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.


RAAB, Eva Maye (Sanders);d: 8 Jan 1981,Jacksonville, IL.(Passavant Hosp) Bu: Carlinville Cemetery, Carlinville, IL; A resident of Carlinville, IL; she was 91 years of age at death. Survived by her daughter: Mrs. Wyman (Martha) Sooy of Jacksonville; a son: Kenneth Raab of Garnet N.C.; four grand and several great-grandchildren.

RAABE, Fred C. Sr.; b: 13 Mar 1885, Patterson, IL; d: 5 Oct 1977, White Hall, IL (Hosp) Bu: Pine Tree Cemetery, Patterson, IL; M: Mamie A. Thomas on 4 May 1921; FA: August Raabe MO: Sophia Schutz; Resident of Hillview, IL; Survived by his wife; four children: Fred J. Raabe, Bernard L. Raabe and Mrs. Leonard (Freda) Patton, all of Hillview, and Col Paul E. Raabe of Korea; ten grand and four great-grandchildren. Preceded by two brothers and two sisters.

RAABE, Mamie Adel (Thomas);b: 12 Jun 1895; d: 16 Jun 1988, Winchester, IL (Scott Co. Nursing Home) Bu: Pinetree Cemetery, Patterson, IL; M: Fred C. Raabe Sr. on 4 May 1921 in Virginia, IL; FA: John H. Thomas MO: Elvira Deeds; Husband preceded in death 5 Oct 1977.; Resident of Hillview, IL;Survived by four children: Fred J. Raabe of Hillview, Mrs. Leonard (Freda) Patton of Hillview, Paul Eugene Raabe of Tacoma, Wash. and Bernard L. Raabe of Hillview; 10 grand and 15 great-grandchildren.; Preceded by a brother: Ernest Thomas; and a sister: Isabelle Thomas.

RABE, Ella Eileen (Chapman); b: 29 Oct 1916, Greene Co.,IL; d: 5 Jun 1993, Jacksonville, IL (Passavant Hosp) Bu: White Hall Cemetery, White Hall, IL; M: John Henry Rabe on 3 Jan 1934 in White Hall, IL; FA: James Isham Chapman MO: Ella Black; Husband preceded in death 17 Jun 1986. Survived by three daughters: Shirley Day of East Alton, Barbara Schnelten of Roodhouse and Betty Smith of White Hall; two sons: James and Ronald Rabe, both of White Hall; 17 grand and 20 great-grandchildren; two brothers: Curtis Chapman of Carrollton and Thomas Chapman of Barrow; and one sister: Lucy Eva Byrd of Needles, Calif. Preceded by one son: John Rabe, Jr.; two brothers: Ira Dean Chapman and James Isham Chapman Jr.; and two sisters: Earla Irene Chapman and Sallana Belle Chapman.

RABE, John Henry; b: 8 Oct 1908, Mendon, IL; d: 17 Jun 1986, White Hall, IL (Hosp) Bu: White Hall Cemetery; M: Eileen Chapman - 3 Jan 1934 - White Hall, IL; FA: Christopher Rabe MO: Katherine Schnellbecker; Resident of Roodhouse, IL; Survived by his wife; two sons: James and Ronald, both of White Hall; three daughters: Mrs. Harold (Betty) Smith of White Hall, Mrs. Barbara Schnelten of Roodhouse and Mrs. Dallas (Shirley) Day of East Alton; and Thomas Chapman of Barrow; 17 grand and 14 great-grandchildren; three brothers: Chris, Ralph and Gerald Rabe, all of Quincy; and five sisters: Elnora Henze, Edna Waite and Clara Nichols, all of Quincy, Elma Fisher of White Hall and Laura Ward of Godfrey. Preceded by two children and a sister.

RABIDEAU, Raoul P.; b: 22 Jun 1914, near Clifton, IL; d: 18 Jun 1993, Lakeland, Fla.Bu: E'Erable Catholic Cemetery, Clifton, IL; M: 1) Rose Webb on 3 Sep 1947 in Mishawauka, Ind.; 2) Marie Bisselle Hill on l5 Dec 1980 in Florida; FA: Louis Rabideau MO: Ellen (last name unknown); 1st wife preceded in death 2 Mar 1980.; Resident of Lakeland, Fla.; formerly of Clifton, IL; Survived by his wife; three stepdaughters: Patricia Mitchell and Beverly Powers of Jacksonville and Joy Andrews of Naperville; five stepgrandchildren; two sisters: Oleida Ponton and Edna Warmbir of Ashkum; and two brothers: Omer Rabideau of Clifton and Clyde Rabideau of Kankakee. Preceded by two brothers.

RABJOHNS, Adeline (Christianson); b: 20 Mar 1917, Kankakee, IL; d: 14 Dec 1988 Jacksonville, IL Bu: Memorial Lawn Cemetery; M: Earl J. Rabjohns on 23 May 1941 in Alton, IL; FA: Nels Christianson MO: Ethel Smith; Husband preceded in death 16 Jul 1982.; Resident of 5B Appomatox Dr., Jacksonville, IL; Survived by two sons: Reginald Rabjohns of Chicago and Dr. Ronald Rabjohns of Peoria; six grandchildren; and one brother: Walter Christianson of Baton Rouge, La.; Preceded by two sisters.; [Moved to Jacksonville in 1936]

RABJOHNS, Aileen A.; b: 1905; d: 29 May 1986, Sarasota, Fla. (Nursing Home) Bu: Sarasota, Fla.; FA: Alex Rabjohns MO: Lena Muelhausen; Was 80 years of age at death.; Survived by a brother: Harold A. Rabjohns of Sarasota, Fla.; and several nieces and nephews.

RABJOHNS, Earl J.; b: 21 Feb 1916, Jacksonville, IL; d: 16 Jul 1982, Jacksonville, IL; Bu: Memorial Lawn Cemetery; M: Adeline Christianson on 23 May 1941 in Alton, IL; FA: Walter C. Rabjohns Sr. MO: Anne Goodrick; Resident of 605 Caldwell, Jacksonville, IL; Surviving are his wife; two sons: Dr. Ronald R. Rabjohns of Springfield; and Reginald N. Rabjohns of Chicago; three grandchildren: Stephanie. Joshua and Christian; a brother: Walter Rabjohns Jr.; and a sister: Joy Goin. both of Jacksonville.; Preceded in death by a sister.

RABJOHNS, Margaret I. (Gunn); b: 10 Jan 1922, Jacksonville, IL; d: 28 Jun 1989; Jacksonville, IL (Passavant Hosp); Bu: Memorial Lawn Cemetery; M: Walter C. Rabjohns on 10 Jan 1941 in Jacksonville, IL; FA: Francis Baird Gunn; MO: Irene Ferguson; Husband preceded in death 21 Nov 1984.; Resident of the Skyview Nursing Manor, Jacksonville.; Survived by a son: Lonnie Rabjohns of Clinton, Md.; a brother: James Gunn of Palm Beach, Fla.; two sisters: Mrs. Walter (Dorothy) Peura of Springfield and Mrs. John (Frances) Stencil of Olney; and two grandchildren: Jeffery and Jennifer Rabjohns of Jacksonville.

RABJOHNS, Walter C.; b: 20 Jun 1912, Jacksonville, IL; d: 21 Nov 1984, Jacksonville, IL (Passavant Hosp); Bu: Memorial Lawn Cemetery; M: Margaret Gunn in Jan, 1941; FA: Walter Rabjohns; MO: Anna Goodrich; Resident of Skyview Nursing Home, Jacksonville, IL; formerly of 609 Caldwell, Jacksonville, IL; Marine Corps Veteran.; Survived by his wife; a son: Lonnie of Washington, D.C.; two grandchildren; and one sister: Mrs. Joy Goin of Jacksonville.; Preceded by one brother and one sister.

RADER, Bobby Dale; b: 11 May 1964, Dallas, Texas; d: 30 Nov 1983, east of Waverly, IL; Bu: Waverly Cemetery; FA: Kenneth Rader; MO: Carolyn Williams; Survived by his parents; four sisters: Kathy Lowe of Bloomington, and Susan, Sandra and Tammy, all at home; grandparents: Mrs. Henry Cotter of Jackson, Miss., Mrs. Wilma Langley of Richton, Miss., and Les Williams of Jackson, Miss.

RADINGER, Alice V. (Kerr); b: 23 May 1913, Brown Co., IL; d: 13 Jan 1986, Rushville, IL,; Bu: Mt. Sterling City Cemetery; M: Herman I. Radinger on 24 Jun 1931 in Mt. Sterling, IL; FA: Allie Kerr; MO: Edith Brown; Husband preceded in death 29 Mar 1983. Resident of Rushvil1e, IL; Survived by one brother: Roy C. Kerr of Macomb; three sisters: Mrs. Dorothy Lehne, Mrs. Leslie (Grace) Yates and Mrs. Louise Henrick, all of Mt. Sterling; and several nieces and nephews.; Preceded by one brother and three sisters.

RADINGER, Hazel T.(Carpenter); b: 19 Jun 1908, Brown Co., IL; d: 22 Apr 1995, Macomb, IL (McDonough Dist Hasp); Bu: City Cemetery, Mt. Sterling, IL; M: Henry Radinger on 18 Jun 1929 in Brown Co., IL; FA: William Carpenter; MO: Miranda Wheeler; Husband preceded in death 21 Oct 1994.; Resident of Mt. Sterling, IL Survived by one sister-in-law: Mary Henrick of Mt. Sterling; and several nieces and nephews.

RADINGER, Henry D.; b: 10 Aug 1907, Brown Co., IL; d: 21 Oct 1994, Mt. Sterling, IL (Heritage Nursing Home); Bu: City Cemetery, Mt. Sterling, IL; M: Hazel I. Carpenter on 18 Jun 1929 in Brown Co., IL; FA: D. C. Radinger; MO: Florence Agnes Ke1z; Resident of Mt. Sterling, IL; Survived by his wife; a sister: Mary Henrick of Mt. Sterling and several nieces and nephews. Preceded by a brother: Herman I. Radinger.

RADINGER, Herman; b: 27 Dec 1908, Schuyler County, Il; d: 29 Mar 1983 Rushville, IL (Culbertson Mem, Hosp.); Bu: Mt. Sterling City Cemetery; M: Alice Kerr on 24 Jun 1931 in Mt. Sterling, IL; FA: Dora C. Radinger; MO: Florence Keltz; A resident of Rushville, IL; Surviving are his wife, one brother. Henry Radinger and one sister, Mrs. Mary Florence Henricks, both of Mt. Sterling. There are numerous nieces and nephews.

RAFFETY, Almeda (Kessinger); b: 13 Aug 1911, Wrights, IL; d: 5 Nov 1991, Alton, IL (St. Claire Hosp); Bu: Hickory Grove Cemetery, Wrights, IL; FA: Curtis Carl Kessinger MO: Grace V. Gutrie; Resident of Carrollton, IL; Survived by two sisters: Evelyn Mottola of Bridgeton, Mo. and Irma Canal of Ironton, Mo.; a brother: Charles Kessinger of Wrights; and several nieces and nephews.; Preceded by four sisters: Hester Gier, Maggie Carron, Loretta Bergland and Theresa Edna Wong.

RAFFETY, Doris E. (Reavis) Nash; b: 14 Mar 1929, Wrights, IL; d: 20 Nov 1995, Jacksonville, IL (Passavant Hosp); Bu: Oakwood Cemetery, Greenfield, IL; M: 1) Darrell O. Nash on 3l Mar 195l ; 2) John Raffety Jr. on 6 Jul 1974 in White Hall, IL; FA: Delbert Reavis; MO: Alfreda Shafer; First husband preceded in death 5 Feb 1969.; Resident of White Hall, IL; Survived by her husband; one son: Maurice (wife, Debbie) Nash of Brighton; one stepson: Joe (wife, Mary) Raffety of Ft. Wayne, Ind.; six grand and two great-grandchildren; two sisters: Alinda Coates of Carrollton and Brenda Rathgeber of Greenfield; and three nieces.; Preceded by one nephew.

RAFFETY, Irma (Frazier); b: 11 Sep 1902, Wrights, IL; d: 2 Nov 1986, Buckhannon, W.V.; Bu: Hickory Grove Cemetery, Wrights, IL; M: Glenn Raffety on Sep 1918 in St. Louis, Mo.; FA: A1na Miniffee Frazier; MO: Lucy Ann Smith; Husband preceded in death 13 Jun 1971.; Resident of Buckhannon, W.V.; formerly of White Hall, IL; Survived by a son: John C. of Rockford; one grandson Jay C. Raffety of Buckhannon, W.V.; two great-grandchildren: Jennifer and Robert Raffety; two brothers: Royal A. Frazier of White Hall and William Thomas Frazier of Havana.; Preceded by three sisters and two brothers.

RAFFETY, John W.; b: 31 Mar 1901, Wrights, IL; d: 21 Jan 1996. White Hall, IL. (North American Nursing Home); Bu: Hickory Grove Cemetery; M: Lenna Mae Cawthon; FA: Lewis Raffety; MO: Ora Flowers; Wife preceded in death in 1967.; Resident of White Hall, IL.; Survived by a son: John R. Raffety Jr. of White Hall; four grand and two great-grandchildren; a brother: George Elmer Raffety of Belleville; and a sister: Almeda Baum of Alton.; Preceded by a brother: Glen Raffety; and a sister: Vera Harr.

RAFFETY, Ora P. (Flower); b: 19 Sep 1879, Wrights, IL; d: 29 Oct 1978, Alton, IL.(Elder Care Nursing Home); Bu: Hickory Grove Cemetery, Wrights, IL.; M: Louis Raffety ; FA: John Flower; MO: Laura Kesinger; Husband preceded in death in 1930.; Survived by these children: Mrs. Red (Alemeda) Baume of Alton, Mrs. Harr of Carrollton, John of White Hall and George of Belevidere; six grand, five great-grand and four great-great-grandchildren.; Preceded by a son, a daughter, a brother and a sister.

RAFFETY, Wendell Ray; b: 27 Jun 1936, Morgan Co., IL; d: 4 Jan 1994, Maryville, IL; (Oliver Anderson Hospital); Bu: Lake View Memorial Gardens, Belleville, IL; M: Janet Young on 15 Jun 1956 in Roodhouse, IL; FA: Forrest Raymond Raffety; MO: Dora Louella Smock; Resident of Collinsville; formerly of Green Co.; Survived by his wife; Janet; three daughters: Mrs. John (Kelly) Hester of Collinsville, Mrs. Steven (Kyla) Cummins of England and Mrs. Mike (Kathy) Leveling of Collinsville; five grandchildren; two sisters: Pauline Walkington of Griggsville and Sandra Gilmore of Blue Mound; four brothers: Harlan Raffety of Hazelton, Pa., Forrest Raffety of Fairview Heights, Carol Raffety of Decatur and John Raffety of Alton.

RAFFERTY, Lillie Eliza (Kreisle); b: 24 Apr l890, Tel City, Indiana; d: 3 Feb 1981, Jacksonville, IL (Passavant Hosp); Bu: Greenwood Cemetery, Tel City, Indiana; M: John Rafferty on 23 Apr 1923; FA: John Kreisle; MO: Emma Kuhn; Husband preceded in death in 1951.; Former resident of Louisville, Ky. & Omaha, Neb.; Survived by two daughters: Mrs. William (Mary) Ransdell of Jacksonville and Mrs. Kenneth (Eileen) Dunkum of Richardson. Tex.; five grand and four great-grandchildren; and two brothers: John Kreisle of Tel City. Ind. and H. Clifford Kreisle of Lancaster. Penn.

RAFTERY, Charles Joseph; b: 24 Jun 1915, Pittsfield; IL; d: 1 Apr 1994, Fairbanks, Alaska; Bu: Calvary Cemetery, Pittsfield, IL; FA: William Raftery; MO: Emma Riley; Resident of Fairbanks; formerly of Pittsfield.; WWII Army Vet.; Survived by three brothers: Fred of Pittsfield, Friar Peter John and Robert Raftery, both of California; and one sister: Mary Bossartte of Peel, Ark.; Preceded by two brothers: Paul and George; and two sisters: Rose and Catherine.

RAFTERY, Josephine; b: 28 Jul 1915, Pittsfield, IL; d: 1 Oct 1995, Pittsfield, IL; (HealthCare Center); Bu: Calvary Cemetery, Pittsfield, IL; FA: Joseph Raftery; MO: Mary Harris; Resident of Pittsfield, IL; Survived by one brother: Harris (wife, Mary) Raftery of Pittsfield; and several cousins.

RAFTERY, Wanda (Williams); b: 5 Mar 1924, Pike Co., IL; d: 19 May 1987, Pittsfield, IL; Bu: Calvary Cemetery, Pittsfield, IL; M: Fred Raftery on 18 Jun 1954 in Pittsfield, IL; FA: Leonard Williams; MO: Donna Wilson; Resident of Pittsfield, IL; Survived by her husband; two sons: Fred Raftery Jr. and Ron Davis, both of Pittsfield; two daughters: Gayle Frakes of Loraine and Brenda Rennecker of Barry; three grandchildren; three brothers: Bob and Jack Williams of Barry and Loren Williams of New Canton; three sisters: llah Wahlberg of California, Nadine Wood of Morrow, Ohio and Dolline Maddox of Quincy.

RAGAN, Clifford James; b: 9 Aug 1943, San Francisco, Calif.; d: 12 Jul 1984. Dallas, Texas; Bu: Dallas Texas [Cremated]; M: Shelia [Not stated in newspaper; A former Jacksonville, IL resident.; Army Vet.; Survived by his wife; three children: Fred, Sheila Marie and Jamie Lynn, all at home; a brother: John G. Ragan of Dallas, Texas; and five sisters: Nellie Stuller of Alton; Patricia Ragan of Redondo Beach, Calif.; Betty Perretti of Monrovia, Calif.; Ruth A. Meier of Jacksonville; and Dorothy Hickson of Bowling Green, Mo.; Preceded in death by two brothers.

RAGAN, Edith (Sayre); b: 26 Dec 1900, Jacksonville, IL; d: 20 Apr 1986, Bowling Green, Mo.; Bu: Memorial Gardens Cemetery, Bowling Green, Mo.; M: John A. Ragan in Jacksonville, IL; FA: William Henry Sayre; MO: Susie Clark; Husband preceded in death 29 Jun 1975.; Resident of Bowling Green, Mo.; Survived by a daughter: Susie Tucker of Bowling Green, Mo.; six grandchildren; 17 great-grandchildren; one great-great-grandchild; a sister: Florence Morris of Jacksonville; a nephew: Ottis Nutgrass of rural Arenzville; and a niece: Ruth Meier of Jacksonville.

RAGAN, Ernest H.; b: 29 Feb 1904, Merritt, Scott Co., IL; d: 23 May 1976, Quincy, IL; Bu: Quincy Memorial Park Cemetery; M: Ruth M. Ray on 15 Mar 1924 in Monmouth, IL; FA: Joseph Cyrus Ragan; MO: Anna Haha Brown; Wife preceded in death 24 Apr 1976.; Survived by three sons: Lyle Ragan of Winchester, Leland Ragan of Payson and Keith Ragan of Rye, Colo; and one daughter: Mrs. Richard (Juanita) Speckhart of Quincy; 16 grandchildren and one great-granddaughter; one sister: Mrs. Arthur (Bessie) Nergenah of Jacksonville; and one brother: William Ragan of Concord.; Preceded by three brothers and four sisters.

RAGAN, John G.; b: 28 May 1925, Morgan Co., IL; d: 17 Aug 1991, Dallas, Tex. (Methodish Hosp); Bu: Texas; M: Ida M. Cisneros on 12 Aug 1946 in Bastrop, Tex.; FA: Clifford Pickens Ragan; MO: Eleanor Price; Resident of Dallas, Tex.; WWII Vet.; Survived by his.wife; one son: David Ragan of Dallas; four daughters: Mrs. John (Debbie) Corkrill. Mrs. David (Judy) Bass & Mrs. Schyler (Brenda) Bullock, all of Dallas, and Mrs. Robert (Norma Jean) Alexander of San Antonio, Tex.; a foster son: Donald Clark of St. Louis; five sisters: Nellie Stuller of Alton. Patricia L. Ragan of San Diego, Calif., Betty J. Perrette of Pasadina, Calif., Ruth A. Meier of Jacksonville and Dorothy M. Hichson of Bowling Green, Mo.; 10 grand children; and several nieces and nephews.; Preceded by three brothers: Ralph G.. Clifford James and Edward Franklin Ragan.

RAGAN, Ruth M. (Ray); b: 17 Nov 1900, B1andisville, IL; d: 24 Apr 1976, rural Quincy, IL; Bu: Quincy Memorial Cemetery; M: Ernest Ragan in 1924; FA: Joseph Ray; MO: Ida Hardisty; Resident of route 5, Quincy, IL; formerly of the Concord, IL area.; Survived by her husband; these children: Lyle of Winchester, Leland of Payson, Keith of Rye, Colo. and Mrs. Richard (Juanita) Speckhart of Quincy; 16 grand children and one great-grandchild; and two brothers: Norris Ray of Payson and Leland Ray of St. Augustine, IL

RAGLAND, Margaret Irene (Lyles); b: 8 Sep 1918, Arenzville, IL; d: 16 Jan 1992, Rushville, IL (Culbertson Hosp); Bu: Beardstown City Cemetery, Beardstown, IL; M: Sherman Ragland in Beardstown, IL; FA: Marian Lyles; MO: Letia; Husband preceded in death 30 May 1977.; Resident of 908 Dey St., Beardstown, IL; Survived by her fiance: John Fryer of Beardstown; two daughters: Margaret Ragland and Hattie Montgomery, both of Beardstown; one son: Charles Ragland of Manito; 10 grand and 16 great-grandchildren; one great-greatgranddaughter; one brother: Lee Robert Lyles; and four sisters: Marie Lisenbee, Berna Neff, Verna Knous and Betty Knous, all of Beardstown. ; Preceded by two brothers and one sister.

RAGLAND, Sherman T.; b: 2 Oct 1907, Macon, Mo.; d: 30 May 1977, Beardstown, IL (Hosp); Bu: Beardstown City Cemetery; M: Margaret Irene Lyles in Beardstown, IL; FA: Robert Lee Ragland; MO: Lizzie Smart; Resident of Beardstwon, IL; Survived by his wife; these children: Mrs. James (Hattie) Montgomery and Miss Margaret Ragland, both of Beardstown, and Charles of Manito; ten grand and 4 great-grandchildren; three sisters: Miss Grace Ragland of St. Louis, Mo., Mrs. Hattie Epstein of Mission, Kans and Mrs. Flossie Anderson of Beardstown.; Preceded by two brothers.

RAHE, Alfred; b: 25 Nov 1897. d: 5 Sep 1988, Jacksonville, IL (Convalescent Center); Bu: Trinity Lutheran Cemetery, Ne11yville, IL; M: Hilda Roegge on 7 Mar 1926 in Nee1yville, IL; FA: Herman Rahe; MO: Julia Kie1; Wife preceded in death 26 Jan 1983.; Resident of R.R. 1, Chapin, IL; Survived by a son: Delbert Rahe of R.R. 1, Chapin; two daughters: Mrs. Milton (Elta) Starman of Manito and Mrs. James L. (Arlene) Rutherford of McLean; eight grandchildren; a brother: Earl Rahe of Bluffs; and two sisters: Leta Rahe Meier of Bluffs and Ada Rahe Ring of Chapin.; Preceded by a sister.

RAHE, Hilda Clara Marie (Roegge); b: 26 Jun 1906, near Meredosia, IL; d: 26 Jan 1983, Jacksonville, IL (Passavant Hosp); Bu: Trinity Lutheran Church Cemetery, Nee1eyville, IL; M: Alfred Rahe on 7 Mar 1926 in Nee1eyville, IL; FA: George Roegge; MO: Amanda Helmkamp; Resident of Chapin, IL; Surviving are her husband, their children: Mrs. Milton )Elta) Starman of Manito, Mrs. James (Arlene) Rutherford of McLean, and Delbert Rahe of Chapin. There are eight grandchildren and three great-grandchildren. One sister. Mrs. Helen Tegeder of Literberry, also survives.

RAHE, Laura Viola (Vortman); b: 12 Mar 1896, near Bluffs, IL; d: 30 Mar 1983, Bluffs, IL; Bu: Trinity Lutheran Church cemetery, Neelyville, IL; M: Earl Rahe on 27 Feb 1919 at Trinity Lutheran Church, Neelyvi1le, IL; FA: Jasper Vortman; MO: Clara Hubbert; Survived by her husband, two daughters and one son; Mrs William (Velma) Daub, and Mrs. Danny (Bernita) Likes, both of Jacksonville, and Vernon Rahe of rural Bluffs; one brother, Harvey Vortman of BluffS, 11 grand and 11 great grandchildren.; Preceded in death by two brothers.

RAHN, Rena (Campbell); b: Scott Co., IL; d: 13 Apr 1995, Springfield, IL (St. John's Hosp); Bu: Blue River Cemetery, south of Detroit, IL; M: Ralph Rahn on 5 Sep 1942 in New London, Mo.; FA: Horace Campbell; MO: Minnie Severs; Resident of Springfield; formerly of the Scott Co. area.; Survived by her husband; a daughter: Fran Brown of Springfield; a brother: Gene Campbell of Peoria; two granddaughters; three grand and four great-greatgrandchildren; and several nieces and nephews.; Preceded by three brothers: Floyd, John and Horace Campbell, Jr.; and a sister: Leta Hoots.

RAINES, Bertha (Pickering); b: 7 Jun 1896, Callaway Co., Mo.; d: 1 Mar 1986, Fulton, Mo. (Hartland Nursing Home); Bu: Central Christian Church Cemetery, Fulton, Mo.; M: Owen Lee Raines on 29 Sep 1915; FA: John Thomas Pickering; MO: Ida Mae Fait; Husband preceded in death.; Resident of the Hartland Nursing Home, Fulton, Mo.; formerly of White Hall, IL; Survived by a son: Bill D. Raines of Mission, Kans; two daughters: Mrs. Helen M. Rudy of Orland Park, Kans and Joyce J. Raines of North Hollywood, Calif.; 10 grand and nine great-grandchildren; four sisters: Mrs. Mary Turner, Mrs. H. A. Wallace and Mrs. Bessie McCowan all of Fulton, Mo. and Mrs. Goldie Robinson of Jefferson City, Mo.; Preceded by a son, James 0., and two brothers.

RAINES, Elizabeth Ruth (Maiden name not given); b: 22 Feb 1926, New York; d: 21 Apr 1996, Jerseyville, IL.; Bu: Pine Tree Cemetery, Patterson, IL; Resident of White Hall, IL.; Survived by one son: Mark Raiens of Chicago; and one grandson.

RAINES, James H. "Jack"; b: 23 May 1918, White Hall, IL.; d: 19 Mar 1986, White Hall, IL (Hosp); Bu: White Hall Cemetery; FA: J. O. Raines; MO: Ida Ballard; Resident of White Hall, IL; Survived by a companion: Mary Barton; one son: Richard Raines of San Jose, Calif.; three daughters: Donna Kay McAllester of Buena Vista, Ga., Kimberly Renee Palmer of Knoxville and Jacklyn D. Dungan of Houston, Tex.; 9 grand and eight great-grandchildren.; Preceded by two sisters and three brothers.

RAINES, Murl Francis; b: 2 Dec 1918, Drake, IL; d: 4 Jan 1995, Chicago, IL; Bu: Pine Tree Cemetery, Patterson, IL; FA: Murl Cecil Raines; MO: Edith Lovelace; Resident of White Hall, IL; WWII Army Vet.; Survived by one son: Mark Raines of Chicago; one grandson; and one brother: Eugene Raines of Sorrento, Fla.; Preceded by one brother: Ralph Raines.

RAINEY, Edna R. (Emerick). b: 31 Oct 1923, Cass Co., IL; d: 14 Sep 1982, Beardstown, IL (Hosp); Bu: Beardstown City Cemetery; M: Jesse W. Rainey on 11 May 1953 in Beardstown, IL; FA: Minor A. Emerick; MO: Bell S.(Last name not given); Husband preceded in death.; Surviving are a son: Stan of Bluff Springs; two brothers: Cecil and Harold Emerick, both of Arenzville; and several nieces and nephews.; Preceded in death by her parents, two brothers and two sisters.

RAINEY, Lee S.; b: 16 Apr 1924, DuQuoin, IL; d: 26 Nov 1993, Car1inville, IL; Bu: Rural Cemetery, near Standard City, IL; M: Anna Marie Beard Ruyle on 11 Sep 1992 in Car1inville,I1; FA: Jessie Rainey; MO: Winnie Wiff1in; Resident of Car1inville, IL; WWII Army Vet.; Survived by his wife; four daughters: Erma Ratleff, Della Walden, Lidia Long and Pammy May, all of Jacksonville; three sons: Roger Rainey, Raymond Rainey and Thomas Rainey, all of Jacksonville; 11 stepchildren: Terry Bowyman of Nevada, James Beard, Russell Ruyle Jr, Cecil Ruyle, Curtis Ruyle and Lisa Haley, all of Carlinville, Helen Greenwalt of Scottsdale, Ariz., Betty Robb of Standard City, Donald Ruyle of Plainview, Sally Baum of Gillespie and Theresa Madden of South Field, Mo.; two brothers: Harold of Carlinville and John of Colorado; a stepsister: Goldie Richi of Rosemont; 13 grand, 26 stepgrand, three great-grand eight step-great-grandchildren; and one great-greatgranddaughter; and several nieces and nephews.; Preceded by a daughter: Lisa Mae Watson and a sister: Velvie Phillips.

RAINS, Ethel D. (Sides) b: 18 May 1898, Elgin, IL; d: 4 May 1988, Carro11ton, IL (Reisch Memorial Nursing Home); Bu: Tower Heights Cemetery, West Frankfurt, IL; M: Dr. W. Stanley Rains on 24 Nov 1921 in Elgin, IL; FA: John W. Sides; MO: Ida Shimp; Husband preceded in death 10 Jun 1950.; Resident of Carro11ton; formerly of West Frankfurt; Survived by four daughters: Mrs. Dorothy Starkweather of Carrollton, Mrs. John R. Armstrong of Carthage, Mrs. John Durham of Creve Coeur, Mo. and Mrs. Bruce Coleman of Bryan, Ohio; 11 grand and three great grandchildren; and a brother: Dr. Dudley Sides of Elgin.; Preceded by an infant daughter: Norma; and two brotheres: Clifford and Dr. Stanley Sides.

RAINVILLE, Abraham R. "Ab"; b: 24 Jun 1905, Blind River, Ontario, Canada; d: 4 May 1986, Jacksonville, IL (Passavant Hosp); Bu: Calvary Cemetery, Jacksonville, IL; M: Mary M. Beal on 17 Apr 1947 in Dean Co., Minn.; FA: Abraham Rainville; MO: Mary Margaret Bernier; Resident of 1740 s. Diamond, Jacksonville, IL; Survived by his wife; two sons: Robert and Roger, both of Jacksonville; one daughter: Roberta Rainville of Chicago; two sisters: Stella Atkinson and Bertha Proudfoot, both of Sault Ste. Marie, Canada; and several nieces and nephews.; Preceded in death by one brother: Joseph.

RAINWATER, John b: 6 Nov 1891, Pittsfield, IL; d: 25 Feb 1984, Jerseyville, IL (Jersey Commty Hosp); Bu: Pittsfield West Cemetery; M: Eda Kern on 26 Aug 1920 in Pittsfield, IL; FA: Enoch Rainwater; MO: Mary Ann Foote; Wife preceded in death in 1968.; Resident of R.R.l, Pittsfield, IL; Vet.; Survived by a daughter: Elizabeth Storm of Bunker Hill; two grandchildren; and a sister: Ida Bulgin of Columbia, Missouri.; Preceded by two brothers and one sister.

RAISCH, Louis J.; b: 14 Apr 1900, Moline, IL; d: 14 May 1977, Beardstown, IL; Bu: Rose Lawn Memorial Estates, Moline, IL; M: Elsie Hess; FA: Fred Raisch; MO: Rose Vo1kins; Wife preceded in death 27 Sep 1963.; Resident of Beardstown, IL; Survived by two sisters: Mrs. Lillian Wise of Hillsdale and Mrs. Madaline Pratt of Chicago; two brothers: Walter Raisch of Rock Island and Edward Raisch of East Moline; and four nephews.

RAKES, Darrell E.; b: 5 May 1956, Jacksonville, IL; d: 17 Jul 1986, Route I, Waverly, IL; Bu: Waverly Cemetery; FA: Don W. Rakes; MO: Maxine Cockerill; Resident of Route I, Waverly, IL; Survived by his parents; one daughter: Cinda Jane Rakes of Glendale, Ariz.; one sister: Mrs. Tim (Marty) Lash of Waverly; and one brother: Ronald D. Rakes of Waverly.

RAKES, Maxine (Cockerill); b: 10 May 1928, Bluffs, IL; d: 25 Nov 1992, Springfield, IL (Memorial Med Cntr); Bu: East Cemetery, Waverly, IL; M: Don W. Rakes on 7 May 1950 in Waverly, IL; FA: Fred Cockerill; MO: Bernyce Six; Resident of Waverly, IL; Survived by her husband; one son: Ron Rakes of Waverly; one daughter: Marty Lash of Loami; four grandchildren; two stepbrothers: Mike and Steve Cockerill; one halfbrother: Bob Davis; one stepsister: Kaye Ferguson; and several nieces and nephews.; Preceded by one son: Darrell Rakes; and four brothers: Vernon, Dale, Rex and Jerry Cockerill.

RAKES, Ronald D.; b: 23 Nov 1952; d: 2 Sep 1993, Macoupin Co., IL; M: Mary Ann Stewart on 26 Dec 1971; FA: Don W. Rakes; MO: Maxine Cockerill; Resident of Waverly, IL; Survived by his wife; his father; two daughters: Cecily Ann Rakes of Monmouth and Amanda Lynn Rakes of Waverly; a sister: Marty Lash of Loami; two aunts; and a niece and nephew.; Preceded by his mother and a brother: Darrel Rakes.

RAKES, Roscoe; b: 8 May 1894, Floyd, Virginia; d: 19 May 1976, south of Auburn, IL; Bu: Waverly East Cemetery; M: Lena Lancaster in Nov, 1922; FA: Israel Rakes; MO: Elizabeth Lee; Resident of south of Auburn, IL; WWI Vet.; Survived by his wife; a daughter: Mrs. Wilbur (Betty Jo) Prill of Chatham; three sons: Marvin of Chatham and Roy and Grover, both of Auburn; a brother: Heath of Floyd, Virginia; two sisters: Mrs. Edith Nolan of Richmond, Virginia and Mrs. Fairy Harmon of Floyd, Virginia; 11 grandchildren and one great-grandchild.; Preceded by two brothers and one sister.

RAKES, Ruth (Workman); b: 18 Nov 1891, Maxwell, IL; d: 18 May 1978, Virden, IL (Hazelwood Village Nursing Home); Bu: Waverly Cemetery, Waverly, IL; M: Richard L. Rakes on 30 Dec 1922; FA: J. W. Workman; MO: Lydia Carson; Husband preceded in death 18 Mar 1974.; Resident of Waverly, IL Survived by two daughters: Joyce Lee, at home, and Mrs. Ray (Virginia) Michael of Rockville, Md.; a son: Don of Waverly; five grand and two great grandchildren; and a sister: Mrs. Bernita Bivens of Waverly.; Preceded by three sisters and two brothers.

RALAFORD, Sterling; b: 8 Jun 1901, Florence, IL; d: 18 Jan 1990, Jacksonville, IL (Passavant Hosp); Bu: Pittsfield West Cemetery; M: Mary Stice in 1924; FA: John Ralaford; MO: Sophia Kinsey; Wife preceded in death in 1980.; Resident of Pittsfield, IL; Survived by three daughters: Mrs. Herman (Freda) Evans and Mrs. Joe (Mary) Pierz, both of Winchester, and Mrs. Sterling (Peggy) Varner of Griggsville; a son: Rex "Bud" Ralaford of Kansas City, Mo.; six grand and six great-grandchildren; and a sister: Virginia Schroeder of Eldred.; Preceded by a brother: Wesley; and several sisters, including .Lilly Stevens, Phoebe Wallis, Minnie Swartz, Clara Splain and Laura Ralaford.

RALEIGH, Edward; b: - Kentucky; d: 30 Mar 1977, Whittemore, Mich.; Bu: Fenton, Michigan; M: Ide1la Newton (formerly of Ashland, IL); FA: Benjamin Ra1eigh; MO: Carrie Poole; Resident of Whittemore, Mich.; formerly of this community; WaS 64 yrs of age at death.; Survived by his wife; six children, all living in Michigan; a number of grandchildren; a sister and two brothers: Mrs. Ray (Geneva) Farmer of Jacksonville; Raymond Raleigh of Decatur and Ben Raleigh of Denver, Colo. His mother, Mrs. Carrie Raleigh Bentley, died in Jacksonville last July.

RALEIGH, Charles T.; b: 13 Feb 1946, Jacksonville, IL; d: 14 Jan 1993, Jacksonville, IL (Passavant Hosp); Bu: City Cemetery, Murrayville, IL; M: Elizabeth Ann Slusser on 8 Jun 1968 in Jacksonville, IL; FA: Benjamin Raleigh; MO: Eva Clinard; Resident of rural Murrayville, IL; Vietnam War Army Vet.; Survived by his wife; his mother of Jacksonville; his stepmother: Velma Raleigh of Lakewood, Colo.; one son: Anthony Thomas Raleigh of Bellviell; one daughter: Annette Elizabeth Raleight of Murrayville; four brothers: Carl of Colchester, Henry of Streamwood, William of Arvada, Colo. and Francis of Korea; and one sister: Charlotte Besaw of Jacksonville.; Preceded by his father.

RALEIGH, Robert "Ray"; b: 22 Jul 1914, Hendrickson Co., Ky.; d: 2 Jun 1984, Decatur, IL (Memorial Hosp); Bu: North Fork Cemetery (Decatur, IL); M: Barbara Cooper on 10 May 1940 in Hannibal, Mo.; FA: Benjamin L. Raleigh; MO: Carrie E. Poole; Wife preceded in death in 1974.; Resident of Decatur, IL; Survived by three sons: Jack Raleigh, Oreana and Ken and Bradley Raleigh, both of Mt. Zion; eight grandchildren; a brother: Benjamin Raleigh, Denver, Colo.; and a sister: Mrs. Ray (Geneva) Farmer, Jacksonville.; Preceded in death by one brother.

RALLS, Una Mae (Carpenter); b: 28 Mar 1901, Royalton, IL.; d: 18 Jan 1984, Jacksonville, IL (Passavant Hosp); Bu: Oakland Cemetery, Meredosia, IL; M: 1) William Franklin Durham ; 2) William Edward Ralls ; FA: Lee Carpenter ; MO: Julia; Both husbands preceded in death.; Survived by two-daughters: Mr.s. Jame.s (Grace) Jewell Coleman of Meredosia and Mrs. Kenneth (Hazel) Dora Orris of Jacksonville; a sister: Mrs Pearl Luh of Livingston, lllinois; eight grand and five great grandchildren.; Preceded by a son: a great grand daughter; three brothers; and three sisters.

RALPH, Zaza D.; b: 15 Jul 1893, Orrick, Mo.; f: 11 Oct 1987, Jacksonville, IL (Passavant Hosp); Bu: Mt. Comfort Cemetery; M: Gertrude A. Lotz; FA: Jessie Ralph; MO: Minnie; Wife preceded in death 18 Dec 1980.; Resident of the Barton W.Stone Christian Home, J'ville.; Survived by a daughter: Beverly Farmer of St. Louis, Mo.; a son: John Ralph of Ft. Wayne, Ind.; five grandchildren; and a great-grandchild.

RALSTON, Albert; b: 13 Dec 1902, Scottville, IL; d: 14 Oct 1985, Hettick, IL; Bu: Oak Hill Cemetery, Palmyra, IL; M: Mary Eyer on 26 Dec 1923, Carlinville, IL; FA: Samuel Ralston; MO: Bessie Reamer; Resident of Hettick, IL; Survived by his wife; five sons: Jim of Hettick, Robert of Palmyra, Coy of Divernon, Roy of Morris and Ronnie of Nashville, Ill.; three duahgers: Norma Sarginson of Chesterfield, Joyce Bettis of Palmyra and Mary Lou Crouch of Virden; two brothers: Beeman of Hettick and Samuel of Palmyra; four sisters: Iris Bean Brown of Jacksonville, Audy Eabes of Scottville, C1eone Jackson of Palmyra and Eileen Mabus of Virden; 31 grand and 43 great-grandchildren.

RALSTON, Beeman V. "Big Stick"; b: 30 Nov 1904, Palmyra, IL.; d: 4 Feb 1986, Jacksonville, IL. (Passavant Hosp); Bu: Oak Hill Cemetery, Palmyra, IL.; M: Sarah Ruth Walters on 21 Apr 1922, FA: Samuel Ralston; MO: Bessie Reamer; Resident of Hettick, IL.; Survived by his wife; one daughter: Charline Daniels of Hettick; one son: George Ralston of rural Jacksonville; two grandchildren; seven great-grandchildren; four sisters: Iris Dean Brown of Jacksonville, Audy Eades of Scottville, Cleone Jackson of Palmyra and Eileen Mabus of Virden; and one brother: Samuel Ralston of Palmyra.; Preceded by one son, one daughter, one grandson, three brothers and one sister.

RALSTON, Bessie Z. (Fry); b: 19 Oct 1923, Woodville, Greene Co., IL; d: 12 Aug 1991, Jacksonville, IL (Passavant Hosp); Bu: Bor1in Cemetery, outside Carro11ton, IL; M: Ernest Dean Ralston on 30 Jun 1950 in Alton, IL; FA: Clem A. Fry; MO: C1ettis A. Scoggins; Husband preceded in death 21 Dec 1983.; Resident of Carro11ton, IL; Survived by three daughters: Cheri D. Jackson ef Hamburg, Mary Elizabeth Osterman of Kampsville and Victoria J. Lewis of Orlando, Fla.; four sons: Phillip David Ralston of Carrollton, o. Frank Crain Jr. of Marshal, Tex., Charles W. Crain of White Hall and John Edward Crain of Barstow, Calif.; 25 grand and several great-grandchildren; three sisters: Edna Kubr of Omaha, Neb., Mary Nasello of Alton and Pauline Herr of Arizona; and one brother: Charles Mathews of Kansas.; Preceded by an infant son: James Paul Ralston; two brothers: George & Lloyd Fry; and three sisters: Ida Bryant, Rosetta Fry and an infant.

RALSTON, Carl; d: 3 Jan 1976, White Hall, IL; Bu: Alton Cemetery, Alton, IL; M: Rosemary Costello ; Resident of Wood River, IL; formerly of the Patterson, IL area.; Died at the home of brother-in-law. Was 58 years of age at time of death. Survived by his wife; a son: Danny Ralston; and a daughter: Mrs. Delores Turnbaugh, both of Wood River; a granddaughter: Amy Lynn Turnbaugh; two sisters: Mrs. Ruth Barton of Pittsfield and Catherine Owens of the St. Louis area; and a brother: Harry Ralston of Morrow, IL.; two brothers-in-law: Frank Costello of Jacksonville and Francis Costello of White Hall.

RALSTON, Bill; d: 20 Dee 1985, Roodhouse, IL; Bu: Pine Tree Cemetery, near Patterson, IL; FA: Roy Ralston; MO: Cecile Young; Resident of Roodhouse; was 53 years of age at death.; Survived by one brother: Paul E. of Jacksonville. Preceded by one sister and two brothers.

RALSTON, Cecile May (Young); b: 11 Sep 1901, Wa1kerville, IL.; d: 8 Sep 1981, White Hall, IL (Green Meadows Nursing Home); Bu: Pine tree Cemetery, Patterson, IL.; M: Roy Ra1son on Nov 1917 in White Hall, IL; FA: Phillip Young; MO: Mary Van Meter; Husband died in 1977.; Resident of Roodhouse, IL; Survived by four sons: Ernest Ralston and Bill Ralston of Roodhouse, Jack Ralston [portion of newspaper missing here] 11 grandchildren; several step grandchildren; several great-grandchildren; a sister, Ethel May of Roodhouse.; Preceded in death by two children, a brother, a grandchild and three great-grandchildren. [NOTE: The original newspaper clipping would have the entire list of survivors.]

RALSTON, Ernest Dean; b: 3 Jul 1918, White Hall, IL; d: 20 Dec 1983, White Hall (Hosp), IL.; Bu: Borlin Cemetery, Carrollton, IL.; M: Bessie Fry Crain on 30 Jun 1950; FA: Roy Ralston; MO: Cecile Young; Resident of Roodhouse, IL; Survjved by his wife; four sons: Frank and Charles Crain and Phillip Ralston of Richmond, Va., and John Crain pf California; two daughters: Mrs. John (Cheri) Jackson of Roodhouse and Mrs. Adrian (Victoria) Lewis of Winchester; 23 grandchildren; one great-grandchild; two brothers: Paul of Pittsf1eld and Bill of Roodhouse.; {preceded in death by a son, two brothers, one sister and two grandchildren.

RALSTON, Esther D. (Heimark); b: 3 Oct 1916, Hamar, N.D.; d: 12 Oct 1987, Springfield, IL (St. John's Hosp); Bu: Oak Hill Cemetery; M: Sam Ralston on 18 Nov 1936; FA: Andrew Heimark; MO: Reginald Hougland; Resident of rural Palmyra, IL.; Survived by her husband; one daughter: Barbara Swalley of Newark, Del.; four sons: David of Naperville, Russell of rural Palmyra, Dale of Streator and Randy of Bonita Springs, Fla.; 14 grandchildren; and four sisters: Emma Vrem and Anna Drusseau, both of Oak Creek, Wise., Myrtle Rezac of Bakersfield, Calif. and Ruth Genis of Canoga Park, Calif.; Preceded by a grandson, five brothers and two sisters.

RALSTON, George F.; b: 23 Feb 1930, Beardstown, IL.; d: 7 Sep 1986, Jacksonville, IL.; Bu: Oak Hill Cemetery, Palmyra, IL; M: Sarah Perkins on 19 Nov 1974 near Palmyra, IL.; FA: Beeman V. Ralston; MO: Ruth Waters; Resident of R.R. 1, Mar-Ni-Co Village, J'ville, IL; Army Vet.; Survived by his mother of Hettick; his wife and a sister: Charline Daniels of Hettick.; Preceded by a brother and sister.

RALSTON, Imel L.; b: 11 Sep 1909, Palmyra, IL; d: 29 Apr 1984, Waverly, IL; Bu: Oak Hill Cemetery; FA: Samuel Ralston; MO: Bessie Riemer; Resident of Waverly, IL; formerly of Car1inville, IL; Surviving are two daughters: Mrs. Bessie Helms of Milwaukee and Mrs. Maxine Leibundgut of Menominee Falls, Wise.; four sisters: Mrs. Audy Eades of Scottville, Mrs. Cleone Jackson of Palmyra, Mrs. Irisdean Brown of Jacksonville and Mrs. Eileen Mabus of Virden; four brothers: Sam Ralston of Palmyra, Albert and Beman Ralston of Hettick and Leo Ralston of Jacksonville; eight grand and seven great-grandchildren. Preceded by a sister.

RALSTON, Leo; b: 29 Aug 1906, Palmyra, IL.; d: 20 Aug 1984, Jacksonville, IL (Passavant Hosp); Bu: Oak Hill Cemetery, Palmyra, IL; M: 1) Bertha Belger in 1925; 2) Lucille Holler in 1968; FA: Samuel Ralston; MO: Bessie Reamer; 1st wife preceded in death in 1967.; Resident of 965 Huber St., Jacksonville, IL; formerly of Palmyra, IL; Survived by his wife: one son: Harold Wayne of Hettick; four daughters: Marjorie Vance of Hettick, Loraine Dennis of Modesto, Alma Norris of Palmyra, and Donna Woolfolk of Scottville; 17 grand and 12 great grandchildren; four sisters: C1eone Jackson of Palmyra, Iris Dean Brown of Jacksonville, Audie Eades of Scottville, and Eileen Mabus of Virden; three brothers: Beeman and Albert of ijettick, and Sam of Palmyra.

RALSTON, Jack R.; b: 27 Feb 1937, White Hall, IL; d: 23 Mar 1983, Houston, Texas; Bu: Pinetree Cemetery; M: Sandra Koehler on 12 Jun 1956 in Jacksonville, IL; FA: Ernest Roy Ralston; MO: Cecile Young; Resident of White Hall, IL; Survived by his wife, three sons, Robert of Roodhouse, Victor of Pawnee and Todd of White Hall; two daughters, Mrs. Mark (Debra) McCaherty of Athens and Mrs. Rick (Angela) Coats of Roodhouse; seven grandchildren; three brothers: Ernest Dean and William of Roodhouse and Paul of Hamburg. A son, brother and sister preceded him in death.

RALSTON, Lucille Holler (Hunter); b: 17 Mar 1903, Jacksonville, IL.; d: 6 Dec 1992, Jacksonville, IL (Passavant Hosp); Bu: Diamond Grove Cemetery; M:1) Henry Holler in 1927 2) Leo Ralston in 1960; FA: William Hunter; MO: Mary Ann Mi11stead; 1st husband died in 1940; 2nd died in 1984.; Resident of 965 Huber St., Jacksonville, IL; Survived by two sisters: Anna Lee and Betty Peter, both of Jacksonville; one stepson: Harold Wayne Ralston of Palmyra; four stepdaughters: Mrs. Carl (Margie) Vance of Hettick, Mrs. Alvin (Lorraine) Dennis of Modesto, and Mrs. Bill (Alma) Norris and Mrs. Ronnie (Donna) Woolfolk, both of Palmyra; and several step-grand, step-great-grand and step-great-great-grandchildren.; Preceded by one brother: Harold Hunter; and three sisters: Margaret Springer, Mary Lou Hunter and Betty June Hunter.

RALSTON, Mary Helen (Woods); b: 4 Sep 1906, Be11town, IL.; d: 12 Jul 1989, Carrollton, IL (Reisch Mem Nursing Home); Bu: White Hall Cemetery; M: Cecil Ralston in 1928 in Bowling Green, Mo.; FA: William T. Woods; MO: Nellie M. Beaucamp; Husband preceded in death 4 Jun 1964.; Resident of White Hall, IL; Survived by a brother: Raymond Pat Woods of rural Carrollton; and several nieces and nephews.; Preceded by a son: Richard; a sister: Louise Koster; and a brother: Troy.

RALSTON, Mary Jane (Eyer); b: 22 Jul 1903, Palmyra, IL.; d: 5 Dec 1990, Springfield, IL (St. John's Hosp); Bu: Oak Hill Cemetery, Palmyra, IL; M: Albert R. Ralston on 26 Dec 1923 in Carlinville, IL; FA: Benjamin Eyer; MO: Lillian Henderson; Husband preceded in death 14 Oct 1985.; Resident of Hettick, IL; Survived by three daughters: Norma Sarginson of Chesterfield, Joyce Bettis of Palmyra and Mary Lou Crouch of Virden; five sons: Jim of Hettick, Robert of Palmyra, Coy of Divernon, Roy of Morris and Ronnie of Carlyle; 59 grand and 32 great-grandchildren; and one great-great-grandchildren.; Preceded by two brothers and two sisters.

RALSTON, Paul Edward; b: 8 Jun 1925, White Hall, IL; d: 13 Oct 1986, Cortiz, Colo.; Bu: Pine Tree Cemetery, near Patterson, IL; M: Frances Fay on 11 Jan 1964 in Jacksonville, IL; FA: Roy Ralston; MO: Cecil Young; A former resident of White Hall, IL; WWII Army Vet.; Survived by his wife; one son: Paul Ray Ralston of White Hall; one daughter: Patty Cole of Carlsbad, Calif. four stepdaughters: Connie Outler of Hot Springs, Ark, Mary Marie Schofield, Jean Davis, and Debra Schofield of California; one step-son: Lyndel Strode of Calif.; 17 grandchildren and one great-grandchild.; Preceded by one stepson, one sister and four brothers.

RALSTON, Romney Roy; b: 6 Dec 1971, Palmyra, IL.; d: 26 Sep 1981, Springfield, IL; Bu: Oak Hill Cemetery; FA: Russell Ralston; MO: Darlene Bohannon; Surviving are his parents; two sisters, Rascel and Ruby Ralston, both at home; his grandparents, Mr. and Mrs. Sam Ralston of Palmyra and Mr. and Mrs, Don Bohannon of Peoria.

RALSTON, Ruth (Waters); b: 31 Jan 1904, Palmyra, IL.; d: 21 May 1988, rural Hettick, IL; Bu: Oak Hill Cemetery, Palmyra, IL; M: Beeman Ralston on 21 Apr 1922 in St. Louis, Mo.; FA: John Waters; MO: Lillie Sanson; Husband preceded in death 4 Feb 1986.; Resident of rural Hettick, IL; Survived by one daughter: Charline Daniels of Hettick; two grand and seven great-grandchildren.; Preceded by two sons and one daughter.

RALSTON, Yuelletta; b: 15 May 1905, Roodhouse, IL.; d: 15 May 1984, Ga1esburg, IL; Bu: Fernwood Cemetery; FA: Yue1 D. Ralston; MO: Minnie Chaudoin; A former resident of Roodhouse, IL; Survived by a sister: Mrs. Navalle Eyre of Jacksonville; and a niece: Mrs. Navana Ahrends of Graymont.

RAMAGE, John A.; b: 21 Dec 1908, Regina, Canada; d: 21 Sep 1981, Jacksonville (Norris Hosp.), IL; Bu: Calvary Cemetery; M: Marie B. Bossarte on 27 Jan 1951 in Jacksonville,IL; FA: John Ramage; MO: Mary Hogg; Resident of 218 South Prairie, Jacksonville, IL.; Survived by his wife; a son, John T. of Macomb; three daughters, Ann Ramage, Roswell, New Mexico, Naomi Ramage, Springfield and Mrs. Jeff (Mary) Guse, Endicott, New York.; He was preceded in death by a brother, Bill and a sister, Mary.

RAMAZZINI, Fred Jr.; b: 22 Jun 1912, Moweaqua, IL; d: 17 Sep 1985, Springfield, IL (St. John's Hosp); Bu: Pittsfield West Cemetery; M: Virginia Atwood on 8 Jun 1940 in Pittsfield, IL; FA: Fred Ramazzini Sr.; MO: Florence Penchetti; Resident of Pittsfield, IL; Survived by his wife; one son: Robert of Alton; one daughter: Mrs. Darrell (Sharon) Colonius of Edinburg; two granddaughters; six step-grandchildren; one great-grandchild; two sisters: Mrs. Clara Egan of Kincaid and Mrs. Jennie Piccioli of Chicago.; Preceded by one brother and one sister.

RAMBO, Sarah Marie "Sally" (Ingles); b: 23 Jul 1915, Woodstock, IL.; d: 19 Jan 1992, Mt. Sterling, IL (Heritage Manor Nursing Home); Bu:Rushville City Cemetery, Rushville, IL; M: Lacy Rambo on 1 Jun 1937 in Schuyler Co., IL; FA: Orrin B. Ingles; MO: Louisa Jane Stewart; Husband preceded in death 26 Dec 1972.; Resident of Rushville, IL; Survived by one sister: Mrs. Gail (Alma) Young of Rushville; one brother: Orrin Eugene Ingles of Peoria; and several nieces and nephews.; Preceded by five brothers: John, George, Charles, Herschel and Edward; and two sisters: Edna P. Green and Eva Vesta Covey.

RAMEY, George M.; b: 7 Nov 1888, Grubville, Mo.; d: 13 Oct 1978, Jacksonville, IL (Meline Nursing Home); Bu: Memorial Lawn Cemetery, Jacksonville, IL; M: Frieda Emelia Henke ; FA: C. H. Ramey; MO: Mary Josephine Wilson; Wife preceded in death in 1972.; Resident of 617 West College, Jacksonville, IL; Survived by a daughter: Mrs. Clarence (Shirley) Stallings of Jacksonville; a sister: Auvilia Pillen of Dittmer, Mo.; a grandson and a great-grandson. Preceded by two brothers and a sister.

RAMEY, Helen C. (Stockton); b: 7 Mar 1906. Springfield, IL.; d: 12 Dec 1995, Springfield, IL (Memorial Med Ctr); Bu: Oak Ridge Cemetery, Springfield, IL; M: John Ramey on 2 Aug 1928 ; FA: Oliver Stockton; MO: Rose Kochendorfer; Husband preceded in death in 1979.; Resident of Springfield, IL; Survived by four daughters: Edith Crawford of Riverton, Elizabeth Walsh of Cantrall, and Dorothy Denney of Springfield and Helen Thomas of Jacksonville; 29 grand, 31 great-grand and three great-great-grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews.; Preceded by one son: John Ramey Jr.; two brothers: Ray and Fred Stockton; and one sister: Dorothy Shene.

RAMEY, Mary E. (Johnston); b: 11 May 1912, Springfield, IL.; d: 11 Dee 1993, - Springfield, IL (St. John's Hosp); Bu: Calvary Cemetery, Springfield, IL; M: Howard D. Ramey in 1942 in Cheyenne, Wyo.; FA: Claude Johnston; MO: Ruth Harwood; Husband preceded in death in 1975.; Resident of Virden, IL; Survived by a son: Kevin Ramey of Springfield; one daughter: Kathleen S. Ames of Virden; two sisters: Evelyn Sheerin of Jacksonville and Helen Vincent of Virden; and five grandchildren.

RAMINEH, Abraham David; b: 6 Aug 1991, Los Angeles, Calif.; d: 7 Dec 1991, Los Angeles, Calif.; Bu: Calvary Cemetery, Pittsfield, IL; FA: Dean Ramineh; MO: Barbara Joan Lageman; Survived by his parents (his mother formerly of New Salem, IL); his grandparents: Ed and Rosemary Lageman of New Salem, Janice Ramineh of Altoona, Pa. and Hormorz Ramineh of Tehran, Iran; and his great-grandparents: Mr. & Mrs. Leonard Dick of Rolling Springs, Pa. and Mr. & Mrs. Abraham Ramineh of Tehran, Iran.

RAMMELKAMP, Dr. Charles Henry Jr.; b: 24 May 1911; d: 5 Dec 1981, Cleveland, Ohio; M: Helen Chisholm; FA: Dr. Charles Henry Ramme1kamp; MO: Rhoda Capps; A resident of Cleveland Heights, Ohio; formerly of Jacksonville, IL.; WW11 Vet.; Surviving are his wife; two sons: Charles Henry III and Colin, both of California; and a daughter: Ann, Michigan; two brothers: Theodore Capps Rammelkamp Sr., Jacksonville and Dr. Julian Rammelkamp, Albion, Michigan; and a sister, Mrs. Harold (Roda) Bolton, Cleveland, Ohio.; He was preceded in death by a sister, Mrs. F. Osborne (Edith) Elliott.

RAMMELKAMP, Jeanne R. (Rantz); b: 7 Sep 1918, Louisville, Ky.; d: 28 Jun 1987, Springfield, IL (Memorial Med Cntr); M: Theodore Capps Rammelkamp in 1942; FA: Frank R. Rantz; MO: Frances Hubble; Resident of 225 Prospect, Jacksonville, IL.; Survived by her husband; one daughter: Mrs. David (Ellen) Miller of Rochester, N.Y.; two sons: Eric and Theodore Jr., both of Jacksonville; seven grandchildren; and one sister: Mrs. Becky Long of Jacksonville.; Preceded in death by her parents.

RAMMELKAMP, Julian Sturtevant; b: 4 Aug 1917, Jacksonville, IL.; d: 24 Aug 1994, Jackson, Mich. (Foote Hosp); M: Mabel Tippitt on 25 Feb 1942 in Tampa, Fla.; FA: Dr. Charles Henry Ramme1kamp; MO: Jeannette Capps; Resident of 416 Linden St., Albion, Mich.; Army Vet.; Survived by his wife; three sons: David of Albuquerque, N.M., Charles of Baltimore, Md. and Robert Rammelkamp of Los Angeles, Calif.; three granddaughters one sister: Mrs. Harold (Rhoda) Bolton of Old Mission, Mich.; and one brother: Theodore Capps Rammelkamp Sr. of Jacksonville.; Preceded by one brother: Dr. Charles Henry Rammelkamp Jr.; and one sister: Mrs. F. Osborne (Edith) Elliott.

RAMPLEY, Jack L.; b: 12 Sep 1935, West Point, IL.; d: 26 Dec 1993, Quincy, IL. (Blessing Hosp); Bu: Greenmount Cemetery; M: Brenda A. Danhaus on 19 Apr 1959 in Quincy, IL.; FA: Gerald Rampley; MO: Forrest McPherson; Resident of Quincy, IL; Survived by his wife, his father of Quincy; and one sister: Mrs. Larry (Geraldine) Ippensen of Quincy.; Preceded in death by his mother.

RAMSDELL, Marjorie A. Davis (Williams); b: 6 Aug 1909; d: 5 Dee 1993, Wagner, S.D.; Bu: Walnut Ridge Cemetery, Virginia, IL.; M: 1) William B. Davis on 29 Jun 1939 in Beardstown, IL. 2); John Ramsdell on 17 Aug 1985; FA: Howard Williams; MO: Bertha Schaeffer; 1st husband preceded in death 7 Jan 1970.; Survived by her husband; three stepsons: Jim (wife, Mary) Davis of Tamarac, Fla., Jack (wife, Kathy) Ramsdell of Springfield, S.D., and Dale (wife, Fari) Of Lancaster, Pa.; a stepdaughter: Stephanie Ramsdell; eight grand and two great-grandchildren.

RAMSEY, Cecil Eugene; b: 11 Sep 1937, Greensburg, Ind.; d: 4 Jan 1991, Jacksonville, IL; Bu: Jacksonville East Cemetery; M: Linda Gregory on 25 Nov 1961 in Winchester, IL; FA: Elmo Cecil Ramsey; MO: Margie A. Pruett; Resident of R.R. 3, Jacksonville, IL; Survived by his wife; his parents of Jacksonville; three daughters: Gena Kay Ramsey, Selina Ann Ramsey and Joana Gail Ramsey, all of Jacksonville; two half-brothers: Phillip Ramsey and Kay Ramsey, both of Dayton, Ohio; and two sisters: Helen Murray and Joan Ramsey, both of Jacksonville.

RAMSEY, Edith (Hill); d: 20 Jan 1978, Barry, IL (Community Care Cntr); Bu: Baylis Cemetery, Baylis, IL; M: Charles W. Ramsey in 1919; FA: William Hill; MO: Matilda Pine; Husband preceded in death in 1956.; Resident of Baylis; was 87 years of age at death.; Survived by a number of nieces and nephews.

RAMSEY, Edna (Zumwaldt); b: 10 Feb 1895, Pleasant Hill, IL; d: 29 Aug 1987, Pittsfield, IL (Owen Care Cntr); Bu: Nebo Cemetery, Nebo, IL.; M: Elmer Ramsey on 22 Dec 1915 in Pittsfield, IL; FA: Frances Zumwaldt; MO: Eliza; Husband preceded in death in 1969.; Resident of Pittsfield, IL; Survived by several nephews.

RAMSEY, Eleanor Robbins (Luttrell); b: 23 Mar 1907, Franklin, IL.; d: 30 Nov 1996, Jacksonville, IL (Passavant Hosp); Bu: City Cemetery, Franklin, IL.; M: Herman E. Ramsey on 21 Dec 1929; FA: Warren Newton Luttrell; MO: Katherine Ashley Hayner; Husband preceded in death in 1992.; Resident of Franklin, IL; Survived by two sons: Jerry Warren Ramsey of Laramie, Wyo. and Stephen Hendricks Ramsey of St. Louis, Mo.; three grand and three great-grandchildren.

RAMSEY, Elmo Cecil; b: 17 Jun 1911, Monticello, Ky.; d: 24 Jul 1995, Jacksonville, IL; Bu: East Cemetery, Jacksonville, IL; M: Margie A. Pruett in 1936 in Greensburg, Ind.; FA: Oscar Ramsey; MO: Polly Coffee; Resident of 1438 Railroad St., Jacksonville, IL; Survived by his wife; two sons: Kay Ramsey and Phillip Ramsey, both of Dayton, Ohio; two daughters: Mrs. Tom (Helen) Murray and Joan Ramsey, both of Jack sonville; 13 grand and 15 great-grandchildren; two sisters: Ruth Conn of Monticello, Ky. and Lucille Turner; and two brothers: Ray Kennett and Paul Kennett of Indianapolis, Ind.; Preceded by one son: Gene Ramsey; and one sister: Mary White.

RAMSEY, Hazel Marie; b: 28 Jul 1899, Wadesville, Ind.; d: 21 Dee 1979, Franklin, IL.; Bu: Franklin Cemetery; FA: William Hendricks Ramsey; MO: Elba Cox; Resident of 309 Main St., Franklin.; Survived by her brother: Herman Ramsey; four nieces and five nephews.; Preceded by four brothers.

RAMSEY, Herman Eugene; b: 5 Oct 1901, Wadesville, Ind.; d: 7 Apr 1992, Jacksonville, IL (Passavant Hosp); Bu: Franklin Cemetery, Franklin, IL; M: Eleanor Luttrell on 21 Dec 1929 ; FA: William H. Ramsey; MO: Elva Cox; Resident of Franklin, IL; Survived by his wife; two sons: Jerry Warren of Gainesville, Va. and Stephen H. of St. Louis, Mo.; three grand and two great-grandchildren; and many nices and nephews.; Preceded by four brothers: Earle, Eldon, Alden and Ivan; and one sister: Hazel Ramsey of Franklin.

RAMSEY, Otho H.; b: 16 Apr 1909, near Nebo, IL; d: 16 Apr 1986, Nebo, IL; Bu: Crescent Heights Cemetery, Pleasant Hill, IL.; M: Goldie Vetter on 19 Oct 1929 in Hardin, IL; FA: Henry Ramsey; MO: Sylvia Calvin; Resident of Nebo, IL; Survived by his wife; a son: Wilson Ramsey of Pearl; two grand and two great-grandchildren; and two sisters: Mrs. Opal Ing of Jerseyville and Mrs. Geneva Elgin of Marrero, La.

RAMSEY, Pearl (Maiden name not given); d: 17 Nov 1977, White Hall, IL (Hosp); Bu: Fernwood Cemetery, Roodhouse, IL.; Survived by one son.

RAMSEY, Shirley A. (Dierking); b: 23 Jul 1945, North Calhoun Co., IL.; d: 28 Jan 1984, Jacksonville, IL (Passavant Hosp); Bu: Crescent Heights Cemetery, Pleasant Hill, IL; M: Wilson Ernest Ramsey Jr. on 17 Jun 1967 in North Calhoun County, IL; FA: Frederick Dierking; MO: Thelma Foster; Resident of Bluffs, IL.; Surviving are her husband; a son: Michael, at home; her mother: Thelma Sidwell of rural Nebo; a brother: Dale Dierking, Pittsfield; a half-brother: Noel Dierking, California; a half-borhter: Gerald Sidwell, rural Nebo; and two sisters: Mrs. Jerry (Sharon) Cox, Pittsfield and Mrs. Van (Carole) Schriver of rural Mendon.

RAMSEY, Hilma L. (Waters); b: 13 Jan 1924; d: 3 Dee 1991, Rock Island, IL; Bu: Rock Island Memorial Park Cemetery; M: Dale Ramsey on 14 Mar 1942 in Bowling Green, Mo.; FA: William Haters; MO: Alice Johnson; Husband preceded in death 6 May 1989; Resident of Rock Island; formerly of Baylis.; Survived by four daughters: Ruth Ramsey-Irwin of Davenport, Iowa, Janice Ramsey Ellis of Albuquerque, N.M., Nancy Pedersen of Bettendorf, Iowa and Jil Coin of Rock Island; one son: Jon Ramsey of Chaplim, Minn.; and nine grandchildren.; Preceded by one son: Jeffrey Ramsey.

RAMSEY, Winfred Baldwin; b: 12 Nov 1906, Baylis, IL. d: 16 Jun 1983, Springfield (St. John's Hosp), IL; BU: Griggsville Cemetery; M: Annabelle Kopps on 8 Jul 1933; FA: Homer E. Ramsey; MO: Mary Baldwin; [Retired teacher; editor and publisher of The Independent Press fm 1942-1954.]; Survived by his wife; one daughter: Mrs. Linda Ramsey Neburka of Evanston; and two grandchildren.

RAMSEYER, Jill (Conway); b: 19 Sep 1934, Bay City, Mich.; d: 4 Aug 1992, - Flint, Mich. (McLaren Reg Med Cntr); Bu: Simms-Whitney Cemetery, AuGres, Mich.; M: Rev. Bob Ramseyer on 26 Aug 1955 in Bay City, Mich.; FA: Joseph Conway; MO: Violet ; Resident of Flintt Mich.; formerly of Jacksonville; husband being former pastor of the First Baptist Church from 1968-1972.; Survived by her husband; one daughter: Laurel Jean of East Lansingt Mich.; a son: Joel Ramseyer of New Jersey; one grandson; one sister: Jean C. Patenge of Mesa, Ariz.; one brother: Patrick M. Conway of Michigan; and several nieces and nephews.; Preceded by her parents; two brothers: Willard P. and Donald C.; and one sister: Emma.

RANDALL, Agnes J. (Bruins); b: 28 Nov 1899, Freeport, IL; d: 6 Sep 1983, Jacksonville, IL. (Modern Care Nursing Home); Bu: Memorial Lawn Cemetery; M: William o. Randall on Oct 1938; FA: George Bruins; MO: Augusta Yahnke; Husband preceded in death 1 Apr 1964; Resident of 1335 S. Diamond St., Jacksonville, IL.; Survivors include two sons: Mark Allen Randall of Fort Worth, Tex.; Robert Quentin Randall of Jacksonville; two step-daughters: Mrs. John (Dorthea) Clements of Applegate, Ore.; Mrs. Don (Dolores) Woodward of Rochester, Mich.; three sisters: Flora Bruins, Margaret McCaffery and Mildred Pepperman, all of Freeport; three grandchildren; a nephew and several nieces.; Preceded in death by a sister and a step-son.

RANDALL, Daisy L. (Fisher); b: 2 Jan 1911, Fulton Co., IL.; d: 17 Apr 1985, Springfield, IL (Memorial Med Cntr); Bu: Beardstown City Cemetery; M: Ira Ellsworth Randall on 9 Dec 194l in St. Charles, Mo.; FA: George Fisher; MO: Jane Curless; Husband preceded in death 25 Nov 1983.; Resident of 1017 Tonti Circle, Peoria, IL; formerly of Beardstown, IL; Survived by two sons: Larry Briney of Beardstown and James Fisher of Monmouth; one daughter: Tanya Randall of The Colony, Texas; six grand and seven greatgrandchildren; one brother: Riley Fisher of Beardstown; three sisters: Ocie A. Hughes, Mattie Fouts and Lucille Jankovitz, all of Beardstown; and numerous nieces and nephews.; Preceded by five brothers and two sisters.

RANDALL, Guy M.; b: 18 Jun 1910, Roseville, IL.; d: 26 Jun 1993, Carro11ton, IL (Reisch Nursing home); Bu: Fernwood cemetery, Roodhouse, IL.; M: Mary Maddiex on 9 Jan 1931 in Carro11ton, IL.; FA: Felix Randall; MO: Margaret Hanlin; Resident of Roodhouse, IL; Survived by his wife; one son: Gary Randall of Roodhouse; one daughter: Barbara Glover of Carrollton; four grandchildren; two brothers: Ward Randall of Westfield, N.J. and William Randall of West Covina, Calif.; and one sister: Mildred Theisen of Janesville, Wisc.; Preceded by two sisters: Edith Bishop and Opal Hinkson.

RANDALL, Ira E.; b: 6 Feb 1915, Louisville, IL.; d: 25 Nov 1983, Peoria, IL., (St. Francis Hosp); Bu: Beardstown City Cemetery; M: Daisy Fisher on 9 Dec 1941 in St. Charles, Mo.; FA: Arthur Randall; MO: Melda Hensen; Resident of Peoria, IL.; Army WII Vet.; Survived by his wife; one daughter: Tanya Randall of Dallas, Tex.; two step-sons: Larry Briney of Beardstown and James Fisher of Monmouth; one sister: Ollie Betrick of_Quincy; a brother: George of Sebring, Fla.; six grand and seven great-grandchildren. Preceded in death by one brother and one sister.

RANDALL, Minnie P. (Scrutchfield); b: 12 Nov 1884, Marion Co., IL.; d: 22 Aug 1978, Rushville, IL. (Culbertson Hosp); Bu: Lankford Cemetery; M: Abraham Randall on 1 Jan 1901 in Clay Co., IL.; FA: James Scrutchfield; MO: Mary Ellen Covey; Husband preceded in death.; Resident of Brooklyn, IL.; Survived by a son: Omer Randall of Littleton; a daughter: Mrs. Leta Sorrells of Rushville; a sister: Mrs. Ollie Clinton of Clay City; 12 grand and numerous great-grandchildren.; Preceded by four sons and a daughter.

RANDALL, Orner R.; b: 11 Oct 1912, Cooperstown, IL.; d: 7 Jan 1988, Springfield, IL (Memorial Med Cntr); Bu: Langford Cemetery, Rushville, IL; M: Rachel Bell; FA: Abraham Randall; MO: Minnie Scrutchfie1d; Husband preceded in death.; Resident of R.R. 1, Littleton, IL.; Survived by five daughters: June Thurmond of Beardstown, Mrs. Richard (Norma) Fuqua of Mt. Sterling, Mrs. Ronald (Phyllis) Scherrer of Quincy, Mrs. Eldon (Mary) Surratt of Bailey, Colo. and Mrs. William (Karen~ Jennings of Poplar Grove, IL; two sons: Rodney and Charles, both of R.R. 3, Plymouth; 27 grand and 20 great-grandchildren.; Preceded by one son: Richard; three brothers; and one sister.

RANDLE, Homer Austin; b: 23 Apr 1907, Madison Co., IL.; d: 15 Oct 1979, Pittsfield, IL (I11ini Commty Hosp); Bu: Blue River Cemetery, Detroit, IL; M: Frances Ione Sanderson on 12 Aug 1933 in Pittsfield, IL; FA: Wilson Randle; Resident of Detroit, IL; Survived by his wife; numerous nieces and nephews. Preceded by two brothers and three sisters.

RANDOLPH, Clark F.; b: 27 Apr 1902, Virginia, IL; d: 4 Jan 1992, Griggsville, IL(Clarkston Court Nursing Home); Bu: Baylis Cemetery, Baylis, IL; FA: Howard F. Randolph; MO: Martha Lee Clark; A former resident of Baylis, IL; Survived by one long-time friend: Hazel Blake of Baylis; one niece: Mrs. Charles E. (Norma Jean) Cappellin of Springfield; and two cousins.; Preceded by two brothers: Zuar F. and Gene F. Randolph.

RANDOLPH, George W.; b: 12 Oct 1926, Roseville, IL.; d: 9 Feb 1984, Springfield, IL (Memorial Med Cntr); Bu: Roseville Memorial Park Cemetery; M: Dolores Johnson on 4 Mar 1951 in Roseville, IL; FA: Marvin F. Randolph; MO: Harriett Meachum; A former resident of Jacksnville, IL.; WWII Army Vet.; Survived by his wife; a son: Gregory W. Randolph of Hamel; a daughter: Jennifer, at home; the following brothers and sisters: Marvin F. Randolph, Jr. of Bremerton, Wash.; Palmer Randolph of Holyrood, Kan.; Robert Randolph of St. Augustine; Marvin Kirby of Clearwater, Fla; May Neil of Macomb; Margaret Adkisson of Roseville; Frances Shallenburger of Monmouth; and Nina Boock of Kissimmee, Fla.; Preceded in death by two sisters.

RANDOLPH, Harry R.; b: 30 Mar 1908, Akin, IL; d: 24 Jan 1983, Jacksonville, IL. (Passavant Hosp); Bu: Jacksonville East Cemetery; M: Frances Baker Johnson on 8 May 1954; FA: Bernard Randolph; MO: Delilah May Erby; Resident of 424 W. Beecher, Jacksonville, IL; Army WWII Vet.; Surviving are his wife; two children: Wayne Lee Randolph of Altus, Okla.; and Mrs. Jeff (Mary) Witherbee of Jacksonville; a grandson, Jeremey Witherbee; a brother: John Randolph of Jacksonville; three sisters: Bertha Roberts of Dalton; Thelma Newman of Carmichael, Calif.; and Mrs. Faye Dillard of Wabasso, Fla.; Preceded in death by four brothers and a sister.

RANDOLPH, John D.; b: 8 Sep 1918, Macedonia, IL; d: 11 May 1992, Jacksonville, IL; Bu: Calvary Cemetery, Jacksonville, IL.; M: Helen L. Schlemmer on 7 Feb 1939; FA: Bernard C. Randolph; Mo: Delilah Irby; Resident of 419 Kentucky St., Jacksonville, IL.; Survived by his wife; a son: Donald of Pawnee; four grandchildren; and three sisters: Thelma Newman of Carmichael, Calif., Bertha Roberts of Merrillville, Ind. and Faye Dillard of Wabasso, Fla.; Preceded by four brothers and one sister.

RANFT, Anna (Cappel); b: 28 Jan 1889, Indiana; d: 23 Apr 1978, Pittsfield, IL (I11ini Hosp); Bu: Exeter Cemetery, Exeter, IL; M: George Ranft in 1913; FA: George Cappel MO: Karoline ; Husband preceded in death 1 Mar 1978.; Resident of Bluffs, IL; Survived by a son: Julian of rural Pittsfield; and two daughters: Mrs. Richard (Melba June) King of Lake of the Ozarks, Mo. and Mrs. Vernon (Edna) Avey of Charleston, S.C.; eight grand and 15 great-grandchildren.; Preceded by a son: Donald George.

RANFT, Edward; b: 4 Mar 1889, Scott Co., IL; d: 1 Mar 1976, Pittsfield, IL (I11ini Hosp); Bu: Exeter Cemetery; M: Ann Theresia in 1913; FA: Edward Ranft; MO: Frederika Vollrath; Resident of Bluffs, IL; Survived by a son: Julian, of rural Pittsfield; two daughters: Mrs. Richard (Melba June) King of Lake Ozark, Mo. and Mrs. Vernon (Edna) Adey of Charleston, S.C.; her mother; two sisters: Mrs. Minnie C1ugh of Calif. and Mrs. Emma Cumerford of Joliet; 8 grand and 14 great-grandchildren.

RANFT, John Andrew; b: 27 Nov 1965, Pittsfield, IL; d: 2 May 1978, Pittsfield, IL (Illini Hosp); Bu: Griggsville Cemetery, Griggsville, IL; FA: J. W. Ranft; MO: Sherry Ransom; Resident of Griggsville, IL; Survived by his parents; his maternal grandmother: Mrs. Frances Ransom; and his maternal greatgrandmother: Mrs. Lota Riley, both of Pittsfield.

RANFT, Velma M. (Carpenter); b: 3 Jun 1916, near Cambridge, Neb.; d: 18 Dec 1990, Detroit, IL.; Bu: Blue River Cemetery, Detroit, IL; M: Julian Ranft on 28 Feb 1937 in Nebraska; FA: Thomas S. Carpenter; MO: Maude Jane Davis; Survived by her husband; two daughters: Mrs. Donald (Norma Jean) Guthrie of Pittsfield and Mrs. Gary (Donna) Tolbert of Jacksonville; one son: Donald of Winchester; six grandchildren: Michael Tolbert, Angela Tolbert Desjardins, Melanie Guthrie Plattner, Melissa Guthrie Carter, Carman Ranft and Julie Ranft; and four great-grandchildren.; Preceded by four brothers.

RANG, Clemons M. "Mick"; b: 21 Apr 1898, Brown Co., IL; d: 21 Nov 1981, Quincy, IL (Blessing Hosp); Bu: Mt. Sterling Catholic Cemetery; M: Luci11e.Ashbaker on 8 Apr 1930 in Bushnell, IL; FA: Ferdinand Rang; MO: Margaret Henrick; Resident of Mt. Sterling, IL; Survived by his wife; a son: William J. Rang; and a daughter: Mrs. Charles (Mary Esela), both of Mt. Sterling; seven grandchildren; and two sisters: Mrs. Emma Bloomfield of Canton and Mrs. Allen (Mary) Stout of Camp Point.; Preceded by an infant son, a brother and a sister.

RANG, Lucille B. (Ashbaker); b: 2 Feb 1901, Brown Co., IL; d: 30 Oct 1984, Rushville, IL. (Culbertson Mem Hosp); Bu: Mt. Sterling Catholic Cemetery; M: Clemens M. Rang on 8 Apr 1930 in Bushnell, IL.; FA: Wendell Ashbaker: MO: Clara Friday; Husband preceded in death 21 Nov 1981.; Resident of Mt. Sterling, IL.; Survived by a son: William J. Rang of Mt. Sterling; a daughter: Mrs. Charles (Mary) Esela of Mt. Sterling; seven grand and two great-grandchildren; and two sisters: Mrs. Katharine Lawson and Mrs. Marie Bedenbender, both of Mt. Sterling.

RANG, Sarah Anne; b: 21 Jul 1990, Quincy, IL; d: 21 Jul 1990, Quincy, IL (Blessing Hosp); Bu: Mt. Sterling Catholic Cemetery; FA: David M. Rang; MO: Shelly S. Drake; Survived by her parents; a brother: Derek; and a sister: Ashley, both at home; her grandparents: Mr. & Mrs. William Rang and Mr. & Mrs. Albert Drake, all of Mt. Sterling; her great-grandparents: Charles Drake of Mt. Sterling and Mr. & Mrs. John Kennedy of Perry; and several aunts and uncles.

RANG, Voneta Anderson (Unger); b: 29 Apr 1911, Erwin, IL; d: 5 Jan 1984, Rushville, IL (Culbertson Hosp); Bu: Rushville City Cemetery; M: 1) Kenneth Anderson on 28 Jan 1928 in Rushville, IL. 2) Jacob Rang on 18 Apr 1978 in Augusta, IL; FA: Benjamin Unger; MO: Arvil1a Agans; Resident of Augusta, IL; formerly of Rushville, IL; 1st husband preceded in death 17 Jun 1952.; Surviving are her husband; one son: Glen Anderson of rural Rushville; two daughters: Mrs. Betty Widner of Augusta and Mrs. Sandra Taylor of Burlington, Ia.; seven grand and four great grandchildren.; Preceded in death by three brothers and one sister.

RANGE, Amber Hope; b: 21 Oct 1981, Jersey Community Hospital; d: 21 Oct 1981, Jersey Community Hospital; Bu: Oak Hill Cemetery, Greenfield, IL; FA: Gary Range; MO: Janine Barton; Surviving are her parents; two sisters, Heather and Kelly, both at home; maternal grandparents: Mr. and Mrs. Kenneth Cole, Greenfield; maternal great grandparents: Mr. and Mrs. Robert E. Mutch, Murrayville; paternal grandparents: Mr. and Mrs. William Allen, Alton; paternal grandfather, Loyal Range, Greenfield; and paternal great-grandmother, Mrs. Jessie Range, Greenfield.

RANGE, Dorothy Lear (Hipkins); b: 25 Aug 1920, Morgan Co., IL; d: 22 Feb 1992, Jacksonville, IL (Passavant Hosp); Bu: Jacksonville East Cemetery; M:1) Richard R. Lear; 2) Wilfred Range; FA: Arthur Hipkins; MO: Bessie Rose Mason; Resident of 1517 W. Walnut St., Jacksonville, IL; Survived by two sons: Steven Edward Lear of Rockbridge and Russell Wayne Lear of Decatur; three sisters Elsie Hipkins of Jacksonville, Ada Hipkins of Downers Grove and Shirley McNabb of Bartlesville, Okla.;-, ... and three brothers: Arthur and Donald Hipkins, both of Jacksonville and Raymond Hipkins of Carrollton.

RANGE, Viola; b: 1 Apr 1893, near Greenfield, IL; d: 14 Jun 1983; Jerseyville, IL (Care Center); Bu: Oak Wood Cemetery, Greenfield, IL; FA: Martin K. Range; MO: Rachel Lewis; Survivors include several nieces and nephews.

RANGE, Wilfred Wayne; b: 31 Mar 1926, rural Greenfield, IL.; d: 2 Jun 1996, Jacksonville, IL; Bu: Oak Wood Cemetery, Greenfield, IL; M: Dorothy Hipkins Lear on 29 Dec 1955 in Jacksonville, IL.; FA: Jesse Range; MO: Wilma Converse; Wife preceded in death in 1992.; Resident of Jacksonville, IL; Survived by one daughter: Mrs. Kurt (Diana) Denzel of Tampa, Fla.; one son: Charles Wayne Range of Springfield; four grand and three greatgrandchildren; two step-sons; two brothers: Loyal Range and Vern (wife, Marjorie) Range, both of Greenfield; two sisters: Mrs. Jim (Guylia) Loftus of Springfield and Mrs. Kendall (Charlot) Cole of Virden; and a special friend: Mildred Witt of Greenfield.

RANGE, Wilma Ray (Converse); b: 30 Aug 1899, Greenfield, IL; d: IL Jul 1999, rural Virden, IL; Bu: Oak Wood Cemetery, Greenfield, IL; M: Jesse W. Range on 7 Sep 1922; FA: Truman Uriah Converse; MO: Mary Leorah Meneley; Husband preceded in death 22 Dec 1974; Resident of Greenfield, IL Survived by two daughters: Mrs. James (Guylia) Loftus of Springfield and Mrs. Kendal (Charlot) Cole of Virden; three sons: Loyal Range and Vern Range, both of Greenfield, and Wilfred Range of Jacksonville; 22 grandchildren; 30 great-grandchildren; one great great granddaughter; and one sister: Leborah Anderson of Greenfield.; Preceded by a sister: Leora "Dutchie" Rite; and a brother: Earl Converse.

RANK, Ellen McGuire (Coleman); b: 19 Mar 1901, Murrayville, IL; d: 1 Feb 1985, Galesburg, IL (Marigold Nursing Home); Bu: St. Mark's Cemetery, Winchester, IL; M: 1) Lawrence McGuire in 1923; 2) Jack Rank in 1957 in Midland, S.D.; FA: Michael Coleman; 1st husband preceded in death in 1939.; Resident of Midland, S.D.; formerly of Winchester, IL; Survived by her husband; the following children: Leo McGuire and Leonard McGuire, both of Winchester, Francis McGuire of Caputi, S.D., Bernard McGuire of Vista, Calif., Alphonsus McGuire of Reading, Penn., Mrs. Robert (Catherine) Shull of Alexis, Mrs. Joan White of Jacksonville, Paul McGuire of Tracey, Calif., and Lawrence McGuire of Alexis; 36 grand and 24 great-grandchildren; five sisters: Mrs. John (Mary) Carson, Mrs. Cecilia Doyle and Mrs. John (Irene) Baptist, all of Jacksonville, Mrs. Cliffton (Louise) Darnell of East Moline and Mrs. Carl (Mildred) Beckman of Fond du Lac, Wise.; and four brothers: Leo Coleman of Jacksonville, Cleatus Coleman of Murrayville, Charles Coleman of Colt Neck, N.J. & Robert Coleman of Springfield. Preceded by a ~n, Mike, two grandchildren & two brothers.

RANKAN, Dorothy Ellen (Schaeffer); b: 27 Aug 1901, Astoria, IL; d: 1 Apr 1979, Augusta, IL (Hancock Co. Shelter Home); Bu: Mt. Sterling City Cemetery; M: Delmar Rankan on 7 Aug 1926 in Ga1esburg, IL; FA: Jacob Schaeffer; MO: Laura Moose; Husband preceded in death in 1976.; Resident of Augusta; formerly of Mt. Sterling.; Survived by three sons: Donald of Bloomington, Delmar of Bowen and a foster son: Bernard Lee French of Astoria; 9 grand and 14 great-grandchildren; and a sister: Eileen Mitchell of Mt. Sterling.; Preceded by three brothers and six sisters.

RANKIN, Delmar; b: 12 Feb 1903, Knox Co., IL; d: 1 Jun 1976, near Ripley, Brown Co., IL; Bu: Mt. Sterling City Cemetery; M: Dorothy Ellen Sheaffer on 7 Aug 1920 in Galesburg, IL; FA: Henry Rankin; MO: Ethel Boyer; Resident of 329 Fairground St., Mt. Sterling, IL; Survived by his wife; three sons: Donald of Bloomington. Delmar Wayne of Bowen and Bernard Lee of Astoria; eight grand and 11 great-grandchildren.

RANKIN, Ethel (Davidson); b: 22 Feb 1894, Idol, Tenn.; d: 15 Nov 1979, Jacksonville, IL (Passavant Hosp); Bu: Chapin Cemetery, Chapin, IL; M: John Rankin on 22 Nov 1916 in Morristown, Tenn.; FA: Thomas Davidson; MO: Aurilia Dalton; Resident of Chapin, IL; Survived by her husband; six grand and eight great-grandchildren.; Preceded by two sons, one sister and two brothers.

RANKIN, John A.; b: 2 Feb 1898, Bean Station, Tenn.; d: 5 Mar 1983, St. Louis, Mo. (St. John's Hosp); Bu: Chapin Cemetery, Chapin, IL.; M: Ethel Davidson on 22 Nov 1916 in Morristown, Tenn.; Wife died 15 Nov 1979.; Surviving are the following grandchildren: Mike Rankin of Washington, Mo., Pat Rankin of Wentzville, Mo., John Rankin of Seattle, Wash. James Rankin and Thomas Rankin, both of St. Louis, and Patti Rankin.

RANKIN, Marjorie A. (Anderson); b: 25 Jul 1908, Browning, IL; d: 10 Jun 1996, West Sacramento, Calif.; Bu: City Cemetery, Beardstown, IL; M: Warren A. Rankin on 31 Aug 1929; FA: Fred Anderson; MO: Eliza Gale; Husband preceded in death 26 Sep 1971.; Resident of West Sacramento, Calif.; formerly of the Beardstown and Lewiston, IL areas.; Survived by one daughter: Mrs. Keith (Jerry) Schuman of Jacksonville; two grandchildren; and two sisters: Gail Rittenhouse of Rushville and Florence Sanow of Pontiac.; Preceded by one son: Bobbie Lee Rankin, who died 21 Feb 1993.

RANKIN, Mary Virginia (Devlin); b: 1920, Jacksonville, IL; d: 7 May 1984, Union, Mo.; Bu: St. Clair, Mo.; M: James J. Rankin in Missouri; FA: Charles Devlin; MO: Mary A. ; Husband preceded in death.; Survived by five children: Patrick and Michael Rankin, both of Wentzville, Mo., John Rankin of Washington, D.C., Jim and Torn Rankin of St. Louis; one sister: Catherine Sorrells of Jacksonville; and five grandchildren.; Preceded by two sisters.

RANKIN, Robert Lee; b: 14 Dec 1944, Jacksonville, IL; d: 21 Feb 1993, Flagstaff, Ariz. (Med Cntr); Bu: City Cemetery, Beardstown, IL; FA: Warren A. Rankin; MO: Marjorie Anderson; Resident of 6713 Pinon Blvd, Flagstaff, Ariz.; Survived by his mother of Sacramento, Calif.; one son: Steven Rankin of Flagstaff; and one sister: Mrs. Keith (Geraldine) Schuman of Jacksonville.; Preceded by his father.

RANSDELL, Grace B. (Burrus); b: 3 Feb 1905, Dawson, IL; d: 15 Oct 1995, Albuquerque, N.M.; Bu: Diamond Grove Cemetery, Jacksonville, IL; M: William K. Ransdell on 17 Aug 1930 in Jacksonville, IL; FA: Charles Edward Burrus; MO: Edna Grace Duncan; Husband preceded in death in 1983.; A resident of Albuquerque; formerly of Jacksonville.; Survived by four daughters: Mary Susan Ransdell of Door Co., Wisc., Mrs. Carl (Jo Anne) Schuster of Albuquerque, N.M., Mrs. William (Sally Lou) O'Hearne of Chesterfield, Mo. and Mrs. Anthony (Nancy Lee) Monfiletto, also of Albuquerque, N.M.; 16 grand and 25 great-grandchildren.

RANSDELL, Mary Lee (Coultas); b: 20 Mar 1928, Jacksonville, IL; d: 22 Jul 1992, Denver, Colo. (St. Anthony Hosp); Bu: Diamond Grove Cemetery, Jacksonville, IL; M: Charles D. Ransdell Jr. on 18 Jun 1950 in Jacksonville, IL.; FA: Thomas Coultas; MO: Harriet Scott; Resident of Franklin, IL; Survived by her husband; a son: Charlie Ransdell of Golden, Colo.; a daughter: Mrs. Paul (Harriet Lee) Lund of Minneapolis, Minn.; four grand and two stepgrandchildren; and several cousins. (Parents were descendants of early Morgan County settlers from Yorkshire, England.)

RANSDELL, Opal B. (Brown); b: 27 Jun 1900, near Sinclair, Morgan Co., IL; d: 12 Mar 1981, Jacksonville, IL (Passavant Hosp); Bu: Diamond Grove Cemetery; M: Charles Donald Ransdell on 6 Feb 1923; FA: Charles Brown; MO: Lucretia Ryman; Husband preceded in death in 1975.; Resident of 1707 Morton Ave., Jacksonville, IL; Survived by three sons: William E. Ransdell of Jacksonville, Charles D. Ransdell of Franklin and John P. Ransdell of Springfield; a sister: Mrs. Maude Sevier of Jacksonville; nine grandchildren; and a great-grandchild. [Member: Rev. James Caldwell Chapter of the Daughters of the American Revolution.]

RANSDELL, William E.; b: 13 Nov 1923, Franklin, IL, d: 17 Jun 1993, St. Louis, Mo. (V. A. Hosp); Bu: Diamond Grove Cemetery, Jacksonville, IL; M: Mary Rafferty on 19 Dec 1948; FA: Charles Donald Ransdell; MO: Opal Brown; Resident of 4 Westwood Place, Jacksonville, IL; WWII Army Vet.; Survived by his wife; two sons: William David (wife, Francine) of Oceanside, Calif. and Richard L. of Jacksonville; two daughters: Julia Shariat of Springfield and Mrs. Rick (Lisa) Schroeder of Edwardsville; two grandchildren; and two brothers: Charles of Franklin and John Presley of Springfield.; Preceded by one brother: Robert Ransdell.

RANSDELL, William K.; b: 7 Oct 1905, Franklin, IL; d: 12 Mar 1983, St. Louis, Mo. (Barnes Hospital); Bu: Diamond Grove Cemetery, Jacksonville, IL; M: Grace Burrus on 17 Aug 1930 in Jacksonville, IL; FA: Ernest C. Ransdell; MO: Lucy Henry; Was living at RRl, Franklin, IL; Survived by his wife; four daughters. Mrs. Torn (Mary Sue) Calenberg of Ft. Wayne, Ind., Mrs. Carl (JoAnne) Schuster of Albuquerque, N.M. Mrs. Bill (Sally) O'Hearne of Chesterfield. Mo. and Mrs. Tony (Nancy) Monfiletto of Albuquerque, N.M.: 20 grandchildren; two great-grandchildren: two nephews.; Preceded in death by a brother, Charles Donald Ransdell.

RANSOM, Clara (Swan); b: 26 Apr 1926, Beardstown, IL.; d: 27 Jan 1991, Springfield, IL (Doctors Hosp); Bu: Beardstown City Cemetery; M: Otis Ransom on 17 Nov 1947 in Arkansas; FA: Harold Swan; MO: Grace Daily; Resident of 612 W. Second St., Beardstown, IL; Survived by her husband; one son: Michael David of Prescott, Wisc.; three daughters: Jennie Teresa Shinall, Brenda Denice Ransom and Melissa Ann Ransom, all of Beardstown; seven grandchildren; and one brother: Jack of Bluffs.; Preceded by one daughter: Candace Marie Knous.

RANSOM, Cora (Hedrick); b: 2 Mar 1898, Hersman, Brown Co., IL; d: 6 Jul 1979, Beardstown, IL; Bu: Marden Chapel Cemetery, Brown Co., IL; FA: William Hedrick; MO: Susan Taylor; Resident of Beardstown, IL; Survived by two sons: Otis of Beardstown and Jack of Rushville; 15 grandchildren. The last of her immediate family, she was preceded by four brothers and three sisters; and a daughter: Jessie (Mickey) Harris.

RANSOM, Edna D.; b: 14 Jan 1906, Hardin Township, IL.; d: 9 Jan 1984, Barry, IL (Community Care Cntr); Bu: Pittsfield West Cemetery; FA: Grant Ransom; MO: Dora Bower; A resident of Pittsfield, IL; Survived by one sister, Fer.n Stickman of Pittsfield; five nephews and four nieces.

RANSOM, Ernest G.; b: 8 Oct 1905, Brown Co., IL.; d: 19 Nov 1985, Quincy, IL (Blessing Hosp); Bu: Ripley Cemetery; M: Thelma Lewis on 27 Feb 1934 in Ripley, IL; FA: Claude Ransom; MO: Maude Strahan; Resident of Mt. Sterling, IL; Survived by his wife; a son: Lewis G. of Mt. Sterling; and three grandchildren: Kevin, Kerry and Kristen, all of Mt. Sterling.; Preceded by his parents and two brothers.

RANSOM, Frances L. (Riley); b: 22 Sep 1910, Pittsfield, IL; d: 24 Aug 1996. Pittsfield, IL; Bu: West Cemetery, Pittsfield, IL; M: Earl Ransom on 26 Jan 1929 in Pittsfield, IL; FA: Albert Riley; MO: Lota Mae Lidgard; Husband preceded in death 4 Jun 1974.; Survived by six children: Albert Ransom, Dick Ransom, Marilyn Smith, Paul Ransom and Brenda Lagemann, all of Pittsfield, and Sherry Ranft of Griggsville; one sister: Wilma Brant of Pittsfield; nine grand and six great-grandchildren.; Preceded by one sister: Vera Allen; and six grandchildren.

RANSOM, Llynia1 "Red"; b: 8 Oct 1903, Macomb, IL.; d: 15 Sep 1978. Quincy, IL (St. Mary's Hosp); Bu: Ripley Cemetery, Ripley, IL; M: Margaret Sebster on 5 Apr 1946 in Saybrook, IL; FA: Claude A. Ransom; MO: Maude Strahan; Resident of 438 Lashmett Court, Rushville, IL.; WWII Army Vet.; Survived by his wife; two stepdaughters: Mrs. Mary Lou Wetzel of Blandinsville and Mrs. Luan Ponder of San Diego, Calif.; a step-son: James Wright of Mission Hills, Calif.; nine stepgrandchildren; and two brothers: Ernest G. of Mt. Sterling and Albertus J. of Bell Air, Md.

RANSOM, Robert; b: 20 May 1918, Pittsfield, IL; d: 9 Sep 1991, Pittsfield, IL.; Bu: Pittsfield West Cemetery; M: Nadine Gray on 14 Jul 1940 in Martinsburg, IL; FA: John Ransom; MO: Belva Kesterson; Resident of Pittsfield, IL.; Survived by his wife; two daughters: Roberta Randorf of Jacksonville and Carolyn Reed of Union, Mo.; two grandchildren; and a sister: Mrs. Juanita Scott of Summer Hill.

RANSON, Clarence Mrs. (Maiden name not given); d: 3 Aug 1985, Texas; Bu: Cleburne, Texas; M: Clarence Ranson; Resident of Cleburne, Texas; formerly a resident of R.R. 2, Jacksonville, IL for many years.; Survived by a son: George W. Benjamin of Godley, rex.; two grandchildren; and one great-grandchild.; Husband preceded in death 1973.

RANSON, Clifford T.; b: 9 Jul 1901, Franklin, IL; d: 6 Feb 1981, Jacksonville, IL (Norris Hosp); Bu: Franklin Cemetery; M: Fern Follon in 1932 in Arlington, Iowa; FA: James Ranson; MO: Anna Thursby; Wife preceded in death 25 June 1969; Resident of 827 N. Broadway, Lewistown, IL; Survived by two nieces: Marian Seymour of Sycamore and Eleanor Martin of Jacksonville; and a nephew: James C. Ranson of Franklin.

RANSON, Dorothy C. (Cowgur); b: 25 Sep 1904, Morgan Co., IL.; d: 19 Nov 1986, Jacksonville, IL (Modern Care Nursing Home); Bu: Memorial Lawn Cemetery; M: Denby Ranson on 18 Jun 1921 in Winchester, IL; FA: Perry H. Cowgur; MO: Elisabeth Alice Darley; Resident of R.R. 2, Jacksonville, IL; Survived by her husband; two sons: Denby Ranson Jr. of Jacksonville and Rodger Ranson of Winchester; four grand and four great-grandchildren.; Preceded by six brothers and two sisters.

RANSON, Evanda (Potter); b: 3 Dec 1897, Morgan Co., IL; d: 20 Dec 1990, Council Bluffs, Iowa; M: Gail B. Ranson on 21 Jun 1921; FA: Charles Potter; MO: Catherine Fellows; Husband preceded in death 27 Mar 1972.; Resident of Glenwood, Ia.; formerly of Jacksonville.; Survived by a daughter: Dr. C. J. (Marianne) Giangreco of Glenwood, Iowa; two grand and four great grandchildren.; Preceded by one daughter: Barbara, in infancy.

RANSON, Georgia Ann (Scott); b: 30 Oct 1889. Jacksonville, IL; d: 4 Nov 1976, Jacksonville, IL (Meline Nursing Home); Bu: Liberty Cemetery; M: Fred Ranson; FA: Z. Windfield Scott; MO: Martha Marshall; Husband preceded in death; Longtime resident of North Diamond St., J'ville, IL; Having no children; survived by a cousin: Mrs. Norman Walter of Adrian, Mich.

RANSOM, Otis "Skeet"; b: 13 May 1922, Beardstown, IL.; d: 8 May 1991, Springfield, IL. (Doctor's Hosp); Bu: Beardstown City Cemetery; M: Clara Swan on 17 Nov 1947 in Arkansas; FA: Raymond Ranson; MO: Cora Hedrick; Wife preceded in death 27 Jan 1991; Resident of 612 W. Second St., Beardstown, IL.; Army Air Force Vet.; Survived by a son: Michael David Ranson of Prescott, Wisc.; three daughters: Jennie Teresa Shinall, Brenda Denise Ransom and Melissa Ann Ransom, all of Beardstown; seven grandchildren; and a brother: Jack Ransom of Rushville.; Preceded by a daughter: Candice Knous; and a sister.

RANSON, Raymond J.; b: 29 Mar 1895, Cooperstown, IL.; d: 9 Apr 1981, Jacksonville, IL (Passavant Hosp); M: 1) Lois McAllister; 2) Vera Stewart on 10 Dec 1979; FA: Abner Ranson; MO: Florence Douglas; 1st wife preceded in death 3 Dec 1972.; WWI Vet.; Survived by his wife; five sons: Stanley Ranson of Jacksonville, Roland Ranson of Meredosia, Raymond Ranson of Ft. Worth, Tex., Otis Ranson of Beardstown, Jack Ranson of Beardstown; three daughters: Darlene Swinigan of Meredosia, Bonnie Shute of Riverside, Calif. and Louise Dunlap of Denver, Colo.; 19 grand and eight great-grandchildren.; Preceded by two brothers and three sisters.

RANSON, Ruth M. (McLamar); b: 4 Aug 1903, Franklin, IL.; d: 14 Jan 1988, Jacksonville, IL.; Bu: Franklin Cemetery; M: Viron Z. Ranson on 22 May 1924; FA: Charles McLamar; MO: Sarah Rawlings; Husband preceded in death 16 Nov 1956.; Resident of 615 W. Greenwood Ave., Jacksonville, IL; Survived by one son: James C. of Franklin; one daughter: Mrs. Marian R. Seymour of Sycamore; five grandchildren: Dan Seymour of DeKa1b, Faye Harkness of Long1ac, Canada, Jane Levinsky of DeKa1b, Chris Sarver of Sycamore and Peggie Vohsen of St. Louis, Mo.; 10 great-grandchildren: Kenneth and Steven Harkness, both of Long1ac, Canada, Ange11a, Allison and Andrew Levinsky, all of DeKa1b, David and Rachel Sarver, both of Sycamore, Gwyneth Seymour of DeKa1b and Shelly and Thomas Vohsen, both of St. Louis, Mo.; Preceded by two brothers.

RANSON, Willard G. "Bill"; b: 18 May 1916, Morgan Co., IL.; d: 22 May 1992, Jacksonville, IL. (Passavant Hosp); Bu: Diamond Grove Cemetery; M: Ruth Kelsey on 29 May 1947 in Jacksonville, IL; FA: Alex Ranson; MO: Edith Gordon; Resident of 8 Clover Drive., Jacksonville, IL.; WWII & Korean War Army Vet.; Survived by his wife; one stepson: Robert Kelsey of Ely, Nev.; two grandsons; two brothers: Denby Ranson of Lynnville and Donald Ranson of Franklin; four sisters: Mildred Chapman and Dorothy Stout, both of Jacksonville, Betty LaForce of Sterling, Colo. and Helen Hicks of Lewistown; and a number of nieces and nephews.; Preceded by two sisters and one brother.

RANST, Velma M. ( Carpenter); b: 3 Jun 1916, near Cambridge, Neb.; d: 18 Dec 1990, Detroit, IL.; Bu: Blue River Cemetery, Detroit, IL.; M: Julian Ranst on 28 Feb 1937 in Nebraska; FA: Thomas S. Carpenter; MO: Maude Jane Davis; Resident of Detroit, IL.; Survived by her husband; two daughters: Mrs. Donald (Norma Jean) Guthrie of Pittsfield and Mrs. Gary (Donna) Tolbert of Jacksonville; one son: Donald of Winchester; six grandchildren: Michael Tolbert, Angela Tolbert Desjardins, Melanie Guthrie Plattner, Melissa Guthrie Carter, Carman Ranst and Julie Ranst; and four great-grandchildren.; Preceded by four brothers.

RAPER, Ethel V. (Bradshaw); b: 5 Sep 1903, Griggsville, IL; d: 14 Jul 1991, Mesa, Ariz. (Lutheran Hosp); Bu: Griggsville Cemetery; M: Royal E. Raper on 24 Aug 1927 in Griggsville, IL; FA: Samuel Sanders; MO: Lurena Ann Manton; Husband preceded in death 7 Dec 1984.; Resident of Mesa, Ariz.; formerly of Griggsville, IL; Survived by four sisters: Alice Moore and Rachel Musgrave, both of Pittsfield, Bessie Bradbury of Perry and Mrs. Warren (Loretta) Buchanan of Pittsfield; and three brothers: Clyde and Tom Bradshaw, both of Griggsville, and Art Bradshaw of Camp Point.; Preceded in death by her parents; one sister: Mary Friday; and three brothers: Roscoe, Walter and George Bradshaw.

RAPER, Hubert McDonald; b: 14 Jan 1916, Sweetwater, Tennessee; d: 2 Feb 1976, Jacksonville, IL (Passavant Hosp); M: Isabel Riley on 12 May 1956 in Jacksonville, IL; FA: William P. Raper; MO: Nancy C. Miller; Resident of 1002 Beesley, Jacksonville, IL.; WWII Vet.; Survived by his wife; his step-mother: Mrs. Ella Gallent of Niota, Tenn.; and three sisters: Mrs. Laura Mae Laycock and Mrs. Viola Belk of Knoxville, Tenn., and Mrs. Effie Lonas of Niota.; Preceded by his parents and a brother, Malcolm.

RAPER, Meriba,J. (Horney); b: 15 Nov 1900, Brooklyn, IL.l d: 30 Oct 1986, Normal, IL (Brokaw Hosp); Bu: Brooklyn Cemetery; M: Roscoe Raper on 10 Aug 1919 in Brooklyn, IL.; FA: Sloan Horney; MO: Della Cowdery; Husband preceded in death 22 Jan 1969.; Resident of Rushville, IL.; Survived by one daughter: Idelle Standard of Springfield; two sons: Lyle of Normal and Harold of South Bend, Ind.; seven grand and nine great-grandchildren; one brother: John Horney; and one sister: Mrs. Wanda Cox, both of Pontiac, Mich.; Preceded by two sisters and five brothers.; Member: Schuyler County Historical Society.

RAPER, Norma Isabel (Riley); b: 17 Jul 1911, Murrayville, IL.; d: 4 Mar 1993, Jacksonville, IL. (Passavant Hosp); Bu: Camp Butler National Cemetery, Springfield, IL.; M: Hubert Raper on 12 May 1956 in Jacksonville, IL; FA: Robert Jesse Riley; MO: Ann Shepley; Husband preceded in death in 1976.; Resident of 430 Sherman, Jacksonville, IL; Survived by several nieces and nephews.; Preceded by two brothers: Lea Thomas Riley and Milton Oliver Riley; and one sister: Alma Lawson.

RAPER, Royal E.; b: 2 Jul 1904, Griggsville, IL.; d: 7 Dec 1984, Mesa, Arizona; Bu: Griggsville Cemetery, Griggsville, IL.; M: Ethel Bradshaw on 24 Aug 1927 in Griggsville, IL; FA: Wildy Raper; MO: Mary Jane Smith; Resident of Mesa, Arizona.; Survived by his wife.

RAPP, Catherine; b: 18 Dec 1898, Jacksonville, IL; d: 13 Nov 1985, Jacksonville, IL (Passavant Hosp); Bu: Diamond Grove Cemetery; FA: Thomas Rapp; MO: Clara J. Rutledge; Resident of the Linda and Sam Freitag family, 800 w. College, Jacksonville, IL; The last of her immediate family. She was preceded in death by her parents; a brother: Charles E.; and two sisters: Grace O. and Ruth.

RAPS, George L.; b: 24 Oct 1898, Curran, IL; d: 27 Jan 1990, Springfield, IL (St. John's Hosp); Bu: Oak Ridge Cemetery, Springfield, IL; M: Ruth L. Jackson on 18 Aug 1926 in Springfield, IL; FA: George Raps; MO: Elizabeth Wackerle; Resident of R.R. 1, New Berlin, IL; Survived by his wife; two daughters: Mrs. Don (Ruth) Vincent and Mrs. George (Jean) Tolliver, both of New Berlin; three grand and seven great-grandchildren.; Preceded by his parents and an infant brother: Georgie.

RAPS, Ruth L. (Jackson); b: 29 Jan 1904, DeWitt Co., IL; d: 12 Jul 1991, rural New Berlin, IL; Bu: Oak Ridge Cemetery, Springfield, IL; M: George L. Raps on 18 Aug 1926 in Springfield, IL; FA: William Jackson; MO: Clara Wackerly; Husband preceded in death 27 Jan 1990.; Resident of R.R. 1, New Berlin, IL; Survived by two daughters: Ruth Vincent and Mrs. George (Jean) Tolliver, both of New Berlin; one grandson: Mike Tolliver of Springfield; two granddaughters: Sheri Pierce.of Springfield and Lori Huss of New Berlin; seven great-grandsons; and several nieces and nephews.; Preceded by one brother: Louis Jackson; and one sister: Mabel Petty.

RARDEN, Maxine S. (Schafer); b: 4 Feb 1923, Pike Co., IL.; d: 10 Jan 1981, Kansas City, Mo. (St. Luke's Hosp); Bu: White Chapel Cemetery, Gladstone, Mo.; M: William Rarden in early 1950's; FA: Julius Schafer; MO: Nellie Peer; Survived by her husband; three stepchildren; and a niece raised in her home; Mary Ann Huddleston; two brothers: Lyndell Schafer of Manchester and Dale Schafer of Curtis, Wise.; and a sister: Mrs. George (Aleene) Bogyoricasb of Pittsburg, Penn; with five nieces and three nephews.; Preceded by her parents and a sister.

RARDON, Dora (Stout); b: 27 Feb 1910, Rockport, IL.; d: 25 Nov 1988, Barry, IL (Community Care Cntr); Bu: Sunset Cemetery, Quincy, IL; M: Charles Rardon in 1927 in New Canton, II; FA: Fred Stout; MO: Stella Brokaw; Husband preceded in death.; Resident of the Commty Care Cntr, Barry, IL; Survived by four sisters: Mabel Pursley of Pittsfield, Ada Brown of Fairview Heights, Ardella Troutner of O'Fallon and Rosella Goldman of Aurora, Colo.; a brother: Herschel Stout of St. Louis, Mo.; and several nieces and nephews.; Preceded by three brothers.

RASH, Cyle C.; b: 21 Sep 1916, Trenton, Mo.; d: 26 Mar 1996, Daytona Beach, Fla.(Halifax Med Cntr); Bu: Memorial Lawn Cemetery, Jacksonville, IL; M: Dona Bell Proffitt on 5 Aug 1944 in Canton, IL; FA: Clark Rash; MO: Bessie ; Resident of Deland, Fla.; formerly of Jacksonville and Canton, IL; Survived by two daughters: Margaret Miller of Georgetown, Fla. and Mrs. Kenneth (Mary) Porter of Alton; a stepson: Sam Coffey of Canton; 13 grand and 10 great-grandchildren.; Preceded by two stepsons: Carl and James Coffey; two grandchildren; and two sisters: Irene and Helen.; Wife preceded in death 3 Sep 1980.

RATAICHAK, Sarah Black (Loffler); b: South Dakota; d: 1 Aug 1985, Seattle, Wash.; Bu: Acacia Memorial Park, Seattle, Wash.; M: 1) James Black in 1917 in Yankton, S. Dakota 2) Clarence Rataichak in 1964 in [Jacksonville, IL.?]; 1st husband preceded in death in 1961; 2nd in 1969.; Resident of Seattle, Wash.; formerly of Jacksonville.; Survived by a sister: Leona Schnaidt; one nephew: Dr. John Schnaidt; two 'grandnieces and a grandnephew.; [[87 years of age at time of death]]

RATCLIFF, Dana Paul; b: 29 Jun 1924, Clayton, IL; d: 16 Sep 1983, Mt. Sterling, IL; Bu: Mounds Cemetery, near Timewell, IL.; M: Helen Elizabeth Hill on 18 Apr 1954 in Quincy, IL; FA: Carl Ratcliff; MO: Prudence Coggshell; Resident of 513 Maple St., Mt. Sterling, IL; Surviving are his wife; four sons and two daughters: Michael of Browning; Carl of Vermont; James of Mt. Ster1ing; and A1an of _Quincy; Janett Ratc1iff of Mt. Sterling; Mrs. Beth Shanty of Camp Point; and three brothers: Kenneth of Pekin; Dale of Loraine; Kyle of St. Louis, Mo.; and four sisters: Mrs. Virginia Kirchner of Kahoka, Mo.; Bernadine Young of the state of Md.; Greta Robinson of Creve Coeur; Margaret Logsdon of Peoria; and one grandson.; Preceded in death by two brothers.

RATCLIFFE, Margaret Marie (Stucke); d: 12 Jul 1978, Beardstown, IL (Hosp); Bu: City Cemetery, Beardstown, IL.; M: C. R. "Butch" Ratcliffe on 24 Jun 1928 in Carthage, IL.; FA: Edward Stucke; MO: Eva Hertzberger; Husband preceded in death 28 Jan 1967.; Resident of 1407 Jefferson St., Beardstown, IL.; Survived by a son: Ken of Glen Ellyn; a sister: Janice Gromet of Honolulu, Hawaii; and two grandsons.; Preceded by a sister.

RATHGEB, Rev. Leonard Francis; b: 10 Apr 1917, Alton, IL.; d: 30 Apr 1991, Glenn Shoals Lake, Montgomery Co., IL.; Bu: St. Agnes Cemetery, Hi11sboro, IL.; FA: Michael Rathgeb; MO: Catherine Cappel; Resident of Hi11sboro, IL.; Survived by one sister: Sister Clarita, School Sisters of Notre Dame, St. Louis, Mo

RATHGEBE, Grace Mary (Strong); b: 4 Jun 1895, Collinsville, IL.; d: 7 Mar 1978, Carrollton, IL. (Boyd Hosp); Bu: Oak Wood Cemetery, Greenfield, IL.; M: Anthony J. Rathgebe on 2 Aug 1916; FA: Charles Strong; MO: Judy Cornelius; Husband preceded in death 29 Oct 1971.; Formerly of Alton; was residing with daughter in Greenfield.; Survived by a daughter: Mrs. Harold (Gladys) Ford of Greenfield; three grand and four great grandchildren.; Preceded by a son: Robert L., killed in 1945 during WWII; a grandchild; and these sisters and brothers: Maude Sheppard of St. Louis, Mo., Myrtle Ayott of Ecrose, Mich., Ruth Cole of Ramsey, Harry Strong of Alton and Ralph Broemser of Godfrey.

RATLIFF, Carl A. Sr.; b: 30 Jan 1897, Cass Co., IL; d: 20 Jul 1991, Springfield, IL (St. John's Hosp); Bu: Ashland City Cemetery, Ashland, IL.; M: Inez Myrtle Geuder on 21 Jan 1925 in Petersburg, IL; FA: Joseph Albert Ratliff MO: Mary Sellers; Resident of Ashland, IL; Wife preceded in death 9 Dec 1983. ; Survived by a son: William E. Ratliff of Ashland; four daughters: Mrs. Harold (Mae) Winner of Ashland, Mrs. Robert (Helen) Yancy of Springfield, Mrs. Alvin (Mildred) Woodrum of Winchester and Mrs. Gerald (Margaret) Mentjen of Orlando, Fla.; 21 grand and 30 great-grandchildren; two sisters: Bernice Maddox of Chicago and Geneva Guffey of Ashland; and several nieces and nephews.; Preceded by two sons: Carl A. "Pete" Ratliff Jr. and Richard Roy Ratliff; a daughter: Loretta Ratliff; a brother; four sisters; and a grandson.

RATLIFF, Carl A. Jr. "Pete"; b: 28 Aug 1925, Ashland, IL.; d: 16 May 1991, Pittsfield, IL. (I11ini Commty Hosp); Bu: Winchester City Cemetery; M: Virginia Hammon on 8 Oct 1950 in Ashland, IL.; FA: Carl A. Ratliff Sr.; MO: Inez Geuder; Resident of Winchester; formerly of Detroit, IL.; WWII Marine Vet.; Survived by his wife; three sons: Carl A. III of Ottawa, Ed of Bluffs and Gregg of Jacksonville; six grandchildren; one brother: William Ratliff of Ashland; and four sisters: Helen Yancy of Springfield, Eula Mae Winners of Ashland, Mildred Woodrum of Winchester and Margaret Mentgen of Orlando, Fla. Preceded by one brother and one sister.

RATLIFF, Debra S. (Wade);b: 29 Nov 1959, Pitsfield, IL.; d: 4 Sep 1983, Jacksonville, IL. (Passavant Hosp); Bu: Winchester City Cemetery; M: Charles Edward Ratliff on 19 Apr 1977 in Pittsfield, IL.; FA: James Wade; Resident of R. R. 1, Bluffs, IL; Survivors include her husband; her parents; one daughter: Sara Jane; one brother: Tom Wade of Detroit; two sisters: Lisa Wade of Jacksonville and JoAnn Wade of Detroit; and grandparents: Mr. and Mrs. George Wade of Detroit and Mr. and Mrs. Freeman Martin of Kampsville.

RATLIFF, Edgar F., b: 2 Jul 1908, New London, Iowa; d: 25 Oct 1983, Quincy, IL (Blessing Hosp); Bu: Park Lawn Cemetery, Barry, IL; M: Maxine Kendall on 3 Jun 1934 in Bowling Green, Mo.; FA: Samuel Ratliff; MO: Mary Felix; Resident of Barry, IL; Surviving are his wife; two daughters: Mrs. Robert Bryan and Mrs. Lola Easley, both of Quincy; eight grand and-six great grandchildren.

RATLIFF, Ers1e (Briney); b: 7 Jan 1911, Schuyler Co., IL.; d: 27 Apr 1989, Springfield, IL. (Memorial Med Cntr); Bu: Yatesville Cemetery; M: F. Harold Ratliff on 20 Sep 1933 in Havana, IL; FA: James Briney; MO: Lena Winner; Husband preceded in death 28 Aug 1988.; Resident of Ashland, IL; Survived by two sons: James W. of Lafayette, Ind. and Darrell E. of Irving, Tex.; two daughters: Mrs. Howard (Betty) Senters of Burbourn, Mo. and Mrs. Martin (Barbara) Chambers of Pleasant Plains; 13 grand, five step-grand, ten great-grand, several step-great-grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews.; Preceded by three sisters, a grandson and a stepgrandson.

RATLIFF, F. Harold; b: 26 Jan 1906, Morgan Co., IL; d: 28 Aug 1988; Beardstown, IL; Bu: Yatesville Cemetery; M: Ersle Briney on 20 Sep 1933 in Havana, IL; FA: William Elmer Ratliff; MO: Anna Willett; Resident of Ashland, IL; Survived by his wife; two daughters: Mrs. Howard (Betty) Senters of Bourbon, Mo. and Mrs. Martin (Barbara Chambers of Pleasant Plains; two sons: James W. of Lafayette, Ind. and Darrell E. of Irving, Tex.; 13 grand, 5 step-grand, 10 great-grand and several step-great-grandchildren; one sister: Mrs. Ellen McNeely of Jacksonville and one niece.; Preceded by his parents; two sisters; one brother; one grandson; and one step-grandson.

RATLIFF, Gertha B. (Berry); b: 4 Dec 1886, Literberry, IL; d: 3 Apr 1979, Elgin, IL (Mary Margaret Nursing Home); Bu: Arcadia Cemetery; M: Alfonzo Ratliff on 24 Dec 1904; FA: Charles Berry; MO: Abagai1 Wight; Husband preceded in death in 1958.; A former resident of Literberry.; Survived by these grandchildren: Albert Chapman of Geneva, Russell Chapman of Batavia, George Beavers of Corpus Christi, Tex. and Norma Jean Slinker of Aurora; ten great-grand and three great-great-grandchildren.; Preceded by her three children: Ray A. Ratliff, Blanche L. Johnson and Alma C. Chapman.

RATLIFF, Hailey Nicole; b: 6 Jul 1988, Springfield, IL; d: 7 Jul 1988; Springfield, IL (St. John's Hosp); Bu: Pine Tree Cemetery, Patterson, IL; FA: Mark Ratliff; MO: Lisa A. Million; Parents are residents of Ashland, IL; Survived by her parents; her grandparents: Larry and Sharlie Million of Ashland and George and Mary Ann Ratliff of Virginia; and great-grandparents: Charles and Ann McGee and Harold and Helen Million, all of Roodhouse, Anna H. Barrett of Virginia and Howard W. Barrett of Jacksonville.

RATLIFF, Inez M. (Gueder); b: 8 Nov 1902 Cass County, IL.; d: 9 Dec 1983, Springfield, IL. (St. John's Hosp); Bu: Ashland City Cemetery; M: Carl A. Ratliff, Sr. in 1925 in Petersburg, IL; FA: Charles Gueder; A resident of Ashland, IL; Survived by her husband and the following children: Mrs. Harold (Eula) Winner of Ashland, Mrs. Clarence (Helen) Yancy of Spring:field, Mrs. Alvin (Mildred) Woodrum of Winchester, Mrs. David (Margaret) Mentgen of Orlando, Fla., Carl Ratliff, Jr. of Detroit, and William Ratliff of Ashland; 22 grand and 20-great grandchildren.; Preceded in death by a daughter, a son, four sisters and two brothers.

RATLIFF, Irene (Farmer); b: 8 Apr 1914, near Waverly, IL.; d: 8 Sep 1986, Springfield, IL. (Memorial Med Cntr); Bu: Waverly Cemetery; M: Raymond Ratliff on 6 Jun 1956 ; FA: Edward Farmer; MO: Myrtle Colvin; Resident of Waverly, IL; Survived by her husband; a daughter: Doris Tannahill of O'Fallon, Mo.; a son: Ray Edward of Charlotte, N.C.; four step-sons: Larry Ratliff of Chatham, Raymond Jr., Kenneth E. and Ronald G. Ratliff, all of Phoenix, Ariz.; two sisters: Opal Riker of Virden and Helen Harris of Jacksonville; a brother: Marvin Farmer of Springfield; 24 grand and 19 great-grandchildren.

RATLIFF, Opal Mae (Farmer); b: 4 Apr 1910, Waverly, IL; d: 29 Apr 1993, Jacksonville, IL(Passavant Hosp); Bu: East Cemetery, Waverly, IL; M: Raymond Ratliff on 11 Mar 1987; FA: Edward W. Farmer; MO: Myrtle Belle Colvin; Husband preceded in death 1 Feb 1992.; Resident of Waverly, IL.; Survived by one brother: Marvin Farmer of Springfield; one sister: Helen Harris of Jacksonville; and several nieces and nephews.; Preceded by one sister: Irene Ratliff.

RATLIFF, Raymond E.; b: 23 Jan 1910, Mt. Sterling, Ky.; d: 1 Feb 1992, Waverly, IL; Bu: East Cemetery, Waverly, IL; M: 1) Irene Farmer in 1954; 2) Opal Farmer in 1987; FA: Raymond Caleb Ratliff; MO: Mary White; 1st wife died in 1986.; Resident of Waverly, IL; Army Vet.; Survived by his wife; five sons: Larry of Chatham, Kenneth of Phoenix, Ariz., Raymond Jr. of Glendale, Ariz., Ronald of Glendale, Ariz. and Ray of Mt.Holly, NC; one daughter Doris Tannahill of QFallon,Mo.; three sisters: Alberta Woods of Hamilton, Ohio, Eileen Hudson of Toledo, 0hio and Lois Hammerly of North Carolina; 25 grand and numerous greatgrandchildren.; Preceded by nine brothers and two sisters.

RATTLER, LaKeysha Decole; b: 20 Oct 1984, Jacksonville, IL; d: 8 Jun 1992, Jacksonville, IL; Bu: East Cemetry, Jacksonville, IL; FA: Curtis Earle Coleman; MO: Bertha Rattler Johnson; Resident of 504 Hardin Ave., Jacksonville, IL; Survived by her mother of Jacksonville; her father of East St. Louis; one sister: LaShawna Rattler of Jacksonville; her grandparents: R. P. and Debra Rattler of Clarksdale, Miss., Mrs. Willie S. Rattler of Jacksonville and Mary and Henry Coleman of East St. Louis; and her great grandparents: Mary Rattler of Jacksonville, Lottie Sims of Chicago and Elizah Sims of Crenshaw, Miss.

RATTLER, Morris Junior; b: 25 Mar 1951, Crenshaw, Miss.; d: 22 Feb 1994, Springfield, IL (St. John's Hosp); Bu: East Cemetery, Jacksonville, IL; FA: Jim Ed Stewart; MO: Willie B. Rattler; Resident of Jacksonville.; Navy Vet.; Survived by one sister: Mrs. Bert (Loretta) Colbert of England; his maternal grandmother: Mary B. Rattler of Jacksonville; four nephews; and several aunts, uncles and cousins.; Preceded by his parents.

RATTS, Eugene Rev.; b: 12 Nov 1920, Casey, IL; d: 10 Jul 1993, Greenfield, IL.; Bu: Mt. Zion Cemetery, Mt. Zion, IL; M: 1) Virginia Burnett on 15 Mar 1947 in Marshall, IL. 2) Sandra L. Parsons on 4 Aug 1979 in Vanda1ia, IL; FA: Isaac Ellis Ratts; MO: Minnie Tague; 1st wife preceded in death 28 Feb 1978.; Resident of Greenfield, IL.; Survived by his wife; two sons: Michael Ratts of Springfield and the Rev. Richard Ratts of Jacksonville; four stepsons: Mark Parsons of Canton, Ohio, Robert Parsons of Massillon, Ohio, Michael Parsons of Canton, Ohio and Timothy Parsons of Navarre, Ohio; two grand, seven stepgrandchildren; and six sisters: Cecil Mumford of Casey, Marie Early of Shelbyville, Freda Yocom of Westervelt, Ruby Palmer of Cottonwood, Ariz., Pauline Chaney of Decatur and Sylvia White of Abingdon.; Preceded by one son: Donald Ratts; two brothers: Riley and Ralph Dean Ratts; and one sister: Stella Finney.

RAU, George J. Jr.; d: 6 Mar 1995, North St. Louis Co., Mo. (Glasgow Vi1lage); Bu: (Body donated to science); M: Edwina ; Resident of St. Louis, Mo.; WWII Vet.; Survived by his wife of St. Louis; four sons: Larry Rau of Jacksonville, Danny Rau of Columbia, Mo., Greg Rau of Farmington, Mo. and Mike Rau of St. Louis, Mo.; six grandchildren; a brother: Charles Rau of St. Louis, Mo.; and a sister: Helen Wegman of New Jersey.

RAUB, Elizabeth M. (Shelley); b: 27 Jun 1906, Virginia, IL.; d: 11 Apr 1983, Beardstown, IL. (Beardstown Hosp); Bu: Beardstown City Cemetery; M: Lewis H. Raub on 29 Sep 1923 in Hannibal, Mo.; FA: James H. Shelley; MO: Minnie Dyer; Husband died 12 Feb 1979.; Survived by one sister, Mrs. Allen (Helen) Mallicoat of Beardstown; one half-sister, Mrs. Sylvia Johnson of Orion; one half-brother, James Robert Shelley of Galesburg; and several nieces and nephews.; Preceded in death by one brother.

RAUB, Frances A. (Hardy); b: 8 Mar 1907, Beardstown, IL; d: 29 Feb 1996, Beardstown, IL. (Myers Nursing Home); Bu: City Cemetery, Beardstown, IL.; M: Melvin Raub on 22 Nov 1943 in Beardstown, IL.; FA: Lyman Hardy; MO: Bertha Treadway; Husband preceded in death in April, 1981.; Resident of Beardstown, IL.; Survived by one daughter: Vivian Wayman of Beardstown; one grandson; and three nieces.; Preceded by one brother; and one sister.

RAUB, Lewis H.; b: 15 Dee 1897, Brown Co., IL.; d: 12 Feb 1979. Beardstown, IL. (Hosp); Bu: Beardstown City Cemetery; M: Elizabeth Shelly on 29 Sep 1923 in Hannibal, Mo.; FA: Frank Raub; MO: Lizzie Wood;Resident of Beardstown, IL.; Survived by his wife; one brother: Melvin Raub of Beardstown; and one sister: Mrs. H. E. Morrow of Albuquerque, N.M.; and several nieces and nephews. Preceded by two sisters and one brother.

RAUB, Melvin V.; b: 17 Feb 1898, Brown Co., IL; d: 15 Apr 1981, Beardstown, IL (Myers Nursing Home); Bu: Beardstown City Cemetery; M: Frances Hardy on 22 Nov 1943 in Beardstown, IL.; FA: Frank Raub; MO: Lizzie Wood; Resident of Beardstown, IL; Survived by his wife; one daughter: Mrs. Vivian Wayman of Beardstown; one grandchild; a sister: Mrs. Flossie Morrow of Albuquerque, N.M.; Preceded by two sisters and two brothers.

RAUCH, Juanita Barber (Henderson); b: 15 Jun 1914, Burton, Mo.; d: 11 Feb 1992, Macomb, IL (Sprucewood Nursing Home); Bu: (Cremated); M: 1) Austin Raynard Barber in 1928; 2) John Furman Rauch on 11 Jun 1955 in Chicago, IL; FA: John Wesley Henderson; MO: Wilma Carroll; 1st husband died 26 Jun 1947; 2nd died 13 Apr 1977.; Survived by a son: George Warren Barber Sr. of Green Valley, Nev.; three daughters: Sally Fobert of Worth, Mrs. Ron (Marie) Henry of Glen Ellyn and Mrs. Don (Kay) Norton of Macomb; 16 grand and 25 greatgrandchildren; a sister: Mrs. Andy (Esther) Wheeler of West Valley, Utah; and two brothers: James Henderson of Moberly, Mo. and Robert Henderson of Kansas City, Mo.; Preceded by one son: Austin Raynard Barber Jr.; one grandson; two brothers; and three sisters.

RAUSCH, Clarence William; b: 6 Mar 1903, Meredosia, IL; d: 17 Apr 1976, Meredosia, IL; FA: Charles Rausch; MO: Sarah Hodges; Resident of Meredosia, IL; Survived by a sister: Mrs. Sam (Opal) Ruyle of Meredosia.; Preceded by a brother, Elmer, and a sister, Mrs. Alma DIckman.

RAUSCH, Gertrude Martha (Laughary); b: 1 Sep 1908, Concord, IL; d: 20 Nov 1989, Jacksonville, IL (Meline Manor Nursing Home); Bu: Oakland Cemetery, Meredosia, IL; M: Emerson Rausch on 6 Sep 1924 in Rushville, IL; FA: Sell Laughary; MO: Nora Smith; Husband preceded in death 26 Jun 1966.; Resident of Meredosia, IL; Survived by two daughters: Mrs. Robert (Wanda) VanHyning and Mrs. Bill (Odessa) Simon, both of Meredosia; a son: Ellis Dale Rausch of Jacksonville; a step-daughter: Loretta Smashey; five grand and six great-grandchildren.; Preceded by a son: Clyde Emerson; two brothers; and one sister.

RAUSCH, Romanda1e E.; b: 6 Jan 1920, Meredosia, IL.; d: 5 Dec 1987, Meredosia, IL; Bu: Trinity Lutheran Church Cemetery, east of Meredosia; FA: Edward Rausch; MO: Ada Ellen Russwinke1; Resident of Meredosia, IL; Survived by one sister: Mrs. Harry (Maxine) Magelitz of Bethel; and three nephews: David Magelitz of Jacksonville, Robert Magelitz of Bethel and Daniel Magelitz of Meredosia.

RAVEN, John; d: 25 Jan 1982, New York; Bu: New York; M: Marie Smith ; Survived by his wife (originally from the Jacksonville area); three children: Delores Mattera. Dennis Raven and John Coyde Raven; and three grandchildren. all of New York; several brothers and sisters in the Netherlands.; [Mrs. Raven has a brother: Clyde Smith; and one sister: Lavora Gray. both of Jacksonville.]

RAWE. Alice F. (Leonard); d: 1 Apr 1921, Edwardsville. IL.; d: 27 Sep 1985, Carro11ton. IL (Boyd Mem Hosp); Bu: [cremated]; M: 1) Andrew Cooney 2)Harold J. Rawe in 1944; FA: Frank Leonard; MO: Hannah Stickman; Resident of Carro11ton. IL; 1st husband preceded in death in 1943.; Survived by her husband; a daughter: Mrs. Leroy (Linda) Gilbert of Carro11ton; four sons: Andy Cooney of Chenoa, Michael Cooney of Peoria, Harold Rawe Jr. of Carro11ton and Daniel Rawe Sr. of Greenfield; 17 grandchildren; one great-granddaughter; three sisters: Cecilia Sakach of Oklahoma City, Ok1a, Gertrude Jane Cavitt of Gillespie and Mary Archibald of Texas; and a brother: Barney Leonard of Indiana.

RAWE, Agnes T. (Frank); b: 2 Aug 1908, Carro11ton, IL; d: 21 Jun 1993, Carrol1ton, IL; Bu: St. John's Cemetery, Carro11ton, IL.; M: Henry Rawe on 22 Nov 1933 in Carro11ton, IL; FA: Kilian Frank; MO: Anna Hirt; Husband preceded in death 29 Aug 1978.; Resident of Carro11ton, IL; Survived by two daughters: Elizabeth Ann Schwab of Jerseyville and Mary Agnes Rawe of Hazelwood, Mo.; two sons: Leonard Rawe of Carrollton and Paul Rawe of Columbia, Mo.; seven grand and three great-grandchildren; and one brother: Joseph Frank of Carrollton. Preceded by two sisters: Louise Pohlman and Anna Lake.

RAWE, Anna; b: 1 Jun 1903, Carrollton, IL; d: 7 Oct 1988, Carrollton, IL (Boyd Mem Hosp); Bu: St. John's Lutheran Church Cemetery, Carrollton, IL; FA: Herman J. Rawe; MO: Mary Hemmen; Resident of Carrol1ton, IL; Survived by two brothers: Henry H. and Bernard Rawe of Carrollton.; Preceded by three brothers: Francis, William and August.

RAWE, Charles P.; b: 20 Jan 1922, Greenfield, IL; d: 24 Jun 1978, Jacksonville, IL (Passavant Hosp); Bu: City Cemetery, Carrollton, IL; M: Violet Long on 22 Nov 1941 in St. Charles, Mo.; FA: Joseph Rawe; MO: Nellie Dorsey; Resident of R.R. 3, Carrollton, IL; WWII Vet.; Survived by his wife; two daughters: Mrs. James (Kathy) Huff Jr. of Carrollton and Mrs. Nancy Piper of Eldred; four sons: Ronald and Leonard D., both of Carrollton, and Donald and Glen, both of Jerseyville; eight grandchildren; a brother: Harold Sr. of Carrollton; and two sisters: Mrs. Helen Kinser of Greenfield and Mrs. Florence Balotti of Carlinville.

RAWE, Francis J.; b: 7 Feb 1912, Carro11ton, IL; d: 12 May 1986, Carro11ton, IL; Bu: [Remains donated to medical science]; M: Mary Lois Becker on 9 Jun 1945 in Carro11ton, IL; FA: Henry Rawe; MO: Lucy Se1horst; Resident of Carro11ton, IL; Survived by his wife; five daughters: Marilyn Rawe of St. Louis, Mo., Mrs. Yvonne Ralph of Springfield, Carmel Rawe of Carro11ton, Phy1is U1drich of Ear1ville, Iowa, and Kathleen Thien of Greenfield; four sons: Dennis of Lafayette, Ind., Kenneth of Carr-11ton, Martin of Hamel and Stephen of Canton, Mich.; 16 grandchildren; three sisters: Sister Ignatius Loyo1a O.P. and Sister Mary Bernard O. P., both of Springfield, and Sister Madonna Marie S.M. of St. Louis, Mo.; and two brothers: Fred Rawe and Leo Rawe, both of Carro11ton.

RAWE, Fred A.; b: 29 Jun 1906; d: 22 Dec 1994, White Hall, IL. (North American Nursing Home); Bu: St. John's Cemetery, Carrollton, IL.: M: Barbara Kuhnline on 3 Nov 1937 in Carrollton, IL; FA: Henry A. Rawe; MO: Lucy Selhorst; Resident of rural Carrollton, IL; Survived by his wife; three sons: John (wife, Bettie) Rawe of Lewisburg, Tenn., Jerry (wife, Michel Ie) Rawe and Michael Rawe, all of Jacksonville; ten daughters: Sister Lucy Rawe of St. Louis, Mo., Martha Rawe of Golden Beach, Ore., Mrs. Gary (Virginia) Bunde of Pensacola, Fla., Mrs. Don (Rita) Franklin of Manchester, Mrs. Greg (Margaret) Weeter of Houston, Tex., Mrs. John (Barbara) Staneff of Kent, Wash., Mrs Mike (Carol) Knisley of Greenfield, Mrs. John (Alice) Lucasey of Springfield, Mrs. Jeff (Theresa) Murray of Jerseyville and Mrs. Allen (Patricia) Maberry of Winchester; 21 grandchildren; one great-grandchild; and three sisters: Sister Mary Ignatius Loyola and Sister May Bernard, both of Springfield, and Sister Madonna Marie of St. Louis. Preceded by four brothers: John Henry Fracis and Leo Rawe.

RAWE, Harold J. Sr.; b: 19 Feb 1908, Greenfield, IL.; d: 15 Feb 1992, Carro11ton, IL. (Reisch Nursing Home); Bu: Oak Wood Cemetery, Greenfield, IL.; M: Alice Leonard Cooney in 1944; FA: Joseph Rawe; MO: Nellie Dorsey; Wife preceded in death in 1985.; Resident of Carrollton, IL.; Survived by two sons: Harold Jr. of Carrollton and Daniel Rawe Sr. of Greenfield; two stepsons: Andy Cooney of Stanford and Michael Cooney of Peoria; one daughter: Linda Gilbert of Carro11ton; 13 grand and five great-grandchildren; and one sister: Florence Balotti of Car1inville.; Preceded by two sisters: Helen Kinser and Lorene Booth, and one brother: Charles Rawe.

RAWE, Henry H.; b: 15 Jul 1900, Carro11ton, IL; d: 31 May 1992, Carrollton, IL (Boyd Mem Hosp); Bu: St. John's Catholic Church Cemetery, Carro11ton,IL; FA: Herman J. Rawe; MO: Mary Hemmen; Resident of Carro11ton, IL; Survived by one brother: Bernard of Carrollton; and several nieces and nephews.; Preceded by two sisters: Frances Brinker and Anna Rawe; and two brothers: William and August.

RAWE, Henry J.; b: 6 Mar 1904, Greene Co., IL.; d: 29 Aug 1978, Carro11ton, IL. (Boyd Hosp); Bu: St. John's Catholic Cemetery, Carro11ton, IL.; M: Agnes Frank on 22 Nov 1933; FA: Henry F. Rawe; MO: Lucy Se1horst; Resident of Route 1, Carro11ton, IL.; Survived by his wife; these children: Mrs. Martin (Elizabeth Ann) Schwab of Jerseyville, Mrs. Donald C. (Mary Agnes) Silkey of Hazelwood, Mo., Leonard of Carrollton and Paul of Clark, Mo.; eight grandchildren; these brothers and sisters: Fred, Leo and Francis, all of Carrollton, Sister Ignatius of Loyola, Chicago Heights, Sister Mary Bernard of Litchfield and Sister Madonna Marie of St. Louis, Mo.; Preceded by one brother and one sister.

RAWE, Ignatius Loyola; b: 8 Jul 1914, Carrollton, IL; d: 12 Mar 1995, Springfield, IL (Sacred Heart Convent); Bu: Calvary Cemetery, Springfield, IL; FA: Henry Rawe; MO: Lucy Selhorst; Resident of Springfield, IL; Survived by two sisters: Sister M. Bernard, O.P. of Springfield and Sister Madonna Marie, S.S.M., of St. Louis; and 29 nieces and nephews.; Preceded by five brothers: Father John, S. J., Henry, Fred, Francis and Leo; and one sister: Elizabeth, who died in infancy.

RAWE, Katherine Marie (Ehersmann); b: 12 Sep 1911, Carro11ton, IL; d: 6 May 1989, Carro11ton, IL (Reisch Mem Home); Bu: St. John's Cemetery, Carro11ton, IL; M: Leo A. Rawe on 30 Dec 1944 in Alton, IL; FA: John Joseph Ehersmann; MO: Regina Ahrens; Husband preceded in death 2 Sep 1988.; Resident of Carrollton, IL; Survived by a daughter: Janice Llewellyn of Rosewood Heights; two sons: Robert Rawe of Godfrey and David Rawe of Carrollton; four grandchildren; and one sister: Virginia Steed of St. Louis.

RAWE, Leo A.; b: 3 Oct 1908, Carrollton, IL; d: 2 Sep 1988, Carrollton, IL (Boyd Mem Hosp); Bu: St. John's Cemetery, Carrollton, IL; M: Katherine Ehersmann on 30 Dee 1944 in Alton. IL; FA: Henry A. Rawe; MO: Lucy Selhorst; Resident of the North American Health Care Center in White Hall; formerly of Carrollton, IL; Survived by his wife; one daughter: Janice Llewellyn of Rosewood Heights; two sons: Robert of Godfrey and David of Carrollton; four grandchildren; three sisters: Sister Ignatius Loyola of Springfield, Sister Mary Bernard of Springfield and Sister Madonna Marie of St. Louis; and one brother: Fred of Carrollton.; Preceded by an infant sister: Elizabeth; and three brothers: Father John Rawe, Henry J. Rawe and Francis Rawe.

RAWE, Leonard Dale; b: 5 Aug 1947, Litchfield, IL.; d: 29 Apr 1983, Carro11ton, IL. [Apparent self-inflicted gunshot wound]; Bu: Carro11ton City Cemetery; M: Beverley Hubner on 5 July 1969 in Eldred, IL.; FA: Charles T. Rawe; MO: Violet Long; Army Vet.; Survived by his wife; his mother, of Carrollton; a son: Dale T. Rawe, at home; two sisters: Mrs. Nancy Piper and Mrs. James C. (Kathy) Huff, both of Carrollton; three brothers: Ronald Rawe of Carroll ton and Donald Rawe and Glen Rawe, both of Jerseyville.

RAWLINGS, Adeline Rebecca ( Smith); b: 27 Nov 1890, Scottville, IL; d: 12 May 1984, Jacksonville, IL (Modern Care Nursing Home); Bu: Providence Cemetery; M: James E. Rawlings ; FA: John Y. Smith; MO: Mariah Fanning; Husband preceded in death in 1950.; Resident of 1516 S. Main, Jacksonville, IL; Survived by a son: J. Wendell Rawlings of Jacksonville; two daughters: Mrs. H. J. (Genevieve) Brown of Waverly and Mrs. Winona Lewis of Springfield; five grand and ten great-grandchildren; and a sister: Mrs. Jack (Mildred) Kennedy of Jacksonville. Preceded by four brothers and six sisters.

RAWLINGS, Alice E. (Fanning); b: 17 Mar 1906, Murrayville, IL.; d: 23 Jul 1987, Jacksonville, IL. (Modern Care Nursing Home); Bu: Sacred Heart Cemetery, Franklin, IL.; M: Carl A. Rawlings on 24 Apr 1924; FA: Harry Fanning; MO: Morna Crabtree; Husband preceded in death 29 Nov 1985.; Resident of Franklin, IL.; Survived by four daughters: Louise Fuller of Rosewell, N.M., Maryellen Hindah1 of Apache Junction, Ariz., Florence Evans of Pekin and Rita Hollingsworth of Logansport, Ind.; two sons: David Rawlings of Franklin and Harry Rawlings of Ft. Walton Beach, Fla.; one sister: Beulah Angelo of Washington; 31 grand and 28 great grandchildren.; Preceded by one daughter: Peggy Elmore; a sister: Georgia Mutmann; and one grandchild.

RAWLINGS, Carl A.; b: 19 Dec 1897, Franklin, IL.; d: 29 Nov 1985, Jacksonville, IL. (Passavant Hosp); Bu: Sacred Heart Cemetery, Franklin, IL.; M: Alice E. Fanning on 24 Apr 1924; FA: Henry E. Rawlings; MO: Mary Henrietta Younker; Resident of R.R. 1, Franklin, IL.; Survived by his wife; two sons: David of Franklin and Harry of Ft. Walton Beach, Fla.; five daughters: Louise Fuller of Roswell, N.M., Mary Ellen Hindah1 of Apache Junction, Ariz., Florence A. Evans of Pekin, Anna C. "Peggy" Elmore of Monticello and Rita F. Hollingsworth of Kokomo, Ind.; 31 grand and 26 greatgrandchildren.; Preceded by three brothers and one grandchild.

RAWLINGS, Clara W. (Wehner); b: 29 Aug 1906, Havana, IL; d: 16 Jan 1987, Jacksonville, IL (Passavant Hosp); Bu: Providence Cemetery, Franklin, IL; M: J. Wendell Rawlings on Sep, 1948 in Joliet, IL; FA: John H. Wehner; MO: Melinda Hasendorff; Resident of 873 Grove, Jacksonville, IL; Survived by her husband; several nieces and nephews.; Preceded by two brothers and one sister.

RAWLINGS, F. Russel; b: 19 Jul 1905, Los Angeles, Calif.; d: 29 May 1989, Jacksonville, IL (Passavant Hosp); Bu: Diamond Grove Cemetery; M: Lucille Jones on 18 Jun 1930 in Springfield, IL; FA: Bert Rawlings; MO: Ida Scholfield; Resident of 1725 S. East St., Jacksonville, IL; Survived by his wife; a son: Robert of Rockaway, N.J.; a grandson: Richard Rawlings of Dover, N.J.; a granddaughter: Diane Sutphen of Clearwater, Fla.; two great-grandchildren; and a brother: Donald S. Rawlings of Waverly.; Preceded by two brothers: John and Kenneth.

RAWLINGS, Frank G.; b: 6 Sep 1887, Roodhouse, IL.; d: 9 Sep 1987, White Hall, IL. (N. American Nursing Home); Bu: Maple Hill Cemetery, Fairfield, IL.; M: Laura Simms on 6 Feb 1915 ; FA: Henry C. Rawlings; MO: Lelia Halbert; Wife preceded in death 23 Sep 1937.; Resident of Roodhouse, IL.; Survived by two daughters: Doris Schmidt of St. Louis and Roberta Merhoff of Roodhouse; nine grand, 20 great-grand, 8 step great-grandchildren.; Preceded by an infant daughter: Virginia; a brother: Halbert; a sister: Jennie Walker; and an infant sister.

RAWLINGS, Howard; b: 5 Feb 1917, Jacksonville, IL; d: 29 May 1996, Escondido, Calif.; Bu: (Cremated); M: Melba ; FA: Howard E. Rawlings; MO: Alberta G. ;Resident of Escondido, Calif.; formerly of J'ville.; Survived by one son: Ronald Rawlings of Fresno, Calif.; two daughters: Sandra Ginther of Escondido, Calif. and Shirley Linton of Temecula, Calif.; one brother: James A. Rawlings of Jacksonville; seven grand and five great-grandchildren.

RAWLINGS, Hoyt; b: 8 Apr 1906, Jacksonville, IL.; d: 8 Oct 1983, Ojai, Calif.; Bu: Ojai, Calif.; M: Jean ; FA: John A. Rawlings; MO: Emma Hoyt; Surviving are his wife; two daughters: Ellen Brainard of New Haven, Conn.; and Kathleen White of Ojai; a sister: Emily Hughes of Kailua, Hawaii; a brother: Charles of Treasure Island, Fla; five grandchildren; and three cousins: Mildred T. Leahy of Springfield and Emmerson Thornley and Richard Thornley of Ashland.; Preceded in death by two Brothers.

RAWLINGS, John Forrest; b: 17 Jul 1909, Franklin, IL; d: 17 Apr 1984; Champaign, IL. (Mercy Hosp); Bu: Memorial Lawn Cemetery, Jacksonville, IL; M: Gertrude Oxley on 5 Jun 1931 in Franklin, IL.; FA: Bert F. Rawlings; MO: Ida Scholfield; Resident of Blooming, IL.; formerly of Franklin, IL; WWII Vet.; Survived by his wife; two sons: Gary L. Rawlings of Howe, Ind. and Richard B. Rawlings of Champaign; three brothers: Russell Rawlings of Jacksonville, Kenneth Rawlings of Leavenworth, Kan. and Donald Rawlings of Waverly; and two grandsons.

RAWLINGS, J. W. "Bill"; d: 8 Feb 1977, Hannibal, Mo.; Bu: Beardstown Cemetery; M: Rose Overhake; Resident of Beardstown; formerly of Merritt, IL; Survived by his wife; and two children: Marjorie Whitelock and William, Jr.; two grandchildren, all of Hannibal.

RAWLINGS, J. Wendell; b: 21 Mar 1909, Jacksonville, IL; d: 2 Jan 1990, Jacksonville, IL (Barton Stone Home); Bu: Providence Cemetery, near Franklin, IL; M: Clara Wehner in Sep 1948 at Joliet, IL; FA: James E. Rawlings; MO: Rebecca Adeline Smith; Wife preceded in death 16 Jan 1987.; A former resident of 20 Newland Lane, Jacksonville, IL; Survived by two sisters: Winona Lewis of Springfield and Genevieve Brown of Waverly; three nieces: Rebecca Linney of Ogunquit, Maine, Rowena Gerber of Bal Harbour, Fla. and Ronda Dill of Waverly; and two nephews: Ronald J. Brown and Rodney H. Brown, both of Waverly.

RAWLINGS, Kenneth T.; b: 5 Oct 1906, Durbin community, Morgan Co., IL; d: 16 Sep 1984, Kansas City, Kansas (Bethany Hosp); Bu: Kansas; M: 1) Faye Foster 2) Lottie Textor; FA: Bert Rawlings MO: Ida ; Resident of Leavenworth, Kans. 1st wife preceded in death.; Survived by his wife; a son: James Rawlings of Atlanta, Ga.; a daughter: Carol NySmith of Reston, Va.; three grandchildren; two brothers: Russell Rawlings of Jacksonville and Donald Rawlings of Waverly; and several nieces and nephews.; Preceded in death by a brother, John.

RAWLINGS, Laurence Sylvester "Bill"; b: 26 Sep 1903, Franklin, IL; d: 27 Apr 1981, Jacksonville, IL (Modern Care Nursing Home); Bu: Calvary Cemetery, Jacksonville, IL; M: Mary Sluder on 8 Mar 1945; FA: Henry Rawlings; MO: Mary Henrietta Yonker; Resident of 413 Melrose Dr., Jacksonville, IL; WWII Vet.; Wife preceded in death 3 July, 1978.; Survived by a brother: Carl of Franklin; and several nieces and nephews.

RAWLINGS, Lena R. (Hinman); b: 22 Mar 1903, Scottville, IL; d: 25 Jun 1987, Jacksonville, IL (Passavant Hosp); Bu: Franklin Cemetery; M: Stanley Rawlings on 17 Jun 1923 ; FA: Alva Hinman; MO: Ellen Fanning; Husband preceded in death 5 Feb 1976.; Resident of 1319 Tendick, Aprt 4, Jacksonville, IL; Survived by a son: James Rawlings of rural Jacksonville; a daughter: Mrs. Howard (Norma) Hart of Springfield; four grand and nine great-grandchildren.; Preceded by several brothers and sisters.

RAWLINGS, Leora C. (Timberman); b: 18 Sep 1883, Meredosia, IL.; d: 2 Jul 1977, Jacksonville, IL. (Convalescent Ctr); Bu: Providence Cemetery, southeast of Jacksonville; M: Albert Rawlings in 1905; FA: Ray Timberman; MO: Drucilla Cowles; Husband preceded in death.; A former resident of 635 North East, Jacksonville, IL; Survived by a son: Clark of Mountain Home, Ark.; a brother: Paul Gilbert of Jacksonville; and a grandson: Albert of Mountain Home, Ark.; Preceded by a brother: Raymond Timberman of Colorado.

RAWLINGS, Lucille (Jones); b: 4 Apr 1902, Murrayville, IL; d: 14 Jan 1992, Jacksonville, IL (Passavant Hosp); Bu: Diamond Grove Cemetery; M: Russell Rawlings on 18 Jun 1930 in Springfield, IL; FA: Oliver Jones; MO: Etta Park; Husband preceded in death 29 May 1989.; Resident of 1725 S. East 5t., Jacksonville, IL; Survived by one son: Robert of Dallas, Tex.; two grand and four great-grandchildren.

RAWLINGS, Mary E. (Sluder); b: 2 Sep 1912, Jacksonville, IL.; d: 30 Jun 1978, Jacksonville, IL. (Norris Hosp); Bu: Calvary Cemetery, Jacksonville, IL.; M: Laurence Rawlings on 8 Mar 1945; FA: Charles Sluder; MO: Bertha Spreen; Resident of 413 Melrose Dr., Jacksonville, IL.; Survived by her husband; two sisters: Mabel Craddock and a twin: Helen Crow, both of Jacksonville; two nephews; and a niece.

RAWLINGS, Pearl U. (Fernstrom); b: 15 Jul 1919, Cleburn, Kans.; d: 16 May 1986, Jacksonville, IL (Passavant Hosp); Bu: Diamond Grove Cemetery; M: Robert M. Rawlings Sr. on l2 Jun 1938 in Cleburn, Kans.; FA: Carl Fernstrom; MO: Alma Reed; Resident of 325 W. State, Jacksonville, IL; Survived by her husband; two daughters: Mrs. Gary (Nancy D.) Potter and Mrs. Gerald (Rebecca R.) Fuhrman, both of Jacksonville; a son: Robert M. Rawlings Jr. of rural Murrayville; nine grand and two greatgrandchildren; a half-sister: Mrs. Hazel Lane of Leonard ville, Kans.; Preceded by two half-brothers and a half-sister.

RAWLINGS, Stanley I.; b: 17 Oct 1898, Durbin, IL. area, west of Franklin, IL.; d: 5 Feb 1976, Jacksonville, IL. (Passavant Hosp); M: Lena Hinman on 17 Jun 1923; FA: James Rawlings; MO: Isabel Smith; Resident of Scottville, IL; Survived by his wife; a son: James of Bluffs; a daughter: Mrs. Howard (Norma) Hart of Springfield; a brother: Wayne of San Rafael, Calif,; and two sisters: Mrs. Ruby Smay and Mrs. Lena Berry, both of Mindsay, Calif.; four grandchildren and a great grandchild.

RAWLINGS, Velma L. (Chapman); b: 13 May 1903, Modesto, II,; d: 14 Jul 1990, West Burlington, Ia.; Bu: Oak Grove Cemetery, Modesto, Ia,; FA: Robert Chapman; MO: Mina Alderson; Resident of 405 Longmeadow Dr., West Burling, Ia; formerly of the Franklin, IL. area.; Survived by a son: Russell Chapman Rawlings of West Burlington; two daughters: Mrs. Paul (Omina Rae) Askew of West Burlington and Mrs. Harold (Lucretia) Reid of Burlington, Ia.; 12 grand and 21 great-grandchildren; and several area relatives.

RAWLINS, Etta Luella (Dyche); b: 26 Jan 1898, near Bath, IL; d: 22 Mar 1977, Beardstown, IL; M: Olin T. Rawlins on 14 Feb 1918 in Beardstown, IL; FA: William Dyche; MO: Sophia Catherine Reining; Husband preceded in death 13 July, 1970.; Resident of 500 West 7th St., Beardstwon, IL; Survived by two sons: Melvin and Kenneth W., both of Beardstown; a daughter: Mrs. Leonard (Doris) Knorr of Joliet; two sisters: Mrs. Arthur (Amy) Miller and Mrs. Herman (Bessie) Treadway, both of Beardstwon; six grand and 12 great-grandchildren.; Preceded by three brothers and a sister.

RAWLINS, Florence M. (Dunn); b: 20 Oct 1906, Great Bend, Kans.; d: 25 Oct 1989, rural Roodhouse, IL; Bu: Memory Lawn Cemetery, Phoenix, Ariz.; M: Eugene C. Rawlins on 26 Jun 1965 in Roodhouse, IL; FA: George Washington Dunn; MO: Ida May Converse; Resident of R.R. 3, Roodhouse, IL; Survived by her husband; two step-daughters: Mrs. Charles (Louise) Buhlig of Roodhouse and Mrs. Robert (Karen) Lane of Clarksville, Ind.; six stepgrandchildren; and a sister: Leora E. Campbell of Phoenix, Ariz.; Preceded by a brother: George; and four sisters: Mildred, Helen, Blanche Mawson and Muriel Thompson.

RAWLINS, Joe Charles; b: 3 Nov 1909, Roodhouse, IL; d: 8 May 1982, West Lake Village, Calif.; Bu: [Cremated]; M: Lonnie Beth ; FA: Dr. Elbert V. Rawlins; MO: Mary Crist; Resident of West Lake Village, Calif.; Survived by his wife; one daughter: Ruth; and two grandchildren, all of California; one brother: Carl V. Rawlins of Bartlesville, Okla.; as well as several cousins in Greene and Morgan counties.

RAWLINS, Kenneth "K.W."; b: 7 Mar 1919, Hagener, IL; d: 18 Oct 1987, Springfield, IL (St. John's Hosp); Bu: Black Oak Cemetery, near Beardstown, IL; M: Nina Knippenberg on 4 Nov 1943 in Beardstown, IL; FA: Olin Rawlins; MO: Etta Dyche; Resident of rural Arenzville, IL; Survived by his wife; one son: Timothy of Beardstown; one brother: Melvin of Beardstown; one sister: Mrs. Doris Knorr of Punta Gorda, Fla.; one granddaughter; and several nieces and nephews.

RAWSON, Charles S.; b: 2 Feb 1930, Huntsville Township, IL.; d: 11 Aug 1981, Rushville, IL. (Culbertson Hosp); Bu: [Services at Worthington Funeral Home, Rushville]; M: Faye H. Parrotte on 8 Nov 1953 in Rushville, IL.; FA: Earl C. Rawson; MO: Mabel Baley; Resident of Rushville, IL; U.S. Army Vet.; Surviving are his wife; two sisters: Mrs. Mary Hale of La Praieir and Mrs. Ruth DeGroot of Quincy; one brother, E. Wayne Rawson of Hyattsville, Md.; numerous nieces and nephews. Preceded in death by one infant son.

RAY, Alice M. (Fitzsimons); b: 15 Mar 1912, Brown Co., IL; d: 17 Nov 1987, Quincy, IL (St. Mary Hosp); Bu: Mt. Sterling Catholic Cemetery; M: Bowe Ray on 11 May 1933 in Mt. Sterling, IL; FA: Thomas Fitzsimons; MO: Margaret Bordenkircher; Husband preceded in death 29 May 1952.; Resident of Mt. Sterling, IL; Survived by a son: Thomas B. of Pittsfield; a daughter: Mrs. Lyle (Janette) Wegs of Quincy; one brother: Harold of Mt. Sterling; four grand and four great grandchildren.; Preceded by three sisters.

RAY, Cecil C.; b: 24 Jun 1906, Virginia, IL.; d: 22 Jun 1985, Springfield, IL. (Memorial Med Cntr); Bu: Walnut Ridge Cemetery, Virginia, IL.; M: Olga Smith in 1942 in Arkansas; FA: Roy Ray; MO: Jessie Kikenda11; Resident of Virginia, IL.; Survived by his wife of Virginia; one stepson: Don Hixon of Springfield; one sister: Mrs. Robert (Jessie) Fox of Virginia; and four step-grandchildren. Preceded by four brothers and two sisters.

RAY, Dean H.; b: 6 May 1928, Eldred, IL.; d: 25 Nov 1983, Carrollton, IL. (Boyd Memorial Hosp); Bu: Richwood Cemetery, west of Carrollton, IL.; M: Dorothy Varble in 1967 in White Hall, IL.; FA: Charles Ray; MO: Cliffie Hermens; Resident of Carro1lton, IL; Survived by his wife; a daughter: Mrs. Archie (Marie) Coonrod of Jerseyville; and a son: Kenneth Ray of Carrollton; one granddaughter; two sisters: Mrs. James (Bobby) Ivers and Mrs. George (Bessie) Varble, both of Eldred.

RAY, Edna (Schaaf); b: 13 Nov 1905, near Fie1don, IL; d: 18 Jul 1994, Jerseyville, IL (Jersey Hosp); Bu: Fie1don Cemetery, Fie1don, IL; M: Howard Ray on 7 Sep 1935 in Alton, IL; FA: Charles Richard; MO: Sophia Young; Husband preceded in death 1 Jan 1986.; Resident of Carro11ton, IL; Survived by nieces and nephews.; Preceded by two sisters: Stella Driver and Carrie Spriggs.

RAY, Eva M. (Bowe); b: 23 Jan 1886, Brown Co., IL.; d: 23 Jul 1976, Mt. Sterling, IL. (Modern Manor Nursing Home); Bu: Mt. Sterling Catholic Cemetery; M: Fred G. Ray in 1905; FA: Thomas Bowe; MO: Margaret Costello; Husband preceded in death 25 Jun 1976.; Resident of Mt. Sterling, IL.; Survived by three children: Francis and Hallett, both of Mt. Sterling, and Mrs. Corrine Sunder of St. Louis; 13 grand, 37 great-grandchildren and one great great-grandchild; and a sister, who is the last surviving member of the immediate family, Mrs. Regina DeVoy of Jacksonville.; Preceded by a son, Bowe; and a sister.

RAY, Frances (Craigmile); b: 22 May 1922, Peoria, IL; d: 31 Dee 1978, Ft. Atkinson, Wisc. (Memorial Hosp); Bu: Carrollton City Cemetery, Carro11ton, IL; M: Glenn V. Ray; FA: Truman Craigmi1e; MO: Minnie Hunt; Resident of Whitewater, Wisc.; Survived by her parents of Mt. Dora, Florida; her husband and son: Joe T. Ray, both of Madison, Wisc.; and a daughter: Mrs. Glynn Hazlett of Hudson, Mich.; and five grandchildren.

RAY, Fred G.; b: 9 Oct 1882, Brown Co., IL; d: 25 Jun 1976, Mt. Sterling, IL (Modern Manor Nursing Home); Bu: Mt. Sterling Catholic Cemetery; M: Eva M. Bowe on 19 Jun 1905; FA: Van Ray; MO: Elizabeth Bates; Resident of Modern Manor Nursing Home, Mt. Sterling, IL and formerly of Mt. Sterling.; Survived by two sons: Francis D. Ray and Hallet E. Ray, both of Mt. Sterling; a daughter: Mrs. Corrine Sunder of St. Louis; a sister: Mrs. John Walters of Galesburg; 11 grand, 31 great-grandchildren and a greatgreat-grandchild.; Preceded in death by a son, three brothers and four sisters.

RAY, Hallett E.; b: 1 Apr 1913, Cooperstown, IL, d: 11 May 1984, Rushville, IL (Culbertson Hosp); Bu: Mt. Sterling Catholic Cemetery; M: Kathryn M. Logsdon on 31 Dec 1924 in Mt. Sterling, IL; FA: Fred Ray; MO: Eva Bowe; Resident of 317 W. Chestnut St., Mt. Sterling, IL; WWII Vet.; Surviving are his wife; three daughters: Donna Powell of Roodhouse, Mrs. David (Dorothy) Mayfield of Ursa and Mrs. Richard (Marilyn) Kramberg of Mt. Sterling; a son: Senior Master Sgt. Van Ray of Bitburg Air Base, West Germany; a brother: Francis Ray of Mt. Sterling; a sister: Mrs. Corrine Sunder of St. Louis; 21 grand and 12 great-grandchildren.

RAY, Helen M. (Stuhmer); b: 27 Sep 1918, Chandlerville, IL; d: 19 Mar 1986, Canton, IL (Graham Hosp); Bu: Kilbourne Cemetery, Kilbourne, IL; M: Leroy Matthew Ray on 28 Nov 1935 in Chandlerville, IL; FA: John M. Stuhmer; MO: Theda Jelkin; Husband preceded in death 22 Jun 1982.; Resident of Lewistown, IL; Survived by two daughters: Mrs. Wendell (Betty) Good of Morton and Mrs. Larry (Ruth) Snider of Homestead, Fla.; six grandchildren; a brother: George Stuhmer of Chandlerville; two sisters: Mrs. Lena Workman of Beardstown and Mrs. Dora Lane of Hillview.

RAY, Howard; b: 28 Sep 1904, Greene Co.. IL.; d: 1 Jan 1986, Carro11ton. IL. (Boyd Mem Hosp); Bu: Fie1don Cemetery; M: Edna Schaaf on 7 Sep 1935 in Alton. IL.; FA: Sherman Ray; MO: Louise Fischer; Resident of Carro11ton. IL.; Survived by his wife; and one brother: William Ray of White Hall.

RAY, Irma J. (Jones); b: 8 Oct 1906, Schuyler Co., IL.; d: 26 Apr 1990, Rushville, IL. (Culbertson Mem Hosp); Bu: Astoria Cemetery, Astoria, IL.; M: Wilmer Ray on 27 Feb 1927 in Rushville, IL.; FA: William J. Jones; MO: Ada E. Rockwell; Husband preceded in death 22 Jan 1986.; Resident of Rushville, IL; Survived by two grandchildren; two stepgrandchildren; two great-grandchildren; four great-greatgrandchildren; a brother: William R. Jones of LaGrande, Ore.; and a sister: Shirley Rittenhouse of Rushville.; Preceded by a son: Jack.

RAY, J. Vincent "Tom"; b: 20 Jun 1904, Fulton Co., IL; d: 23 Mar 1986, Astoria, IL; Bu: Astoria City Cemetery; M: Ers1e Thomas on 25 Dec 1928 in Rushville, IL; FA: John N. Ray; MO: Millie Fisher; Resident of Astoria, IL; Survived by his wife; two daughters: Norma Sue Lindsey and Marianne Johnson, both of Astoria; two brothers: Winter J. Ray of Rushville and Clinton "Jim" Ray of Astoria; one sister: Mrs. Doane (Mabel) Prone of Rushville; six grand and four great-grandchildren. Preceded by one infant daughter and one brother.

RAY, Julia; b: 1 Sep 1909, Bluffs, IL.; d: 2 Apr 1982, Jacksonville, IL. (Passavant Hosp); FA: Harry Ray; MO: Anna Green; Resident of Bluffs, IL; Surviving are two sisters: Mrs. Elizabeth Beauchamp of Meredosia and Mrs. Corrine Foross of St. Joseph, Mo.; two nephews, Duane Beauchamp of Meredosia and Marvin Beauchamp of Plano; one niece, Mrs. John (Jean) Thompson of Norfolk, Va.; Preceded in death by one brother.

RAY, Leroy Matthew; b: 15 Dec 1908, Chand1erville, IL.; d: 22 Jun 1982, Kilbourne, IL.; Bu: Kilbourne Cemetery; M: Helen Stuhmer on 28 Nov 1935 in Chand1erville, IL.; FA: John Riley Ray; MO: Le1a Mae Breeden; Surviving are his wife; two daughters: Mrs. Betty Good of Morton and Mrs. Ruth Snider of Victorville, Calif.; six grandchildren; a sister: Mrs. Ollie Carpenter of Havana,

RAY, Louise (Busen); b: 3 Dec 1913, Brown Co., IL; d: 30 Mar 1978, Rock Island, IL (Franciscan Hosp); Bu: Catholic Cemetery, Mt. Sterling, IL; M: Wendell Ray on 27 Sep 1941 in Mt. Sterling, IL; FA: George Busen; MO: Florence McEntee; Resident of Rock Island; formerly of Brown Co.; Survived by her husband; a daughter: Mrs. Stewart (Beverly) Merdian of Cuba; two brothers: Francis Busen of East Moline and James Busen of Mt. Sterling; three sisters: Mrs. Mary Ray and Mrs. Eleanor Davis, both of Mt. Sterling, and Mrs. Irene White of Jackson, Mo.; and two grandchildren.; Preceded by a brother.

RAY, Marvin R.; b: 22 Mar 1906, Berwick, IL; d: 6 May 1993, Jacksonville, IL (Barton Stone Nursing Home); Bu: Oak Lawn Memorial Gardens, Galesburg, IL.; M: Mary Katherine Kirkpatrick on 21 Mar 1930 in Galesburg, IL.; FA: Thomas Jefferson Ray; MO: Susan Murgatroyd; Resident of 220 E. Superior Ave., Jacksonville, IL; Survived by his wife; one son: Roger K. Ray of Spokane, Wash.; four grand and five great-grandchildren; two sisters: Mrs. Herman (Mabel) Johnson of Abingdon and Mrs. Gust (Florence) Berg of Berwick; and several nieces and nephews.; Preceded by two brothers and three sisters.

RAY, Olgar R. (Smith); b: 3 May 1915, Virginia, IL; d: 28 May 1991, Springfield, IL (Memorial Med Cntr); Bu: Walnut Ridge Cemetery, Virginia, IL; M: Cecil Clarence Ray in 1942 in Arkansas; FA: Denoy Smith; MO: Amanda Allen; Husband preceded in death 22 Jun 1985.; Resident of Clarkston Court Nursing Home, Springfield, IL; formerly of Virginia, IL; Survived by one son: Don Hixon of Springfield; four grandchildren; three brothers: Lloyd and Allen Smith, both of Virginia; and her twin: Ray Smith of Seattle, Wash.; one sister: Mary Stuckey of San Diego, Calif.; Preceded by a sister: Beulah Bell; and five brothers: Roy, Raymond, Paul, Lyle and Walter Smith.

RAY, Rex E.; b: 3 Nov 1916, Versailles, IL; D: 21 Nov 1985, Peoria, IL (Methodist Hosp); Bu: Versailles West Side Cemetery; M: Mildred R. Steiner on 24 Jun 1944 in Indianapolis, Ind.; MO: Jennie Ray Schodt; WWII Vet.; Survived by his wife; a stepson: Paul Rosson of San Antonio, Texas; a sister: Mrs. Doris Pingleton of Bloomington; seven grand and five great-grandchildren.

RAY, Velma A. (Friend); d: 2 Sep 1978, Petersburg, IL (Menard Nursing Home); Bu: Laurel Hill Cemetery, Havana, IL; M: Oral Ray; Resident of Havana; formerly of Chandlerville.; Survived by a son: Orlen of Orange, Calif.; a daughter: Mrs. Elnora Cealka of South Bend, Indiana; a sister: Mrs. Aletha Gurnsey of Havana; and two brothers: Adrian Friend of Havana and William Friend of Topeka.; Husband preceded in death 30 Aug 1960.

RAY, William E.; b: 17 Oct 1890, Greene Co., IL.; d: 29 Oct 1986, White Hall, IL. (North American Nursing Home); Bu: Richwood Cemetery, west of Carro11ton, IL.; M: Effie M. Haddock on 21 Jun 1914; FA: Sherman Ray; MO: Louise Fischer; Wife preceded in death 22 Dec 1975.; Resident of Carro11ton, IL.; Survived by one daughter: Mrs. Daniel (Marvelle) Stringer of Pulaski; one son: Gordon Ray of Winchester; five grand and three great-grandchildren.

RAY, Winter J.; b: 31 Oct 1895, Fulton Co., IL.; d: 16 Nov 1992, Rushville, IL. (Culbertson Hosp); Bu: Astoria Cemetery; M: Mary Ellen Rose on 23 Mar 1959 in Astoria, IL.; FA: John N. Ray; MO: Nellie Jane Fisher; Wife preceded in death 11 Feb 1970.; Resident of Rushville, IL.; WWI Army Vet.; Survived by one brother: Clinton F. "Jim" Ray of Astoria; one sister: Mrs. Doane "Mabel" Trone of Rushville; and numerous nieces and nephews.; Preceded by two brothers.

RAYBORN, Edna M. (Walker); b: 19 May 1912, Pleasant View, IL; d: 2 Jun 1991, Rushville, IL (Culbertson Mem Hosp); Bu: Rushville City Cemetery; M: Lawrence Rayborn in 1939; FA: William Walker; MO: Alta Moorehead; Husband preceded in death in 1950.; Resident of Beardstown; formerly of Rushville.; Survived by one sister: Verna Haber of Beardstown; one brother: W. L. Walker of Leachville, Ark.; and several nieces and nephews.; Preceded by one brother: Charles W. Walker; three sisters: Helen Wisecup, Dorothy Lung and Mary Frances Walker.

RAYBORN, Harold E.; b: 26 Jan 1923, Frederick, IL.; d: 30 Sep 1995, Rock Island, IL. (Laurelwood Nursing Home); FA: Frank Rayborn; MO: Minnie Spillers; Survived by two daughters: Mrs. Gary (Gale Lynn) Melton of Rock Island and Robin Rayborn of Mesa, Ariz.; two granddaughters; one sister: Mrs. Ace (Betty) Dupoy of Frederick.; Preceded by two brothers and three sisters.

RAYBORN, James M.; b: 7 Dec 1977, Elgin, IL.; d: 13 Jul 1996, Dade City, Fla.; Bu: Floral Memory Gardens, Dade City, Fla.; FA: Joseph Rayborn; MO: Marlene ; Resident of Dade City, Fla.; Survived by his parents; two brothers: Darren (wife, Jeannie) Rayborn of San Antonio, Fla. and John (wife, Jo-Anne) Rayborn of Biloxi, Miss.; and aunts and uncles: Dave (wife, Mary) Rayborn of Concord, Charles (wife, Marge) Rayborn of Ashland, and John (wife, Alice) Rayborn of Beardstown.

RAYBORN, John T.; b: 12 May 1908, Concord, IL; d: 15 May 1982, Jacksonville, IL (Passavant Hosp); Bu: Concord Cemetery; M: Lucile Baker on 4 Jul 1930 in Meredosia, IL; FA: John Jessie Rayborn; MO: Sadie Burrus; Resident of Concord, IL; Wife preceded in death 20 Jun 1981.; Surviving are four sons: John E. Rayborn of Beardstown; Charles A. Rayborn of Philadelphia, Ill.; David W. Rayborn of Scottsdale, Ariz.; and Joseph B. Rayborn, Day City, Fla.; two daughters: Mary Ann Rayborn, at home, and Mrs. Charles (Sara) Deason of San Antonio, Tex.; 12 grandchildren and a great-grandchild.; Preceded in death by a brother.

RAYBORN, Lucile (Baker); b: 9 Jun 1904, Morgan Co., IL.; d: 20 Jun 1981, Concord, IL.; Bu: Concord Cemetery: M: John Rayborn on 4 Jul 1930; FA: Charles Baker; MO: Susan Cox; Surviving are her husband, four sons: John Rayborn of Beardstown, Charles Rayborn of Philadelphia, IL. Joe Rayborn of Da1e City, F1a., and David Rayborn of Scottsda1e, Ariz.; two daughters, Mary Ann Rayborn of Concord and Sara Sue Deason of San Antonio, Tex.; 12 grandchildren and one great-grandchild. A brother, Joe Baker of Chapin and two sisters, Verla Williams of Concord and Bernice Ogle of Jacksonville survive.

RAYBURN, Vena (VanBebber); b: near Scottville, IL; d: 17 Mar 1984, Peoria, IL; Bu: Peoria, IL M: Rayburn; FA: Algy VanBebber; MO: Algy ; Survived by four children; several grandchildren; several great-grandchildren;, four sisters: Lucille Conlee, June McKean and Verner VanBebber, all of Jacksonville, and Eunice Landreth of Alton.

RAYMOND, Lee; b: 24 Jul 1914, Calmer, IL.; d:8 Apr 1985, Beardstown, IL. (Hosp); Bu: Walnut Ridge Cemetery, Virginia, IL.; M: Geraldine Copelan in.Fort Madison, Iowa; FA: Jesse Raymond; MO: Forest Majors; A resident of Virginia, IL; WWII Vet.; Survived by his wife of Virginia; one daughter: Jean Hager of Beardstown; one son: Roger Raymond of Colchester; seven grand and three great-grandchildren; two brothers: Harold Raymond of Quincy and Edgar Raymond of Colchester; and two sisters: Mrs. Wesley (Arlene) Rostenbach of Davenport, Iowa, and Mrs. Leroy (Vivian) Foster of Macomb.

RAYMOND, Louise; b: 30 Aug 1900, Chicago, IL; d: 8 Feb 1989, Rushville, IL (Culbertson Mem Hosp); Bu: Ripley Cemetery, Ripley, IL; FA: John Raymond; MO: Constance ; Resident of Beardstown, IL

REA, Bernice "Mary" (Fearneyhough); b: 21 Dec 1914, Winchester, IL.; d: 22 Aug 1995, St. Louis Co., Mo.; Bu: Memorial Park Cemetery, Jennings, Mo.; M: Benjamin Rea in 1938; FA: Leonard Fearneyhough MO: Jessie ; Husband preceded in death.; Resident of St. Louis, Mo.; Survived by three sons: John E., Dale L. and Larry L.; 11 grandchildren; several great-grandchildren; a sister: Mrs. Stanley (Alma) Clayton of Jacksonville; a niece: Norma Pratt of Jacksonville; a nephew: James S. Clayton of Winchester; and several area relatives.

REA, Donald Lee; b: Grand Forks, N. D.; d: 27 Apr 1983, Jacksonville, IL (Convalescent Ctr; Bu: Murrayville Cemetery, Murrayville, IL.; FA: James Henry Rea; MO: Lennie Osborne; Resident of 741 W. Railroad, Jacksonville, IL.; Survived by one son: Donald Steven of Surfside, Calif.; three sisters: Beulah Sunderland and Iola Fanning of Jacksonville, and Mary Sweeney of Rockford.; Preceded in death by a brother and a sister.

REA, Ina Pearl Montgomery (Wade); b: 4 Oct 1896, Pike Co., IL; d: 3 Nov 1986, Pittsfield, IL (Il1ini Commty Hosp); Bu:East Cemetery, Jacksonville, IL.; M: 1) Charles Montgomery in 1916 2) John Rea in 1953; FA: Thomas Wade; MO: Margaret Dolbow; Both husbands preceded in death; 2nd one in 1970.; Resident of Florence, IL; Survivors include several nieces and nephews. Preceding in death were the following brothers and sisters: Owen Wade, Ellen Holder, Grace Wade, Stella Jones, Harvey Wade, Bessie Kessinger, Roy Wade and Ellis Wade Sr.

REA, James Benjamin; b: 4 Sep 1914, Grand Forks, N.D.; d: 21 Jul 1978, Springfield, IL Bu: Murrayville Cemetery, Murrayville, IL; FA: James Henry Rea; MO: Lennia Alma Osborne; Resident of 1500 S. 15th St., Springfield, IL; Survived by three sons: John Edward Rea of St. Louis, Dale Leonard Rea of Hazelwood, Mo. and Larry Lee Rea, serving with the Army; three sisters: Beulah Sunderland of Murrayville, Iola Fanning of Jacksonville and Mary Sweeney of Rockford; and a brother: Donald L. Rea of Jacksonville; and seven grandchildren.

REA, Mary Frances (Unknown maiden name); b: 12 Apr 1903; d: 16 Mar 1996, Evansville, Ind. (Deaconess Hosp); Bu: Oak Hill Cemetery, Evansville, Ind.; M: 1) Dent Burnette 2) John C. Rea Jr.; 1st husband died in 1937; 2nd died in 1966.; Resident of Evansville, Ind.; Survived by four sons: Rand Burnette of Jacksonville, Charles Burnette of Santa Claus, Ind., Jack Burnette of Evansville, Ind. and John Rea of Newburg, Ind.; 10 grand and six great-grandchildren.

READ, Adrian L.; b: 11 Jul 1905, Wrights, IL.; d: 31 Aug 1990, Carro11ton, IL (Boyd Mem Hosp); Bu: Hickory Grove Cemetery, Wrights, IL.; M: Clara Parks on 20 Jul 1943 in Springfield, IL.; FA: Abraham Read; MO: Abbie Underwood; Wife preceded in death 9 Apr 1975.; Resident of Carro11ton, IL.; Survived by several nieces and nephews.; Preceded by four brothers: Lee, Edgar, Charles and Earl Read; and four sisters: Onley Anderson, Mary Cloyd, Etta Hubbard and Nellie Read.

READ, Beulah M. (Liehr); b: 25 Aug 1907, near Chambersburg , IL.; d: 9 Jun 1992, north of Perry, IL.; Bu: McCord Cemetery, Perry, IL.; M: Clark W. Read on 24 Apr 1927 in Grggisville, IL.; FA: Edward Liehr; MO: Nellie Walker; Resident of Perry, IL.; Survived by her husband; one son: Richard G. Reed of Lexington, Ky.; and one grandson.; Preceded by an infant grandson: Gary M. Read; an infant brother; and another brother: Glen Leihr.

READ, Harry J.; b: 28 Mar 1904, Perry, IL; d: 29 Jul 1983, Mt. Sterling, IL (Modern Manor Nursing Home); Bu: McCord Cemetery, Perry, IL; M: 1) Violet Chenoweth in 1926 2) Mildred Chenoweth in 1951; FA: John F. Read; MO: Mae James; 1st wife preceded in death.; Surviving are his wife; one daughter: Margaret Strub of Tampa, Fla.; two step-sons: Wayne Chenoweth of Perry and Donald Chenoweth of Livermore, Calif.; one brother: Clark Read of Perry, IL. grand and 7 great-grandchildren.; Preceded in death by a brother.

READ, James A.; b: 26 Nov 1930, Jacksonville, IL; d: 24 Jan 1995, Jacksonville, IL; Bu: East Cemetery, Jacksonville, IL; M: Mary D. Vieira on 14 Aug 1955 in Jacksonville, IL; FA: Roy "Hoppy" Read; MO: Nona Hart; Resident of 425 Pendik Road, Jacksonville, IL; Korean War Navy Vet.; Survived by his wife; a son: Donald A. (wife, Mary) Read of Bloomington; a daughter: Mrs. Eric (M. Diane) Enz of Jacksonville; three grandchildren; one brother: Dr. Robert (wife, Martha) Read of Portland, Ind.; and several nieces and nephews.

READ, John W. "Bee"; b: 22 Feb 1924, Perry, IL; d: 1 Dec 1987, Springfield, IL (Memorial Med Cntr); Bu: McCord Cemetery, Griggsville, IL; M: Echo A. Dorsey on 11 Sep 1944 in New York City, N.Y.; FA: Leslie F. Read; MO: Alice Smith; Wife preceded in death 22 Oct 1987.; Resident of Perry, IL; Vet.; Survived by three aunts: Mrs. Helen Read of Perry, Mrs. Edith Bergman of Perry and Mrs. Glenna Young of Springfield; and numerous cousins and other relatives.

READ, Kenneth J.; b: 24 Mar 1944, Pittsfield, IL; d: 15 Feb 1992, Manchester, Mo.; Bu: McCord-Wilson Cemetery, Perry, IL; M: Sharon K. Bradley on 4 Dec 1964 in Quincy, IL; FA: J. Ray Read; MO: Bertha Brooks; Resident of Manchester, Mo.; formerly of Perry, IL; Survived by his wife; his stepmother Helen Read of Perry; one daughter: Laura J. Read of Manchester, Mo.; two sons: C. Paul Read of 0' Fallon, Mo. and Chad E. Read of Manchester, Mo.; two grandchildren; one sister: Rhonda J. Lowe of Wabasso, Fla.; two brothers: Brooks R. Read of Rolla, Mo. and John R Read of Quincy and several nieces and nephews.; Preceded by his parents.

READ, L. F. "Doc; b: 26 Nov 1901, Perry, IL; d: 26 Jan 1979, Perry, IL; Bu: McCord Cemetery, Griggsville, IL; M: Alice Smith in 1923 in Barry, IL; FA: John A. Read; MO: Rose Wilkins; Wife preceded in death 20 Aug 1972.; Resident of Perry, IL; Survived by one son: John W. Read of Perry; and one sister: Mrs. Hazel Clark of Griggsville.

READ, Lucille (Harrigan); b: 28 Jan 1908, Greene Co., IL.; d: 25 Sep 1986, Hardin, IL (Calhoun Care Center); Bu: St. John's Cemetery, Carro11ton, IL.; M: Roland Read; FA: Robert Emmit Harrigan; MO: Stella Knight; Wife preceded in death.; Survived by several cousins.

READ, Nona H. (Hart); b: 12 Nov 1906, Morgan Co., IL; d: 31 Oct 1988, Jacksonville, IL (Passavant Hosp); Bu: Franklin City Cemetery, Franklin, IL; M: Roy E. Read in Aug, 1927; FA: Will C. Hart; MO: Clara Belle Gotschall; Husband preceded in death 27 Jul 1977.; Resident of the Barton W. Stone Christian Home, Jacksonville, IL; Survived by two sons: James A. of Heyworth and Robert H. of Portland, Ind.; five grand and three great. grandchildren; a sister: Mrs. Leroy (Geneva) Sweet of Franklin; and a half-brother: George Hart of New Berlin; Preceded by a brother: Clarence; a half-brother: Lyle; and a half-sister: Carmen.

READ, Roy E. "Hoppy"; b: 25 Nov 1906, Franklin, IL.; d: 27 Jul 1977, Jacksonville, IL (Passavant Hosp); Bu: Franklin Cemetery; M: Nona Hart in Aug, 1927; FA: Fred E. Read; MO: Cora Rolston; Resident of 1631 Lakeview Terrance, Jacksonville, IL.; Survived by his wife; two sons: Robert H. Read of Portland, Indiana and James A. Read of Heyworth, IL; five grandchildren.; Preceded by two brothers.

READ, Sarah Hattie (Dennis); b: 24 Apr 1891, Chambersburg, IL; d: 18 Dec 1979, Chambersburg, IL; Bu: McCord Cemetery, Perry, IL; M: John F. Read on 20 Jan 1943 in Canton, Mo.; FA: James Harvey Dennis; MO: Minnie Parks; Husband preceded in death.; Resident of Chambersburg, IL; Survived by three sisters: Miss Marion Dennis of Chambersburg, Mrs. Arabelle Elledge of Meredosia and Mrs. Margaret Dormire of Mt. Sterling; two step-sons: Harry and Clark-Read, both of Perry; five step-grandchildren and several step-great-grandchildren.; Preceded by two sisters: Mrs. Miriam Browning and Mrs. Alma Poole; three brothers: Clark, Lyle and James Dennis; and a step-son: Ray Read.

READER, Bessie June (Shelton); b: 28 Jun 1886, - Lamar, Mo.; d: 31 Oct 1992; rural Lincoln, IL. (Bartmann Nursing Home); Bu: Oak Hill Cemetery, Palmyra, IL.; M: Irvin Reader on 2 Mar 1907 in Clayton, Mo.; FA: William J. Shelton; MO: Martha Andrew; Husband preceded in death 21 Oct 1960.; Survived by a number of nieces and nephews.

READING, Taylor; b: 13 Oct 1903, Frankford, Mo.; d: 3 Jul 1977, Jacksonville, IL (Passavant Hosp); Bu: Jacksonville East Cemetery; FA: Wonderful Reading; MO: Mary Collins; Resident of 333 Marion St., Jacksonville, IL; Only nieces and nephews survive. Preceded by several brothers and sisters.

REAGOR, Rose Marian (Cannedy); b: 10 Feb 1930, Alton, IL.; d: 22 Feb 1994 Roodhouse, IL.; Bu: Manchester Cemetery, Manchester, IL.; M: Vincent R. Reagor on 17 Feb 1949 in Roodhouse, IL.; FA: Orval Cannedy; MO: Dorothy Spencer; Resident of Roodhouse, IL.; Survived by her husband; two sons: Steven L. Reagor of Cedar Rapids, Iowa and Larry V. Reagor of Macomb; and four grandchildren.

REAMER, Jera1d Anderson; b: 27 May 1896, Palmyra, IL.; d: 6 Oct 1981, Prosser, Washington Bu: Oak Hill Cemetery, Palmyra.; M: Ellen Georgann Forsythin in 1919; FA: Benjamin Franklin Reamer; MO: Laura Belle Preston; Wife died in 1948.; Surviving are four daughters: Virginia Elling Harsen and Lura DeWitt, both of Prosser, Wash.; Frances Burnell of Tucson, Ariz. and Mary Shade of Carlinville; a sister, Mary Clendemen of Illiopolis; 29 grand and several great-grandchildren.

REAMS, Leah A. (Vorhes); b: 14 May 1897; d: 3 May 1992, Jacksonville, IL (Passavant Hosp); Bu: Concord Cemetery, Concord, IL; M: Ernest Reams on 30 Mar 1915; FA: Dennis L. Vorhes; MO: Mary Catherine Young; Husband preceded in death 20 Feb 1956.; Resident of 873 Grove St., Jacksonville, IL; Survived by a sister: Alma Kershaw; and several nieces and nephews.; Preceded by two brothers: Arthur and Samuel; and a sister: Verna Heiser.

REARDON, Anna L. (Thies); b: 26 Nov 1879, Morgan Co., IL; d: 22 Jun 1976, Murrayville, IL; Bu: St. Bartholomew Catholic Cemetery, Murrayville, IL; M: Dennis Reardon; FA: William Thies; MO: Louise German; Husband preceded in death 31 July, 1958. Resident of Murrayville, IL; Survived by a daughter: Mrs. Bernard (Mary) Moore of Winchester; and two sons: Eugene and Francis of Murrayville; 14 grand and several great-grandchildren. Preceded by five brothers and one sister.

REARDON, Bernice (Lonergan); b: 15 Aug 1918, Milwaukee, Wisc.; d: 9 Jul 1987, Winchester, IL; Bu: St. Bartholomew Catholic Cemetery, Murrayville, IL; M: Eugene Reardon on 12 Apr 1939; FA: Arthur J. Lonergan; MO: Wi1amina Saffer; Resident of Winchester, IL; Survived by her husband; and one sister: Dorothy Brennan of Jacksonville.; Preceded by one son: Joe.

REARDON, Janet Ann (Stone); b: 24 Jun 1941, Jersey Co., IL.; d: 28 May 1983, Jacksonville, IL. (Passavant Hosp); Bu: St. Bartholomew Cemetery, Murrayville, IL.; M: Joseph Reardon on 18 Aug 1960 in Jerseyville, IL.; FA: Daniel Stone; MO: Annie Dotson; Survived by her husband; her mother: Mrs. Annie Estes of Jerseyville; two brothers: William A. Stone of Godfrey and Richard D. Stone of Jerseyville; and one sister: Linda Lee Bagby of St. Louis, Mo.

REARDON, Joseph Eugene; b: 14 May 1940, Jacksonville, IL; d: 3 Apr 1985, Jacksonville, IL; Bu: St. Bartholomew Cemetery, Murrayville, IL; M: Janet Stone on 18 Aug 1960 in Jerseyville, IL; FA: William E. "Gene" Reardon; MO: Bernice Lonergan; Wife preceded in death 28 May 1983.; Resident of 843 N. Prairie, Jacksonville, IL; Survived by his parents, of Winchester.

REARDON, Stella Edith (Bradenbach); b: 17 May 1896, West Plains, Mo., d: 26 Jul 1985, Carmel, Ind. (Care Center); Bu: Memorial Lawn Cemetery; M: John Reardon; FA: Daniel Bradenbach; MO: Mattie Roper; Resident of Carmel, Ind.; formerly of Jacksonville.; Husband preceded in death in 1955.; Survived by a daughter: Mrs. Herman (Dorothy) Cherry of Laguna Beach, Calif.; a son: John D. "Jack" Reardon of Indianapolis, Ind.; four grand and four great-grandchildren.

REARDON, William Eugene; b: 7 Oct 1916, Murrayville, IL; d: 19 Oct 1992, Winchester, IL; Bu: St. Bartholomew Catholic Cemetery, near Murrayville, IL; M: Bernice Lonergan on 12 Apr 1939 in Murrayville, IL; FA: Dennis J. Reardon; MO: Anna Thies; Wife preceded in death 9 Jul 1987.; Resident of Winchester, IL; Survived by one brother: Francis D. Reardon of Murrayville; one sister: Mary C. Moore of Winchester; one sister-in-law: Mrs. Ed (Dorothy) Brennan of Jacksonville; and several nieces and nephews.; Preceded by one son: Joseph Reardon who died in 1985.

REATHAFORD, Jennings; b: 31 Jul 1897, Pike Co., IL.; d: 21 May 1977, Versailles, IL.; Bu: Versailles Cemetery; M: 1) Minnie Pearl Hume on 1 Jul 1917 in Mt. Sterling, IL. 2) Della Ogborn; FA: George Reathaford; MO: Mary Conrad; 1st wife died 16 Jun 1949; 2nd wife died Sep, 1968.; Resident of Versailles, IL.; Survived by two sons: James C. of Pontwoosuc and William Landis of Abingdon; two daughters: Mrs. Harry (Alice Marie) Menely of Berwick and Mrs. John (Mary Ann) Foote of Tucson, Ariz.; five step-children; a half-sister: Mrs. Vadan Koch of Mt. Sterling; 12 grand and 21 great-grandchildren.; Preceded by a brother.

REATHAFORD, Luther H.; b: 1 Feb 1903, Chambersburg, IL; d: 23 Apr 1987, Pittsfield, IL (I11ini Commty Hosp); Bu: McCord Cemetery, Perry, IL; M: Leota Martin on 29 Nov 1928 in Pittsfield, IL; FA: William A. Reathaford; MO: Anna Sargent; Wife preceded in death 14 Nov 1969.; Resident of Perry, IL; Survived by one daughter and son-in-law: Mr. & Mrs. Edward (Diana) Page of Springfield; five nephews and two nieces.; Preceded by two brothers: Herbert and Harry; two sisters: Pearl Steinberger and Gertude Miller.

REATHERFORD, Reta Pratt (Jokisch); b: 1 Sep 1905, Cass Co., IL.; d: 22 Feb 1990, Virginia, IL. (Walker Nursing Home); Bu: Walnut Ridge Cemetery, Virginia, IL.; M: 1) Henry Albert Pratt in 1925 in Virginia, IL. 2) King Reatherford in 1957 in Moweaqua, IL.; FA: John Howard Jokisch; MO: Ellen May Bowman; Both husbands preceded in death. Resident of Virginia, IL; Survived by two sons: Glenn Pratt of Goleta, Calif. and Victor Pratt of Seattle, Wash.; a stepdaughter: Mrs. Mike (Elaine) Tufts of Bloomington; four grand and two great-grandchildren; a brother: John Jokisch of South Padre Island, Tex.; two sisters: Dorothy Sinclair and Mary Faetz, both of Virginia; and several nieces and nephews.; Preceded by a sister: Marjorie Henderson.

REAVIS, Delbert H. "Buck"; b: 12 Aug 1909, Wrights, IL.; d: 20 Oct 1989, Carro11ton, IL. (Reisch Nursing Home); Bu: Hickory Grove Cemetery, Wrights, IL.; M: Alfreda Shafer on 2 Apr 1929 in Greenfield, IL.; FA: Franklin Otis Reavis; MO: Ruth Rhoades; Wife preceded in death 19 Jan 1979.; Resident of Eldred, IL.; Survived by three daughters: Mrs. John (Doris) Raffety of White Hall, Mrs. Fred (Brenda) Rathgeber of Greenfield and Mrs. William (Alinda) Coates of Carrollton; five grand and five great-grandchildren; and a sister: Helen Waltrip of Roodhouse.

REAVY, Josephine (Blesse); b: 15 Oct 1915, Jacksonville, IL; d: 10 Nov 1986, Jacksonville, IL (Passavant Hosp); Bu: Calvary Cemetery; M: Robert R. Reavy in 1940 in Jacksonville, IL; FA: Charles Blesse; MO: Anna Bridget Devlin; Husband preceded in death 19 Oct 1977.; Resident of 545 S. Main St., Jacksonville, IL; Survived by two sons: George V. of Jacksonville; Frank J. of Franklin; three daughters: Mrs. John (Pauline) Barnett of Roodhouse, Mary Sullivan of Jacksonville, Mrs. Gene (Jeannette) Gourley of Danville; 9 grandchildren; two brothers: Edward D. Blesse of Jacksonville and Joseph T. Blesse (her twin), also of Jacksonville.; Preceded by four children: Robert F., Michael A., Francis Xavier and Josephine (Dee Dee) Reavy; three brothers; and eight sisters.

REAVY, Michael A.; b: 18 Oct 1948; d: 8 Jun 1983, Jacksonville, IL.; FA: Robert Richard Reavy; MO: Josephine B1esse; Navy Vet of Vietnam.; [An apparent suicide]; Survived by his mother; two brothers: George V. and Frank J., both of Jacksonville; three sisters: Mrs. John (Pauline) Barnett of Roodhouse; Mary Sullivan of Jacksonville and Mrs. Gene (Jeannette) Gourley of Danville; three nieces and three nephews.; Preceded in death by his father; two brothers: Robert F. and Francix Xavier; and a sister: Josephine.

REAVY, Robert R.; b: 17 Jan 1910, Galesburg, IL; d: 19 Oct 1977, Jacksonville, IL (Passavant Hosp); Bu: Calvary Cemetery, Jacksonville, IL; M: Josephine Blesse in 1940; FA: Frank Reavy; MO: Anna Klein; Resident of 551 South Main St., Jacksonville, IL; Survived by his wife; six children: George V., Frank, Michael and Mary Sullivan, all of Jacksonville, Mrs. John (Pauline) Barnett of Roodhouse and Mrs. Gene (Jeanette) Gourley of Danville; four grandchildren; a brother: Bernard of Galesburg; four sisters: Virginia Steagale of Galesburg, Charlotte Williams of London Mills, Mary Metz of Flint, Mich. and Sister Bernita Reavy. O.S.B., Chicago.; Preceded by three children: Frank Xavier, Robert F. and Josephine; a brother: Paul; and a sister: Lydia Scharfenberg.

REAVES, Ruth K. (Witmyer); b: 23 Apr 1906, Louisiana, Mo.; d: 10 Mar 1982, Quincy, IL (Blessing Hosp); Bu: Pittsfield West Cemetery; M: Werter Reaves on 19 Dec 1936 in Pittsfield, IL.; FA: Enmmanue1 Witmyer; MO: Laura Reed; Resident of New Hartford, IL.; Husband preceded in death in 1958.; Surviving are a sister: Miss Lenora Witmyer of New Hartford and a sister-in-law, Nona Witmyer of Pittsfield.; Three brothers, a sister and three half brothers preceded her in death.

REBBE, Elsie Anna (Lovekamp); b: 15 Apr 1901, Arenzville, IL; d: 6 Feb 1988, Beardstown, IL; Bu: Trinity Cemetery, Bluffs, IL; M: William H. Rebbe on 11 Nov 1926; FA: Fred Lovekamp; MO: Dora Heine; Resident of the Beardstown Long Term Care Facility.; Survived by her husband; one son: Gilbert of Bluffs; two daughters: Mrs. Edgar (Joyce) Robinson of Alexander and Mrs. Raymond (Lorene) Werries of Meredosia; one sister: Norma Lovekamp of Jacksonville; seven grand and four great-grandchildren.; Preceded by five brothers and three sisters.

REBBE, William H.; b: 11 Dec 1895, Bluffs, IL; d: 29 Jun 1988, Jacksonville, IL (Passavant Hosp); Bu: Trinity Lutheran Church Cemetery, Bluffs, IL; M: Alsie Lovekamp on 11 Nov 1926; FA: Henry Rebbe; MO: Mary Meiers; Wife preceded in death 6 Feb 1988.; Resident of Bluffs, IL; Survived by a son: Gilbert of Bluffs; two daughters: Mrs. Edgar (Joyce) Robinson of Alexander and Mrs. Raymond (Lorene) Werries of Meredosia; a sister: Mrs. Louis (Amelia) Boehs of Jacksonville; seven grand and five great-grandchildren.; Preceded by four sisters.

REBMAN, Adam E. "Addie"; b: 18 Nov 1901. Schuyler Co., IL; d: 4 Aug 1986, Rushville, IL; Bu: Rushville City Cemetery; M: Rachal Logsdon on 18 Oct 1925 in Winchester, IL; FA: William Rebman; MO: Ida Strong; Resident of Rushville, IL; Survived by his wife; two sons: William Rebman of Dallas, Tex. and Jack Rebman of Slidell, La.; a daughter: Mrs. Barbara Wilson of Dallas, Tex; four grand and three great-grandchildren; and a sister: Mrs. Margaret Moore of Mesa, Ariz.; Preceded by six brothers and a sister.

REBMAN, Caroline (Bradbury); b: 27 Dec 1905, Rushville, IL; d: 28 May 1985, Rushville, IL (Culbertson Mem Hosp); Bu: Rushville City Cemetery; M: George Rebman on 12 Jun 1923 in Rushville, IL; FA: Walter Bradbury; MO: Mary Van Order; Husband preceded in death 23 Jul 1971.; Resident of 218 W. Clinton St., Rushville, IL; Survived by two sons: Thomas and James, both of Rushville; four daughters: Jeanett Thompson and A1ine Logan, both of Rushville, Harriet Enloe of Salem, Mo. and Mildred Wilson of Havana; one brother: Marshall Van Order of Port Huenene, Calif.; one sister: Margaret Lerch of Rushville; 15 grand and 19 great-grandchi1dren.; Preceded by one son, four grandchildren; two great-grandchildren; three brothers and three sisters.

REBMAN, Florine (Paisley); b 20 Dec 1915, Camden, IL.; d: 16 Apr 1984, Springfield, IL (Memorial Med Cntr); Bu: Messerer Cemetery, Rushville, IL.; M: Glenn C. Rebman on 20 Dec 1936 in Virginia, IL.; FA: Everett Paisley; MO: Janey Downs; Husband preceded in death 24 Sep 1976.; Resident of 111 Scripps St., Rushville, IL.; Survived by two sons: Ronnie and Dennis; and two daughters: Mrs. Karen Maliongas and Mrs. Margaret Gibson, all of Rushville; seven grandchildren; one great-grandchild; and a brother: Merle Paisley, Rushville.; Preceded by her parents and a sister.

REBMAN, Ida (Burrell); b: 2 May 1893, Sheldon Grove, IL.; d: 4 Oct 1992, Beardstown, IL.; Bu: Messerer Cemetery, near Frederick, IL.; M: Herman Rebman on 19 Dec 1918; FA: David Burrell; MO: Ernaline Graham; Husband preceded in death in Feb, 1960.; Resident of Frederick, IL.; Survived by one son: Karl Rebman of Beardstown; two grand and two great-grandchildren.; Preceded by two brothers and three sisters.

REBMAN, Jackson Lee; b: 22 Aug 1938, Beardstown, IL; d: 28 Oct 1994, Camden, Tn. (Valley Reg. Hosp); Bu: St. John's Lutheran Cemetery, near Patterson, IL; M: Carol Clark on 29 Jun 1967 in Beardstown. IL; FA: Arthur Rebman; MO: Rose Eckhardt; Resident of Camden. Tenn.; formerly of Beardstown, IL.; Navy Vet.; Survived by his wife; a son: Art of Beardstown; his mother: Rose Haare of Beardstown; two sisters: Norma Jean Burgett and Nancy Trone, both of Beardstown; one half sister: Linda Dodds of Union City, Tenn.; two half brothers: Ted Dodds of Frederick and Russell Dodds of Florida; one stepbrother: Darwin Dodds of Pleasant View; and four grandchildren.

REBMAN, John W.; b: 14 Apr 1915, Schuyler Co., IL; d: 23 Jun 1982, Rushville, IL (Culbertson Hosp)l Bu: Rushville City Cemetery; M: Gladys Thompson on 30 May 1938 in Palmyra, Mo.; FA: Charles Rebman; MO: Margaret Malcomson; Wife preceded in death 14 Sep 1975.; Resident of Rushville, IL; Survived by a son: Charles "Butch" Rebman; two daughters: Mrs. Connie Wilmont and Mrs. Gary (Judy) Crum, all of Rushville; and four grandchildren.; Preceded by a brother: Glenn.

REBMAN, Martha (Rohn); b: 21 Dec 1909, Beardstown, IL; d: 26 Jul 1996, Beardstown, IL (Heritage Manor West); Bu: City Cemetery, Beardstown, IL; M: Harold N. Rebman on 2 Nov 1927 in Beardstown, IL; FA: Frederick H. Rohn; MO: Effie A. Rhea; Husband preceded in death 17 Mar 1973.; Resident of Beardstown.; Survived by two sons: William F. of Beardstown and Harold Louis Rebman of Camden; three daughters: Martha Louise Fisher, Edna Jean Osborne and Mary Jane Merry, all of Beardstown; two brothers: Wallace Rohn of Beardstown and John Rohn of Dufermline; one sister: Velma Barchekas of Indianapolis,. Ind.; 20 grand, 47 great-grand and six great-great-grandchildren.; Preceded by two brothers; one granddaughter; and two great-grandsons.

REBMAN, Minnie L. (Roudebush); b: 11 Jun 1892, Littleton, Schuyler Co., IL; d: 7 Dec 1989; Rushville, IL (Culbertson Mem Hosp); Bu: Rushville City Cemetery; M: Bert Rebman on 28 Feb 1912 in Rushville, IL; FA: Joanthan Roudebush MO: Nora Fulks; Husband preceded in death in June, 1954.; Resident of Rushville, IL; Survived by one daughter: Mrs. Maurice (Faye) Anderson of Camden; one brother: Alva D. Roudebush of Rushville; and one grandson: Maurice L. Anderson of California.; Preceded by four brothers and three infant sisters.

REBMAN, Thelma (Gray); b: 17 Jun 1905, Cairo, IL; d: 18 Sep 1993, Rushville, IL (Culbertson Hosp); Bu: St. A1exius Catholic Cemetery, Beardstown, IL; M: Orrin Rebman on 17 Dec 1931 in Beardstown, IL; FA: James Gray; MO: Cora Dill; Husband preceded in death 23 Feb 1965.; Resident of Rushville, IL; Survived by one son: Ronald Rebman of Pleasant View; three daughters: Barbara Steele of Springfield, Carol Herndon of Phoenix, Ariz. and Susan Jones of Browning; 12 grand and 10 great-grandchildren; and two sisters: Ruth Titus of Green Bay, Wise. and Alice Floyd of Jacksonville.; Preceded by two brothers and two sisters.

REBMAN, Wilma F. (Farrar); b: 17 Feb 1926, Pleasant View, IL.; d: 25 Feb 1986, Springfield, IL. (Memorial Med Cntr); Bu: Messerer Cemetery, near Pleasant View, IL.; M: Thomas Rebman on 18 Apr 1943 in P1amyra, Mo.; FA: Harry C. Farrar; MO: Emma T. Dunn; Resident of Rushville, IL.; Survived by her husband; a sister: Alma Rohn of Dallas City; and two nieces.; Preceded by a son, Dennis, and a daughter, Cheryl Marie.

RECKERS, Hazel D. (Rumple); b: 30 Apr 1898, Pea Ridge Township, Brown Co., IL; d: 20 Mar 1981, Camp Point, IL (Grandview Manor Nursing Home); Bu: Knight Cemetery; M: Joseph Reekers on 18 Jun 1925; FA: William Rumple; MO: Ellen Ferrell; Husband preceded in death.; A resident of Timewell, IL; Survived by three nieces and two nephews.

REDD, Charlene M. (Mulinex); b: 6 Aug 1910, Edina, Mo.; d: 30 Sep 1993, St. Louis, Mo. (Christian NE Hosp); FA: Clio H. Mulinex; MO: Emma Jane Randolph; Resident of White Hall; formerly of Quincy.; Survived by two sons: Mike Sr. of Swanton, Ohio and Robin of St. Louis; one daughter: Mrs. Albert (Ann Elizabeth) Dawdy of White Hall; 11 grand and 14 great-grandchildren.; Preceded by one son: Charles Lambert Jr.; a grandson; and a great-grandchild.

REDDING, Jennie E. Lynn (Creason); b: 26 Nov 1894, Browning, Mo.; d: 14 Jan 1981, Peoria, IL (St. Francis Hosp); Bu: Lynn Cemetery, west of Rushville, IL; M: 1) Albert H. Lynn on 10 Jan 1914 in Schuyler Co., IL 2) Walter Redding on 14 0ct 1962 in Rushville, IL; FA: Robert L. Creason; MO: Laura E. ; 1st husband died 19 Feb 1961; 2nd died in July, 1976.; Resident of R.R. 2, Morton, IL; formerly of Rushville.; Survived by three sons: Fred Lynn of Peoria, Robert Lynn of Morton and Maurcie Lynn; nine grand and five great-grandchildren.

REDDISH, Lucy H. (Hill); b: 14 Oct 1899, Richland Co., IL; d: 26 Feb 1989, Jacksonville, IL (Passavant Hosp); Bu: Green Hill Cemetery, Richland Co., IL; FA: Emerson Hill; MO: Henrietta Schnell; Resident of Walker Nursing Home, Virginia, IL; formerly of Springfield, IL; Survived by a son: Dennis Reddish of Virginia; a brother: Edward Hill of LaSalle; a niece: Treasia Dean of Quincy; and several great-nieces and great-nephews.; Preceded by a son: William Reddish; an infant sister: Alice; and two brothers: Raymond "Doc" Hill and Lawrence "Cotton" Hill.

REDENBARGER, Edna E. (Walls); b: 2 Dee 1913, - Batchtown, IL; d: 21 Jan 1996, Springfield, IL (Memorial Med Cntr); Bu: Sunset Hills Cemetery, Glen Carbon, IL; M: Herman Redenbarger in 1936 in Alton, IL; FA: Otis Walls; MO: Ethel Likes; Resident of Springfield, IL; Survived by one son: Dr. Wayne Redenbarger of Columbus, Ohio; one daughter: Frances Stallion of Springfield; four grand and two great-grandchildren; and two sisters: Mildred March of Woodriver and Faye Wicke of Safford, Ariz.; Preceded by three brothers and two sisters.

REDFEARN, Doris May (Wylder); b: 8 Apr 1902; d: 11 Oct 1996, Auburn, IL (Lyncrest Nursing Home); Bu: East Cemetery, Waverly, IL; M: Leslie F. Redfearn on 16 Aug 1921; FA: Fletcher Wy1der; MO: Myrtle Shumway; Husband preceded in death 31 Aug 1970.; Resident of Auburn; formerly of Waverly, IL; Survived by two daughters: H. Louise Cope of Cape Girardeau, Mo. and Melba L. Lyons of Waverly; two grand and six great-grandchildren.; Preceded by three sisters: Marie, Lois and Pearl.

REDFERN, Elizabeth Aleta (Barrass); b: 30 Mar 1917, Herrin, IL; d: 6 Jul 1994, Springfield, IL (St. John's Hosp); Bu: West Cemetery, Scottsville, IL; M: Eldon I. Redfern on 4 Oct 1941 in St. Louis, Mo.; FA: John Barrass; MO: Anna ; Resident of Palmyra, IL; Survived by her husband; a brother: Thomas Barrass of Herrin; and two sisters: Cecil Russell of West Frankfort and Leota Green of Herrin.; Preceded by three brothers: Lenoard, George and Pete Barrass; and two sisters: Dorris Newbell and Dorothy Hughes.

REDFERN, Ira K.; b: 14 Sep 1892, Scottville Township, IL; d: 26 Nov 1985, Palmyra, IL; Bu: Scottville West Cemetery; M: Reba Clark on 29 Oct 1913 in Springfield, IL; FA: John Redfern; MO: Sarah E. Drake; Resident of Palmyra, IL; Survived by his wife; one daughter: Mrs. Floyd (Margaret) Lee of Springfield; two sons: Eldon of rural Palmyra and Carlton of Palmyra; five grand and 12 great grandchildren.

REDFERN, James Harold, "Jake"; b: 1 Mar 1915, Scottville, IL.; d: 17 Feb 1987, Springfield, IL (St. John's Hosp); M: Mildred Irene Pence on 12 Jun 1939 in Bowling Green, Mo.; FA: Harry Redfern; MO: Nellie Hettick; Resident of Palmyra, IL.; WWII Vet.; Survived by his wife.; one daughter: Danielle Pentecost of Scottville; two sons: John Claude of Palmyra and Pascal of Lolo, Mont.; seven grandchildren; one sister: Bernice Redfern of Minneapolis, Minn.; and three brothers: Gilbert of Carlinville, Myron of Raymond and Wendell of Mansfield, La.

REDFERN, Marie; b: 6 Aug 1900, Palmyra, IL.; d: 13 Apr 1979, Taylorville, IL. (St. Vincent Hosp); Bu: Oak Hill Cemetery, Palmyra, IL.; FA: William J. Redfern; MO: Louisa Shellhouse; A resident of Taylorville; formerly of Palmyra.; Survived by a niece: Mrs. Lyman Roemer of Palmyra; two great-nieces; a great-nephew; and some cousins.

REDFERN, Mildred L. (Lorton); b: 16 Nov 1909, White Hall, IL.; d: 15 Aug 1991, Carlinville, IL. (Hosp); Bu: Oak Hill Cemetery, Palmyra, IL.; M: Gilbert D. Redfern on l8 Jun 1930 in Springfield, IL.; FA: Frank Lorton; MO: Lola Hudson; Resident of Carlinville, IL.; Survived by her husband; two sons: Rex of Chesterfield, Mo. and Larry of Palmyra; five grand and three great-grandchildren; one brother: Harold Lorton of San Antonio, Tex.; three sisters: Ruth Dugger of Port Charlotte, Fla., Faye Goldacker of Leesbury, Fla. and Wilma Duran of Mountain Home, Ark.; and several nieces and nephews.; Preceded by her parents and one brother: Carl.

REDFERN, Reba (Clark); b: 12 Aug 1893, Scottville, IL.; d: 3 Nov 1992, Virden, IL. (Sunrise Nursing Home); Bu: West Cemetery, Scottville, IL.; M: Ira Redfern on 29 Oct 1913 in Springfield, IL.; FA: Jesse Clark; MO: Ollie Neighbors; Husband preceded in death 26 Nov 1985.; Resident of Palmyra, IL.; Survived by two sons: Eldon Redfern of Scottville and Carlton Redfern of Palmyra; one daughter: Mrs. Floyd (Margaret) Lee of Springfield; five grand, 12 great-grand and four great-great-grandchildren. Preceded by one sister.

REDMAN, George "Fred"; b: 25 Apr 1916, Beardstown, IL; d: 24 Apr 1991, Rushville, IL (Culbertson Mem Hosp); Bu: Beardstown City Cemetery; M: Rita Lena Clark on 24 Apr 1937 in Beardstown, IL; FA: Grover Redman; MO: Oney Byers; Resident of Beardstown, IL; WWII Army Vet.; Survived by his wife; one son: Richard Redman of Beardstown; one daughter: Dixie Jones of Beardstown; three grandchildren: Shannon Elliott of Beardstown, Marilyn Gertiser of Ludwood, Mo. and Jim Hicks of Beardstown; and one sister: Meriam Redman of Beardstown.; Preceded by his parents and one brother.

REDMOND, Marcelline A.; b: 6 Aug 1935, Mt. Sterling, IL.; d: 20 Mar 1994, Springfield, IL. (St. John's Hosp); Bu: Catholic Cemetery, Mt. Sterling, IL.; FA: Charles J. Redmond; MO: Vivian V. Fitzsimmons; Resident of Jacksonville; formerly of Mt. Sterling.; Survived by one brother: Edward Redmond of Havana; three nephews; one niece; and several aunts, uncles, cousins and many friends.; Preceded by her parents.

REDMAN, Virginia A. (Andrews); b: 15 Jun 1898, Sangamon Co., IL; d: 20 Oct 1990, Pittsfield, IL (Manor Nursing Horne); Bu: Oak Ridge Cemetery, Springfield, IL; M: 1) Charles Canfield 2) Grover Redman; FA: John Andrews; MO: Louise Rauch; Both husband preceded in death.; Resident of Barry, IL; Survived by two nephews: Laru Andrews of Lacey, Wash. and William Claypool of Tacoma, Wash.; and two nieces: Betty Williams of Denver, Colo. and Ruth Ann Claypool of St. Charles.; Preceded by two sisters and two brothers.

REDMOND, Leo T.; b: 2 Nov 1908, Brown Co., IL; d: 1 Mar 1987; Quincy, IL ( St. Mary's Hosp); Bu: Mt. Sterling Catholic Cemetery; M: 1) Mary Catherine Drew in 1933 2) Kathleen Lewis in 1963; FA: Thomas Redmond; MO: Catherine Langan; 1st wife preceded in death in 1950.; Resident of Quincy; formerly of Mt. Sterling, IL; Vet.; Survived by his wife; the following children: Mrs. Robert (Catheryn) Breneman of St. Louis, Mo. Richard Redmond of Olney, Mrs. Raymond (Mary) Joseph of St. Louis, Mrs. Frank (Patricia) Musholt of Quincy, Helen Zimmerman of Mt. Sterling, Thomas Redmond of Richmond, Calif., James Redmond of Chillicothe, Thomas Lewis of Tampa, Fla. and Terry Lewis of Clayton, IL; 37 grand, 7 great-grandchildren; one brother: Lewis Redmond of Niles; and two sisters: Mrs. Patrick (Marguerite Maloney of Mt. Sterling and Mrs. S. A. (Helen) Webb of Hannibal, Mo.; Preceded by two sons, two brothers, one sister and one grandson.

REDMON, Lottie Ann (Wyatt); b: 7 Feb 1891, Keebi1, Ark.; d: 30 Jun 1983, Jacksonville, IL.; Bu: Calvary Cemetery; M: William Arthur Redmon in 1913 in St. Louis, Mo.; FA: Thomas Jefferson Wyatt; MO: Anna Bridget Donavan; Resident of 483 S. East, Jacksonville, IL.; Husband preceded in death in Dec 1917.; Survivors include one daughter: Margaret E. McDonald of Jacksonville; two granddaughters: Della Ann McDonald of Jacksonville and Mrs. Earl (Mary Catherine) Taylor of Loring Air Force Base, Maine; and three great grand children; one half sister: Mrs. Eliza Barker of Smithville, W. Va.; Preceded in death by one son, two sisters and four brothers.

REDMOND, Louise B. (Devlin); b: 8 Nov 1899, Springfield, IL; d: 11 Mar 1985, Beardstown. IL (Hosp); Bu: Mt. Sterling Catholic Cemetery; M: 1) Virgil Flynn on 29 Jun 1921 in Jacksonville, IL 2) Charles James Redmond in 1944 in Warsaw, IL; FA: Stephen J. Devlin; MO: Adalaide Smith; 1st husband died in 1940; 2nd on 19 Dec 1961.; Resident of Route 1, Mt. Sterling, IL; Survived by a stepdaughter: Marcie Redmond of Jacksonville; and a step-son: Edward Redmond of Havana; three brothers: Bill Devlin of Mt. Sterling, Robert of Sequim, Wa., and Eugene of Denver, Colo.; and one sister: Mrs. Grace Grover of Mt. Sterling.; Preceded by a brother.

REDSHAW, Cecil; b: 22 Dec 1919, Bainbridge, IL.; d: 18 Jun 1994, Champaign, IL. (Covenant Hosp); Bu: City Cemetery, Rushville, IL.; M: Joan Brown on 25 Oct 1947 in Rushville, IL.; FA: Harry Redshaw; MO: Nellie Downs; Resident of Champaign; formerly of Rushville, IL.; WW11 Army Vet.; Survived by his wife; one son: Tim Redshaw of White Heath; one daughter: Sue Redshaw of Mt. Sterling; and one brother: Stan Redshaw of Monticello.; Preceded by his parents; one brother and one sister.

REDSHAW, Francis B.; b: 16 Apr 1918, Beardstown, IL; d: 21 Jul 1995, Springfield, IL (St. John's Hosp); Bu: City Cemetery, Beardstown, IL; M: Margaret Lee on 9 Jun 1940 in Beardstown, IL.; FA: George Redshaw; MO: Florence Hiles; Resident of Springfield, IL; WWII Air Force Vet.; Survived by his wife; one son: Steve Redshaw of Springfield; one daughter: Peggy Redshaw of Sherman, Tex.; one granddaughter and two stepgranddaughters.; Preceded by three brothers.

REDSHAW, Hazel (Doyle); b: 21 Feb 1900, Scott Co., IL.; d: 22 Aug 1989, Jacksonville, IL. (Barton Stone Home); Bu: Gillham Cemetery; M: William Floyd Redshaw in Winchester, IL. on 6 Jan 1926; FA: John Doyle; MO: Ollie O'Donnell; Husband preceded in death 30 Sep 1980.; A former resident of Winchester, IL.; Survived by a sister: Mary Day of Sherman and several nieces and nephews.; Preceded by three sisters: Elizabeth and Helen Doyle and Bess Cooney; and four brothers: Robert, Frank, James W. and Richard Doyle.

REECE, Marcus K.; b: 17 Apr 1913, Schuyler Co., IL.; d: 2 Dec 1986, Peoria, IL. (Methodist Med Cntr); Bu: Camden Cemetery; FA: James Reece; MO: Cora Clayton; Resident of Morton, IL; formerly of Schuyler Co., IL.; WWII Army Vet.; Survived by two sons: James M. of Astoria and Dare11 of Dallas, Tex.; four daughters: Patricia White of Peoria, Mi1ba Mulligan of Bradley, She1ia Reece of Cairo and Sharon Reece of Rockford; two sisters: Ethel Evans of Bard1ey and Ruth Craig of Kankakee; 16 grand and six great-grandchildren.; Preceded by three sisters.

REED, Bernard Joseph; d: 7 Jun 1979, Shipman, IL; Bu: Shipman, IL; M: Bernice ; FA: Dominic Reed; A former resident of New Berlin; was 62 yers of age at death.; Survived by his wife; four daughters: Joann Rule and Mary Jane Reed, both of St. Louis, Mo., Leona Still of Carlinville and Madonna Reed of Crown Point, Ind.; three sons: Joseph of Joliet and Steven and Tom, both of Shipman; three grandchildren; a sister: Sister Rosemary, D.P. of Springfield; and a sister-in-law: Mrs. William (Mary) Reed of New Berlin.

REED, Charlton M. "Dutch"; b: 16 Dee 1902, Mattoon, IL.; : 7 Oct 1994, Mattoon, IL.; Bu: Dodge Grove Cemetery, Mattoon, IL.; M: Eleanor Mary Louise Carson Bourn in 1944 in J'ville; FA: George Reed; MO: Lola Hastings; Resident of Mattoon, IL.; Survived by his wife; a son: George Reed of Reed of Mattoon; a daughter: Shirley Reed of Matoon and two sisters: Florence Titus of Matoon and Mary Jane Elder of Grayville. Preceded by a brother.

REED, Elizabeth E. (Sutherd); b: 4 Mar 1907, Cass Co., IL; d: 11 Mar 1988, Springfield, IL (Springfield Manor); Bu: Ashland City Cemetery; M: Pearl Reed; FA: Charles Sutherd; MO: Minnie Decker; Husband preceded in death 10 Dec 1966.; Resident of Springfield; formerly of Ashland, IL; Survived by two sons: Franklin of Ashland and Donald of rural Pleasant Plains; a daughter: Mrs. Frank (Renona) Dodds Jr. of Ainsworth, Neb.; 23 grand and 31 great-grandchildren; a brother: Russell Sutherd of Tallula; and a sister: Mrs. Christine Homer of Beardstown.; Preceded by a grandson, three brothers and three sisters.

REED, Emma F. (Bradshaw); b: 29 Apr 1907, Griggsville, IL.; d: 11 Mar 1989, Jacksonville, IL. (Modern Care Nursing Home); Bu: Memorial Lawn Cemetery; M: Ben F. Reed; FA: Porter James Bradshaw; MO: Lucille Jane Brown; Husband preceded in death.; Resident of Jacksonville, IL.; Survived by two daughters: LaVonna Fernandes of Jacksonville and Sara Lee Skelly of Edwardsville; two brothers: Hugh Bradshaw of Springfield and Robert L. Bradshaw of Jacksonville; two sisters: Mrs. Priscilla Howard of Jacksonville and Mrs. Merle (Charlotte) Balke of Winchester; and two grandchildren.

REED, Flossie Lau (Painter); b: 21 Sep 1903, Sheldon Grove, IL; : 26 Jun 1978, rural Bluffs, IL; Bu: Chapin Cemetery, Chapin, IL; M: 1) Elmer Lau 2) Ralph Reed; FA: David Painter; MO: Emma Brum; Both husbands preceded in death.; Resident of Route 1, Bluffs, IL; Survived by four daughters: Mrs. Eugene (Esther) Kershaw and Mrs. Wendell (JoAnn) Peck, both of Arenzville, Mrs. Carl (Virginia) Davis of Chapin and Mrs. John (Emma) Baker of Murrayville; seven grand and four great-grandchildren; and two sisters: Emma Wherley and Pauline Cassel, both of Astoria.; Preceded by a son: Herschel Lau; and a brother and sister.

REED, Genevieve E. (Wright); b: 11 Mar 1917, Gillespie, IL.; d: 20 Jan 1996, Beardstown, IL.; Bu: Union Cemetery, near Oreana, IL.; M: Robert Q. Reed on 28 Jan 1934 in Gillespie, IL; FA: Oscar Wright; MO: Nora Craig; Husband preceded in death in Nov, 1973.; Resident of Beardstown, IL.; Survived by one daughter: Mrs. Dick (Shirley) Bllance of Beardstown; two brothers: Forrest Wright of Hanna City and Floyd C. Wright of Coupeville, Wash.; three sisters: Josephine Skelton of Decatur, Maudie Turcol of Benld and Betty Kirkman of Hanna City; four grand, seven great-grand and two great-greatgrandchildren.; Preceded by one brother; Loren.

REED, Helen (Virgin); b: 14 Feb 1913, Springfield, IL.; d: 13 Apr 1989, St. Louis, Mo.; Bu: Walnut Ridge Cemetery, Virginia, IL.; M: Prentiss Bishop Reed in 1953 in Tarrytown, N.Y.; FA: Frank Virgin; MO: App1ene Graves; Resident of St. Louis; formerly of Virginia, IL.; Survived by her husband of the Walker Nursing Home in Virginia; a daughter: Mrs. James D. (Susan Hasmeier) Dunsmore of St. Louis; and five grandchildren: Susan Reiser, Valerie Mannion, Janet Elizabeth Dunsmore, James D. Dunsmore Jr. and Cynthia Susan Dunsmore, all of St. Louis.

REED, Irene (Cooper); b: 26 Feb 1901, Morgan Co., IL.; d: 1 Nov 1988, Jacksonville, IL. (Passavant Hosp); Bu: East Cemetery, Waverly, IL.; M: Edgar Reed on 28 Feb 1918; FA: Edward Cooper; MO: Wilhelmina ; Resident of rural Franklin, IL.; Survived by three daughters: Mrs. Louise Miner of Jacksonville, Mrs. Loarine Spires of Franklin and Mrs. Evelyn Hill of Ocala, Fla.; two sons: Leonard Reed of Waverly and Jack Reed of Franklin; one sister: Marie Nunes of Janesville, Wise.; 13 grand, 23 great-grand and 8 great-great-grandchildren.; Preceded by two brothers.

REED, Jack Russell; b: 14 Mar 1917, Huntsville, Mo.; d: 11 Feb 1987, Barry, IL (Commty Care Cntr); FA: Joseph W. Reed; MO: Effie Duffey; Resident of Detroit, IL

REED, Jewel Edward; b: 3 Aug 1911, Bluffs, IL; d: 27 Dec 1981; rural Chandlerville, IL; Bu: Pontiac Cemetery; M: Lucille Cook on 1 Sep 1930 in Virginia, IL; FA: Edward Reed; MO: Rachel ; Resident of rural Chandlerville, IL; Survived by his wife; two daughters: Mrs. Patricia Williams of Chandlerville and Mary Louise Chilton of Beardstown; a son: Jim Reed of Chandlerville; nine grand and 10 great-grandchildren; and a half-brother: Arthur Flanigon of Rock Island.; A half-sister and a half-brother preceded in death.

REED, Kathleen "Kay" (Mallicoat); b: 20 Sep 1920, Crackers Bend Community, northwest of Jacksonville, IL; d: 23 Feb 1987, Jacksonville, IL (Passavant Hosp); Bu: Arcadia Cemetery; M: Donald Reed on 27 Sep 1978 in Bowling Green, Mo.; FA: Edward Mallicoat; MO: Dorothy Lisenbee; Resident of 865 North Main, Jacksonville, IL; Survived by her husband; a stepdaughter: Gail Reed of Jacksonville; two nephews: Dale Mallicoat of Woodson and Byron Hegener of Peoria Heights; and one niece: Jeanne Book of Fresno, Calif.; Preceded by one brother and one sister.

REED, Leonard L.; b: 30 Dec 1918, rural Waverly, IL.; d: 6 Nov 1991, Waverly, IL.; Bu: Waverly East Cemetery; M: Hazel Martin on 6 Oct 1939 in Bowling Green, Mo.; FA: Edgar Reed; MO: Irene Cooper; Resident of Waverly, IL.; Survived by his wife; one son: Harold Reed of Jacksonville; two daughters: Phyllis Lacy of Jacksonville and Doris Arnold of Concord; one brother: Jack Reed of Waverly; two sisters: Louise Arundel of Jacksonville and Evelyn Hill of New Berlin; six grand and five greatgrandchildren.; Preceded by one brother; one sister; and one granddaughter.

REED, Mary E. (Murphy); b: 1 May 1895, Elsie, Neb.; d: 29 Sep 1984; Auburn, IL. (Parks Memorial Home); Bu: St. Mary's Cemetery, New Berlin, IL.; M: William A. Reed on 1 May 1928 in Murrayville, IL.; FA: Timothy Murphy; MO: Hannah Reardon; Preceded in death by her husband on 26 Jan 1976.; Resident of New Berlin, IL.; Survived by one brother: Eugene Murphy of Jacksonville.; Preceded by three sisters: Sister Mary DeLourdes (Margaret), Sister Philomena and Nora. [Also preceded by two brother: Timothy Murphy and Dennis Murphy]

REED, Nellie Opal (Downs); b: 12 Aug 1904, Bainbridge, Schuyler Co., IL; d: 4 Apr 1994, Beardstown, IL; Bu: Lawler Cemetery, Schuyler Co., IL; M: Daniel M. Reed on 17 Sep 1921 ; FA: Carl Downs; MO: Pearl Adkison; Husband preceded in death 4 Dec 1954.; Resident of Beardstown, IL; Survived by one daughter: Mrs. Howard (Maxine) Stevens of Beardstown; one brother: Vernon Downs of Crescent City; two granddaughters; three grandsons; 10 great, two stepgreat and two great-great-grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews.; Preceded by her parents; one infant son; one daughter; one brother; one sister and one grandson.

REED, Oliver Wendell; d: 17 Sep 1978, St. Louis, Mo. (Jewish Hosp); Bu: Sorento, IL; M: Cleda ; Resident of Sorento; was 75 yrs of age at death.; Survived by his wife; two sons, one being Wallace Reed of Jacksonville; and two daughters.

REED, Percie "Louise" (Elliott); b: 10 Oct 1923, rural Winchester, IL; d: 22 Jul 1994, Springfield, IL (Doctors Hosp); Bu: Auburn Cemetery, Auburn, IL; M: Donald L. Reed in March, 1988; FA: Harry H. Elliott; MO: Minnie Anders; Resident of 316 Anna, Jacksonville, IL; Survived by her husband; three daughters: Mrs. Charles (Linda) Wooten of Girard, Mrs. John (Pat) Chaplin and Lois Goodwin, both of Auburn; two sons: Bob Howard of Antioch, Calif. and Don (wife, Jean) Howard of Grafton; eight grandchildren; and two brothers: Russell Elliott of Winchester and Max Elliott of Jacksonville.; Preceded by one grandchild; two sisters: Lois, a twin, and Marie Sponsler; and two brothers: Ralph Elliott and Paul Elliott.

REED, Randall L.; b: 13 Feb 1957, Springfield, IL.; d: 15 Aug 1978, Scott Co., IL.; Bu: Hillcrest Cemetery, near Bluffs, IL.; M: Tracey Dickson on 15 Jan 1977 in Winchester, IL.; FA: Delbert Reed; MO: Betty Merriman; Resident of Route 1, Bluffs, IL.; Survived by his wife; a 13 month old daughter; Angela; and his parents of Bluffs.

REED, Verna (Saunders); b: 25 Nov 1896, Calhoun Co., IL; d: 12 Jan 1989, Pittsfield, IL (Illini Commty Hosp); Bu: Summitt Grove Cemetery, near Kampsville, IL; M: Manuel Reed on 2 Aug 1916 in Hardin, IL.; FA: William Saunders; MO: Essie Lumley; Husband preceded in death 13 Oct 1978.; Resident of Pittsfield, IL; Survived by a son: Nolan Reed of St. Charles, Mo.; three daughters: Erma Graham of Nebo, Imojean Oliver of Pittsfield and Betty Ruyle of Godfrey; ten grand, ten great-grand and two great-great-grandchildren.

REED, William A.; b: 2 Jan 1899, New Berlin, IL; d: 5 Jan 1976, New Berlin, IL; Bu: St. Mary's Cemetery; M: Mary E. Murphy on 1 May 1928 in Murrayville, IL; FA: Dominic Reed; MO: Anna Corrigan; Resident of New Berlin, Rt. 2.; Survived by his wife; a brother: Bernard G. Reed of Shipman; three sisters: Sister Rosemary of Springfield, Mrs. Joe (Mary) Haugh Sr. of Loami and Mrs. Catherine Stapleton of Springfield; and several nieces and nephews.; Preceded by four brothers and a sister.

REED, Wilbur D.; b: 24 Jul 1913; d: 16 Apr 1996, Birmingham, Ala.; Bu: Jefferson Memorial Gardens East, Trussville, Ala.; M: Jackie ; FA: Lester A. Reed; MO: Minerva Deatherage; Resident of Birmingham, Ala.; WWII Vet.; Survived by his wife; one step-son: Ray Best of Birmingham, Ala.; two sisters: Mrs. Dale (Edith) Crowcroft of Jacksonville and Mrs. Edward (Alice) Will of Whitter, Calif.; six brother: John of Jerseyville, Donald of Quincy, Richard of Belleville, Robert of Lake Mary, Fla., Andrew of EI Paso, Tex. and James of Gates Mills, Ohio; four grandchildren; and one great-grandchild.

REEDER, Arthur E.; b: 5 Apr 1898, Taylor, Mo.; d: 8 Apr 1984, Springfield, IL (Memorial Med Cntr); Bu: Rushville Cemetery; M: Dorothy Grist on 12 Apr 1924 in Mt. Sterling, IL.; FA: John A. Reeder; MO: Sarah Buckley; A resident of Rushville, IL.; Survived by his wife; a daughter: Mrs. Merle Holt Caldwell of Industry; five grandsons; four great-grandchildren; a brother: Ralph of Abingdon.; Preceded in death by four brothers and four sisters.

REEDER, E. Mae Hamm (McCune); b: 10 Jul 1895, Roodhouse, IL.; d: 14 Jul 1978, White Hall, IL. (Hosp); Bu: Valahalla Memorial Park, Godfrey, IL.; M: 1) Harold W. Hamm, Sr. 2) Packard G. Reeder; FA: Lonnie McCune; MO: Luella Davis; Both husbands preceded in death.; Resident of Roodhouse, IL.; Survived by two sons: Harold W. Hamm, Jr. of Yigo, Guam and Jack W. Hamm of Colonial Heights, Va.; two foster daughters: Mrs. Bernice Sherfy of East Alton and Mrs. Mildred Swift of Cottage Hills; 12 grand and five great-grandchildren.; Preceded by a sister and three brothers.

REEDER, E1ecta (Tedrow); b: 8 Oct 1892, Pike Co., IL.; d: 25 Dec 1977, Pittsfield, IL. (I11ini Commty Hosp); Bu: Miller Cemetery, Atlas, IL.; M: Harry Reeder in May, 1912 in Missouri; FA: George Tedrow; MO: Charity Reeder; Husband preceded in death in 1961.; Resident of Summer Hill, IL; Survived by these children: Lyndell and Wayne Reeder of Pittsfield, Guy of Pleasant Hill, Wilbur of Clarksville, Mo., Russell of Carthage, Odel Tedrow of El Paso, Tex., Mrs. Mae Staff of St. Louis, Mo., Mrs. Ina Jean Applegate of Nebo, Mrs. Alice Kelly of Florissant, Mo.; and a stepdaughter: Mrs. Marie Keller of Louisiana, Mo.; 22 grand and 16 great-grandchildren.; Preceded by two daughters; a son; and three sisters.

REEDER, Ethel (Hillman); b: 6 Jun 1894, Summerhill, IL; d: 3 Aug 1985; Pittsfield, IL (Illini Commty Hosp); Bu: Pittsfield West Cemetery; M: Elmer Reeder on 12 Jun 1912 in Pittsfield, IL; FA: Douglas Hillman; MO: Lucy Capps; Husband preceded in death in Sept, 1964.; Resident of Pittsfield, IL; Survived by one son: Howard Reeder of I11iopo1is; two daughters: Lena Johnson of Pittsfield and Edna Shanahan of Quincy; six grandchildren; 15 great-grandchildren; and nine great-great-grandchi1dren.; Preceded by three brothers.

REEDER, Herschel F.; b: 5 Mar 1903, Pike Co., IL; d: 20 Jun 1985, Pittsfield, IL (Il1ini Commty Hosp); Bu: Green Pond Cemetery; M: Lola Jenkins on 25 Aug 1934 in Alton, IL; FA: Isaac Reeder; MO: Martha Jane Harrison; Resident of the Owen Care Center, Pittsfield, IL; Survived by his wife; a son: Donald of Milford, Ind.; five daughters: Kaye Turner of Louisiana, Mo., Marge Weinman of Brighton, Judy Lane of East Alton, Becky Walston of Pittsfield and Martha King of Godfrey; 16 grand and nine great-grandchildren.; Preceded by two brothers, one sister, his parents and one great-granddaughter.

REEDER, Lola Mildred (Jenkins); b: 2 May 1917, - Dayle, Mo.; d: 7 Apr 1995, Pittsfield, IL.; Bu: Green Pond Cemetery, Pearl, IL.; M: Herschel Reeder on 25 Aug 1934 in Alton, IL.; FA: Jesse Irvin Jenkins; MO: Minnie Alice Blair; Husband preceded in death 20 Jun 1985.; Resident of Pittsfield, IL.; Survived by four daughters: Mrs. Donald (Becky) Walston of Pittsfield, Mrs. Marell (Kaye) Turner of Louisiana, Mo., Mrs. Jim (Marge) Weinman of Brighton and Mrs. Russell (Judy) Lane of East Alton; one son: Donald Reeder of Milford, Ind.; one step-daughter: Mrs. Joe (Martha) King of Godfrey; 16 grand, 19 great-grand and two great-great-grandchildren; and two sisters: Mrs. Geneva Mock and Mrs. Edith Brooks, both of St. Louis.; Preceded by one sister: Irene Thurman; one great-granddaughter; and one great-grandson.

REEDER, Nettie R. (Lung); b: 25 Mar 1905, Camden, IL; d: 19 Jan 1989, Rushville, IL; Bu: Rushville Cemetery; M: Walter L. Reeder on 1 Sep 1921 in Camden, IL; FA: Albert Lung; MO: Rosetta Marlow; Husband preceded in death 7 Jun 1978.; Resident of Rushville, IL; Survived by two sons: Walter Reeder Jr. of Beardstown and Lawrence Reeder of Camden; two daughters: Mrs. Dean (Wilma) Wise and Rose Errickson, both of Rushville; 11 grandchildren; and 19 great-grandchildren.; Preceded by a daughter; two infant sons; four brothers; and four sisters.

REEDER, Sterling R.; b: 7 Aug 1926, Schuyler Co., IL; d: 28 Dec 1979, Rushville, IL (Culbertson Hosp); Bu: Huntsville Cemetery; M: Joyce Hester in 1950 in Rushville, IL.; FA: John Reeder; MO: Sarah Morrell; Resident of Rushville, IL; WWII & Korean War Army Vet.; Survived by his wife; two children; Tom and Jayne; these brothers & sisters: Chester of Arkansas, Floyd of Moline, Harold of Fairview, Ruth Ferguson of Liberty, Marjorie Yakle and Marcela Hornbuckle, both of Mt. Sterling, Alice Dabney of Wauconda, Delores Armstrong of Industry and Imogene Nell of London Mills.; Preceded by one brother and one sister.

REEDER. Walter L.; b: 30 May 1896, Camp Point, IL; d: 7 Jun 1978, Rushville, IL (Culbertson Hosp); Bu: Rushville Cemetery; M: Nettie Ruth Lung on 1 Sep 1921 in Camden, IL; FA: John A. Reeder; MO: Sarah Jane Buckley; Resident of 406 N. Liberty, Rushville, IL; WWI Army Vet.; Survived by his wife; three daughters: Mrs. Archie (Zelda) Yates, Mrs. Dean (Wilma) Wise and Mrs. Rose Errickson, all of Rushville; two sons: Walter Jr. of Mt. Sterling and Lawrence of Camden; 11 grand and 18 great-grandchildren; and two brothers: Arthur of Rushville and Ralph of Abingdon.; Preceded by two sons, three brothers and four sisters.

REEL, Bessie Irene (Yelton); b: 26 Jan 1915; d: 21 Nov 1994, rural Pittsfield, IL.; Bu: West Cemetery, Pittsfield, IL.; M: Fred Reel on 23 Apr 1943 in Center, Mo.; FA: Richard Walter Yelton; MO: Pearl Chrisman; Resident of rural Pittsfield, IL.; Survived by her husband; two sons: Terry and Roger, both of Pittsfield; five grandchildren; one brother: Russell Yelton of Barry; and two sisters: Helen Wendorff of Barry and Jean Losch of Quincy.; Preceded by two brothers: Clifford and Merritt Yelton; and six sisters: Hazel, Vergie, Clara, Lucille, Edna and Marge.

REEL, Cody and Cory; b: 20 Oct 1986, Springfield, IL; d: 22 Oct 1986, Springfield, IL. (St. John's Hosp); Bu: Oakwood Cemetery, Pittsfield, IL; FA: Brian Reel; MO: Tina Guthrie; Survived by their parents; grandparents: Ed and Nancy Owens of Pittsfield, Gary G. and Margaret Guthrie and Don Allen Reel of Tampa, Fla.; great-grand parents: Paul Reel of Pittsfield, Anna Marie Smith of Pittsfield, Keith Guthrie of Baylis and Pauline Guthrie of Perry.

REEL, Frances L. (Ellis); b: 2 Jun 1909, Detroit, Pike Co., IL; d: 20 Dec 1988, Pittsfield, IL (Illini Commty Hosp); Bu: Blue River Cemetery, Detroit, IL; M: Harry O. Reel on 30 Jun 1930 in Pittsfield, IL; FA: Arthur Ellis; MO: Edna Harris; Husband preceded in death 22 Apr 1957.; Resident of Pittsfield, IL; Survived by two sons: A. C. of Pittsfield and Harry Lee of Prescott, Ariz.; three daughters: Mrs. William (Velma) Christinsen and Mrs. Lloyd (Lois) Miller, both of Pittsfield, and Mrs. Charles (Leta) Daniels of Romeoville; 19 grand and 25 great-grandchildren and one great-great-grandchild; and one sister: Mrs. Laurence (June) Bradburn of Pittsfield.; Preceded by one grandchild and three great-grand children.

REEL, Gladys (Smith); b: 14 Mar 1905, Pike Co., IL.; d: 30 Aug 1985, Pittsfield, IL. (Owen Care Center); Bu: Blue River Cemetery, Detroit, IL.; M: Truman Reel on 29 Aug 1942 in Hannibal, Mo.; FA: Henry Smith; MO: Mary Hannah Barnett Keys; Husband preceded in death in 1965.; Resident of Pittsfield, IL.; Survived by two daughter: Margene Kiser of Pittsfield and Catherine Sutton of Springfield; one sister: Lelia Neumann of Pittsfield; one niece; two grandchildren and tow great-grandchildren. Preceded by a brother and sister.

REEL, Harriet; b: 2 Feb 1896, Pittsfield, IL.; d: 29 Dec 1984, Quincy, IL. (Sunset Home); Bu: Pittsfield South Cemetery; FA: Chauncey Reel; MO: Anna Chamberlain; A former resident of Pittsfield, IL.; Preceded in death by one brother and one sister.

REEL, Beatrice P. (Dillon); b: 10 Aug 1905, Montezuma, Pike Co., IL; d: 19 Dec 1987, Louisiana, Mo. (Smith-Barr Manor Nursing Home); Bu: Pittsfield West Cemetery; M: Earl Reel on 26 Aug 1926 in Milton, IL; FA: James Dillon; MO: Pearl French; Resident of rural Pearl, IL; Survived by her husband; a daughter: Mrs. Lynn (Mary Beth) Moore of Vicksburg, Miss.; five grand and three great-grandchildren; and a sister: Mrs. Velma Ammerman of Barry Community Care Center.

REEL, Lindle; b: 25 Sep 1898, Pittsfield, IL; d: 17 Feb 1981, Pittsfield, IL (Barry Commty Nursing Home); Bu: South Cemetery, Pittsfield, IL; M: Clara Elizabeth Marwedel on 27 Jul 1937 in Chicago, IL; FA: Chauncey Reel; MO: Anna Chamberlain; A resident of rural Pittsfield, IL; Survived by his wife; and a sister: Miss Harriet Reel of Chicago.

REEL, Melvin; b: 16 Nov 1958, - Pittsfield, IL; d: 18 Jul 1976, Spoon River, near Dickson Mounds, IL; Bu: Blue River Cemetery, Detroit, IL; FA: Norman Reel; MO: Betty Lee Wright; Resident of Detroit, IL; Survived by his parents; three brothers: Marvin, William and Mark; his paternal grandmother: Mrs. Eva M. Reel; and maternal grandparents: Mrs. & Mrs. Elliott Wright, all of Pittsfield, IL

REEL, Norman L.; b: 4 Nov 1938; Derry, Pike Co., IL; d: 14 Apr 1989; Salt Lake City, Utah (St. Mark's Hosp); Bu: Pittsfield West Cemetery; M: Gertrude Ann Jackson in Dec, 1955; FA: Paul "Jake" Reel; MO: Remetha M. Losch; Resident of Cheyenne, Wyo.; formerly of Pittsfield, IL; Survived by his father of Pittsfield; two daughters: Sue Olson and Norma Rotterman, both of St. Joseph, Mo.; one son: Kevin of St. Joseph, Mo.; five grandchildren; one sister: Virginia Middleton of Ludlow; and one brother: Don Allen Reel of New Hampton, Iowa. Preceded by his mother.

REEL, Paul "Jake"; b: 19 Oct 1903; Pike Co., IL.; d: 3 Oct 1989; Ludlow, IL.; Bu: Pittsfield West Cemetery; M: Remetha M. Losch on 30 Mar 1927 in Rockport, IL.; FA: Fred Reel Sr.; MO: Lena Shinn; Wife preceded in death 30 Mar 1983.; Resident of Pittsfield, IL.; Survived by a son: Don Allen of New Hampton, 1a.; a daughter: Virginia Middleton of Ludlow; three brothers: Fred and Arthur of Pittsfield and John of Peoria; three sisters: Juanita Walterschide and Lois Collier of Peoria and Mildred Reel of Arlington, Va.; 10 grand and 13 great-grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews.; Preceded by a son: Norman; two grandchildren; two brothers; and one sister.

REEL, Remetha M. (Losch); b: 16 Aug 1904; Derry Township, Pike Co., IL.; d: 25 Nov 1983; Pittsfield, IL (Illini Commty Hosp); Bu: Pittsfield West Cemetery; M: Paul "Jake" Reel on 30 Mar 1927 in Rockport, IL.; FA: Joseph Losch; MO: Edith Putnam; Resident of Pittsfield, IL.; Survived by her husband; a daughter: Mrs.. Virginia Middleton of Ludlow; two sons: Don Allen Reel of Charles City, Iowa, and Norman Reel of Albuquerque, N.M.; 10 grand and 12 great-grandchildren; two brothers.: Marion Losch of Baraboo, Wis., and Roy Losch of Barry.

REEL, Walter "Bill"; b: 5 May 1907, El Dara, IL; d: 27 Jan 1992, Quincy, IL (St. Mary's Hosp); Bu: Park Lawn Cemetery, Barry, IL; M: Gladys Carlen on 21 Nov 1927 in Bowling Green, Mo.; FA: Fred Reel; MO: Lenna Shinn; Resident of the Illinois Vets Home, Quincy; formerly of Pittsfield, IL; WWII Army Vet.; Survived by his wife; two daughters: Mrs. Milford (Doris) Cress and Mrs. Charles (Ann) Blackorby, both of Barry; four grand and six great-grandchildren; two brothers: Fred of Pittsfield and John W. Reel of Peoria; and three sisters: Juanita Walterschied and Lois Collier, both of Peoria, and Mildred Reel of Arlington, Va, Preceded by three brothers and one sister.

REEPS, Fred Allen; b: 28 Jul 1975, Canton, IL.; d: 18 Apr 1994, Havana, IL.; Bu: Laurel Hill Cemetery, Havana, IL.; FA: Wilbur "Tex" Reeps; MO: Delores Gunther; Resident of Havana, IL.; Survived by his parents; four brothers: Arnie Reeps of Mount Enterprise, Tex., Rick Reeps of Normal, Brian Reeps of Pekin and Darrell Reeps of Havana; and his grandparents: Fred and Alma Buzhholz of Hurst, Tex.

REES, Bessie L.; (Griffiths); b: 24 Aug 1899, Roodhouse, IL.; d: 28 Oct 1987, Jacksonville, IL.(Barton Stone Home); Bu: Memorial Lawn Cemetery, Jacksonville, IL.; M: William Rees on 5 Jun 1923 in Jacksonville, IL.; FA: Edward Griffiths; MO: Katherine Elliott; Husband preceded in death 30 Jan 1963.; Survived by a daughter: Mrs. Marian Russell of Jacksonville; three grandchildren: Anne Shenkel of St. Louis, Mo., Gary Russell of Urbana and Dean Russell of Prairie Village, Kans.; a great-granddaughter: Kathryn Wagner of Des Plaines; and a sister: Irene Witty of Alton.; Preceded by four sisters.

REES, Hendley; b: 11 May 1900, near Palmyra, IL.; d: 13 Jun 1978, Springfield, IL. (St. John's Hosp); Bu: Oak Grove Cemetery, Modesto, IL.; M: Mattie Goode on 16 Mar 1921; FA: Walter Rees; MO: Maude Richards; Resident of Palmyra, IL.; Survived by his wife; two sons: John W. Rees of LaCrosse, Wise. and Edmond H. Rees of Virden; five daughters: Mrs. Ivarene Romer of Virden, Mrs. Emily Hart of Loami, Mrs. Carolyn Quarton of Palmyra, Mrs. Inez Hull of Clinton, Iowa and Mrs. Eleanor Smith of Mountainsburg, Ark; a sister: Mrs. Ina Clark of Virden; 22 grand and six great-grandchildren.

REES, Kenneth Webster; b: 7 Jun 1919, Nortonville, IL.; d: 9 Nov 1995, Franklin, IL.; Bu: Franklin, IL.; M: Carol Jane Cunningham on 20 Jan 1979 in Jacksonville; FA: Oral Rees; MO: Morna Hull; Resident of Franklin, IL.; WWII Army Vet.; Survived by his wife; three sons: Larry of Murrayville, Joey of Woodson and Jonathan Rees of Springfield; two daughters: Carolyn Kumler of Waverly and Jody Rees of Jacksonville; one stepson: Charles Rubbling of Springfield; two stepdaughters: Susan Rubbing and Kathy Werries, both of Jacksonville; eight grand and eight stepgrand and five great-grandchildren; and one sister: Calva Jean McEvers of Lynnville.; Preceded by one stepson: John Rubbling Jr.; and one sister: Rosa Mae.

REES, Marion L. (Martin); b: 2 Aug 1923, Bluffs, IL.; d: 27 Jan 1976, Ba11win, Mo. (Manchester Nursing Home); Bu: Fairview Cemetery, Bluffs, IL.; M: Donald O. Rees; FA: Joseph R. Martin; MO: Irene Bennett; Husband preceded in death in Feb, 1975.; Resident of St. Charles, Mo. with a daughter.; WWII Vet.; Survived by a daughter: Mary C. Shearrer of St. Charles, Mo.; a son: Kenneth R. Tucker, address uncertain; and a stepson: William Rees of Addison, IL; two grandchildren: Jennifer Shearrer and a stepgranddaughter: Deborah Shearrer.; She was the last of her family.

REES, Opal Lee (Story); b: 30 May 1905, Ceres, IL.; d: 10 Dec 1990, Monmouth, IL. (Commty Mem Hosp); Bu: Fernwood Cemetery, Roodhouse, IL.; M: Ralph D. Rees on 28 Dee 1942 in Omaha, Neb.; FA: Delos Story; MO: Nettie Ash; Husband preceded in death 30 Jun 1990; A former resident of Roodhouse & Jacksonville.; Survived by one son: William John_Rees of Monmouth; and two granddaughters: Becky and Katie Rees of Monmouth.; Preceded by her parents and one sister.

REES, Pearl Frances (Mullen); b: 27 Oct 1909; d: 27 Feb 1981, Jacksonville, IL. (Modern Care Nursing Home); Bu: Franklin Cemetery; M: Irving Rees; FA: Thomas Mullen; MO: Agnes Emily Guthrie; Husband preceded in death in 1959.; Resident of Jacksonville; formerly of Franklin, IL.; Survived by a daughter: Mrs. Glen (Catherine) Boston of Franklin; three sisters: Mabel Woods, Eva Harvey and Velma Mullen, all of Jacksonville; six brothers: Chester Mullen of Jacksonville, Alfred Mullen of Marora, Coy Mullen of Moline, Carl Mullen of Rock Island, Dale Mullen of Virden and Dean Mullen of Decatur; two granddaughters and three greatgrandsons.

REES, Ralph P.; b: 6 Nov 1902, Dinison, Ohio; d: 30 Jun 1990, Monmouth, IL.; Bu: Fernwood Cemetery, Roodhouse, IL.; M: Opal Story on 28 Dec 1942 in Omaha, Neb.; FA: William Jacob Rees; MO: Bertha Smit1y; Resident of 410 Gladstone Blvd, Roodhouse, IL.; Survived by his wife; one son: William John Rees of Monmouth; and two granddaughters: Becky and Katie, both of Monmouth.; Preceded by a brother and two sisters.

REES, Vella (Oxley); b: 5 Jul 1894, near Franklin, IL.; d: 9 Jan 1984, Jacksonville, IL. (Barton Stone Home); Bu: Franklin Cemetery; M: Milford Rees on 24 Feb 1916; FA: William Oxley; A former resident of Franklin, IL.; Husband preceded in death 6 Sep 1963.; Survived by one daughter: Margaret Rees David of Tacoma, Wash.; one son: William M. Rees, Sr. of Franklin; one sister: Mrs. Vida Oxley Bland of Chicago; five grandchildren and eight great-grandchildren.

REESE, Andrew Robert; b: 7 Jul 1972, Jerseyville, IL; d: 1 Sep 1991; Bu: Oak Grove Cemetery, Jerseyville, IL; FA: Robert C. Reese; MO: Judy Lawson; Resident of Jerseyville, IL; Survived by his parents; one sister: Kristi Reese; and his paternal grandmother: Norma Reese, all of Jerseyville.; Preceded by his paternal grandfather: Robert L. Reese; and his maternal grandparents: Andrew and Margaret Sipes Lawson.

REESE, Basil "Pete"; b: 30 Sep 1907, Hillview, IL; d: 28 Nov 1996, Eldred, IL; FA: James Reese; MO: Elizabeth Newingham; Resident of Eldred, IL; Survived by two sons: Carl L. Reese of Eldred and William "Squirt" Reese of Carrollton; and several grand and great-grandchildren.; Preceded by two sisters and a son.

REESE, Donna Dean; b: 25 Mar 1948, Fulton, Mo.; d: 10 Jun 1978, Jacksonville, IL. (Passavant Hosp); Bu: East Cemetery, Jacksonville, IL.; FA: Lawrence Reese; MO: Maudie Belle Johnson; Resident of 337 Marion St., Jacksonville, IL.; Raised in the home of the late Mary B. Hill and Do1a Robinson.; Survived by two brothers: Robert Reese of Oklahoma City, Okla. and Sam Reese of Kansas City, Mo.; a sister: Barbara Patterson of Fulton, Mo.; an uncle; Howard Reese of Jacksonville; and an aunt: Clarice Williams of Chicago.

REESE, Gregory Lyndel; b: 17 Oct 1956, Greene Co., IL.; d: 7 Jun 1978, Macomb, IL.; Bu: Manchester Cemetery, Manchester, IL.; FA: Carl Reese; MO: Lucy Schofield; Resident of Carrollton, IL.; attending Western Illinois University at Macomb, IL.; Survived by his mother of Carrollton; his father of Eldred; a sister: Jan; and brother: Denny, at home in Carrollton; his maternal grandparents: Mr. & Mrs. Irvin Schofield of Carrollton; and his paternal grandparents: Pete Reese and Mrs. & Mrs. Frankie Schroeder of Eldred.

REESE, Harold "Sap"; b: 23 Feb 1931, Eldred, IL.; d: 4 Mar 1991, Alton. IL. (St. Clair Hosp); M: Helen Shaw on 11 Jan 1975 in Fidelity. IL.; FA: Pete Reese; MO: Blanche Pryor; Resident of East Alton. IL.; formerly of Greene Co., IL.; Korean War Army Vet.; Survived by his wife; his father of Eldred; one daughter: Elizabeth Stanberry of Waverly; three stepdaughters: Kelly Hill of Rosewood Hts, Betty Lewis of East Alton and Rebekah Wiebe of Houston, Tex.; one son: Michael Reese of East Alton; one stepson: Jeff Bruce of Houston, Tex.; six grandchildren; and two brothers: Carl Reese of Eldred and William "Squirt" Reese of Carrollton.; Preceded by his mother.

REESE, Harvey Herman; b: 9 Aug 1903, Perry, IL; d: 24 Oct 1994, Pittsfield, IL (Nursing Home); Bu: Wilson Cemetery, Perry, IL; M: Mildred Lytle on 8 Aug 1922 in Griggsville, IL; FA: Herman Christopher Reese; MO: Mary Etta Thiele; Wife preceded in death 20 Jan 1991.; Resident of Pittsfield; formerly of Perry.; Survived by three sons: Harvey Junior Reese of Abingdon, Richard D. Reese of Perry and Roger W. Reese of Griggsville; 14 grand and numerous great and great-great-grandchi1dren.; Preceded by his parents; an infant daughter; two sisters: Mary and Pearl Reese; and two brothers: Charles and Frank Reese.

REESE, Howard "Jockey"; b: 18 Feb 1903; d: 3 Mar 1982, Jacksonville, IL. (Passavant Hosp); Bu: Jacksonville East Cemetery; M: Alberta Black on 1 Jan 1930; FA: Army Reese; MO: Alice Cheatum; Resident of 901 N. Clay, Jacksonville, IL.; Wife preceded in death 23 Feb 1974.; Surviving are one son: William Reese of Oakland, Calif.; several nieces and nephews, including Dola Robinson, Abe Brown, Ruth Norton and Cordelia Trumbo, all of Jacksonville; five grand and several great-grand children.; Preceded in death by one daughter, eight brothers and three sisters.

REESE, Jane (Dennis); b: 22 Aug 1927, Chambersburg, IL.; d: 11 Jan 1985, Griggsville, IL.; Bu: Hume Cemetery, Chambersburg, IL.; M: Roger W. Reese on 2 Sep 1947 in Griggsville, IL.; FA: James Oscar Dennis; MO: Nina Margaret Richards; Resident of Griggsville, IL.; Survived by her husband; four daughters: Mrs. Blane (Susan) Miskell and Mrs. John (Louise) Putko, both of Granite City, Mrs. Aaron (Mary) Richards and Mrs. Angie (Tina) Dugan of Griggsville; two sons: Bruce of Granite City and James of Griggsville; 11 grandchildren; four sisters: Mrs. Myra Leahr of Detroit, Mrs. Winifred Downey of Ashland, Mo., Miss Margine Dennis of Springfield and Mrs. Virginia Roate of Chambersburg.; Preceded by a brother.

REESE, Jean H. (Hannant); b: 21 Jul 1928, Perry, IL; d: 9 Dec 1987, St. Louis, Mo.; Bu: McCord Cemetery, Perry, IL; M: Harvey Reese Jr. in 1947; FA: John Ray Hannant; MO: Marie Daigh; Resident of St. Louis; formerly of Perry, IL; Survived by two daughters: Mrs. Charles (Lynn) Sneddon and Mrs. Charles (Connie) Beadles, both of Galesburg; three sons: Stephen of Altona, Michael of Victoria and Duane of Baytown, Tex.; 16 grandchildren; one sister Mrs. Roy (Donna) Yockey of San Antonio, Tex.; three brothers: Owen Hannant of rural Griggsville, Richard Hannant of Griggsville and Gordon Hannant of Perry; and several nieces, nephews and other relatives.; Preceded by one sister: Margaret Ada Hannant.

REESE, Mary A. b: 5 Sep 1899, Perry, IL; d: 18 Nov 1989, Pittsfield, IL (I11ini Commty Hosp); Bu: Wilson Cemetery, Griggsville, IL; FA: Herman Christopher Reese; MO: Mary Ennette Thiele; Resident of rural Perry, IL; Survived by a brother: Harvey Reese of Perry; five nephews: H.B. Reese, Richard Dean Reese and Robert W. Reese, all of rural Griggsville, Harvey Junior Reese of Abingdon and Roger William Reese of Griggsville; several great-nieces and great-nephews and other relatives.; Preceded by two brothers: Frank William Reese and Charlie August Reese; two sisters: Pearl Evely Reese and a sister who died in infancy.

REESE, Mildred E. (Lytle); b: 17 Mar 1901, Griggsville, IL.; d: 20 Jan 1991, - Pittsfield, IL. (Pittsfield Manor Nursing Home); Bu: Wilson Cemetery, Perry, IL.; M: Harvey H. Reese on 8 Aug 1922 in Griggsville, IL.; FA: Ivan Lytle; MO: Evelyn Radar; Resident of Pittsfield; formerly of Perry and Griggsville.; Survived by her husband of Perry; three sons: Roger W. and Richard D., both of Griggsville, and Harvey Jr. of Abingdon; 14 grand, 33 great-grand and two great-great-grandchi1dren; and two brothers: Eris Lytle of Columbia, Mo. and Roscoe Lytle of Chi11icothe; Preceded by two sisters: Bernice Roach and Eileen Griffith; and a brother: Louis Lytle.

REESE, Oscar R.; b: Franklin, IL; d: 6 Jun 1976, Seymour, Tennessee; Bu: Franklin Cemetery; FA: Isham Reese; MO: Alice Woods; Was 92 years of age; died at the home of his niece, Marie Piper Winters. The last of his immediate family.

REESE, Robert L.; b: 18 Jul 1908, Smith Center, Kansas; d: 29 Mar 1982, Jerseyville, IL.; Bu: Oak Grove Cemetery; M: Norma Downey on 1 Mar 1935; FA: Milar Reese; MO: Sophie Lott; Navy WWIl Vet.; Survived by his wife; two sons: Philip and Robert C., both of Jerseyville; one daughter: Mrs. Norman (Rosemary) Tepen of Carrollton; eight grand and one great-grandchild; one brother: Edward of Carlinville; two sisters: Florence Whitlow of Carlinville and Marian Park of Springfield.

REESE, Rosie Lula (Settles); b: 12 Feb 1917, Walkerville, IL.; d: 8 Jul 1981, White Hall, IL. (White Hall Hosp); M: Edmund Reese on 30 Jul 1934 in Carro11ton, IL.; FA: Taylor Settles; MO: Frances Meyers; Resident of Patterson, IL.; Survived by her husband and the following children: Earl Reese of Springfield, Donna Wigger of White Hall, Everett Reese of Wichita, Kansas, Harvey Rees of Birds and Sherry Eyer of Canton. There are 30 grand and 3 great-grandchildren; two brothers, Clement Settles of Jerseyville and Clarence Settles of Hettick. Preceded in death by two sons, two sisters and two grandchildren.

REEVE, Charles A.; b: 30 Mar 1915, Jacksonville, IL.; d: 22 Jun 1982, Rock Island, IL.; Bu: Diamond Grove Cemetery; M: Eleanor E. Bostick on 27 Dec 1937 in Jacksonville, IL.; FA: Arthur Reeve; MO: Bernice Mossen; Resident of Rock Island; formerly of Jacksonville.; Surviving are his wife; four brothers: Frank of Bloomington; Robert, Watson and John, all of Jacksonville; four sisters: Mrs. Neil (Rena) Staley of St. Louis; Mrs. Martin (Dorothy) Hubbard of Springfield; and Mrs. Lois Leefers and Mrs. Malcolm (Martha) Zenge, both of Jacksonville; and several nieces and nephews.; Preceded in death by two sisters.

REEVE, David H.; b: 22 Feb 1942, Jacksonville, IL; d: 6 Oct 1988, Havana, IL (Mason District Hosp); Bu: Laurel Hill Cemetery, Havana, IL; M: Janice Massey on 4 Nov 1961; FA: John Reeve; MO: Virginia Alexander; Resident of R.R. 1, Havana, IL; Vet.; Survived by his wife; two daughters: Mrs. Kellie Hibser of Peoria and Amy Reeve, at home; a brother, Dennis of Jacksonville; and a sister: Linda Saxer of Jacksonville.; Preceded by his parents.

REEVE, Dennis J.; b: 2 Oct 1953, Jacksonville, IL.; d: 28 Sep 1994, Clinton Co., Ky.; FA: John J. Reeve; MO: Virginia Alexander; Resident of Jacksonville; formerly of Havana and Beardstown.; Survived by a son; David Justin Reeve of Beardstown; a daughter: Tiffany Dawn Reeve of Havana; a sister: Mrs. John (Linda) Saxer of Jacksonville; three nieces; and one nephew.; Preceded by his parents; and a brother: David H. Reeve.

REEVE, Dollie (Pence); d 24 Mar 1979, Manhattan Beach, Calif.; Bu: Manhattan Beach, Calif.; M: T. B. Reeve; Husband preceded in death in Nov, 1950.; Resident of Manhattan Beach, Calif.; Survived by one daughter: Ethe Scott of California; and one son: Glidden of Florida; and several grandchildren.(News of death received here by Mrs. John H. Meyer)

REEVE, Doris J. (Reynolds); b: 24 Dec 1929, Bloomington, IL; d: 3 May 1989, Joplin, Mo.; Bu: Joplin, Mo.; M: Frank M. Reeve on 19 Oct 1946; FA: John E. Reynolds; MO: Dorothea L. Wardell; Resident of Joplin, Mo.; formerly of Jacksonville, IL; Survived by five children: John A. Reeve, Mrs. Michael (Bernice) Robinson, Jeffery A. Reeve and Rebecca J. Reeve, all of Joplin, Mo. and Paul N. Reeve of Bloomington; six grandchildren; a brother: Byron E. Reynolds of Fort Walton Beach, Fla.; a sister: Mrs. David (Marjorie) Knight of Jacksonville; an uncle: C. Truman Reynolds of South Jacksonville; and an aunt: Mrs. Earl (Ruth) Jones of Jacksonville; several nieces, nephews and other relatives living in the Jacksonville area; a stepmother: Mrs. John E. (Lou) Reynolds of Bloomington; and four stepsisters.

REEVE, Eleanor E. (Bostick); b: 24 Mar 1920, Tallula, IL; d: 22 Sep 1991, Moline, IL (Pathway Hospice); Bu: Diamond Grove Cemetery; M: Charles Arthur Reeve on 27 Dec 1937 in Jacksonville, II; FA: Jess Bostick; MO: Margaret Cashin; Husband preceded in death 22 Jun 1982.; Resident of 2510 13th St., Rock Island, IL; Survived by one sister: Mrs. Robert (Clarice) Lovett of Taylor Ridge; four brothers: Charles H. of Jacksonville, Jess of Quincy, Howard of Indianapolis, Ind. and Dale Winner of Rock Island.

REEVE, Glenn Wilbur; b: 4 Oct 1917, Beardstown, IL; d: 24 Aug 1991, Danville, IL (Veteran's Admin MedCntr); Bu: Beardstown City Cemetery; FA: Harry Reeve; MO: Lillian Nebold; Resident of Danville; formerly of Beardstown, IL; Vet.; Survived by numerous nieces and nephews. Preceded by his parents; one brother: Herschel Reeve; and two sisters: Viola Weller and Mary Davis.

REEVE, Glidden; d: 28 Apr 1984, Florida; Bu: Florida; M: Gertrude ; FA: [Not stated in newspaper] (T. B. Reeve); Was 86 years of age at time of death.; A former Jacksonville, IL. resident.; Survived by four children: Thomas of Wilmington, Del., Dorothy Schultz of Burnsville, Minn., Helen Lanning of San Diego, Calif., and Shirley Reardon of Downers Grove, IL.; 14 grand, 16 great-grandchildren; a sister: Ethe Scott of Auburn, Calif.; and several cousins in this area, including Mrs. Bessie Wood of Jacksonville.; Preceded in death by his wife in January.

REEVE, James Fredrick; b: 13 Mar 1915, near E1 Dara, IL; d: 25 Apr 1995, rural Barry, IL; Bu: Taylor Martin Cemetery, near E1 Dara, IL; M: Jean Angus on 18 Sep 1948 in El Dara, IL; FA: William Henry Reeve; MO: Freda Edna Trautwein; Resident of rural Barry, IL; WWII Army Vet.; Survived by his wife; one son: Stewart Reeve of St. Peters, Mo.; two daughters: Elizabeth Burnett of Garland, Tex. and Margaret Stephens of Fairchild Air Force Base in Washington State; seven grandchildren; and one step-brother: Charles Coulter of Whittier, Calif.; Preceded by one sister: Wilma Glen Reeve.

REEVE, John J., b: 29 Feb 1920, Jacksonville, IL; d: 24 Apr 1987, rural Havana, IL; Bu: Diamond Grove Cemetery; M: Virginia Alexander on 29 May 1941 in Hannibal, Mo.; FA: Charles A. Reeve; MO: Rena Bernice Mawson; Wife preceded in death 12 Nov 1982.; Resident of R.R. 1, Havana; formerly of Jacksonville.; Survived by one daughter: Mrs.John R. (Linda) Saxer of R.R. 2, Jacksonville; two sons: Dennis of R.R. 1, Havana and David of R.R. 2, Havana; seven grandchildren; four sisters: Lois Leefers and Martha Zenge, both of Jacksonville, Rena Staley of St. Louis, Mo. and Dorothy Hubbard of Springfield; and three brothers: Robert and Watson Reeve, both of Jacksonville, and Frank Reeve of Normal.; Preceded by two sisters and one brother.

REEVE, John Watson, b: 17 May 1913, Lawrence, Tenn.; d: 19 Oct 1989, Jacksonville, IL (Passavant Hosp); Bu: Memorial Lawn Cemetery; M: Elna Bell on 3 Jan 1937 in Jacksonville, IL; FA: Charles Arthur Reeve; MO: Bernice Mawson; Resident of 841 W. Morton Ave., Lot 31, J'ville, IL; Survived by his wife; a son: William E. Reeve of Salem, Ore.; two grandchildren: Cindy Louise and Mark Lee Reeve, both of Gulf Breeze, Fla.; two brothers: Robert M. Reeve of Jacksonville and Frank M. Reeve of Bloomington; and three sisters: Dorothy Hubbard of Springfield, Rena Staley of St. Louis and Martha Zenge of Jacksonville.; Preceded by his parents; a son: Watson Lee Reeve; tow brothers: John Jay and Charles Reeve; and three sisters: Eleanor Jumper, Lois Leefers and Miriam Reeve.

REEVE, Virginia A. (Alexander); b: 18 May 1922, Hobart, Oklahoma; d: 12 Nov 1982, Jacksonville, IL (Passavant Hosp); Bu: Diamond Grove Cemetery; M: John J. Reeve on 29 May 1941 in Hannibal, Mo.; FA: Arthur B. Alexander; MO: Beulah Mae Slater; A resident of 1335 S. Diamond St., Jacksonville, IL.; Surviving are her husband; a daugh ter: Mrs. John (Linda) Saxer of rural Jacksonville; two sons: David Reeve of rural Havana Dennis Reeve of rural Beardstown: five grandchildren; a sister: Mrs. Doris McNier of Jacksonville.

REEVE, Walter Martin; b: 8 Jan 1901, east of Jacksonville, IL.; d: 11 Sep 1985, Russe11ville, Ark.; Bu: Russe11ville, Ark.; M: Mary ; FA: Robert Reeve; MO: Hettie ; A former resident of Keosaugua, Iowa.; Survived by his wife; several children; and a nephew: Raymond L. Reeve of R.R. 4, Jacksonville, IL.; Preceded by a brother: Issah H.; [Mr. Reeve was a decendant of Isaac B. Reeve, an early settler of Morgan Co.]

REEVES, Abraham Lincoln; b: 10 Nov 1891, Pike Co., IL.; d: 28 May 1977, Pittsfield, IL. (Nursing Cntr); Bu: Pittsfield West Cemetery; M: Esther Mae Lane on 5 Jan 1916; FA: Owen Thornton Reeves; MO: Jennie Sutton; Resident of Pittsfield, IL.; Survived by his wife; two daughters: Mrs. Leslie (Lena) Bauer of Pittsfield and Mrs. W. W. (Lela Mae) Armstrong of Los Angeles, Calif.; five grandchildren; four great-grandchildren; a sister: Mrs. Ray (Mamie) Smith of Nebo; and a brother: Leslie of Pleasant Hill.; Preceded by a sister and two brothers.

REEVES, Edwin I.; b: 18 Sep 1932, Perry, IL; d: 10 Jan 1976, Quincy, IL (St. Mary's Hosp); Bu: Quincy Memorial Park Mausoleum; M: Betty O'Connor on 19 Nov 1955 in Perry, IL; FA: J. Vail Reeves; MO: Zoe Ingram; Resident of Liberty, IL; Korean War Navy Vet.; Survived by his wife; his father of Griggsville; two daughters: Kathy and Kelly, both at home; three brothers: Richard of Delmar, Calif, Robert of Perry and Gene of Griggsville; two sisters: Mrs. George (Clara) Vail Crank of Lacon and Mrs. Charles (Jennie Lee) Scoggins of Godfrey; several aunts, including Mrs. Wyatt Griffin, who made her home with the Reeves family in Griggsville.

REEVES, Florence (Ehrich); b: 25 Oct 1889, Morgan Co., IL; d: 24 Sep 1985, Jacksonville, IL (Passavant Hosp); Bu: Arcadia Cemetery; M: 1) Sam Challiner on 28 0ct 1939 [Died 8 Nov 1949] 2) Ira P. Story on 5 Jun 1955 [Died l4 Jul 1964] 3) Sylvester Reeves on l6 Jun 1966 [Died 3 Jul 1976]; FA: Julius Ehrich; MO: Rebecca Dywer; Resident of 215 E. Superior, Jacksonville, IL; Survived by a son: Lewis Ehrich of Jonesboro, Ga.; two step-daughters: Mrs. Chester (Dar1een) Cho1ka of Milwaukee, Wise. and Mrs. Violet Cho1ka of New Berlin, Wisc.; 12 stepgrandchi1dren; and 17 great-stepgrandchildren.; Preceded by a stepson and two brothers.

REEVES, Hallie R.; b: 25 Mar 1907, Brooklyn, IL.; d: 27 May 1994, Rushville, IL.; Bu: Brooklyn Cemetery, Brooklyn, IL.; M: Margaret Drake on 19 Dee 1931 in Macomb, IL.; FA: Frank Reeves; MO: Maud Johnson; Resident of Rushville; former1y of Brooklyn.; Survived by his wife; one daughter: Mrs. Max (Ruth) Vandiver of Port Byron; four grand and four great-grandchildren; one brother: Herschel "Sug" Reeves of Rushville; two sisters: Mrs. Cy (Reatha) Blackburn of Brooklyn and Mrs. Jesse (Neva) Bartlett of Rushville; and several nieces and nephews.; Preceded by one son: Robert Franklin Reeves.

REEVES, J. Vale; b: 13 Mar 1898, Perry, IL; d: 6 Jul 1985, Pittsfield, IL (Illini Commty Hosp); Bu: Wilson Cemetery, Perry, IL; M: Zoe Tresa Ingram on 20 Aug 1922 in Chambersburg, IL; FA: John William Reeves; MO: Mary Jane Vale; Wife preceded in death 15 Sep 1967.; Resident of Perry, IL; WWI Vet.; Survived by two daughters: Mrs. Clara Vale Crank of Lacon and Mrs. Jennie Lee Scoggins of Godfrey; three sons: Richard O. of Bakersfield, Calif., Robert J. and Gene F., both of Perry; 14 grand and 20 greatgrandchildren; and several nieces and nephews.; Preceded in death by one son, one brother and two sisters.

REEVES, Johnnie E.; b: 5 Aug 1930, Mer-Rouge, La.; d: 31 Jul 1992, Peoria, IL; Bu: Jersusalem Cemetery, Mer-Rouge, La.; FA: Alex Bee Reeves; MO: Ethel Bais; Resident of Peoria; formerly of Jacksonville.; Korean War Army Vet.; Survived by two sons: Anthony S. Reeves of Chesapeake, Va. and Michael Proctor of Los Angeles, Calif.; eight grand children; one brother: the Rev. Joseph Duncan Reeves Sr. of Peoria; and two sisters: Prince E. Harris of Stockton, Calif. and Flora J. Flemmings of Peoria.; Preceded by his parents, two brothers and two sisters.

REEVES, Nichole Lea; b: 12 Jun 1982, Jacksonville, IL; d: 12 Jun 1982, Jacksonville, IL; Bu: Memorial Lawn Cemetery; FA: Robert Reeves; MO: Debbra Jarman; Parents: residents of 762 S. West St., Jacksonville.; Surviving are her maternal grandparents: Mr. and Mrs. Del Jarman of Jacksonville; the paternal grand father: Robert Reeves of Tennessee, Ill. and paternal grandmother and step-grandfather: Mr. and Mrs. Robert Wilson of Franklin; great-grandparents: George Kirgan of Plymouth; Lucinda Bekemeyer of Hamel and Mr. and Mrs. Orville Jarman of East Alton.

REEVES, Stella (Miller); b: 7 Aug 1892, Buckhorn Township, Brown Co., IL.; d: 22 Oct 1986, Barry, IL. (Commty Care Center); Bu: Parkland Cemetery, Barry, IL.; M: 1) Charles Mixer on 8 Aug 1908 2) Owen Thornton Reeves on 23 Nov 1931 in Jacksonville; FA: William Miller; MO: Sarah Bowen; 1st husband died 16 May 1923; 2nd died 23 Dec 1973.; Resident of Barry, IL.; Survived by a daughter-in-law: Mrs. Victor (Cora) Mixer of Pittsfield; one grandson; four great-grandchildren; and one great-great-grandson; several nieces and nephews.; Preceded by a son; four brothers; and six sisters.

REEVES, Sylvester Hampton; b: 28 Sep 1899, Willis, Kansas; d: 3 Jul 1976, Jacksonville, IL. (Passavant Hosp); Bu: Memorial Park Chapel, Brookfield, Wisc.; M: 1) Edna Dwyer in 1920 (Died in 1963) 2) Florence Story in 1966 ; FA: James Reeves; MO: Ora Wollard; WWI Vet.; Survived by his wife; two daughters: Mrs. Darlene Cholka and Mrs. Violet Cholka, both of Milwaukee, Wise.; and a son: Lewis Eherick Reeves of Georgia; two brothers: Harold of Willis, Kansas and Herman of Colorado; 12 grand and eight great-grandchildren.; Preceded in death by a son, Captain James E. Reeves, and one brother.

REEVES, Viola (Boyd); b: 9 Oct 1891, Leslie, Ark.; d: 27 Dec 1982, Jacksonville, IL (Passavant Hosp); Bu: Sulfur Springs Cemetery, Leslie, Ark.; M: William F. Reeves; FA: Fount Boyd; MO: Elizabeth Redwine; A resident of Roodhouse, IL; Husband preceded in death in 1957.; Surviving are a daughter: Mrs. Laverne Hull of Roodhouse, with whom she made her home; and a brother: Bert Boyd of Leslie, Ark.; Preceded in death by three brothers and four sisters.

REGAN, Howard J.; b: 15 Aug 1910, New Berlin, IL.; d: 17 Mar 1986, Battle Creek, Michigan; Bu: Ft. Custer National Cemetery, Battle Creek, Mich.; FA: Michael D. Regan; MO: Sarah Patton; Resident of Battle Creek, Mich.; WWII Vet.; Survived by a sister: Margaret Walker of Jacksonville; and several nieces and nephews.; Preceded by three brothers: George, Edward and Joseph.

REGAN, James E. "Ed"; b: New Berlin, IL; d: 9 Jan 1984, Clearwater, Fla. (Morton F. Plant Hosp); Bu: Calvary Cemetery, Springfield, IL; M: Juanita V. ; Former resident of Springfield, IL; Was 69 years of age at time of death.; Survivors include his wife; one son: James E. Regan Jr. of Houston, Tex.; one daughter: Mrs. David (Mary Lou} Taylor of Winona. ,Minn; eight grand and five great-grandchildren; one brother Howard Regan of Battle Creek, Mich.; one sister: Mrs. Harold (Margaret) Walker of Jacksonville; and several n1eces and nephews.; Preceded in death by two brother: George and Joe.

REICH, Arkle James; b: 3 Oct 1900, Elkhorn, Brown Co., IL; d: 28 May 1981, Mt. Sterling, IL (Modern Care Nursing Home); Bu: Hersman Cemetery; FA: Joseph Reich; MO: Rebecca Osborne; Resident of R. R. 1, Versailles, IL; Survived by three nieces: Mrs. Mary M. Clark and Mrs. Fred (Jean) Cisco, both of Tucson, Ariz. and Mrs. A. J. (Betty) Krupps of Mt. Sterling; and a nephew: Joe Reich of Versailles.; Preceded by a brother: Marshall; and a sister: Rena.

REICH, Ellis H.; b: 13 Jul 1907, - Cooperstown Township, IL.; d: 5 Oct 1983, Quincy, IL. (St. Mary's Hosp); Bu: Cooperstown Cemetery; M: Gretchen A11een VanCleave on 29 Mar 1937 in Quincy,IL; FA: Henry Reich; MO: Lucy DeWitt; Resident of R. 3, Mt. Sterling, IL.; Survivors include his wife; two sons: Dr. Robert of Quincy and Dr. Vernon of Knoxville, Tenn. and three granddaughters.; Preceded in death by one son.

REICH, Linda J. (Steinberg); b: 24 Jan 1936, Jacksonville, IL.; d: 22 Sep 1996, rural Versailles, IL.; Bu: Hersman Cemetery; M: Joe Reich in 1960 in Granite City, IL.; FA: Wilmer G. Steinberg; MO: Pauline Amelia Rice; Resident of rural Versailles, IL.; Survived by four sons: Lee (wife, Cindy) Reich of Mt. Sterling and Rick (wife, Mary) Reich, Steve (wife, She11i) Reich and Doug (wife, Wendi) Reich, all of Versailles; nine grandchildren; one sister: Mrs. Dale (Jo Ellen) Reynolds of Wilmington, Calif.; and one brother: Terry (wife, Carol) Steinberg of Meredosia.

REICH, Margie J. (Bowen); b: 1 Sep 1923, Mt. Sterling, IL; d: 23 Jun 1995, Springfield, IL (St. John's Hosp); Bu: .Catholic Cemetery, Mt. Sterling, IL; M: Gerald D. Reich on 24 Sep 1945 in Mt. Sterling, IL; FA: Curtis E. Bowen; MO: Anna Wegs; Husband preceded in death 26 Sep 1965.; Resident of Mt. Sterling, IL; Survived by two daughters: Mrs. Rae (Mary Ann) Veith of Beardstown and Mrs. John (Patti) Soranton of Mt. Sterling; one sister: Mrs. Ramona Schaeffer of Mt. Sterling; six grand and two great-grandchildren.

REICH, Patricia Mae (Wilson); b: 1 Nov 1935, Lansing, Mich.; d: 7 Jul 1996, Rushville, IL.; Bu: City Cemetery, Beardstown, IL.; M: Leo Reich on 19 Mar 1954 in Lansing, Mich.; FA: Howard Otto Wilson; MO: Norine Esther; Resident of Beardstown, IL.; Survived by her husband; two sons: Marc Reich (wife, Rita) and Kurc Reich (wife, Cherie), both of Beardstown; and seven grandchildren.; Preceded by her parents.

REICH, Pearl (Harris); b: 5 Feb 1884, Brown Co., IL; d: 3 Feb 1978. Mt. Sterling, IL (Modern Manor Nursing Home); Bu: Mt. Sterling Cemetery, Mt. Sterling, IL; M: Ben Reich; FA: E. D. Harris; MO: Amanda Brown; Husband preceded in death.; Resident of Brown Co., IL; Survived by a daughter: Mrs. Alta Anne Burdick of Beverly Hills, Fla.; nieces and a nephew.; Preceded by a brother and a sister.

REICH, Wilma H. (Chamberlain); b: 5 Oct 1897, Brown Co., IL; d: 10 Aug 1990, Springfield, IL (Memorial Med Cntr); Bu: Hersman Cemetery, Mt. Sterling, IL; M: Marshall J. Reich on 2 Dec 1920 in Quincy, IL; FA: William Chamberlain; MO: Matilda Putman; Husband preceded in death 29 Jan 1955.; Resident of Mt. Sterling, IL; Survived by three daughters: Mary Margaret Clark of Tucson, Ariz., Mrs. A. J. (Betty) Krupps of Mt. Sterling and Mrs. Junior (Jean) Cisco of Tucson, Ariz.; one son: Joe Reich of Versailles; a sister: Marie Jones of Mt. Sterling; 15 grand and 24 great-grandchildren.; Preceded by one brother, one sister and a grandson.

REICHART, Aloysius S.; b: 11 Apr 1909, New Berlin, IL; d: 23 Feb 1994, Springfield, IL (St. John's Hosp); Bu: St. Mary's Cemetery, New Berlin, IL; M: Marie Doyle on 22 Jun 1939 in Petersburg, IL; FA: Frank Reichart; MO: Sophia Stenemeyer; Resident of New Berlin, IL; Survived by his wife; three sons: William A. of Gulf Shores, Ala., Phillip M. of Edwardsville and Lawrence E. of Bryant, Tex.; one daughter: Mary C. Meyer of Pleasant Plains; one brother: Joseph of Westphalia, Mo.; nine grand and two great-grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews.; Preceded by two brothers: Frank and Anthony; three sisters: Christine O'Brian, Sister Genevieve of the Order of St. Vincent DePaul and Monica Reichart.

REICHART, Anthony J.; b: 4 Aug 1911, Waverly, IL; d: 30 Mar 1993, Springfield, IL (St. John's Hosp); Bu: St. Mary's Cemetery, New Berlin, IL; M: 1) Ruth Wehrman in 1940 2) Mary Luby in 1971; FA: Simon Reichart; MO: Sophia Stenemeyer; 1st wife preceded in death 2 Dec 1969.; Resident of New Berlin, IL; Survived by his wife; two sons: Anthony R. of Springfield and Robert F. of Houston, Tex.; two daughters: Mrs. Dave (Cecilia) Harder of Red Oak, Iowa and Mrs. Ron (Mary) Coleman of Wheaton; 10 grand children; and two brothers: Aloysius S. of New Berlin and Joseph B. of Westphalia, Mo.; Preceded by one brother: Frank; and three sisters: Christine, Monica and Sister Genevieve D.C.

REICHERT, Adam Allen; b: 21 Oct 1979; d: 21 Aug 1994. Bu: Diamond Grove Cemetery, Jacksonville, IL.; FA: Allen Reichert; MO: Debbie ; Survived by his parents: Allen (wife, Cathy) Reichert and Debbie (husband, Mike) Benz; four siblings: Emily K. and Breanna K. Benz and Justin A. and Rachel K. Reichert; and grandparents: Vera Reynolds Mr. & Mrs. Marlyn Edmonds Sr., Mr. & Mrs. Elmer Reichert, Mr. & Mr. Joe Gregory and Mr. & Mrs. William Benz.

REICHART, Joseph Sr.; b: 24 Jan 1915, New Berlin, IL.; d: 19 Apr 1995, Westpha1ia, Mo.; Bu: St. Joseph Cemetery, Westpha1ia, Mo.; M: Hedwig Lueckenhoff in 1938 St. Louis, Mo.; FA: Frank Reichart; MO: Sophia Stenemeyer; Resident of Westpha1ia, Mo.; Survived by his wife; three sons: Joseph Reichart Jr. of Linn, Mo. and James Reichart and Frank Reichart both of Westphalia, Mo.; four daughters: Connie Reichart, Barbara Reichart, Rose Huber and Susan Reichart, all of Westphalia, Mo.; and 13 grandchildren.; Preceded by one daughter: Karen Reichart.

REICHERT, Rose (Ruppel); b: 16 Jan 1898, Cass Co., IL; d: 23 Oct 1992, Beardstown, IL; Bu: City Cemetery, Beardstown, IL; M: Oscar Reichert on 24 Aug 1915; FA: Henry J. Ruppel; MO: Amelia Krohe; Husband preceded in death 5 Sep 1967.; Resident of 211 East Third St., Beardstown, IL; Survived by two sons: Roscoe and Herman Reichert, both of Virginia; and nine grandchildren.; Preceded by one sister: Marie; one brother: Herman and one son: Alvin "Barney".

REICHERT, Roy O.; b: 9 Jul 1912, Bluff Springs, IL.; d: 16 Jan 1996, Springfield, IL. (Memorial Med Cntr); Bu: City Cemetery, Beardstown, IL.; M: Phyllis Jokisch on 8 Mar 1936 in Bluff Springs, IL.; FA: Elmer Reichert; MO: Cora Oetgen; Resident of Bluff Springs, IL.; Survived by his wife; one son: Randal (wife, Sue) Reichert and one daughter: Kathy McMurl, both of Bluff Springs; two grandson; four granddaughters; one great grandchild; two brothers: Carlos Reichert of Melford and Elmer C. Reichert of Virginia; and two sisters: Hazel Taylor of Mt. Ayre, Iowa and Lorene Rogers of Decatur.; Preceded by two brothers: Floyd R. and Norman; and one sister: Annabel Jokisch.

REICHRATH, James Leonard "Jim"; b: 17 Mar 1942, Murphysboro, IL; d: 6 Aug 1992, Kirkwood, Mo. (St. Joseph Hosp); Bu: Tower Grove Cemetery, Murphysboro, IL; M: Jenny Lou Peck on 23 Oct 1971 in Armsville, IL; FA: Leonard Reichrath; MO: Ruby Allan; Resident of St. Louis, Mo.; Survived by his wife of St. Louis; several nieces and nephews; many cousins; two sister-in-law; and one brother-in-law.; Preceded by his parents.

REICHARD, Dorothy (Childers); d: 16 Sep 1983, Harrisburg, Pa.; Bu: Charlotte Memorial Garden, Harrisburg, Pa.; M: Jack Reichard; Was 53 years of age at time of death.; Survived by her husband; four children; two sisters: Mrs. Lola Hembrough of Franklin and Mrs. Louise Chatfield of Rochester, N.Y.; an d three brothers: Warren Childers of New Jersey and Henry Childers and James Childers; both of Florida.

REICHERT, Alvin O. "Barney"; b: 19 Feb 1919, Bluff Springs, IL; d: 14 Jun 1982, Jacksonville, IL (Passavant Hosp); Bu: Beardstown City Cemetery; M: Dolores Lovekamp on 29 Jul 1945; FA: Oscar Reichert; MO: Rose Ruppel; Resident of Virginia, IL; Surviving are his mother, of Beardstown; a son: James Leroy, Virginia; four daughters: Mrs. Charles (Judy) Dillard, Jacksonville; Mrs. David (Vicki) Robson, Murrayville; Mrs. Regis (Shelia) Knisley, DeKalb; and Mrs. Mike (Patsy) Miller, Virginia; two brothers: Roscoe and Herman, both of Virginia; and seven grandchildren.

REICHERT, Bessie R. (Merriman); b: 14 Jan 1904, Scott Co., IL; d: 25 May 1988, Roxana, IL; Bu: Rose Lawn Memory Gardens, Betha1to, IL; M: C. Ralph Reichert on 10 Apr 1926 in Winchester, IL; FA: John Merriman; MO: Caroline Vannier; Resident of Roxana, IL; Survived by her husband; two daughters: Ruth Reichert of Bethalto and Jean Gaines of Clinton, S.C.; three grand and three great-grandchildren.; Preceded by three brothers and three sisters

REICHERT, Cora E. (Oetgen); b: 20 Aug 1889, Cass Co., IL; d: 2 Nov 1977, Beardstown, IL(Myers Nursing Home); Bu: Beardstown City Cemetery; M: Elmer Reichert on 11 Aug 1909 in Arenzville, IL.; FA: George C. Oetgen; MO: Anna Henrietta Reichert; Husband preceded in death 29 Aug 1972.; Resident of Beardstown; formerly of Bluff Springs, IL; Survived by three sons: Roy Reichert of Bluff Springs, Carlos Reichert of Milford and Elmer C. Reichert of Virginia; three daughters: Mrs. Annabelle Jockisch of Virginia, Mrs. Hazel Taylor of Redding, Ia. and Mrs. Lorene Rogers of Oakley; 17 grand and 24 greatgrandchildren.; Preceded by three children; three sisters; a brother; and a granddaughter.

REICHERT, Esther H.; b: 26 Mar 1899. Cass Co., IL; d: 7 Jun 1988, Beardstown, IL (Myers Nursing Home); Bu: Beardstown City Cemetery; FA: John Frederick Reichert; MO: Bertha Koch; Resident of Bluff Springs, IL; Survived by a sister: Leila Daniels, also a resident of the Myers nursing center; four nieces and three nephews.; Preceded by three sisters: Lillie L. Teyton, Della Schall and Inez Davis.

REICHERT, Marie (Charles); b: 30 Oct 1922, Virginia, IL.; d: 25 Dec 1988, Virginia, IL. Bu: Walnut Ridge Cemetery, Virginia, IL.; M: Herman G. Reichert on 14 Mar 1942 in Hannibal, Mo.; FA: Thomas Jackson Charles; MO: Hazel Simpson; Resident of Virginia, IL.; Survived by her husband; two sons: H. Gary Reichert of Lincoln and Steven Reichert of Virginia; a daughter: Mrs. Raymond (Carolyn) Albers of Simpsonville, S.C.; five grandchildren; a brother: William H. Charles of Bluffs; and two sisters: Mrs. Betty Greenwood of Virginia and Mrs. Ken (Helen) Pettit of Tallula two aunts: Ethel Farmer of Beardstown and Dorothy Alcorn of Jacksonville; and several nieces and nephews.; Preceded by her parents; a brother: Thomas Charles Jr.; an infant sister; and three uncles.

REICHERT, Paul E.; d: 24 Oct 1976, Springfield, IL (Memorial Med Cntr); A resident of Pleasant Plains, IL; was 83 years of age at time of death.

REICHNER, Mary Willard (Littleton); b: 30 Sep 1912; d: 4 Dec 1979, Santa Ana, Calif. Bu: West Cemetery, Pittsfield, IL; M: 1) Harold Willard 2) Harold Reichner; FA: John Littleton; MO: Lula ; 1st husband preceded in death.; Survived by her husband of California; two sons by her first marriage: John and Harold Willard, both of California; two grandchildren; three brothers and a sister: Hal Littleton of Dorsey, IL, Gene and Earl Littleton of California and Mabel Bradshaw of Alton.

REICK, Myrtle L. (Miller); b: 21 Nov 1900, Grays, Md.; d: 23 Mar 1993, Beardstown, IL; Bu: City Cemetery, Beardstown, IL; M: Max Reick on 17 May 1920 in Baltimore, Md.; FA: William Miller; MO: Nora Schultz; Husband preceded in death 14 Sep 1955.; Resident of Beardstown, IL; Survived by one son: James Reick of Beardstown; two daughters: Sally Willey of Industry and Edna Campbell of Beardstown; eight grand, 25 great-grand and six great-great-grandchildren; one brother: Owings Miller of Baltimore, Md.; and one sister: Alice Ketterman of Baltimore, Md.; Preceded by two sisters, five brothers and one great-granddaughter.

REID, Alice K. (Commerford); b: 10 Jul 1902, Victoria Co., Ontario, Canada; d: 6 Sep 1989, Jacksonville, IL. (Modern Care Nursing Home); Bu: Oshawa, Ontario, Canada; M: Clarence M. Reid on 7 Aug 1940; FA: James Commerford; MO: Margaret Foley; Husband preceded in death 5 Aug 1958.; Resident of 341 W. Lafayette, Jacksonville, IL.; Survived by three sisters: Elizabeth Wilkinson of Belleville, Ontario, Carmelita Commerford of Toronto and Marie Agnes Commerford of Oshawa, Ontario; and several nieces and nephews.; Preceded by two brothers and four sisters.

REID, Barbara A. (Gust); b: 6 Nov 1930, Schuyler Co., IL.; d: 21 Apr 1993, Jacksonville, IL. (Passavant Hosp); Bu: Walnut Ridge Cemetery, Virginia, IL.; M: Kenneth W. Reid in July, 1952 near Virginia, IL.; FA: Daniel Gust; MO: Bessie Harrison; Resident of Virginia, IL.; Survived by her husband; three sons: Kenneth A. and Kelly G., both of Virginia, and Kevin R. of East Moline; one daughter: Diane Childs of Orlando, Fla.; one stepson: Phil Reid of New Palestine, Ind.; one stepdaughter: Julie Henninger of Joliet; several grandchildren; two great-grandchildren; one brother: Bill Gust of Versailles; two sisters: Pauline Wooddirdge of Henderson, Ky. and Naomi Vermillion of Vallejo, Calif.; and several nieces and nephews.; Preceded by two brothers and two sisters

REID, C. Lettsom; b: 1906, Jacksonville, IL.; d: 22 Feb 1984, Jacksonville, IL.; Bu: Memorial Lawn Cemetery, Jacksonville, IL.; M: Norma Thady on 10 Jul 1929 in Godfrey, IL.; FA: Lloyd S. Reid; MO: Mary Jane Newby; Resident of 1911 Mound Ave., Jacksonville, IL.; Surviving are his wife; four grandchildren: Wendy Johns, Cindy Reinhard, both of Pomona, Calif., Lorrie Stepp and Christopher John Reid, both of LaVerne, Calif.; one sister: Mrs. Robert (June) Brand of Jacksonville; and two great-grandchildren.; Preceded in death by one son: Charles L., who died in 1970.

REID, Claire K. (Lebkuecher); b: 14 Apr 1894, Cass Co., IL; d: 9 Jul 1984, Beardstown, IL (Hosp); Bu: Beardstown City Cemetery; M: James H. Reid on 8 Jun 1926; FA: Charles A. Lebkuecher; MO: Lydia Meyer; Preceded in death by her husband on 7 Oct 1983.; Resident of 2004 Mound Rd., Jacksonville, IL; Survived by two brothers, Carl and Gilbert Lebkuecher of Beardstown; two sisters: Gladys Bollhorst of Beardstown and Jane Henderson of Springfield.; Preceded in death by four sisters and one brother.

REID, Daniel Webster; b: 19 Oct 1911, Minneapolis, Minn.; d: 24 Nov 1995, Springfield, IL (St. John's Hosp); Bu: East Cemetery, Jacksonville, IL; M: Gladys Olive on 3 Nov 1946 in Joliet, IL; FA: Daniel Webster Reid; MO: Mattie Carey; Wife preceded in death in 1982.; Resident of Springfield; formerly of J'ville.; WWII Army Vet.; Survived by one stepdaughter: Ophelia Jackson of Jacksonville; six grand, 12 great-grand and seven great-great-grandchi1dren; and one niece and one nephew.; Preceded by one stepson: James Olive; and two sisters: Lillian Holt and Gladys Alexander.

REID, Dorothy Marie (Boatman); b: 25 Aug 1922, Los Angeles, Calif.; d: 6 Feb 1994, Springfield, IL. (St. John's Hosp); Bu: Ebenezer Cemetery; M: Charles H. Reid on 4 Feb 1941 in Arcadia, IL.; FA: Robert Boatman; MO: Pauline Bartterton; Resident of Jacksonville, IL.; Survived by her husband; one son: Gale (wife, Jennifer) Reid of Alexander; two daughters: Mrs. James W. (Vickie) Clayton and Mrs. Bill (Rebecca) Browning, both of Jacksonville; six grandchildren; one brother: Robert Boadman; and several nieces and nephews.; Preceded by one brother: Everett Boatman.

REID, Fern (Potter); b: 27 Sep 1903, Morgan Co., IL; d: 23 Jul 1984, Winchester, IL (Scott Co. Nursing Home); Bu: Diamond Grove Cemetery, Jacksonville, IL; M: Roland F. Reid on 14 Oct 1925 in Morgan Co., IL; FA: Charles W. Potter; MO: Catherine Fellows; Resident of R.R. 2, Winchester, IL; Survived by her husband; a son: Robert B. Reid of Winchester; four grand and seven great-grandchildren; and a sister: Mrs. Gail (Evanva) Ranson of Jacksonville.; Preceded in death by three infant daughters, six sisters and two brothers.

REID, Gertrude L. (Ross); b: 10 Sep 1916, Car1inville, IL.; d: 16 Jun 1991, Car1inville, IL.; Bu: New Calvary Cemetery, Car1inville, IL; M: George Reid on 21 Aug 1936 in Car1inville, IL.; FA: Adam Ross; MO: Frances Hoelting; Survived by her husband; nine sons: Dr. James of Greenfield, John of Stonington, Jerry of Greenfield, George of Mt. Zion, Ed of Decatur, Bob of Litchfield, Ken of Carlinville, David of Westchester and Don of Chatham; six daughter: Margie Oftedahl of Bolingbrook, Anne Dowland of Carlinville, Ruth LeVoy of Ellisville, Mo., Judy Hussey of Carlinville, Carol Miller of Centralia and Susan Webber of Litchfield; 52 grand and 4 great-grandchildren; three brothers: Raymond Ross of Carlinville, Greg Ross of Iowa Park, Tex. and Gus Ross of Emporium, Pa.; one sister: Adelaid Poskozim of Antioch; and several nieces and nephews.; Preceded by one daughter: Mary Gertrude Peterson in 1974; one grandson: Bradley Robert Reid in 1980; two sisters: Olga Lapp and Helen Hoelting; and one brother: WillJo Ross.

REID, Gladys Louise (Olive); b: 27 Sep 1913, West, Mississippi; d: 11 Mar 1982, Jacksonville, IL; Bu: Jacksonville East Cemetery; M: Daniel W. Reid, Jr. on 3 Nov 1946 in Joliet, IL; FA: Leroy Olive; MO: Ophelia Stuckey; Resident of 810 N. East St., Jacksonville, IL; Surviving are her husband; two children: James Olive and Mrs. Estell (Ophelia) Jackson, both of Jacksonville; six grand and nine great-grandchildren.; A granddaughter preceded in death.

REID, Hurley L.; b: 28 May 1908, Brown Co., IL; d: 12 Apr 1976, Rushville, IL (Culbertson Hosp); Bu: Versailles Cemetery; M: Eva Waters on 4 Nov 1974 in Versailles, IL; Resident of Versailles, IL; Survived by his wife; four step-sons: William Perry of Jacksonville, Dean Perry of Versailles, Charles Waters of Mt. Sterling and Ronnie Waters of Murrayville; four step-daughters: Mrs. John (Betty) Clark of Meredosia, Miss Ruth Perry of Meredosia, Mryna Tomlin of Kansas City, Mo., Mrs. David Eldridge of Jacksonville; and a brother: Everett Reid of Charleston. Preceded in death by two sisters.

REID, James H.; b: 28 Jun 1897, - Lisbon, Iowa; d: 7 Oct 1983, Jacksonville, IL. (Passavant Hosp); M: Claire Lekuecher; FA: Rodney Reid; MO: Anna Shaler; Resident of 2004 Mound Road, Jacksonvil1e, IL; Suvivors include his wife; t.wo brothers-in-law: Carl Lekuecher and Gilbert Lebkuecher, both of Beardstown; three sisters-in-law: Gladys Bollhorst of Beardstown; Marie Schapper of Nokomis and Jane Henderson of Springfield; several nieces and nephews.; Preceded in death by Łour brothers and three sisters.

REID, Margaret C.; b: 15 Nov 1909, Illinois; d: 18 Feb 1984, Ashland, IL.; Bu: Ashland, IL.; FA: Stuart Reid; MO: Margaret Devlin; A resident of Springfield, IL.; WWII Vet.; Survived by three sisters: Mrs. Tim (Sue) Doolin of Ashland; Mrs. LeRoy (Helen) Hoornbeck of Walden, N. Y.; and Mrs. John (Mary K.) Gardner of Ashland; and several nieces and nephews.

REID, Margaret V. (Devlin); b: 21 Dec 1887, Tower Hill, IL.; d: 8 Sep 1978, Springfield, IL.; Bu: Walnut Ridge Cemetery, Springfield, IL.; M: Stuart Reid; FA: James Devlin; MO: Bridget Brady; Husband preceded in death.; A former resident of Ashland, IL.; Survived by these daughters: Margaret C. Reid of Springfield, Sue Doolin and Mary K. Gardner, both of Ashland, and Helen Stuart Hoorndeck of Walden, N.Y.; 17 grand and eight great-grandchildren.; Preceded by one son, two brothers and three sisters.

REID, Marie Hammond (Meyer); b: 19 Nov 1899, St. Louis, Mo.; d: 15 Sep 1981, Jacksonville, IL. (Meline Nrsg Ctr); Bu: Calvary Cemetery; M: 1) Chester Hammond 2) Henry Reid; FA: Henry Meyer; MO: Catherine Bajart; Resident of 235 W. Greenwood, Jacksonville, IL.; Both husbands preceded her in death; Surviving are the following children (from the marriage with Chester Hammond): Michael Hammond, Maryville, Washington and John Hammond, Jacksonville, Mrs. R. L. (Catherine) Brooks, Newton, and Mrs. Clarence (Lucille) Ei1ering, Jacksonville; 14 grand and 14 great-grandchildren. A brother, John Meyer, Everett, Washington also survives.

REID, Norma T. (Thady); b: 15 Oct 1900, Manchester, IL.; d: 23 Jan 1988, Jacksonville, IL. (Passavant Hosp); Bu: Memorial Lawn Cemetery; M: Charles Lettsom Reid on 10 Jul 1929 in Godfrey, IL; FA: Charles Thady; MO: Amy Crabtree; Husband preceded in death 22 Feb 1984.; Resident of 1911 Mound Ave., Jacksonville, IL; Survived by four grandchildren: Wendy Johns and Cindy Reinhard, both of Upland, Calif. and Lorrie Ashley and Christopher John Reid, both of La Mirada, Calif. five great-grandchildren.; Preceded by one son: Charles; and one brother.

REID, Robert B.; b: 17 Aug 1928, Jacksonville, IL.; d: 30 Apr 1996, Decatur, IL. (Memorial Hosp) Bu: Diamond Grove Cemetery, Jacksonville, IL.; M: Rhoda Cowhick on 26 Aug 1946 in Winchester, IL.; FA: Roland F. Reid; MO: Fern Potter; Resident of Winchester, IL.; Survived by his wife; h~s father of Jacksonville; three sons: Robert S. (wife, Gayle) Reid of Missoula Mo., Charles (wife, Martha L.) Reid of Jacksonville and Bruce (wife, Francis) Reid of Winchester; one daughter: Marylois (husband, Ed) Brown of Clinton; eight grand and three great-grandchildren; and a special friend who had been a foreign exchange student in the Reid's home: Juan Valez (wife, Luz Elena) of Indianapolis, Ind.; Preceded by his mother.

REID, Robert Campbell; b: 5 Aug 1906, Jacksonville, IL; d: 27 Jul 1995, Normal, IL (Heritage Manor Nursing Home); BU: Park Hill Cemetery Mausoleum, Bloomington, IL; M: Mildred L. Snyder on 25 Dec 1932 in Jacksonville, IL; FA: Clarence Milton Reid; MO: Kittie Campbell; Resident of 505 N. Adelaide St., Normal, IL; WWII Navy Vet.; Survived by his wife. Preceded by one brother.

REID, Stephen Holland; b: 3 Oct 1903; d: 25 Jan 1981, Lakewood, N.J. (Summitt Nursing Home); Bu: Diamond Grove Cemetery, Jacksonville, IL; M: Laura B. Peters; FA: Enoch Reid; MO: Jennie Baxter; Wife preceded in death 6 Mar 1980.; Resident of Whiting, N.J.; Survived by two daughters: Grace Margaret Bauer of Jackson, Wyoming and Laura J. Reid of New York, N.Y.; three grandchildren; and a sister: Roberta R. Hubbert of Mesa, Arizona.

REIF, Alta (Stone); b: 7 Sep 1898, Greene Co., IL; d: 18 Jul 1986; Carro11ton, IL (Boyd Mem Hosp); Bu: Ja1appa Cemetery; M: Frank Reif on 11 Dec 1919 in Ja1appa, IL; FA: Daniel P. Stone; MO: Missouri Coates; Husband preceded in death 23 Aug 1985.; Resident of Eldred, IL; Survived by two sons: Dale of Eldred and Delmar of Carrollton; six grand and five great-grandchildren.

REIF, Christopher J.; b: 10 Jan 1960; d: 26 Jan 1994, White Hall, IL; Bu: City Cemetery, Carrollton, IL; FA: Elmer C. Reif; MO: Helen Agnes Hartmen; Resident of White Hall, IL; Survived by four sons: Christopher James Reif Jr., Kyle Andrew Reif and Cory Matthew Reif, all of Jacksonville, and Cody James Reif of Carrollton; four sisters: Mrs. Gene (Clara) Halliday and Mrs. Frank (Nancy) Romano, both of Brighton, Verna Rabe of White Hall and Mrs. Bob (Linda) Cox of Alton; six brothers: Harold and John of Carrollton, Harvey of Evans, Ga., Gene of Webster Grove, Mo., Clarence of Omaha, Neb. and Michael of Carrollton.; Preceded by his parents and one brother: Charles.

REIF, Edward H.; b: 31 Oct 1894, Greene County, IL; d: 20 Jan 1982, Jerseyville, IL. (Greenwood Nursing Home); Bu: Carro11ton City Cemetery; M: Tu1a Staunton; FA: Frank Reif; MO: Catherine Winter; Wife died in 1976.; Survivors include two grandchildren; five greatgrandchildren and one great-great-grandchild; one sister: Elizabeth Osborne of Alton and one brother: Frank, of Eldred.; Preceded in death by one son and one brother.

REIF, Frank; b: 4 Sep 1896, Linder, IL.; d: 23 Aug 1985, Carrollton, IL. (Boyd Mem Hosp); Bu: Ja1appa Cemetery, southwest of Carrollton, IL.; M: A1ta Stone on 11 Dec 1919 in Ja1appa, IL.; FA: Frank Reif; MO: Catherine Winters; Resident of rural Eldred, IL.; Survived by his wife; two sons: Dale of Eldred and Delmar of Carrollton; Tom Handlin, who was raised in the Reif home; six grand and five great-grandchildren; and one sister: Elizabeth Osborne of Alton.; Preceded by two brothers and four infant children.

REIF, Harold A.; b: 17 Nov 1943; d: 29 Oct 1994, Carrollton, IL. (Boyd Hosp); Bu: Eldred Memorial Gardens Cemetery, Eldred, IL.; M: Sharon Thompson on 10 Mar 1968 in Roodhouse, IL.; FA: Elmer C. Reif; MO: Helen Agnes Hartman; Resident of Carro1lton, IL.; Vietnam War Vet.; Survived by his wife; one son: Jeff Reif of Carrollton; two grandchildren; four sisters: Mrs. Gene (Clara) Halliday of Brighton, Mrs. Frank (Nancy) Romano of Brighton, Verna Rabe of White Hall and Mrs. Bob (Linda) Cox of Alton; five brothers: John of Bethany, Harvey of Evan, Ga., Gene of Webster Groves, Mo., Clarence of Omaha, Neb. and Michael of Carrollton.; Preceded by his parents; and two brothers: Charles and Christopher.

REIF, Helen Agnes (Hartmen); b: 14 Mar 1918, St. Louis, Mo.; d: 11 Dec 1987, Piasa, IL; Bu: Carrollton City Cemetery; M: Elmer Charles Reif on 26 Apr 1938 in Carrollton, IL; FA: John A. Hartmen; MO: Mary M. Ewen; Resident of Carrollton, IL; Husband preceded in death 29 Aug 1969.; Survived by eight sons: Charles of Kansas City, Mo., Harold and Mike, both of Carrollton, John of Colorado Springs, Colo., Harvey of Springfield, Gene of Fenton, Mo., Chris of White Hall and Clarence at Wright-Patterson Air Force Base, Ohio; four daughters: Mrs. Gene (Clara) Halliday of Piasa, Mrs. Frank (Nancy) Romano of Alton, Mrs. Ronnie (Verna) Rabe of White Hall and Mrs. Bob (Linda) Cox of Godfrey; and 26 grandchildren.

REIF, Tu1a A. (Stanton); b: 8 May 1893, Macoupin Co., IL; d: 1 Aug 1976, Hettick, IL; Bu: Carrollton City Cemetery; M: Edward H. Reif ; FA: Uriah Stanton; MO: Alice Stoultz; Resident of Hettick, IL.; Survived by her husband; a brother: Roy V. Stanton of Virden; two sisters: Mrs. Verna Beard of St. Louis, and Mrs. Irene Morrison of Springfield; two step-grandchildren and five step-gread-grandsons.; Preceded by one stepson, three sisters and three brothers.

REIFF, Joseph J.; b: 8 Feb 1914, Portland, Ore.; d: 11 Feb 1994, Springfield, IL. (Heritage Manor Nursing Home); Bu: City Cemetery, Ashland, IL.; M: Louella Douglass on 23 Oct 1966 in San Diego, Calif.; FA: Joseph Reiff; MO: Hattie Hughson; Resident of Ashland, IL.; WWII Army Air Force Vet.; Survived by his wife.; The last member of his immediate family, he was preceded by a sister: Adeline Winter.

REIFF, Louella M. (Douglas); b: 18 Feb 1918, Murrayville, IL; d: 8 Feb 1996, Springfield, IL (Heritage Manor); Bu: City Cemetery, Ashland, IL; M: Joseph J. Reiff on 23 Oct 1966 in San Diego, Calif.; FA: John Douglas; MO: Dora Otken; Husband preceded in death 11 Feb 1994.; Resident of Ashland, IL; Survived by two sisters: Lucille Salzman of Virginia and Mildred Grant of Pleasant Plains and several nieces and nephews.; Preceded by one sister: Dorothy DeGroot.

REILEY, Gene M.; b: 24 Sep 1924, Rockford, IL; d: 9 Jun 1982, Stewartsvil1e (IL); Bu: Browning Cemetery, Browning, IL; M: Maxine Crafton on 29 Jun 1974 in Browning, IL; FA: James Reiley; MO: Vera Moss; Resident of Indio, Calif.; formerly of Browning, IL; WWII Vet.; Survived by his wife; two sons: Steven Reiley and Brian Reiley; one daughter: Pamela Reiley; and three stepsons: Richard Todd of Chambersburg, Bryan Todd of Arenzville and Bill Todd of Thompsonville; three sisters: Metta Landes of Beardstown, Jeanette Haig of Magnolia and Lorna Becker of Browning; and three brothers: Orrin Reiley, Kenneth Reiley and Giles Reiley, all of California.

REILLY, James R.; d: 13 Mar 1977, Springfield, IL (St. John's Hosp); Bu: Calvary Cemetery, Springfield, IL; M: Alta ; FA: John P. Reilly; MO: Nellie Brinkman; Resident of 1604 South Lincoln Ave., Springfield, IL.; WII Navy Vet.; Survived by his wife; son: James R. of Jacksonville; his mother: Nellie Reilly of Springfield; and brothers: John, Gene and Jerome, all of Springfield; and a sister: Mrs. Helen Scronce of Peoria.

REILLY, William J.; b: 10 May 1936, Alton, IL.; d: 11 Nov 1985, Godfrey, IL.; Bu: Fernwood Cemetery, Roodhouse, IL.; M: Carol Martin; FA: William J. Reilly; MO: Vivian Jolley Wollermann; Resident of Godfrey, formerly of Roodhouse, IL.; Vet.; Survived by his mother of Roodhouse; his wife; a daughter: Mrs. Tom (Mary Clair) Fleming of Godfrey; and a son: John Rielly at home.

REIMER, Rev. Elmer E.; b: 8 Apr 1915, Medford, Okla.; d: 27 Sep 1991, Springfield, IL (Memorial Med Cntr); Bu: Mechanicsburg Cemetery, Mechanicsburg, IL; M: Norma Jean Tyler on 18 Feb 1950; FA: Jacob Reimer; MO: Elizabeth Ratzlaff; Resident of Springfield, IL; Survived by his wife; two sisters: Marie Hibberd of Ojai, Calif. and Ann Campbell of Wills Point, Tex.; and several nieces and nephews.

REINDERS, Grace M. (Maxwell); b: 16 Nov 1901, Farmer City, IL.; d: 9 May 1996, Quincy, IL. (Sunset Nursing Home); Bu: Memorial Lawn Cemetery, Jacksonville, IL.; M: John J. Reinders on 27 Feb 1924 in Athens, IL.; FA: Samuel P. Maxwell; MO: Fannie Arbogast; Husband preceded in death 27 Apr 1978.; Resident of Quincy; formerly of Jacksonville.; Survived by one son: Jerry Reinders of Springfield; two daughters: Mrs. Don (Helen) Scott of Fargo, N.D. and Mrs. Bruce (Fannie) Murphy of Springif1ed; 10 grand and six great-grand children; and several nieces and nephews.; Preceded by one son: Henry J. Reinders; two grandchildren; two brothers: Guy Maxwell and Vern Maxwell; and one sister; Ivy Dirks.

REINDERS, John J.; b: 12 Oct 1895, Germany; d: 27 Apr 1978, Jacksonville, IL. (Norris Hosp); Bu: Memorial Lawn Cemetery, Jacksonville, IL.; M: Grace Maxwell on 27 Feb 1924 in Athens, IL.; FA: Jurgen Reinders; MO: Gepke ; Resident of 3 Laurel Court, Jacksonville, IL.; Survived by his wife, two daughters: Mrs. Don (Helen) Scott of Quincy and Mrs. Bruce (Fannie) Murphy of Pawnee; a son: Jerry Reinders of Springfield; a brother: Mehme Reinders of Germany; a sister: Hiemke Jelten, also of Germany; and eight grandchildren.; Preceded by a son, two grandchildren, and a brother.

REINDERS, Selma L.; (Rosendal); b: 18 Jan 1900, Petersburg, IL; d: 16 Aug 1990, Quincy, IL (Blessing Hosp); Bu: Rose Hill Cemetery, Petersburg, IL; FA: Reak Rosendal; MO: Hilke M. Gebhards; Resident of the Pittsfield Nursing Home, Pittsfield, IL; formerly of Baylis, IL; Survived by one daughter: Mrs. Donald (Ellen) Hibbard of Baylis; one son: Glenn D. Reinders of Perrysburg, Ohio; five grandchildren: Mrs. Ronald (Donna) Moore of Griggsville, Mrs. Gary (Diane) Lupton of Arlington, Tex., Dwayne Hibbard of Mommence, Roy D. Hibbard of Muncie, Ind. and David Reinders of Perrysburg, Ohio; eight great-grandchildren; and one great-greatgrandson.; Preceded by six sisters and two brothers.

REINERS, Robert A.; b: 9 Mar 1917, Brooklyn, N.Y.; d: 14 Mar i993, Hinsdale, IL (Hosp); Bu: Sacred Heart Cemetery, Franklin, IL; M: Alice ; FA: Albert H. Reiners; MO: Ada Broadway; Resident of Hinsdale; formerly of Jacksonville.; Survived by his wife; two sons: John R. (wife, Peggy) and Edward H.; and three sisters: Marian, Marjorie and Anne.

REINHARDT, Anna Louise; b: 28 Jan 1907, Jacksonville, IL; d: 15 Apr 1993, Alton, IL (Memorial Hosp); Bu: Memorial Lawn Cemetery, Jacksonville, IL; FA: Charles R. Reinhardt; MO: Bertha McGloshen; Resident of 402 Labor Drive, Jacksonville, IL; Survived by three cousins. Preceded by one brother.

REINHARDT, Edwin; b: 15 May 1915, New Salem, IL; d: 20 May 1989, Columbia, Mo. (Veteran's Hosp); Bu: Gray Cemetery; M: Lois Pease on 6 Sep 1937 in New Salem, IL; FA: Henry Reinhardt; MO: Mina Carnes; Resident of Pittsfield, IL; Survived by his wife; a son: Ed of Pittsfield; a daughter: Judith Baughman of Pittsfield; a brother: Lynden of New Salem; a sister: Glenna Dringenberg of Pekin; three grand and two great-grandchildren.; Preceded by a brother.

REINHARDT, Lois (Pease); b: 11 Apr 1919, New Salem, IL; d: 20 May 1991, Springfield, IL (Memorial Med Cntr); Bu: Gray Cemetery, near New Salem, IL; M: Edwin Reinhardt on 6 Sep 1937 in New Salem, IL; FA: Harry Pease; MO: Helen Gerard; Husband preceded in death 20 May 1989.; Resident of Pittsfield, IL; Survived by two children: Ed Reinhardt and Judith Baughman, both of Pittsfield; two sisters: Dorothy Cannon of Pittsfield and Eleanor Courtney of Aldrich, Mo.; one brother: Ed Pease of Pittsfield; three grandchildren; and two great-grandchildren.; Preceded by three brothers.

REINHARDT, Orville E.; b: 26 Sep 1893, New Salem, IL; d: 31 Oct 1977, Pittsfield, IL (Nursing Cntr); Bu: Pittsfield West Cemetery; M: 1) Tina Allen on 3 Jun 1917 in Baylis, IL 2) Ruth Jones Brierley on l5 Sep 1966 in Pittsfield, IL; FA: Leonard Reinhardt; MO: Mary Elizabeth Curless; 1st wife preceded in death 17 Feb 1966.; Resident of Griggsville, IL; Vet.; Survived by his wife; two step-sons: Larue Brierley of Costa Mesa, Calif. and David Brierley of Pawhuska, Okla.; a sister: Mrs. Floyd (Eva) Phillips of Barry; and 19 step-grandchildren.

REINHARDT, Ruth J. Brierley (Jones); b: 21 May 1895, Ashland, IL; d: 15 Feb 1986, Pawhuska, Okla. (Hosp); Bu: Griggsville Cemetery, Griggsville, IL; M: 1) Vincent Brierley [Died in 1951] 2) Orville Reinhardt in 1967 [Died in 1979]; FA: Daniel Jones; MO: Sarah Butler; Resident of Pawhuska, Okla.; Survived by two sons: LaRue Brierley of Costa Mesa, Calif. and David Brierley of Pawhuska, Okla.; 18 grand and 9 great-grandchildren; and a sister: Rosella Jones of Ashland.

REINHOLD, Gladys Viola (Hand); b: 9 Jan 1898, near Ft. Wayne, Ind.; d: 7 Oct 1988, Jacksonville, IL (Passavant Hosp); Bu: Huntertown Cemetery, near Ft. Wayne, Ind.; M: Curtis Reinhold; FA: William E. Hand; MO: Arminda Essex; Husband preceded in death in 1975.; Resident of 6 Gardendale Drive, Jacksonville, IL; Survived by several nieces and nephews, including Mrs. Carroll (Elizabeth) Agger Newingham of Waverly.; Preceded by five brothers and three sisters.

REINING, Charles A. "Kiddo"; b: 24 Sep 1901, near Arenzville, IL; d: 7 Jul 1978, Jacksonville, IL (Passavant Hosp); Bu: North Cemetery, Arenzville, IL; M: Geraldine Oettle on 31 Oct 1932 in Winchester, IL; FA: Stephen Douglas Reining; MO: Isabelle Elliott; Resident of 321 Montgomery, Meredosia, IL; Survived by his wife; two daughters: Mrs. Lee (Winifred) Hilton of East Peoria and Mrs. Archie (Doris) Hanks of Chapin; four grandchildren: Roger Lee Hilton of Missoula, Montana, Lee Ann McDaniel of East Peoria, Barbara Ham of Jacksonville and Greg Morris of Chapin; and five great-grandchildren.; Preceded by four brothers and one grandson.

REINING, Charlotte "Lottie" (Crews); b: 18 Dec 1897, Cass Co., IL.; d: 30 Mar 1978, Beardstown, IL. (Myers Nursing Home); Bu: Oakland Cemetery, Meredosia, IL.; M: Henry Reining on 12 Feb 1917 in Virginia, IL.; FA: Robert Crews; MO: Mary Wright; Husband preceded in death in 1955.; Resident of Meredosia, IL.; Survived by these children: Emma Jane Fosha of Beardstown, Irving H. of Meredosia, Mrs. John (Dorothy L.) Lowe of Mt. Sterling and Clifford H. of Florence; eight grand and six great-grandchildren.; Preceded by two brothers and four sisters.

REINING, Clifford H.; b: 30 Sep 1922, Meredosia, IL.; d: 26 Jul 1994, Florence, IL.; Bu: Blue River Cemetery, near Detroit, IL.; M: Kathryn Dorothy Davis in 1956 in St. Louis, Mo.; FA: Henry Reining; MO: Lottie Crews; Wife preceded in death 9 Aug 1982.; Survived by two step-daugthers: Jean Isringhausen of Jerseyville and Dora Baird of rural Winchester; two stepsons: Joe Shelton of Bethalto and Bob Shelton of Valley City; 20 stepgrand, 26 stepgreatgrandchildren; one step great- great-grand daughter; one brother: Ervin Reining of Meredosia; and two sisters: Imogene Fosha of Beardstown and Dorothy Lowe of Mt. Sterling.; Preceded by three stepgrandchildren.

REINING, Dorothy (Davis); b: 23 Aug 1918, Florence, IL.; d: 9 Aug 1982, Florence, IL.; M: Clifford Reining in 1956; FA: Claude Davis; MO: Elizabeth Floyd; Survived by her mother, of Winchester; her husband; the following children: Delores Hayn of Route 1, Fieldon; Eddie Joe Shelton of Alton; Robert Claude Shelton of Valley City; and Mrs. Harold (Dora) Baird of Route 2, Winchester; 16 grand and 3 great-grandchildren; the following brothers and sisters: May DePriest of St. Louis; Claude "Bud" Davis of Bluffs; Faye Watkins of Bowen; Louise Guthrie of Pearl; and Frank Davis, Valley City. One sister is deceased.

REINING, Evaline L. (Floyd); b: 12 Mar 1918, Brown Co., IL; d: 13 Mar 1992, Jacksonville, IL (Passavant Hosp); Bu: Oakland Cemetery, Meredosia, IL; M: Irvin Reining on 3 Jun 1940 in Mt. Sterling, IL; FA: William Floyd; MO: Maude Ballard; Resident of 340 N. Washington St., Meredosia, IL; Survived by her husband; her mother of Beardstown; three daughters: Sue Hann Reining of Jacksonville, Mrs. Michael (Deena) Shepard of Meredosia and Mrs. John (Janie Louise) DeVQre of Utica; four grand and three great-grandchildren; one sister: Mrs. Clarence (Josephine) Logsdon of Mt. Sterling; and three brothers: Francis Floyd of Beardsstown, Gilbert Floyd of Meredosia and Jessie Floyd of Jacksonville.; Preceded by one granddaughter and two sisters: Norma Smith and Geneieve Floyd.

REINING, Irene (Raisor); b: 15 Apr 1891, Meredosia, IL.; d: 25 Dec 1994, Jacksonville, IL. (Barton Stone Home); Bu: City Cemetery, Beardstown, IL.; M: Steve Reining on 22 Dec 1909 in Meredosia, IL.; FA: John Raisor; MO: Mary Theobald; Husband preceded in death.; Resident of Jacksonville, IL.; Survived by three sons: Kenneth of Decatur and Cecil and Donald Reining, both of Jacksonville; nine grand, 19 great-grand and six great-great-grandchildren.; Preceded by three sisters; and a son: Dale Reining.

REINING, James Albert; b: 16 Dee 1934, rural Meredosia, IL.; d: 5 Jul 1988, Ga1esburg, IL. (Hosp); Bu: West Jersey Cemetery; FA: John Reining; MO: Goldie Behymer; Resident of Ga1esburg, IL.; Survived by two sons: Robert and Charles, both of Galesburg; an aunt: Mrs. Gertrude G. Reining of Meredosia; and other relatives in the Meredosia and Versailles area.; Preceded by a brother: Francis; and a sister: Alice.

REINKING, Hazel (Brial); b: 19 Nov 1904, Bucklin, Kans.; d: 28 Feb 1987, Virden, IL (Sunrise Manor Nursing Home); Bu: Oak Hill Cemetery, Palmyra, IL; M: Fred Reinking; FA: Charles Brial; MO: Carrie ; Husband preceded in death.; Resident of Palmyra, IL; Survived by one daughter: Marguerite Essenberg of Palmyra; two sisters: Cora Melton and Bertha Brial, both of Dodge City, Kans.; three grand and two great-grandchildren.; Preceded by one brother: Glenn.

REISCHE, Blanche P.; b: 5 Feb 1901, Brown Co., IL.; d: 19 Jul 1989, Mt. Sterling, IL. (Heritage Manor Nursing Home); Bu: Hersman Cemetery, near Mt. Sterling, IL.; FA: Lewis Reische; MO: Florence Sandidge; Resident of Mt. Sterling, IL.; Survived by several nieces and nephews: Laura Bell Tice and Phil Reische, both of Mt. Sterling, Wendell Reische of Versailles, Lynn Reische of Timewell and Ann Killip and Gene Reische, both of LaHarpe.; Preceded by five brothers: Lyle, Herman, Oren, Ross and Roland Reische; one sister: Mattie Chestnutt; and one nephew: James Robert Reische.

REISCHE, Charles W. "Bill"; b: 29 Jul 1927, - Woodstock Township, Schuyler Co., IL.; d: 6 Jun 1984, Rushville, IL. (Culbertson Mem Hosp); Bu: Rushville City Cemetery; M: Bebe Daniel on 22 Mar 1948 in Rushville, IL.; FA: Jennus Reische; MO: Iva Lawler; Resident of Rushville, IL.; Survived by his wife; his mother; a son: Joseph Edward Reische of Channohon; a daughter: Jean Hamilton of Bushnell; two grandchildren; three sisters: Mrs. Maxine Bartlow of Macomb, Mrs. Virginia Acker and Mrs. Ruby Thompson of Rushville; and a brother: Jennus Reische, Jr. of Rushville.

REISCHE, Douglas N.; b: 23 Jan 1948, Mt. Sterling, IL.; d: 1 Feb 1983, Springfield, IL. (St. John's Hosp); Bu: Mt. Sterling Catholic Cemetery; M: Ruth Schenk on 20 Jul 1968 in Mt. Sterling, IL.; FA: Lewis D. Reische; MO: Mary Baldwin; Resident of Mt. Sterling, IL.; Surviving are his wife, two daughters, Lavonne and Michelle, both at home. One brother, Larry Reisch of Jacksonville, survives with several nieces and nephews.; Preceded in death by his father. His mother survives in Mt. Sterling.

REISCHE, Earl; b: 2 Sep 1912, Hersman, IL.; d: 22 Aug 1991, Rushville, IL. (Culbertson Mem Hosp); Bu: Hersman Cemetery; M: Mary Ellis on 19 Oct 1939 in Ft. Madison, Iowa; FA: Denver Reische; MO: Pearl Irene Harper; Resident of R.R. 4, Mt. Sterling, IL.; Survived by his wife; three sons: Dan and Paul of Mt. Sterling and Ron of Springfield; one daughter: Mrs. Ray (Joann) Woodworth of Mt. Sterling; a brother: Wayne of Mt. Sterling; nine grandchildren; and one great-grandchild.; Preceded by a brother and a daughter.

REISCHE, Herman F.; b: 27 Oct 1895, Schuyler Co., IL; d: 28 Oct 1979, Rushville, IL (Culbertson Hosp); Bu: Palm Cemetery, Rushville, IL; FA: Charles Reische; MO: Mary Miltonberger; Resident of Rushville, IL; WWI Vet.; Survived by one sister: Ida O'Neil of Manito; and nieces and nephews.; Preceded by two brothers and four sisters.

REISCHE, Iva P. (Lawler); b: 14 May 1896, McDonough Co., IL; d: 28 Aug 1986, Astoria, IL (Health Care Cntr); Bu: Rushville City Cemetery; M: Jennus Reische on 7 Feb 1918 in Rushville, IL; FA: William H. Lawler; MO: Annie Tharp; Husband preceded in death 19 May 1968.; Resident of Rushville, IL; Survived by one son: Junior of Rushville; three daughters: Mrs. Maxine Bartlow of Macomb, Mrs. Virginia Acker and Mrs. Ruby Thompson, both of Rushville; ten grand, 21 great-grand and five great-great-grandchildren.; Preceded by one son: Bill; two brothers; and one sister.

REISCHE, James Robert; b: 19 Oct 1925, Ripley, IL; d: 26 May 1987, Abingdon, IL; Bu: Hersman Cemetery; M: Laura Mae Teeter on 23 Dec 1947 in Chicago, IL; FA: Roland Reische; MO: Mildred Long; Resident of 204 E. Selby, Maquon, IL; WWII Navy Vet.; Survived by his wife; three sons: Daniel of New London, Mo., Christian and Robert, both of Abingdon; one daughter: Deborah Lancaster of Beardstown; three brothers: Wendell of Versailles, Phillip of Mt. Sterling and Richard Lynn of Timewell; one sister: Mrs. Laura Belle Tice of Mt. Sterling; eight grandchildren.

REISCHE, Lozelle; b: 4 Jul 1920, Brown Co., IL.; d: 11 Sep 1985, Springfield, IL. (St. John's Hosp); Bu: Hersman Cemetery; M: Laura Virginia Moody on 1 Jun 1940 in Palmyra, Mo.; FA: Homer Reische; MO: Grace Aber; Resident of 16 Jeans Lane, Mt. Sterling, IL.; Survived by his wife; two sons: Gary of Colchester and James Terry of Bluffs; a daughter: Mrs. Ed Barbara Neally of Mt. Sterling; a foster son: James Norvell of Springfield; eight grandchildren; two stepgrandchildren and one great-grandchild; a niece: Mary Jane Meisner of Springfield.; Preceded by his parents, a son and a brother.

REISCHE, Mabel M. (Cory); b: 23 Mar 1889, Pike Co., IL; d: 22 Jan 1990, Rushville, IL (Culbertson Mem Hosp); Bu: Hersman Cemetery, Mt. Sterling, IL; M: Richard Reische on 18 Dec 1915 in Quincy, IL; FA: George Cory; MO: Laura Patton; Husband preceded in death in 1968.; Resident of Mt. Sterling, IL; Survived by three daughters: Eva M. Reische of Milwaukee, Wise., Imogene Kundig of Redlands, Calif. and Mrs. Orville (Virginia) Shoopman of East Peoria; a half-sister: Mrs. Chris (Helen) Bucher of Peoria; seven grand and three great-grandchildren.; Preceded by a brother; a half-brother; and two sisters.

REISCHE, Mary E. (Baldwin); b: 10 Feb 1926, Brown Co., IL; d: 14 Dec 1986, Beardstown, IL; Bu: Hersman Cemetery; M: Lewis William "Doug" Reische on 30 Aug 1947 in Lewistown , IL.; FA: Grover C. Baldwin; MO: Amelia Cokenour; Husband preceded in death in 1974.; Resident of Mt. Sterling, IL; Survived by a son: Larry L. Reische of Jefferson City, Mo.; three grandchildren; one great-grandchild; two brothers: Charles Baldwin of Mt. Sterling and Roy Baldwin of Harrison, Ark.; Preceded by one son: one brother; and one sister.

REISCHE. Roland O.; b: 18 Nov 1905, E1khorn Township, IL.; d: 23 Sep 1983, Springfield, IL. (St. John's Hosp); Bu: Hersman Cemetery; M: Mildred Gertrude Long on 25 Feb 1925 in Mt. Ster1ing, IL.; FA: Lewis Reische; MO: Florence Sandiage; Resident of 204 E. North St., Mt. Sterling, IL.; Wife preceded in death in 1973.; Survived by four sons; James Robert of Abingdon; Wendell of Versailles; Phillip and Lynn, both of Mt. Sterling; one daughter: Mrs. Laura Belle Tice of Mt. Sterling; one sister: Blanche Reische of Mt. Sterling; 13 grandchildren and four great-grandchildren; and three step great-grandchildren.; Preceded in death by four brothers and one sister.

REISCHE, Seldon D.; b: 19 May 1917, Brown Co., IL; d: 19 Mar 1982, Rushville, IL (Culbertson Mem Hosp); Bu: Hersman Cemetery, Mt. Sterling, IL; M: Alberta Lucille Perry on 19 Jun 1937 in Rushville, IL; FA: Denver Reische; MO: Pearl Irene Harper; Survived by his wife; a daughter: Mrs. Robert (Helen) Thomas of Quincy; two sons: James and Lloyd Reische of rural Mt. Sterling; two brothers: Wayne and Earl, also of rural Mt. Sterling; and 7 grandchildren.

REISER, Emma Hazel (Eilers); b: 19 Nov 1896, Petersburg, IL; d: 10 Jan 1986, Winfield, IL (Central DuPage Hosp); Bu: St. Augustine Cemetery, Ashland, IL; M: William Kenneth Reiser on l Jan 19l7 in Ashland, IL; FA: Adam Eilers; MO: Anna Margaret Ritterbusch; Husband preceded in death 6 Oct 1976; Resident of Chicago; formerly of Waverly, IL; Survived by two daughters: Ruth Ann Stewart of Waverly and Mrs. John (Maurine) Gerwig of Westchester; four grandchildren: Stephen Gerwig of Westchester, Mrs. Fred (Shirley) A1eguas of Western Springs, Mrs. Dennis (Judey) Harrington of Riverside, Calif. and John William Stewart of Orange, Calif.; and seven great-grandchildren, including Mrs. Danny (Gail Ann) Nation of Waverly.; Preceded by her parents; a son-in-law: Merrill A. Stewart in 1984; one sister and six brothers.

REISER, Frederick R.; b: 1890, Boston, Mass., d: 11 Jan 1977, Carrollton, IL. (Boyd Mem Hosp); Bu: [Cremated] Boston, Mass.; FA: Charles Reiser; MO: Lena Seidel; Resident of Carro11ton, IL.; Survived by sisters and brother: Alma Hildebrant of Los Angeles, Calif., Mrs. Hermenae Smith, George Reiser and the Rev. William R. Reiser, all of Florida. [Made his home with a nephew: Rev. William Smith of Carroll ton the past two months; five years prior to that in Kampsville, IL]

REISER, George E.; b: 7 Feb 1904, Boston, Mass.; d: 13 Nov 1990, Alton, IL. (Memorial Hosp); Bu: Boston, Mass.; FA: Charles F. Reiser; MO: Johanna M. Seidel; Resident of Carro11ton, IL.; Survived by a sister: Hermine Christine Schmidt of Carrollton; two nephews; two nieces; four great nephews; and one great neice.; Preceded by a sister: Alma Hildebrand; and five brothers: Frederick, an infant: Charles, Charles, Herman and William.

REISER, Grace M. (Yates); b: 28 Apr 1895, Island Grove Township, Sangamon Co. IL.; d: 26 Oct 1981, Jacksonville, IL. (Passavant Hospital); Bu: Woodwreath Cemetery, Island Grove, IL.; M: Albert Reiser on 28 Nov 1917 in Alexander, IL.; FA: Sim Yates; A resident of Jacksonville; formerly of Alexander.; Husband died 21 Jul 1965.; Survivors include a niece who was raised as a foster-daughter, Mrs. C. E. (Eula) Allee, Jacksonville; a foster grandson, Edward B. Allee, Jacksonville; two great-granddaughters: Danna and Kim; several other nieces and nephews.; She was preceded in death by a sister, Daisy Yates Reiser, and four brothers: Ollie, John Franklin, Lewis and Percy "Bud" Yates.

REISER, Henry; b: 8 Oct 1906, Morgan Co., IL; d: 6 Jan 1976, Meredosia, IL; Bu: Versailles Cemetery; M: Jeanette Dooley on 11 Jul 1969 in Carthage, IL; FA: Lewis Reiser; MO: Clara Young; Resident of Versailles, IL; Survived by his wife; two step children: Johnnie Hayes of Versailles and Michael Hayes of Salem; a stepbrother: James Mitchell of Mt. Sterling; a stepsister: Betty Condon of Knoxville, Tenn.; and five step-grandchildren.

REISER, Joe; b: 15 Jan 1897, Ashland, IL; d: 25 Nov 1981, Jacksonville, IL (Passavant Hosp); Bu: Woodwreath Cemetery, northwest of New Berlin, IL; M: Daisy M. Yates on 21 Sep 1921 in Ashland, IL; FA: Benhardt Reiser; MO: Augusta Schumacher; Wife preceded in death 3 Nov 1975.; A former resident of New Berlin, IL; Survived by several nieces and nephews.; Preceded by three sisters: Mary Fultin, Emma Plunkett and Elizabeth Courier; and 10 brothers: Louis, Tony, Ben, Martin, George, Albert, John, Emil, Fred and William.

REISER, Leonard Frank; b: 2 Sep 1909, rural Pleasant Plains, IL; d: 20 Feb 1996, Springfield, IL; Bu: St. Mary's Cemetery, New Berlin, IL; M: Mildred Mavis in 1933 in New Berlin, IL; FA: Anton Reiser; MO: Clara Hemberger; Resident of Springfield, IL; Survived by his wife; two sons: Ronald L. (Gayle) Reiser of Pleasant Plains and Norman J. (Carol) Reiser of Morton; one daughter: Mrs. JoAnn Elder of Jacksonville; nine grand and 13 great-grandchildren; one brother: Clarence Reiser of Pleasant Plains; four sisters: Anna Schuerman of Springfield, Helen Buskis of Springfield, Luella Riegel of Peoria and Hilda Daugherty of Pleasant Plains; and several nieces and nephews.; Preceded by his twin brother: Raymond Reiser and a sister: Loretta Miller.

REISER, Raymond A.; b: 2 Sep 1909, Pleasant Plains, IL.; d: 28 Mar 1994, Springfield, IL. (St. John's Hosp); Bu: St. Mary's Cemetery, New Berlin, IL.; M: Nora Mae Jones on 25 May 1943 in Springfield, IL.; FA: Anthony J. Reiser; MO: Clara Marie Hemberger; Resident of rural Pleasant Plains, IL.; Survived by his wife; four sons: Donald of Pleasant Plains, Thomas of Monnett, Mo., Willard of Pleasant Plains and John of New Berlin; 10 grandchildren; two brothers: Leonard of Springfield and Clarence of Pleasant Plains; five sisters: Anna Scheurman of Springfield, Loretta Miller of Pleasant Plains; Luella Reigel of Peoria, Helen Buskis of Springfield and Hilda Daugherty of Pleasant Plains; and several nieces and nephews.

REISER, William K.; b: 16 Nov 1890, Ashland, IL; d: 6 Oct 1976, Jacksonville, IL (Passavant Hosp); Bu: [Probably Waverly, IL]; M: Emma Eilers on 1 Jan 1917 in Ashland, IL; FA: Bernhardt Reiser; MO: Augusta Schumacher; Resident of Waverly, IL; Survived by his wife; two daughters: Mrs. Merrill (Ruth Ann) Stewart of Waverly and Mrs. John J. (Maurine) Gerwig of Westchester, IL; a brother: Joseph of Jacksonville; a sister: Mrs. Elizabeth Courier of Alexander; four grand and six great-grandchildren. Preceded by two sisters and eight brothers.

REITHER, George H.; b: 22 Feb 1889, Beardstown, IL.; d: 17 Jun 1976, Beardstown, IL. (Hosp); Bu: Beardstown City Cemetery; M: Birdie Showalter; FA: Phillip Reither; MO: Louise Schmale; Wife preceded in death 21 Aug 1971.; Resident of 415 Monroe St., Beardstown, IL.; WWI Vet.; Survived by a daughter: Mrs. Wayne F. (Margaret) Dyer; three stepsons: Donald Canada, Floyd Canada and Leonard W. Cooper; a sister: Mrs. Emma See; and two grandchildren, all of Beardstown.; Preceded in death by four sisters and two brothers.

REITHER, Louise "Dick" (Guthrie); b: 8 Jan 1902, Beardstown, IL; d: 27 Aug 1992, Springfield, IL (St. John's Hosp); Bu: City Cemetery, Beardstown, IL; M: Virgil F. Reither on 14 Feb 1931 in Beardstown, IL; FA: Ray Guthrie; MO: Sara Jane Grewell; Husband preceded in death in Dec, 1982.; Resident of Beardstown, IL; Survived by two sisters: Mrs. Carl (Ruth) Wessel and Mrs. Earl (Leona) Thompson, both of Beardstown; three brothers-in-law: Ralph Reither of Peoria, Clarence Reither of Jacksonville and Judge Fred Reither of Virginia; and several nieces and nephews.; Preceded by seven sisters and one brother.

REITHER, Lydia A. (Kingston); b: 30 Jan 1883, Beardstown, Il; d: 21 Feb 1983, Beardstown, IL. (Elmwood Manor); Bu: St. John's Cemetery, Beardstown, IL.; M: Fred G. Reither on 22 Dec 1906 in St. John's Lutheran Parsonage.; FA: Charles Kingston; MO: Hannah Ves1er; Lived at 1405 Jefferson St., Beardstown, IL.; Survived by three sons, Ralph G. of Peoria, Clarence J. and Judge Fred W. Reither, both of Beardstown, 7 grand and 3 great-grandchildren, numerous nieces and nephews.; Preceded in death by two sons and her parents.

REITHER, Virgil F.; d: 12 Dec 1982, Florida; M: Louise Guthrie in 1931; MO: Lydia ; A resident of Beardstown, IL; [Was 75 years of age at time of death]; Surviving are his wife; his mother; and brothers: Ralph of Peoria and Clarence and Judge Fred W. Reither of Beardstown.; Preceded in death by his father and a brother.

REKAR, Jeannette (Merzelicka); b: 21 Aug 1912; d: 11 Apr 1979, Jacksonville, IL (Ivanhoe Manor Nursing Home); FA: Frank Merze1icka; MO: Mary Deheve; Husband preceded in death.; Survived by these children: August, Robert, Anthony J., Dorothy Hamm and Josephene Rekar; and a sister; Rose Merzelicka of Waukegan.

RELEFORD, Austin Blake; b: 18 Jul 1993, Springfield, IL; d: 18 Jul 1993, Springfield, IL (St. John's Hosp); FA: Mark Releford; MO: Gayle Scroggins; Parents were residents of Hettick, IL; Survived by his parents; his paternal grandmother: Mrs. Jim (Lydia) Warren of Carlinville; paternal grandfather: Nelson (wife, Carolyn) Releford of Hettick; paternal great-grandmother: Helen Releford of Hettick; and maternal grandmother: Norma Scroggins of Plamyra.; Preceded by maternal grandfather: Dayle Scroggins.

RELEFORD, Howard L.; b: 2 Jan 1912, rural Palmyra, IL.; d: 25 Dec 1987, rural Hettick, IL; Bu: Gilead Baptist Cemetery, Hettick, IL.; M: Helen Witt on 31 Mar 1933; FA: G. H. "Bud" Releford; MO: Augusta Bilbruck; Resident of rural Hettick, IL.; Survived by his wife; three sons: Nelson, Larry and Ronald, all of Hettick; 15 grand and four great grandchildren; one sister: Mary Maberry of Hettick; and a half-brother: Bill Stratton, also of Hettick. Preceded by a daughter: Doreen Taylor.

RELEFORD, Ruth Elizabeth; b: 24 Oct 1952, near Palmyra, IL; d: 23 Jan 1993, Hillsboro, IL (Hosp); Bu: Gilead Baptist Cemetery, Hettick, IL; FA: Joseph Wesley Releford; MO: Vera Stahl; Resident of Hillsboro; formerly of Palmyra.; Survived by four sisters: Jackie Sonneborn and Ginger Davis, both of Hettick, Charlotte Lemarr of Moweaqua and Marilyn Liter of Jacksonville; five brothers: William "Bud" Releford and Dennie Releford, both of Palmyra, Charles Releford of Decatur, Robert Releford of Virginia and Richard Releford of Jacksonville; and several nieces and nephews.

RELIFORD, Rondall L.; b: 21 May 1941, Pleasant Plains, IL; d: 25 Jul 1988, Evansville, Ind. (St. Mary's Hosp); Bu: Farmington Cemetery, east of Pleasant Plains, IL; M: Charlene Walker; FA: Herman Reliford; MO: Frankie Wheeler; Resident of Bowling Green, Ky.; Survived by his father of rural Pleasant Plains; his wife; two sons: Breck Reliford of Madisonville, Ky. and Brad Reliford at home in Bowling Green, Ky.; two daughters: Elizabeth and Vanessa, both at home; and two granddaughters: Hannah and Rachel Reliford; a brother: Cletis Reliford of rural Pleasant Plains; two sisters: Mrs. C. J. (Shirley) Prichard of Springfield and Mrs. Charles (Carmen) Martin of Petersburg; and several nieces and nephews.

RELLER, Annetta Mae (Henderson); b: 23 Feb 1902, Winchester, IL.; d: 28 Sep 1978, Beardstown, IL. (Hosp); Bu: Oak Grove Cemetery, Beardstown, IL.; M: Elmer Reller; FA: William Henderson; MO: Annetta Coultas; Husband preceded in death.; Resident of 811 Beard St., Beardstown, IL.; Survived by these children: Jack, Dick and Hazel Jenna Beard, all of Beardstown, and Bob of Hendersonville, Tenn.; 16 grand and ten great-grandchildren; and a sister: Mrs. Joe Bouquet, address uncertain. Preceded by four brothers and four sisters.

RELLER, Clarence A.; b: 9 Oct 1897, Mt. Sterling, IL; d: 21 Jan 1976, Beardstown, IL (Hosp); Bu: Beardstown City Cemetery; M: Marie Josephine Thies on 29 Sep 1933 in Kankakee, IL; FA: Henry Reller; Resident of Beardstown, IL; Having no children, his wife is his only survivor.

RELLER, Gwendolyn M. (Mullen); b: 31 Jan 1904, Modesto, IL; d: 28 Jan 1991, Tay1orville, IL (St. Vincent Mem Hosp); Bu: Oak Hill Cemetery, Tay1orville, IL; M: William Roy Reller on 11 Jun 1949 in Rochester, IL; FA: Aaron Mullen; MO: Maude Forth; Husband preceded in death 21 Jun 1988.; Resident of Tay1orville, IL; Survived by two sons: Con F. Rourke of Jacksonville and John A. Rourke of Chatham; one daughter: Mrs. George (Marjorie) Kerasotes of Springfield; two stepsons: William Reller of Farmington Hills, Mich. and James Reller of Bloomington, Minn.; two brothers: George Mullen of Tucson, Ariz. and Dr. Marvin Mullen of Lombard; one sister: Evelyn Lythell of Waverly; 14 grand and 14 great-grandchildren.; Preceded by three brothers and one sister.

RELLER, Jack E.; b: 10 Aug 1923, Beardstown, IL; d: 3 Jul 1987, Springfield, IL (St. John's Hosp); Bu: Oak Grove Cemetery, Beardstown, IL; M: Joan Quigley on 23 Jan 1943 in Beardstown, IL; FA: Elmer Reller; MO: Annette Henderson; Resident of 514 W. 7th St., Beardstown, IL; WWII Army Vet. Korean War Vet.; Survived by his wife; two daughters: Diane Heriford and Julie Walters, both of Beardstown; one son: Dale Reller of Beardstown; eight grandchildren; and two brothers: Robert of Nashville, Tenn. and Dick of Beardstown.

RELLER, Marie J. (Theis); b: 24 Jun 1903, Kankakee, IL.; d: 7 Aug 1985, Beardstown, IL. (Hosp); Bu: Beardstown City Cemetery; M: Clarence A. Reller on 29 Sep 1933 in Kankakee, IL.; FA: John Theis; MO: Mattie Cohl; Husband preceded in death 21 Jan 1976.; Resident of Meyers' Convalescent Nursing Home; formerly of 311 E. 11th St., Beardstown, IL.; No known survivors.

REMERSCHEID, Beulah May (Unk maiden name); b: 16 Aug 1901, Philadelphia, IL.; d: 14 Feb 1986, Springfield, IL. (St. John's Hosp); Bu: Ashland City Cemetery; M: Walter Remerscheid on 29 Sep1928 in Burlington, Iowa, Resident of Ashland, IL.; Husband preceded in death 10 Oct 1962.; Survived by two nephews: Walter C. Knous of Petersburg and Floyd Loveall of Houston, Tex.; Preceded by one daughter: Betty.

RENAKER, Homer L.; b: 7 Feb 1918, Lee, Brown Co., IL; d: 20 Apr 1995, Springfield, IL (Memorial Hosp);Bu: Family Lot, Hersman Cemetery, near Mt. Sterling, II; M: D. Eileen Elliott on 9 Jun 1943 in Newport, R.I.; FA: Seldon Renaker; MO: Mary W. Lenz; Resident of 405 N. Jefferson, Mt. Sterling, IL; WWII Navy Vet.; Survived by his wife; one son: Bill (wife, Pam) Renaker of Fox Lake; one daughter: Mrs. James (Laura) Kraft of Vero Beach, Fla.; three grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews.; Preceded by one son: Michael E. Renaker.

RENAKER, Mary J. (Schumaker); b: 25 May 1886, Quincy, IL.; d: 4 Jul 1978, Rushville, IL. (Snyder Nursing Home); Bu: Catholic Cemetery, Mt. Sterling, IL.; M: Lewis A. Renaker on 10 Nov 1909 in Quincy, IL.; FA: George Schumacher; MO: Josephine Wewers; Husband preceded in death 27 May 1963.; Survived by a son: George Renaker of Medford, Ore. and four daughters: Mrs. Helen Hutchinson of Sylmar, Calif., Mrs. Catherine Goldman of Chicago, Mrs. Rose Ryan of Mt. Sterling and Mrs. Sarah Henricks of Mt. Sterling; 10 grand and 23 great-grandchildren.; Preceded by a daughter, one grandson and several brothers and sisters.

RENEAU, Bert R.; b: 25 Jan 1909, Table Grove, IL.; d: 30 Aug 1985, Jacksonville, IL. (Passavant Hosp); Bu: Greenwood Cemetery, Canton, IL.; FA: Stephen Reneau; MO: Dollie Lau; Resident of 19 Labor Drive, Jacksonville, IL.; WWII Army Vet.; Survived by a brother: Harry of Ipava; a sister: Mrs. Gladys Snick of Canton; and a niece: Sherry Higgs of Farmington.

RENEAU, Louise H.; b: 22 Mar 1914, Clarksville, Mo.; d: 22 Feb 1982, Jacksonville, IL (Convalescent Cntr); Bu: Camp Butler Cemetery, near Springfield, IL; M: Mildred Goodman on 4 Mar 1947 in Louisiana, Mo.; FA: Archie Reneau; MO: Lena Mae Holland; A resident of Murrayville, IL prior to the Center.; WWII Vet.; Surviving are his wife; three daughters: Mrs. William A. (Brenda) Ingram of Murrayville; Mrs. Tom (Shirley) Mickley of Buffalo, Iowa; and Mrs. Rick (Vickie) Ferguson of Sherman, Texas; eight grandchildren; a brother, Harry Reneau of Cottage Hills; and two sisters: Mrs. Ed Camora of Louisiana, Mo. and Mrs. Ed Finley of Oakland, Calif.; A brother preceded him in death.

RENEAU, Mildred L. (Goodman); b: 10 Jan 1923, Siles, Pike Co., Mo.; d: 25 Dec 1986, Jacksonville, IL. (Passavant Hosp); Bu: Camp Butler National Cemetery, Springfield, IL.; M: Louis H. Reneau on 4 May 1947 in Louisiana, Mo.; FA: Chester Goodman; MO: Mary Viola Sheppherd; Husband preceded in death.; Resident of Murrayville, IL.; Survived by three daughters: Mrs. Thomas (Shirley) Mickley of Buffalo, Iowa, Mrs. William (Brenda) Ingram of Murrayville and Mrs. James (Vickie) Burney of Arlington, Tex.; and eight grandchildren.; Preceded by one brother: Lyle Goodman.

RENFRO, Gus H.; b: 4 Apr 1887, Linn, Mo.; d: 28 Jun 1983, Springfield, IL. (Community Hosp); Bu: Pleasant Plains Cemetery; M: Lillian Timian on 23 Apr 1924 in Pleasant Plains, IL.; FA: Peter Renfro; MO: Sarah Walker; Resident of Loami, IL.; WWI Vet.; Wife preceded in death in 1973.; Survived by two children: LaVona L. Renfro and Vaughn D., Sr., of Loami; three grand and six greatgrandchildren.; Preceded in death by a grandson and 23 brothers and sisters.

RENFROW, Virginia R. (Grant); b: 8 Feb 1932, Wood River, IL; d: 2 Jun 1994, Carro11ton, IL (Boyd Hosp); Bu: Pine Tree Cemetery, Patterson, IL; M: Elmer R. Renfrow on 2 Sep 1949 in Wood River, IL; FA: George Grant; MO: Mary Buckner; Resident of Hi11view; formerly of the Wood River area.; Survived by her husband; her mother of White Hall; four sons: Carl Edward Renfrow of Worden, Dennis Ray Renfrow of Rock Island, Charles Robert Renfrow of Edwardsville and Roger Dale Renfrow of Hillview; 11 grandchildren; one great-grandchild; one brother: George Edward Grant of Wood River; and two sisters:Mary Lou Coates of Wood River and Letha Coates of Quincy.; Preceded by her father; one son: Kenneth Allen Renfrow; and one sister: Violet Wyatt.

RENNER, Edna (Gorsche); b: 27 May 1905; d: 27 Aug 1988, Jefferson City, Mo.; Bu: Beardstown City Cemetery; M: Dale Renner on 28 Nov 1926 in Beardstown. IL.; FA: Henry Gorsche; MO: Lora Baublitz; Husband preceded in death.; Resident of 1218 Edwards St., Beardstown, IL.; Survived by two daughters: Mrs. Shirley Garnes of Carbondale and Mrs. Marilyn Poehlein of Jefferson City, Mo.; one son: Donald of Mission Viejo, Calif.; one brother: Edwin Gorsche of Beardstown; and six grandchildren.; Preceded by one brother and two sisters.

RENNER, Howard C.; b: 16 Aug 1915, Greene Co., IL.; d: 26 May 1984, Quincy, IL. (Ill Vet's Home); Bu: Glasgow Cemetery; M: Dale Joan Ka1tschnee on 21 Apr 1947 in Wheaton, IL.; FA: John Clayton Renner; MO: Mary Bell Cumby; A former resident of White Hall, IL.; VET.; Survived by his wife; one daughter: Linday Kay Miles, North Aurora; one son: Michael Todd Renner, at home; one grandson; and a sister: Mary Janice Walters, Springfield.

RENNER, Mary (Harney); b: 27 Jan 1901, Morgan County, IL; : 12 Jun 1981, Clifton Park, N.Y.; M: Albert Renner; FA: W. E. Harney; MO: Harriett Camm; Husband preceded her in death.; Former resident of Jacksonville, IL [Died at the home of her daughter, Mrs. Charles Frink]; Survivors include her daughter, Mrs. Charles (Mary Ann) Frink, Clifton Park, NY, four grandchildren; two sisters, Harriett Singbush and Edna Flynn, both of Jacksonville; and one brother, Howard Harney of Waverly. There are several nieces and nephews.

RENNER, Ray A.; b: 12 Apr 1907, Vermont, IL; d: 25 Jun 1979, Springfield, IL (St. John's Hosp); Bu: Vermont Cemetery, Vermont, IL; M: Florence Irene Potter on 7 Apr 1929; FA: Arthur Renner; MO: Martha Crisman; Resident of R.R. 2, Havana, IL; Survived by his wife; three sons: Ghlee A. of Beardstown and Ghlee A. and Gale E., both of Aurora; and six grandchildren.; Preceded by a brother: Dale.

RENO, Ellsworth "Bob"; b: 30 Nov 1896, Browning, Schuyler Co., IL; d: 25 Jun 1989, Rushville, IL (Culbertson Mem Hosp); Bu: Browning Cemetery; M: Faye B. Ambrosius on 2 Dec 1917 in Rushville, IL; FA: Benjamin F. Reno; MO: Emma Workman; Wife preceded in death 11 Jun 1980.; Resident of Rushville, IL; Survived by a daughter: Mrs. Harold (Mary Lou) Cameron of Springfield; a grandson; and two greatgrandchildren.; Preceded by two infant sons and two brothers.

RENO, Garnett; b: 12 Oct 1910, Browning, IL.; d: 29 Jan 1987, Lake Placid, Fla.; M: Grace ; Former resident of Jacksonville and Woodson, IL area.; Survived by his two sons; one stepson; and one stepdaughter.; Preceded by his wife in death in October, 1987.

RENO, Grace (unk maiden name); d: 13 Oct 1986, Lake Placid, Florida; Bu: Lake Placid, Florida; M: Garnett Reno; Was 83 years of age at time of death.; Survived by her husband; three sons and one daughter.

RENO, Hazel (Kinnear); b: Rushville, IL.; d: 6 Nov 1988, Rockford, IL.; Bu: Rockford, IL.; M: Guy B. Reno; Resident of 1219 Chelsea Ave., Rockford, IL.

RENO, Keith David; b: 23 Jan 1972, Meridian, Miss.; d: 15 Apr 1993, Bethesda, Md. (Naval Hosp); Bu: Pine Tree Cemetery, near Patterson, IL; FA: David Reno; MO: Janet Newingham; Navy Vet.; Survived by his father of Pittsburg; his mother and stepfather: Russ Bohon of Lake Elsinore, Calif.; his grandparents: Mr. & Mrs. Orville Reno of White Hall and Betty and Kenneth Newingham of Roadhouse; his stepgrandmother: Betty Bohon of Nacogdoches, Tex.; and one brother: Johnnie Lee Reno of San Anna, Calif.

RENO, Lucille A. (Williams); b: 2 Mar 1900, Rockbridge, IL; d: 15 Dec 1992, Kane, IL; Bu: Kane Cemetery; M: Roy Reno on 8 Aug 1920 in Carro11ton, IL; FA: Louis F. Williams; MO: Mary E. Carter; Husband preceded in death 19 Dec 1972.; Resident of Kane, IL; Survived by three daughters: Mrs. Rollin (Edna) Martin of Jacksonville, Mrs. Jack (Carroll) Woods of Belleville and Mrs. Clem (Barbara) Smith of Springfield; five sons: Louis Reno of S. Roxana, Elmer Reno 0: Jerseyville, Ronald Reno of Carrollton, Stanley Reno of Rolla, Mo. and Keith Reno of Elko, Nev.; 19 grand, 29 great-grand and two great-great-grandchildren; and a brother: Gerald Williams of Alton.; Preceded by a daughter: Emma Spencer; a son: Darrell Reno; a granddaughter Debbie Reno; four brothers: Elmer, Don, Johnny and Walter Williams; a sister: Emma Williams; and two halfsisters: Mildred Rhoads and Evra Varble.

RENO, Orville E.; b: 17 Jul 1916, Patterson, IL.; d: 7 Jan 1995, Jacksonville, IL. (Passavant Hosp); Bu: Pine Tree Cemetery, Patterson, IL.; M: Lillie Woolridge on 2 Feb 1939 in Bowling Green, Mo.; FA: Roy Franklin Reno; MO: Nora Johnson; Resident of White Hall, IL.; WWII Vet.; Survived by his wife; one daughter: Bonnie (husband, Terry) Ribble of Rochester; one son: David Reno of Biglerville, Penn.; one brother: Clyde Reno of Roodhouse; three grandchildren; and one great-grandchild.; Preceded by one brother: Ross Reno; one sister: Clara Hazelwood; and one grandson: Keith Reno.

RENOAD, Daisy Helen (McLean); b: 20 Aug 1907, Tazwe11 Co., IL.; d: 18 Oct 1984, Mattoon, IL. (IOOF Home); Bu: Diamond Grove Cemetery; M: G. Russel Renoad on 2 Feb 1935 in Jacksonville, IL.; FA: William Franklin McLean; MO: Barbara Ann Huff; Husband preceded in death in 1975.; Survived by several nieces and nephews. Preceded in death by one sister, Annette Curtis.

RENOUD, Ben; b: 1 Jun 1893, Pearl, IL.; d: 6 Mar 1985, Pittsfield, IL. (Illini Commty Hosp); Bu: Pittsfield West Cemetery; M: 1) Tressa Newnom on 24 Sep 1915 2) Eva Billings in 1933 3) Elsie Gwartney; FA: Robert Renoud; MO: Mariah Coats; Resident of Pittsfield, IL.; 1st wife died in 1926; 2nd in 1966.; Survived by his wife; two sons: Bill of Springfield and Wally of Pittsfield; three daughters: Odessa Long, Virginia Long and Mrs. Betty Shaw, all of Pittsfield; 22 grandchildren; 43 great-grandchildren; four great-greatgrandchildren; 3 step-children; 15 step-grandchildren; 45 step-great-grandchildren; and one step-great-greatgrandchild.; Preceded by seven brothers, two sisters, one grandchild and one great-grandchild.

RENOUD, Clara E. (Durr); b: 22 Mar 1898, near Tollgate, Pike Co., IL; d: 28 Feb 1987, Pittsfield, IL (I11ini Commty Hosp); Bu: Smith Cemetery, near Milton, IL; M: Daley Renoud on 20 Dec 1919; FA: George Durr; MO: Margaret Shonhart; Husband preceded in death 9 Feb 1985.; Resident of Milton, IL; Survived by one daughter: Mrs. Paul (Thelma) Hammit of Milton; one sister: Addie Durr of Owen Care Center in Pittsfield; five grand, 2 step-grand, 14 great-grand and 2 great-great-grandchi1dren.; Preceded by one daughter: Mrs. Richard (Florine) Webster; one grandson: Ted Dale; two sisters; and four brothers.

RENOUD, Daley M.; b: 13 Aug 1898, near Pearl, IL.; d: 9 Feb 1985, Hardin, IL. (Calhoun Care Center); Bu: Milton-Smith Cemetery, Milton, IL.; M: Clara Durr on 20 Dec 1919 in Pittsfield, IL.; FA: Robert Renoud; MO: Mariah Coates; A resident of Milton, IL.; Survived by his wife; a daughter: Mrs. Paul (Thelma) Hammitt of Milton; a son-in-law: Richard Webster of Milton; four grandsons; two step-granddaughters; several great-grandchildren and great-great-grandchild~ ren: and one brother: Ben, of Pittsfield.; Preceded by a daughter, Florine Webster; a grandson, Ted Dale; five brothers and one sister.

RENOUD, Kenneth W.; b: 3 Nov 1909, near Pearl, IL.; d: 25 Sep 1995, Pittsfield, IL. (I11ini Hosp); Bu: Green Pond Cemetery, near Pearl, IL.; M: Susan E. Hall on 30 Dec 1930 in Pittsfield, IL.; FA: Edward Renaud; MO: Mary Long; Resident of Pittsfield, IL.; Survived by his wife of the Pittsfield Manor Nursing Home; two sons: Russell O. Renoud (wife, Joan) of Bluffs and Dallas K. Renoud (wife, Karen) of Jacksonville; five grand and eight great-grandchildren.; Preceded by twin brothers: Roland and Russell, who died in infancy.

RENOUD, Susan E. (Hall); b: 9 Sep 1912, Sehorn, IL.; d: 19 Jan 1996, Pittsfield, IL.; Bu: Green Pond Cemetery, near Pearl, IL.; M: Kenneth W. Renoud on 30 Dec 1930 in Pittsfield, IL.; FA: Claude William Hall; MO: Maggie Phillips; Husband preceded in death 25 Sep 1995.; Resident of Pittsfield, IL.; Survived by two sons: Russell O. (wife, Joan) Renoud of Bluffs and Dallas K. (wife, Karen) Renoud of Jacksonville; five grand and eight great-grandchildren; two sisters: Dorothy Jansen of Peoria and Claudine Cutforth of the Pittsfield Manor Nursing Home; three brothers: Dallas Hall of El Dara, Lester Hall of New Canton and Walter Hall of Pittsfield; and several nieces and nephews.; Preceded by one sister: Mabel Wardn; and four brothers: Norman, Claude Jr., Charles and William Hall.

RENSHAW, George F.; b: 11 Jul 1923, Tallula, IL; d: 1 Oct 1996, Jacksonville, IL (Passavant Hosp); Bu: Pleasant Plains, IL; FA: Benjamin Renshaw; MO: Hilda Meyer; Resident of 1316 Tendick St., Jacksonville, IL; Survived by several cousins. Preceded by one son in infancy.

RENSCH, Tyler Roland; b: 22 Jan 1940, Highland Park, IL.; d: 21 Oct 1976; Bu: Mt. Sterling Cemetery; M: Linda Barrett on 12 Nov 1966 in Mt. Sterling, IL.; FA: Marshall Paul Rensch; MO: Maxine Lillian Isele; Resident of Route One, Mt. Sterling, IL.; Survived by his wife; two sons: Christian and James; a daughter: Stacey; and a foster son: Clarence Langan; his parents: Mr. & Mrs. Marshall Rensch of Evanston; his grandparents: Mr. & Mrs. Paul Rensch, also of Evanstone; a sister: Mrs. Don (Marsha) Fielding of Lake Zurich, IL; two nieces and a nephew.; He was the grandson of the late James and Lillian Greenwell.

RENTFROW, Robert J.; b: 20 Feb 1974, Jacksonville, IL.; d: 6 Dec 1991, Industry, IL.; Bu: Neoga Memorial Cemetery, Neoga, IL.; FA: Robert E. Rentfrow; MO: Cathy Ramsey; Resident of Jacksonville, IL.; Survived by his father of Jacksonville; his mother and stepfather: John and Cathy Evans of Shiloh; two sisters: Lisa and Caroline Rentfrow, both of Shiloh; his grandparents: Mr. & Mrs. Roland Rentfrow of Neoga and Lawrence Ramsey of Springfield; his great-grandmothers: Cecilia Walk of Effingham and l1arie Schmidt of Springfield.

RENTLE, Frederick James; d: 2 Jan 1994, London, England; M: Susan E. ; A former resident of Virginia, IL; WWII Vet of the Royal Marine Commando's.; Survived by his wife of Wilson, N.C.; a sister, Joan Spencer; a daughter: Vanessa; and two sons Scott and David, all of London, England.

RETHERFORD, George Lee; b: 7 Feb 1902, White Hall, IL.; d: 19 Apr 1976, White Hall, IL. (Hosp); Bu: White Hall Cemetery; M: Mattie Richard on 19 Aug 1926 in White Hall, IL.; FA: James Retherford; MO: Laura Wells; Resident of White Hall, IL.; Survived by his wife; three children: Mrs. Kenneth (Drina) Beckham of Morrow, Mrs. John (Peggy) Malin of White Hall and Gerald Retherford of Worden; eight grand and seven great-grandchildren; one sister: Mrs. Howard (Eliza) Sorrells of White Hall; and one brother: James Retherford of Jerseyville.; Preceded by one sister and two brothers.

RENTSCHLER, Lucretia Jane; b: 14 Jan 1908, near Concord, IL; d: 18 Apr 1983, Rosedale Home; FA: Howard B. Rentschler; MO: Augusta McCarty; Survivors include one sister: Mrs. W. G. (Frances) Terry of Jacksonville; eight nephews and one niece.; Preceded in death by two sisters and one niece.

RENTZ, Lydia Mae (Leineke); b: 9 Jun 1915, near Cooperstown, IL.; d: 5 Feb 1992, Beardstown, IL. (St. Luke's Nursing Home); Bu: Fami1y Lot, Versailles West Side Cemetery, Versai11es; M: Charles Rentz on 21 Jan 1939 in Pike Co., IL.; FA: Frederick A. Leineke; MO: Minnie Bearh; Husband preceded in death in Jan, 1963.; Resident of Versailles, IL; Survived by one son: Johnnie Rentz of Meredosia ; and one daughter: Ima Rentz of Versailles.; Preceded by one daughter: Rosemary Rentz, who in 1959: and one brother: Fred Leineke, who died in 1970.

RENTZ, Ollie (Rash); b: 30 Jun 1893, Union, Iowa; d: 30 Jun 1983, Ga1esburg, IL. (St. Mary's Hosp); Bu: Hersman Cemetery; M: 1) B. O. Crabtree on 14 May 1911 2) John Rentz on 19 Apr 1948; FA: Everett Rash; MO: Nancy Evelyn Swain; A former Mt. Sterling, IL. resident.; 1st husband preceded in death in 1944; 2nd in 1960.; Survived by a daughter: Helen Aleshire of Galesburg; a sister: Mrs. Lenna Jenkins of Park Falls, Wise.; six grand and three great-grandchildren.

RENZ, John H.; b: 26 Nov 1919, Tallula, IL; d: 29 Aug 1981, Springfield, IL (Memorial Hosp); Bu: Camp Butler Cemetery, Springfield, IL; M: Hazel Langwisch; FA: John Renz; MO: Margareta Husmann; Resident of Hettick, IL; WWII Vet.; Survived by his wife; three daughters: Deborah Campbell of Springfield, Mrs. Robert Gilbertson of Morris and Mrs. Wendell Steivers of Ark.; three sons: Gary of San Diego, Calif., Joe of Hettick and Ed of Virden; and nine grandchildren.

RENZ, Margareta Magratha (Husmann); b: 27 Oct 1888, Mason City, IL; d: 27 Oct 1985, Carlinville, IL (Doral Manor Nursing Home); Bu: Camp Butler National Cemetery, Springfield, IL.; M: John H. Renz; FA: Gerhard Husmann; MO: Catherine Hesse; Husband preceded in death 4 Nov 1957.; Resident of Jacksonville; formerly of Tallula, IL; Survived by two grandchildren; five step-grandchildren; several great-grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews.; Preceded in death by two sons.

RESCHAR, Robert L.; b: 1 Nov 1917, Anderson, Indiana; d: 29 Oct 1982, Tuscon, Arizona; Bu: Tuscon, Arizona; M: Agnes ; Resident of 101 Maguire St., Apt. 131, Tuscon, Ariz.; Survived by his wife; one daughter: Mrs. Gary (Beverly) Winegardner of Bryan, Ohio; two grandchildren.

RESIDE, John L.; b: 2 Apr 1895, Bluff Springs, IL.; d: 21 Jan 1978, Springfield, IL. (Lewis Nursing Home); Bu: Pleasant Plains Cemetery, Pleasant Plains, IL; M: Sarah M. Conner on 5 Apr 1917 in Jacksonville, IL.; FA: William Reside; MO: Ellen Lawler; Wife preceded in death 27 Jan 1975.; A former resident of Ashland, IL.; Survived by five sons: Willard L., Donald L. and Tom, all of Springfield, Kermit G. of Jacksonville and Kenneth D. of Connecticut; two daughters: Mrs. Norman (Joan) Kaplan and Mrs. Donald (Peggy) Dodd, both of Springfield; a sister: Mrs. Blanche Cady of Springfield; 25 grand and six great-grandchildren. Preceded by a son, two brothers and four sisters.

RETHERFORD, Albert "Tuffy"; b: 15 Jul 1908, White Hall, IL; d: 7 Apr 1976, Jacksonville, IL (Passavant Hosp); Bu: White Hall Cemetery; M: Loretta Ravlin on 12 Jun 1937; FA: James Retherford; MO: Laura Wells; Resident of White Hall, IL; Survived by his wife; one stepdaughter: Mrs. Joe (Barbara) Carmody of Carrollton; nine grand and two great-grandchildren; a sister: Mrs. Howard (Eliza) Sorrells of White Hall; and two brothers: George Retherford of White Hall and James Retherford of Jerseyville.; Preceded by one son, Russell, one daughter, Betty, and one sister.

RETHERFORD, Doris I. (Taylor); b: 25 Feb 1922, Greene Co., IL; d: 24 Aug 1984, Carro11ton, IL (Boyd Mem Hosp); Bu: Carroll ton City Cemetery; M: James Retherford, on 11 Sep 1937 in St. Charles, Mo.; FA: William Taylor; MO: Abbie Pointer; Resident of Wrights, IL; Survived by her husband; three daughters: Mrs. Duane (Katherine) Young of Wrights, Mrs. Jay (Carol) Wilson of Carlinville, Mrs. John (Connie) Calcari of Carlinville; three sons: Charles of Rock Falls, Francis of Carrollton, John of Sterling; 21 grand and 7 great grandchildren; three sisters: Mildred Meyers of Atlanta, Ga., Inez Patterson of Chatham, Mrs. Kenneth (Martha) Henneberg of White Hall; and two brothers: Dean Taylor of Arkansas and Robert Taylor of Norfolk, Va.

RETHERFORD, Lee T. "Jim"; b: 24 Aug 1918, Carrollton, IL; d: 4 Sep 1992, Carrollton, IL (Boyd Hosp); Bu: City Cemetery, Carrollton, IL; M: Doris I. Taylor on 11 Sep 1937 in St. Charles, Mo.; FA: Charles Retherford; MO: Le1a Jackson; Wife preceded in death 24 Aug 1984.; Survived by two daughters: Katherine Young of White Hall and Carol Wilson of Carlinville; three sons: Charles Retherford of Rock Falls, Francis Retherford of Carrollton and John Retherford of Sterling; 22 grand and 24 great~grandchildren; and three brothers: Ralph of Jacksonville, Bill of Carrollton and Charles of Rock Falls.; Preceded by a son: Jim; a daughter: Connie Calcari; a brother: Clyde; a sister: Louise Keele; and an infant brother and sister.

RETHERFORD, Lela E. (Jackson); b: 30 Apr 1894, Pike Co., IL; d: 24 Apr 1979, Carrollton, IL (Boyd Hosp); Bu: Carrollton City Cemetery; M: Charles Retherford in 1910; FA: John Jackson; MO: F1ura Belle Smart; Husband preceded in death in 1972.; Resident of Carrollton, IL; Survived by these children: Mrs. Warren (Louise) Keele of Jerseyville, Lee "Jim" of Sterling, Francis "Bill" of Carrollton, Charles Jr. of Rock Falls and Ralph of Jacksonville; 25 grand and 50 great-grandchildren.; Preceded by three sons; one daughter; three brothers and two sisters.

RETHERFORD, Louise (Baumgartner); b: 7 Mar 1927, Carro11ton, IL.; d: 23 Oct 1989, Carro11ton. IL. (Boyd Mem Hosp); Bu: Carrollton City Cemetery; M: Bill Retherford on 26 Dec 1951 in Carro11ton, IL.; FA: Richard Baumgartner Sr.; MO: Nellie Rhoades; Resident of Carrollton, IL.; Survived by her husband; a daughter: Joy Retherford of Carrollton; three sons: Dale and Gary, both of Carrollton, and Don of Florida; eight grandchildren; one great-grandchild; four sisters: Barbara Davidson of Carrollton, Rosemary Sexton of Rockbridge, Betty Dove of Springfield and Mae Gerbrich of Mount Joy, Pa.; and two brothers: Royal Baumgartner of Carroll ton and Harlan Baumgartner of California.; Preceded by a brother: Richard D.; and a sister: Katherine Ashford.

RETHORN, William; b: 13 Sep 1889, Fayette Co., IL; d: 1 Jan 1985, Rushville, IL (Culbertson Mem Hosp); Bu: Oak Grove Cemetery, Beardstown, IL; M: Lillian Gersmeyer on 14 Feb 1926 in Beardstown, IL; FA: Herman Rethorn; MO: Meta ; Wife preceded in death.; Resident of Elmwood Manor Nursing Home, Beardstown, IL; Survived by a daughter: Mrs. Bertha James of Perry; several cousins.; Preceded by a brother, John, and a sister, Bertha.

RETTBERG, Charles Albert "Chick"; b: 27 Mar 1892, Divernon, IL; d: 30 Mar 1981, Quincy, IL (Schapers Hosp); Bu: Sulphur Springs Cemetery, Loami, IL; M: Verna McDevitt Dodge on 7 Jul 1945; FA: Ernest Rettberg; MO: Fannie Klein; Resident of the Illinois Veterans Home, Quincy, IL; formerly of New Berlin and Loami, IL; Wife preceded in death 18 Dec 1977.; WWI Vet.; Survived by a daughter: Mrs. Lane (Margaret) McGrath of Golden, Colo.; two grandchildren; and a brother: Fred of Lafayette, Indiana. Preceded by several brothers and sisters.; [Was a blacksmith and welder in this area; and a former mayor of Loami, IL]

RETZER, Dorcas Anne (Schroeder); b: 23 Oct 1932, White Hall, IL; d: 4 Aug 1990, Abilene, Tex.; Bu: Manchester Cemetery, Manchester, IL; M: Kenneth A. Retzer on 19 Apr 1953 in Jacksonville, IL; FA: William Walter Schroeder; MO: Carrie Gertrude Cryder; Resident of Abilene, Tex.; formerly of Normal and White Hall, IL; Survived by her parents of White Hall; her husband: two sons: Martin Wayne Retzer of Stickney and Kent Arnold Retzer of Paragould, Ark.; one daughter: Sheryl Kay Retzer of Abilene, Tex.; five grandchildren: Robert Michael, Joshua, David and Nathan Retzer; three brothers: William Dean of Decatur, Gary Dee of Chicago and David Gayle Schroeder of Roodhouse; five sisters: Mrs. Gerald (Shirley) Berg of Virden, Mrs. Willis Gaye (Carol Colleen) McEvers of Winchester, Mrs. Weldon (Grace Edith) Cooper and Janice Sue Wyatt, both of White Hall and Dorothy Holden of Jacksonville.

RETZER, Myrtle V. (Brangenberg); b: 7 Sep 1904, Kampsville, IL.; d: 22 Jun 1990, Pittsfield, IL. (Illini Commty Hosp); Bu: Retzer Cemetery, near Kampsville, IL.; M: George L. Retzer on 28 Jan 1924; FA: Valentine Brangenberg; MO: Ruth Sibley; Husband preceded in death 12 Sep 1967.; Resident of Pittsfield, IL.; Survived by one son: Lewis E. "Emerson" Retzer of Kampsville; and three sisters: Hazel Calvert of East Alton, Elsie Miner of Hereford, Tex. and Grave Vetter of Pearl.; Preceded by seven half brothers and half sisters and one brother and one sister.

REUCK., Robert J.; b: 5 Sep 1918, Brookfield, Mo.; d: 23 Feb 1995, Weslaco, Tex. (Knapp Med Center); Bu: Antioch Cemetery; M: Blanche Eades on 23 Jun 1946 in Jacksonville, IL; FA: Nathaniel Reuck; MO: Sarah E. McLaughlin; Resident of Weslaco, Tex.; formerly of Jacksonville.; WWII Army Vet.; Survived by his wife; two daughters: Mrs. Keith (Harriet Ann) Curtis of Burke, Va. and Mrs. Stephen (Jennifer) Almond of New South Wales, Australia; one son: Stephen Eades (wife, Nancy) Reuck of Jacksonville; and seven grandchildren.; Preceded by one brother: Aaron Reuck.

REUSCH, Harold; d: 26 Apr 1982, Marshfie1d, Wisc.; Bu: [Body donated to science]; M: Irene Claywell; Resident of Marshfie1d, Wisc.; was 65 years of age at death.; Survived by his wife of Sarona, Wisc. (formerly of Winchester. IL); a son: Jerry of Shullsburg. Wisc.; a daughter: Susan of Iowa City. Ia.; three grandchildren; a sister-in-law: Catherine Pittenger of Winchester.

REUTTER, Harold George; b: 12 Sep 1919, Syracuse, Neb.; d: 22 Mar 1992, White Hall, IL.; Bu: Immaculate Conception Cemetery, Union, MO.; M: Mary Loretta Peters on 28 May 1949 in New Haven, Mo.; FA: Louis G. Reutter; MO: Adelia Bade; Wife preceded in death 25 May 1984.; Resident of White Hall, IL.; WWII Army Vet.; Survived by one son: Michael Louis Reutter of Union, Mo.; one daughter: Karen Elizabeth Voigts of White Hall; three grandchildren; one brother: Douglas Reutter of Phoenix, Ariz.; and one sister: Mary Lou Phipps of Decatur.; Preceded by one son: Mitchell Gerard Reutter.

REVEAL, George; d: 5 Feb 1976 - Moline, IL; M: Lavalla Hohn; FA: Charles Reveal; MO: Hattie ; Survived by his wife; a son: Robert; six grandchildren and two great-grandchildren; following brothers and sisters: Kenneth of East Moline, Oren of Woodson, Velma Hazelwood of Jacksonville, Zelma Dawdy of Roodhouse, Opal Zora of East Moline, Eileen Winters of Carrollton and Wilma Carter of Rockbridge.; Preceded by two brothers and a sister.

REVEAL, Kenneth Clayborn; b: 30 Aug 1904, Tallula, IL; d: 12 Jul 1976, East Moline, IL; Bu: in the East Moline, IL Area; M: Myrtle E. Strowmatt on 18 Jun 1932 in Roodhouse, IL; FA: Charles Reveal; MO: Hattie Schutz; A former resident of the Roodhouse, IL area.; Survived by his wife; these children: Mrs. Virginia McClellan of Coal Valley, Mrs. Metro Ferrance of Phillipsburg, Pa., Mrs. Ronald Hill of Silvis, Mrs. Dwain Skogland of Moline, Kenneth Jr. of Rapid City and Charles of East Moline; 14 grand and four great-grandchildren; a brother and five sisters: Orene of Woodson and Velma Hazelwood of Jacksonville, Zelma Dawdy of Roodhouse, Opal Zora of East Moline, Eileen Winters of Carrollton and Wilma Carter of Rockbridge.; Preceded in death by one sister, three brothers and two grandchildren.

REVEAL, Kevin; b: 7 Dec 1964, White Hall, IL; d: 29 Sep 1996, Herrin, IL; Bu: City Cemetery, Herrin, IL; M: Tracy Bond - 16 Aug 1996 - Herrin, IL; FA: Art Reveal; MO: Sharon Brant; Resident of Herrin, IL; Survived by his wife; his parents of Herrin; two sons: Christopher and Garrett Reveal, both of Champaign; one daughter: Savannah Reveal of Champaign; two stepsons: Zachary and Dyl~n Frost of Herrin; two sisters: Kim Reveal of Hurst and Kerri (husband, Rodney) Smith of Carterville; two nieces; and several in-laws.

REVEAL, Mildred M. (Anthony): b: 2 Apr 1916, White Hall, IL.; d: 2 Mar 1989, Jerseyville, IL. (Jersey Commty Hosp); Bu: Pine Tree Cemetery, Patterson, IL.; M: Woodrow W. Reveal on 1 May 1935 in White Hall, IL; FA: James Leroy Anthony; MO: Daisy ; Husband preceded in death 3 Dec 1975.; Resident of White Hall, IL; Survived by a daughter: Delores Hardwich of White Hall; two sons: Ronald Reveal of Eldred and Arthur Reveal of Herrin; 14 grand and 14 great-grandchildren; and a sister: Gladys Worrell of White Hall.; Preceded by a son: James; and a brother: Glenn.

REVEAL, Oren E.; b: 7 Mar 1911, Drake, IL.; d: 9 Nov 1989, Jacksonville, IL. (Passavant Hosp); Bu: Pine Tree Cemetery, Patterson, IL.; M: Viola Woods on 24 Apr 1930 in Bowling Green, Mo.; FA: Charles Reveal; MO: Hattie Schutz; Resident of Woodson, IL.; Survived by his wife; four sons: Gerald and Steve, both of Jacksonville, Jim of Chesterfield, Mo. and Wendell of Springfield; seven daughters: Mrs. John (Betty) Farmer, Norma Lowe and Mrs. Sonny (Vickie) Turner, all of Jacksonville, Dolores Krueger of White Hall, Mrs. Brad (Brenda) Fundel of Winchester, Mrs. Keith (Shirley) Rector of New Berlin and Mrs. Robert (Carol) Gilmore of Roodhouse; 32 grand, 27 great-grand children; and three sisters: Mrs. Ralph (Zelma) Dawdy of Roodhouse, Velma Hazelwood of Kampsville and Mrs. Donald (Wilma) Carter of Rockbridge.; Preceded by his parents; two children; a greatgrandchild; four brothers and three sisters.

REVEAL, Viola M. (Woods); b: 18 Oct 1912, Scott Co., IL.; d: 20 Feb 1991, Jacksonville, IL. (Passavant Hosp); Bu: Pine Tree Cemetery, Patterson, IL.; M: Oren E. Reveal on 24 Apr 1930 in Bowling Green, Mo.; FA: Andrew J. Woods; MO: Nellie May Madden; Husband preceded in death 9 Nov 1989.; Resident of Woodson, IL.; Survived by four sons: Gerald Reveal of Jacksonville, Steve Reveal of Grottos, Va., Jim Reveal of Chesterfield, Mo. and Wendell Reveal of Springfield; seven daughters: Mrs. John (Betty) Farmer, Norma Lowe, and Mrs. Sonny (Vickie) Turner, all of Jacksonville, Dolores Krueger of Woodson, Mrs. Brad (Brenda) Fundel of Winchester, Mrs. Keith (Shirley) Rector of New Berlin and Mrs. Robert (Carol) Gilmore of Roodhouse; one brother: James L. Woods of Rockville, Md.; two sisters: Rose Menezes and Mrs. Glen (Barb) Bailey, bot] of Jacksonville; 32 grand and 30 great-grandchildren.; Preceded by one son, one daughter, two brothers, four sisters and two great-grandchildren.

REVIS, Alfreda E. (Shafer); b: 24 Jun 1911, Greene Co., IL.; d: 19 Jan 1979, rural Eldred, IL.; Bu: Hickry Grove Cemetery, Wrights, IL.; M: Delbert H. Revis on 2 Apr 1929; FA: John Shafer; MO: Edna Pembrook; Resident of rural Eldred, IL.; Survived by her husband; these children: Mrs. John (Doris) Raffety of White Hall, Mrs. Fred (Brenda) Rathgerber of Woodridge and Mrs. William (Alinda) Coates of Carrollton; five grandchildren; one great-grandchild; two brothers and a sister: Ralph Shafer of Greenfield, Wayne of Green Valley and Ila Tucker of Roodhouse.; Preceded by three brothers and one sister.

REVIS, Ethel; b: 27 Jan 1893; d: 27 Sep 1981 Jacksonville, IL (Jacksonville Convalescent Center); Bu: Jacksonville East Cemetery; Surviving are one cousin, Susie Carter of Paris, Mo.

REVIS, Grace (Cave); b: 5 Jan 1915, Iowa; d: 9 Feb 1979, Springfield, IL. (St. John's North); Bu: Walnut Ridge Cemetery, Virginia, IL.; M: Emmett Revis; FA: John Edward Cave; MO: Hannah Black; Husband preceded in death in 1970.; Resident of Virginia.; Survived by a son: Ted of Virginia; three stepsons: Jim, Jerry and Raw1eigh, all of Michigan; a stepdaughter: Cecilia Webber of Michigan; three sisters: Mrs. Elizabeth Phelps of Alton, Mrs. Thelma Briggs of Denver, Colo. and Mrs. Hazel Huston of Peoria; two brothers: Dewey Cave of Virginia and Tag Cave of Peoria; and 13 step-grandchildren.; Preceded by a son and a daughter.

REVIS, Helen "Sweetie" (Greenwood); b: 6 Apr 1913, near Virginia, IL.; d: 19 Apr 1985, Beardstown, IL. (Hosp); Bu: Walnut Ridge Cemetery, Virginia, IL.; M: Eddie "Chink" Revis in 1951; FA: Oscar Greenwood; MO: Grace Hogan; Husband preceded in death in 1975.; Resident of Rock Island, IL.; formerly of Virginia.; Survived by two sisters: Mrs. Melvin (Jessie) Mitchell of Virginia and Mrs. Louise Hartnett of Aurora; and several nieces and nephews.

REVIS, Roy; b: 25 Jan 1882, Jacksonville, IL; d: 24 Nov 1979, Jacksonville, IL; M: Ethel Smith; FA: Albert Revis; MO: Jeanette ; Resident of 1002 Cox St., Jacksonville, IL; Survived by his wife; and a daughter: Verna Revis of Jacksonville.

REVIS, Russell Otis; b: 28 Feb 1909, Macoupin Co., IL; d: 4 Nov 1982, Carlinville, IL (Barry's Care Center); FA: John Revis; MO: Stella Fleming; Resident of Palmyra, IL; Surviving are two nephews: Ralph Dawson of Great Bend, Kan.; and Don Dayton of Lake Sherwood, Mo.

REVIS, Virgil F.; b: 8 Apr 1914, Virginia, IL.; d: 25 Feb 1979, Jacksonville, IL. (Passavant Hosp); Bu: Walnut Ridge Cemetery, Virginia, IL.; M: Corrine Logan; FA: Edward Revis; MO: Mary Chaney; Resident of Virginia, IL.; Vet.; Survived by his wife; one sister: Mrs. Helen Toedtili of St. Louis, Mo.; and one brother: Warren of Peoria.; Preceded by three brothers.

REX, Chester H.; b: 24 Apr 1908, St. Louis, Mo.; d: 22 Jun 1979, St. Louis Co., Mo.; Bu: Carrollton City Cemetery, Carroll ton, IL; M: June Hubbard in 1931 in St. Louis, Mo.; FA: William Rex; MO: Arme1ia Walkenhorst; Resident of St. Louis Co., Mo.; Survived by his wife; two children: Kathryn Huffman of St. Louis, Mo. and Ronald of Florida; and two grandchildren.; Preceded by two brothers.

REX, Edward A.; d: 2 Nov 1983, East Chicago, Ind. (St. Catherine's Hosp); Bu: Concordia Cemetery, Hammond, Indiana; M: Ingeborg ; WWII Vet.; Survivors include his wife; his mother: Mrs. Alice Moore of Francisvi1le, Ind.; one daughter: Mrs.Larry (Elizabeth) Landfried of Austin, Tex.; two sons: The Rev. Ernst Rex of Faith Evangelical Lutheran Church of Jacksonville; Daniel Rex, at home; three sisters: Mrs. Eston (Ruby) Perry of Mt. View, Mo.; Mrs. John (Fay) Ranus of Wiminac, Ind.; Mrs. Jerry (Eunice) Carter of Logansport, Ind.; four brothers: Albert Rex of Plymouth, Ind.; Kenneth Rex 0f Highland, Ind ,; Robert Rex and Richard Rex of Napa, Calif.; and one grandson: Nicholas Rex of Jacksonville.

REX, Frank T.; b: 23 Apr 1904, Germany; d: 26 Nov 1994, Jacksonville, IL. (Passavant Hosp); Bu: City Cemetery, White Hall, IL.; M: Margaret Mary Baker on 23 Jul 1927 in Newton, IL.; FA: Joseph Rex; MO: Josephine Klauber; Wife preceded in death 25 Nov 1982.; Resident of White Hall, IL.; Survived by one daughter: Jeanne Tiemann of Jacksonville; three grand and five great-grandchildren.; Preceded one grandson; one brother; and by three sisters.

REX, Margaret Mary (Baker); b: 13 Feb 1909, - Effingham, IL; d: 25 Nov 1982, White Hall, IL (Hosp); Bu: White Hall Cemetery; M: Frank Rex on 23 Jul 1927 in Newton, IL; FA: William R. Baker; MO: Mary Louge; Resident of White Hall, IL; Surviving are her husband; a daughter: Jeanne Tiemann of Chatham; three grand and three greatgrandchildren; and a sister: Lois Wooley of Decatur.; Preceded in death by one grandchild.

REXROAD, Mabel (Parks); b: 30 Sep 1894, Greene Co., IL; d: 29 Dec 1981, Carrollton, IL (Reisch Mem Nursing Home); Bu: Rose Hill Cemetery, Greenfield, IL; M: Ted Rexroad on 7 Jun 1929 in Rolla, Mo.; FA: Elmer Parks; MO: Hattie Allen; Resident of rural Greenfield, IL; Survived by her husband; two sons: Dr. Jack Rexroad of Woodland, Calif. and Myron Rexroad of Greenfield; seven grandchildren; a sister: Mrs. James (Frances) Ford of Greenfield; and two brothers: Allen G. Parks of Carlisle, Ind. and James Wilbur Parks of Roscoe.; Preceded by two sisters: Mrs. Faye Wagner and Mrs. Clara Read; and a grandchild.

REXROAD, Ted T.; b: 23 Aug 1901, Bible Grove, IL.; d: 15 Sep 1983, Jacksonville, IL (Passavant Hosp); Bu: Rose Hill Cemetery, Greenfield, IL.; M: Mabel Parks on 7 Jun 1929 in Rolla, Mo.; FA: James H. Rexroad; MO: Nancy Byrnes; Resident of Greenfield, IL; Wife preceded in death 29 Dec 1981.; Survivors include two sons: Jack of Woodland, Calif. and Myron of Greenfield; seven grand children; and one brother: Charles of Colorado Springs, Colo.; Preceded in death by one brother: Roy; and one grandchild.

REXROAT, G. R. "Rocky"; b: 20 Apr 1914, Scotland, McDonough Co., IL; d: 9 Nov 1996, Rushville, IL; Bu: City Cemetery, Rushville, IL; M: Eileen Andre on 9 Dec 1942 in Palmyra, IL; FA: James W. Rexroat; MO: Dovie I. Woods; Resident of Rushville, IL; WWII Army Vet.; Survived by his wife and several nieces and nephews.; Preceded by three brothers: Ralph Claire in infancy, Wayne and Max; and two sisters: Mabel Garrison and Mary E. Quillen.

REXROAT, Harriette (Six); b: 14 Dec 1904, Merritt, IL; d: 25 Nov 1996, Tucson, Ariz.; Bu: Calvary Cemetery, Jacksonville, IL; M: 1) E. C. Leonard in June, 1924 in Jacksonville, IL 2) Frank L. Rexroat in December, 1946; FA: Fred B. Six; MO: Edith Ferguson; 1st husband died in 1945; 2nd died 27 Apr 1966.; Resident of Tucson, Ariz.; formerly of J'vil1e, IL; Survived by two daughters: Mrs. William (Anna Lee) Schafer of Tucson~ Ariz. and Ruth Frances Leonard of Chicago; and two sons: John E. "Jack" (wife Audrey) Leonard of Jacksonville and Fred Leonard of Davenport, Iowa; ten grand and eight great-grandchildren.; Preceded by one brother in infancy.

REXROAT, James Edward; b: 29 Aug 1909, northwest of Concord, IL.; d: 26 Aug 1995, Columbia, Mo. (Boone Hosp); Bu: Concord Cemetery, Concord, IL.; M: Gladys Marie Brock on 2 Aug 1930 in Lacon, Mo.; FA: Charles Edward Rexroat; MO: Margaret Annetta Filson; Resident of Clark, Mo.; Survived by his wife; four sons: James Edward Rexroat of Phoenix, Ariz., Charles Eugene Rexroat of Kewanee, John Brock Rexroat of Centralia, Mo. and Richard Joseph Rexroat of Columbia, Mo.; three daughters: Theresa Annetta Timmermans of Merrimack, N.H., Margaret Evelyn Decker of Rogers, Ark. and Gladys Marie Greene of Pea Ridge, ark.; eight grand and seven great-grandchildren.; Preceded by two sisters: Gracye Alice Rexroat Braner of Concord and Mary Elizabeth Rexroat Knifley Thorsen of California; and two grandchildren.

REXROAT, Margaret E. (Haynes); b: 25 Feb 1913, Franklin, IL; d: 29 Jun 1986, Jacksonville, IL (Passavant Hosp); Bu: Memorial Lawn Cemetery; M: Alden Earl Rexroat on 4 Oct 1935 in Jacksonville, IL; FA: George B. Haynes; MO: Lillian Bell Jackson; Husband preceded in death 13 Aug 1971.; Resident of R.R. 3, Jacksonville, IL; Survived by one son: George A. Rexroat of Jacksonville.; Preceded by two brothers.

REXROAT, Max Woods; b: 7 Aug 1917, Pennington Point, McDonough Co., IL.; d: 11 Oct 1993, Macomb, IL. (McDonough Dist Hosp); M: Melba Todd on 23 Dec 1938 in Palmyra, Mo.; FA: J. W. Rexroat; MO: Dovie Irene Woods; Resident of Rushville, IL.; WWII Army Vet.; Survived by his wife; two sons: Dr. Ronald Rexroat of Macomb and Robert Rexroat of Rushville; four grandchildren; one brother: Roscoe "Rocky" Rexroat of Rushville; and one sister: Mrs. Wayne (Mary Eleanor) Quillen of Rushville.; Preceded by one sister: Mabel Garrison; two brothers: Wayne and Ralph; and one nephew.

REXROAT, Ramona Maxine (Walraven); b: 23 Feb 1913, Industry, IL.; d: 13 Sep 1988, Springfield, IL. (Memorial Med Cntr); Bu: Rushville City Cemetery; M: Wayne Rexroat in Nov, 1934; FA: Harvey Walraven; MO: Rose Roe; Husband preceded in death 1 Feb 1971.; Resident of 727 N. Congress St., Rushville, IL.; Survived by two brothers: Gale Walraven of Industry and Dale Walraven of Indian Head Park; one sister: Marie Lawyer of Macomb; and numerous nieces and nephews.; Preceded by her parents; one son: Scott; two infant sons; one brother: Forest; one sister: Mildred; and triplet infant sisters.

REXROAT, Rena R.; b: 7 Nov 1896, Cass Co., IL; d: 1 Feb 1990, Virginia, IL (Walker Nursing Home); Bu: Arcadia Cemetery; FA: John C. Rexroat; MO: Euphemia Brown; Resident of Virginia, IL; Survived by a niece: Mrs. Glen (B. J.) Herzberger of Bluff Springs; and four great-nephews and a greatniece: Jeffery Herzberger of Miamisburg, Ohio., Sue Herzberger of Anchorage, Alaska, John Herzberger of San Jacinto, Calif., Lynn Herzberger of Phoenix, Ariz. and Matt Herzberger of Chandler, Ariz.; Preceded by a brother and a sister.

REXROAT, Rollo T.; b: 6 Jan 1893, Cass Co., IL; d: 16 Nov 1979, Jacksonville, IL (Passavant Hosp); Bu: Walnut Ridge Cemetery, Virginia, IL; M: Irene ; FA: George W. Rexroat; MO: Nellie V. Petefish; Resident of Virginia, IL; Survived by his wife; three sisters: Miss Verna L. Rexroat of Virginia, Mrs. Fred (Mary R.) Bailey of Jacksonville and Mrs. Virginia R. Jell of Chicago; a nephew: Fred Bailey of Jacksonville; a grand-nephew and two grand-nieces.; Preceded by a brother: George in 1966.

REXROAT, Ruth (McDonald); b: 14 Feb 1901, Morgan Co., IL.; d: 5 Jul 1982, Jacksonville, IL (Modern Care Nursing Home); Bu: Diamond Grove mausoleum; M: William Bailey Rexroat, Jr. on 19 Dec 1923; FA: James L. McDonald; MO: Louella Henderson; Survivors include one son: Carroll D. Rexroat of Jacksonville; one grandson: David Rexroat of Dallas, Texas; one granddaughter: Karen Danner of Jacksonville; and one great-granddaughter; one sister: Nellie Mae Crum and one brother: Charles McDonald, both of Jacksonville.

REXROAT, Vernon E.; b: 23 Sep 1897, Arenzville, IL.; d: 2 Apr 1976, Edinburg, Texas; Bu: Arcadia Cemetery; M: Rosa1and Rendelman on 31 Jan 1925; FA: William Rexroat; MO: Nora Decker; Resident of Edinburg, Texas.; Survived by his wife; two daughters of Virginia Dorn Petersburg and Grace Vea of Rustin, Virginia five grandchildren; several nieces, nephews and cousins.

REYNOLDS, Anna (English); b: 15 Mar 1887, Roodhouse, IL.; d: 16 Oct 1976, Jacksonville, IL. (Meline Nursing Home); Bu: Fernwood Cemetery, Roodhouse, IL.; M: Willard Reynolds on 31 Dec 1904; FA: John English; MO: Lydi Jones; Husband preceded in death.; Resident of Roodhouse, IL.; Survived by two grandchildren: Robert Reynolds of Iowa and Pat Reynolds of Roodhouse.; Preceded in death by two children.

REYNOLDS, Arthur R.; b: 31 Oct 1885, Cass Co., IL; d: 9 Feb 1976, Jacksonville, IL (Norris Hosp); Bu: Walnut Ridge Cemetery, Virginia, IL; FA: William Reynolds; MO: Sarah Pearn; Resident of Virginia, IL; Survived by his son: Lee of Virginia; two grandsons: Donald Lee and William F., both of Virginia; and two great-grandchildren.

REYNOLDS, Berry B.; d: 1 Oct 1990, Indianapolis, Ind. (Commty North Hosp); Bu: Oak1awn Memorial Gardens, Carmel, Ind.; M: Paula J. Liljedahl; A resident of Indianapolis, Ind. and Kankakee, IL.; was 75 years of age at death.; Survived by his wife; two sons: David and Paul; and three grandsons.

REYNOLDS, Beula (Stewart); b: 13 Oct 1893, Chandlerville, IL; d: 5 Oct 1976, Springfield, IL (St. John's Hosp); Bu: Bethel Cemetery, north of Chandlerville, IL; M: John F. Reynolds on 14 Feb 1911; FA: Andrew Stewart; MO: Alice Kennedy; Husband preceded in death in 1950.; Resident of Manito, IL; formerly of Chandlerville.; Survived by three daughters: Mrs. Stanley (Florence) Pietraszek of Chicago, Mrs. Wayne ( Betty) Hilst of Manito and Mrs. Pete (Pat) Capizzi of Los Angeles, Calif.; three sons: Thomas of Glasford, John of Rushville and David of Manito; 23 grand and eight great-grandchildren; two brothers: Carl of Pleasant Plains and Victor of Springfield.; Preceded by two sons, one daughter, five grandchildren, five sisters and three brothers.

REYNOLDS, Beulah May (Bratsch); b: 17 Dec 1905, West Salem, IL; d: 29 Jun 1984, Winchester, IL; Bu: Winchester City Cemetery; M: Ralph S. Reynolds in 1923 in Scott Co., IL; FA: Theodore Bratsch; MO: Minnie Penrod; Husband preceded in death.; Surviving are the following children: Mrs. Doris Moore of Pleasant Hill, Mrs. William (Virginia) Ising of Evansville, Ind., George Reynolds of Wood River, Ralph Reynolds Jr. of Chicago Heights; 23 grandchildren several great-grandchildren; three sisters: Mrs. Ada Harrison of Quincy, Mrs. Claude (Cora) Gresham of Roodhouse, Daisy McDade of Winchester; three brothers: John Bratsch of Barrow, Gene Bratsch of Jacksonville, and Harold Bratsch of Rock Island.; Preceded by two daughters: Maureen Michael and Mary Jean Bishop; three brothers, two sisters, and three grandchildren.

REYNOLDS, C. L. "Sonny"; b: 7 Nov 1898, Greene Co, IL.; d: 8 Apr 1983 Kansas City, Mo. (St. Mary;s Hosp); Bu: Mount Gilead Cemetery; FA: George Reynolds; MO: Alice Evans; A former resident of Greene Co., IL; Survivors include three daughters, Mrs. Ron (Shirley) Grempler of Crestwood, Mo., Mrs. Ralph (Sandra) Giemer of St. Louis, Mo. and Mrs. Robert (Carolyn) Reddington of Altamonte Springs, Fla.; one son, Donald Reynolds of Carrollton; nine grand and three great-grandchildren.

REYNOLDS, C. Truman; b: 24 Jul 1914, Morgan Co., IL.; d: 12 May 1996, Jacksonville, IL (Barton Stone Nursing Home); Bu: Memorial Lawn Cemetery, Jacksonville, ILM: Una A. Hopper on 15 Aug 1936 in Jacksonville, IL; FA: Charles Edgar Reynolds; MO: Nellie Grant Watson; Resident of 415 Lake St., J'ville.; WWII Navy Vet.; Survived by his wife; one sister: Ruth A. Jones of Jacksonville; and several nieces and nephews.; Preceded by three brothers: Roland, Russell and John Reynolds.

REYNOLDS, Carol B. (Wheeldon); b: 6 Jan 1900, Ky.; d: 4 Dec 1979, rural Rockbridge, IL; Bu: Oak Wood Cemetery, Greenfield, IL; M: Ivan Reynolds; FA: Milton Wheeldon; MO: Matilda Smith; Husband preceded in death 11 Apr 1973.; Resident of Greenfield, IL; Survived by a son: Wayne Reynolds of rural Rockbridge; two sisters: Edith Thorup and Ann Caldwell both of Danville, Ky.; Preceded by one brother.

REYNOLDS, Celia M. (Williams); b: 7 Jan 1902, Fayette, IL.; d: 4 Mar 1991, Carro11ton, IL. (Reisch Nursing Home); Bu: White Hall Cemetery, White Hall, IL; M: C1eatus Reynolds on 24 Oct 1923 in Jerseyville, IL.; FA: Orville Freer Williams; MO: Hettie Mae DeBorde; Husband preceded 18 May 1956.; Resident of Carro11ton, IL.; Survived by two daughters: Phyllis Bushnell of Carrollton and Betty VanGerpen of Cedar Falls, Iowa; one son: Richard Reynolds of White Hall; 12 grand and 13 great-grandchildren.

REYNOLDS, Cheryl Kay; b: 15 May 1959, Chicago Heights, IL; d: 21 May 1981, Corpus Christi, Texas; Bu: [Winchester, IL?]; FA: Ralph Reynolds Jr.; MO: Barbara Arnold; Survived by a daughter: Toshua Ann Reynolds; her parents: Ralph Reynolds of Winchester and Barbara Reynolds of Corpus Christi, Tex.; her paternal grandmother: Beulah Reynolds of Winchester; maternal grandparents: Whorley and Eva Hampton of Bristo, Tenn.; a brother: Ralph "Randy" Reynolds of Bethalto; two sisters: Debra Susan Reynolds of Crete and Robin Renee Reynolds of Corpus Christi; a half-brother: Johnny Bochos and a half-sister: Jody Bochos, both of Corpus Christi.

REYNOLDS, Cindy; b: 22 Feb 1962, Chicago Heights, IL; D: 20 Jul 1977, Corpus Christi, Tex.; FA: Ralph S. Reynolds; MO: Barbara Arnold; Survived by her parents; sisters: Sherri Reynolds and Robyn Reynolds; and half-sister: Jody Bachas, all at home; a brother: Randy Reynolds, serving with the U.S. Army; half-brother: John Bachas of Corpus Christi; sister: Debra Salanas of Crete, IL; her grandmother: Mrs. Beulah Reynolds of Winchester; her maternal grandmother: Mrs. Eva Hampton of Bristol, Tenn.

REYNOLDS, Clarence Robert "Bob"; b: 23 Mar, Greene County, IL; d: 4 Oct 1983. Greenfield, IL.; Bu: White Hall Cemetery; M: Louise Sadler in White Hall, IL.; FA: Clarence Reynolds; MO: Clara Hill; Resident of White Hall, IL.; Wife preceded in death 4 Oct 1964.; Survivors include eight step-children; a half sister: Mildred L. Lockhart of Greenfield; and two half-brothers: Murl Hill and Pruitt Hill, both of Lexington.

REYNOLDS, Donald L.; b: 12 Dec 1935, Winchester, IL; d: 25 Jan 1992, Jacksonville, IL; Bu: Memorial Lawn Cemetery; M: Vera Tankersley on 25 Nov 1960 in Springfield, IL; FA: Fred Reynolds; MO: Elsie Yates; Resident of 307 Sandusky Road, Jacksonville, IL; Air Force Vet.; Survived by his wife; two sons: Lynn Edmonds of Jacksonville and Mar1yn of Hi11sboro, Mo.; a daughter: Debbie Benz of Hillsboro, Mo.; 13 grand-children; and one brother: Jim Reynolds of Jacksonville; and three sisters: Delores Barnett and Phyllis Reynolds, both of Winter Haven, Fla. and Kay Carruth of Eagle Lake, Fla.

REYNOLDS, Dorothea (Scott); b: 26 Oct 1899, Morgan Co., IL; d: 13 Feb 1979, Jacksonville, IL; Bu: Franklin Cemetery, Franklin, IL; M: 1) Carl F. Miller 2) Lynford E. Reynolds on 30 Jun 1943; FA: Curtis E. Scott; MO: Margaret C. Woods; Both husband preceded in death; 2nd on 8 Mar 1972.; Resident of 1902 Southview Court, Jacksonville, IL; Survived by a daughter: Carlotta Yoakum of Jacksonville; and two grandsons: David L. Yoam of Jacksonville and Kevin S. Yoakum of Springfield.

REYNOLDS, Dorothea L.; (Wardell); b 3 Sep 1905, Lawrenceville, IL; d 9 Apr 1991, Joplin, Mo.; Bu: Osborne Memorial Cemetery, Joplin, Mo.; FA: Rev. Hayes R. Wardell; MO: Elizabeth Akin; Resident of Joplin, Mo. with daughter: Doris Reeve.; Survived by ,a son: Byron E. Reynolds of Fort Walton Beach, Fla.; a daughter: Mrs. David (Marjorie) Knight of Jacksonville; 12 grand and 20 great-grandchildren; and a brother: Arthur Wardell of Normal.; Preceded by her parents; a daughter: Doris J. Reeve of Joplin, Mo.; a granddaughter: Julie Knight Lowe of Chapin; and a brother: Donald Wardell of Traverse City, Mich.

REYNOLDS, Edna F. (Lamb); b: 12 Feb 1923, Springfield, IL; d: 19 Oct 1977, Alton, IL (St. Joseph's Hosp); Bu: Memorial Lawn Cemetery, Jacksonville, IL; M: Lynn Reynolds on 19 0ct 1947 in Carrollton, IL; FA: George Edward Lamb; MO: Julia Ann Buchanan; Resident of Alton; formerly of Jacksonville, IL; Survived by her mother of Jacksonville; her husband; two daughters: Marsha J. Kaus of Alton and Mrs. Gary (Judith) Ritter of Prescott, Ariz.; three grandchildren; a brother: Edward J. Lamb of Kansas City, Mo.; and a sister: Mrs. Donald J. Nunn of Peoria; and several nieces and nephews.

REYNOLDS, Elsie (Yates); b: 4 Feb 1911, Winchester. IL.; d: 22 Jun 1976; M: Fred Reynolds in 1929; FA: William C. Yates; MO: Geneva Perkins; Husband preceded in death in Feb, 1969.; Survived by five children: Delores R. Barnett of Winter Haven, Fla., Phyllis J. Reynolds, Donald Lee Reynolds and James R. Reynolds, all of Jacksonville, and Marilyn Kay Carruth of Eagle Lake, Fla.; nine grand and two great-grandchildren; three sisters: Stella Yates and Florence Graybeal of Winchester and Hazel Yates of Champaign; and a brother: Dr. Louis Yates of Peoria.; [Elsie and her sister, Allie B. Burrows, died in the same auto accident.]

REYNOLDS, Elvis L.; b: 6 Apr 1934, Monticello, Ky.; d: 19 Jun 1995, Jacksonville, IL; Bu: Memorial Lawn Cemetery, Jacksonville, IL; M: Bonnie L. Hayes on 1 Sep 1956 in Jacksonville, IL; FA: John Reynolds; MO: Ida Upchurch; Resident of Jacksonville, IL; Army Vet.; Survived by his wife; one son: Andy (wife, Diane; Reynolds of Jacksonville; one grandson; his mother of Jacksonville; one sister: Nona Ortego of Pasadena, Tex.; and two brothers: Harvey Reynolds of Jacksonville and James "Huey" Reynolds of Macon.; Preceded by one sister.

REYNOLDS, Emma Joy (Bourn); b: 7 Oct 1897, Morgan Co., IL; d: 21 Nov 1991, Phoenix, Ariz. (St. Joseph Hosp); Bu: Diamond Grove Cemetery, Jacksonville, IL; M: Howard Lee Reynolds Sr. on l3 Feb 1918 in St. Louis, Mo.; FA: Joseph Bourn; MO: Halle Eiler; Husband preceded in death 13 Jan 1981.; Resident of Sun City, Ariz.; formerly of Jacksonville, IL.; Survived by two sons: Myron Reynolds of Sun City, Ariz. and Howard Reynolds of Jacksonville; two daughters: Mrs. Don (Claribel) Brown of Jacksonville and Mary Ellen Hart of Sun City, Ariz.; 13 grand, 15 great-grand and three great-great-grandchildren.; Preceded by one son; two brothers; and two sisters.

REYNOLDS, Esther A. (Darr); b: 27 Jul 1905, rural Carrollton, IL.; d: 22 Jun 1987, rural Carrollton, IL.; Bu: Memorial Gardens, Eldred, IL.; M: Frank Reynolds on 6 Jul 1929; FA: Marion "Dutch" Darr; MO: Ada Bass; Resident of R.R. 3, Carrollton, IL.; Survived by his husband; a son: Robert of rural Carrollton; two grandsons: Mark and Steve; two great grandchildren: Jolana and Adam; and a sister: Alice Gibler of Carrollton.; Preceded in death by three brothers.

REYNOLDS, Eva E.; b: 21 Nov 1921, Sangamon Co., IL; d: 4 Jun 1991, Jacksonville, IL (Passavant Hosp); FA: Clarence Reynolds; MO: Lucina Dodge; Resident of Jacksonville Convalescent Center, J'ville.; Survived by two sisters: Elsie M. DeLong and Edna Henke, both of Waverly; and several nieces and nephews.

REYNOLDS, Eva Jane (Walton); b: 15 Nov 1894, Athensville, IL.; d: 26 Sep 1981, Jacksonville, IL. (Passavant Hosp); Bu: Winchester City Cemetery; M: Roy Reynolds in 1924; FA: William Walton; MO: Rena Mayberry; Resident of Winchester, IL.; Survivors include a daughter, Mrs. Robert (Marietta) Worrell, Winchester; two step-sons, Clarence Reynolds, Wabash, Minn., Ralph Reynolds, Bell Gardens, Calif; two grandsons, David Worrell, Winchester, and Allen Worrell, Jacksonville; five step-grandchildren and two great-grandchildren.; She was preceded in death by a son, Walton Strawmatt, and two brothers and two sisters.; [Husbanded died in 1980]

REYNOLDS, Everett G.; b: 12 Nov 1893; d: 7 May 1977, Jacksonville, IL (Passavant Hosp); Bu: Diamond Grove Cemetery; M: Alma Hembrough on 17 Jun 1920; FA: Ralph B. Reynolds; MO: Clara Mitchell; Wife preceded in death 20 Aug 1970.; Resident of southeast of Jacksonville.; WWI Army Vet.; Survived by a foster-son: Joe Reynolds of Sycamore; and four brothers: Homer of Glendale, Calif., Howard of Sun City, Ariz., Francis of Waukegan and Merle C. of Jacksonville.

REYNOLDS, F. Eugene; b: 11 May 1906, Morgan Co., IL; d: 30 Apr 1985, Beardstown, IL (Hosp); Bu: Ashland Cemetery; M: Marjorie Wilhite in 1936 in Virginia, IL.; FA: William Reynolds; MO: Maude Shirtcliffe; Resident of Ashland, IL; Survived by his wife, of Ashland; a daughter: Mrs. Russell (Dolores) Tapken of Ashland; and three grandchildren.; Preceded in death by a sister.

REYNOLDS. Francis Eugene; b: 8 Oct 1901, Jacksonville. IL; d: 27 Nov 1990, Oxford. Miss. (Baptist Mem Hosp); Bu: Eastover Memorial Cemetery. Oxford, Miss.; M: Vida White; FA: Ralph Reynolds; MO: Clara Mitchell; Resident of Waukegan. IL; Survived by his wife; one son: William Reyonlds of Oxford, Miss.; eight grand and four great-grandchildren.; Preceded by a son: Richard J.; and five brothers: Merle, Howard, Homer, Everett and Ralph Jr.

REYNOLDS, Frank; b: 13 Apr 1906, Carro11ton, IL.; d: 11 Sep 1989, Carro11ton, IL.; Bu: Memorial Gardens Cemetery, Eldred, IL.; M: Esther Darr on 6 Jul 1929 in Carroll ton, IL.; FA: Eli Reynolds; MO: Ida Hastings; Wife preceded in death 22 Jun 1987.; Resident of Carrollton, IL.; Survived by one son: Robert Reynolds of Carrollton; two grand and two great-grandchildren; and one brother: Jim Reynolds of Quincy.; Preceded by one brother: Howard.

REYNOLDS, George Allan; b: 26 Nov 1910, Perry, IL.; d: 20 Nov 1988, Pittsfield, IL. (I11ini Commty Hosp); Bu: McCord Cemetery, Perry, IL.; M: Luella Hannant on 22 Aug 1952 in Arlington, Va.; FA: Husted A. Reynolds; MO: Nellie Reynolds; Resident of Perry, IL.; WWII Vet.; Survived by his wife of Perry; one son: Husted Reynolds of Perry; one daughter: Mrs. Jose (JoHanna) Borjon of Sherman; three grandchildren: Leah, Faith and Paige Borjon of Sherman; a brother-in-law: Don Hannant of Griggsville; one niece; and four nephews.; Preceded by his parents and an infant son: Zadoc.

REYNOLDS, Gertrude M. (Koster); b: 6 Nov 1908, Car1inville, IL.; d: 25 Dec 1986, Carro11ton, IL. (Reisch Mem Nursing Home); Bu: St. John's Cemetery, Carro11ton, IL.; M: Vernon Reynolds on 3 Oct 1934 in Carro11ton, IL.; FA: Theodore Koster; MO: Christina Groeting; Resident of Carro11ton, IL.; Survived by her husband; three daughters: Mrs. Robert (Verna Mae) Steinacher, Mrs. William (Marjorie) Shade and Mrs. Robert (Donna) Lurton, all of Carrollton; eight grand and four great-grandchildren; a sister: Anna Edwards of Carrollton; and a brother: Theodore Koster of Eldred.; Preceded by a son, three brothers and a halfbrother.

REYNOLDS, Grace Eunice (Elliott); b: 19 Jun 1909, Waverly, IL; d: 22 Nov 1981, Franklin Grove, IL (Health Care Ctr); Bu: Prairie Repose Cemetery, Amboy, IL; M: William "Ed" Reynolds; FA: Leslie Elliott; MO: Jose Hiler; Husband preceded in death 24 Jan 1981.; Survived by five sons: James Graham of Oregon, David Duncan of Dixon, Lavelle Reynolds of Brea, Calif, Clifford Reynolds of International Falls, Minn., Marvin Reynolds of None, Wise.; one daughter: Mrs. Kenneth (Eunice) Dipple of Oregon; one brother: Logan Elliott of Waverly; 17 grand and 11 great grandchildren.

REYNOLDS, Hattie Hamm (Reynolds); b: 13 Jun 1885, Springfield, IL.; d: 12 May 1977, Jacksonville, IL. (Convalescent Cntr); Bu: Jacksonville East Cemetery; M: 1) Monroe Hamm 2)[Unknown]; FA: John Reynolds; MO: Nancy Massey; 1st husband preceded in death in 1950.; Resident of Ivanhoe Manor, Jacksonville, IL.

REYNOLDS, Irene E.; b: 8 Sep 1902, Metamora, IL; d: 8 Aug 1983, Jacksonville, IL (Barton Stone Home); Bu: Olio Cemetery, Eureka, IL; FA: Charles H. Reynolds; MO: Angelina Cordes; Former resident of 873 Grove, Jacksonville, IL; She was the last of her immediate family.

REYNOLDS, Irma Ione (Walkup); b: Jan 1894, Stoursville, Mo.; d: 16 Dec 1981, Jerseyville, IL. (Community Hosp); Bu: Tichwoods Cemetery; M: 1) Arthur Lundsford 2) Wade Reynolds ; FA: James L. Walkup; MO: Emma Staley; Resident of Jerseyville, IL.; former longtime Carro11ton, IL. resident.; Survivors include five daughters: Mrs. Opal Hardwick, Mrs. Anna Mae Moss and Mrs. Emie (Louis) Tolbert, all of Carrollton; Mrs. Elsie Lewis of Centralia, Mo. and Mrs. Lloyd (Lula Belle) Cook of Galt, Ill.; three sons: Raymond Lundsford of Alton; James Reynolds of Tampa, Fla. and Herman Reynolds of Plano, Texas; 20 grand and 32 great-grand children; two brothers: Carver Walkup and Gilbert Walkup, both of Columbia, Mo.; Preceded in death by three children, one sister and one brother.; [Both husbands preceded in death; 2nd one in 1955]

REYNOLDS, James A.; b: 25 Feb 1925, Waverly, IL.; d: 22 Jun 1979, Williamsburg, Va.; Bu: Virginia; M: Letha Boyer; FA: Clarence Reynolds; MO: Lucinda Dodge; Resident of 154 Sheppard Dr., Williamsburg, Va.; Army Vet.; Survived by his wife; these children: Joyce Easter, Mrs. Ron (Sheryl) Hugate and Mrs. Jerry (Diana) Tennis, all of Williamsburg, Donna Reynolds of Newport News, Va. and James of Ft. Eustic; six grandchildren; these sisters: Edna Henke and Eva Reynolds, both of Jacksonville, Edith Bradley of Lincoln and Elsie DeLong of Waverly.

REYNOLDS, John A.; b: 27 Mar 1903, Monticello, Ky.; d: 28 Jan 1991, Jacksonville, IL. (Passavant Hosp); Bu: Jacksonville East Cemetery; M: Ida Troxell on 6 Aug 1927 in Monticello, Ky.; FA: Charles Reynolds; MO: Nerva J. Spradlin; Resident of 1335 S. Diamond St., Jacksonville, IL.; Survived by his wife; one daughter: Nona Ortego of Arlington, Tex.; three sons: Elvis and Harvey Reynolds, both of Jacksonville and James Reynolds of Macon; 15 grand and 22 great-grandchildren; one great great-granddaughter.; Preceded by a daughter: Betty Stucker; three brothers; four sisters; and one great-granddaughter.

REYNOLDS, James E.; b: 12 Mar 1904, Carrollton, IL.; d: 28 Aug 1996, Quincy, IL. (Blessing Hosp); Bu: City Cemetery, Carro11ton, IL.; FA: Eli Reynolds; MO: Ida Hastings; Resident of Quincy; formerly of Carlinvil1e, IL.; WWII Army Vet.; Survived by several nieces and nephews. Preceded by six brothers: Fred, Wade, Harry, Claude, Howard and Frank Reynolds.

REYNOLDS, John E.; b: 2 Dec 1905, Woodson, IL.; d: 6 Jan 1982, Bloomington, IL. (St. Joseph Hosp); Bu: Park Hill Cemetery, Bloomington, IL.; M: 1) Dorothea Wardell on 31 Jan 1927 2) Lucille Douglas Lewis on 20 Jul 1969 in Bloomington, IL.; FA: Charles E. Reynolds; MO: Nellie Watson; Surviving are the following children from his first marriage: Mrs. Doris Reeve of Joplin, Mo.; Byron E. Reynolds of Fort Walton Beach, Fla.; and Mrs. David (Marjorie) Knight of Jacksonville; and his second wife with four stepdaughters. Also: 14 grand and 11 great-grandchildren; several step-grandchildren and several step grand and step-great-grandchildren; a brother: C. Truman Reynolds, and a sister: Mrs. Earl (Ruth) Jones, both of Jacksonville.; Preceding him in death were twin brothers: Russell and Roland.

REYNOLDS, John Harold; b: 24 Oct 1920, St. Louis, Mo.; d: 28 Feb 1995, St. Louis, Mo. (St. Mary's Nursing Home); Bu: DeSoto City Cemetery, De Soto, Mo.; M: Wanda Cox on 5 Jul 1942; FA: James William Reynolds; MO: Ruth Richardson; Resident of Pilot Knob, Mo.; formerly of De Soto, Mo. and Jacksonville, IL.; Survived by two sons: Bruce Smith of Jacksonville and Steve Smith of Decatur; five grand and two great-grandchildren; one brother: Don Atkins of Jacksonville; one sister: Vicky Bryant of Dexter; and several nieces and nephews.; Preceded by his parents; one son: Paul Smith; and one brother: Frank Clifton.

REYNOLDS, Joseph H.; b: 29 Jun 1918, Morgan Co., IL; d: 31 Aug 1987, Jacksonville, IL (Passavant Hosp); Bu: Jacksonville East Cemetery; M: Evelyn Nibouar on 19 Aug 1942 in Philadelphia, Pa.; FA: James Talton Reynolds; MO: Lennie Baker; Resident of 1205 Illinois Ave., Jacksonville, IL; WWII Vet.; Survived by his wife; a son: Robert L. of Jacksonville; a brother: James William of Pontiac; five sisters: Mrs. James (Sally) Luster of Jacksonville, Mrs. Mack (Della) Collins of Kissimmee, Fla., Mrs. Chester (Lucille) Gabhart of Milan, Mrs. Herschel (Dorothy) Ward of Jacksonville and Mary Gosner of Pekin; and several nieces and nephews.

REYNOLDS, Lorraine Virginia (Powell); b: 28 Aug 1927, Hi11view, IL; d: 17 Nov 1995, White Hall, IL; Bu: Pine Tree Cemetery, near Patterson, IL; M: James Reynolds on 22 Mar 1987 in Roodhouse, IL; FA: Alva Powell; MO: Minnie Reese; Resident of White Hall, IL; Survived by her husband; one son: Everett Griffith of White Hall; 3 daughters: Ade1ene Seymoure and Hellen Stewart, both of White Hall, and Virginia Wells of Virginia; 3 stepdaughters: Lisa, Crystal and Michel1e Reynolds, all of White Hall; 13 grand and 17 great grandchildren; one brother: Buck Powell of White Hall; and 3 sisters: :Mi1dred Lockhart of Carro11ton, Margaret Talkington of White Hall and Ava McWhorters of Scottville.; Preceded by one son: Allen; 3 grandchildren; 1 great-great=grandchild; two brothers: Alvin and Albert Powel11 and one sister: Esther McWhorter.

REYNOLDS, Mae Belle (Chamberlin); b: 27 May 1890, Brown Co., IL.; d: 5 Nov 1982, Beardstown, IL. (Long Term Care Fclty); Bu: Drummer Township Cemetery, Gibson City, IL.; M: Andrew Reynolds on 28 Dec 1942 in Foos1and, IL.; FA: George W. Chamberlin; MO: Fannie Irwin; A resident of Mt. Sterling, IL.; Husband preceded in death 2 Jul 1958.; Surviving are a niece: Mrs. Lee (Mary) Dobbs of Timewell; and a nephew: Tom Clark of rural Mt. Sterling.; Preceded in death by four brothers and two sisters.

REYNOLDS, Margaret (Strandberg); b: 16 Sep 1895, Jacksonville, IL.; d: 20 Oct 1978, Jacksonville, IL. (Passavant Hosp); Bu: Diamond Grove Cemetery; M: M. C. Reynolds; FA: A. F. Strandberg; MO: Anna Pierson; Resident of 136 Pine St., Jacksonville, IL.; Survived by her husband; a son: Robert of Kenosha Wisc.; three grandchildren: Kathy, Jim and David, all of Kenosha; a sister: Mrs. Helen Lopartz of Jacksonville; and a nephew: Gary Eckman of St. Louis, Mo.; Preceded by two brothers and a sister.

REYNOLDS, Mary Eloise (Entrikin); B: Murrayville, IL.; d: 6 Oct 1996, Sun City, Ariz. (Walter Boswell Hosp); Bu: (Cremated); M: Myron "Mike" Reynolds on 16 Jun 1940 in Jacksonville, IL.; FA: Charles Entrikin; MO: Lillian E. ; Resident of Sun City, Ariz.; was 77 years of age at death.; Survived by her husband; two sons: Jan R. (wife, Henrietta) of Globe, Ariz. and Paul E. (wife, Tonya) of Phoenix, Ariz.; six grand and three great-grandchildren; one sister: Margie Ledfort of Tucson, Ariz.; and one brother: Keith Entrikin of Decatur.; Preceded by five sisters and three brothers.

REYNOLDS, Mildred E. (Story); b: 1 Nov 1920, Rockbridge, IL.; d: 20 Jan 1986, Springfield, IL. (Memorial Med Ctr); Bu: Fernwood Cemetery, Roodhouse, IL; FA: Nile Story; MO: Pearl Bryant; Resident of Springfield, IL.; Survived by a half-sister: Carole Jean Story of Bloomington; and a cousin: Zada Little of Roodhouse.

REYNOLDS, Myrle C.; b: 10 Apr 1896, Morgan Co., IL; d: 28 Mar 1990, Jacksonville, IL; Bu: Diamond Grove Cemetery; M: Margaret Strandberg; FA: Ralph B. Reynolds; MO: Clara Belle Mitchell; Resident of 136 Pine St., Jacksonville, IL; Survived by a son: Robert L. Reynolds of Kenosha. Wise.; three grandchildren: Kathy Graziani of Kenosha. Wisc. and James Reynolds and David Reynolds. both of Milwaukee; two great-grandchildren: Michael and Nicholas Graziani of Kenosha. Wisc.; and one brother: Francis Reynolds of Waukegan.; Preceded by four brothers: Ralph, Everett, Howard and Homer.

REYNOLDS, Myrtle A. ( Turner); b: 20 Jan 1903, Tallula, IL; d: 28 Apr 1979, Kane, IL; Bu: Mt. Gilead Cemetery; M: Robert Reynolds on 24 May 1924; FA: Max Turner; HO: Amelia Being; Husband preceded in death in 1964.; Resident of Kane, IL; Survived by these children: William of Tucson, Ariz., Paul of Panama City, Fla., Mrs. Donald (Hazel) Thomasson of Kane and Mrs. Dan (Roberta) Hendy of Godfrey; 13 grand and eight great-grandchildren; and two sisters: Susie Springman of Greenfield and Eler Anderson of Carrollton.; Preceded by one grandson, three brothers and three sisters.

REYNOLDS, Marjorie G. (Wilhite); b: 31 Aug 1917, Cass Co., IL.; d: 21 Jun 1991, Jacksonville, IL. (Passavant Hosp); Bu: Ashland City Cemetery; M: Frederick Eugene Reynolds on 7 Nov 1936 in Virginia, IL.; FA: Howard Wilhite; MO: Abby Bertha Green; Husband preceded in death 30 Apr 1985; Resident of Ashland, IL.; Survived by one daughter: Dolores Taapken of Springfield; three grand and three great-grandchildren; two sisters: Hazel Humphrey of Berlin and Elga Mae Isenhower of Bloomington; and several nieces and nephews.; Preceded by her parents; one brother; and three sisters.

REYNOLDS, Ralph Smith Jr.; b: 31 Mar 1933, Winchester, IL.; d: 29 Jun 1994, Chicago Hts., IL.; Bu: City Cemetery, Winchester, IL.; M: Barbara Arnold on 4 Jul 1953 in Bristol, Tenn.; FA: Ralph Reynolds; MO: Beulah Bratch; Resident of Chicago Hts.; formerly of Winchester.; Vet.; Survived by his wife; one son: Ralph "Randy" Reynolds of S. Roxana; two daughters: Debbie Reynolds and Robyn Valentic, both of Corpus Christi, Tex.; four grandchildren; one brother: George Reynolds of Woodriver; and one sister: Virginia Ising of Evansville, Ind.; Preceded by two daughters: Cynthia and Cheryl; and three sisters: Doris, Mary Jean and Maureen.

REYNOLDS, Ruth E. (Whiteside); b: 17 Jul 1932, White Hall, IL.; d: 20 Mar 1991, Carrollton, IL. (Boyd Mem Hosp); Bu: Carrollton City Cemetery; M: Donald L. Reynolds Sr. on 6 Sep 1952 in Carrollton, IL; FA: C. A. Whiteside; MO: Hazel Heberling; Resident of Carrollton, IL.; Survived by her husband; one daughter: Susan Anderson of Carrollton; tW0 sons: Steven Reynolds of Carrollton and Donald L. Reynolds Jr. of Jerseyville; three grandchildren; her mother of Carrollton; and one brother: James Whiteside of Jerseyville.; Preceded by one brother: Robert.

REYNOLDS, Wayne L.; b: 5 Jan 1922, Mason Co., IL.; d: 29 Aug 1993, Chand1erville, IL.; Bu: Chand1erville Cemetery; M: Moneta Collins; MO: Emma ; Resident of Chand1erville, IL.; Vet.; Survived by his mother: Emma Thompson of Beardstown; a son: Charles A. Reynolds of Keystone Heights, Fla.; and two grandchildren.


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