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Harry Vern Darst

Linda Lea Peacock

Glen L. Crum

 

 

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Harry
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Harry Vern Darst, 90, of Macomb, IL, passed away at 9:25 p.m. Saturday, October 12, 2019, at The Elms Nursing Facility in Macomb.  He was born May 31, 1929 in Marietta, IL.  He was the son of the late William and Minnie McGrew Darst.  He married Molly E. Sprinkle April 9, 1953 in Camden, IL.  She preceded him in death on March 29, 2013.  Surviving is his sister, Grace Sprinkle of Macomb, IL and numerous nieces & nephews.  He was preceded in death by two brothers, Lyle and Keith Darst.  Harry enlisted in the United States Marine Corp. in 1948 and was a veteran of the Inchon-Wonsan-Hungham-Chosin Campaigns.  He was discharged in 1952 with the rank of Sergeant.  He worked for Caterpillar, Inc., Haeger Pottery and Cooper Industries before retiring.  He was a member of the Fandon Christian Church.  Graveside funeral services will be held at 2:00 p.m. Friday, October 18, 2019 at Industry Cemetery with Rev. Thomas Spain officiating.  Interment will follow.  Military honors will be conducted by a U. S. Marine Corps honors detail & Schuyler American Legion Post #4. Visitation will be held from 12:00 to 1:00 p.m. on Friday at Worthington Funeral Home.  Memorials may be given to Schuyler American Legion Post #4.

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Linda
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Linda Lea Peacock, 70, of Rushville, IL passed away at 7:14 a.m. Thursday, October 10, 2019 at Culbertson Memorial Hospital.  She was born on June 19, 1949 at LaHarpe, IL a daughter of Harold & Mildred Russell Jones.  She married Wayne Peacock on August 3, 1968 in LaHarpe, IL.  He survives along with her mother Mildred Jones of LaHarpe, IL, (1) son, David Peacock & wife Marilyn of Carthage, IL, (1) daughter, Michelle Chance & husband Mike of Plymouth, IL, (6) grandchildren, Micheal Peacock, Taylor Peacock, Chalyn Chance, Christian Peacock, Matthew Peacock, Autumn Peacock (1) great granddaughter, Kaydon Fowler (1) brother, Alan Jones & wife Vicki of  Milwaukee, WI, (2) sisters, Anita Casey & husband William, Kim Beckner & husband Ed of Tennessee, IL.  She was preceded in death by her father, a brother Steve Jones and two grandsons, Christopher & Cody Peacock. She worked at Webster Industries in Macomb, IL.  She was also employed at Brown’s Restaurant and Snyder-Vaughn Haven Nursing Home, both in Rushville, until retirement.  Linda was a member of the Rushville First United Methodist Church. She volunteered at the Rushville Free Methodist Campgrounds every summer.  She enjoyed softball, bowling and watching her grandkids sporting events.  She & Wayne also loved to go camping. Most of all she loved her dog “Precious”.   Funeral services will be held at 1:00 p.m. Wednesday, October 16, 2019 at Worthington Funeral Home with Mr. David Haney officiating.  Interment will follow in Rushville City Cemetery.  Visitation will be held from 11:00 a.m. until the time of services on Wednesday.  Memorials may be given to the Rushville First United Methodist Church.

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Glen
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Glen Lowell Crum, 103, of Rushville, IL passed away at 5:35 a.m. Tuesday, October 8, 2019 in Culbertson Memorial Hospital.  He was born on May 11, 1916 in Ray, Illinois a son of the late Lucius L. & Millie K. Abbott Crum.   At the age of 7, his family moved to Coffeen, IL.   He graduated from Coffeen High School in 1936. He attended R. G. Letourneau Industrial Art School in Peoria, IL.  He married Maxine M. Sills on October 11, 1936 in Coffeen, IL.  She preceded him in death on December 3, 2012.  They were blessed with three children and began a Christian home and continued their Christian faith the rest of their 76 years together.  He is survived by (2) sons, Gary Crum, Richard Crum & wife Kathy, (1) daughter, Maralene Downs & husband Ronald all of Rushville, IL, (8) grandchildren, (22) great grandchildren, (9) great-great grandchildren and several nieces & nephews.  He was preceded in death by (4) brothers, Hallam, Eugene, Wendell, Don Crum, (1) sister, Louise Edwards and a daughter-in-law, Judy.  Glen was a member of the Free Methodist Church from 1940 to the time of his death and a lifetime member of the Tri-County Gideons since 1948.  He enjoyed working sales at Sears in Peoria, IL and Brown Lynch Scott of Rushville and Canton, IL.  During WWII he was employed at R.G. Letourneau in Peoria, working up to the position of foreman.  Glen worked for The Schuyler Telephone Co. for 36 years.  He started as a lineman in December 1945 and retired in May, 1981 as president, at age 65.  He served on the Culbertson Memorial Hospital Board of Directors, Rushville Chamber of Commerce, Rushville Rotary Club, was an active member of Light and Life Men’s Fellowship, Free Methodist Church Lay Ministries and various Rushville Civic Committees.  Glen’s hobbies were his antique telephone museum, landscaping and lawn work, wood working, reading, writing and traveling.  During his lifetime, he left a spiritual legacy of faith for his family and many others. Funeral services will be held at 10:30 a.m. Monday, October 14, 2019 at the Rushville HOPE Free Methodist Church with Rev. David Ball officiating.  Interment will follow in Rushville City Cemetery.  Visitation will be held from 5:00 to 7:00 p.m. Sunday at the Worthington Funeral Home.  Memorials may be given to HOPE Free Methodist Church or The Gideons International.

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