|Birth: ||Aug. 25, 1942|
|Death: ||Dec. 1, 2007|
London Mills - Charles P. "C. P." Bixby, 65, London Mills, passed away at 2:30 a.m. Saturday (Dec. 1, 2007) at Methodist Medical Center, Peoria.
He was born Aug. 25, 1942, in Middle Grove, the son of Andrew W. and Barbara A. Chapman Bixby.
He is survived by one daughter, Melissa "Missy" Brown of Avon; four grandchildren, Raquel, Saben, Justine and Audrey of Avon; two stepchildren, Dale Schisler of Abingdon and Marcia DeJaynes of Albuquerque, N. M.; two sisters, Barbara A. and Ralph Brushear of London Mills, and Roberta A. and Robert Thompson of Galesburg; one sister-in-law, Mary Bixby of Canton; and several nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by his parents and three brothers, Kenneth S. Bixby, Thomas E. Greene (Tommy) and Gary Greene.
He was raised around the Farmington area. He worked at Gales in Galesburg for 12 years and worked for the city of Plano, Texas, retiring after 15 years. He was a member of the American Legion in Texas. He loved to go mushrooming and play shuffle board.
Graveside service will be at 11 a.m. Wednesday, Dec. 5, at Farmington Cemetery. Family will receive friends 6 to 8 p.m. Tuesday, Dec. 4, at United Methodist Church in London Mills.
Memorials may be made to the Fulton County Heart Association and/or Fulton County American Cancer Society.
Corman Memorial Home, London Mills, is in charge of arrangements.
- Register-Mail, Galesburg, IL, December 3, 2007
Created by: Margaret Whitehurst
Record added: Oct 03, 2012
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