SPRINGFIELD, IL - Shawn Gragg, 40, passed away at 9:25 p.m. on Tuesday, March 4, 2014, at Memorial Medical Center.
Shawn was born February 4, 1974, in Springfield, the son of Joe and Iris Mack Gragg. He married Chantelle Crabtree on July 25, 2006, in Springfield.
Shawn loved cars and music, especially car audio. He won several awards for his work.
He was preceded in death by his maternal grandparents, Edward and Carita Mack; and his paternal grandparents, Wordia and Bernice Gragg.
He is survived by his mother, Iris Gragg, of Springfield; his father, Joe (wife, Diann) Gragg, of Chatham; his wife, Chantelle Gragg, of Springfield; two sons, Spencer Crabtree, of Springfield, and Dayton Gragg, of Florida; two daughters, Marriah Patterson, of Bushnell, and Kindelle Schmulbach, of Sherman; one grandson, Deveon Davis, of Bushnell; and his siblings, Wayne (wife, Jacqueline) Gragg, of Springfield, Michael (wife, Marlena) Gragg, of San Antonio, Texas, Colin Gragg, of Miliani, Hawaii, Jerita Richardson, of Memphis, Tenn., and Shannon Carey, of New York, N.Y.
Cremation will be accorded by Butler Cremation Tribute Center prior to ceremonies.
Memorial Gathering and Memorial Ceremony: Family will receive friends from 4 p.m. until the time of the memorial ceremony at 6 p.m. on Saturday, March 8, 2014, at Kirlin-Egan & Butler Funeral Home, 900 S. 6th St., Springfield, with Rev. Paul Rose officiating.
Memorial contributions may be made to Calvary Temple, 1730 W. Jefferson, Springfield, IL 62702.
Please visit butlerfuneralhomes.com to offer your condolences.