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Merida L. Drake

March 7, 1924 – October 28, 2022 Beason – Merida L. Drake, 98, of Lincoln, formerly of Beason, passed away on Friday, October 28, 2022, at The Christian Village in Lincoln. Funeral Services for Mrs. Drake will be on Friday, November 4, 2022, at 11:00 a.m. at the Lincoln United Methodist Church. Rev. Tami Werschey-Kessinger and Mr. Ryan Edgecombe will officiate. Burial will follow at the Harmony Cemetery in rural Beason. Visitation will be at

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Margaret E. Jones

November 25, 1928 – October 23, 2022 Lincoln – Margaret E. Jones, 93, of Lincoln, passed away at The Lincoln Villages on Sunday, October 23, 2022. Private Graveside Services will be held on Saturday, October 29, 2022, at the Horse Creek Cemetery in Pawnee, Illinois with Rev. Andrew Jones officiating. Cremation Rites have been accorded. Margaret Elizabeth Schroll was born on November 25, 1928, in Auburn, Illinois, the daughter of Frank and Lena Waggoner Schroll.

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Faye Gresham

January 29, 1946 – October 21, 2022 Atlanta — Faye Gresham, 94, of Atlanta, passed away early in the morning on October 21, 2022, at her home. Funeral services for Faye will be held on Wednesday, October 26, 2022, at 11:00 a.m. at the Atlanta Christian Church with visitation before the service from 10:00 a.m. – 11:00 a.m. Her three grandsons will officiate. Burial will follow at the Atlanta Cemetery. Eudena Faye Boward was born

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Crystal I. Tibbs

August 26, 1940 – October 11, 2022 Lincoln – Crystal I. Tibbs, 82, of Lincoln, passed away at 11:55 p.m. on Tuesday, October 11, 2022, at The Christian Village. Graveside services will be held on Saturday, October 22, 2022, at 11:00 a.m. at Holy Cross Cemetery with Rev. Narcis Katambe officiating. Cremation Rites have been accorded. Crystal Irene Bycroft was born August 26, 1940, in Roseville, IL, the daughter of Harold and Pauline Beard Bycroft.

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Evelyn “Evie” L. Meyer

March 21, 1944 – October 17, 2022 Lincoln — Evelyn “Evie” L. Meyer, 78, of Lincoln, formerly of Springfield, passed away on Monday, October 17, 2022, at 10:09 a.m. at her son’s home. Funeral Services for Evelyn will be at 11:00 a.m. on Friday, October 21, 2022, at the Faith Lutheran Church in Lincoln with Rev. Clarence O. Rogers, III officiating. Burial will be in Hartsburg Union Cemetery in rural Hartsburg. Visitation will be held

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Derek Paul Henrichsmeyer

March 29, 1982 – October 9, 2022 Boulder, CO — Derek Paul Henrichsmeyer, 40, of Boulder, Colorado, passed away on October 9, 2022. A Celebration of Derek’s life will be held on Friday, November 25th, 2022, from 1:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m. at the Peasley Funeral Home. Later in the evening, we will toast his life at The Spirited Republic. Derek is survived by his father, Gary Henrichsmeyer and mother, Susan Vickers; one brother, David

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Merida L. Drake

March 7, 1924 – October 28, 2022 Beason – Merida L. Drake, 98, of Lincoln, formerly of Beason, passed away on Friday, October 28, 2022, at The Christian Village in Lincoln. Funeral Services for Mrs. Drake will be on Friday, November 4, 2022, at 11:00 a.m. at the Lincoln United Methodist Church. Rev. Tami Werschey-Kessinger and Mr. Ryan Edgecombe will officiate. Burial will follow at the Harmony Cemetery in rural Beason. Visitation will be at

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Margaret E. Jones

November 25, 1928 – October 23, 2022 Lincoln – Margaret E. Jones, 93, of Lincoln, passed away at The Lincoln Villages on Sunday, October 23, 2022. Private Graveside Services will be held on Saturday, October 29, 2022, at the Horse Creek Cemetery in Pawnee, Illinois with Rev. Andrew Jones officiating. Cremation Rites have been accorded. Margaret Elizabeth Schroll was born on November 25, 1928, in Auburn, Illinois, the daughter of Frank and Lena Waggoner Schroll.

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Faye Gresham

January 29, 1946 – October 21, 2022 Atlanta — Faye Gresham, 94, of Atlanta, passed away early in the morning on October 21, 2022, at her home. Funeral services for Faye will be held on Wednesday, October 26, 2022, at 11:00 a.m. at the Atlanta Christian Church with visitation before the service from 10:00 a.m. – 11:00 a.m. Her three grandsons will officiate. Burial will follow at the Atlanta Cemetery. Eudena Faye Boward was born

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Crystal I. Tibbs

August 26, 1940 – October 11, 2022 Lincoln – Crystal I. Tibbs, 82, of Lincoln, passed away at 11:55 p.m. on Tuesday, October 11, 2022, at The Christian Village. Graveside services will be held on Saturday, October 22, 2022, at 11:00 a.m. at Holy Cross Cemetery with Rev. Narcis Katambe officiating. Cremation Rites have been accorded. Crystal Irene Bycroft was born August 26, 1940, in Roseville, IL, the daughter of Harold and Pauline Beard Bycroft.

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Evelyn “Evie” L. Meyer

March 21, 1944 – October 17, 2022 Lincoln — Evelyn “Evie” L. Meyer, 78, of Lincoln, formerly of Springfield, passed away on Monday, October 17, 2022, at 10:09 a.m. at her son’s home. Funeral Services for Evelyn will be at 11:00 a.m. on Friday, October 21, 2022, at the Faith Lutheran Church in Lincoln with Rev. Clarence O. Rogers, III officiating. Burial will be in Hartsburg Union Cemetery in rural Hartsburg. Visitation will be held

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Derek Paul Henrichsmeyer

March 29, 1982 – October 9, 2022 Boulder, CO — Derek Paul Henrichsmeyer, 40, of Boulder, Colorado, passed away on October 9, 2022. A Celebration of Derek’s life will be held on Friday, November 25th, 2022, from 1:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m. at the Peasley Funeral Home. Later in the evening, we will toast his life at The Spirited Republic. Derek is survived by his father, Gary Henrichsmeyer and mother, Susan Vickers; one brother, David

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