; b: 6Dec1931, Scottville, Il.; d: 9Dec1986, Chicago, Il.; bu: Niles, Il.; m: Lyda (surname and date/place of marriage not stated); fa: John Daugherty; mo: Mary (surname not stated). Survived by his wife; five children: Susan of Glen Allen, Maria, Richard and John Albert, all of Chicago; three brothers: Charles of Springfield, James of Ramsgate, Kent, England, Robert of Pine Bluff, Ark.; two sisters: Mrs. Art (Muriel) Stratton of Jacksonville and Mrs. Ed (Betty) Atchley of Peoria. Preceded by his parents and one sister.

DAUGHERTY, John A.; b: 27Feb1886, Morgan Co., Il.; d: 4Sep1979, Springfield, Il.; bu: West Cemetery, Scottville, Il.; m: Mary E. Henry on 24Jul1928 (place not stated); fa: William Daugherty; mo: Mary Angeline Edwards. A former resident of Scottville, Il. Survived by his wife; four sons: Charles William of Springfield, Forest Allen of Chicago, Robert Henry of Pine Bluff, Ark., and James Wesley of Ramsgate, Kent, England; two daughters: Muriel Louise Stratton of Jacksonville and Betty Lou Atchley of Peoria; a sister: Sadie Hovey of Loami; 23 grand and 9 g-grandchildren. Preceded by a daughter; five brothers; and five sisters.

DAUGHERTY, Leroy; b: 31Jan1923, Jacksonville, Il.; d: 23Mar1979, Jacksonville, Il; bu: East Cemetery, Jacksonville, Il.; m: Martha L. Watson on 6Apr1948 in Jacksonville, IL.; fa: James Dougherty; mo: Margaret Johnson. Survived by his mother of Champaign; his wife; three daughters: Pamela Daugherty, Sheila Daugherty and Marsha Pitts, all of Jacksonville; two sons: Stanley of Jacksonville and James of Bellwood; four grandchildren; and a brother: Mark of Chicago. Preceded by his father and a sister: Dorothy.

DAUGHERTY, Lucille (Parkinson); b: (not stated); d: 7Dec1976, Schenectady, N.Y.; bu: East Cemetery, Waverly, Il.; m: (not stated); fa & mo: (not stated). Was 82 years of age at death. Survived by a son: Robert; a sister: Mildred Parkinson of Scotia, N.Y.; and a brother: Lester "L.J." Parkinson of Waverly.

DAUGHERTY, Margaret (Johnson); b: 25Jun1903, Louisiana, Mo.; d: 11Nov1994, Jacksonville Il.; bu: East Cemetery, Jacksonville, Il.; m: James Daugherty on 30Oct1922 in Jacksonville, Il.; fa: Gilbert Johnson; mo: Jennie Scott. Husband preceded in death 28Jul1951. Survived by ten grandchildren, including Pamela Daugherty, Shelia Pickens and Stanley Daugherty, all of Jacksonville; ten great and three g-g-grandchildren; one nephew; and several cousins. Preceded by two sons: Leroy Daugherty and Mark Edward Daugherty; one daughter: Dorothy Reichard; one granddaughter; one brother: Howard Elliott Johnson; and one sister: Aretha Young.

DAUGHERTY, Marian Fern (Franklin); b: 12Mar1912, Bruce, Wisc.; d: 8Oct1986, Omaha, Neb.; bu: Forest Lawn Cemetery, Omaha, Neb.; m: 1) Paul W. Nelson; and 2) Robert Daugherty (dates and places not stated); fa: Charles Franklin; mo: Winifred Sheldon. Both husbands preceded in death. Survived by three daughters: Mrs. Rodney (Annette) Conser of Omaha, Mrs. T. C. (Karen) Weight of Denver, Colo., and Mrs. Larry (Patricia) Arndnt of Jacksonville; four sisters: Ruth Gedding, Elsie Porter, Doris Currier and Dora McHenry; and six grandchildren. Preceded by one sister: Audrey Carrick.

DAUGHTERY, Marsha L. Pitts; b: 3Jan1950, Jacksonville, Il.; d: 19May1994, Jacksonville, Il.; East Cemetery, Jacksonville, Il.; m: Otis Pitts in 1969 (place not stated); fa: Leroy Daugherty; mo: Martha L. Watson. Survived by two daughters: Michele Pitts of Carbondale and Angel Pitts of Jacksonville; her mother of Jacksonville, paternal grandmother: Margaret Daugherty of Jacksonville; two sisters: Pamela Daugherty and Sheila Pickens, both of Jacksonville; two brothers: James of Chicago and Stanley K. of Jacksonville; two grandchildren; several nieces and nephews; and a special friend: Ivan Rattler. Preceded by her father, paternal grandfather and maternal grandparents.

DAUGHERTY, Mary E. (Henry); b: 26Mar1894, Morgan Co., Il.; d: 6Dec1979, Springfield, Il; bu: West Cemetery, Scottville, Il.; m: John Daugherty on 24Jul1928 (place not stated); fa: Sylvester Henry; mo: Martha Van Bebber. Husband preceded in death 4Sep1979. A resident of Springfield; formerly of Scottville. Survived by two daughters: Mrs. Betty Atchley of Peoria and Mrs. Muriel Stratton of Jacksonville; four sons: Charles of Springfield, Forrest of Chicago, James of England and Robert of Pine Bluff, Ark.; a brother: Rue Henry of Portland, Ore.; a sister: Mrs. Emma Marshall of Wood River; 23 grand and 10 g-grandchildren. Preceded by a bother.

DAUGHERTY, Roy O.; b: 5Feb1935, Adams Co., Il.; d: 22Oct1982, Canton, Mo.; bu: South Side Cemetery, Clayton, Il.; m: (not stated); fa: Ben Daugherty; mo: Florence Icenogle. A former resident of Mt. Sterling, Il. Survived by a son: Jeffery of Ft. Riley, Kansas; a daughter: Patricia Daugherty of Lewistown, Mo.; two grandsons; three sisters: Mrs. Alberta Johnson of Monmouth, Mrs. Lilburn (Laverne) Mowen of Clayton and Mrs. Nick (Jane) Shade of Miami, Oklahoma.

DAULBY, Lucille (Hughes); b: 5May1904, Gillespie, Il.; d: 21Feb1995, Jacksonville, Il. (Barton Stone Nursing Home); bu: Asbury Cemetery, Raymond, Il.; m: 1) Floyd Tindle; and 2) Glen Spangle; and 3) Lester Daulby (dates and places not stated); fa: James Hughes; mo: Rosa Kesley. 1st husband died in 1947; 2nd in 1975; 3d in 1988. A former resident of Taylorville and Raymond, Il. Survived by one son: Harold Tindle of Springfield; one daughter: Mrs. Howard (Jean) Matthew of Jacksonville; five grand and four g-grandchildren; and one brother: John Hughes of Hillsboro. Preceded by three brothers: Edward, James and George Hughes; and one half-sister: Dora Squires.

DAUM, Charles C.; b: 8Jul1907 (place not stated); d: 7Aug1989, Carrollton, Il.; bu: Carrollton, Il.; m: Leora Baumgartner on 4Aug1928 in Jerseyville, Il.; fa: Christian Daum, Jr.; mo: Eva Giller. Survived by his wife; a daughter: Linda Daum of Virden; a son: Charles C. Daum, Jr. of Carrollton; five grandchildren; one great-grandson; and two sisters: Mrs. Francis (Emily) Kuhnline and Mrs. George (Helen) Parks, both of Greenfield. Preceded by a daughter: Mary Daum; a son: David C. Daum; and a brother: Paul Daum.

DAUM, Paul G.; b:10Oct1912, Greene Co., Il.; d: 15Mar1985, Kissimmee, Fla.; bu: Carrollton, Il.; m: Lorene Coonrod on 16Sep1933 in Edwardsville, Il.; fa: Christian Daum; mo: Eva Giller. A resident of Carrollton, Il. Survived by his wife; a daughter: Darlene Daum of Anaheim, Calif.; one son: Richard C. Daum of Carrollton; three grand and four g-grandchildren; two sisters: Emily Kuhnline of Greenfield and Helen Sturgeon of Carrollton; and one brother: Charles Daum, Sr. of Carrollton.

DAUM, Philip A.; b: 1Jan1922, Carrollton, Il.; d: 12Sep1992, Carrollton, Il.; bu: St. John's Cemetery, Carrollton, Il.; m: Barbara Baltz on 8Aug1950, Carrollton, Il.; fa: Philip A. Daum; mo: Alma Moore. WWII Merchant Marine vet. Survived by his wife; three sons: Andy of Rockbridge, Chris of Mason City and Karl of Carrollton; four granddaughters; and a sister: Mary Louis Hackley of LaPlace, La.

DAVENPORT, Charles T. "Shag"; b: 7Dec1910, New Berlin, Il.; d: 19Sep1994, Springfield, Il.; bu: Pleasant Plains, Il.; m: 1) Hazel L. Lambert on 3Jul1935 (place not stated); and 2) Wilma Meyer on 14Apr1972 in New Berlin, Il.; fa: Charles T. Davenport; mo: Susie Mae Gorman. 1st wife preceded in death 21Aug1970. A resident of New Berlin, Il. Survived by his wife; one son: James G. (wife, Charlotte) Davenport of New Berlin; one daughter: Mrs. Ed (Sandra) Meier of Jacksonville; one step-son: Wendell Meyer of Pleasant Plains; 14 grand and 20 g-grandchildren; three sisters: Bessie Cummings, Marie Adkins and Esta Maude Dudley, all of New Berlin; and several nieces and nephews. Preceded by his parents; two brothers: Edwards and Joseph; and two sisters: Ruth Erney and Loretta Williamson.

DAVENPORT, Daniel Lee; b: 15Mar1956, Springfield, Il.; d: 4Jan1994, Carrollton, Il.; bu: Witt Cemetery, Rockbridge, Il.; fa: Bill Davenport; mo: Catherine Turner. A resident of rural Greenfield, Il. Survived by his father of Greenfield; his mother: Catherine Lopedota of El Monte, Calif.; his step-mother: Ruth Davenport of Greenfield; one sister: Cathy Ann Hardwick of Greenfield; four brothers: William "Macky" of Mt. Sterling, Terry Wayne and Ernest Eugene, both of El Monte, Calif., and Darrell Dean Davenport of a U.S. Navy base at Kings Bay, Ga.; two step-sisters: Laura Martin of Greenfield and Jennifer Martin of Barksdale, La Air Force Base; and one step-brother: Ronnie Martin of Greenfield.

DAVENPORT, Florence C. (Godfrey); b: 6Jan1904, Jacksonville, Il.; d: 16May1988, Jacksonville, IL.; bu: Diamond Grove Cemetery, Jacksonville, Il.; m: Percy R. Davenport on 5Jul1924 in Edwardsville, Il.; fa: John D. Godfrey; mo: Louise Schildman. Survived by her husband; a son: Wallace R. of Jacksonville; two brothers: Roscoe Godfrey of Jacksonville and Mayor Richard Godfrey of South Jacksonville; two sisters: Mrs. Edward (Virginia) Fields of Blue Springs, Mo. and Mrs. Joseph (Pauline) Cappello of Hermosa Beach, Calif.; two grandsons: Bret and Scott Davenport; and four great-grandchildren: Justin, Derik, Randall and Amanda Davenport. Preceded by a brother: Keith Godfrey.

DAVENPORT, Grace (Roberts); b: 4Sep1989, Jacksonville, Il.; bu: Franklin, Il.; bu: Franklin, Il.; m: Roy W. Davenport on 26Aug1926 (place not stated); fa: James Henry Roberts; mo: Mildred Ann Seymour. Husband preceded in death 5Jan1959. Survived by a number of cousins, including Mrs. Melvina Kibler of Morton.

DAVENPORT, Lucille (Hatten); b: 16Mar1899, Pleasant Plains, Il.; d: 17Apr1987, Kailua, Hawaii; bu: East Cemetery, Waverly, Il.; m: Frank Lester Davenport on 27Nov1920 (place not stated); fa: Theodore Hatten; mo: Julia Tirzah Agnew. Husband preceded in death 27Feb1957. A former resident of Waverly, Il. Survived by a daughter: Mrs. Delbert (Donna) Mitchell of Kailua, Hawaii; 4 grandchildren; one g-grandchild; and several nieces and nephews. Preceded by three brothers and four sisters.

DAVENPORT, Lula Mae (Baldwin); b: 4Aug1920, Jacksonville, Il.; d: 10Jul1987, Jacksonville, Il.; bu: Diamond Grove Cemetery, Jacksonville, Il.; m: W. Howard Davenport on 2Oct1938 in Jacksonville, Il.; fa: Roy E. Baldwin; mo: Myrtle E. DeMunbrun. Husband preceded in death 21Jul1928. Survived by one daughter: Mr.s Julian (Lynn) Buck of Chagrin Falls, Ohio; two sons: Warren H. Davenport of Jacksonville and Stephen Davenport of Omaha, Neb.; two grandchildren: J. T. and Sally Buck of Chagrin Falls, Ohio; one sister: Mrs. Eula Ryan of Jacksonville; and two brothers: Jack Baldwin of Chapin and Roy E. Baldwin of Tulsa, Oklahoma.

DAVENPORT, Marjorie E. (McKay); b: 6Jun1923, Dedham, Mass.; d: 18Nov1994, Springfield, Il.; bu: Woodwreath Cemetery, rural New Berlin, Il; m: Lynn A. Davenport in 1947 at Coronado, Calif.; fa: William Francis McKay; mo: Sarah Elizabeth Whitford. A resident of rural Ashland, Il. WWII Navy vet. Survived by her husband; one son: Lynn A. (wife, Karen) Davenport, Jr. of rural Ashland; two daughters: Mrs. Terry (Sarah E.) Loving of Springfield and Mrs. Mark (Nancy A.) Allison of Moro; seven grand and two g-grandchildren; two brothers: William W. McKay of Sarasota, Fla., and Francis McKay of Dracut, Mass.; and several nieces and nephews.

DAVENPORT, Percy R.; b: 1May1904, Alexander, Il.; d: 24Jan1993, Springfield, Il.; bu: Diamond Grove Cemetery, Jacksonville, Il.; m: Florence C. Godfrey on 5Jul1924 in Edwardsville, Il.; fa: Benjamin D. Davenport; mo: Emma Scott. Husband preceded in death 16May1988. Survived by a son: Wallace R. Davenport of Jacksonville; two grand and five g-grandchildren. Preceded by three brothers and a sister.

DAVENPORT, Robert Wayne; b: 12Apr1917, Alton, Il.; d: 30Aug1993, Jacksonville, Il.; bu: Murrayville, Il.; m: Esther Thady on 18Jun1942 in Vandalia, Mo.; fa: George Davenport; mo: Eva Hines. A resident of Murrayville, Il. WWII & Korean War Vet. Survived by his wife; a son: Robert W. Davenport of Murrayville; two daughters: Mary Schafer of Jacksonville and Mrs. Jerry (Nancy) Gardner of Bowling Green, Ky; seven grandchildren; and one niece. Preceded by one sister: Cora Levina "Beno" Kupsky.

DAVENPORT, Rozella May (Guthrie); b: 24May1930, Fayette Co., Il.; d: 30Jun1988, Jacksonville, Il.; bu: Oak Grove Cemetery, Cowden, Il.; m: (not stated); fa: Oba Guthrie; mo: Mayme Esta Burrus. Survived by her mother of Herrick; a son: Perry Holhman of Dixon, Mo.; and one brother: Gene Guthrie of Rockford. Preceded by two brothers.

DAVEY, Ada Frances (Fish); b: 5Jun1899, Pleasant Plains, Il.; d: 19Sep1981, Springfield, Il.; bu: St. Augustine's Church Cemetery, Ashland, Il.; m: Frank Davey (date and place not stated); fa: William Fish; mo: Ada (surname not stated). Husband preceded in death in 1962. Survived by a son: John "Bill" Way of Springfield; two grandchildren: Deborah Schroeder of Chillicothe and Gregory Way of Springfield; and a nephew: William Fish of Monmouth. Preceded by two brothers.

DAVEY, Ruth M. (Souza); b: 25Jan1904, Morgan Co., Il.; d: 21Feb1995, Jacksonville, Il.; bu: Diamond Grove Cemetery, Jacksonville, Il.; m: Harold Davey (date and place not stated); fa: Charles E. Souza; mo: Mary Behan. Husband preceded in death in 1946. Survived by one son: Ed Souza of Jacksonville; two grand, seven g-grand and two g-g-grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews. Preceded by one brother: Charles E. Souza; and three sisters: Georgia Souza, Leon Souza and Leora Frank.

DAVID, Alta M. (Woodruff); b: 19Fe1893, Rushville, Il.; d: 21Nov1986, Rushvile; bu: Phillips Cemetery, north of Rushville, Il.; m: Carl J. David on 12Oct1912 in Schuyler Co., Il.; fa: James Woodruff; mo: Stella Tracey. Husband preceded in death 5Dec1953. Survived by two sons: Clyde of Deland, Fla., and Don of Rushville; two daughters: Mrs. Audrey Haney and Mrs. Nedra Bankes, both of Rushville; 11 grand, 36 g-grand and 15 g-g-grandchildren. Preceded by one son, one daughter, two grandchildren, and one great-grandson.

DAVID, Clyde R.; b: 27Oct1912, near Ray, Il.; d: 21Apr1994, Lafayette, Ind.; bu: Rushville, Il.; m: 1) Lois Elizabeth Young on 9Feb1936 in Rushville, Il.; and 2) Grace Moore Dean on 6Oct1973 in Macomb, Il.; fa: Carl J. David; mo: Alta M. Woodruff. 1st wife preceded in death 9Sep1972; 2nd on 20Jul1993. Resident of Rushville, Il. WWII Navy vet. Survived by one son: James K. David of West Lafayette, Ind.; two daughters: Joyce Shorb of Drasco, Ariz., and Patricia Burroughs of Deland, Fla.; one step-son: Charles Dean of Valdosta, Ga.; seven grand and nine g-grandchildren.

DAVID, Grace V. Dean (Moore); b: 13Feb1916, Rushville, Il.; d: 20Jul1993, Macomb, Il.; bu: Arlington Memorial Park Cemetery, Sandy Springs, Ga.; m: 1) George E. dean on 20Oct1951 in Chicago, Il.; and 2) Clyde R. David on 6Oct1973 in Macomb, Il.; fa: Walter A. Moore; mo: Bertha Robeson. Resident of Rushville, Il. 1st husband preeded in death 17Sep1969. WWII Navy vet. Survived by her husband; one son: Charles Dean of Valdosta, Ga.; one step-son: James David of West Lafayette, Ind.; two step-daughters: Joyce Shorb of Drasco, Ark., and Patricia Burroughs of Deland, Fla.; seven step-grand and nine great-step-grandchildren. Preceded by one son: Walter Andrew Dean.

DAVID, Virgil; b: 24Oct1913, New Salem, Il.; d: 2Jun1995, Pike Co., Il.; bu: West Cemetery, Pittsfield, Il; fa: James Albert David; mo: Rhoda June Barnes. A resident of rural Pittsfield, Il. Survived by two brothers: Farrell David of Pittsfield and Eldon David of Lakeland, Fla.; one nephew: Robert David of St. Cloud, Fla.; three nieces: Lois Carter of Eldorado, Okla., Betty Williams of Lakeland, Fla., and Barbara Sanders of Lafayette, Ind.

DAVIDSMEIER, William H.; b: 18Jan1898, Cass Co., Il.; d: 4Oct1985, Springfield, Il.; d: 4Oct1985, Springfield, Il.; bu: Beardstown, Il.; m: Alice Fern Davis (date and place not stated); fa: Frederick Davidsmeier; mo: Elizabeth Strubbe. Survived by his wife; three daughters: Doris Waters of Springfield, Barbara Thomas of Springfield and Shirley Black of Williamsville; four sons: Russell of Virginia, Donald of Carrollton, Willis of Springfield and Kenneth of Clearwater, Fla.; 22 grand and 16 g-grandchildren; one sister: Hilda Dour of Virginia; and numerous nieces, nephews and cousins.

DAVIDSMEYER, Donald L.; b: 10Apr1931, Virginia, Il.; d: 17Dec1993, Springfield, Il.; bu: Carrollton, Il.; m: 1) Bernadine Winner (date and place not stated); and 2) Shirley Howdeshell on 1Aug1980 in Carrollton, Il.; fa: William Davidsmeyer; mo: Alta Otgen. A resident of Carrollton. Korean War Navy vet. Survived by his wife; three daughters: Rebecca Davidsmeyer, Diane Correll and Debbie Davidsmeyer, all of Jacksonville; one son: Bruce Davidsmeyer of Springfield; two step-sons: Barry Hartman of Montgomery, Ala., and Dan Mager of Jerseyville; a step-daughter: Kim Groppel of Jerseyville; seven grandchildren; two sisters: Shirey Black of Sherman and Barb Thomas of Springfield; and three brothers: Russell of Virginia, Willis of Springfield and Kenny Davidsmeyer of Florida. Preceded by two brothers and a sister.

DAVIDSMEYER, Eric Lee; b: 1Jun1961, Jacksonville, Il.; d: 24Apr1981, Norfolk, Va.; bu: Griggsville, Il.; fa: Jim Davidsmeyer; mo: Donna Brodgon. A resident of New Salem, Il. Navy vet. Survived by his parents of Griggsville; four brothers: Michael of Nebo, Kirk of Golden, Colo., and Luke and Matt, both at home; his grandparents: Mr. & Mrs. Homer Davidsmeyer of Jacksonville, and Mrs. George Brogdon of Carrollton; and his great-grandmother: Mrs. Edith Harding of New Salem.

DAVIDSMEYER, Homer "Curley"; b: 27Aug1909, Beardstown, Il.; d: 25Apr1992, Jacksonville, Il.; bu: Murrayville, Il.; m: Mildred Morris on 28Feb1934 in Jacksonville, Il.; fa: Ernest Davidsmeyer; mo: Katherine Schutten. Survived by his wife; two sons: Jack of Murrayville and Jim of Pittsfield; one daughter: Mrs. Elmer (Mary Frances) King of Arvada, Colo.; 15 grand and 18 g-grandchildren. Preceded by one grandchild; one brother; and one sister.

DAVIDSMEYER, Norma (Perbix); b: 18Jul1894, Cass Co., Il.; d: 27Mar1977, Jacksonville, Il.; bu: Memorial Lawn Cemetery, Jacksonville, Il.; m: Paul J. Davidsmeyer in 1942 (place not stated); fa: Louis Perbix; mo: Minnie White. Husband preceded in death in August, 1960. Survived by two step-children: J. William Davidsmeyer of Jacksonville and Barbara, wife of David Hacker of Carry, Il.; and these grandchildren: Diann, Richard, Darcy and John Davidsmeyer, Sandra Lobeck, Jonathan and Sarah Hacker. Preceded by two brothers: Harold in 1972 and Leland in 1967.

DAVIDSMEYER, Sarah L. "Sally"; b: 9May1933, Decatur, Il.; d: 9Nov1992, Jacksonville, Il.; bu: Memorial Lawn Cemetery, Jacksonville, Il.; fa: Rudolph "R.H." Davidsmeyer; mo: Faith Porter. Survived by three brothers: Paul Davidsmeyer and J. R. Davidsmeyer, both of Springfield and Dr. James Davidsmeyer of Beardstown. Preceded by her parents.

DAVIDSON, Ada Mae; b: 30Jan1902, Greene Co., Il.; d: 16Aug1976, Chicago, Il.; bu: Borlin Cemetery, Carrollton, Il.; fa: Marcus L. Davidson; mo: Mary Martin. A resident of Maywood, Il. Never married; is survived by these sisters and a brother: Mrs. Opal Combs of St. Louis, Mrs. Lucy Chally of Newark, Mrs. Marguerite Martinson of Newark, and Martin Davidson of Carrollton. Preceded by three sisters and a brother.

DAVIDSON, Amie (Varble); b:22Jul1889, Greene Co., Il.; d: 22Feb1982, Carrollton, Il.; bu: Mt. Gilead Cemetery, southwest of Carrollton, Il.; m: Henry Davidson on 20May1908 (place not stated); fa: William A. Varble; mo: Mary Ann Burns. Husband preceded in death in 1973. Survived by two grandsons: William and Byron Davidson, both of Carrollton; and two g-grandchildren. Preceded by a daughter, a son, six sisters and two brothers.

DAVIDSON, Angeline (England); b: 4Oct1897, White Hall, Il.; d: 13Feb1983, White Hall, Il.; bu: White Hall, Il.; m: Carl Michael Davidson on 2Jul1917 in White Hall, Il.; fa: William Prentice England; mo: Louella Staples. Survived by her husband; one son: Keith C. Davidson of Normal; and two grandchildren: David Michael Davidson and Dana Diane Davidson; and two g-grandchildren. Preceded by three sisters and one brother.

DAVIDSON, Archie C.; b: 4Dec1926, Fairfield, Il.; d: 4Aug1994, Quincy, Il.; bu: Benville, Il.; m: Rosalie Newton on 19Nov1977 in Benville, Il.; fa: Archie C. Davidson; mo: Elma L. Gray. A resident of Fowler, Il. Vet. Survived by his wife; one step-son: Larry A. Newton of Quincy; four sons: Archie Ray of Decatur, Jim of Lubbock, Tex., Don of Orange, Tex. and Larry Eiverson of Austin, Tex.; two daughters: Chelse Carlson of Burlington, Iowa and Karen Hicks; one sister: Mrs. Jim (Betty) Crowder of Lakewood, Calif.; 17 grand and five g-grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews; an aunt; and an uncle. Preceded by one sister: Joan Hager.

DAVIDSON, Barbara J. (Baumgartner); b: 12Apr1937, Carrollton, Il.; d: 18May1994, St. Louis, Mo.; bu: Carrollton, Il.; m: Paul Davidson on 22Nov1952 in Pocahantas, Ark; fa: Dick Baumgartner; mo: Nellie M. Rhoades. Survived by her husband; five daughters: Beinda Gress of Hardin, Tamie Benton of Paso Robles, Calif., Pam Eisch of Denmark, Wisc., Susan Williams of Roodhouse and Joy Davidson of Carrollton; seven sons: Rick of Jerseyville, Danny of Ft. Riley, Kans., Jerry, Tony and Marion, all of Carrollton, Dick of White Hall and Paul Davidson, Jr. of Mt. Pleasant, Pa.; 25 grand and two g-grandchildren; four sisters: Mina Walls of Carrollton, Rosemary Sexton of Rockbridge, Betty Dove of Springfield and Mae Gerberish of Mt. Joy, Pa.; and two brothers: Bill Ashford of Mesa, Ariz., and Harlan Baumgartner of Santa Ynez, Calif. Preceded by a grandchild: Dickie Bill Davidson, Jr.; two sisters: Kate Ashford and Louise Retherford; and two brothers: Richard and Royal Baumgartner.

DAVIDSON, Beatrice (Logan); b: 11Aug1888, Woodville Township, Il.; d: 26Oct1986, Carrollton, Il.; bu: Dayton Cemetery, Eldred, Il.; m: Jesse Davidson on 23Dec1909 (place not stated); fa: John Logan; mo: Franciska Wardinski. Husband preceded in death 3May1978. A resident of Eldred, Il. Survived by four daughters: Mrs. Glen (Lila) Hermens, Mrs. Otis (Aileen) Whitaker and Mrs. Opal Brannan, all of Eldred, and Mrs. Lindwood (Letha) France of Godfrey; a son: John Davidson of White Hall; 14 grand, 30 g-grand and 6 g-g-grandchildren; and a brother: Thomas Logan of Bellngham, Washington.

DAVIDSON, Carl M.; b: 30Oct1893, White Hall, Il.; d: 9Feb1986, White Hall, Il.; bu: White Hall, Il.; m: Martha Angeline England on 1Jul1917 in White Hall, Il.; fa: John Louis Davidson; mo: Louisa Mayberry. Wife preceded in death 13Feb1983. Survived by one son: Keith of Normal; one grandson: David of Beecher; one granddaughter: Dana of Rochester, N.Y.; and two g-grandchildren. Preceded by one sister and two brothers.

DAVIDSON, Elizabeth R. "Tip" (Reynolds); b: 13Apr1904, Fayetteville, La.; d: 4Sep1996, Pittsfield, Il.; bu: (cremated) Family Lot in Arkansas. M: C. Bryant Davidson in 1928 (place not stated); fa: Dr. John Hugh Reynolds; mo: Margaret Harwood. Husband preceded in death in 1973. Survived by two nieces: Mrs. Harry (Helen) Wright of Pittsfield and Estelle Hughes of Burleson, Tex.; two nephews: Charles Hower of Dallas, Tex., and the Rev. David Driver of Henry.

DAVIDSON, Goldie Florence (Becker); b: 12Aug1904, White Cloud, Mo.; d: 11Mar1987, Winchester, Il. (Scott Co. Nursing Home); bu: Bower Cemetery, near Alsey, Il.; m: Roy E. Davidson, Sr. on 15Sep1932 in Detroit, Mich.; fa: William Becker; mo: (not stated). Husband preceded in death 27Feb1980. A former resident of Alsey, Il. Survived by five children: Gladys Pietroczewski of Detroit, Mich., George David of Detroit, Mrs. Don (Marcella) Havlin of White Hall, Roy Davidson, Jr. of Winchester, Same Davidson of Jacksonville, five grand and four g-grandchildren. Preceded by three infant children; one son: Harold David; three sisters: Lorene Potter, Stella Haskill and Dora Schrader; and two brothers: Edward and Curtis Becker.

DAVIDSON, Howard; b: (not stated); d: 22Sep1978, Lincoln, Il.; bu: Oak Hill Cemetery, Taylorville, Il.; m: Jennie Jamison (date and place not stated); fa & mo: (not stated). A resident of Lincoln; formerly of Jacksonville. Was 59 years of age at death. Survived by his wife; these children: James Chester and John Howard, at home, Judith Schoreder of Nashville, Tenn., Deborah Donnelly of Lincoln, Stephen Davidson, a state trooper at Springfield, and Patricia Krumsiek of Taylorville; four grandchildren; and three sisters: Mrs. Russell (Thelma) Barnes of Jacksonville and Muriel Barniskis and Doris Hile, both of Springfield. Preceded by a brother: Chester.

DAVIDSON, Joseph, Sr.; b: 24Nov1913, Canadian, Tex.; d: 9Jul1996, Springfield, Il.; bu: (not stated); m: Dorothy Rushbrook on 28Aug1947 in Suffield, Conn.; fa: Eugene Davidson; mo: Anna Garroni. A resident of Carrollton, Il. WWII Army vet. Survived by his wife; one son: Joseph (wife, Alice) Davidson, Jr. of Acworth, Ga.; one daughter: Mrs. Kenneth (Christine) Aldridge of Godfrey; and one granddaughter. Preceded by one brother: James Davidson.

DAVIDSON, Lila Helena (Reiss); b: 12Nov1907, Kampsville, Il.; d: 17Jan1989, Carrollton, Il.; bu: Dayton Cemetery, south of Eldred, Il.; m: Irl Davidson on 5Dec1922 in St. Louis, Mo.; fa: Valentine Reiss; mo: Elinor Auer. Husband preceded in death 19Oct1960. A resident of Eldred, Il. Survived by three daughters: Mary Lou Lehr of Carrollton, Nina Turnbeaugh of Bethalto and Elinor June Taylor of Ramsey, nine grand and 22 g-grandchildren; two nieces; and one nephew. Preceded by a brother: Carl.

DAVIDSON, Locletis; b: 19May1926, Burksville, Ky.;d: 22Jun1989, Springfield, Il.; bu: Winchester, Il.; m: Virginia Goodin on 29May1954 in Illinois; mo: William Davidson; mo: Minda Blakely. A resident of Lynnville, Il. Survived by his wife; 10 sons: Glenn, Danny, Tony and Michael, all of Jacksonville, Jerry, Ronald ad Darryl, all of Burksville, Ky., Larry and Locletis, Jr., both of White Hall, and Cletis "Bud" of Chapin; two daughters: Rita Goodrich of Jacksonville and Barbara Bergbower of Newton; 14 grandchildren; and two sisters: Nell Milton of Burksville, Ky. and Velma Jackson of Jacksonville. Preceded by a son: Randall Davidson in November, 1959; and several brothers and sisters.

DAVIDSON, Lucy; b: 10Feb1895, Greene Co., Il.; d: 30Oct1979, Jerseyville, Il.; bu: Dayton Cemetery, Eldred, Il.; fa: Robert M. Davidson; mo: Melissa Kimbell. A resident of Carrollton, Il. Survived by nieces and nephews. The last of her immediately family, she was preceded by eight brothers and a sister.

DAVIDSON, Mary Opal (Bushnell); b: 18Jun1907, Gaymen, Oklahoma; d: 17Aug1986, Jacksonville, Il.; bu: Eldred, Il.; m: Merle Jackson Davidson in 1925 in Greene Co., Il.; fa: Walter Silas Bushnell; mo: Sarah Katherine Thompson. Husband preceded in death 3Jul1964. Survived by five daughters: Mrs. Clarence (Shirley) Shaw and Mrs. Maurice (Sharon) Spencer, both of Jacksonville, Mrs. George (Doris) Niemi of St. Helens, Ore., Mrs. Charles (Betty) Cunningham of Jerseyville and Mrs. Charles (Carol) Dellenbach of Florissant, Mo.; two sons: Paul Davidson of Carrollton and Merle Thomas Davidson of Jacksonville; 34 grand and 40 g-grandchildren; and a sister: Lelia Giberson of Roodhouse. Preceded by one son, two grandchildren, one sister and two brothers.

DAVIDSON, Randall Eugene; b: 12Oct1996, Pittsfield, Il.; d: 12Oct1996, Pittsfield, Il.; bu: Winchester, Il.; fa: Tony Davidson; mo: Jennifer (surname not stated). Survived by his parents; his paternal grandmother: Virginia Davidson of Lynnville; and maternal grandfather: Franklin Chestnut of Beardstown.

DAVIDSON, Russell E.; b: 10Jul1911, Greene Co., Il.; d: 12May1976, Carrollton, Il.; bu: Mt. Gilead Cemetery; m: (not stated); fa: Henry Davidson; mo: Mamie Varble. Survived by his mother, with whom he made his home; two sons: Byron Davidson of St. Louis and William Davidson of Jerseyville; and a grandson. Preceded by his father and a sister.

DAVIDSON, Tony W.; b: 20Jun1900, Greene Co., Il.; d: 13Apr1976, Carrollton, Il.; bu: Dayton Cemetery, Eldred, Il.; fa: Robert Moses Davidson; mo: Melissa Kimbell. WWII vet. Survived by a sister: Miss Lucy Davidson of White Hall; and a brother: Ross Davidson of Wood River. Preceded by a sister and six brothers.

DAVIDSON, W. Harold; b: 23Aug1908, Baylis, Il.; d: 22Sep1981, Peoria, Il.; bu: Griggsville, Il.; m: Blanche Young on 18Nov1933 (place not stated); fa: George William Davidson; mo: Nellie Seybold. Survived by his wife; a daughter: Mrs. Donald (Suzzane) Berger of Metamora; two grandchildren; and a brother: William Davidson of Barry. Preceded by two brothers.

DAVIDSON, W. Raymond; b: 5Aug1902, Morgan Co., Il.; d: 18Jan1976, Jacksonville, Il.; bu: Memorial Lawn Cemetery, Jacksonville, Il.; m: Mildred Deaton on 16Jun1940 (place not stated); fa: William Davidson; mo: Nellie Foreman. Former mayor of South Jacksonville, Il. Survived by his wife; an aunt: Mrs. Jane Ely of Morton; two nieces; and a nephew. Preceded by a brother.

DAVIES, Dorothy (Deweese); b: (not stated); d: 27Sep1989, Chicago, Il.; bu: (not stated); m: David Owen Davies on 26Nov1931 in Chicago, Il.; fa & mo: (not stated). Survived by twin children: Bevan and Jordan Davies, both of New York; two granddaughters, also of New York; and a sister: Mabel Deweese of Jacksonville.

DAVIES, Edward E.; b: 12Feb1893, east of Chandlerville, Il.; bu: Beardstown, Il.; m: Dortha Dodds on 22Jan1920 in Jacksonville, Il.; fa: Edward Davies; mo: Dolly Cowin. Wife preceded in death 13Aug1974 WWI Army vet. Survived by one son: Edward J. Davies of Mt. Sterling; and one brother: Marcella Hall of Peoria; four grand and three g-grandchildren; and one brother: Wilson Davies of Chandlerville. Preceded by a daughter, a sister and a brother.

DAVIES, Harvey L.; b:18Feb1888, Philadelphia, Il.; d: 2Feb1981, Jacksonville, Il.; bu: East Cemetery, Jacksonville, Il.; m: Bertha Ellen Boyd on 12Jan1911 (place not stated); fa: John William Davies; mo: Ardelia Shafer. Wife preceded in death 2Nov1969. A resident of the Salem community of Morgan Co., Il. Survived by two daughters: Mrs. Carl (Mary) Hoots of Waverly and Eunice Crabtree of Norfolk, Ark.; a son: William Davies of rural Jacksonville; a half-sister: Dorthea Trotter of Florida; a step-brother: John Stigall of Indianapolis; 17 grand, 51 g-grand and 21 g-g-grandchildren. Preceded by a daughter: Betty Frances Sorrill; three grand and two g-grandchildren.

DAVIES, Lewis "Evie"; b: 2Nov1888, Cass Co., Il.; d: 1Nov1977, Las Vegas, Nevada; bu: (not stated); m: Mae Baker in 1916 in Jacksonville, Il; fa: Edward Milton Davies; mo: Dollie Cowin. Wife preceded in death. A resident of Ft. Wayne, Indiana; formerly of Beardstown, Il. Survived by four sons: Roscoe of Niles, Mich., Percy and Fran, both of Fort Wayne, Indiana, and Tommy of Las Vegas, Nevada; a daughter: Mrs. Elizabeth Braner of Las Vegas, two brothers: Edward Ellsworth of Mt. Sterling and Wilson of Chandlerville; 12 grandchildren; on sep-grandchild; and 11 g-grandchildren. Preceded by three grandchildren.

DAVIES, Lewis "Evie"; b: 2Nov1888, Cass Co., Il.; d: 1Nov1977, Las Vegas, Nevada; bu: (not stated); m: Mae Baker in 1916 at Jacksonville, Il.; fa: Edward Milton Davies; mo: Dollie Cowin. Wife preceded in death. A resident of Fort Wayne, Indiana; formerly of Beardstown, Il. Survived by four sons: Roscoe of Niles, Mich., Percy and Frank, both of Fort Wayne, Indiana, and Tommy of Las Vegas, Nevada; a daughter: Mrs. Elizabeth Braner of Las Vegas; two brothers: Edward Ellsworth of Mt. Sterling and Wilson of Chandlerville; 12 grandchildren; one step-grandchild; and 11 g-grandchildren. Preceded by three grandchildren.

DAVIES, William T.; b: 30Jun1919 (place not stated); d: 23Sep1986, Jacksonville, Il.; bu: East Cemetery, Jacksonville, Il.; m: Ruth Dove on 21Sep1940 in Bowling Green, Mo.; fa: Harvey Davies; mo: Bertha Boyd. A resident of rural Jacksonville, Il. Survived by his wife; two sons: William L. Davies of Jacksonville, Jack Davies of Springfield; four daughters: Mrs. Joe (Judy) White of rural Roodhouse, Mrs. Robert (Patricia) Hunt of rural Jacksonville, Mrs. Robert (Linda) White of rural Jacksonville and Mrs. Joe (Nancy) McGlasson of Bowling Green, Mo.; 19 grand and five g-grandchildren; and one sister: Mrs. Eunice Crabtree of Norfolk, Ark. Preceded by a son, a daughter and two sisters.

DAVIES, Wilson C.; b: 10Apr1904, Cass Co., Il.; d: 9Apr1988, Springfield, Il.; bu: Mt. Olive Cemetery; m: Florence Griffin on 18Mar1939 in Palmyra, Mo.; fa: Milton Edward Davies; mo: Dollie Cowin. A resident of Chandlerville, Il. Survived by his wife; a son: Edward W. Davies of Creve Coeur; a daughter: Mrs. Jack (Mary) Toland of Kenosha, Wisc.; five grand and two g-grandchildren. Preceded by two brothers and a sister.

DAVIN, Alice M. (Leahy); b: 6Dec1896, Sangamon Co., Il.; d: 3Feb1979, Springfield, Il.; bu: St. Augustine Cemetery, Ashland, Il.; m: Francis Roy Davin on 2Oct1918 in Ashland, Il.; fa: Thomas F. Leahy; mo: Margaret Collins. Husband preceded in death 24Oct1953. A resident of rural Pleasant Plains, Il. Survived by two sons: Thomas F. Davin of Ashland and William P. Davin of Pleasant Plains; a brother: Francis Leahy of Glenarm; four grand and four g-grandchildren.

DAVIN, Thomas F.; b: 1Jun1920, Sangamon Co., Il.; d: 12Jun1986, Springfield, Il.; bu: Ashland, Il.; m: Mary Evans on 16Jun1960 in Springfield, Il.; fa: F. Roy Davin; mo: Alice Leahy. A resident of Ashland, Il. Survived by his wife; one brother: Bill of Pleasant Plains; two nieces; and two nephews.

DAVIS, Ada (Warmoth); b: 23Jan1904, Tallula, Il.; d: 1Apr1976, Jacksonville, Il.; bu: Hall Cemetery, Athens, Il.; m: William Davis (date and place not stated); fa: William Warmoth; mo: Ellen Piercall. Husband preceded in death. Survived by a son: Donald Naylor of Chandlerville; a daughter: Mrs. Kenneth Hysell of Streator; three grandchildren; and one g-grandchild.

DAVIS, Addie S. (Bauser); b: 22May1903, Meredosia, Il.; d: 5Oct1991, Godfrey, Il.; bu: Oakland Cemetery, Meredosia, Il.; m: Morris Davis in 1923 at Jacksonville, Il.; fa: James Eli Bauser; mo: Mary Elizabeth Powers. Husband preceded in death in 1969. A resident of Godfrey, Il.; formerly of Flint, Michigan and Meredosia, Il. Survived by nephews and a niece; and a sister: Dorothy Sheppard of Godfrey. Preceded by an infant son; four brothers; and two sisters.

DAVIS, Agnes Jane (Collins); b: 26May1928, Cass Co., Il.; d: 28Nov1987, Springfield, Il.; bu: Chandlerville, Il.; m: Ralph E. Davis on 27Nov1944 in Virginia, Il.; fa: Newton Collins; mo: Flora Simmonds. A resident of Ashland; formerly of Chandlerville. Survived by her husband; five daughters: Mrs. Lee (Carol) Troxel, Mrs. Rose Gebhardt and Mrs. Roy (Doris) Monroe, all of Ashland, Mrs. Hank (Sally) Martin of Beardstown, and Mrs. Clifford (Betty) Garmon of Utah; two sons: Victor of Virginia and Rodney of Ashland; 17 grand and 3 g-grandchildren; three sisters: Mrs. Ruby Adkins of Kilbourne, Mrs. Mary Stoneking of winter Haven, Fla., and Mrs. Annie Lane of North Dakota; and a brother: Alfred Collins of Lincoln. Preceded by a son, a daughter and three brothers.

DAVIS, Alfred Lee "Shorty"; b: 11Sep1897, Jacksonville, Il.; d: 18Jun1977, Jacksonville, Il.; bu: East Cemetery, Jacksonville, Il.; m: Helen Craig in 1922 (place not stated); fa: John William Davis; mo: Etta Fanning. Survived by his wife; two sons: G. W. "Bill" of Louisville, Ky., and Dr. Robert Lee Davis of this city; four grandchildren: Eric Clark Davis of Blooming, Ind., Craig Moore Davis of Louisville, Leigh Anne Davis of Jacksonville and Mrs. J. A. (Monica) Cundiff, Jr. of Louisville; one grandchild: Alison Christine Davis of Bloomington; and a brother: John Davis of Quincy.

DAVIS, Alice M. (Harrell); b: 28Nov1910, Chesapeake, South Norfolk, Va.; d: 7Jul1988, Beardstown, Il.; bu: Beardstown, Il.; m: Elmer Davis (date and place not stated); fa: Charles Harrell; mo: Fannie Pittman. Husband preceded in death 19Oct1964. Survived by one sister: Mae Sawyer of Norfolk, Va.; and several nieces and nephews, including Lois Outten of Yorktown, Pa. and Dorothy Martin of Hampton, Va. Preceded by six brothers and two sisters.

DAVIS, Allene (Bottom); b: 15May1912, Waverly, Il.; d: 13Dec1996, Lodi, Calif.; bu: Stockton, Calif.; m: Charles Davis in Jacksonville, Il. (date not stated); fa: Oze Bottom; mo: Pearlie Knifley. Husband preceded in death. Survived by one granddaughter; two sisters: Wilma Bottom and Mrs. John (Helen) Colvin, both of Jacksonville; and several nieces and nephews. Preceded by one daughter: Joyce on 12 Dec 1966; five brothers: Ray, Bill, Wayne, Russell and Kenneth Bottom; and two sisters: Cleo Mayberry and Olive Blake.

DAVIS, Alma I. (Miller); b: 24May1906, Beardstown, Il.; d: 12Apr1996, Macomb, Il.; bu: Sheldon's Grove Cemetery; m: Dan Davis, Jr. on 5Jun1955 (place not stated); fa: Alfred Miller; mo: Margaret Grisom. Husband preceded in death 2Oct1996. A resident of Macomb, Il. Survived by one sister: Hazel Decker of Table Grove. Preceded by five sisters: Elizabeth McCombs, Eva Pelton, Pearline Bricker and twins, Minnie and Winnie Miller; and three brothers: Charles and twins, Thomas and James Miller.

DAVIS, Alta G. (Colburn); b: 15Nov1895, Loami, Il.; d: 16May1987, Springfield, Il.; bu: Sulphur Springs Cemetery; m: Earl Davis on 4Apr1918 in Springfield, Il.; fa: Dan Colburn; mo: Lola Jane Purvines. Husband preceded in death 15Apr1965. A resident of Loami, Il. Survived by one daughter: Mrs. Harold (Harriet) Dodd of Loami; one grandson; one g-grandson; one sister: Hazel Fisher of Girard; and several nieces and nephews. Preceded by one grandson, two brothers and one sister.

DAVIS, Alvin Rogers; b: 11Jun1929, Winchester, Il.; d: 26Feb1995, Winter Haven, Fla.; bu: Diamond Grove Cemetery, Jacksonville, Il.; m: Sarah Ann McMurray on 20Oct1949 (place not stated); fa; Orval Davis; mo: Maude Rogers. A former resident of Beardstown, Il. Navy vet. Survived by his wife; two daughters: Mrs. James (Peggy) Davidsmeyer of Jacksonville and Mrs. Phil (Kathi) Schaefer of Rockford; two sons: Michael (wife, Jeannie) Davis of Houston, Tex.., and Pat (wife, Gloria) Davis of Mt. Carroll; six grandchildren; one brother: Orval Davis of Bartonville; and one sister: Wanda Jones of Miami, Fla. Preceded by one brother: Dale; and infant twin sisters.

DAVIS, Anna D. (Kerr); b: 1Jan1902, Rushville, Il; d: 4Oct1978, Rushville, Il.; bu: Rushville, Il.; m: Dwight Davis on 10Sep1918 (place not stated); fa: Joseph A. Kerr; mo: Amy Campbell. Husband preceded in death 2Nov1959. Survived by a son: Donald of Waukegan; a sister: Laura Kerr of Rushville; five grand and five g-grandchildren. Preceded by a son: Edwin Joseph; and two brothers: John and Louis.

DAVIS, Anna M. (Fullerton); b: 24Feb1898, Carrollton, Il.; d: 29Sep1983, Carrollton, Il.; bu: Memorial Gardens, Eldred, Il.; m: Lloyd E. Davis in 1918 at St. Louis, Mo.; fa: Aarchie Fullerton; mo: Della Swires. Husband preceded in death in 1980. Survived by two sons: Kenyon of Carrollton, and Archie of Pear Blossom, Calif.; one sister: Mary Coonrod of Carrollton; nine grandchildren, three g-grandchildren and one g-g-grandchild. Preceded by one son.

DAVIS, Anna Marie (Tritsch); b: 6Apr1890, Arenzville, Il.; d: 1Dec1976, Beardstown, Il.; bu: Blue River Cemetery, Detroit, Il.; m: (Christian name not stated) Davis on 10Jan1923 in Quincy, Il.; fa: John Tritsch; mo: Louisa Rosina Tritsch [father and mother were cousins]. Husband preceded in death. Preceded by four children; one brother; and two step-children.

DAVIS, Augusta E. (Reining); b: 6Feb1893, rural Beardstown, Il.; d: 25Jun1985, Beardstown, Il.; m: Ledrue Davis on 25Dec1913 in Beardstown, Il.; fa: Charles Reining; mo: Emma Morgan. Husband preceded in death 21May1970. Survived by two daughters: Marguerite Elliott of Waverly and Carole Matthews of Beardstown; two sons: Robert Davis of Beardstown and Donald Davis of Waverly; 13 grand, 22 g-grand and two g-g-grandchildren; two sisters: Evaleen Rowe of Winchester and Elda Crews of Jacksonville; with numerous nieces and nephews. Preceded by one son who died in infancy; her parents; three brothers; and three sisters.

DAVIS, Belle (Davidson); b: 4Dec1904, Indiana; d: 20Nov1981, Ashland, Il.; bu: Ashland, Il.; m: Richard E. Davis (date and place not stated); fa: H. C. Davidson; mo: Millie Morgan. Husband preceded in death in 1978. Survived by two brothers: Ernest Davidson of Ashland and Elmer Davidson of Waverly. Preceded by two brothers and a sister.

DAVIS, Betty (Wells); b: 15Feb1922, Beardstown, Il.; d: 1Jan1990, Springfield, Il.; bu: Beardstown, Il.; m: Robert P. Davis on 7Aug1938 (place not stated); fa: Herbert N. Wells; mo: Zelma Skiles. Husband preceded in death 28Dec1989. A resident of Beardstown, Il. Survived by two sons: Richard E. Davis of rural Arenzville and Kenneth R. Davis of Beardstown; one daughter: Cathy Robson of Mt. Sterling; two grandsons: Scott and Gregg Davis of rural Arenzville; two step-grandsons: Rich and Jamie Robson of Beardstown; three sisters: Mrs. William (Wanda) McGovern, Opal Spoon and Vivian Whilhite, all of Beardstown; one half-sister: Dorothy Parks of Davenport, Ia.; and numerous nieces and nephews. Preceded by her parents; one brother: Vern Wells; and one half-sister; and one half-brother.

DAVIS, Blanche (Bartlow); b: 30Sep1897, Littleton, Schuyler Co., Il.; d: 17Jun1995, Rushville, Il.; bu: Rushville, Il.; m: Dale E. Davis on 30Sep198, Steelville, Mo.; fa: Iven Pard Bartlow; mo: Florence Mae Snyder. Husband preceded in death 29Aug1982. Survived by two sons: Harold E. Davis and James T. Davis, both of Rushville; nine grand, 17 g-grand and eight g-g-grandchildren. Preceded by one daughter: Margaret Walker; one grandson; three brothers: Ray, Harold and Howard; and one sister: Ruth.

DAVIS, Brice L.; b: 4Nov1973, Beardstown, Il.;; d: 25Oct1996, Rushville, Il.; bu: North Cemetery, Arenzville, Il.; fa: Gary Blum; mo: Gerry Hobrock. Survived by his parents; a twin brother: Brian; and older brother: Bill (wife, Lora), all of Beardstown; maternal grandparents: Ruel and Louise Hobrock of rural Arenzville; paternal grandparents: Orville and Mary Blum of rural Beardstown, and Rueben and Imogene Davis; and a nephew.

DAVIS, Burrell H.; b: 23Apr1886, Versailles, Brown Co., Il.; d: 25Mar1981, Quincy, Il.; bu: Mt. Sterling, Il.; m: Florence Stapleton on 16Feb1922 in Mt. Sterling, Il.; fa: Howell Davis; mo: Elizabeth Hall. Wife preceded in death 5Apr1975. A former resident of Mt. Sterling. The last surviving member of a family of ten children; he is survived by six nieces and nephews.

DAVIS, C. Clifton; b; 24Oct1891, Chula, Mo.; d: 22Jan1977, Jacksonville, Il.; bu: Diamond Grove Cemetery, Jacksonville, Il.; m: Grace Riley in 1915 (place not stated); fa: Charles E. Davis; mo: Lucy Parkhurst. A former resident of the Pisgah, Il. area. Survived by his wife; one son: Charles E. Davis of Jacksonville; five grand and three g-grandchildren; a sister: Mrs. Cass (Lela) Hamm of Jacksonville. Preceded by a son: Claude R. Davis; and a sister: Violet.

DAVIS, Carl A. "Jack"; b: 16Jan1911, rural Chandlerville, Il.; d: 4Sep1994, Springfield, Il.; bu: St. Augustine Cemetery, Ashland, Il.; m: Josephine M. Mahoney on 14May1938 in Ashland, Il.; fa: (not stated); mo: Mary Davis. Wife preceded in death 24Jun1993. A resident of rural Tallula, Il. Survived by two sons: M. Patrick Davis and James C. Davis, both of Tallula; one daughter: Margaret J. Davis of Tallula; and five grandchildren.

DAVIS, Carrie Watts (Turley); b: 11Aug1892, Missouri; d: 16Jul1979, Springfield, Il.; bu: Oak Ridge Cemetery, Springfield, Il.; m: (not stated); fa: John Turley; mo: Lizzie (surname not stated). A former Jacksonville, Il. resident. Survived by a brother: Joe of Iowa; and a sister: Jessie of Missouri; and 11 grand and 22 g-grandchildren.

DAVIS, Charles E.; b: 7Aug1916, Kinderhook, Il.; d: 14Apr1983, Baylis, Il.; bu: West Cemetery, Pittsfield, Il.; m: Dorothy Warren on25No1939 in Palmyra, Mo.; fa: Charles L. Davis; mo: Joanna Turner. WWII Army vet. Survived by his wife; two daughters: Mrs. Beverly Evans of Jacksonville and Mrs. Joyce Hull of Baylis; five grandchildren; one g-grandchild; and three sisters: Mrs. Austin (Wilma) Altizer of Pittsfield, Mrs. Juanita Motley of North Kansas City, Mo., and Mrs. Freda Canterbury of Phoenix, Arizona. Preceded by two brothers.

DAVIS, Charles G.; b: 14Apr1954, Atpanoose Co., Iowa; d: 1Aug1987, Des Moines, Iowa; bu: (not stated); m: Kathy Holliday on 6Aug1982 in Beardstown, Il.; fa: Charles Davis; mo: Bonnie Kirby. A resident of Beardstown, Il. Survived by his wife; one daughter: Angela, at home; his parents of Moulton, Iowa; one sister: Peggy Davis of Centerville, Iowa; four brothers: Scott and Willie of Moulton, Iowa, Rusty of Centerville, Iowa and Louie of Overland Park, Kansas; one grandfather: Erca Kirby of Moulton, Iowa.

DAVIS, Charles Hatton; b: 22Jan1893, near Pittsfield, Il.; d: 26Nov1981, Springfield, Il.; bu: West Cemetery, Pittsfield, Il.; m: Lelia Mae Hoos on 11Mar1914 in Louisiana, Mo.; fa: James A. Davis; mo: Mary Saunders. A resident of rural Pittsfield, Il. Survived by his wife; a son: Myron Davis of Pittsfield; a granddaughter and three g-grandchildren.

DAVIS, Charles J.; b: 28May1916, Meredosia, Il.; d: 22Mar1995, Eureka, Calif.; bu: (not stated); m: Ione Lester on 28May1940 (place not stated); fa: John Davis; mo: Bessie Bagby. Wife preceded in death in 1989. Survived by one brother: William Davis of Vancouver, Wash.; one half-brother: Harry Lee Waters of Chapin; several nieces and nephews; an aunt: Esther Harbert of Meredosia; and an uncle: Marvin Yeakel of Meredosia. Preceded by two brothers: Gilbert Davis and Paul Davis.

DAVIS, Charles V.; b: 17Jun1929, Beardstown, Il.; d:16Jun1985, Springfield, Il.; bu: Walnut Ridge Cemetery, Virginia, Il.; m: Mary Hudson in Virginia, Il. (date not stated); fa: Roy Davis; mo: Edna Fanning. Resident of Virginia, IL. Survived by his wife; two daughters: Linda Trowbridge and Nancy Clemons, both of Virginia; a brother: Merlin Davis of Homestead, Fla.; one sister: Alberta Wilkins of Springfield; and one grandchild. Preceded by two brothers.

DAVIS, Charles W.; b: 12Nov1901, Mason City, Il.; d: 7Mar1985, White Hall, Il.; bu: White Hall, Il.; m: Gertrude Dennis on 22Dec1922 in Peoria, Il.; fa: John Freeman Davis; mo: Nora DePue. Survived by two sons: Robert Davis of Roodhouse and Budd Davis of White Hall; one daughter: Mrs. Bob (Bette) Bland of San Diego; eight grand and 13 g-grandchildren. Preceded by one child, one brother and one grandchild.

DAVIS, Charles William; b: 28Feb1929, Quincy, Il.; d: Apr1981, Quincy, Il.; bu: Greenmount Cemetery, Quincy, Il.; m: Jacqueline Hessing (date and place not stated); fa: Charles Davis; mo: Florence Steffen. Survived by his wife; twp daughters: Mrs. Ronald (Jerri) Reese of Maywood, Mo., and Mrs. Daniel (Diana) Reis of Yuma, Ariz.; and a son: Michael Davis of Quincy; four grandchildren; his step-father: Herb Kaiser of Quincy, who helped raise him; a half-brother: Larry Davis of Quincy; and six half-sisters.

DAVIS, Clarence "Jack"; b: 12Jan1917, Booneville, Mo.; d: 22Sep1984, Carrollton, Il.; bu: Pine Tree Cemetery, Patterson, Il.; fa: Clarence A. Davis; mo: Ruth Doyle. A resident of Jacksonville, Il.; formerly of White Hall, Il. Survived by five brothers: Clarence L. and Albert of Bethalto, Wilbert of Jerseyville, Clyde of Bunker Hill and James of Claremore, Okla.; and two sisters: Viola Schofield of Woodson and Dorothy Key of White Hall.

DAVIS, Claude O. "Bud"; b: 13Oct1924, Florence, Il.; d: 27Mar1993, Jacksonville, Il.; bu: Blue River Cemetery, Detroit, Il.; m: Clara I. Bettis on 15Apr1944 in Winchester, Il.; fa: Claude Davis; mo: Elizabeth Floyd. A resident of Bluffs, Il. WWII Army vet. Survived by his wife; one daughter: Mrs. Dale (Shirley) Hearold of Bluffs; one son: Roland Davis of Bluffs; seven grand and two g-grandchildren; one brother: Frank Davis of Valley City; and two sisters: Faye Watkins of Bowen and Mae DePriest of St. Louis. Preceded by one son: Roger; and three sisters: Dorothy Reining, Mardell Garrison and Louise Guthrie.

DAVIS, Dale E.; b: 5May1901, Woodstock, Il.; d: 29Aug1982, Rushville, Il.; bu: Rushville, Il.; m: Blanche Bartlow on 30Sep1918 in Steelville, Mo.; fa: Edwin Davis; mo: Nancy Jane Rittenhouse. Survived by two sons: Harold E. Davis and James T. Davis, both of Rushville; and one daughter: Mrs. Margaret Walker of Rushville, in addition to his wife; nine grand and 10 g-grandchildren. Preceded by one grandson, one brother and one nephew.

DAVIS, Dale L.; b: 29Jun1924, Beardstown, Il.; d: 23Sep1981, Sacramento, Calif.; bu: Walnut Ridge Cemetery, Beardstown, Il.; fa: Archie Davis; mo: Mildred Ussery. A former resident of Virginia and Jacksonville, Il. Survived by his mother: Mrs. Eugene (Mildred) Davis of Jacksonville.

DAVIS, Daley Leroy, Sr.; b: 30Aug1908, near Pearl, Il.; d: 1Mar1981, Pittsfield, Il.,; bu: West Cemetery, Pittsfield, Il.; m: Fern Main on 24Dec1938 in Pittsfield, Il.; fa: Henry Davis; mo: Mary White. Survived by his wife; a son: Daley Davis, Jr. of Pontiac and three grandchildren. Preceded by a brother.

DAVIS, Dan M, Jr.; b: 29Dec1913, Hampton, Ark.; d: 2Oct1995, Rushville, IL.; bu: (not stated); m: Alma Miller on 5Jun1995 (place not stated); fa: Dan M. Davis, Sr.; mo: Minnie Lucille Furlow. Survived by his wife and several nieces and nephews.

DAVIS, Daniel C.; b: 2May1916, Milwaukee, Wisc.; d: 3Mar1993, Fullerton, Calif.; bu: Resurrection Cemetery, South San Gabriel, Calif.; m: Lena Duke in 1941 at Jacksonville, Il.; fa & mo: (not stated). WWII Army vet. (1940-1945). Survived by his wife; two sons; and one daughter. (At the death of his parents, at age three, he came to Jacksonville and was raised by his aunt and uncle, Nicola and Victoria Mastopietra. Has lived in the Los Angeles, California area since 1945)

DAVIS, Donald Gene; b: 15Oct1922, Taylorville, Il.; d: 19Oct1995, Jacksonville, Il.; bu: (not stated); m: Joan Levesque Wood on 18May1984 in Decatur, Il.; fa: Darrell Davis; mo: Juanita Drennan. Survived by his wife; one son: Garry (wife, Jo) Davis of Decatur; two step-children: Dennis Lovely of Virginia Beach, Va., and Jenny Wood of Meredosia; and 10 grandchildren.

DAVIS, Donald Leroy "Bud"; b: 10Oct1916, Beardstown, Il.; d: 23Oct1992, Springfield, Il.; bu: East Cemetery, Waverly, Il.; m: Helen Watts on 18Sep1938 in Beardstown, Il.; fa: Ledrue Davis; mo: Augusta Reining. A resident of Waverly. WWII Army Air Corp vet. Survived by his wife; one son: Jerry (wife, Carol) Davis of Crystal Lake; one daughter: Mrs. Michael (Janet) Feney of Lake Zurich; two sisters: Carole Matthews of Beardstown and Marguerite Elliott of Houston, Tex.; and eight grandchildren. Preceded by two brothers: Robert Davis and an infant, Gerald. D

AVIS, Dorothy E. (Brannan); b: 1Aug1917, Wrights, Il.; d: 17Mar1995, Winchester, Ind.; bu: Fountain Park Cemetery, Winchester, Ind.; m: Newton Davis (date and place not stated); fa: Virgil Brannan; mo: Goldie Worley. Husband preceded in death 3Aug1973. Survived by one son: Mike Davis of Tulsa, Okla.; and one brother: Weston Brannan of Jacksonville.

DAVIS, Dorothy R. (Long); b: 29Aug1922, Peoria, Il.; d: 18Dec1985, Peoria, Il.; bu: Walnut Ridge Cemetery, Virginia, Il.; m: (not stated); fa: Harry Long; mo: Myrtle A. (surname not stated); A resident of Washington; formerly of Virginia, Il. Survived by a son: Chester A. Davis of Peoria; a daughter: Mrs. Gary (Charlene) Rusterholz of Peoria; three grandchildren; two brothers: J. Harold Davis of Peoria and Rev. Elmer E. Davis of Largo, Fla.; and a sister: Mrs. Virgil (Clara) Zabrist of East Peoria.

DAVIS, Doris Bernice (Crawford); b: 1Jan1905, Barry, Il.; d:10Jan1982, Quincy, Il.; bu: Wilson Cemetery, Perry, Il.; m: Russell Davis on 10Aug1932 in Winchester, Il.; fa: William Crawford; mo: Ina Sutton. A resident of Quincy; formerly of Perry, Il. Survived by her husband; a daughter: Mrs. Jerry (Sue) Noble of Quincy; and three grandchildren. Preceded by a brother: Dallas Crawford.

DAVIS, Earl "Shorty"; b: 8Sep1904, Naples, Il.; d: 20Dec1981, Jacksonville, Il.; bu: (not stated); m: Georgi Anna Splain in 1945 at Beardstown, Il.; fa: George Davis; mo: Sarah Howell. Survived by his wife; six children: Mrs. Jerry (Sue) Ingram of Jacksonville, Mrs. Terry (Ruth Ann) Beeley of Shelborne, Ontario, Phillip A. Davis of Lynnville, Mrs. Ted (Janet) Kelly of Moline, Glenn E. Davis and David W. Davis, both of Jacksonville; 11 grandchildren; two brothers: Russell Davis of Quincy, and Melvin of Eldorado; two sisters: Nora Post of Detroit, Mich., and Beatrice Davis of Jacksonville. Preceded by two sisters and one brother.

DAVIS, Earl A.; b: (date not stated), near Literberry, Cass Co., Il.; d: 21Sep1992, Jacksonville, Il.; bu: Memorial Lawn Cemetery, Jacksonville, Il.; m: Ruth Pritchard on 3Jul1950 in Rogers, Ark.; fa: Samuel P. Davis; mo: Amanda Mayes. Survived by his wife; one sister: Nora Davis of Jacksonville; and several nieces. Preceded by one brother: Charles Davis; three sisters: Harriett Stribling, Pearl Gordon and Virgie Lee Strang; and one infant son: Earl A. Davis, Jr.

DAVIS, Earl D.; b: 20Mar1951, Jacksonville, Il.; d: 15Mar1979, Quincy, Il.; bu: Mounds Cemetery, Mt. Sterling, Il.; fa: Ralph E. Davis; mo: Henrietta M. Hart. A resident of rural Timewell, Il. Survived by his parents: a brother: Richard L. of Timewell; a sister: Mrs. Louis (Diane) Wagner of Mt. Sterling; and a nephew: Eddie Wagner of Mt. Sterling.

DAVIS, Earl F. "Slim"' b: (date not stated), Cairo, Il.; d: May1979, Stockton, Calif.; bu: San Joaquin Cemetery, Stockton, Calif.; m: Albina (surname and date/place of marriage not stated); fa & mo: (not stated). A former resident of the Jacksonville area; was 64 years of age at death. Survived by his wife; four children: Betty Hansen, Melvin Davis, Sr., Sue Davis and James Hansen, all of Stockton; four grandchildren; and two brothers: Frank and Alveda.

DAVIS, Edith S. (Cady); b: 17Feb1898, Huntsville, Schuyler Co., Il.; d: 9Feb1995, Rushville, Il.; bu: Huntsville, Il.; m: Finis Davis on 6Jul1919 in Huntsville, Il.; fa: Everett Foster Cady; mo: Elizabeth Stone. Husband preceded in death 10Feb1986. A resident of Camden, Il. Survived by one son: Orpheus "Sam" Davis of Rushville; one brother: Everett H. Cady of Ursa; and several nieces, nephews and cousins. Preceded by five sisters: Golda Ridings, Eva Cady, Orpha Sponamore, Clara Morrell and Meda Hare; and one brother: Richard Cady.

DAVIS, Edna (McDaniel); b: 6Aug1926, Mason Co, Il.; d: 21Nov1985, Springfield, Il.; bu: Bethal Cemetery; mo: Lawrence M. Davis on 4Oct1943 in St. Charles, Mo.; fa: Oliver P. McDaniel; mo: Margaret Gunnerman. A resident of Havana, Il. Survived by her husband; two daughters: Mrs. Earl (Janet) Scott of Virginia and Mrs. Lymon (Karen) Carter of Plainfield; two sons: Lawrence E. of Canton and Darrell D. of Havana; ten grandchildren; six sisters: Eunice Hodgson of Kilbourne, Ollie Force, Ethel Neeley, Maudie Collins, Cora Force and Pauline Griffie, all of Chandlerville; and two brothers: Roy McDaniel of Mineral Wells, Tex., and Jess McDaniel of Jacksonville. Preceded by two brothers.

DAVIS, Edward "Buss"; b: 28Sep1894, Pittsfield, Il.; d: 24Sep1978, Quincy, Il.; bu: West Cemetery, Pittsfield, Il.; m: (not stated); fa: Elijah Davis; mo: Eliza Bright. A resident of Pittsfield, Il. Vet. Survived by one son: Edward B. Davis, Jr. of Springfield.

DAVIS, Elizabeth Jane (Floyd); b: 8Apr1900, Scott Co., Il.; d: 17Dec1983, Jacksonville, Il.; bu: Blue River Cemetery, Detroit, Il.; m: Claude Davis (date and place not stated); fa: Henry Floyd; mo: Maggie (surname not stated). Husband preceded in death in 1970. A former resident of Florence, Il. Survived by the following children: Mae DePriest of St. Louis, Claude "Bud" Davis of Bluffs, Louise Guthrie of Pearl, Faye Watkins of Bowen, Frank of Valley City; 40 grand and 13 g-grandchildren; a half-sister: Edith Schweineke of Champaign. Preceded by seven infant children; two daughters; five grandchildren; two brothers, and one sister.

DAVIS, Ella (Elliott); b: 5Mr1898, Louisiana, Mo.; d: 1Mar1987, Pittsfield, Il.; bu: West Cemetery, Pittsfield, Il.; m: Edward Doyle in November, 1918; and 2) Kenneth Davis in October, 1966 (places not stated); fa: John Elliott; mo: Emily Hoskins. 1st husband preceded in death in 1944; 2nd in October, 1971. Survived by one son: Donald of Mooseheart; five daughters: Marguerite Doyle, Mrs. Irene Grable, Mrs. Alfred (Marie) Whittaker, Mrs. Myrtle Dobey and Mrs. Harold (Linda Sue) Roberts, all of Pittsfield; two sisters: Mabel Labby of Bethalto and Cora Robinson of Pittsfield.

DAVIS, Elva E. (Underhill); b: 6Oct1908, Rushville, Il.; d: 13Jan1986, Phoenix, Ariz.; bu: Rushville, Il.; m: Ivan K. Davis on 12Aug1927 in Gerard, Kansas; fa: Charles Underhill; mo: Effie Bond. Husband preceded in death 12Nov1959. A resident of Phoenix; formerly of Rushville, Il. Survived by two daughters: Irene Davis and Barbara Ellen Ezell, both of Phoenix; two grand and two g-grandchildren; a sister: Mrs. Florence Carroll of Rushville; and several nieces and nephews. Preceded by a sister: Mrs. Minnie Knowles; and six infant brothers and sisters.

DAVIS, Eula M. (Moore); b: 21Aug1901, Brown Co., Il.; d: 20Jul1996, Mt. Sterling, Il.; bu: Hersman, Il.; m: Cecil Davis on 11Oct1917 in Timewell, Il.; fa: Frank Moore; mo: Lydia (surname not stated). Husband preceded in death 24Jul1969. Survived by a son: Lozelle (wife, Elinor) Davis of Mt. Sterling; four grand and eight g-grandchildren. Preceded by one grandson.

DAVIS, Evelyn I. (Looper); b: 11Aug1924, Pearl, Il.; d: 21Mar1995, White Hall, Il.; bu: Pine Tree Cemetery, Patterson, Il.; m: Harold E. Davis on 13Oct1967 in Farmington, Mo.; fa: Roy Looper; mo: Zelma Coats. Survived by her husband; four daughters: Katherine Rimby of Mound Valley, Kansas, Bonnie McGinnis of Eldon, Mo., Frances Allen of Middletown and Vickie Baker of Carlinville; and one son; 10 grand and seven g-grandchildren; two brothers: Dale Looper of Sringfield and Merlin Looper of San Diego, Calif.; two sisters: Edith Smith of White Hall and Dorothy Austin of Springfield; and several nieces and nephews. Preceded by three sisters: Opal Staats, Vera Malazo and Betty Kelly.

DAVIS, Everett F.; b: 5Apr1912, Richland, Mo.; d: 5Aug1978, Beardstown, Il.; bu: Beardstown, Il.; ;m: Orveda Charlotte Janes on 18Aug1933 in Camdenton, Mo.; fa: John Davis; mo: Cora Moisher. Survived by his wife; a sister: Mrs. Erma Jones of Meredosia; three nephews; and two nieces. Preceded by two brothers.

DAVIS, Faye (Settles); b. 7 Dec 1912, Schuyler Co., IL; d. 15 Dec 1995, Rushville, IL; Bu.: Astoria, IL; M. Orval Davis on 24 Dec 1933 in Schuyler Co., IL; resident of Rushville, IL; Fa.: Earl Settles; Mo.: Alma Parker; Survived by two sisters: Fairy Leezer of Canton and Freida Trone of Rushville; and one brother: Paul Settles of Canton; Preceded by one daughter: Marian Joan Davis; and one son: Lester Herbert Davis.

DAVIS, Finis C.; b: 19May1894, Tina, Mo.; d: 10Feb1986, Camden, Il.; bu: Huntsville, Il.; m: Edith Cady on 6Jul1919 in Huntsville, Il.; fa: Alexander Davis; mo: Janie Hoover. Survived by his wife; a son: Orpheus "Sam" Davis of Rushville; a daughter-in-law: Joan; two nephews; and a cousin. Preceded by a brother.

DAVIS, Florence (Barber); b: 16Oct1905, Orleans, Il.; d: 15Nov1995, Torrance, Calif.; bu: (not stated); m: William Davis (date and place not stated); fa: Alfred J. Barber; mo: Hettie Ledferd. Husband preceded in death 26Jun1986. A resident of Torrance; formerly of the Jacksonville, Il. area. Survived by five sisters: Violet Ruble of Jacksonville, Hettie DeVore of Highland, Calif., Margaret Hunt of Peoria, Fannie Johnson of Atascardero, Calif., and Mary Markille of Hemmet, Calif.; two brothers: Charles Barber of Woodland Hills, Calif., and William Barber of Santa Cruz, Calif.; and 11 nephews and nieces. Preceded by a brother: Jerry Barber.

DAVIS, Florence L.; b: 27Feb1895, Streator, Il.; d: 9Sep1990, Jacksonville, Il.; bu: Oak Ridge Cemetery, Springfield, Il.; fa: William Henry Davis; mo: Catherine Hughes. A former resident of Springfield. Survived by a sister: Mildred Davis of Jacksonville.

DAVIS, Forrest; b: 17Jan1922, near Pearl, Il.; d: 18Nov1995, Hannibal, Mo.; bu: Mason Cemetery, near Nebo, Il.; m: Donna McGlauchlin on 15Feb1941 in Bowling Green, Mo.; fa: Robert Davis; mo: Gertrude Kirby. A former resident of Pittsfield, Il. Survived by a daughter: Mrs. Lloyd (Lois) Casto of Columbus, Ohio; two sons: Ronald Davis of Perry and Dennis Davis of Hannibal, Mo.; 11 grand and eight g-grandchildren; a sister: Dolly Neese of Kinderhook; and a half-sister: Helen DeCamp of Pittsfield. Preceded by an infant son: Robert; and a brother: Wesley.

DAVIS, Frances Moulton (Greer); b: 28Aug1898, White Hall, Il.; d: 11Apr1989, White Hall; bu: White Hall, Il.; m: 1) William G. Moulton on 14Jun1916 (place not stated); and 2) John Benjamin Davis on 6Dec1941 in Roodhouse, Il.; fa: John F. Greer; mo: Ida Baldwin. 1st husband preceded in death 20Mar1930; 2nd on 13Oct1967. Survived by two daughters: Mary Hodges of Biloxi, Miss., and Vivan Owdom of Peoria; a son: John Mounton of Chapel Hill, N.C.; 14 grand and 25 g-grandchildren; one g-g-grandchild. Preceded by a daughter: Wilma; four sisters; and a brother.

DAVIS, Francis L.; b: 4Oct1918, Beardstown, Il.; d: 21Nov1986, Glendale, Calif.; bu: Glendale, Calif.; m: Evelyn Jennings in Los Angeles, Calif. (date not stated); fa: Claude Davis; mo: Ann Goff. Wife preceded in death 9Oct1984. A resident of Los Angeles. Survived by two sisters: Mrs. Jack (Dorothy) Harris of Beardstown and Mary Ann Green of Inner Grove Heights, Minn.

DAVIS, Francis O.; b: 27Sep1892, Brown Co., Il.; d: 5Jul1981, Camp Point, IL.; bu: Versailles, Il.; m: Opal Lee Hoosier in June, 1915 in Brown Co., Il.; fa: James Davis; mo: Hulda Perry. Wife preceded in death in 1966. A resident of Versailles. Survived by one son: Orville Lee Davis of Peoria; and one daughter: Mrs. Ruby Briscoe of Jersey City, N.J.; ten grand and 20 g-grandchildren. Preceded by three brothers and one sister.

DAVIS, Frank, Sr. "Baldy"; b: 2Jan1934, Florence, Il.; d: 31Jul1994, Valley City, Il.; bu: Blue River Cemetery, near Detroit, Il.; m: 1) Loretta Castleberry in August, 1956 at Pittsfield, Il.; and 2) Barb Wheeler McDonald on 10Jan1990 in Pittsfield, Il.; fa: Claude O. Davis; mo: Elizabeth Floyd. Survived by his wife; four daughters: Brenda Whisler of Bluffs, Mrs. Steve (Sheila) VanHyning of Winchester, John and Lila Miller of Jacksonville and Mrs. Mike (Sandy) Westfall of Griggsville; five sons: Frank D. Davis, Jr. of Meredosia, Randy and Dennis Davis, both of Versailles, and Anthony and Eddie Davis, both of Jacksonville; three step-sons: Steve and Randy McDonald, both of Brandenton, Fla., and Jesse McDonald of Moundsville, W.V.; two sisters: Mae DePriest of St. Louis and Fay Watkins of Bowen; 19 grand and four step-grandchildren. Preceded by his parents; seven sisters; and six brothers.

DAVIS, Fred B. "Pencil"; b: 29Jan1906, Jacksonville, Il.; d: 30Jul1985, Jacksonville, Il.; bu: East Cemetery, Jacksonville, Il.; m: Mary Francis Baldwin (date and place not stated); fa: Henry Davis; mo: Loubeadie Early. WWII Army vet. Survived by his wife; two daughters: Freddie Mae Whitaker of Jacksonville and Sharlette Ann Davis of Bloomington; two step-sons: Robert Joe Baldwin and Edward Eugene Baldwin, both of Jacksonville; seven grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews. Preceded by two sisters and a brother.

DAVIS, Gary Jay; b: 12Jan1952, Quincy, Il.; d: 21Sep1988, Adams Co., Il.; bu: Payson, Il.; m: (not stated); fa: George T. Davis; mo: Gladys E. Morley. A resident of Payson, Il. Survived by three sons: Chad M., Jason P., and Brandon J., at all home; a sister: Georgia Bradshaw of Barry; three brothers: Roger T. of Barry, Jack D. of Boring, Ore., and Steven C. of Humboldt, Tenn.; a niece; and three nephews.

DAVIS, George E.; b: 2Mar1909, Cass Co., Il.; d: 17Aug1995, Danville, Il.; bu: Walnut Ridge Cemetery, Virginia, Il.; m: Mary Ellen Coffin on 2Aug1930 (place not stated); fa: Edward Reuben Davis; mo: Elizabeth Jane Shelly. Wife preceded in death 21Feb1978. A resident of Virginia, Il. WWII Army vet. Survived by a son: Conrad Davis of Peoria; seven grand and ten g-grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews. Preceded by two grandchildren; and a brother: Glen Davis.

DAVIS, George M.; b: 17Feb1909, Grant City, Mo.; d: 22Sep1981, Griggsville, Il.; bu: Griggsville, Il.; m: Lucile Pankau on 5Jul1931 in St. Joseph, Mo.; fa: Charles O. Davis; mo: Mary Maxwell. Survived by his wife; two daughters: Mrs. Richard (Margaret) Winningham of Alsey and Mrs. Norman (Rowena) Miller of Mapleton; 11 grand and four g-grandchildren; a sister: Mrs. Marie Henry of Medford, Ore.

DAVIS, George Robert; b: 14Jul1895, Mt. Sterling, Il.; d: 2Jan1977, Mt. Sterling, Il.; bu: Mt. Sterling, Il.; m; Wilma Lucile Vermillion on 29Jun1917 in Springfield, Il.; fa: William Bruce Davis; mo: Laura Givens. Vet. Survived by his wife; a daughter: Mrs. Raymond (Laura) Feld of Mt. Sterling; two sons: George Robert, Jr. of Northridge, Calif., and William J. of Petersburg; two half-sisters: Mrs. C. J. Meyer of Macomb and Mrs. Maurice (Marilyn) Luthy of Decatur;10 grand and five g-grandchildren.

DAVIS, George Wesley; b: 20Dec1919, Jacksonville, Il.; d: 8Feb1990, Jacksonville, Il.; bu: (cremated); m: Margaret Baptist on 28May1938 in Bowling Green, Mo.; fa: Henry Davis; mo: Lydia Everman. WWII Army vet. Survived by his wife; four children: Robert H. of Decorah, Ia., Mrs. Jack (Patricia A.) Jackson of South Lyon, Mich., George L. of Downers Grove and Mrs. Ken (Margaret Frances) Glass of Jacksonville; four sisters and one brother: Marie Allen of Jacksonville, May Roach of Galesburg, Alta Watson of Jacksonville, Mrs. Robert (Violet) Beard of Jacksonville and Harold of Jacksonville; 11 grand and six g-grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews. Preceded by one brother and one grandson.

DAVIS, Gilbert L.; b: 11Jul1911, Meredosia, Il.; d: 28Jul1992, Arcata, Calif.; bu: (cremated); m: Elsie (surname not stated) on 11Jul1934 (place not stated); fa: John Waters; mo: Bessie Bagby Davis. A resident of Arcata, Calif.; formerly of Morgan Co., Il. Survived by his wife; one son: John of Arcata, Calif.; a foster son: Vincent Hovey of Las Vegas, Nev.; a foster daughter: Janet Richards of Plant City, Fla.; two brothers: Charles J. Davis of Eureka, Calif., and William Davis of Vancouver, Wash.; one half-brother: Harry Lee Waters of Chapin; two step-grandchildren and four foster grandchildren. Preceded by one brother: Paul Davis.

DAVIS, Glee (Williams); b: 27Mar1894, Chandlerville, Il.; d: 8Apr1989, Roseville, Il.; bu: Chandlerville, Il.; m: William Riley Davis on 29Dec1915 (place not stated); fa: James Madison Williams; mo: Rachel Elizabeth Adkins. Husband preceded in death 23Aug1978. A resident of Chandlerville, Il. Survived by a number of nieces and nephews and a step-daughter: Robert Lane of Chandlerville. Preceded by six sisters and two brothers.

DAVIS, Glen E.; b: 13Oct1918, Rushville, Il.; d: 8Apr1987, Iowa City, Iowa (V.A. Medical Center); bu: Rushville, Il.; m: (not stated); fa: Edgar Davis; mo: Ura Skiles. A resident of Rushville Il. WWII Army vet. Survived by three daughters: Vicki Gonzales, Connie Davis and Debbie Davis, all of Tucson, Ariz.; and one brother: Clyde R. "Razz" Davis of Augusta, Il. Preceded by his parents.

DAVIS, Glenn Edward; b: 9Jun1954, Jacksonville, Il.; d: 21May1993, Irving, Tex.; bu: (not stated); fa: Earl S. Johnson; mo: Georgianna Jan Davis. A resident of Irving, Tex. for 12 years; formerly of Jacksonville, Il. Survived by his mother of Jacksonville; two brothers: Phillip Davis of Irving, Tex. and Davis W. Davis of Jacksonville; three sisters: Sue E. Ingram of Jacksonville, Ruth A. Beeley of Shelbourne, Ontario, Canada and Janet M. Bryan of Springfield; and 12 nieces and nephews. Preceded by his father.

DAVIS, Glenn W.; b: 3Apr1913, Cass Co., Il.; d: 4Aug1992, Springfield, Il.; bu: Walnut Ridge Cemetery, Virginia, Il.; m: Carline Vern Shelton on 16Jun1932 in Jacksonville, Il.; fa: Edward R. Davis; mo: Elizabeth Shelley. A resident of Virginia, Il. WWII Army vet. Survived by his wife; two daughters: Mrs. Donald (Glenda) Hazelrigg of South Jacksonville and Mrs. Robert (Sandra) Roherer of Springfield; eight grandchildren, including Michael DeBeulieu of Virginia, who was raised in Mr. Davis' home; 13 g-grandchildren; one brother: George Davis of Virginia; and several nieces and nephews. Preceded by one son: Franklin Donald Davis.

DAVIS, Goldie M. (Draper); b: 4May1897, Neiper, Mo.; d: 8Mar1990, Havana, Il.; bu: Laurel Hill Cemetery, Havana, Il.; m: Elmer Davis (date and place not stated); fa: Charles Draper; mo: Eva Johnson. Husband preceded in death in 1953. A resident of Havana, Il. Survived by a son: K. Lyle of Jacksonville; two granddaughters; six g-grandchildren; and a g-g-grandson. Preceded by two sisters and a brother.

DAVIS, Grace R. ( Riley); b: 19Mar1896, near Rees Station, Morgan Co., Il.; d: 15Sep1985, Jacksonville, Il.; bu: Diamond Grove Cemetery, Jacksonville, Il.; m: C. Clifton Davis in 1915 at Jacksonville, Il.; fa: John Riley; mo: Elizabeth Wilson. Husband preceded in death 22Jan1977. Survived by a son: Charles E. of Jacksonville; five grandchildren: Sally Fleischer and Jack Davis, both of Jacksonville, Nancy Thornley of Long Mount, Colo., Carol Ann Smith of Jacksonville and Donna Kay "DeeDee" Griebler of Springfield; and four g-grandchildren. Preceded by a son: Claude; and a sister: Rena Endicott.

DAVIS, Guy Russell; b: 24Jan1924, Pike Co., Il.; d: 10Feb1991, Springfield, Il.; bu: West Cemetery, Pittsfield, Il.; m: LaDonna Dyer on 21Dec1952 in Pittsfield, Il.; fa: John Davis; mo: Nettie Altizer. Resident of Jacksonville; formerly of Pittsfield. Was raised in the home of Mr. and Mrs. Austin Altizer, Sr. from the age of two when his mother died. WWII vet. Survived by his wife; one uncle: Verdie Altizer of Springfield; and three aunts: Naomi Gerard and Veda Gerard, both of Pittsfield, and Opal Bartlett of Hawkinsville, Ga.

DAVIS, Guy W.; b: 30Dec1960, Jacksonville, Il.; d: 14Mar1993, Carrollton, Il.; bu: Memorial Gardens Cemetery, Eldred, Il.; m: Cathy M. Borman on 19Aug1989, Carrollton, Il.; fa: Robert W. Davis; mo: Doris E. Bell. A former resident of Roodhouse, Il. Survived by his wife; his parents of Roodhouse; four daughters: Mandy K. Davis and Kassi L. Davis, both of Roodhouse, and Cayla M. Davis and Chelsey D. Davis, both at home; and one sister: Mary E. Davis of Incline Village, Nevada.

DAVIS, Harold E. "Gene"; b: 7Apr1918, Loami, Il.; d: 8Mar1990, Springfield, Il.; bu: Sulfur Springs Cemetery, Loami, Il.; m: Enid Draheim on 26Dec1958 in Springfield, Il.; fa: Lee Davis; mo: Grace Kelley. A resident of Loami, Il. Survived by his wife; two sons: Phillip of Loami and Harold, Jr. of Springfield; several grand and g-grandchildren; five sisters: Gwen Squire, Eloise O'Dell and Betty McAfee, all of Springfield, Evelyn Eigenmann of Riverton and Beverly Coontz of Grandview, Mo.; and many nieces and nephews. Preceded by his parents; his step-father: Fred Zimmerman; a brother: Wilbur Zimmerman; and a sister: Sharon Crossin.

DAVIS, Harriett Irene (Decker); b: 5Oct1911 (place not stated); d: 17May1982, Belleville, Il.; bu: (not stated); m: (not stated); fa: (not stated); mo: Mary Jane Evans. A resident of West Frankfort; formerly of Jacksonville. Survived by two daughters: Ella Mae Bosbein of New Orleans, La., and Mary Beans of Evansville, Ind.; four grand and four g-grandchildren; several brothers and sisters, including Louise Welch, Betty Dixon, Don Decker and Russell Decker, all of Jacksonville, Lil Sunderland of Murrayville and Charles Decker of Springfield; and several nieces and nephews. Preceded by one grandchild and two brothers.

DAVIS, Hazel E. (Brown); b: 15Oct1903, Beverly, Il.; d: 28Jun1993, Pittsfield, Il.; bu: Griggsville, Il.; m: Horten W. Davis on 19Dec1920 in Perry, Il.; fa: Henry R. Brown; mo: Sarah Elizabeth Pilling. A resident of Griggsville, Il. Survived by her husband; a daughter: Flora Winner of Versailles; two sons: James L. and Harley W., both of Griggsville; five grand, two step-grand, one g-g-grand and two g-g-step-grandchildren. Preceded by one son: Richard, killed in WWII; one grandson; two brothers: John and Ossie; and two sisters: Vera Mixer and Bertha Hodgson.

DAVIS, Helen (Jordan); b: (not stated); d: 6Aug1993, Oakland, Calif.; bu: Mountain View Cemetery, Oakland, Calif.; m: William Davis in Kansas City, Kansas (date not stated); fa: Walker Jordan; mo: Josephine Johnson. Husband preceded in death in 1976 (married 39 years); was 91 years of age at death. Survived by two children: William Jordan of Los Angeles and Helen E. Davis Edwards of Oakland; one sister: Leora Hamilton; two brothers: Walter and Lloyd Jordan; and many nieces, nephews and friends.

DAVIS, Helen C. (Craig); b: 9May1896 (place not stated); d: 10Oct1977, Jacksonville, Il; bu: East Cemetery, Jacksonville, Il.; m: Alfred Lee Davis (date and place not stated); fa: W. T. Craig; mo: Lelia M. (surname not stated). Wife preceded in death 18Jun1977. Survived by two sons: George William of Louisvile, Ky., and Robert Lee of Jacksonville; four grandchildren: Eric C. Davis of Bloomington, Ind., Craig M. Davis of Louisville, Ky., Leigh A. Davis of Jacksonville and Mrs. J. A. (Monica) Cundiff, Jr. of Louisville, Ky.; and a great-granddaughter: Allison C. Davis of Bloomington, Ind.

DAVIS, Helen J. (Fanning); b: 23May1918, Jacksonville, Il.; d: 8Oct1988, Jacksonville, Il.; bu: East Cemetery, Jacksonville, Il.; m: Paul A. Davis, Sr. on 18May1935 in Virginia, Il.; fa: Harvey Fanning; mo: Velma Long. Husband preceded in death 14Oct1974. Survived by two sons: Paul, Jr. of Springfield and John H. of Woodson; one daughter: Sylvia Watson of Jacksonville; one brother: Bob Fanning of Jacksonville; nine grand and seven g-grandchildren. Preceded by one brother: Carl.

DAVIS, Helen Marie (Wade); b: 4Nov1915, Pike Co., Il.; d: 4Jan1986, Jacksonville, Il.; bu: Blue River Cemetery, Pike Co., Il.; m: Charles "Rick" Davis on 15Jul1933 in Winchester, Il.; fa: Owen Wade; mo: Cynthia Neff. A resident of Winchester, Il. Survived by her husband; five sons: Don of Winchester, Phil of San Antonio, Tex., Archie of Girard, Bruce of Fresno, Calif., and William of Austin, Tex.; three daughters: Shirley Ann Collom of Winchester, Mrs. Thomas (Joyce) Havens of Roodhouse and Janice Davis, at home; 24 grand and 14 g-grandchildren; three sisters: Thelma Swartz of Pittsfield, Edna Wade and Pearl Priest, both of Florence; and two brothers: Raymond Wade and Walter "Bud" Wade, both of Florence. Preceded by two infant daughters.

DAVIS, Hildreth M. (Trone); b: 31Aug1917, Browning, Schuyler Co., Il. d: 7Mar1994, Rushville, Il.; bu: Christian Neck Cemetery, northeast of Rushville, Il.; m: Ralph M. Davis on 2Mar1934 (place not stated); fa: Elmer Trone; mo: Josephine Schisler. Husband preceded in death 23Aug1967. Survived by one son: Ralph Wayne Davis of Rushville; and one sister: Elizabeth Moses of Rushville. Preceded by five bothers and three sisters.

DAVIS, Horatio M.; b: 7Mar1924, Taylorville, Il.; d: 10Dec1995, Springfield, Il.; bu: Edinburg, Il.; m: Carol Jean Frasse (date and place not stated); fa: Roy Davis; mo: Theresa Washley. A resident of New Berlin, Il. Survived by his wife of New Berlin; a son: Roy Davis of Gaitherburg, Md.; and several nieces and nephews.

DAVIS, Horten W.; b: 1Dec1899, Prairie Grove, Ark.; d: 21Jul1995, Pittsfield, Il.; bu: Griggsville, Il.; m: Hazel E. Brown on 19Dec1920 in Perry, Il.; fa: Hamner W. Davis; mo: Flora Craft. Wife preceded in death 28Jun1993. A resident of Griggsville, Il. WWI Army vet. Survived by one daughter: Flora Winner of Versailles; one son: Harley W. Davis of Griggsville, Il.; a daughter-in-law: Audrey Davis of Maysville; five grand, eight g-grand; two step-g-grand, three g-g-grand and two step-g-g-grandchildren; and one half-brother: Dale Davis of Huntington Beach, Calif. Preceded by two sons: Richard and James L. Davis; and one sister: Miriam Peterson.

DAVIS, Rev. Howard S.; b: 10Dec1896, LaCleea, Miss.; d: 30Sep1989, Denver, Colo. (Veterans Hospital); bu: South Side Cemetery, Clayton; m: Elsie Patterson (date and place not stated); fa: William F. Davis; mo: Ida M. Carpenter. Wife preceded in death. Resident of Denver, Colo.; formerly of Mt. Sterling, Il. and Timewell, Il. WWI and WWII Army vet. Survived by a daughter: Mrs. Sheldon (Margaret) Boone of Castle Rock, Colo.; a son: Arthur E. of Long Beach, Calif.; a brother: Virgil of Clayton; two sisters: Ida Patton and Willa Dixon, both of Mt. Sterling; seven grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews.

DAVIS, Irvin; b: 16Feb1902, Waverly, Il.; d: 27Apr1977, Jacksonville, Il.; bu: East Cemetery, Jacksonville, Il.; m: Mae (surname and date/place of marriage not stated); fa: John Davis; mo: Jessie Strowmatt. Wife preceded in death in 1959. Survived by three sisters: Ruth Johnson, Mary Johnson and Lucille Davis, all of Jacksonville; and several nieces and nephews. Preceded by two brothers: Paul and Henry; and a sister: Fern.

DAVIS, James B.; b: 20Jul1914, Oxville, Il.; d: 19Feb1996, Jacksonville, Il.; bu: Memorial Lawn Cemetery, Jacksonville, Il.; m: Louise Walker on 26Dec1942 in Camp Stoneman, Calif.; fa: James B. Davis, Sr.; mo: Letha Hart. WWII Army vet. Survived by his wife; one son: Dan (wife, Carol) Davis of Bonita Springs, Fla.; one daughter: Mrs. Thomas (Genie Sue) McDonnell of Overland Park, Kans.; four grandchildren; and one brother: Don (wife, Margaret) Davis of Tacoma, Wash. Preceded by one brother: Glenniel Davis.

DAVIS, James Elmer; b: 12Nov1886, Brown Co., Il.; d: 13Aug1977, Rushville, Il.; bu: Versailles, Il.; m: Chloe Mehl (date and place not stated); fa: James Monroe Davis; mo: (not stated). Wife preceded in death. A resident of Mt. Sterling, Il. Survived by a son: Dwight Davis of Versailles; a daughter: Mrs. Dorothy Lappin of Rock Island; three sisters: Mrs. Emma Peacock of Peoria, Mrs. Bertha Thomas and Mrs. Nora Thomas, both of Mt. Sterling; two grand and five g-grandchildren.

DAVIS, James L.; b: 23Mar1931, Griggsville, Il.; d: 6Jul1994, Griggsville, Il.; bu: Gray Cemetery, near New Salem, Il.; m: Audrey Maxine Smith on 24Jan1952 in Walnut Ridge, Ark.; fa: Horten W. Davis; mo: Hazel B. Brown. Korean War Army vet. Survived by his wife; his father of Griggsville; three daughters: Mrs. Willie (Sherald) Clinging of Barry and Marcita Foster and Mrs. Roy (Darla) Neff, both of Griggsville; five grandchildren; one sister: Flora Winner of Versailles; and one brother: Harley W. Davis of Griggsville. Preceded by his mother; and one brother: Richard.

DAVIS, Joan L. (Trefiletti); b: 22Jul1920, Meadville, Pa.; d: 23Nov1996, Rushville, Il.; bu: Huntsville Cemetery; m: Orpheus "Sam" Davis on 4Jun1950 in Rushville, Il.; fa: Pete Trefiletti; mo: Marie Intelsano. Survived by her husband; two brothers: Dr. Samuel Trefiletti and Pete Trefiletti, Jr., both of St. Louis, Mo.; one sister: Mrs. Orville (Ann) Peelman of Cortland, Ohio; and several nieces and nephews.

DAVIS, John Arthur; b: 19Mar1928, Bluff Springs, Il.,; d: 1Nov1993, Manchester, Il.; bu: Memorial Lawn Cemetery, Jacksonville, Il.; m: 1) Mary E. Carter on 3May1953 in Beardstown, Il.; and 2) Veva Ruth Moore on 1Jul1988 in Stanbury, Mo.; fa: William Arthur Davis; mo: Pearl Fanning. 1st wife preceded in death in 1986; 2nd in 1991. Survived by six children: Kenneth (wife, Vickie) of Murrayville, Robert (wife, Pam) of Mt. Sterling, Mrs. Bill (Karen) Johnston-Hedrick of Springfield, Carl of Jacksonville, Mrs. Tony (Carol) Goodall of Roodhouse and Mrs. Randy (Joyce) McMillen of Murrayville; and 12 grandchildren.

DAVIS, John E.; b: 2Dec1891, near Virginia, Il.; d: 9Nov1979, Beardstown, Il.; bu: St. John's Lutheran Church Cemetery, Beardstown, Il.; m: 1) Augusta Lange in May, 1917; and 2) Hilda Betty Gebhard I August, 1948 (places not stated); fa: Cyrus Davis; mo: Rachael Schaeffer. 1st wife preceded in death in January, 1945; 2nd wife in June, 1968. WWI vet. Survived by a son: John, Jr. of Beardstown. The last of her immediate family, he was preceded by three brothers and three sisters.

DAVIS, John F., Sr.; b: 10Oct1925, Virginia, Il.; d: 26Feb1994, Columbus, Ga.; bu: Parkhill Cemetery, Columbus, Ga.; m: Bernice Watson (date and place not stated); fa: Richard Lavern Davis; mo: Louella Lulla (surname not stated). WWII Army vet. Survived by his wife; two sons: John F. Davis, Jr. of Colorado and Keith Davis of Columbus; four step-sons: Gary Evans Davis and Steve Evans Davis, both of Columbus, and Roger Dale Evans and John T. Evans, both of Charlotte, N.C. one brother: Joseph R. Davis of Jacksonville; one sister: Jane Thixton of Rushville; and several grand and g-grandchildren; nieces and nephews.

DAVIS, John I.; b: 18Jan1894, Jacksonville, Il.; d: 9Feb1982, Quincy, Il.; bu: East Cemetery, Jacksonville, Il.; m: Anna Ryan on 10Aug1918 (place not stated); fa: John William Davis; mo: Etta Fanning. Wife preceded in death 23Oct1973. A former resident of Jacksonville. WWI Army vet. Survived by two daughters: Mrs. Warren (Shirley) Hudson of Jacksonville and Mrs. Jack (Helen) Dearing of Wood River; four grand and two g-grandchildren; and two nephews. Preceded in death by a brother: A. L. Davis in 1977.

DAVIS, Josephine (McCarthy); b: 29Aug1899, Manito, Il.; d: 12Nov1981, Jacksonville, Il.; bu Lakeside Cemetery, Pekin, Il.; m: Everett L. Davis in 1917 (place not stated); fa: Washington McCarthy; mo: Nellie Lawson. Husband preceded in death in 1966. A resident of Springfield, Il. Survived by two daughters: Mrs. Chester (Ruth) Bullerdick of Springfield and Mrs. Eldon (Betty) Ford of Jacksonville; three sons: Marion N. and Robert Jr., both of Springfield and James E. of Jacksonville; 10 grand and 13 g-grandchildren; two sisters: Mrs. Nellie Smith of Washington and Mrs. Florence Quinn of Michigan.

DAVIS, Josephine M. (Mahoney); b: 9Jan1910, Menard Co., Il.; d: 24Jun1993, Springfield, Il.; bu: St. Augustine Cemetery, Ashland, Il.; m: Carl A. "Jack" Davis on 14May1938 in Ashland, Il.; fa: Martin W. Mahoney; mo: Margaret A. Devlin. A resident of rural Tallula, Il. Survived by her husband; one daughter: Margaret J. Bottom of Jacksonville; two sons: M. Patrick David and James C. Davis, both of Tallula; five grandchildren; one sister: Frances Mahoney of Ashland. Preceded by two brothers: Glenn and John M. Mahoney; and one sister: Nita Mahoney.

DAVIS, Juletta M.; b: 30Dec1909, Winchester, IL.; d: 16Sep1990, Jacksonville, Il.; bu: Winchester, Il.; fa: Elmer Davis; mo: Ella Hawk. A former resident of Winchester, Il. Survived by one nephew: William Gillespie of Canyon Country, Calif.; and one niece: Lila Laffler of Rialto, Calif. Preceded by her parents; one sister: Evelyn Smith; and one brother: Max Davis.

DAVIS, Katherine Elizabeth; b: 6Feb1994, Jacksonville, Il.; d: 6Feb1994, Jacksonville; bu: Oakland Cemetery, Meredosia, Il.; fa: Russell C. Davis; mo: Elizabeth Ann Wright. Survived by her parents; paternal grandmother: Zelma Marie Davis of Quincy; maternal grandparents: Robert and Carol Clark of Roodhouse; and two brothers: Michael Wright and Joshua Charles Davis, both at home.

DAVIS, Keith; b: 10Feb1929, Time, Il.; d: 17Sep1983, Rushville, Il.; d: bu: Green Pond Cemetery, Pearl, Il.; m: Bonnie Miller on 3Jul1949 in Pittsfield, Il.; fa: Basil Davis; mo: Opal Taylor. Korean War Army vet. Survived by his wife; one son: David Davis of Mt. Prospect; two daughters: Mrs. Rhonda Klepitsch of Rolling Meadows and Lisa, at home; three grandchildren; and one brother: Vernon Davis of Washington. Preceded by his parents.

DAVIS, Kenneth Strang; b: 28Aug1908, White Hall, Il.; d: 8Jun1990, Carrollton, Il.; bu: White Hall, Il.; m: Evelyn Gilmore on 18Aug1931 in White Hall, Il.; fa: Norman Davis; mo: Mary Jane Strang. A resident of rural White Hall, Il. Survived by his wife; two daughters: Mrs. Robert (Carol Ann) Hurt and Mrs. Richard (Linda) Ballard, both of Urbana; three grandchildren: Davis Hurt of Washington, D.C., Courtney Ballard of Urbana and Kendra Stewart of Champaign; two g-grandchildren; and a sister: Ruth Ballard.

DAVIS, Larry Dale; b: 13Jun1936, Hamburg, Il.; d: 9Mar1981, Jacksonville, Il.; bu: East Cemetery, Jacksonville, Il.; m: (not stated); fa: Lyman Davis; mo: Oma Fay White. Army vet. Survived by a daughter: Sandra Davis of Jacksonville; two brothers: Russell of Cottage Hills and Ray of Wood River. Preceded by a brother: Albert.

DAVIS, Lawrence M.; b:22Aug1925, Rushville, Il.; d: 27Apr1989, Jacksonville, Il.; bu: Bethel Cemetery, Mason Co., Il.; m: Edna McDaniel on 8Oct1943 in St. Charles, Mo.; fa: Charles W. Davis; mo: Ethel May Beatty. Wife preceded in death 21Nov1985. A resident of Virginia, Il. Survived by two sons: Ed Davis of Virginia and Darrell Davis of Havana; two daughters: Mrs. Earl (Janet) Scott of Virginia and Mrs. Laymon (Karen) Carter of Joliet; a brother: Ralph Davis of Ashland; 10 grand and two g-grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews. Preceded by three brothers: Wayne, Paul and Junior.

DAVIS, Lela L. (Guy); b: 27Aug1899, Big Rapids, Mich.; d: 28Jan1987, Mt. Sterling, Il.; bu: Family Lot, Mt. Sterling, Il.; m: William Dana Davis on 6Aug1937 in Pittsfield, Il.; fa: Abraham Guy; mo: Bertha L. (Whitaker) Hughes. Husband preceded in death 7Jan1979. Survived by one daughter: Mrs. Mary Myrtle Vaughn of Chebane; one sister: Mrs. Thelia Thomas of Plainville; two half-brothers: Donald Hughes of Ogden, Utah and Guy Hughes of Emden, Mo.; two grandchildren; two step-grandchildren; four g-grandchildren; four step-g-grandchildren; and several nieces, nephews and cousins. Preceded by five sisters and one half-brother: Robert Earl Hughes, once considered the world's largest man.

DAVIS, Lena Elizabeth; b: (not stated); d: 6Feb1987, Orland Park, IL.; bu: Beardstown, Il.; m: Glen "Chick" Davis (date and place not stated); fa & mo: (not stated). Husband preceded in death. Died at the home of her daughter in Orland Park, Il.; was 68 years of age at death. Survived by a daughter: Mrs. William (Joan) Dismand of Orland Park, Il. Preceded by a step-son: Richard.

DAVIS, Lelia M. (Hoos); b: 19Apr1897, Newburg, Pike Co., Il.; d: 14Jan1994, Pittsafield, Il.; bu: West Cemetery, Pittsfield, Il.; m: C. H. Davis on 11Mar1914 in Missouri; fa: Charles Hoos; mo: Louisa Dunhouse. Husband preceded in death 26Nov1981. Survived by one granddaughter: Mrs. Lyle (Anna Lee) Revis of Pittsfield; three g-grandchildren; Mrs. John (Catherine) Brennan of Kahoka, Mo., Richard Briant Allen and Gregory Lee Allen, both of Pittsfield; five g-g-grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews. Preceded by one son: James M. Davis; three brothers: Elmer, Frank and Albert Hoos; and two sisters: Edna Hoos Chapman and Cora Louise Hoos.

DAVIS, Leonard E.; b: 2Aug1913, Shelby Co., Il.; d: 5Feb1994, Springfield, Il.; bu: Beardstown, Il.; fa: Jefferson Davis; mo: Amanda Keller. A resident of Beardstown, Il. Army vet (1942-1944). Survived by one brother: Bill of Beardstown; and several nieces and nephews. Preceded by four brothers: Frank, Harland, Loren and George; and two sisters: Rosie Gabbert and Lora Davis.

DAVIS, Lillie F. (Hulick); b: 23Sep1892, Rushville, Il.; d: 28Nov1979, Rushville, Il.; bu: Rushville, Il.; m: Wilbur A. Davis on 26Jun1913 in Camden, Il.; fa: Mathias Hulick; mo: Margaret Young. Husband preceded in death 11Dec1969. A resident of Camden, Il. Preceded by a sister and two brothers.

DAVIS, Lola M. (Baker); b: 4Aug1899, Brown Co., Il.; d: 26Aug1990, Mt. Sterling, Il.; bu: West Side Cemetery, Versailles, Il.; m: Cyril Davis on 28Oct1920 in Jacksonville, Il.; fa: Perry Baker; mo: Grace Lipcaman. Husband preceded in death 19Jan1967. Survived by a son: Harold of Rushville; a granddaughter: Mrs. Michael (Nita) Carey of Rushville; two g-grandchildren: Kristy and Kathleen, both of Rushville; a niece: Sybil Henry; and several cousins. Preceded by one sister: Glenna Baggerly.

DAVIS, Louise (Baptist); b: 2Jan1913, Jacksonville, Il.; d: 11Nov1993, Rock Island, IL.; bu: East Cemetery, Jacksonville, Il.; m: Mervin J. Davis on 20Sep1964, Jacksonville, Il.; fa: Manuel D. Baptist; mo: Ada Lena Menezes. Husband preceded in death 15Feb1991. Survived by two brothers: John H. Baptist, Sr. of Jacksonville and Frank U. Baptist, Sr. of Mt. Sterling.

DAVIS, Lucille Azalea; b: 30Sep1914, Waverly, Il.; d: 24Jun1984, Jacksonville, Il.; bu: East Cemetery, Jacksonville, Il.; fa: John Wesley Davis; mo: Jessie Mae Stromatt. A former resident of Rockford, Il. Survived by two sisters: Mrs. Ruth Johnson and Mrs. Mary Johnson, both of Jacksonville; and several nieces and nephews. Preceded by three brothers and a sister.

DAVIS, Lucy (Torry); b: 22Jul1912, Snicarte, Il.; d: 19Feb1986, Beardstown, Il.; bu: Mt. Sterling, Il.; m: Norman L. Davis on 11Feb1937 in Lewistown, Il.; fa: James Torry; MO: Lena May (Hopkins) Evans. Husband praeceded in death 20Jan1969. Survived by a step-son: Richard L. of Peoria; a step-daughter: Mrs. Edgar (Betty) Kirgan of Pekin; two sisters: Mrs. Esther Waggener and Mrs. Vina Hudson, both of Virginia; two nieces: Dorothy Cornell and Mary O'Brien, both of Beardstown; eight step-grand and five step-g-grandchildren. Preceded by a sister and a brother.

DAVIS, Lydia (Little); b: (date not stated), Oxville, Il.; d: 6Mar1982, Winchester, Il.; bu: Oxville, Il.; m: Raymond Davis in 1956 in Jacksonville, Il.; fa: Poke Little; mo: Alma Six. Husband preceded in death in 1971. Survived by the following step-children: Fred Davis ob Bethany, Dan Davis of North Carolina, Francis and Babe Davis, both of California, Bud Davis of Arizona, Mrs. Ted (Doris) Parker of Meredosia, and Mrs. Marvin (Loretta) Sanders of Jacksonville; several step-grandchildren; two sisters: Mrs. Farrel (Lois) Mitchell of Jacksonville, with whom she formerly made her home, and Mrs. Howard (Eva) Savoie of Bluffs.

DAVIS, Mamie Lee (Saulsbury); b: 23May1899, Georgia; d: 27Mar1979, Quincy, Il.; bu: Mason Cemetery, between Nebo and Pleasant Hill, Il.; m: Robert W. Davis in 1949 (place not stated); fa: William Albert Saulsbury; mo: Emily Ada Bennett. A former resident of Pittsfield, Il. Survived by a son: Hubert H. Evans of Savannah, Ga.; a step-son: Forrest R. Davis of Baylis; two step-daughters: Dollie Neese of Kinderhook and Helen DeCamp of Rockport; 10 grand and 12 g-grandchildren; and a sister: Mrs. Thelma Chapman of Sloatsburg, N.Y.

DAVIS, Marie (Carrigan); b: 11Jun1904, Jacksonville, Il.; d: 11Feb1982, Bloomington, Il.; bu: Holy Cross Cemetery, Bloomington, Il.; m: Leo Davis on 12Oct1927 in Jacksonville, Il.; fa: Patrick Carrigan; mo: (not stated). Husband preceded in death 12Nov1977. A former Jacksonville resident. Survived by a son: Dr. L. Joseph Davis of Rochester, Minn., and five grandchildren. Preceded by a brother and a sister.

DAVIS, Marie C. (Corfield); b: 1Jan1903, Adams Co., Il,.; d: 26Aug1981, Quincy, Il.; bu: South Side Cemetery, Clayton, Il.; m: Chester A. Davis on 3Jun1934 in Brown Co., Il.; fa: Louis Corfield; mo: Carolena VonHolt. Husband preceded in death 30Sep1973. A resident of Mt. Sterling, Il. Survived by a brother-in-law: Robert Meaders of Clayton; and several nieces and nephews. Preceded by a brother and a sister.

DAVIS, Marna (Skiles); b: 31Aug1942, Rushville, Il.; d: 29Oct1996, Peoria, Il.; bu: Rushville, Il.; m: Charles R. "Dick" Davis on 20May1962 in Hannibal, Mo.; fa: Berl B. Skiles; mo: Doris Bartlow. A resident of Astoria, Il. Survived by her husband of Astoria; a son: Jamie "Jay" Davis of Astoria; one daughter: Marci Davis of Peoria; one brother: Gary Skiles of Newton, Iowa; and one sister: Cheryl Clements of Rushville.

DAVIS, Martha M. Bates (Fortner); b: 27Nov1902, Urbana, Il.; d: 13Feb1991, Rock Island, Il.; bu: Memorial Lawn Cemetery, Jacksonville, Il.; m: 1) Walter E. Bates on 24Mar1920 in St. Louis, Mo.; and 2) (not stated); fa: Louis M. Fortner; mo: Mary Gaddy. 1st husband preceded in death in 1942. Survived by two daughters: Eileen Anderson of Lady Lake, Fla., and Bola Pauley of Rock Island; one son: R. Donald Bates of Jacksonville; eight grand, 16 g-grand and numerous g-g-grandchildren.

DAVIS, Mary (Humphrey); b: 19May1901, Browning, Il.; d: 23Jan1988, Burlington Ia.; bu: Browning, Il.; m: Arthur Davis on 13Aug1919 in Virginia, Il.; fa: William Humphrey; mo: Martha (surname not stated). Husband preceded in death in September, 1984. A former resident of Browning, Il. area. Survived by a daughter: Barbara Davis of Burlington, Ia.; and a grandson. Preceded by a daughter: Mildred.

DAVIS, Mary (North); b: 12Jun1916, Pleasant Hill, Il.; d: 28Feb1991, Springfield, Il.; bu: West Cemetery, Pittsfield, Il.; m: James Myron Davis on 5Mar1937 in Winchester, Il.; fa: Harry North; mo: Clara Scranton. A resident of Pittsfield, Il. Survived by her husband; one daughter: Anna Lee Revis of Pittsfield; three grand and three g-grandchildren.

DAVIS, Mary E. (Herron); b: 2Jun1911, Manchester, Il.; d: 30Nov1983, Jacksonville, Il.; bu: Fernwood Cemetery, Roodhouse, Il.; m: 1 Other N. Norris in 1930; and 2) William E. Davis in 1966 (places not stated); fa: William Herron; mo: Mae Wallis. 1st husband preceded in death 12Dec1954; 2nd in 1973. A resident of Roodhouse, Il. Survived by the following children: Mrs. Edward (Dorothy) Ashlock and Mrs. Bertha Bohannon, both of Jerseyville, Mrs. Cornelia Cummins of Godfrey, Mrs. Margaret Easley of Rockbridge, Mrs. Russell (Pat) Havlin of Roodhouse, Mrs. Marvin (Mildred) Waters of Lynnville, Sarah Knight of Georgia, Mrs. Fred (Pat) Anthony of Roodhouse, George, James and Douglas Norris of Coal City, John of Joliet and Charles of Alton; 40 grandchildren; 19 g-grandchildren; three sisters: Lucy Miller of White Hall, Martha Eyer of Peoria and Sophia Pheres of Jerseyville. Preceded by a sister, a brother and two children.

DAVIS, Mary E. (Carter): b: 22Jun1934, Jacksonville, Il.; d: 4Mar1986, Jacksonville, Il.; bu: Memorial Lawn Cemetery, Jacksonville, Il.; m: John A. Davis on 3May1953 in Beardstown, Il.; fa: Robert Carter; mo: Faye Nolan. A resident of Manchester, Il. Survived by her husband; the following children: Kenneth, Robert and Carl Davis, Karen Johnston, Carol Goodall and Joyce McMillen; and six grandchildren; the following sister and brothers: Ruth Simmons of Alton, Ralph Carter of Jacksonville, Glenn Carter of Alton, Harold Carter of Arkansas and Jim Carter. Preceded by her father and a brother.

DAVIS, Mary Ellen (Coffin); b: 10Feb1909, Sangamon Co., IL.; d: 21Feb1978, Springfield, Il.; bu: Walnut Ridge Cemetery, Virginia, Il.; m: George E. Davis (date and place not stated); fa: Ruben Coffin; mo: Clara (surname not stated). A resident of Virginia, Il. Survived by her husband; two sons: Conrad of Peoria and Vern of Springfield; a brother: Ruben Coffin of Florida; a sister: Thelma Tucker of Pleasant Plains; and eight grandchildren.

DAVIS, Mary Frances (Baldwin); b: 19May1919, Fulton, Mo.; d: 2Sep1986, Springfield, Il.; bu: East Cemetery, Jacksonville, Il.; m: Fred Davis on 14Feb1954 in Springfield, Il.; fa: Thomas E. Baldwin; mo: Carrie Jordan. Husband preceded in death in 1985. A resident of Jacksonville, Il. Survived by two sons and two daughters: Robert Joe Baldwin and Edward Eugene Baldwin, and Freddie Mae Gibbs, all of Jacksonville, and Sharlette Ann Davis of Bloomington; three brothers: Ben Buckner of Auxvasse, Mo., Elmer Buckner of Jacksonville and Andrew Buckner of Mexico, Mo.; seven grandchildren. Preceded by an infant daughter: Carrie; two sisters; and three brothers.

DAVIS, Mary G. (Willen); b: 27Apr1906, Greene Co., Il.; d: 26Dec1992, White Hall, Il.; bu: Fernwood Cemetery, Roodhouse, Il.; m: Floyd E. Davis on 14Oct1933 in Carrollton, Il.; fa: Henry Willen; mo: Mary Thien. Husband preceded in death 27Jul1980. Survived by several nieces and nephews. Preceded by four sisters: Lena Hagen, Anna Roach, Agnes Call and Lizzie Willen; and two brothers: John and Bernard Willen.

DAVIS, Maurice W.; b: 13Oct1915, Camden, Il.; d: 26De1994, Beardstown, Il.; bu: Rushville, Il.; m: Elizabeth Nelson on 20Feb1937 in Rushville, Il.; fa: Grover Davis; mo: Golda Fetch. A former resident of Rushville. Survived by his wife; one son: Charles R. "Dick" Davis of Astoria; one daughter: Mrs. Ronnie (Carol Sue) Greer of Littleton; six grand and five g-grandchildren; and one half-brother: Roger Clayton of Quincy. Preceded by his parents; one daughter: Patsy Maxwell; and one brother; George.

DAVIS, Max L.; b: 9Feb1914, Winchester, Il.; d: 7May1986, Baltimore, Md.; bu: Baltimore, Md.; m: Gloria Gordon (date and place not stated); fa & mo: (not stated). Survived by his wife; two sisters: Juletta Davis and Evelyn Smith, both of Jacksonville; a niece; and a nephew.

DAVIS, Mervin J.; b: 8Oct1908, Mystic, Iowa; d: 15Feb1991, Rock Island, Il.; bu: East Cemetery, Jacksonville, Il.; m: Emma Louise Baptist on 20Sep1964, Jacksonville, Il.; fa: Harry Davis; mo: Stella Reeves. Survived by his wife; one brother: Melvin Davis of Golden, Colo.; two brothers-in-law: John H. Baptist of Jacksonville and Frank Baptist of Mt. Sterling; and several nieces and a nephew. Preceded by a brother: Harry; and one sister: Verna Walker.

DAVIS, Michel L.; b: 22May1947, Quincy, Il.; d: 16Nov1989, St. Louis, Mo.; bu: Mt. Sterling Catholic Cemetery, Mt. Sterling, Il.; fa: A. Lozelle Davis; mo: Elinor (surname not stated). A resident of Springfield, Il.; formerly of Mt. Sterling, Il. Survived by his parents of Mt. Sterling; a brother: Kent Davis of Mt. Sterling; three sisters: Connie Rosa of Rochester, Ann Clark of Versailles and Sharon Illa of LaGrange, Mo.; and a grandmother: Eula Davis of Mt. Sterling.

DAVIS, Mildred (Thompson); b: (not stated); d: 1Jun1979, Rock Island, Il.; bu: (body donated to science); m: Archibald A. Davis (date and place not stated); fa & mo: (not stated). Husband preceded in death in 1953. A former resident of Jacksonville; was 76 years of age at death. Survived by a daughter: Mrs. Audrey Robinson of Girard; three grand and five g-grandchildren. She was the last of her immediate family.

DAVIS, Mildred C. (Calvin); b: 18Feb1895, Greene Co., Il.; d: 1Apr1983, Jerseyville, IL.; b: Mt. Gilead Cemetery, southwest of Carrollton, Il; m: Alva Davis (date and place not stated); fa: William Calvin; mo: Minerva Martin. Husband preceded in death. Survived by several nieces and nephews. Preceded by one son, two brothers and one sister.

DAVIS, Mildred F.; b: 25Aug1897, Streator, Il.; d: 3Feb1995, Jacksonville, Il.; bu: Oak Ridge Cemetery, Springfield, Il.; fa: William Henry Davis; mo: Catherine Hughes. A resident of the Barton W. Stone Christian Home in Jacksonville; formerly of Springfield. Survived by one cousin: Elinor Bollow of Batavia. Preceded by one sister: Florence L. Davis.

DAVIS, Mildred (Ussery); b: 28Dec1905, Plymouth, IL.; d: 26Dec1993, Jacksonville, Il.; bu: Walnut Ridge Cemetery, Virginia, Il.; m: Eugene Davis in January, 1943 (place not stated); fa: John Ussery; mo: Viola Dugger. Husband preceded in death 2Jan1980. Preceded by a son: Dale in 1981; and a brother: Melvin.

DAVIS, Myron; b: 14Jan1915, Pittsfield, Il.; d: 3Jan1993, Pittsfield, Il.; d: 3Jan1993, Pittsfield, Il.; bu: West Cemetery, Pittsfield, Il.; m: Mary N. North on 5Mar1937 in Winchester, IL.; fa: Charles Hatton Davis; mo: Lelia Mae Hoos. Wife preceded in death 28Feb1991. WWII Army vet. Survived by his mother of Pittsfield Manor; one daughter: Mrs. Lyle (Ann) Revis of Pittsfield; three grand and four g-grandchildren.

DAVIS, Nelva Jane (Logsdon); b: 28Jun1890, Brown Co., Il.; d: 15Dec1986, Brighton, Il.; bu: West Side Cemetery, Versailles, Il.; m: Ray Davis on 29Dec1910 (place not stated); fa: Aaron Logsdon; mo: Mary Jane McKenzie. Husband preceded in death in 1960. A resident of Brighton; formerly of Versailles, Il. Survived by one son: James Davis of Green Wood, Ind.; four grand, 9 g-grand and 3 g-g-grandchildren. Preceded by one son: Eugene Davis in 1973.

DAVIS, Ollie M. (McMullen); b: 4Jun1878, Pike Co., Il.; d: 3Nov1984, Pittsfield, Il.; d: 3Nov1984, Pittsfield, Il.; bu: West Cemetery, Pittsfield, Il.; m: 1)James McGreevy; and 2) Jeff Davis (dates and places not stated); fa: Francis McMullen; mo: Nancy Ogle. Both husbands preceded in death; the 1st in 1934. Survived by two daughters: Marletta Schmidt of Pittsfield, and Margaret McCartney of Roodhouse; 11 grand, 26 g-grand and 38 g-g-grandchildren. Preceded by two sons, one daughter and one brother.

DAVIS, Orphia (Moore); b: 30Oct1900, Schuyler Co., Il.; d: 17Nov1992, Springfield, Il.; bu: Rushville, Il.; m: Roy Davis on 18Aug1921, Virginia, Il.; fa: Thomas Moore; mo: Emiline Shirley. Husband preceded in death 25Jan1972. A resident of Mt. Sterling; formerly of Rushville. Survived by two daughters: Mrs. Herbert (Iva) Dunn of Timewell and Mrs. Marcellus (Mary) Wegs of Mt. Sterling; five grand, two step-grand, 11 g-grand and two g-g-grandchildren. Preceded by three brothers: Frank Moore, James Moore and Everett Moore; and five sisters: Pearl Winner, Bertha Williams, Edith Moore, Carrie Peterman and Eva Kinman.

DAVIS, Oscar B.; b: 14Nov1892, Littleton, Il.; d: 26Apr1984, Beardstown, Il.; bu: Beardstown, Il.; m: Louise Batty on 2Mar1919 at Beardstown, Il.; fa: John Davis; mo: Lillie Scherer. Wife preceded in death. WWI vet. Survived by a son: George R. Davis of Beardstown; two granddaughters; one grandson; one brother: Arthur Davis; and two sisters: Mrs. Maude Dewald and Mrs. Faye Vogelsang, all of Burlington, Iowa. Preceded by his parents and one brother.

DAVIS, Otis P.; b: 13Jul1908, Olney, Il.; d: 28Nov1996, Normal, Il.; bu: Oak Ridge Cemetery, Springfield, Il.; m: Syvilla Watts on 1Jun1929 (place not stated); fa: Ira Davis; mo: Julia Clapp. Wife preceded in death 5Dec1994. A resident of Normal; formerly of Springfield, Il. Survived by two daughters: Barbara Ellis of Heyworth and Judy Moore of Jacksonville; a sister: Anna Fern Gilbert of Springfield; a brother: E. Fred Davis of Springfield; three grand and two g-grandchildren. Preceded by five sisters; and one brother.

DAVIS, Paul Afton; b: 17Dec1919, Polk Co., Mo.; d: 19Jul1995, St. Louis, Mo. (Barnes Hospital); bu: Carrollton, Il.; m: Doris Slightom on 5Dec1944 in Wood River, Il.; fa: John Davis; mo: Alberta Millican. A resident of Carrollton, Il. WWII Air Force vet. Survived by his wife; a son: Paul Wayne Davis of Greenfield; one daughter: Cathy Jo Broad of Kempner, Tex.; three grand and three g-grandchildren; one brother: Herman Davis of Wood River; and two sisters: Dixie Clinton of Sebring, Fla., and Pauline McPhil of Yucaipa, Calif. Preceded by one daughter: Paula K. Davis; a great-grandson; and a sister: Helen Davis.

DAVIS, Paul Charles "Charley"; b: 7Jun1954, Jacksonville, Il.; d: 16Apr1996, near Mt. Sterling Il.; bu: Harbour Cemetery, Hersman, Il.; m: Lou Ann E. Rigg on 13Dec1974 in Mt. Sterling, Il.; fa: Paul E. Davis; mo: Vera J. Hart. Survived by his wife; his parents of Mt. Sterling; three children: Trint, Jessica and Jennifer Davis of Mt. Sterling; a brother: Edward E. Davis of Rushville; a sister: Helen J. Sours of Browning; and several nieces and nephews.

DAVIS, Paul E.; b: 12Apr1926, Claremont, Ind.; d: 16Aug1996, Quincy, Il. (Blessing Hospital); bu: Hersman Cemetery, near Mt. Sterling, Il.; m: Vera Hart on 12Apr1949 in Scott Co., Il.; fa: William Davis; mo: Williamette Wilkerson. A resident of Mt. Sterling, IL. Korean War Army vet. Survived by his wife; a son: Edward (wife, Eleanor) Davis of Rushville; a daughter: Mrs. Allen (Helen) Sours of Browning; a daughter-in-law: Lou Ann Davis of Mt. Sterling; two brothers: Ruben Davis of Mt. Sterling and Leroy Davis of Milan; a sister: Anna Mae Garner of Mt. Sterling; nine grand and two step-grandchildren; and four g-grandchildren. Preceded by a son: Charley Davis; a brother: Ralph Davis; and a sister: Martha Christy.

DAVIS, Ralph E.; b: 1Jul1914, Rushville, Il.; d: 12Jun1994, Springfield, Il.; bu: Chandlerville, Il.; m: Agnes J. Collins on 27Nov1944 in Virginia, Il.; fa: Charles Davis; mo: Ethel Mae Beatty. Wife preceded in death 27Nov1987. Resident of rural Bath, Il.; WWII vet. Survived by two sons: Victor and Rodney Davis, both of Virginia; five daughters: Mrs. Lee (Carol) Troxell of rural Bath, Rose Donovan and Doris Monroe, both of Ashland, Mrs. Hand (Sally) Martin of Beardstown and Mrs. James (Betty) Jackson of Vernal, Utah; 19 grand and nine g-grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews. Preceded by one son: Wayne Davis; one daughter: Margaret Ann Davis; and four brothers.

DAVIS, Ralph E.; ;b: 4Sep1924, Marion Co., Indiana; d: 11Aug1986, Quincy, Il.; bu: Mound Cemetery, Timewell, Il.; m: Henrietta M. Hart on 23Aug1947 in Quincy, Il.; fa: William L. Davis; mo: Williamette E. Wilkerson. A resident of rural Timewell, Il. Vet. Survived by his wife; two children: Diane Wagner of Mt. Sterling and Richard L. "Duke" Davis of Timewell; one grandson; three brothers: Ruben L. Davis and Paul E. Davis of Timewell and Leroy Davis of Milan; two sisters: Mrs. Elvis (Martha) Christy of Filmore, Ind., and Anna Mae Garner of Rushville. Preceded by his parents and one son.

DAVIS, Ray M.; b: 18Oct1900, Estes, Mo.; d: 11Jul1990, Pittsfield, Il.; bu: Hess Cemetery, near Pearl, Il.; fa: George Davis; mo: Sarilda (surname not stated); A resident of Pittsfield, Il. WWII Army vet. Survived by several nieces and nephews.

DAVIS, Richard E.; b: 13Sep1901, Virginia, Il.; d: 18Dec1978, Springfield, Il.; bu: Ashland, Il.; m: Belle Davison on 24Dec1922 in Virginia, Il.; fa: Frank Davis; mo: Jane (surname not stated); fa: Frank Davis; mo: Jane (surname not stated). A resident of Ashland, Il. Survived by his wife; and nieces and nephews. Preceded by two brothers and two sisters.

DAVIS, Richard P.; b: 9Aug1930, Quincy, Il.; d: 31Jul1978, Beardstown, IL.; bu: Catholic Cemetery, Mt. Sterling, IL.; fa: Richard Davis; mo: Loretta Smith. A resident of Mt. Sterling, Il. Survived by three aunts: Mrs. Regina Hughes of Mt. Sterling, with whom he had made his home since he was a child, and also Bertha Smith of Mt. Sterling, and Mrs. Helen Ford of Springfield.

DAVIS, Robert B.; b: 27May1893, Jonesboro, Il.; d: 17Jan1988, Jacksonville, Il.; bu: Diamond Grove Cemetery, Jacksonville, IL.; m: Leah Cruzan Campbell on 1Apr1920 (place not stated); fa: Patrick Davis; mo: Josephine Mackey. Wife preceded in death 15Jun1971. A resident of the Meline Nursing Center, Jacksonville, Il. WWI Army vet. Survived by a daughter: Mrs. Mary Ellen Williams of Jacksonville; a step-daughter: Thelma L. Cheneler of Peoria; a step-son: Charles J. Campbell of Jacksonville; three grandchildren: Robert Williams of Philadelphia, Pa., Mrs. Harold (Janis) Cox of Chapin and Mrs. Carl (Sandra) Sanders of Jacksonville; and a step-granddaughter: Mrs. Donna Hixon of Peoria. Preceded by a g-g-grandchild; two brothers; and five sisters.

DAVIS, Robert P.; b: 27Feb1918, Cass Co., Il.; d: 28Dec1989, Springfield, Il.; bu: Beardstown, Il.; m: Betty June Wells on 7Aug1938 (place not stated); fa: Ledrue Davis; mo: Augusta Reining. A resident of Beardstown, Il. Survived by his wife; two sons: Richard E. Davis of Arenzville and Kenneth R. Davis of Beardstown; a daughter: Cathy Robson of Mt. Sterling; two grandsons: Scott and Gregg Davis of Arenzville; two step-grandsons: Rich and Jamie Robson of Beardstown; two sisters: Carol Matthews of Beardstown and Marguerite Elliott of Waverly; a brother: Donald Davis of Waverly; and several nieces and nephews. Preceded by an infant brother.

DAVIS, Robert Paul "Jeff"; b: (date not stated), Chapin, Il.; d: 5Sep1978, St. Charles, Mo.; bu: St. Charles, Mo.; m: Edna Hart of Meredosia, Il. (date and place not stated); fa: John Davis; mo: Bessie Bagby. A former resident of Chapin, Il. Survived by his wife; two daughters: Rose Budde and Mary Wilson of St. Charles, Mo.; these brothers: William Davis of Vancouver, Wash., Gilbert Davis of Arcata, Calif., Charles Davis of Eureka, Calif.; a half-brother: Harry Lee Waters of Chapin, these step-sisters and step-brothers: Addie Roegge, Nellie Ingels, both of Jacksonville, Mary McKinley of Murrayville, Mabel Philipson, Ernest and Floyd Waters, all of Springfield. Preceded by his parents and his step-father: Harry G. Waters.

DAVIS, Rose Ella; b: 4Jan1974, Jacksonville, Il.; d: October, 1976, Jacksonville, Il.; bu: (cremated); fa: James Davis; mo: Eva Jackson. Survived by her parents; two sisters: Betty Mae and Jamie Leann, at home; her maternal grandparents: Mr. & Mrs. LUcius Jackson, and great-grandmother: Mrs. Annie Slater, this city; and paternal grandparents: Mr. & Mrs. Lexie Davis of Barton Rouge, La.

DAVIS, Russell; b: 2Sep1906, Naples, Il.; d: 16Mar1983, Quincy, Il.; bu: Wilson Cemetery, Perry, Il.; m: Doris Bernice Crawford on 10Aug1932 in Winchester, Il.; fa & mo: (not stated). Wife preceded in death 10Jan1982. Survived by one daughter: Mrs. Jerry (Sierrah Sue) Noble of Quincy; three grandchildren; two sisters: Mrs. Nora Post of Detroit, Mich., and Miss Beatrice Davis of Jacksonville; one brother: Melvin of Illinois. Preceded by a sister and two brothers.

DAVIS, Ruth; b: 20Oct1895, Salem, Il.; d: 7Sep1985, Virginia, Il. (Walker Nursing Home); bu: (cremated) Walnut Ridge Cemetery, Virginia, Il.; m: (unknown); fa & mo: (not stated). No survivors listed.

DAVIS, Ruth (Albright); b: 12Sep1939, Lewistown, Idaho; d: 7May1983, Decorah, Iowa; bu: (not stated); m: Robert H. Davis on 24Aug1958 (place not stated); fa: Rev. George Charles Albright; mo: Vivian Purves. Survived by her husband; three children: PFC Michael L. Davis of the U.S. Army; Brian Davis and Laurel Davis, both of Decorah; one sister: Mary Louis Lemmermann of Lakewood, Calif.; one half-sister: Elaine A. Dillard of Long Beach, Calif.; and one half-brother: Ralph Albright of Selah, Wash.

DAVIS, Ruth A. (Thomas); b: 24Jul1897, Menard Co. IL.; d: 27Aug1979, Petersburg, Il.; bu: Chandlerville, Il.; m: John B. Davis (date and place not stated); fa: George W. Thomas; mo: Lillie A. Gurnsey. Husband preceded in death. A resident of Chandlerville, Il. Survived by two daughters: Mrs. Kathryn Carter of Springfield and Mrs. Floriene Lounsberry of Oakford; three sons: John B, Jr. of Havana, Robert G. and Shelby A. Davis, both of Springfield; seven grand and six g-grandchildren; and a number of nieces and nephews. Preceded by a son and a daughter.

DAVIS, Ryan Lee; b: 17Mar1996, Springfield, Il.; d: 18Mar1996, Springfield, Il.; bu: Salisbury Cemetery; fa: Rodney Davis; mo: Rita Dobson. Survived by his parents of Pleasant Plains; his paternal grandparents: Mr. & Mrs. Amos Davis of Findley; maternal grandparents: Mr. & Mrs. Howard Dobson of Pleasant Plains; paternal g-grandmother: Julia Clutter of Sullivan; paternal g-grandfather: Cecil Franklin Banks of Vandalia; and several aunts, uncles and cousins.

DAVIS, S. Frances "Tommie" (Kemp); b: 13Jun1917, Roodhouse, Il.; d: 4Dec1993, Lombard, Il.; bu: Memorial Lawn Cemetery, Jacksonville, Il.; m: K. Lyle Davis on 14Aug1938 in Alton, Il.; fa: William E. Kemp; mo: Bertha Bowles. A resident of Jacksonville, Il Survived by her husband; two daughters: Mrs. John E. (Julie) Warga of Jacksonville and Mrs. David R. (Donna) Terry of Lombard; nine grand and five g-grandchildren. Preceded by two brothers and one sister.

DAVIS, Sadie (Strang); b: 9Oct1883, Manchester, IL.; d: 8Feb1976, White Hall, Il.; bu: White Hall, Il.; m: Norman Davis (date and place not stated); fa: A. D. Strang; mo: Rebecca Waghorn. Husband preceded in death 28Aug1941. Survived by a niece: Mrs. John (Ruth) Ridings; and a nephew: Kenneth F. Davis, both of White Hall. Preceded by two sisters; one brother; and one half-brother.

DAVIS, Samuel; b: 10Feb1912, Jacksonville, Il.; d: 3Apr1996, rural Jacksonville, Il.; bu: (body donated to medical science); m: (not stated); fa: Samuel E. Davis; mo: Mary H. Manchester. Survived by two sons: Michael Cox of rural Jacksonville and Donald Davis of Jacksonville; five grandchildren; one g-grandchild; one sister: Mrs. Elma (Helen) Tipps of Jacksonville; and two nieces. Preceded by one sister: Sarah Meyers.

DAVIS, Steven Paul; b: 3Jul1960, White Hall, Il.; d: 8Nov1982, White Hall, Il.; bu: Belltown, Il.; fa: James Russell Davis; mo: Bonnie B. Gound. Survived by his parents; four brothers: Michael and Dennis, both of Carrollton, and Randy and Terry, both of White Hall; three sisters: Carol Davis, Mrs. Clyde (Judy) Nord and Mrs. Paul (Janet) Price, all of White Hall; and grandparents: Mr. & Mrs. Floyd Scoggins of White Hall and Mrs. Meda Plattner of Jerseyville.

DAVIS, Syvilla M. (Watts); b: 28Sep1910, Springfield, Il.; d: 5Dec1994, Springfield, Il.; bu: (cremated); m: Otis P Davis on 1Jun1929 in Springfield, Il.; fa: John Watts; mo: Rose Schwing. A resident of Sherman; formerly of Springfield. Survived by her husband; two daughters: Barbara Ellis of Heyworth and Judy Moore of Jacksonville; three grand and two g-grandchildren. Preceded by three brothers and one sister.

DAVIS, Troy Stephen; b: 6Apr1967, Springfield, Il.; d: 21Apr1995, Timewell, Il.; bu: Richmond Grove Cemetery, New Holland, Il.; m: Kathleen Malone on 24Jan1986 in Pittsfield, Il.; fa: Stephen Davis; mo: Sherry Shelton. A resident of Timewell, Il. Survived by his wife; his parents of Longview, Tex.; two sons: Joshua and Jerod, both at home; paternal grandparents: Gilbert and Bonnie Davis of Florida; maternal grandmother: Mildred Shelton of Burtonview; two brothers: William and Benjamin, both of Longview, Tex.; and a sister: Lisa Barnes of Mechanicsburg. Preceded by his maternal grandfather.

DAVIS, Tyler Jacob; b: 16Feb1994, Jacksonville, Il.; d: 16Feb1994, Jacksonville, Il.; bu: Carrollton, Il.; fa: Charles Davis; mo: Laurye Schofield. Survived by his parents; maternal grandparents: Sylvia Crawford of Greenfield and John Schofield of rural Roodhouse; paternal grandparents: "Pete" and Linda Davis of rural Greenfield; g-grandparents: Melvin and Eileen Dalhaus and Joe and Opal Schofield, all of Winchester, and Paul and Doris Davos of Carrollton and Wilbur and Mary Kahl of Shipman; and g-grandmother: May Leyland of St. Helens, England.

DAVIS, Veva Ruth Moore (Hesler); b: 20Nov1920, Chauncey, Il.; d: 22Mar1991, Springfield, Il; bu: Memorial Lawn Cemetery, Jacksonville, Il.; m: 1) Harold Moore; and 2) John Davis (dates and places not stated); fa: Joseph Hugh Hesler; mo: Nona Brown. 1st husband preceded in death in 1985. A resident of Manchester, Il. Survived by her husband; two sons: Fred Moore of Lynnville and Albert Moore of Jacksonville; one daughter: Mrs. Jerry (Rada) Ralwings of Waverly; three step-sons: Ken and Bob Davis, both of Murrayville, and Carl Davis of Jacksonville; three step-daughters: Karen Johnston of Springfield, Carol Goodall of Loami and Joyce McMillen of Murrayville; one brother: Boris Hesler of Marland, Okla.; 10 grand, six g-grand and 12 step-grandchildren.

DAVIS, Violet (Armel); b: 13Aug1909, Schuyler Co., Il.; d: 10Feb1978, Rushville, Il.; bu: Rushville, Il.; m: Samuel Davis in November, 1951 in Rushville, Il.; d: George Armel; mo: Maude Logsdon. Husband preceded in death in January, 1952. A resident of Rushville, Il. Survived by her mother of Rushville; two sisters: Mrs. Nina Sipes of Rushville and Mrs. Irene Wilson of Pontiac; a brother: Hal Armel of Rushville; and numerous nieces and nephews.

DAVIS, Virgil, Jr.; b: 4Feb1929, East Alton, Il.; d: 8Dec1984, Wichita, Kansas (Veteran's Hospital); bu: Crescent Heights Cemetery, Pleasant Hill, IL.; m: (not stated); fa: Virgil Davis, Sr.; mo: Daisy Puterbaugh. A former resident of Detroit, Il. Vet. Survived by his parents; one son: Virgil Davis III of East Alton; three brothers: Robert of Detroit, Don of Peco Rivera, Calif., and Johnny Davis of Pittsfield; and two sisters: Doris Carter of Peco Rivera, Calif., and Ila Pavor of Mississppi. Preceded by one brother.

DAVIS, Vivian (Barker); b: 25Jan1906, Canton, Il.; d: 1Mar1991, Springfield, Il.; bu: Parkview Cemetery, Peoria, Il.; m: Howard Davis on 7May1925 (place not stated); fa: William Barker; mo: Ella Denney. Husband preceded in death in July, 1972. A resident of Beardstown, Il. Survived by one daughter: Jacquelina Underhill of East Peoria; four grand, six g-grand and three g-g-grandchildren. Preceded by her parents and one sister.

DAVIS, Warren M.; b: 24Feb1906, Brown Co., Il.; d: 5Apr1989, Mt. Sterling, Il.; bu: Buckhorn Cemetery, near Mt. Sterling, Il.; m: Marian Whitesides on 28Jan1933 (place not stated); fa: Miles Davis; mo: Anna Fredlin. Survived by his wife of National City, Calif.; a son: Michael Davis of Paso Robles, Calif.; a grandson: Timothy Davis of California; a brother: Cecil Davis of Mt. Sterling; and two sisters: Mabel Newton of Mt. Sterling and Helen Chapman of Moline. Preceded by his parents; two brothers; and two sisters.

DAVIS, William; b: 4Aug1915, Jacksonville, Il.; d: 28Sep1985, Chicago, Il.; bu: Chicago, Il.; m: Eddie Mae (surname and date/place of marriage not stated); fa: Wesley Davis; mo: Maggie (surname not stated). Survived by his wife; and two sisters: Lillian Porter of Decatur and Dora Campbell of Chicago. Preceded by a brother and a sister.

DAVIS, William Dana "Danie"; b: 16Jun1892, Adams Co., Il.; d: 7Jan1979, Rushville, Il.; bu: Mt. Sterling, IL.; m: Lela Lureta Hughes on 6Apr1937 in Pittsfield, Il.; fa: Lorenzo M. Davis; mo: Mary Elizabeth Allen. A resident of Mt. Sterling, Il. WWI vet. Survived by his wife; one daughter: Mrs. Mary Myrtle Vaughn of Chebanse; two grandchildren; one niece: Mrs. Otha Lanier of Scottsdale, Ariz.; and one great-niece.

DAVIS, William H.; b: 21Jul1920, Barry, Il.; d: 13Aug1995, Chicago, Il.; bu: Park Lawn Cemetery, Barry, Il.; fa: Earl Davis; mo: Anna Seifert. A resident of Barry Il. WWII Army vet. Survived by one nephew: Norman Doran; and one niece: Mrs. Glen (Patricia) Ralph, both of Barry. Preceded by one sister: Hazel Doran.

DAVIS, William Riley; b: 14Oct1895, Mason Co., Il.; d: 23Aug1978, Jacksonville, Il.; bu: Chandlerville, Il.; m: Glee Williams on 29Dec1915 in Pekin, IL.; fa: William Davis; mo: Martha Rhoades. A resident of Chandlerville, Il. Survived by his wife; a daughter: Mrs. Billy (Roberta Carol) Lane; and a granddaughter: Laura Lane, both of Bath. Preceded by three brothers and four sisters.

DAVIS, Williamette E. (Wilkerson); b: 14Jul1893, Monticello, Ky.; d: 12Sep1978, Rushville, Il.; bu: Mt. Sterling, Il.; m: William L. Davis on 27Aug1917 in Hannibal, Mo.; fa: George Wilkerson; mo: Martha Conn. Husband preceded in death 10Feb1971. A resident of Mt. Sterling, Il. Survived by four sons: Ruben and Paul E., both of Mt. Sterling, Ralph of Timewell and Leroy of Milan; two daughters: Mrs. Elvis (Martha) Christy of Fillmore Indiana and Mrs. Anna May Garner of Mt. Sterling; a brother: George Wilkerson of Versailles; three sisters: Mrs. Lula Davis of Havana, Mrs. Laura Martin of Plainville, Indiana and Mrs. Maude Search of New Berlin; 17 grand and 25 g-grandchildren. Preceded by five sisters and a grandson.

DAVIS, Wilma Lucille (Vermillion); b: 15Dec1895, Brown Co., Il.; d: 3Nov1983, Beardstown, Il.; bu: Mt. Sterling, Il.; m: George Robert Davis on 29Jun1917 in Springfield, Il.; fa: Steven Douglas Vermillion; mo: Rena Alexander. Husband preceded in death 3Jan1977. A resident of Mt. Sterling, Il. Survived by one daughter: Mrs. Raymond (Laura) Feld of Mt. Sterling; and two sons: George Robert Davis of North Ridge, Calif.; and William J. Davis of Petersburg; 10 grandchildren and several g-grandchildren; and one sister: Mrs. Beatrice Rice of Camp Point. Preceded by three sisters and one brother.

DAVISON, Alice; b: 15Aug1888 (place not stated); d: 10Apr1986, Farmington Hills, Mich.; bu: Calvary Cemetery, Jacksonville, Il.; m: John R. Davison (date and place not stated); fa & mo: (not stated). Husband preceded in death in 1951. Survived by a son: John C. Davison of Farmington, Mich.; a daughter: Lillian Gebert of Wichita, Kans.; four grand and eight g-grandchildren. Preceded by a son: Robert V. Davison.

DAVISON, Chris; b: 20Apr1975, Jacksonville, Il.; b: 21Dec1994, Jacksonville, Il.; bu: Providence Cemetery, east of Carrollton, Il.; fa: Danny Davison; mo: Kathy Bottom. Survived by his father of Jacksonville; his mother: Kathy Lander of Jacksonville; one brother: Shane of Jacksonville; grandmother: Myrtle Hillyer of Jacksonville; and step-grandfather: Dale Hillyer of Jacksonville; grandfather and step-grandmother: Marvin and Pat Davison of Ashland; several aunts and uncles; and a special friend: Michelle Henson of Jacksonville.

DAVISON, Della A. (Thacker); b: 26Feb1896, Shoals, Indiana; d: 13Mar1987, Jacksonville, Il.; bu: Ashland, Il.; m: William Davison (date and place not stated); fa: Charles Thacker; mo: Amanda Hall. Husband preceded in death 18Sep1956. A resident of Ashland, Il. Survived by a daughter: Mrs. John (Mary Lee) Turner of Jacksonville; three sons: Russell Davison of Jacksonville, William Howard Davison and James L. Davison, both of Springfield; ten grand and 15 g-grandchildren; four sisters: Lula Schafer and Rachel Fischer, both of Jasper, Ind., Ethel Noble and Elva Eisenhut, both of DuBois, Ind.; and one brother: Tom Thacker of Indianapolis, Ind. Preceded by two daughters; one granddaughter; and one brother.

DAVISON, Elmer; b: 25Dec1891, Shoals, Indiana; b: 7Feb1982, Virden, Il.; bu: Waverly, Il.; m: Susie Williams on 13Aug1910 in Virginia, Il.; fa: Hallic Davison; mo: Millie Jane Morgan. Wife preceded in death 29Jul1974. A resident of Waverly, Il. Survived by a daughter: Mrs. Elvin (Dorothy) Walter of Jacksonville; three sons: Harold of Waverly; Herschel of Manny, Louisiana and Harlen of Chicago; seven grand, 14 g-grand and six g-g-grandchildren; and a brother: Ernest of Ashland. Preceded by three sisters, three brothers, a daughter and an infant son.

DAVISON, Harold V.; b: 11Apr1911, Virginia, Il.; d: 6Jul1985, Waverly, Il.; bu: Memorial Lawn Cemetery, Jacksonville, Il.; m: Pauline Rice on 11May1940 (place not stated); fa: Elmer Davison; mo: Susie Williams. Survived by his wife; one son: Don of Waverly; one step-daughter: Marilyn Wagner of Milwaukee, Wisc.; one sister: Dorothy Walter of Jacksonville; two brothers: Herschel of Manny, La., and Harlen of Miami, Fla.; five step-grandchildren and four step-great-grandchildren.

DAVISON, Mary C.; b: 15Mar1925, Ashland, Il.; d: 11May1988, Decatur, Il.; bu: Ashland, Il.; fa: Ernest Davison; mo: Alta Drake. A resident of Ashland, Il. Survived by two brothers: Jack L. Davison and Marvin Davison, both of Ashland; a sister: Ruth Rogers of Springfield; and a nephew: Dennis R. Davison of Decatur. Preceded by three sisters.

DAVISON, Mildred Ethel (Bunker); b: 12Oct1913, Morgan Co., Il.; d: 16Mar1983, Fairbury Hospital; bu: Yatesville Cemetery, Prentice, Il.; m: Grant M. Davison on 17Feb1934 in Jacksonville, Il.; fa: Charles Buker; mo: Anna Robinson. Husband preceded in death 7Jan1974. Surviving are two brothers: Carroll "Vic" Buker of Jacksonville and Martin "Alpha" Buker of Springfield; and a sister: Hazel Schewmake of Paris, Ky.

DAVISON, Sarah Ellen (Neal); b: 18Jul1875, Indiana; d: 24Nov1981, Jacksonville, Il.; bu: Ashland, Il.; m: John B. Davison (date and place not stated); fa: Francis D. Neal; mo: Eliza Pruitt. Husband preceded in death in 1947. A resident of Ashland, Il. Survived by six daughters: Mrs. Raymond (Dortha) Kerley of Jacksonville, Mrs. Lloyd (Eula) Wankel of Alexander, Mrs. Roy (Ethel) McMillan of New Berlin, Mrs. John (Nell) Cooley and Mrs. Ralph (Grace) Jones, both of Kissimmee, Fla., and Mrs. Dale (Bernita) Chapman of Fairfield Bay, Ark.; 10 grand and several g-grand and g-g-grandchildren. Preceded by two sons: Grant and Bert; and three sisters; and a brother.

DAVISSON, Mary (Davisson); b: (date not stated), Massac Co., Il.; d: 24Oct1990, Jacksonville, Il.; bu: Masonic Cemetery, Metropolis, Il.; m: Frank (surname and date/place of marriage not stated); fa: Robert Davisson; mo: Mamie Brauer. A resident of Jacksonville; was 91 years of age at death. Survived by her husband of Metropolis; and a cousin: Mary Leonard. Preceded by her parents and one sister: Marie Weldon.

DAVY, Freda (Weber); b: 21May1906, Germany; d: 26Mar1986, Jacksonville, Il.; bU: Diamond Grove Cemetery, Jacksonville, Il.; m: (not stated); fa: Ernest Herman Weber; mo: Emma Mielifch. Survived by two nieces: Mrs. Russell (Barbara) Karr of Jacksonville and Mrs. Elaine Shreve of Panama, N.Y. Preceded by a brother.

DAWBER, Martha V. (Hodges); b: 5Mar1961, Alton, Il.; d: 10Mar1994, Jacksonville, Il.; bu: White Hall, Il.; m: Mark Dawber on 19May1982 in White Hall, Il.; fa: Gary Hodges; mo: Betty Colbert. A resident of White Hall, Il. Survived by her husband; her father of Missouri; her mother of Godfrey; one daughter: Brandy Hodges of Godfrey; two sons: Mark Andrew Dawber and Michael Adam Dawber, both at home; one brother: Gary Hodges II of Alton; one sister: Marjorie Siatos of Alton; her maternal grandparents: Theodore and Martha Colbert of New Delhi; and her paternal grandmother: Virginia Hodges of Alton. Preceded by her paternal grandfather: Laymon Hodges.

DAWD, David; b: (not stated); d: 26Mar1976, Massillon, Ohio; bu: Ohio; m: Morela Combrink (date and place not stated); fa & mo: (not stated). A former resident of Carrollton, IL. Survived by his wife; three sons: David, Jr. and Jack of Massillon and Rev. James Dawd, pastor of the Presbyterian church in Urbana; and a brother: Harry Combrink.

DAWDY, Alan R.; b: 20Nov1945, Hillview, Il.; d: 7Dec1981, Interstate 40, Oklahoma; bu: Pine Tree Cemetery, near Patterson, Il.; m: Glenn Dawdy; mo: Virginia Deaton. A resident of White Hall, Il. Survived by his parents; his mother of White Hall; and his father of Indiantlantic, Fla.; two sisters: Mrs. Dale (Lola Kae) Coates of Roodhouse and Mrs. Fred (Brenda Gae) Bumgartner of Brighton; and two brothers: David Glenn of Alton and Vaughn Lee of Brighton.

DAWDY, Arlene E. (Crain); b: 30Ot1926, Greene Co., Il.; d: 13Mar1996, Carrollton, Il.; bu: Pine Tree Cemetery, near Patterson, Il.; m: Norman Dawdy on 2Nov1952 in Roodhouse, Il.; fa: Bill Crain; mo: Doris F. Kasner. A resident of Roodhouse, Il. Survived by her husband; three sons: Ron Todd of Jacksonville, Duane (wife, Roseanne) Dawdy of Roodhouse and Troy Dawdy of Roodhouse; four grandchildren; one g-grandchild; and one sister: Mrs. Carroll (Shirley) Hopper of Roodhouse.

DAWDY, Arthur Monroe; b: 5Jan1942, Kampsville, Il.; d: 20Jun1977, Dixon, Il.; bu: Pine Tree Cemetery, near Patterson, Il.; fa: William Dawdy; mo: Mary Taylor. Survived by his mother: Mrs. Mary Bland of Hillview; his father of Roodhouse; eight half-sisters; 11 half-brothers; and his grandmothers: Mrs. Mary Barnes of Rockport and Mrs. Dora E. Dawdy of Newbern.

DAWDY, Basil Vernon; b: 1Sep1914, Patterson, Il.; d: 7Apr1981, White Hall, Il.; bu: Pine Tree Cemetery, Patterson, Il.; m: Mildred Ricks on 12Feb1936 in Roodhouse, Il.; fa: Troy Dawdy; mo: Jessie Osborne. Survived by his mother; his wife; a son: Gary of White Hall; three grandchildren; Mrs. Roseanne Dawdy of Roodhouse, Timothy and Amy Dawdy of White Hall; great-grandchildren: Stacy and Mathew Dawdy of Roodhouse; a sister: Mrs. Ralph (Geraldine) Wilmington of Woodbury, Tenn.; a brother: Ivan Dawdy of rural Roodhouse.

DAWDY, Berimice "Sis" (Hoskins); b: 15Sep1909, Hillview, Il.; d: 18Oct1984, Carrollton, Il.; bu: (not stated); m: Kenneth E. Dawdy on 3Oct1925 in Peoria, Il.; fa: Frank Hoskins; mo: Malinda Powell. A resident of White Hall, Il. Survived by her husband; two daughters: Mrs. Clifton (Kate) Magruder of Patterson and Mrs. Basil (R. Colleen) Sanders of White Hall; five grand and nine g-grandchildren. Preceded by one brother: Clement Hoskins.

DAWDY, Bessie Pearl (Williams); b: 1Feb1923, Decatur, Il.; d: 28Jun1976, Springfield, Il.; bu: Pine Tree Cemetery, Patterson, Il.; m: William W. Dawdy on 21Sep1946; fa: James Williams; mo: Pearl Crowder. A resident of rural Roodhouse, Il. Survived by her husband; four children: George Samuel Dawdy, Mrs. Mildred Marie Ehrheart of Roodhouse, William Eugene Dawdy of White Hall and John Franklin Dawdy; six grandchildren; two brothers: James H. Williams of White Hall and Walter Roy Williams; and a step-sister: Mrs. Betty Gordon of Springfield. Preceded by a sister.

DAWDY, Betty C. (Huffman); b: 30Oct1923, Lexington, N.C.; d: 7Feb1987, Springfield, Il.; bu: Pine Tree Cemetery, Patterson, Il.; m: (not stated); fa: William P. Huffman; mo: Selpa Crotts. A resident of Roodhouse, Il. Survived by seven sons: Michael of Jacksonville, William of Roodhouse, Eugene of Jacksonville, Robert of Roodhouse, Terry of White Hall, Paul of Roodhouse and Sgt Timothy of Cheyenne, Wyo.; three brothers: Joe Huffman of Venice, Fla., Paul Huffman of Lexington, N.C. and William Pl Huffman, Jr. of Maryland; four sisters: Lib Harris of Lexington, Lois Arzt of St. Louis, Mo., and Kathleen Jones of Silver Springs, Md., and Fern MacDonald of Dehli, N.Y.; and 13 grandchildren.

DAWDY, Buford E.; b: 28Jun1911, Barrow, Il.; d: 5May1986, White Hall, Il.; bu: Pine Tree Cemetery, Patterson, Il.; m: Evelyn L. Irlam on 28May1932 in Patterson, Il.; fa: Rev. Ernest Dawdy; mo: Elma Steelman. Survived by his wife; two daughters: Janet Sims of Springfield and Janice Barnard of White Hall; two sons: Rollin and Robert, both of Jacksonville; 11 grand and six g-grandchildren; one sister: Blanche Arnold of Alton; and two brothers: Paul Dawdy of Carrollton and Harley Dawdy of Rolling Meadows. Preceded by one sister and one granddaughter.

DAWDY, Carol J. (Taylor); b: 21Oct1936, Roodhouse, Il.; d: 23Oct1988, Springfield, Il.; bu: Fernwood Cemetery, Roodhouse, Il.; m: Edward L. Dawdy, Sr. on 27Jul1964 (place not stated); fa: Carl Taylor; mo: Verna Beauchamp. A resident of Roodhouse, Il. Survived by her husband; three sons: Rick Dawdy of Roodhouse, Mark Dawdy of Joliet and Edward Dawdy, Jr. of Roodhouse; one daughter: Shelly Simmons of Roodhouse; one brother: Willis Beauchamp of Hamel; and six grandchildren. Preceded by two sisters: Kathryn Staples and Marguerite McAdams.

DAWDY, Charles E.; b: 23Aug1929, Greene Co., Il.; d: 17Feb1979, Albuquerque, N.M.; bu: Santa Fe, N.M.; m: Thelma Parrish (date and place not stated); fa: Charles Dawdy; mo: Nellie Ford. Vet. Survived by his mother; his wife; these children: Mrs. James (Karen) Wafful and Earl D. Dawdy, both of Roswell, N.M.; these brothers and sisters: Everett of Alton, Elbert of White Hall, Lavonne Dickerson of Bethalto, Lenora Bude of Alton and Marcella Taylor of Hettick.

DAWDY, Christopher A.; b: 22Aug1970, Jacksonville, Il.; d: 11Jan1995, Paducah, Ky.; bu: East Cemetery, Jacksonville, Il.; fa: Michael Dawdy; mo: Ann Houseman. A resident of Jacksonville, Il. Survived by a sister: Ashley Dawdy of Jacksonville; a paternal grandfather: Lewis Dawdy of Detroit; and a maternal grandmother: Mary Morris of Jacksonville.

DAWDY, Clarence J, Sr.; b: 27May1893, Patterson, Il.; d: 2Sep1977, White Hall, Il.; bu: Pine Tree Cemetery, Patterson, Il.; m: Ethel Jones (date and place not stated); fa: Newton Jasper Dawdy; mo: Florinda Farmer. Survived by his wife; a daughter: Mrs. Lowell (Louise) Hanback of Winchester; a son: Clarence J., Jr. of White Hall; three grandchildren; five g-grand and three step-g-grandchildren. Preceded by two sisters and six brothrs.

DAWDY, Clarence J., Jr.; b: 1Dec1919, Patterson, Il.; d: 20Apr1989, Jacksonville, Il.; bu: White Hall, Il.; m: Frances Hubbard on 19Nov1941 in Bowling Green, Mo.; fa: Clarence Dawdy, Sr.; mo: Ethel Jones. A resident of White Hall, Il. Survived by his wife; two sons: Harvey "Joe" Dawdy of White Hall and James H. Dawdy of Murrayville; four grand, six step-grand and nine g-grandchildren; and a sister: Louise Hanback of Winchester.

DAWDY, David; b: (not stated); d: 13Jul1988, White Hall, Il.; bu: Pine Tree Cemetery, Patterson, Il.; fa: Russell Dawdy; mo: Eva Mae Talley. A resident of Jerseyville; was 34 years of age at death. Survived by two sisters: Urmadene Albers of Hillview and Guyla Camden of Salem, Mo.; and one brother: Emil Dawdy of Jerseyville. Preceded by his parents and one brother: Russell Dawdy.

DAWDY, Dolly M. (Coates); b: 23May1905, Hillview, Il.; d: 20Jan1995, Jacksonville, Il.; bu: Pine Tree Cemetery, Patterson, Il.; m: James Henry Dawdy on 23Sep1923 in Carrollton, Il.; fa: Joseph Coates; mo: Margaret Newingham. Husband preceded in death in November, 1963. A resident of Roodhouse, Il. Survived by two sons: Joseph N. (wife, Vera) Dawdy and James D. (wife, Julia) Dawdy, both of Roodhouse; two daughters: Mrs. Vincent (Mary K.) Berry of Jacksonville and Mrs. Robert (Peggy J.) Jameson of Bowling Green, Ky.; one daughter-in-law: Rosemary Dawdy of Springfield; 13 grand, 10 g-grand and two g-g-grandchildren. Preceded by one son: Jack Dawdy.

DAWDY, Edward Lee; b: 9Jan1930, Greene Co., Il.; d: 20Aug1983, Springfield, Il.; bu: (not stated); m: Georgia Ruth Berg on 5Aug1950 in White Hall, Il.; fa: Burley Dawdy; mo: Dola Moore. A resident of Winchester, Il. Survived by his wife; two sons and one daughter: Richard of Winchester, Robert of Pittsfield, and Melanie Sue Dawdy of Winchester; three grand, five step-grand, and one great-step-grandchild; two brothers: Ellery of White Hall and Elbert of Jacksonville. Preceded by a granddaughter and one sister.

DAWDY, Ellery E.; b: 22Aug1913, Hillview, Il.; d: 10Oct1983, White Hall, Il.; bu: Pine Tree Cemetery, near Patterson, Il.; m: Hazel Juanita Burbridge on 14Sep1932 in Pittsfield, Il.; fa: Burley Lee Dawdy; mo: Dola Moore. Wife preceded in death in 1976. Survived by a daughter: Karen Rogers of Springfield; 12 grandchildren, two of whom resided in the home: Mrs. Paula Street of Pittsfield and Jacque White of White Hall; nine g-grandchildren; and a brother: Elbert of Jacksonville. Preceded by a son, a sister and one brother.

DAWDY, Ethel R. (Jones); b: 18Oct1897, Pleasant Plains, Il.; d: 26Dec1983, Jacksonville, Il.; bu: Pine Tree Cemetery, near Patterson, Il.; m: Clarence J. Dawdy, Sr. on 28Oct1014 in Carrollton, Il.; fa: William Jones; mo: Minnie M. Carlock. A resident of White Hall, Il. Husband preceded in death in 1977. Survived by a daughter: Mrs. Louise Hanback of Winchester; a son: Clarence J. Dawdy, Jr. of White Hall; 3 grand and 5 g-grandchildren. Preceded by three sisters.

DAWDY, Eva M. (Talley); b: 30Mar1919, Greene Co., Il.; d: 16Dec1986, White Hall, Il.; bu: Pine Tree Cemetery, Patterson, Il.; fa: Jesse Clay Talley; mo: Lillie Mae Cato. A resident of White Hall; formerly of Jerseyville. Survived by her husband; a son: David Dawdy of White Hall; three step-children: Urmadene Albers of Hillview, Guyla Camden of Salem, Mo., and Emil Dawdy of Jerseyville; 14 step-grandchildren; 16 step-great-grandchildren; three sisters: Deed Havens of Jerseyville, Faye Taylor of Carrollton, and Mary Dell Marino of Kewanee. Preceded by two sisters and five brothers.

DAWDY, Evelyn Louise (Irlam); b: 11Sep1912, Winchester, Il.; d: 10Jul1992, Jacksonville, Il.; bu: Pine Tree Cemetery, Patterson, Il.; m: Buford Dawdy on 28May1932 in Patterson, Il.; fa: Thomas Ernest Irlam; mo: Opal Perkins. Husband preceded in death 5May1986. A resident of White Hall, Il. Survived by two daughters: Janet Sims of Springfield and Janis Barnard of White Hall; two sons: Rollin Dawdy and Robert Dawdy, both of Jacksonville; 11 grand and 12 g-grandchildren; and one sister: Geraldine Ross of Bentonville, Ark. Preceded by one granddaughter; one great-granddaughter; and one brother: Wilbur Irlam.

DAWDY, Gale H.; b: 29Oct1906, Greene Co., Il.; d: 6Sep1984, Jacksonville, Il.; bu: White Hall, Il.; m: Pauline Horney on 16Apr1932, Winchester, Il.; fa: Charles Dawdy; mo: Belle Walker. A former resident of White Hall, Il. Survived by his wife; a son: Marlin H. Dawdy of Richmond, Va.; a daughter: Mrs. Fred (Shirley) Bertram of Jacksonville; two grandchildren: a sister: Lucille Dawdy of Patterson; and a half-sister: Jessie Dawdy of White Hall.

DAWDY, Garrel Dean; b: 25Jun1933, Patterson, Il.; d: 12Oct1979, Marion, Il.; bu: Pine Tree Cemetery, Patterson, Il.; m: Marilyn Buck (date and place not stated); fa: Ellery Dawdy; mo: Hazel Burbridge. A resident of Carbondale, Il. Korean War Air Force vet. Survived by his wife; his father of White Hall; three sons: Tony Dawdy of Murphysboro, Kevin Dawdy of Granite City and Michael Dawdy of St. Louis, Mo.; a daughter: Barbara Sullivan of Jennings, Mo.; a step-daughter: Carmen, at home; four grandchildren; and a sister: Karen.

DAWDY, Glendon H.; b: 20Jun1915, Hillview, Il.; d: 11Jan1990, St. Louis, Mo.; bu: Pine Tree Cemetery, Patterson, Il.; m: H. Juanita Hechler on 19Dec1943 in Alton, Il.; fa: Herschell Guy Dawdy; mo: Bertha (Ford) Dawdy Bland. A resident of Alton, Il.; formerly of Hillview, Il. Survived by his wife; two daughters: Sherry Hammon of Godfrey and Glenita Clendenen of Alton; two sons: Eugene Dawdy of Dallas, Tex., and Terry Dawdy of Webster Grove, Mo.; eight grand and nine g-grandchildren; and a step-sister: Lucille Shaw of Roodhouse. Preceded by two sisters: Erschell Mae and Eileen.

DAWDY, Guy B.: 7Mar1911, Hillview, Il.; d: 3Jan1978, White Hall, Il.; bu: Pine Tree Cemetery, Patterson, Il.; m: Ruth Hazelwood on 5Jul1947 (place not stated); fa: Owen Dawdy; mo: Cecille Bryant. A resident of Patterson, Il. WWII Army vet. Survived by his wife; one daughter: Mrs. Larry (Helen) Maxfield of Florissant, Mo.; a step-son: Larry Frod of Roodhouse; three grand and four step-grandchildren; four sisters: Mrs. Hazel Flatt of Jacksonville, Mrs. Buel (Eilene) Grafton of Roodhouse, Mrs. James (Glenna) Rodgers of Roodhouse and Mrs. Stella Kessinger of White Hall; and one brother: Russell Dawdy of Jerseyville.

DAWDY, Harley; b: 10Dec1904, Patterson, Il.; d: 18Jan1990, Patterson, Il.; bu: Pine Tree Cemetery, Patterson, Il.; m: Mary Leona Schutz on 27Dec1927 in White Hall, Il.; fa: Curtis Dawdy; mo: Mary Coates. Wife preceded in death 12May1988. Survived by two daughters: Mrs. Martin (Marjorie) O'Donahue of Arlington, Va., and Mrs. Kenneth (Anita) Guinn of Odessa, Tex.; a son: Bernard Dawdy of St. Louis, MO.; 11 grand and 9 g-grandchildren; and a sister: Opal Crabtree of White Hall. Preceded by two daughters, a son, a brother and a sister.

DAWDY, Harley E.; b: 2Mar1914, Barrow, Il.; d: 14Feb1990, Mendota, Il.; bu: Restland Cemetery, Mendota, Il.; m: Marjorie Whitaker in 1942 at Cyrene, Mo.; fa: Rev. Ernest Dawdy; mo: Elma Steelman. WWII Army vet. Survived by his wife; a son: Jim of Mendota; a daughter: Mary Lee Shadden of Rockford; nine grand and three g-grandchildren; a sister: Blanche Arnold of Alton; a brother: Paul Dawdy of Carrollton; his mother-in-law: Dorothy Mae Whitaker; a brother-in-law: Sam Whitaker; and a sister-in-law: Dorothy Craig, all of Jacksonville; and several nieces and nephews. Preceded by a brother: Buford.

DAWDY, Harold Walter; b: 2Nov1911, Patterson, Il.; d: 4Dec1983, Jefferson City, Mo.; bu: Pine Tree Cemetery, Patterson, Il.; m: Helen Ann Pence on 22Jul1933 in Pittsfield, Il.; fa: Yuell Ermen Dawdy; mo: Grace May Young. A resident of Jefferson City, Mo.; formerly of White Hall, Il. Wife preceded in death 5Dec1949. Survived by a son: Harold E. "Joe" Dawdy of Jefferson City, Mo.; two daughters: Patricia A. Davidson of Holt Summit, Mo., and Mary E. Piper of Elsberry, Mo.; nine grandchildren; three sisters: Juanita Chappel of Coffeen, Pauline Westerholt of Roodhouse, and Madeline Barnett of Bend, Ore.

DAWDY, Harry J.; b: 2Feb1949, Jacksonville, Il.; d: 10Oct1993, Mendota, Il.; bu: Restland Cemetery, Mendota, Il.; m: (not stated); fa: Harley E. Dawdy; mo: Marjorie Whitaker. Survived by his mother of Mendota; one son: Jeffrey; and one daughter: Melissa, both of Rockford; two brothers and five sisters: Samuel E. Ward, Sr. of Brighton, Bill Pollard of Jacksonville, Mary Lee Shadden, Mary Gilliam and Nialeen Livingston, all of ( missing ); Helen Jane Johnson of Winnebago and Kath Rucker of Janesville, Wisc. Preceded by his father and one nephew.

DAWDY, Hazel Juanita (Burbridge); b: 25Sep1914, Louisiana, Mo.; d: 29May1976, Carrollton, Il.; bu: Pine Tree Cemetery, near Patterson, Il.; m: Ellery Dawdy on 14Sep1932 in Pittsfield, Il.; fa: Walter "Stick" Brubridge; mo: Florence Lawson. A resident of White Hall, Il. Survived by her husband; two children: Darrel Dawdy of Jennings, Mo., and Karen Rogers of Springfield; ten grandchildren; one g-grandchild; one sister: Mrs. Ester Dyer of Hillview. Preceded by one sister and one brother.

DAWDY, Helen C. "Laura" (Nichols); b: 8Jun1903, Patterson, Il.; d: 18Dec1994, White Hall, Il.; bu: Pine Tree Cemetery, near Patterson, Il.; m: Perry A. Dawdy on 16Feb1921 in Carrollton, Il.; fa: Alva J. Nichols; mo: Ella Akers. Husband preceded in death 14May1971. Survived by one daughter: Mrs. Billy D. (Margaret) McCarthy of White Hall; two grandsons: Steve McCarthy of Carlinville and David McCarthy of Dawson; and seven g-grandchildren. Preceded by three bothers: Roy, James and Frances Nichols; and two sisters: Edith Leach and Esther Wyatt.

DAWDY, Helen Ruth (Burton); b: 25Jun1918, Madison Co., Il.; d: 17Feb1986, Quincy, Il.; bu: Pine Tree Cemetery, near Patterson, Il.; m: Ivan N. Dawdy on 8Mar1936 in Roodhouse, Il.; fa: Minor Burton; mo: Anna McCombs. A resident of Pittsfield; formerly of Roodhouse. Survived by her husband; two sons: Jim Dawdy of Allerton, Iowa and David Dawdy of Pittsfield; five grandchildren; one g-grandchild; two sisters: Mrs. Charles (Betty) Thaxton of Greenfield and Mrs. Dale (Barbara) Appleby of Houston, Texas; and a brother: William Burton of Hillview. Preceded by a son: Melvin; a grandson; and a sister.

DAWDY, Homer; b: 10Jul1909, Greene Co., Il.; d: 5Feb1979, Denver, Colo.; bu: Denver, Colo.; m: Helen Carmean (date and place not stated); fa: Ray Dawdy; mo: (not stated). Wife preceded in death. Survived by a daughter: Loretta; and a son: Donald Edward of Denver; and a step-son: Curtis Carmean; the following sisters and brother: Mrs. Hazel Deavers of White Hall, Helen Hooper of Rockford, Doris Sanderson of Donnelson, Ia., and Howard Dawdy of Denver, Colo.

DAWDY, Howard R.; b: (not stated); d: 4Nov1979, Jefferson City, Mo.; bu: Cedar City, Mo.; fa: Yuell D. Dawdy; mo: Grace Young. A resident of Cedar City, Mo. (No survivors listed)

DAWDY, Ivan N.; b: 9Dec1911, near Patterson, Il.; d: 17Jun1993, Winchester, Il.; bu: Pine Tree Cemetery, near Patterson, Il.; m: 1) Helen R. Burton on 8Mar1936 in Roodhouse, Il.; and 2) Jeanetta Lewis Beams on 22Mar1987 in Carrollton, Il.; fa: Troy L. Dawdy; mo: Jessie Osborne. 1st wife preceded in death 17Feb1986. A resident of White Hall, Il. Survived by his wife; two sons: Jim Dawdy of Corydon, Iowa and David Dawdy of Pittsfield; one step-son: Albert Beams of Hillview; one step-daughter: Virgene Wyatt of Jacksonville; five grand and two g-grandchildren; and one sister: Mrs. Ralph (Geraldine) Wilmington of Brainerd, Minn. Preceded by one son: Scott Dawdy; and one brother: Basil Dawdy.

DAWDY, Jack S.; b: 24Jun1938, Roodhouse, Il.; d: 6Aug1986, Springfield, Il.; bu: Pine Tree Cemetery, near Patterson, Il.; m: Rosemary Valstad on 18Dec1965 in Roodhouse, Il.; fa: Henry Dawdy; mo: Dollie Coats. Survived by his wife; two children: Jay and Jackie, both at home; his mother of Roodhouse; two brothers: James D. of Bloomington and Noe N. of Roodhouse; two sisters: Mrs. Vincent (Mary) Berry of Jacksonville and Mrs. Robert (Peggy) Jameson of Bowling Green, Ky.

DAWDY, Jessie L. (Osborne); b:10Oct1891, Scott Co., Il.; d: 10Apr1985, White Hall, Il.; bu: Pine Tree Cemetery, near Patterson, Il.; fa: Price Osborne; mo: Belle Walker. Husband preceded in death 6Mar1942. A resident of Patterson, Il. Survived by a daughter: Mrs. Ralph (Geraldine) Wilmington of Woodbury, Tenn.; a son: Ivan N. Dawdy of Pittsfield; six grand, 15 g-grand and three g-g-grandchildren; and a half-sister: Lucille Dawdy of Patterson. Preceded by a son: Basil; two half-brothers: Gale Dawdy and Paul Dawdy; and a sister: Annie Wisdom.

DAWDY, Kenneth "Kinky"; b: 3Dec1905, Greene Co., Il.; d: 6Oct1987, Springfield, Il.; bu: Pine Tree Cemetery, Patterson, Il.; m: Berimice Hoskins on 3Oct1925 in Peoria, Il.; fa: James A. Dawdy; mo: Ethel Bryant. Wife preceded in death 18Oct1984. A resident of White Hall, Il. Survived by two daughters: Mrs. Basil (Colleen) Sanders of White Hall and Clifton (Kathleen) Magruder of Patterson; one sister: Florence Newton of Hillview; five grand and 10 g-grandchildren.

DAWDY, Larry Paul; b: 24Jan1939, White Hall, Il.; d: 29Aug1988, near White Hall, Il.; bu: White Hall, Il.; m: Linda Dossett on 8Dec1980 in Las Vegas, Nevada; fa: Paul Dawdy; mo: Charlice McEvers. Survived by his wife; two sons: Jason L. and Christopher Dawdy, both at home; two step-daughters: Angie Benton of Pensacola, Fla., and Marsha Nance of Brighton; five step-grandchildren; three sisters: Mrs. Danny (Jerrie) Boirum of Paris, Il., Mrs. Jarvin (Reva) Goodall of Springfield and Judy Hutton of Hudson, Mich.; and a brother: Randy of Plymouth, Minn.

DAWDY, Mary Leona (Schutz); b: 2May1903, Greene Co., Il.; d: 12May1988, Patterson, Il.; bu: Pine Tree Cemetery, Patterson, Il.; m: Harley Dawdy on 27Dec1927 in White Hall, Il.; fa: Joseph Schutz; mo: Ellen McLane. Survived by her husband; two daughters: Mrs. Martin (Marjorie) O'Donahue of Falls Church, Va., and Mrs. Kenneth (Anita) Guinn of Odessa, Tex.; a son: Bernard of St. Louis, Mo.; 11 grand and 9 g-grandchildren; and two sisters: Mrs. Elsie Crabtree of Patterson and Mrs. Edna Bushnell of Pittsfield. Preceded by two daughters; a son; four sisters; and three brothers.

DAWDY, Mary Paulien (Horney); b: 18Aug1914, Washington, Ind.; d: 9Jun1993, Robinson, Il.; bu: White Hall, Il.; m: Gale H. Dawdy on16Apr1932 in Winchester, Il.; fa: William Horney; mo: Dora Hudson. Husband preceded in death 6Sep1984. Survived by a son: Marlin Dawdy of Alpharetta, Ga.; two grandsons; a great-grandchild; a sister: Aline Hembree of White Hall; and a half-brother: William Armstrong of Godfrey. Preceded by a daughter: Shirley Bertram; a brother: Malcom Horney; a half-brother: Kenneth Armstrong; and a sister: Bonnie Zimmer.

DAWDY, Mildred L. (Ricks); b: 15Dec1913, Patterson, Il.; d: 16Dec1995, Jacksonville, Il.; bu: Pine Tree Cemetery, near Patterson, Il.; m: Basil Dawdy on 12Feb1936 in Patterson, Il.; fa: John Ricks; mo: Snoda Patterson. Husband preceded in death 7Apr1981. A resident of White Hall, Il. Survived by one son: Gary (wife, Janet) Dawdy of White Hall; three grand and three g-grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews. Preceded by three brothers: Lee, Kenneth and Ray Ricks.

DAWDY, Nellie (Ford); b: 27Jul1900, Hillview, Il.; d: 25Feb1984, Alton, Il.; bu: Pine Tree Cemetery, near Patterson, Il.; m: Charles Granville Dawdy on 19Dec1916 in Carrollton, Il.; fa: Curtis Ford; mo: Laura Schutz. Husband preceded in death 22Apr1973. Survived by three sons: Cloyd Glenn of Indalantic, Fla., Albert Lee of White Hall and Everett Nyle of Godfrey; three daughters: Mrs. Walter (Lavonne) Dickinson of Bethalto, Mrs. Richard (Marcella) Taylor of Hettick, and Mrs. Otto (Lenora) Bude of Alton; 22 grand, 30 g-grandchildren and one g-g-grandchild; three sisters: Della McClenning of Morris, Verna Dawdy of White Hall and Norma Pruitt of Bethalto; and three brothers: George Ford of Roodhouse, Lloyd Ford of White Hall ad Wilson Ford of Hillview. Preceded by one son, one sister and two brothers.

DAWDY, Ona M. (Pence); b: 23Nov1898, Patterson, Il.; d: 6Jan1988, White Hall, Il.; bu: Pine Tree Cemetery, near Patterson, Il.; m: William A. Dawdy on 8Mar1922 in Bowling Green, Mo.; fa: Jesse Pence; mo: Laura Baxter. Husband preceded in death in January, 1967. A former resident of Hillview, Il. Survived by three daughters: Neta Rose Burbridge of Hillview, Thelma Surbeck of Glasgow and Mrs. Phelps (Norma) Blakey of White Hall; and a son: Delbert Dawdy of Roodhouse; 15 grand and 19 g-grandchildren. Preceded by two daughters, a son and a brother.

DAWDY, Orvis Leon; b: 8Jul1918 (place not stated); d: 21May1977, Springfield, Il.; bu: Pine Tree Cemetery, near Patterson, Il.; m: Evelyn Hicks on 27Sep1941 in Palmyra, Mo.; fa: Curtis L. Dawdy; mo: Mary Coates. A former resident of the White Hall, Il. area. Survived by his wife; two daughters: Mrs. Richard (Lyla) McDade of Springfield and Mrs. Ronald (Sue) Springfloat of Springfield a sister: Mrs. Opal Crabtree of White Hall; and a brother: Harley of Patterson; and two grandchildren.

DAWDY, Paul W.; b: 27Feb1913, west of Patterson, Il.; d: 6Sep1984, White Hall, Il.; bu: Pine Tree Cemetery, Patterson, Il.; m: Lida Leach in September, 1934 at Bowling Green, Mo.; fa: Charles H. Dawdy; mo: Belle Walker. A resident of Patterson, Il. Survived by his wife; two sons: Dennis Dawdy of Pampas, Tex., and Mike Dawdy of Jacksonville; seven grand and three g-grandchildren; and two sisters: Lucille Dawdy of Patterson and Jessie Dawdy of White Hall. Preceded in death by a daughter: Jacqueline Richmond; a sister; and a brother: Gale, who died earlier in the day of 6Sep1984.

DAWDY, Ralph Newton; b: 1Jan1911, Scott Co., IL.; d: 20Dec1995, Jacksonville, Il.; bu: Pine Tree Cemetery, near Patterson, Il.; m: Zelma Reveal on 22Mar1936 in Drake, Il.; fa: Grover Dawdy; mo: Florence Ford. A resident of Greenfield, Il. Survived by his wife; two sons: Grover Dawdy of Roodhouse and Carl Dawdy of Greenfield; one daughter: Mrs. Harold (Marilyn) Trent of Woodson; 11 grand and 17 g-grandchildren; and three sisters: Ethel Simmons of Cape Cod, Fla., Leona Marsh of St. Paul, Minn., and Dovey Stout of Jacksonville. Preceded by one brother: Raymond; and one sister: Lulu Anderson.

DAWDY, Raymond William; b: 5Oct1920, Greene Co., Il.; d: 16Jul1979, Jacksonville, Il.; bu: Pine Tree Cemetery, Patterson, Il.; m: Zora Gast in October, 1946 (place not stated); fa: Grove Dawdy; mo: Sarah Florence Ford. Wife preceded in death in September, 1978. A resident of Roodhouse, Il. WWII vet. Survived by his mother of Roodhouse; these children: Randy and Ricky of Roodhouse, Mrs. Gary (Marie) McCormick of Jacksonville and Mrs. John (Carole) Dean of Lexington Park, Md.; one grandchild; these sisters and brother: Ralph of Greenfield, Ethel Simons of Missouri, Dovey Stout of Colorado, Leona Marsh of Hillview and Lulu Anderson of White Hall. Preceded by his father.

DAWDY, Russell O.; b: 17Jun1906, Eldred, Il.; d: 23Jan1987, Jacksonville, Il; bu: Pine Tree Cemetery, near Patterson, Il.; m: Eva Mae Talley on 30Sep1945 in Carrollton, Il.; fa: Owen Dawdy; mo: Cecil Bryant. Wife preceded in death 16Dec1986. A resident of White Hall, Il.; formerly of Jerseyville, Il. Survived by two daughters: Urmadene Albers of Hillview and Guyla Camden of Salem, Mo.; two sons: Emil of Jerseyville and Davis of White Hall; 14 grand and 16 g-grandchildren; three sisters: Glenna Rodgers of Roodhouse, Eileen Grafton of White Hall and Stella Kesinger of White Hall. Preceded by one son: Russell; one sister; one brother; and two grandchildren.

DAWDY, Sarah Florence (Ford); b: 9Apr1888, Falmouth, Ky.; d: 24Mar1983, Jacksonville, Il.; bu: Pine Tree Cemetery, near Patterson, Il.; m: Grover Dawdy on 5Dec1909 in Greene Co., IL.; fa: George Ford; mo: Margaret Davis. Husband preceded in death 23May1941. Survived by one son: Ralph of Greenfield; four daughters: Mrs. Harold (Ethel) Simmons of Portage DesSioux, Mo., Mrs. Paul (Leona) Marsh of Hillview; Mrs. Dovey Stout of Jacksonville; and Mrs. Lulu Anderson of White Hall; 15 grand, 29 great-grand and five g-g-grandchildren. Preceded by one son, three sisters and one brother.

DAWDY, Virginia L. (Griswold); b: 7Nov1927 (place not stated); d: 3Jun1994, Rolling Acres, Jacksonville, Il.; bu: Pine Tree Cemetery, Patterson, Il.; m: Elbert Dawdy on 14Jan1948 in Drake, Il.; fa: Earnest Griswold; mo: Margaret King. Survived by her husband; one brother: William Groswold of Rockbridge; two sisters: Mrs. Donald (June) Wright of Rockbridge and Mrs. Larry (Carol Sue) Bettis of Murrayville. Preceded by one son: Earl Lee Dawdy; and one brother.

DAWDY, William Monroe; b: 26Jun1917, Hillview, Il.; d: 24Feb1991, Jacksonville, Il.; bu: Pine Tree Cemetery, Patterson, Il.; m: Bessie Pearl Williams on 21Sep1946 in Carrollton, Il.; fa: John Henry Dawdy; mo: Bertha E. Hughes. Wife preceded in death 28Jun1976. A resident of Roodhouse, Il. WWII Army vet. Survived by one daughter: Mildred Marie Ehrheart of Roodhouse; three sons: George Samuel Dawdy of Springfield, William Eugene Dawdy, Sr. of White Hall and John Franklin Dawdy of Jacksonville; seven grandchildren; one g-grandson; one sister: Molly Frances Cummings of Dow; one step-sister: Eva Cummings of Jerseyville; one step-brother: George Alexander of Jerseyville; and a close friend: Mayme E. Monroe of Roodhouse. Preceded by three sons and one daughter.

DAWDY, Zelma (Reveal); b: 6Mar1917, Patterson, Il.; d: 20Nov1996, Jacksonville, Il.; bu: Pine Tree Cemetery, Patterson, Il.; m: Ralph Dawdy on 22Mar1936 in Drake, Il.; fa: Charles Reveal; mo: Hattie Schuz. Husband preceded in death 20Dec1995. A resident of Greenfield; formerly of the White Hall area. Survived by a daughter: Mrs. Harold (Marilyn) Trent of Woodson; two sons: Grover E. Dawdy of Roodhouse and Carl W. (wife, Connie) Dawdy of Greenfield; 11 grand and 18 g-grandchildren; two sisters: Velma Hazelwood of Kampsville and Wilma Carter of Rockbridge. Preceded by three sisters: Norma May, Opal Zora and Eilene Winters; and five brothers: Oren, Kenneth, Leo, Woodrow and George Reveal.

DAWDY, Zora Marie (Gast); b: 4May1926, Coles Co., Il.; d: 21Sep1978, Roodhouse, Il.; bu: Pine Tree Cemetery, Patterson, Il.; m: Raymond Dawdy on 9Oct1946 in White Hall, Ill; fa: Loren Gast; mo: Gladys M. Riley. Survived by her husband; these children: Mrs. Gary (Marie) McCormick of Meredosia, Mrs. John (Carol) Dean of Lexington Park, Md., Rickie of Roodhouse and Randy, at home; one grandchild; a brother and three sisters: Harold Gast, Frances Driskell, Ruby Bolen and Ruth Woods, all of Mattoon, and Marjorie Lashbrook of Colfax, Ind.; and also her mother. Preceded by her father.

DAWSON, A. Lorene (Howard); b: 11Jul1934, Dixon, Il.; d: 18Sep1990, Fort Wayne, Ind.; bu: Highland Park Cemetery, Fort Wayne, Ind.; m: Jack Dawson (date and place not stated); fa: Ben E. Howard; mo: Naomi White. Survived by her husband; two daughters: Kathy Davis of Sandpoint Idaho and Michele Kennerk of Fort Wayne, Ind.; one son: James L. Dawson of Fort Wayne, Ind.; her mother and step-father: Naomi and Floyd Reglin of Dixon; one brother: Ben Howard of Cincinnati, Ohio; nine grandchildren; one sister: Sandra Howard of DeKalb; and numerous relatives in the Jacksonville area.

DAWSON, Bess Louise Stice (Pile); b: 14Jan1919, Winchester, Il.; d: 29Aug1991, Jacksonville, Il.; bu: Winchester, Il.; m: 1) Lloyd Stice in 1936 (place not stated); and 2) Herbert Dawson on 22Aug1950 in Arkansas; fa: Fred Pile; mo: Hazel Woodward. 1st husband preceded in death in 1945. A resident of Winchester, Il. Survived by her husband; two daughters: Mrs. Jerry (Roxy) Wright of Alexander and Mrs. Gerald (Dixie) Mitchell of Decanter, Miss.; one step-daughter and on step-son; two sisters: Eileen Hoots of Winchester and Marjorie Hascall of Champaign; seven grand and four g-grandchildren. Preceded by one son: Fred Stice.

DAWSON, Blanche L. (Copley); b: 3Jan1913, Manchester, Il.; d: 1May1985, Beardstown, Il.; bu: Beardstown, IL.; m: Virgil Dawson on 12Nov1932 in Roodhouse, Il.; fa: Fred Copley; mo: Sadie Miller. Survived by her husband; five daughters: Sadie Barnd of White Hall, Shirley Sapp of Mexia, Texas, Karen Lerch and Carol Fenton, both of Beardstown, and Judy Griffie of Chandlerville; four sons: Virgil, Jr. of Spicewood, Tex., Harold, Charles and Richard, all of Beardstown; nine brothers and sisters; and numerous grandchildren, g-grandchildren, nieces and nephews. Preceded by one son, two daughters and one brother.

DAWSON, Bruce Stuart; b: 15Sep1951, Jacksonville, IL.; d: 2Mar1989 (place not stated); bu: (cremated); m: Cissi (surname and date/place of marriage not stated); fa: Harvey Dawson, Jr.; mo: Dora (surname not stated). A resident of Beardstown, Il. Survived by his parents of Meredosia; his wife; two sons: Billy and Joey, both at home; three brothers: David of Neptune, N.J., Steve of Griggsville, and Scott of Franklin; a sister: Susan Dawson of Troy, Mo.; a grandmother: Charlotte Hubbard of Beardstown; aunts, uncles, nephews and a niece.

DAWSON, Charles F.; b: 28Aug1946, Prentice, Il.; d: 17Sep1994, Rushville, Il.; bu: Beardstown, Il.; m: Janet Denton on 4Jun1968 in Quincy, Il.; fa: Virgil Dawson; mo: Blanche Copley. A resident of Beardstown, Il. Army vet. Survived by his wife; one son: Jeffrey Dawson of Beardstown; one daughter: Lisa Dawson of Beardstown; two brothers: Rick and Harold Dawson, both of Beardstown; five sisters: Sadie Barnd of White Hall, Shirley Sapp, Karen Lerch and Carol Denton, all of Beardstown, and Judy Griffie of Chandlerville; one grandson; and numerous nieces and nephews. Preceded by two brothers: John and Virgil, Jr.; and two sisters: Frieda and Linda.

DAWSON, Christine (Davis); b: 21Sep1899, Virginia, Il.; d: 29Dec1989, Phoenix, Ariz.; bu: Walnut Ridge Cemetery, Virginia, Il.; m: Emil Dawson (date and place not stated); fa: John G. Davis; mo: Rose Bingham. Husband preceded in death 31Oct1966. A former resident of Beardstown, Il. Survived by three daughters: Mona Moravich of Phoenix, Ariz., Emile True of Tempe, Ariz., and Betty Pfister of Fargo, N.D.

DAWSON, Edythe W. (Flynn) b: 25Oct1907, Chapin, Il.; d: 27Jan1983, Jacksonville, Il.; bu: Oakland Cemetery, Meredosia, Il.; m: Harvey Dawson, Sr. on 14May1926 in Jacksonville, Il.; fa: John M. Flynn; mo: Margaret Ann Surratt. Husband preceded in death in 1981. A resident of Meredosia, Il. Survived by the following children: Betty Gregory, Harvey, Jr., and Mrs. Byron (Ina Mae) Beauchamp of Meredosia, Charles Marion of Quincy, Mrs. Anthony (Virginia Lee) Simon of Geneseo, and Myron Eugene of Meredosia; two sisters: Alta Simpson and Marceline Hawks of Jacksonville, Raymond Flynn of Waverly and George Flynn of Meredosia; 21 grand and nine g-grandchildren.

DAWSON, Eileen Opal (Williams); b: 24Jun1917, Carrollton, IL.; d: 25Dec1992, St. Louis, Mo.; bu: White Hall, IL.; m: Wayne C. Dawson on 19Dec1938 in Warrenton, Mo.; fa: Herbert Williams; mo: Maude Keller. A former resident of White Hall. Survived by her husband; two daughters: Sherry Brady of St. Louis and Cara Vornberg of Austin, Tex.; and five grandchildren. Preceded by one brother: Louis Williams; and one sister: Beatrice Elliott.

DAWSON, Ethel Daisy (Elmore); b: 16Nov1888, Petersburg, Il.; d: 17Jan1996, Jacksonville, Il.; bu: Mount Olive Cemetery, near Chandlerville, Il.; m: Thomas J. Dawson on 29Dec1920 in Petersburg, Il.; fa: William Elmore; mo: Josephine Sampson. Husband preceded in death 1962. A resident of Petersburg, Il. Survived by a son-in-law: Glenn A Bickel of Jacksonville; four grandchildren: Dennis Bickel of St. Peters, Mo., Nona Neff of Jacksonville, Glenda Long of Rochester and Annette Willis of Fairfield; and 13 g-grandchildren. Preceded by one daughter: Norma Jane Bickel in 1994; and four sisters and two brothers.

DAWSON, Frances A. (Curran); b: 15Aug1893, White Hall, Il.; d: 3Jan1977, Sterling, Il.; bu: White Hall, Il.; m: Harry Dawson (date and place not stated); fa: Peter Curran; mo: Annie Bresenham. Husband preceded in death in 1956. A resident of White Hall, Il. Survived by a sister: Mrs. Rose Griswold of Jacksonville. Preceded by two sisters and a brother.

DAWSON, Genevieve (Barker); b: (not stated); d: 16Oct1981, Harrison, Ark.; bu: Oak Ridge Cemetery, Springfield, Il.; m: A. E. Dawson (date and place not stated); fa & mo: (not stated). A resident of Harrison, Ark. Survived by her husband; two daughters: Ellen of Chapel Hill, N.C., and Nancy of College Park, Md.

DAWSON, Harvey, Sr.; b: 3Jul1907, near Meredosia, Il.; d: 31Aug1981, Meredosia, Il.; bu: (not stated); m: Edith Wilma Flynn on 14May1926 in Jacksonville, Il.; fa: Charles Dawson; mo: Lucinda Blair. Survived by his wife; the following children: Betty Gregory, Harvey Dawson, Jr., Mrs. Byron (Ina Mae) Beauchamp, and Myron Eugene Dawson, all of Meredosia, Charles Marion Dawson of Quincy, Mrs. Anthony (Virginia Lee) Simon of Geneseo; 21 grand and six g-grandchildren; and a brother: Oda Dawson of Beardstown. Preceded by a brother and two sisters.

DAWSON, Hulan W.; b: 8Jul1911, St. Louis, Mo.; d: 24Oct1981, Springfield, Il.; bu: Memorial Lawn Cemetery, Jacksonville, Il.; m: Mona E. Alexander on 24Jul1932 in Peoria, Il.; fa: Henry Burl Dawson; mo: Edith Fay Hulan. A resident of Jacksonville, Il. Surviving are his wife; two sons: Kenton L. and John Hulan Dawson, both of Jacksonville; and five grandchildren.

DAWSON, Iantha D. (Day); b: 24Nov1908, Jacksonville, Il.; d: 24May1989, Fort Wayne, Ind.; bu: East Cemetery, Jacksonville, Il.; m: Paul E. Dawson on 15Mar1928 (place not stated); fa: Clarence Day; mo: Sadie Fernandes. Husband preceded in death in 1969. A former resident of Jacksonville, Il. Survived by one son: Jack of Fort Wayne, Id.; three grand and seven g-grandchildren; and two sisters: Noreen Owens of Kalamazoo, Mich., and Jean McClenning of Beardstown. Preceded by an infant daughter; one sister; and two brothers.

DAWSON, Jackie J.; b: 25Aug1929, Jacksonville, Il.; d: 13Dec1996, Fort Wayne, Ind.; bu: Highland Park Cemetery, Fort Wayne, Ind.; m: Ann L. Howard on 3Aug1954 in Jacksonville, Il.; fa: Paul E. Dawson; mo: Iantha Day. Wife preceded in death in December, 1990. Survived by a son: James L. Dawson of Fort Wayne, Ind.; two daughters: Michele L. Kennerk of Fort Wayne, Ind., and Kathleen A Davis of Athol, Idaho; and eight grandchildren.

DAWSON, Mabel (Gregory); b: 28Oct1895, Winchester, Il.; d: 13Apr1987, East Peoria, Il.; bu: Winchester, Il.; m: Ben Dawson (date and place not stated); fa: Tapley Smith Gregory; mo: Sarah Haven. Husband preceded in death 1Feb1963. A resident of Beardstown, Il. Survived by one granddaughter: Mrs. John (Janet) Porter of Germantown, Tenn.; and one grandson: Richard Bruso of Pekin. Preceded by one daughter: Verna Bruso on July 23, 1980; one son-in-law: Wallace Bruso on March 3, 1970; and one brother.

DAWSON, Marie A. (Lane); b: 27Jan1908, Mason Co., Il.; d: 13May1984, Virginia, Il.; bu: Kilbourne, Il.; m: Loren "Cody" Dawson on 6Feb1945 (place not stated); fa: George Lane; mo: Grace Otto. Husband preceded in death 12Apr1975. Survived by a daughter: Mrs. Raymond (Dorothy) Scifres of Wood River; a step-daughter: Mrs. Lorna (Jean) Force of Virginia; two sons: Billy McCoy of Kilbourne and Donald Risendorf of California; a step-son: Rev. Loren Dawson, Jr. of Virginia; a sister: Mrs. Daisy Blanchard of Havana; and eight grandchildren. Preceded by one brother and one sister.

DAWSON, Maxine (Francis); b: 5Nov1936, near Franklin, Il.; d: 2Jul1988, Jacksonville, Il.; bu: Memorial Lawn Cemetery, Jacksonville, Il.; m: (not stated); fa: Pince O. Francis; mo: Juda Denny. Survived by her mother of Jacksonville; one son: Wade Hulan Dawson of Jacksonville; seven sisters: Mrs. Edward (Ruby) Brummett and Mrs. Ronnie (Alene) Smith, both of Jacksonville, Mrs. Louis (Lois) Smith and Mrs. Danny (Judy) Crow, both of Franklin, Mrs. William (Louise) Bunch of Elgin, Mrs. Audean Smith of Naples and Mrs. Donald (Shirley) Hermes of Waverly; three brothers: Ray of Jacksonville, Gene of Hollister, Calif., and Tom of Oklahoma City, Okla. Preceded by one son: Kenton L. "Kip" on October 1, 1986; and one sister.

DAWSON, Oda; b: 27Jan1898 (place not stated); d: 3Jul1982, Jacksonville, Il.; bu: (not stated); m: Vera Workman (date and place not stated); fa: Charles Dawson; mo: Lucinda (surname not stated). Wife preceded in death. A resident of Beardstown; formerly of Meredosia, Il. Survived by four sons: Jimmy Dwight of Naples, Bobby Lee and Lonnie Edward, both of Meredosia, and Roger Dean of Jacksonville; a daughter: Norma Jean Jocksich of Beardstown; 11 grandchildren and one g-granddaughter. Preceded in death by two brothers and two sisters.

DAWSON, Ronald Dale; b: 28Aug1932, White Hall, Il.; d: 25Jan1978, Memphis, Tenn.; bu: Memphis, Tenn.; m: Joan Lewis (date and place not stated); fa: Olin Dawson; mo: Cora (surname not stated). A resident of Horn Lake, Miss. Survived by his wife; two sons: William Dawson, serving with the U.S. Army in Germany, and Dale Dawson of Memphis, Tenn.; four sisters: Mrs. Virginia Thomas of Jacksonville, Mrs. Freda Staats of Alton and Myrtle Wertz and Claudine Petrik, both of California; plus several aunts, uncles and cousins in the area.

DAWSON, Ruth I.; b: (not stated); d: 25Sep1979, Rushville, Il.; bu: Oak Grove Cemetery, Beardstown, Il.; m: Cleon V. Dawson in 1920 (place not stated); fa & mo: (not stated). Husband preceded in death in 1972. A former resident of Beardstown, Il.; was 77 years of age at death. Survived by these children: Mrs. Shirley Venters of Rushville and Nancy Bengtson of Decatur; and one sister: Velma Brown of Beardstown. Preceded by a son.

DAWSON, Thelma (Petrey); b: 31Dec1909, Bloomington, Il.; d: 26Oct1988, Alexandria, Va.; bu: Fernwood Cemetery, Roodhouse, Il.; m: Charles "Chick" Dawson on 24Jul1942 in Roodhouse, Il.; fa: John Q. Petrey; mo: Kate Croley. Husband preceded in death 29Dec1971. A former resident of Roodhouse, Il. Survived by three brothers: Paul Petrey of Washington, Ind., Theodore Petrey of Fairfax, Ala., and Glenn Petrey of White Hall; three nieces and a nephew. Preceded by two brothers: Leroy and Carl.

DAWSON, Virgil Newt; b: 30Dec1905, Macoupin Co., Il.; d: 25Jun1988, Beardstown, Il.; bu: Beardstown, Il.; m: Blanche L. Copley on 12Nov1932 in Roodhouse, Il.; fa: Henry E. Dawson; mo: Ida Mae Releford. Wife preceded in death 1May1985. Survived by five daughters: Sadie Barnd of White Hall, Shirley Sapp of Danville, W.V., Karen Lerch and Carol Denton, both of Beardstown, and Judy Griffie of Chandlerville; four sons: Virgil, Jr. of Spicewood, Tex. and Harold, Charles and Richard, all of Beardstown; numerous grand and g-grandchildren; and a sister: Millie Crabtree of Collinsville. Preceded by two daughters, a son, his parents, numerous brothers and sisters.

DAWSON, William N.; b: 12Jan1917, Exeter, Il.; d: 13Oct1996, Jacksonville, Il.; bu: Diamond Grove Cemetery, Jacksonville, Il.; m: Mina McCarthy on 5Apr1937 in Lewistown, Il.; fa: Fred Dawson; mo: Fannie Taylor. Survived by his wife; one son: William N. (wife, Ruth) of Macomb; one daughter: Becky Pennell of Jacksonville; six grand and two g-grandchildren; four sisters: Margaret Smothers and Helen Carlton, both of Albuquerque, N.M., Lucille Gulling of Hot Springs, Ark., and Alma Fortner of Texarkana, Ark.; and one brother: Albert of Seneca, Mo. Preceded by two brothers: Donald and Max.

DAWSON, William P.; b: 28Nov1903, Carlinville, Il.; d: 17Jun1982, White Hall, Il.; bu: Pine Tree Cemetery, Patterson, Il.; m: Wilma R. Nett in St. Joseph, Mo. (date not stated); fa & mo: (not stated). Raised by Oscar and Emma McAdams. Survived by his wife; five children: Mrs. Ross (Doris Ann) Callendar of Albuquerque, N.M., Mrs. Damon (Laura Katherine) Coonrod of Patterson; Mrs. Louis (Emily Jane) England of Roodhouse, Lloyd William Dawson of White Hall, and Mrs. Ron (Rosemary) Tendick of Jacksonville; seven grand and two g-grandchildren.

DAWSON, Wilma Ruth (Nett); b: 5Mar1916, Hannibal, Mo.; d: 28Feb1991, Jacksonville, Il.; bu: Pine Tree Cemetery, Patterson, Il.; m: William P. Dawson (date and place not stated); fa: Calvin Nett; mo: Laura Katherine (surname not stated). Husband preceded in death 17Jun1982. A resident of Roodhouse, Il. Survived by one son: Lloyd Dawson of Roodhouse; four daughters: Mrs. Ross (Doris) Callendar of Fairmount, Mrs. Damon (Laura Katherine) Coonrod of Hillview, Mrs. Louis (Emily) England of Roodhouse and Mrs. Ron (Rosemary) Tendick of Jacksonville; eight grand and six g-grandchildren; and two sisters: Irene Lamphart and Dorothy Lawrence, both of St. Joseph, Mo. Preceded by two brothers and three sisters.

DAY, Albert L.; b: 24Aug1913, Scott Co., Il.; d: 12Aug1986, Springfield, Il.; bu: Bowers Cemetery, near Alsey, Il.; m: Lauretta Cooper Palmer on 17Dec1953 in Mississippi; fa: Hubert Day; mo: Georgia Cowgill. A resident of Alsey, Il. WWII Army vet. Survived by his wife and the following children: Mrs. John (Dorothy) Coleman, Jr. of Jacksonville, Mrs. Ray (Vera) Herrlinger of Sacramento, Calif., William C. Palmer of Modesto, Calif., Barbara Ann Stubblefield of Jacksonville, Harold Palmer and John Palmer of Alsey, Mrs. Warren (Sue) Lashmett of Winchester, Kay Palmer of Sacramento, Calif., Mrs. Lonnie (Chris) Little of Winchester, Mrs. Brad(Grace) Baird of rural Winchester; 24 grand and 23 g-grandchildren; the following sisters: Mrs. Lawrence (Osie) Hoots and Mrs. Kenneth (Vera) Moore, both of Alsey, Mrs. Carl (Tess) Howard of Winchester, Mrs. Emil (Pansy) Weiss of California, and Mrs. Loyal (Nina) Spencer of Roodhouse. Preceded by one sister.

DAY, Alma (Wells); b: 3Feb1906, Greene Co., Il.; d: 5Jul1978, Jacksonville, Il.; bu: Bowers Cemetery, near Alsey, Il.; m: Carl W. Day on 31Jan1931 (place not stated); fa: Norman Wells; mo: Tunnie Smith. A resident of rural Roodhouse, Il. Survived by hr husband; a daughter: Mrs. James (Dorothy) VanDiesen of White Hall; three grandchildren; two brothers and four sisters: Charles Wells of Trafalgar, Indiana, Lee Wells and Mrs. Paul (Della) Haney, both of Alsey, Mrs. Daisy Haney and Mrs. Nettie Doyle, both of Glasgow, and Mrs. Murriel (Golda) Wilson of Roodhouse.

DAY, Angie June (Smythe); b: 1Jun1918, Eureka, Il.; d: 29Sep1992, Loraine, Il.; bu: Homestead, Fla.; m: Herschel L. Day on 5Jun1936 in Eureka, Il.; fa: Frank Barkley Smythe; mo: Eula Davidson. Husband preceded in death 5Apr1989. A resident of Macomb, Il.; formerly of Beardstown, Rushville and Mt. Sterling, Il. Survived by two sons: William L. Day, Sr. of Beardstown and W. Darrell Day of Homestead, Fla.; five grand and four g-grandchildren; two sisters: Mrs. O. L. (Nettie) Anderson of Mt. Sterling and Irma Eveland of Canton; three sisters-in-law: Laura Lawler of Loraine and Ruth Brainar and Vivian Smythe, both of Peoria; and one brothr-in-law: John Curry of Arcola. Preceded by one brother: Estel Smythe; and four sisters: Frances Smythe Martin, Sena Willhardt, Joy May Curry and Mary Zelma Smythe in infancy.

DAY, Blanche (Day); b: 19Sep1903, Deerfield, Mo.; d: 7Mar1991, Roodhouse, Il.; bu: Pine Tree Cemetery, Patterson, Il.; m: Russell L. Day on 3Jan 1919 in Nevada, Mo.; fa: Thomas Day; mo: Cora Lambert. A resident of Roodhouse, Il. Survived by her husband; three daughters: Katherine Hammon and Helen Kirchner, both of White Hall, and Cora Hires of Litchfield; nine grand, 28 g-grand and six g-g-grandchildren. Preceded by a son: Russell, Jr.; a grandson; a g-granddaughter; one sister; and one brother.

DAY, Carl; b: 15Oct1901, Scott Co., Il.; d: 15Jan1982, Roodhouse, Il.; bu: Bowers Cemetery, near Alsey Il.; m: 1) Bernice Summers in 1925 (place not stated); and 2) Alma Wells on 31Jan1931 in Carrollton, Il.; fa: Warren Day; mo: Mary Fundel. 1st wife preceded in death in 1927; 2nd on 5Jul1978. Survived by a daughter: Mrs. James (Dorothy) Van Giesen of White Hall; three grandchildren; and a brother: Lewis of Edina, Mo. Preceded by two brothers.

DAY, Carl Edward; b: 27Jul1910, Jacksonville, Il.; d: 27Jan1988, Jacksonville Il.; bu: Memorial Lawn Cemetery, Jacksonville, Il.; m: Erma V. Souza on 9May1931 in Jacksonville, Il.; fa: Fred Ernest Day;; mo: Marguerite Darush. Survived by his wife; two children: Mrs. Frank (Shirley) Black and Gerald E. Day, both of Jacksonville; 8 grand, 13 g-grand and several step-grandchildren; and the following brothers and sisters: Lucille DeFrates, Evelene Wild, Ernest Day, Clementine Tranbarger, Wayne Leonard Day and Loren Day, all of Jacksonville.

DAY, Cecile M. (Thady); b: 10Jul1898 (place not stated); d: 28May1982, Manchester, Il.; m: Stanley Day on 15Apr1923 in Manchester, Il.; fa: John Lewis Thady; mo: Wilhelmina Cockrell. Survived by her husband. Preceded by three brothers and two sisters.

DAY, Charles Henry; b: 24Oct1911, Vandalia, Mo.; d: 3Apr1988, Burley, Idaho; bu: Memorial Lawn Cemetery, Jacksonville, Il.; m: Sylvia Harmon on 10Apr1943 in Moline, Il.; fa: Dallas Day; mo: Nettie Herron. A former resident of Jacksonville, Il. WWII Air Force vet. Survived by his wife; a daughter: Mrs. John (Mary) Derge of Knoxville; two step-children: Howard Miller of Mississippi and Shirley Ann Herrin of Jacksonville; eight grand and six g-grandchildren; two sisters: Leona Griffin of Jacksonville and Ruth Jolly of Wood River; and a brother: Dallas Day, Jr. of Alton. Preceded by two grandchildren and two sisters.

DAY, Claude; b: 25Mar1907, Scott Co., Il.; d: 23Dec1983, rural Winchester, Il.; bu: Bowers Cemetery, Winchester, Il.; m: Frances Wilson on 24Jun1933 in Jacksonville Il; fa: Otis Day; mo: Sarah Long. Survived by his wife; three sons: Gerald Day of Winchester, Darrell Day of rural Winchester and Gail Day of Winchester; and a daughter: Mrs. James (Dorothy) Cox of rural Winchester; 10 grand, two step-granddaughters and four g-grandchildren. Preceded by three sisters.

DAY, Clyde D.; b: 3Jun1925, Greene Co., Il.; d: 4Jun1981, St. Louis, Mo.; bu: Memorial Gardens, Eldred, Il.; m: Frances Ruble on 11Jun1945 in Pittsfield, Il.; fa: Dallie Day; mo: Alta Joy. A resident of Carrollton, Il. Survived by his wife; one daughter: Mrs. Jimy (Connie) Jones and two sons: Terry and Steve, all of Carrollton; seven grandchildren; and one sister: Elsie Lockyear of East Alton. Preceded by one sister and five brothers.

DAY, Earl J. "Jerry"; b: 19Jul1946, Detroit, Mich.; d; 16Jul1985, Champaign, Il.; bu: William Edwards Cemetery, Roodhouse, Il.; fa: Denzel Day; mo: Dorothy Bosteder. Resident of Jacksonville, Il. Survived by his parents of Jacksonville.

DAY, Elmer Nathan; b: 29No1890, Jacksonville, Il.; d: 15Oct1977, Jacksonville, Il.; bu: (not stated); m: Stella Bates on 8Jan1918 in Jerseyville, Il.; fa: John F. Day; mo: Isabell Scott. Wife preceded in death. Survived by two daughters: Mrs. Rebie Horrer of Jacksonville and Mrs. Cecil R. (Mona) Beedles of Franklin, Tenn.; two sons: Russell U. of Redondo Beach, Calif., and James E. of Madison, Mo.; 12 grand and 13 g-grandchildren. Preceded by two sons: Ralph and Millennail Nathan; a sister; three brothers; and a grandchild.

DAY, Ernest James; b: 11Jan1917, Jacksonville, Il.; d: 28Apr1995, Jacksonville, Il.; bu: East Cemetery, Jacksonville, Il.; m: Marie Johnson (date and place not stated); fa: Fred E. Day; mo: Marguerite Darush. Wife preceded in death. WWII Navy vet. Survived by three daughters: Debi Sweesy of Mt. Dora, Fla., Lucille Kroeschel of Jacksonville and Cindy Slade of South Bend, Ind.; one son: Tony Bowman of Virginia, Tenn.; two sisters: Mrs. Paul (Lucille) DeFrates of Jacksonville, Clementina Tranbarger of Jacksonville; and two brothers: Wayne and Loren Day, both of Jacksonville. Preceded by one daughter: Ernestien Day; one brother: Carl; and one sister: Eveline Wild.

DAY, Ethel R. (Nunes); b: 5Jan1896, Morgan Co. Il.; d: 8Jul1976, Jacksonville, Il.; bu: East Cemetery, Jacksonville Il.; m: Dr. J. U. Day (date and place not stated); fa: Antonio Nunes; mo: Rebecca DeFrates. Husband preceded in death 19Oct1937. Survived by three brothers: Paul Russell Nunes of Jacksonville and Theodore and Charles Nunes, both of Chicago; also several nieces and nephews.

DAY, Evelyn J. (Daily); b: 7Jun1927, Peoria, Il.; d: 23Oct1989, Jacksonville, Il.; bu: East Cemetery, Jacksonville, Il.; m: (not stated); fa: Gerald Daily; mo: Jeanette Carson. Survived by three sons: Michael Day and Terry D. Day, both of Jacksonville, and Paul Day of Peoria; two daughters: Linda Day of Jacksonville and Christine Birch of Ashland; one brother; Gerald Daily of Kansas City, Mo.; four sisters: Betty Powers of Mapleton, Mary Booth of Havana, Nancy Gaummer and Shirley Clark, both of Peoria; four grandchildren: Karen, Amy, Parker and Shiloh Day; and one step-grandson: Dustin Birch. Preceded by her parents and one sister: Margaret Newcomb.

DAY, Garvin Curtis; b: 24Oct1910, rural White Hall, Il.; d: 6Feb1989, White Hall, Il.; bu: White Hall; m: Mary Bonnett on 9Dec1934 in Virginia, Il.; fa: Vert M. Day; mo: Nellie Garvin. Survived by his wife; two daughters: Mrs. Terry (Marilyn) Applegate of Kilgore, Tex., and Mrs. George (Sharon) Strecker of St. Charles; a son: Gary C. Day of Elgin; three grandchildren: Janice, Michael and Stephen; and a great-grandson: Benjamin. Preceded by a brother: Rollin.

DAY, Harold E.; b: 5Jun1929, Abingdon, Il.; d: 26Jan1996, Geneseo, Il.; bu: Abingdon, Il.; m: Norma Bagley on 18Oct1953 in Carthage, Il.; fa: Willis E. Day; mo: Annis Jones. Korean War Army vet. Survived by his wife; a son: Gregory (wife, Margaret) Day of New Lenox; one daughter: Susan (husband, Gary) Swain of Jacksonville; three grandchildren; two sisters: Betty (husband, Chester) Underwood of Avon and Miriam (husband, Roger) Anderson of Jacksonville; and several nieces and nephews.

DAY, Harold J.; b: 8Mar1922 (place not stated); d: 19Apr1977, St. Louis, Mo. bu: In the St. Louis area; m: Rosemary Walsh (date and place not stated); fa: Bartholomew Day; mo: Mary (surname not stated). A resident of St. Louis; formerly of Jacksonville, Il. Survived by his wife; three children: Terry of St. Louis, Mrs. Gary (Mary Janice) Campbell of Cedar Rapids, Ia., and Mrs. Martha Stuckenburg, living in California; several grandchildren; two sisters: Mrs. Noreen Chumley of St. Louis, and a married sister: Virginia, living in Peoria. Preceded by several brothers.

DAY, J. Rollin; b: 16Jun1908, Greene Co., Il.; d: 11Aug1982, White Hall Il.; bu: White Hall, Il.; m: 1) Hazel Virginia Crabtree on 25Sep1932; and 2) Velma Kesinger on 9May1976 (places not stated); fa: Vert M. Day; mo: Nellie Garvin. 1st wife preceded in death 10Jul1974. Survived by his wife; a step-son: Don Kesinger of Amarillo, Tex.; two step-granddaughters: Kim and Julie Kesinger; a brother: Garvin Day of rural White Hall; two nieces and a nephew.

DAY, Rev. Kenneth E.; b: 21Apr1904, Manchester, Il.; d: 10Sep1988, Springfield, Il.; bu: Pine Tree Cemetery, Patterson, Il.; m: Mary Shepherd on 18Jan1926 (date not stated); fa: Irvin Day; mo: Evah Simmons. A resident of rural Roodhouse, Il. Survived by his wife; one son: Paul of Hudson; nine grand and 17 g-grandchildren; one sister: Cecile Thady of Manchester; two brothers: Stanley of Manchester and Russell of Roodhouse. Preceded by one son: Lloyd; and one g-grandson: Jeff.

DAY, Laura Mae Smith (Griffith); b: 19Feb1891, Scott Co., Il.; d: 18Apr1977, Carrollton, Il.; bu: Fernwood Cemetery, Roodhouse, Il.; m: 1) Alfred Smith; and 2) Leroy Day (dates and places not stated); fa: Elvis D. Griffith; mo: Martha Romines. 1st husband preceded in death in 1934; 2nd in 1962. A former resident of Roodhouse, Il. Survived by nine grandchildren, one of whom is Terry Barnard of White Hall; 15 g-grandchildren; and a sister: Mrs. Melvina Rogers of White Hall. Preceded by three children: two brothers; and a sister.

DAY, Lauretta E. (Cooper); b: 21Jan1911, Alsey, Il.; d: 3Nov1995, Jacksonville Il.; bu: Bowers Cemetery, near Alsey, Il.; m: Albert Day on 17Dec1952 (place not stated); fa: Clifford Cooper; mo: Ruth Southwell. Husband preceded in death in August, 1986. A resident of Alsey, Il. Survived by six daughters: Mrs. John (Jean) Coleman of Jacksonville, Barbara Ruble of Meredosia, Mrs. Warren (Susan) Lashmett of Winchester, Kay Palmer of Alsey, Mrs. Chris Little of Jacksonville and Mrs. Brad (Grace) Baird of Winchester; two sons: Harold "Speedy" Palmer of Alsey and John Palmer, Sr. of Alsey; one sister: Blanche Wallace of Alsey; 26 grand, 44 g-grand and two g-g-grandchildren. Preceded by one daughter: Vera Harrlinger; one son: Bill Palmer; and one brother: Sam Cooper.

DAY, Leslie M.; b: 7Jan1916, Ray, Schuyler Co., Il.; d: 5Mar1982, Springfield, Il.; bu: Beardstown, Il.; m: Dorothy Bernice Mearsch on 26Oct1932 in Beardstown, Il.; fa: Lloyd Day; mo: Elizabeth Wyatt. A resident of Beardstown, Il. WWII Army vet. Survived by his wife; two sons: Dr. Gregory L. of Burlington, Iowa, Gary L. of Champaign; three grandchildren; a brother: Paul of Belle Glade, Fla.; and a sister: Marjorie Browning of Omaha, Neb.

DAY, Lewis; b: 26May1908 (place not stated); d: 10Sep1984, Edina, Mo; bu: Edina, Mo.; m: Lola Coats on 4Aug1929 (place not stated); fa: Warren Day; mo: Mary Fundel. A former resident of Scott Co., Il. Survived by his wife; three daughters: Mrs. Jessie (Patricia) Pinson and Mrs. Leroy (Mary Jane) Pinson, both of Edina, Mo., and Judith, at home; seven grand and several g-grandchildren; and several relations in this area. Preceded by two grandson and three brothers.

DAY, Lewis E.; b: 21Jan1918, Beardstown, Il.; d: 22Sep1978, Springfield, Il.; bu: Camp Butler National Cemetery, Springfield, Il.; m: Mary L. (surname and date/place of marriage not stated); fa: Clarence J. Day; mo: Sadie Fernandes. WWII vet. Survived by his wife; two daughters: Gail and Karla, both of Springfield; three sons: Robert L. of Springfield, Terry L. of Rochester and Randall E. of Riverton; six grandchildren; five sisters: Mrs. Lantha Dawson and Mrs. Betty Dobson of Jacksonville, Mrs. Noreen Owens of Flint, Mich., Miss Essie Day of Springfield and Mrs. Jean McClenning of Beardstown. Preceded by a brother: Karl in 1968.

DAY, Lonnie Everett; b: 18Mar1893, Scott Co., Il.; d: 6Jan1984, Winchester, Il.; bu: Bowers Cemetery, near Alsey, Il.; m: (not stated); fa: William Day; mo: Emma Blackburn. A resident of Alsey, Il. Survived by a daughter: Mrs. Lois Nolting of Orange, Calif.; two grand and three g-grandchildren; a brother: Clarence Day of Peoria; a sister: Mrs. Leta Marten of Springfield. Preceded by a son: Lloyd; and a brother.

DAY, Mabel M. (Cox); b: 11Jul1901, near Nortonville, Il.; d: 28May1982, Jacksonville, Il.; bu: East Cemetery, Jacksonville Il; m: Harold Day on 1Dec1931 in Jacksonville, Il.; fa: Charles Cox; mo: Harriett Ann Newman. Husband preceded in death in 1975. Survived by three sisters: Harriette Craver, Ruth Hoagland and Charlyne F. Cox, all of Jacksonville; and a brother: Gaylord Cox of Brainerd, Minn. Preceded by a brother and a sister.

DAY, Mae (George); b: 13Sep1891, Scott Co., Il.; d: 18Jan1989, Winchester, Il.; bu: (not stated); m: Harry Day on 16May1916 in Jacksonville, Il.; fa: Oscar George; mo: Eliza Page. Husband preceded in death in 1950. Survived by one daughter: Mrs. Wayne (Evelyn) Hammon of Meredosia; one son: Robert Day of Jacksonville, three grand and six g-grandchildren. Preceded by one grandchild; three brothers: Earl, Tom and Fred George; and three sisters: Mattie Ross and Minnie and Nellie George.

DAY, Marie (Johnson); b: 10Feb1924, Austin, Texas; d: 13Aug1985, Jacksonville, Il.; bu: East Cemetery, Jacksonville, Il.; m: Ernest J. Day on 19Aug1958 in St. Louis, Mo.; fa: Charles Johnson; mo: Hattie Lee Billings. A former resident of Woodson, Il. Survived by her husband of Manchester; and the following children: Mrs. Robert (Debbie) Glover of Jacksonville, Lucille Day of Manchester, Cindy Saldewski of South Bed, Ind., and Tony Bowman of St. Petersburg, Fla.;10 grandchildren; a brother: Lonnie Cooper of Austin, Texas; and a sister: Betty Jo Harvey of Austin, Tex. Preceded by a daughter: Ernestine Griffin.

DAY, Marguerite (Darush); b: 7Jan1892, Island of Madeira; d: 13Jun1982, Jacksonville, Il.; bu: East Cemetery, Jacksonville, Il.; m: Fred Day on 7Feb1919 in Jacksonville, Il.; fa: Manuel Darush; mo: Mary Baptist. Husband preceded in death 16Aug1969. Survived by their children: Carl E. Day, Mrs. Paul (Lucille) DeFrates, Mrs. Walter (Eveline) Wild and Mrs. Willard (Clementina) Tranbarger, all of Jacksonville, Ernest J. Day of Manchester, Wayne L. Day and Loren F. Day, both at home; 18 grand, 43 g-grand and 16 g-g-grandchildren; two brothers: Tony Darush of Jacksonville and Harry Darush of Greensboro, N.C.; and one sister: Mary Blaha of Chicago. Preceded by four grandchildren; one g-g-grandchild; three brothers; and three sisters.

DAY, Mary Christine (Doyle); b: 14Nov1901, Winchester, Il.; d: 2Jul1991, Belleville Il.; bu: (not stated); m: Paul R. Day in 1926 in Springfield, Mo.; fa: John James Doyle; mo: Ollie O'Donnell. Husband preceded in death 12Aug1980. A former resident of Winchester, Il. Survived by several nieces and nephews. Preceded by four sisters: Elizabeth Doyle, Helen Doyle, Bess Cooney and Hazel Redshaw; and four brothers: Robert, Frank, James W. and Richard.

DAY, Melba D. (Standley); b: 15Nov1930, Jacksonville, IL.; d: 10Nov1993, Jacksonville, Il.; bu: Memorial Lawn Cemetery, Jacksonville, Il.; m: Robert E. Day on 17Oct1970 in Winchester, IL.; fa: Russell Standley; mo: Irene Rudisill. Survived by her husband; one step-daughter: Mrs. Clive (Rhonda) Hornstein of Melvin; two step-grandchildren; and two brothers: James Standley of Lincoln and Edward Standley of Olney. Preceded by a daughter.

DAY, Mildred (Horn); b: 3Nov1913, Carrollton, Il; d: 3Oct1985, Carrollton, Il.; bu: Carrollton, Il.; m: James T. Day on 23Jun1938 in Carrollton, Il.; fa: William Horn; mo: Nettie Vahle. Husband preceded in death 29Jan1968. Survived by two daughters: Cynthia Day of Carrollton and Mrs. Charles (Carolyn) Downs of Ladue, Mo.; one son: James W. Day of Carrollton; four grandchildren; and two brothers: Harold of Carrollton and Clarence of Sanibel Island, Flordia.

DAY, Reffina (Jacinto); b: 3Feb1890, Jacksonville, Il.; d: 9Jun1984, Jacksonville, Il.; bu: East Cemetery, Jacksonville Il.; m: Frank E. Day on 12Jun1912 (place not stated); fa: John Jacinto; mo: Millie Vieria. Husband preceded in death 28Aug1961. Survived by a son: Jacinto Day of St. Charles, Mo.; five daughters: Mrs. Russell (Bessie) Smith of Murrayville, twins Clara and Ethel Day of St. Louis, Mo., Mary Jane Brown of Jacksonville and Mrs. G. C. (Dorothy) Adams of Renton, Wash.; nine grand, 22 g-grand and 5 g-g-grandchildren. Preceded by one brother and two sisters.

DAY, Rosemary (Walsh); b: 15Mar1921, Jacksonville, Il.; d: 31Mar1986, St. Louis, Mo.; bu: Jefferson Barracks National Cemetery, St. Louis, Mo.; m: Harold Day (date and place not stated); fa: Maurice Walsh; mo: Alma (surname not stated). Husband preceded in death. Survived by two daughters: Mary Janice Campbell of Cedar Rapids, Iowa and Martha Stuckenberg of Mesa, Ariz.; one son: Terry Day of St. Louis, Mo.; nine grandchildren; and three sisters: Pauline Newport and Martha "Mickey" Beadles, both of Jacksonville, and Janet Staples of Winchester.

DAY, Russell L.; b: 20Jan1899, Manchester, Il.; d: 17Apr1991, White Hall, Il.; bu: Pine Tree Cemetery, Patterson, Il.; m: Blanche Day on 4Jan1920 in Nevada, Mo.; fa: Irvin Day; mo: Evah Simmons. Wife preceded in death 7Mar1991. A resident of Roodhouse, Il. Survived by three daughters: Katherine Hammon and Helen Kirchner, both of White Hall, and Cora Hires of Litchfield; 9 grand, 28 g-grand and six g-g-grandchildren; one sister: Cecile Thady of Manchester; and one brother: Stanley Day of Manchester. Preceded by one son: Russell L. Day, Jr.; one grandson; two g-granddaughters; and one brother: Kenneth Day.

DAY, Russell L, Jr.; b: 22Aug1926, Murrayville, Il.; d: 30Nov1987, White Hall, Il.; bu: Upper Alton Cemetery, Alton, Il.; m: Nancy Katherine Bridgeman on 5Aug1965 in Alton, Il.; fa: Russell L. Day, Sr.; mo: Blanche Mantcher. Wife preceded in death 2Sep1972. A resident of Roodhouse, Il. Korean War Air Force vet. Survived by his parents of Roodhouse; three sisters: Mrs. Gerald (Katherine) Hammon of White Hall, Mrs. Albert (Helen) Kirchner of White Hall and Mrs. Cora Hiles of Litchfield.

DAY, Ruth N. (Boirum); b: 29Apr1911, Litchfield, Il.; d: 30Jan1994, Carrollton, Il.; bu: Carrollton, Il.; m: Murril Day on 10Mar1934 in Jerseyville, Il.; fa: Clarence Boirum; mo: Gertrude Young. Husband preceded in death 8May1971. Survived by a sister: Virginia Monfredina O'Meara of Greenfield; and several cousins.

DAY, Stanley E.; b: 13Jan1897, Roodhouse, Il.; d: 27May1991, Jacksonville, Il.; bu: Manchester, Il.; m: Cecile M. Thady on 15Apr1923 in Winchester, IL.; fa: Irvin Day mo: Evah Simmons. Wife preceded in death 28May1982. A resident of Manchester, Il. Survived by one sister: Cecile Thady of Manchester; two nephews and three nieces. Preceded by two brothers: Kenneth and Russell.

DAY, Sylvia Josephine Miller (Harmon); b: 24Aug1908, Oakville, Iowa; d: 30Jul1995, Jacksonville, Il.; bu: Memorial Lawn Cemetery, Jacksonville, Il.; m: 1) George Miller (date and place not stated); and 2) Charles Henry Day on 10Apr1943 in Moline, Il.; fa & mo: (not stated). 1st husband preceded in death; 2nd husband died in 1988. Survived by one son: Howard Walter Miller of Starksville, Miss.; one daughter: Shirley Ann Herrin of Jacksonville; one step-daughter: Mrs. John (Mary) Berge of Knoxville; eight grand and several g-grandchildren; one brother: Henry Harmon of Fayette, Ohio; and one half-brother: Lindy Nelson of Erie.

DAY, Vivian L. (Tribble); b: 5Apr1915, Greene Co., Il.; d: 15May1985, Eldred, Il.; bu: Valhalla Cemetery, Godfrey, Il.; fa: Clenton A. Day (date and place not stated); fa: Lester Tribble; mo: Anna McAdams. Husband preceded in death 5Aug1966. Survived by a daughter: Mrs. Joe (Phyllis) Wagner of Carrollton; a son: Clenton D. Day, Jr. of Eldred; six grandchildren; and one great-granddaughter. Preceded by two brothers.

DAY, William S.; b: 7Sep1912, east of Roodhouse, Il.; d: 3Sep1984, Springfield, Il.; bu: Richwoods Cemetery, Roodhouse, Il.; m: Emma Fugger on 16Nov1941 in Roodhouse, Il.; fa: William F. Day; mo: Martha Lou Sheppard. Vet. Survived by his wife; two sons: Ronald C. Day of Nashua, Iowa and Donald W. Day of Denton, Tex.; eight grandchildren; and one sister: Mrs. Edith Casteel of Roodhouse.

D'CAMP, Clesta (Clanin); b: 23Jul1914, Woodford Co., Il.; d: 25Nov1988, Jacksonville, IL.; bu: Brooklyn Cemetery, Rushville, Il.; m: Samuel T. D'Camp on 23Dec1930 in Eureka, Il.; fa: George Clanin; mo: Mary Black. Husband preceded in death 11Nov1981. A resident of rural Littleton, Il. Survived by two sons: Thomas of Macomb and Claude of Ashland; seven daughters: Mrs. James (Julia) West, Joyce D'Camp and Mrs. Ethel Abbey, all of Jacksonville, Mrs. Jeanette Miller of Denver, Colo., Charlotte D'Camp of Quincy, Mrs. Earlene Fox of Colchester and Mrs. Shirley Bassham of Littleton; 23 grand and 22 g-grandchildren; three brothers: Cifford of Columbus, Ohio, Wayne of Marion, Ind., and Arthur of Sacramento, Calif.; three sisters: Mrs. Melinda Miller of Brooklyn, Mrs. Clara Gladson of Peoria and Mrs. Lucinda Gilley of El Camino, Calif. Preceded by one son; three brothers and two sisters.

D'CAMP, Sam T.; b: 28Jul1904, Schuyler Co., Il.; d: 11Nov1981, Littleton, Il.; bu: Brooklyn Cemetery, Rushville, Il.; m: Clesta Clanin on 23Dec1930 in Eureka, Il.; fa: Leal D'Camp; mo: Mary Hillyer. Surviving are his wife; seven daughters: Mrs. Julia) West, Mrs. Ethel Stambaugh and Miss Joyce D'Camp, all of Jacksonville, Mrs. Shirley Bassham of East Peoria, Jeanette D'Camp of Lafayette, Colo., Charlotte D'Camp of Littleton, Mrs. Earline Fox of Colchester; two sons: Thomas D'Camp of Littleton and Claude D'Camp; 23 grand and 14 g-grandchildren; two sisters: Mrs. Lewis VanWinkle of Rushville and Mrs. Raymond Kelley of Littleton. Preceded by a son and two sisters.

DEAL, Frank E.; b: 2Jun1907, Indianapolis, Ind.; d: 15Dec1979, Ft. Myers, Fla.; bu: Liberty, Il.; m: Frances Cooksey (date and place not stated); fa: Francis Deal; mo: Rosa (surname not stated). Wife preceded in death 19Dec1977. A former resident of Omaha, Neb. Survived by a daughter: Mrs. Fred (Beverly) Killam of rural Jacksonville; two grandchildren: Karen Kaufmann of Tucson, Ariz., and Bill Killam of Jacksonville. Preceded by one sister and four brothers.

DEAN, Alice R. (Goodwin); b: 16Sep1923, Schuyler Co., Il.; d: 6Feb1996, Madison, Wisc.; bu: Rushville, Il.; m: John B. Dean on 30Oct1941 in Rushville, Il.; fa: Robert A. Goodwin; mo: Charlotte Cox. Husband preceded in death 30Sep1984. A resident of Roscoe; formerly of Rushville. Survived by two daughters: Mrs. Charles (Connie) Christiansen of Roscoe and Mrs. Blake (Janice) Devitt of Noblesville, Ind.; two grandchildren; one sister: Mrs. Gladys Vancil of Rushville; and one brother: Leroy Goodwin of Monmouth.

DEAN, Darrell D.; b: 27Aug1954, Mt. Pleasant, Iowa; d: 2Jan1992, Jacksonville, Il.; bu: St. Bartholomew Cemetery, Murrayville, Il.; m: Mary E. Dee on 2Jul1977 in Jacksonville Il.; fa: H. Clay Dean; mo: Mary E. Sylvester. Survived by his wife; his parents of Decatur; one son: Travis James Dean, at home; one daughter: Bridget Nicole Dean, at home; one brother: Henry C. Dean of Macon; and two sisters: Constance S. Mudd of Jacksonville and Janice K. Willmore of Decatur. Preceded by a son: Louis Anthony Dean; and a brother: James David Dean.

DEAN, David B.; b: 28Aug1902, Schuyler Co., Il.; d: 17Apr1983, Rushville, IL.; bu: Rushville, Il.; m: Rose Boehm on 3Apr1926 in Rushville, Il.; fa: John Dean; mo: Sadie Rose. Survived by his wife; one son: John Dean of Sullivan; two daughters: Mrs. Rosemary Farmer of Dallas, Tex., and Mrs. Shirley Birney of Sheldons Grove; 11 grand and six g-grandchildren; one sister: Mrs. Mary Nelson of Petersburg. Preceded by one brother and one sister.

DEAN, Elizabeth Landis (Bell); b: 4Sep1909, Punta Gorda, Fla.; d: 13Jun1993, Toledo, Ohio; bu: Rushville, Il.; m: Kerchival Dean on 20Dec1945 in Orlando, Fla.; fa: Edward Bell; mo: Lula Snavely. Husband preceded in death 24May1971. Survived by a son: William Dean of Louisville Ky.; and two granddaughters.

DEAN, Ella R.; b: 18Jan1888, Oxford, Neb.; d: 28Jan1978, Pittsfield, Il.; bu: Pleasant Grove Cemetery, north of Pittsfield, Il.; fa: John Dean; mo: Sarah Conkright. Survived by two sisters: Viola Mauler and Alice Hoos, both of Pittsfield, Il. Preceded by four brothers and three sisters.

DEAN, Frances (Clark); b: 14Jun1910, Murrayville, Il.; d: 19Dec1990, Eugene, Ore.; bu: (not stated); m: Herbert F. Dean on 14Sep1929 in Evanston, Il.; fa: Roy Clark; mo: Jennie Pierce. Husband preceded in death. Survived by two sons: H. Clark Dean of Glencoe and Bruce Goring Dean of Eugene, Ore.; four grandchildren Heather Dean of Tokyo, Japan, Merrick Dean of Albuquerque, N.M., Jennifer Dean Fuchs of Eugene, Ore., and Nancy Dean of Glencoe; two sisters: E. Grace Clark Wager of Pontiac, Mich., and Thelma Clark Covey of Carrollton; and one brother: Worth B. Clark of Leesburg, Tex.; Preceded by a brother: Roy C. Clark; and a daughter: Phyllis Grace Dean.

DEAN, Geneva (Ballilnger); b: 4Jul1918, Pike Co., Il.; d: 22Jul1979, Belleville, Il.; bu: Shearer Cemetery, New Canton, Il.; m: Alvin Dean in 1953 (place not stated); fa: Walter Ballinger; mo: Opal Blacketter. Husband preceded in death in 1977. Survived by two children of a previous marriage: Mrs. Rokita Shelton of Pittsfield and Donald Husham of Fowler; ten grandchildren; one g-grandson; her mother of New Canton; and a sister and brother: Pauline Bernard and Junior Ballinger, also of new Canton.

DEAN, Gerald E.; b: 16Dec1913, Morris, Il.; d: 3Jun1991, Rushville, Il.; bu: Mt. Sterling, Il.; m: Esther Ventress on 14Aug1938 in Joliet, Il.; fa: Seward Dean; mo: Saddie Hutchinson. A resident of Mt. Sterling, Il. WWII Army vet. Survived by his wife; four grandchildren; Mrs. John (Carrie) Yates, Everett Dean, Vanessa Dean and Eugene Dean, all of Clayton; two g-grandchildren: Miranda and Anthony Yates, both of Clayton; one brother: Glen Dean of Western Springs; and one sister: Mrs. Russell (Loretta) Challey of Morris. Preceded by one son: Donald.

DEAN, Gladys (DeWitt); b: 2Oct1896, Schuyler Co., Il.; d: 18Sep1979, Rushville, Il.; bu: Rushville, Il.; m: Robert E. Dean on 4Jun1919 in Rushville, IL.; fa: Allen DeWitt; mo: Cora Snyder. Survived by his wife; two daughters: Mrs. Marjorie Howell of Pomona, Calif., and Mrs. Lyle (Dorcas) Hall of Green Valley, Ariz.; four grand and eight g-grandchildren; and a sister: Mrs. Frances Quinn of Jacksonville. Preceded by four sisters.

DEAN, Jesse B.; b: 7Sep1891, Murrayville, Il.; d: 15Aug1979, rural White Hall, Il.; bu: Winchester, Il.; m: Veda O'Lean Woodall on 12Feb1918 in Bloomington, Il.; fa: Thomas Rowland Dean; mo: Susan Richey. Wife preceded in death in 1970. Survived by four daughters: Mrs. Lloyd (Eloise) Allen and Mrs. Harold (Esther) Walker, both of White Hall, and Mrs. Jake (Mardell) Hoskins and Mrs. Doris Funk, both of Jacksonville; eight grand and 13 g-grandchildren and one g-g-grandchild. Preceded by a brother and two half-brothers.

DEAN, John B.; b: 31Dec1919,Bainbridge, Schuyler Co., Il.; b: 30Sep1984, Rushville, Il.; m: Alice Goodwin on 30Ot1941 in Rushville, Il.; fa: W. Henry Dean; mo: Geneva A. Maroe. WWII Army vet. Survived by his wife; two daughters: Mrs. Charles (Connie) Christiansen of Roscoe and Mrs. Blake (Janice) Devitt of Noblesville, Ind.; two grandchildren; a brother: Gerald M. Dean of Waco, Tex.; and three sisters: Mrs. Mary Utter of Rushville, Mrs. Helen Prather of Waverly and Mrs. Lee Utter of Beardstown.

DEAN, Johnnie G.; b: 28Feb1925, Buena Vista, Schuyler Co. Il.; d: 29Feb1988, Springfield, Il.; bu: Rushville, Il.; m: Marjorie Hare on 17Nov1944 in Rushville, Il.; fa: Homer Dean; mo: Myrtle Griffith. A resident of Rushville, Il. Survived by his wife; a son: Kent of Rushville; two daughters: Mrs. Phillip (Nita) Bellini of Rock Falls and Mrs. Logan (Mary) Spiers of Oneida; five grandchildren; and three sisters: Mrs. Hildareth Rinehart, Mrs. Martha Bartlett and Mrs. Margie Bartlow, all of Rushville.

DEAN, Judson R.; b: 15Jun1904, Astoria, Il.; d: 22Sep1993, Galesburg, Il.; bu: Rushville, Il.; fa: Lawrence Dean; mo: Nettie Wetzel. A resident of rural Rushville, Il. Survived by one sister: Mrs. Dorothy Kost of Roswell, N.M.; one nephew; and two nieces; and several cousins. Preceded by one sister: Mary Schrader Marley; and three brothers: Bernard, John and Kerchival.

DEAN, Kathleen (Freesen); b: 23Nov1924, Bluffs, Il.; d: 31Aug1994, Springfield, Il.; bu: White Hall, Il.; m: Samuel Wayne Dean on 16Apr1943 in Jacksonville, Il.; fa: Herman Oswald Freesen; mo: Janie Little. Husband preceded in death 20Jan1994. A resident of rural Hillview, Il. Survived by one daughter: Mrs. Thomas (Linda) Marchroli of Lacon; one son: Samuel E. (wife, Tamara) of White Hall; two grandchildren; and one sister: Mrs. Richard (Eileen) Vortman of Winchester.

DEAN, Lotta Pearl (Shirley); b: 22Mar1894, near Wisdom, Ky.; d: 14Jan1983, White Hall, Il.; bu: White Hall, Il.; m: Elwood Dean on 30Aug1916 in Wood River, Il.; fa: James Shirley; mo: Cordelia Tummy. Husband preceded in death April, 1924. (No survivors listed)

DEAN, Louis Anthony; b: 29Jan1982, Springfield, Il.; d: 29Jan1982, Springfield, Il.; bu: (not stated); fa: Darrell Dwight Dean; mo: Mary Elizabeth Dee. A resident of Jacksonville, Il. Survived by his parents; grandparents: Mr. & Mrs. Clay Dean of Decatur and Mrs. Darlene Dee of Roodhouse.

DEAN, Mabel (Strong); b: 18Jun1906, Schuyler Co., Il.; d: 13Oct1987, rural Littleton, Il.; bu: Littleton, Il.; m: James H. Dean on 25Feb1926 in Lewistown, Il.; fa: John Strong; mo: Blanche Herron. Husband preceded in death 12Jul1980. Survived by two daughters: Mrs. Rose Busby of Rushville and Mrs. Jane Ester of Littleton; two grand and five g-grandchildren; two sisters: Mrs. Alleyne McDougall of Rushville and Mrs. Geneva Carey of St. Petersburg, Fla. Preceded by three grandsons, one brother and three sisters.

DEAN, Mary (Sears); b: 20Oct1888, Palmyra, Mo.; d: 4Dec1977, Mendon, Il.; bu: Mt. Sterling, Il.; m: Harry Thomas Dean (date and place not stated); fa: Silas S. Sears; mo: Samantha Griffin. Husband preceded in death in 1935. A resident of Mt. Sterling, Il. Survived by three daughters: Mrs. Barbara Patterson of Kent, Wash., Mrs. Betty J. Krueger of Kansas City, Mo., and Mrs. Bebe Curran of Lebanon, Ky.; a sister: Mrs. Gertrude Simmons of Bevier, Mo.; seven grand and five g-grandchildren. Preceded by seven brothers and a sister.

DEAN, Mayme Alice; b: 14Jan1898, Rushville, Il.; d: 24Jan1979, Beardstown, Il.; bu: Beardstown, Il.; fa: Warren Dean; mo: Emma Duntgen. Survived by one sister: Nellie Peck of Beardstown; one nephew: Warren Crafton of California; and several great nieces and nephews.

DEAN, Merle; b: 22Nov1910, Littleton, Schuyler Co, Il.; d: 22Feb1991, Macomb, Il.; bu: Littleton, Il.; m: Wilma Flynn on 14Oct1933 in Rushville, Il.; fa: Mike Dean; mo: Effie Ridings. Survived by his wife; one son: James of Colchester; one daughter: Donna Snowden of Vermont, Il.; four grand and two g-grandchildren. Preceded by two brothers; one sister; and one son: Marlin, in infancy.

DEAN, Murtie Trout (Wilkie); b: 8Aug1890, Virginia, Il.; d: 12May1977, Quincy, Il.; bu: Walnut Ridge Cemetery, Virginia, Il.; m: 1) (not stated); and 2 (not stated); fa: Archibald Wilkie; mo: Ida Mae Rurark. A resident of White Hall, Il. Survived by two daughters: Mrs. Mae Campbell of Quincy and Pearl Tucker of Mesa, Ariz.; and a son: Wilbur Trout of Twin Falls, Idaho; four grand, two g-grand and two g-g-grandchildren.

DEAN, Randall W.; b: 1Sep1952, Pittsfield, Il.; d: 25Feb1993, Pittsfield, Il.; bu: West Cemetery, Pittsfield, Il.; m: Shirley Neese on 17Apr1976 in Pittsfield, Il.; fa: Arthur Winn Dean; mo: Dolores Kelly. Vietnam War Navy vet. Survived by his wife; his parents of Pittsfield; one daughter: April Dawn Dean, at home; one son: Joshua Allen Dean, at home; maternal grandparents: Roswell and Pauline Kelly of Pittsfield; one sister: Sharon Williams of Summer Hill; and several aunts, uncles, nieces and nephews. Preceded by his paternal grandparents: Charles Arthur and Flossie Dean.

DEAN, Robert E.; b: 21Jun1898, Woodstock Township, Schuyler Co., Il.; d: 28Mar1983, Rushville, Il.; bu: Rushville, Il.; m: Gladys DeWitt on 4Jun1919 in Rushville, Il.; fa: William W. Dean; mo: Bertha Suddeth. Wife preceded in death 18Sep1979. WWII Army vet. Survived by two daughters: Mrs. Dorcas Hall of Green Valley, Ariz., and Marjorie Howell of Pomona, Calif.; four grandchildren 11 great-grandchildren and one g-g-grandson; and two sisters: Ethel Simpson of Galesburg and Mildred Vancil of Claremont, Calif. Preceded in death by an infant sister.

DEAN, Rowena Ellen (Hamilton); b: 1Dec1895, Winchester, Il.; d: 10Oct1981, Carrollton, Il.; bu: Manchester, Il.; m: Arthur Thomas Dean on 17Feb1920, Roodhouse, Il.; fa: Henry Hamilton; mo: Ellen Dodgson. Husband preceded in death 1Aug1958. Survived by a brother: James O. Hamilton of Carrollton; and two sisters: Dorothy Hobbs of East Moline and Mrs. Robert (Ruth) Bandy of Roodhouse. Preceded by a brother and a sister.

DEAN, S. Wayne; b: 9Oct1921, Murrayville, Il.; d: 20Jan1994, Jacksonville, Il.; bu: White Hall, Il.; m: Kathleen Freesen on 16Apr1943 in Jacksonville, Il.; fa: Samuel Dana Dean; mo: Stella McCurley. A resident of Hillview, Il. Survived by his wife; one daughter: Mrs. Thomas (Linda) Machroli of Lacon; one son; Samuel E. (wife Tamara) Dean of White Hall; one brother: Robert Dean of rural Roodhouse; two sisters: Marie Tennill of Chesterfield, Mo., and Muriel Todd of Roodhouse; and two grandchildren

DEAN, Sadie F. (Osborne); b: 6Aug1886, Cardington, Pennsylvania; d: 18Jun1977, White Hall, Il.; bu: Murrayville, Il.; fa: John Osborne; mo: Georgia Wild. Husband preceded in death. A former resident of Roodhouse, Il. (No survivors listed) Preceded by two brothers and a sister.

DEAN, Winfred Duane; b: 11May1942, Pittsfield, Il.; d: 18Oct1989, rural Barry, Il.; bu: Griggsville, Il.; m: Carolyn Jean Arsenault on 26Aug1967 in Chicago, Il.; fa: Winfred Rhea Dean; mo: Avis June Dunham. A resident of rural Barry. Army vet. Survived by his wife; a son: Kent Duane Dean; and a daughter: Elizabeth Ann Dean, both of Barry; his parents of Griggsville; and a brother: Dawson R. Dean, also of Griggsville.

DEARING, Charles H.; b: 10Feb1903, Chandlerville, Il.; d: 30Dec1976, Petersburg, Il.; bu: Kilbourne, Il.; m: Velma Morrow on 3Sep1938 (place not stated); fa: Edward Dearing; mo: Louise Eads. A resident of Kilbourne. Survived by his wife; two daughters: Mrs. Marie Boehner of Springfield and Mrs. Eva Mae Craggs of Havana; and one son: Howard Morrow of San Antonio, Tex.; nine grand and eight g-grandchildren; and two sisters: Mrs. Helen Burmister of Bloomington and Mrs. Eunice Turpin of Galesburg.

DEARING, Faye L. (Fulton); b: 9Jan1907, Petersburg, Il.; d: 19May1989, Virginia, Il.; bu: Rose Hill Cemetery, Petersburg, Il.; m: Robert Dearing (date and place not stated); fa: William Fulton; mo: Dorcas Ann Powers. Husband preceded in death in 1952. A resident of Chandlerville, Il. Survived by three daughters: Mrs. DuWayne (Betty Jo) Thomas, Mrs. Roy (Louann) Kirchner and Mrs. Roland (Bobette) Vaughn, all of Chandlerville; four grand and 12 g-grandchildren; a brother: William G. Fulton of Springfield; and two sisters: Pansy Baker of Springfield and Burnadette Girard of Sacramento, Calif. Preceded by an infant son: Robert Franklin Dearing; two brothers: Floyd and Robert; a sister: Verneena Warhurst; and a g-grandson: Caleb Vaughn.

DEARING, Imogene "Flip" (Marcy); b: 13Feb1931, Chandlerville, Il.; d: 16May1988, Chandlerville, Il.; bu: Chandlerville, Il.; m: Raymond Dearing on 23Dec1950 in Virginia, Il.; fa: Clarence Marcy; mo: Martha McConnell. Survived by her husband; two sons: Jeffery and John Ray, both of Jacksonville; her mother: Mrs. Martha Loretta Marcy of Chandlerville; a grandson: Tyler Ray Dearing of Jacksonville; two sisters: Mrs. Jack (Ina) Carlock of Chandlerville and Mrs. John (Mary) Chipman of rural Virginia; and two brothers: Addison Marcy of Chandlerville and Jack Marcy of Prior, Okla.

DEARING, Raymond; b: 16Jun1929, Newmansville, IL.; d: 20Jul1988, Jacksonville, IL.; bu: Chandlerville, Il.; m: Imogene "Flip" Marcy on 23Dec1950 (place not stated); fa: Harry Dearing; mo: Sylvia Watkins. Wife preceded in death 16May1988. A resident of Chandlerville, Il. WWII Navy vet.

DEARING, Russell; b: 13Mar1915, Cass Co., Il.; d: 4Dec1977, Springfield, Il.; bu: Rose Hill Cemetery, Petersburg, Il.; m: Delphia Lowe on 29Jan1934 in Taylorville, Il.; fa: Harry Dearing; mo: Sylvia Watkins. A resident of Petersburg. Survived by his wife; three sons: Melvin D. of Peoria, Russell M. of Mason City and Clyde A. of Petersburg; 14 grandchildren; two sisters: Mrs. Blanche Clark of Chandlerville and Mrs. Gladys Edwards of Canton; six brothers: Kenneth, Denis ad Virgil, all of Canton, Harry J. and Raymond, both of Chandlerville, and Roland of Oakford.

DEARING, Sylvia Mae (Watkins); b: 23Apr1890, Cass Co., Il.; d: 27Jul1976, Jacksonville, Il.; bu: Chandlerville, Il.; m: Harry Dearing on 15Jan1905 (place not stated); fa: James Allen Watkins; mo: Caroline Gerdes. Husband preceded in death 29May1956. A resident of Chandlerville. Survived by two daughters: Mrs. Blanche Clark of Chandlerville and Mrs. Gladys Edwards of Canton; seven son: Dennis, Virgil and Kenneth Dearing, all of Canton, Russell Dearing of Petersburg, Roland Dearing of Oakford, Harry Dearing, Jr. and Raymond Dearing, both of Chandlerville; 39 grand, 59 g-grand and three g-g-grandchildren; a brother: Roy Watkins of Chandlerville; four sisters: Mrs. Charlotte Adkins of Beardstown, Mrs. Maude Pschirrer of Canton, Mrs. Edith Evers of Ashland and Mrs. Ethel Fry of Chandlerville. Preceded by three sons.

DEATHERAGE, Bernice; b: 25Dec1906 (place not stated); d: 1978, Waverly, Il.; bu: Waverly, Il.; fa: Otis Deatherage; mo: Daisy Ashbaugh. Survived by an aunt: Mrs. Ruth Wepner of Springfield; and several cousins. Preceded by two brothers.

DEATHERAGE, Betty (Skeens); b: 17Feb1901, near Franklin, Il.; d: 5Feb1985, Taylorville, Il.; bu: Waverly, Il.; m: Henry Elvic Deatherage in 1917 (place not stated); fa: Emmett Skeens; mo: Ula Burch. Husband preceded in death in 1968. Survived by one daughter: Mrs. Robert (Margaret) Opolka of Taylorville; four sons: Lawrence and Lyndle Deatherage of Moline, Howard Deatherage of McAlister, Okla., and Earl Deatherage of Boone, Iowa; and two sisters: Ella Earls of Boise, Idaho and Helen Thomas of Union, Mo.; nine grand, 13 g-grand and two g-g-grandchildren.

DEATHERAGE, Darwin; b: 15Oct1889, Waverly, Il.; d: 29May1976, Jacksonville, Il.; bu: Waverly, Il.; m: Pansy Cannon on 13Feb1908 (place not stated); fa: Henry E. Deatherage; mo: Fannie Jolly. Wife preceded in death 18Feb1971. A former resident of Waverly, Il. Survived by a daughter: Mrs. Richard (Elva) Alloway of Trivoli; three sons; Don Melvin and Orval, all of Waverly; a brother: Ohyer of Beardstown; a half-sister: Julia Howard of Beardstown; and a half-brother: Reed Shipley of Centralia; nne grand and nine g-grandchildren.

DEATHERAGE, Fred E.; b: 24Aug1883, near Waverly, Il.; d: 18Jul1977, Jacksonville, Il.; bu: East Cemetery, Waverly, Il.; m: Marian Eve Sevier on 21Sep1904 (place not stated); fa: Charles Wesley Deatherage; mo: Carrie E. Gilpin. Wife preceded in death 5Nov1967. Survived by the following children: Mrs. Louis (Winifred) Hobaker of Mesa, Ariz., Wilbur L. Deatherage of Peoria, Mrs. Arthur Joy (Marian) French and Mrs. James L. (Lillian) Bunch, both of Jacksonville, and Dr. Fred E. Deatherage of Columbus, Ohio; four grandchildren: Maj. Fred Sevier Deatherage of Emmaus, Pa., Misses Margaret and Nan Deatherage of Columbus and Mrs. Loren Ray (Joy) Becker of Jacksonville; and four g-grandchildren. Preceded by two sisters: Mrs. George (Marie) Lansink and Mrs. Martin (Grace) Berry; and two brothers: Lester and Dr. Charles Floyd Deatherage.

DEATHERAGE, Fred E., Jr.; b: (not stated); d: 20Oct1986, Columbus, Ohio; bu: Cutler Cemetery, Cutler, Ohio; m: Nellie Lou Carothers (date and place not stated); fa: Fred E. Deatherage; mo: (not stated). A resident of Columbus, Ohio; was 73 years of age at death. Survived by his wife; a son: Lt. Col. Fred S. Deatherage with the Air Force in Sacramento, Calif.; two daughters: Margaret Sevier Deatherage of Green Drummond, England and Nan Deatherage O'Brien of Goldsboro, N.C.; two granddaughters; two grandsons; two sisters: Marian D. French of Jacksonville and Wiifred D. Hobaker of Mesa, Ariz.; and a brother: Wilbur L. Deatherage of Peoria. Preceded by a sister: Mrs. James (Lillian D.) Bunch.

DEATHERAGE, Harry O.; b: 26Oct1893, Jacksonville, Il.; d: 20Mar1986, Jacksonville, Il.; bu: Franklin, Il.; m: Mabel Florence Bryant on 22Jun1921 in Waverly, Il.; fa: Henry E. Deatherage; mo: Fanny Jolly. A former resident of Beardstown, Il. WWI vet. Survived by his wife; two sons: Albert L. of Marble Falls, Tex., and Harry O. of Novelty, Ohio; two daughters: Mrs. Eleanor L. Hagerty of Ft. Worth, Tex, and Mrs. Bert (June) Adair of Belen, N.M.; 17 grand and 12 g-grandchildren; and one sister: Mrs. Julia Howard of rural Beardstown. Preceded by four brothers and one sister.

DEATHERAGE, Julie (Reddington); b: 17May1913, Denver, Colo.; d: 6Dec1985, Peoria, Il.; bu: (cremated); m: Wilbur L. Deatherage on 20Jun1935 in Brooklyn, N.Y.; fa & mo: (not stated). She was the sister-in-law of Mrs. Marian D. French and Dr. James L. Bunch of Jacksonville.

DEATHERAGE, Mabel F. (Bryant); b: 16Dec1899, Morgan Co., Il.; d: 6May1989, Jacksonville, Il.; bu: Franklin, Il.; m: Harry Ohyer Deatherage on 22Jun1921 in Waverly, Il.; fa; Adrian Bryant; mo: Lulu Seymour. Husband preceded in death 20Mar1986. A former resident of Beardstown, Il. Survived by two sons: Albert L. of Marble Falls, Tex., and Harry O. of Preston, Ariz.; two daughters: Mrs. Eleanor L. Hagerty of Dallas, Tex., and Mrs. Bert (June) Adair of Belen, N.M.; 17 grand and 15 g-grandchildren; a brother: Dale Bryant of Jacksonville; four sisters: Mrs. Jessie Zenge, Mrs. Bessie Seymour and Mrs. Helen Cottay, all of Jacksonville, and Mrs. Aretha Geiseke of Lincoln, Neb.; and several nieces and nephews. Preceded by two sisters and one brother.

DEATHERAGE, Melvin "Speedy"; b: 12Oct1919, Waverly, Il.; d: 7Feb1991, Waverly, Il.; bu: East Cemetery, Jacksonville, Il.; m: Ermadean Luttrell on 8Sep1946 (place not stated); fa: Walter Darwin Deatherage; mo: Pansy Marie Price. WWII Army vet. Survived by his wife; one son: James Deatherage of Springfield; one daughter: Deborah Fromme of New Berlin; three grandchildren; and two brothers: Don Deatherage of Springfield and Orval Deatherage of Jacksonville. Preceded by two sisters.

DEATHERAGE, Wilbur L.; b: 2Jan1908, Waverly, Il.; d: 18Apr1991, Peoria, Il.; bu: Waverly, Il.; m: Julie Reddington on 20Jun1935 in Brooklyn, N.Y.; fa: Fred E. Deatherage; mo: Marian Sevier. Wife preceded in death 6Dec1985 in Peoria. A resident of Peoria, Il. Survived by two sisters: Mr. Arthur (Marian) French of Jacksonville and Mrs. Louis (Winifred) Hobaker of Mesa, Ariz.; and several nieces and nephews. Preceded by one sister and one brother.

DEATON, Edward E.; b: 13Mar1902, Jacksonville, Il.; d: 28Feb1995, Jacksonville, Il.; bu: Ebenezer Cemetery, Morgan Co., Il.; m: (not stated); fa: Edward A. Deaton; mo: Tency Baxter. Survived by two sons: Albert of Beardstown and William of Jacksonville; one daughter: Viola Crawford of Baytown, Tex.; seven grad and nine g-grandchildren; and two sisters: Mrs. John (Betty) Cash of Harlington, Tex., and Mrs. Les (Margaret) Griffith of Homewood. Preceded by one brother and two sisters.

DEATON, James R. "Bob"; b: 1Feb1916, Jacksonville, Il.; d: 16Oct1991, Battle Creek, Mich.; bu: Memorial Park Cemetery, Battle Creek, Mich.; m: Maxine M. Haver on 8Aug1942 (place not stated); fa: Edward Deaton; mo: Tency Baxter. A former resident of Jacksonville, Il. WWII Army vet.

DEATON, Madrona O. (Werries); b: 14Dec1909, Morgan Co., Il.; d: 30Jul1990, Jacksonville, IL.; bu: Diamond Grove Cemetery, Jacksonville, Il.; (not stated); fa: Henry Werries; mo: Anna Coester. Survived by two sons: Albert Deaton of Beardstown and William Deaton of Jacksonville; one daughter: Viola Crawford of Baytown, Tex.; wo bothers: Adolphus Werries and Ernest Werries, both of Jacksonville; seven grand and three g-grandchildren. Preceded by one sister: Inez Werries.

DEAVER, Everett; b: 21Nov1918, Noeton, Tenn.; d: 6Mar1982, Jacksonville, Il.; bu: (not stated); m: Lily Mae Crews on 26Jan1938 in Rutledge, Tenn.; fa: William Wiley Deaver; mo: Cynthia Jane Allen. A resident of Chapin, Il. WWII vet. Survived by his wife; a son: Jackie Everett of Frederick; a daughter: Mrs. Richard Coy (Joyce Marie) Horrer of Jacksonville; two sisters: Willie Mae Spires of Knoxville, Tenn., and Biddie Victoria Turley of Morristown, Tenn.; five grand and two g-grandchildren.

DEBANO, Irene (Myers); b: 16Nov1905, South Otter, Macoupin Co., Il.; d: 16Sep1988, Virden, Il.; bu: Virden, Il.; m: Albert Debano on 29Jun1945, Virden, Il.; fa: John Lemuel Myers; mo: Edna Ethel England. Husband preceded in death 23Jan1986. Survived by one brother: Donald Myers of Auburn; and one sister: Mrs. Harvey (June) Gardner of Jacksonville.

DEBO, Aline R.; b: 26May1923, Harrisburg, Il.; d: 19Apr1992, Rushville, Il.; bu: Rushville, Il.; fa: Henry C. Debo, Sr.; mo: Goldie M. Talley. A resident of Springfield; formerly of Rushville, Il. Survived by a sister: Violet Brooks of Rushville; and a brother: Henry C., Jr. of Yellville, Ark.

DeBOER, Clara I. (Mitchell); b: 9Jun1922, Roodhouse, Il.; d: 13Jun1982, Carrollton, Il.; bu: Fernwood Cemetery, Roodhouse, Il.; m: John DeBoer on 24Jun1942 in Chicago, Il.;fa: Victor Mitchell; mo: Anna Dolan. A resident of Roodhouse, Il. Survived by her husband; two brothers: P. E. Mitchell of Roodhouse and R. A. Mitchell of Lakeland, Fla.; three sisters: Leona March of Justice, Margaret Gehlert of East Alton, and Mrs. Frank (Jeanette) DeCook of Chicago. Preceded by three brothers and two sisters.

DeBOER, John C.; b: 20Jun1922, Chicago, Il.; d: 2May1992, Cloverdale, Ind.; bu: Fernwood Cemetery, Roodhouse Il.; m: Mary Helen Fidler Beamon on 26Nov1982 (place not stated); fa: John DeBoer; mo: Amelia Schwomeyer. WWII Navy vet. Survived by his wife; two step-daughters: Connie Gaston of Indianapolis and Eugenia Price of West Charles, Pa.; and four step-grandchildren.

DECK, Anna Catherine (Hoehn); b: 26Feb1899, Baltimore, Md.; d: 12Apr1983, Winchester, IL.; bu: Fernwood Cemetery, Roodhouse, Il.; m: Russell O. Deck on 1Jun1919 in Baltimore, Md.; fa: Henry Hoehn; mo: Kathy (surname not stated). Husband preceded in death 23Oct1969. A former resident of Roodhouse, Il. Survived by the following children: R. O. Deck, Jr. of Palo Alto, Calif., Mrs. Andrew (Anna) Harvilla of St. Louis, and Mrs. Darrell (Elinora) Evans of Roodhouse; eleven grand and 12 g-grandchildren. Preceded by a sister and a brother.

DECK, Clifton H.; b: 1Aug1906, Vermillion Co., Il.; d: 11Mar1985, Lincoln, Il.; bu: Rossville, Il.; m: Retha Roberts on 5May1930 in Alvin, Il.; fa: Peter Deck; mo: Effie Irvin. Survived by his wife; a son: James of Jacksonville; two daughters: Alice Parker of Aurora and Caroline Leslie of Lincoln; none grand and six g-grandchildren; and a brother: Clarence Deck of Rossville. Preceded by a brother and a sister.

DECK, Mary Elizabeth (Masterson); b: 6Feb1923, Birkenhead, Cheshire, England; d: 8Oct1992, Palo Alton, Calif.; bu: Palo Alto, Calif.; m: R. O. Deck on 30Jun1845 in Birkenhead, England; fa: James Masterson; mo: Mary E. (surname not stated). Survived by her husband; three daughters: Elizabeth Johnson of Sunnyvale, Calif., Patrick Deck of Palo Alton, Calif., and Denise Romine of Manteca, Calif.; grandchildren; and a sister-in-law: Elinora Evans of rural Roodhouse, Il. Preceded in death by her parents; two daughters: Marie and Margaret; and a brother: Patrick.

DECK, Russell O.; b: 16Jun1920, Roodhouse, Il.; d: 15Dec1995 in Palo Alto, Calif.; bu: (Ashes scattered at sea; name added on family monument in Alta Messa Cemetery with those of his late wife and daughter, Marie Roller); m: Mary Elizabeth Masterson on 30Jun1945 in Birkenhead, Cheshire, England; fa: Russell O. Black; mo: Anna Hoehn. Wife preceded in death 10Oct1992. WWII Royal Canadian Air Force vet. Survived by three daughters: Elizabeth (husband, Steve) Johnson of Sunnyvale, Calif., Pat Deck of Palo Alto, Calif., and Darlene (husband, Ken) Romine of Manteca, Calif.; six grand, five step-grand and five g-grandchildren; and two sisters: Ann Harvilla of Hazelwood, Mo. and Elinora Evans of Roodhouse. Preceded by his parents; and two daughters: Mary Catherine and an infant, Mary Margaret.

DECKER, Albert; b: 5Aug1893, Morgan Co., Il.; d: 10Oct1979, Danville, Il. (Vet's Hospital); bu: East Cemetery, Jacksonville, Il.; fa: James Decker; mo: Margaret Lilles. A resident of Jacksonville, Il. WWII vet. Survived by a sister: Dolly Collins of Springfield; and several nieces and nephews.

DECKER, Alberta L. (Westrope); b: 4Jan1907, Peoria, Il.; d: 8Aug1988, Springfield, Il.; bu: (cremated); m: Harry K. Decker (date and place not stated); fa & mo: (not stated). Husband preceded in death in 1983. A resident of Florida; formerly of Jacksonville, Il. Survived by a brother: Frank M. Westrope of Little Rock, Ark.; three nieces: Beverly Wells, Martha L. Gantt and Mary J. Miller, all of Springfield; and two nephews: David L. Decker of Belleville and Edwin Decker of Springfield.

DECKER, Alene J. (Fernandes); b: 27Oct1904, Jacksonville, Il.; d: 22Mar1978. Springfield, Il.; bu: Oak Ridge Cemetery, Springfield, Il.; m: Gilbert Decker on 4Feb1928 in Springfield, Il.; fa: David Fernandes; mo: Lora Souza. Survived by her husband; these children: Edwin, Mrs. William (Mary) Miller and Mrs. Darrell (Beverly) Wells, all of Springfield, David of Belleville and Ms. Richard (Martha) Gantt of Cantrell; and 12 grandchildren.

DECKER, Alta (Crum); b: 17Jan1906, near Literberry, Il.; d: 31Aug1987, Jacksonville, Il.; bu: Arcadia, Il.; m: Raymond E. Decker on 24Jun1950 (place not stated); fa: William H. Crum; mo: Martha E. Gilpin. Husband preceded in death 9Jan1984. Preceded in death by a sister; Wilma.

DECKER, Anna Louise (Monroe); b: 12Apr1910, Hillview Il.; d: 9Sep1978, Jacksonville, Il.; bu: Pine Tree Cemetery, Patterson, Il.; m: (not stated); fa: George Monroe; mo: Kathe Powell. A resident of White Hall, Il. Survived by three children: Mrs. Charles (Ursadene) O. Hanson of Roodhouse, Mrs. Bernell (Guyla) Camden of Alton and Emily Dawdy of Jerseyville; a sister: Alice McCosland of Versailles, Mo.; 13 grand and seven g-grandchildren. Preceded by two daughters; two sisters; three brothers; a grandchild and a g-grandchild.

DECKER, Betty C. (Sellers); b: 20Nov1924, Jacksonville, Il.; d: 3Jul1987, Jacksonville, Il.; bu: Yatesville Cemetery, near Prentiss, Il.; m: Leonard Alvin Decker on 8Jan1949 in Jacksonville, Il.; fa: Leroy Sellers; mo: Frances Dyer. Husband preceded in death 17Jul1985. Survived by her mother: Mrs. Frances Sellers of Jacksonville; one daughter: Mrs. Cherie Sullivan of Jacksonville; three sons: David Decker and Greg Decker, both of Jacksonville, and John Decker of Quincy; 10 grandchildren; one brother: Larry Sellers of Jacksonville. Preceded by two brothers: James and Charles.

DECKER, Carolyn Victoria; b: 1Aug1889 (place not stated); d: 24May1990, Jacksonville, Il.; bu: East Cemetery, Jacksonville, Il.; m: Roy Decker (date and place not stated); fa & mo: (not stated). Husband preceded in death in 1958. Survived by a nephew: John O'Dell of Elgin; a niece: Esta Lee Anderson of rural Jacksonville; and several others nieces and nephews in the area, including Mrs. Jack (Shirey) Gish of Jacksonville and Mrs. Harvey (Juanita) McGlasson of rural Jacksonville. Preceded by two sisters.

DECKER, Charles, Jr.; b: 9Aug1917, Ashland, Il.; d: 29Mar1986, Springfield, Il.; bu: Ashland, Il.; fa: Charles Decker, Sr.; mo: Georgia Combs. WWII Air Force vet. Survived by two brothers: Donald and Russell, both of Jacksonville; three sisters: Mrs. Floyd (Lillian) Sunderland of Murrayville, Louise Welch and Mrs. William (Betty) Dixon, both of Jacksonville; and several nieces and nephews. Preceded by one brother; two sisters; one step-brother; and one step-sister.

DECKER, Dale Z.; b: 11Jan1924, Jacksonville, Il.; d: 23Jul1984, Jacksonville, Il.; bu: Memorial Lawn Cemetery, Jacksonville, Il.; m: Rosalie Barfield (date and place not stated); fa: Lyman Decker; mo: Phyllis Starr. WWII vet. Survived by two sons: Gary L. and Ron D. of Jacksonville; seven grandchildren; two sisters: Mrs. Stella Singer of Springfield and Mrs. Norman Martin of Franklin; three brothers: Elmer of Jacksonville, Nelson and Rollin, both of Ft. Worth, Tex. Preceded by three brothers and one sister.

DECKER, Elmer L. "Bud"; b: 1Nov1912, Jacksonville, Il.; d: 5Dec1988, Jacksonville, Il.; bu: Sadorus Grove Cemetery, Sadorus, Il.; m: Maxine Webel (date and place not stated); fa: Lyman Decker; mo: Phyllis Starr. WWII Navy vet. Survived by his wife; four sons: Elmer L. "Herb" of Decatur, Perry D. of Urbana, Marvin E. of Sadorus and Wendel L. Decker of Spokane, Wash.; a daughter: Mrs. Don (Peggy J.) Munds of Champaign; 12 grandchildren; three step-grandchildren; one g-grandchild; two brothers: Nelson Decker of Jacksonville and Rollin Decker of Carlinville; two sisters: Mrs. Stella Singer of Springfield and Mrs. Norma Martin of Jacksonville; and several nieces and nephews. Preceded by his parents; four brothers; and one sister.

DECKER, Donald Eugene; b: 10May1928, Jacksonville, Il.; d: 10Dec1994, Jacksonville, Il.; bu: East Cemetery, Jacksonville, Il.; m: Helen L. Brady on 23Aug1950 in Jacksonville, Il.; fa: Charles Decker, Sr.; mo: Jenny Davis. Survived by his wife; six daughters: Mrs. Michael (Debra) Carl of Simi Valley, Calif., Mrs. Bill (Alicia) Rhea of Arenzville, Mrs. Frank (Rebecca) Zito and Mrs. Gary (Biancca) Bean, both of Lodi, Calif., Mrs. Michael (Kimberly) Ostenburg of Jacksonville and Mrs. Russ (Amanda) McCann of Windsor, Calif.; 15 grand and five g-grandchildren; one brother: Russell Decker of Jacksonville; one sister: Betty Dixon of Jacksonville; and several nieces and nephews. Preceded by three brothers: James and Charles Decker and John Evans; and four sisters: Louise Welch, Jeanette Decker, Kathleen Dickerson and Lillian Sunderland.

DECKER, Enoch O.; b: 8Nov1913, Caddo, Okla.; d: 21Jul1979, Chicago, Il.; bu: Sheldon's Grove Cemetery; m: Hazel Miller on 5Sep1936 in Rushville, Il.; fa: Bert Decker; mo: Sarah Waller. A resident of rural Table Grove, Il. WWII Navy vet. Survived by his wife; two sons: Roger Decker of Aurora and Gerald Decker of Elburn; a daughter: Christine, at home; six grandchildren; a brother: Russell Decker of Aurora; and a sister: Mrs. Alva Shouse of Centralia

DECKER, Esther Louise (Reynolds); b: 21Jun1927, Waverly, Il.; d: 24May1988, Carlinville, Il.; bu: Bethel Ridge Cemetery, east of Carlinville, Il.; m: 1) Hubert Weaver; and 2) Rolling R. Decker (dates and places not stated); fa: Clarence Edward Reynolds; mo: Lucinda Dodge. 1st husband preceded in death. A former resident of Jacksonville and Waverly. Survived by her husband; three sons: Edward Dean Weaver and Richard Allen Weaver, both of Carlinville, and Rodney Decker of Springfield; a daughter: Judy Ann Decker of Carlinville; two step-children: Rollin Gene Decker of Albuquerque, N.M., and Janet Broadhackers of Decatur; three grand and four step-grandchildren; and three sisters: Elsie DeLong and Edna Henke, both of Waverly, and Eva Reynolds of Jacksonville. Preceded by a sister: Edith Bradley; and a brother: James Reynolds.

DECKER, Eva E. (Slater); b: 16Jan1894, Jacksonville, Il.; d: 12Sep1989, Phoenix, Ariz.; bu: Diamond Grove Cemetery, Jacksonville, Il.; m: 1) Clarence Ingoldsby; and 2) Albert Decker (dates and places not stated); fa: David H. Slater; mo: Mary Wake. 1st husband died in 1936; 2nd died in 1956. A former resident of Jacksonville. Survived by a niece: Mrs. Doris McNier of Jacksonville; and several great-nieces and nephews. Preceded by a brother: David Slater; a sister: Beulah Slater; and a niece: Virginia Reeve.

DECKER, Everet; b: (not stated); d: 18Jan1978 (place not stated); bu: St. Louis, Mo.; fa & mo: (not stated). A resident of St. Louis, Mo. No survivors listed. Word of the death was received by her sister-in-law: Mrs. Paul (Vivian) Schildman of 117 South Diamond, Jacksonville, Il.

DECKER, F. Howell; b: 7Apr1900, Mt. Vernon, Il.; d: 9May1984, Pittsfield, Il.; bu: Catholic Cemetery, Mt. Sterling, Il.; m: Mary Kunkel on 3Aug1940 in St. Louis, Mo.; fa: Isaac Decker; mo: Jenny Howell. A resident of Mt. Sterling, Il. Survived by his wife; two nieces and three nephews. Preceded by two brothers and a sister.

DECKER, George K.; b: 17Feb1910, Alexander, Il.; d: 10Apr1976, Jacksonville, Il.; bu: Yatesville Cemetery; m: Viola Wyman (date and place not stated); fa: Martin Decker; mo: Bessie Smith. Wife preceded in death. Survived by a daughter: Mrs. Joseph Carley Davis of Rockford; three grandchildren; one g-grandchild; two brothers: Alvin and Lloyd, both of Jacksonville. Preceded by two brothers.

DECKER, Gertrude (McFarland); b: 25Mar1892, Literberry, Il.; d: 22Oct1976, Jacksonville, Il.; bu: East Cemetery, Jacksonville; m: George O. Decker on 23May1911 (place not stated); fa: Robert McFarland; mo: Rebecca Duckwiler. Husband preceded in death 8Jun1961. A resident of Literberry, Il. Survived by the following ten children: Alice Willis of Jacksonville, Mrs. Glenn (Clarice) Mason of Pekin, John of Literberry, Raymond of Grand Blanc, Michigan, Mrs. James (Opal) Tucker of Literberry, Mrs. Francis (Mildred) Tucker of Jacksonville, Albert of Creve Coeur, Mrs. Bill (Ruth) Decker of Pekin, Mrs. Robert (Mary) Bell of Virginia and June Anders of Jacksonville; 20 grand, 29 g-grand and 16 g-g-grandchildren. Preceded by two children and was the last surviving member of her family.

DECKER, Gilbert D.; b: 13Sep1903, Jacksonville, Il.; d: 26Jan1984, Springfield, Il.; bu: Oak Ridge Cemetery, Springfield, Il.; m: Alene Fernandes (date and place not stated); fa: Mitchell Dicker; mo Delia Fernandes. Wife preceded in death 22Mar1978. WWI Army vet. Survived by two sons: Edwin Decker of Springfield and David Decker of Belleville; three daughters: Mrs. Mary Miller of Springfield, Mrs. Martha Gantt of Cantrell and Mrs. Beverly Wells of Springfield; 12 grandchildren and one g-grandchild.

DECKER, Harry K.; b: (date not stated), Jacksonville, Il.; d: 25Apr1983, Ft. Myers, Fla.; bu: Florida; m: Alberta (surname and date/place of marriage not stated); fa: Mitch Decker; mo: Delia (surname not stated). Survived by his wife; one brother: Gilbert Decker of Springfield; three nieces and two nephews.

DECKER, Howard C.; b: 13May1927, Manchester, Il.; d: 18Jan1987, White Hall, Il.; bu: Glasgow, Il.; m: Patsy Powell on 8May1974 in Hillview, Il.; fa: (not stated); mo: Sophia Bell. A resident of Hillview, Il. Survived by his wife; two half-brothers: Kenneth Brown of Wood River and Jesse Brown of Roselle, N.J.; five half-sisters: Lois Allen of Jacksonville, Nita Rose of Normal, Bernice of Jacksonville and Anna Mae and Viola of Springfield; three step-brothers: George Brown of Wood River, Harry Russell Brown of Cottage Hills and Vern Allan Brown of Cottage Hills; three step-sisters: Nellie Heaton of California, Noreen Ingram of Alsey and Catherine Boes of Winchester. Preceded by his mother: Sophia Bell Decker Brown; one brother; one step-brother; and one step-sister.

DECKER, John H.; b: 17Jan1937, Alton, Il.; d: 4Apr1988, Jacksonville, Il.; bu: (Cremated); m: Pauline Smith (date and place not stated); fa: Harry M. Decker; mo: Dolly Hughes. Korean War vet. Survived by three daughters: Michele Decker of Macon, Ga., Rita Decker of Gaffney, S.C., and Sharon Decker-Bailey of Salisbury, N.C.; two grandchildren; one brother: Mike Cummings, who is serving with the U.S. Navy; and one uncle: Lloyd Decker of Jacksonville. Preceded by his parents; one sister: Mary Grace Dalton; and two brothers: Charles Krueger and William Decker.

DECKER, L. Alvin "Al"; b: 9Oct1918, Ashland, Il.; d: 17Jul1985, Jacksonville, Il.; bu: Yatesville Cemetery; m: Betty Sellers on 8Jan1949, Jacksonville, Il.; fa: Martin Decker; mo: Bessie Smith. WWII vet. Survived by his wife; three sons: David Decker of Jacksonville John Decker of Quincy and Greg Decker of Jacksonville; one daughter: Cherie Sullivan of Jacksonville; 10 grandchildren; and one brother: Lloyd Decker of Jacksonville. Preceded by one sister and three brothers.

DECKER, Lillie (Willis); b: 24Apr1890, Kentucky; d: 13May1984, Morrison, Il.; bu: Union Chapel Cemetery, near Girard, Il.; m: Charles Decker (date and place not stated); fa: Isaac Willis; mo: Josephine Goff. Husband preceded in death in 1963. A resident of Erie. Survived by four sons: Randall Decker and Aubrey Decker, both of Erie, Charles Decker of Jacksonville and Carlos Decker of Aberdeen, S.D.; 13 grand and 19 g-grandchildren; three sisters: Ethel McClure and Ruby Wolfe, both of Litchfield, Ky., and Martine Helmright of Pennsylvania.

DECKER, Linda (Varble); b: 1Oct1939, Green Co., Il.; d: 23Oct1991, Alton, Il.; bu: Mt. Gilead Cemetery; m: William H. Decker on 9May1959 in St. Louis, Mo.; fa: Ruben Varble; mo: Lena Tillery. A resident of Greenfield, Il. Survived by her husband; three daughters: Dixie Harr and Becky Decker, both of Greenfield, and Connie Shewmaker of Las Vegas; two sons: Steve Decker of Alton and Stanley Decker of Belleville; five grandchildren; four sisters: Juanita Wells of White Hall, Lavina Henson of East Alton, Marjorie Burger of Wayne City and Hazel Behr of St. Louis; and one brother: Clayton Varble of Kane. Preceded by five brothers: Earl, Ruben K., Adrian W., Edgar R., and Harold E. Varble.

DECKER, Mary Louise (Kunkel); b: (date not stated), Mt. Sterling, Il.; d: 29May1988, Springfield, Il.; bu: Catholic Cemetery, Mt. Sterling, Il.; m: F. Howell Decker on 3Aug1940 in St. Louis, Mo.; fa: Frank Joseph Kunkel; mo: Margaret Comerford. Husband preceded in death 9May1984. A resident of Pittsfield, Il. Survived by a brother: Lavern J. Kunkel of Quincy; a sister: Geneva Seckman of Mt. Sterling; and several nieces, nephews and cousins. Preceded by a brother: Lozelle in 1973; and a sister: Moneta Shank on 1Aug1969.

DECKER, Maude Alice (Johnson); b: 4Aug1887, Knoxville, Il.; d: 8Mar1978, Jacksonville, Il.; bu: Chapin, Il.; m: Arthur Decker (date and place not stated); fa: Patrick Johnson; mo: (not stated). Husband preceded in death in August, 1959. Survived by these children: Russell of Amarillo, Tex., Dorothy Meyers and Mildred Christianson, both of Jacksonville, and Virginia Strahan of Aurora, Colo.; four grand and six g-grandchildren; a brother: Carl Johnson of Powell, Tenn., and three sisters: Beulah Flynn of Jacksonville, Gladys Barnes of Springfield and Myrtle Reed of Freeport, Ind.

DECKER, Phyllis O. (Starr); b: 25Aug1889, Ann Arbor, Mich.; d: 2Oct1982, Jacksonville, Il.; bu: Diamond Grove Cemetery, Jacksonville, Il.; m: Lyman Decker in 1909 (date and place not stated); fa: James Starr; mo: Stella Backus. Husband preceded in death 6Dec1974. Survived by two daughters: Mrs. Spizz (Stella) Singer and Mrs. Harry (Norma) Keirle, both of Springfield; four sons: Elmer of Sadorus, Nelson and Rollin, both of Fort Worth, Tex., and Dale of Jacksonville; 25 grand, 54 g-grand and 10 g-g-grandchildren. Preceded by three sons, a daughter, four sisters, and a brother.

DECKER, Randall; b: 31Jan1915, Decker, Ky.; d: 15Nov1992, Erie, Il.; bu: Union Chapel Cemetery, Girard, Il.; fa: Charles Decker; mo: Lily Willis. A former resident of Jacksonville, Il. Survived by two brothers: Aubrey Decker of Prophetstown and Charles Decker of Jacksonville; and several nieces and nephews. Preceded by one brother: Carlos Decker; and one sister: Imogene Hodges.

DECKER, Randy Lynn "Shaboo"; b: 1Sep1992, Jacksonville, Il.; d: 9Jun1995, Springfield, Il.; bu: East Cemetery, Jacksonville, Il.; fa: Randy Livingston; mo: Kathy Medlock. Survived by his parents; a step-father: Clifton Don Slater of Jacksonville; two brothers: Antonio Medlock and Jonathan Moore, at home; one sister: Tasha Decker, at home; paternal grandmothers: Mrs. Virginia Livingston of Chadwick and Mrs. Frankie Slater of Jacksonville; and maternal grandparents: Rose Deck of Jacksonville and Ronald Decker, Sr. of Jacksonville.

DECKER, Raymond E.; b: 6Apr1920, Literberry, Il.; d: 9Jan1984, Jacksonville, Il.; bu: Arcadia Cemetery; m: Alta Crum on 24Jun1950 in Literberry, Il.; fa: George O. Decker; mo: Gertrude McFarland. WWII vet. Survived by his wife; seven sisters: Mrs. Alice Willis of Jacksonville, Mrs. Clarice Bell of Pekin, Mrs. Ruth Decker and Mrs. Opal Tucker, both of Literberry, Mildred Tucker and June Anders, both of Jacksonville, Mary Decker of Virginia; and two brothers: John of Literberry and Albert of Creve Coeur. Preceded by one brother.

DECKER, Russell E.; b: (not stated); d: 15Jan1983, Amarillo, Tex.; bu: Claredon, Tex.; m: (not stated); fa: Edward Decker; mo: Maude (surname not stated). A former resident of Jacksonville, Il.; was 72 years of age at death. WWII Air Force vet. Survived by his wife and the following sisters: Dortha Massey and Mildred Christensen of Jacksonville and Virginia Strahan of Aurora, Colo.; and several nieces and nephews.

DECKER, Russell P.; b: 12Apr1908, Lehigh, Okla.; d: 5Jul1987, Aurora, Il.; bu: North Cemetery, Arenzville, IL.; m: Dorothy A. Turner on 27Mar1937 in Palmyra, Mo.; fa: Burt Oliver Decker; mo: Sarah Ann Waller. A resident of Montgomery, Il. Survived by his wife; two sons: John O. Decker and George Russell Decker, both of Aurora; and seven grandchildren. Preceded by one daughter: Ava Opal Shouse; and one son: James Luther Decker.

DEE, Darlene Wanda (Maddix); b: 9Sep1922, Roodhouse, Il.; d: 23Mar1985, Jacksonville, Il.; bu: St. Bartholomew Catholic Cemetery, Murrayville, Il.; m: Louis Dee (date and place not stated); fa: Hal Maddix; mo: Nellie Pilkington. Husband preceded in death. A former resident of White Hall, Il. Survived by two daughters: Mrs. Darrell (Mary) Dean of Jacksonville and Mrs. Kevin (Patti) Jennings of Roodhouse; and two grandsons. Preceded by a son: William Louis and one grandson.

DEE, Louis Anthony; b: 7Aug1914, Bloomington, Il.; d: 5Feb1981, Jacksonville, Il.; bu: St. Bartholomew Cemetery, Murrayville, Il.; m: Darlene Maddix (date and place not stated); fa: John Dee; mo: Elizabeth Grimes. A resident of Roodhouse, Il. Survived by his wife; two daughters: Mrs. Darrell (Mary) Dean of Jacksonville and Mrs. Kevin (Patty) Jennings of Roodhouse; two grandchildren; and a sister: Mrs. J. R. (Louise) Kaveney of Peoria. Preceded by one son and two sisters.

DEEDER, Audrey (Hazelrigg); b: 2Jun1932, Hardin, Il.; d: 16Nov1996, Pittsfield, Il.; bu: (not stated); m: Kermit C. Deeder on 17Nov1950, in Pittsfield, Il.; fa: Clinton V. Hazelrigg; mo: Ruth Flowers. A resident of Griggsville, Il. Survived by her husband; a daughter: Mrs. Bob (Martha) Hull of Griggsville; three sons: Monty and Pete (wife, Shelby), both of Griggsville, and David (wife, Teresa) of New Salem; 13 grandchildren; and two sisters: Mrs. Harold (Bernadine) Lawber of Griggsville and Mrs. Elmo (Peggy) Deeder of Pleasant Hill. Preceded by a grandson; and a brother: Carl Hazelrigg.

DEEDER, Cullen R.; b: 14Nov1890, Fairmount, Il.; d: 10Jan1977, Pittsfield, Il.; bu: Kurfman Cemetery; m: (not stated); fa: James H. Deeder; mo: Louise Ecklebarger. A resident of Griggsville Il. WWI vet. Survived by the following children: Mrs. Dorothy Stinson and Mrs. Deloris Gooud, both of Pittsfield, Kermit Deeder of Griggsville, Leaton E. Deeder of Jacksonville and Elmo Deeder of Pittsfield; 11 grand and eight g-grandchildren; one sister: Mrs. Hazel Flinn of Perry; and one brother: Orville Deeder of Macomb; and several nieces and nephews.

DEEDER, James H.; b: 17Dec1918, Chambersburg, Il.; d: 3Nov1978, Galena, Il.; bu: Winchester, Il.; m: Leona Roth (date and place not stated); fa: J. Herman Deeder; mo: Zella Winner. A resident of Jacksonville. Survived by his wife; these children: Mrs. Wayne (Joyce) Eldridge of Cyprus, Calif., Gary Clonts of Oklahoma City, Okla., David Clonts of Broken Arrow, Okla., James D. Deeder of Broken Arrow, Okla., Lorena Kay McDougal of Springfield, Mo., Norman Deeder of Winchester and Mary Mansfield of Jacksonville; 12 grand and two g-grandchildren; and five sisters: Mrs. Roy (Rachel) Snow of Winchester, Mrs. Harold (Imogene) Smith of East Alton, Mrs. Leroy Norton of Milton, Mrs. Sam (Maxine) Briscoe of White Hall and Mrs. Jay (Joan) Claus of Pittsfield. Preceded by a daughter: Connie; and two brothers.

DEEDER, Lena E. (Fox); b: 27Dec1903, Pike Co., Il.; d:20Apr1995, Pittsfield, Il.; bu: Woodland Cemetery, Fishhook, Il.; m: Cullen R. Deeder on 17Apr1920 (place not stated); fa: Eldridge Fox; ;mo: Addie Ewing. Husband preceded in death 10Jan1977. Survived by two daughters: Dorothy Stinson and Delores Gooud, both of Pittsfield; three sons: Elma Deeder of Pittsfield, Kermit Deeder of Griggsville and Gene Deeder of Jacksonville; 11 grand, 22 g-grand and several step-g-grandchildren; one sister: Mrs. George (Lela) Spellman; and several nieces and great-nephews. Preceded by an infant sister; two nieces; four grandchildren; and two g-grandchildren.

DEEDER, Norine (Patton); b: 24Feb1934, Ky.; d: 25Jul1979, Jacksonville, Il.; bu: East Cemetery, Jacksonville, Il.; m: Leaton Deeder (date and place not stated); fa: Louis Patton; mo: Eunice Rigney. Survived by her husband; her father of Jacksonville; one daughter: Mrs. George N. (Patricia) O'Connell of Jacksonville; two brothers and two sisters: Leroy Patton of Hargate, Tenn., Russell Patton of Springfield, Grace Hymes of Chapin and Lynda Neff of Jacksonville. Preceded by her mother: Eunice Rigney Smith.

DEEMER, Florence (Cooper); b: 19Aug1910, near Summer Hill, Il.; d: 25Aug1992, Barry, Il.; bu: West Cemetery, Pittsfield, Il.; m: Carl Deemer on 26Dec1942 (place not stated); fa: Emmett Cooper; mo: Julia Cox. A resident of Pittsfield, Il. Survived by her husband; one brother: Ace Cooper of Los Angeles; and three nephews. Preceded by one brother: Lewis Cooper.

DEEN, Carl J.; b: 7Aug1917, Scott Co., Il.; d: 9Nov1982, Jacksonville, Il.; bu: Manchester, Il.; m: (not stated); fa: Joseph Deen; mo: Anna Belle Coumbes. Survived by two daughters: Mrs. Dennis (Kathy) McCarry of Jacksonville and Mrs. Caroline Ulrich of Cedar Hill, Mo.; two grandchildren; a brother: Thomas Deen of Alton; three sisters: Mrs. Ethel Cardwell of Murrayville; Mrs. Joe (Mildred) Garner of Greenfield; and Mrs. Harold (Ruby) Orten of Jacksonville. Preceded by a grandson, a brother, and two sisters.

DEEN, Eleanor L. (Vinyard); b: 29Feb1924, Roodhouse, Il.; d: 11Jan1990, Jacksonville, Il.; bu: Diamond Grove Cemetery Mausoleum, Jacksonville, Il.; m: (not stated); fa: Charles Vinyard; mo: Ilah Roe. Survived by two daughters: Mrs. Dennis (Kathy) McCarry of Jacksonville and Carolyn Ulrich of Roodhouse; a brother: Robert Vinyard of Roodhouse; three sisters: Pauline Ballard of Roodhouse, Virginia Elliott of Granite City and Maxine Ingraham of San Jose, Calif.; two grandchildren: Kimberly McCarry of Jacksonville and Karla Hill of Roodhouse; and two g-grandchildren. Preceded by a brother: John Vinyard; and two sisters: Betty Vinyard and Helen Hudson.

DEEN, Lou Emma (Wright); b: 28Mar1905, Murrayville, Il.; d: 6May1995, Jacksonville, Il.; bu: Murrayville, Il.; m: Harry Deen on 7Aug1929 (place not stated); fa: Cyrus Wright; mo: Ethel Beadles. Husband preceded in death 27Sep1969. Survived by one son: Ted (wife, Mary Christine) Deen of Jacksonville; and five grandchildren. Preceded by two brothers and six sisters.

DEERING, Charles B.; b: 21Jul1906, Farmer City, Il.; d: 11Sep1991, Monticello, Il.; bu: Bement Cemetery; m: Eva J. Price on 24Jan1928 in Hillsboro, Il.; fa: Leroy Deering; mo: Luevetta Crews. Wife preceded in death 6Aug1988. A resident of Monticello; formerly of Decatur, Il. Survived by two sons: Donald Deering of Oakley and Gene Deering of Decatur; a daughter: Mary Stickrod of Monticello; three grand and three g-grandchildren; a brother: Ruth Roller of Gravel Switch, Ky., and Pearl Hall of Louisville, Ky. Preceded by two sons, a daughter, a grandson and a brother.

DEETER, Delbert "Deb"; b: 13Jun1920, Fishhook, Il.; d: 2Jul1989, Quincy, Il.; bu: Griggsville, Il.; m: Lena Radefeld on 29Mar1952 in Palmyra, Mo.; fa: Rollie Deeter; mo: Alvia Parrick. WWII Army vet. Survived by his wife; one step-daughter: Mrs. Louis (Mary Jean) Kemper of Winchester; one step-son: Charles L. Kurtz of Griggsville; seven step-grand and three step-g-grandchildren; one sister; and two brothers: Billie and Elmer Deeter of Jerseyville. Preceded by his parents, one brother and three step-grandchildren.

DeFRATES, Arthur B.; 18Oct1913, Jacksonville, Il.; d: 10Feb1992, Lansing, Mich.; bu: (not stated); m: Isabelle Kelly (date and place not stated); fa: John DeFrates; mo: Blanche Baldwin. A resident of Charlotte, Mich. Survived by his wife; five children: David and Patricia, both of California, and Douglas, Michael and Phillip, all of Michigan; a brother: Wilbur G. DeFrates of Jacksonville; and four sisters: Fern, Barbara Ann, Lucretia and Geraldine, all of California. Preceded by a brother: John DeFrates; and a sister: Helen Hudson.

DeFRATES, Clifford; b: 20Jun1886, Jacksonville, Il.; d: 8Mar1977, Jacksonville, Il.; bu: Ebenezer Cemetery; m: Nancy Carson on 18Aug1909 in Jacksonville, Il.; fa: Antonio DeFrates; mo: Frances (surname not stated). Wife preceded in death 15Jul1972. Survived by two sons: Paul and Harold, both of Jacksonville; a daughter: Mrs. Tom (Hazel) Dickman of Jacksonville; seven grand and 15 g-grandchildren.

DeFRATES, Dale Wayne; b: 2May1933, Jacksonville, Il.; d: 14Dec1981, Jacksonville, IL.; bu: Ebenezer Cemetery; m: Jeanette Joy on 30May1954 in Chapin, Il.; fa: Paul DeFrates; mo: Lucille Day. Navy vet. Survived by his wife; daughters: Mrs. Bruce (Denise) Amdal of Abilene, Tex., Mrs. Robert (Valerie) Meller and Mrs. Don (Lucinda) McDaniel, both at home; a son: Christopher M., at home; a brother: Kenneth of Jacksonville; a sister: Mrs. James (Marilyn) Reynolds of Jacksonville; his maternal grandmother: Mrs. Fred Day of Jacksonville; and three granddaughters: Jessica Lynn McDaniel, Venessa Dawn McDaniel and Amanda Suzanne Meller, all of Jacksonville.

DeFRATES, Deloris J. (Clayton); b: 8Aug1929, Virden, Il.; d: 26Aug1995, Springfield, Il.; bu: Memorial Lawn Cemetery, Jacksonville, Il.; m: Rosten R. DeFrates on 26Jun1948 (place not stated); fa: Herman E. Clayton; mo: Dorothy E. Hiler. A resident of Jacksonville, Il. Survived by her husband; two sons: Tony (wife, Karen) DeFrates of Springfield and Terry (wife, Vicki) DeFrates of Peoria; three grandchildren; four sisters: her twin, Mrs. Samuel (Doris) Whitaker of Jacksonville, Mrs. Bill (Donna) Waggener of Peoria, Mrs. Carol Garner of Jacksonville and Mrs. Jim (Shirley) Baxter of Collinsville. Preceded by her parents.

DeFRATES, Dorothy May (Auten); b: 8Jan1928, St. Ann, Mo.; d: 1May1996, Springfield, Il.; bu: (cremated); m: Elvin W. DeFrates on 12Feb1950 in St. Ann, Mo.; fa: Everett E. Auten; mo; Helen Ruth (surname not stated). A resident of rural Jacksonville, Il. Survived by her husband; four children: Mrs. Bruce (Audrey) Harris of Alexander, Terry (wife, Ruth) DeFrates of St Louis, Mo., Mrs. Roger (Wanda) Thornton of Santa Cruz, Calif., and Mark DeFrates of Belleville; five grandchildren; three sisters: Helen Audrey Krebaum of Prescott, Ariz., Belle Rufkahr of St. Charles, Mo., and Mary Henson of Orlando, Fla.; and two brothers: William and David Auten, both of Phoenix, Ariz.

DeFRATES, Dorothy V.; b: 7Jun1900, Cass Co., Il.; d: 7Oct1984, Virginia, Il.; bu: Walnut Ridge Cemetery, Virginia, Il.; fa: Joseph DeFrates; mo: Florence Jacobs. A resident of Virginia, Il. Survived by a sister: Marion Aldrich of Lees Summit, Mo., and several nieces and nephews. Preceded by a brother and a sister.

DeFRATES, Edward M.; b: 26Mar1898, Madeira Island, Portugal; d: 8Dec1983, Stoughton, Wisc.; bu: Roberts Cemetery, Woodson, Il.; m: Edith Myers in June, 1926 in Jacksonville, Il.; fa: Manuel DeFrates; mo: Mary Vieira. Wife preceded in death 15Sep1974. A resident of Evansville, Wisc.; formerly of Jacksonville, Il. WWI vet. Survived by one daughter: Mrs. Rebecca Jane Allen of Rockford; three sons: Elmer Lee DeFrates of Crane, Mo., Harry Ervin DeFrates of Hampshire, Il., and Thomas Vernon DeFrates of Galena, Mo.; four brothers: John of Jacksonville, Henry of Janesville, Wisc., Clyde of Popular Bluff, Mo., and Paul of Concord, Calif.; seven grand and five g-grandchildren.

DeFRATES, Ernest "Tony"; b: 5Feb1921, Jacksonville, Il.; d: 24May1991, Springfield, Il.; bu: Auburn, Il.; m: Bernadine Brittin in 1948 at Decatur, Il.; fa: Ernest DeFrates; mo: Ethel Souza. A former resident of Jacksonville, Il. Survived by his wife; two sons: Gary L. of Jacksonville and Ernest L. of Springfield; three daughters: Mrs. William (Carlynne) Siebking of Riverton, Janet Y. Morris of Jacksonville and Mrs. Danny (Debra J.) Nance of Auburn; one bother: William DeFrates of Jacksonville; five sisters: Mrs. Basil (Betty) Ketner, Jane Hazelrigg and Mrs. Charles (Mildred) Phalen, all of Jacksonville, Loretta Amedie of Memphis, Tenn., and Mrs. Carl (Ardeen) Thornblad of Ormond Beach, Fla.; 10 grandchildren; one g-granddaughter; and several nieces and nephews. Preceded by one bother: Chester; and one grandson.

DeFRATES, Ethel (Sousa); b: 26Sep1895, Jacksonville, Il.; d: 22Apr1981, Jacksonville, Il.; bu: Memorial Lawn Cemetery, Jacksonville, Il.; m: Ernest E. DeFrates on 10Jan1914 in Jacksonville, Il.; fa: Henry Souza; mo: Emma Ferreira. Husband preceded in death 12May1980. Survived by the following children: Mrs. Basil (Betty) Ketner of Jacksonville, Mrs. Clifford (Loretta) Amidie of Memphis, Tenn., Mrs. Bob (Jane) Hazelrigg of Jacksonville, Ernest D. "Bud" DeFrates of Springfield, William L. DeFrates of Jacksonville, Mrs. Carl (Ardeen) Thornblad of Ormond Beach, Fla., and Mrs. Charles (Mildred) Phalen of Jacksonville; 20 grand and 28 g-grandchildren and one g-g-grandchild; two brothers: Wrenner and William Sousa, both of Jacksonville; and a sister: Rose Milburn, also of Jacksonville. A grandson, Gary Lynn DeFrates, was raised in Mrs. DeFrates' home. Preceded by a son, two grandchildren; two g-grandchildren; four sisters and five brothers.

DeFRATES, Felicia R. (Wharton); b: 29Feb1912, Jacksonville, Il.; d: 14Apr1991, Jacksonville, Il.; bu: Memorial Lawn Cemetery, Jacksonville, Il.; m: Wilbur G. DeFrates on 10Aug1930 in Jacksonville, Il.; fa: Alfred Wharton; mo: Wilhelmina Anderson. Survived by her husband; two sons: Richard L. and Jerry L., both of Jacksonville; two daughters: Mrs. Jerry (Loraine) Lewis and Becky Ishmael, both of Jacksonville; 10 grand and six g-grandchildren; and two sisters: Minerva Challans and Virginia Lonergan, both of Jacksonville. Preceded by one brother: Fred Wharton; and one grandson.

DeFRATES, Helen L. (Carter); b: 9Jun1920, Arenzville, Il.; d: 12Sep1994, Peoria, Il.; bu: Concord, Il.; m: Billy J. DeFrates on 19Aug1938 in Jacksonville, Il.; fa: William E. Carter; mo: Beulah G. Robinson. Husband preceded in death 1Oct1944. A resident of Delavan; formerly of Concord, Il. Survived by a son: Jimmy Lee DeFrates of Creve Coeur; a daughter: Mrs. Robert (Connie) Birdsell of Delavan; four grand and five g-grandchildren; a brother: Harold Carter of Jacksonville; a sister: Juanita Roberts of St. Louis, Mo.; and a special friend: Glen Knobeloch of Delavan. Preceded by her parents; and one brother: Malcomb Carter

DeFRATES, Henry; b: 27Sep1905, Jacksonville, Il.; d: 29Nov1986, Janesville, Wisc.; bu: Janesville, Wisc.; m: Oma Hoena of Beardstown, Il. on 23Jan1932 (place not stated); fa: Manuel DeFrates; mo: Mary (surname not stated). Survived by his wife; three children: Norma Hollibush of Michigan, Frances Reese of Ohio and Richard of Nebraska; three granddaughters; five grandsons; and three brothers: Paul of Concord, Calif., Clyde of Poplar Bluffs, Mo. and John of Jacksonville.

DeFRATES, John; b: 8Aug1902, Madeira; d: 4Jan1989, Jacksonville, Il.; bu: East Cemetery, Jacksonville, Il.; m: Ruth Hawk on 12Sep1925 in Jacksonville, Il.; fa: Manuel DeFrates; mo: Mary Vieira. Survived by his wife; two brothers: Clyde of Poplar Bluff, Mo., and Paul of Concord, Calif.; and several nieces and nephews. Preceded by two sisters and three brothers.

DeFRATES, John F.; b: 25Aug1910, Jacksonville, Il.; d: 5Feb1989, Palm Dessert, Calif.; bu: Rose Hill Memorial Park, Whittier, Calif.; m: Helen Foster (date and place not stated); fa: John J. DeFrates; mo: Blanche Baldwin. WWII Navy vet. Survived by his wife; a daughter: Linda Peterson of Manhattan Beach, Calif.; two brothers: Wilbur G. DeFrates of Jacksonville and Arthur B. DeFrates of Charlotte, Mich.; and four sisters: Lucretia Seymour and Barbara Cooke, both of Calimesa, Calif., Geraldine Hall of West Covina, Calif., and Fern Schuman of Fresno, Calif. Preceded by a sister: Helen M. Hudson.

DeFRATES, Paul W.; b: 30May1910, Jacksonville, Il.; d: 17Apr1996, Jacksonville, Il.; bu: (not stated); m: Lucille R. Day on 22Jun1932 in Jacksonville, Il.; fa: Clifford DeFrates; mo: Nancy Carson. Survived by his wife; a son: Kenneth R. (wife, Ann) DeFrates of Jacksonville; a daughter: Mrs. James (Marilyn) Reynolds of Jacksonville; a brother: Harold (wife, Catherine) DeFrates of Jacksonville; 10 grand, 14 g-grand and three g-g-grandchildren. Preceded by one son: Dale; and one sister: Hazel Kemp Dickman.

DeFRATES, Ruth J. (Hawk); b: 10Jan1905, Winchester, Il.; d: 28Nov1990, Jacksonville, Il.; bu: East Cemetery, Jacksonville, Il.; m: John DeFrates on 12Sep1925 (place not stated); fa: William Hawk; mo: Louise Barry. Husband preceded in death in 1989. Survived by two sisters: Nellie Fortado and Wilmana Flynn, both of Jacksonville. Preceded by one brother: Jesse Hawk; and one infant sister: Harriett.

DeFRATIES, Roy S. "Little Happy"; b: 1Apr1897, Jacksonville, IL.; d: 11May1976, Janesville, Wisc.; bu: (not stated); m: Amelia Wedmar (date and place not stated); fa: Sebastian DeFraties; mo: Frances DeCosta. (Wife followed in death one week later). A former resident of Jacksonville and Hanover, Il. Survived by three children: Ruth Otterberg of Janesville, Frances Black of Kenosha and William DeFraties of Jefferson, Wisc.; six grand and six g-grandchildren. Preceded by four brother and two sisters. ("Funeral services for Mr. DeFraties were May 13th and Mrs. Defraties' funeral was May 17th. Harold Nunes, Ivadel Smith and Adeline Nunes are nieces and nephews of the deceased.")

DeFREITAS, Bernadine (Souza); b: 19May1917, Jacksonville, Il.; d: 13Feb1991, Carrollton, Il.; bu: Bethany Christian Church Cemetery, Carrollton, Ga.; m: Loren T. DeFreitas on 11May1935 (place not stated); fa: Henry A. Souza; mo: Hattie Baldwin. A former resident of Jacksonville. Survived by her husband; one son: Loren T., II of Carrollton, Ga.; three grandchildren; and three sisters: Marceline Nunes, Jean Odaffer and Doris DeShara, all of Jacksonville.

DeFREITAS, Charles L. "Chuck"; b: 29Aug1912, Jacksonville, Il.; d: Mar1988, Berrien Center, Mich.; bu: North Shores Memory Garden, Benton Harbor, Mich.; m: Beth Brohan in November, 1962 (place not stated); fa & mo: (not stated). A resident of Benton Harbor, Mich. Survived by his wife; a step-son: Robert Brohan of Grand Rapids, Mich.; two sons: Charles DeFreitas, Jr., and Jack DeFreitas, both of Peoria; three daughters: Janice Watson of Archer, Fla., Shirley Carpenter of Milan, Il., and Sandra Parrot of Peoria; 22 grand, 7 step-grand, 8 g-grand and 2 step-great-grandchildren; and a sister: Mrs. Marie Haynes of Pekin.

DeFREITAS, Cloyd; b: 3Jun1893, Jacksonville, Il.; d: 18Nov1981, Jacksonville, Il.; bu: Memorial Lawn Cemetery, Jacksonville, Il.; m: Una Marie Nunes on 1Sep1920 (place not stated); fa: John DeFreitas; mo: Mary (surname not stated). Survived by his wife; two daughters: Mrs. Joseph (Barbara) Shanahan, Jr. of Jacksonville and Mrs. E. E. (June) Younglut of Denver, Colo.; three grandchildren: Ellen E. Reed of Oracle, Ariz., and Deborah Ann Shanahan and Andrew J. Shanahan, both of Jacksonville. Preceded by five sisters and four brothers.

DeFREITAS, Hazel (Oliver); b: (date not stated), Jacksonville, Il.; d: January, 1978, San Diego, Calif.; bu: San Diego, Calif.; m: William L. DeFreitas (date and place not stated); fa: Gus Oliver; mo: Alice (surname not stated). Husband preceded in death. A former resident of Jacksonville. Survived by two daughters: Mrs. Ruth Ludlow and Mrs. Mary Alice Suttles; and two sons: Robert DeFreitas and William L. DeFreitas, Jr., all of San Diego.

DeFREITAS, Jerome "Jerry"; b: 5May1904 (place not stated); d: 5May1983 (place not stated); bu: Birmingham, Alabama; m: 1) Estelle (surname not stated); and 2) Thelma (surname not stated); fa & mo: (not stated). 1st wife preceded in death in 1979. A former resident of Pleasant Grove, Alabama. Survived by his wife; two sons: Jerome, Jr. and Kelly; two daughters: Lesa White and Sherrie Johnson; one sister: Mrs. Carl (Robertine) Roach of Granite City; five grandchildren; and several cousins in this area.

DeFREITAS, Nelson G.; b: 22Dec1903, Jacksonville, Il.; d: 8Nov1984, Rock Island, Il.; bu: Memorial Park Cemetery, Rock Island, Il.; m: Lillian R. Sardinha on 16Nov1926 in Jacksonville, Il.; fa: Frank M. DeFreitas; mo: Anna Gouveia. Wife preceded in death 3Dec1960. Survived by two sisters: Idell Kkuhnline and Annabel Beemer, both of Jacksonville; and a brother: Franklin DeFreitas of Jacksonville. Preceded in death by a daughter, a son, a brother and a sister.

DeFREITAS, Russell Everett; b:10Nov1915, Peoria, Il.; d: 1Nov1983, Jacksonville, Il.; bu: East Cemetery, Jacksonville, Il.; m: (not stated); fa: George DeFreitas; mo: Irene Garrison. Survived by three sons: Russell and Terry, both of Glasford, and Everett of Mapleton; and two daughters: Mrs. Joann Lovel of Peoria and Gloria Tabor of Glasford; and five grandchildren; one brother: Charles DeFreitas of Benton Harbor, Mich.; and one sister: Marie Hynes of Pekin.

DeFREITAS, Una Marie (Nunes); b: 6Aug1894, Jacksonville, Il.; d: 27Jan1988, Jacksonville, Il.; bu: Memorial Lawn Cemetery, Jacksonville, Il.; m: Cloyd DeFreitas on 1Sep1920 (place not stated); fa: Sanders Nunes; mo: Mary Baptist. Husband preceded in death 18Nov1981. Survived by two daughters: Mrs. Joseph (Barbara) Shanahan of Jacksonville and Mrs. E. E. (June) Youngblut of Denver, Colo.; three grandchildren: Deborah Shanahan and Andrew Shanahan, both of Jacksonville, and Mrs. Peter (Ellen) Read of Oracle, Ariz.; one g-granddaughter: Halley Read of Oracle, Ariz.; and several nieces and nephews. Preceded by 15 sisters.

DEGITZ, Frieda T.; b: 28Mar1905, Rushville, Il.; d: 17Jan1985, Rushville, Il.; bu: Rushville, Il.; fa: Louis Degitz; mo: Mary Bardon. Survived by several nieces, nephews and cousins. Preceded by six brothers and four sisters.

DEGITZ, Gerald; b: 12May1929, Quincy, Il.; d: 8Sep1987, Jacksonville, Il.; bu: St. John's Cemetery, near Beardstown, Il.; fa: William Degitz; mo: Golda Walker. A former resident of Beardstown, Il. Survived by two brothers: Donald of Beardstown and Kenneth of St. Charles, Mo.; one uncle: Walter of Quincy; and many nieces and nephews.

DeGOVEIA, C. J. "Gene"; b: 18 Jul 1894, Jacksonville, Il.; d: 27Apr1978, Springfield, Il.; bu: Oak Ridge Mausoleum, Springfield, Il.; m: Ruth Jones (date and place not stated); fa: George Goveia; mo: Lena Baptist. WWI vet. Survived by his widow; two daughters: Mrs. Paul (Lois) Frey of Colorado and Mrs. Barbara Figueroa of Miami Beach, Fla.; seven grand and six g-grandchildren. He was the last of his immediate family.

DeGRAND, Robert L.; b: (not stated); d: 16Jul1981, Alton, Il.; bu: Alton, Il.; m: Ann Louise (surname not stated); fa & mo: (not stated). Was 58 years of age at death. Survived by his wife; Ann Louise of Alton; son: Alfred of Alton, Peter and Luke, both of Champaign, and Thomas of Belleville; daughters: Mary Lou and Stephanie, both of Martland, and Stacy, at home; and seven grandchildren.

DeGRAZIA, Thelma Louise (Welch); b: 17Jan1914, Scott Co., Il.; d: 20Oct1984, Downers Grove, Il.; bu: Winchester, Il.; m: 1) Everett Thompson in 1935 (place not stated); and 2)Nicholas DeGrazia, Sr. in 1954 (place not stated); fa: Charles Welch; mo: Emma Crews. 1st husband preceded in death in WWII; 2nd in 1964. A resident of Liberty, Il.; formerly of Scott Co., Il. Survived by one brother: Frank J. Thompson; and one niece: Mary Frances Thompson, both of Liberty.

DeGROOT, Eric L.; b: 15Apr1986, Springfield, Il.; d: 16Apr1986, Springfield, Il.; bu: Walnut Ridge Cemetery, Virginia, Il.; fa: Russell DeGroot; mo: Dorothy Michael. Parents were residents of Virginia, Il. Survived by his parents; a sister: Rebecca, at home; maternal grandparents: Joyce Michael of Virginia and Jim Michael of Jacksonville; paternal grandparents: Louis and Margaret DeGroot of Virginia; and great-grandmother: Louella Scholes of Virginia.

DeGROOT, Eugene E.; b: 5Apr1925, Jacksonville, Il.; d: 30Jul1990, Columbus, Ohio; bu: Chapel Heights Cemetery, Marion, Ohio; m: Lucille Irlam on 1Jun1947 in Woodson, Il.; fa: William H. DeGroot; mo: Zella Britenstein. A resident of Marion, Ohio. WWII Army vet. Survived by his wife; one son: Steven E. DeGroot of Hudson, Ohio; a daughter: Sharon Hunt of Columbia, Ohio; two grandchildren; and a brother: Roland DeGroot of Jacksonville. Preceded by a son: Greg in 1975.

DeGROOT, Florence L. (Tannahill); b: 25Sep1913, Ashland, Il.; d: 11Jun1983, Farmington, Il.; bu: White Chapel Memory Gardens, near Canton, Il.; m: George W. DeGroot on 29Dec1929 in Virginia, Il.; fa: William L. Tannahill; mo: Effie Bentley. A resident of Canton, Il. Survived by her husband; two sons: Howard DeGroot of Jacksonville and Russell DeGroot of Farmington; one daughter: Mrs. Merle (Betty) Riley of Geneseo; and a sister: Mrs. Lavern (Lola) Johnson of Booty; 14 grand and 12 g-grandchildren. Preceded by two grandchildren.

DeGROOT, Grace E. (Smith); b: 10May1906, Elkhorn Co., Ky.; d: 31Dec1977, Springfield., Il.; bu: Ashland, Il.; m: Silas H. DeGroot on 19Jun1926 (place not stated); fa: James T. Smith; mo: Lou Ella Beaty. Husband preceded in death 30Aug1968. A resident of Ashland, Il. Survived by two sons and a daughter: Dale DeGroot of Ashland, Silas Weldon DeGroot of Galesburg and Mrs. Luetta Bailey of Ashland; eight grand and two g-grandchildren; and two brothers: Russell M. Smith of Virginia and James T. Smith of Punta Gorda, Fla. Preceded by a daughter and a sister.

DeGROOT, Harry Junior; b: 18Jun1928, Ashland, Il.; d; 28Dec1996, Ashland, Il.; fa: Harry B. DeGroot; mo: Nellie Elizabeth Otken. Survived by several nieces and nephews. Preceded by his parents; four brothers: Robert, James, John E. and Arthur Lewis; seven sisters: Hazel Willis, Katherine Beull, Nellie Dufresne, Nadine Boone, Eileen Donathan and two sisters in infancy.

DeGROOT, Herman H.; b: 8Jan1903, Petersburg, Il.; d: 31Oct1986, Jacksonville, Il.; bu: Chapin, Il.; m: Florence E. Hill on 27Dec1922 in Chapin, IL.; fa: Herman H. DeGroot; mo: Ella Sweatman. Wife preceded in death 12Apr1975. Survived by four daughters: Mrs. John H. (Thelma) Seymour, Mrs. Jim (Kathryn) Daniels and Marjorie Boes, all of Jacksonville, and Mrs. John (Lillian) Gaines of Concord; one son: Harry E. DeGroot Jacksonville; two sisters: Mrs. Alvin (Sadie) Saunderson of Jacksonville and Mrs. Bob (Minnie) Sentney of Kewanee; 11 grand and seven g-grandchildren. Preceded by three bothers and four sisters.

DeGROOT, James F. "Strawberry"; b: 23Jul1940, Ashland, Il.; d: 29Jun1988, Ashland, Il.; bu: Ashland, Il.; m: Gloria Bee (date and place not stated); fa: Harry DeGroot; mo: Nellie Otkin. Survived by a daughter: Mrs. Randy (Brenda Sue) Bacon of Talula; two grandsons: Randy and Brett Franklin Bacon, both of Talula; two sisters: Nadine Boone of Springfield and Eileen Donathon of Battlecreek, Mich.; and a brother: Harry of Beardstown, Il.; Preceded by three brothers; three sisters; and two infant sisters.

DeGROOT, James R.; b: 16Jan1922, Ashland, Il.; d: 10Jun1982, Kewanee, Il.; bu: Pleasant View Cemetery, Kewanee, Il.; m: Ruth Thomas on 26Jul1972 in Pittsfield, Il.; fa: John DeGroot; mo: Zonie Moore. WWII Army vet. Surviving are his wife; a son: Jason; and a daughter: Jamie, both at home; his mother; Zonie DeGroot of Galesburg; three brothers: Lewis of Virginia, Franklin of Abingdon, and Charles of Manito; three sisters: Mrs. Robert (Shirley) Grant of Springfield, Mrs. Sadie Steele of Virginia and Mrs. Leonard (Louise) Bachman of Washington.

DeGROOT, John E.; b: 2May1937, Ashland, Il.; d: 5Dec1987, Springfield, Il.; bu: Ashland, Il.; m: Betty McCombs on 26Jun1955 in DeSotto Co., Miss.; fa: Harry DeGroot; mo: Nellie Otken. A resident of Ashland, Il. Survived by his wife; two sons: John R. of Springfield and Randy of Gary, Ind.; two daughters: Mrs. David Kevin (Becky) Gregory of Ashland and Julie DeGroot of Ashland; six grandchildren; two brothers: James of Ashland and Harry of Beardstown; and two sisters: Mrs. Eileen Donathan of Battle Creek, Mich., and Mrs. Nadine Boone of Springfield. Preceded by two brothers: Bob and Arthur; and five sisters: Nellie Dulfrense, Katherine Buell, Hazlel Wills and two infancy.

DeGROOT, John L.; b: 17Jul1902, Menard Co., Il.; d: 13Jul1994, Jacksonville, Il.; bu: Ashland, Il.; m: Minnie Fortado Purdue in Pittsfield, Il (date not stated); fa: Henry DeGroot; mo: Ellen Daniels. A resident of Alexander, Il. Survived by his wife; two step-sons: John Leslie Fortado of Olney, Md., and Thomas L. Purdue of rural Jacksonville; one brother: George DeGroot of Canton; one sister-in-law: Eileen DeGroot of Springfield; 10 step-grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews. Preceded by five brothers; one sister; and one half-sister.

DeGROOT, Louis M.; b: 1Mar1929, Ashland, Il.; d: 30Apr1996, Springfield, Il.; bu: Walnut Ridge Cemetery, Virginia, Il.; m: Margaret L. Scholes on 28May1951 in Bowling Green, Mo.; fa: John DeGroot; mo: Zonie Moore. A resident of Virginia, Il. Survived by his wife; two sons: Joseph (wife, Betty) DeGroot of Beardstown and Russell DeGroot of Virginia; one daughter: Mrs. Estell (Linda) Coats of Winchester; five grandchildren; two brothers: Charles DeGroot of Manito and Frank DeGroot of Abingdon; three sisters: Louise Bachman of East Peoria, Sadie Steele of Virginia and Shirley Grant of Sherman; and several nieces and nephews. Preceded by his parents; two grandsons; and three brothers.

DeGROOT, Lucile (Irlam); b: 2Nov1927, Woodson, Il.; d: 30Aug1991, Marion, Ohio; bu: Chapel Heights Cemetery, Marion, Ohio; m: Eugene E. DeGroot on 1Jun1947 in Woodson, Il.; fa: William Irlam; mo: Hazel Jackson. Husband preceded in death 30Jul1990. Survived by one son: Steven E. DeGroot of Hudson, Ohio; one daughter: Sharon Hunt of Columbus, Ohio; one sister: Marjorie Harney of Pensacola, Fla.; and three grandchildren. Preceded by her parents; one son; two brothers; and one sister.

DeGROOT, Lucy E.; b: 2Jan1907, Cass Co., Il.; d: 8Sep1987, Jacksonville, Il.; bu: Ashland, Il.; fa: Henry DeGroot; mo: Ellen Daniels. A resident of Alexander, Il. Survived by four brothers: John DeGroot, with whom she made her home, of rural Alexander, Ira DeGroot of Springfield and Nelson DeGroot and George DeGroot, both of Canton; and several nieces and nephews. Preceded by three brothers and a half-sister.

DeGROOT, Robert; b: 13Jan1932, Ashland, Il.; d: 7Jun1985, Beardstown, Il.; bu: (not stated); fa: Harry DeGroot; mo: Nelle Otken. A resident of Ashland, Il. Survived by three brothers: John and Jim of Ashland, Harry of Beardstown; two sisters: Ilene Donathan of Battle Creek, Mich., and Nadine Boone of Springfield.

DeGROOT, Zella Mae (Sheppard); b: 7Jun1903, Morgan Co., Il.; d: 16Sep1986, Marion Ohio; bu: Memorial Lawn Cemetery, Jacksonville, Il.; m: William H. DeGroot on 2Dec1922 in Jacksonville, IL.; fa: Everett Sheppard; mo: Hattie Britenstine. Husband preceded in death 8Jun1975. A former resident of Murrayville and Jacksonville. Survived by two sons: Eugene Everett DeGroot of Marion, Ohio and Roland W. DeGroot of Jacksonville; and six grandchildren. Preceded by one brother and one grandson.

DeGROOT, Zonie (Moore); b: 3Feb1905, Kenton, Ky.; d: 6May1990, Springfield, Il.; bu: Garner Chapel Cemetery, rural Virginia, Il.; m: John DeGroot, Jr. on 12Feb1921 (place not stated); fa: Joseph M. Moore; mo: Lucy Page. Husband preceded in death in September, 1964. A resident of Abingdon, Il.; formerly of Virginia, Il. Survived by three daughters: Mrs. Shirley Grant of Sherman, Louise Bachman of East Peoria and Sadie Steele of Virginia; three sons: Louis of Virginia, Charles W. of Manito and Frank R. of Abingdon; one sister: Dorothy Spencer of Havana; 25 grand, 40 g-grand and four g-g-grandchildren; and numerous nieces and nephews. Preceded by three sons; one grandson; three brothers; and two sisters.

DEHART, Blanche Louise (Wade); b: 19Jan1899, south of Griggsville, Il.; d: 4Sep1989, Griggsville, Il.; m: Lorenzo Anderson Dehart on 9Mar1931 in Griggsville, Il.; fa: Robert Wade; mo: Mary Elizabeth Brown. Husband preceded in death in February, 1948. Survived by two daughters: Mrs. Howard (Marilyn) Staffy and Mrs. Dale (Cynthia) Shelton, both of Griggsville; four sons: Allen Dehart of Mt. Zion, Clayton Dehart of Barry, Robert Dehart of Baylis and Charles Dehart of El Monte, Calif.; nine grand and 11 g-grandchildren; and two sisters: Mae and Margaret Wade, both of Griggsville. Preceded by two brothers: Clinton and her twin brother: Charles.

DEHART, Carrie Mae (Jacques); b: 2May1892, Versailles, Il.; d: 8Dec1987, Pittsfield, Il.; bu: West Cemetery, Pittsfield, Il.; m: Henry Thomas Dehart on 10Jan1910 in Hannibal, Mo.; fa: John W. Jacques; mo: Lucinda White. Husband preceded in death 24Jul1942. A resident of Arenzville, Il. Survived by two sons: J. Walter of Pittsfield and Wayne of Albuquerque, N.M.; a daughter: Mrs. Rosalie Knipmeyer of St. Louis; 11 grand, 23 g-grand and several g-g-grandchildren. Preceded by a son: Harold; a granddaughter; one brother; and one sister.

DEHART, Harold H.; b: 19Jun1913, Perry, Il.; d: 14Apr1987, rural Pittsfield, Il.; bu: West Cemetery, Pittsfield, Il.; m: Lucille Long on 15Jun1940, near Pittsfield, Il.; fa: Henry Thomas Dehart; mo: Carrie May Jacques. Survived by his mother: Carrie; his wife; one son: Kay Dehart of Pittsfield; four grand and two g-grandchildren; two brothers: Walter of Pittsfield and Wayne of Albuquerque, N.M.; one sister: Mrs. Rosalie Knipmeyer of St. Louis. Preceded by an infant granddaughter.

DEGART, Sanford A. "Sandy"; b: 30Dec1912, Enid, Okla.; d: 17Apr1981, Perry, Il.; bu: Jerome Cemetery, Harvard, Il.; m: Vera Odell on 12Jul1932 in Harvard, Il.; fa: Lawrence Dehart; mo: Geraldine Martin. Survived by his wife; three daughters: Mrs. James (Anne) Filitz of Neillsvile, Wisc., Mrs. Ray (Sharon) Fash of Peoria and Mrs. John (Carol) Bredlau of Harvard; a son: Lawrence Dehart of Peoria; 14 grand and four g-grandchildren.

DEIBERT, Capitolia (Whitlock); b: 26Jan1889, Fidelity, Il.; d: 28May1984, Carrollton, Il.; bu: Medora, Il.; m: 1) Elmer Paynter; and 2) Alfred Deibert (dates and places not stated); fa: Page R. Whitlock; mo: Lucy Grizzle. Both husband preceded in death; 2nd one in 1960. Survived by four grandchildren; five g-grand and two g-g-grandchildren. Preceded in death by a daughter: Ida Marie McCann.

DEICHMAN, Edward L.; b: 13Feb1915, Cass Co., Il.; d: 16Sep1992 in Fulton, Mo.; fa: Louis Deichman; mo: Matilda Schmidt. Resident of rural Riverton, Il. Survived by his wife; one son: Roger Deichman of Riverton; one daughter: Mrs. Ted (Alberta) Shane of rural Petersburg; seven grand and two g-grandchildren; two sisters: Mary French of Virginia and Bernice Ryan of Beardstown; and one nephew. Preceded by one son: James Deichman.

DEICHMAN, Jane (Kruse); b: 8Jun1916, Cass Co., Il.; d: 23Aug1994, Springfield, Il.; bu: Walnut Ridge Cemetery, Virginia, Il.; m: Edward Deichman on 30Apr1939 in Fulton, Mo.; fa: Albert Kruse; mo: Lucile Fox. Husband preceded in death 16Sep1992. A resident of rural Riverton, Il. Survived by a son: Roger Deichman of Riverton; a daughter: Mrs. Ted (Alberta) Shane of Petersburg; seven grand and three g-grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews. Preceded by a son: James; and a brother: Franklin Kruse.

DEITERT, Gene A.; b: 22Nov1935, rural Pike Co., Il.; d: 11Apr1989, Barry, Il.; bu: Park Lawn Cemetery, Barry, Il.; fa: Rudolph Deitert; mo: Olive Kendall. Survived by a friend: Louise McKinney of Barry; two nieces; two nephews; and three cousins. Preceded by his parents and a brother.

DEITRICK, Edwin; b: 1Jul1902, Concord, Il.; d: 5Dec1984, Jacksonville, Il.; bu: Concord, Il.; m: Mary Alderson on 10Jun1925 in Concord, Il.; fa: George Deitrick; mo: Frances Hayden. Survived by his wife; three daughters: Mrs. George (Virginia) Delaney of Lynchburg, Va., Mrs. George (Phyllis) Allen of Jacksonville, and Mrs. Bernard (Marian) McDonald of Jacksonville; five grand and two g-grandchildren; and one sister: Mrs. Roy (Sara) Nickel of Concord. Preceded by one daughter: Marsha Jean; a sister: Hester Hickel; and a brother: Daniel.

DEITRICK, George E.; b: 24Apr1923, Concord, Il.; d: 19Apr1982, Rockford, Il.; bu: Arlington Memorial Park, Rockford, Il.; m: 1) Martha Ann Miller (date and place not stated); and 2) Dolores Kiesler on 31Aug1972 in Rockford, Il.; fa: Daniel Deitrick; mo: (not stated). 1st wife preceded in death 21Sep1966. WWII vet. Survived by his wife; four daughters: Mrs. Desdemona Thompson of Bloomington, Mrs. Sue Krueger of Minneapolis, Minn., Nancy Deitrick of Normal and Lucinda Deitrick of Rockford; one grandson; one step-son: Benjamin Davis of Rockford; three step-daughters: Barbara and Denise, both of Rockford, and Mrs. Deborah Nelson of Loves Park; one brother: Howard Deitrick of Peoria; one sister: Mrs. Lucile Fotzler of Rockford; and several aunts and uncles in the Concord area.

DEITRICK, Mary (Alderson); b: 31Oct1900, Morgan Co., Il.; d: 8Feb1988, Jacksonville, Il.; bu: Concord, Il.; m: Edwin H. Deitrick on 10Jun1925 in Concord, Il.; fa: Henry Alderson; mo: Clara Lee. Husband preceded in death 5Dec1984. Survived by three daughters: Mrs. George (Phyllis Ann) Allen and Mrs. Bernard (Marian) McDonald, both of Jacksonville, and Mrs. George (Virginia) Delaney of Lynchburg, Va.; six grand and three g-grandchildren. Preceded by a daughter: Marsha Jean; two sisters; and one brother.

DEITSCH, Marion DuWayne; b: 5Oct1918, Bath, Il.; d: 15Feb1984, St. Cloud, Fla.; bu: Chandlerville, Il.; m: Laura Vaughn on 15Aug1938 (place not stated); fa: James Deitsch; mo: Elda Cowin. A resident of Chandlerville, Il. WWII vet. Survived by his wife; a daughter: Mrs. LaVaughn Jo Danner of Ipava; a son: Vaughn DuWayne "Bud" Deitsch of Pittsburg, Calif.; three grandsons; and two sisters: Almeda Kepford of Ft. Myers, Fla.; and Blanche Gibble of Beardstown. Preceded by a son and two brothers.

DeJAIFRE, Harriette S. (Luthy); b: 4Mar1906, Schuyler Co., Il.; d: 31Oct1990, Mt. Sterling, Il.; bu: Ripley, IL.; m: (not stated); fa: Clarence R. Luthy; mo: Ethel Hetrick. A resident of Versailles, Il. Survived by one brother: George S. Luthy of Versailles; and several nieces and nephews. Preceded by her parents; three brothers: Robert, Morris and Francis Luthy; and two sisters: Cleo and Louise.

DeJAYNES, Archie Edward: b: 12Nov1922, Griggsville, Il.; d: 30Jan1994, Pittsfield, Il.; bu: West Cemetery, Pittsfield, Il.; m: Edna M. Helm on 24Dec1949 in Pittsfield, Il.; fa: Samuel Floyd DeJaynes; mo: Laura Miller. Survived by his wife; four sons: John of Denver, Colo., Gene of Topeka, Kans., Roger Dale of O'Fallon, Mo., and Gary of Winchester; two daughters: Mrs. David (Charlene) DeJaynes of Pittsfield and Mrs. Ken (Darlene) Clark of Pleasant Hill; 17 grand and two g-grandchildren; two brothers: Wayne of St. Charles, Mo., and Elmer of Baylis; four sisters: Helen Helm of Pittsfield, Primrose Tisinger of Quincy, Veda Robertson of Port Orchard, Wash., and Nellie Buchanan of Fidelity; and several cousins, nieces and nephews.

DeJAYNES, Dennie F.; b: 8Jul1916, Hadley, Il.; d: 26Jul1984, Griggsville, Il.; bu: McCord Cemetery, Perry, Il.; m: Bessie Tipsword on 12Nov1944, Quincy, Il.; fa: Samuel F. DeJaynes; mo: Laura Miller. Survived by his wife; five daughters: Mrs. Richard (Carolyn) Beard of Racine, Wisc., Mrs. Donald (Patricia) Dehart of Versailles, Mr. Larry (Rose) Defend of Nashville, Tenn., Mrs. Lason (Lora) Leyerle of Killeen, Tex., and Vicki, at home; five sons: Donald of Barry, Frank, Marvin and Charles, all of Griggsville, David of Beardstown; one foster son: John Rentz of Meredosia; 11 grand and three step-g-grandchildren; four brothers: Wayne of St. Charles, Mo., Archie and Floyd, both of Pittsfield, and Elmer of Baylis; five sisters: Mrs. Alta Whitlock, Mrs. Nellie Buchanan and Mrs. Rose Tisinger, all of Alton, Mrs. Veda Robinson of Grants Pass, Ore., and Mrs. Helen Helm of Pittsfield. Preceded by two sisters.

DeJAYNES, Dorothy (Kopsieker); b: 17Feb1911, Fowler, Il.; d: 3Dec1982, Mt. Sterling, Il.; bu: South Side Cemetery, Clayton, Il.; m: Elmo DeJaynes on 17Feb1930 in Fort Madison, Ia.; fa: Charles Kopsieker; mo: Bertha Hildebrant. Survived by her husband; a daughter: Mrs. Harold (Barbara Jean) Johnson of Mt. Sterling; three sons: Hubert of Tucson, Ariz., Lyle of Timewell and Terry of Clayton; two brothers: Ralph Kopsieker and Howard Grimmer, both of Camp Point; a sister: Gladys Pieper of Quincy; 10 grand and four g-grandchildren. Preceded by a daughter: Donna Lee; a sister; and two g-grandsons.

DeJAYNES, Elmer H.; b: 10Dec1920, near New Salme, Il.; d: 23Mar1995, Barry, Il.; bu: Baylis, Il.; m: 1) Norma Tipsword (date and place not stated); and 2) L. Virginia Keim on 11Aug1962 (place not stated); fa: Samuel Floyd DeJaynes; mo: Laura Miller. A resident of Baylis, Il. WWII Army vet. Survived by his wife; four sons: Terry (wife, Theresa) DeJaynes of Columbia, Mo., Michael (wife, Barbara) DeJaynes of Sandwich, Jim (wife, Sheryl) DeJaynes of Fowler, Ind., and Harold (wife, Earline) DeJaynes of Rochelle; two daughters: Mrs. Greg (Melody) Syrcle of Baylis and Mrs. Barbara Baker of Danville; one stepson: Charles Spegal of New London, Mo.; 10 grand and three g-grandchildren; four sisters: Helen Helm of Pittsfield, Rosie Tisinger of Quincy, Veda Robertson of Port Orchard, Wash., and Nellie Buchanan of Pittsfield. Preceded by three brothers: Floyd, Ben and Archie; and two sisters: Grace and Alta.

DeJAYNES, Elmo L.; b: 18Apr1910, near Kellerville, Il.; d: 23Jul1989, Camp Point, Il.; bu: Family Lot, South Side Cemetery, Clayton, Il.; m: Dorothy Kopsieker on 17May1930 in Ft. Madison, Iowa; fa: Jesse DeJaynes; mo: Mary Eichelbarger. Wife preceded in death 3Dec1982. A resident of Mt. Sterling, Il. Survived by a daughter: Mrs. Harold (Jean) Johnson of Mt. Sterling; three sons: Hubert of Tucson, Ariz., Lyle of Timewell and Terry of Clayton; five brothers: Victor of Ft. Madison, Ia., Joe of Washington, D.C., Don of LaPrairie, Lloyd of Fowler and Emil of Galesburg; three sisters: Frances Irvin and Nora Hardin, both of Camp Point, and Mary DeJaynes of Brooklyn; 10 grand and 10 g-grandchildren. Preceded by a daughter: Donna Lee "Susie" DeJaynes; a brother; a sister; and two g-grandsons.

DeJAYNES, Eva E. (Quinn); b: 16Jan1923, Fulton Co., Il.; d: 5Feb1995, Abingdon, Il.; bu: Abingdon, Il.; m: (not stated); fa: Henry Quinn; mo: Verna Brown. Survived by three sons: Donald and Russell L., both of Abingdon, and Steve of Elgin; two daughters: Beverly Colwell of Oneida and Teresa White of Knoxville; 25 grandchildren, including Anna E. DeJaynes and Harvey E. DeJaynes of Jacksonville; and 14 g-grandchildren. Preceded by two sons, two daughters and two brothers.

DeJAYNES, Floyd L.; b: 28Jul1930, near Fishhook, Il.; d: 7Jan1990, Pittsfield, Il.; bu: Swigget Cemetery, near New Salem, Il.; fa: Samuel F. DeJaynes; mo: Laura Miller. Survived by three brothers: Wayne DeJaynes of St. Charles, Mo., Elmer DeJaynes of Baylis and Archie DeJaynes of Pittsfield; five sisters: Helen Helm of Pittsfield, Primrose Tisinger of Quincy, Veda Robertson of Grants Pass, Ore., Nellie Buchanan of Fidelity and Alta Hunter of Jerseyville; and several nieces and nephews. Preceded by one brother and two sisters.

DeJAYNES, James A.; b: 10Oct1919, Siloam Springs, Il.; d: 18Jun1996, Rushville, Il.; bu: Mt. Sterling, Il.; m: Bertha Phillips on 10Mar1950 in Mt. Sterling, Il.; fa: Charles H. DeJaynes; mo: Mary I. Still. A resident of Mt. Sterling, Il. WWII Air Force vet. Survived by his wife; seven sons: Alvin of Pittsfield, Richard of Mt. Sterling, Dale of Norfolk, Va., Michael and Lloyd of Mt. Sterling, Gary of Sugar Grove and Tim DeJaynes of Pittsfield; three daughters: Connie DeJaynes of Clayton and Vickie DeJaynes and Linda DeJaynes, both of Mt. Sterling; one step-son: William Vance of Gibson City; and one step-daughter: Carolyn Tate of Quincy; a brother: Fred DeJaynes of Ridgecrest, Calif.; 16 grand and two g-grandchildren. Preceded by three brothers: Leland, Charles William and Paul; and four sisters: Mabel Higgins, Bessie Nixon, Dorothy DeJaynes and Reva Holloway.

DeJAYNES, Jordon William; b: 26Sep1990, Quincy, Il.; d: 3Oct1990, Peoria, Il.; bu: Wilson Cemetery, Griggsville, Il.; fa: Marvin William DeJaynes; mo: Rebecca Lynn McLeese. Survived by his parents of Griggsville; paternal grandmother: Bessie Whitefield of Griggsville; maternal grandparents: Audrey Ann Buzick of Bloomington and Richard McLeese of Heyworth; three sisters: Melissa, Tara and Trisha, all at home; and several aunts and uncles. Preceded by paternal grandfather: Bennie DeJaynes; paternal great-grandparents: Sam and Laura DeJaynes and Charles and Gladys Tipsword; and maternal g-grandparents.

DeJAYNES, Roscoe Harold;b: 10Sep1919, Fairmount, Pike Co., Il.; d: 28Aug1993, Pittsfield, Il.; bu: Park Lawn Cemetery, Barry, Il.; fa: William Henry DeJaynes; mo: Mary Dell Miller. WWII Army vet. Survived by three brothers: Murl DeJaynes of Hannibal, Mo., Herschel DeJaynes of Baylis and Virgil DeJaynes of Peoria; and four sisters: Pauline Klitz of Barry, Jennie Miller of Quincy, Winnie McGaughey of Quincy and Bonnie Fish of Pleasant Hill. Preceded by two brothers: Paul and Lloyd.

DeJAYNES, Uella (Darnell); b: 9Oct1918, Quincy, Il.; d: 2Feb1995, Pittsfield, Il.; bu: Park Lawn Cemetery, Berry, Il.; m: Murl DeJaynes (date and place not stated); fa: Delbert Darnell; mo: Esther Smith. A former resident of Barry. Survived by her husband; three daughters: Kaye Alderton of Quincy, Faye Stilley of Hannibal, Mo., and Sheila Motley of Barry; 10 grand and 18 g-grandchildren; and three brothers: Marshall of Aurora, Colo., Russell of Monticello, Mo., and Jiggs Darnell of Barry. Preceded by one infant daughter; three brothers: George, Floyd and Benny Darnell; one sister: Lula Chase; and a g-grandson: Dalton Motley.

DeJAYNES, Wayne Thomas; b: 28Oct1911, Pike Co., Il.; d: 28Oct1996, St. Charles, Mo.; bu: Baylis, Il.; m: Ruth Brown on 4Apr1936 in Mt. Sterling, Il.; fa: Samuel Floyd DeJaynes; mo: Laura Miller. A former resident of Pittsfield, Il. Survived by his wife; three sons: Roy Everett DeJaynes of Versailles, Mo., Thomas Junior DeJaynes of Oklahoma, Fla., and Johnnie Robert of St. Charles, Mo.; five daughters: Betty Evelyn Ravenscraft of Wright City, Mo., Mary Ellen Collins of Griggsville, Peggy Ann DeJaynes of St. Charles, Bonnie May Waid of Huston, Mo., and Ginny Ann Hausmann of St. Charles, Mo.; 18 grand and 30 g-grandchildren; four sisters: Nellie Buchanan of Pittsfield, Helen Helm of Pittsfield, Rosie Tysinger of Quincy and Veda Robinson of Grants Pass, Ore. Preceded by two sisters and four brothers.

DELANEY, A. Eileen (White); b: 26Jul1919, Morgan Co., Il.; d: 14Aug1989, Jacksonville, Il.; bu: Ripley, Il.; m: William Kenneth Delaney on 21Sep1939 in Palmyra, Mo.; fa: Walter White; mo: Dora Boatman. Husband preceded in death 23Dec1970. A resident of the rural Ripley area. Survived by one daughter: Janet K. Meyer of Jacksonville; three sons: Gary K. Delaney of Rushville, Mike E. Delaney of Ipava and Mark A. Delaney of Camden; two sisters: Helen Mallicoat of Wickenberg, Ariz., and Betty J. Six of Versailles, six grand and four g-grandchildren. Preceded by two sisters: Leona Harbin and Frances Owens.

DELANEY, Agnes (Bieser); b: 31Oct1890, Centralia, Il.; d: 9Apr1987, Springfield, Il.; bu: Calvary Cemetery, Springfield, Il.; m: Frank Delaney on 24Oct1922 in Springfield, Il.; fa: August Bieser; mo: Teresa Middendorf. Survived by her husband; four sons: Lawrence of Atlanta, Ga., Robert of Decatur, Bernard of Des Plains and James of Jacksonville; 22 grand and 29 g-grandchildren; a sister: Mrs. Linda Fleming of Springfield; and several nieces and nephews.

DELANEY, Alex Michael; b: 9May1996, Springfield, Il; d: 9May1996, Springfield, Il.; bu: (not stated)); fa: Bernard J. "Bo" Delaney; mo: Brenda I. Theilen. Survived by his parents of Pleasant Plains; one brother: Christopher Joseph Delaney, at home; grandparents: Shirley Theilen of Pleasant Plains, Mrs. Ike (Patricia) King of New Berlin and Bernard F. Delaney of New Berlin; great-grandparents: Lola Jolley of Macomb, Mary S. Monnat of Springfield and Mrs. and Mrs. Bernard P. Delaney of Des Plaines; and many aunts, uncles and cousins. Preceded by his grandfather: Paul Theilen; great-grandfathers: John J. Monnat and James Jolley; and great-grandparents: Mr. & Mrs. August (Lena) Theilen.

DELANEY, Bertha Roena (Kennedy); b: 19Apr1899, Morgan Co., Il.; d: 12Oct1983, Jacksonville, Il.; bu: Arcadia, Il.; m: 1) William Delaney in 1915 at Jacksonville, IL.; and 2) John Delaney (date and place not stated); fa: J. O. Kennedy; mo: Sarah Goodpasture. Resided at 817 S. Clay, Jacksonville, Il. with her granddaughter: Roena Delaney. Survived by the following children: Charles E. "Gene" of Jacksonville, Mrs. Robert (Helen Louise) Lane of Arizona, and Merle Dean, Sr. of Springboro, Iowa; numerous grandchildren; and one cousin: Millie Refina Nunes of Jacksonville. Preceded in death by her second husband; a son; and a brother.

DELANEY, Emily Frances (Goode); b:29Mar1894, Arkansas; d: 10Mar1977, Lynchburg, Virginia; bu: Oak Grove Cemetery, Modesto, Il.; m: Elbert M. Delaney in 1920 (place not stated); fa: John W. Goode; mo: Sarah Jane Hays. Husband preceded in death in 1971. A resident of Virden, Il. Survived by a son: George W. Delaney of Lynchburg, Va.; two sisters: Mattie Reese of Palmyra and Florence Crump of Virden; and nieces and nephews. Preceded by one daughter; two brothers; and a sister.

DELANEY, Frank M.; b: 30Jul1893, Springfield, Il.; d: 4May1992, Springfield, Il.; bu: Calvary Cemetery, Springfield, Il.; m: Agnes E. Bieser on 24Oct1922 in Centralia, Il.; fa: Patrick Delaney; mo: Bridget Lyndon. Wife preceded in death in 1987. Survived by four sons: Lawrence of Atlanta, Ga., Robert of Decatur, Bernard of Des Plaines and James of Jacksonville; 22 grand and 41 g-grandchildren; and one sister: Mrs. James (Gertrude) Fleming of Springfield. Preceded by three g-grandchildren; four brothers and seven sisters.

DeLAPP, Erma (Beasley); b: 19Oct1902, Palmyra, Il.; d: 9Aug1981, Springfield, Il.; bu: Medora, Il.; m: Harvey E. DeLapp on 19Oct1921 (place not stated); fa: James W. Beasley; mo: Orra B. Grimmett. Husband preceded her in death. A resident of Jacksonville, Il. Survived by aunts and uncles. She spent her early life in the Jerseyville and Medora area.

DELGADO, Juan J.; b: 20Nov1900, Pinar del Rio, Cuba; d: 5Jul1985, Springfield, Il.; bu: Calvary Cemetery, Jacksonville, Il.; m: Doris Bacon on 22Dec1942, Havana, Cuba; fa: Juan Jose Delgado; mo: Theresa Mier. A resident of Jacksonville, Il. Survived by his wife; a daughter: Doris P. Delgado of Louisville, Ky.; one son: Alejandro Delgado of Jacksonville; a granddaughter: Stephanie Sorrells, also of Louisville, Ky.; a sister: Nereida Macho of Dallas, Tex.; and two brothers: Rafael of Miami, Fla., and Gulllermo of Havana, Cuba.

DELL, Elsie E.; b: 23Feb1896, Pittsfield, Il.; d: 22Aug1981, Barry, Il.; bu: West Cemetery, Pittsfield, Il.; fa: John T. Dell; mo: Mary Feary. A resident of Pittsfield, Il. Survived by one sister: Mrs. Pearl Heightman of Pittsfield; and numerous nieces and nephews. Preceded by five brothers and three sisters.

DELL, Ina Pearl (Roads); b: 14Dec1893, Pike Co., Il.; d: 4May1982, Jacksonville, Il.; bu: West Cemetery, Pittsfield, Il.; fa: John Walker Roads; mo: Lydia May Hayden. A former resident of Pittsfield, Il. Survived by two sons: Floyd of Riverside, Calif., and Orville of Pittsfield; one daughter: Virginia Galloway of Webster Groves, Mo., and one foster daughter: Evelyn Jane Tucker of Pittsfield; two sisters: Mrs. Marie Schrader of Elkhorn, Neb., and Mrs. Charlotte Triphahn of Phoenix, Arizona.

DELL, Lenora (Robinson); b: 14Mar1904, Milton, Il.; d: 12Jun1990, Decatur, Il.; bu: West Cemetery, Pittsfield, Il.; ;m: Theodore Dell (date and place not stated); fa: Charles Robinson; mo: Connie Cox. Husband preceded in death. A resident of Decatur; formerly of Pittsfield. Survived by one son: Donald of Decatur; and two grandchildren.

DELL, Mary Virginia (Caughlan); b: 23Aug1897 (place not stated); d: 25Apr1981, Barry, Il.; bu: West Cemetery, Pittsfield, Il.; m: Orion Dell on 9Apr1919 (place not stated); fa: Charles W. Caughlan; mo: Anna Mary Long. Husband preceded in death. A former resident of Pittsfield, Il. Survived by two sons: Lewis of New Salem and Jerry of Green Bay, Wisc.; three daughters: Mrs. Winfred (Dorothy) Gleckler of New Salem, Mrs. Richard (Nola) Ewing and Mrs. Hansard (Mary Ann) Manton, both of Phoenix, Ariz.; 13 grand and 17 g-grandchildren; two sisters: Miss Ruth Caughlan of Pittsfield and Mrs. Helen Anderson of Mexico, Mo.; and two brothers: Bentley and Brad, both of Pittsfield.

DeLONG, Delmar; b: 12Jan1950, Jacksonville, Il.; d: 19Jun1976, near Meredosia, Il.; bu: Waverly, Il.; fa: Delbert DeLong; mo: Betty Wilson. A resident of Waverly, Il. Survived by his parents of Waverly; a son: Allen Scott DeLong of Paris, Mo.; a sister and four brothers: Mrs. Darryl (Janet) DeWitt, Brian "Butch" DeLong, Delbert A. "Tony" DeLong, Kevin DeLong and Darren DeLong, all of Waverly; and a grandmother: Mrs. Florence Wilson of Jacksonville; in addition to a number of aunts, uncles and cousins in the area.

DeLONG, Eleanor (Torrance); b: 8Oct1911, Bluffs, Il.; d: 19Feb1987, Jacksonville, Il.; bu: Green Cemetery, Bluffs, Il.; m: Lester "Brick" DeLong on 20Mar1937 in Jerseyville, Il.; bu: fa: Bennie Ray Torrance; mo: Rachel Eleanor Hatter. Survived by her husband; four sisters: Mrs. Mary Swanson of Davis, Calif., Mrs. Hester Berry of Winchester, Mrs. Leonora Wright of Woodstock and Mrs. Helen Spradlin of Elgin. Preceded by one brother and one sister. Kora Eleanor Kessinger of Roodhouse was raised in the DeLong home.

DeLONG, Harold S. "Andy"; b: 19May1905, Murrayville, Il.; d: 13May1989, Jacksonville, Il.; bu: Memorial Lawn Cemetery, Jacksonville Il.; fa: Herbert DeLong; mo: Dollie Orris. Survived by four sisters: Marjorie Tendick, Mildred DeLong, Esther DeLong and Mrs. Donald (Mary) Craig, all of Jacksonville; one brother: James of Hendersonville, Tenn.; two nephews and one niece. Preceded by two brothers; two sisters; and his parents.

DeLONG, Lester E. "Brick"; b: 5Nov1911, Woodson, Il.; d: 7May1988, Jacksonville, Il.; bu: Green Cemetery, Bluffs, Il.; m: Eleanor Torrance on 20Mar1937 in Jerseyville, Il.; fa: Herbert DeLong; mo: Dollie Orris. Wife preceded in death 19Feb1987. WWII Army vet. Survived by two brothers: Harold "Andy" of Jacksonville and James of Hendersonville, Tenn.; four sisters: Mrs. Marjorie Tendick, Mildred DeLong, Esther DeLong and Mrs. Donald (Mary) Craig, all of Jacksonville, and Kora McEvers of Lincoln, who was raised in the DeLong home. Preceded by two sisters and one brother.

DeLONG, Lindell; b: 4Feb1917, Macoupin Co., near Nortonville, Il.; d: 2Jan1993, Jacksonville, Il.; bu: East Cemetery, Waverly, Il.; m: Elsie Reynolds on 31Jan1939 in Palmyra, Mo.; fa: Ralph E. DeLong; mo: Lola Mae Smith. A resident of Waverly, Il. Survived by his wife; one son: Russell DeLong of Waverly; two daughters: Millie Walters and Sandy Mitchell, both of Waverly; six grandchildren; 12 g-grandchildren; and two brothers: Edwin DeLong of Hillsboro and Wyman DeLong of Waverly. Preceded by two brothers: Lowell and Delbert; and two sisters: Mildred and Marian.

DeLONG, Lowell; b: 28Dec1918, Nortonville, Il.; d: 3Jun1979, Horseshoe Bend, Ark.; bu: Waverly, Il..; m: Ruth Irene Shekelton on 15Aug1939 (place not stated); fa: Ralph E. DeLong; mo: Lola M. Smith. A former resident of Jacksonville and Waverly, Il. Survived by his wife; a daughter: June K. Hudson of Jacksonville; two sons: Wilbert Lee and William Arnold, both of Jacksonville; four brothers: Lindell, Delbert and Wyman, all of Waverly, and Edwin of St. Louis, Mo.; and five grandchildren.

DeLONG, Myrtle Ann (Newingham); b: 22Jun1893, Hillview, Il.; d: 27Feb1979, White Hall, IL.; d: 27Feb1979, White Hall, Il.; bu: Pine Tree Cemetery, Patterson, Il.; m: (not stated); fa: Charles Newingham; mo: Nellie Smith. A resident of Roodhouse, Il. Survived by a daughter: Mrs. Lucille Shaw of rural White Hall; two grand and three g-grandchildren; one g-g-grandchild; these sisters and brother: Mae Garner of White Hall, Faye Walker of Greenfield and Henry Newingham of Roodhouse.

DeLONG, William Allen; b: 9Nov1909, Calhoun Co., Il.; d: 2Feb1977, Quincy, Il.; bu: Crescent Heights Cemetery, Pleasant Hill, Il.; m: Esther Quickert (date and place not stated); fa: William A. DeLong, Sr.; mo: Nelle Gill. A resident of Pittsfield, Il. Survived by his wife; two children: Russell of Bourbonnais and Mrs. Glenn (Joann) Barton of Pittsfield; five grandchildren; and a sister: Mrs. Glenn (Lillian) McClintock of Bloomington.

DELPH, Anna (Smith); b: 22Jan1898, Morgan Co., Il.; d: 27Apr1977, Jacksonville, Il.; bu: Chapin, Il.; m: Jesse Delph on 4Nov1914, Jacksonville, Il; fa: Benjamin Smith; mo: Martha Mallicoat. Husband preceded in death in January, 1960. A resident of Chapin. Survived by a daughter: Mrs. Russell (Orma) Meier of Bluffs; two grand and five g-grandchildren. Preceded by two brothers and a sister.

DEMAREE, Morris; b: 4Feb1893, Rushville, Il.; d: 12Jul1982, rural Rushville, Il.; bu: Rushville, Il.; m: Nell Sevier on 21Feb1917 in Waverly, Il.; fa: William L. Demaree; mo: Rebecca A. Hamilton. Wife preceded in death 4Mar1981. Survived by one daughter: Mrs. Margaret Jackson of Jefferson City, Mo.; four sons: Raymond and William, both of Rushville, Dwight of Meredosia, and Danny of Sullivan; 10 grand and 11 g-grandchildren. Preceded by two brothers.

DEMAREE, Nell E. (Ananias); b: 4Sep1890, Waverly, Il.; d: 4Mar1981, rural Rushville, Il.; bu: Rushville, Il.; m: Maurice Demaree on 21Feb1917 in Waverly, Il.; fa: Daniel Ananias; mo: Lila Mills. Survived by her husband; one daughter: Mrs. Margaret Jackson of Jefferson City, Mo.; and four sons: Raymond and William of rural Rushville, Dwight of Beardstown and Danny of Sullivan; 16 grand and 10 g-grandchildren; and a brother: John of Peoria. Preceded by one brother and four sisters.

DeMENT, Sharon Sue (Fowler); b: 16Apr1952, Winchester, Il.; d: 8Dec1981, Clinton Lake, Clinton, Il.; fa: Noah Isaac Fowler; mo: Margaret Simmons. A resident of Clinton, Il. Survived by her husband; her mother of Winchester; two sons: Brian and Jason, both at home; two brothers: David Fowler of Winchester and Thomas Fowler of White Hall; and two sisters: Mrs. Ann Hensley of Clinton and Mrs. Vera Penrod of Cicero. She was preceded in death by her father.

DEMING, Elnora Lucile (Witwer); b: 3Mar1919, Jacksonville, Il.; d: 7Jul1986, Chicago, Il.; bu: Diamond Grove Cemetery, Jacksonville, Il.; m: (not stated); fa: Charles Witwer; mo: Lucy Florence Claywell. A former resident of Jacksonville. Survived by one son: Donald L. Dennis of Springfield; and one sister: Goldie Long of Jacksonville; three grand and five g-grandchildren.

DEMING, Fred; b: 13Jan1894, Atwater, Il.; d: 23Jan1982, Beardstown, Il.; bu: Auburn, Il.; m: Ora Craddock on 26Jul1923 in Springfield, Il.; fa: Fred Deming; mo: Nora Whithorn. A resident of Beardstown, Il. Survived by his wife; a son: Wesley of Beardstown; three daughters: Mrs. Gladys Woods of Camarillo, Calif., and Mrs. Grace Bridges and Mrs. Ruth Dodd, both of Springfield; a sister: Mrs. Edith Long of Waggoner; 12 grand and 11 g-grandchildren. Preceded by two brothers and a sister.

DEMING, Ora (Craddock); b: 17Oct1895, North Carolina; d: 9Jul1982, Beardstown, Il.; bu: Auburn, Il.; m: Fred Deming on 26Jul1923 in Springfield, Il.; fa: Robert Craddock; mo: Lottie Jones. Husband preceded in death 23Jan1982. A resident of Beardstown, Il. Survived by one son: Wesley Deming of Beardstown; three daughters: Mrs. Gladys Woods of Camarillo, Calif., Mrs. Grace Bridges and Mrs. Ruth Dodd, both of Springfield; one brother: Ralph Craddock of California; two sisters: Mrs. Della Pigg of Chatham, Va., and Claudia Pedro of California; 12 grand and 11 g-grandchildren. Preceded by two brothers.

DEMING, Wesley; b: 6Jul1924, Auburn, Il.; d: 22Feb1988, Beardstown, Il.; bu: Beardstown, Il.; m: Neva Cunningham on 27Jun1943 in Paris, Il.; fa: Fred Deming; mo: Ora Craddock. WWII Army vet. Survived by his wife; two daughters: Mrs. Dan (Barbara) Schone of Arenzville and Rebecca Bennett of Beardstown; a son: Gordon Deming of Jacksonville; five grandchildren; one g-grandchild; and three sisters: Gladys Woods of Camarillo, Calif., and Grace Bridges and Ruth Dodd, both of Springfield.

DEMPSTER, James A.; b: 2Aug1893, Peoria, Il.; d: 13Sep1983, Mt. Sterling, Il.; bu: Griggsville, Il.; m: 1) Celia Combs (date and place not states); and 2) Ulavee Lynch on 31Aug1929 in Jacksonville, Il.; fa: John Dempster; mo: Sarah Curtis. 1st wife preceded in death. A resident of Griggsville, IL. Survived by his wife; four daughters: Mrs. Jack (Helen) Gregory of New Hall, Calif., Mrs. LaBurel Phillips of Beardstown, Mrs. James (Frances) Meeks of Rock Island, and Mrs. Richard (Dolores) Webel of Chambersburg; one step-daughter: Mrs. Theron (Darlene) Smith of Milton, Fla.; and one son: James Dempster, Jr. of Chester, Calif.; six grand and seven g-grandchildren and nine step-grandchildren; one brother: Bruce Dempster of Sheridan; and three sisters: Mrs. Viola Collins, Mrs. Florence Mureen and Mrs. Rhoda DeTrempe, all of East Peoria. Preceded by one daughter, two sisters and one grandson.

DEMPSTER, Ulavee (Lynch); b: 19Dec1905, Rockport, Il.; d: 22Dec1988, Mt. Sterling, Il.; bu: Griggsville, Il.; m: James A. Dempster on 31Aug1929 in Jacksonville, IL.; fa: George Lynch; mo: Margaret Goodwin. Husband preceded in death in September, 1983. A former resident of Griggsville, Il. Survived by three daughters: Mrs. Richard (Dolores) Webel of Chambersburg, Mrs. James (Frances) Meeks of Rock Island and Mrs. Theron (Darlene) Smith of Florida; two step-daughters: Mrs. Lyle (LaBurel) Phillips of Beardstown and Mrs. Jack (Helen) Gregory of Newhall, Calif.; a step-son: James Dempster of Chester, Calif.; 14 grand and several g-grandchildren; and numerous nieces and nephews. Preceded by three brothers, three sisters and two grandsons.

DeMEYER, Stephen; b: 5Nov1969, Springfield, Il.; d: 19Jun1986, Jefferson Co., Mo.; bu: Woodwreath Cemetery, Island Grove, Il.; fa: John DeMeyer; mo: Barbara Huff. A resident of Barnhart, Mo. Survived by his parents of Barnhart, Mo.; one sister: Melissa, at home; two brothers: Brendan and Cameron, both at home; maternal grandparents: Mr. & Mrs. Charles Huff of New Berlin; paternal grandparents: Mr. & Mrs. Maurice DeMeyer of Springfield; maternal great-grandmother: Mrs. Marie Huff of New Berlin; and maternal great-grandfather: Lawrence Clements of Clarence, Mo.; and several aunts, uncles and cousins.

DEMOIN, Zera (Price); b: (not stated); d: 29Jan1979, San Antonio, Tex.; bu: San Antonio, Tex.; m: Jesse Demoin (date and place not stated); fa & mo: (not stated). A former resident of Meredosia, Il. Survived by her husband; and three sons: Eddie, Donald and Jimmy, all of San Antonio; and a sister: Mrs. Anna Kaufman of Versailles.

DeMONBRUN, Martha M. (Kleinschmidt); b: 23Dec1921, Arenzville, Il.; d: 23Jul1992, Springfield, Il.; bu: Memorial Lawn Cemetery, Jacksonville, Il.; m: Dale DeMonbrun on 12Sep1975 in Petersburg, Il.; fa: Ernest F. Kleinschmidt; mo: Hulda M. Fricke. A resident of Oakford, IL. Survived by her husband; one step-son: Roy of Oakford; four brothers: Edwin of Lincoln, Gary of Petersburg, Albert of Carmel, Ind., and Clarence Kleinschmidt of Armington; five sisters: Esther Heyen, Norma Rosendahl and Hilda Neumann, all of Petersburg, Janice Beckman of Peoria and Margaret Stroud of Armington; and several nieces, nephews and cousins. Preceded by one sister: Dorothy Zuhlke.

DeMOSS, Pearl B. (Lindsey); b: 27Aug1906, Readsville, Mo.; d: 10Oct1992, Rushville, Il.; bu: Rushville, Il.; m: Clarence Edwin DeMoss on 11Feb1924 in Virginia, Il.; fa: James Haywood Lindsey; mo: Martha Ann Perry. Husband preceded in death 17Oct1964. Survived by two daughters: Mrs. Merle (Mildred) Terry of Brooklyn and Barbara Billups of Henderson; three sons: Ronald E. DeMoss of Rushville, Edwin DeMoss of Plano, Tex., and Dennie W. DeMoss of Springfield; 11 grand and 16 g-grandchildren; and two sisters: Florence Thurman and Onie Brown, both of Beardstown. Preceded by two infant sons, five brothers, seven sisters, two half-brothers and one half-sister.

DEMUZIO, Vincent; b: 14Feb1920, Goriano Sicoli, Italy; d: 13Oct1991, Gillespie, Il.; bu: Holy Corss Cemetery, Gillespie, Il.; m: Catherine Murphy on 12Oct1940 in Gillespie, Il.; fa: Bernardino Demuzio; mo: Concetta Angelo. WWII Navy vet. Survived by his wife; one son: Vince Demuzio, Jr. of Carlinville; four daughers: Bernadette Hasquin of Gillespie, Marlene Demuzio of Chicago, Catherine Visintin of Gillespie and Donna Burke of Springfield; eight grand and three g-grandchildren; and two sisters: Rose McMillon of Granite of Granite City and Mary Davis of Humble, Texas.

DENBO, Roger H.; b: 18Feb1912, English, Indiana; d: 26Feb1981, Bloomington, Ind.; bu: Plainville, Ind.; m: Mildred Killion on 12Aug1931 (place not stated); fa: Henry Denbo; mo: Rosella (surname not stated). Survived by his wife; three sons: Dwain of Princeton, Ind., Monte of Rising Sun, Ind., and Phil of Bloomington, Ind.; four daughters: Mrs. David Deal of Winchester, Mrs. Jerry Gaither of Bloomington, Ind., Mrs. Tom Young of Cleveland, Ohio, and Mrs. William Young of Bloomington, Ind.; four brothers; two sisters; 22 grand and six g-grandchildren. Preceded by two brothers and a grandchild.

DENHAM, Joe C.; b: 3Mar1916, Canton, Il.; d: Jun1979, Tucson, Ariz.; bu: Memorial Lawn Cemetery, Jacksonville, Il.; m: Virginia Mary Pace in 1937 in Missouri; fa: Elza Denham; mo: Lillian Harrison. A resident of Sierra Vista, Ariz. Survived by these children: Mrs. Robert (Sharon) Selness of Con Rapids, Minn., Mrs. Thomas (Susan) Cors of Fort Ord, Calif., and David, with the Air Force in Tucson, Ariz. Preceded by one son: Danny.

DENHAM, Nellie (Wales); b: 20Jan1888, Roodhouse, Il.; d: 13Jul1982, Jacksonville, Il.; bu: Fernwood Cemetery, Roodhouse, Il.; m: Herbert Denham on 11Nov1913 (place not stated); fa: Charles E. Wales; mo: Mary E. Gray. Husband preceded in death 31Dec1972. Survived by a brother: Elmer Wales of Oregon, Missouri; and several nieces and nephews.

DENHAM, Russell; b: 8Apr1908, Glasgow, Ky.; d: 10Apr1990, Jacksonville, Il.; bu: Memorial Lawn Cemetery, Jacksonville, Il.; m: 1) Betty Reynolds on 28May1926; and 2) Hilda Casson on 10Nov1981 (places not stated); fa: Wesley Denham; mo: Emma Bell. 1st wife preceded in death 30Jun1980. Survived by his wife; a daughter: Mrs. Lloyd Krumlauf of Fort Myers Beach, Fla.; a step-son: Thomas A. Casson of Jacksonville; two step-daughters: Bevery Cox of Alsey and Marsha Casson of Jacksonville; a sister: Hazel Barbour of Glasgow, Ky.; eight grand and 11 g-grandchildren. Preceded by a son: Bill; and a grandson: Michael.

DENIGHT, Esther L. (Naffziger); b: 6Jun1916, Hopedale, Il.; d: 4Apr1996, Hopedale, Il.; bu: Union Station Cemetery; m: Raymond F. Denight on 2Oct1937 in Kouts, Ind.; fa: William P. Naffziger; mo: Rose Thomas. A resident of Green Valley, Il. Survived by her husband; one son: Gerald Denight of Jacksonville; one daughter: Phyllis Miler of Orland Park; four grandchildren; one g-grandson; three brothers: Charles Naffziger of Atlanta, Il., Lyle Naffziger of Emden and Dean Naffziger of Armington; and one sister: Nina Malinowski of Pekin. Preceded by one brother: Wayne Naffziger.

DENISON, Gene; b: 27Aug1935, Milton, Il.; d: 30Dec1996, Columbia, Mo.; bu: Smith Cemetery, Milton, Il.; m: Joyce McDowell on 25Mar1968 in Milton, Il.; fa: Leonard V. Denison; mo: Frances L. Kern. A resident of Pittsfield, Il. Army vet. Survived by his wife; two sons: Chad of Pittsfield and Rodney Wycoff of Pittsfield; a sister: Mrs. Leonard (Beth) Wade of Pittsfield; an aunt: Mrs. Eva Sanderson of Pittsfield; and several nieces and nephews. Preceded by an infant son: Vincent Gene.

DENISON, Irene (Graham); b: 17Apr1902, near Milton, Il.; d: 28Jun1995, Pittsfield, Il.; bu: Smith Cemetery, near Milton, Il.; m: Lyndle Joseph Denison in July, 1926 in Milton, Il.; fa: John Graham; mo: Edna Miller. Husband preceded in death 4Jan1974. A resident of Griggsville; formerly of Pittsfield, Il. Survived by one daughter: Mrs. Sid (Barbara) Lemons of Milton; three sons: Francis Gordon (wife, Barbara) Denison of Springfield, MO., Jim (wife Jocelyn) Denison of Griggsville and Terry Denison of Lawrenceville; nine grand and seven g-grandchildren; two brothers: Hugh Graham of Milton and Forrest Graham of Quincy; and several nieces and nephews. Preceded by one granddaughter; and two sisters: Inez Hoover and Catherine Wheeler.

DENISON, Joe L.; b: 19Jun1930, Milton, Il.; d: 9Oct1991, Columbia, Mo. (Vets Admin Hospital); bu: Smith Cemetery, Milton, Il.; m: Joan Norton on 1Jan1952 in Milton, Il.; fa: Leonard Vinton Denison; mo: Frances Leota Kern. A resident of Milton, Il. Marine Corp vet. Survived by three daughters: Cindy Milner of Woodson, Cheryl Knezevich of Boone, Iowa and Carolyn Kremer of Pittsfield; one son: Curt Denison of Riverton; one sister: Mrs. Leonard (Beth) Wade of Pittsfield; one brother: Gene Denison of Pittsfield; and four grandchildren.

DENISON, Leonard V.; b: 21Feb1908, near Milton, Il.; d: 27Mar1989, Pittsfield, Il.; bu: Smith Cemetery, near Milton, Il.; m: Frances L. Kern on 29Jun1929 in New Salem, Il.; bu: Joseph Denison; mo: Ellen Hutton. Wife preceded in death in July, 1973. A resident of Pittsfield; formerly of Milton. Survived by a daughter: Mrs. Leonard (Beth) Wade of Pittsfield; two sons: Joe of Milton and Gene of Pittsfield; eight grand and five g-grandchildren; and one sister: Mrs. Eva Sanderson of Pittsfield. Preceded by one grandson and three brothers.

DENKERT, Laura (Scranton); b: 15Sep1906, Nebo, Il.; d: 7Dec1976, Pittsfield, Il.; bu: Oak Hill Cemetery, Riverton, Il.; m: Albert H. Denkert (date and place not stated); fa: Clarence Rowley; mo: Agnes N. Hemphill. Husband preceded in death in 1973. Survived by a son: Ronald Scranton of Pittsfield; a daughter: Mrs. Marguerite Jones of Torrence, Calif; a sister: Martha Scranton of Nebo; two brothers: James and Lee Rowley of Nebo; seven grand and four g-grandchildren.

DENNEHY, Mary A.; b: (not stated); d: 13Aug1989, Chicago, Il.; bu: Glen Oak Cemetery, Hillside, Il.; m: John Ambrose Dennehy (date and place not stated); fa & o: (not stated). Husband preceded in death. A resident of Chicago; was 84 years of age at death. Survived by a daughter: Mrs. Carl Power of Springfield; a sister; a brother; nine grandchildren, including John Power of Jacksonville; eight g-grandchildren, including Phoebe Jane and Litton Worth Power of Jacksonville. Preceded by a daughter.

DENNEY, Arthur; b:31Jul1893, Ky.; d: 31May1990, Jacksonville, Il.; bu: Memorial Lawn Cemetery, Jacksonville, Il.; m: Edith A. Nortrup on 30Jul1913 in Jacksonville, Il.; fa: Marsh Denney; mo: Elizabeth (surname not stated). Wife preceded in death in 1968. Survived by two daughters: Mrs. Connie (Helen) Morgan of Pekin and Mrs. William ( Betty) Lynn of Jacksonville; two granddaughters: Sharon Bernshausen of Manito and Karen Singley of Pekin; one grandson: Mark Lynn of Jacksonville; and eight g-grandchildren. Preceded by one sister and two brothers.

DENNEY, Edwin; b: 1Sep1924, Murl, Ky.; d: 27Jan1981, Virden, Il.; bu: East Cemetery, Waverly, IL.; m: (not stated); fa: Jabus "Bird" Denney; mo: Lula Hopkins. A former Scottville resident. WWII Navy vet. Survived by his parents; a daughter: Gail Lynn; three sisters: Mrs. Kathryn Ostermeier of Taylorville, Mrs. Irene Solomon of Worden and Mrs. Louise Molen of Virden; four brothers: Earl of Milwaukee, Ernest of Modesto, Eldred of Jacksonville and Elton Denney of Springfield.

DENNEY, Flutie (Poor); b: 14Oct1896, Roodhouse Il.; d: 14Dec1976, Jacksonville, Il.; bu: Fernwood Cemetery, Roodhouse, Il.; m: Clarence Denney on 27Jan1916 (place not stated); fa: William Poor; mo: Tina Amman. Husband preceded in death in June, 1967. A resident of Roodhouse Il. Survived by two sons: Joe W. of Hayes, Kansas and Ray Denney of Jacksonville; five grand and three g-grandchildren.

DENNEY, Jabus "Bird"; b: 10Feb1889, Powersburg, Ky.; d: 9Dec1985, Springfield, Il.; bu: East Cemetery, Waverly, Il.; m: Virginia Hopkins on 11Mar1908 in Wayne Co., Ky.; fa: Ewing Denney; mo: Talitha Dalton. Wife preceded in death in 1981. A resident of Taylorville, Il. Survived by three daughters: Mrs. Kathryn Ostermeier of Taylorville, Mrs. Irene Solomon of Worden and Mrs. Louise Molen of Virden; three sons: Earl of Milwaukee, Wisc., Eldred of Jacksonville and Elton Denney of Springfield; 26 grand, 38 g-grand and three g-g-grandchildren.

DENNEY, Lula (Hopkins); b: 30Apr1892, Murl, Key.; d: 31Aug1981, Springfield, Il.; bu: East Cemetery, Waverly, Il.; m: "Bird" Denney on 11Mar1908 in Wayne Co., Ky.; fa: Samuel Hopkins; mo: Kathryn Beck. A resident of Virden; formerly of the Waverly area. Survived by her husband; four sons: Earl of Milwaukee, Wisc., Ernest of Modesto, Eldred of Jacksonville and Elton Denney of Springfield; three daughters: Mrs. Kathryn Ostermeier of Taylorville, Mrs. Irene Solomon of Worden, and Mrs. Louise Molen of Virden; 26 grand and 28 g-grandchildren; and a sister: Mrs. Mattie Eads of Hamilton, Missouri. Preceded by two sons: Raymond Elise and Marion Denney.

DENNEY, Richard Lee; b: 30Oct1924, Jacksonville, Il.; d: 11Dec1996, Eldred, Il.; bu: Memorial Lawn Cemetery, Jacksonville, Il.; m: Claudia Clendenen (date and place not stated); fa: Benjamin Denney, Sr.; mo: Lora Burke. A former resident of Jacksonville. WWII Army vet. Survived by his wife; one daughter: Gary (Joyce) Grinder of Jacksonville; one son: Benjamin Lee (wife, Kathy) of Jacksonville; one step-son: Mark (wife, Carolyn) Sanford of Hardin; six grandsons; one g-grandson; and several nieces and nephews. Preceded by a brother: Benjamin, Jr.; and one sister: Ruth Soto.

DENNIS, Andrea Lynette; b: 26Oct1972, Jacksonville, IL.; d: 3Sep1981, St. Louis, Mo.; bu: Winchester, Il.; fa: Terry Dennis; mo: Sara Evans. A resident of Washington, Il.; formerly of Jacksonville, Il. Survived by her parents; one sister: Candi; and one brother: Eric, both at home; her grandparents: Mr. & Mrs. Everett Evans of Mission Viejo, Calif., Mrs. Mary Ann Evans and Mrs. Ruth Dennis, both of Jacksonville, and Ralph Dennis of Branson, Mo.

DENNIS, Charles S.; b: 30Mar1895, Mason City, Il.; d: 10Sep1990, Jacksonville, Il.; bu: White Hall, Il.; m: 1) Lucille Evans in White Hall, IL. (date not stated); and 2) Teresa Wilkinson on 4Oct1967 in Roodhouse, Il.; fa: George Dennis ;mo: Sarah Schundelmeier. 1st wife preceded in death in November, 1964. A resident of Roodhouse. WWI vet. Survived by his wife; one son: Richard E. Dennis of St. Paul, Minn.; one step-son: Ray Wikinson of Roodhouse; one daughter: Sharon D. Kilby of Greensbori, N.C., and one step-daughter Mary Deterding of Minneapolis, Minn.; three grand, 17 step-grand and 24 g-grandchildren; one brother: Les Dennis of Peoria; and one sister: Lois Sank of Lincoln. Preceded by three brothers, one sister, and two step-children.

DENNIS, Chester Melvin; b: 6Nov1913, Waverly, Il.; d: 25Oct1989, Hopkinsville, Ky.; bu: Franklin, Il.; m: Jeannette Berkey on 10Oct1942 in Cahokia, Mo.; fa: William Lee Dennis; mo: Hettie Elizabeth Wilkerson. A resident of Metamora, Il. WWII Army vet. Survived by his wife; a son: Harry Dennis of Anderson, Calif.; two daughters: Mrs. James (Carolyn) Megginson of Naples, Fla., and Mrs. Richard (Beth) Rosenbush of Metamora; three sisters: Bertha Correll, Agnes Hoelscher and Lois Hayes all of Jacksonville; four grand and five g-grandchildren. Preceded by four brothers and three sisters.

DENNIS, Floyd H.; b: 7Oct1911 (place not stated); d: 18Aug1995, Springfield, Il.; bu: Indian Point Cemetery, near Athens, Il.; m: Gladys M. Copelan on 5Aug1937 in Palmyra, Mo.; fa: Ira Dennis; mo: Ella Burton. A resident of Petersburg, Il. Survived by his wife; four daughters: Mrs. Lloyd (Beverly) Holliday of Petersburg, Mrs. John (Carolyn) Miller of Greenview, Mrs. James (Joyce) Dowell of Walnut, Calif., and Mrs. William (Betty) White of Petersburg, nine grand and five g-grandchildren; and several nieces, nephews and cousins. Preceded by one son and one daughter.

DENNIS, Hayes F. "Shorty"; b: 14Apr1897, Mason City, Il.; d: 18Mar1981, Peoria, Il.; bu: Mason City, Il.; fa: George Dennis; mo: Sarah Schundelmeier. WWI Army vet. Survived by three brothers: Charles of West Palm Beach, Fla., and Leslie and Paul, both of Peoria; two sisters: Mrs. Charles (Gertrude) Davis of White Hall and Mrs. Lois Sank of Lincoln; several nieces and nephews. Preceded by two brothers.

DENNIS, Helen M. (McDonald); b: 13May1927, Jacksonville, IL.; d: 9Aug1996, Springfield, Il.; bu: Diamond Grove Cemetery, Jacksonville, Il.; m: Donald L. Dennis on 7Jul1956 in Jacksonville, Il.; fa: William McDonald; mo: Evalee Arenz. Husband preceded in death 6Oct1986. A former resident of Jacksonville, Il. Survived by three sons: Damon (wife, Gail) Dennis of Springfield, Terry Dennis of Jacksonville ad Don (wife, Marie) Dennis of Springfield; two daughters: Mrs. William (Marlene) Osborne and Mrs. Ray (Rosalie) McKinley, both of Jacksonville; 13 grand and five g-grandchildren; and three sisters: Aileen German of Jacksonville, Audrey Dempke of Springfield and Mrs. Paul (Dorothy) Nomady of Tomahawk, Wisc.

DENNIS, Jerry D. "Pete"; b: 5Aug1939, Chula, Mo.; d: 6May1992, Springfield, Il.; bu: Shearer Cemetery, New Canton, Il.; m: Shirley Gann on 15May1959, Chillicothe, Mo.; fa: Daniel Dennis; mo: Dorothy McLain. A resident of New Canton, Il. Survived by his mother: Dorothy Jenkins; one son: Jerry Dennis, Jr. of Colchester; two daughters: Orseanna Dennis of New Canton and Mrs. Mark (DeVonna) Nation of Pittsfield; three grandchildren; one brother: Charles Dennis of Meadville, Mo.; and one sister: Mrs. Gary (Karen) Hicks of Macon, Mo. Preceded by one son and his father.

DENNIS, Marie (Six); b: 11Jun1929, Chapin, Il.; d: 29Mar1989, Mt. Zion, Il.; bu: Mt. Zion, IL.; m: Gordon Dennis (date and place not stated); fa: Roy Six; mo: Eva (surname not stated). Survived by her husband; one son and one daughter, both of Mt. Zion. Preceded by her parents; her step-father: Noah Potter of Jacksonville; and a brother: Charles Six of Jacksonville.

DENNIS, Marion; b: 17Aug1893, Chambersburg, Il.; d: 8Apr1984, Beardstown, Il.; bu: McCord Cemetery, Perry, Il.; fa: J. H. Dennis; mo: Minnie Parks. A resident of Chambersburg, Il. Survived by a sister: Mrs. Clement (Arabelle) Eledge of Meredosia and several nieces and nephews. Preceded by four sisters and three brothers.

DENNIS, Morris Howard; b: 29Aug1918, Waverly, Il.; d: 18Nov1983, Marion, Il.; bu: County Line Cemetery, near Creal Springs, Il.; m: Lucille Martin (date and place not stated); fa: William Lee Dennis; mo: Harriett Wilkerson. A resident of rural Creal Springs, Il. Survived by his wife; three sons: Redgrine of Elizabethtown, Ky., Roger Allan of New Berlin and William Lee of Springfield; a daughter: Elizabeth Ann Williams of Springfield; 11 grandchildren; one g-grandchild; two brothers: Chester and Donald Denis, both of Jacksonville; and three sisters, all of Jacksonville: Lois Hayes, Bertha Correll and Agnes Hoelscher. Preceded by two brothers and two sisters.

DENNIS, Ralph Fredrick; b: 27Sep1911, Waverly, Il.; d: 4Aug1983, Jacksonville, Il.; bu: Franklin, Il.; m: Ruth E. Lovell on 24Mar1936 in Carrollton, Il.; fa: Lee Dennis; mo: Hettie Wilkerson. A resident of rural Jacksonville. Survived by his wife and the following children: Mrs. Bill (Carol) Sturdivant of Deleon, Tex., Richard E., Terry N., Steve, Mrs. Dale (Kim) Murphy, Kerry, and Peggy Welsh, with whom he made his home, all of Jacksonville, Joseph F. of Las Vegas, Jeffrey L. of Washington, Il., Mrs. Floyd (Marilyn) Neff of Winchester, Timothy A. of Winter Haven, Fla., Sharon K. House of Houstin, Tex., Mrs. Steven (Karen) Price of Riverside, Calif., Mike of Dededo,Guam, and Kevin of Beardstown; 29 grand and one g-grandchildren; three sisters and three brothers: Agnes Hoelscher, Bertha Correll, Lois Hayes, and Don Dennis, all of Jacksonville, Chester of Metamora, and Howard of Marion. Preceded by a granddaughter, one brother and three sisters.

DENNIS, Robert S.; b: 3Aug1905, near Chambersburg, Il.; d: 31Oct1979, Springfield, Il.; bu: McCord Cemetery, Perry, Il.; m:Monta Leahr on 15May1935 in Pittsfield, Il.; fa: James O. Dennis; mo: Grace Shepard. Resident of Chambersburg, Il. Survived by his wife; a son: John of Chambersburg; and five sisters: Mrs. Francis (Myra) Leahr of Detroit, Mrs. Ralph (Winifred) Downey of Ashland, Mo., Mrs. Roger (Jane) Reese of Griggsville, Miss Margine Dennis of Springfield and Mrs. Kenneth (Virginia) Roate of Chambersburg.

DENNIS, Stella; b: 22Oct1881, Brown Co. Il.; d:20Feb1983, Rushville, Il.; bu: West Side Cemetery, Versailles, Il.; fa: Lawrence Dennis; mo: Amanda Robinson. Never married; was a resident of Modern Manor Nursing home, Mt. Sterling, Il., at the time of her death. Survived by a brother-in-law: Olin Hall of the Illinois Veterans Home in Quincy. Preceded by her parents, one brother and one sister.

DENNIS, Teresa Wilkinson (Taylor); b: 31Jan1902, Roodhouse, Il.; b: 13Dec1991, White Hall, Il.; bu: Fernwood Cemetery, Roodhouse, Il.; m: 1) David Wilkinson (date and place not stated); 2) Charles S. Dennis on 4Oct1967 in Roodhouse, Il.; fa: Clarence Taylor; mo: Mamie McCarthy. 1st husband died in January, 1958; 2nd on 10Sep1990. A resident of Roodhouse, Il. Survived by 16 grand and 25 g-grandchildren; and two sisters: Gladys Forrester of Springfield and Jane Carpunky of Jerseyville. Preceded by two sons: C. T. Wilkinson and Ray Wilkinson; two daughters: Mary Deterding and Kathleen Carpenter; and two sisters: Dorothy Duncan and Joyce Clark.

DENNIS, Wesley B.; b: 10Nov1925, Beardstown, Il.; d: 1Aug1977, Valley City, Il.; bu: Beardstown, IL.; m: Lois Clark on 15Feb1968 in Peoria, Il.; fa: Marion Dennis; mo: Anna Hulett. A resident of Mt. Sterling, Il. WWII vet. Survived by his wife; a son: Richard Wesley Dennis and four step-children: Glen, Linda and Douglas Dennis, all at home; his father and step-mother: Marion and Dovie Dennis of Valley City; two brothers: James Dennis of Valley City and Donald Lee Dennis of Ripley; three half-bothers: Leonard, Marion Mark and William Dennis, all of Peoria; three half-sisters: Mrs. Ronald (Inez) Seavy, Mrs. Alfred (Sina) Brooks and Mrs. George (Clara) Sharp, all of Peoria; two step-sisters: Mrs. James (Donna) Eubanks of North Pekin and Miss Nadine Schaffer of Washington; and a step-brother: Robert Schaffer of West Pittsburg, California.

DENNISON, Pat; b: 20Dec1956, Pittsfield, Il.; d: 29Nov1991, Quincy, Il.; bu: Griggsville, Il.; fa: Jim Dennison; mo: Jocelyn Bickerdike. A former resident of Griggsville, Il. Survived by her parents of Griggsville; her paternal grandmother; her maternal grandmother; two brothers: Mike Dennison of Griggsville and Matt Denison of Jacksonville; three nieces; one nephew; and several aunts and uncles. Preceded by her paternal and maternal grandfathers; and one uncle: J. C. Bickerdike.

DENNY, Mary M. (Gelling); b: 5Dec1891, Sault St. Marie, Michigan; d: 11Dec1978, Pittsfield, Il.; bu: McCord Cemetery, Perry, Il.; m: Dr. Alden R. Denny (date and place not stated); fa: Francis Gelling; mo: Elizabeth Fraser. Husband preceded in death. A resident of Perry, Il. Survived by two sons: Robert of Chicago and Arthur of Aurora; six grand and ten g-grandchildren. Preceded by a daughter: Mrs. Owen (Mary) Hannant.

DENNY, Paul Robert; b: 22Jan1912, Plant City, Fla.; d: 15Nov1978, Melbourne, Fla.; bu: Melbourne, Fla.; m: Dorothy Wheeler (date and place not stated); fa & mo: (not stated). A resident of Eau Gallie, Fla.; formerly of Jacksonville Il. Survived by his wife; a daughter: Wanda Jo Morris of Golden, Colo.; and a son: Andrew Denny of Melbourne, Fla.; eight grandchildren; and a sister-in-law: Mardell Wheeler Gish of this city.

DENNY, Robert; b: 23Oct1924, Alpine, Calif.; d: 14Dec1990, Chicago, Il.; bu: McCord Cemetery, Perry, Il.; fa: Dr. Alden R. Denny; mo: Mary Gelling. A former resident of Pike Co., Il. Survived by one brother-in-law: Owen Hannant of Griggsville; one sister-in-law: Lee Denny of Batavia; three nieces; and three nephews.

DENNY, Ruby E. (Alred); b: 17May1899, Manchester, Il.; d: 30Nov1985, Springfield, Il.; bu: Fernwood Cemetery, Roodhouse, IL.; m: Carl E. Denny (date and place not stated); fa: Edward Alred; mo: Phoebe Jeffrey. Husband preceded in death 20Oct1952. A resident of Roodhouse, Il. Survived by three grandchildren: Carl Denny of Roodhouse, Jim Denny and Bobbie Jo Dane; two g-grandchildren; one brother: Chester of Roodhouse; two sisters: Marjorie Ohmart and Martha Karow, both of Orlando, Fla. Preceded by two sons, one daughter, three brothers and one sister.

DeORNELLAS, Betty L. (Johnson); b: 15Apr1910, Paducah, Ky.; d: 21Oct1987, Jacksonville, Il.; bu: Diamond Grove Cemetery, Jacksonville, Il.; m: Ernest M. DeOrnellas (date and place not stated); fa: Stewart Paterson Johnson; mo: Venetta L. McGown. Husband preceded in death. Survived by two sisters: Mrs. William (Nora) Scott of Jacksonville and Rena Stevenson of Pocheco, Calif. Preceded by three brothers: Othalee, Amos and Raymond, who was killed during WWII in Holland; and a sister: Pearl Edwards.

DeORNELLAS, Clarence E.; b: 27May1913, Jacksonville, IL.; d: 18Jul1989, Carrollton, Il.; bu: Memorial Lawn Cemetery, Jacksonville, Il.; m: Esther Cerny on 25Arp1945 in Jacksonville, Il.; fa: Arthur DeOrnellas; mo: Cora Henderson. A resident of rural Roodhouse, Il. WWII Army Air Corp vet. Survived by his wife; one son: Mickey of Roodhouse; two daughters: Cathy Smith of Roodhouse and Mrs. Kirk (Janet) Miller of Glendale Heights; two brothers: William and Richard, both of Jacksonville, Il; and eight grandchildren. Preceded by six brothers and two sisters.

DeORNELLAS, Earl Henderson; b: 26Oct1918, Jacksonville, Il.; d: 7Apr1985, Lyons, N.J. (V. A. Hospital); bu: East Cemetery, Jacksonville, Il.; fa: Arthur DeOrnellas; mo: Cora Henderson. A resident of Brunswick, N.J.; formerly of Jacksonville, Il. WWII Army vet. & prisoner of war in Germany. Survived by four sons living in Ireland; and three brothers: William and Richard DeOrnellas of Jacksonville and Clarence DeOrnellas of Roodhouse.

DeORNELLAS, Jacob W. "Jake"; b: 3Apr1922, Jacksonville, Il.; d: 25Jun1978, Jacksonville, Il.; bu: East Cemetery, Jacksonville, Il.; m: Barbara A. Evans on 31Dec1972 in Pittsfield, Il.; fa: Arthur DeOrnellas; mo: Cora Jane Henderson. WWII Navy vet. Survived by his wife; a son by a previous marriage: Lloyd Jacob DeOrnellas of Dallas, Tex.; these brothers: William J. of Jacksonville, Clarence of Roodhouse, Earl of Brunswick, N.J. and Richard of Jacksonville. Preceded by these brothers and sister: Clifford, Howard, Russell, Lloyd and Alice Williams.

DeORNELLAS, Leta I. (Bottenfield); b: 16Feb1909, Oblong, Il.; d: 31May1987, Jacksonville, Il.; bu: East Cemetery, Jacksonville, Il.; m: William J. DeOrnellas on 31Aug1930 in Oblong, IL.; fa: Charles Bottenfield; mo: Zella Dennis. Survived by her husband. Preceded by one brother.

DeORNELLAS, Mildred R. (Scott); b: 27Mr1910, Jacksonville, Il.; bu: 26Nov1996, Naperville, Il.; d: East Cemetery, Jacksonville, Il.; m: Clifford DeOrnellas on 5Oct1929 in Jacksonville, Il.; fa: Clarence Scott; mo: Rosetta Fernandes. Husband preceded in death in 1951. A former resident of Jacksonville, Il. Survived by a daughter: Mrs. Arthur (Alberta) Kobialka of Naperville; two sons: Clifton (wife, Susan) of Springfield, and Donald J. (wife, Janet) of Jacksonville; six grandchildren; 1 step-grandson; and five g-grandchildren.

DeORNELLAS, William J.; b: 13Sep1903 (place not stated); d: 11Jun1990, Jacksonville, Il.; bu: East Cemetery, Jacksonville, Il.; m: Leta Bottenfield on 31Aug1930 (place not stated); fa: Arthur DeOrnellas; mo: Cora Henderson. Wife preceded in death 31May1987. Survived by a brother: Richard DeOrnellas of Jacksonville. Preceded by eight brothers and two sisters.

DEPENDAHL, Maudie (Allen); b:30Jun1989, Alton, Il. (Elder Care Nursing Home); bu: Rose Lawn Cemetery, Bethalto, Il. m: Walter Dependahl (date and place not stated); fa: Oscar Allen; mo: Rena (surname not stated). Husband preceded in death. A resident of Wood River, Il.; formerly of Greene Co., Il. Survived by a daughter: Serena Giest of Cottage Hills; a sister: Georgia Miller of Wood River; and several nieces and nephews. Preceded by a son, three brothers and two sisters.

DEPPE, Amanda Jane (Stinson); b: 18Feb1904, near Arenzville, Il.; d:11Jun1994, Jacksonville, Il.; bu; North Cemetery, Arenzville, Il.; m: Harry Benjamin Deppe on 14Jan1928 (place not stated); fa: James William Stinson; mo: Lula Anderson. Husband preceded in death 24Apr1971. A former resident of rural Meredosia, Il. Survived by one daughter: Mrs. Bert (Wanda) Tucker of Dora, Ala.; one son: Wayne Deppe of Meredosia; two grand and two great-grandchildren; and two brothers: Ray Stinson of Savanna and Amos Stinson of Arenzville. Preceded by two sisters: Bernice Hall and Alberta Stinson; and three brothers: Ervin, Bert and Earl Stinson.

DEPPE, Nellie (Ornellas); 24Mar1899, Jacksonville, Il.; d: 1Nov1983, Jacksonville, Il.; bu: East Cemetery, Jacksonville, Il.; m: Ross W. Deppe in 1924 at White Hall, Il.; fa: Manuel Ornellas; mo: Mary Rodericks. Husband preceded in death. Survived by one son: Ross H. Deppe of Jacksonville; one granddaughter and three g-grandchildren; and one brother: Harry Martin of Jacksonville. Preceded in death by two brothers and one sister.

DEPPE, Violet Reynolds (Long); b: 20Sep1907, Beardstown, Il.; d: 1Mar1995, Jacksonville, Il; bu: Beardstown, Il.; m: 1) Vernon Reynolds; and 2) Henry Deppe (dates and places not stated); fa: Otto B. Long; mo: Margaret Gertrude Perry. Both husbands preceded in death; 1st on 18Jan1971. A former resident of Beardstown, Il. Survived by one daughter: Patricia Joan Reinhart of Chatham; five grand and 12 g-grandchildren; and one nephew. Preceded by one daughter: Jean Ramsey; two brothers; and one sister.

DePUE, LaVerna Inez (Fuller); b: 21Oct1908, Mason City, Il.; d: 18Apr1992, Peoria, Il.; bu: Swan Lake Memorial Gardens, Peoria, Il.; m: Lloyd DePue on 21Jun1925 in Mason City, Il.; fa: William Fuller; mo: Lettie Austin. A resident of Trivoli, Il. Survived by her husband; one son: Lyman Z. DePue of Greenfield; one daughter: Mrs. Robert (Wilma Ann) Wilson of Trivoli; four grand and six g-grandchildren. Preceded by one grandchild; one g-grandchild; and one sister.

DePUE, Leila E. (Bergmann); b: 28Oct1899, Beardstown, Il.; d: 16Jul1987, Beardstown, Il; bu: Beardstown, Il.; m: George DePue on 23Dec1932 (place not stated); fa: August F. Bergmann; mo: Sophia Guelker. Husband preceded in death 30Jul1964. Survived by one brother: Fred Bergmann of O'Fallon; and several nephews and nieces, one of whom is Charlotte Marshall of Beardstown. Preceded by three sisters and one brother.

DePUE, Lloyd Lewis; b: 23Aug1903, Mason City, Il.; d: 8Feb1996, Trivoli, Il.; bu: Swan Lake Memory Gardens, Peoria, Il.; m: Inez Fuller on 21Jun1925 in Mason City, Il.; fa: Lewis Thaxton Depue; mo: Mary Edith Davis. Wife preceded in death 18Apr1992. Survived by one son: Lyman Z. DePue of Greenfield; one daughter: Mrs. Robert (Wilma Ann) Wilson of Trivoli; four grand and seven g-grandchildren; and one sister: Mrs. Dorothy Vlastas of Davenport, Iowa. Preceded by one grandchild; one g-grandchildren; four sisters; and one brother.

DERBY, Aletha (Church); b: 17Sep1910, near Holton, Mich.; d: 13Feb1994, Jacksonville, Il.; bu: White Cloud, Michigan; m: (not stated); fa: Riley Church; mo: Ida Wilsie. Survived by one son: Dr. James Veenstra of Jacksonville; two daughters: Marian Anderson of Whitehall, Mich., and Ellen Hubbard of Flint, Mich.; one sister: Lillian Pelton of Carmichael, Calif.; 15 grand and several g-grand and g-g-grandchildren. Preceded by one daughter: Barbara Fetterley; three brothers; and four sisters.

DEREAK, Laura L. (Gorla); b: 27Nov1921, Brentwood, Mo.; d: 25Oct1984, Springfield, Il.; bu: (not stated); m: Edward Dereak on 15Jul1961, Brentwood, Mo.; fa: Robert Gorla; mo: Louise Pedrolia. A resident of Pleasant Hill, Il. Survived by her husband; three sons: John of Rockhill, Mo.; Mark of Pittsfield, and Robert, at home; one brother: Robert Gorla of Rockhill, Mo.; and one sister: Mrs. Rose Craig of Rockhill, Mo.

DERMODY, George W.; b: 4Mar1903, Flora, Il.; d: 12Dec1988, Jacksonville, Il.; bu: Calvary Cemetery, Jacksonville, Il.; m: Estelle Fellhauer on 3Sep1941 in East St. Louis, Il.; fa: James Edward Dermody; mo: Clare Harter. Survived by his wife; a daughter: Mrs. Joseph (Debra) Campbell of Jacksonville; a grandson: Kevin Allen Dermody; and a granddaughter: Brittany Campbell, both of Jacksonville; a brother: Leo Dermody of Lebanon, Il.; and a sister: Margaret Flynn of Jacksonville. Preceded by a brother: Daniel; and two sisters: Evalynn Bristow and Ethel Dermody.

DeROSEAR, John H.; b: 14Aug1917, Iowa; d: 19Dec1978, rural New Berlin, Il.; bu: East Cemetery, Waverly, Il.; m: Naomi Perry on 23Dec1944 in New Berlin, Il.; fa: Clyde Henry DeRosear; mo: Pauline Rhody. Survived by his wife; three children: Emery John DeRosear of Mountain Home, Idaho, Mrs. James (Juan) Tamblin of Springfield, and Perry DeRosear of rural New Berlin; a sister: Virginia Seby of Muscatine, Iowa; two brothers: Howard DeRosear of El Paso, Tex., and Roy DeRosear of Burlington, Iowa.

DeSHA, Mary Ann (Staats); b: 11Mar1941, Hillview, Il.; d: 9Apr1984, Davenport, Iowa; bu: Blue Grass Cemetery, Iowa; m: David DeSha in June, 1951 at Hillview, Il.; fa: William F. Staats; mo: Glenna Wilkerson. A resident of Blue Grass, Iowa. Survived by her husband; three children; Gale Staats and Tricia Bennett, both of Davenport, and Jerry Staats of Blue Grass; and three brothers and a sister: Jack Staats of Hillview, Bog G. Staats of Springfield, Glenn Staats and Mrs. Robert (Barbara) Harris, both of Jacksonville.

DeSHA, Mina Mozzell (Morgan); b: 1Nov1911, Harviell, Mo.; d: 21Jul1984, Hillview, Il.; bu: Pine Tree Cemetery, Patterson, Il.; m: Rev. James Victor DeSha on 17Dec1927 in St. Louis, Mo.; fa: James Morgan; mo: Lovie Warbington. Survived by her husband; six sons: Leroy Victor DeSha, Larry Winston DeSha and Randall Eugene DeSha, all of Hillview, Carl Edward DeSha, Buena Park, Calif., Charles Albert DeSha of California, Mo., and David Leon DeSha of Blue Grass, Iowa; one daughter: Mrs. Donnita Jean Young of Windsor, Conn.; 16 grand and eight g-grandchildren; two sisters: Mrs. Erma Thomas and Mrs. Lovie Mae Hayes, both of Springfield; and two brothers: Gilbert Morgan of Cottonwood, Calif., and Joseph Morgan of Port Huron, Mich. Preceded by one son, two sisters and three brothers.

DeSHA, Ophelia Griffith (Robinson); b: 17Oct1909, Paragould, Ark.; d: 28Apr1996, Carrollton, Il.; bu: Pine Tree Cemetery, near Patterson, Il.; m: 1) (Christian name not stated) Griffith (date and place not stated); and 2) Victor DeSha on 17Nov1985 in Arnold, Mo.; fa: William Robinson; mo: Addie Rena Bolin. A resident of White Hall; formerly of Hillivew. Survived by her husband; three daughters: Nina Wycoff of Seward, Kansas, Rena Schmitt of Arnold, Mo., and Virginia Kifleng of Winnipeg, Canada; one step-daughter: Donita Young of Windsor Locks, Conn.; five step-sons: Victor Leroy DeSha of Hillview, Charles DeSha of Jefferson City, Mo., David DeSha of Bluegrass, Iowa, Larry DeSha of Beardstown, and Randall DeSha of Roodhouse; eight grand, 17 step-grand and 17 g-grandchildren. Preceded by one son; two step-sons: Carl and Donald DeSha; and two brothers.

DeSHASIER, Charles W.; b: 29Jun1906, White Hall, Il.; d: 20Nov1984, White Hall, Il.; bu: White Hall, Il.; m: Viola Mae Cox on 7Jul1925 in Greene Co., Il.; fa: Harry DeShasier; mo: Josephine Seimer. Wife preceded in death 28Jan1969. Survived by seven daughters: Edna Mae Rochester of Virginia, Nina Louise DeShasier of Englewood, Colo., Patsy June Bushnell of White Hall, Betty Ann Savage of Glasgow, Ruth Darlene McAdams of Pekin, Linda Sue DeShasier of Middlesex, N.J., and Harriett Williams of Jacksonville; seven sons: Charles Edward DeShasier of Huntsville, Texas, William Cuthbart DeShasier, Louis Ray DeShasier, Danny DeShasier and Richard Eugene DeShasier of Casper, Wyo., and Thomas Keith DeShasier of Camden, Mo.; two sisters: Evelyn Lakin of Berdan and Louise Shaw of White Hall; and two brothers: Harold DeShasier of Grantie City and Harry DeShasier of Kane; 47 grand, 28 g-grand and 3 g-g-grandchildren. Preceded by one daughter, two sons ad two grandchildren.

DeSHASIER, Dorothy (Roewe); b: 15Nov1917, Carrollton, Il.; d: 11Apr1987, Jacksonville, IL.; bu: Kane, Il.; m: Harry "Hap" DeShasier in August, 1940 (place not stated); fa: Henry Roewe; mo: Mary Schroeder. A resident of Kane, Il. Survived by her husband; one son: David of Carrollton; two daughters: Mrs. James (Barb) Gowins of Carrollton and Mrs. Bob (Marilyn) Brinker of Murrayville; seven grandchildren; two sisters: Marie Roewe of Kane and Mrs. John (Helen) Cox of White Hall.

DeSHASIER, Edward C.; b: (not stated); d: 4Mar1981, Paxton, Il.; bu: Paxton, Il.; m: Vaneth (surname and date/place of marriage not stated); fa & mo: (not stated). Was 64 years of age at death. Survived by his wife; two sons: Mike and Tim, all of Paxton; two grandchildren; a brother: James DeShasier of Paxton; and a sister: Mrs. Phyllis Branson of Casselberry, Fla.; and his mother: Mrs. Lee DeShasier of White Hall.

DeSHASIER, Harry "Hap"; b: 1Oct1915, Belltown, Il.; d: 27Aug1993, Jacksonville, Il.; bu: Kane, Il.; m: Dorothy Roewe on 10Aug1940 in Carrollton, Il.; fa: Harry C. DeShasier; mo: Josephine Seimer. Wife preceded in death 11Apr1987. A resident of Kane, Il. Survived by two daughters: Marilyn Brinker of Murrayville and Barb Gowin of Carrollton; one son: David DeShasier of Carrollton; six grandchildren; one g-granddaughter; and two sisters: Evelyn Lakin of Berda and Louise Shaw of White Hall. Preceded by one grandson and two brothers: Harold and Charles DeShasier.

DeSHASIER, Josephine (Seimer); b: 28Mar1889, Greene Co., Il.; d: 16Jun1982, White Hall, Il.; bu: Belltown, Il.; m: Harry DeShasier on 22Dec1905 in Carrollton, IL.; fa: John Seimer; mo: Louisa Webber. Husband preceded in death in 1931. Survived by two daughters: Mrs. Evelyn Lakin of Berdan, Mrs. Bev (Louise) Shaw of White Hall; three sons: Harold of Granite City, Charles of White Hall, Harry of Kane; 36 grand and several g-grand and g-g-grandchildren. Preceded by two brothers and two sisters.

DeSHASIER, Nina (Dugger); b: 29Jul1896, Athensville, Il.; d: 7Aug1989, Jacksonville, Il.; bu: White Hall, Il.; m: John Lee DeShasier on 17Sep1915 in Berdan, Il.; fa: Edward Dugger; mo: Ica Grimes. Husband preceded in death 2Aug1968. Survived by a daughter: Phyllis Branson of Paxton; a son: James DeShasier of Paxton; six grand, four g-grand and four step-g-grandchildren. Preceded by one daughter: Dorthalee; one son: Edward; two sisters, three brothers and one g-granddaughter.

DeSHASIER, Richard Eugene; b: 5Oct1930, White Hall, Il.; d: 27Feb1989, Carrollton, Il.; bu: White Hall, Il.; m: (not stated); fa: Charles William DeShasier; mo: Viola Mae Cox. A resident of Walkerville, Il. Korean War Air Force vet. Survived by his friend and companion: Harriet Printy; a son: Bryan Eugene, at home; a daughter: Paula Kay DeShasier; seven sisters: Edna Mae Rochester of Virginia, Nina L. DeShasier of Englewood, Colo., Patsy J. Bushnell of White Hall, Betty Ann Savage of Glasgow, Ruth D. McAdams of Bloomington, Linda DeShasier of Middlesex, N.J., and Harriet Williams of Jacksonville; six brothers: Charles Edward of Pomona, Calif., William C. and Louis Ray of White Hall, Danny of Cottage Hills, John Lee of Casper, Wyo., and Thomas K. of Camden, Mo. Preceded by one sister and two brothers.

DeSHERLIA, Alice (Smith); b: 17Mar1894, Scott Co. Il.; d: 9Sep1977, Jacksonville, Il.; bu: Glasgow, Il.; m: 1) Roy McGlasson on 24Mar1912; and 2) Henry DeSherlia in April, 1929 (places not stated); fa: George Smith; mo: Martha (surname not stated); 1st husband died in 1927; 2nd in 1960. A resident of Winchester, Il. Survived by the following children: Mrs. Pearl Evans of Winchester, Mrs. Floriene Kinney of Peoria, Howard McGlasson of Greenview, Major McGlasson of Wood River and Keith DeSherlia of Tucson, Ariz.; 15 grand and 22 g-grandchildren. Preceded by six grand and 3 g-grandchildren; two brothers; and one sister.

DeSILVA, Grace Marie (Herrmann); b: 8Sep1893, Palmyra, Mo.; d: 14Oct1978, Jacksonville, Il.; bu: Diamond Grove Cemetery, Jacksonville, Il.; m: Raymond Leroy DeSilva on 18Jul1925 (date not stated); fa: Matthew Herrmann; mo: Chemas Francis. Survived by her husband; a sister: Mrs. Edna Miller of Hannibal, Mo.; and a brother: Paul Hermann of Quinlan, Texas. Preceded by one sister and one brother.

DeSILVA, Joseph Eldon; b: 7Jan1915, Jacksonville, Il.; d: 14Mar1995, Carolina, Puerto Rico; bu: Memorial Lawn Cemetery, Jacksonville, Il.; fa: Joseph B. DeSilva; mo: Ruth M. Hocking. A former resident of Chicago and Jacksonville. (No survivors listed)

DeSILVA, Pamela J. (Tribble); b: 26Nov1907, Franklin, Il.; d: 1Sep1989, Jacksonville Il.; bu: (not stated); m: Charles DeSilva (date and place not stated); fa: James Tribble; mo: Clara Jolly. Survived by two sons: Phillip DeSilva of Chicago and John DeSilva of Jacksonville. Preceded by three sisters.

DeSILVA, Raymond Leroy; b: 5Jun1898, Beardstown, Il.; d: 25Jan1979, Jacksonville, Il.; bu: Diamond Grove Cemetery, Jacksonville, Il.; m: Grace Marie Herrmann on 19Jul1925 (place not stated); fa: Ben F. DeSilva; mo: Addie Mae Crawford. Wife preceded in death 14Oct1978. Survived by a sister: Wilhelmina Jacobs of Carthage, Mo.; and a niece: Marilyn Harding of Joplin, Mo.

DeSILVA, Reginald Wayne, Sr.; b: 5Mar1943, Jacksonville, Il.; d: 24Nov1995, Springfield, Il.; bu: East Cemetery, Jacksonville, Il.; m: (not stated); fa: William Marion DeSilva; mo: Ruth Lillian Manes. Army vet. Resident of Jacksonville, Il. Survived by one son: Reginald Wayne DeSilva, Jr. of Jacksonville; one grandson; one brother: William M. DeSilva of Jacksonville; and one sister: Bette Ruth DeSilva of Jacksonville.

DeSILVA, Ruth L. (Manes); b: 13Mar1898, Jacksonville, IL.; d: 16Jan1985, Jacksonville, IL.; bu: East Cemetery, Jacksonville, Il.; m: William Marion DeSilva on 17Apr1930 in St. Louis, Mo.; fa: Joseph Arthur Manes; mo: Lovina Belle Redburn. Husband preceded in death in 1972. Survived by a daughter: Bette Ruth DeSilva of Jacksonville; two sons: William Marion DeSilva and Reginald Wayne DeSilva, both of Jacksonville; a grandson: Reginald Wayne DeSilva of Indianapolis, Indiana; a sister: Helen Louis Manes Sigmund of Ellisville, Mo.; and a nephew: James Arthur Manes of Athens. Preceded by a sister and two brothers.

DeSilva, Ruth Marie (Hocking); b: 23Nov1893, Franklin, Il.; d: 31Oct1976, Chicago, Il.; bu: Memorial Lawn Cemetery, Jacksonville, Il.; m: Joseph B. DeSilva (date and place not stated); fa: Richard Hocking; mo: Gertrude Jolly. Husband preceded in death in 1959. Survived by one son: Eldon DeSilva of Chicago; four grand and ten g-grandchildren; two sisters: Mrs. Hazel Vieira of Jacksonville and Mrs. Vera Austif of Franklin; and a brother: Richard Hocking, also of Franklin.

DeSOLLAR, Carl E.; b: (date not stated), Chapin, Il.; d: 6Aug1987, Brandenton, Fla.; bu: Brandenton, Fla.; fa & mo: (not stated). A former resident of Jacksonville, Il.; was 73 years of age at death. WWII Army vet. Survived by a sister: Frances Hacker of Brandenton, Fla.; and a sister-in-law: Edna DeSollar of Jacksonville. Preceded by a brother: Archie; and a sister: Louise Crosier.

DeSOLLAR, Donald J.; b: 1Aug1911, Beardstown, Il.; d:19Aug1991, Springfield, Il.; bu: Beardstown, Il.; m: Doris Trainer on 9Apr1935 in Beardstown, Il.; fa: William H. DeSollar; mo: Julia Reller. A resident of Beardstown, Il. WWII Navy vet. Survived by his wife; one son: Richard DeSollar of Riverton; one brother: William R. DeSollar of Beardstown; two sisters: Mrs. Lyle (Betty) Blohm of Carlsbad, N.M., and Mrs. A. J. "Erna" McSweeney of Janesville, Wisc.; three grand and three g-grandchildren. Preceded by one brother: James DeSollar.

DeSOLLAR, Frank H.; b: 26Jan1889, Morgan Co., Il.; d: 27Dec1979, Jacksonville, Il.; bu: Memorial Lawn Cemetery, Jacksonville, Il.; m: Ruby Dadisman on 12Jul1922 (place not stated); fa: William DeSollar; mo: Sedarah Summers. WWI Army vet. Survived by a brother: Elza DeSollar of Beardstown; and several nieces and nephews.

DeSOLLAR, Julia (Reller); b: 4Apr1886, Beardstown, Il.; d: 1Jul1984, Beardstown, Il.; bu: Beardstown, Il.; m: William E. DeSollar in 1902 at Beardstown, Il.; fa: Clamore Reller; mo: Elizabeth Pauk. Husband preceded in death. Survived by two daughters: Mrs.Erna Eleanor McSweeny of Janesville, Wisc., and Mrs. Betty Blohm of Carlsbad, N.M.; three sons: William and Donald DeSollar of Beardstown, and Jim DeSollar of Wilmington, Ohio; a sister: Mrs. Hazel Kitke of Roswell, N. M.; 17 grand and 23 g-grandchildren. Preceded by two brothers and two sisters.

DeSOLLAR, Marion W.; b: 16May1907, Beardstown, Il.; d: 21Jul1994, Morton, Il.; bu: War Veterans Memorial Cemetery, Pekin, Il.; m: 1) Araminta Wyatt in 1931 at Jacksonville, Il.; and 2) Thelma Usher on 28Oct1930 in Seattle, Washington; fa: Elza W. DeSollar; mo: Anna Bell Lamb. 2nd wife preceded in death 9Jun1984. WWII Army vet. Survived by two sons: Armand B. DeSollar of Collerville, Tenn., and Brian R. DeSollar of Pekin; two brothers: John of Galesburg and Kenneth of Beardstown; five grand and 11 g-grandchildren. Preceded by one infant son and one brother.

DeSOLLAR, Wilma I.; b: (date not stated), Rock Island, Il.; d: 8Dec1978, Florida; bu: Bloomington, Il.; m: Carl DeSollar (date and place not stated); fa & mo: (not stated). A former resident of Jacksonville, Il. Survived by her husband; and a sister: Mrs. Ruth Craig of Bloomington.

DeSPAIN, Elizabeth (Farrell); b: 1Oct1914, Flint, Pike Co., Il.; d: 3Oct1995, Pittsfield, Il.; bu: Griggsville, Il.; m: Clifford DeSpain on 2Apr1938 in Palmyra, Mo.; fa: Mike Farrell; mo: Frances Higdon. Husband preceded in death in 1991. Survived by two daughters: Mrs. David (Barbara) Brimm of Pittsfield and Mrs. Rodney (Rose) Smith of Quincy four grand and eight g-grandchildren; three sisters: Mrs. Essie Smith and Mrs. Earl (Mary) Benson, both of Pittsfield, and Mrs. Mickey Daniels of Griggsville; two brothers: Harry Farrell of Eldon, Mo., and James Farrell of St. Charles, Mo. Preceded by two brothers: George and John Farrell.

DeSPAIN, George Clifford; b: 13Jan1904. Perry, Il.; d: 22Dec1991, Pittsfield, Il.; bu: Griggsville, Il.; m: Elizabeth E. Farrell on 2Apr1938 in Palmyra, Mo.; fa: Alex DeSpain; mo: Suzie Bennett. A former resident of Griggsville, Il. Survived by his wife; two daughters: Mrs. Rodney (Rose) Smith of Quincy and Mrs. David (Barbara) Brimm of Pittsfield; four grand and eight g-grandchildren. Preceded by two sisters: Mary DeSpain and Flora Main; and one brother: Earnest DeSpain.

DeSPAIN, Judy (Shipley); b: 15Jun1944, Pike Co., Il.; d: 13Nov1990, Pittsfield, Il.; bu: West Cemetery, Pittsfield, Il.; m: (not stated); fa: Charles Gay Shipley; mo: Lela May Benjamin. Survived by her fiancé: Paul Collard of Pittsfield; three sons: Devin DeSpain of Indianapolis, Ind., Randy DeSpain of Freeport and Curt DeSpain of Pittsfield; two grandchildren; two sisters: Mrs. William (Emma) Parks of Pittsfield and Mrs. Gary (Jean) DeSpain of Carlinville; three brothers: Paul Shipley of Pittsfield, Ray Shipley of Kingman, Ariz., and Donald Shipley of Normal; and several nieces, nephews, aunts, uncles and cousins. Preceded by a brother: Harold; and a sister: Juanita.

DeSPAIN, Mary (Sharp); b: 22Apr1904, Dutton Station, Il.; d: 6May1990, rural Winchester, Il.; bu: (not stated); m: John DeSpain (date and place not stated); fa: William Sharp; mo: Mary Ellie. Survived by the following children: Alfred P. Dickson of Winchester, Betty Greer of Vicksburg, Miss., Carl W. DeSpain of rural Wincester and Charles Dickson, Robert Dickson and Helen Dickson, all of Hannibal, Mo., and by Alfred L. MacWithy of Billings, Mo., who was raised in the home; 14 granddaughter, 13 grandsons, several g-grandchildren; and two bothers: Lemuel DeWitt of Springfield and Bud Sharp of Tuckerman, Ark. Preceded by one son; two daughters; three brothers; and two sisters.

DeSUTTER, Selma L. (Claeys); b: 17May1908, Gold, Bureau Co., Il.; d: 9Jul1995, Geneseo, Il.; bu: (not stated); m: Alphonse DeSutter on 14Sep1926 in Moline, Il.; fa: Edward Claeys; mo: Louise Roets. Husband preceded in death 10Sep1991. Survived by two daughters: Joyce (husband, Sid) Pobanz of Cambridge and Marlene (husband, Richard) DePauw of Moline; four granddaughters, including Katherine (husband, Odell) Fellhauer of Jacksonville; seven g-grandchildren; and two brothers: Peter Claeys and Frank(wife, Corrine) Claeys, both of Preemption. Preceded by nine brothers and sisters.

DETERDING, Alma Melissa: b; 18Nov1884, Illinois; d: 17Dec1982, Ferguson, Mo.; bu: Concord, Il.; fa: William Deterding; mo: Dora Bayless. A former resident of Concord, Il. Survived by a niece and a nephew. Preceded by a brother and two sisters.

DETERDING, George Sr.; b: 6Mar1888, Morgan Co., Il.; d: 13Nov1978, Jacksonville, Il.; bu: Concord, Il.; m: Edith M. Brownlow on 18Feb1911 (place not stated); fa: William Deterding; mo: Dora Bayless. Wife preceded in death 29Nov1968. Survived by a sister: Alma Deterding of St. Louis, Mo.; a niece: Irma Perbix of Chapin; and a nephew: George D. Fox of Chapin.

DETERDING, Lorna L.; b: 12Sep1917, near Bluffs, Il.;d: 18Feb1996, Jacksonville, Il.; bu: Trinity Lutheran Cemetery, near Bluffs, Il.; fa: John Deterding; mo: Salome Schwagmeyer. Survived by six brothers: John (wife, Marion) of Frankenmuth, Mich., Paul of Brooklyn Park, Minn., George (wife, Velda) of Jacksonville, James (wife, Marty) of Bartlesville, Okla., Walter (wife, Bev) of Pierz, Minn., and Roland (wife, Pat) of Normal; two sisters: Mrs. Garland (Emily) Winkleman of Virginia, and Mrs. Duane (Betty) Beringer of Honolulu, Hawaii. Preceded by one sister in infancy.

DETERDING, Mary May (Wilkinson); b: (not stated); d: 31Mar1991, Minneapolis, Minn.; bu: Minneapolis, Minn.; m: Paul Deterding (date and place not stated); fa: David Wilkinson; mo: Mary Teresa Wilkinson. A former resident of Roodhouse, Il.; was 61 years of age at death. Survived by her husband; one daughter: Terri; one son: David; two grandchildren; and one brother: Ray Wilkinson of Roodhouse. Preceded by her father; one brother: C. T. Wilkinson; and one sister: Kathleen.

DETERDING, Salome A. (Schwagmeyer); b: 30Sep1895, Buffs, Il.; d: 2May1986, Quincy, Il.; bu: Trinity Lutheran Church Cemetery, Bluffs, Il.; m: Rev. John Deterding on 16Nov1916 in Shobonier, Il.; fa: Rev. Herman Schwagmeyer; mo: Sophia Mueller. Husband preceded in death 12Mar1959. A former resident of Bluffs, Il. Survived by six sons: Rev. John of Frankenmuth, Mich., Paul of Brooklyn Park, Minn., George of Jacksonville, James of Bartlesville, Okla., Walter of Morton and Roland of Normal; three daughters: Lorna Deterding of Quincy, Mrs. Garland (Emily) Winkleman of Virginia and Mrs. Duane (Betty) Beringer of Honolulu, Hawaii; 26 grand and 30 g-grandchildren; one step-great-grandchild; one brother: Carl Schwagmeyer of River Forest; and two sisters: Doris Schwagmeyer of Forest Park and Mrs. Albert (Irma) Manthei of Joliet. Preceded by one daughter; one grandson and one great-grandchild.

DETRICK, Don L.; b: 29Mar1932, Decorra, Il.; d: 19Nov1991, Rushville, Il.; bu: Rushville, Il.; m: Carlene Korte on 23Dec1951 in Rushville, Il.; fa: Orval Detrick; mo: Cora Brown. Survived by his wife; two sons: Dale and Rick Detrick, both of Rushville; two daughters: Mrs. Bill (Donna) Lotz of Jacksonville, Mrs. Daryle (Carol Ann) Starkey of Virginia Beach, Va.; six grandchildren; three brothers: Forrest and Dale Detrick, both of Stronghurst, and Jerry Detrick of Burlington, Iowa; three sisters: Mrs. Ron (Mary Ellen) Higdon of Biggsville, Mrs. David (Nancy) Galbraith of Gladstone, Mrs. Tom (Ester) Hendricks of Macomb. Preceded by two infant sisters: Pauline Lucille and Dorothy Pauline.

DETMER, Andrew; b: 24Apr1886, Carroll Co., Ky.; d: 30Mar1985, Jacksonville, Il.; bu: Grace Cemetery; m: 1) Adelia Aufdenkamp on 23Jan1923; and 2) Lina Hamilton on 28Apr1943 (places not stated); fa: Ernest H. Detmer; mo: Julia Melotz. 1st wife preceded in death 17Mr1940; 2nd on 27Jan1984. A resident of the Chapin, Il. area. Survived by one son: Ernest H. Detmer of Jacksonville; a sister: Laura Kaiser of Aurora, Ind.; one granddaughter: Kathy L. Scott; and three g-grandchildren: Kim, Kevin and Krista Scott. Preceded in death by three brothers and three sisters.

DETMER, Elfred: b: 14Feb1908, Chapin, Il.; d: 28Dec1976, Springfield, Il.; bu: St. Paul's Cemetery, Lutheran Church near Chapin, Il.; m: Mayme Lakamp on 18Aug1934 (place not stated); fa: Henry Detmer; mo: Emma Schumacher. A resident of rural Chapin, Il. Survived by his wife; a daughter: Mrs. Steven Richardson of Jacksonville; and two grandchildren. The last of his immediate family, Mr. Detmer was preceded in death by a sister.

DETMER, Lina M. (Hamilton); b: 22Dec1894, Chapin, Il.; d: 27Jan1984, Jacksonville, Il.; bu: Chapin, Il.; m: Andrew Detmer on 28Apr1943 in Chapin, Il.; fa: Henry Hamilton; mo: Lavona Baker. Survived by her husband; a son: Ernest Detmer of Jacksonville; a granddaughter: Kathy Scott of Jacksonville; three g-grandchildren; and a sister: Vera Schone of Chapin. Preceded in death by a brother and a sister.

DETMER, Mayme (Lakamp); b: 2Feb1914, Scott Co., Il.; d: 26Jun1994, Mt. Sterling, IL.; bu: Grace Cemetery, Chapin, Il.; m: Elfred Detmer on 18Aug1934 (place not stated); fa: Gust Lakamp; mo: Anna Tholen. Husband preceded in death 28Dec1976. A resident of Mt. Sterling; formerly of Chapin. Survived by one daughter: Mrs. Rodney (Judy) Kurfman of Mt. Sterling; two sons: Kenneth (wife, Norma) Brown of Wood River, and Jesse E. (wife, Karen) Brown of Roselle, N. J.; three brothers: Edwin (wife, Rebecca) Lakamp, Clarence (wife, Ruth) Lakamp and Herman (wife, Marian) Lakamp, all of Chapin; two sisters: Freda Lakamp of Jacksonville and Kathryn Lakamp of Chapin; several grand and g-grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews. Preceded by her parents and two brothers: Fred and Elmer Lakamp.

DEVAROSE, Marie M. (Blane); b: 19Feb1912, Virden, Il.; d: 19Nov1986, Jacksonville, Il.; bu: East Cemetery, Jacksonville, Il.; m: Julius Devarose on 1Feb1930 in Jacksonville, Il.; fa: Albert Blane; mo: Pearl Buck. Husband preceded in deat in 1972. Survived by two daughters: Mrs. Gene (Ava) Seymour of Godfrey and Mrs. John (Eileen) Spaarrow of Jacksonville; one son: Julius L "Butch" Devarose of Springfield; 16 grand and 16 g-grandchildren. She was raised in the home of Harvey and Ethel Smith and Ethel survives in Jacksonville

DEVENING, Anna Belle (Ferguson); b: 15Aug1908, Ashland, Il.; d: 10Sep1991, Carrollton, Il.; bu: Oak Grove Cemetery, Jerseyville, Il.; m: Cifton Devening on 3Nov1934 in Kane, Il.; fa: William Ferguson; mo: Gertie Austin. Husband preceded in death 26Feb1978. A resident of Kane, Il. Survived by four sons: William Devening of Kane, Robert Devening of Minneapolis, Minn., James Devening of Tekamah, Neb., and Paul Devening of Olathe, Kans.; 15 grand and 11 g-grandchildren. Preceded by two brothers: L. S. Ferguson and Leslie Ferguson.

DEVENING, Clifton W.; b: 15Jul1902, Jersey Co., Il.; d: 26Feb1978, Carrollton, Il.; bu: Oak Grove Cemetery, Jerseyville, Il.; m: Anna Belle Ferguson in 1934 (place not stated); fa: William Devening; mo: Emma Mulikin. A resident of Kane, Il. Survived by his wife; these children: William of Jerseyville, James of Tekmah, Neb., Paul of Oletha, Kans., and Robert of Minneapolis, Minn; and 15 grandchildren. Preceded by one brother and one sister.

DEVENING, Edna Louise (Murray); b: 26Nov1906, Carrollton, Il.; d: 26Nov1978, Kane, Il.; m: Roy Devening (date and place not stated); fa: Mathew Murray; mo: Nona VanMatre. Husband preceded in death in 1964. A resident of Hardin, Il. Survived by these children: Mrs. Frank (Lila) Cummings and Mrs. James (Ruth) Allen, both of Kane, and Mrs. Jack (Mary) Aderton of Hardin; 11 grand and two g-grandchildren; these sisters and brother: Fain Murray, Lyda Erwin and Helen Ferguson, Florence Hanks and Fay Fish, all of Kane. Preceded by one sister.

DEVIN, Zeta F.; b: (not stated); d: 11Dec1976, Springfield, Il.; bu: St. Augustine's Church Cemetery, Ashland, Il.; fa & mo: (not stated). A resident of Ashland; was 84 years of age at time of death. Survived by two nieces: Mrs. Allan Landolft of Ashland and Mrs. Thomas Mahoney of Springfield.

DEVINE, Pauline (Cramer); b: (not stated); d: 10Jan1981, Pompano Beach, Fla.; bu: Walnut Ridge Cemetery, Virginia, Il.; m: (not stated); fa & mo: (not stated). A former local resident. (No survivors listed.)

DEVINNEY, Ethel (Campbell); b: 21Aug1886, Pinckneyville, Il.; d: 6Nov1976, Jacksonville, Il.; d: 6Nov1976; m: Robert W. Devinney in 1915 (place not stated); fa: William Campbell; mo: Janet Adella. Husband preceded in death. Survived by a son: Ray; and a daughter: Fay Devinney of Jacksonville.

DEVITT, E. Blake; b: 4Oct1892, Waterloo, Ontario, Canada; d: 4Nov1985, Rushville, Il.; bu: Rushville, Il.; m: Helen J. Haskell on 18May1918 in Chillicothe, Ohio; fa: Alva E. Devitt; mo: Annie Weber. Wife preceded in death 29Jul1985. WWII Army vet. Survived by a son: William Devitt of Rushville; four grand and six g-grandchildren. Preceded by a brother and two sisters.

DEVITT, Helen J. (Haskell); b: 9Feb1894, Leisenring, Pa.; d: 28Jul1985, Rushville, Il.; bu: Rushville, Il.; m: Blake Devitt on 19May1918, Chillicothe, Ohio; fa: Edwin Haskell; mo: Harriet Lewis. Survived by her husband; a son: William Devitt of Rushville; four grand and six g-grandchildren. Preceded by three bothers and a sister.

DEVITT, William E.; b: 20Dec1919, Cleveland, Ohio; d: 21Feb1994, Rushville, Il; bu: Rushville, Il.; m: Louise Stewart on 26Sep1942 in Wooster, Ohio; fa: E. Blake Devitt; m: Helen J. Haskell. WWII Army vet. Survived by his wife; two sons: Blake E. of Indianapolis, Ind., and James S. of Rushville; two daughters: Mrs. Peter (Nancy) Graham of Ft. Collins, Colo., and Mrs. Brian (Tricia) Anderson of Rushville; and eight grandchildren.

DEVLIN, Bernard F.; b: 1Jun1915, Jacksonville, Il.; d: 6Nov1984, Jacksonville, Il.; bu: Calvary Cemetery, Jacksonville, Il.; m: May Belle Evans in 1937 in Winchester, Il.; fa: John E. Devlin; mo: Bridget Walsh. Survived by his wife; one son: Lawrence of Jacksonville; three grandchildren; two brothers: Thomas of Jacksonville and William of Gardena, Calif.; and several nieces, nephews and cousins. Preceded by his parents; a daughter: Frances Devlin Decker; and five brothers.

DEVLIN, Catherine L. (Erley); b:17Dec1925, Springfield, Il.; d: 20Jan1986, Springfield, Il.; bu: Walnut Ridge Cemetery, Springfield, Il.; m: Francis Howard Devlin (date and place not stated); fa: Joseph Erley; mo: Clara Reichart. Husband preceded in death in 1968. A resident of Virginia, Il. Survived by two sons: Timothy J. Devlin of rural Jacksonville and Thomas F. Devlin of Ashland; four daughters: Mrs. Paul (Mary Clara) Johnson of Springfield, Mrs. Dan (Teresa L.) Davis of Virginia, Mrs. Mike (Barbara A.) Mason of rural Jacksonville and Mrs. Jeff (Alice M.) Little of Virginia; nine grandchildren; two brothers: Paul Erley and Robert Erley, both of Springfield; and a sister: Mrs. Len (Mary) Metz of Springfield.

DEVLIN, Charles F.; b: 21Apr1925, Jacksonville, Il.; d: 24Jul1995, Quincy, Il.; bu: Trinity Lutheran Cemetery, Neeleyville, Il.; m: Marilyn Fargo on 27Nov1964 in Jacksonville, Il.; fa: Paul Devlin; mo: Shellie Barker. A resident of the Illinois Veterans Home, Quincy, Il. since October, 1994. WWII & Korean War Navy vet. Preceded by one sister: Charlotte Willhite; and one brother: Paul Devlin, Jr.

DEVLIN, John Frederick; b: 4Oct1915, Virginia, Il.; d: 6Sep1981, Peoria, Il.; bu: Morton, Il.; m: Mary (surname and date/place of marriage not stated); fa: John Thomas Devlin; mo: Mabel Collins. A resident of Morton, Il. WWII Air Force vet. Survived by his wife and son: John, both of Morton; four brothers: Elmer and Harry of Virginia, Bernard of Champaign and Kenneth of Bloomington and several nieces and nephews. Preceded by one sister and one brother.

DEVLIN, John P.; b: 23Aug1946, Sangamon Co., Il.; d: 9Jan1978, Danville, Il.; bu: Walnut Ridge Cemetery, Virginia, Il.; m: (not stated); fa: Phillip Devlin; mo: Frances Florence. Vietnam Air Force vet. Survived by his parents of Bloomington; two daughters: Carrie Frances and Sara Jane Devlin, both of Escanaba, Mich.; these brothers: Donald E. of Albany, Ga., Michael and Patrick Devlin of Virginia; and a half-sister: Rita Mardis of Normal; and a half-bother: Hal Ruyle of Charleston. Preceded by a sister: Rose Marie.

DEVLIN, Kenneth L.; b: 10Mar1928, Virginia, Il.; d: 29May1990, Jacksonville, Il.; bu: Walnut Ridge Cemetery, Virginia, Il.; m: Jean Farrar on 22Jun19949 in Virginia, Il.; fa: John Devlin; mo: Mabel Collins. A resident of Virginia, Il.; Korean War vet. Survived by his wife; two brothers: Harry Devlin of Virginia and Bernard Devlin of Champaign; and several nieces and nephews. Preceded by three brothers and a sister.

DEVLIN, Leo B.; b: 21Jan1906 (place not stated); d: July, 1976, Miami, Fla.; bu: (not stated); fa: John E. Devlin; mo: Ella McHatton. Was 70 years of age at death. WWII vet. Survived by three brothers: William C. Devlin of Compton, Calif., and Bernard and Thomas Devlin, both of Jacksonville. Preceded by four bothers: Ed, Paul J., Jack and Leonard.

DEVLIN, Mary A. "Mayme" (Hagerth); b: 15Jul1889, Jacksonville, Il.; b: 20Dec1981, Jacksonville, Il; bu: Calvary Cemetery, Jacksonville, Il.; m: Charles P. Devlin (date and place not stated); fa: Robert Hagerth; mo: Annie M. (surname not stated). Husband preceded in death in October, 1941. Survived are three daughters: Mrs. Paul W. (Catherine) Sorrells of Jacksonville, Mary Virginia Rankin of Washington, Mo., and Ann Burton of Quincy; 17 grand and five g-grandchildren. Preceded by a brother, sister and a daughter: Helen.

DEVLIN, Paul James; b: 25Feb1923, Jacksonville, Il.; d: 6May1995, Florida (Palms of Pasadena Hospital); bu: Veterans Cemetery, St. Petersburg, Fla.; m: Mary Jane Proffitt on 24Nov1946 in Alexander, IL.; fa: Paul J. Devlin; mo: Shellie Barker. A resident of St. Petersburg, Fla.; formerly of Jacksonville, Il. WWII Navy vet. Survived by his wife; children: Dennis Devlin of St. Petersburg and William Devlin, Martha and Rose Mary Devlin, of St. Petersburg, Monica Fatseas of Pescadero, Calif., and Rita Henkel of Harmon; six grandchildren; one brother: Charles Devlin of Bluffs; and one sister: Mary Ann Flynn of South Jacksonville. Preceded by one sister: Charlotte Wilhoit.

DEVLIN, Marjorie A. (Flynn); b: 3Jan1955, Jacksonville, Il.; d: 2Aug1995, rural Jacksonville, Il.; bu: Calvary Cemetery, Jacksonville, Il.; m: Richard Devlin on 4Dec1974 in Jacksonville, Il.; fa: Vincent Flynn; mo: Peggy Hoecker. Survived by her husband; her mother of Jacksonville; two sons: Alan Devlin and Brian Devin, both at home; one daughter: Amy Devlin of Jacksonville; six sisters: Mrs. Richard (Linda) Tuschinski of Jacksonville, Fla., Mrs. Roger (Mary Jo) Lewellyn and Mrs. Terry (Elaine) Cooper, both of Phoenix, Ariz., Mrs. Ira (Nancy) McClug of Nashville, Tenn., Mrs. Skip (Peggy) Bradshaw and Mrs. Neil (Rita) Rossi, both of Jacksonville. Preceded by one brother: Terry Flynn.

DEVLIN, Philip E. "Tug"; b: 21May1918, Virginia, Il.; d: 12Mar1985, Bloomington, Il.; bu: Park Hill Cemetery, Bloomington, Il.; m: Frances E. Florence on 7Jan1946 in Virginia, Il.; fa: John Devlin; mo: Mabel Collins. WWII Navy vet (survived attack on Pearl Harbor). Survived by his wife; four sons: Michael Devlin of Savannah, Ga., Patrick Devlin of Virginia, Donald Devlin of Winston-Salem, N.C., and Hal Ruyle of Casey; a daughter: Rita Mardis of Normal; 21 grand and seven g-grandchildren; and three bothers: Bernard Devlin of Champaign, Harry Devlin and Kenney Devlin, both of Virginia. Preceded by a son and a daughter.

DEVLIN, Robert J.; b: 27Jul1912, Beardstown, Il.; d: 18Sep1985, Sequim, Washington; bu: Sequim, Washington; m: Mary Wallace in Carrollton, Il.; fa: Stephen J. Devlin; mo: Adalaide Smith. A former area resident of Mt. Sterling, Il. Survived by his wife; two sons: Robert Devlin, Jr. of Freeport, N.Y., and Paul Devlin of Big Rapids, Mich.; two brothers: William Devlin of Mt. Sterling and Gene Devlin of Denver, Colo.; and a sister: Grace Grover of Mt. Sterling.

DEVLIN, Thomas B.; b: 21May1917, Jacksonville, Il.; d: 1May1994, Jacksonville, Il.; bu: Calvary Cemetery, Jacksonville, Il.; m: Margaret Frances Darush on 21Jul1947 in Jacksonville, Il.; fa: John E. Devlin; mo: Bridget L. Walsh. WWII Army vet. Survived by his wife; three children: Richard (wife, Marjorie) Devlin of Jacksonville, Mrs. Charles (Sara) Murphy of Winchester and Tony Devlin of Jacksonville; five grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews. Preceded by one daughter: Cecilia Jean; and seven brothers: Edward, Paul Sr., John, Leo, William, Bernard and Leonard.

DEVLIN, William C.; b: 25Jan1908, Jacksonville, Il.; d: 30Dec1988, Hemet, Calif.; bu: All Souls Cemetery, Long Beach, Calif.; m: 1) Margaret Jarrett in 1934; and 2) Wanda Burg on 16Jul1988 (places not stated); fa: John E. Devlin; mo: Ella McHatton. 1st wife preceded in death in 1984. WWII Navy vet. Survived by his wife; a brother: Thomas Devlin of Jacksonville; four nephews: Charles F. Devlin of Bluffs, Richard Devlin of Jacksonville, Lawrence Devin of Anna and Paul J. Devlin of Florida; two nieces: Mary Ann Flynn and Sally Murphy, both of Jacksonville; and a number of cousins in Jacksonville and the area. Preceded by six brothers: Ed, Paul, Jack, Lee, Bernard and Leonard.

DEVLIN, William F.; b: 2Mar1914, Beardstown, Il.; d: 15Jul1992, Rushville, Il.; bu: Catholic Cemetery, Mt. Sterling, Il.; m: Virginia Brownlow on 8Sep1942 in Hannibal, Mo.; fa: Stephen Devlin; mo: Adalaide Smith.. A resident of Mt. Sterling, Il. WWII Army Air Corp vet. Survived by his wife; one son: David of Quincy; one brother: Eugene of Denver, Colo.; one sister: Grace Grover of Mt. Sterling; two grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews. Preceded by two brothers: Robert and George; and one sister: Louise Redman.

DeVORE, Clyde; b: 1Feb1912, Lexington, Il.; d: 30Apr1981, Jacksonville, Il.; bu: Memorial Lawn Cemetery, Jacksonville, Il.; m: 1) Gertrude Murphy (date and place not stated); and 2) Armeda Souza on 9Feb1957 (place not stated); fa: Roy E. DeVore; mo: Minnie Steinleckt. Survived by his wife; a step-son: Harry Souza of Glenview; and a step-daughter: Carol Smith of Crystal Lake; the following children from his first marriage: James DeVore of Jacksonville, Margaret DeVore of Casper, Wyo, and Barbara Whitehead of San Antonio, Tex.; and 11 grandchildren; a brother: Lyle DeVore of Loami; and two sisters: Mrs. Jack Katzenmier of Laomi and Mrs. Cary Meyer of New Berlin.

DeVORE, Ellen (Harney); b: 31Dec1896, Woodson, Il.; d: 26Oct1984, Van Nuys, Calif.; bu: Memorial Lawn Cemetery, Jacksonville, Il.; m: Percy DeVore on 10Oct1918 (place not stated); fa: Charles Harney; mo: Annie Megginson. Husband preceded in death 8May1977. A resident of Encino, Calif. Survived by one daughter: Mrs. Frank (Barbara) Guadio of Encino, Calif.; two grandchildren; two g-grandchildren; and one brother: Melvin Harney of Baker, Fla. Preceded by two brothers.

DeVORE, Forest; b: 18Jan1909, Jacksonville, Il.; d: 25Jun1989, Highlands, Calif.; bu: (cremated); m: Hettie Barber (date and place not stated); fa: Harvey DeVore; mo: Minnie Allen. Survived by his wife; three children: William of Marietta, Ga., Robert of Chicago, and Mrs. Harold (Janet) Klein of Mission Viejo, Calif.; and three grandchildren. Preceded by a brother and a sister.

DeVORE, Harvey; b: 2Aug1919, Jacksonville, Il.; d: 12Jul1982, Springfield, Il.; bu: Diamond Grove Cemetery, Jacksonville, Il.; m: (not stated); fa & mo: (not stated). WWII Air Force and Korean War vet. Survived by one daughter: Mrs. Wayne (Charlotte) Selkirk; two sons: Dwight A. and Michael T., all of Mongomery, Ala.; and three grandchildren.

DeVORE, Jeanne Elizabeth (McClure); b: 19Nov1965, Beardstown, Il.; d: 2Jan1995, Rushville, Il.; bu: Beardstown, Il.; m: Ralph F. DeVore, Jr. on 31May1992 in Beardstown, Il.; fa: James Edward McClure; mo: Janey Dotzert. A resident of Beardstown, Il. Survived by her husband; her parents of Beardstown; one daughter: Cassie Jo DeVore of Beardstown; one brother: James McClure, Jr. of Beardstown; and numerous aunts, uncles, nieces, nephews and cousins.

DeVORE, Mary Margaret; b: 3Dec1935, Jacksonville, Il.; d: 27Sep1990, Casper, Wyo.; bu: Calvary Cemetery, Jacksonville, Il.; fa: Clyde DeVore; mo: Gertrude Murphy. A former resident of Jacksonville, Il. Survived by her mother of Jacksonville; one brother: Jim DeVore of Jacksonville; and one sister: Barbara Whitehead of San Antonio, Texas. Preceded by her father and one infant sister: Mary Jean.

DeVORE, Nina Mae (Ellington); b: 17Oct1921, Nortonville, Il.; d: 25Dec1978, Montgomery, Ala (Maxwell AFB); bu: Memorial Lawn Cemetery, Jacksonville, Il.; fa: James Ellington; mo: Maude Rogers. Survived by her husband; one daughter: Mrs. Charlotte Wesson of Montgomery; two sons: Dwight and Michael, both of Montgomery; three sisters: Mildred Beaker of St. Louis, Armeda Dobson and a twin sister: Mina Mae Hidden of Rockton, Il.; and three grandchildren.

DeVORE, Percy "Slim"; b: 9Dec1896, Morgan Co., Il.; d: 9May1977, Inglewood, Calif.; bu: Memorial Lawn Cemetery, Jacksonville, Il.; m: Ellen Harney on 10Oct1918 (place not stated); fa: James H. DeVore; mo: Edna Butler. A resident of Los Angeles, Calif. Survived by his wife; one daughter: Barbara Gaudio of Los Angeles; one brother: Russell of Green Valley, Ariz.; two grand and two g-grandchildren.

DeVORE, Polly L. (Hanback); b: 12Jan1904, Pearl, Il.; d: 22Jan1986, Green Valley, Ariz.; bu: Asbury Cemetery; m: Russell Devore (date and place not stated); fa: Ira Hanback; mo: Clemma Lacey. A former resident of Jacksonville, Il. Survived by her husband; several nieces and nephews. Preceded by three brothers and two sisters.

DeVORE, Russell; b: 7Feb1899, northeast of Woodson, Il.; d: 26Nov1991, Green Valley, Ariz.; bu: Asbury Cemetery; mo: Polly L. Hanback on 5May1956 (place not stated); fa: James Harvey; mo: Edna Jane Butler. Wife preceded in death 22Jan1986. A former resident of Jacksonville, Il. Survived by one niece: Barbara J. Gaudio of Encino, Calif.; and two great-nieces. Preceded by one brother: Percy DeVore.

DeVORE, Thomas W.; b: 18Sep1946, Rosiclare, Il.; d: 5Oct1996, Springfield, Il.; bu: Woodwreath Cemetery, near New Berlin, Il.; fa: Richard DeVore; mo: Shirley Wiant. A resident of Beardstown, Il. Navy vet. (1964-1967). Survived by his wife; his parents of Springfield; one son: Curtis DeVore of Beardstown; two daughters: Angela Sellers of Thomasville, N.C., and Tommi Jo DeVore of Beardstown; one step-daughter: Brandy Miller of Browning; three sisters: Lana Young of Auburn, Marie DeVore of Springfield and Patrice Adams of Miami, Fla.; and three grandchildren.

DEVOY, Leroy A.; b: 25Aug1909, McLeansboro, Il.; d: 31Jan1990, Jacksonville, Il.; bu: Catholic Cemetery, Mt. Sterling, Il.; m: Regina Whited on 16Jan1941 in Mt. Sterling, Il.; fa: Henry Devoy; mo: Birdie Campbell. Wife preceded in death in 1980. Survived by two step-children: Mrs. Walter (Margaret) Baker and Walter A. Nelson, both of Jacksonville; eight step-grandchildren; 11 step-g-grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews. Preceded by three brothers; a step-grandson; and a step-g-grandson.

DEVOY, Nellie Frances (Wankel); b: 8Feb1906, Ashland, Il.; d: 26Sep1989, Jacksonville, Il.; bu: Memorial Lawn Cemetery, Jacksonville, Il.; m: Wayne W. Devoy on 8May1929 in Springfield, Il.; fa: George Wankel; mo: Jennie Eades. Husband preceded in death 12Jun1967. Survived by one son: Bernard Devoy of Topeka, Kans., two daughters: Mrs. William (Rita) Pennell and Mrs. Earl (Linda) Martin, both of Jacksonville; seven grandchildren; and one g-grandchild. Preceded by two bothers and two sisters.

DeWAN, M. Addrienne; b: 16Nov1909, New Berlin, Il.; d: 23Apr1985, Springfield, Il.; bu: St. Mary's Cemetery, northwest of New Berlin, Il.; fa: John J. DeWan; mo: Mary Knepler. A resident of New Berlin, Il. Survived by four sisters: Margaret Koehler of New Berlin, Louise McGrath of Springfield, Rose Lankford of New Berlin and Elsie Heathcoat of Godfrey; three brothers: Thomas DeWan of Schenectady, N.Y., Eldon DeWan of Greensboro, N.C., and Robert DeWan of Springfield; and several nieces and nephews.

DeWEERDT, Mildred (Bagent); b: (date not stated), New Salem, Il.; d: 5Apr1982, Rockford, Il.; bu: (not stated); m: 1) Leon Pease (date and place not stated); and 2) Elmer DeWeerdt in November, 1976 (place not stated); fa: John Bagent; mo: Effie Reeves. 1st husband preceded in death. A former resident of New Salem, Il. Survived by her husband; one daughter: Mrs. Elizabeth Wycoff of Falls Church, Va.; and two step-sons: Kenneth and Calvin DeWeerdt and one grandson; two brothers: Earl Bagent of Pittsfield and Charles Bagent of Douglas, Ga.; two sisters: Mrs. Virginia Lerch of Mt. Sterling and Mrs. Melvina Carbaugh of Los Angeles, Calif.

DEWEES, Jeanette M. (Durham); b: 22Jul1916, Jefferson City, Mo.; d: 25Jan1989, Boca Raton, Fla.; bu: Memorial Lawn Cemetery, Jacksonville, Il.; m: Merle E. Dewees on 14Apr1940 in St. Louis, Mo.; fa: Adam Durham; mo: Dora Clint. Husband preceded in death in 1976. A resident of Jacksonville, Il. Survived by five daughters: Mrs. E. J. (Barbara) DeGroot of Concord, Mrs. Harold (Joann) Parlier of Jacksonville, Merle Kay Etzkorn of Bloomfield, Mich., Mrs. David (Beverly) Stewart of Boca Raton, Fla., and Judy DiNardi of Springfield; seven grand and two g-grandchildren; and a brother: Robert Durham of St. Louis. Preceded by two bothers: Joseph and Elmer.

DEWEES, Merle Edward; b: 20Oct1919, Jacksonville, Il.; d: 30Jan1976, Jacksonville, Il.; bu: Memorial Lawn Cemetery, Jacksonville, IL.; m: Jeanette Durham in 1940 at St. Louis, Mo.; fa: (not stated); mo: Doris (surname not stated). WWII Army vet. Survived by his wife; his mother and step-father: Durward and Doris Phipps, Sr..; the following children: Mrs. Eddy (Barbara) DeGroot of Concord, Mrs. Harold (Joann) Parlier of Jacksonville, Mrs. Dennis (Merle Kay) Etzkorn of Bloomfield, Mich., Mrs. David (Beverly) Stewart of Boca Raton, Fla., and Judy Tendick of Fort Lauderdale, Fla.; and five grandchildren.

DEWEES, Russell; b: 4Jun1900 (place not stated); d: 4Oct1979, Pittsfield, Il.; bu: Memorial Park, Quincy, Il.; m: Florence Foster (date and place not stated); fa: Norman Dewees; mo: Eva King. A former resident of Jacksonville, Il. Survived by one son: James; one granddaughter and two g-grandchildren; a sister: Doris Phepps of Sebring, Fla.; and two brothers: James Ralph of Medford, Ore., and Howard of Springfield. Preceded by his wife; a son: Russell Lee; and two brothers: Orville and George.

DEWEESE, Ruby; b: 4Mar1890, Morgan Co., Il.; d: 9Mar1981, Jacksonville, Il.; bu: Diamond Grove Cemetery, Jacksonville, Il.; fa: Ernest Deweese; mo: Henrietta Patterson. Survived by a sister: Mrs. Ruth Crabtree of Jacksonville; a niece: Mrs. Dorothy Rueff of Decatur; two great-nephews; and three great-nieces. Preceded by two sisters: one in infancy and Pearl Deweese.

DEWEESE, Willis A. "Junior"; b: 9Sep1928, Jacksonville, Il.; d: 4May1978, Springfield, Il.; bu: Calvary Cemetery, Jacksonville, Il.; m: Doris Evans on 7Jun1946 (place not stated); fa: Willis T. Deweese; mo: Olive Pierce. WWII vet. Survived by his wife; his parents: Mr. Deweese of West Plains, Mo., and Mrs. Olive Ford of Havana; three sons: Richard of Springfield and Dan and David of Jacksonville; six grandchildren; and a sister: Jean of Decatur.

DEWEY, Ralph Coleman; b: 25Feb1902, Greene Co., Il.; d: 19Feb1977, Vicksburg, Mississippi; bu: Oak Wood Cemetery, Greenfield, Il.; m: 1) Maurice Smith on 24Dec1927; and 2) Ruth Greer in 1958 (places not stated); fa: William Dewey; mo: Lucy Reed. A resident of Greenfield, Il. Survived by two sons: Darrell of Port Gibson, Miss., and Vincie of Wright City, Mo.; four grandchildren; one g-grandchild; and one sister: Reta Smith of Greenfield.

DEWHIRST, Alice (Bryant); b: 21May1904, Morgan Co., Il.; d: 13Aug1986, Champaign, Il.; bu: Mt. Hope Mausoleum, Champaign, Il.; m: Omar Dewhirst in 1925 (place not stated); fa: Adrian Bryant; mo: Lula (surname not stated). Husband preceded in death. Survived by a daughter: Jean Costello of Urbana; two sons: Omar Dewhirst, Jr. of San Jose, Calif., and Donald Dewhirst of Ann Arabor, Mich.; five sisters: Mable Deatherage, Jessie Zenge, Bessie Seymour and Helen Cottay, all of Jacksonville, and Aretha Giescke of Hot Springs, Ark.; and a brother: Dale Bryant of Waverly. Preceded by three sisters and two brothers.

DeWITT, Arlie; b: 24Sep1908, Cooperstown, Il.; d: 5Nov1991, Beardstown, Il.; bu: Beardstown, Il.; m: Celia May Diebold on 12Jan1932 in Havana, Il.; fa: Orlando DeWitt; mo: Sylvia Haggerty. Wife preceded in death. Survived by one son: George DeWitt of Quincy; two daughters: June Bucy of Beardstown and Phyllis Young of Yorkville; seven grand and four g-grandchildren. Preceded by four brothers and one sister.

DeWITT, Bertha A. (Wort); b: 26Mar1896, Brown Co., Il.; d: 26Aug1987, Mt. Sterling, Il.; bu: Catholic Cemetery, Mt. Sterling, Il.; m: Lewis L. DeWitt on 22Sep1925 in Brown Co., Il.; fa: Henry B. Wort; mo: Elizabeth Kassing. Husband preceded in death 4Jun1979. Surviving by two sons: Harold of Cincinnati, Ohio and Robert A. of Estes Park, Colo.; one sister: Mrs. Minnie Bordenkircher of Mt. Sterling; seven grand and seven g-grandchildren. Preceded by one brother, seven sisters, and one grandson.

DeWITT, Carlos L.; b: 19Sep1900, Jacksonville, Il.; d: 12May1976, Phoenix, Arizona; bu: Scottsdale, Arizona area; m: Lucille Bloomfield (date and place not stated); fa: Newton DeWitt; mo: Josephine Warson. A former Jacksonville, Il. resident. Survived by his wife; a daughter: Ida Mae; two sons: David of Phoenix and Marvin of San Francisco, Calif.; eight grand and two g-grandchildren. Preceded in death by a son: Jack in 1973.

DeWITT, Dennis; b: 2Aug1933, Hettick, Il.; d: 7Jul1978, Carlinville, Il.; bu: Oak Hill Cemetery, Palmyra, Il.; m: Stella Watret in 1955 (place not stated); fa: Willis DeWitt; mo: Dorothy Jackson. A resident of rural Palmyra, Il. Korean War vet. Survived by his father of Hettick; and his mother: Mrs. Dorothy Tatus of Ft. Walton Beach, Fla.; his wife; two daughters: Patty, at home, and Denise Wittmer of Modesto; a son: Russell, at home; a brother: Darrell of Waverly; a half-sister: Ruth Ann Lamarr of Palmyra; and a foster-brother: James E. Toal of Springfield.

DeWITT, Elbert K.; b: 1Feb1909, near Kahoka, Mo.; d: 30Sep1989, Macomb, Il.; bu: Oakwood Cemetery, Macomb, Il.; m: 1) Gladys Trent on 29Jun1935 (place not stated); and 2) Stella Boatman Orris on 7May1977 in Macomb, Il.; fa: Lewis DeWitt; mo: Mary Walker. 1st wife preceded in death 15Sep1974. Survived by his wife; three sons: Kenneth of Lynn Haven, Fla., Olin of Macomb and Nolan of Roseville; two step-daughters: Ann Johnson of Lafayette, Ind., and Rosalie Williams of Macomb; one step-son: James Orris of Augusta; 10 grand, 2 g-grand, six step-grand, 3 step-g-grandchildren and one step-g-g-grandchild; two brothers: Tony of Reston, Wash., and Wilbert of Sioux Fall, S.D.; four sisters: Edith Walker of Quincy, Letha Washburn of Ft. Madison, Iowa, Ada Kirby of Florida and Betty Kirby of West Point. Preceded by three bothers and two sisters.

DeWITT, Esther (Riggall); b: 28Sep1903, Schuyler Co., Il.; d: 22Jul1983, Denver, Colo.; bu: Rushville, Il.; m: Archie DeWitt on 15Dec1922 in Rushville, Il.; fa: Charles Riggall; mo: Elizabeth Logsdon. Husband preceded in death 7Apr1972. A resident of Lakewood, Colo.; formerly of Rushville, Il. Survived by a son: Dr. Richard DeWitt of Battle Creek, Mich.; two daughters: Mrs. Betty Settles of Chino Valley, Calif., and Miss Shirley DeWitt of Lakewood, Colo.; a brother: Edwin Riggall of Rushville; three sisters: Mrs. Lillian Terry of Littleton, Mrs. Shirley Baker of Rushville and Mrs. Ruth Ward of Beardstown; six grandchildren; and six g-grandchildren.

DeWITT, George E.; b: 5Aug1933, Beardstown, Il.; d: 27Dec1995, Quincy, Il.; bu: Beardstown, Il.; m: (not stated); fa: Arlie DeWitt; mo: Celia Diebold. A former resident of Beardstown, Il. National Guard vet. Survived by two daughters: Diane Smith of Mt. Sterling and Pollyanna DeWitt of Beardstown; four grandsons; two sisters: June (husband, George) Bucy of Beardstown and Phyllis (husband, Robert) Young of Yorkville.

DeWITT, Gerald M. "Jake"; b: 25Mar1937, Pleasant View, Il.; d: 19May1994, Rushville, Il.; bu: Rushville, Il.; m: Jane Crum on 18Nov1956 in Schuyler Co., Il.; fa: Clarence E. Dewitt; mo: Beverly L. Steele. Survived by his wife; two sons: Roger DeWitt of Blandinsville and Albert DeWitt of Rushville; two daughters: Teresa DeWitt of Virginia Beach, Va., and Diana Lashbrook of Littleton; six grandchildren; and one brother: Harold DeWitt of Beardstown.

DeWITT, Gertrude (Wort); b: 8Aug1894, Brown Co., Il.; d: 1Jan1979, Mt. Sterling, Il.; bu: Catholic Cemetery, Mt. Sterling, Il.; m: Ralph L. DeWitt on 7Jan1919 in Mt. Sterling, Il.; fa: Henry Wort; mo: Elizabeth Cassing. Husband preceded in death 11Mar1976. Survived by three sisters: Mrs. Minnie Bordenkircher and Mrs. Lewis (Bertha) DeWitt, both of Mt. Sterling, and Mrs. Regina Langan of Peoria. Preceded by a son, a brother, and five sisters.

DeWITT, Helen (Leake); b: 15ep1913, Jacksonville, Il.; d: 25Aug1991, Decatur, Il.; bu: Fairlawn Cemetery, Decatur, Il.; m: George L. DeWitt on 19Aug1933 (place not stated); fa: James Eldon Leake; mo: Flo Shaffer. A resident of Niantic, Il. Survived by her husband; a son: Homer James (wife, Christine) of New Bern, N.C., a daughter: Norma Frances (husband, Larry) Skidmore of Laurel, Miss.; nine grand and 11 g-grandchildren; three great-step-grandchildren; and two sisters: Amelia Irene Laughry of Jacksonville and Viola Mae Pries of Salem, Wisc. Preceded by a son: George Leslie; a sister; and two brothers.

DeWITT, Irene; b: 19May1918, Bushnell, Il.; d: 23Jul1987, Beardstown, Il.; bu: Beardstown, Il.; fa: Sidney DeWitt; mo: Stella Mikesell. Survived by three brothers: Sidney DeWitt of Browning, Jack DeWitt of Springfield and Thomas DeWitt of Beardstown; two sisters: Dorothy Belville and Maxine DeWitt, both of Beardstown; and numerous nieces and nephews.

DeWITT, Iva M. (Bowen); b: 1Mar1887, Brown Co., Il.; d: 3Jul1983, Mt. Sterling, Il.; bu: Hersman Cemetery; m: Ralph DeWitt on 17Dec1906 in Brown Co., Il.; fa: Charles Bowen; mo: Ellen Briggs. Husband preceded in death 1Feb1980. Survived by two sons: Harvey of Versailles an Ora L. of Mt. Sterling; eight grand, 22 g-grand ad 29 g-g-grandchildren.

DeWITT, Joe B.; b: 29Dec1919, Liberty, Il.; d: 26Jan1978, Quincy, Il.; bu: Catholic Cemetery, Mt. Sterling, Il.; m: Moneta Roberts on 18Aug1945 in Mt. Sterling, Il.; fa: Harrison DeWitt; mo: Mary Ann Dirken. A resident of rural Timewell, Il. Survived by his wife; two sons: Richard, at home, and Vernon DeWitt of Clayton; and four daughters: Mrs. Art (Mildred) Derwy of Camden, Mrs. Russell (Carol) White of Browning, Pvt. Joyce DeWitt of Ft. Jackson, S.C., and Mrs. Sheldon (Lilly) Conover of Warsaw; his mother of Mt. Sterling; a sister: Mrs. James (Clara) Howell of Mt. Sterling; and eight grandchildren. Preceded by his father and two sisters.

DeWITT, Juanita (McNeff); b: 16Apr1921, Mt. Sterling, Il.; d: 9Mar1996, Quincy, Il.; bu: Hersman Cemetery; m: Clifford DeWitt on 20May1950 in Mt. Sterling, Il.; fa: Otis Michael McNeff; mo: Nina Corey. Husband preceded in death 29Jun1971. A resident of Mt. Sterling, Il. Survived by three sons: Bill Clark of Springfield, Clifford A. (wife, Linda) DeWitt of Mt. Sterling and Chris (wife, Kirsty) DeWitt of Mt. Sterling; nine grand and four g-grandchildren; one sister: Norma Jean Dunmire of Macon; and several nieces and nephews. Preceded by her parents and one grandson.

DeWITT, Lewis L.; b: 11Oct1899, Brown Co., Il.; d: 3Jun1979, Mt. Sterling, Il.; bu: Catholic Cemetery, Mt. Sterling, Il.; m: Bertha A. Wort in September, 1924 (place not stated); fa: Andrew DeWitt; mo: Hettie Davis. Survived by his wife; two sons: Robert of Estes Park, Colo., and Harold E. of Cincinnati, Ohio; 7 grand and 4 g-grandchildren. The last of his immediate family, he was preceded by two brothers and one sister.

DeWITT, Marie (Tucker); b: July, 1898, Taylorville, Il.; d: 31Aug1982, Elizabethtown, Ky.; bu: Memorial Lawn Cemetery, Jacksonville, Il.; m: Jesse DeWitt on 22Dec1912 in Taylorville, Il.; fa: John Tucker; mo: Louisa (surname not stated). Husband preceded in death 22Nov1963. Survived by three grandchildren: Dick Clement of Des Moines, Iowa, Robert Clement of Salem, Ore., and Mrs. Phyllis Barnes of Peoria; a brother: Forest Tucker of Decatur; several g-grandchildren, including Michael, Dale, David, Jeff, Becky, Julie, Sharon, Debbie, Denise, Bobby, Gregory, and Brice Clement, all children of Robert Clement. Preceded by two daughters: Mrs. Pauline Clement and Mrs. Ruth Butram.

DeWITT, Mary Ann (Dierking); b: 25Jan1890, Mt. Sterling, Il.; d: 14Dec1986, Mt. Sterling, Il.; bu: Catholic Cemetery, Mt. Sterling, Il.; m: Harrison B. DeWitt on 25Nov1912 in Mt. Sterling, IL.; fa: Henry Dierking; mo: Anna Witsken. Husband preceded in death 22Apr1958. A resident of Timewell, Il. Survived by one daughter: Mrs. Clara Howell of Mt. Sterling; one daughter-in-law: Mrs. Moneta DeWitt of Timewell; two sisters: Mrs. Emmett (Clara) Ashbaker of Mt. Sterling and Mrs. George (Helen) Brady of Danville; 20 grand, 42 g-grand and 11 g-g-grandchildren. Preceded by two daughters; one son; four brothers; two sisters; and one grandchild.

DeWITT, Mary D. (Shipp); b: 17Sep1896, Hagerstown, Md.; d: 17Dec1986, Carlinville, Il.; bu: Charity Baptist Cemetery, near Carlinville, Il.; m: G. M. DeWitt (date and place not stated); fa: John Shipp; mo: Anne Durbin. Husband preceded in death. Survived by one daughter: Mrs. Fern Weiser of Palmyra; five grand and nine g-grandchildren. Preceded by one son: Roy.

DeWITT, Mary R. (Pritchett); b: 19Jul1898, Rushville, Il.; d: 8Apr1991, Galesburg, Il.; bu: West Side Cemetery, Versailles, Il.; m: Owen DeWitt on 28Oct1925 in Jacksonville, Il.; fa: Edward Pritchett; mo: Mary Furnace. Husband preceded in death 24Jan1977. Survived by two sons: Lloyd E. and Richard M., both of Galesburg; a daughter: Garnett Bradbury of Versailles; three sisters: Ethel Daniels of Davenport, Fla., Mrs. William (Edna) Herold and Mrs. Harvey (Opal) DeWitt of Versailles; 11 grand and 25 g-grandchildren; one step-grandson and three g-g-grandsons. Preceded by a daughter, a son, five sisters, and one g-granddaughter.

DeWITT, May I. (Luttrell); b: 22Jan1907, Waverly, Il.; d: 26Nov1994, Lewistown, Il.; bu: Diamond Grove Cemetery, Jacksonville, Il.; m: Russell M. DeWitt on 28Jul1925 in Springfield, Il.; fa: Harry Luttrell; mo: Etta Ritter. Husband preceded in death. A resident of Havana, Il. Survived by a daughter: Mrs. Donald (Maxine) McVeitty of Havana; a son: Russell Allan (wife, Betty) DeWitt of Cloverport, Ky.; two brothers: Elbert of Jacksonville and Harold Luttrell of Mountain Home, Ark.; six grand and 17 g-grandchildren. Preceded by two brothers and two sisters.

DeWITT, Ora M. (Bell); b: 15Jan1898, Camden, Il.; d: 26Jan1985, Rushville, Il.; bu: Cooperstown, Il.; m: Clyde DeWitt in Mt. Sterling, Il. (date not stated); fa: Louis Bell; o: Henrietta Langan. Husband preceded in death. A resident of Mt. Sterling, Il. Survived by two daughters: Mrs. Leora Hudson of Mt. Sterling and Mrs. Delores Pike of Tucson, Ariz.; nine grand and several g-grandchildren. Preceded by three brothers and four sisters.

DeWITT, Owen "Dagwood"; b: 18Jun1897, Cooperstown, Brown Co., Il.; d: 24Jan1977, Galesburg, Il.; bu: Versailles, Il.; m: Mary Ruth Pritchett on 28Oct1925 in Jacksonville, Il.; fa: Benjamin Franklin DeWitt; mo: Elizabeth Leihr. Survived by his wife; three sons: Gerald O., Lloyd E., and Richard M., all of Galesburg; five grand and three g-grandchildren, all of Galesburg; a step-daughter: Mrs. Garnett Bradbury; five step-sons of Versailles; one step-granddaughter of Quincy; and 15 step-grandchildren; and a brother: Herman DeWitt of Wood River. Preceded by a daughter.

DeWITT, Ralph L.; b: 25May1897, Brown Co., Il.; d: 11Mar1976, Rushville, Il.; bu: Catholic Cemetery, Mt. Sterling, Il.; m: Gertrude Wort on 7Jan1919 in Mt. Sterling, Il.; fa: Frank DeWitt; mo: Elizabeth Davis. A resident of Mt. Sterling, Il. Survived by his wife; one brother: Lewis DeWitt of Mt. Sterling. Preceded by a son.

DeWITT, Richard L.; b: 3Sep1895, Green Co., Ky.; d: 31Jan1990, Jacksonville, Il.; bu: Pleasant Plains, Il.; m: Nora Dell Pollard (date and place not stated); fa: John T. DeWitt; mo: Creacy E. Skaggs. Wife preceded in death 1Jul1967. A former resident of Alton, Il. Survived by a brother: Robert B. of Jacksonville; a sister: Mrs. Jesse (Mayme E.) McDaniel of Jacksonville; several nieces and nephews. Preceded by a sister: Anna E. Creed; and two brothers: Aaron G. and Thomas G.

DeWITT, Robert B.; d: 13Jan1903 (place not stated); d: 8Oct1995, Jacksonville, IL.; bu: Bethel Cemetery, rural Pleasant Plains, Il.; fa: John T. DeWitt; mo: Creacy E. Skaggs. Survived by several nieces and nephews. Preceded by three brothers: Aaron G., Thomas G., and Richard L. DeWitt; and two sisters: Anna E. Creed and Mayme E. McDaniel.

DeWITT, Russell M.; b: 3Jun1906, Jacksonville, Il.; d: 19Aug1986, Havana, Il.; bu: Diamond Grove Cemetery, Jacksonville, Il.; m: May Luttrell on 28Jul1925 in Springfield, Il.; fa: Lester DeWitt; mo: Ruth Miller. A resident of rural Havana, Il. Survived by his wife; one daughter: Mrs. Donald (Maxine) McVeitty of Havana; and one son: Russell Allan of Cloverport, Ky.; six grand and ten g-grandchildren. Preceded by two brothers: Lester Allan and Louis Morris DeWitt.

DeWITT, Ruth K. (Jones); b: 14Apr1918, Scott Co., Il.; d: 24Apr1988, Jacksonville, Il.; bu: East Cemetery, Jacksonville, Il.; m: Lester DeWitt (date and place not stated); fa: Willie Jones; mo: Pearl Spencer. Husband preceded in death in 1969. A resident of Roodhouse; formerly of Jacksonville. Survived by three sons: Henry Beckman and William Beckman, both of Jacksonville, and James Beckman of rural Murrayville; a daughter: Mrs. John (Sylvia) Gullo of Tampa, Fla.; three brothers: Ralph Jones of Bluffs, Clifford Jones of Pittsfield and Herman Jones of Jacksonville; two sisters: Mardell Faw of Knoxville, Tenn., and Zelma Brown of East Alton; 11 grand and five g-grandchildren. She made her home with a good friend: Harold Moore of Roodhouse. Preceded by a son: Donald; and three brothers.

DeWITT, Stella (Mikesell); b: 30Jul1897, Carbondale, Iowa; d: 16Mar1983, Beardstown, Il.; bu: Browning, Il.; m: Sidney DeWitt on 15Sep1915 in Des Moines, Iowa; fa: Nelson Mikesell; mo: Anna Glenn. Husband preceded in death in 1973. Survived by three daughters: Mrs. Dorothy Belville, Irene DeWitt, and Maxine DeWitt, all of Beardstown; three sons: Sidney, Jr. of Browning, Tom of Beardstown, Jack of Springfield; one brother: Fred Miksell of Azusa, Calif.; 13 grand and four g-grandchildren.

DeWITT, Thomas; b: 9Aug1898, Greensburg, Ky.; d: 25Oct1976, Springfield, Il.; bu: Bethel Cemetery, near Ashland, Il.; m: Lena Mae Floyd on 10Jan1925 in Prentice, Il.; fa: John T. DeWitt; mo: Creacy E. Skaggs. A resident of Roodhouse, Il. Survived by his wife and the following children: Mrs. Duane (Etta Mae) Robinson of Elkhart, Mrs. John (Evelyn) Haggard of Sherman, Mrs. Ruth Nonn and Thomas DeWitt, Jr., both of Martinsville, Ind., Mrs. Valentino (June) Antonacci of Riverton, and Mrs. Dean (Rosemarie) Summers of Roodhouse; 26 grand and 17 g-grandchildren; two brothers: Robert of Prentice and Richard of Alton; two sisters: Ann Creed of Ashland and Mayme McDaniel of Chandlerville. Preceded by a half-sister; and a grandchild.

DeWITT, Willis; b: 6May1911, Kellerville, Il.; d: 22Dec1991, Litchfield, Il.; bu: Oak Hill Cemetery, Palmyra, IL.; m: 1) Dorothy Jackson; and 2) Joyce Toal (dates and places not stated); fa: William R. DeWitt; mo: Ida Mae Cook. 1st wife preceded in death. A resident of Palmyra, Il. Survived by a daughter: Ruth Ann Jarman of Litchfield; a son: Darrell Ray DeWitt of Joplin, Mo.; a step-son: Jim Toal of Petersburg; eight grand and four g-grandchildren; a sister: May Medus of Springfield; and a brother: Bus DeWitt of Prosser, Wash. Preceded by two sons.

DEXTER, Theodore "Ted"; b: 29Nov1904, Pike Co., Il.; d: 25Oct1981, Pittsfield, Il.; bu: Crescent Heights Cemetery, Pleasant Hill, Il.; m: Opal Smith on 21Sep1929 in Pittsfield, Il.; fa: Thomas Dexter; mo: Belle Zumwalt. A resident of Pleasant Hill, Il. Survived by his wife; a son: Richard of Princeville; two daughters: Mrs. Barbara Edwards of Quincy and Mrs. Lois Welsh of Pleasant Hill; eight grand and three g-grandchildren; three sisters: Mrs. Gay Gray and Mrs. Vivian Lewis, both of Pittsfield, and Mrs. Eva Reeves of Pleasant Hill.


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