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PIPKIN, Susan Marie  
SPRINGFIELD, IL - Susan Marie Pipkin, 60, passed away Friday, Aug. 28, 2015, at St. John's Hospital. Please see Tuesday's paper for a full obituary. Kirlin-Egan & Butler Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.
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Published in The State Journal-Register on Aug. 30, 2015
PITCHFORD, Bruce D.  
GIRARD, IL - Bruce D. Pitchford, 61, passed away Sunday, Aug. 30, 2015, at St. John's Hospital. Please see Thursday's SJ-R for complete obituary in Bramley Funeral Home in Auburn is in charge of arrangements.
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Published in The State Journal-Register on Sept. 2, 2015
PREWITT, William R.  
BENTON, IL - William R. "Bill" Prewitt, 71, a former Springfield, Ill., resident, passed away Thursday morning, Aug. 27, 2015. Morton & Johnston Funeral Home in Benton is entrusted with arrangements.
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Published in The State Journal-Register on Aug. 28, 2015
PURNELL, Elizabeth I. - Winter Haven  
WINTER HAVEN, FL - Elizabeth I. Purnell of Winter Haven, Fla., formerly of Springfield, Ill., died Tuesday, Aug. 11, 2015, at her home. Born Jan. 31, 1924, in Decatur, Ill., she was the daughter of Robert and Nira Irwin. She married Ernest A. Purnell in 1947, and they were married for 66 years until his death in 2013. She was a graduate of Springfield High School, attended Cottey College and graduated from the University of Illinois in 1947. She was a member and President of the Junior League of Springfield, and was a 70 year member of the PEO. She belonged to Pi Beta Phi Sorority and was a member of Illini Country Club, Cypresswood Country Club, as well as Island Bay and Pentwater Yacht Clubs. She was a member of First Presbyterian Church of Springfield and First Presbyterian Church of Winter Haven. She was employed by the Illinois Historical Society, and served as the secretary for the minority Whip of the Illinois House of Representatives. She was part of the initial staff that founded Sangamon State University and served as the Administrative Assistant to the Dean of the School of Business and Management until her retirement in 1988. She is survived by her two sons, Roger (wife, Marjorie) of Durham, N.C., and Douglas of Winter Haven; four grandchildren; and three great-grandchildren. A memorial service will be held at First Presbyterian Church of Winter Haven at 1 p.m. on Friday, Aug. 28.
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Published in The State Journal-Register from Aug. 26 to Aug. 27, 2015
QUALLS, Loren A.  
PALMYRA, IL - Loren A. Qualls, 80, passed away at 6:48 a.m., Tuesday, Sept. 1, 2015, at Carlinville Hospital in Carlinville, Ill. Arrangements are pending at Calvert & Ferry Funeral Home in Virden, Ill.
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Published in The State Journal-Register on Sept. 2, 2015
RAY, John Vincent  
SPRINGFIELD, IL - John Vincent Ray, 74, passed away Sunday, Aug. 30, 2015, at his home. Arrangements are pending at Bisch and Son Funeral Home, 505 E. Allen, Springfield.
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Published in The State Journal-Register on Sept. 1, 2015
REESE, Jayden Marcus - Springfield  
SPRINGFIELD - Jayden Marcus Reese, 9-month- old was born on November 7, 2014, in Springfield, the son of Alishia Brown and Rovale Reese. Although Jayden's stay here on earth was brief. He brought much laughter, joy and now many memories to those who knew and loved him. He leaves to cherish his memories his parents, Alishia Brown and Rovale Reese of Springfield; sister, Alaysia Reese of Springfield; grandmothers, Latonia Brown, Charlar Carson; grandfathers, Anthony Brown, Donnie Brandon; great-grandparents, Maureen Lee, Onita Brown, Rosie Lowery, Charles Lowery; aunts, Tanishia Brown, Rosalina Reese, Sharda Harris; uncles, Marley Harris, Dustin Carson; great-aunt, Gaylynn Curtis(Jon); great-uncle. Gerald Curtis (Stephanie); and a host of aunts, uncles, cousins, other relatives and family friends. He was preceded in death by his uncles, Marcus Lee; great-great-great Gertrude Lee; great uncles, John Lee, Gary Lee; and cousin, Anthony Adams. Services will be held 11 a.m., Saturday, August 29, 2015, at Walker Funeral Service. Visitation one hour before service. Burial at Oak Ridge Cemetery, Springfield. www.walkerfs.com
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Published in The State Journal-Register from Aug. 27 to Aug. 28, 2015
REESE, Jayden Marcus  
SPRINGFIELD - Jayden Marcus Reese, 9-month- old born on November 7, 2014, son of Alicia Brown and Rovale Reese, died Monday, August 24, 2015, at St. John's Hospital. Services are pending at Walker Funeral Service.
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Published in The State Journal-Register on Aug. 26, 2015
REEVES, Dwight Roger  
DONNELLSON, IL - Dwight Roger "Doc" Reeves, 51, died at 8:32 p.m. on Friday, Aug. 28, 2015, at Hillsboro Area Hospital in Hillsboro, Ill. Bass Patton Dean Funeral Home in Hillsboro is in charge of arrangements.
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Published in The State Journal-Register on Aug. 30, 2015
RENKEN, Wilbur  
MASON CITY, IL - Wilbur Renken, 76, passed away on Friday, August 21, 2015, at his residence. Hurley Funeral Home in Mason City is in charge of arrangements.
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Published in The State Journal-Register on Aug. 30, 2015
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