Funeral Services For Lloyd LaMay Are Held Tuesday
Funeral services fro Lloyd LaMay of Monica were conducted by Rev.
Ralph Walters Tuesday afternoon in the Bouton Memorial Home in
Princeville. Mrs. Hayden Cooper was the organist.
Mr. LaMay was
laid to rest in the Princeville cemetery. Pallbearers were John Yess,
Robert Smith, Orville Smith, Glenn Sniff, Cecil Stubbs and James DeBord.
Honorary pallbearers ere W. R. Cordis, O. D. Gingrich, Phillip DeWulf
and Clarence Ramshaw of Elmwood, John Splanger of Eureka and Alvan
Peterson of Andover.
He was born October 15,1913 in Monica, the
son of Ernest and Mabel Leaverton LaMay and passed away in the Methodist
hospital in Peoria, Saturday afternoon, December 8, following a short
illness. He had spent his entire life in the Monica community. He was
engaged in farming until a few years ago. He was united in Marriage to
Miss Edna Teets of Princeville September 27, 1934.
He was a
member of the White’s Grove Baptist church, director of the National
Farm Loan Association and was secretary of Princeville Community high
school board. He was office manager of the Peoria Agriculture
Stabilization Conservation office in Peoria since 1953.
are his wife; a daughter Sharlene at home; his mother, Mrs. Mabel LaMay
of Monica; and one sister, Mrs. Lois Higgs of Monica; and a host of
other relatives and friends.
His father preceded him in death in
Those from a distance attending the funeral services were
Mr. and Mrs. O. Grossmann of Chicago, Mrs. Clayton Plummer of Effingham.
Wilbur Moody of Sugar Grove, Mrs. Walter Klein and Mrs. Oscar Spiege of
Burlington, Ia. Richard Squire and Mrs. Mabel Gierson of Champaign, Mr.
and Mrs. Max Mills, Mr. and Mrs. Albert White, Miss Sadie Walliker, Mrs.
Viola Frazier and Mrs. Phil Rossetter, all of Peoria.