Kenneth Pearce – Benton, IL

Kenneth Pearce, 91, of Benton passed away on Thursday May 25, 2023 at his home in Benton surrounded by his family.

Mr. Pearce was born in Ewing, IL on December 15, 1931 the son of Carroll Hughes & Erma Q. (Lowry) Pearce.

Kenneth married Judy (Gifford) on June 28, 1958 and she survives.

Mr. Pearce was a member of the Immanuel Baptist Church and was an Army Veteran. He was a member of IBEW 702 in West Frankfort, he enjoyed drinking coffee with his friends and was a craftsman of all trades.

Mr. Pearce is survived by his:
Wife: Judy Pearce of Benton
Son: Les Pearce & wife Vicky of Ewing
4 Grandchildren:
Levi Pearce
Kael Pearce
Isaac Goosby
Amanda Goosby

Kenneth was preceded in death by his Parents, Daughter-Malissa & Brother-Ralph.

Funeral services will be held at 1:00 P.M. on Friday June 2nd at the Morton & Johnston Funeral Home in Benton with Rev. RIchard Lance & Dr. Kirk Kay officiating. Visitation will be from 11:00 A.M. to 1:00 P.M. on Friday at the funeral home.

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