Lonnie D. Fravel Sr.

    Lonnie D Fravel Sr., 63, Geneva, passed away at 12:32 a.m. Saturday, March 29, 2014, at Adams Memorial Hospital in Decatur. 
    He was born Thursday, Dec. 14, 1950, in Decatur to Charles Fravel of Geneva and the late Rosella Fravel.
    Lonnie was a 1969 graduate of Geneva High School.  He was a carpenter who ran a remodeling and construction business in Geneva.
    Lonnie is survived by two daughters Jessica M. (David) Tinkham of Geneva and Patricia Causey of Myrtle Beach, S.C.; two sons, Lonnie (Julie) Fravel of Decatur and Jeromy (Leah) Fravel of Bryant; three sisters Karen Height of Decatur, Cindy Gunter and Teresa Fravel-Cox, both of Geneva; two brothers,  Gary (Kim) Fravel and Brian Fravel, both of Decatur; 16 grandchildren; and four great-grandchildren.
    A service to celebrate his life will be held at 10:30 a.m. Tuesday at Downing and Glancy Funeral Home, 100 N. Washington St., Geneva, with Rev. Wilbur Taylor officiating.     Interment will follow in Riverside Cemetery, Geneva.
     Family and friends may gather to share and remember from 4-8 p.m. Monday at the funeral home.
    Preferred memorials are to the funeral home to help the family with funeral expenses.                                      
    Online condolences may be made at www.glancyfuneralhomes.com.