Donald “Donnie” G. Marshall, age 69, of Pekin passed away Sunday, July 16, 2023 at his residence.
Born April 1, 1954 in Salem, he was the son of the late Gale and Imogene Marshall. On May 22, 1982 he married Billie Marshall who survives.
Donnie retired from Child Craft Industries with 34 years of service; he was a member of the Martinsburg Church of Christ.
He is survived by his wife, Billie Marshall; 4 children: Melissa Sue Pennington, Loyd Ray Jacobs, Michael Chad Jacobs, and Chantel Charley; 1 sister: Carolyn Russell; 7 grandchildren: Deanna Hammond, Baylee Jacobs, Kylea Jacobs, Michael Jacobs, Matthew Jacobs, Paxtin Mitchell, and Charlie Pennington; and 8 great grandchildren: Liam Hammond, Adeline Hammond, Miracleigh Jacobs, Miguelee Jacobs, Nealijah Jacobs, Adaline Jacobs, Harley Jacobs, and Bryson Jacobs.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Gale and Imogene Marshall; 1 son Michael Jacobs; 2 sisters: Rita Bierly and Vickie Sue Perlee; and 1 grandson: Meleek Mitchell.
Funeral services will be held at 2:00 p.m. on Tuesday, July 18, 2023 at Hughes-Taylor Funeral Home-Pekin Chapel with Christopher White officiating.
Visitation will be held Tuesday from 11:00 a.m. until time of service at the funeral home. Burial to follow in Martinsburg Cemetery.