EAST PEORIA - Chirisse "Reecie" Fouts, 28, of East Peoria, formerly of California, passed away unexpectedly at 4:47 a.m. on Sunday, March 2, 2014, in the emergency room of OSF Saint Francis Medical Center in Peoria, Ill.
She was born on Oct. 10, 1985, in Dallas, Texas.
Surviving are her mother, Lisa Fouts of East Peoria, Ill.; her father, Andrew Peers of Apple Valley, Calif.; one sister, Acacia Peers of Glendale, Calif.; maternal grandmother, Carol Stroyeck of East Peoria; maternal grandfather, Phillip Fouts of Lucerne Valley, Calif.; and one uncle, Brad Fouts of East Peoria.
Reecie was a 2004 graduate of Lucerne Valley High School in Lucerne Valley, Calif. She completed one year of college working toward her associate degree at Barstow Community College in Barstow, Calif.
Since graduating high school, she was a CNA, working at several facilities in California and Missouri.
She was of the Christian faith.
Cremation rites have been accorded. A memorial service is scheduled for 11 a.m. on Wednesday, March 12, 2014, at Mount Pleasant Church of God in Assumption, Ill., to celebrate Reecie's life.
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